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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
England / East of England
Rank 18 24 42
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 146 139 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 6.82% 5.92% 4.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.78% 31.66% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 47 45
Median daily rate £400 £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £196 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £608 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 36 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +227.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £21.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.68 £15.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +118.22%

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
408 439 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.07% 18.70% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 215 210
Median daily rate £375 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 72 40
Median hourly rate £39.70 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.75% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +7 72 £400 -5.88% 8
Essex +22 43 £450 -20.35% 3
Cambridgeshire -6 18 £325 +62.50% 6
Suffolk -6 10 £275 -31.25%
Bedfordshire -19 2 £188 -49.32% 1
Norfolk +2 1 £340 +119.35%
Security Cleared
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 157 (59.25%) SC Cleared
2 43 (16.23%) Firewall
3 41 (15.47%) Windows
4 40 (15.09%) Linux
4 40 (15.09%) Cisco
4 40 (15.09%) Microsoft
5 34 (12.83%) Migration
5 34 (12.83%) DV Cleared
6 32 (12.08%) Juniper
6 32 (12.08%) SAP
7 31 (11.70%) Cisco Certification
8 29 (10.94%) LAN
8 29 (10.94%) Data Migration
9 27 (10.19%) Finance
10 26 (9.81%) Unix
11 25 (9.43%) Red Hat
11 25 (9.43%) VMware
12 24 (9.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 23 (8.68%) Configuration Management
13 23 (8.68%) MS Excel
13 23 (8.68%) SQL
14 22 (8.30%) Java
14 22 (8.30%) ITIL
14 22 (8.30%) Shell Script
15 21 (7.92%) XML
15 21 (7.92%) Oracle
15 21 (7.92%) WAN
15 21 (7.92%) Windows Server 2012
15 21 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (7.55%) Network Security

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 13 (4.91%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.26%) WebLogic
3 5 (1.89%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.51%) Apache
4 4 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.51%) GlassFish
4 4 (1.51%) IIS
4 4 (1.51%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.75%) Confluence
5 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.75%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.75%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.75%) Site Server
6 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (8.68%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.15%) MS Office
3 8 (3.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.51%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.75%) MS Project
5 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.75%) Simulink
6 1 (0.38%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.38%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 11 (4.15%) SAP BPC
1 11 (4.15%) SAP HR
2 4 (1.51%) SAP PS
3 2 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.75%) SAP MII
4 1 (0.38%) LabWindows
4 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.38%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.38%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.38%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.38%) SAP QM
4 1 (0.38%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.75%) Office 365
1 2 (0.75%) SaaS
2 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (16.23%) Firewall
2 29 (10.94%) LAN
3 21 (7.92%) WAN
4 20 (7.55%) Network Security
5 13 (4.91%) DNS
6 12 (4.53%) TCP/IP
7 11 (4.15%) VPN
7 11 (4.15%) Wireless
8 10 (3.77%) Broadband
8 10 (3.77%) ISDN
9 9 (3.40%) DHCP
10 5 (1.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (1.89%) WLAN
11 4 (1.51%) Internet
11 4 (1.51%) NetScaler
12 3 (1.13%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (1.13%) SAN
13 2 (0.75%) Intranet
13 2 (0.75%) IPv4
13 2 (0.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.15%) SAP BW
2 10 (3.77%) Oracle Database
3 9 (3.40%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 9 (3.40%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (3.02%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (3.02%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.89%) Hadoop
5 5 (1.89%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.51%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.13%) Big Data
8 2 (0.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.75%) MaxDB
8 2 (0.75%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.75%) Neo4j
8 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.75%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (0.75%) Pentaho
8 2 (0.75%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (0.75%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (4.15%) LSMW
2 8 (3.02%) JIRA
3 6 (2.26%) Selenium
4 5 (1.89%) JMeter
4 5 (1.89%) LoadRunner
4 5 (1.89%) Rational Rhapsody
5 4 (1.51%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (1.13%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.13%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.13%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.75%) CA Gen
7 2 (0.75%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.75%) JIRA Agile
7 2 (0.75%) NWDI
8 1 (0.38%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.38%) MSI
8 1 (0.38%) MyEclipse
8 1 (0.38%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.38%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (10.19%) Finance
2 7 (2.64%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.26%) Military
4 3 (1.13%) Electronics
4 3 (1.13%) Law
4 3 (1.13%) Local Government
4 3 (1.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.75%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.75%) Legal
5 2 (0.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.38%) Arabic Language
6 1 (0.38%) Avionics
6 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (15.09%) Consultant
2 29 (10.94%) Analyst
3 28 (10.57%) Developer
4 26 (9.81%) Network Engineer
5 20 (7.55%) Architect
6 15 (5.66%) Unix Consultant
7 13 (4.91%) Support Engineer
8 12 (4.53%) Network Support
9 11 (4.15%) Java Developer
10 10 (3.77%) Functional Analyst
10 10 (3.77%) SAP Analyst
10 10 (3.77%) SAP Functional Analyst
10 10 (3.77%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
11 9 (3.40%) Administrator
11 9 (3.40%) Software Engineer
12 8 (3.02%) Network Support Engineer
12 8 (3.02%) Project Manager
13 7 (2.64%) Data Migration Specialist
13 7 (2.64%) Designer
13 7 (2.64%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.92%) XML
2 11 (4.15%) BAPI
3 7 (2.64%) J2EE
3 7 (2.64%) Web Services
4 5 (1.89%) JSON
4 5 (1.89%) Middleware
4 5 (1.89%) REST
5 4 (1.51%) .NET
5 4 (1.51%) Java EE
5 4 (1.51%) Spring
6 3 (1.13%) HTML
6 3 (1.13%) JSP
6 3 (1.13%) Kafka
6 3 (1.13%) XSD
7 2 (0.75%) Dropwizard
7 2 (0.75%) EJB
7 2 (0.75%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.75%) JAX-RS
7 2 (0.75%) JMS
7 2 (0.75%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.15%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.26%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (1.89%) CMDB
4 5 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (1.89%) NHS
5 4 (1.51%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.51%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.51%) Device Driver
5 4 (1.51%) Wiki
6 3 (1.13%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.13%) PKI
6 3 (1.13%) Statistics
7 2 (0.75%) Clustering
7 2 (0.75%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.75%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.75%) e-Health
7 2 (0.75%) EMC VNX
7 2 (0.75%) VHDL
7 2 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (15.47%) Windows
2 40 (15.09%) Linux
3 26 (9.81%) Unix
4 24 (9.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (7.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (5.66%) Windows Server
7 12 (4.53%) Windows 10
7 12 (4.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (3.77%) Windows 7
8 10 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.89%) Solaris
9 5 (1.89%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.75%) HPUX
10 2 (0.75%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.75%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.38%) AIX
11 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.38%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (12.83%) Migration
2 29 (10.94%) Data Migration
3 23 (8.68%) Configuration Management
4 22 (8.30%) ITIL
5 19 (7.17%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (6.79%) Software Engineering
7 17 (6.42%) PRINCE2
7 17 (6.42%) Project Management
8 14 (5.28%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (5.28%) System Testing
9 13 (4.91%) Incident Management
9 13 (4.91%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (4.15%) Data Cleansing
10 11 (4.15%) Programme Management
11 10 (3.77%) Mentoring
11 10 (3.77%) Network Monitoring
11 10 (3.77%) Risk Management
11 10 (3.77%) Service Delivery
12 9 (3.40%) Coaching
12 9 (3.40%) Post-Production
Programming Languages
1 23 (8.68%) SQL
2 22 (8.30%) Java
2 22 (8.30%) Shell Script
3 19 (7.17%) C
4 17 (6.42%) Perl
5 14 (5.28%) C++
6 8 (3.02%) C#
7 7 (2.64%) ABAP
7 7 (2.64%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.89%) MATLAB
9 4 (1.51%) Embedded C
10 3 (1.13%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.13%) VB
10 3 (1.13%) XPath
10 3 (1.13%) XQuery
11 2 (0.75%) ANSI C
11 2 (0.75%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.75%) Embedded C++
11 2 (0.75%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 157 (59.25%) SC Cleared
2 34 (12.83%) DV Cleared
3 31 (11.70%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (6.79%) CCNA
5 14 (5.28%) BC Cleared
6 9 (3.40%) BPSS Clearance
6 9 (3.40%) Degree
7 6 (2.26%) CCNP
8 5 (1.89%) ISEB
8 5 (1.89%) ISTQB
8 5 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.51%) CISSP
9 4 (1.51%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (1.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (1.13%) CCA
10 3 (1.13%) CESG Certified Professional
10 3 (1.13%) CISM
10 3 (1.13%) CLAS
10 3 (1.13%) CRISC
10 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.02%) JSP 440
1 8 (3.02%) QA
2 7 (2.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (2.64%) ISO 9000
2 7 (2.64%) SLA
3 5 (1.89%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.38%) COBIT
4 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (7.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (6.79%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.89%) Firmware
3 5 (1.89%) vSphere
4 3 (1.13%) Docker
5 2 (0.75%) BitLocker
5 2 (0.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (0.75%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.75%) Sendmail
5 2 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.38%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (0.38%) HDFS
6 1 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.38%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.38%) XenApp
6 1 (0.38%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (3.02%) SCCM
2 5 (1.89%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.75%) Puppet
4 2 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.38%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.38%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.38%) Kibana
5 1 (0.38%) OpenView
5 1 (0.38%) Simpana
Vendors
1 40 (15.09%) Cisco
1 40 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 32 (12.08%) Juniper
2 32 (12.08%) SAP
3 25 (9.43%) Red Hat
3 25 (9.43%) VMware
4 21 (7.92%) Oracle
5 14 (5.28%) CheckPoint
6 10 (3.77%) F5
7 9 (3.40%) Citrix
8 8 (3.02%) HP
9 7 (2.64%) Remedy
10 6 (2.26%) Blue Coat
10 6 (2.26%) Intel Security
10 6 (2.26%) Palo Alto
11 5 (1.89%) Cloudera
11 5 (1.89%) EMC
12 4 (1.51%) NetApp
12 4 (1.51%) Symantec
13 3 (1.13%) CommVault
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