The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 3 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 25 26 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 6 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.52% 2.35% 6.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.17% 13.51% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +55.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £358
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Average hourly rate £53.50 £18.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+197.22% -56.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.21 £18.00 £37.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.70 £18.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £18.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+73.61% -31.42%
SC 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 Dorset region.

Qualifications Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
59 37 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 24.79% 17.37% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 18 9
Average daily rate £375 £400 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +50.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £491 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.39% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 8
Average hourly rate £48.14 £35.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.54% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £18.80 £36.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.55 £35.00 £47.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.96%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
Weymouth - 1 - - 1
Bournemouth - - - -
SC Cleared
South West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) C++
4 5 (38.46%) C
5 4 (30.77%) Validation
5 4 (30.77%) UML
5 4 (30.77%) Rational Rhapsody
6 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
6 3 (23.08%) DO-178B
6 3 (23.08%) Signal Processing
6 3 (23.08%) OO
7 2 (15.38%) Windows
7 2 (15.38%) OpenMP
7 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (15.38%) Device Driver
7 2 (15.38%) VMware
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) Java
7 2 (15.38%) MS Project
7 2 (15.38%) MS Office
7 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (15.38%) Embedded C
7 2 (15.38%) Embedded C++
7 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
7 2 (15.38%) Intel
7 2 (15.38%) Citrix
7 2 (15.38%) MATLAB
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Project
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (15.38%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Coordinator
3 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (15.38%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) OpenMP
1 2 (15.38%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
2 2 (15.38%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Validation
1 4 (30.77%) UML
2 3 (23.08%) OO
2 3 (23.08%) Signal Processing
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
3 2 (15.38%) Parallel Programming
3 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) SysML
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
4 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C++
2 5 (38.46%) C
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) Embedded C
3 2 (15.38%) Embedded C++
3 2 (15.38%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) HNC
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Intel
1 2 (15.38%) Citrix
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
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