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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 6 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 38 37 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 17.27% 19.37% 26.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 63.33% 46.84% 68.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 29
Average daily rate
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£350 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £276 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £435 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £24.25 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+34.02% -16.37%
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
60 79 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 27.27% 41.36% 37.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 42 43
Average daily rate £320 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £175 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £455 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £23.75 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.36% -41.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.10%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +4 29 £399 +24.60%
Plymouth -3 8 £220 -38.88% 1
Security Cleared
South West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 96 (81.36%) SC Cleared
2 47 (39.83%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (27.12%) Java
4 30 (25.42%) HTML
5 28 (23.73%) CSS
5 28 (23.73%) HTML5
5 28 (23.73%) CSS3
6 19 (16.10%) JavaScript
6 19 (16.10%) Oracle
6 19 (16.10%) ISO 9001
6 19 (16.10%) Summit
6 19 (16.10%) ISO 14001
7 18 (15.25%) Information Security
8 17 (14.41%) SQL
8 17 (14.41%) CISSP
9 16 (13.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 16 (13.56%) JIRA
10 14 (11.86%) PL/SQL
11 13 (11.02%) Photoshop
11 13 (11.02%) Fireworks
11 13 (11.02%) Adobe Illustrator
11 13 (11.02%) Web Design
11 13 (11.02%) Web Development
11 13 (11.02%) Degree
11 13 (11.02%) NoSQL
12 12 (10.17%) SIEM
12 12 (10.17%) MongoDB
12 12 (10.17%) Information Architecture
12 12 (10.17%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (10.17%) Linux

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.08%) Oracle 9iAS
1 6 (5.08%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (11.02%) Photoshop
1 13 (11.02%) Fireworks
1 13 (11.02%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.85%) MS Project
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
2 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (16.10%) Summit
2 6 (5.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (5.08%) Oracle 11i
2 6 (5.08%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.78%) Firewall
2 3 (2.54%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (2.54%) Network Security
2 3 (2.54%) LDAP
3 2 (1.69%) X.509
4 1 (0.85%) LAN
4 1 (0.85%) WAN
4 1 (0.85%) Internet
4 1 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.02%) NoSQL
2 12 (10.17%) MongoDB
2 12 (10.17%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (8.47%) Oracle Database
4 8 (6.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (5.93%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (5.08%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (5.08%) Oracle Exadata
6 6 (5.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.69%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (13.56%) JIRA
2 11 (9.32%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.78%) Cucumber
3 8 (6.78%) Spock
4 6 (5.08%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.24%) Maven
5 5 (4.24%) IntelliJ
6 4 (3.39%) LoadRunner
7 3 (2.54%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.85%) PVCS
9 1 (0.85%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (0.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (31.36%) Developer
2 20 (16.95%) Designer
3 11 (9.32%) Web Designer
4 10 (8.47%) Software Developer
5 9 (7.63%) Administrator
5 9 (7.63%) Database Developer
6 8 (6.78%) Java Developer
6 8 (6.78%) Analyst
6 8 (6.78%) DBA
7 7 (5.93%) Security Designer
8 6 (5.08%) Security Officer
8 6 (5.08%) Tester
8 6 (5.08%) Oracle DBA
8 6 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (4.24%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.24%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.39%) Web Developer
10 4 (3.39%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (3.39%) Security Administrator
11 3 (2.54%) IT Security Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (25.42%) HTML
2 28 (23.73%) CSS
2 28 (23.73%) HTML5
2 28 (23.73%) CSS3
3 10 (8.47%) AngularJS
4 9 (7.63%) Apache Camel
4 9 (7.63%) RESTful
4 9 (7.63%) Web Services
4 9 (7.63%) ActiveMQ
5 8 (6.78%) Spring
5 8 (6.78%) Dojo
5 8 (6.78%) Spring Boot
6 6 (5.08%) JSON
6 6 (5.08%) XML
7 2 (1.69%) JAX-RS
8 1 (0.85%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.78%) Linked Data
1 8 (6.78%) User Experience
2 6 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.54%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.69%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.69%) PKI
6 1 (0.85%) RIA
6 1 (0.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.17%) Linux
2 7 (5.93%) Solaris
3 3 (2.54%) Windows
4 1 (0.85%) UNIX
4 1 (0.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (39.83%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (15.25%) Information Security
3 13 (11.02%) Web Development
3 13 (11.02%) Web Design
4 12 (10.17%) Information Architecture
4 12 (10.17%) SIEM
5 11 (9.32%) Usability Testing
6 10 (8.47%) Identity Management
7 9 (7.63%) Information Security Management
7 9 (7.63%) Security Management
8 8 (6.78%) Project Management
8 8 (6.78%) Automated Testing
9 7 (5.93%) Unit Testing
9 7 (5.93%) PRINCE2
9 7 (5.93%) BDD
9 7 (5.93%) Automation Testing
10 6 (5.08%) Patch Management
10 6 (5.08%) Migration
11 5 (4.24%) Scrum
11 5 (4.24%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.12%) Java
2 19 (16.10%) JavaScript
3 17 (14.41%) SQL
4 14 (11.86%) PL/SQL
5 7 (5.93%) Groovy
6 3 (2.54%) C
7 1 (0.85%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 96 (81.36%) SC Cleared
2 17 (14.41%) CISSP
3 13 (11.02%) Degree
4 9 (7.63%) ISSAP
4 9 (7.63%) ISSMP
4 9 (7.63%) CISM
5 7 (5.93%) ISEB
6 6 (5.08%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (3.39%) CCNA
7 4 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.39%) ISTQB
8 3 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (2.54%) BC Cleared
8 3 (2.54%) SSCP
8 3 (2.54%) CCSA
9 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (16.10%) ISO 9001
1 19 (16.10%) ISO 14001
2 16 (13.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (5.08%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (5.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (4.24%) SCCM
3 4 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (2.54%) SCOM
4 3 (2.54%) OpenView
4 3 (2.54%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (2.54%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 19 (16.10%) Oracle
2 8 (6.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.08%) HP
4 4 (3.39%) Cisco
5 3 (2.54%) CheckPoint
5 3 (2.54%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.85%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.85%) IBM
6 1 (0.85%) EMC
6 1 (0.85%) Juniper