The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 7 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 44 29 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 16.48% 14.87% 32.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 53.01% 38.67% 81.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 27
Average daily rate
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£396 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.61% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £44.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.15 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+24.60% +16.27%
Security 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
83 75 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 31.09% 38.46% 39.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 52 35
Average daily rate £338 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.92% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £43.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -59.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Devon region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Devon region over the 3 months to 3 July 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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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 +8 44 £396 -3.64%
Security Cleared
South West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 67 (70.53%) SC Cleared
2 48 (50.53%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (31.58%) HTML
4 28 (29.47%) CSS
4 28 (29.47%) HTML5
4 28 (29.47%) CSS3
5 24 (25.26%) Java
6 19 (20.00%) ISO 9001
6 19 (20.00%) ISO 14001
6 19 (20.00%) Summit
7 17 (17.89%) JavaScript
8 16 (16.84%) ISEB
9 14 (14.74%) Project Management
10 13 (13.68%) Fireworks
10 13 (13.68%) Photoshop
10 13 (13.68%) PRINCE2
10 13 (13.68%) Adobe Illustrator
10 13 (13.68%) Web Design
10 13 (13.68%) Business Analysis
10 13 (13.68%) Web Development
11 12 (12.63%) Information Architecture
12 11 (11.58%) JIRA
12 11 (11.58%) Usability Testing
12 11 (11.58%) UML
13 10 (10.53%) SQL
13 10 (10.53%) Firewall
13 10 (10.53%) AngularJS
14 9 (9.47%) NoSQL
14 9 (9.47%) Management Information System
15 8 (8.42%) PostgreSQL

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 13 (13.68%) Photoshop
1 13 (13.68%) Fireworks
1 13 (13.68%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.05%) MS Office
2 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (20.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.53%) Firewall
2 3 (3.16%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (3.16%) Network Security
2 3 (3.16%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (3.16%) LDAP
2 3 (3.16%) LAN
2 3 (3.16%) WAN
3 2 (2.11%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.47%) NoSQL
2 8 (8.42%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (8.42%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.05%) Big Data
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (11.58%) JIRA
2 6 (6.32%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 5 (5.26%) Spock
4 4 (4.21%) LoadRunner
5 3 (3.16%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.11%) Maven
6 2 (2.11%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (2.11%) IntelliJ
General
1 1 (1.05%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (29.47%) Developer
2 19 (20.00%) Analyst
3 18 (18.95%) Business Analyst
4 14 (14.74%) Designer
5 11 (11.58%) Web Designer
6 10 (10.53%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.32%) Agile Business Analyst
7 6 (6.32%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (5.26%) Database Developer
8 5 (5.26%) Tester
8 5 (5.26%) Administrator
9 4 (4.21%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.21%) Web Developer
10 3 (3.16%) Consultant
10 3 (3.16%) Network Engineer
10 3 (3.16%) Security Consultant
10 3 (3.16%) Security Administrator
10 3 (3.16%) Business Continuity Analyst
10 3 (3.16%) Network Specialist
10 3 (3.16%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (31.58%) HTML
2 28 (29.47%) CSS
2 28 (29.47%) HTML5
2 28 (29.47%) CSS3
3 10 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 8 (8.42%) Dojo
5 5 (5.26%) RESTful
5 5 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (5.26%) Spring
5 5 (5.26%) Web Services
5 5 (5.26%) Apache Camel
5 5 (5.26%) Spring Boot
6 4 (4.21%) XML
6 4 (4.21%) JSON
7 1 (1.05%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.47%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.42%) User Experience
3 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.26%) Linked Data
5 2 (2.11%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.11%) PKI
5 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.05%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.32%) Linux
2 3 (3.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (50.53%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (14.74%) Project Management
3 13 (13.68%) PRINCE2
3 13 (13.68%) Web Design
3 13 (13.68%) Business Analysis
3 13 (13.68%) Web Development
4 12 (12.63%) Information Architecture
5 11 (11.58%) Usability Testing
5 11 (11.58%) UML
6 7 (7.37%) Scrum
7 6 (6.32%) Information Security
7 6 (6.32%) ITIL
7 6 (6.32%) Automated Testing
7 6 (6.32%) SIEM
7 6 (6.32%) User Stories
8 5 (5.26%) Identity Management
9 4 (4.21%) Load Testing
9 4 (4.21%) Unit Testing
9 4 (4.21%) Automation Testing
9 4 (4.21%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.26%) Java
2 17 (17.89%) JavaScript
3 10 (10.53%) SQL
4 7 (7.37%) PL/SQL
5 4 (4.21%) Groovy
6 3 (3.16%) C
7 1 (1.05%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 67 (70.53%) SC Cleared
2 16 (16.84%) ISEB
3 8 (8.42%) CISSP
4 6 (6.32%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (6.32%) CCNA
5 4 (4.21%) BC Cleared
5 4 (4.21%) ISTQB
5 4 (4.21%) Degree
6 3 (3.16%) CCSA
7 2 (2.11%) ISSAP
7 2 (2.11%) ISSMP
7 2 (2.11%) CISM
8 1 (1.05%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 19 (20.00%) ISO 14001
2 6 (6.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (4.21%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.16%) SCOM
2 3 (3.16%) OpenView
2 3 (3.16%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (2.11%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (8.42%) Oracle
2 6 (6.32%) Cisco
3 4 (4.21%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.21%) HP
4 3 (3.16%) Juniper
4 3 (3.16%) CheckPoint
4 3 (3.16%) Fortinet
4 3 (3.16%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.05%) EMC