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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 31 56 39
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -17
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 163 72 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.38% 3.04% 4.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.48% 15.62% 23.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 22 45
Average daily rate
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£400 £349 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.69% -12.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £214 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £415 £554
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 20
Average hourly rate £21.75 £14.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -43.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £14.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £16.10 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £18.28 £29.25
% change year-on-year
+36.79% -37.52%
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
553 461 604
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.25% 19.46% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 217 285
Average daily rate £373 £330 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.87% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £186 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 32 67
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -51.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.69 £11.00 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.89 £19.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +23 83 £400 +10.72% 10
Essex -3 35 £425 +13.33% 5
Cambridgeshire +12 19 £375 +11.11% 13
Bedfordshire -19 10 £375 +4.16% 8
Suffolk +8 9 £400 +45.45% 2
Security Cleared
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (71.13%) SC Cleared
2 62 (21.31%) ITIL
2 62 (21.31%) Telecoms
3 56 (19.24%) Windows
4 49 (16.84%) SQL
5 47 (16.15%) Microsoft
6 37 (12.71%) Oracle
7 32 (11.00%) Project Management
8 31 (10.65%) MS Excel
9 29 (9.97%) SQL Server
10 28 (9.62%) Cisco
11 27 (9.28%) SLA
11 27 (9.28%) Active Directory
11 27 (9.28%) HP
12 26 (8.93%) Finance
13 25 (8.59%) .NET
14 24 (8.25%) Java
15 23 (7.90%) Linux
16 22 (7.56%) PRINCE2
16 22 (7.56%) Agile Software Development
17 20 (6.87%) Service Delivery
17 20 (6.87%) UNIX
17 20 (6.87%) CRM
18 19 (6.53%) VMware
19 18 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
19 18 (6.19%) MS Exchange
20 17 (5.84%) Cisco Certification
20 17 (5.84%) Firewall
21 16 (5.50%) Management Information System
21 16 (5.50%) Backup Exec

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 18 (6.19%) MS Exchange
2 10 (3.44%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (2.41%) IIS
5 6 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (1.72%) CMS
7 4 (1.37%) IBM Notes
7 4 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.03%) Apache
8 3 (1.03%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.69%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.69%) Liferay
9 2 (0.69%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (0.69%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.69%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 31 (10.65%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.78%) MS Office
3 4 (1.37%) MS Project
4 3 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (5.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.34%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.84%) Firewall
2 13 (4.47%) SAN
3 10 (3.44%) LDAP
4 7 (2.41%) LAN
4 7 (2.41%) DHCP
4 7 (2.41%) DNS
5 6 (2.06%) VPN
6 5 (1.72%) WAN
7 4 (1.37%) Ethernet
8 3 (1.03%) VLAN
8 3 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.03%) VoIP
8 3 (1.03%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.03%) RTP
8 3 (1.03%) MPLS
8 3 (1.03%) Wireless
9 2 (0.69%) IPsec
9 2 (0.69%) Internet
9 2 (0.69%) HTTP
9 2 (0.69%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.97%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.81%) MySQL
2 14 (4.81%) Oracle Database
3 10 (3.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (2.75%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (2.06%) MariaDB
7 5 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.03%) DTS
9 3 (1.03%) MS Access
10 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.69%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (0.69%) Neo4j
10 2 (0.69%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.69%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Maven
2 3 (1.03%) Subversion
3 2 (0.69%) MSI
3 2 (0.69%) TestDirector
3 2 (0.69%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.69%) JDeveloper
3 2 (0.69%) Toad
3 2 (0.69%) PVCS
3 2 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.69%) JIRA
4 1 (0.34%) Selenium
4 1 (0.34%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.34%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.34%) Bugzilla
General
1 62 (21.31%) Telecoms
2 26 (8.93%) Finance
3 5 (1.72%) Military
3 5 (1.72%) Electronics
4 4 (1.37%) Law
4 4 (1.37%) Back Office
5 3 (1.03%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.69%) German Language
7 1 (0.34%) Billing
7 1 (0.34%) Banking
7 1 (0.34%) Retail
7 1 (0.34%) Marketing
7 1 (0.34%) Front Office
7 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (13.06%) Developer
2 24 (8.25%) Analyst
3 21 (7.22%) Project Manager
4 17 (5.84%) Consultant
5 14 (4.81%) Network Engineer
6 13 (4.47%) Java Developer
6 13 (4.47%) Service Manager
7 12 (4.12%) Support Engineer
7 12 (4.12%) Administrator
7 12 (4.12%) CRM Developer
7 12 (4.12%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 11 (3.78%) Architect
8 11 (3.78%) Desktop Support
9 10 (3.44%) Backup Engineer
9 10 (3.44%) Desktop Engineer
10 9 (3.09%) Delivery Manager
11 8 (2.75%) Service Analyst
11 8 (2.75%) DBA
11 8 (2.75%) Test Analyst
11 8 (2.75%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.59%) .NET
2 12 (4.12%) XML
2 12 (4.12%) Spring
3 11 (3.78%) HTML
3 11 (3.78%) Hibernate
4 9 (3.09%) CSS
5 8 (2.75%) JAAS
5 8 (2.75%) Web Services
5 8 (2.75%) Spring MVC
6 7 (2.41%) ASP.NET
7 6 (2.06%) JPA
8 4 (1.37%) Struts
8 4 (1.37%) Struts2
9 3 (1.03%) JSF
9 3 (1.03%) WCF
9 3 (1.03%) J2EE
9 3 (1.03%) XML Schema
10 2 (0.69%) Oracle ADF
10 2 (0.69%) DHTML
10 2 (0.69%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.50%) Management Information System
2 11 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.09%) Blackberry
3 9 (3.09%) IBM XIV
4 8 (2.75%) Client/Server
5 7 (2.41%) PKI
5 7 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.41%) NHS
5 7 (2.41%) User Experience
6 6 (2.06%) Clustering
6 6 (2.06%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (1.72%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.72%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.37%) HP Superdome
8 4 (1.37%) Freedom of Information
9 3 (1.03%) AS400
10 2 (0.69%) GIS
10 2 (0.69%) CMDB
10 2 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 56 (19.24%) Windows
2 23 (7.90%) Linux
3 20 (6.87%) UNIX
4 15 (5.15%) Windows 7
5 13 (4.47%) HPUX
6 10 (3.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (2.75%) Windows XP
8 7 (2.41%) Mac OS X
9 6 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.06%) Solaris
10 5 (1.72%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.72%) Windows 2000
10 5 (1.72%) MVS
11 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.34%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.34%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (21.31%) ITIL
2 32 (11.00%) Project Management
3 22 (7.56%) PRINCE2
3 22 (7.56%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (6.87%) Service Delivery
4 20 (6.87%) CRM
5 16 (5.50%) Incident Management
6 15 (5.15%) Configuration Management
7 14 (4.81%) Migration
7 14 (4.81%) Project Planning
8 13 (4.47%) Change Control
8 13 (4.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (4.47%) Risk Management
8 13 (4.47%) Change Management
9 11 (3.78%) Problem Management
9 11 (3.78%) Validation
10 10 (3.44%) Coaching
10 10 (3.44%) Programme Management
10 10 (3.44%) TDD
11 9 (3.09%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (16.84%) SQL
2 24 (8.25%) Java
3 16 (5.50%) C#
4 10 (3.44%) PL/SQL
5 8 (2.75%) VB
6 7 (2.41%) C++
7 6 (2.06%) C
7 6 (2.06%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.72%) ABAP
9 3 (1.03%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.03%) Perl
9 3 (1.03%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.69%) VBA
11 1 (0.34%) TTCN
11 1 (0.34%) Python
11 1 (0.34%) VC++
11 1 (0.34%) VBScript
11 1 (0.34%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 207 (71.13%) SC Cleared
2 18 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (5.84%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (3.78%) Degree
5 10 (3.44%) DV Cleared
5 10 (3.44%) MCDST
6 9 (3.09%) CCNP
6 9 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (2.75%) CCNA
8 7 (2.41%) MCP
9 6 (2.06%) PMP
9 6 (2.06%) PMI Certification
9 6 (2.06%) MCSE
10 5 (1.72%) CTC Cleared
10 5 (1.72%) Chartered Engineer
10 5 (1.72%) HND
10 5 (1.72%) CCDP
11 4 (1.37%) MCITP
12 2 (0.69%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.28%) SLA
2 2 (0.69%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.34%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (9.28%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.41%) vSphere
4 5 (1.72%) vCloud
4 5 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (1.72%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.69%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.34%) VMFS
6 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.34%) XenServer
6 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.34%) NFS
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 16 (5.50%) Backup Exec
2 14 (4.81%) NetBackup
3 11 (3.78%) OpenView
4 6 (2.06%) OVSD
5 5 (1.72%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.37%) SCCM
6 4 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (1.03%) HP SIM
7 3 (1.03%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.69%) WSUS
9 1 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.34%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.34%) Netcool
9 1 (0.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 47 (16.15%) Microsoft
2 37 (12.71%) Oracle
3 28 (9.62%) Cisco
4 27 (9.28%) HP
5 19 (6.53%) VMware
6 16 (5.50%) Citrix
7 13 (4.47%) McAfee
8 12 (4.12%) Brocade
9 11 (3.78%) IBM
10 9 (3.09%) JBoss
10 9 (3.09%) EMC
10 9 (3.09%) Sophos
11 8 (2.75%) SolarWinds
12 6 (2.06%) Symantec
12 6 (2.06%) Dell
12 6 (2.06%) SAP
13 5 (1.72%) Acronis
13 5 (1.72%) Veritas
13 5 (1.72%) Lotus
14 4 (1.37%) Panasonic
Norfolk
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
East Anglia
Proteus Europe
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £45 - £55 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rate value
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £180 - 210 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford
I4 Recruitment
Rate: Market related
Posted: 9 days ago
Chelmsford
I4 Recruitment
Rate: Market related
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Huxley Associates
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
Modis International - London
Posted: 14 days ago