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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 8 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 17 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 14.29% 6.67% 4.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 47.22% 27.27% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £355 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.71% -23.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £299 £453
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £411 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -36.00%
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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
36 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 30.25% 24.44% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 10
Average daily rate £363 £428 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.20% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £220 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 27 March 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

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 18 (72.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 5 (20.00%) MS Office
3 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (20.00%) Windows
3 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (16.00%) Greenplum
4 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (16.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
5 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (12.00%) SQL
5 3 (12.00%) .NET
5 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (12.00%) Data Security
5 3 (12.00%) Finance
5 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (12.00%) User Experience
5 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (12.00%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (12.00%) Open Source
5 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.00%) Puppet

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2 (8.00%) JBoss
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) AMQP
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (4.00%) Introscope
1 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Architect
2 3 (12.00%) Developer
2 3 (12.00%) DBA
2 3 (12.00%) Field Service Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Field Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Field Support Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) PC Support
3 2 (8.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Digital Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Digital Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Lead Designer
4 1 (4.00%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) Java EE
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (4.00%) REST
3 1 (4.00%) SOAP
3 1 (4.00%) Middleware
3 1 (4.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (12.00%) Open Source
2 3 (12.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
1 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.00%) Data Security
4 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (12.00%) Migration
4 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
5 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) VB
3 1 (4.00%) VB6
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (72.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) MCSA
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
1 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Greenplum
3 2 (8.00%) Teradata
3 2 (8.00%) Metastorm
4 1 (4.00%) OpenText
4 1 (4.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (4.00%) Vignette
4 1 (4.00%) Siebel