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 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
England / East of England
Rank 47 40 52
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 84 96 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.87% 4.13% 3.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.14% 22.12% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 30 36
Median daily rate £400 £370 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -8.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £256 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £668 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 33 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +246.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £42.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +123.68%

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
417 434 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.19% 18.66% 16.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 210 197
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 71 40
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £41.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +105.12%

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 January 2017.

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 January 2017.

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 January 2017. 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 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 +11 58 £400 - 4
Essex +2 15 £420 -49.85% 3
Cambridgeshire -10 5 £250 -38.27% 2
Suffolk -7 4 - -
Bedfordshire -16 2 £188 -49.32%
SC Cleared
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 157 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 36 (22.93%) Firewall
3 34 (21.66%) Cisco
4 31 (19.75%) Juniper
5 27 (17.20%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (14.65%) LAN
6 23 (14.65%) Linux
7 21 (13.38%) Configuration Management
8 20 (12.74%) Unix
9 19 (12.10%) Windows
9 19 (12.10%) Shell Script
9 19 (12.10%) Network Security
10 18 (11.46%) SAP
10 18 (11.46%) ITIL
10 18 (11.46%) Microsoft
11 17 (10.83%) Perl
12 16 (10.19%) Red Hat
12 16 (10.19%) Finance
12 16 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (9.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 15 (9.55%) Migration
13 15 (9.55%) WAN
14 13 (8.28%) CCNA
14 13 (8.28%) Software Engineering
15 12 (7.64%) CheckPoint
15 12 (7.64%) TCP/IP
15 12 (7.64%) DNS
15 12 (7.64%) MS Excel
15 12 (7.64%) C
15 12 (7.64%) XML

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 8 (5.10%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.55%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.91%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.27%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.27%) NetWeaver
4 2 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.27%) Site Server
5 1 (0.64%) Apache
5 1 (0.64%) Confluence
5 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.64%) IIS
5 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (7.64%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.73%) MS Office
3 8 (5.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.91%) Simulink
5 2 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.27%) Windchill
6 1 (0.64%) MS Project
6 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.64%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 1 (0.64%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 10 (6.37%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.27%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.64%) LabWindows
3 1 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.64%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.64%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.64%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.64%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.64%) SAP QM
3 1 (0.64%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.27%) SaaS
2 1 (0.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (22.93%) Firewall
2 23 (14.65%) LAN
3 19 (12.10%) Network Security
4 15 (9.55%) WAN
5 12 (7.64%) DNS
5 12 (7.64%) TCP/IP
6 11 (7.01%) VPN
7 10 (6.37%) Broadband
7 10 (6.37%) ISDN
8 9 (5.73%) Wireless
9 8 (5.10%) DHCP
10 5 (3.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 3 (1.91%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (1.91%) SAN
12 2 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (1.27%) Ethernet
12 2 (1.27%) IPv4
12 2 (1.27%) SSL
12 2 (1.27%) Unified Communications
12 2 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.55%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (2.55%) Relational Database
2 3 (1.91%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.27%) Big Data
3 2 (1.27%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.27%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (1.27%) Pentaho
3 2 (1.27%) SAP BW
3 2 (1.27%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (1.27%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.64%) MySQL
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (6.37%) LSMW
2 6 (3.82%) JIRA
3 5 (3.18%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (3.18%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (2.55%) JMeter
4 4 (2.55%) LoadRunner
4 4 (2.55%) Selenium
5 2 (1.27%) CA Gen
5 2 (1.27%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.27%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.64%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.64%) CMake
6 1 (0.64%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.64%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.64%) MSI
6 1 (0.64%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.64%) Redmine
6 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (10.19%) Finance
2 4 (2.55%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.91%) Law
3 3 (1.91%) Military
4 2 (1.27%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.27%) Electronics
4 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.27%) Marketing
5 1 (0.64%) Arabic Language
5 1 (0.64%) Avionics
5 1 (0.64%) Legal
5 1 (0.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (16.56%) Consultant
2 25 (15.92%) Network Engineer
3 15 (9.55%) Unix Consultant
4 11 (7.01%) Network Support
4 11 (7.01%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 10 (6.37%) Architect
5 10 (6.37%) Software Engineer
5 10 (6.37%) Support Engineer
6 7 (4.46%) Analyst
6 7 (4.46%) Configuration Engineer
6 7 (4.46%) Network Support Engineer
6 7 (4.46%) Security Engineer
7 6 (3.82%) Data Migration Specialist
7 6 (3.82%) Developer
7 6 (3.82%) HR Specialist
7 6 (3.82%) Migration Specialist
7 6 (3.82%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (3.18%) Project Manager
9 4 (2.55%) Administrator
9 4 (2.55%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.64%) XML
2 10 (6.37%) BAPI
3 3 (1.91%) .NET
4 2 (1.27%) J2EE
4 2 (1.27%) Java EE
4 2 (1.27%) Kafka
4 2 (1.27%) Middleware
4 2 (1.27%) XMPP
5 1 (0.64%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (0.64%) JMS
5 1 (0.64%) JSP
5 1 (0.64%) Qt
5 1 (0.64%) Web Services
5 1 (0.64%) WebSockets
5 1 (0.64%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.18%) CMDB
2 5 (3.18%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (2.55%) Wiki
4 3 (1.91%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.91%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.91%) Statistics
5 2 (1.27%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.27%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.27%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.27%) e-Health
5 2 (1.27%) EMC VNX
5 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.27%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.64%) Health Informatics
6 1 (0.64%) Informatics
6 1 (0.64%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (0.64%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.64%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.65%) Linux
2 20 (12.74%) Unix
3 19 (12.10%) Windows
4 15 (9.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.18%) Windows 10
5 5 (3.18%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.55%) Solaris
7 2 (1.27%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.27%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.27%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.64%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (13.38%) Configuration Management
2 18 (11.46%) ITIL
3 15 (9.55%) Migration
4 13 (8.28%) Software Engineering
5 12 (7.64%) Data Migration
6 10 (6.37%) Data Cleansing
6 10 (6.37%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (5.73%) Incident Management
7 9 (5.73%) Network Design
7 9 (5.73%) Network Management
7 9 (5.73%) Programme Management
8 8 (5.10%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (5.10%) Data Management
9 7 (4.46%) CMMI
9 7 (4.46%) Mentoring
10 6 (3.82%) Integration Testing
10 6 (3.82%) Service Delivery
10 6 (3.82%) Six Sigma
11 5 (3.18%) ETL
11 5 (3.18%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.10%) Shell Script
2 17 (10.83%) Perl
3 12 (7.64%) C
4 10 (6.37%) C++
5 8 (5.10%) Java
6 6 (3.82%) SQL
7 4 (2.55%) ABAP
7 4 (2.55%) C#
8 3 (1.91%) Embedded C
8 3 (1.91%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.27%) Ada
9 2 (1.27%) Ada 95
9 2 (1.27%) ANSI C
9 2 (1.27%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.27%) VB
10 1 (0.64%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.64%) Python
10 1 (0.64%) Tcl
10 1 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 157 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (17.20%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (8.28%) CCNA
4 7 (4.46%) CCNP
4 7 (4.46%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.55%) Degree
6 2 (1.27%) CCSA
6 2 (1.27%) ISEB
6 2 (1.27%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.64%) APMP
7 1 (0.64%) CCIE
7 1 (0.64%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.46%) ISO 9000
1 7 (4.46%) SLA
2 5 (3.18%) Def Stans
2 5 (3.18%) QA
3 2 (1.27%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (5.10%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.91%) vSphere
4 2 (1.27%) BitLocker
4 2 (1.27%) Sendmail
4 2 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.64%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.64%) Firmware
5 1 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.64%) XenApp
5 1 (0.64%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (3.18%) SCCM
2 4 (2.55%) NetBackup
2 4 (2.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.27%) Puppet
3 2 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.64%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.64%) Simpana
Vendors
1 34 (21.66%) Cisco
2 31 (19.75%) Juniper
3 18 (11.46%) Microsoft
3 18 (11.46%) SAP
4 16 (10.19%) Red Hat
5 12 (7.64%) CheckPoint
6 10 (6.37%) F5
7 9 (5.73%) VMware
8 7 (4.46%) Oracle
8 7 (4.46%) Remedy
9 6 (3.82%) Blue Coat
10 5 (3.18%) EMC
10 5 (3.18%) HP
11 4 (2.55%) Computacenter
11 4 (2.55%) NetApp
11 4 (2.55%) Symantec
12 3 (1.91%) 3PAR
12 3 (1.91%) CommVault
12 3 (1.91%) Palo Alto
12 3 (1.91%) Veeam
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