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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 30 52 36
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -16
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 173 78 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.51% 3.28% 4.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.88% 15.85% 25.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 22 40
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£375 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £214 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £447 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £374
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 26
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.80 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.00%
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
579 492 576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.46% 20.69% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 220 273
Average daily rate £363 £300 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -9.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £193 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 33 75
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.59 £11.85 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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 +21 71 £450 +23.28% 7
Essex +4 38 £400 +6.66% 1
Cambridgeshire +15 30 £375 +11.11% 13
Suffolk +9 22 £388 +37.77% 2
Bedfordshire -30 7 £283 -21.52% 8
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England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 193 (68.20%) SC Cleared
2 55 (19.43%) Telecoms
3 51 (18.02%) ITIL
4 48 (16.96%) SQL
5 47 (16.61%) Windows
6 45 (15.90%) Microsoft
7 36 (12.72%) Oracle
8 29 (10.25%) MS Excel
9 28 (9.89%) Cisco
10 27 (9.54%) Active Directory
11 26 (9.19%) HP
11 26 (9.19%) SQL Server
11 26 (9.19%) Project Management
12 24 (8.48%) Finance
13 23 (8.13%) .NET
13 23 (8.13%) SLA
14 21 (7.42%) Java
15 19 (6.71%) VMware
16 18 (6.36%) CRM
16 18 (6.36%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (6.01%) UNIX
17 17 (6.01%) Windows 7
18 16 (5.65%) PRINCE2
18 16 (5.65%) MS Exchange
19 15 (5.30%) Cisco Certification
19 15 (5.30%) Service Delivery
19 15 (5.30%) McAfee
19 15 (5.30%) Agile Software Development
19 15 (5.30%) Dynamics CRM
20 14 (4.95%) Incident Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (5.65%) MS Exchange
2 10 (3.53%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.12%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (2.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (1.77%) Lotus Domino
5 4 (1.41%) IIS
5 4 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.06%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.06%) CMS
7 2 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.71%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.35%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.35%) Apache
8 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.35%) Liferay
8 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.35%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 29 (10.25%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.95%) MS Office
3 3 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.71%) MS Project
4 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (5.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.35%) Agresso
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.95%) Firewall
2 8 (2.83%) LDAP
2 8 (2.83%) LAN
3 6 (2.12%) DHCP
3 6 (2.12%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.12%) VPN
3 6 (2.12%) DNS
4 5 (1.77%) VLAN
5 4 (1.41%) Network Security
5 4 (1.41%) IPsec
5 4 (1.41%) WAN
6 3 (1.06%) VoIP
6 3 (1.06%) Ethernet
6 3 (1.06%) SAN
6 3 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.71%) Wireless
7 2 (0.71%) Internet
7 2 (0.71%) MPLS
7 2 (0.71%) RTP
7 2 (0.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.19%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.59%) MySQL
2 13 (4.59%) Oracle Database
3 10 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (2.83%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.12%) MS Access
7 5 (1.77%) MariaDB
7 5 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.06%) DTS
9 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.71%) SAP Data Services
10 2 (0.71%) dBASE
11 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.35%) DB2
11 1 (0.35%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 7 (2.47%) MSI
2 3 (1.06%) Maven
2 3 (1.06%) JIRA
3 2 (0.71%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.71%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.71%) Subversion
4 1 (0.35%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.35%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.35%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.35%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.35%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
General
1 55 (19.43%) Telecoms
2 24 (8.48%) Finance
3 6 (2.12%) Electronics
4 4 (1.41%) Law
4 4 (1.41%) Back Office
5 3 (1.06%) Military
6 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.71%) German Language
7 1 (0.35%) Banking
7 1 (0.35%) Retail
7 1 (0.35%) Billing
7 1 (0.35%) Local Government
7 1 (0.35%) Marketing
7 1 (0.35%) Front Office
7 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 36 (12.72%) Developer
2 30 (10.60%) Analyst
3 20 (7.07%) Project Manager
4 19 (6.71%) Consultant
5 13 (4.59%) Desktop Support
5 13 (4.59%) Network Engineer
5 13 (4.59%) Support Engineer
6 11 (3.89%) Java Developer
6 11 (3.89%) Desktop Engineer
6 11 (3.89%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 11 (3.89%) CRM Developer
7 10 (3.53%) Service Manager
7 10 (3.53%) Administrator
7 10 (3.53%) Architect
8 9 (3.18%) Test Analyst
8 9 (3.18%) Service Analyst
8 9 (3.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 9 (3.18%) Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (3.18%) Delivery Manager
9 8 (2.83%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.13%) .NET
2 14 (4.95%) XML
3 10 (3.53%) Spring
4 9 (3.18%) Hibernate
4 9 (3.18%) HTML
5 8 (2.83%) CSS
6 7 (2.47%) ASP.NET
6 7 (2.47%) Web Services
6 7 (2.47%) JAAS
6 7 (2.47%) Spring MVC
7 6 (2.12%) JPA
7 6 (2.12%) Application Packaging
8 3 (1.06%) Struts2
8 3 (1.06%) WCF
8 3 (1.06%) XSD
8 3 (1.06%) Struts
8 3 (1.06%) XML Schema
9 2 (0.71%) SOAP
9 2 (0.71%) J2EE
9 2 (0.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.59%) Management Information System
2 8 (2.83%) PKI
3 7 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (2.47%) Blackberry
4 5 (1.77%) Client/Server
4 5 (1.77%) NHS
4 5 (1.77%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.77%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (1.41%) Clustering
5 4 (1.41%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (1.06%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.71%) HP Superdome
7 2 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.35%) iPhone
8 1 (0.35%) Statistics
8 1 (0.35%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.35%) Open Source
8 1 (0.35%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.35%) GIS
8 1 (0.35%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 47 (16.61%) Windows
2 17 (6.01%) UNIX
2 17 (6.01%) Windows 7
3 14 (4.95%) Linux
4 9 (3.18%) Windows XP
5 8 (2.83%) Solaris
5 8 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.12%) Mac OS X
7 4 (1.41%) HPUX
7 4 (1.41%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.06%) MVS
8 3 (1.06%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.35%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.35%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (18.02%) ITIL
2 26 (9.19%) Project Management
3 18 (6.36%) CRM
4 16 (5.65%) PRINCE2
5 15 (5.30%) Service Delivery
5 15 (5.30%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (4.95%) Migration
6 14 (4.95%) Incident Management
7 12 (4.24%) Data Modelling
7 12 (4.24%) Change Control
8 11 (3.89%) Network Management
8 11 (3.89%) ETL
8 11 (3.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (3.89%) Configuration Management
8 11 (3.89%) Validation
8 11 (3.89%) Time Management
9 10 (3.53%) Programme Management
9 10 (3.53%) Software Engineering
9 10 (3.53%) TDD
9 10 (3.53%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (16.96%) SQL
2 21 (7.42%) Java
3 14 (4.95%) C#
4 12 (4.24%) VB
5 9 (3.18%) C
6 8 (2.83%) C++
7 7 (2.47%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.77%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.77%) ABAP
9 4 (1.41%) VBA
10 3 (1.06%) Embedded C
10 3 (1.06%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.06%) VBScript
10 3 (1.06%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.71%) Perl
11 2 (0.71%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.35%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.35%) Python
12 1 (0.35%) Ada
Qualifications
1 193 (68.20%) SC Cleared
2 18 (6.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (5.30%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (4.59%) DV Cleared
5 12 (4.24%) MCDST
6 9 (3.18%) Degree
6 9 (3.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (2.83%) MCP
7 8 (2.83%) CCNP
8 7 (2.47%) CCNA
9 6 (2.12%) MCSE
10 5 (1.77%) HND
10 5 (1.77%) CCDP
10 5 (1.77%) Chartered Engineer
11 4 (1.41%) CTC Cleared
11 4 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.41%) PMP
11 4 (1.41%) PMI Certification
12 3 (1.06%) MCITP
13 2 (0.71%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.13%) SLA
2 2 (0.71%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.35%) QA
3 1 (0.35%) DO-178B
System Software
1 27 (9.54%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.18%) Microsoft App-V
2 9 (3.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.77%) vSphere
4 3 (1.06%) vCloud
4 3 (1.06%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.71%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.35%) XenServer
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.35%) NFS
6 1 (0.35%) VMFS
6 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (3.89%) SCCM
2 9 (3.18%) OpenView
3 7 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (2.47%) OVSD
4 6 (2.12%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.77%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (1.06%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.71%) ZENworks
7 2 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.71%) WSUS
7 2 (0.71%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.35%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.35%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.35%) Netcool
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 45 (15.90%) Microsoft
2 36 (12.72%) Oracle
3 28 (9.89%) Cisco
4 26 (9.19%) HP
5 19 (6.71%) VMware
6 15 (5.30%) McAfee
7 13 (4.59%) Citrix
8 9 (3.18%) EMC
9 8 (2.83%) JBoss
9 8 (2.83%) Sophos
10 7 (2.47%) SAP
10 7 (2.47%) Dell
11 6 (2.12%) SolarWinds
12 5 (1.77%) Panasonic
13 4 (1.41%) Symantec
13 4 (1.41%) Splunk
13 4 (1.41%) Lotus
13 4 (1.41%) Juniper
14 3 (1.06%) CheckPoint
14 3 (1.06%) Veritas
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