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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 34 55 40
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -15
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 165 73 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.36% 3.07% 4.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.11% 15.34% 22.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 21 36
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£381 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.90% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £213 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £450 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 23
Average hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -44.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £14.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £16.10 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+40.84% -31.73%
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
548 476 592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.81% 20.01% 19.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 219 270
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £180 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 33 74
Average hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -53.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.49 £10.50 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.79
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -24.32%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +20 80 £400 +10.34% 14
Essex -5 33 £425 +13.33% 4
Cambridgeshire +22 26 £375 +11.11% 7
Bedfordshire -19 10 £338 -6.25% 1
Suffolk +5 9 £315 +14.54% 4
Security Cleared
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 209 (71.09%) SC Cleared
2 62 (21.09%) Telecoms
3 60 (20.41%) ITIL
4 54 (18.37%) Windows
5 49 (16.67%) SQL
5 49 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 37 (12.59%) Oracle
7 31 (10.54%) MS Excel
8 30 (10.20%) SQL Server
8 30 (10.20%) HP
9 29 (9.86%) Active Directory
9 29 (9.86%) Cisco
10 28 (9.52%) Project Management
11 26 (8.84%) SLA
12 24 (8.16%) Java
12 24 (8.16%) Finance
13 23 (7.82%) .NET
13 23 (7.82%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (7.48%) VMware
15 20 (6.80%) CRM
15 20 (6.80%) UNIX
15 20 (6.80%) Linux
16 19 (6.46%) Service Delivery
17 18 (6.12%) PRINCE2
17 18 (6.12%) MS Exchange
17 18 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
18 17 (5.78%) Citrix
19 16 (5.44%) Cisco Certification
19 16 (5.44%) Firewall
19 16 (5.44%) Incident Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (6.12%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.06%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (2.38%) IIS
4 7 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (1.70%) CMS
7 4 (1.36%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (1.36%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.02%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (1.02%) Apache
9 2 (0.68%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.68%) Liferay
9 2 (0.68%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.34%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 31 (10.54%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.08%) MS Office
3 3 (1.02%) MS Project
3 3 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (5.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.34%) Agresso
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.44%) Firewall
2 10 (3.40%) LDAP
2 10 (3.40%) SAN
3 9 (3.06%) LAN
4 8 (2.72%) VPN
5 7 (2.38%) DNS
5 7 (2.38%) DHCP
6 5 (1.70%) WAN
6 5 (1.70%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.70%) VLAN
7 4 (1.36%) IPsec
7 4 (1.36%) Ethernet
8 3 (1.02%) VoIP
8 3 (1.02%) Network Security
8 3 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.02%) MPLS
8 3 (1.02%) RTP
9 2 (0.68%) Wireless
9 2 (0.68%) TETRA
9 2 (0.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.76%) MySQL
3 12 (4.08%) Oracle Database
4 10 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (2.72%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (2.04%) MariaDB
8 5 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.70%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (1.36%) MS Access
9 4 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.02%) DTS
11 2 (0.68%) JasperReports
11 2 (0.68%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.68%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (0.68%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.34%) dBASE
Development Applications
1 6 (2.04%) MSI
2 4 (1.36%) Maven
3 3 (1.02%) JIRA
3 3 (1.02%) Subversion
4 2 (0.68%) AdminStudio
4 2 (0.68%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.34%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.34%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.34%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.34%) Selenium
5 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.34%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.34%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.34%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
General
1 62 (21.09%) Telecoms
2 24 (8.16%) Finance
3 6 (2.04%) Electronics
4 4 (1.36%) Law
4 4 (1.36%) Back Office
4 4 (1.36%) Military
5 3 (1.02%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.68%) Marketing
6 2 (0.68%) German Language
6 2 (0.68%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.34%) Front Office
7 1 (0.34%) Banking
7 1 (0.34%) Retail
7 1 (0.34%) Billing
Job Titles
1 35 (11.90%) Developer
2 24 (8.16%) Analyst
3 21 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 19 (6.46%) Consultant
5 13 (4.42%) Network Engineer
5 13 (4.42%) Support Engineer
5 13 (4.42%) Service Manager
5 13 (4.42%) Java Developer
6 12 (4.08%) Administrator
6 12 (4.08%) Desktop Support
7 11 (3.74%) Desktop Engineer
7 11 (3.74%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 11 (3.74%) CRM Developer
8 10 (3.40%) Architect
9 9 (3.06%) Test Analyst
9 9 (3.06%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 9 (3.06%) Delivery Manager
10 8 (2.72%) Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (2.72%) Service Analyst
10 8 (2.72%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.82%) .NET
2 14 (4.76%) XML
3 12 (4.08%) Spring
4 11 (3.74%) Hibernate
4 11 (3.74%) HTML
5 9 (3.06%) CSS
6 8 (2.72%) Web Services
6 8 (2.72%) JAAS
6 8 (2.72%) Spring MVC
7 6 (2.04%) JPA
7 6 (2.04%) ASP.NET
8 5 (1.70%) Application Packaging
9 4 (1.36%) Struts2
9 4 (1.36%) Struts
10 3 (1.02%) XML Schema
10 3 (1.02%) J2EE
10 3 (1.02%) JSF
10 3 (1.02%) WCF
11 2 (0.68%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.68%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.10%) Management Information System
2 10 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.06%) Blackberry
3 9 (3.06%) PKI
4 8 (2.72%) Client/Server
5 7 (2.38%) User Experience
5 7 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.04%) IBM XIV
6 6 (2.04%) NHS
6 6 (2.04%) Clustering
7 5 (1.70%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.70%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.70%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.36%) HP Superdome
8 4 (1.36%) Freedom of Information
9 3 (1.02%) AS400
10 2 (0.68%) GIS
10 2 (0.68%) CMDB
10 2 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.68%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 54 (18.37%) Windows
2 20 (6.80%) Linux
2 20 (6.80%) UNIX
3 16 (5.44%) Windows 7
4 11 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (3.40%) HPUX
6 8 (2.72%) Solaris
7 7 (2.38%) Windows XP
7 7 (2.38%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.70%) MVS
8 5 (1.70%) Windows 2000
8 5 (1.70%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.34%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.34%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.34%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (20.41%) ITIL
2 28 (9.52%) Project Management
3 23 (7.82%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (6.80%) CRM
5 19 (6.46%) Service Delivery
6 18 (6.12%) PRINCE2
7 16 (5.44%) Incident Management
8 15 (5.10%) Configuration Management
9 14 (4.76%) Validation
9 14 (4.76%) Migration
10 13 (4.42%) Change Management
10 13 (4.42%) Project Planning
10 13 (4.42%) Change Control
11 12 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (3.74%) Risk Management
12 11 (3.74%) Problem Management
12 11 (3.74%) Network Management
13 10 (3.40%) Programme Management
13 10 (3.40%) Service Management
13 10 (3.40%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 49 (16.67%) SQL
2 24 (8.16%) Java
3 14 (4.76%) C#
4 11 (3.74%) VB
5 8 (2.72%) PL/SQL
6 7 (2.38%) C++
7 6 (2.04%) JavaScript
7 6 (2.04%) C
8 5 (1.70%) ABAP
9 3 (1.02%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.02%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.02%) VBScript
9 3 (1.02%) Perl
10 2 (0.68%) VBA
11 1 (0.34%) VC++
11 1 (0.34%) Python
11 1 (0.34%) Ada
11 1 (0.34%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.34%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 209 (71.09%) SC Cleared
2 18 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (5.44%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (3.40%) DV Cleared
4 10 (3.40%) MCDST
5 9 (3.06%) Degree
5 9 (3.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (2.72%) CCNP
6 8 (2.72%) CCNA
7 7 (2.38%) MCP
7 7 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (2.04%) MCSE
9 5 (1.70%) HND
9 5 (1.70%) CCDP
9 5 (1.70%) PMP
9 5 (1.70%) PMI Certification
9 5 (1.70%) Chartered Engineer
9 5 (1.70%) CTC Cleared
10 4 (1.36%) MCITP
11 2 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.84%) SLA
2 2 (0.68%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.34%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) DO-178B
System Software
1 29 (9.86%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.72%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (2.38%) vSphere
5 5 (1.70%) vCloud
5 5 (1.70%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.68%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.68%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.34%) XenServer
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.34%) NFS
7 1 (0.34%) VMFS
7 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (4.42%) Backup Exec
2 11 (3.74%) OpenView
2 11 (3.74%) NetBackup
3 8 (2.72%) SCCM
4 6 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (2.04%) OVSD
5 5 (1.70%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (1.70%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (1.02%) HP SIM
6 3 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.68%) WSUS
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.34%) Netcool
8 1 (0.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.34%) ZENworks
8 1 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.34%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 49 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 37 (12.59%) Oracle
3 30 (10.20%) HP
4 29 (9.86%) Cisco
5 22 (7.48%) VMware
6 17 (5.78%) Citrix
7 13 (4.42%) McAfee
8 10 (3.40%) EMC
9 9 (3.06%) Sophos
9 9 (3.06%) Brocade
9 9 (3.06%) JBoss
10 8 (2.72%) IBM
11 7 (2.38%) SAP
11 7 (2.38%) SolarWinds
12 6 (2.04%) Symantec
12 6 (2.04%) Dell
13 5 (1.70%) Veritas
13 5 (1.70%) Lotus
13 5 (1.70%) Acronis
14 4 (1.36%) Splunk
Suffolk
Austin Fraser
Rate: £375.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
I4 Recruitment
Rate: Market related
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
I4 Recruitment
Rate: Market related
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Huxley Associates
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Sanderson
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Modis International - London
Posted: 5 days ago