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 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 33 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 117 143 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.75% 5.17% 4.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.21% 27.88% 25.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 42 39
Median daily rate £350 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £180 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 12
Median hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.94% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £12.50 £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.62 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.52 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+10.70% +39.87%
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
430 513 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.44% 18.54% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 251 248
Median daily rate £380 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £245 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 61 39
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +2 64 £350 -22.22% 8
Cambridgeshire +20 25 £400 +23.07% 5
Essex -21 12 £163 -63.06% 2
Norfolk +3 9 £230 +39.39% 1
Suffolk -5 4 £613 +48.48% 3
Bedfordshire -3 3 - - 3
Security Cleared
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 171 (64.77%) SC Cleared
2 72 (27.27%) Windows
3 61 (23.11%) ITIL
4 44 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 35 (13.26%) Active Directory
6 31 (11.74%) Telecoms
7 28 (10.61%) Finance
8 26 (9.85%) Cisco
9 25 (9.47%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (9.09%) Software Engineering
10 24 (9.09%) SharePoint
11 23 (8.71%) Java
12 21 (7.95%) MS Excel
13 20 (7.58%) OO
13 20 (7.58%) VMware
13 20 (7.58%) DV Cleared
13 20 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
14 19 (7.20%) SCCM
14 19 (7.20%) Linux
14 19 (7.20%) C++
14 19 (7.20%) SQL
15 18 (6.82%) TCP/IP
15 18 (6.82%) Migration
16 17 (6.44%) LAN
16 17 (6.44%) WAN
16 17 (6.44%) Cisco Certification
17 16 (6.06%) Juniper
17 16 (6.06%) Citrix
17 16 (6.06%) MS Exchange
17 16 (6.06%) 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 24 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 16 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 10 (3.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (3.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (2.27%) IBM Notes
6 4 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.52%) IIS
7 3 (1.14%) Apache
7 3 (1.14%) IBM Domino
7 3 (1.14%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.76%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.76%) CICS
8 2 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.76%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.76%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.38%) CMS
9 1 (0.38%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 21 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.55%) MS Office
3 7 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.52%) Windchill
5 2 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.76%) Simulink
6 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.89%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.76%) assyst
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.38%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.38%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.38%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.27%) Office 365
2 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.82%) TCP/IP
2 17 (6.44%) LAN
2 17 (6.44%) WAN
3 13 (4.92%) VPN
4 12 (4.55%) Firewall
5 10 (3.79%) Network Security
6 9 (3.41%) ATM
6 9 (3.41%) DWDM
6 9 (3.41%) SDH
7 8 (3.03%) Wireless
8 7 (2.65%) Broadband
8 7 (2.65%) DNS
8 7 (2.65%) ISDN
9 5 (1.89%) MPLS
9 5 (1.89%) VoIP
9 5 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (1.52%) DHCP
10 4 (1.52%) Internet
10 4 (1.52%) IPsec
10 4 (1.52%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.89%) SAP HANA
3 4 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (1.52%) GIS
3 4 (1.52%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.14%) Big Data
4 3 (1.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (1.14%) Data Mining
4 3 (1.14%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.76%) Apache Hive
5 2 (0.76%) DB2
5 2 (0.76%) NonStop SQL
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.38%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.38%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 13 (4.92%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (3.41%) Rational Rhapsody
3 8 (3.03%) VectorCAST
4 2 (0.76%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.76%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.76%) Selenium
4 2 (0.76%) Subversion
5 1 (0.38%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.38%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.38%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.38%) MSI
5 1 (0.38%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (11.74%) Telecoms
2 28 (10.61%) Finance
3 10 (3.79%) Aerospace
4 9 (3.41%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.03%) Local Government
5 8 (3.03%) Military
6 4 (1.52%) Automotive
6 4 (1.52%) Retail
7 3 (1.14%) Electronics
7 3 (1.14%) Legal
8 1 (0.38%) Advertising
8 1 (0.38%) Avionics
8 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (12.50%) Analyst
2 27 (10.23%) Consultant
3 24 (9.09%) Developer
4 20 (7.58%) Architect
5 15 (5.68%) Designer
5 15 (5.68%) Network Engineer
5 15 (5.68%) Software Engineer
6 13 (4.92%) Network Designer
6 13 (4.92%) Service Analyst
6 13 (4.92%) Service Desk Analyst
6 13 (4.92%) Support Engineer
7 10 (3.79%) 1st Line Support
7 10 (3.79%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 9 (3.41%) Project Manager
9 8 (3.03%) Support Analyst
9 8 (3.03%) Windows Consultant
10 7 (2.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 7 (2.65%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (2.65%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (2.27%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.79%) .NET
2 6 (2.27%) ASP.NET
3 5 (1.89%) BAPI
4 4 (1.52%) CSS
4 4 (1.52%) SAP Fiori
4 4 (1.52%) SAPUI5
5 3 (1.14%) HTML
5 3 (1.14%) SAP Smart Forms
5 3 (1.14%) Web Services
6 2 (0.76%) Ajax
6 2 (0.76%) CSS3
6 2 (0.76%) HTML5
6 2 (0.76%) ISPF
6 2 (0.76%) JSON
6 2 (0.76%) Middleware
6 2 (0.76%) REST
6 2 (0.76%) SAP PI
6 2 (0.76%) Web Dynpro
6 2 (0.76%) WSDL
6 2 (0.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.79%) Client/Server
1 10 (3.79%) Management Information System
2 9 (3.41%) Data Centre
3 7 (2.65%) CESG
4 5 (1.89%) CESG CLAS
4 5 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (1.89%) PKI
4 5 (1.89%) User Experience
5 4 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.52%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.52%) CAN bus
5 4 (1.52%) Device Driver
5 4 (1.52%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.14%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.14%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.14%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.76%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (0.76%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.76%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 72 (27.27%) Windows
2 20 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (7.20%) Linux
4 16 (6.06%) Windows 7
5 15 (5.68%) Windows Server
6 14 (5.30%) Unix
7 13 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (3.79%) Windows 10
8 10 (3.79%) Windows XP
9 8 (3.03%) VxWorks
10 4 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.52%) Solaris
10 4 (1.52%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.76%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.76%) MVS
11 2 (0.76%) zOS
12 1 (0.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (23.11%) ITIL
2 25 (9.47%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 20 (7.58%) OO
5 18 (6.82%) Migration
6 16 (6.06%) CRM
7 15 (5.68%) Incident Management
7 15 (5.68%) PRINCE2
7 15 (5.68%) Service Management
8 14 (5.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (5.30%) Validation
9 13 (4.92%) UML
10 12 (4.55%) Project Management
10 12 (4.55%) Test Strategy
11 11 (4.17%) Configuration Management
11 11 (4.17%) Service Delivery
12 10 (3.79%) ITIL V3
12 10 (3.79%) Risk Management
12 10 (3.79%) RUP
12 10 (3.79%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (8.71%) Java
2 19 (7.20%) C++
2 19 (7.20%) SQL
3 9 (3.41%) PowerShell
4 8 (3.03%) Ada
4 8 (3.03%) C
4 8 (3.03%) C#
5 7 (2.65%) Python
5 7 (2.65%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.89%) ABAP
6 5 (1.89%) ANSI C
7 3 (1.14%) Perl
7 3 (1.14%) SAPscript
8 2 (0.76%) COBOL
8 2 (0.76%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.76%) JCL
8 2 (0.76%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.38%) Ada 95
9 1 (0.38%) Ruby
9 1 (0.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 171 (64.77%) SC Cleared
2 20 (7.58%) DV Cleared
3 17 (6.44%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (4.55%) Degree
4 12 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (3.79%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (3.79%) MCSE
6 8 (3.03%) CCNA
6 8 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (3.03%) JNCIP
7 6 (2.27%) CCNP
7 6 (2.27%) CISSP
7 6 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (1.89%) CESG Certified Professional
8 5 (1.89%) CLAS
8 5 (1.89%) CTC Cleared
9 4 (1.52%) JNCIA
9 4 (1.52%) JNCIE
9 4 (1.52%) JNCIS
10 3 (1.14%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.17%) SLA
2 5 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.89%) JTAG
3 3 (1.14%) QA
3 3 (1.14%) RMADS
4 2 (0.76%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.76%) Government Security Classifications
4 2 (0.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.38%) COBIT
5 1 (0.38%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.38%) DO-254
5 1 (0.38%) ECSS
5 1 (0.38%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.38%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.38%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.38%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (13.26%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.89%) XenApp
3 5 (1.89%) XenServer
4 4 (1.52%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.14%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.76%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.76%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 2 (0.76%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.38%) Cygwin
7 1 (0.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (7.20%) SCCM
2 4 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.76%) Check_MK
3 2 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.76%) Kibana
3 2 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.76%) Puppet
3 2 (0.76%) Tivoli NetView
4 1 (0.38%) Endace
4 1 (0.38%) OpenView
4 1 (0.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 26 (9.85%) Cisco
3 20 (7.58%) VMware
4 16 (6.06%) Citrix
4 16 (6.06%) Juniper
5 11 (4.17%) Pega
6 10 (3.79%) Nortel
7 9 (3.41%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 8 (3.03%) HP
8 8 (3.03%) SAP
9 6 (2.27%) Lotus
9 6 (2.27%) Oracle
9 6 (2.27%) Symantec
10 5 (1.89%) Dell
11 4 (1.52%) Apple
11 4 (1.52%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.52%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.14%) Adobe
12 3 (1.14%) F5
12 3 (1.14%) PeopleSoft
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