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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
Rank 506 542 520
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -22
Contract jobs citing CTC Cleared 77 23 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.048% 0.096%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.81% 0.27% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 17 33
Average daily rate
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£425 £401 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.98% +6.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £224 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £535 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £538 £400
% change year-on-year
-16.27% +34.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £19.68
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 - £14.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.80 - £32.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.68
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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
9543 8443 9343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.65% 17.54% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5490 4696 4904
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £545 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 437 570
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% -5.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £44.42 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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 29 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CTC Cleared across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

CTC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 August 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 +49 53 £390 -2.74% 2
South East -6 12 £450 -16.27% 1
North West - 4 £463 -
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CTC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 138 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 70 (50.72%) SC Cleared
3 23 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 22 (15.94%) Project Management
5 21 (15.22%) ITIL
6 19 (13.77%) Windows
7 17 (12.32%) Service Delivery
7 17 (12.32%) Java
7 17 (12.32%) SQL
8 16 (11.59%) Oracle
9 15 (10.87%) Finance
9 15 (10.87%) Scrum
9 15 (10.87%) Programme Management
10 13 (9.42%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (8.70%) Migration
12 11 (7.97%) XML
13 10 (7.25%) HTML
13 10 (7.25%) Workflow
13 10 (7.25%) Data Migration
14 9 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (6.52%) Information Management
14 9 (6.52%) SharePoint
15 8 (5.80%) Service Management
15 8 (5.80%) DV Cleared
15 8 (5.80%) Performance Management
15 8 (5.80%) Open Source
15 8 (5.80%) Analytics
16 7 (5.07%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 7 (5.07%) Unit Testing
16 7 (5.07%) MS Excel

CTC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.62%) Confluence
2 5 (3.62%) Apache
3 4 (2.90%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (2.90%) Liferay
3 4 (2.90%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (2.17%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.45%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.45%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.72%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.72%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (5.07%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.90%) InfoPath
2 4 (2.90%) MS Office
3 2 (1.45%) MS Project
4 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.62%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.35%) Firewall
2 4 (2.90%) WAN
3 3 (2.17%) LAN
4 2 (1.45%) VPN
4 2 (1.45%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.45%) SSL
4 2 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.45%) Wireless
4 2 (1.45%) SAN
5 1 (0.72%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (0.72%) Junos
5 1 (0.72%) MPLS
5 1 (0.72%) DSL
5 1 (0.72%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.62%) Oracle Database
2 5 (3.62%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (2.90%) JasperReports
4 1 (0.72%) Big Data
4 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.72%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.72%) MS Access
4 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (3.62%) Maven
1 5 (3.62%) JIRA
2 3 (2.17%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.17%) JDeveloper
2 3 (2.17%) JMeter
2 3 (2.17%) Selenium
3 1 (0.72%) Gradle
3 1 (0.72%) Rational Performance Tester
3 1 (0.72%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.72%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.72%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.72%) Ant
3 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.72%) Xcode
3 1 (0.72%) Subversion
General
1 15 (10.87%) Finance
2 5 (3.62%) Legal
3 4 (2.90%) Retail Banking
3 4 (2.90%) Law
3 4 (2.90%) Back Office
3 4 (2.90%) Banking
3 4 (2.90%) Retail
4 2 (1.45%) Publishing
4 2 (1.45%) Military
5 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (15.22%) Project Manager
2 18 (13.04%) Consultant
3 15 (10.87%) Analyst
4 10 (7.25%) Architect
4 10 (7.25%) Programme Manager
5 9 (6.52%) Developer
6 8 (5.80%) Business Analyst
7 6 (4.35%) Data Manager
7 6 (4.35%) Senior Manager
8 5 (3.62%) Applications Support
8 5 (3.62%) SAP Consultant
8 5 (3.62%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (3.62%) SAP SRM Consultant
9 4 (2.90%) SharePoint Consultant
9 4 (2.90%) Java Developer
9 4 (2.90%) Desktop Engineer
9 4 (2.90%) Support Engineer
10 3 (2.17%) Deployment Team Leader
10 3 (2.17%) ScrumMaster
10 3 (2.17%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.97%) XML
2 10 (7.25%) HTML
3 7 (5.07%) Web Services
3 7 (5.07%) CSS
4 5 (3.62%) jQuery
4 5 (3.62%) JSP
4 5 (3.62%) J2EE
4 5 (3.62%) Struts
4 5 (3.62%) XML Schema
4 5 (3.62%) Spring
4 5 (3.62%) JSF
5 4 (2.90%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (2.90%) Hibernate
5 4 (2.90%) SOAP
5 4 (2.90%) DHTML
5 4 (2.90%) Struts2
5 4 (2.90%) HTML5
6 3 (2.17%) REST
6 3 (2.17%) Oracle ADF
6 3 (2.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.80%) Open Source
2 5 (3.62%) Visualisation
2 5 (3.62%) GIS
2 5 (3.62%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.17%) Social Media
3 3 (2.17%) CESG
4 2 (1.45%) Blog
4 2 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.45%) PKI
4 2 (1.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.72%) RMADS
5 1 (0.72%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.72%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.72%) iPad
5 1 (0.72%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.72%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.72%) Clustering
5 1 (0.72%) SecurID
5 1 (0.72%) CMDB
5 1 (0.72%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.77%) Windows
2 4 (2.90%) Linux
2 4 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.45%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.45%) CentOS
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.72%) Solaris
4 1 (0.72%) UNIX
4 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 22 (15.94%) Project Management
3 21 (15.22%) ITIL
4 17 (12.32%) Service Delivery
5 15 (10.87%) Scrum
5 15 (10.87%) Programme Management
6 13 (9.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (8.70%) Migration
8 10 (7.25%) Workflow
8 10 (7.25%) Data Migration
9 9 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (6.52%) Information Management
10 8 (5.80%) Service Management
10 8 (5.80%) Performance Management
10 8 (5.80%) Analytics
11 7 (5.07%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (5.07%) Unit Testing
11 7 (5.07%) Business Analysis
11 7 (5.07%) Data Analysis
12 6 (4.35%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.32%) Java
1 17 (12.32%) SQL
2 7 (5.07%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.90%) PL/SQL
3 4 (2.90%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.17%) C
5 2 (1.45%) C#
5 2 (1.45%) C++
6 1 (0.72%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 138 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 70 (50.72%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.80%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.90%) Degree
4 4 (2.90%) CIPD
5 3 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.72%) MAPM
7 1 (0.72%) PMP
7 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.72%) ISEB
7 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.72%) MCP
7 1 (0.72%) MCSE
7 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.72%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.72%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.90%) QA
2 3 (2.17%) SLA
3 2 (1.45%) COBIT
3 2 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.72%) KVM
3 1 (0.72%) vSphere
3 1 (0.72%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.17%) SCCM
2 1 (0.72%) SCOM
2 1 (0.72%) Puppet
2 1 (0.72%) Ganglia
2 1 (0.72%) Nagios
2 1 (0.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (11.59%) Oracle
2 7 (5.07%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.62%) SAP
4 4 (2.90%) Cisco
4 4 (2.90%) CheckPoint
5 3 (2.17%) VMware
6 2 (1.45%) Sophos
6 2 (1.45%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.72%) BMC
7 1 (0.72%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.72%) Apple
7 1 (0.72%) Juniper
7 1 (0.72%) Remedy
7 1 (0.72%) JBoss
7 1 (0.72%) IBM
7 1 (0.72%) Sun
7 1 (0.72%) Adobe
7 1 (0.72%) Open Text
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