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 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 5 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 49 77 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 15.08% 24.52% 38.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 45.37% 55.40% 78.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 70 34
Average daily rate
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£400 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £323 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £450 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £27.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.90 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+40.45% +10.00%
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
108 139 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 33.23% 44.27% 49.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 118 46
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 £250 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £470 £458
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%

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 August 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 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
(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 -2 31 £400 +5.96% 1
Plymouth +1 18 £588 +23.68% 2
Security Cleared
South West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 65 (72.22%) SC Cleared
2 41 (45.56%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (22.22%) HTML
4 18 (20.00%) CSS
4 18 (20.00%) ISO 9001
4 18 (20.00%) Summit
4 18 (20.00%) ISO 14001
4 18 (20.00%) HTML5
4 18 (20.00%) CSS3
5 15 (16.67%) Project Management
6 14 (15.56%) Java
7 13 (14.44%) PRINCE2
8 12 (13.33%) ITIL
9 11 (12.22%) JavaScript
9 11 (12.22%) IBM
9 11 (12.22%) ISEB
9 11 (12.22%) Business Analysis
10 10 (11.11%) UML
10 10 (11.11%) Firewall
11 9 (10.00%) Scrum
11 9 (10.00%) Web Design
11 9 (10.00%) Oracle
11 9 (10.00%) Web Development
12 8 (8.89%) Usability Testing
12 8 (8.89%) Information Architecture
12 8 (8.89%) Fireworks
12 8 (8.89%) SQL
12 8 (8.89%) Photoshop
12 8 (8.89%) Windows
12 8 (8.89%) Management Information System

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 4 (4.44%) MS Exchange
1 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.22%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.11%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 8 (8.89%) Photoshop
1 8 (8.89%) Fireworks
1 8 (8.89%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (3.33%) MS Office
3 2 (2.22%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (20.00%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) Office 365
2 1 (1.11%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.11%) Firewall
2 4 (4.44%) LAN
3 3 (3.33%) WAN
3 3 (3.33%) SAN
3 3 (3.33%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (3.33%) Network Security
3 3 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (3.33%) LDAP
4 2 (2.22%) X.509
5 1 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.11%) Wireless
5 1 (1.11%) HTTP
5 1 (1.11%) WLAN
5 1 (1.11%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (4.44%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.11%) DB2
5 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.11%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.56%) JIRA
1 5 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.11%) Subversion
General
1 8 (8.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (18.89%) Developer
2 16 (17.78%) Analyst
3 15 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 9 (10.00%) Architect
5 8 (8.89%) Consultant
5 8 (8.89%) Enterprise Architect
6 7 (7.78%) Designer
7 6 (6.67%) Web Designer
8 5 (5.56%) Database Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Test Leader
9 4 (4.44%) Storage Consultant
9 4 (4.44%) Administrator
10 3 (3.33%) Security Consultant
10 3 (3.33%) Network Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.33%) Senior Architect
10 3 (3.33%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.22%) HTML
2 18 (20.00%) CSS
2 18 (20.00%) HTML5
2 18 (20.00%) CSS3
3 6 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 5 (5.56%) JSON
4 5 (5.56%) Dojo
4 5 (5.56%) XML
5 1 (1.11%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.11%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.11%) EJB
5 1 (1.11%) SOAP
5 1 (1.11%) Struts
5 1 (1.11%) Web Services
5 1 (1.11%) REST
5 1 (1.11%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.78%) Replication
2 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.78%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.78%) EMC VMAX
3 5 (5.56%) User Experience
4 2 (2.22%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.22%) PKI
4 2 (2.22%) Statistics
5 1 (1.11%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.89%) Windows
2 6 (6.67%) Linux
3 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.22%) UNIX
5 1 (1.11%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (45.56%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (16.67%) Project Management
3 13 (14.44%) PRINCE2
4 12 (13.33%) ITIL
5 11 (12.22%) Business Analysis
6 10 (11.11%) UML
7 9 (10.00%) Scrum
7 9 (10.00%) Web Design
7 9 (10.00%) Web Development
8 8 (8.89%) Usability Testing
8 8 (8.89%) Information Architecture
9 7 (7.78%) Performance Management
9 7 (7.78%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (5.56%) Information Security
10 5 (5.56%) Service Management
10 5 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (5.56%) Unit Testing
10 5 (5.56%) Automated Testing
10 5 (5.56%) User Stories
11 4 (4.44%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.56%) Java
2 11 (12.22%) JavaScript
3 8 (8.89%) SQL
4 6 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.22%) Perl
6 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 65 (72.22%) SC Cleared
2 11 (12.22%) ISEB
3 7 (7.78%) CISSP
4 6 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (6.67%) CCNA
5 4 (4.44%) BC Cleared
6 3 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (3.33%) CCSA
7 1 (1.11%) Degree
7 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 18 (20.00%) ISO 14001
2 6 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.22%) QA
3 2 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (7.78%) SRDF
2 6 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (7.78%) NetBackup
2 5 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (4.44%) Tivoli
4 3 (3.33%) OpenView
4 3 (3.33%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (3.33%) SCOM
5 2 (2.22%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (1.11%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 11 (12.22%) IBM
2 9 (10.00%) Oracle
3 7 (7.78%) EMC
3 7 (7.78%) NetApp
3 7 (7.78%) Brocade
3 7 (7.78%) Cisco
4 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.33%) HP
5 3 (3.33%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.33%) Juniper
5 3 (3.33%) Fortinet
5 3 (3.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.11%) Symantec
6 1 (1.11%) SAP