The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Clearance
Rank 20 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 97 65 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.71% 4.48% 4.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.59% 31.71% 28.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 23 13
Average daily rate
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£330 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £188 £87
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £372 £374
% change year-on-year
+0.87% -0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 21
Average hourly rate £17.50 £53.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.98% +202.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £35.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £56.70 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-2.32% -14.00%
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%
Security Cleared
England

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 31 July 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram 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 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 +6 53 £325 -23.07% 2
Nottinghamshire +16 10 £350 +2.94% 1
Leicestershire -4 7 £330 -0.33% 5
Northamptonshire +2 6 £400 -
Lincolnshire +1 2 - - 1
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England

Security 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 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.

1 126 (76.36%) SC Cleared
2 36 (21.82%) Windows
3 25 (15.15%) SQL Server
4 22 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 22 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 19 (11.52%) Active Directory
6 18 (10.91%) .NET
7 17 (10.30%) MSI
7 17 (10.30%) C#
7 17 (10.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 16 (9.70%) Windows XP
9 15 (9.09%) Oracle
9 15 (9.09%) Web Services
10 14 (8.48%) MS Excel
10 14 (8.48%) SAN
11 13 (7.88%) WCF
11 13 (7.88%) WPF
11 13 (7.88%) HP
11 13 (7.88%) EMC
11 13 (7.88%) DHCP
11 13 (7.88%) DNS
12 12 (7.27%) MS Office
12 12 (7.27%) VB
12 12 (7.27%) BC Cleared
12 12 (7.27%) Finance
12 12 (7.27%) Migration
12 12 (7.27%) Manufacturing
13 11 (6.67%) Connectrix
13 11 (6.67%) Performance Management
13 11 (6.67%) Brocade

Security 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 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 4 (2.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (1.21%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.21%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (8.48%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.27%) MS Office
3 2 (1.21%) MS Project
3 2 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.61%) TRIRIGA
2 1 (0.61%) Agresso
2 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.48%) SAN
2 13 (7.88%) DNS
2 13 (7.88%) DHCP
3 11 (6.67%) Connectrix
4 5 (3.03%) Firewall
4 5 (3.03%) LDAP
5 4 (2.42%) Kerberos
5 4 (2.42%) VLAN
5 4 (2.42%) VPN
6 3 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.82%) NAS
6 3 (1.82%) SSL
7 2 (1.21%) LAN
7 2 (1.21%) WAN
8 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.61%) DSL
8 1 (0.61%) Network Security
8 1 (0.61%) Wireless
8 1 (0.61%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.24%) RDBMS
2 7 (4.24%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (1.82%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (10.30%) MSI
2 9 (5.45%) Wise Package Studio
3 8 (4.85%) MSTest
3 8 (4.85%) NUnit
4 3 (1.82%) Selenium
4 3 (1.82%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (1.82%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.21%) JUnit
5 2 (1.21%) JIRA
5 2 (1.21%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.61%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.61%) Toad
General
1 12 (7.27%) Finance
1 12 (7.27%) Manufacturing
2 3 (1.82%) Telecoms
2 3 (1.82%) Legal
3 2 (1.21%) Retail
4 1 (0.61%) Billing
4 1 (0.61%) Marketing
4 1 (0.61%) Electronics
4 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.61%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (12.73%) Developer
2 18 (10.91%) Applications Packager
3 14 (8.48%) Project Manager
3 14 (8.48%) C# Developer
4 13 (7.88%) Storage Engineer
4 13 (7.88%) Analyst
5 11 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
6 9 (5.45%) Deployment Engineer
6 9 (5.45%) Architect
7 8 (4.85%) Consultant
8 7 (4.24%) .NET Developer
9 6 (3.64%) Support Engineer
9 6 (3.64%) Desktop Engineer
10 5 (3.03%) Technical Leader
10 5 (3.03%) Administrator
10 5 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (2.42%) Automation Tester
11 4 (2.42%) Tester
11 4 (2.42%) Service Manager
12 3 (1.82%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.91%) .NET
2 15 (9.09%) Web Services
3 13 (7.88%) WCF
3 13 (7.88%) WPF
4 10 (6.06%) Application Packaging
5 9 (5.45%) WSH
6 4 (2.42%) ADSI
7 3 (1.82%) CSS
7 3 (1.82%) HTML
7 3 (1.82%) Spring
8 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.21%) WebCenter
9 1 (0.61%) HTML5
9 1 (0.61%) CSS3
9 1 (0.61%) Sass
9 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.61%) J2EE
9 1 (0.61%) XML
9 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.03%) Blackberry
2 4 (2.42%) Thin Client
2 4 (2.42%) Clustering
2 4 (2.42%) Fat Client
2 4 (2.42%) PKI
3 3 (1.82%) Economics
3 3 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.61%) Replication
4 1 (0.61%) NHS
4 1 (0.61%) DTV
4 1 (0.61%) Statistics
4 1 (0.61%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.61%) Open Source
4 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (21.82%) Windows
2 22 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 16 (9.70%) Windows XP
4 7 (4.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (4.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.03%) Linux
6 4 (2.42%) Solaris
7 3 (1.82%) UNIX
7 3 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.61%) SUSE
8 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X Server
8 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.61%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (7.27%) Migration
2 11 (6.67%) Performance Management
3 9 (5.45%) Configuration Management
4 8 (4.85%) Project Management
4 8 (4.85%) PRINCE2
4 8 (4.85%) OO
5 7 (4.24%) Service Delivery
6 6 (3.64%) Programme Management
6 6 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (3.03%) Service Management
8 4 (2.42%) Change Management
8 4 (2.42%) ITIL
8 4 (2.42%) TOGAF
8 4 (2.42%) Automated Testing
8 4 (2.42%) Supplier Management
8 4 (2.42%) Problem Management
9 3 (1.82%) Unit Testing
9 3 (1.82%) Test Scripting
9 3 (1.82%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (1.82%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.30%) C#
2 12 (7.27%) VB
3 10 (6.06%) SQL
4 4 (2.42%) Java
5 3 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.21%) PHP
6 2 (1.21%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.21%) Lisp
6 2 (1.21%) ALGOL
7 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.61%) C++
Qualifications
1 126 (76.36%) SC Cleared
2 12 (7.27%) BC Cleared
3 7 (4.24%) Degree
4 5 (3.03%) PMP
4 5 (3.03%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.21%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.61%) APMP
7 1 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.64%) QA
2 2 (1.21%) SLA
3 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.61%) P3O
System Software
1 19 (11.52%) Active Directory
2 17 (10.30%) Microsoft App-V
3 11 (6.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 10 (6.06%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (1.21%) NFS
7 1 (0.61%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (5.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (3.03%) SCCM
2 5 (3.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.21%) SCOM
4 2 (1.21%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.61%) WSUS
5 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.61%) MOM
5 1 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.61%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.61%) SCSM
Vendors
1 22 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.09%) Oracle
3 13 (7.88%) HP
3 13 (7.88%) EMC
4 11 (6.67%) Brocade
5 10 (6.06%) Cisco
6 6 (3.64%) Citrix
6 6 (3.64%) Juniper
6 6 (3.64%) CheckPoint
6 6 (3.64%) Blue Coat
7 5 (3.03%) VMware
8 3 (1.82%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.82%) F5
8 3 (1.82%) Siemens
9 2 (1.21%) Veritas
9 2 (1.21%) Adobe
9 2 (1.21%) Sun
9 2 (1.21%) Symantec
9 2 (1.21%) NetApp
10 1 (0.61%) IBM
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