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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 42 21 40
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +19
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 98 163 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.83% 7.15% 4.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% 37.13% 19.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 62 43
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£402 £325 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.53% -21.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £166 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.68% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 22
Average hourly rate £11.50 £18.55 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.00% -45.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -38.98%
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
392 439 497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 15.32% 19.25% 20.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 200 261
Average daily rate £380 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £159 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 30 64
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.55 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -33.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £39.70 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

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 January 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
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 January 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
Essex +8 43 £400 +23.07% 1
Hertfordshire -22 34 £450 +35.33% 8
Suffolk +3 16 £438 +14.75% 2
Norfolk +4 3 £245 -
Bedfordshire -21 1 - - 4
Cambridgeshire -27 1 £188 -34.06% 4
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England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 191 (72.90%) SC Cleared
2 76 (29.01%) Windows
3 67 (25.57%) Oracle
4 61 (23.28%) ITIL
5 54 (20.61%) Telecoms
6 41 (15.65%) UNIX
7 32 (12.21%) Linux
7 32 (12.21%) SQL
8 31 (11.83%) Java
9 30 (11.45%) Cisco
10 27 (10.31%) WebLogic
11 26 (9.92%) Microsoft
12 25 (9.54%) MS Excel
12 25 (9.54%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (8.78%) HP
14 22 (8.40%) Finance
14 22 (8.40%) SLA
15 21 (8.02%) Active Directory
16 20 (7.63%) DNS
16 20 (7.63%) JBoss
16 20 (7.63%) PRINCE2
16 20 (7.63%) Solaris
16 20 (7.63%) Project Management
16 20 (7.63%) Shell Script
17 19 (7.25%) HTML
17 19 (7.25%) DV Cleared
18 18 (6.87%) Cisco Certification
18 18 (6.87%) VMware
19 17 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
19 17 (6.49%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 27 (10.31%) WebLogic
2 20 (7.63%) JBoss
3 12 (4.58%) Apache
4 10 (3.82%) WebLogic Portal
5 9 (3.44%) WebSphere
5 9 (3.44%) MQSeries
5 9 (3.44%) MS Exchange
5 9 (3.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.29%) IIS
6 6 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.53%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.53%) CMS
8 4 (1.53%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (1.15%) Oracle 10gAS
10 2 (0.76%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.76%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.38%) Liferay
11 1 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 25 (9.54%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.58%) MS Office
3 6 (2.29%) MS Project
4 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.91%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.53%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (1.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.53%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (1.15%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (1.15%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.63%) DNS
2 14 (5.34%) Firewall
3 13 (4.96%) SAN
4 9 (3.44%) VPN
5 8 (3.05%) LAN
6 7 (2.67%) LDAP
7 6 (2.29%) WAN
7 6 (2.29%) Network Security
8 5 (1.91%) DHCP
8 5 (1.91%) Ethernet
9 4 (1.53%) TCP/IP
9 4 (1.53%) IPsec
9 4 (1.53%) MPLS
9 4 (1.53%) VLAN
10 3 (1.15%) RTP
10 3 (1.15%) VoIP
10 3 (1.15%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.76%) HTTP
11 2 (0.76%) PBX
11 2 (0.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.49%) MySQL
2 16 (6.11%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.11%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.91%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.91%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.53%) MariaDB
5 4 (1.53%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (1.53%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.15%) MS Access
6 3 (1.15%) Data Mining
6 3 (1.15%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (1.15%) Neo4j
7 2 (0.76%) Big Data
7 2 (0.76%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.76%) DB2
7 2 (0.76%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 12 (4.58%) JUnit
2 10 (3.82%) Selenium
2 10 (3.82%) JIRA
2 10 (3.82%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.44%) Talend Open Studio
3 9 (3.44%) Ant
4 6 (2.29%) Maven
5 3 (1.15%) Subversion
5 3 (1.15%) PVCS
5 3 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.15%) TestDirector
5 3 (1.15%) JDeveloper
5 3 (1.15%) Toad
6 1 (0.38%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.38%) MSI
6 1 (0.38%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.38%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.38%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
General
1 54 (20.61%) Telecoms
2 22 (8.40%) Finance
3 5 (1.91%) Law
4 4 (1.53%) Legal
4 4 (1.53%) Military
4 4 (1.53%) Billing
5 2 (0.76%) Banking
6 1 (0.38%) Marketing
6 1 (0.38%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.38%) Front Office
6 1 (0.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 34 (12.98%) Analyst
2 31 (11.83%) Developer
3 23 (8.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (7.25%) Project Manager
5 16 (6.11%) Architect
6 13 (4.96%) Consultant
7 12 (4.58%) Software Engineer
7 12 (4.58%) Java Developer
8 9 (3.44%) Java Software Engineer
8 9 (3.44%) Administrator
8 9 (3.44%) Backup Engineer
9 8 (3.05%) Network Engineer
9 8 (3.05%) Senior Network Architect
9 8 (3.05%) Network Architect
9 8 (3.05%) Senior Architect
10 7 (2.67%) Test Analyst
10 7 (2.67%) Support Analyst
10 7 (2.67%) Field Engineer
11 6 (2.29%) Applications Support
11 6 (2.29%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.25%) HTML
2 16 (6.11%) CSS
3 15 (5.73%) J2EE
3 15 (5.73%) XML
4 12 (4.58%) Spring
5 11 (4.20%) jQuery
6 10 (3.82%) AngularJS
6 10 (3.82%) PhoneGap
6 10 (3.82%) Hibernate
6 10 (3.82%) HTML5
7 9 (3.44%) JSON
7 9 (3.44%) CSS3
7 9 (3.44%) Apache Camel
8 8 (3.05%) .NET
9 7 (2.67%) MFC
9 7 (2.67%) Web Services
10 6 (2.29%) REST
10 6 (2.29%) Spring MVC
11 5 (1.91%) JAAS
11 5 (1.91%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.73%) Client/Server
2 9 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.44%) IBM XIV
3 8 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.67%) PKI
4 7 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.29%) Clustering
5 6 (2.29%) Blackberry
5 6 (2.29%) NHS
6 5 (1.91%) Open Source
7 4 (1.53%) HP Superdome
8 3 (1.15%) User Experience
9 2 (0.76%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.76%) AS400
9 2 (0.76%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.76%) IVR
9 2 (0.76%) CESG
9 2 (0.76%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.76%) CMDB
9 2 (0.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 76 (29.01%) Windows
2 41 (15.65%) UNIX
3 32 (12.21%) Linux
4 20 (7.63%) Solaris
5 13 (4.96%) HPUX
6 12 (4.58%) Windows 7
7 11 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (3.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (2.67%) Windows XP
10 6 (2.29%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.53%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.76%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.76%) MVS
13 2 (0.76%) Android
14 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.38%) CentOS
14 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (23.28%) ITIL
2 25 (9.54%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (7.63%) PRINCE2
3 20 (7.63%) Project Management
4 17 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (6.49%) UML
5 16 (6.11%) Software Engineering
6 15 (5.73%) MVC
6 15 (5.73%) Service Delivery
7 13 (4.96%) Configuration Management
8 12 (4.58%) SOA
9 11 (4.20%) Risk Management
9 11 (4.20%) CRM
9 11 (4.20%) Mentoring
10 10 (3.82%) Validation
10 10 (3.82%) Unit Testing
11 9 (3.44%) Time Management
11 9 (3.44%) Asset Management
11 9 (3.44%) Scrum
11 9 (3.44%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (12.21%) SQL
2 31 (11.83%) Java
3 20 (7.63%) Shell Script
4 17 (6.49%) Python
5 15 (5.73%) JavaScript
5 15 (5.73%) PHP
6 10 (3.82%) PL/SQL
6 10 (3.82%) C++
7 9 (3.44%) Ruby
8 8 (3.05%) C#
9 5 (1.91%) VB
10 3 (1.15%) C
11 2 (0.76%) Perl
11 2 (0.76%) VBScript
12 1 (0.38%) TTCN
12 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.38%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.38%) VC++
Qualifications
1 191 (72.90%) SC Cleared
2 19 (7.25%) DV Cleared
3 18 (6.87%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (4.20%) CCNA
5 8 (3.05%) CCDP
6 7 (2.67%) CCNP
7 6 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (2.29%) MCSE
7 6 (2.29%) MCDST
7 6 (2.29%) Degree
8 5 (1.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.53%) PMP
9 4 (1.53%) PMI Certification
10 3 (1.15%) BC Cleared
10 3 (1.15%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.76%) CISSP
11 2 (0.76%) MCSA
11 2 (0.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.40%) SLA
2 5 (1.91%) QA
3 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (8.02%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.29%) vCloud
4 5 (1.91%) vSphere
5 4 (1.53%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.15%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (1.15%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.38%) VMFS
7 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.38%) Nmap
7 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.38%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (5.34%) Backup Exec
2 13 (4.96%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.53%) OpenView
3 4 (1.53%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.15%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.76%) Control-M
5 2 (0.76%) HP SIM
5 2 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.38%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.38%) OVSD
6 1 (0.38%) Nessus
6 1 (0.38%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.38%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 67 (25.57%) Oracle
2 30 (11.45%) Cisco
3 26 (9.92%) Microsoft
4 23 (8.78%) HP
5 18 (6.87%) VMware
6 13 (4.96%) Citrix
7 12 (4.58%) Brocade
8 10 (3.82%) IBM
8 10 (3.82%) BEA
9 9 (3.44%) Sophos
9 9 (3.44%) Talend
10 8 (3.05%) SolidWorks
10 8 (3.05%) McAfee
10 8 (3.05%) Autodesk
10 8 (3.05%) PTC
11 5 (1.91%) SolarWinds
11 5 (1.91%) Panasonic
11 5 (1.91%) Dell
12 4 (1.53%) Acronis
12 4 (1.53%) Juniper
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