The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Essex region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 49 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 17 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.25% 0.24% 1.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.83% 1.08% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Average daily rate £420 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £353 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.70% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £26.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-31.42% +25.00%
Qualifications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
157 93 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 20.74% 22.63% 20.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 46 37
Average daily rate £400 £225 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £85 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 16
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £29.59 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £88.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
SC Cleared
East of England

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Harlow +1 1 £450 -
SC Cleared
East of England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 26 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) C
3 6 (23.08%) Project Management
3 6 (23.08%) Finance
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle
4 4 (15.38%) Time Management
5 3 (11.54%) Degree
5 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
5 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (11.54%) Java
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL
5 3 (11.54%) SAP
5 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
5 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (11.54%) EAI
5 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
5 3 (11.54%) ETL
5 3 (11.54%) MSI
6 2 (7.69%) AdminStudio
6 2 (7.69%) Apple
6 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
6 2 (7.69%) Legal
6 2 (7.69%) LAN
6 2 (7.69%) ERP
6 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.69%) VPN
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco
6 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
6 2 (7.69%) JBoss

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 2 (7.69%) Liferay
1 2 (7.69%) Lync
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Project
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.85%) NASTRAN
3 1 (3.85%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) LAN
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.69%) VPN
1 2 (7.69%) Wireless
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MSI
2 2 (7.69%) AdminStudio
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Legal
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) French Language
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Data Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Applications Packager
3 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
3 2 (7.69%) Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Software Quality Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Product Marketing Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Project Administrator
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) JSF
1 2 (7.69%) GWT
2 1 (3.85%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.85%) J2EE
2 1 (3.85%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.85%) Physics
3 1 (3.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Project Management
2 4 (15.38%) Time Management
3 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) EAI
3 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
3 3 (11.54%) ETL
4 2 (7.69%) ERP
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.69%) Business Development
4 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 2 (7.69%) Data Mapping
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Change Control
5 1 (3.85%) Dependency Management
5 1 (3.85%) Software Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.85%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) C
2 3 (11.54%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.85%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.85%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) SAP
3 2 (7.69%) Apple
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) JBoss
3 2 (7.69%) Wyse
4 1 (3.85%) F5
4 1 (3.85%) Tandberg
4 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Nortel
4 1 (3.85%) Avaya
4 1 (3.85%) Juniper
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) SolidWorks
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