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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 13 30 36
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 45 36 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 10.69% 5.31% 1.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.27% 28.57% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 1
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£385 £378 £120
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.98% +214.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £356 £365
% change year-on-year
+10.95% -2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +120.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+91.66% -32.07%
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
104 126 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 24.70% 18.58% 25.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 66 40
Average daily rate £375 £414 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.31% +129.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £140 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 26
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £33.74
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £19.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £38.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.33%

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 4 March 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
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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 +12 7 £403 -6.93% 1
Chelmsford -2 1 - - 3
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (61.33%) SC Cleared
2 30 (40.00%) Windows
3 29 (38.67%) Oracle
4 25 (33.33%) ITIL
5 22 (29.33%) WebLogic
6 20 (26.67%) Solaris
7 16 (21.33%) Shell Script
7 16 (21.33%) UNIX
7 16 (21.33%) PHP
7 16 (21.33%) DNS
8 15 (20.00%) MySQL
9 12 (16.00%) Service Delivery
9 12 (16.00%) Apache
10 11 (14.67%) J2EE
10 11 (14.67%) BEA
10 11 (14.67%) WebLogic Portal
11 10 (13.33%) Autodesk
11 10 (13.33%) PTC
11 10 (13.33%) SolidWorks
12 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
13 7 (9.33%) SLA
13 7 (9.33%) Service Desk Management
13 7 (9.33%) Line Management
14 6 (8.00%) MS Excel
14 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (8.00%) HTML
14 6 (8.00%) Java
15 5 (6.67%) MVC
15 5 (6.67%) Configuration Management
15 5 (6.67%) Linux

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 22 (29.33%) WebLogic
2 12 (16.00%) Apache
3 11 (14.67%) WebLogic Portal
4 5 (6.67%) JBoss
5 2 (2.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.67%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.33%) DNS
2 3 (4.00%) LDAP
3 2 (2.67%) HTTP
4 1 (1.33%) MPLS
4 1 (1.33%) RTP
4 1 (1.33%) VPN
4 1 (1.33%) LAN
4 1 (1.33%) WAN
4 1 (1.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.00%) MySQL
2 4 (5.33%) MariaDB
2 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.67%) Neo4j
4 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.67%) DB2
4 2 (2.67%) DataStage
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.33%) DTS
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.33%) Front Office
2 1 (1.33%) Back Office
2 1 (1.33%) Electronics
2 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.33%) General Ledger
2 1 (1.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (17.33%) Analyst
3 9 (12.00%) Developer
3 9 (12.00%) Consultant
4 6 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 5 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.33%) Solutions Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Service Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Field Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) SAP Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) SAP SD Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) SAP CRM Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) Functional Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.67%) J2EE
2 6 (8.00%) HTML
3 5 (6.67%) Spring MVC
3 5 (6.67%) Spring
4 4 (5.33%) CSS
4 4 (5.33%) JAAS
4 4 (5.33%) Hibernate
5 3 (4.00%) XML
5 3 (4.00%) REST
6 2 (2.67%) Struts2
6 2 (2.67%) JPA
6 2 (2.67%) JAX-RPC
6 2 (2.67%) JSP
6 2 (2.67%) Struts
6 2 (2.67%) Web Services
7 1 (1.33%) .NET
7 1 (1.33%) JAXB
7 1 (1.33%) JAX-RS
7 1 (1.33%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (2.67%) NHS
3 1 (1.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 30 (40.00%) Windows
2 20 (26.67%) Solaris
3 16 (21.33%) UNIX
4 5 (6.67%) Linux
4 5 (6.67%) Mac OS X
5 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.33%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.33%) ITIL
2 12 (16.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (9.33%) Service Desk Management
3 7 (9.33%) Line Management
4 5 (6.67%) MVC
4 5 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 4 (5.33%) Web Development
6 3 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.00%) Project Management
6 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.00%) CRM
6 3 (4.00%) Time Management
6 3 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (4.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.67%) TDD
7 2 (2.67%) Logistics
7 2 (2.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (2.67%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (2.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.33%) Shell Script
1 16 (21.33%) PHP
2 6 (8.00%) Java
3 4 (5.33%) SQL
4 3 (4.00%) C++
4 3 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.33%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.33%) VB
6 1 (1.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 46 (61.33%) SC Cleared
2 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.00%) MCSE
3 3 (4.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.00%) VCP4
3 3 (4.00%) MCDST
4 2 (2.67%) Degree
4 2 (2.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.67%) MCSA
5 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.33%) PMP
5 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.33%) CCNP
5 1 (1.33%) ISEB
5 1 (1.33%) CISSP
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.33%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) SLA
2 4 (5.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Control-M
2 1 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 29 (38.67%) Oracle
2 11 (14.67%) BEA
3 10 (13.33%) Autodesk
3 10 (13.33%) PTC
3 10 (13.33%) SolidWorks
4 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.67%) Cisco
6 3 (4.00%) McAfee
6 3 (4.00%) Sophos
6 3 (4.00%) SAP
6 3 (4.00%) Dell
6 3 (4.00%) Panasonic
7 1 (1.33%) VMware
7 1 (1.33%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.33%) Juniper
7 1 (1.33%) Citrix
7 1 (1.33%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.33%) Brocade
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