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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
Rank 491 545 529
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -16
Contract jobs citing CTC Cleared 78 26 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.054% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.80% 0.31% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 19 36
Average daily rate
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£400 £401 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.24% +5.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £198 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £564 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £456 £340
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +34.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 9
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £19.68
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 - £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 - £33.00
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
9802 8369 9591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.86% 17.30% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5565 4704 5040
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 401 398 571
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £11.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -26.53%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 +35 53 £376 -6.17% 6
South East -8 13 £450 -14.28% 1
North West - 4 £463 -
CTC Cleared
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CTC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 141 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 71 (50.35%) SC Cleared
3 24 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (16.31%) PRINCE2
5 21 (14.89%) Project Management
6 19 (13.48%) ITIL
6 19 (13.48%) Windows
6 19 (13.48%) SQL
7 18 (12.77%) Oracle
8 17 (12.06%) Java
9 16 (11.35%) Scrum
10 15 (10.64%) Finance
11 14 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (9.93%) Service Delivery
12 13 (9.22%) Migration
12 13 (9.22%) Programme Management
13 12 (8.51%) XML
14 11 (7.80%) HTML
14 11 (7.80%) Workflow
14 11 (7.80%) Data Migration
15 10 (7.09%) JavaScript
15 10 (7.09%) SharePoint
16 9 (6.38%) SQL Server
16 9 (6.38%) Information Management
16 9 (6.38%) Open Source
17 8 (5.67%) DV Cleared
17 8 (5.67%) Unit Testing
17 8 (5.67%) Analytics
17 8 (5.67%) CSS
17 8 (5.67%) MS Excel

CTC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 10 (7.09%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.26%) Apache
3 5 (3.55%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (3.55%) Liferay
3 5 (3.55%) Confluence
3 5 (3.55%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (2.13%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.42%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.71%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.71%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (5.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.84%) InfoPath
3 3 (2.13%) MS Office
4 2 (1.42%) MS Project
5 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.55%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.84%) Firewall
2 3 (2.13%) SAN
3 2 (1.42%) VPN
3 2 (1.42%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.42%) SSL
3 2 (1.42%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.42%) Wireless
3 2 (1.42%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (0.71%) Junos
4 1 (0.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (3.55%) JasperReports
3 5 (3.55%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.71%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.71%) Big Data
4 1 (0.71%) MS Access
4 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.71%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 6 (4.26%) Maven
2 5 (3.55%) JIRA
3 3 (2.13%) Selenium
3 3 (2.13%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.13%) JDeveloper
3 3 (2.13%) JMeter
4 2 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.71%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.71%) Gradle
5 1 (0.71%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (0.71%) Xcode
5 1 (0.71%) Subversion
5 1 (0.71%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.71%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.71%) Ant
5 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (10.64%) Finance
2 5 (3.55%) Legal
3 4 (2.84%) Law
3 4 (2.84%) Back Office
3 4 (2.84%) Banking
3 4 (2.84%) Retail
3 4 (2.84%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.42%) Publishing
4 2 (1.42%) Military
5 1 (0.71%) Marketing
5 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (15.60%) Project Manager
2 19 (13.48%) Consultant
3 14 (9.93%) Analyst
4 12 (8.51%) Architect
5 10 (7.09%) Developer
6 8 (5.67%) Business Analyst
6 8 (5.67%) Programme Manager
7 6 (4.26%) Senior Manager
7 6 (4.26%) Data Manager
8 5 (3.55%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (3.55%) Java Developer
8 5 (3.55%) SAP Consultant
8 5 (3.55%) SAP SRM Consultant
9 4 (2.84%) Desktop Engineer
9 4 (2.84%) Deployment Engineer
9 4 (2.84%) SharePoint Consultant
9 4 (2.84%) Support Engineer
9 4 (2.84%) Applications Support
10 3 (2.13%) Operations Manager
10 3 (2.13%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.51%) XML
2 11 (7.80%) HTML
3 8 (5.67%) CSS
3 8 (5.67%) Web Services
4 7 (4.96%) jQuery
5 6 (4.26%) Spring
5 6 (4.26%) JSF
5 6 (4.26%) Struts
5 6 (4.26%) XML Schema
5 6 (4.26%) JSP
5 6 (4.26%) J2EE
6 5 (3.55%) DHTML
6 5 (3.55%) Hibernate
6 5 (3.55%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (3.55%) Struts2
7 4 (2.84%) HTML5
7 4 (2.84%) SOAP
8 3 (2.13%) REST
8 3 (2.13%) JSON
8 3 (2.13%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.38%) Open Source
2 7 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.26%) GIS
4 5 (3.55%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.55%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.84%) CESG
6 3 (2.13%) Social Media
7 2 (1.42%) Blog
7 2 (1.42%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.42%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.42%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.42%) PKI
7 2 (1.42%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.42%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.71%) User Experience
8 1 (0.71%) CMDB
8 1 (0.71%) Copywriting
8 1 (0.71%) Clustering
8 1 (0.71%) RMADS
8 1 (0.71%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.48%) Windows
2 5 (3.55%) Linux
3 3 (2.13%) CentOS
4 2 (1.42%) Solaris
5 1 (0.71%) UNIX
5 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (16.31%) PRINCE2
3 21 (14.89%) Project Management
4 19 (13.48%) ITIL
5 16 (11.35%) Scrum
6 14 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (9.93%) Service Delivery
7 13 (9.22%) Migration
7 13 (9.22%) Programme Management
8 11 (7.80%) Workflow
8 11 (7.80%) Data Migration
9 9 (6.38%) Information Management
10 8 (5.67%) Unit Testing
10 8 (5.67%) Analytics
11 7 (4.96%) Performance Management
11 7 (4.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (4.96%) Business Analysis
11 7 (4.96%) Data Analysis
11 7 (4.96%) Service Management
12 6 (4.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.48%) SQL
2 17 (12.06%) Java
3 10 (7.09%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.26%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.84%) C#
5 4 (2.84%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.13%) C
7 2 (1.42%) C++
8 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 141 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 71 (50.35%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.67%) DV Cleared
4 5 (3.55%) Degree
5 4 (2.84%) CIPD
6 3 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.42%) PMP
7 2 (1.42%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.42%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.71%) MAPM
8 1 (0.71%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.71%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.71%) JNCIS
8 1 (0.71%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.71%) MCP
8 1 (0.71%) MCSE
8 1 (0.71%) ISEB
8 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.84%) SLA
1 4 (2.84%) QA
2 3 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.42%) COBIT
4 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.42%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.71%) vSphere
3 1 (0.71%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (2.13%) SCCM
2 1 (0.71%) SCOM
2 1 (0.71%) Ganglia
2 1 (0.71%) Puppet
2 1 (0.71%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (12.77%) Oracle
2 7 (4.96%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.55%) SAP
3 5 (3.55%) VMware
4 2 (1.42%) Telerik
4 2 (1.42%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.42%) Cisco
4 2 (1.42%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.42%) Sophos
5 1 (0.71%) Open Text
5 1 (0.71%) Remedy
5 1 (0.71%) IBM
5 1 (0.71%) JBoss
5 1 (0.71%) Adobe
5 1 (0.71%) Sun
5 1 (0.71%) Citrix
5 1 (0.71%) Juniper
5 1 (0.71%) BMC
5 1 (0.71%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.71%) Apple
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