The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 29 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 94 56 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.37% 3.59% 3.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.18% 22.49% 25.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 22 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £377 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.88% +13.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £316 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £550 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 6
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.33 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.22% +20.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £16.08 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.75 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £18.00 £24.13
% change year-on-year
+77.77% -25.38%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
275 249 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.70% 15.96% 14.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 117 74
Average daily rate £390 £325 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £260 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £500 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 25
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.25 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% -8.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £11.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £18.60 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.31 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+29.50% -21.73%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 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
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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
Derbyshire +17 42 £430 +4.24% 3
Northamptonshire +7 25 £425 -12.82% 1
Nottinghamshire -4 13 £400 +6.66% 1
Leicestershire +7 6 £150 -
Lincolnshire -3 5 £388 -9.88%
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England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 145 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 44 (30.34%) Windows
2 44 (30.34%) Microsoft
3 32 (22.07%) MS Office
4 31 (21.38%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 23 (15.86%) Cisco
6 23 (15.86%) Manufacturing
7 22 (15.17%) ITIL
8 21 (14.48%) Active Directory
9 20 (13.79%) HP
10 19 (13.10%) Windows XP
10 19 (13.10%) Service Management
11 18 (12.41%) DV Cleared
12 16 (11.03%) VMware
13 15 (10.34%) Windows 7
13 15 (10.34%) Firewall
13 15 (10.34%) SQL
14 14 (9.66%) VBA
14 14 (9.66%) Management Information System
14 14 (9.66%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
16 12 (8.28%) CCNP
16 12 (8.28%) C
16 12 (8.28%) UNIX
16 12 (8.28%) MS Access
16 12 (8.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 11 (7.59%) Windows Server 2008
17 11 (7.59%) SQL Server
17 11 (7.59%) Configuration Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.07%) IIS
2 3 (2.07%) NetWeaver
3 2 (1.38%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.69%) JBoss
4 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.69%) Lync
Applications
1 32 (22.07%) MS Office
2 29 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.07%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.69%) MS Project
4 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.07%) SAP HR
1 3 (2.07%) SAP Payroll
2 2 (1.38%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.69%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.38%) Office 365
2 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.34%) Firewall
2 9 (6.21%) LAN
2 9 (6.21%) WAN
2 9 (6.21%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (3.45%) MPLS
4 4 (2.76%) VRRP
4 4 (2.76%) OSPF
4 4 (2.76%) VPN
4 4 (2.76%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (2.07%) Unified Communications
5 3 (2.07%) HSRP
5 3 (2.07%) Multicast
5 3 (2.07%) DNS
5 3 (2.07%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.07%) SSL
5 3 (2.07%) WLAN
5 3 (2.07%) DHCP
5 3 (2.07%) Ethernet
5 3 (2.07%) Wireless
5 3 (2.07%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.28%) MS Access
2 11 (7.59%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.76%) RDBMS
3 4 (2.76%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.07%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.69%) MSI
General
1 23 (15.86%) Manufacturing
2 8 (5.52%) Finance
3 4 (2.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.69%) Local Government
4 1 (0.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 41 (28.28%) Analyst
2 21 (14.48%) Service Analyst
2 21 (14.48%) Service Desk Analyst
3 18 (12.41%) Project Manager
4 17 (11.72%) Architect
5 14 (9.66%) 1st Line Support
6 13 (8.97%) Consultant
7 12 (8.28%) Report Analyst
8 7 (4.83%) Network Engineer
9 6 (4.14%) SAP Consultant
9 6 (4.14%) Technical Leader
10 5 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.45%) Network Architect
11 4 (2.76%) Project Engineer
12 3 (2.07%) Support Analyst
12 3 (2.07%) Desktop Support
12 3 (2.07%) Lead Architect
12 3 (2.07%) Incident Manager
12 3 (2.07%) Service Manager
12 3 (2.07%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.38%) SAP Basis
1 2 (1.38%) JSP
2 1 (0.69%) REST
2 1 (0.69%) ADSI
2 1 (0.69%) Middleware
2 1 (0.69%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 31 (21.38%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.66%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.76%) PKI
4 2 (1.38%) CESG
4 2 (1.38%) Economics
5 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.69%) User Experience
5 1 (0.69%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.69%) PMI
5 1 (0.69%) Celerra
5 1 (0.69%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.69%) iPad
5 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.69%) Clustering
5 1 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 44 (30.34%) Windows
2 19 (13.10%) Windows XP
3 15 (10.34%) Windows 7
4 14 (9.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (8.28%) UNIX
6 11 (7.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (6.21%) Linux
8 5 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.38%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.38%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.69%) CentOS
10 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (15.17%) ITIL
2 19 (13.10%) Service Management
3 11 (7.59%) Configuration Management
3 11 (7.59%) Project Management
3 11 (7.59%) ITSM
4 10 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (5.52%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (5.52%) Service Delivery
6 7 (4.83%) Migration
6 7 (4.83%) Programme Management
7 6 (4.14%) Incident Management
7 6 (4.14%) PRINCE2
7 6 (4.14%) Change Control
8 5 (3.45%) Validation
8 5 (3.45%) Change Management
8 5 (3.45%) Information Assurance
9 4 (2.76%) Network Management
9 4 (2.76%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (2.76%) ERP
9 4 (2.76%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.34%) SQL
2 14 (9.66%) VBA
3 12 (8.28%) C
4 2 (1.38%) VB
4 2 (1.38%) ABAP
5 1 (0.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 145 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (12.41%) DV Cleared
3 13 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (8.28%) CCNP
4 12 (8.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 9 (6.21%) Degree
6 8 (5.52%) CCNA
6 8 (5.52%) PMP
6 8 (5.52%) PMI Certification
7 7 (4.83%) CCIE
8 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.07%) CCIP
8 3 (2.07%) MCSE
8 3 (2.07%) APMP
9 2 (1.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.38%) BC Cleared
9 2 (1.38%) MCP
9 2 (1.38%) CCDP
10 1 (0.69%) Dell Certification
10 1 (0.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.38%) JSP 440
1 2 (1.38%) BS15000
1 2 (1.38%) SLA
2 1 (0.69%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (14.48%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.52%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.07%) XenServer
3 3 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.38%) XenApp
4 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.69%) NFS
5 1 (0.69%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.07%) MOM
1 3 (2.07%) OVSD
2 2 (1.38%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (1.38%) SCCM
2 2 (1.38%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (1.38%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (1.38%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.69%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (30.34%) Microsoft
2 23 (15.86%) Cisco
3 20 (13.79%) HP
4 16 (11.03%) VMware
5 11 (7.59%) Citrix
6 10 (6.90%) Oracle
6 10 (6.90%) SAP
7 9 (6.21%) Red Hat
7 9 (6.21%) CheckPoint
8 6 (4.14%) 3PAR
8 6 (4.14%) Juniper
9 5 (3.45%) McAfee
10 4 (2.76%) Blue Coat
10 4 (2.76%) F5
11 2 (1.38%) PTC
11 2 (1.38%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.38%) Informatica
11 2 (1.38%) Siemens
11 2 (1.38%) Lotus
11 2 (1.38%) Remedy
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