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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 14 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 36 66 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 10.84% 21.15% 25.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.86% 47.83% 50.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 60 22
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£395 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.28% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £788 £450 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £21.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+70.49% +5.57%
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
113 138 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 34.04% 44.23% 49.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 117 47
Average daily rate £350 £378 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.28% +7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £254 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £470 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 10
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +213.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 August 2015.

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 August 2015. 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 -7 19 £395 +1.28% 2
Plymouth +1 17 £525 +44.82% 2
SC Cleared
South West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 62 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (24.19%) HTML
4 14 (22.58%) CSS
4 14 (22.58%) HTML5
4 14 (22.58%) CSS3
5 10 (16.13%) ITIL
6 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
6 9 (14.52%) IBM
7 8 (12.90%) Java
7 8 (12.90%) Windows
7 8 (12.90%) Finance
8 7 (11.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (11.29%) Firewall
8 7 (11.29%) Replication
8 7 (11.29%) NetBackup
8 7 (11.29%) NetApp
8 7 (11.29%) ISO 14001
8 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
8 7 (11.29%) EMC
8 7 (11.29%) ISO 9001
8 7 (11.29%) SRDF
8 7 (11.29%) EMC VMAX
8 7 (11.29%) Brocade
8 7 (11.29%) Web Development
8 7 (11.29%) Performance Management
8 7 (11.29%) Summit
9 6 (9.68%) Usability Testing
9 6 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (9.68%) Information Architecture

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (8.06%) MS Exchange
1 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.23%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Photoshop
1 6 (9.68%) Fireworks
1 6 (9.68%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (6.45%) MS Office
3 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) Firewall
2 3 (4.84%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (4.84%) LAN
2 3 (4.84%) WAN
2 3 (4.84%) SAN
3 2 (3.23%) LDAP
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (1.61%) Network Security
4 1 (1.61%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (3.23%) JIRA
1 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (16.13%) Developer
2 8 (12.90%) Architect
2 8 (12.90%) Enterprise Architect
3 7 (11.29%) Consultant
4 6 (9.68%) Designer
5 5 (8.06%) Web Designer
6 4 (6.45%) Storage Consultant
6 4 (6.45%) Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Security Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Technical Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Security Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Enterprise Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Network Specialist
7 3 (4.84%) Storage Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.19%) HTML
2 14 (22.58%) CSS
2 14 (22.58%) HTML5
2 14 (22.58%) CSS3
3 4 (6.45%) AngularJS
4 3 (4.84%) Dojo
5 2 (3.23%) XML
5 2 (3.23%) JSON
6 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Replication
1 7 (11.29%) EMC VMAX
2 5 (8.06%) User Experience
3 4 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.23%) Statistics
5 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.61%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (16.13%) ITIL
3 7 (11.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (11.29%) Web Development
3 7 (11.29%) Performance Management
4 6 (9.68%) Web Design
4 6 (9.68%) Usability Testing
4 6 (9.68%) Project Management
4 6 (9.68%) Information Architecture
5 5 (8.06%) Service Management
5 5 (8.06%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (6.45%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (6.45%) Information Security
6 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.45%) Document Management
6 4 (6.45%) Migration
6 4 (6.45%) Scrum
7 3 (4.84%) Kanban
7 3 (4.84%) Security Architecture
7 3 (4.84%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
2 8 (12.90%) Java
3 4 (6.45%) SQL
4 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.23%) Perl
6 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 62 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.68%) CISSP
3 4 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.45%) CCNA
4 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.23%) ISEB
6 1 (1.61%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) CCSA
6 1 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) ISO 9001
1 7 (11.29%) ISO 14001
2 6 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.84%) QA
4 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) SRDF
2 6 (9.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (11.29%) NetBackup
2 3 (4.84%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.23%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.61%) OpenView
4 1 (1.61%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (14.52%) IBM
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.29%) EMC
2 7 (11.29%) NetApp
2 7 (11.29%) Brocade
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle
4 4 (6.45%) Cisco
5 3 (4.84%) HP
5 3 (4.84%) Juniper
5 3 (4.84%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.61%) Symantec