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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
England / East of England
Rank 24 23 41
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 135 148 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 6.33% 6.13% 4.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.27% 30.64% 26.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 62 42
Median daily rate £403 £363 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.03% -5.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £221 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £548 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.75 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +6.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £44.10 £33.19
% change year-on-year
-10.43% +32.87%

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
446 483 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.90% 20.00% 16.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 248 214
Median daily rate £380 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £225 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 59 46
Median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £60.00 £41.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.40% +86.66%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +2 67 £300 -17.24% 8
Essex +16 35 £450 -22.41% 3
Cambridgeshire +1 17 £325 +62.50% 7
Norfolk +3 8 £488 +53.54% 7
Suffolk -15 4 - -
Bedfordshire -20 4 £200 -45.94%
Security Cleared
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 158 (61.96%) SC Cleared
2 46 (18.04%) Microsoft
3 44 (17.25%) Firewall
4 42 (16.47%) Migration
5 41 (16.08%) Windows
6 37 (14.51%) Cisco
7 34 (13.33%) Juniper
8 33 (12.94%) SAP
8 33 (12.94%) Data Migration
9 32 (12.55%) Linux
10 29 (11.37%) Cisco Certification
11 28 (10.98%) LAN
12 27 (10.59%) MS Excel
13 26 (10.20%) Configuration Management
14 25 (9.80%) ITIL
14 25 (9.80%) WAN
14 25 (9.80%) DV Cleared
15 24 (9.41%) Software Engineering
15 24 (9.41%) C
15 24 (9.41%) Finance
16 21 (8.24%) VMware
16 21 (8.24%) Oracle
16 21 (8.24%) Unix
16 21 (8.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 21 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
17 20 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
17 20 (7.84%) SQL
17 20 (7.84%) Red Hat
18 19 (7.45%) Agile Software Development
19 18 (7.06%) 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 7 (2.75%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.96%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.57%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.18%) Apache
4 3 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.18%) Confluence
4 3 (1.18%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.78%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.78%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.78%) IIS
5 2 (0.78%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.78%) Site Server
6 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (10.59%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.27%) MS Office
3 6 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.35%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.35%) Simulink
3 6 (2.35%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (1.96%) MS Project
5 3 (1.18%) Windchill
6 2 (0.78%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 2 (0.78%) PTC Creo
7 1 (0.39%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (4.71%) SAP BPC
2 11 (4.31%) SAP HR
3 4 (1.57%) SAP PS
4 3 (1.18%) SAP MII
5 2 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.78%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.78%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.39%) LabWindows
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.39%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.39%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.39%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.57%) Office 365
2 3 (1.18%) SaaS
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 44 (17.25%) Firewall
2 28 (10.98%) LAN
3 25 (9.80%) WAN
4 18 (7.06%) Network Security
5 14 (5.49%) TCP/IP
6 12 (4.71%) VPN
7 11 (4.31%) DNS
7 11 (4.31%) Wireless
8 10 (3.92%) Broadband
8 10 (3.92%) ISDN
9 8 (3.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (2.75%) NetScaler
11 6 (2.35%) DHCP
12 5 (1.96%) WLAN
13 4 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (1.18%) Cisco IOS
14 3 (1.18%) Ethernet
14 3 (1.18%) Internet
14 3 (1.18%) SSL
15 2 (0.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.71%) SAP BW
2 10 (3.92%) Oracle Database
3 9 (3.53%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (3.53%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 9 (3.53%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (2.35%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.35%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.18%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.18%) MaxDB
5 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.78%) GIS
6 2 (0.78%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.78%) Neo4j
6 2 (0.78%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.78%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (0.78%) Pentaho
6 2 (0.78%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (0.78%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (4.31%) LSMW
2 9 (3.53%) JIRA
3 8 (3.14%) Rational DOORS
3 8 (3.14%) Rational Rhapsody
4 6 (2.35%) Selenium
5 5 (1.96%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.96%) JMeter
5 5 (1.96%) LoadRunner
6 4 (1.57%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.18%) NWDI
8 2 (0.78%) CA Gen
8 2 (0.78%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.78%) JIRA Agile
8 2 (0.78%) Subversion
8 2 (0.78%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.39%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.39%) Maven
9 1 (0.39%) PVCS
9 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.39%) XDoclet
General
1 24 (9.41%) Finance
2 6 (2.35%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.18%) Electronics
3 3 (1.18%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.18%) Military
4 2 (0.78%) Aerospace
4 2 (0.78%) Law
4 2 (0.78%) Legal
4 2 (0.78%) Marketing
5 1 (0.39%) Arabic Language
5 1 (0.39%) Avionics
5 1 (0.39%) Front Office
5 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (14.51%) Consultant
2 27 (10.59%) Analyst
3 26 (10.20%) Network Engineer
4 18 (7.06%) Architect
5 16 (6.27%) Support Engineer
6 15 (5.88%) Developer
7 14 (5.49%) Software Engineer
7 14 (5.49%) Unix Consultant
8 13 (5.10%) Network Support
9 12 (4.71%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 10 (3.92%) Functional Analyst
10 10 (3.92%) SAP Analyst
10 10 (3.92%) SAP Functional Analyst
11 9 (3.53%) Network Support Engineer
12 8 (3.14%) Administrator
13 7 (2.75%) Business Analyst
13 7 (2.75%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 7 (2.75%) Data Migration Specialist
13 7 (2.75%) SAP BI Analyst
13 7 (2.75%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.06%) XML
2 11 (4.31%) BAPI
3 6 (2.35%) J2EE
4 5 (1.96%) Middleware
4 5 (1.96%) Web Services
5 4 (1.57%) .NET
5 4 (1.57%) REST
6 3 (1.18%) Hibernate
6 3 (1.18%) Java EE
6 3 (1.18%) JSON
6 3 (1.18%) SAP Basis
6 3 (1.18%) Spring
6 3 (1.18%) XSD
7 2 (0.78%) Dropwizard
7 2 (0.78%) EJB
7 2 (0.78%) JAX-RS
7 2 (0.78%) XMPP
7 2 (0.78%) XSLT
8 1 (0.39%) EclipseLink
8 1 (0.39%) SPServices
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.10%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.75%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (2.75%) NHS
4 6 (2.35%) Data Structures
4 6 (2.35%) Device Driver
4 6 (2.35%) Wiki
5 4 (1.57%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.57%) CMDB
5 4 (1.57%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.18%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.18%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.18%) PKI
6 3 (1.18%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (0.78%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.78%) e-Health
7 2 (0.78%) RIA
7 2 (0.78%) VHDL
7 2 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.39%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 41 (16.08%) Windows
2 32 (12.55%) Linux
3 21 (8.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (8.24%) Unix
4 20 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (5.49%) Windows Server
6 12 (4.71%) Windows 10
6 12 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (3.92%) Windows 7
8 9 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.96%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.18%) Android
11 2 (0.78%) HPUX
11 2 (0.78%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.78%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.39%) Solaris
12 1 (0.39%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (16.47%) Migration
2 33 (12.94%) Data Migration
3 26 (10.20%) Configuration Management
4 25 (9.80%) ITIL
5 24 (9.41%) Software Engineering
6 19 (7.45%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (6.27%) Project Management
8 16 (6.27%) UML
9 15 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
10 14 (5.49%) System Testing
11 12 (4.71%) Data Management
11 12 (4.71%) PRINCE2
11 12 (4.71%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (4.31%) Incident Management
13 10 (3.92%) Network Monitoring
13 10 (3.92%) Requirements Management
13 10 (3.92%) Risk Management
13 10 (3.92%) Service Delivery
14 9 (3.53%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (9.41%) C
2 20 (7.84%) SQL
3 17 (6.67%) Perl
4 16 (6.27%) Shell Script
5 14 (5.49%) C++
6 13 (5.10%) Java
7 8 (3.14%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.75%) ABAP
9 6 (2.35%) MATLAB
10 5 (1.96%) C#
11 4 (1.57%) ANSI C
11 4 (1.57%) Embedded C
12 3 (1.18%) Ada
12 3 (1.18%) Ada 95
12 3 (1.18%) JavaScript
12 3 (1.18%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.18%) VB
13 2 (0.78%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.78%) VBA
13 2 (0.78%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 158 (61.96%) SC Cleared
2 29 (11.37%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (9.80%) DV Cleared
4 17 (6.67%) BC Cleared
5 15 (5.88%) CCNA
5 15 (5.88%) Degree
6 14 (5.49%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (2.75%) CCNP
8 5 (1.96%) ISEB
9 4 (1.57%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (1.57%) MCP
9 4 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (1.18%) CCA
10 3 (1.18%) ISTQB
10 3 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (1.18%) MCSE
10 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.78%) CCSA
12 1 (0.39%) CCIE
12 1 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.92%) SLA
2 8 (3.14%) JSP 440
3 7 (2.75%) QA
4 6 (2.35%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (1.96%) Data Quality
6 4 (1.57%) Def Stans
6 4 (1.57%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.78%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.39%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.39%) PMO
8 1 (0.39%) RMADS
8 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 16 (6.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.96%) vSphere
4 3 (1.18%) Docker
4 3 (1.18%) Firmware
4 3 (1.18%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.78%) BitLocker
5 2 (0.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (0.78%) Sendmail
5 2 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.39%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.39%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.39%) HDFS
6 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.39%) XenApp
6 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (3.92%) SCCM
2 2 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (0.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.39%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.39%) Kibana
3 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.39%) Puppet
3 1 (0.39%) Simpana
3 1 (0.39%) WMI
Vendors
1 46 (18.04%) Microsoft
2 37 (14.51%) Cisco
3 34 (13.33%) Juniper
4 33 (12.94%) SAP
5 21 (8.24%) Oracle
5 21 (8.24%) VMware
6 20 (7.84%) Red Hat
7 16 (6.27%) CheckPoint
8 11 (4.31%) F5
8 11 (4.31%) Remedy
9 9 (3.53%) Blue Coat
10 8 (3.14%) Citrix
11 6 (2.35%) Intel Security
11 6 (2.35%) Palo Alto
12 5 (1.96%) HP
13 4 (1.57%) Computacenter
14 3 (1.18%) Apple
14 3 (1.18%) Cloudera
14 3 (1.18%) IBM
14 3 (1.18%) Sybase
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