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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 40 25 59
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +34
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 68 90 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.28% 5.93% 2.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.86% 34.09% 16.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 49 6
Average daily rate
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£391 £330 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.48% -8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £432 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £360
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 5
Average hourly rate £18.52 £13.00 £56.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.46% -76.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+77.50% -
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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
263 264 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.55% 17.40% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 145 102
Average daily rate £375 £345 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +7.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £463 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 20
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £10.00 £17.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £30.00 £56.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 27 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 August 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 -2 38 £375 +15.38% 3
Northamptonshire +6 18 £407 +21.49%
Nottinghamshire -9 7 £430 - 8
Leicestershire -1 2 £446 +197.50% 1
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England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 163 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 46 (28.22%) Windows
3 45 (27.61%) ITIL
3 45 (27.61%) DV Cleared
4 40 (24.54%) Microsoft
5 31 (19.02%) Cisco
6 29 (17.79%) HP
6 29 (17.79%) MS Office
7 28 (17.18%) Active Directory
7 28 (17.18%) Service Management
8 25 (15.34%) Manufacturing
9 23 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (13.50%) Firewall
11 21 (12.88%) VMware
12 19 (11.66%) SAP
13 18 (11.04%) Windows Server 2003
14 17 (10.43%) Service Delivery
14 17 (10.43%) Finance
15 16 (9.82%) Management Information System
15 16 (9.82%) ITSM
15 16 (9.82%) MS Excel
15 16 (9.82%) Windows XP
15 16 (9.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 14 (8.59%) Cisco Certification
17 13 (7.98%) SIEM
18 12 (7.36%) LAN
18 12 (7.36%) Oracle
18 12 (7.36%) Primavera
18 12 (7.36%) SAP PS
18 12 (7.36%) Blue Coat

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 4 (2.45%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (1.84%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.23%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.23%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.23%) IIS
3 2 (1.23%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.23%) Lync
3 2 (1.23%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.61%) JBoss
4 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 29 (17.79%) MS Office
2 16 (9.82%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.23%) MS Project
4 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (7.36%) SAP PS
1 12 (7.36%) Primavera
2 4 (2.45%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.84%) SAP HR
3 3 (1.84%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (1.23%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.61%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.45%) Office 365
2 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.50%) Firewall
2 12 (7.36%) LAN
3 11 (6.75%) WAN
4 9 (5.52%) Network Security
5 7 (4.29%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (4.29%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (3.68%) BIG-IP
6 6 (3.68%) iSCSI
7 5 (3.07%) Wireless
7 5 (3.07%) SAN
8 4 (2.45%) VPN
8 4 (2.45%) MPLS
8 4 (2.45%) OSPF
8 4 (2.45%) WLAN
9 3 (1.84%) DHCP
9 3 (1.84%) Ethernet
9 3 (1.84%) BGP
9 3 (1.84%) EIGRP
9 3 (1.84%) VRRP
9 3 (1.84%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.07%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.45%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.45%) RDBMS
3 4 (2.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.61%) DB2
4 1 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.61%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (2.45%) JDeveloper
2 1 (0.61%) ProC
General
1 25 (15.34%) Manufacturing
2 17 (10.43%) Finance
3 3 (1.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.23%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.23%) Military
5 1 (0.61%) Local Government
5 1 (0.61%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 26 (15.95%) Analyst
2 22 (13.50%) Architect
3 17 (10.43%) Project Manager
4 16 (9.82%) Service Analyst
4 16 (9.82%) Service Desk Analyst
5 15 (9.20%) Consultant
6 10 (6.13%) 1st Line Support
7 9 (5.52%) Integration Specialist
8 8 (4.91%) Service Manager
9 7 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.29%) Technical Leader
10 6 (3.68%) SAP Consultant
10 6 (3.68%) Delivery Manager
10 6 (3.68%) Network Engineer
10 6 (3.68%) Services Delivery Manager
10 6 (3.68%) Security Analyst
11 5 (3.07%) Team Leader
11 5 (3.07%) Enterprise Architect
11 5 (3.07%) Storage Engineer
11 5 (3.07%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.07%) WebCenter
2 4 (2.45%) Oracle ADF
3 2 (1.23%) REST
4 1 (0.61%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (0.61%) JSP
4 1 (0.61%) Struts
4 1 (0.61%) Web Services
4 1 (0.61%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.82%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.13%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.29%) CESG
5 5 (3.07%) EMC VMAX
5 5 (3.07%) Replication
6 3 (1.84%) PKI
7 2 (1.23%) Economics
8 1 (0.61%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.61%) HP StoreVirtual
8 1 (0.61%) CMDB
8 1 (0.61%) Celerra
8 1 (0.61%) RMADS
8 1 (0.61%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.61%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.61%) PMI
8 1 (0.61%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 46 (28.22%) Windows
2 18 (11.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (9.82%) Windows XP
4 11 (6.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (6.13%) UNIX
6 8 (4.91%) Linux
7 7 (4.29%) Windows 7
8 6 (3.68%) CentOS
8 6 (3.68%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.61%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (27.61%) ITIL
2 28 (17.18%) Service Management
3 17 (10.43%) Service Delivery
4 16 (9.82%) ITSM
5 13 (7.98%) SIEM
6 12 (7.36%) Migration
7 11 (6.75%) Configuration Management
7 11 (6.75%) Change Control
8 9 (5.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (5.52%) Performance Management
9 8 (4.91%) Information Assurance
9 8 (4.91%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (4.91%) Project Management
10 7 (4.29%) PRINCE2
10 7 (4.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (4.29%) Coaching
11 6 (3.68%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (3.68%) Capacity Management
11 6 (3.68%) Problem Management
11 6 (3.68%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.29%) C
2 6 (3.68%) Java
2 6 (3.68%) SQL
3 2 (1.23%) ABAP
4 1 (0.61%) VBA
4 1 (0.61%) Embedded C
4 1 (0.61%) Korn
4 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.61%) Bourne shell
4 1 (0.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 163 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 45 (27.61%) DV Cleared
3 16 (9.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 14 (8.59%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (6.75%) CCNP
6 10 (6.13%) CCNA
7 8 (4.91%) Degree
8 6 (3.68%) PMP
8 6 (3.68%) PMI Certification
8 6 (3.68%) CCIE
9 5 (3.07%) BC Cleared
10 3 (1.84%) CCIP
11 2 (1.23%) MCP
11 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (1.23%) CCDP
11 2 (1.23%) APMP
12 1 (0.61%) CISSP
12 1 (0.61%) CISM
12 1 (0.61%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.61%) CNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.61%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.61%) DO-178B
System Software
1 28 (17.18%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.91%) Hyper-V
3 8 (4.91%) VMware ESX
4 6 (3.68%) NFS
5 4 (2.45%) SRDF
6 3 (1.84%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.61%) Firmware
7 1 (0.61%) XenApp
7 1 (0.61%) XenServer
7 1 (0.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 9 (5.52%) OVSD
2 6 (3.68%) Nessus
2 6 (3.68%) Nmap
3 5 (3.07%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.23%) MOM
4 2 (1.23%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (1.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (1.23%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (1.23%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (24.54%) Microsoft
2 31 (19.02%) Cisco
3 29 (17.79%) HP
4 21 (12.88%) VMware
5 19 (11.66%) SAP
6 12 (7.36%) Oracle
6 12 (7.36%) Blue Coat
7 11 (6.75%) NetApp
8 10 (6.13%) CheckPoint
8 10 (6.13%) F5
9 9 (5.52%) Red Hat
9 9 (5.52%) Citrix
9 9 (5.52%) Juniper
10 6 (3.68%) ArcSight
10 6 (3.68%) IronPort
10 6 (3.68%) Sourcefire
11 5 (3.07%) Brocade
11 5 (3.07%) EMC
12 4 (2.45%) IBM
13 3 (1.84%) Symantec
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