The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 10 December 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 52 37 74
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +37
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 78 112 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.44% 4.35% 2.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.93% 23.09% 13.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 35 33
Median daily rate £388 £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £241 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £469 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 34 5
Median hourly rate £38.75 £38.75 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +21.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £18.00 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.68 £44.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +106.57%
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 of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
412 485 533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.19% 18.84% 18.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 231 279
Median daily rate £325 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.89% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 72 45
Median hourly rate £34.00 £31.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +77.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.36 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SC Cleared across the East of England region.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the East of England region.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +2 56 £369 -10.06% 3
Essex +4 11 £500 +23.07% 2
Cambridgeshire -7 7 £250 -39.57% 1
Suffolk -4 2 - -
Bedfordshire -15 2 - -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 150 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (20.67%) Cisco
3 29 (19.33%) Firewall
4 26 (17.33%) Windows
4 26 (17.33%) Microsoft
5 24 (16.00%) Juniper
6 23 (15.33%) Linux
7 22 (14.67%) Unix
7 22 (14.67%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (14.00%) Shell Script
9 20 (13.33%) LAN
10 19 (12.67%) SAP
10 19 (12.67%) Red Hat
11 16 (10.67%) CCNA
11 16 (10.67%) Active Directory
11 16 (10.67%) Java
11 16 (10.67%) MS Excel
11 16 (10.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (10.67%) Network Security
11 16 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (10.00%) Perl
12 15 (10.00%) XML
12 15 (10.00%) Finance
13 14 (9.33%) ITIL
14 13 (8.67%) MS Office
14 13 (8.67%) Migration
15 12 (8.00%) DNS
15 12 (8.00%) Data Migration
16 11 (7.33%) SQL
16 11 (7.33%) Configuration Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.33%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.00%) IIS
3 3 (2.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.33%) Apache
4 2 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.33%) NetWeaver
4 2 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.67%) Confluence
5 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.67%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.67%) ThingWorx
5 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.67%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (10.67%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.67%) MS Office
3 9 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.33%) Windchill
5 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.67%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.67%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (6.67%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.33%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.67%) Primavera
3 1 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.67%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.67%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.67%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.67%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.67%) SAP QM
3 1 (0.67%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (19.33%) Firewall
2 20 (13.33%) LAN
3 16 (10.67%) Network Security
4 12 (8.00%) DNS
5 10 (6.67%) DHCP
5 10 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 8 (5.33%) WAN
7 7 (4.67%) VPN
8 6 (4.00%) Broadband
8 6 (4.00%) ISDN
9 5 (3.33%) Wireless
10 4 (2.67%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (2.67%) SAN
10 4 (2.67%) SSL
11 3 (2.00%) BIG-IP
11 3 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (2.00%) Internet
11 3 (2.00%) NAS
11 3 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (2.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.67%) MySQL
3 3 (2.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.33%) Big Data
4 2 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (1.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.33%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.33%) SAP HANA
4 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.67%) GIS
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (6.67%) LSMW
2 5 (3.33%) Ant
3 4 (2.67%) MyEclipse
4 3 (2.00%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (1.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.33%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.33%) JIRA
5 2 (1.33%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.67%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.67%) CMake
6 1 (0.67%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.67%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.67%) MSI
6 1 (0.67%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.67%) Redmine
6 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (2.00%) Military
3 2 (1.33%) Electronics
3 2 (1.33%) Law
3 2 (1.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.67%) Arabic Language
4 1 (0.67%) Avionics
4 1 (0.67%) Legal
4 1 (0.67%) Marketing
4 1 (0.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (21.33%) Consultant
2 19 (12.67%) Network Engineer
3 14 (9.33%) Unix Consultant
4 10 (6.67%) Administrator
5 9 (6.00%) Architect
5 9 (6.00%) Developer
6 8 (5.33%) Configuration Engineer
6 8 (5.33%) Support Engineer
7 7 (4.67%) Analyst
7 7 (4.67%) Java Developer
7 7 (4.67%) Network Support
8 6 (4.00%) Data Migration Specialist
8 6 (4.00%) HR Specialist
8 6 (4.00%) Migration Specialist
8 6 (4.00%) Network Security Engineer
8 6 (4.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 6 (4.00%) Security Engineer
8 6 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (3.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 5 (3.33%) Solaris Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.00%) XML
2 10 (6.67%) BAPI
3 8 (5.33%) Java EE
3 8 (5.33%) JSP
4 7 (4.67%) HTML
5 6 (4.00%) JMS
5 6 (4.00%) jQuery
6 5 (3.33%) Ajax
6 5 (3.33%) EJB
6 5 (3.33%) EJB 3.0
6 5 (3.33%) JDBC
6 5 (3.33%) Struts
7 4 (2.67%) CSS
7 4 (2.67%) Middleware
8 2 (1.33%) Kafka
8 2 (1.33%) XMPP
9 1 (0.67%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.67%) Qt
9 1 (0.67%) Web Services
9 1 (0.67%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.00%) CMDB
3 3 (2.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.33%) CESG
4 2 (1.33%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (1.33%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.33%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (1.33%) EMC VNX
4 2 (1.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.33%) PKI
4 2 (1.33%) Statistics
4 2 (1.33%) VCE vBlock
4 2 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.67%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (0.67%) User Experience
5 1 (0.67%) Verilog
5 1 (0.67%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.33%) Windows
2 23 (15.33%) Linux
3 22 (14.67%) Unix
4 16 (10.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (6.00%) Solaris
5 9 (6.00%) Windows 10
6 7 (4.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.33%) Windows 7
7 5 (3.33%) Windows Server
8 4 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.00%) AIX
10 2 (1.33%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.33%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (9.33%) ITIL
2 13 (8.67%) Migration
3 12 (8.00%) Data Migration
4 11 (7.33%) Configuration Management
5 10 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
5 10 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 9 (6.00%) Six Sigma
7 8 (5.33%) CMMI
7 8 (5.33%) Data Management
7 8 (5.33%) Incident Management
7 8 (5.33%) UML
8 7 (4.67%) Project Management
9 6 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (4.00%) Network Management
9 6 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (4.00%) Software Engineering
10 5 (3.33%) Network Design
10 5 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (3.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.00%) Shell Script
2 16 (10.67%) Java
3 15 (10.00%) Perl
4 11 (7.33%) SQL
5 8 (5.33%) C
6 7 (4.67%) C++
6 7 (4.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.67%) ABAP
8 3 (2.00%) C#
8 3 (2.00%) Embedded C
9 2 (1.33%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.33%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.33%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.33%) VB
10 1 (0.67%) Ada
10 1 (0.67%) AWK
10 1 (0.67%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.67%) sed
10 1 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 150 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (14.67%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (10.67%) CCNA
4 5 (3.33%) Degree
5 4 (2.67%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.00%) CCNP
6 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.33%) CLAS
7 2 (1.33%) MCP
7 2 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.67%) CCIE
8 1 (0.67%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.67%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.67%) ISEB
8 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.67%) MCSE
8 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.33%) ISO 9000
2 6 (4.00%) Def Stans
2 6 (4.00%) JSP 440
2 6 (4.00%) SLA
3 2 (1.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (1.33%) RMADS
4 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (10.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.33%) Firmware
4 1 (0.67%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (0.67%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.67%) vSphere
4 1 (0.67%) XenApp
4 1 (0.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (3.33%) NetBackup
2 4 (2.67%) SCCM
3 3 (2.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (1.33%) Puppet
5 1 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.67%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.67%) Simpana
5 1 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (20.67%) Cisco
2 26 (17.33%) Microsoft
3 24 (16.00%) Juniper
4 19 (12.67%) Red Hat
4 19 (12.67%) SAP
5 11 (7.33%) VMware
6 10 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 10 (6.67%) Oracle
7 8 (5.33%) F5
8 6 (4.00%) EMC
8 6 (4.00%) HP
9 5 (3.33%) NetApp
10 4 (2.67%) 3PAR
10 4 (2.67%) Citrix
10 4 (2.67%) IBM
10 4 (2.67%) Sun
10 4 (2.67%) Veeam
11 3 (2.00%) Brocade
11 3 (2.00%) CommVault
11 3 (2.00%) Symantec
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