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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 28 19 29
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 82 126 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.11% 7.89% 4.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.08% 36.21% 25.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 62 32
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£409 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.84% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £250 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £438 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 2 6
Average hourly rate £16.75 £25.92 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.37% +31.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £14.65 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £37.18 £29.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £17.13 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+9.48% -36.57%
SC Cleared
England

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
292 348 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.18% 21.79% 19.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 179 118
Average daily rate £350 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £420 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 17 35
Average hourly rate £15.83 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.43% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.66 £12.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £34.60 £39.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +4 34 £400 +10.34% 2
Northamptonshire +6 28 £575 - 1
Nottinghamshire -20 15 £425 +12.58%
Leicestershire - - - - 1
Lincolnshire - - - - 1
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 174 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 63 (36.21%) Microsoft
3 57 (32.76%) Windows
4 33 (18.97%) MS Office
5 30 (17.24%) MS Excel
6 29 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 28 (16.09%) Active Directory
8 27 (15.52%) Windows 7
9 23 (13.22%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (10.34%) UNIX
10 18 (10.34%) VMware
11 17 (9.77%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (9.20%) HP
12 16 (9.20%) Cisco
12 16 (9.20%) Citrix
13 14 (8.05%) SQL
13 14 (8.05%) Configuration Management
14 13 (7.47%) MSI
14 13 (7.47%) Service Management
14 13 (7.47%) Migration
15 12 (6.90%) Red Hat
15 12 (6.90%) VBA
15 12 (6.90%) Linux
15 12 (6.90%) ITIL
16 11 (6.32%) MS Access
16 11 (6.32%) DNS
16 11 (6.32%) Management Information System
16 11 (6.32%) Microsoft App-V
16 11 (6.32%) Hyper-V
16 11 (6.32%) Requirements Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (2.87%) WebLogic
1 5 (2.87%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.30%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.15%) IIS
5 1 (0.57%) Apache
5 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 33 (18.97%) MS Office
2 30 (17.24%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.30%) MS Project
4 2 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.30%) SAP PS
2 3 (1.72%) SAP Payroll
2 3 (1.72%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.32%) DNS
2 8 (4.60%) DHCP
3 7 (4.02%) Firewall
4 6 (3.45%) LDAP
4 6 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (2.87%) Kerberos
6 3 (1.72%) VPN
6 3 (1.72%) Internet
6 3 (1.72%) DMVPN
7 2 (1.15%) SAN
8 1 (0.57%) LAN
8 1 (0.57%) VoIP
8 1 (0.57%) WAN
8 1 (0.57%) MPLS
8 1 (0.57%) OSPF
8 1 (0.57%) VRRP
8 1 (0.57%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.57%) VLAN
8 1 (0.57%) Network Security
8 1 (0.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.32%) MS Access
2 4 (2.30%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (1.15%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (7.47%) MSI
2 6 (3.45%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (1.15%) JUnit
3 2 (1.15%) JIRA
3 2 (1.15%) Selenium
3 2 (1.15%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (5.75%) Manufacturing
2 6 (3.45%) Finance
3 2 (1.15%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.57%) Electronics
4 1 (0.57%) Billing
4 1 (0.57%) Marketing
4 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.57%) Automotive
4 1 (0.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (27.01%) Analyst
2 25 (14.37%) Service Analyst
2 25 (14.37%) Service Desk Analyst
3 13 (7.47%) 1st Line Support
3 13 (7.47%) Consultant
4 12 (6.90%) Project Manager
4 12 (6.90%) Applications Packager
5 10 (5.75%) Report Analyst
6 9 (5.17%) Security Engineer
7 8 (4.60%) Support Engineer
8 7 (4.02%) Architect
8 7 (4.02%) UNIX Engineer
8 7 (4.02%) Technical Leader
9 5 (2.87%) Support Analyst
10 4 (2.30%) Wintel Engineer
11 3 (1.72%) 1st Line Support Engineer
11 3 (1.72%) IT Assistant
11 3 (1.72%) Cisco Engineer
11 3 (1.72%) Deployment Engineer
11 3 (1.72%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.02%) Application Packaging
2 6 (3.45%) WSH
3 5 (2.87%) ADSI
4 2 (1.15%) Spring
4 2 (1.15%) HTML
4 2 (1.15%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.22%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.32%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.87%) Clustering
4 5 (2.87%) PKI
5 3 (1.72%) Economics
6 2 (1.15%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.57%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.57%) User Experience
7 1 (0.57%) DTV
7 1 (0.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 57 (32.76%) Windows
2 29 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 27 (15.52%) Windows 7
4 18 (10.34%) UNIX
5 17 (9.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (6.90%) Linux
7 9 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (4.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (2.87%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.87%) Solaris
10 2 (1.15%) AIX
10 2 (1.15%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.15%) CentOS
11 1 (0.57%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (8.05%) Configuration Management
2 13 (7.47%) Service Management
2 13 (7.47%) Migration
3 12 (6.90%) ITIL
4 11 (6.32%) Requirements Analysis
5 10 (5.75%) Project Management
5 10 (5.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (4.60%) Project Planning
7 8 (4.60%) ITSM
8 6 (3.45%) Information Security
8 6 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (2.87%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (2.87%) PRINCE2
10 4 (2.30%) Change Management
10 4 (2.30%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (2.30%) Programme Management
10 4 (2.30%) Critical Path Analysis
10 4 (2.30%) Business Analysis
10 4 (2.30%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.05%) SQL
2 12 (6.90%) VBA
3 10 (5.75%) C
4 9 (5.17%) VB
5 4 (2.30%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.72%) Python
6 3 (1.72%) Java
7 2 (1.15%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.15%) PHP
8 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 174 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (4.02%) Degree
4 6 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.30%) MCSE
6 3 (1.72%) CCNA
6 3 (1.72%) ISEB
6 3 (1.72%) PMP
6 3 (1.72%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.72%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.72%) MCITP
6 3 (1.72%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.57%) APMP
8 1 (0.57%) ACCA
8 1 (0.57%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.45%) QA
2 2 (1.15%) SLA
3 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (16.09%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.32%) Microsoft App-V
2 11 (6.32%) Hyper-V
3 8 (4.60%) VMware ESX
4 6 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.72%) XenServer
5 3 (1.72%) vSphere
6 2 (1.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (4.02%) SCCM
2 6 (3.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (2.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (1.72%) SCOM
5 2 (1.15%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.15%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (1.15%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.57%) MOM
6 1 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 63 (36.21%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.34%) VMware
3 16 (9.20%) HP
3 16 (9.20%) Cisco
3 16 (9.20%) Citrix
4 12 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 10 (5.75%) SAP
6 5 (2.87%) 3PAR
6 5 (2.87%) Oracle
7 4 (2.30%) Juniper
7 4 (2.30%) Cognos
7 4 (2.30%) Dell
7 4 (2.30%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.30%) Primavera
7 4 (2.30%) Blue Coat
8 3 (1.72%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.15%) IBM
10 1 (0.57%) Sun
10 1 (0.57%) Computacenter
10 1 (0.57%) Sourcefire
Northamptonshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £18.50 - £19.50 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Chesterfield and Chorley
Church International
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 15 days ago