The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 7 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 38 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 18.18% 13.43% 12.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.67% 48.33% 30.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 12
Median daily rate £364 £335 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.58% +3.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £215 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £405 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
- +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
Median hourly rate £49.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+22.95% +52.02%
SC Cleared
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
75 60 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 35.89% 27.78% 42.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 25 45
Median daily rate £383 £320 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.53% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £405 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 3
Median hourly rate £49.00 £12.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+292.00% -47.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £12.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £12.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Devon

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Devon region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Devon region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Devon

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Devon region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -1 15 £375 +0.33%
Plymouth +1 9 £363 +64.77%
SC Cleared
South West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Devon region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 90 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 48 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (41.11%) Java
4 29 (32.22%) BDD
5 27 (30.00%) Cucumber
6 25 (27.78%) RESTful
7 19 (21.11%) JavaScript
7 19 (21.11%) Web Services
8 17 (18.89%) ISO 9001
8 17 (18.89%) ISO 14001
8 17 (18.89%) Test Automation
8 17 (18.89%) Groovy
9 14 (15.56%) Software Engineering
10 13 (14.44%) Scrum
11 11 (12.22%) Migration
11 11 (12.22%) Jenkins
12 10 (11.11%) Git (software)
12 10 (11.11%) HTML
12 10 (11.11%) Maven
13 9 (10.00%) Degree
13 9 (10.00%) JIRA
13 9 (10.00%) QA
13 9 (10.00%) IntelliJ
13 9 (10.00%) Automation Testing
13 9 (10.00%) Functional Testing
14 8 (8.89%) Firewall
14 8 (8.89%) Computer Science
15 7 (7.78%) SharePoint
15 7 (7.78%) XML
15 7 (7.78%) Office 365

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.78%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.11%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.11%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.11%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.89%) Firewall
2 3 (3.33%) LAN
2 3 (3.33%) WAN
3 2 (2.22%) BGP
3 2 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.22%) HTTP
3 2 (2.22%) MPLS
3 2 (2.22%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.22%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.22%) QlikView
3 2 (2.22%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (30.00%) Cucumber
2 11 (12.22%) Jenkins
3 10 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 10 (11.11%) Maven
4 9 (10.00%) IntelliJ
4 9 (10.00%) JIRA
5 7 (7.78%) Spock
6 3 (3.33%) Capybara
7 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.11%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 25 (27.78%) Developer
2 15 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 11 (12.22%) Software Tester
3 11 (12.22%) Tester
4 10 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 8 (8.89%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 7 (7.78%) Analyst
6 7 (7.78%) Test Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Consultant
8 5 (5.56%) Author
8 5 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Technical Author
9 4 (4.44%) CRM Manager
9 4 (4.44%) CRM Project Manager
9 4 (4.44%) QA Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) QA Tester
9 4 (4.44%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Software Test Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Test Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (27.78%) RESTful
2 19 (21.11%) Web Services
3 10 (11.11%) HTML
4 7 (7.78%) XML
5 4 (4.44%) jQuery
5 4 (4.44%) Spring
6 3 (3.33%) CSS
6 3 (3.33%) CSS3
6 3 (3.33%) Gherkin
6 3 (3.33%) HTML5
7 2 (2.22%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.22%) Apache Camel
7 2 (2.22%) Dojo
7 2 (2.22%) JSON
8 1 (1.11%) .NET
8 1 (1.11%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (1.11%) Apache Flex
8 1 (1.11%) JMS
8 1 (1.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.22%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.44%) Linux
2 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (32.22%) BDD
3 17 (18.89%) Test Automation
4 14 (15.56%) Software Engineering
5 13 (14.44%) Scrum
6 11 (12.22%) Migration
7 9 (10.00%) Automation Testing
7 9 (10.00%) Functional Testing
8 7 (7.78%) Waterfall
9 6 (6.67%) CRM
9 6 (6.67%) Regression Testing
9 6 (6.67%) Security Operations
9 6 (6.67%) SIEM
9 6 (6.67%) Threat Management
9 6 (6.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 6 (6.67%) Workflow
10 5 (5.56%) Malware Analysis
10 5 (5.56%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.56%) Mobile First
10 5 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (41.11%) Java
2 19 (21.11%) JavaScript
3 17 (18.89%) Groovy
4 6 (6.67%) SQL
5 3 (3.33%) Ruby
6 2 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 90 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.00%) Degree
3 5 (5.56%) CISSP
4 4 (4.44%) BC Cleared
5 3 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (3.33%) CCNP
5 3 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.11%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.89%) ISO 14001
1 17 (18.89%) ISO 9001
2 9 (10.00%) QA
3 5 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (2.22%) ISO22301
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.56%) Nintex
3 4 (4.44%) Cisco
4 1 (1.11%) 3Com
4 1 (1.11%) IFS
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle