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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 38 35 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 20.88% 16.51% 21.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 60.32% 59.32% 51.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 18
Average daily rate £388 £318 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.04% -13.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £211 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £405 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £34.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+16.05% +52.22%
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
63 59 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 34.62% 27.83% 41.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 21 46
Average daily rate £390 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Average hourly rate £43.50 £12.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+248.00% -92.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 +1 16 £399 +14.33%
Plymouth +5 8 £363 +61.11% 1
Security Cleared
South West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 85 (77.98%) SC Cleared
2 60 (55.05%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (33.94%) Java
4 31 (28.44%) Cucumber
5 29 (26.61%) BDD
6 25 (22.94%) RESTful
7 20 (18.35%) ISO 9001
7 20 (18.35%) Web Services
7 20 (18.35%) ISO 14001
8 19 (17.43%) Test Automation
9 17 (15.60%) Scrum
9 17 (15.60%) Git (software)
9 17 (15.60%) Groovy
9 17 (15.60%) Jenkins
10 16 (14.68%) Software Engineering
10 16 (14.68%) HTML
11 15 (13.76%) JavaScript
12 14 (12.84%) SQL
12 14 (12.84%) QA
13 13 (11.93%) Functional Testing
13 13 (11.93%) Disclosure Scotland
14 11 (10.09%) Firewall
14 11 (10.09%) XML
14 11 (10.09%) JIRA
15 10 (9.17%) Ruby
15 10 (9.17%) Automation Testing
15 10 (9.17%) Python
16 9 (8.26%) IntelliJ
16 9 (8.26%) Microsoft
16 9 (8.26%) Oracle

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (3.67%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (3.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.92%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (6.42%) MS Office
2 2 (1.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) Office 365
2 1 (0.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.09%) Firewall
2 3 (2.75%) Internet
3 2 (1.83%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (1.83%) HTTP
3 2 (1.83%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.83%) LAN
3 2 (1.83%) WAN
4 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.83%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.83%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.92%) QlikView
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 31 (28.44%) Cucumber
2 17 (15.60%) Git (software)
2 17 (15.60%) Jenkins
3 11 (10.09%) JIRA
4 9 (8.26%) IntelliJ
4 9 (8.26%) Maven
4 9 (8.26%) Subversion
5 7 (6.42%) Capybara
5 7 (6.42%) Spock
6 3 (2.75%) ClearCase
6 3 (2.75%) HP UFT
6 3 (2.75%) Travis CI
6 3 (2.75%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.83%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.92%) Selenium
8 1 (0.92%) Toad
General
1 3 (2.75%) Finance
2 1 (0.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (30.28%) Developer
2 18 (16.51%) Tester
3 14 (12.84%) Java Developer
4 13 (11.93%) Software Tester
5 10 (9.17%) Analyst
5 10 (9.17%) Project Manager
6 7 (6.42%) Consultant
6 7 (6.42%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Test Engineer
7 5 (4.59%) Author
7 5 (4.59%) Automation Tester
7 5 (4.59%) Technical Author
7 5 (4.59%) Technical Leader
8 4 (3.67%) QA Tester
8 4 (3.67%) Security Specialist
8 4 (3.67%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.67%) Software Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Technical Support
8 4 (3.67%) Test Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.94%) RESTful
2 20 (18.35%) Web Services
3 16 (14.68%) HTML
4 11 (10.09%) XML
5 7 (6.42%) Gherkin
6 3 (2.75%) Spring
6 3 (2.75%) XSL
7 2 (1.83%) CSS
7 2 (1.83%) jQuery
7 2 (1.83%) JSON
8 1 (0.92%) .NET
8 1 (0.92%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.92%) Apache Camel
8 1 (0.92%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.34%) Computer Science
1 8 (7.34%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.83%) Replication
3 2 (1.83%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.75%) Unix
2 2 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.92%) Windows
3 1 (0.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (55.05%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (26.61%) BDD
3 19 (17.43%) Test Automation
4 17 (15.60%) Scrum
5 16 (14.68%) Software Engineering
6 13 (11.93%) Functional Testing
7 10 (9.17%) Automation Testing
8 9 (8.26%) Migration
9 8 (7.34%) Coaching
9 8 (7.34%) ITIL
9 8 (7.34%) Security Operations
9 8 (7.34%) SIEM
9 8 (7.34%) TDD
9 8 (7.34%) Threat Management
9 8 (7.34%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 7 (6.42%) Malware Analysis
10 7 (6.42%) Mentoring
10 7 (6.42%) Project Planning
10 7 (6.42%) Software Testing
10 7 (6.42%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 37 (33.94%) Java
2 17 (15.60%) Groovy
3 15 (13.76%) JavaScript
4 14 (12.84%) SQL
5 10 (9.17%) Python
5 10 (9.17%) Ruby
6 4 (3.67%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.75%) Delphi
7 3 (2.75%) Perl
7 3 (2.75%) PL/1
8 1 (0.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 85 (77.98%) SC Cleared
2 8 (7.34%) BPSS Clearance
2 8 (7.34%) Degree
3 7 (6.42%) CISSP
4 5 (4.59%) BC Cleared
5 4 (3.67%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.75%) ISEB
6 3 (2.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.83%) CCNA
7 2 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (18.35%) ISO 14001
1 20 (18.35%) ISO 9001
2 14 (12.84%) QA
3 13 (11.93%) Disclosure Scotland
4 7 (6.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (3.67%) ISO22301
System Software
1 3 (2.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (8.26%) Microsoft
1 9 (8.26%) Oracle
2 3 (2.75%) Cisco
2 3 (2.75%) IFS
3 2 (1.83%) Nintex
4 1 (0.92%) 3Com
4 1 (0.92%) Fortinet
4 1 (0.92%) Juniper
Plymouth, Devon
Connectus
Rate: £45 - £53 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago