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 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 60 76 91
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +15
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 79 70 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.81% 2.34% 1.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.55% 14.46% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 14
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£363 £400 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £475 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 2
Average hourly rate £36.00 £22.50 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -38.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.20 £33.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £38.20 £39.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+59.49% -8.13%
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
508 484 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.05% 16.16% 17.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 252 194
Average daily rate £350 £346 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.08% +6.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £170 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 40 41
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.00 £42.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.13
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.64%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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
Hertfordshire -7 36 £450 +9.09% 11
Essex -2 16 £438 -0.56%
Cambridgeshire +14 11 £325 - 5
Bedfordshire +11 7 £450 - 3
Suffolk +6 5 £400 +72.04%
Norfolk +3 4 £170 -45.16%
East Anglia +11 1 - -
SC Cleared
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

1 165 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 43 (26.06%) Windows
3 35 (21.21%) Oracle
4 25 (15.15%) Microsoft
5 24 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (13.94%) ITIL
6 23 (13.94%) WebLogic
7 18 (10.91%) Finance
7 18 (10.91%) Telecoms
7 18 (10.91%) SQL
7 18 (10.91%) UNIX
7 18 (10.91%) Active Directory
8 17 (10.30%) Java
8 17 (10.30%) Solaris
9 16 (9.70%) Service Delivery
9 16 (9.70%) DNS
10 15 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 14 (8.48%) Project Management
11 14 (8.48%) SAP
12 13 (7.88%) SOA
12 13 (7.88%) Cisco
12 13 (7.88%) Scrum
12 13 (7.88%) VMware
13 12 (7.27%) Shell Script
13 12 (7.27%) SharePoint
13 12 (7.27%) PHP
13 12 (7.27%) J2EE
14 11 (6.67%) JUnit
14 11 (6.67%) JBoss
15 10 (6.06%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 (13.94%) WebLogic
2 12 (7.27%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.67%) JBoss
4 8 (4.85%) Apache
5 7 (4.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (4.24%) WebSphere
5 7 (4.24%) WebLogic Portal
5 7 (4.24%) MQSeries
6 6 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (2.42%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.21%) Confluence
9 2 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.61%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.61%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (6.06%) SOLIDWORKS
2 9 (5.45%) MS Excel
3 8 (4.85%) MS Office
4 3 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.82%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.82%) MS Project
5 2 (1.21%) AutoCAD
5 2 (1.21%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.21%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 7 (4.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.82%) SAP SD
3 2 (1.21%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.61%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.61%) SAP MII
4 1 (0.61%) Agresso
4 1 (0.61%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.70%) DNS
2 8 (4.85%) VPN
3 7 (4.24%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.03%) Network Security
4 5 (3.03%) SAN
4 5 (3.03%) LAN
5 4 (2.42%) Firewall
5 4 (2.42%) IPsec
6 3 (1.82%) VLAN
6 3 (1.82%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.82%) VoIP
6 3 (1.82%) WAN
7 2 (1.21%) PBX
7 2 (1.21%) DHCP
7 2 (1.21%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.21%) HTTP
7 2 (1.21%) SNMP
7 2 (1.21%) LDAP
7 2 (1.21%) MPLS
7 2 (1.21%) DPNSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.45%) MySQL
2 7 (4.24%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.64%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.21%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.61%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.61%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.61%) DataStage
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (6.67%) JUnit
2 9 (5.45%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.45%) JIRA
3 8 (4.85%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (4.24%) Selenium
4 7 (4.24%) Ant
5 4 (2.42%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.82%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.82%) Maven
7 2 (1.21%) Subversion
7 2 (1.21%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.21%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (10.91%) Finance
1 18 (10.91%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.42%) Law
2 4 (2.42%) Legal
3 3 (1.82%) Billing
4 2 (1.21%) Electronics
4 2 (1.21%) Publishing
5 1 (0.61%) French Language
5 1 (0.61%) Avionics
5 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (12.12%) Consultant
2 17 (10.30%) Developer
3 15 (9.09%) Analyst
4 14 (8.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (7.27%) Software Engineer
6 9 (5.45%) Support Engineer
6 9 (5.45%) Architect
7 7 (4.24%) Programme Manager
7 7 (4.24%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (4.24%) Project Manager
8 5 (3.03%) Operations Engineer
8 5 (3.03%) Deskside Support
8 5 (3.03%) Software Developer
8 5 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (2.42%) Administrator
9 4 (2.42%) Network Architect
9 4 (2.42%) SAP Consultant
9 4 (2.42%) Java Developer
9 4 (2.42%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.27%) J2EE
2 9 (5.45%) XML
3 8 (4.85%) HTML
3 8 (4.85%) CSS
3 8 (4.85%) JSON
3 8 (4.85%) jQuery
3 8 (4.85%) HTML5
3 8 (4.85%) CSS3
4 7 (4.24%) PhoneGap
4 7 (4.24%) AngularJS
4 7 (4.24%) Apache Camel
5 6 (3.64%) Web Services
6 5 (3.03%) REST
6 5 (3.03%) Spring
6 5 (3.03%) Hibernate
7 4 (2.42%) SOAP
8 3 (1.82%) JSP
9 2 (1.21%) Middleware
9 2 (1.21%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.61%) EclipseLink
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.82%) PKI
3 3 (1.82%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.21%) VHDL
4 2 (1.21%) IVR
4 2 (1.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (1.21%) User Experience
4 2 (1.21%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.61%) RMADS
5 1 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.61%) PMI
5 1 (0.61%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.61%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.61%) Clustering
5 1 (0.61%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 43 (26.06%) Windows
2 18 (10.91%) UNIX
3 17 (10.30%) Solaris
4 10 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (4.85%) Linux
5 8 (4.85%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.21%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.61%) Android
8 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (13.94%) ITIL
3 16 (9.70%) Service Delivery
4 15 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 14 (8.48%) Project Management
6 13 (7.88%) SOA
6 13 (7.88%) Scrum
7 10 (6.06%) CRM
7 10 (6.06%) PRINCE2
8 9 (5.45%) MVC
8 9 (5.45%) UML
9 8 (4.85%) Migration
9 8 (4.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (4.85%) Unit Testing
10 7 (4.24%) Mobile Development
10 7 (4.24%) Network Management
10 7 (4.24%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (4.24%) Risk Management
10 7 (4.24%) OOP
11 6 (3.64%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.91%) SQL
2 17 (10.30%) Java
3 12 (7.27%) Shell Script
3 12 (7.27%) PHP
4 8 (4.85%) Python
4 8 (4.85%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.24%) Ruby
6 5 (3.03%) C++
7 4 (2.42%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.21%) C
8 2 (1.21%) C#
8 2 (1.21%) Embedded C
8 2 (1.21%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.61%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.61%) VC++
Qualifications
1 165 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.06%) DV Cleared
3 9 (5.45%) Degree
4 5 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.82%) CCNA
7 2 (1.21%) CCDP
8 1 (0.61%) JNCIS
8 1 (0.61%) PgMP
8 1 (0.61%) PMP
8 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.61%) CISSP
8 1 (0.61%) CCIE
8 1 (0.61%) CCNP
8 1 (0.61%) HND
8 1 (0.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.85%) SLA
2 4 (2.42%) QA
3 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.61%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.61%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.61%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.61%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 18 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.42%) Xen
4 3 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.21%) Firmware
5 2 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.21%) vCloud
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.61%) XenApp
6 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (2.42%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.82%) SCCM
3 2 (1.21%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.21%) Puppet
3 2 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.61%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.61%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (0.61%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.61%) Nagios
4 1 (0.61%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.61%) Nessus
4 1 (0.61%) Nmap
Vendors
1 35 (21.21%) Oracle
2 25 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 14 (8.48%) SAP
4 13 (7.88%) Cisco
4 13 (7.88%) VMware
5 10 (6.06%) TIBCO
5 10 (6.06%) Autodesk
5 10 (6.06%) HP
5 10 (6.06%) Citrix
5 10 (6.06%) PTC
6 8 (4.85%) Talend
7 7 (4.24%) BEA
8 5 (3.03%) Splunk
8 5 (3.03%) Juniper
8 5 (3.03%) Symantec
9 4 (2.42%) Hitachi
10 2 (1.21%) IBM
10 2 (1.21%) Avaya
10 2 (1.21%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.21%) Atlassian
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