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 25 June 2016 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
Rank 561 580 552
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -28
Contract jobs citing CTC Cleared 58 38 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.075% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.55% 0.40% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 30 42
Median daily rate £400 £428 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% -12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £220 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £559 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £284 £450
% change year-on-year
+76.21% -36.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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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
10507 9572 9493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.59% 18.83% 19.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6651 5664 5598
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 363 481 441
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.18 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +34.00%

CTC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing CTC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CTC Cleared within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +26 49 £400 -6.97%
West Midlands -16 4 £550 +57.14%
Yorkshire - 2 £227 -
South East - 2 £615 - 2
East of England - 2 £205 -
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CTC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CTC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for CTC Cleared.

1 139 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 35 (25.18%) SC Cleared
3 32 (23.02%) Windows
4 31 (22.30%) Microsoft
5 30 (21.58%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (17.99%) MS Office
6 25 (17.99%) Finance
7 23 (16.55%) SharePoint
8 19 (13.67%) Active Directory
9 18 (12.95%) Project Management
10 16 (11.51%) Migration
11 15 (10.79%) PRINCE2
11 15 (10.79%) Office 365
12 14 (10.07%) MS Excel
13 13 (9.35%) HP
13 13 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (9.35%) Waterfall
14 12 (8.63%) DV Cleared
14 12 (8.63%) Windows 7
14 12 (8.63%) SQL
14 12 (8.63%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (8.63%) Change Management
15 11 (7.91%) Data Migration
15 11 (7.91%) SQL Server
15 11 (7.91%) ISEB
15 11 (7.91%) User Experience
16 10 (7.19%) Windows Server
16 10 (7.19%) ITIL
16 10 (7.19%) ISTQB
17 9 (6.47%) MS PowerPoint

CTC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (16.55%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.16%) IIS
3 3 (2.16%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.16%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.44%) WordPress
5 1 (0.72%) Apache
5 1 (0.72%) CMS
5 1 (0.72%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.72%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.72%) JBoss
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (17.99%) MS Office
2 14 (10.07%) MS Excel
3 9 (6.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (5.04%) MS Project
5 6 (4.32%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.72%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.44%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.72%) Primavera
3 1 (0.72%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.72%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.79%) Office 365
2 7 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.44%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.72%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.04%) DNS
1 7 (5.04%) Intranet
2 6 (4.32%) Network Security
3 5 (3.60%) DHCP
3 5 (3.60%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.88%) Firewall
4 4 (2.88%) NetScaler
5 3 (2.16%) LAN
5 3 (2.16%) NAS
5 3 (2.16%) WAN
6 1 (0.72%) DMZ
6 1 (0.72%) FTP
6 1 (0.72%) Internet
6 1 (0.72%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.72%) SAN
6 1 (0.72%) VLAN
6 1 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.72%) Wireless
6 1 (0.72%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.44%) EDRMS
3 2 (1.44%) MS Access
3 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.72%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (0.72%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.72%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Toad
2 1 (0.72%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (17.99%) Finance
2 2 (1.44%) Publishing
3 1 (0.72%) Back Office
3 1 (0.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (20.14%) Analyst
2 15 (10.79%) Project Manager
3 14 (10.07%) Business Analyst
4 9 (6.47%) Architect
4 9 (6.47%) Change Manager
4 9 (6.47%) Test Analyst
5 8 (5.76%) IT Manager
5 8 (5.76%) Support Manager
6 7 (5.04%) Business Change Manager
6 7 (5.04%) Business Manager
6 7 (5.04%) Designer
7 6 (4.32%) Consultant
7 6 (4.32%) Developer
8 5 (3.60%) IT Support
8 5 (3.60%) IT Support Manager
8 5 (3.60%) SharePoint Analyst
9 4 (2.88%) Digital Analyst
9 4 (2.88%) Digital Business Analyst
9 4 (2.88%) Digital Designer
9 4 (2.88%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.04%) Web Services
2 2 (1.44%) .NET
2 2 (1.44%) COM
2 2 (1.44%) HTML
3 1 (0.72%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.72%) CSS
3 1 (0.72%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.72%) REST
3 1 (0.72%) Saxon XSLT
3 1 (0.72%) SOAP
3 1 (0.72%) Struts
3 1 (0.72%) XML
3 1 (0.72%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.91%) User Experience
3 8 (5.76%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.88%) Reference Data
5 3 (2.16%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.44%) Clustering
6 2 (1.44%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.44%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.44%) Psychology
6 2 (1.44%) Replication
6 2 (1.44%) Social Media
7 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.72%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.72%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.72%) iPhone
7 1 (0.72%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.72%) PKI
7 1 (0.72%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 32 (23.02%) Windows
2 12 (8.63%) Windows 7
3 10 (7.19%) Windows Server
4 9 (6.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (5.76%) Windows 8
6 7 (5.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.16%) Android
7 3 (2.16%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.44%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.44%) Linux
8 2 (1.44%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.72%) Unix
9 1 (0.72%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.72%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.58%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (12.95%) Project Management
3 16 (11.51%) Migration
4 15 (10.79%) PRINCE2
5 13 (9.35%) Waterfall
6 12 (8.63%) Change Management
6 12 (8.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (7.91%) Data Migration
8 10 (7.19%) ITIL
9 7 (5.04%) Information Management
9 7 (5.04%) Process Management
10 6 (4.32%) Coaching
10 6 (4.32%) Integration Testing
10 6 (4.32%) Test Scripting
11 5 (3.60%) Asset Management
11 5 (3.60%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (3.60%) Open Source
11 5 (3.60%) Performance Management
11 5 (3.60%) Portfolio Management
11 5 (3.60%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.63%) SQL
2 2 (1.44%) C
2 2 (1.44%) VBA
3 1 (0.72%) ABAP
3 1 (0.72%) C#
3 1 (0.72%) Java
3 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.72%) Perl
3 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.72%) Python
3 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.72%) VB
3 1 (0.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 139 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 35 (25.18%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.63%) DV Cleared
4 11 (7.91%) ISEB
5 10 (7.19%) ISTQB
6 8 (5.76%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (4.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (3.60%) PMP
9 3 (2.16%) Degree
9 3 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.72%) CCNA
10 1 (0.72%) CCNP
10 1 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.72%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.72%) MCSA
10 1 (0.72%) MCSE
10 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.16%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.16%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (13.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.16%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.16%) XenApp
4 2 (1.44%) DFS Replication
4 2 (1.44%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.72%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (4.32%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (4.32%) SCCM
1 6 (4.32%) SCOM
2 3 (2.16%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.72%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.72%) Puppet
3 1 (0.72%) SCSM
Vendors
1 31 (22.30%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.35%) HP
3 9 (6.47%) Cognos
4 8 (5.76%) VMware
5 7 (5.04%) Oracle
6 6 (4.32%) Citrix
6 6 (4.32%) IBM
7 3 (2.16%) Cisco
7 3 (2.16%) Google
7 3 (2.16%) NetApp
7 3 (2.16%) Remedy
8 2 (1.44%) BMC
8 2 (1.44%) Facebook
8 2 (1.44%) Sophos
8 2 (1.44%) Twitter
9 1 (0.72%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.72%) Juniper
9 1 (0.72%) Lotus
9 1 (0.72%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.72%) SolarWinds