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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 52 46 65
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 86 107 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.41% 4.17% 2.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.86% 23.06% 11.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 36 20
Average daily rate
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£385 £368 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £204 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 9
Average hourly rate £43.00 £39.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.55% +130.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -33.33%
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
433 464 462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.15% 18.08% 20.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 226 229
Average daily rate £385 £375 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +21.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 33 67
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -43.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Hertfordshire -11 36 £572 +63.28% 3
Essex +25 32 £385 +1.31% 3
Suffolk +9 11 £245 -38.75%
Cambridgeshire -9 3 - - 5
Bedfordshire -8 2 £130 -49.01% 6
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England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 165 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 61 (36.97%) Windows
3 49 (29.70%) Oracle
4 34 (20.61%) ITIL
5 32 (19.39%) Telecoms
6 28 (16.97%) WebLogic
6 28 (16.97%) UNIX
7 23 (13.94%) Solaris
8 19 (11.52%) Linux
8 19 (11.52%) DNS
9 18 (10.91%) Active Directory
9 18 (10.91%) Shell Script
9 18 (10.91%) SQL
10 17 (10.30%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (9.70%) J2EE
11 16 (9.70%) PHP
12 15 (9.09%) Cisco
12 15 (9.09%) Service Delivery
13 14 (8.48%) Finance
13 14 (8.48%) Java
13 14 (8.48%) Apache
13 14 (8.48%) DV Cleared
14 13 (7.88%) MS Excel
14 13 (7.88%) Microsoft
15 12 (7.27%) HP
15 12 (7.27%) UML
16 11 (6.67%) SQL Server
16 11 (6.67%) MySQL
16 11 (6.67%) PRINCE2
16 11 (6.67%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (16.97%) WebLogic
2 14 (8.48%) Apache
3 11 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
4 10 (6.06%) JBoss
5 7 (4.24%) MQSeries
5 7 (4.24%) WebSphere
5 7 (4.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (3.64%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.42%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (1.82%) Oracle 10gAS
8 3 (1.82%) IIS
9 2 (1.21%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.21%) CMS
9 2 (1.21%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.61%) Liferay
10 1 (0.61%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (7.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.42%) MS Office
3 2 (1.21%) MS Project
3 2 (1.21%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.21%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.82%) SAP SD
2 2 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.21%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.52%) DNS
2 10 (6.06%) SAN
2 10 (6.06%) Firewall
3 7 (4.24%) VPN
4 5 (3.03%) LAN
4 5 (3.03%) Network Security
5 4 (2.42%) IPsec
6 3 (1.82%) VLAN
6 3 (1.82%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.82%) VoIP
6 3 (1.82%) WAN
6 3 (1.82%) DHCP
6 3 (1.82%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.21%) MPLS
7 2 (1.21%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.21%) PBX
7 2 (1.21%) LDAP
7 2 (1.21%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.21%) DPNSS
7 2 (1.21%) QSIG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.67%) MySQL
1 11 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 11 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (2.42%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.82%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.61%) JasperReports
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 10 (6.06%) JUnit
2 8 (4.85%) Selenium
3 7 (4.24%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (4.24%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.24%) Ant
3 7 (4.24%) JIRA
4 4 (2.42%) Maven
4 4 (2.42%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.82%) PVCS
5 3 (1.82%) Toad
5 3 (1.82%) JDeveloper
5 3 (1.82%) TestDirector
6 2 (1.21%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.61%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.61%) Subversion
7 1 (0.61%) ClearCase
General
1 32 (19.39%) Telecoms
2 14 (8.48%) Finance
3 4 (2.42%) Law
4 3 (1.82%) Legal
4 3 (1.82%) Billing
5 1 (0.61%) Marketing
5 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.61%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (12.73%) Analyst
3 15 (9.09%) Developer
4 14 (8.48%) Consultant
5 11 (6.67%) Architect
6 10 (6.06%) Project Manager
7 8 (4.85%) Software Engineer
7 8 (4.85%) Backup Engineer
8 7 (4.24%) Support Engineer
8 7 (4.24%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (3.64%) C++ Developer
9 6 (3.64%) Network Architect
9 6 (3.64%) Senior Architect
9 6 (3.64%) Senior Network Architect
10 5 (3.03%) Administrator
11 4 (2.42%) Applications Support
11 4 (2.42%) Support Analyst
11 4 (2.42%) Test Analyst
11 4 (2.42%) Solutions Analyst
11 4 (2.42%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.70%) J2EE
2 8 (4.85%) HTML
2 8 (4.85%) CSS
2 8 (4.85%) XML
2 8 (4.85%) jQuery
3 7 (4.24%) JSON
3 7 (4.24%) CSS3
3 7 (4.24%) PhoneGap
3 7 (4.24%) AngularJS
3 7 (4.24%) Apache Camel
3 7 (4.24%) HTML5
4 6 (3.64%) MFC
5 4 (2.42%) Web Services
5 4 (2.42%) Hibernate
5 4 (2.42%) Spring
6 3 (1.82%) JSP
6 3 (1.82%) SOAP
6 3 (1.82%) REST
6 3 (1.82%) Oracle ADF
7 2 (1.21%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.45%) Client/Server
2 8 (4.85%) IBM XIV
3 5 (3.03%) Open Source
4 4 (2.42%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.42%) PKI
4 4 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.82%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.82%) Clustering
6 2 (1.21%) IVR
6 2 (1.21%) CESG
6 2 (1.21%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.21%) CMDB
6 2 (1.21%) AS400
6 2 (1.21%) HP Superdome
6 2 (1.21%) User Experience
7 1 (0.61%) Statistics
7 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.61%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 61 (36.97%) Windows
2 28 (16.97%) UNIX
3 23 (13.94%) Solaris
4 19 (11.52%) Linux
5 10 (6.06%) HPUX
6 7 (4.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.42%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.42%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.21%) MVS
9 2 (1.21%) Android
9 2 (1.21%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.61%) ITIL
2 17 (10.30%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 12 (7.27%) UML
5 11 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 11 (6.67%) Project Management
5 11 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (6.06%) SOA
6 10 (6.06%) Software Engineering
7 9 (5.45%) Scrum
8 8 (4.85%) Configuration Management
8 8 (4.85%) Unit Testing
9 7 (4.24%) Knowledge Management
9 7 (4.24%) MVC
9 7 (4.24%) OOP
10 6 (3.64%) OO
10 6 (3.64%) DSDM
10 6 (3.64%) OOD
10 6 (3.64%) Risk Management
10 6 (3.64%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.91%) SQL
1 18 (10.91%) Shell Script
2 16 (9.70%) PHP
3 14 (8.48%) Java
4 10 (6.06%) Python
5 9 (5.45%) JavaScript
6 7 (4.24%) C++
6 7 (4.24%) PL/SQL
6 7 (4.24%) Ruby
7 2 (1.21%) C#
8 1 (0.61%) C
8 1 (0.61%) Perl
8 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.61%) VB
8 1 (0.61%) VC++
8 1 (0.61%) TTCN
8 1 (0.61%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 165 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.48%) DV Cleared
3 11 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (4.24%) CCNA
5 6 (3.64%) CCDP
6 5 (3.03%) Degree
7 4 (2.42%) VCP4
8 3 (1.82%) CCNP
8 3 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.82%) PMP
8 3 (1.82%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.61%) CISM
10 1 (0.61%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.61%) ISEB
10 1 (0.61%) CISSP
10 1 (0.61%) HNC
10 1 (0.61%) HND
10 1 (0.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.64%) SLA
2 2 (1.21%) QA
3 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.42%) vCloud
4 3 (1.82%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (1.82%) ISA Server
4 3 (1.82%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.21%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.21%) vSphere
5 2 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.61%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.61%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 10 (6.06%) NetBackup
1 10 (6.06%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.82%) OpenView
3 2 (1.21%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.21%) HP SIM
3 2 (1.21%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.61%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.61%) Nessus
Vendors
1 49 (29.70%) Oracle
2 15 (9.09%) Cisco
3 13 (7.88%) Microsoft
4 12 (7.27%) HP
5 11 (6.67%) BEA
5 11 (6.67%) VMware
6 10 (6.06%) SolidWorks
6 10 (6.06%) Autodesk
6 10 (6.06%) PTC
7 9 (5.45%) Brocade
7 9 (5.45%) Citrix
8 8 (4.85%) IBM
9 7 (4.24%) Talend
10 6 (3.64%) TIBCO
11 4 (2.42%) SAP
12 3 (1.82%) Splunk
12 3 (1.82%) Serena
12 3 (1.82%) SolarWinds
12 3 (1.82%) Juniper
13 2 (1.21%) Sophos
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