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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 39 36 66
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +30
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 120 135 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.57% 4.68% 2.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.86% 26.89% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 49 25
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£403 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.92% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £214 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £350 £371
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 10
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.25 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.09% +60.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £17.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.20 £20.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+81.00% -36.00%
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
464 502 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.67% 17.42% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 249 233
Average daily rate £375 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 41 54
Average hourly rate £22.50 £23.25 £29.59
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.74 £11.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.65 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 30 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +2 60 £488 +21.87% 12
Essex +11 39 £400 -0.31% 8
Bedfordshire -1 6 £423 -11.05% 8
Cambridgeshire -4 6 £225 -14.42% 3
Suffolk -4 6 £400 +72.04% 2
Norfolk 0 4 £209 - 1
Security Cleared
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 148 (65.78%) SC Cleared
2 68 (30.22%) Windows
3 59 (26.22%) Oracle
4 47 (20.89%) ITIL
5 40 (17.78%) UNIX
6 33 (14.67%) WebLogic
7 28 (12.44%) Linux
8 26 (11.56%) Telecoms
9 25 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (10.67%) SQL
11 23 (10.22%) Java
11 23 (10.22%) Solaris
11 23 (10.22%) Shell Script
12 22 (9.78%) Cisco
12 22 (9.78%) Microsoft
12 22 (9.78%) Finance
12 22 (9.78%) Software Engineering
13 19 (8.44%) DV Cleared
14 18 (8.00%) DNS
14 18 (8.00%) J2EE
15 17 (7.56%) Python
15 17 (7.56%) Service Delivery
16 16 (7.11%) MS Excel
16 16 (7.11%) JBoss
16 16 (7.11%) PHP
16 16 (7.11%) Active Directory
17 15 (6.67%) SLA
17 15 (6.67%) C++
17 15 (6.67%) MySQL
17 15 (6.67%) PRINCE2

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 33 (14.67%) WebLogic
2 16 (7.11%) JBoss
3 12 (5.33%) Apache
4 11 (4.89%) WebLogic Portal
5 9 (4.00%) MQSeries
5 9 (4.00%) WebSphere
5 9 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (3.11%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.78%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.78%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.33%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.89%) Oracle 10gAS
9 2 (0.89%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.44%) CMS
10 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.44%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (7.11%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.22%) MS Office
3 3 (1.33%) MS Project
3 3 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.89%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.67%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.78%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (1.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.78%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.33%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.33%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.00%) DNS
2 11 (4.89%) Firewall
3 10 (4.44%) Network Security
4 6 (2.67%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.22%) VPN
5 5 (2.22%) LAN
6 4 (1.78%) IPsec
7 3 (1.33%) VLAN
7 3 (1.33%) Unified Communications
7 3 (1.33%) LDAP
7 3 (1.33%) VoIP
7 3 (1.33%) WAN
8 2 (0.89%) DHCP
8 2 (0.89%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.89%) HTTP
8 2 (0.89%) SNMP
8 2 (0.89%) PBX
8 2 (0.89%) DPNSS
8 2 (0.89%) QSIG
8 2 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.67%) MySQL
2 10 (4.44%) Oracle Database
3 9 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.78%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (1.78%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.33%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.33%) MariaDB
7 2 (0.89%) Big Data
7 2 (0.89%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.89%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.89%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.89%) DataStage
7 2 (0.89%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.89%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (0.89%) DB2
7 2 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.44%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (5.33%) JUnit
2 10 (4.44%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.00%) JIRA
3 9 (4.00%) Selenium
3 9 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 9 (4.00%) Ant
4 4 (1.78%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.33%) Maven
5 3 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.33%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.89%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.89%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.89%) Toad
6 2 (0.89%) JDeveloper
6 2 (0.89%) TestDirector
6 2 (0.89%) PVCS
7 1 (0.44%) MSI
7 1 (0.44%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.44%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 26 (11.56%) Telecoms
2 22 (9.78%) Finance
3 5 (2.22%) Law
3 5 (2.22%) Legal
4 3 (1.33%) Billing
5 1 (0.44%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.44%) Local Government
5 1 (0.44%) Avionics
5 1 (0.44%) Military
5 1 (0.44%) Banking
5 1 (0.44%) Front Office
5 1 (0.44%) Back Office
5 1 (0.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (12.89%) Analyst
2 28 (12.44%) Developer
3 20 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (8.44%) Software Engineer
5 17 (7.56%) Consultant
5 17 (7.56%) Architect
6 12 (5.33%) Project Manager
7 9 (4.00%) Support Engineer
7 9 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 9 (4.00%) Network Architect
8 8 (3.56%) C++ Developer
8 8 (3.56%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (3.11%) Service Analyst
10 6 (2.67%) Java Developer
10 6 (2.67%) Test Engineer
10 6 (2.67%) DBA
10 6 (2.67%) Support Analyst
10 6 (2.67%) Software Developer
10 6 (2.67%) Systems Test Engineer
11 5 (2.22%) Senior Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.00%) J2EE
2 14 (6.22%) HTML
3 13 (5.78%) CSS
3 13 (5.78%) XML
4 10 (4.44%) jQuery
5 9 (4.00%) HTML5
5 9 (4.00%) JSON
5 9 (4.00%) CSS3
5 9 (4.00%) PhoneGap
5 9 (4.00%) AngularJS
5 9 (4.00%) Apache Camel
6 7 (3.11%) Spring
6 7 (3.11%) MFC
7 6 (2.67%) Hibernate
7 6 (2.67%) REST
8 5 (2.22%) Web Services
9 4 (1.78%) Spring MVC
10 3 (1.33%) JAAS
10 3 (1.33%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.89%) Client/Server
2 8 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.78%) Visualisation
4 4 (1.78%) Open Source
4 4 (1.78%) NHS
5 3 (1.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.33%) PKI
6 2 (0.89%) Statistics
6 2 (0.89%) IVR
6 2 (0.89%) User Experience
6 2 (0.89%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.89%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.44%) CESG
7 1 (0.44%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.44%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.44%) CMDB
7 1 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.44%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 68 (30.22%) Windows
2 40 (17.78%) UNIX
3 28 (12.44%) Linux
4 23 (10.22%) Solaris
5 10 (4.44%) Windows 7
6 7 (3.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (2.22%) Mac OS X
9 4 (1.78%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.89%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.44%) CentOS
11 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (20.89%) ITIL
2 25 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (9.78%) Software Engineering
4 17 (7.56%) Service Delivery
5 15 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 14 (6.22%) UML
6 14 (6.22%) Project Management
6 14 (6.22%) MVC
6 14 (6.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (5.33%) SOA
8 11 (4.89%) Configuration Management
8 11 (4.89%) Line Management
9 10 (4.44%) Service Desk Management
10 9 (4.00%) Mentoring
10 9 (4.00%) Mobile Development
10 9 (4.00%) OOP
10 9 (4.00%) Information Management
10 9 (4.00%) Network Design
10 9 (4.00%) Unit Testing
11 8 (3.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 24 (10.67%) SQL
2 23 (10.22%) Java
2 23 (10.22%) Shell Script
3 17 (7.56%) Python
4 16 (7.11%) PHP
5 15 (6.67%) C++
6 12 (5.33%) JavaScript
7 9 (4.00%) Ruby
7 9 (4.00%) PL/SQL
8 6 (2.67%) C#
9 4 (1.78%) C
10 2 (0.89%) Embedded C
10 2 (0.89%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.44%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.44%) VBScript
11 1 (0.44%) VB
11 1 (0.44%) VC++
Qualifications
1 148 (65.78%) SC Cleared
2 19 (8.44%) DV Cleared
3 14 (6.22%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (4.00%) CCDP
5 8 (3.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (3.11%) CCNP
7 6 (2.67%) CCNA
8 5 (2.22%) MCSE
9 4 (1.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.78%) BC Cleared
9 4 (1.78%) MCDST
9 4 (1.78%) Degree
10 2 (0.89%) PMP
10 2 (0.89%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.89%) MCSA
10 2 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.44%) APMP
11 1 (0.44%) CCIE
11 1 (0.44%) MCP
11 1 (0.44%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.67%) SLA
2 6 (2.67%) QA
3 1 (0.44%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.44%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.44%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 16 (7.11%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.78%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (1.33%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (1.33%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.89%) vCloud
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.78%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (0.89%) Control-M
2 2 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.44%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.44%) Nessus
3 1 (0.44%) Nmap
3 1 (0.44%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.44%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.44%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 59 (26.22%) Oracle
2 22 (9.78%) Cisco
2 22 (9.78%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.78%) HP
4 11 (4.89%) BEA
5 10 (4.44%) TIBCO
5 10 (4.44%) Autodesk
5 10 (4.44%) SolidWorks
5 10 (4.44%) PTC
6 9 (4.00%) Talend
7 8 (3.56%) VMware
8 6 (2.67%) SAP
8 6 (2.67%) Juniper
9 5 (2.22%) Dell
9 5 (2.22%) McAfee
10 4 (1.78%) Sophos
10 4 (1.78%) Panasonic
10 4 (1.78%) F5
10 4 (1.78%) Citrix
11 3 (1.33%) Hyperion
Essex
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Connectus
Rate: £45.26 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - 500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour
Posted: 10 days ago
Essex
Next Ventures Limited
Posted: 20 days ago