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 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 36 51 47
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 77 44 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.60% 2.97% 3.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.50% 19.05% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 18 7
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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 £344 £331 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £553 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 7
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.63 £16.08 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.70 £16.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.84 £18.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+88.00% -36.84%
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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
280 231 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.73% 15.60% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 108 94
Average daily rate £385 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.31% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £251 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £540 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 26 33
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.16 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.27% -6.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.35 £27.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 March 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 27 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
Derbyshire +20 40 £430 +13.45%
Northamptonshire +9 20 £425 - 1
Nottinghamshire -13 6 £375 - 1
Leicestershire - 5 £150 -
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England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 158 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 55 (34.81%) Microsoft
3 47 (29.75%) Windows
4 36 (22.78%) MS Excel
5 34 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
6 33 (20.89%) MS Office
7 23 (14.56%) Active Directory
8 22 (13.92%) ITIL
9 21 (13.29%) Manufacturing
10 20 (12.66%) HP
11 19 (12.03%) Service Management
12 18 (11.39%) SQL
12 18 (11.39%) VBA
12 18 (11.39%) Windows XP
12 18 (11.39%) VMware
13 17 (10.76%) Cisco
14 16 (10.13%) Management Information System
14 16 (10.13%) DV Cleared
14 16 (10.13%) Windows 7
15 15 (9.49%) MS Access
15 15 (9.49%) UNIX
16 13 (8.23%) C
16 13 (8.23%) Windows Server 2003
17 12 (7.59%) ITSM
17 12 (7.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 11 (6.96%) Project Management
18 11 (6.96%) Configuration Management
18 11 (6.96%) Oracle
18 11 (6.96%) SQL Server
18 11 (6.96%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 7 (4.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.53%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.53%) IIS
2 4 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.90%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.63%) JBoss
4 1 (0.63%) Apache
4 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 36 (22.78%) MS Excel
2 33 (20.89%) MS Office
3 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.90%) SAP HR
1 3 (1.90%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.70%) Firewall
2 7 (4.43%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (4.43%) LAN
2 7 (4.43%) WAN
3 5 (3.16%) DNS
4 4 (2.53%) MPLS
4 4 (2.53%) OSPF
4 4 (2.53%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (2.53%) VPN
4 4 (2.53%) VRRP
5 3 (1.90%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.90%) Wireless
5 3 (1.90%) HSRP
5 3 (1.90%) Multicast
5 3 (1.90%) Unified Communications
5 3 (1.90%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 3 (1.90%) BGP
5 3 (1.90%) EIGRP
5 3 (1.90%) SSL
5 3 (1.90%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.49%) MS Access
2 11 (6.96%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.53%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.53%) RDBMS
3 4 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.90%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) MSI
General
1 21 (13.29%) Manufacturing
2 10 (6.33%) Finance
3 4 (2.53%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.27%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.63%) Military
5 1 (0.63%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 53 (33.54%) Analyst
2 28 (17.72%) Service Analyst
2 28 (17.72%) Service Desk Analyst
3 18 (11.39%) Architect
4 17 (10.76%) Project Manager
5 16 (10.13%) 1st Line Support
6 15 (9.49%) Consultant
6 15 (9.49%) Report Analyst
7 6 (3.80%) Technical Leader
7 6 (3.80%) Network Engineer
8 5 (3.16%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.16%) Network Architect
9 4 (2.53%) Project Engineer
9 4 (2.53%) Support Analyst
9 4 (2.53%) SAP Consultant
10 3 (1.90%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (1.90%) Integration Manager
10 3 (1.90%) Technical Architect
10 3 (1.90%) Desktop Support
10 3 (1.90%) Citrix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.27%) JSP
1 2 (1.27%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.63%) WebCenter
2 1 (0.63%) REST
2 1 (0.63%) ADSI
2 1 (0.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 34 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (10.13%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.53%) PKI
4 2 (1.27%) Economics
5 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.63%) iPad
5 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.63%) User Experience
5 1 (0.63%) Clustering
5 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.63%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 47 (29.75%) Windows
2 18 (11.39%) Windows XP
3 16 (10.13%) Windows 7
4 15 (9.49%) UNIX
5 13 (8.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (5.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (5.70%) Linux
7 5 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.90%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.27%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.63%) Solaris
10 1 (0.63%) CentOS
10 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (13.92%) ITIL
2 19 (12.03%) Service Management
3 12 (7.59%) ITSM
4 11 (6.96%) Configuration Management
4 11 (6.96%) Project Management
5 10 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (5.06%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (4.43%) Service Delivery
7 7 (4.43%) Migration
8 6 (3.80%) Programme Management
8 6 (3.80%) Change Management
8 6 (3.80%) Change Control
9 5 (3.16%) Information Assurance
9 5 (3.16%) PRINCE2
9 5 (3.16%) Validation
9 5 (3.16%) Information Security
10 4 (2.53%) PLM
10 4 (2.53%) Incident Management
10 4 (2.53%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (2.53%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 18 (11.39%) SQL
1 18 (11.39%) VBA
2 13 (8.23%) C
3 3 (1.90%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.27%) Java
4 2 (1.27%) VB
5 1 (0.63%) Perl
5 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 158 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (10.13%) DV Cleared
3 12 (7.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 9 (5.70%) Degree
4 9 (5.70%) PMP
4 9 (5.70%) PMI Certification
4 9 (5.70%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (5.06%) CCNP
5 8 (5.06%) CCNA
6 6 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.53%) MCSE
7 4 (2.53%) APMP
8 3 (1.90%) CCIE
8 3 (1.90%) CCIP
8 3 (1.90%) MCITP
9 2 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.27%) CCDP
9 2 (1.27%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.63%) DCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.53%) SLA
2 3 (1.90%) QA
3 2 (1.27%) JSP 440
3 2 (1.27%) BS15000
System Software
1 23 (14.56%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.06%) VMware ESX
3 6 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.80%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.16%) XenServer
5 4 (2.53%) vSphere
6 2 (1.27%) XenApp
6 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.63%) NFS
7 1 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.63%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.53%) MOM
1 4 (2.53%) SCCM
2 2 (1.27%) OVSD
2 2 (1.27%) SCVMM
2 2 (1.27%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (1.27%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (1.27%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (1.27%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.63%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.63%) WSUS
3 1 (0.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 55 (34.81%) Microsoft
2 20 (12.66%) HP
3 18 (11.39%) VMware
4 17 (10.76%) Cisco
5 11 (6.96%) Citrix
5 11 (6.96%) Oracle
6 9 (5.70%) Red Hat
7 7 (4.43%) SAP
8 6 (3.80%) Juniper
8 6 (3.80%) Dell
9 5 (3.16%) CheckPoint
9 5 (3.16%) 3PAR
10 4 (2.53%) F5
10 4 (2.53%) Blue Coat
11 3 (1.90%) McAfee
12 2 (1.27%) Siemens
12 2 (1.27%) Fortinet
13 1 (0.63%) BT
13 1 (0.63%) Stellent
13 1 (0.63%) Computacenter
Northamptonshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £18.50 - £19.50 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago