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 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 36 39 62
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +23
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 147 118 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.21% 4.04% 2.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.43% 25.00% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 41 29
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£400 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £205 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 6
Average hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £18.40 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £24.25 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+34.02% -16.37%
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
517 472 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.31% 16.15% 17.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 246 187
Average daily rate £356 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £170 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 39 39
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.00 £42.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.10%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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 +10 72 £450 +10.76% 15
Essex -1 34 £440 +3.52% 1
Cambridgeshire +10 16 £325 +6.55% 5
Suffolk +8 10 £425 +82.79% 3
Bedfordshire +3 9 £436 -8.15% 6
Norfolk -1 7 £165 -22.35%
East Anglia +8 1 - -
Security Cleared
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

1 162 (65.06%) SC Cleared
2 62 (24.90%) Windows
3 53 (21.29%) ITIL
4 44 (17.67%) Oracle
5 37 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (13.65%) Microsoft
7 32 (12.85%) SQL
8 29 (11.65%) Telecoms
9 26 (10.44%) WebLogic
10 25 (10.04%) Finance
11 24 (9.64%) UNIX
11 24 (9.64%) Cisco
12 22 (8.84%) Active Directory
12 22 (8.84%) Java
12 22 (8.84%) Software Engineering
13 21 (8.43%) SLA
14 20 (8.03%) Service Delivery
14 20 (8.03%) Linux
15 19 (7.63%) SOA
16 18 (7.23%) Solaris
16 18 (7.23%) MS Excel
16 18 (7.23%) MS Office
16 18 (7.23%) SAP
17 16 (6.43%) Project Management
17 16 (6.43%) DNS
17 16 (6.43%) HP
18 15 (6.02%) PHP
18 15 (6.02%) SharePoint
18 15 (6.02%) Shell Script
18 15 (6.02%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 26 (10.44%) WebLogic
2 15 (6.02%) SharePoint
3 14 (5.62%) JBoss
4 9 (3.61%) MQSeries
4 9 (3.61%) WebSphere
4 9 (3.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (3.21%) Apache
6 7 (2.81%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (2.81%) WebLogic Portal
7 6 (2.41%) MS Exchange
8 5 (2.01%) IBM Notes
9 4 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.80%) Confluence
10 2 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.40%) CMS
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 18 (7.23%) MS Office
1 18 (7.23%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.02%) SOLIDWORKS
3 8 (3.21%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.61%) InfoPath
5 3 (1.20%) MS Project
6 2 (0.80%) PTC Creo
6 2 (0.80%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (3.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.20%) SAP SD
2 3 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.80%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.80%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.40%) Agresso
4 1 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.40%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.43%) DNS
2 12 (4.82%) LAN
3 9 (3.61%) WAN
3 9 (3.61%) Firewall
3 9 (3.61%) Network Security
4 8 (3.21%) TCP/IP
4 8 (3.21%) VPN
5 7 (2.81%) SAN
6 4 (1.61%) LDAP
6 4 (1.61%) IPsec
6 4 (1.61%) VLAN
7 3 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.20%) Unified Communications
7 3 (1.20%) VoIP
7 3 (1.20%) HTTP
8 2 (0.80%) SNMP
8 2 (0.80%) DHCP
8 2 (0.80%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.80%) PBX
8 2 (0.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.22%) MySQL
2 7 (2.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.81%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (2.01%) MS Access
5 3 (1.20%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.20%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (0.80%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.80%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.40%) DataStage
7 1 (0.40%) SQLite
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.40%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.40%) Big Data
7 1 (0.40%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.40%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 13 (5.22%) JUnit
2 12 (4.82%) Git (software)
3 11 (4.42%) JIRA
4 10 (4.02%) Talend Open Studio
5 9 (3.61%) Selenium
5 9 (3.61%) Ant
6 5 (2.01%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.01%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.20%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (1.20%) ClearCase
7 3 (1.20%) Maven
8 2 (0.80%) Subversion
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.40%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (11.65%) Telecoms
2 25 (10.04%) Finance
3 4 (1.61%) Law
3 4 (1.61%) Legal
4 3 (1.20%) Billing
5 2 (0.80%) Electronics
5 2 (0.80%) Publishing
6 1 (0.40%) Banking
6 1 (0.40%) Back Office
6 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.40%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.40%) Local Government
6 1 (0.40%) French Language
6 1 (0.40%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 32 (12.85%) Analyst
2 24 (9.64%) Developer
3 21 (8.43%) Consultant
4 18 (7.23%) Software Engineer
4 18 (7.23%) Architect
5 14 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (5.22%) Service Analyst
7 9 (3.61%) Java Software Engineer
7 9 (3.61%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (3.61%) Support Engineer
8 8 (3.21%) Project Manager
8 8 (3.21%) Programme Manager
8 8 (3.21%) Administrator
8 8 (3.21%) Network Architect
9 6 (2.41%) Service Desk Analyst
9 6 (2.41%) Senior Developer
10 5 (2.01%) Software Developer
10 5 (2.01%) 1st Line Support
10 5 (2.01%) Java Developer
10 5 (2.01%) Deskside Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.62%) J2EE
2 13 (5.22%) jQuery
3 12 (4.82%) XML
4 11 (4.42%) HTML
4 11 (4.42%) CSS
5 10 (4.02%) JSON
5 10 (4.02%) CSS3
5 10 (4.02%) HTML5
6 9 (3.61%) Apache Camel
6 9 (3.61%) PhoneGap
6 9 (3.61%) AngularJS
7 8 (3.21%) Web Services
8 6 (2.41%) REST
8 6 (2.41%) Hibernate
8 6 (2.41%) Spring
9 4 (1.61%) SOAP
10 3 (1.20%) JSP
10 3 (1.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (1.20%) Application Packaging
10 3 (1.20%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.02%) Data Centre
3 7 (2.81%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.41%) Client/Server
4 6 (2.41%) Statistics
4 6 (2.41%) CMDB
5 5 (2.01%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.61%) PKI
7 3 (1.20%) User Experience
7 3 (1.20%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.20%) NHS
8 2 (0.80%) GIS
8 2 (0.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (0.80%) Clustering
8 2 (0.80%) VHDL
8 2 (0.80%) IVR
9 1 (0.40%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.40%) HACMP
9 1 (0.40%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 62 (24.90%) Windows
2 24 (9.64%) UNIX
3 20 (8.03%) Linux
4 18 (7.23%) Solaris
5 15 (6.02%) Windows 7
6 12 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.20%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.80%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.40%) Android
11 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.40%) MVS
11 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.40%) AIX
11 1 (0.40%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (21.29%) ITIL
2 37 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (8.84%) Software Engineering
4 20 (8.03%) Service Delivery
5 19 (7.63%) SOA
6 16 (6.43%) Project Management
7 14 (5.62%) Configuration Management
8 13 (5.22%) PRINCE2
8 13 (5.22%) Scrum
9 12 (4.82%) MVC
9 12 (4.82%) OOP
9 12 (4.82%) CRM
9 12 (4.82%) Service Management
10 11 (4.42%) UML
10 11 (4.42%) Migration
11 10 (4.02%) Unit Testing
11 10 (4.02%) Line Management
11 10 (4.02%) Service Desk Management
12 9 (3.61%) Mobile Development
12 9 (3.61%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (12.85%) SQL
2 22 (8.84%) Java
3 15 (6.02%) PHP
3 15 (6.02%) Shell Script
4 14 (5.62%) JavaScript
5 12 (4.82%) Python
6 9 (3.61%) Ruby
7 8 (3.21%) C++
8 5 (2.01%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.61%) C
10 3 (1.20%) C#
10 3 (1.20%) Embedded C
10 3 (1.20%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.40%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.40%) Perl
11 1 (0.40%) VBA
11 1 (0.40%) VC++
Qualifications
1 162 (65.06%) SC Cleared
2 14 (5.62%) DV Cleared
3 11 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (4.02%) Degree
5 7 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (2.41%) CCNP
6 6 (2.41%) CCDP
7 5 (2.01%) MCSE
7 5 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.61%) CCNA
8 4 (1.61%) MCDST
9 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.40%) PgMP
9 1 (0.40%) APMP
9 1 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.40%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.40%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.43%) SLA
2 5 (2.01%) QA
3 1 (0.40%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.40%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.40%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.40%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 22 (8.84%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.01%) Xen
4 3 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.80%) vCloud
5 2 (0.80%) Firmware
6 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.40%) XenApp
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.40%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.01%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (1.20%) Puppet
2 3 (1.20%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.80%) SCCM
4 1 (0.40%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.40%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.40%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (0.40%) Nessus
4 1 (0.40%) Nmap
4 1 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.40%) Ansible
4 1 (0.40%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 44 (17.67%) Oracle
2 34 (13.65%) Microsoft
3 24 (9.64%) Cisco
4 18 (7.23%) SAP
5 16 (6.43%) HP
6 15 (6.02%) VMware
7 12 (4.82%) Citrix
8 10 (4.02%) Juniper
8 10 (4.02%) PTC
8 10 (4.02%) TIBCO
8 10 (4.02%) Autodesk
8 10 (4.02%) Talend
9 7 (2.81%) BEA
10 6 (2.41%) Symantec
11 5 (2.01%) McAfee
11 5 (2.01%) Hitachi
11 5 (2.01%) Lotus
11 5 (2.01%) Dell
11 5 (2.01%) Splunk
12 4 (1.61%) F5
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