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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 44 32 35
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 110 136 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.90% 5.58% 4.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.27% 28.94% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 53 61
Average daily rate
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£401 £313 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.40% -26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £166 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £351 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.68% -6.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 23
Average hourly rate £16.16 £24.18 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.15% -26.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £13.75 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.75 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £31.96
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -43.67%
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
494 470 532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.49% 19.29% 18.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 224 288
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £160 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £470 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 72
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.55 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -23.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.92 £42.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 17 December 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
Essex +2 35 £403 +145.80% 2
Hertfordshire -24 26 £400 +15.94% 4
Suffolk +17 24 £438 +16.66% 1
Norfolk +19 9 £400 -
Bedfordshire -28 8 £325 +27.45% 4
Cambridgeshire -19 7 £406 +48.40% 4
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England

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 194 (70.80%) SC Cleared
2 67 (24.45%) Windows
3 58 (21.17%) Oracle
4 49 (17.88%) SQL
4 49 (17.88%) ITIL
5 46 (16.79%) Telecoms
6 38 (13.87%) UNIX
7 37 (13.50%) Linux
8 35 (12.77%) Microsoft
9 34 (12.41%) Cisco
10 28 (10.22%) Java
11 25 (9.12%) MS Excel
11 25 (9.12%) HP
11 25 (9.12%) DV Cleared
12 24 (8.76%) SLA
12 24 (8.76%) Project Management
13 23 (8.39%) Active Directory
13 23 (8.39%) SQL Server
14 22 (8.03%) Cisco Certification
14 22 (8.03%) VMware
15 21 (7.66%) MySQL
15 21 (7.66%) PRINCE2
16 19 (6.93%) Firewall
17 17 (6.20%) Service Delivery
17 17 (6.20%) Spring
18 16 (5.84%) Client/Server
19 15 (5.47%) Citrix
19 15 (5.47%) HTML
19 15 (5.47%) Hibernate
19 15 (5.47%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 14 (5.11%) JBoss
2 12 (4.38%) WebLogic
3 10 (3.65%) MS Exchange
4 8 (2.92%) Apache
5 7 (2.55%) IIS
5 7 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.19%) CMS
7 5 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (1.82%) WebLogic Portal
8 4 (1.46%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.09%) Oracle 10gAS
9 3 (1.09%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (0.73%) Liferay
10 2 (0.73%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.73%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.73%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (9.12%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.74%) MS Office
3 6 (2.19%) MS Project
4 2 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.82%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.09%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.09%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.09%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (0.73%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.93%) Firewall
2 13 (4.74%) SAN
2 13 (4.74%) DNS
3 11 (4.01%) VPN
3 11 (4.01%) LDAP
3 11 (4.01%) LAN
4 8 (2.92%) Network Security
5 7 (2.55%) WAN
6 6 (2.19%) VLAN
6 6 (2.19%) IPsec
6 6 (2.19%) DHCP
6 6 (2.19%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.82%) Ethernet
8 4 (1.46%) MPLS
8 4 (1.46%) VoIP
9 3 (1.09%) HTTP
9 3 (1.09%) RTP
9 3 (1.09%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.73%) QSIG
10 2 (0.73%) DPNSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.39%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.66%) MySQL
3 15 (5.47%) Oracle Database
4 9 (3.28%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.92%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (2.92%) MariaDB
6 7 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.46%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.46%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.09%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.09%) Oracle Discoverer
9 3 (1.09%) MS Access
9 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.09%) Neo4j
10 2 (0.73%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 6 (2.19%) Maven
2 3 (1.09%) TestDirector
2 3 (1.09%) JDeveloper
2 3 (1.09%) Toad
2 3 (1.09%) PVCS
2 3 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.09%) MSI
2 3 (1.09%) Subversion
3 2 (0.73%) JUnit
3 2 (0.73%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.36%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.36%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.36%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.36%) JIRA
4 1 (0.36%) Selenium
4 1 (0.36%) WebDriver
General
1 46 (16.79%) Telecoms
2 15 (5.47%) Finance
3 5 (1.82%) Military
3 5 (1.82%) Law
4 4 (1.46%) Billing
5 2 (0.73%) Banking
5 2 (0.73%) Legal
5 2 (0.73%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.73%) Electronics
5 2 (0.73%) Front Office
6 1 (0.36%) Back Office
6 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (14.96%) Developer
2 27 (9.85%) Analyst
3 21 (7.66%) Project Manager
4 17 (6.20%) Java Developer
5 15 (5.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (4.74%) Architect
6 13 (4.74%) Network Engineer
6 13 (4.74%) Service Manager
7 12 (4.38%) Administrator
8 10 (3.65%) DBA
8 10 (3.65%) Test Analyst
9 9 (3.28%) Consultant
9 9 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 9 (3.28%) Backup Engineer
9 9 (3.28%) CRM Developer
10 8 (2.92%) Lead Network Engineer
10 8 (2.92%) Field Engineer
10 8 (2.92%) Support Engineer
11 7 (2.55%) Services Delivery Manager
11 7 (2.55%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.20%) Spring
2 15 (5.47%) HTML
2 15 (5.47%) Hibernate
3 12 (4.38%) .NET
3 12 (4.38%) CSS
3 12 (4.38%) XML
4 11 (4.01%) Spring MVC
5 10 (3.65%) JAAS
5 10 (3.65%) J2EE
6 9 (3.28%) Web Services
7 7 (2.55%) MFC
7 7 (2.55%) JPA
8 6 (2.19%) REST
8 6 (2.19%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.82%) Struts
9 5 (1.82%) Struts2
10 3 (1.09%) SOAP
10 3 (1.09%) Oracle ADF
10 3 (1.09%) JSF
11 2 (0.73%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.84%) Client/Server
2 13 (4.74%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.28%) IBM XIV
4 9 (3.28%) PKI
5 8 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.55%) User Experience
6 7 (2.55%) Blackberry
6 7 (2.55%) NHS
7 6 (2.19%) Clustering
8 5 (1.82%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.46%) Freedom of Information
9 4 (1.46%) HP Superdome
10 3 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.09%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.73%) CESG
11 2 (0.73%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.73%) Open Source
11 2 (0.73%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.73%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 67 (24.45%) Windows
2 38 (13.87%) UNIX
3 37 (13.50%) Linux
4 14 (5.11%) Solaris
5 13 (4.74%) HPUX
6 12 (4.38%) Windows 7
7 11 (4.01%) Mac OS X
7 11 (4.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.92%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.82%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.09%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.73%) Android
12 2 (0.73%) MVS
13 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.36%) CentOS
13 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (17.88%) ITIL
2 24 (8.76%) Project Management
3 21 (7.66%) PRINCE2
4 17 (6.20%) Service Delivery
5 14 (5.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (5.11%) Risk Management
5 14 (5.11%) Configuration Management
5 14 (5.11%) CRM
6 12 (4.38%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (4.38%) Incident Management
6 12 (4.38%) Network Management
6 12 (4.38%) MVC
7 11 (4.01%) Change Management
7 11 (4.01%) Validation
7 11 (4.01%) Project Planning
8 10 (3.65%) Web Development
8 10 (3.65%) Coaching
9 9 (3.28%) Time Management
9 9 (3.28%) TDD
10 8 (2.92%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (17.88%) SQL
2 28 (10.22%) Java
3 13 (4.74%) PL/SQL
4 12 (4.38%) Shell Script
4 12 (4.38%) C#
5 11 (4.01%) C++
6 8 (2.92%) Python
7 7 (2.55%) PHP
7 7 (2.55%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.82%) VB
9 4 (1.46%) C
10 2 (0.73%) Perl
10 2 (0.73%) VBScript
11 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.36%) VC++
11 1 (0.36%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.36%) TTCN
11 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 194 (70.80%) SC Cleared
2 25 (9.12%) DV Cleared
3 22 (8.03%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (5.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (4.01%) CCNP
5 11 (4.01%) CCNA
6 8 (2.92%) CCDP
6 8 (2.92%) PMP
6 8 (2.92%) PMI Certification
7 7 (2.55%) Degree
8 6 (2.19%) MCDST
8 6 (2.19%) MCSE
8 6 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.46%) BC Cleared
9 4 (1.46%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (1.09%) HND
10 3 (1.09%) MCP
10 3 (1.09%) MCSA
10 3 (1.09%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.76%) SLA
2 5 (1.82%) QA
3 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (8.39%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.55%) vCloud
4 6 (2.19%) vSphere
5 5 (1.82%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.09%) ISA Server
6 3 (1.09%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.36%) NFS
8 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.36%) VMFS
8 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.36%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 15 (5.47%) Backup Exec
2 14 (5.11%) NetBackup
3 6 (2.19%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.82%) OpenView
4 5 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.73%) OVSD
6 2 (0.73%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.73%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.73%) Control-M
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.36%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.36%) Nessus
Vendors
1 58 (21.17%) Oracle
2 35 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 34 (12.41%) Cisco
4 25 (9.12%) HP
5 22 (8.03%) VMware
6 15 (5.47%) Citrix
7 12 (4.38%) Brocade
8 10 (3.65%) IBM
9 9 (3.28%) Sophos
10 8 (2.92%) SolarWinds
10 8 (2.92%) McAfee
11 6 (2.19%) Symantec
12 5 (1.82%) Veritas
12 5 (1.82%) BEA
12 5 (1.82%) Splunk
12 5 (1.82%) Acronis
13 4 (1.46%) Panasonic
13 4 (1.46%) Dell
13 4 (1.46%) Juniper
14 3 (1.09%) EMC
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