The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 11 18 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 18 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 12.68% 5.83% 9.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.86% 25.00% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 5
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £313 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £469 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+54.44% -15.09%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Qualifications Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
42 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 29.58% 23.30% 33.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 18 15
Average daily rate £350 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £560 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -21.73%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Croydon region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Croydon region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared.

1 19 (73.08%) SC Cleared
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) Java
3 7 (26.92%) Oracle
4 6 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (19.23%) Scrum
5 5 (19.23%) SQL
5 5 (19.23%) Linux
5 5 (19.23%) JBoss
5 5 (19.23%) Open Source
6 4 (15.38%) Puppet
6 4 (15.38%) vCloud
6 4 (15.38%) Ansible
6 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 4 (15.38%) MS Office
6 4 (15.38%) Project Management
6 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
6 4 (15.38%) VMware
6 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (15.38%) Greenplum
7 3 (11.54%) Selenium
7 3 (11.54%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (11.54%) Ubuntu
7 3 (11.54%) Migration
7 3 (11.54%) Java EE
7 3 (11.54%) jQuery
7 3 (11.54%) Finance

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) JBoss
2 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
2 3 (11.54%) Node.js
2 3 (11.54%) nginx
3 2 (7.69%) Confluence
3 2 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Qpid
3 2 (7.69%) WildFly
3 2 (7.69%) Tornado
3 2 (7.69%) Mule ESB
3 2 (7.69%) Apache TomEE
3 2 (7.69%) iPlanet
3 2 (7.69%) Mule
3 2 (7.69%) Jetty
3 2 (7.69%) Alfresco
3 2 (7.69%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Project
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) OpenShift
1 2 (7.69%) iPaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) HTTP
1 2 (7.69%) VPN
1 2 (7.69%) OpenLDAP
1 2 (7.69%) AMQP
2 1 (3.85%) DMZ
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.54%) MySQL
4 2 (7.69%) Redis
4 2 (7.69%) Riak
4 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.69%) Infinispan
4 2 (7.69%) Big Data
4 2 (7.69%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Selenium
1 3 (11.54%) JMeter
1 3 (11.54%) Maven
1 3 (11.54%) Gerrit
1 3 (11.54%) Gradle
2 2 (7.69%) Mocha
2 2 (7.69%) Artifactory
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) SonarQube
2 2 (7.69%) JUnit
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Introscope
3 1 (3.85%) Ant
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.85%) PhantomJS
3 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Field Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) PC Support
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Field Service Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) DBA
3 3 (11.54%) Field Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Digital Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Digital Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Java Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Java EE
1 3 (11.54%) jQuery
1 3 (11.54%) Spring
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
1 3 (11.54%) REST
2 2 (7.69%) HTML5
2 2 (7.69%) Memcached
2 2 (7.69%) CSS3
2 2 (7.69%) Modernizr
2 2 (7.69%) JSLint
2 2 (7.69%) Backbone.js
2 2 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (7.69%) Restlet
2 2 (7.69%) JAX-RS
2 2 (7.69%) Ember.js
2 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 2 (7.69%) RESTEasy
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Camel
2 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Open Source
2 3 (11.54%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Private Cloud
3 2 (7.69%) W3C
4 1 (3.85%) Psychology
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Ubuntu
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
2 3 (11.54%) CentOS
2 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) Scrum
3 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 4 (15.38%) Project Management
3 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (11.54%) Migration
4 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (11.54%) Data Security
4 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
4 3 (11.54%) DevOps
4 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
4 3 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
5 2 (7.69%) Data Virtualisation
5 2 (7.69%) Microservices
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) SOA
5 2 (7.69%) MVC
5 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Java
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) VB6
5 1 (3.85%) Ruby
5 1 (3.85%) VB
5 1 (3.85%) Perl
5 1 (3.85%) Python
5 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) MCSA
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) vCloud
2 2 (7.69%) Varnish
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Squid
3 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Puppet
1 4 (15.38%) Ansible
2 3 (11.54%) HAProxy
3 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.69%) Salt
3 2 (7.69%) Kibana
3 2 (7.69%) logstash
3 2 (7.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
2 4 (15.38%) VMware
2 4 (15.38%) Greenplum
3 2 (7.69%) Splunk
3 2 (7.69%) Twitter
3 2 (7.69%) MuleSoft
3 2 (7.69%) Metastorm
3 2 (7.69%) Teradata
3 2 (7.69%) Pega
4 1 (3.85%) OpenText
4 1 (3.85%) Google
4 1 (3.85%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.85%) Vignette
4 1 (3.85%) Siebel
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