The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
Rank 19 37 13
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -24
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 42 19 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 10.14% 3.56% 10.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.21% 20.65% 39.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 8 16
Median daily rate £450 £565 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.35% +41.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £409 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £850 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +0.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £47.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +193.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £19.45
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +118.50%

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
116 92 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 28.02% 17.23% 25.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 45 49
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £838 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 9
Median hourly rate £34.00 £46.00 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.08% +30.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £32.00 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £47.50 £47.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.48
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.39%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

Security Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
Basildon - 14 £450 -
Southend-on-Sea +6 11 £491 -15.38%
Chelmsford +5 3 £443 -
Brentwood - 2 - -
Harlow -2 1 - - 3
Halstead - 1 £415 -
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Essex region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 31 (49.21%) SC Cleared
2 20 (31.75%) SAP
3 18 (28.57%) Oracle
4 16 (25.40%) Configuration Management
5 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (20.63%) BC Cleared
7 12 (19.05%) Data Migration
7 12 (19.05%) Migration
8 11 (17.46%) SAP BW
8 11 (17.46%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (17.46%) SAP BPC
9 10 (15.87%) System Testing
10 9 (14.29%) Programme Management
10 9 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (14.29%) Oracle Database
10 9 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 9 (14.29%) Post-Production
11 8 (12.70%) QA
11 8 (12.70%) MS Excel
11 8 (12.70%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
12 7 (11.11%) MS Office
12 7 (11.11%) SQL
12 7 (11.11%) ABAP
12 7 (11.11%) Finance
12 7 (11.11%) JIRA
12 7 (11.11%) Business Analysis
12 7 (11.11%) Data Management
12 7 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 6 (9.52%) WebLogic
2 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.17%) Confluence
3 2 (3.17%) NetWeaver
3 2 (3.17%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (12.70%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.11%) MS Office
2 7 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (17.46%) SAP BPC
2 4 (6.35%) SAP PS
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (3.17%) SAP MII
4 1 (1.59%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.59%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.59%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.59%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) DHCP
1 1 (1.59%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.59%) HTTP
1 1 (1.59%) Internet
1 1 (1.59%) Intranet
1 1 (1.59%) LAN
1 1 (1.59%) WAN
1 1 (1.59%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) SAP BW
2 9 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 9 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 9 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (12.70%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (3.17%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.17%) MaxDB
5 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.17%) Neo4j
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (3.17%) Pentaho
5 2 (3.17%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (3.17%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.59%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) JIRA
2 6 (9.52%) Selenium
3 5 (7.94%) JMeter
3 5 (7.94%) LoadRunner
4 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.17%) CA Gen
5 2 (3.17%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (3.17%) NWDI
6 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.59%) PVCS
6 1 (1.59%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.59%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.59%) XDoclet
General
1 7 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Law
3 1 (1.59%) Arabic Language
3 1 (1.59%) Electronics
3 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Military
3 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Analyst
2 10 (15.87%) Functional Analyst
2 10 (15.87%) SAP Analyst
2 10 (15.87%) SAP Functional Analyst
3 7 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 7 (11.11%) SAP BI Analyst
4 6 (9.52%) Configuration Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Consultant
6 4 (6.35%) Performance Tester
6 4 (6.35%) Tester
7 3 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Administrator
8 2 (3.17%) Data Model Consultant
8 2 (3.17%) ETL Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Release Manager
8 2 (3.17%) SAP Basis Administrator
8 2 (3.17%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) XML
2 3 (4.76%) J2EE
3 2 (3.17%) Dropwizard
3 2 (3.17%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.17%) JAX-RS
3 2 (3.17%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.59%) EJB
4 1 (1.59%) HTML
4 1 (1.59%) Java EE
4 1 (1.59%) JSP
4 1 (1.59%) Middleware
4 1 (1.59%) REST
4 1 (1.59%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.59%) Servlets
4 1 (1.59%) Web Services
4 1 (1.59%) XML Schema
4 1 (1.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.35%) CMDB
2 2 (3.17%) NHS
3 1 (1.59%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) User Experience
3 1 (1.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Linux
1 3 (4.76%) Unix
1 3 (4.76%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Solaris
3 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.59%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.40%) Configuration Management
2 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (19.05%) Data Migration
3 12 (19.05%) Migration
4 11 (17.46%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (15.87%) System Testing
6 9 (14.29%) Post-Production
6 9 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 7 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 7 (11.11%) Data Management
8 6 (9.52%) CMMI
8 6 (9.52%) Coaching
8 6 (9.52%) DevOps
8 6 (9.52%) Project Management
8 6 (9.52%) Service Delivery
9 5 (7.94%) Performance Testing
9 5 (7.94%) Scrum
9 5 (7.94%) SDLC
10 4 (6.35%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) ABAP
1 7 (11.11%) SQL
2 5 (7.94%) C
3 4 (6.35%) Java
3 4 (6.35%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.17%) Perl
4 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.59%) C++
5 1 (1.59%) Embedded C
5 1 (1.59%) Embedded C++
5 1 (1.59%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 31 (49.21%) SC Cleared
2 13 (20.63%) BC Cleared
3 5 (7.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (6.35%) ISEB
4 4 (6.35%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (3.17%) Degree
7 1 (1.59%) APMP
7 1 (1.59%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (1.59%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) QA
2 6 (9.52%) ISO 9000
3 4 (6.35%) Def Stans
4 2 (3.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 20 (31.75%) SAP
2 18 (28.57%) Oracle
3 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.17%) Ariba
4 2 (3.17%) BEA
4 2 (3.17%) Fujitsu
4 2 (3.17%) Informatica
4 2 (3.17%) Pega
4 2 (3.17%) Sybase
4 2 (3.17%) webMethods
5 1 (1.59%) Adobe
5 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.59%) Citrix
5 1 (1.59%) HP
5 1 (1.59%) Samsung
5 1 (1.59%) Sophos