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 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 Clearance
Rank 14 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 42 29 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 9.88% 5.51% 5.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.18% 34.12% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 3
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£400 £164 £120
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+144.27% +36.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -4.00%
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 £19.48 £18.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year
+8.19% -35.13%
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
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%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
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 Security Cleared within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Southend-on-Sea - 8 £403 - 1
Chelmsford -5 1 - -
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

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

1 46 (55.42%) SC Cleared
2 28 (33.73%) ITIL
2 28 (33.73%) Windows
3 27 (32.53%) Oracle
4 18 (21.69%) WebLogic
5 17 (20.48%) Solaris
6 16 (19.28%) MySQL
7 15 (18.07%) PHP
7 15 (18.07%) DNS
7 15 (18.07%) Shell Script
8 14 (16.87%) UNIX
9 12 (14.46%) Microsoft
10 11 (13.25%) J2EE
11 10 (12.05%) WebLogic Portal
11 10 (12.05%) Cisco
11 10 (12.05%) BEA
11 10 (12.05%) Apache
12 9 (10.84%) HTML
12 9 (10.84%) Java
12 9 (10.84%) SLA
12 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (9.64%) Service Desk Management
13 8 (9.64%) Line Management
13 8 (9.64%) Autodesk
13 8 (9.64%) PTC
13 8 (9.64%) SolidWorks
13 8 (9.64%) Service Delivery
13 8 (9.64%) MS Excel
14 7 (8.43%) SQL
14 7 (8.43%) JBoss

Security 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 Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (21.69%) WebLogic
2 10 (12.05%) WebLogic Portal
2 10 (12.05%) Apache
3 7 (8.43%) JBoss
4 2 (2.41%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (9.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.82%) MS Office
3 1 (1.20%) MS Project
3 1 (1.20%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.07%) DNS
2 4 (4.82%) LDAP
3 3 (3.61%) LAN
3 3 (3.61%) WAN
3 3 (3.61%) Ethernet
3 3 (3.61%) VPN
3 3 (3.61%) RTP
3 3 (3.61%) MPLS
4 1 (1.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.28%) MySQL
2 5 (6.02%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.82%) MariaDB
3 4 (4.82%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.61%) Neo4j
5 2 (2.41%) DataStage
5 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.41%) DB2
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.20%) DTS
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Subversion
2 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.20%) JIRA
2 1 (1.20%) Maven
General
1 3 (3.61%) Finance
2 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.20%) Front Office
3 1 (1.20%) Banking
3 1 (1.20%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 18 (21.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (15.66%) Analyst
3 11 (13.25%) Developer
4 9 (10.84%) Project Manager
4 9 (10.84%) Java Developer
5 8 (9.64%) Consultant
6 7 (8.43%) Field Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Service Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Project Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Solutions Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Functional Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) SAP Functional Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) CRM Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) SAP Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) SAP SD Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) SAP CRM Consultant
10 2 (2.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.25%) J2EE
2 9 (10.84%) HTML
3 7 (8.43%) Spring
4 6 (7.23%) Spring MVC
4 6 (7.23%) CSS
5 5 (6.02%) JAAS
5 5 (6.02%) Hibernate
6 3 (3.61%) XML
6 3 (3.61%) REST
7 2 (2.41%) Struts2
7 2 (2.41%) JPA
7 2 (2.41%) Struts
7 2 (2.41%) Web Services
8 1 (1.20%) SOAP
8 1 (1.20%) .NET
8 1 (1.20%) XHTML
8 1 (1.20%) DOM
8 1 (1.20%) XSL
8 1 (1.20%) JAX-RPC
8 1 (1.20%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.61%) PKI
3 2 (2.41%) NHS
4 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 28 (33.73%) Windows
2 17 (20.48%) Solaris
3 14 (16.87%) UNIX
4 7 (8.43%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.02%) Mac OS X
6 4 (4.82%) Linux
7 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.41%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.73%) ITIL
2 8 (9.64%) Service Desk Management
2 8 (9.64%) Line Management
2 8 (9.64%) Service Delivery
3 7 (8.43%) PRINCE2
4 6 (7.23%) Web Development
4 6 (7.23%) MVC
5 5 (6.02%) Project Management
5 5 (6.02%) Asset Management
5 5 (6.02%) Time Management
5 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
6 4 (4.82%) Change Control
6 4 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.82%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.61%) CRM
7 3 (3.61%) Migration
7 3 (3.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.41%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (2.41%) Coaching
8 2 (2.41%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.07%) PHP
1 15 (18.07%) Shell Script
2 9 (10.84%) Java
3 7 (8.43%) SQL
4 5 (6.02%) PL/SQL
5 4 (4.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.20%) VB
6 1 (1.20%) C++
6 1 (1.20%) VC++
6 1 (1.20%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 46 (55.42%) SC Cleared
2 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (7.23%) MCDST
4 5 (6.02%) MCSE
5 3 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.41%) Degree
6 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.41%) MCSA
7 1 (1.20%) MCP
7 1 (1.20%) PMP
7 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.20%) CISSP
7 1 (1.20%) ISEB
7 1 (1.20%) CCNP
7 1 (1.20%) CCNA
7 1 (1.20%) CCVP
7 1 (1.20%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.84%) SLA
2 4 (4.82%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.41%) vCloud
3 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.41%) Control-M
3 1 (1.20%) OpenView
3 1 (1.20%) OVSD
3 1 (1.20%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 27 (32.53%) Oracle
2 12 (14.46%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.05%) Cisco
3 10 (12.05%) BEA
4 8 (9.64%) Autodesk
4 8 (9.64%) PTC
4 8 (9.64%) SolidWorks
5 6 (7.23%) McAfee
6 5 (6.02%) Dell
6 5 (6.02%) Sophos
6 5 (6.02%) Panasonic
7 3 (3.61%) SAP
7 3 (3.61%) Citrix
7 3 (3.61%) Juniper
7 3 (3.61%) VMware
7 3 (3.61%) Brocade
7 3 (3.61%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.20%) HP
8 1 (1.20%) Hyperion
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £405 per day
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