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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 29 23 42
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 119 169 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.27% 6.48% 4.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.67% 33.53% 21.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 55 59
Median daily rate £400 £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £174 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £515 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
- +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 43 10
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.60 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.68 £38.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.38 £30.90 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.95% +62.63%
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
415 504 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.40% 19.33% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 236 290
Median daily rate £325 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £201 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £524 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.57% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 76 46
Median hourly rate £34.00 £32.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +80.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.32 £10.50 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.77 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -1 68 £394 -5.12% 5
Essex +3 23 £450 +9.09% 4
Cambridgeshire -6 15 £388 -4.32% 4
Suffolk -1 9 £275 -31.25%
Bedfordshire -16 4 £675 +96.36% 2
Security Cleared
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 152 (61.04%) SC Cleared
2 48 (19.28%) Windows
3 44 (17.67%) Microsoft
4 40 (16.06%) Cisco
5 39 (15.66%) Linux
6 37 (14.86%) Java
7 34 (13.65%) SQL
7 34 (13.65%) Firewall
8 31 (12.45%) DV Cleared
9 28 (11.24%) Cisco Certification
10 27 (10.84%) SAP
10 27 (10.84%) Unix
10 27 (10.84%) Migration
11 26 (10.44%) Finance
11 26 (10.44%) MS Excel
11 26 (10.44%) Red Hat
11 26 (10.44%) LAN
12 25 (10.04%) Juniper
12 25 (10.04%) Shell Script
12 25 (10.04%) XML
12 25 (10.04%) ITIL
13 24 (9.64%) Active Directory
13 24 (9.64%) VMware
14 23 (9.24%) Data Migration
15 22 (8.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 22 (8.84%) CCNA
15 22 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (8.03%) VMware Infrastructure
17 18 (7.23%) Oracle
17 18 (7.23%) Windows Server 2012

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 13 (5.22%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.81%) Apache
2 7 (2.81%) IIS
2 7 (2.81%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.41%) GlassFish
3 6 (2.41%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.61%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.80%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.80%) NetWeaver
6 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.40%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.40%) ThingWorx
7 1 (0.40%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (10.44%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.43%) MS Office
3 9 (3.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.80%) Windchill
6 1 (0.40%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.40%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.40%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (4.42%) SAP HR
2 7 (2.81%) SAP BPC
3 3 (1.20%) SAP PS
4 2 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.40%) Primavera
5 1 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.40%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.40%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.40%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.40%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.80%) Office 365
2 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.40%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (0.40%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 34 (13.65%) Firewall
2 26 (10.44%) LAN
3 15 (6.02%) Network Security
4 14 (5.62%) WAN
5 12 (4.82%) DNS
6 11 (4.42%) DHCP
7 10 (4.02%) TCP/IP
8 7 (2.81%) Wireless
8 7 (2.81%) WLAN
9 6 (2.41%) Broadband
9 6 (2.41%) Internet
9 6 (2.41%) ISDN
9 6 (2.41%) VPN
10 4 (1.61%) BIG-IP
10 4 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (1.61%) NetScaler
10 4 (1.61%) SAN
11 3 (1.20%) NAS
11 3 (1.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.21%) Oracle Database
3 7 (2.81%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 7 (2.81%) SAP BW
4 6 (2.41%) Hadoop
4 6 (2.41%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.01%) Big Data
6 4 (1.61%) MySQL
6 4 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.20%) GIS
7 3 (1.20%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.20%) Triplestore
8 2 (0.80%) HBase
8 2 (0.80%) SAP HANA
8 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.40%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (4.42%) LSMW
2 7 (2.81%) Ant
3 5 (2.01%) MyEclipse
4 4 (1.61%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.20%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (1.20%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (1.20%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.80%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.80%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.80%) JIRA
6 2 (0.80%) MSI
6 2 (0.80%) Selenium
7 1 (0.40%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.40%) CMake
7 1 (0.40%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.40%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.40%) Redmine
7 1 (0.40%) Subversion
7 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (10.44%) Finance
2 12 (4.82%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.81%) Military
4 4 (1.61%) Local Government
5 2 (0.80%) Electronics
5 2 (0.80%) Legal
5 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.40%) Arabic Language
6 1 (0.40%) Avionics
6 1 (0.40%) Law
6 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (16.87%) Consultant
2 33 (13.25%) Developer
3 27 (10.84%) Analyst
4 21 (8.43%) Network Engineer
5 19 (7.63%) Architect
5 19 (7.63%) Java Developer
6 13 (5.22%) Unix Consultant
7 10 (4.02%) Administrator
8 9 (3.61%) Support Engineer
9 8 (3.21%) Configuration Engineer
10 7 (2.81%) Data Migration Specialist
10 7 (2.81%) Designer
10 7 (2.81%) Functional Analyst
10 7 (2.81%) HR Specialist
10 7 (2.81%) Information Analyst
10 7 (2.81%) Migration Specialist
10 7 (2.81%) SAP Analyst
10 7 (2.81%) SAP Functional Analyst
10 7 (2.81%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 7 (2.81%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.04%) XML
2 11 (4.42%) BAPI
2 11 (4.42%) JSP
3 10 (4.02%) HTML
3 10 (4.02%) Java EE
4 9 (3.61%) jQuery
5 8 (3.21%) J2EE
5 8 (3.21%) JMS
5 8 (3.21%) JSON
5 8 (3.21%) Web Services
6 7 (2.81%) Ajax
6 7 (2.81%) EJB
6 7 (2.81%) EJB 3.0
6 7 (2.81%) JDBC
6 7 (2.81%) Struts
7 6 (2.41%) CSS
7 6 (2.41%) Middleware
7 6 (2.41%) REST
7 6 (2.41%) Spring
8 5 (2.01%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.61%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.81%) NHS
3 7 (2.81%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (2.41%) CMDB
5 5 (2.01%) PKI
6 4 (1.61%) Clustering
6 4 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.61%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.20%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.20%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.20%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.20%) Ontologies
8 2 (0.80%) CESG
8 2 (0.80%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (0.80%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (0.80%) EMC VNX
8 2 (0.80%) Statistics
8 2 (0.80%) VCE vBlock
8 2 (0.80%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 48 (19.28%) Windows
2 39 (15.66%) Linux
3 27 (10.84%) Unix
4 22 (8.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (7.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (6.02%) Windows 10
7 14 (5.62%) Windows Server
8 12 (4.82%) Solaris
8 12 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (4.02%) Windows 7
10 8 (3.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (2.01%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.61%) AIX
13 2 (0.80%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (10.84%) Migration
2 25 (10.04%) ITIL
3 23 (9.24%) Data Migration
4 17 (6.83%) Project Management
5 14 (5.62%) Incident Management
5 14 (5.62%) PRINCE2
5 14 (5.62%) Software Engineering
6 13 (5.22%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (4.82%) Configuration Management
7 12 (4.82%) Kalman Filter
7 12 (4.82%) System Testing
7 12 (4.82%) UML
8 11 (4.42%) Data Cleansing
9 10 (4.02%) Coaching
9 10 (4.02%) Programme Management
9 10 (4.02%) Risk Management
9 10 (4.02%) Six Sigma
9 10 (4.02%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (3.61%) Data Management
10 9 (3.61%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (14.86%) Java
2 34 (13.65%) SQL
3 25 (10.04%) Shell Script
4 14 (5.62%) Perl
5 13 (5.22%) C
5 13 (5.22%) C++
6 11 (4.42%) JavaScript
7 8 (3.21%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.81%) C#
9 6 (2.41%) ABAP
10 5 (2.01%) Python
10 5 (2.01%) XPath
10 5 (2.01%) XQuery
11 4 (1.61%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.20%) Embedded C
12 3 (1.20%) VB
13 2 (0.80%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.80%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.40%) AWK
14 1 (0.40%) sed
Qualifications
1 152 (61.04%) SC Cleared
2 31 (12.45%) DV Cleared
3 28 (11.24%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (8.84%) CCNA
5 10 (4.02%) Degree
6 8 (3.21%) BC Cleared
6 8 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (2.41%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (2.41%) CISSP
7 6 (2.41%) CLAS
7 6 (2.41%) MCP
7 6 (2.41%) MCSE
8 5 (2.01%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.61%) CCA
9 4 (1.61%) CESG Certified Professional
9 4 (1.61%) CISM
9 4 (1.61%) CRISC
10 3 (1.20%) CCNP
11 2 (0.80%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.42%) JSP 440
2 8 (3.21%) ISO 9000
2 8 (3.21%) SLA
3 6 (2.41%) Def Stans
3 6 (2.41%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.80%) COBIT
4 2 (0.80%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (0.80%) QA
4 2 (0.80%) RMADS
5 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (9.64%) Active Directory
2 20 (8.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.21%) Firmware
4 5 (2.01%) Docker
5 3 (1.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (1.20%) vSphere
6 1 (0.40%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.40%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.40%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (0.40%) HDFS
6 1 (0.40%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.40%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.40%) XenApp
6 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (3.21%) SCCM
2 5 (2.01%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.20%) Puppet
3 3 (1.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (0.80%) OpenView
5 1 (0.40%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.40%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.40%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.40%) Kibana
5 1 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.40%) Simpana
5 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 44 (17.67%) Microsoft
2 40 (16.06%) Cisco
3 27 (10.84%) SAP
4 26 (10.44%) Red Hat
5 25 (10.04%) Juniper
6 24 (9.64%) VMware
7 18 (7.23%) Oracle
8 12 (4.82%) Citrix
9 10 (4.02%) CheckPoint
10 9 (3.61%) HP
11 8 (3.21%) F5
11 8 (3.21%) Intel Security
12 7 (2.81%) Cloudera
13 6 (2.41%) EMC
14 5 (2.01%) IBM
14 5 (2.01%) NetApp
14 5 (2.01%) Sun
15 4 (1.61%) 3PAR
15 4 (1.61%) Veeam
16 3 (1.20%) Brocade
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