The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 25 45 26
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -19
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 29 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.82% 1.90% 4.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.43% 11.76% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 1
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£401 £394 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.71% -7.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £373
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £29.80 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -28.00%
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East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Qualifications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
102 85 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 24.00% 16.16% 28.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 44 35
Average daily rate £375 £407 £155
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.80% +162.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £120 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £475 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 22
Average hourly rate £42.00 £29.80 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.93% +14.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £18.60 £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.88 £38.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Essex

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 46 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (41.30%) Oracle
2 19 (41.30%) Windows
3 17 (36.96%) Solaris
3 17 (36.96%) WebLogic
4 15 (32.61%) PHP
4 15 (32.61%) DNS
4 15 (32.61%) Shell Script
5 11 (23.91%) MySQL
5 11 (23.91%) ITIL
6 10 (21.74%) J2EE
6 10 (21.74%) Apache
6 10 (21.74%) BEA
6 10 (21.74%) WebLogic Portal
7 8 (17.39%) Autodesk
7 8 (17.39%) UNIX
7 8 (17.39%) PTC
7 8 (17.39%) SolidWorks
7 8 (17.39%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
9 3 (6.52%) PKI
9 3 (6.52%) Brocade
9 3 (6.52%) Riverbed
9 3 (6.52%) Change Control
9 3 (6.52%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.52%) VMware
9 3 (6.52%) Migration
9 3 (6.52%) SAP
9 3 (6.52%) CRM

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (36.96%) WebLogic
2 10 (21.74%) Apache
2 10 (21.74%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (4.35%) JBoss
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Project
1 1 (2.17%) MS Office
1 1 (2.17%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) SAP SD
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) DNS
2 3 (6.52%) LAN
2 3 (6.52%) WAN
2 3 (6.52%) Ethernet
2 3 (6.52%) VPN
2 3 (6.52%) RTP
2 3 (6.52%) MPLS
3 1 (2.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) MySQL
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (15.22%) Analyst
2 7 (15.22%) Consultant
3 6 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Solutions Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Functional Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) SAP SD Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) SAP CRM Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) CRM Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Voice Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) J2EE
2 2 (4.35%) CSS
2 2 (4.35%) HTML
2 2 (4.35%) Spring
3 1 (2.17%) Spring MVC
3 1 (2.17%) Struts2
3 1 (2.17%) .NET
3 1 (2.17%) Struts
3 1 (2.17%) JAAS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) PKI
2 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) Windows
2 17 (36.96%) Solaris
3 8 (17.39%) UNIX
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) ITIL
2 8 (17.39%) Service Delivery
3 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 3 (6.52%) Change Control
4 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.52%) Migration
4 3 (6.52%) CRM
4 3 (6.52%) Project Management
5 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.35%) Web Development
6 1 (2.17%) Cash Management
6 1 (2.17%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.17%) Dependency Management
6 1 (2.17%) Coaching
6 1 (2.17%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.17%) Change Management
6 1 (2.17%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (2.17%) MVC
6 1 (2.17%) Validation
6 1 (2.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) PHP
1 15 (32.61%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.35%) Java
2 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
2 2 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) VB
3 1 (2.17%) C++
3 1 (2.17%) VC++
3 1 (2.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 46 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) ISEB
3 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.35%) vCloud
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) Oracle
2 10 (21.74%) BEA
3 8 (17.39%) Autodesk
3 8 (17.39%) PTC
3 8 (17.39%) SolidWorks
4 3 (6.52%) Brocade
4 3 (6.52%) Riverbed
4 3 (6.52%) VMware
4 3 (6.52%) SAP
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.52%) Citrix
4 3 (6.52%) Juniper
5 1 (2.17%) Hyperion
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
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