The table below looks at the statistics for CTC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CTC Cleared over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
Rank 528 523 508
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Contract jobs citing CTC Cleared 51 28 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.060% 0.059%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.50% 0.33% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 22 17
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £236 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £525 £440
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +19.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £11.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10205 8433 7980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.58% 18.01% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6070 4791 4216
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 480 355 559
Average hourly rate £18.21 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.16% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

CTC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CTC Cleared across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CTC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in England

CTC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CTC Cleared across the England region.

CTC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in England

CTC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CTC Cleared across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

CTC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in England

CTC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CTC Cleared across the England region.

CTC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in England

CTC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CTC Cleared within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
London +38 40 £263 -16.00% 1
South East -39 3 £350 -36.36%
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CTC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CTC 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 CTC Cleared.

1 136 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 63 (46.32%) SC Cleared
3 27 (19.85%) Windows
4 16 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 14 (10.29%) SQL
5 14 (10.29%) Project Management
5 14 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (8.82%) ITIL
6 12 (8.82%) SharePoint
7 11 (8.09%) Oracle
7 11 (8.09%) SQL Server
7 11 (8.09%) Finance
8 10 (7.35%) Migration
8 10 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (6.62%) VMware
9 9 (6.62%) C#
9 9 (6.62%) Programme Management
9 9 (6.62%) Google
9 9 (6.62%) jQuery
10 8 (5.88%) Data Migration
10 8 (5.88%) Service Delivery
11 7 (5.15%) Change Management
11 7 (5.15%) Service Management
11 7 (5.15%) Firewall
11 7 (5.15%) JavaScript
11 7 (5.15%) PL/SQL
11 7 (5.15%) MS Excel
12 6 (4.41%) N-Tier
12 6 (4.41%) SLA

CTC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CTC 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 CTC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.21%) Apache
3 2 (1.47%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.47%) Liferay
3 2 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.47%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.74%) Lync
4 1 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.74%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.74%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (5.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.68%) MS Office
3 4 (2.94%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.47%) MS Project
4 2 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.74%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.74%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.68%) Google Apps
1 5 (3.68%) IaaS
2 2 (1.47%) Office 365
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.15%) Firewall
2 5 (3.68%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (3.68%) VPN
3 3 (2.21%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (2.21%) SAN
4 2 (1.47%) DNS
4 2 (1.47%) WAN
5 1 (0.74%) DHCP
5 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.74%) Junos
5 1 (0.74%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.47%) JasperReports
2 2 (1.47%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.74%) MySQL
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.74%) MS Access
3 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.21%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.47%) JMeter
3 2 (1.47%) Maven
4 1 (0.74%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (0.74%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.74%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.74%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (0.74%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.74%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (8.09%) Finance
2 3 (2.21%) Law
2 3 (2.21%) Legal
2 3 (2.21%) Publishing
2 3 (2.21%) Military
3 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (13.24%) Analyst
2 16 (11.76%) Consultant
3 12 (8.82%) Project Manager
4 11 (8.09%) Deployment Engineer
5 8 (5.88%) Designer
6 7 (5.15%) Architect
6 7 (5.15%) Help Desk Analyst
7 6 (4.41%) Support Engineer
7 6 (4.41%) Technical Architect
7 6 (4.41%) Programme Manager
7 6 (4.41%) Infrastructure Designer
8 5 (3.68%) Developer
9 4 (2.94%) Desktop Support
9 4 (2.94%) Operations Manager
9 4 (2.94%) Change Manager
9 4 (2.94%) SharePoint Consultant
9 4 (2.94%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 4 (2.94%) Desktop Engineer
9 4 (2.94%) Team Leader
9 4 (2.94%) Deployment Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.62%) jQuery
2 6 (4.41%) WPF
2 6 (4.41%) Caliburn.Micro
2 6 (4.41%) AutoMapper
2 6 (4.41%) Dapper ORM
3 5 (3.68%) Kendo UI
4 3 (2.21%) .NET
4 3 (2.21%) XML
5 2 (1.47%) XML Schema
5 2 (1.47%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.47%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (1.47%) Spring
5 2 (1.47%) JSF
5 2 (1.47%) J2EE
5 2 (1.47%) DHTML
5 2 (1.47%) HTML
5 2 (1.47%) CSS
5 2 (1.47%) JSP
5 2 (1.47%) Struts
5 2 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.41%) N-Tier
3 4 (2.94%) PKI
4 3 (2.21%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.21%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.21%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.21%) CESG
4 3 (2.21%) iPhone
4 3 (2.21%) Open Source
4 3 (2.21%) Social Media
5 2 (1.47%) Blog
5 2 (1.47%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.47%) GIS
5 2 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.74%) Ergonomics
6 1 (0.74%) CMDB
6 1 (0.74%) Copywriting
6 1 (0.74%) RMADS
6 1 (0.74%) Statistics
6 1 (0.74%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 27 (19.85%) Windows
2 5 (3.68%) Linux
3 3 (2.21%) Solaris
3 3 (2.21%) CentOS
3 3 (2.21%) Mac OS
3 3 (2.21%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.21%) Android
4 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (11.76%) PRINCE2
2 14 (10.29%) Project Management
2 14 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (8.82%) ITIL
4 10 (7.35%) Migration
4 10 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (6.62%) Programme Management
6 8 (5.88%) Data Migration
6 8 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 7 (5.15%) Change Management
7 7 (5.15%) Service Management
8 6 (4.41%) Scrum
8 6 (4.41%) Investment Management
9 5 (3.68%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (3.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (3.68%) Business Continuity
9 5 (3.68%) Content Management
9 5 (3.68%) DevOps
10 4 (2.94%) Information Management
10 4 (2.94%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.29%) SQL
2 9 (6.62%) C#
3 7 (5.15%) JavaScript
3 7 (5.15%) PL/SQL
4 5 (3.68%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.68%) Java
5 4 (2.94%) C
6 2 (1.47%) C++
7 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.74%) VBA
7 1 (0.74%) XAML
7 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 136 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 63 (46.32%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.94%) Degree
4 3 (2.21%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.47%) PMP
5 2 (1.47%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.47%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.74%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.74%) JNCIS
6 1 (0.74%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.41%) SLA
2 3 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.74%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.47%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (4.41%) SCCM
2 1 (0.74%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (8.09%) Oracle
2 9 (6.62%) VMware
2 9 (6.62%) Google
3 6 (4.41%) Telerik
3 6 (4.41%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.94%) Sophos
5 3 (2.21%) CheckPoint
5 3 (2.21%) Cisco
6 2 (1.47%) HP
6 2 (1.47%) Citrix
6 2 (1.47%) Remedy
6 2 (1.47%) BMC
7 1 (0.74%) Primavera
7 1 (0.74%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.74%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.74%) Juniper
7 1 (0.74%) IBM
7 1 (0.74%) SAP
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