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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 53 45 30
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -15
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 14 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.65% 1.58% 3.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.53% 8.49% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate
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£401 £400 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.31% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £400 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £400 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £37.00 £29.80 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.16% -21.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%
SC Cleared
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
133 106 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 25.14% 18.60% 29.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 56 57
Average daily rate £340 £375 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £120 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £485 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 21
Average hourly rate £47.00 £14.00 £33.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+235.71% -58.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.03 £14.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.62 £29.80 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -20.00%

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
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
Harlow - - - -
SC Cleared
East of England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 33 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (36.36%) Oracle
3 9 (27.27%) MySQL
4 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
4 7 (21.21%) Solaris
5 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 6 (18.18%) ITIL
6 5 (15.15%) JBoss
6 5 (15.15%) DNS
6 5 (15.15%) CSS
6 5 (15.15%) PHP
6 5 (15.15%) PL/SQL
6 5 (15.15%) SQL
6 5 (15.15%) HTML
6 5 (15.15%) Java
6 5 (15.15%) Windows
6 5 (15.15%) Citrix
6 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
6 5 (15.15%) Spring
6 5 (15.15%) Migration
6 5 (15.15%) Web Development
6 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
7 4 (12.12%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (12.12%) Spring MVC
7 4 (12.12%) Project Management
7 4 (12.12%) JAAS
7 4 (12.12%) MVC
7 4 (12.12%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (12.12%) Cisco

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
2 5 (15.15%) JBoss
3 4 (12.12%) WebLogic Portal
3 4 (12.12%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Project
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) DNS
2 4 (12.12%) LDAP
3 3 (9.09%) LAN
3 3 (9.09%) WAN
3 3 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 3 (9.09%) VPN
3 3 (9.09%) MPLS
3 3 (9.09%) RTP
4 1 (3.03%) Firewall
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) MySQL
2 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.09%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MSI
1 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Project Manager
1 7 (21.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Developer
2 5 (15.15%) Java Developer
3 2 (6.06%) Analyst
3 2 (6.06%) Network Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Senior Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Applications Packager
4 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Field Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Network Consultant
4 1 (3.03%) Consultant
4 1 (3.03%) Business Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support
4 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) CSS
1 5 (15.15%) HTML
1 5 (15.15%) Spring
2 4 (12.12%) Spring MVC
2 4 (12.12%) JAAS
2 4 (12.12%) J2EE
3 3 (9.09%) XML
3 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
3 3 (9.09%) JPA
4 1 (3.03%) .NET
4 1 (3.03%) Struts
4 1 (3.03%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.09%) PKI
3 1 (3.03%) NHS
3 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Solaris
2 5 (15.15%) Windows
3 3 (9.09%) UNIX
3 3 (9.09%) Linux
3 3 (9.09%) Mac OS X
3 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Migration
2 5 (15.15%) Web Development
3 4 (12.12%) Project Management
3 4 (12.12%) MVC
3 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.09%) TDD
4 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 3 (9.09%) Change Control
5 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.06%) Change Management
6 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.03%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Validation
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) PHP
1 5 (15.15%) PL/SQL
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
1 5 (15.15%) Java
1 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
2 3 (9.09%) VB
3 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) C++
4 1 (3.03%) VC++
4 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) ISEB
4 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.03%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (6.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Oracle
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.15%) Citrix
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco
4 4 (12.12%) BEA
5 3 (9.09%) Juniper
5 3 (9.09%) Brocade
5 3 (9.09%) VMware
5 3 (9.09%) Riverbed
6 2 (6.06%) Wyse
6 2 (6.06%) Dell
7 1 (3.03%) Hyperion
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