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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 19 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 134 61 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.73% 3.99% 4.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.05% 25.96% 24.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 25 12
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£375 £375 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £282 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 8
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.16 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% +19.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.42 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.90 £16.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -37.50%
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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
291 235 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.79% 15.39% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 112 94
Average daily rate £375 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £255 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £500 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 26 30
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.16 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.27% +4.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £27.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £24.90
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -27.71%

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

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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 1 April 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

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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 1 April 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 +22 49 £400 -0.49% 1
Leicestershire +26 30 £300 -3.22% 1
Northamptonshire +10 28 £425 -
Nottinghamshire -8 9 £375 +3.44%
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England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 161 (68.22%) SC Cleared
2 69 (29.24%) Microsoft
3 58 (24.58%) Windows
4 51 (21.61%) MS Excel
5 41 (17.37%) MS Office
6 38 (16.10%) Analytical Skills
7 29 (12.29%) Active Directory
8 27 (11.44%) Manufacturing
9 26 (11.02%) HP
9 26 (11.02%) ITIL
10 25 (10.59%) Migration
11 23 (9.75%) Service Management
12 21 (8.90%) Management Information System
12 21 (8.90%) Cisco
13 20 (8.47%) Citrix
13 20 (8.47%) VMware
13 20 (8.47%) DV Cleared
14 19 (8.05%) SQL
14 19 (8.05%) Windows XP
15 18 (7.63%) VBA
15 18 (7.63%) Project Management
15 18 (7.63%) Finance
15 18 (7.63%) Windows 7
16 17 (7.20%) Windows Server 2003
17 16 (6.78%) Degree
18 15 (6.36%) C
18 15 (6.36%) UNIX
18 15 (6.36%) Linux
18 15 (6.36%) MS Access
19 14 (5.93%) PMP

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (4.66%) MS Exchange
1 11 (4.66%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (2.54%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.69%) IIS
4 3 (1.27%) NetWeaver
4 3 (1.27%) Lync
5 1 (0.42%) CMS
5 1 (0.42%) JBoss
5 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.42%) Apache
5 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.42%) Umbraco
Applications
1 51 (21.61%) MS Excel
2 41 (17.37%) MS Office
3 3 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.85%) MS Project
5 1 (0.42%) SPSS
5 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.27%) SAP Payroll
1 3 (1.27%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.85%) Agresso
2 2 (0.85%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.42%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.24%) Firewall
2 9 (3.81%) LAN
2 9 (3.81%) WAN
3 7 (2.97%) DNS
3 7 (2.97%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (2.12%) DHCP
5 4 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (1.69%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.69%) VPN
5 4 (1.69%) MPLS
5 4 (1.69%) OSPF
5 4 (1.69%) VRRP
5 4 (1.69%) Wireless
6 3 (1.27%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 3 (1.27%) EIGRP
6 3 (1.27%) BGP
6 3 (1.27%) Internet
6 3 (1.27%) SSL
6 3 (1.27%) WLAN
6 3 (1.27%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.36%) MS Access
2 11 (4.66%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.69%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.27%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.42%) Cognos Transformer
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.42%) MSI
General
1 27 (11.44%) Manufacturing
2 18 (7.63%) Finance
3 6 (2.54%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.27%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.85%) Local Government
6 1 (0.42%) Military
Job Titles
1 67 (28.39%) Analyst
2 30 (12.71%) Service Analyst
2 30 (12.71%) Service Desk Analyst
3 29 (12.29%) Architect
4 28 (11.86%) Project Manager
5 27 (11.44%) Consultant
6 17 (7.20%) 1st Line Support
7 15 (6.36%) Report Analyst
8 9 (3.81%) Data Architect
9 8 (3.39%) Designer
9 8 (3.39%) Business Analyst
10 7 (2.97%) Network Engineer
11 6 (2.54%) SAP Consultant
11 6 (2.54%) Network Architect
11 6 (2.54%) Technical Leader
11 6 (2.54%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (2.12%) Citrix Engineer
13 4 (1.69%) Lead Architect
13 4 (1.69%) Project Engineer
13 4 (1.69%) Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.85%) .NET
1 2 (0.85%) ASP.NET
1 2 (0.85%) JSP
1 2 (0.85%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.42%) Middleware
2 1 (0.42%) CSS
2 1 (0.42%) HTML
2 1 (0.42%) ADSI
2 1 (0.42%) WebCenter
2 1 (0.42%) HTML5
2 1 (0.42%) REST
2 1 (0.42%) OSGi
2 1 (0.42%) CSS3
2 1 (0.42%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.42%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.10%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.90%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.69%) PKI
5 2 (0.85%) Visualisation
5 2 (0.85%) User Experience
5 2 (0.85%) NHS
5 2 (0.85%) Economics
5 2 (0.85%) AS400
6 1 (0.42%) Clustering
6 1 (0.42%) PMI
6 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.42%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.42%) iPad
6 1 (0.42%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 58 (24.58%) Windows
2 19 (8.05%) Windows XP
3 18 (7.63%) Windows 7
4 17 (7.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (6.36%) UNIX
5 15 (6.36%) Linux
6 13 (5.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.69%) HPUX
9 3 (1.27%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.85%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.42%) Solaris
11 1 (0.42%) AIX
11 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.42%) CentOS
11 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (11.02%) ITIL
2 25 (10.59%) Migration
3 23 (9.75%) Service Management
4 18 (7.63%) Project Management
5 13 (5.51%) Configuration Management
5 13 (5.51%) ITSM
6 12 (5.08%) ERP
7 11 (4.66%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (4.24%) PRINCE
9 9 (3.81%) Service Delivery
9 9 (3.81%) Change Management
9 9 (3.81%) PLM
9 9 (3.81%) PRINCE2
9 9 (3.81%) SOA
9 9 (3.81%) Data Migration
10 8 (3.39%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (3.39%) Data Governance
10 8 (3.39%) Data Modelling
11 7 (2.97%) Programme Management
11 7 (2.97%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 19 (8.05%) SQL
2 18 (7.63%) VBA
3 15 (6.36%) C
4 7 (2.97%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.27%) Java
5 3 (1.27%) VB
6 2 (0.85%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.85%) ABAP
6 2 (0.85%) Perl
6 2 (0.85%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.42%) REXX
7 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.42%) C#
7 1 (0.42%) Python
Qualifications
1 161 (68.22%) SC Cleared
2 20 (8.47%) DV Cleared
3 16 (6.78%) Degree
4 14 (5.93%) PMP
4 14 (5.93%) PMI Certification
4 14 (5.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 11 (4.66%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (4.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (3.81%) CCNA
6 9 (3.81%) CCNP
6 9 (3.81%) APMP
7 8 (3.39%) MCITP
8 6 (2.54%) MCSE
9 4 (1.69%) CCIE
10 3 (1.27%) CCIP
10 3 (1.27%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.85%) MCP
11 2 (0.85%) CCDP
11 2 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.42%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.54%) SLA
2 5 (2.12%) QA
3 2 (0.85%) JSP 440
3 2 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.85%) BS15000
System Software
1 29 (12.29%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.39%) VMware ESX
3 7 (2.97%) XenApp
3 7 (2.97%) XenServer
4 6 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.54%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.69%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.69%) vSphere
6 3 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.42%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.42%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.42%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (3.81%) MOM
2 4 (1.69%) SCCM
3 3 (1.27%) OVSD
3 3 (1.27%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (0.85%) SCVMM
4 2 (0.85%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (0.85%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.85%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.42%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.42%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.42%) WSUS
5 1 (0.42%) SCOM
Vendors
1 69 (29.24%) Microsoft
2 26 (11.02%) HP
3 21 (8.90%) Cisco
4 20 (8.47%) Citrix
4 20 (8.47%) VMware
5 11 (4.66%) Oracle
6 9 (3.81%) Dell
6 9 (3.81%) Red Hat
6 9 (3.81%) SAP
7 6 (2.54%) CheckPoint
7 6 (2.54%) Juniper
8 5 (2.12%) Blue Coat
8 5 (2.12%) F5
8 5 (2.12%) 3PAR
9 3 (1.27%) McAfee
10 2 (0.85%) Fortinet
10 2 (0.85%) Informatica
10 2 (0.85%) Siemens
10 2 (0.85%) Lotus
10 2 (0.85%) Alias