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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 5 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 35 49 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 16.51% 21.21% 19.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 59.32% 51.04% 58.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 21
Average daily rate
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£318 £368 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.60% +18.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £207 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £429 £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 - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -21.05%
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
59 96 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 27.83% 41.56% 33.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 46 42
Average daily rate £300 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £175.00 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-92.85% +332.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.73%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 -1 25 £349 +8.13%
Plymouth -4 9 £225 -43.75%
Security Cleared
South West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 102 (81.60%) SC Cleared
2 49 (39.20%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (27.20%) Java
4 30 (24.00%) ISO 9001
4 30 (24.00%) ISO 14001
4 30 (24.00%) Summit
5 23 (18.40%) JIRA
6 21 (16.80%) Linux
7 19 (15.20%) HTML
7 19 (15.20%) Oracle
8 18 (14.40%) Degree
9 17 (13.60%) HTML5
9 17 (13.60%) CSS3
9 17 (13.60%) JavaScript
9 17 (13.60%) SQL
9 17 (13.60%) CSS
10 15 (12.00%) Information Security
11 14 (11.20%) PL/SQL
12 13 (10.40%) HP
12 13 (10.40%) ISEB
12 13 (10.40%) CISSP
12 13 (10.40%) NoSQL
12 13 (10.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 13 (10.40%) Automated Testing
13 12 (9.60%) MongoDB
13 12 (9.60%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (8.80%) Git (software)
14 11 (8.80%) Software Testing
14 11 (8.80%) Computer Science
15 10 (8.00%) Web Development

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (4.80%) Oracle 9iAS
1 6 (4.80%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (2.40%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.40%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.60%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (0.80%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (8.00%) Photoshop
1 10 (8.00%) Fireworks
1 10 (8.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.40%) MS Office
3 2 (1.60%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 30 (24.00%) Summit
2 6 (4.80%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (4.80%) Oracle 11i
2 6 (4.80%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.80%) Internet
2 4 (3.20%) Firewall
3 3 (2.40%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (2.40%) Network Security
3 3 (2.40%) LDAP
4 2 (1.60%) X.509
5 1 (0.80%) PBX
5 1 (0.80%) VoIP
5 1 (0.80%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.40%) NoSQL
2 12 (9.60%) MongoDB
2 12 (9.60%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (8.00%) Oracle Database
4 8 (6.40%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (5.60%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (4.80%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (4.80%) Oracle Exadata
6 6 (4.80%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.60%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.80%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (18.40%) JIRA
2 11 (8.80%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.40%) Cucumber
3 8 (6.40%) Spock
3 8 (6.40%) LoadRunner
4 6 (4.80%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.00%) Maven
5 5 (4.00%) IntelliJ
6 4 (3.20%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (2.40%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.80%) PVCS
9 1 (0.80%) Selenium
General
1 1 (0.80%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (23.20%) Developer
2 17 (13.60%) Designer
3 12 (9.60%) Administrator
4 11 (8.80%) Analyst
5 10 (8.00%) Tester
6 9 (7.20%) Database Developer
7 8 (6.40%) Web Designer
7 8 (6.40%) Java Developer
7 8 (6.40%) DBA
8 7 (5.60%) Business Analyst
8 7 (5.60%) Security Designer
9 6 (4.80%) Security Officer
9 6 (4.80%) Technical Leader
9 6 (4.80%) Oracle DBA
10 5 (4.00%) Project Manager
10 5 (4.00%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.20%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (3.20%) Oracle Developer
11 4 (3.20%) Security Administrator
12 3 (2.40%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.20%) HTML
2 17 (13.60%) CSS
2 17 (13.60%) HTML5
2 17 (13.60%) CSS3
3 9 (7.20%) Apache Camel
3 9 (7.20%) RESTful
3 9 (7.20%) Web Services
3 9 (7.20%) ActiveMQ
4 8 (6.40%) Spring
4 8 (6.40%) Spring Boot
5 6 (4.80%) JSON
5 6 (4.80%) XML
6 5 (4.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.40%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (2.40%) Dojo
8 2 (1.60%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 2 (1.60%) JAX-RS
9 1 (0.80%) Flash
9 1 (0.80%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.80%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.40%) Linked Data
2 8 (6.40%) User Experience
3 6 (4.80%) RIA
4 5 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.40%) Open Source
6 2 (1.60%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.60%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.60%) PKI
7 1 (0.80%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (0.80%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.80%) Linux
2 9 (7.20%) Solaris
3 5 (4.00%) Windows
4 3 (2.40%) UNIX
5 1 (0.80%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.80%) zOS
5 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.80%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.80%) Android
5 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.80%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (0.80%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.80%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (39.20%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (12.00%) Information Security
3 13 (10.40%) Automated Testing
4 11 (8.80%) Software Testing
5 10 (8.00%) Web Development
5 10 (8.00%) Web Design
5 10 (8.00%) Identity Management
6 9 (7.20%) Information Security Management
6 9 (7.20%) Security Management
6 9 (7.20%) Test Scripting
6 9 (7.20%) Information Architecture
7 8 (6.40%) SIEM
7 8 (6.40%) Automation Testing
7 8 (6.40%) Usability Testing
7 8 (6.40%) Load Testing
7 8 (6.40%) Project Management
8 7 (5.60%) PRINCE2
8 7 (5.60%) Unit Testing
8 7 (5.60%) User Stories
8 7 (5.60%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 34 (27.20%) Java
2 17 (13.60%) JavaScript
2 17 (13.60%) SQL
3 14 (11.20%) PL/SQL
4 7 (5.60%) Groovy
5 5 (4.00%) C
6 1 (0.80%) Perl
6 1 (0.80%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 102 (81.60%) SC Cleared
2 18 (14.40%) Degree
3 13 (10.40%) ISEB
3 13 (10.40%) CISSP
4 10 (8.00%) ISTQB
5 9 (7.20%) ISSAP
5 9 (7.20%) ISSMP
5 9 (7.20%) CISM
6 6 (4.80%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.40%) CCSA
7 3 (2.40%) CCNA
7 3 (2.40%) SSCP
7 3 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (2.40%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.80%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (24.00%) ISO 9001
1 30 (24.00%) ISO 14001
2 13 (10.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (4.80%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.20%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.80%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.80%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (4.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (4.00%) Tivoli
3 5 (4.00%) SCCM
4 3 (2.40%) SCOM
4 3 (2.40%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 3 (2.40%) OpenView
4 3 (2.40%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 19 (15.20%) Oracle
2 13 (10.40%) HP
3 10 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.20%) Cisco
4 4 (3.20%) IBM
4 4 (3.20%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.20%) VMware
5 3 (2.40%) Remedy
5 3 (2.40%) SolarWinds
5 3 (2.40%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.80%) Symantec
6 1 (0.80%) EMC
6 1 (0.80%) Citrix
6 1 (0.80%) Adobe
6 1 (0.80%) Acronis
6 1 (0.80%) Sophos
6 1 (0.80%) WatchGuard
6 1 (0.80%) SonicWALL
6 1 (0.80%) Veeam