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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 24 44 23
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -21
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 143 98 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 6.00% 3.83% 6.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.56% 24.56% 33.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 38 51
Average daily rate £363 £400 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +15.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £218 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 1 10
Average hourly rate £45.00 £11.50 £24.18
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+291.30% -52.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £11.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+51.78% +55.55%
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
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%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the East of England region over the 3 months to 11 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
Hertfordshire +14 43 £363 -23.68% 7
Bedfordshire +36 40 £370 +184.61% 6
Cambridgeshire - 20 £200 - 1
Essex -21 16 £553 +38.12% 4
Norfolk -2 13 £318 +52.09% 1
Suffolk -2 9 £363 +39.42% 1
East Anglia - 2 £239 -
Security Cleared
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 219 (70.87%) SC Cleared
2 55 (17.80%) Windows
3 47 (15.21%) ITIL
4 45 (14.56%) Cisco
5 44 (14.24%) Active Directory
6 43 (13.92%) Microsoft
7 36 (11.65%) Software Engineering
8 34 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (10.03%) Telecoms
9 31 (10.03%) LAN
10 30 (9.71%) Linux
11 28 (9.06%) Juniper
12 27 (8.74%) VMware
13 26 (8.41%) SharePoint
13 26 (8.41%) Degree
14 25 (8.09%) Cisco Certification
14 25 (8.09%) SLA
14 25 (8.09%) Firewall
15 23 (7.44%) Validation
15 23 (7.44%) C++
16 22 (7.12%) Unix
16 22 (7.12%) CCNA
17 21 (6.80%) UML
17 21 (6.80%) C
17 21 (6.80%) Java
18 20 (6.47%) SQL
18 20 (6.47%) OO
18 20 (6.47%) Solaris
18 20 (6.47%) SOA
18 20 (6.47%) Remedy

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (8.41%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.21%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (2.91%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (1.62%) Skype for Business
5 4 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.29%) JBoss
5 4 (1.29%) LiveCycle
5 4 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.29%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (1.29%) WebSphere Portal
6 3 (0.97%) CICS
6 3 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.65%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.65%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.88%) MS Office
3 5 (1.62%) MS Project
4 4 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.29%) Windchill
5 3 (0.97%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.32%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.32%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (1.62%) Remedy ITSM
1 5 (1.62%) SAP ERP
2 3 (0.97%) assyst
3 2 (0.65%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.65%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.32%) LabWindows
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.32%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.97%) Office 365
2 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.03%) LAN
2 25 (8.09%) Firewall
3 18 (5.83%) Wi-Fi
4 16 (5.18%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (4.85%) Cisco IOS
5 15 (4.85%) Cisco PIX
5 15 (4.85%) WAN
6 11 (3.56%) DNS
6 11 (3.56%) TCP/IP
7 10 (3.24%) DWDM
8 9 (2.91%) DHCP
9 8 (2.59%) FTP
9 8 (2.59%) SDH
10 7 (2.27%) VPN
11 6 (1.94%) ATM
11 6 (1.94%) MPLS
12 5 (1.62%) Ethernet
12 5 (1.62%) Wireless
13 4 (1.29%) HTTP
13 4 (1.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.94%) Big Data
3 5 (1.62%) GIS
3 5 (1.62%) SAP HANA
4 4 (1.29%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (0.97%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.97%) DB2
5 3 (0.97%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.65%) Apache Hive
6 2 (0.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (0.65%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.32%) Lumira
7 1 (0.32%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.32%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (6.47%) Rational DOORS
2 15 (4.85%) Rational Rhapsody
3 10 (3.24%) VectorCAST
4 8 (2.59%) Jenkins
4 8 (2.59%) Maven
5 6 (1.94%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.94%) JUnit
5 6 (1.94%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.29%) Ant
6 4 (1.29%) Selenium
7 3 (0.97%) Subversion
8 2 (0.65%) DbUnit
8 2 (0.65%) JIRA
8 2 (0.65%) LabVIEW
8 2 (0.65%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.65%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.32%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.32%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.32%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.32%) RSpec
General
1 31 (10.03%) Telecoms
2 11 (3.56%) Aerospace
3 10 (3.24%) Finance
4 9 (2.91%) Electronics
5 7 (2.27%) Military
6 6 (1.94%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.29%) Retail
8 3 (0.97%) Legal
8 3 (0.97%) Local Government
9 2 (0.65%) Games
9 2 (0.65%) Publishing
10 1 (0.32%) Advertising
10 1 (0.32%) Automotive
10 1 (0.32%) Avionics
10 1 (0.32%) Banking
10 1 (0.32%) Law
10 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 33 (10.68%) Developer
2 29 (9.39%) Analyst
3 26 (8.41%) Software Engineer
4 22 (7.12%) Network Engineer
5 17 (5.50%) Consultant
6 16 (5.18%) Architect
7 14 (4.53%) Designer
8 13 (4.21%) Network Designer
8 13 (4.21%) Systems Engineer
9 12 (3.88%) Service Analyst
10 11 (3.56%) Service Desk Analyst
11 10 (3.24%) Support Engineer
12 9 (2.91%) Administrator
12 9 (2.91%) Java Developer
12 9 (2.91%) Project Manager
12 9 (2.91%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
12 9 (2.91%) Tester
13 8 (2.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (2.59%) Principal Engineer
13 8 (2.59%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.53%) .NET
2 10 (3.24%) Web Services
3 8 (2.59%) ASP.NET
3 8 (2.59%) Spring
4 7 (2.27%) CSS
5 6 (1.94%) J2EE
5 6 (1.94%) Java EE
5 6 (1.94%) REST
5 6 (1.94%) SOAP
6 5 (1.62%) Hibernate
7 4 (1.29%) BAPI
7 4 (1.29%) HTML
7 4 (1.29%) SAP Fiori
7 4 (1.29%) SAP PI
7 4 (1.29%) SAPUI5
7 4 (1.29%) Struts
7 4 (1.29%) XML
8 3 (0.97%) ISPF
8 3 (0.97%) Middleware
9 2 (0.65%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 12 (3.88%) Data Centre
2 9 (2.91%) Client/Server
2 9 (2.91%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (1.62%) Blackberry
4 5 (1.62%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.62%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (1.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 5 (1.62%) Mathematics
4 5 (1.62%) VHDL
4 5 (1.62%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.29%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.29%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.29%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.29%) User Experience
6 3 (0.97%) AS400
6 3 (0.97%) CESG
6 3 (0.97%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (0.97%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (0.65%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 55 (17.80%) Windows
2 30 (9.71%) Linux
3 22 (7.12%) Unix
4 20 (6.47%) Solaris
5 19 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (5.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (5.50%) Windows 7
8 16 (5.18%) Windows Server
9 11 (3.56%) Windows XP
10 10 (3.24%) VxWorks
11 6 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.97%) HPUX
13 3 (0.97%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.97%) MVS
13 3 (0.97%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.97%) zOS
14 2 (0.65%) VMS
15 1 (0.32%) AIX
15 1 (0.32%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (15.21%) ITIL
2 36 (11.65%) Software Engineering
3 34 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (7.44%) Validation
5 21 (6.80%) UML
6 20 (6.47%) OO
6 20 (6.47%) SOA
7 18 (5.83%) ITIL V3
8 16 (5.18%) Configuration Management
9 14 (4.53%) Kalman Filter
10 13 (4.21%) CRM
10 13 (4.21%) High Availability
10 13 (4.21%) TDD
11 12 (3.88%) Asset Management
11 12 (3.88%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (3.88%) Mentoring
11 12 (3.88%) PRINCE2
12 11 (3.56%) Incident Management
13 10 (3.24%) Scrum
13 10 (3.24%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (7.44%) C++
2 21 (6.80%) C
2 21 (6.80%) Java
3 20 (6.47%) SQL
4 15 (4.85%) Ada
5 14 (4.53%) C#
6 9 (2.91%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.94%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.62%) ABAP
8 5 (1.62%) Python
9 4 (1.29%) ANSI C
10 3 (0.97%) COBOL
10 3 (0.97%) JCL
10 3 (0.97%) MATLAB
10 3 (0.97%) Perl
11 2 (0.65%) Ruby
11 2 (0.65%) SAPscript
11 2 (0.65%) VB
11 2 (0.65%) VBScript
11 2 (0.65%) VC++
Qualifications
1 219 (70.87%) SC Cleared
2 26 (8.41%) Degree
3 25 (8.09%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (7.12%) CCNA
5 17 (5.50%) DV Cleared
6 11 (3.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (3.24%) MCSE
8 7 (2.27%) JNCIP
9 6 (1.94%) BPSS Clearance
9 6 (1.94%) CCNP
9 6 (1.94%) HND
9 6 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (1.62%) HNC
10 5 (1.62%) ISEB
10 5 (1.62%) ISTQB
11 4 (1.29%) JNCIA
11 4 (1.29%) JNCIE
11 4 (1.29%) JNCIS
12 3 (0.97%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.09%) SLA
2 12 (3.88%) QA
3 7 (2.27%) JTAG
4 5 (1.62%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (1.62%) DO-254
4 5 (1.62%) IEC 61508
4 5 (1.62%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.97%) RMADS
6 2 (0.65%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.32%) COBIT
7 1 (0.32%) Def Stans
7 1 (0.32%) ECSS
7 1 (0.32%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.32%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.32%) Solvency II
System Software
1 44 (14.24%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.62%) Firmware
4 4 (1.29%) Docker
5 3 (0.97%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.97%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 3 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.97%) vSphere
5 3 (0.97%) XenApp
6 2 (0.65%) vCloud
6 2 (0.65%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.32%) Cygwin
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (3.24%) SCCM
2 4 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.29%) Puppet
3 3 (0.97%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (0.97%) Tivoli NetView
4 2 (0.65%) Check_MK
4 2 (0.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (0.65%) Kibana
5 1 (0.32%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.32%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (0.32%) Mesos
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.32%) SCOM
5 1 (0.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.32%) vRealize
5 1 (0.32%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 45 (14.56%) Cisco
2 43 (13.92%) Microsoft
3 28 (9.06%) Juniper
4 27 (8.74%) VMware
5 20 (6.47%) Remedy
6 15 (4.85%) Barracuda Networks
6 15 (4.85%) Blue Coat
6 15 (4.85%) Forcepoint
7 13 (4.21%) HP
8 11 (3.56%) Oracle
8 11 (3.56%) Pega
8 11 (3.56%) Red Hat
9 10 (3.24%) SAP
10 8 (2.59%) Citrix
10 8 (2.59%) EMC
11 7 (2.27%) CheckPoint
11 7 (2.27%) IBM
11 7 (2.27%) Nortel
12 6 (1.94%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 5 (1.62%) BMC
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