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 6 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 35 26 50
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +24
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 111 150 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.53% 5.77% 3.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.72% 31.78% 16.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 53 31
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£402 £375 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.06% -6.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £356 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.25% -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 14
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +123.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.90 £16.40 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.65 £48.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £18.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+93.05% -34.54%
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
468 472 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.09% 18.15% 19.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 228 231
Average daily rate £400 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £192 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 36 61
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.95 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -33.33%

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 6 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 6 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 6 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 -9 47 £475 +35.71% 9
Essex +14 44 £385 +0.32% 7
Suffolk +1 10 £225 -40.98%
Norfolk +1 4 £209 - 1
Bedfordshire -5 3 £130 -72.63% 7
Cambridgeshire -16 3 - - 8
Security Cleared
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 155 (69.20%) SC Cleared
2 74 (33.04%) Windows
3 60 (26.79%) Oracle
4 46 (20.54%) ITIL
5 38 (16.96%) UNIX
6 33 (14.73%) WebLogic
7 32 (14.29%) Telecoms
8 31 (13.84%) Linux
9 24 (10.71%) Java
10 23 (10.27%) Solaris
10 23 (10.27%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (9.82%) SQL
11 22 (9.82%) Shell Script
12 21 (9.38%) Finance
12 21 (9.38%) Cisco
12 21 (9.38%) DV Cleared
13 20 (8.93%) Microsoft
14 19 (8.48%) Software Engineering
15 18 (8.04%) DNS
15 18 (8.04%) Python
15 18 (8.04%) J2EE
16 17 (7.59%) Active Directory
16 17 (7.59%) Service Delivery
17 16 (7.14%) PHP
17 16 (7.14%) UML
17 16 (7.14%) PRINCE2
17 16 (7.14%) JBoss
17 16 (7.14%) MS Excel
18 15 (6.70%) MySQL
18 15 (6.70%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 6 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 (14.73%) WebLogic
2 16 (7.14%) JBoss
3 14 (6.25%) Apache
4 11 (4.91%) WebLogic Portal
5 9 (4.02%) MQSeries
5 9 (4.02%) WebSphere
5 9 (4.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (3.13%) MS Exchange
7 5 (2.23%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.79%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (1.34%) Oracle 10gAS
10 2 (0.89%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.89%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.89%) CMS
10 2 (0.89%) IIS
11 1 (0.45%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.45%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.45%) Liferay
Applications
1 16 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.46%) MS Office
3 4 (1.79%) MS Project
4 2 (0.89%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.89%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.23%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.79%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.79%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.34%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (1.34%) SAP SD
3 3 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.04%) DNS
2 13 (5.80%) Firewall
3 10 (4.46%) Network Security
4 6 (2.68%) VPN
4 6 (2.68%) SAN
5 4 (1.79%) LDAP
5 4 (1.79%) LAN
5 4 (1.79%) IPsec
6 3 (1.34%) VLAN
6 3 (1.34%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.34%) VoIP
6 3 (1.34%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.89%) WAN
7 2 (0.89%) DHCP
7 2 (0.89%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.89%) HTTP
7 2 (0.89%) PBX
7 2 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.89%) DPNSS
7 2 (0.89%) QSIG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.70%) MySQL
2 12 (5.36%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.02%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.23%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (1.34%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.34%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.34%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.34%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.34%) MariaDB
6 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.89%) Big Data
6 2 (0.89%) DB2
6 2 (0.89%) Apache Hive
6 2 (0.89%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.89%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.89%) DataStage
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (5.36%) JUnit
2 10 (4.46%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.02%) JIRA
3 9 (4.02%) Selenium
3 9 (4.02%) Talend Open Studio
3 9 (4.02%) Ant
4 4 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (1.79%) Maven
5 3 (1.34%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (1.34%) PVCS
5 3 (1.34%) Toad
5 3 (1.34%) JDeveloper
5 3 (1.34%) TestDirector
6 2 (0.89%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.89%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.45%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.45%) MSI
7 1 (0.45%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.45%) Subversion
7 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 21 (9.38%) Finance
3 5 (2.23%) Law
4 4 (1.79%) Legal
5 3 (1.34%) Military
5 3 (1.34%) Billing
6 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.45%) Marketing
6 1 (0.45%) Avionics
6 1 (0.45%) Banking
6 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.45%) Front Office
6 1 (0.45%) Back Office
6 1 (0.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (12.50%) Developer
2 27 (12.05%) Analyst
3 21 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (7.59%) Consultant
5 16 (7.14%) Architect
5 16 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 15 (6.70%) Project Manager
7 9 (4.02%) Support Engineer
7 9 (4.02%) Java Software Engineer
7 9 (4.02%) Network Architect
8 7 (3.13%) C++ Developer
8 7 (3.13%) Java Developer
8 7 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (2.68%) Support Analyst
9 6 (2.68%) Applications Support
9 6 (2.68%) Test Engineer
9 6 (2.68%) Backup Engineer
10 5 (2.23%) Designer
10 5 (2.23%) Senior Architect
10 5 (2.23%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.04%) J2EE
2 15 (6.70%) HTML
3 14 (6.25%) CSS
3 14 (6.25%) XML
4 10 (4.46%) jQuery
5 9 (4.02%) HTML5
5 9 (4.02%) CSS3
5 9 (4.02%) PhoneGap
5 9 (4.02%) AngularJS
5 9 (4.02%) Apache Camel
5 9 (4.02%) JSON
6 8 (3.57%) Spring
7 7 (3.13%) Hibernate
7 7 (3.13%) MFC
8 6 (2.68%) Web Services
8 6 (2.68%) REST
9 5 (2.23%) .NET
10 4 (1.79%) Spring MVC
11 3 (1.34%) ASP.NET
11 3 (1.34%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.46%) Client/Server
2 8 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.68%) IBM XIV
3 6 (2.68%) NHS
4 5 (2.23%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.23%) Open Source
5 3 (1.34%) User Experience
5 3 (1.34%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.34%) PKI
6 2 (0.89%) IVR
6 2 (0.89%) CESG
6 2 (0.89%) Clustering
6 2 (0.89%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.89%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.89%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.45%) GIS
7 1 (0.45%) VHDL
7 1 (0.45%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.45%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 74 (33.04%) Windows
2 38 (16.96%) UNIX
3 31 (13.84%) Linux
4 23 (10.27%) Solaris
5 10 (4.46%) Windows 7
6 9 (4.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (4.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.68%) HPUX
7 6 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (2.23%) Windows XP
8 5 (2.23%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.89%) Android
9 2 (0.89%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.45%) CentOS
10 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.45%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (20.54%) ITIL
2 23 (10.27%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (8.48%) Software Engineering
4 17 (7.59%) Service Delivery
5 16 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 16 (7.14%) UML
6 15 (6.70%) Project Management
6 15 (6.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (5.80%) MVC
8 12 (5.36%) SOA
9 10 (4.46%) Configuration Management
9 10 (4.46%) Unit Testing
10 9 (4.02%) Network Design
10 9 (4.02%) Risk Management
10 9 (4.02%) Scrum
10 9 (4.02%) OOP
10 9 (4.02%) Mentoring
11 8 (3.57%) Line Management
11 8 (3.57%) OO
11 8 (3.57%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 24 (10.71%) Java
2 22 (9.82%) SQL
2 22 (9.82%) Shell Script
3 18 (8.04%) Python
4 16 (7.14%) PHP
5 13 (5.80%) JavaScript
6 12 (5.36%) C++
7 10 (4.46%) PL/SQL
8 9 (4.02%) Ruby
9 7 (3.13%) C#
10 2 (0.89%) C
10 2 (0.89%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.89%) VB
11 1 (0.45%) VC++
11 1 (0.45%) TTCN
11 1 (0.45%) Perl
11 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 155 (69.20%) SC Cleared
2 21 (9.38%) DV Cleared
3 15 (6.70%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (4.02%) CCDP
5 8 (3.57%) CCNP
5 8 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (3.57%) VCP4
6 6 (2.68%) CCNA
7 5 (2.23%) MCSE
7 5 (2.23%) Degree
8 4 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.79%) PMP
8 4 (1.79%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.34%) MCDST
9 3 (1.34%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.89%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.89%) CISSP
10 2 (0.89%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.70%) SLA
2 5 (2.23%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.45%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.45%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (7.59%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.34%) ISA Server
3 3 (1.34%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (1.34%) vCloud
4 2 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.89%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.89%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.45%) Nmap
5 1 (0.45%) vSphere
5 1 (0.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (3.13%) NetBackup
1 7 (3.13%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.89%) Control-M
2 2 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.45%) OpenView
3 1 (0.45%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.45%) Nessus
3 1 (0.45%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 60 (26.79%) Oracle
2 21 (9.38%) Cisco
3 20 (8.93%) Microsoft
4 13 (5.80%) HP
5 11 (4.91%) BEA
6 10 (4.46%) Autodesk
6 10 (4.46%) SolidWorks
6 10 (4.46%) VMware
6 10 (4.46%) PTC
7 9 (4.02%) Talend
7 9 (4.02%) TIBCO
8 6 (2.68%) Juniper
8 6 (2.68%) Brocade
8 6 (2.68%) Citrix
8 6 (2.68%) IBM
9 4 (1.79%) SAP
9 4 (1.79%) McAfee
9 4 (1.79%) Sophos
9 4 (1.79%) F5
10 3 (1.34%) Splunk
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