The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the East of England region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 61 88 76
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -12
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 96 29 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.98% 1.26% 1.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.58% 6.92% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 12 20
Average daily rate £400 £356 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% +12.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £237 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £354 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.12% -5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 14
Average hourly rate £23.75 £33.25 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -8.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £14.00 £15.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.30 £52.50 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £26.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-31.42% +25.00%
Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
546 419 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.95% 18.17% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 217 303
Average daily rate £375 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 50 69
Average hourly rate £27.75 £29.80 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.86% +19.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £43.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -
SC Cleared
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +25 65 £400 +6.66% 1
Essex -3 17 £420 - 3
Suffolk +1 7 £233 -12.26% 2
Cambridgeshire - 3 £390 - 6
Bedfordshire -21 2 - - 2
SC Cleared
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 198 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 65 (32.83%) Windows
3 45 (22.73%) Telecoms
4 34 (17.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (16.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 31 (15.66%) HP
6 31 (15.66%) VMware
7 30 (15.15%) ITIL
8 26 (13.13%) Active Directory
9 24 (12.12%) Windows XP
9 24 (12.12%) Windows 7
10 23 (11.62%) MS Excel
11 21 (10.61%) Management Information System
11 21 (10.61%) Oracle
11 21 (10.61%) Citrix
12 20 (10.10%) HP Quality Center
12 20 (10.10%) Test Scripting
13 19 (9.60%) VB
14 18 (9.09%) Service Delivery
14 18 (9.09%) Project Management
15 17 (8.59%) Data Warehouse
15 17 (8.59%) Microsoft
16 16 (8.08%) NetApp
16 16 (8.08%) SQL
17 15 (7.58%) NetBackup
18 14 (7.07%) PowerShell
19 13 (6.57%) VMware Infrastructure
19 13 (6.57%) HTML
19 13 (6.57%) SQL Server
19 13 (6.57%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 10 (5.05%) CMS
2 6 (3.03%) IBM Notes
3 5 (2.53%) Lotus Domino
4 4 (2.02%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.52%) Liferay
5 3 (1.52%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.52%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.52%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.01%) Apache
6 2 (1.01%) Lync
7 1 (0.51%) Node.js
7 1 (0.51%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.51%) IIS
7 1 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 23 (11.62%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.56%) MS Office
3 9 (4.55%) MS Project
4 4 (2.02%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.51%) NASTRAN
6 1 (0.51%) Simulink
6 1 (0.51%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 4 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.51%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.56%) LAN
2 8 (4.04%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.04%) SAN
3 7 (3.54%) VPN
3 7 (3.54%) WAN
4 5 (2.53%) DHCP
4 5 (2.53%) DNS
5 4 (2.02%) Wireless
5 4 (2.02%) Firewall
6 3 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.52%) IPsec
7 2 (1.01%) VLAN
8 1 (0.51%) NAS
8 1 (0.51%) Network Security
8 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.51%) LDAP
8 1 (0.51%) Internet
8 1 (0.51%) 3G
8 1 (0.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.59%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (6.57%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.55%) SAP Data Services
4 8 (4.04%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.03%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (2.02%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.52%) MS Access
8 2 (1.01%) MySQL
9 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.51%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (2.02%) MSI
2 3 (1.52%) JIRA
2 3 (1.52%) LoadRunner
2 3 (1.52%) AdminStudio
3 2 (1.01%) Toad
3 2 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.01%) Maven
4 1 (0.51%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.51%) Redmine
4 1 (0.51%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.51%) Subversion
4 1 (0.51%) JMeter
4 1 (0.51%) JUnit
4 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.51%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.51%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
General
1 45 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 10 (5.05%) Finance
3 7 (3.54%) Military
4 6 (3.03%) Electronics
5 2 (1.01%) Legal
5 2 (1.01%) Marketing
6 1 (0.51%) French Language
6 1 (0.51%) Avionics
6 1 (0.51%) Back Office
6 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 25 (12.63%) Consultant
2 23 (11.62%) Developer
3 17 (8.59%) Analyst
4 16 (8.08%) Support Engineer
5 15 (7.58%) Tester
6 13 (6.57%) Project Manager
7 8 (4.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (4.04%) Transition Manager
8 7 (3.54%) Infrastructure Tester
9 6 (3.03%) Server Engineer
9 6 (3.03%) Administrator
9 6 (3.03%) Project Planner
9 6 (3.03%) Test Analyst
9 6 (3.03%) ETL Developer
10 5 (2.53%) Network Engineer
10 5 (2.53%) Programme Manager
10 5 (2.53%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (2.53%) Test Engineer
10 5 (2.53%) Design Engineer
11 4 (2.02%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.57%) HTML
2 5 (2.53%) Web Services
3 4 (2.02%) XML
3 4 (2.02%) J2EE
4 3 (1.52%) JSF
4 3 (1.52%) Application Packaging
4 3 (1.52%) GWT
4 3 (1.52%) .NET
4 3 (1.52%) SOAP
4 3 (1.52%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.52%) CSS
5 2 (1.01%) XML Schema
5 2 (1.01%) XSD
5 2 (1.01%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.01%) WCF
5 2 (1.01%) jQuery
5 2 (1.01%) JSON
5 2 (1.01%) Spring
5 2 (1.01%) Ajax
5 2 (1.01%) WinRT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.61%) Management Information System
2 7 (3.54%) Clustering
3 4 (2.02%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (1.52%) Open Source
4 3 (1.52%) PKI
4 3 (1.52%) CMDB
4 3 (1.52%) Fat Client
4 3 (1.52%) Thin Client
4 3 (1.52%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.01%) CLARiiON
5 2 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.01%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.51%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.51%) Statistics
6 1 (0.51%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.51%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 65 (32.83%) Windows
2 34 (17.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (16.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (12.12%) Windows XP
4 24 (12.12%) Windows 7
5 9 (4.55%) UNIX
5 9 (4.55%) Solaris
6 5 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.02%) Linux
8 2 (1.01%) HPUX
8 2 (1.01%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.51%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.51%) AIX
9 1 (0.51%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (15.15%) ITIL
2 20 (10.10%) Test Scripting
3 18 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 18 (9.09%) Project Management
4 13 (6.57%) Data Modelling
5 12 (6.06%) ETL
5 12 (6.06%) Project Planning
6 9 (4.55%) Service Management
7 8 (4.04%) Risk Management
7 8 (4.04%) Problem Management
7 8 (4.04%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (3.54%) Software Engineering
8 7 (3.54%) Time Management
8 7 (3.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (3.03%) Validation
9 6 (3.03%) Migration
9 6 (3.03%) Data Analysis
10 5 (2.53%) Trend Analysis
10 5 (2.53%) Network Management
10 5 (2.53%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (9.60%) VB
2 16 (8.08%) SQL
3 14 (7.07%) PowerShell
4 12 (6.06%) Java
4 12 (6.06%) C
4 12 (6.06%) VBScript
5 6 (3.03%) VBA
6 5 (2.53%) C++
7 4 (2.02%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.52%) Python
8 3 (1.52%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.01%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.01%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.01%) C#
9 2 (1.01%) XAML
10 1 (0.51%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.51%) Perl
10 1 (0.51%) Ada
10 1 (0.51%) Tcl
10 1 (0.51%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 198 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.05%) DV Cleared
3 9 (4.55%) Degree
4 5 (2.53%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.53%) CTC Cleared
4 5 (2.53%) ISEB
5 4 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.02%) MCSE
6 3 (1.52%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (1.01%) HND
7 2 (1.01%) NCDA
8 1 (0.51%) GPEN
8 1 (0.51%) OSCP
8 1 (0.51%) NCIE
8 1 (0.51%) CISMP
8 1 (0.51%) CEH
8 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.51%) GIAC
8 1 (0.51%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.51%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.04%) SLA
2 4 (2.02%) QA
3 1 (0.51%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.51%) TickIT
3 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (13.13%) Active Directory
2 13 (6.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.03%) vSphere
4 5 (2.53%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.53%) XenApp
5 4 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.01%) XenServer
7 1 (0.51%) Cygwin
7 1 (0.51%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (10.10%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (7.58%) NetBackup
3 6 (3.03%) SCCM
4 5 (2.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (1.52%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.01%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.01%) SCOM
6 2 (1.01%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.51%) OpenView
Vendors
1 31 (15.66%) HP
1 31 (15.66%) VMware
2 21 (10.61%) Oracle
2 21 (10.61%) Citrix
3 17 (8.59%) Microsoft
4 16 (8.08%) NetApp
5 12 (6.06%) SAP
6 10 (5.05%) Cisco
7 8 (4.04%) IBM
8 6 (3.03%) Lotus
9 5 (2.53%) Juniper
9 5 (2.53%) EMC
10 4 (2.02%) Avaya
11 3 (1.52%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.52%) McAfee
11 3 (1.52%) JBoss
12 2 (1.01%) Sun
12 2 (1.01%) Apple
12 2 (1.01%) Wyse
12 2 (1.01%) Brocade
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