The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the East of England region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 38 59 33
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -26
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 148 71 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.86% 2.99% 4.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.81% 14.61% 26.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 22 48
Average daily rate
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£375 £360 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £210 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £415 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £372 £374
% change year-on-year
+0.87% -0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 26
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.25 £33.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -51.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £14.50 £12.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £29.25 £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-2.32% -14.00%
Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
552 486 571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.13% 20.46% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 208 270
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 £175 £188 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 41 82
Average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -48.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £10.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £37.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
Security Cleared
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +14 46 £425 +18.05% 11
Essex +10 35 £400 - 3
Cambridgeshire +8 24 £375 +67.59% 9
Suffolk +3 22 £375 +11.11% 3
Bedfordshire -28 8 £283 -21.52% 13
Security Cleared
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 183 (66.30%) SC Cleared
2 45 (16.30%) Windows
2 45 (16.30%) Microsoft
3 43 (15.58%) Telecoms
4 40 (14.49%) ITIL
5 38 (13.77%) SQL
6 30 (10.87%) Oracle
6 30 (10.87%) Active Directory
7 29 (10.51%) MS Excel
8 28 (10.14%) Project Management
8 28 (10.14%) Finance
9 27 (9.78%) HP
10 26 (9.42%) SQL Server
11 23 (8.33%) Cisco
12 21 (7.61%) .NET
12 21 (7.61%) C
12 21 (7.61%) Management Information System
13 20 (7.25%) Service Delivery
14 17 (6.16%) SLA
14 17 (6.16%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (5.80%) DV Cleared
15 16 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (5.80%) Data Modelling
15 16 (5.80%) XML
15 16 (5.80%) CRM
15 16 (5.80%) UNIX
16 15 (5.43%) Linux
16 15 (5.43%) SAP
16 15 (5.43%) MS Office
16 15 (5.43%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 11 (3.99%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.17%) CMS
3 6 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.81%) Lotus Domino
5 4 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (1.09%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.09%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.72%) IIS
7 2 (0.72%) Lync
7 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.36%) Node.js
8 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.36%) Liferay
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.36%) Apache
8 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.36%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 29 (10.51%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.43%) MS Office
3 4 (1.45%) MS Project
3 4 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.36%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.36%) Agresso
2 1 (0.36%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.36%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.99%) Firewall
2 7 (2.54%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.54%) VPN
2 7 (2.54%) LAN
2 7 (2.54%) Network Security
3 5 (1.81%) LDAP
4 4 (1.45%) VoIP
4 4 (1.45%) DHCP
4 4 (1.45%) DNS
4 4 (1.45%) Wireless
4 4 (1.45%) IPsec
4 4 (1.45%) VLAN
5 3 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.09%) SAN
5 3 (1.09%) Internet
6 2 (0.72%) HTTP
7 1 (0.36%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.36%) 3G
7 1 (0.36%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.42%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (3.99%) MySQL
3 11 (3.99%) Oracle Database
4 10 (3.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (2.90%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.17%) SAP Data Services
7 5 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.45%) MS Access
8 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.45%) MariaDB
9 3 (1.09%) DTS
9 3 (1.09%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.72%) dBASE
10 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.72%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (2.54%) MSI
2 2 (0.72%) AdminStudio
2 2 (0.72%) Maven
2 2 (0.72%) JIRA
2 2 (0.72%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.36%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.36%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.36%) JMeter
3 1 (0.36%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.36%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.36%) Subversion
3 1 (0.36%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.36%) Toad
General
1 43 (15.58%) Telecoms
2 28 (10.14%) Finance
3 6 (2.17%) Electronics
4 4 (1.45%) Law
4 4 (1.45%) Back Office
4 4 (1.45%) Military
5 3 (1.09%) Marketing
5 3 (1.09%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.72%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.72%) German Language
7 1 (0.36%) Avionics
7 1 (0.36%) French Language
7 1 (0.36%) Retail
7 1 (0.36%) Local Government
7 1 (0.36%) Front Office
7 1 (0.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (13.41%) Developer
2 28 (10.14%) Analyst
3 24 (8.70%) Consultant
4 17 (6.16%) Project Manager
5 12 (4.35%) Architect
6 11 (3.99%) Desktop Support
6 11 (3.99%) Support Engineer
7 10 (3.62%) Service Analyst
7 10 (3.62%) Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (3.26%) DBA
8 9 (3.26%) Desktop Engineer
8 9 (3.26%) Delivery Manager
8 9 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 9 (3.26%) CRM Developer
9 8 (2.90%) Network Engineer
9 8 (2.90%) Software Engineer
9 8 (2.90%) Applications Packager
9 8 (2.90%) Service Manager
10 7 (2.54%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 7 (2.54%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.61%) .NET
2 16 (5.80%) XML
3 8 (2.90%) Web Services
4 7 (2.54%) HTML
4 7 (2.54%) CSS
4 7 (2.54%) Hibernate
4 7 (2.54%) Spring
5 6 (2.17%) Application Packaging
5 6 (2.17%) ASP.NET
6 5 (1.81%) XML Schema
6 5 (1.81%) XSD
6 5 (1.81%) Spring MVC
6 5 (1.81%) JPA
6 5 (1.81%) JAAS
7 3 (1.09%) WCF
8 2 (0.72%) Struts2
8 2 (0.72%) Struts
8 2 (0.72%) J2EE
8 2 (0.72%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.36%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.61%) Management Information System
2 6 (2.17%) Blackberry
2 6 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (1.81%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (1.81%) NHS
3 5 (1.81%) PKI
4 4 (1.45%) Open Source
4 4 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.45%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.09%) Clustering
5 3 (1.09%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.72%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.72%) Statistics
6 2 (0.72%) Taxonomies
6 2 (0.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (0.72%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.36%) iPhone
7 1 (0.36%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 45 (16.30%) Windows
2 16 (5.80%) UNIX
3 15 (5.43%) Linux
4 14 (5.07%) Windows 7
5 8 (2.90%) Solaris
6 7 (2.54%) Windows XP
7 6 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.81%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (1.81%) Mac OS X
9 4 (1.45%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.09%) MVS
10 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.36%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.36%) HPUX
11 1 (0.36%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (14.49%) ITIL
2 28 (10.14%) Project Management
3 20 (7.25%) Service Delivery
4 17 (6.16%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (5.80%) CRM
5 16 (5.80%) Data Modelling
6 15 (5.43%) ETL
6 15 (5.43%) Migration
7 14 (5.07%) Software Engineering
7 14 (5.07%) Incident Management
8 12 (4.35%) Change Management
8 12 (4.35%) PRINCE2
9 11 (3.99%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (3.99%) Network Management
9 11 (3.99%) Change Control
10 10 (3.62%) Risk Management
10 10 (3.62%) TDD
10 10 (3.62%) Programme Management
11 9 (3.26%) Time Management
11 9 (3.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (13.77%) SQL
2 21 (7.61%) C
3 15 (5.43%) Java
4 12 (4.35%) C#
4 12 (4.35%) VB
5 11 (3.99%) C++
6 7 (2.54%) Embedded C
7 6 (2.17%) VBA
8 5 (1.81%) ABAP
8 5 (1.81%) Embedded C++
8 5 (1.81%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.45%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.09%) Python
10 3 (1.09%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.09%) VBScript
10 3 (1.09%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.72%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.36%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.36%) VB6
Qualifications
1 183 (66.30%) SC Cleared
2 16 (5.80%) DV Cleared
2 16 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (3.62%) Degree
5 9 (3.26%) MCDST
5 9 (3.26%) CCNP
6 8 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (2.54%) MCP
8 6 (2.17%) CCDP
8 6 (2.17%) CTC Cleared
9 5 (1.81%) Chartered Engineer
9 5 (1.81%) MCSE
10 4 (1.45%) HND
10 4 (1.45%) PMP
10 4 (1.45%) PMI Certification
11 3 (1.09%) CCNA
11 3 (1.09%) MCITP
11 3 (1.09%) ISTQB
11 3 (1.09%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.16%) SLA
2 2 (0.72%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.36%) DO-178B
System Software
1 30 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.72%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.72%) vSphere
5 1 (0.36%) vCloud
5 1 (0.36%) XenServer
5 1 (0.36%) Nmap
5 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (3.99%) SCCM
2 10 (3.62%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (3.26%) OpenView
4 6 (2.17%) OVSD
5 5 (1.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (1.81%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.09%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.72%) WSUS
7 2 (0.72%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.72%) ZENworks
7 2 (0.72%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.36%) Netcool
8 1 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.36%) Nessus
8 1 (0.36%) WebInspect
8 1 (0.36%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 45 (16.30%) Microsoft
2 30 (10.87%) Oracle
3 27 (9.78%) HP
4 23 (8.33%) Cisco
5 15 (5.43%) SAP
5 15 (5.43%) VMware
6 11 (3.99%) McAfee
6 11 (3.99%) EMC
6 11 (3.99%) Citrix
7 5 (1.81%) Juniper
7 5 (1.81%) JBoss
7 5 (1.81%) Dell
7 5 (1.81%) F5
8 4 (1.45%) Splunk
8 4 (1.45%) SolarWinds
8 4 (1.45%) Sophos
8 4 (1.45%) Business Objects
8 4 (1.45%) Lotus
9 3 (1.09%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.09%) IBM
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