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 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 75 43 57
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +14
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 65 101 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.31% 4.20% 2.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.43% 21.35% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 35 34
Average daily rate
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£402 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.71% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £227 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 15
Average hourly rate £31.50 £31.90 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.26% -16.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £21.93 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.30 £43.45 £43.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £17.13 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+9.48% -36.57%
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
484 473 515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.24% 19.65% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 222 273
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 74
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.55 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -33.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.98 £42.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

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 24 December 2014.

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 December 2014.

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 24 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Essex +3 21 £400 +3.29%
Hertfordshire -23 20 £400 +14.28% 2
Suffolk +15 16 £456 +14.06% 2
Bedfordshire -19 6 - - 1
Cambridgeshire -16 2 £130 -28.76%
Norfolk - - - -
SC Cleared
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 192 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 52 (27.08%) Windows
3 51 (26.56%) Oracle
4 43 (22.40%) Telecoms
5 37 (19.27%) SQL
6 33 (17.19%) ITIL
7 25 (13.02%) Cisco
8 24 (12.50%) UNIX
9 23 (11.98%) Linux
10 21 (10.94%) Microsoft
11 20 (10.42%) Active Directory
12 19 (9.90%) SQL Server
13 18 (9.38%) MS Excel
13 18 (9.38%) VMware
14 17 (8.85%) Firewall
14 17 (8.85%) Project Management
14 17 (8.85%) Solaris
14 17 (8.85%) HP
14 17 (8.85%) Cisco Certification
15 16 (8.33%) MySQL
15 16 (8.33%) Java
15 16 (8.33%) Oracle Database
16 15 (7.81%) Backup Exec
16 15 (7.81%) PRINCE2
16 15 (7.81%) DNS
16 15 (7.81%) SLA
17 14 (7.29%) NetBackup
18 13 (6.77%) Citrix
18 13 (6.77%) HPUX
18 13 (6.77%) Client/Server

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 13 (6.77%) WebLogic
2 10 (5.21%) Apache
3 8 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 8 (4.17%) JBoss
4 7 (3.65%) WebLogic Portal
4 7 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (3.13%) IIS
6 5 (2.60%) CMS
7 3 (1.56%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (1.56%) Oracle 10gAS
8 2 (1.04%) Liferay
8 2 (1.04%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.04%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.04%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.52%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.65%) MS Office
3 4 (2.08%) MS Project
4 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.04%) SAP SD
2 2 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.85%) Firewall
2 15 (7.81%) DNS
3 12 (6.25%) SAN
4 11 (5.73%) VPN
5 10 (5.21%) LAN
6 6 (3.13%) WAN
6 6 (3.13%) IPsec
6 6 (3.13%) Network Security
7 5 (2.60%) VLAN
7 5 (2.60%) DHCP
7 5 (2.60%) LDAP
7 5 (2.60%) TCP/IP
8 4 (2.08%) VoIP
8 4 (2.08%) Ethernet
8 4 (2.08%) MPLS
9 3 (1.56%) RTP
9 3 (1.56%) Unified Communications
10 2 (1.04%) TETRA
10 2 (1.04%) QSIG
10 2 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.90%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.33%) MySQL
2 16 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 8 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (2.60%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (2.08%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.56%) MariaDB
6 3 (1.56%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (1.56%) MS Access
7 2 (1.04%) JasperReports
8 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (2.60%) Maven
2 3 (1.56%) PVCS
2 3 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.56%) Toad
2 3 (1.56%) JDeveloper
2 3 (1.56%) TestDirector
3 2 (1.04%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.04%) JUnit
3 2 (1.04%) Subversion
4 1 (0.52%) Selenium
4 1 (0.52%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.52%) MSI
4 1 (0.52%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.52%) Bugzilla
General
1 43 (22.40%) Telecoms
2 12 (6.25%) Finance
3 5 (2.60%) Law
4 4 (2.08%) Billing
5 2 (1.04%) Military
6 1 (0.52%) Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Marketing
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (11.46%) Developer
2 20 (10.42%) Analyst
3 18 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 11 (5.73%) Architect
6 10 (5.21%) Administrator
6 10 (5.21%) Test Analyst
6 10 (5.21%) Network Engineer
7 9 (4.69%) DBA
7 9 (4.69%) Backup Engineer
8 8 (4.17%) Java Developer
9 7 (3.65%) SQL DBA
9 7 (3.65%) Consultant
9 7 (3.65%) Network Architect
9 7 (3.65%) Senior Network Architect
9 7 (3.65%) Lead Network Engineer
9 7 (3.65%) Senior Architect
10 6 (3.13%) C++ Developer
11 5 (2.60%) Oracle Developer
11 5 (2.60%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.73%) J2EE
2 10 (5.21%) Spring
3 8 (4.17%) Hibernate
4 7 (3.65%) HTML
4 7 (3.65%) CSS
5 6 (3.13%) MFC
5 6 (3.13%) XML
6 5 (2.60%) .NET
6 5 (2.60%) Web Services
7 4 (2.08%) Spring MVC
7 4 (2.08%) JAAS
8 3 (1.56%) Oracle ADF
8 3 (1.56%) Struts
8 3 (1.56%) JPA
8 3 (1.56%) Struts2
9 2 (1.04%) REST
9 2 (1.04%) DHTML
9 2 (1.04%) JSP
9 2 (1.04%) SOAP
9 2 (1.04%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.77%) Client/Server
2 9 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (4.69%) IBM XIV
3 8 (4.17%) PKI
4 7 (3.65%) Blackberry
5 6 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.60%) Clustering
6 5 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.08%) HP Superdome
8 3 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.04%) Open Source
9 2 (1.04%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.04%) CMDB
9 2 (1.04%) AS400
9 2 (1.04%) IVR
9 2 (1.04%) CESG
9 2 (1.04%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.04%) GIS
10 1 (0.52%) NHS
10 1 (0.52%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 52 (27.08%) Windows
2 24 (12.50%) UNIX
3 23 (11.98%) Linux
4 17 (8.85%) Solaris
5 13 (6.77%) HPUX
6 8 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (3.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.13%) Windows XP
9 5 (2.60%) Windows 2000
9 5 (2.60%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.56%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.04%) MVS
11 2 (1.04%) Android
11 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (17.19%) ITIL
2 17 (8.85%) Project Management
3 15 (7.81%) PRINCE2
4 10 (5.21%) Project Planning
4 10 (5.21%) Network Management
5 9 (4.69%) Configuration Management
5 9 (4.69%) Change Management
5 9 (4.69%) Validation
6 8 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (4.17%) Risk Management
6 8 (4.17%) Coaching
7 7 (3.65%) Test Strategy
7 7 (3.65%) CRM
7 7 (3.65%) Network Design
8 6 (3.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (3.13%) UML
8 6 (3.13%) OO
8 6 (3.13%) Service Management
8 6 (3.13%) OOD
8 6 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 37 (19.27%) SQL
2 16 (8.33%) Java
3 12 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 10 (5.21%) PHP
5 9 (4.69%) PL/SQL
6 8 (4.17%) C++
7 4 (2.08%) VB
7 4 (2.08%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.08%) C#
8 3 (1.56%) Python
9 2 (1.04%) C
10 1 (0.52%) Perl
10 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.52%) VC++
10 1 (0.52%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.52%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 192 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (8.85%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (5.73%) DV Cleared
4 9 (4.69%) CCNA
5 8 (4.17%) CCNP
6 7 (3.65%) CCDP
7 6 (3.13%) PMP
7 6 (3.13%) PMI Certification
7 6 (3.13%) Degree
8 4 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.56%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (1.04%) MCITP
10 2 (1.04%) HND
10 2 (1.04%) MCDBA
11 1 (0.52%) HNC
11 1 (0.52%) ISEB
11 1 (0.52%) CISSP
11 1 (0.52%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.81%) SLA
2 2 (1.04%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (10.42%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.65%) vCloud
4 5 (2.60%) vSphere
4 5 (2.60%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.56%) ISA Server
5 3 (1.56%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.04%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.52%) Nmap
7 1 (0.52%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (7.81%) Backup Exec
2 14 (7.29%) NetBackup
3 6 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (2.60%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.56%) OpenView
5 3 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.04%) HP SIM
6 2 (1.04%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.52%) Nessus
7 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 51 (26.56%) Oracle
2 25 (13.02%) Cisco
3 21 (10.94%) Microsoft
4 18 (9.38%) VMware
5 17 (8.85%) HP
6 13 (6.77%) Citrix
7 12 (6.25%) Brocade
8 9 (4.69%) IBM
9 7 (3.65%) BEA
9 7 (3.65%) SolarWinds
10 5 (2.60%) Acronis
10 5 (2.60%) Splunk
10 5 (2.60%) Sophos
10 5 (2.60%) Veritas
10 5 (2.60%) Symantec
11 4 (2.08%) Juniper
12 3 (1.56%) Serena
12 3 (1.56%) Riverbed
12 3 (1.56%) Business Objects
12 3 (1.56%) SAP
Suffolk
Claremont Consulting Limited
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