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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 56 69 61
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 76 85 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.02% 2.74% 3.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% 14.91% 16.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 33 26
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £194 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £371
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +4.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 22 4
Median hourly rate £14.40 £33.25 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.69% +109.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £18.00 £14.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £56.75 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +108.33%
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
456 570 533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.12% 18.35% 18.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 318 275
Median daily rate £350 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £220 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 70 31
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.53 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.52% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +4 27 £375 -16.66% 3
Cambridgeshire +29 25 £325 -10.34% 1
Suffolk +8 12 £475 -7.31%
Essex -1 8 - - 4
Norfolk -2 3 £490 +180.00%
Bedfordshire -1 1 £313 -26.47%
SC Cleared
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 169 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 47 (27.81%) Windows
3 34 (20.12%) Microsoft
4 33 (19.53%) ITIL
5 27 (15.98%) Active Directory
6 23 (13.61%) Cisco
7 19 (11.24%) Java
8 18 (10.65%) MS Excel
9 17 (10.06%) SQL
10 16 (9.47%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (8.88%) Juniper
11 15 (8.88%) MS Office
12 14 (8.28%) DV Cleared
13 13 (7.69%) MS Exchange
13 13 (7.69%) UML
13 13 (7.69%) TCP/IP
14 12 (7.10%) Firewall
14 12 (7.10%) VMware
14 12 (7.10%) Citrix
14 12 (7.10%) Linux
14 12 (7.10%) SCCM
14 12 (7.10%) Windows Server
15 11 (6.51%) Windows 10
15 11 (6.51%) Unix
15 11 (6.51%) LAN
15 11 (6.51%) Migration
16 10 (5.92%) WAN
16 10 (5.92%) Windows XP
16 10 (5.92%) HTML
16 10 (5.92%) VPN

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 13 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (4.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (2.37%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.18%) Apache
4 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.18%) IBM Domino
4 2 (1.18%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.18%) IIS
4 2 (1.18%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.18%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.59%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.59%) CMS
5 1 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.59%) LiveCycle
5 1 (0.59%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (10.65%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.88%) MS Office
3 5 (2.96%) Windchill
4 2 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.59%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.59%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (2.37%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.59%) Primavera
2 1 (0.59%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.59%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.59%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.78%) Office 365
2 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 12 (7.10%) Firewall
3 11 (6.51%) LAN
4 10 (5.92%) VPN
4 10 (5.92%) WAN
5 9 (5.33%) ATM
5 9 (5.33%) DWDM
5 9 (5.33%) SDH
6 8 (4.73%) Network Security
7 6 (3.55%) Broadband
7 6 (3.55%) DNS
7 6 (3.55%) ISDN
8 5 (2.96%) DHCP
9 4 (2.37%) BGP
9 4 (2.37%) EIGRP
9 4 (2.37%) Internet
9 4 (2.37%) IPsec
9 4 (2.37%) MPLS
9 4 (2.37%) OSPF
9 4 (2.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.37%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (2.37%) GIS
2 4 (2.37%) MySQL
2 4 (2.37%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.37%) SAP HANA
3 3 (1.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (1.18%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.18%) NonStop SQL
4 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.59%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.59%) Big Data
5 1 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.59%) Lumira
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.59%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.59%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.14%) Ant
2 6 (3.55%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (2.96%) MyEclipse
4 4 (2.37%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (1.18%) MSI
5 2 (1.18%) Selenium
5 2 (1.18%) VectorCAST
General
1 8 (4.73%) Finance
1 8 (4.73%) Local Government
2 7 (4.14%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.37%) Aerospace
3 4 (2.37%) Military
3 4 (2.37%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.78%) Automotive
4 3 (1.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (13.02%) Consultant
2 19 (11.24%) Analyst
3 14 (8.28%) Designer
4 13 (7.69%) Developer
4 13 (7.69%) Network Designer
5 12 (7.10%) Network Engineer
6 10 (5.92%) 1st Line Support
6 10 (5.92%) Support Engineer
7 9 (5.33%) Administrator
7 9 (5.33%) Java Developer
7 9 (5.33%) Support Analyst
8 8 (4.73%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 7 (4.14%) Architect
9 7 (4.14%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 7 (4.14%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (3.55%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (3.55%) Windows Consultant
11 5 (2.96%) Cisco Engineer
11 5 (2.96%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 5 (2.96%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.92%) HTML
2 9 (5.33%) JSP
3 8 (4.73%) Java EE
3 8 (4.73%) jQuery
3 8 (4.73%) XML
4 7 (4.14%) Ajax
4 7 (4.14%) EJB
4 7 (4.14%) EJB 3.0
4 7 (4.14%) JDBC
4 7 (4.14%) JMS
4 7 (4.14%) Struts
5 6 (3.55%) CSS
6 3 (1.78%) .NET
6 3 (1.78%) BAPI
6 3 (1.78%) Middleware
6 3 (1.78%) SAP Fiori
6 3 (1.78%) SAPUI5
7 2 (1.18%) J2EE
7 2 (1.18%) SAP Smart Forms
7 2 (1.18%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.55%) PKI
2 5 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.96%) User Experience
3 4 (2.37%) CESG
3 4 (2.37%) CESG CLAS
3 4 (2.37%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.78%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.78%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.18%) Biometrics
5 2 (1.18%) CAN bus
5 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.18%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.59%) Clustering
6 1 (0.59%) CMDB
6 1 (0.59%) Copywriting
6 1 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.59%) EPoS
6 1 (0.59%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 47 (27.81%) Windows
2 12 (7.10%) Linux
2 12 (7.10%) Windows Server
3 11 (6.51%) Unix
3 11 (6.51%) Windows 10
4 10 (5.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (5.92%) Windows XP
5 9 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (4.73%) Windows 7
7 7 (4.14%) Solaris
8 4 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.78%) AIX
9 3 (1.78%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.18%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.59%) HPUX
11 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (19.53%) ITIL
2 13 (7.69%) UML
3 11 (6.51%) Migration
4 9 (5.33%) Project Management
5 8 (4.73%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (4.14%) Configuration Management
6 7 (4.14%) Information Security
6 7 (4.14%) Validation
7 6 (3.55%) Network Management
7 6 (3.55%) OO
7 6 (3.55%) Service Management
8 5 (2.96%) ERP
8 5 (2.96%) Incident Management
8 5 (2.96%) Network Design
8 5 (2.96%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (2.96%) Regression Testing
8 5 (2.96%) Scrum
8 5 (2.96%) Software Engineering
8 5 (2.96%) Test Scripting
8 5 (2.96%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.24%) Java
2 17 (10.06%) SQL
3 10 (5.92%) Shell Script
4 9 (5.33%) C++
4 9 (5.33%) JavaScript
4 9 (5.33%) PowerShell
5 7 (4.14%) C
6 4 (2.37%) Ada
6 4 (2.37%) Python
7 3 (1.78%) ABAP
7 3 (1.78%) MATLAB
7 3 (1.78%) Perl
8 2 (1.18%) ANSI C
8 2 (1.18%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.59%) Ada 95
9 1 (0.59%) AWK
9 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.59%) sed
9 1 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 169 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (9.47%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (8.28%) DV Cleared
4 9 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (4.14%) CCNA
6 6 (3.55%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (3.55%) MCSE
7 5 (2.96%) CCNP
8 4 (2.37%) CLAS
8 4 (2.37%) ISEB
8 4 (2.37%) JNCIP
9 3 (1.78%) CISSP
9 3 (1.78%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (1.78%) Degree
9 3 (1.78%) MCP
10 2 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.59%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.73%) SLA
2 6 (3.55%) JSP 440
3 2 (1.18%) Def Stans
3 2 (1.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (1.18%) ISO 9000
3 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.18%) JTAG
3 2 (1.18%) RMADS
4 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 27 (15.98%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.37%) XenApp
3 4 (2.37%) XenDesktop
3 4 (2.37%) XenServer
4 2 (1.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.18%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.59%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.59%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (7.10%) SCCM
2 4 (2.37%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.59%) Check_MK
4 1 (0.59%) Endace
4 1 (0.59%) Kibana
4 1 (0.59%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (20.12%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.61%) Cisco
3 15 (8.88%) Juniper
4 12 (7.10%) Citrix
4 12 (7.10%) VMware
5 9 (5.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 9 (5.33%) Nortel
5 9 (5.33%) Oracle
6 6 (3.55%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.55%) SAP
7 5 (2.96%) HP
7 5 (2.96%) Symantec
8 4 (2.37%) Intel Security
9 3 (1.78%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.78%) Cognos
9 3 (1.78%) Dell
9 3 (1.78%) ESRI
9 3 (1.78%) F5
9 3 (1.78%) IBM
9 3 (1.78%) TIBCO
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
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