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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 38 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 121 107 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.28% 4.41% 3.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.22% 23.99% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 37 48
Average daily rate
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£403 £288 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -33.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £120 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 20
Average hourly rate £23.75 £24.18 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% -10.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £13.50 £15.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.30 £40.75 £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £18.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -35.71%
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
521 446 552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.42% 18.38% 18.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 206 279
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £125 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 45 71
Average hourly rate £19.50 £15.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.80% -34.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £9.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £22.53
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.08%

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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 2014. 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 44 £400 +15.94% 9
Essex -13 29 £438 +264.58% 4
Suffolk +13 15 £475 +68.88% 1
Norfolk +13 12 £400 -
Bedfordshire -15 11 £394 +51.44% 4
Cambridgeshire -8 9 £406 +16.90% 3
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England

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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.

1 207 (70.17%) SC Cleared
2 69 (23.39%) Windows
3 57 (19.32%) ITIL
4 53 (17.97%) Oracle
5 50 (16.95%) Telecoms
6 49 (16.61%) SQL
7 42 (14.24%) Microsoft
8 36 (12.20%) Linux
9 34 (11.53%) UNIX
10 29 (9.83%) Cisco
11 28 (9.49%) SQL Server
11 28 (9.49%) Java
12 27 (9.15%) HP
12 27 (9.15%) SLA
13 26 (8.81%) Project Management
14 25 (8.47%) MS Excel
15 24 (8.14%) PRINCE2
16 23 (7.80%) .NET
17 20 (6.78%) MySQL
17 20 (6.78%) C#
17 20 (6.78%) CRM
17 20 (6.78%) Active Directory
17 20 (6.78%) DV Cleared
17 20 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
18 19 (6.44%) Cisco Certification
18 19 (6.44%) Firewall
18 19 (6.44%) VMware
19 18 (6.10%) Service Delivery
20 17 (5.76%) Citrix
20 17 (5.76%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 15 (5.08%) MS Exchange
2 14 (4.75%) JBoss
3 9 (3.05%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.05%) WebLogic
4 7 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (2.37%) Apache
4 7 (2.37%) IIS
4 7 (2.37%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (2.03%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (1.69%) CMS
7 4 (1.36%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (1.36%) IBM Notes
7 4 (1.36%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.02%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (1.02%) Oracle 10gAS
8 3 (1.02%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (0.68%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 25 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.07%) MS Office
3 6 (2.03%) MS Project
4 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (5.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.02%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (1.02%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (1.02%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) Taleo
1 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.44%) Firewall
2 13 (4.41%) SAN
3 11 (3.73%) LDAP
4 10 (3.39%) DNS
5 7 (2.37%) LAN
6 6 (2.03%) DHCP
6 6 (2.03%) VPN
7 5 (1.69%) Ethernet
7 5 (1.69%) WAN
8 3 (1.02%) VLAN
8 3 (1.02%) Network Security
8 3 (1.02%) VoIP
8 3 (1.02%) HTTP
8 3 (1.02%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.02%) MPLS
8 3 (1.02%) RTP
9 2 (0.68%) Internet
9 2 (0.68%) IPsec
9 2 (0.68%) Wireless
9 2 (0.68%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (9.49%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.78%) MySQL
3 16 (5.42%) Oracle Database
4 10 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (3.05%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.71%) MariaDB
6 8 (2.71%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.36%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (1.36%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.02%) Oracle Discoverer
9 3 (1.02%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.02%) MS Access
9 3 (1.02%) Neo4j
10 2 (0.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (2.03%) Maven
2 3 (1.02%) Subversion
2 3 (1.02%) TestDirector
2 3 (1.02%) JDeveloper
2 3 (1.02%) Toad
2 3 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.02%) PVCS
2 3 (1.02%) MSI
3 2 (0.68%) JUnit
3 2 (0.68%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.34%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.34%) JIRA
4 1 (0.34%) Selenium
4 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.34%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.34%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.34%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
General
1 50 (16.95%) Telecoms
2 13 (4.41%) Finance
3 6 (2.03%) Military
4 5 (1.69%) Law
5 2 (0.68%) Legal
5 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.68%) Electronics
5 2 (0.68%) Front Office
6 1 (0.34%) Banking
6 1 (0.34%) Retail
6 1 (0.34%) Billing
6 1 (0.34%) Marketing
6 1 (0.34%) Back Office
6 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 50 (16.95%) Developer
2 28 (9.49%) Analyst
3 24 (8.14%) Project Manager
4 17 (5.76%) Java Developer
5 14 (4.75%) Architect
5 14 (4.75%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 14 (4.75%) CRM Developer
6 13 (4.41%) Service Manager
6 13 (4.41%) Administrator
7 12 (4.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (4.07%) Network Engineer
8 11 (3.73%) DBA
9 9 (3.05%) Consultant
9 9 (3.05%) Backup Engineer
10 8 (2.71%) Senior Manager
10 8 (2.71%) Support Engineer
10 8 (2.71%) Lead Network Engineer
10 8 (2.71%) Delivery Manager
11 7 (2.37%) Test Engineer
11 7 (2.37%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.80%) .NET
2 17 (5.76%) Spring
3 15 (5.08%) HTML
3 15 (5.08%) Hibernate
4 14 (4.75%) XML
5 12 (4.07%) CSS
6 11 (3.73%) Spring MVC
6 11 (3.73%) Web Services
7 10 (3.39%) JAAS
8 9 (3.05%) J2EE
8 9 (3.05%) ASP.NET
9 7 (2.37%) JPA
9 7 (2.37%) MFC
10 6 (2.03%) REST
11 5 (1.69%) Struts2
11 5 (1.69%) Struts
12 4 (1.36%) SOAP
13 3 (1.02%) JSF
13 3 (1.02%) WCF
13 3 (1.02%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.08%) Client/Server
2 13 (4.41%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.05%) IBM XIV
3 9 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.37%) PKI
5 7 (2.37%) Blackberry
5 7 (2.37%) User Experience
6 6 (2.03%) Clustering
7 5 (1.69%) NHS
7 5 (1.69%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.36%) HP Superdome
8 4 (1.36%) Freedom of Information
9 3 (1.02%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.68%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.68%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.68%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.68%) AS400
10 2 (0.68%) GIS
10 2 (0.68%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 69 (23.39%) Windows
2 36 (12.20%) Linux
3 34 (11.53%) UNIX
4 14 (4.75%) Windows 7
5 13 (4.41%) HPUX
6 11 (3.73%) Mac OS X
7 9 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (3.05%) Windows XP
7 9 (3.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (2.71%) Solaris
9 6 (2.03%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.69%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.68%) MVS
12 1 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.34%) CentOS
12 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.34%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (19.32%) ITIL
2 26 (8.81%) Project Management
3 24 (8.14%) PRINCE2
4 20 (6.78%) CRM
4 20 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (6.10%) Service Delivery
6 14 (4.75%) Migration
7 13 (4.41%) Project Planning
7 13 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (4.07%) MVC
8 12 (4.07%) Configuration Management
8 12 (4.07%) Incident Management
9 11 (3.73%) TDD
9 11 (3.73%) Validation
9 11 (3.73%) Risk Management
9 11 (3.73%) Change Management
9 11 (3.73%) Coaching
10 10 (3.39%) Problem Management
10 10 (3.39%) Web Development
10 10 (3.39%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (16.61%) SQL
2 28 (9.49%) Java
3 20 (6.78%) C#
4 13 (4.41%) PL/SQL
5 12 (4.07%) C++
6 8 (2.71%) Shell Script
7 7 (2.37%) Python
7 7 (2.37%) JavaScript
7 7 (2.37%) VB
8 5 (1.69%) C
9 4 (1.36%) PHP
10 3 (1.02%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.68%) Perl
11 2 (0.68%) VBScript
12 1 (0.34%) TTCN
12 1 (0.34%) VC++
12 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.34%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 207 (70.17%) SC Cleared
2 20 (6.78%) DV Cleared
3 19 (6.44%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (5.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (3.39%) CCNA
6 9 (3.05%) CCNP
7 8 (2.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (2.71%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (2.71%) PMP
7 8 (2.71%) PMI Certification
7 8 (2.71%) CCDP
7 8 (2.71%) MCDST
8 7 (2.37%) Degree
9 6 (2.03%) MCSE
10 5 (1.69%) BC Cleared
10 5 (1.69%) CTC Cleared
10 5 (1.69%) MCP
11 4 (1.36%) MCITP
12 2 (0.68%) MCSA
12 2 (0.68%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.15%) SLA
2 5 (1.69%) QA
3 2 (0.68%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.03%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (2.03%) vSphere
4 5 (1.69%) VMware ESX
4 5 (1.69%) vCloud
5 3 (1.02%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (1.02%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.34%) VMFS
7 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.34%) NFS
7 1 (0.34%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (5.08%) Backup Exec
2 14 (4.75%) NetBackup
3 7 (2.37%) OpenView
4 5 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.36%) OVSD
6 3 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.68%) Control-M
7 2 (0.68%) SCCM
7 2 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.68%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.34%) WSUS
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.34%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 53 (17.97%) Oracle
2 42 (14.24%) Microsoft
3 29 (9.83%) Cisco
4 27 (9.15%) HP
5 19 (6.44%) VMware
6 17 (5.76%) Citrix
7 12 (4.07%) Brocade
8 10 (3.39%) McAfee
8 10 (3.39%) IBM
9 9 (3.05%) Sophos
10 8 (2.71%) SolarWinds
11 6 (2.03%) Symantec
11 6 (2.03%) Dell
12 5 (1.69%) Acronis
12 5 (1.69%) Veritas
13 4 (1.36%) Lotus
13 4 (1.36%) Serena
13 4 (1.36%) BEA
13 4 (1.36%) Panasonic
14 3 (1.02%) Riverbed
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