The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Devon 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 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 47 50 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 17.54% 31.25% 22.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.73% 63.29% 74.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 28 16
Average daily rate
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£395 £364 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.59% -11.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £335 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £479 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £367 £374
% change year-on-year
+0.81% -1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Average hourly rate - £43.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +163.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-11.90% -8.69%
Qualifications Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
110 79 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 41.04% 49.38% 30.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 41 24
Average daily rate £375 £353 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% -11.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £300 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £469 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 7
Average hourly rate £36.00 £11.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+213.04% -30.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
SC Cleared
South West

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2014.

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
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon 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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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -1 41 £398 -4.50% 1
Plymouth -8 3 £250 -28.57%
SC Cleared
South West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 76 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (21.05%) ISO 14001
2 16 (21.05%) ISO 9001
2 16 (21.05%) Summit
3 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (18.42%) Project Management
4 12 (15.79%) Information Security
5 11 (14.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (14.47%) PRINCE2
5 11 (14.47%) HTML
5 11 (14.47%) JavaScript
5 11 (14.47%) CSS
5 11 (14.47%) CSS3
6 10 (13.16%) HTML5
6 10 (13.16%) Scrum
7 9 (11.84%) Risk Management
8 8 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 8 (10.53%) ITIL
9 7 (9.21%) SQL
9 7 (9.21%) Java
9 7 (9.21%) Windows
9 7 (9.21%) Security Management
9 7 (9.21%) Management Information System
9 7 (9.21%) Degree
10 6 (7.89%) Information Security Management
10 6 (7.89%) Unit Testing
10 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET
10 6 (7.89%) C#
10 6 (7.89%) MS Project
10 6 (7.89%) .NET

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.63%) Drupal
3 1 (1.32%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.32%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.32%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Project
2 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.95%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.63%) Fireworks
4 2 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.63%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (21.05%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) Internet
2 3 (3.95%) DHCP
2 3 (3.95%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) JIRA
1 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.95%) Selenium
2 3 (3.95%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (2.63%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.32%) Concordion
4 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.32%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.32%) JMeter
General
1 5 (6.58%) Back Office
1 5 (6.58%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (28.95%) Developer
2 11 (14.47%) Analyst
2 11 (14.47%) Project Manager
3 7 (9.21%) Information Manager
4 6 (7.89%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (7.89%) Security Manager
4 6 (7.89%) .NET Developer
4 6 (7.89%) Web Developer
5 5 (6.58%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Flex Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Designer
7 3 (3.95%) Service Transition Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) Web Designer
7 3 (3.95%) Java Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Service Analyst
8 2 (2.63%) Consultant
8 2 (2.63%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.47%) CSS
1 11 (14.47%) HTML
1 11 (14.47%) CSS3
2 10 (13.16%) HTML5
3 6 (7.89%) .NET
3 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET
3 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 5 (6.58%) Dojo
5 3 (3.95%) Apache Flex
6 2 (2.63%) REST
7 1 (1.32%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.26%) RIA
3 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.63%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.32%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.21%) Windows
2 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.63%) Linux
4 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.42%) Project Management
1 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (15.79%) Information Security
3 11 (14.47%) PRINCE2
4 10 (13.16%) Scrum
5 9 (11.84%) Risk Management
6 8 (10.53%) ITIL
7 7 (9.21%) Security Management
8 6 (7.89%) Information Security Management
8 6 (7.89%) Waterfall
8 6 (7.89%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.58%) Automated Testing
9 5 (6.58%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (5.26%) Service Management
10 4 (5.26%) Information Assurance
11 3 (3.95%) ISMS
11 3 (3.95%) User Stories
11 3 (3.95%) Software Testing
11 3 (3.95%) Service Delivery
11 3 (3.95%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.47%) JavaScript
2 7 (9.21%) SQL
2 7 (9.21%) Java
3 6 (7.89%) C#
4 5 (6.58%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.63%) PHP
6 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 76 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (9.21%) Degree
4 5 (6.58%) ISEB
5 4 (5.26%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (3.95%) CISSP
6 3 (3.95%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.95%) SSCP
7 2 (2.63%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.32%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (21.05%) ISO 9001
1 16 (21.05%) ISO 14001
2 11 (14.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.95%) vSphere
3 2 (2.63%) XenApp
4 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.63%) Puppet
2 2 (2.63%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 4 (5.26%) VMware
2 3 (3.95%) HP
3 2 (2.63%) Citrix
3 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.63%) Remedy
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (1.32%) Google
4 1 (1.32%) Adobe
Exeter, Devon
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
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