The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the East Midlands region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 24 48 39
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -9
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 74 45 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.12% 3.10% 3.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.96% 21.95% 22.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 12 7
Average daily rate
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£330 £411 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.75% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £213 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £367 £374
% change year-on-year
+0.81% -1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 20
Average hourly rate £17.50 £56.21 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.86% +221.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £54.58 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £57.10 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-11.90% -8.69%
Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
239 205 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.53% 14.14% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 94 79
Average daily rate £338 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £200 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 20 29
Average hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £17.49 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £56.25 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
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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 31 July 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
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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 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 +8 46 £325 -23.41% 1
Nottinghamshire +18 8 £400 - 1
Leicestershire -4 4 £150 -54.69% 3
Northamptonshire -1 3 £335 -
Lincolnshire +3 2 - - 1
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SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 126 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 30 (23.81%) Windows
3 19 (15.08%) Windows 7
4 18 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 14 (11.11%) MSI
5 14 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (11.11%) SAN
5 14 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 14 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 13 (10.32%) Active Directory
6 13 (10.32%) EMC
7 12 (9.52%) MS Excel
8 11 (8.73%) MS Office
8 11 (8.73%) VB
8 11 (8.73%) Oracle
8 11 (8.73%) Connectrix
8 11 (8.73%) Brocade
8 11 (8.73%) Performance Management
8 11 (8.73%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 10 (7.94%) BC Cleared
9 10 (7.94%) DNS
9 10 (7.94%) Cisco
10 9 (7.14%) HP
10 9 (7.14%) .NET
10 9 (7.14%) C#
10 9 (7.14%) DHCP
10 9 (7.14%) Configuration Management
10 9 (7.14%) Finance
10 9 (7.14%) Hyper-V
10 9 (7.14%) Application Packaging

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (3.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.73%) MS Office
3 2 (1.59%) MS Project
3 2 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.79%) TRIRIGA
2 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.11%) SAN
2 11 (8.73%) Connectrix
3 10 (7.94%) DNS
4 9 (7.14%) DHCP
5 5 (3.97%) LDAP
5 5 (3.97%) Firewall
6 4 (3.17%) VLAN
6 4 (3.17%) Kerberos
6 4 (3.17%) VPN
7 3 (2.38%) SSL
7 3 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.38%) NAS
8 2 (1.59%) LAN
8 2 (1.59%) WAN
9 1 (0.79%) DSL
9 1 (0.79%) Network Security
9 1 (0.79%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.17%) RDBMS
2 4 (3.17%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (11.11%) MSI
2 8 (6.35%) Wise Package Studio
3 7 (5.56%) MSTest
3 7 (5.56%) NUnit
4 3 (2.38%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (2.38%) LoadRunner
4 3 (2.38%) Selenium
5 2 (1.59%) JUnit
5 2 (1.59%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.59%) JIRA
6 1 (0.79%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
General
1 9 (7.14%) Finance
2 8 (6.35%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.38%) Legal
4 1 (0.79%) Billing
4 1 (0.79%) Marketing
4 1 (0.79%) Automotive
4 1 (0.79%) Electronics
4 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (11.90%) Applications Packager
2 13 (10.32%) Storage Engineer
3 11 (8.73%) Operations Engineer
4 10 (7.94%) Developer
5 9 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 8 (6.35%) Architect
7 7 (5.56%) C# Developer
7 7 (5.56%) Analyst
7 7 (5.56%) Deployment Engineer
8 6 (4.76%) Consultant
9 5 (3.97%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.97%) Administrator
10 4 (3.17%) Tester
10 4 (3.17%) Automation Tester
11 3 (2.38%) Implementation Engineer
11 3 (2.38%) Desktop Engineer
11 3 (2.38%) DBA
11 3 (2.38%) Service Manager
11 3 (2.38%) Oracle DBA
11 3 (2.38%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.14%) .NET
1 9 (7.14%) Application Packaging
2 8 (6.35%) Web Services
2 8 (6.35%) WSH
3 7 (5.56%) WCF
3 7 (5.56%) WPF
4 4 (3.17%) ADSI
5 3 (2.38%) HTML
5 3 (2.38%) CSS
6 2 (1.59%) Spring
6 2 (1.59%) WebCenter
7 1 (0.79%) HTML5
7 1 (0.79%) CSS3
7 1 (0.79%) Sass
7 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.97%) Blackberry
2 4 (3.17%) Clustering
2 4 (3.17%) PKI
2 4 (3.17%) Fat Client
2 4 (3.17%) Thin Client
3 3 (2.38%) Economics
4 1 (0.79%) Statistics
4 1 (0.79%) DTV
4 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.79%) Replication
4 1 (0.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 30 (23.81%) Windows
2 19 (15.08%) Windows 7
3 14 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 6 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.97%) Linux
6 4 (3.17%) Solaris
7 3 (2.38%) UNIX
7 3 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.79%) SUSE
8 1 (0.79%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (8.73%) Performance Management
2 9 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 7 (5.56%) OO
3 7 (5.56%) Migration
4 6 (4.76%) Programme Management
4 6 (4.76%) Project Management
5 5 (3.97%) Service Management
5 5 (3.97%) Service Delivery
6 4 (3.17%) ITIL
6 4 (3.17%) PRINCE2
6 4 (3.17%) Automated Testing
6 4 (3.17%) Supplier Management
6 4 (3.17%) Problem Management
7 3 (2.38%) Software Testing
7 3 (2.38%) Risk Management
7 3 (2.38%) TOGAF
7 3 (2.38%) Change Management
7 3 (2.38%) Regression Testing
7 3 (2.38%) Unit Testing
7 3 (2.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.73%) VB
2 9 (7.14%) C#
3 3 (2.38%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.38%) SQL
4 2 (1.59%) Lisp
4 2 (1.59%) ALGOL
4 2 (1.59%) PHP
4 2 (1.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 126 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.94%) BC Cleared
3 4 (3.17%) PMP
3 4 (3.17%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.38%) Degree
5 2 (1.59%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.76%) QA
2 2 (1.59%) SLA
3 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.79%) P3O
System Software
1 14 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
2 13 (10.32%) Active Directory
3 11 (8.73%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 9 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.59%) NFS
5 2 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (6.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (3.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (3.17%) SCCM
4 3 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.59%) SCOM
5 2 (1.59%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.79%) WSUS
6 1 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.79%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.79%) SCSM
6 1 (0.79%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.32%) EMC
3 11 (8.73%) Oracle
3 11 (8.73%) Brocade
4 10 (7.94%) Cisco
5 9 (7.14%) HP
6 6 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 6 (4.76%) Juniper
6 6 (4.76%) Blue Coat
7 5 (3.97%) Citrix
8 3 (2.38%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.38%) F5
9 2 (1.59%) VMware
9 2 (1.59%) Symantec
9 2 (1.59%) NetApp
9 2 (1.59%) Siemens
9 2 (1.59%) Veritas
9 2 (1.59%) Sun
10 1 (0.79%) IBM
10 1 (0.79%) SAP
Leicestershire
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
East Midlands
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincolnshire
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Rate: Market rates
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago