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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 40 60 42
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 103 74 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.32% 2.89% 4.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.01% 18.55% 23.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 31 36
Average daily rate £363 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.84% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 0 5
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £29.80
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 - £17.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 - £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+69.18% +39.55%
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
468 399 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.64% 15.59% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 198 208
Average daily rate £365 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 45 32
Average hourly rate £42.50 £19.50 £18.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.94% +5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.77 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £42.00 £38.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bedfordshire +33 37 £370 +184.61% 4
Hertfordshire +10 29 £363 -19.44% 4
Cambridgeshire - 15 £200 - 2
Essex -19 11 £619 +57.54% 3
Suffolk -2 7 £363 +47.95% 1
Norfolk -11 2 - - 1
East Anglia - 2 £239 -
SC Cleared
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 219 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 35 (15.98%) Cisco
3 33 (15.07%) Windows
4 30 (13.70%) Microsoft
4 30 (13.70%) Software Engineering
5 28 (12.79%) Active Directory
5 28 (12.79%) ITIL
6 24 (10.96%) Juniper
7 23 (10.50%) SharePoint
8 22 (10.05%) LAN
9 21 (9.59%) SLA
10 20 (9.13%) Validation
11 19 (8.68%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (8.68%) C
11 19 (8.68%) C++
11 19 (8.68%) Rational DOORS
12 18 (8.22%) UML
12 18 (8.22%) Firewall
13 17 (7.76%) Remedy
14 16 (7.31%) CCNA
14 16 (7.31%) SOA
14 16 (7.31%) SQL
14 16 (7.31%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (6.85%) VMware
16 14 (6.39%) Ada
16 14 (6.39%) Degree
16 14 (6.39%) Rational Rhapsody
17 13 (5.94%) MS Excel
17 13 (5.94%) C#
17 13 (5.94%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 23 (10.50%) SharePoint
2 11 (5.02%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (3.65%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.83%) JBoss
4 4 (1.83%) LiveCycle
4 4 (1.83%) Skype for Business
4 4 (1.83%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (1.83%) WebSphere Portal
5 3 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.91%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.46%) CICS
Applications
1 13 (5.94%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.57%) MS Office
3 4 (1.83%) Windchill
4 3 (1.37%) MS Project
5 2 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.46%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (2.28%) Remedy ITSM
1 5 (2.28%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.91%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.91%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.91%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.46%) assyst
3 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.46%) LabWindows
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.46%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.37%) Office 365
2 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.05%) LAN
2 18 (8.22%) Firewall
3 13 (5.94%) Wi-Fi
4 12 (5.48%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (5.48%) WAN
5 11 (5.02%) Cisco IOS
5 11 (5.02%) Cisco PIX
6 9 (4.11%) DNS
7 8 (3.65%) DWDM
7 8 (3.65%) SDH
8 7 (3.20%) DHCP
8 7 (3.20%) FTP
9 6 (2.74%) ATM
9 6 (2.74%) MPLS
9 6 (2.74%) VPN
10 5 (2.28%) TCP/IP
11 4 (1.83%) Ethernet
11 4 (1.83%) Wireless
12 3 (1.37%) EIGRP
12 3 (1.37%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.28%) SAP HANA
3 4 (1.83%) GIS
3 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.91%) Big Data
5 2 (0.91%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.46%) DB2
6 1 (0.46%) Lumira
6 1 (0.46%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.46%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 19 (8.68%) Rational DOORS
2 14 (6.39%) Rational Rhapsody
3 10 (4.57%) VectorCAST
4 8 (3.65%) Maven
5 6 (2.74%) JUnit
6 5 (2.28%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.28%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.83%) Ant
7 4 (1.83%) Selenium
8 2 (0.91%) DbUnit
8 2 (0.91%) LabVIEW
8 2 (0.91%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.91%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.46%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.46%) JIRA
9 1 (0.46%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.46%) Subversion
General
1 13 (5.94%) Telecoms
2 11 (5.02%) Aerospace
3 9 (4.11%) Electronics
4 8 (3.65%) Finance
5 6 (2.74%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.74%) Military
6 3 (1.37%) Legal
6 3 (1.37%) Local Government
7 2 (0.91%) Games
7 2 (0.91%) Publishing
8 1 (0.46%) Advertising
8 1 (0.46%) Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Law
8 1 (0.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (10.96%) Software Engineer
2 20 (9.13%) Developer
3 18 (8.22%) Network Engineer
4 16 (7.31%) Analyst
5 15 (6.85%) Consultant
6 13 (5.94%) Designer
6 13 (5.94%) Network Designer
7 9 (4.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 8 (3.65%) Principal Engineer
8 8 (3.65%) Principal Software Engineer
8 8 (3.65%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (3.20%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (3.20%) Administrator
9 7 (3.20%) Architect
9 7 (3.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (3.20%) Java Developer
9 7 (3.20%) Project Manager
9 7 (3.20%) SharePoint Administrator
9 7 (3.20%) Support Engineer
10 6 (2.74%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.48%) .NET
2 10 (4.57%) Web Services
3 8 (3.65%) ASP.NET
3 8 (3.65%) Spring
4 6 (2.74%) Java EE
4 6 (2.74%) SOAP
5 4 (1.83%) BAPI
5 4 (1.83%) Hibernate
5 4 (1.83%) J2EE
5 4 (1.83%) REST
5 4 (1.83%) SAP Fiori
5 4 (1.83%) SAP PI
5 4 (1.83%) SAPUI5
5 4 (1.83%) Struts
6 3 (1.37%) CSS
7 2 (0.91%) JMS
7 2 (0.91%) SAP Smart Forms
7 2 (0.91%) Swing
7 2 (0.91%) WSDL
7 2 (0.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.20%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.28%) Client/Server
3 5 (2.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (2.28%) VHDL
4 4 (1.83%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (1.83%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.83%) User Experience
5 3 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.37%) CESG
5 3 (1.37%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (1.37%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.91%) CAN bus
6 2 (0.91%) Device Driver
6 2 (0.91%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.91%) PMI
6 2 (0.91%) Statistics
7 1 (0.46%) AS400
7 1 (0.46%) Biometrics
7 1 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 33 (15.07%) Windows
2 13 (5.94%) Windows Server
3 12 (5.48%) Linux
3 12 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (4.57%) Unix
4 10 (4.57%) VxWorks
4 10 (4.57%) Windows XP
5 9 (4.11%) Solaris
6 8 (3.65%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.37%) HPUX
8 3 (1.37%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.91%) VMS
10 1 (0.46%) MVS
10 1 (0.46%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.46%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (13.70%) Software Engineering
2 28 (12.79%) ITIL
3 20 (9.13%) Validation
4 18 (8.22%) UML
5 16 (7.31%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (7.31%) SOA
6 12 (5.48%) Configuration Management
6 12 (5.48%) OO
7 10 (4.57%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (4.57%) TDD
8 9 (4.11%) Multithreading
8 9 (4.11%) Software Architecture
8 9 (4.11%) Unit Testing
9 8 (3.65%) Migration
9 8 (3.65%) PRINCE2
10 7 (3.20%) Mentoring
10 7 (3.20%) Regression Testing
10 7 (3.20%) Scrum
11 6 (2.74%) Service Delivery
11 6 (2.74%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (8.68%) C
1 19 (8.68%) C++
2 16 (7.31%) SQL
3 14 (6.39%) Ada
4 13 (5.94%) C#
5 11 (5.02%) Java
6 5 (2.28%) ABAP
6 5 (2.28%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.37%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.37%) MATLAB
8 2 (0.91%) ANSI C
8 2 (0.91%) SAPscript
8 2 (0.91%) VBScript
8 2 (0.91%) VC++
9 1 (0.46%) COBOL
9 1 (0.46%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.46%) JCL
9 1 (0.46%) Python
9 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 219 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (8.68%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (7.31%) CCNA
4 14 (6.39%) Degree
5 8 (3.65%) DV Cleared
6 7 (3.20%) JNCIP
7 6 (2.74%) CCNP
7 6 (2.74%) HND
8 5 (2.28%) HNC
8 5 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.83%) JNCIA
9 4 (1.83%) JNCIE
9 4 (1.83%) JNCIS
9 4 (1.83%) MCSE
9 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.37%) APMP
10 3 (1.37%) CESG Certified Professional
10 3 (1.37%) CLAS
10 3 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.59%) SLA
2 7 (3.20%) JTAG
3 6 (2.74%) QA
4 5 (2.28%) DO-254
4 5 (2.28%) IEC 61508
4 5 (2.28%) ISO 9001
4 5 (2.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.37%) RMADS
6 2 (0.91%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.46%) COBIT
7 1 (0.46%) Def Stans
7 1 (0.46%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.46%) Solvency II
System Software
1 28 (12.79%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.28%) Firmware
3 3 (1.37%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.91%) Docker
4 2 (0.91%) XenApp
5 1 (0.46%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.46%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.46%) vCloud
5 1 (0.46%) vSphere
5 1 (0.46%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (3.20%) SCCM
2 3 (1.37%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.46%) Puppet
3 1 (0.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.46%) Tivoli NetView
3 1 (0.46%) vRealize
3 1 (0.46%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 35 (15.98%) Cisco
2 30 (13.70%) Microsoft
3 24 (10.96%) Juniper
4 17 (7.76%) Remedy
5 15 (6.85%) VMware
6 11 (5.02%) Barracuda Networks
6 11 (5.02%) Blue Coat
6 11 (5.02%) Forcepoint
7 10 (4.57%) Oracle
7 10 (4.57%) SAP
8 8 (3.65%) HP
9 7 (3.20%) CheckPoint
9 7 (3.20%) Citrix
9 7 (3.20%) Nortel
10 6 (2.74%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 6 (2.74%) EMC
11 5 (2.28%) Adobe
11 5 (2.28%) BMC
11 5 (2.28%) IBM
12 4 (1.83%) TIBCO
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