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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 29 34 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 84 54 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.47% 3.76% 4.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.47% 21.95% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 18 33
Average daily rate £385 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £328 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £16.38 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.61 £18.55 £37.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+69.18% +39.55%
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
285 246 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.54% 17.14% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 141 137
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 18
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £13.00 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £23.25 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 62 £390 -2.50% 2
Nottinghamshire -7 13 £280 -34.11% 3
Northamptonshire -2 4 £450 -
Leicestershire - 2 - - 1
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 197 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 42 (21.32%) Unix
3 35 (17.77%) Manufacturing
4 32 (16.24%) Project Management
5 31 (15.74%) Windows
6 30 (15.23%) Solaris
6 30 (15.23%) HP
7 29 (14.72%) Linux
7 29 (14.72%) VMware
8 27 (13.71%) ITIL
8 27 (13.71%) SAP
9 26 (13.20%) Finance
10 25 (12.69%) Red Hat
10 25 (12.69%) DV Cleared
11 24 (12.18%) Microsoft
12 22 (11.17%) Oracle
13 21 (10.66%) Migration
14 18 (9.14%) Aerospace
14 18 (9.14%) Active Directory
15 17 (8.63%) SAN
15 17 (8.63%) Veritas
15 17 (8.63%) Integration Testing
15 17 (8.63%) System Integration Testing
16 16 (8.12%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (8.12%) SAP BW
17 15 (7.61%) Service Management
17 15 (7.61%) Degree
17 15 (7.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 14 (7.11%) Windows Server
18 14 (7.11%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (3.55%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.52%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.02%) ArcGIS
3 2 (1.02%) ArcSDE
3 2 (1.02%) IBM Domino
3 2 (1.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (1.02%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.02%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (0.51%) AquaLogic
4 1 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.51%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.51%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.51%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 8 (4.06%) MS Excel
1 8 (4.06%) MS Office
2 2 (1.02%) ArcView
2 2 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (4.06%) SAP HCM
1 8 (4.06%) SAP HR
2 5 (2.54%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.51%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) IBM PureFlex
1 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.63%) SAN
2 9 (4.57%) Firewall
3 4 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (2.03%) LAN
3 4 (2.03%) Network Security
4 3 (1.52%) WAN
5 2 (1.02%) Intranet
6 1 (0.51%) DHCP
6 1 (0.51%) DNS
6 1 (0.51%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.51%) HTTP
6 1 (0.51%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.51%) SSL
6 1 (0.51%) TACACS
6 1 (0.51%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.12%) SAP BW
2 13 (6.60%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (5.58%) SQL Server
4 9 (4.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 9 (4.57%) Crystal Analysis
5 5 (2.54%) SAP BI
6 3 (1.52%) DB2
6 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.02%) GIS
7 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.51%) BODI
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.51%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.51%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.51%) JDeveloper
General
1 35 (17.77%) Manufacturing
2 26 (13.20%) Finance
3 18 (9.14%) Aerospace
4 6 (3.05%) Legal
5 2 (1.02%) Military
5 2 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (19.29%) Consultant
2 26 (13.20%) Project Manager
3 25 (12.69%) Architect
4 18 (9.14%) SAP Consultant
5 15 (7.61%) Analyst
6 14 (7.11%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (5.08%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 9 (4.57%) Support Engineer
8 9 (4.57%) Technical Leader
9 8 (4.06%) HR Consultant
9 8 (4.06%) SAP HR Consultant
10 7 (3.55%) Desktop Support
10 7 (3.55%) Service Analyst
10 7 (3.55%) Service Desk Analyst
11 6 (3.05%) Business Consultant
11 6 (3.05%) Business Objects Consultant
11 6 (3.05%) Developer
11 6 (3.05%) SAP Business Consultant
11 6 (3.05%) Security Consultant
11 6 (3.05%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.58%) Software Packaging
2 10 (5.08%) Middleware
3 5 (2.54%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (2.03%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (1.52%) .NET
5 3 (1.52%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (1.52%) jQuery
6 2 (1.02%) WebCenter
7 1 (0.51%) J2EE
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle ADF
7 1 (0.51%) REST
7 1 (0.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (6.09%) Visualisation
2 8 (4.06%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.06%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.05%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.54%) Clustering
4 5 (2.54%) Replication
5 4 (2.03%) EMC VMAX
6 3 (1.52%) CESG
6 3 (1.52%) DataPower
7 2 (1.02%) CCTV
7 2 (1.02%) CMDB
7 2 (1.02%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.51%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 42 (21.32%) Unix
2 31 (15.74%) Windows
3 30 (15.23%) Solaris
4 29 (14.72%) Linux
5 15 (7.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (7.11%) Windows Server
7 12 (6.09%) Windows XP
8 11 (5.58%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 9 (4.57%) Windows 7
9 9 (4.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (3.55%) AIX
11 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.51%) OS/390
12 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (16.24%) Project Management
2 27 (13.71%) ITIL
3 21 (10.66%) Migration
4 17 (8.63%) Integration Testing
4 17 (8.63%) System Integration Testing
5 15 (7.61%) Service Management
6 14 (7.11%) Change Management
7 13 (6.60%) Validation
8 12 (6.09%) Unit Testing
8 12 (6.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (5.58%) Configuration Management
9 11 (5.58%) High Availability
9 11 (5.58%) Time Management
10 10 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (4.57%) Issue Tracking
11 9 (4.57%) Service Delivery
12 7 (3.55%) PRINCE2
12 7 (3.55%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (3.05%) Business Analysis
13 6 (3.05%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.09%) Perl
2 11 (5.58%) Bash Shell
2 11 (5.58%) Korn
2 11 (5.58%) Shell Script
3 5 (2.54%) Java
4 3 (1.52%) C
4 3 (1.52%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.52%) R
4 3 (1.52%) SQL
5 1 (0.51%) C++
Qualifications
1 197 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (12.69%) DV Cleared
3 15 (7.61%) Degree
4 10 (5.08%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (5.08%) PMI Certification
4 10 (5.08%) PMP
5 7 (3.55%) APMP
5 7 (3.55%) BC Cleared
6 5 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.03%) CCNA
7 4 (2.03%) CISSP
7 4 (2.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.02%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.02%) MCSE
9 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.51%) CCNP
10 1 (0.51%) CCSA
10 1 (0.51%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.02%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (0.51%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.51%) RMADS
2 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (9.14%) Active Directory
2 16 (8.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 11 (5.58%) Veritas File System
4 11 (5.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 8 (4.06%) VMware ESX
6 5 (2.54%) Hyper-V
7 4 (2.03%) SRDF
8 1 (0.51%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.51%) NFS
8 1 (0.51%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (2.54%) MOM
2 4 (2.03%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.52%) SCCM
4 2 (1.02%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.02%) Munin
4 2 (1.02%) Nagios
4 2 (1.02%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.51%) SCOM
5 1 (0.51%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.51%) ThinApp
5 1 (0.51%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 30 (15.23%) HP
2 29 (14.72%) VMware
3 27 (13.71%) SAP
4 25 (12.69%) Red Hat
5 24 (12.18%) Microsoft
6 22 (11.17%) Oracle
7 17 (8.63%) Veritas
8 12 (6.09%) EXTOL
8 12 (6.09%) Sun
9 11 (5.58%) Cisco
10 10 (5.08%) Opsware
11 7 (3.55%) CheckPoint
11 7 (3.55%) EMC
12 6 (3.05%) IBM
12 6 (3.05%) NetApp
13 5 (2.54%) Blue Coat
13 5 (2.54%) Brocade
13 5 (2.54%) Juniper
14 3 (1.52%) F5
14 3 (1.52%) IronPort
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