The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 3 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 45 22 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 29.03% 15.17% 21.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 83.33% 52.38% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 11 12
Average daily rate
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£338 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £390 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £362 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.13% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £56.16 £58.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.85% -3.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £54.26 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £57.18 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -41.17%
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Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Derby region.

Qualifications Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
54 42 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 34.84% 28.97% 41.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 27 26
Average daily rate £330 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £140 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 13
Average hourly rate £13.00 £56.16 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.85% -6.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £37.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £57.42 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Derby

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Derby region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derby region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 72 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (33.33%) Windows
3 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (20.83%) MSI
5 14 (19.44%) Active Directory
5 14 (19.44%) Windows XP
5 14 (19.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (16.67%) Windows 7
8 11 (15.28%) VB
8 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
9 10 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (12.50%) OO
10 9 (12.50%) Application Packaging
11 8 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
11 8 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (11.11%) Migration
11 8 (11.11%) Oracle
11 8 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 8 (11.11%) WSH
11 8 (11.11%) Wise Package Studio
11 8 (11.11%) Hyper-V
12 7 (9.72%) MSTest
12 7 (9.72%) BC Cleared
12 7 (9.72%) HP
12 7 (9.72%) Citrix
12 7 (9.72%) .NET
12 7 (9.72%) C#
12 7 (9.72%) Web Services
12 7 (9.72%) Manufacturing

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derby region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.56%) WebLogic
1 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Office
1 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) SAP PS
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) DHCP
1 5 (6.94%) DNS
2 4 (5.56%) LDAP
3 3 (4.17%) SSL
3 3 (4.17%) Kerberos
3 3 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (20.83%) MSI
2 8 (11.11%) Wise Package Studio
3 7 (9.72%) NUnit
3 7 (9.72%) MSTest
4 3 (4.17%) Selenium
5 2 (2.78%) JIRA
5 2 (2.78%) JUnit
5 2 (2.78%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.39%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.39%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.39%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (9.72%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (19.44%) Applications Packager
2 9 (12.50%) Developer
2 9 (12.50%) Analyst
3 8 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 7 (9.72%) C# Developer
4 7 (9.72%) Technical Leader
5 4 (5.56%) Consultant
5 4 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) Tester
6 3 (4.17%) Junior
6 3 (4.17%) IT Assistant
6 3 (4.17%) Automation Tester
7 2 (2.78%) Test Leader
7 2 (2.78%) Data Administrator
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (2.78%) Administrator
7 2 (2.78%) Data Analyst
8 1 (1.39%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (1.39%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (1.39%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) Application Packaging
2 8 (11.11%) WSH
3 7 (9.72%) WCF
3 7 (9.72%) WPF
3 7 (9.72%) .NET
3 7 (9.72%) Web Services
4 3 (4.17%) ADSI
5 2 (2.78%) CSS
5 2 (2.78%) WebCenter
5 2 (2.78%) Spring
5 2 (2.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.56%) Economics
3 3 (4.17%) PKI
3 3 (4.17%) Clustering
4 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.39%) Open Source
5 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.33%) Windows
2 14 (19.44%) Windows XP
3 12 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 10 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.56%) UNIX
6 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.17%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.39%) zOS
8 1 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.50%) OO
2 8 (11.11%) Migration
2 8 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (9.72%) Configuration Management
4 6 (8.33%) Project Management
4 6 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (5.56%) Project Planning
5 4 (5.56%) Critical Path Analysis
5 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (5.56%) Validation
5 4 (5.56%) Change Management
5 4 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (4.17%) Service Management
6 3 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.28%) VB
2 7 (9.72%) C#
3 2 (2.78%) Java
3 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.78%) PHP
3 2 (2.78%) SQL
4 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 72 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.72%) BC Cleared
3 5 (6.94%) Degree
4 3 (4.17%) PMP
4 3 (4.17%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.78%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.78%) ISEB
5 2 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) P3O
System Software
1 14 (19.44%) Active Directory
1 14 (19.44%) Microsoft App-V
2 8 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.94%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (6.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.39%) SCCM
3 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.11%) Oracle
3 7 (9.72%) HP
3 7 (9.72%) Citrix
4 6 (8.33%) SAP
4 6 (8.33%) VMware
5 4 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.56%) Primavera
5 4 (5.56%) Cognos
6 3 (4.17%) Cisco
6 3 (4.17%) Juniper
7 1 (1.39%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.39%) ArcSight