The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 24 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 81 93 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.75% 6.25% 6.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.22% 34.32% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 49 23
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£350 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £250 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.68% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 7
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.59 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £40.00 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -38.98%
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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
230 271 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.32% 18.20% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 142 103
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £475 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 18 34
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.47 £12.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £34.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Security 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 Security Cleared across the East Midlands region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Security 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 Security Cleared across the East Midlands region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Security 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 Security Cleared within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 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 +7 24 £400 +14.28% 1
Leicestershire +15 17 £245 -18.33% 7
Northamptonshire +7 15 £325 - 4
Nottinghamshire -16 12 £425 +3.65% 4
Lincolnshire -2 1 £375 -9.42% 4
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England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 145 (71.43%) SC Cleared
2 61 (30.05%) Microsoft
3 49 (24.14%) Windows
4 37 (18.23%) MS Excel
5 34 (16.75%) MS Office
6 28 (13.79%) Active Directory
7 25 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (10.84%) Migration
9 20 (9.85%) Windows XP
9 20 (9.85%) Windows 7
10 19 (9.36%) VMware
11 18 (8.87%) HP
12 17 (8.37%) UNIX
13 15 (7.39%) SQL
13 15 (7.39%) Citrix
13 15 (7.39%) Windows Server 2003
13 15 (7.39%) Project Management
14 14 (6.90%) Service Management
14 14 (6.90%) VBA
14 14 (6.90%) ITIL
14 14 (6.90%) Cisco
15 13 (6.40%) Linux
15 13 (6.40%) MS Access
16 12 (5.91%) Configuration Management
16 12 (5.91%) Red Hat
16 12 (5.91%) Management Information System
17 11 (5.42%) Requirements Analysis
17 11 (5.42%) Microsoft Certification
17 11 (5.42%) SAP
17 11 (5.42%) C

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (5.42%) MS Exchange
2 10 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.46%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.99%) IIS
5 2 (0.99%) Lync
6 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.49%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.49%) Apache
6 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 37 (18.23%) MS Excel
2 34 (16.75%) MS Office
3 3 (1.48%) MS Project
4 2 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.49%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.97%) SAP PS
2 3 (1.48%) SAP HR
2 3 (1.48%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.49%) Agresso
3 1 (0.49%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (0.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.93%) DNS
2 7 (3.45%) DHCP
3 6 (2.96%) Firewall
4 5 (2.46%) WAN
4 5 (2.46%) LAN
5 4 (1.97%) Internet
5 4 (1.97%) VPN
5 4 (1.97%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.48%) DMVPN
6 3 (1.48%) SAN
7 2 (0.99%) Wireless
7 2 (0.99%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.99%) Network Security
8 1 (0.49%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.49%) LDAP
8 1 (0.49%) PBX
8 1 (0.49%) VoIP
8 1 (0.49%) WLAN
8 1 (0.49%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.40%) MS Access
2 7 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.97%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (0.49%) Cognos Transformer
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.99%) MSI
General
1 9 (4.43%) Manufacturing
2 8 (3.94%) Finance
3 3 (1.48%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.49%) Billing
Job Titles
1 55 (27.09%) Analyst
2 25 (12.32%) Service Analyst
2 25 (12.32%) Service Desk Analyst
3 20 (9.85%) Consultant
4 15 (7.39%) Project Manager
5 14 (6.90%) Architect
6 13 (6.40%) 1st Line Support
7 12 (5.91%) Report Analyst
8 9 (4.43%) Security Engineer
9 7 (3.45%) Support Engineer
9 7 (3.45%) Technical Leader
9 7 (3.45%) UNIX Engineer
10 6 (2.96%) Business Analyst
11 5 (2.46%) Wintel Engineer
11 5 (2.46%) Network Engineer
11 5 (2.46%) Support Analyst
12 4 (1.97%) Lead Architect
12 4 (1.97%) Service Manager
12 4 (1.97%) Administrator
12 4 (1.97%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.49%) CSS3
1 1 (0.49%) OSGi
1 1 (0.49%) WebCenter
1 1 (0.49%) HTML5
1 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.49%) CSS
1 1 (0.49%) HTML
1 1 (0.49%) .NET
1 1 (0.49%) ADSI
1 1 (0.49%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.91%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (0.99%) AS400
4 2 (0.99%) Client/Server
4 2 (0.99%) User Experience
4 2 (0.99%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.49%) RMADS
5 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.49%) NHS
5 1 (0.49%) Clustering
5 1 (0.49%) Wiki
5 1 (0.49%) Economics
5 1 (0.49%) PKI
5 1 (0.49%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 49 (24.14%) Windows
2 20 (9.85%) Windows XP
2 20 (9.85%) Windows 7
3 17 (8.37%) UNIX
4 15 (7.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (6.40%) Linux
6 8 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.96%) Windows 8
8 5 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.97%) Solaris
10 3 (1.48%) AIX
10 3 (1.48%) HPUX
10 3 (1.48%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.99%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (10.84%) Migration
2 15 (7.39%) Project Management
3 14 (6.90%) Service Management
3 14 (6.90%) ITIL
4 12 (5.91%) Configuration Management
5 11 (5.42%) Requirements Analysis
6 9 (4.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (4.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (3.94%) ITSM
7 8 (3.94%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (3.94%) PRINCE2
8 7 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (3.45%) Project Planning
9 6 (2.96%) Information Security
9 6 (2.96%) Data Migration
10 5 (2.46%) Data Governance
10 5 (2.46%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (2.46%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (2.46%) ERP
10 5 (2.46%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.39%) SQL
2 14 (6.90%) VBA
3 11 (5.42%) C
4 7 (3.45%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.46%) Python
6 3 (1.48%) VB
7 2 (0.99%) Java
8 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 145 (71.43%) SC Cleared
2 11 (5.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.94%) MCITP
3 8 (3.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 7 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.45%) Degree
5 6 (2.96%) MCSE
6 5 (2.46%) CCNA
7 3 (1.48%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.48%) BC Cleared
7 3 (1.48%) ISEB
7 3 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.48%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.99%) PMP
8 2 (0.99%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.99%) CCIE
8 2 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.49%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.97%) QA
2 2 (0.99%) SLA
3 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.94%) VMware ESX
3 6 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.97%) XenApp
4 4 (1.97%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.48%) XenServer
5 3 (1.48%) vSphere
6 2 (0.99%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.49%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (2.96%) SCCM
2 3 (1.48%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (0.99%) SCOM
3 2 (0.99%) SCVMM
3 2 (0.99%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.49%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.49%) MOM
4 1 (0.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 61 (30.05%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.36%) VMware
3 18 (8.87%) HP
4 15 (7.39%) Citrix
5 14 (6.90%) Cisco
6 12 (5.91%) Red Hat
7 11 (5.42%) SAP
8 7 (3.45%) Dell
9 5 (2.46%) 3PAR
9 5 (2.46%) Cognos
9 5 (2.46%) Oracle
10 4 (1.97%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.97%) Primavera
11 3 (1.48%) Juniper
11 3 (1.48%) Fortinet
11 3 (1.48%) Blue Coat
12 2 (0.99%) IBM
13 1 (0.49%) Verint
13 1 (0.49%) F5
13 1 (0.49%) PeopleSoft
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LA International
Rate: £300 - £320 per day + MAX!
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
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LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £275 - £325 per day
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Rate: £200 - £250 per day
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day
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