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 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 53 63 88
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +25
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 83 87 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.01% 2.86% 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.24% 17.72% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 25 11
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£375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £231 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £346 £358
% change year-on-year
+12.63% -3.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 5
Average hourly rate £34.50 £23.75 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.26% -28.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.30 £47.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £18.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+69.44% -17.24%
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
511 491 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.53% 16.13% 17.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 250 188
Average daily rate £375 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 43 52
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £29.59
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -15.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £52.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.73%

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 5 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 5 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 5 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 42 £450 +9.09% 10
Essex +1 18 £380 -9.52% 1
Cambridgeshire +10 9 £325 -16.66% 5
Bedfordshire +4 7 £290 - 1
Suffolk +1 5 £400 +72.04% 1
Norfolk +4 3 £238 -23.38%
East Anglia +7 1 - -
SC Cleared
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 153 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 40 (26.14%) Windows
3 39 (25.49%) Oracle
4 27 (17.65%) WebLogic
5 22 (14.38%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (13.73%) Solaris
6 21 (13.73%) ITIL
7 20 (13.07%) DNS
8 17 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 16 (10.46%) Shell Script
9 16 (10.46%) PHP
9 16 (10.46%) UNIX
9 16 (10.46%) Telecoms
10 15 (9.80%) Service Delivery
10 15 (9.80%) Java
10 15 (9.80%) Active Directory
11 14 (9.15%) SQL
11 14 (9.15%) J2EE
11 14 (9.15%) Finance
12 13 (8.50%) Software Engineering
13 12 (7.84%) Project Management
13 12 (7.84%) Cisco
14 11 (7.19%) JUnit
14 11 (7.19%) SOA
14 11 (7.19%) Scrum
15 10 (6.54%) SOLIDWORKS
15 10 (6.54%) PTC
15 10 (6.54%) JBoss
15 10 (6.54%) Apache
15 10 (6.54%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 5 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 27 (17.65%) WebLogic
2 10 (6.54%) JBoss
2 10 (6.54%) Apache
3 9 (5.88%) WebLogic Portal
4 8 (5.23%) SharePoint
5 7 (4.58%) MQSeries
5 7 (4.58%) WebSphere
5 7 (4.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (2.61%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.31%) Confluence
8 2 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.65%) CMS
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (6.54%) SOLIDWORKS
2 8 (5.23%) MS Office
3 7 (4.58%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.96%) InfoPath
5 2 (1.31%) PTC Creo
5 2 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.31%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.31%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.96%) SAP SD
1 3 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.31%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.65%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.07%) DNS
2 7 (4.58%) VPN
3 5 (3.27%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.27%) Firewall
4 4 (2.61%) Network Security
4 4 (2.61%) IPsec
4 4 (2.61%) LAN
5 3 (1.96%) VoIP
5 3 (1.96%) VLAN
5 3 (1.96%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.31%) NetScaler
6 2 (1.31%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.31%) WAN
6 2 (1.31%) DHCP
6 2 (1.31%) PBX
6 2 (1.31%) QSIG
6 2 (1.31%) DPNSS
6 2 (1.31%) SNMP
7 1 (0.65%) SAN
7 1 (0.65%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.54%) MySQL
2 8 (5.23%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.92%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.31%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.65%) DataStage
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.65%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 11 (7.19%) JUnit
2 9 (5.88%) JIRA
3 8 (5.23%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (4.58%) Ant
4 7 (4.58%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.58%) Selenium
5 4 (2.61%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.96%) Maven
7 2 (1.31%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (1.31%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (10.46%) Telecoms
2 14 (9.15%) Finance
3 4 (2.61%) Law
4 3 (1.96%) Billing
4 3 (1.96%) Legal
5 2 (1.31%) Electronics
5 2 (1.31%) Publishing
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Avionics
6 1 (0.65%) French Language
Job Titles
1 19 (12.42%) Consultant
2 18 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (9.80%) Developer
4 14 (9.15%) Analyst
5 12 (7.84%) Software Engineer
6 9 (5.88%) Architect
7 8 (5.23%) Project Manager
7 8 (5.23%) Support Engineer
8 7 (4.58%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (4.58%) Programme Manager
9 5 (3.27%) Software Developer
9 5 (3.27%) Network Architect
9 5 (3.27%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (2.61%) Designer
10 4 (2.61%) Malware Specialist
10 4 (2.61%) Solutions Analyst
10 4 (2.61%) Agile Project Manager
10 4 (2.61%) Deskside Support
11 3 (1.96%) Test Analyst
11 3 (1.96%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.15%) J2EE
2 8 (5.23%) jQuery
2 8 (5.23%) XML
3 7 (4.58%) HTML
3 7 (4.58%) CSS
3 7 (4.58%) JSON
3 7 (4.58%) AngularJS
3 7 (4.58%) Apache Camel
3 7 (4.58%) PhoneGap
3 7 (4.58%) CSS3
3 7 (4.58%) HTML5
4 6 (3.92%) Web Services
5 4 (2.61%) Hibernate
5 4 (2.61%) Spring
5 4 (2.61%) SOAP
6 3 (1.96%) JSP
6 3 (1.96%) REST
7 2 (1.31%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.65%) .NET
8 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.61%) Open Source
2 4 (2.61%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.31%) User Experience
4 2 (1.31%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.31%) IVR
4 2 (1.31%) PKI
5 1 (0.65%) PMI
5 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.65%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.65%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.65%) Clustering
5 1 (0.65%) RMADS
5 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 40 (26.14%) Windows
2 21 (13.73%) Solaris
3 16 (10.46%) UNIX
4 6 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.92%) Linux
5 5 (3.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.96%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.65%) Android
8 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (14.38%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (13.73%) ITIL
3 15 (9.80%) Service Delivery
4 13 (8.50%) Software Engineering
5 12 (7.84%) Project Management
6 11 (7.19%) SOA
6 11 (7.19%) Scrum
7 9 (5.88%) PRINCE2
7 9 (5.88%) UML
8 8 (5.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (5.23%) MVC
9 7 (4.58%) Risk Management
9 7 (4.58%) Migration
9 7 (4.58%) OOP
9 7 (4.58%) Unit Testing
9 7 (4.58%) Mobile Development
9 7 (4.58%) Network Management
10 6 (3.92%) CRM
10 6 (3.92%) DSDM
10 6 (3.92%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.46%) Shell Script
1 16 (10.46%) PHP
2 15 (9.80%) Java
3 14 (9.15%) SQL
4 8 (5.23%) Python
4 8 (5.23%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.58%) Ruby
6 5 (3.27%) C++
7 4 (2.61%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.31%) C
8 2 (1.31%) C#
8 2 (1.31%) Embedded C
8 2 (1.31%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.65%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.65%) VC++
Qualifications
1 153 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.88%) DV Cleared
3 6 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.61%) Degree
4 4 (2.61%) CCNA
4 4 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.96%) CCDP
6 2 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.65%) PMP
7 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.65%) CCIE
7 1 (0.65%) CCNP
7 1 (0.65%) HND
7 1 (0.65%) MCSE
7 1 (0.65%) JNCIS
7 1 (0.65%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.61%) QA
1 4 (2.61%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.65%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.65%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.65%) DO-178B
System Software
1 15 (9.80%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.31%) vCloud
4 2 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.65%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.65%) XenApp
5 1 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.31%) SCCM
1 2 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.31%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.65%) Nmap
2 1 (0.65%) Nessus
2 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.65%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (0.65%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.65%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 39 (25.49%) Oracle
2 17 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.84%) Cisco
4 10 (6.54%) PTC
4 10 (6.54%) TIBCO
4 10 (6.54%) Autodesk
5 9 (5.88%) BEA
6 8 (5.23%) Talend
7 7 (4.58%) VMware
7 7 (4.58%) SAP
8 6 (3.92%) HP
9 5 (3.27%) Citrix
10 4 (2.61%) Juniper
11 3 (1.96%) Splunk
12 2 (1.31%) Atlassian
12 2 (1.31%) Avaya
13 1 (0.65%) Dell
13 1 (0.65%) BMC
13 1 (0.65%) Hyperion
13 1 (0.65%) Informatica
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