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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 36 35 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 118 153 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.65% 5.12% 4.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.51% 28.65% 25.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 56 44
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £273 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 29 7
Median hourly rate £28.75 £33.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.17% +21.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.90 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.55 £51.50 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.90 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.17% +23.60%
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
429 534 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.90% 17.87% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 289 264
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £245 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 68 30
Median hourly rate £27.60 £20.22 £37.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.51% -46.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.90 £49.55 £43.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +20.00%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +1 53 £375 -18.91% 7
Cambridgeshire +28 33 £363 +3.57% 11
Essex -8 16 £223 -43.49% 6
Suffolk -7 9 £475 +11.76%
Norfolk -10 4 £255 +7.93%
Bedfordshire +1 3 £313 -21.87%
Security Cleared
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 179 (66.79%) SC Cleared
2 73 (27.24%) Windows
3 57 (21.27%) ITIL
4 46 (17.16%) Microsoft
5 33 (12.31%) Telecoms
6 32 (11.94%) Finance
7 31 (11.57%) Active Directory
8 27 (10.07%) Java
9 26 (9.70%) SQL
10 25 (9.33%) MS Excel
10 25 (9.33%) Cisco
11 23 (8.58%) Windows Server 2012
12 22 (8.21%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (7.84%) DV Cleared
13 21 (7.84%) SCCM
14 20 (7.46%) VMware
15 19 (7.09%) Migration
16 18 (6.72%) Juniper
16 18 (6.72%) SharePoint
16 18 (6.72%) Incident Management
16 18 (6.72%) Windows Server
17 17 (6.34%) MS Exchange
17 17 (6.34%) Linux
17 17 (6.34%) C++
17 17 (6.34%) Citrix
17 17 (6.34%) Cisco Certification
17 17 (6.34%) LAN
18 16 (5.97%) WAN
18 16 (5.97%) OO
18 16 (5.97%) CRM

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 18 (6.72%) SharePoint
2 17 (6.34%) MS Exchange
3 10 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (2.61%) IIS
5 6 (2.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (2.24%) IBM Notes
6 5 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.87%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.49%) Apache
7 4 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.49%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.12%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.75%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.75%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.37%) CMS
10 1 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.37%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 25 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.60%) MS Office
3 7 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.87%) Windchill
5 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.75%) Simulink
6 1 (0.37%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 5 (1.87%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.37%) Primavera
2 1 (0.37%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.37%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.37%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.87%) Office 365
2 4 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.75%) SaaS
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.37%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.34%) LAN
2 16 (5.97%) WAN
3 15 (5.60%) TCP/IP
4 12 (4.48%) Firewall
4 12 (4.48%) VPN
5 9 (3.36%) ATM
5 9 (3.36%) DNS
5 9 (3.36%) DWDM
5 9 (3.36%) Network Security
5 9 (3.36%) SDH
6 7 (2.61%) Broadband
6 7 (2.61%) ISDN
7 6 (2.24%) NetScaler
7 6 (2.24%) Wireless
8 5 (1.87%) DHCP
9 4 (1.49%) BGP
9 4 (1.49%) EIGRP
9 4 (1.49%) IPsec
9 4 (1.49%) MPLS
9 4 (1.49%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.87%) GIS
2 5 (1.87%) SAP HANA
3 4 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (1.49%) Hadoop
3 4 (1.49%) MySQL
3 4 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.12%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (0.75%) Big Data
5 2 (0.75%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.75%) NonStop SQL
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.37%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.37%) Lumira
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.37%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.37%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 10 (3.73%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (1.87%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (1.49%) Ant
3 4 (1.49%) VectorCAST
4 2 (0.75%) MSI
4 2 (0.75%) MyEclipse
4 2 (0.75%) Selenium
5 1 (0.37%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.37%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.37%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.37%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (12.31%) Telecoms
2 32 (11.94%) Finance
3 9 (3.36%) Local Government
3 9 (3.36%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.99%) Aerospace
4 8 (2.99%) Military
5 4 (1.49%) Automotive
6 3 (1.12%) Legal
7 1 (0.37%) Avionics
7 1 (0.37%) Electronics
7 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (12.31%) Analyst
2 32 (11.94%) Consultant
3 26 (9.70%) Developer
4 23 (8.58%) Architect
5 16 (5.97%) Support Engineer
6 14 (5.22%) Designer
6 14 (5.22%) Network Engineer
7 13 (4.85%) Network Designer
8 12 (4.48%) Service Analyst
8 12 (4.48%) Service Desk Analyst
9 10 (3.73%) 1st Line Support
9 10 (3.73%) Project Manager
9 10 (3.73%) Support Analyst
9 10 (3.73%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (3.36%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 9 (3.36%) Windows Consultant
11 8 (2.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (2.99%) Java Developer
11 8 (2.99%) Software Engineer
11 8 (2.99%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.61%) .NET
2 6 (2.24%) HTML
2 6 (2.24%) XML
3 5 (1.87%) BAPI
3 5 (1.87%) CSS
4 4 (1.49%) Ajax
4 4 (1.49%) EJB
4 4 (1.49%) EJB 3.0
4 4 (1.49%) Java EE
4 4 (1.49%) JDBC
4 4 (1.49%) JMS
4 4 (1.49%) jQuery
4 4 (1.49%) JSP
4 4 (1.49%) SAP Fiori
4 4 (1.49%) SAPUI5
4 4 (1.49%) Struts
5 3 (1.12%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.12%) SAP Smart Forms
5 3 (1.12%) Web Services
6 2 (0.75%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.10%) Management Information System
2 9 (3.36%) CESG
2 9 (3.36%) Client/Server
3 8 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.61%) CESG CLAS
5 6 (2.24%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.24%) User Experience
6 5 (1.87%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.87%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.87%) PKI
7 4 (1.49%) CAN bus
7 4 (1.49%) Device Driver
8 3 (1.12%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.12%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.12%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.75%) Biometrics
9 2 (0.75%) Clustering
9 2 (0.75%) NHS
10 1 (0.37%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 73 (27.24%) Windows
2 23 (8.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (6.72%) Windows Server
4 17 (6.34%) Linux
5 15 (5.60%) Windows 7
5 15 (5.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (5.22%) Unix
6 14 (5.22%) Windows 10
7 10 (3.73%) Windows XP
8 7 (2.61%) Solaris
9 6 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.49%) VxWorks
11 3 (1.12%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.37%) AIX
12 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.37%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (21.27%) ITIL
2 22 (8.21%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (7.09%) Migration
4 18 (6.72%) Incident Management
5 16 (5.97%) CRM
5 16 (5.97%) OO
5 16 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (5.60%) Software Engineering
7 14 (5.22%) Configuration Management
7 14 (5.22%) UML
8 13 (4.85%) PRINCE2
8 13 (4.85%) Project Management
8 13 (4.85%) Risk Management
8 13 (4.85%) Service Management
8 13 (4.85%) Validation
9 12 (4.48%) Test Strategy
10 11 (4.10%) Service Delivery
10 11 (4.10%) Waterfall
11 10 (3.73%) RUP
12 9 (3.36%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 27 (10.07%) Java
2 26 (9.70%) SQL
3 17 (6.34%) C++
4 11 (4.10%) PowerShell
5 10 (3.73%) C
5 10 (3.73%) Shell Script
6 7 (2.61%) JavaScript
7 6 (2.24%) Python
8 5 (1.87%) ABAP
8 5 (1.87%) ANSI C
8 5 (1.87%) C#
9 4 (1.49%) Ada
10 3 (1.12%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.12%) SAPscript
11 2 (0.75%) Perl
12 1 (0.37%) Ada 95
12 1 (0.37%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.37%) VB
12 1 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 179 (66.79%) SC Cleared
2 21 (7.84%) DV Cleared
3 17 (6.34%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (4.85%) Degree
5 12 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (2.99%) BPSS Clearance
6 8 (2.99%) CCNA
6 8 (2.99%) CLAS
6 8 (2.99%) JNCIP
6 8 (2.99%) MCSE
7 7 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (2.24%) CCNP
8 6 (2.24%) CESG Certified Professional
8 6 (2.24%) CISSP
9 5 (1.87%) CTC Cleared
9 5 (1.87%) MCP
9 5 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (1.49%) JNCIA
10 4 (1.49%) JNCIE
10 4 (1.49%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.22%) SLA
2 5 (1.87%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (1.87%) RMADS
3 4 (1.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.49%) JSP 440
3 4 (1.49%) JTAG
4 2 (0.75%) Def Stans
4 2 (0.75%) Government Security Classifications
4 2 (0.75%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.75%) QA
5 1 (0.37%) ECSS
5 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (11.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.87%) XenApp
3 5 (1.87%) XenServer
4 4 (1.49%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.12%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (1.12%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.75%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.75%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.37%) Cygwin
7 1 (0.37%) Firmware
7 1 (0.37%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (7.84%) SCCM
2 4 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.37%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.37%) Check_MK
4 1 (0.37%) Endace
4 1 (0.37%) Kibana
4 1 (0.37%) OpenView
4 1 (0.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (17.16%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.33%) Cisco
3 20 (7.46%) VMware
4 18 (6.72%) Juniper
5 17 (6.34%) Citrix
6 11 (4.10%) Pega
7 9 (3.36%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 9 (3.36%) HP
7 9 (3.36%) Nortel
7 9 (3.36%) Oracle
7 9 (3.36%) SAP
8 6 (2.24%) Lotus
8 6 (2.24%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.24%) Symantec
9 4 (1.49%) Dell
9 4 (1.49%) IBM
9 4 (1.49%) Intel Security
10 3 (1.12%) Adobe
10 3 (1.12%) Cognos
10 3 (1.12%) PeopleSoft
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