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 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 43 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 16 28 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.31% 4.39% 5.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.75% 27.45% 29.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 13
Median daily rate £223 £394 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.49% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £274 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £475 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +150.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +30.00%
Security 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
81 102 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 16.77% 15.99% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 57 61
Median daily rate £280 £406 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.07% +4.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 5
Median hourly rate £34.70 £36.50 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% -3.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £39.50 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £24.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.67% +20.60%

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 28 June 2016.

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 28 June 2016.

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 28 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
Southend-on-Sea +8 6 - -
Harlow +1 2 £360 +30.90% 2
Chelmsford +9 1 - -
Basildon +2 1 £250 - 1
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 19 (63.33%) SC Cleared
2 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle
5 4 (13.33%) C
5 4 (13.33%) C++
5 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
5 4 (13.33%) Solaris
5 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
5 4 (13.33%) Device Driver
5 4 (13.33%) Requirements Management
5 4 (13.33%) JTAG
5 4 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (13.33%) CAN bus
5 4 (13.33%) ANSI C
6 3 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (10.00%) CLAS
6 3 (10.00%) Business Transformation
6 3 (10.00%) RMADS
6 3 (10.00%) CESG
6 3 (10.00%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.67%) Six Sigma
7 2 (6.67%) BEA
7 2 (6.67%) NHS
7 2 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (6.67%) CMMI
7 2 (6.67%) Military
7 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.67%) MS Office

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 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
1 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) SAP Data Services
General
1 2 (6.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Service Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) CLAS Security Advisor
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Security Advisor
4 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Solaris Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Configuration Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.33%) DBA
6 1 (3.33%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Support Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) J2EE
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) CAN bus
1 4 (13.33%) Device Driver
1 4 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (10.00%) CESG
2 3 (10.00%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (6.67%) NHS
4 1 (3.33%) Biometrics
4 1 (3.33%) CMDB
4 1 (3.33%) Statistics
4 1 (3.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Solaris
2 2 (6.67%) Unix
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (13.33%) Requirements Management
4 3 (10.00%) Business Transformation
4 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.67%) CMMI
5 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.67%) Six Sigma
5 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.33%) ETL
6 1 (3.33%) Fault Management
6 1 (3.33%) Information Assurance
6 1 (3.33%) OO
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.33%) RUP
6 1 (3.33%) Security Architecture
6 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) User Stories
6 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) ANSI C
1 4 (13.33%) C
1 4 (13.33%) C++
1 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (63.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 3 (10.00%) CLAS
3 1 (3.33%) CCA
3 1 (3.33%) CCNA
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.33%) MCP
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) JTAG
2 3 (10.00%) RMADS
3 2 (6.67%) Def Stans
3 2 (6.67%) Government Security Classifications
3 2 (6.67%) ISO 9000
4 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) XenApp
2 1 (3.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) BEA
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Xilinx