The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 31 August 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 33 44 29
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 128 125 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.10% 4.01% 5.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.10% 22.94% 29.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 45 69
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £276 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 27 11
Median hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +81.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £49.10 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £31.70 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.09% +44.09%
Security 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
510 545 587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.32% 17.46% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 280 292
Median daily rate £350 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 66 35
Median hourly rate £27.60 £21.01 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.39% +10.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £12.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.50 £41.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Security 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 Security Cleared across the East of England region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Security 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 Security Cleared across the East of England region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Security Cleared
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -10 40 £375 -19.95% 4
Cambridgeshire +40 39 £375 -4.15% 5
Essex +4 19 £325 -16.12% 5
Suffolk +12 16 £475 +35.71%
Norfolk +4 11 £325 +4.83%
Bedfordshire -17 3 £313 -13.19%
Security Cleared
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 148 (60.91%) SC Cleared
2 57 (23.46%) Windows
3 42 (17.28%) ITIL
4 40 (16.46%) Java
5 39 (16.05%) Microsoft
6 30 (12.35%) SQL
7 29 (11.93%) Finance
7 29 (11.93%) DV Cleared
8 27 (11.11%) Linux
9 26 (10.70%) Cisco
10 24 (9.88%) Active Directory
11 23 (9.47%) MS Excel
12 22 (9.05%) Unix
12 22 (9.05%) VMware
13 21 (8.64%) Telecoms
13 21 (8.64%) Firewall
14 20 (8.23%) Shell Script
15 18 (7.41%) C++
15 18 (7.41%) LAN
16 17 (7.00%) MS Office
16 17 (7.00%) Project Management
16 17 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
16 17 (7.00%) Incident Management
17 16 (6.58%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (6.58%) SQL Server
18 15 (6.17%) UML
18 15 (6.17%) SharePoint
18 15 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
18 15 (6.17%) Juniper
18 15 (6.17%) Windows Server 2012

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (6.17%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.94%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.29%) Apache
3 8 (3.29%) WebLogic
4 7 (2.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (2.47%) IBM Notes
5 6 (2.47%) IIS
6 4 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.65%) GlassFish
6 4 (1.65%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.23%) IBM Domino
8 2 (0.82%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.82%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.41%) CMS
9 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.41%) iPlanet
9 1 (0.41%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (9.47%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.00%) MS Office
3 9 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.06%) Windchill
5 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.41%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.41%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.41%) Primavera
1 1 (0.41%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.82%) Office 365
1 2 (0.82%) SaaS
2 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.41%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (0.41%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.64%) Firewall
2 18 (7.41%) LAN
3 14 (5.76%) TCP/IP
4 9 (3.70%) Network Security
4 9 (3.70%) WAN
5 8 (3.29%) DNS
6 7 (2.88%) DHCP
6 7 (2.88%) VPN
7 6 (2.47%) Broadband
7 6 (2.47%) ISDN
8 5 (2.06%) Internet
8 5 (2.06%) LDAP
9 4 (1.65%) BIG-IP
9 4 (1.65%) NetScaler
9 4 (1.65%) Wireless
10 3 (1.23%) SAN
10 3 (1.23%) WLAN
11 2 (0.82%) Kerberos
11 2 (0.82%) SSL
11 2 (0.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.47%) Hadoop
3 5 (2.06%) Big Data
3 5 (2.06%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.65%) MySQL
4 4 (1.65%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.23%) GIS
6 2 (0.82%) NonStop SQL
6 2 (0.82%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.82%) Triplestore
7 1 (0.41%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.41%) HBase
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.41%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.88%) Ant
2 5 (2.06%) MyEclipse
2 5 (2.06%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (2.06%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (1.65%) Selenium
4 3 (1.23%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.82%) MSI
5 2 (0.82%) VectorCAST
6 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.41%) Subversion
6 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (11.93%) Finance
2 21 (8.64%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.29%) Military
4 6 (2.47%) Local Government
5 4 (1.65%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.23%) Automotive
7 2 (0.82%) Legal
8 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.41%) Law
8 1 (0.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (13.99%) Developer
2 27 (11.11%) Consultant
3 26 (10.70%) Analyst
3 26 (10.70%) Architect
4 20 (8.23%) Java Developer
5 15 (6.17%) Network Engineer
6 13 (5.35%) Support Engineer
7 9 (3.70%) Administrator
8 8 (3.29%) 1st Line Support
8 8 (3.29%) Project Manager
8 8 (3.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 8 (3.29%) Server Engineer
8 8 (3.29%) Support Analyst
8 8 (3.29%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (2.88%) Information Analyst
9 7 (2.88%) Java Architect
9 7 (2.88%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 7 (2.88%) Windows Consultant
10 6 (2.47%) Information Security Analyst
10 6 (2.47%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.94%) XML
2 11 (4.53%) HTML
2 11 (4.53%) JSP
3 8 (3.29%) Java EE
3 8 (3.29%) JMS
3 8 (3.29%) jQuery
4 7 (2.88%) Ajax
4 7 (2.88%) EJB
4 7 (2.88%) EJB 3.0
4 7 (2.88%) J2EE
4 7 (2.88%) JDBC
4 7 (2.88%) Struts
5 6 (2.47%) CSS
6 5 (2.06%) .NET
6 5 (2.06%) JSON
6 5 (2.06%) Web Services
7 4 (1.65%) Kafka
7 4 (1.65%) Middleware
7 4 (1.65%) REST
7 4 (1.65%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.88%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.47%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.06%) Clustering
4 5 (2.06%) PKI
5 4 (1.65%) CESG
5 4 (1.65%) CESG CLAS
5 4 (1.65%) NHS
5 4 (1.65%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (1.23%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.23%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.23%) User Experience
7 2 (0.82%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.82%) CAN bus
7 2 (0.82%) CMDB
7 2 (0.82%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (0.82%) Device Driver
7 2 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (0.82%) Ontologies
7 2 (0.82%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 57 (23.46%) Windows
2 27 (11.11%) Linux
3 22 (9.05%) Unix
4 15 (6.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (5.76%) Windows Server
6 13 (5.35%) Solaris
6 13 (5.35%) Windows 10
7 11 (4.53%) Windows 7
7 11 (4.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (2.47%) Windows XP
10 5 (2.06%) AIX
10 5 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.82%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.41%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (17.28%) ITIL
2 17 (7.00%) Incident Management
2 17 (7.00%) Project Management
2 17 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (6.58%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (6.17%) UML
5 14 (5.76%) Configuration Management
6 13 (5.35%) Migration
6 13 (5.35%) Risk Management
6 13 (5.35%) Service Management
7 11 (4.53%) Software Engineering
8 10 (4.12%) ITIL V3
8 10 (4.12%) OO
8 10 (4.12%) PRINCE2
8 10 (4.12%) Validation
9 9 (3.70%) Information Security
10 8 (3.29%) Coaching
10 8 (3.29%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (3.29%) Mentoring
10 8 (3.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 40 (16.46%) Java
2 30 (12.35%) SQL
3 20 (8.23%) Shell Script
4 18 (7.41%) C++
5 10 (4.12%) Python
6 9 (3.70%) JavaScript
7 8 (3.29%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.88%) C
9 5 (2.06%) MATLAB
10 4 (1.65%) C#
10 4 (1.65%) Perl
11 3 (1.23%) Ada
11 3 (1.23%) XPath
11 3 (1.23%) XQuery
12 2 (0.82%) ANSI C
13 1 (0.41%) Ada 95
13 1 (0.41%) AWK
13 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.41%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.41%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 148 (60.91%) SC Cleared
2 29 (11.93%) DV Cleared
3 15 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (4.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (4.12%) CCNA
6 9 (3.70%) CISSP
7 8 (3.29%) CLAS
7 8 (3.29%) MCSE
8 7 (2.88%) Degree
9 5 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (2.06%) MCP
10 4 (1.65%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (1.65%) CESG Certified Professional
10 4 (1.65%) CISM
10 4 (1.65%) CRISC
10 4 (1.65%) ISEB
11 3 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.82%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.82%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.53%) SLA
2 8 (3.29%) JSP 440
3 5 (2.06%) ISO 9000
4 3 (1.23%) Def Stans
4 3 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (1.23%) QA
5 2 (0.82%) COBIT
5 2 (0.82%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.82%) JTAG
5 2 (0.82%) RMADS
System Software
1 24 (9.88%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.06%) Firmware
3 5 (2.06%) XenApp
3 5 (2.06%) XenServer
4 4 (1.65%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.23%) Docker
6 1 (0.41%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.41%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (5.76%) SCCM
2 5 (2.06%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.23%) OpenView
3 3 (1.23%) Puppet
4 2 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.41%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.41%) Check_MK
5 1 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.41%) Endace
5 1 (0.41%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.41%) Kibana
5 1 (0.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (16.05%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.70%) Cisco
3 22 (9.05%) VMware
4 15 (6.17%) Juniper
5 13 (5.35%) Citrix
5 13 (5.35%) Oracle
5 13 (5.35%) Red Hat
6 10 (4.12%) HP
7 6 (2.47%) Lotus
7 6 (2.47%) NetApp
7 6 (2.47%) Symantec
8 5 (2.06%) Cloudera
8 5 (2.06%) EMC
8 5 (2.06%) F5
8 5 (2.06%) SAP
9 4 (1.65%) 3PAR
9 4 (1.65%) IBM
9 4 (1.65%) Intel Security
9 4 (1.65%) Sun
9 4 (1.65%) Veeam
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