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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 62 62 64
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 80 68 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.75% 2.80% 2.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.93% 15.35% 14.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 22 36
Average daily rate
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£403 £345 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £256 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 14
Average hourly rate £24.00 £29.80 £35.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.46% -15.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.55 £20.80 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.90 £33.16 £43.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%
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
536 443 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.43% 18.27% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 207 284
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £125 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £354
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 44 70
Average hourly rate £18.75 £15.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -39.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £9.63 £11.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -20.00%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 28 November 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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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 -8 39 £400 +14.28% 8
Essex -5 14 £401 +0.31% 2
Bedfordshire -14 9 £394 +51.44% 5
Suffolk - 9 £500 - 1
Norfolk - 6 - -
Cambridgeshire -4 3 £130 -21.21% 3
SC Cleared
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 207 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 53 (25.60%) Windows
3 46 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 43 (20.77%) Oracle
5 42 (20.29%) ITIL
6 37 (17.87%) SQL
7 29 (14.01%) Microsoft
8 23 (11.11%) Linux
9 22 (10.63%) Cisco
10 21 (10.14%) SQL Server
10 21 (10.14%) UNIX
11 19 (9.18%) Project Management
12 18 (8.70%) Firewall
12 18 (8.70%) MS Excel
12 18 (8.70%) SLA
12 18 (8.70%) HP
13 17 (8.21%) Active Directory
13 17 (8.21%) Cisco Certification
13 17 (8.21%) Java
14 16 (7.73%) Citrix
14 16 (7.73%) VMware
14 16 (7.73%) Oracle Database
15 15 (7.25%) Backup Exec
15 15 (7.25%) PRINCE2
16 14 (6.76%) MySQL
16 14 (6.76%) NetBackup
17 13 (6.28%) Client/Server
17 13 (6.28%) MS Exchange
17 13 (6.28%) HPUX
17 13 (6.28%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (6.28%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.86%) WebLogic
2 8 (3.86%) JBoss
3 7 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (3.38%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.38%) Apache
4 6 (2.90%) IIS
4 6 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (2.42%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.93%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (1.93%) CMS
6 4 (1.93%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.45%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (1.45%) Oracle 10gAS
7 3 (1.45%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.97%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (0.97%) Liferay
Applications
1 18 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.38%) MS Office
3 4 (1.93%) MS Project
4 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.70%) Firewall
2 12 (5.80%) SAN
3 10 (4.83%) DNS
4 6 (2.90%) LAN
4 6 (2.90%) VPN
5 5 (2.42%) LDAP
5 5 (2.42%) DHCP
6 4 (1.93%) Ethernet
6 4 (1.93%) WAN
7 3 (1.45%) VoIP
7 3 (1.45%) MPLS
7 3 (1.45%) RTP
8 2 (0.97%) Wireless
8 2 (0.97%) IPsec
8 2 (0.97%) TETRA
8 2 (0.97%) Internet
8 2 (0.97%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.97%) VLAN
8 2 (0.97%) Network Security
9 1 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.73%) Oracle Database
3 14 (6.76%) MySQL
4 8 (3.86%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (3.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.42%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (1.93%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (1.93%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.45%) MariaDB
8 3 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.45%) MS Access
8 3 (1.45%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (0.97%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.48%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.48%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (2.42%) Maven
2 3 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.45%) PVCS
2 3 (1.45%) JDeveloper
2 3 (1.45%) Toad
2 3 (1.45%) TestDirector
3 2 (0.97%) MSI
3 2 (0.97%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.97%) JUnit
3 2 (0.97%) Subversion
4 1 (0.48%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.48%) Selenium
4 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.48%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.48%) Bugzilla
General
1 46 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 9 (4.35%) Finance
3 4 (1.93%) Military
3 4 (1.93%) Law
4 2 (0.97%) Electronics
5 1 (0.48%) Banking
5 1 (0.48%) Billing
5 1 (0.48%) Marketing
5 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.48%) Legal
5 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (12.56%) Developer
2 21 (10.14%) Analyst
3 16 (7.73%) Project Manager
4 13 (6.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (5.80%) Architect
5 12 (5.80%) Administrator
6 11 (5.31%) Network Engineer
7 10 (4.83%) DBA
8 9 (4.35%) Backup Engineer
9 8 (3.86%) Java Developer
9 8 (3.86%) Lead Network Engineer
10 7 (3.38%) Senior Architect
10 7 (3.38%) Network Architect
10 7 (3.38%) Senior Network Architect
10 7 (3.38%) SQL DBA
10 7 (3.38%) Test Analyst
10 7 (3.38%) Consultant
10 7 (3.38%) Support Engineer
11 6 (2.90%) Desktop Support
11 6 (2.90%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.80%) .NET
2 10 (4.83%) Spring
3 8 (3.86%) Hibernate
3 8 (3.86%) J2EE
4 7 (3.38%) CSS
4 7 (3.38%) HTML
5 6 (2.90%) MFC
5 6 (2.90%) XML
6 5 (2.42%) Web Services
7 4 (1.93%) JAAS
7 4 (1.93%) Spring MVC
8 3 (1.45%) Struts2
8 3 (1.45%) JPA
8 3 (1.45%) Struts
8 3 (1.45%) Oracle ADF
9 2 (0.97%) XML Schema
9 2 (0.97%) JSP
9 2 (0.97%) SOAP
9 2 (0.97%) DHTML
9 2 (0.97%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.28%) Client/Server
2 9 (4.35%) IBM XIV
3 7 (3.38%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.90%) Blackberry
4 6 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.90%) PKI
5 5 (2.42%) Clustering
6 4 (1.93%) HP Superdome
7 3 (1.45%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.97%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.97%) GIS
8 2 (0.97%) AS400
8 2 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.97%) Statistics
8 2 (0.97%) CESG
8 2 (0.97%) CMDB
8 2 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.97%) Open Source
9 1 (0.48%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 53 (25.60%) Windows
2 23 (11.11%) Linux
3 21 (10.14%) UNIX
4 13 (6.28%) HPUX
5 9 (4.35%) Solaris
6 8 (3.86%) Windows 7
7 7 (3.38%) Windows XP
7 7 (3.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.42%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.42%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.45%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.97%) MVS
12 1 (0.48%) Android
12 1 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (20.29%) ITIL
2 19 (9.18%) Project Management
3 15 (7.25%) PRINCE2
4 13 (6.28%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (6.28%) Project Planning
5 10 (4.83%) Validation
5 10 (4.83%) CRM
6 9 (4.35%) Problem Management
6 9 (4.35%) Coaching
6 9 (4.35%) Migration
6 9 (4.35%) Change Management
7 7 (3.38%) Network Design
7 7 (3.38%) TDD
7 7 (3.38%) ITIL V3
7 7 (3.38%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (3.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (3.38%) Service Delivery
7 7 (3.38%) Configuration Management
8 6 (2.90%) Service Management
8 6 (2.90%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 37 (17.87%) SQL
2 17 (8.21%) Java
3 10 (4.83%) C++
4 9 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 8 (3.86%) C#
6 7 (3.38%) Shell Script
7 6 (2.90%) VB
8 5 (2.42%) PHP
9 4 (1.93%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.93%) C
10 3 (1.45%) Python
11 2 (0.97%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.48%) TTCN
12 1 (0.48%) VC++
12 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.48%) Perl
12 1 (0.48%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 207 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (8.21%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (4.35%) CCNA
4 8 (3.86%) CCNP
4 8 (3.86%) DV Cleared
5 7 (3.38%) CCDP
6 6 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.90%) PMP
6 6 (2.90%) PMI Certification
6 6 (2.90%) Degree
7 5 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.45%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.97%) HND
10 2 (0.97%) MCDBA
10 2 (0.97%) MCITP
10 2 (0.97%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (0.48%) MCTS
11 1 (0.48%) MCSE
11 1 (0.48%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.70%) SLA
2 2 (0.97%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.97%) QA
3 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (8.21%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.42%) vSphere
3 5 (2.42%) vCloud
3 5 (2.42%) VMware ESX
3 5 (2.42%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.45%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (1.45%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.48%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (7.25%) Backup Exec
2 14 (6.76%) NetBackup
3 5 (2.42%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (1.93%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.45%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.45%) OpenView
6 2 (0.97%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.97%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.97%) SCCM
7 1 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 43 (20.77%) Oracle
2 29 (14.01%) Microsoft
3 22 (10.63%) Cisco
4 18 (8.70%) HP
5 16 (7.73%) Citrix
5 16 (7.73%) VMware
6 12 (5.80%) Brocade
7 9 (4.35%) IBM
8 8 (3.86%) SolarWinds
9 6 (2.90%) Symantec
10 5 (2.42%) Acronis
10 5 (2.42%) Veritas
10 5 (2.42%) Sophos
11 4 (1.93%) Serena
11 4 (1.93%) Lotus
11 4 (1.93%) BEA
12 3 (1.45%) Riverbed
12 3 (1.45%) Business Objects
12 3 (1.45%) Juniper
13 2 (0.97%) Wyse
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