The first table below looks at the demand for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Derbyshire region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 3 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 46 20 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 21.80% 8.70% 15.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 57.50% 50.00% 57.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 8 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £424 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.41% +6.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £367 £374
% change year-on-year
+0.81% -1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 13
Average hourly rate £13.75 £56.21 £51.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.53% +9.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £54.58 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £57.10 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-11.90% -8.69%
Qualifications Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
80 40 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 37.91% 17.39% 27.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 19 24
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £215 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 15
Average hourly rate £13.50 £56.16 £51.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.96% +9.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £35.50 £16.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £57.10 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
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East Midlands

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +5 41 £325 -23.30% 1
Chesterfield +5 2 £323 -
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East Midlands

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 63 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (23.81%) Windows
3 14 (22.22%) MSI
3 14 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
5 11 (17.46%) VB
5 11 (17.46%) Active Directory
6 9 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 9 (14.29%) Application Packaging
7 8 (12.70%) DHCP
7 8 (12.70%) WSH
7 8 (12.70%) DNS
7 8 (12.70%) Oracle
7 8 (12.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 8 (12.70%) Hyper-V
7 8 (12.70%) Windows 7
7 8 (12.70%) Wise Package Studio
8 7 (11.11%) MSTest
8 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 7 (11.11%) Web Services
8 7 (11.11%) .NET
8 7 (11.11%) C#
8 7 (11.11%) OO
8 7 (11.11%) BC Cleared
8 7 (11.11%) WCF
8 7 (11.11%) WPF
8 7 (11.11%) Manufacturing
8 7 (11.11%) Migration
8 7 (11.11%) NUnit
9 6 (9.52%) HP

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.70%) DNS
1 8 (12.70%) DHCP
2 4 (6.35%) LDAP
3 3 (4.76%) NAS
3 3 (4.76%) Kerberos
3 3 (4.76%) VPN
3 3 (4.76%) SSL
4 2 (3.17%) SAN
5 1 (1.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) RDBMS
2 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (22.22%) MSI
2 8 (12.70%) Wise Package Studio
3 7 (11.11%) MSTest
3 7 (11.11%) NUnit
4 3 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (4.76%) LoadRunner
4 3 (4.76%) Selenium
5 2 (3.17%) JUnit
5 2 (3.17%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.17%) JIRA
6 1 (1.59%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.35%) Finance
3 2 (3.17%) Legal
4 1 (1.59%) Automotive
4 1 (1.59%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (22.22%) Applications Packager
2 8 (12.70%) Project Manager
3 7 (11.11%) Developer
3 7 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 5 (7.94%) Analyst
5 4 (6.35%) Tester
5 4 (6.35%) Architect
5 4 (6.35%) Automation Tester
6 3 (4.76%) Administrator
6 3 (4.76%) Consultant
7 2 (3.17%) Junior
7 2 (3.17%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.17%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) IT Assistant
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (3.17%) Data Administrator
7 2 (3.17%) Technical Leader
8 1 (1.59%) Integration Project Manager
8 1 (1.59%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.29%) Application Packaging
2 8 (12.70%) WSH
3 7 (11.11%) WCF
3 7 (11.11%) WPF
3 7 (11.11%) .NET
3 7 (11.11%) Web Services
4 3 (4.76%) ADSI
5 2 (3.17%) CSS
5 2 (3.17%) WebCenter
5 2 (3.17%) Spring
5 2 (3.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) Clustering
1 3 (4.76%) Economics
1 3 (4.76%) PKI
2 1 (1.59%) Open Source
2 1 (1.59%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Windows
2 9 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 8 (12.70%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.76%) Linux
6 2 (3.17%) UNIX
6 2 (3.17%) Solaris
6 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.59%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.11%) OO
1 7 (11.11%) Migration
2 5 (7.94%) Configuration Management
2 5 (7.94%) Project Management
3 4 (6.35%) Automated Testing
4 3 (4.76%) Software Testing
4 3 (4.76%) Problem Management
4 3 (4.76%) Test Scripting
4 3 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.76%) Regression Testing
4 3 (4.76%) TOGAF
4 3 (4.76%) Automation Testing
5 2 (3.17%) Keyword-Driven Testing
5 2 (3.17%) Validation
5 2 (3.17%) Programme Management
5 2 (3.17%) Change Management
5 2 (3.17%) Test Automation
5 2 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.46%) VB
2 7 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (3.17%) Java
3 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.17%) PHP
3 2 (3.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.11%) BC Cleared
3 4 (6.35%) PMP
3 4 (6.35%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.76%) Degree
5 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) P3O
2 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
2 11 (17.46%) Active Directory
3 8 (12.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (3.17%) NFS
4 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (7.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Oracle
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.52%) HP
4 4 (6.35%) Citrix
5 3 (4.76%) Juniper
5 3 (4.76%) Cisco
6 2 (3.17%) Sun
6 2 (3.17%) EMC
6 2 (3.17%) NetApp
6 2 (3.17%) Siemens
6 2 (3.17%) Veritas
6 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.17%) VMware
7 1 (1.59%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.59%) ArcSight