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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 28 32 40
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 29 37 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 5.66% 4.98% 1.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.18% 24.34% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 0
Average daily rate
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£380 £420 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £23.25 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+48.38% -19.82%
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
93 152 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 18.16% 20.46% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 83 49
Average daily rate £325 £400 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +72.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £140 £85
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £498 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 22
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +0.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

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 24 April 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
Basildon -4 8 - - 4
Chelmsford -3 4 - -
Harlow - 3 - -
Southend-on-Sea +9 1 £380 -12.13% 1
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 45 (63.38%) SC Cleared
2 32 (45.07%) Windows
3 26 (36.62%) ITIL
4 21 (29.58%) Oracle
5 19 (26.76%) WebLogic
6 18 (25.35%) Solaris
7 16 (22.54%) PHP
7 16 (22.54%) DNS
7 16 (22.54%) Shell Script
8 12 (16.90%) Service Delivery
9 11 (15.49%) UNIX
10 10 (14.08%) Autodesk
10 10 (14.08%) Apache
10 10 (14.08%) PTC
10 10 (14.08%) SOLIDWORKS
11 9 (12.68%) J2EE
11 9 (12.68%) MySQL
11 9 (12.68%) WebLogic Portal
11 9 (12.68%) BEA
11 9 (12.68%) SLA
11 9 (12.68%) Service Desk Management
11 9 (12.68%) Line Management
12 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
12 7 (9.86%) C++
12 7 (9.86%) MS Excel
12 7 (9.86%) Linux
13 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (8.45%) Software Engineering
14 5 (7.04%) Multithreading
14 5 (7.04%) Active Directory

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 19 (26.76%) WebLogic
2 10 (14.08%) Apache
3 9 (12.68%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.41%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (14.08%) SOLIDWORKS
2 7 (9.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.23%) MS Office
4 2 (2.82%) AutoCAD
4 2 (2.82%) PTC Creo
5 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.54%) DNS
2 1 (1.41%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) MySQL
2 1 (1.41%) MariaDB
2 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.41%) SQLite
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.82%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (5.63%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) General Ledger
2 1 (1.41%) Back Office
2 1 (1.41%) Electronics
2 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (25.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (16.90%) Analyst
3 9 (12.68%) Consultant
4 6 (8.45%) Software Engineer
4 6 (8.45%) Service Analyst
5 5 (7.04%) Developer
5 5 (7.04%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Solutions Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Service Desk Technician
7 3 (4.23%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
7 3 (4.23%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
7 3 (4.23%) Field Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) SAP Consultant
7 3 (4.23%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) SAP SD Consultant
7 3 (4.23%) SAP CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.68%) J2EE
2 2 (2.82%) JSP
3 1 (1.41%) REST
3 1 (1.41%) Java SE
3 1 (1.41%) Spring MVC
3 1 (1.41%) Struts2
3 1 (1.41%) JPA
3 1 (1.41%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.41%) Spring
3 1 (1.41%) JAAS
3 1 (1.41%) JAX-RPC
3 1 (1.41%) JAXB
3 1 (1.41%) CSS
3 1 (1.41%) HTML
3 1 (1.41%) Struts
3 1 (1.41%) Web Services
3 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.82%) NHS
1 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.41%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 32 (45.07%) Windows
2 18 (25.35%) Solaris
3 11 (15.49%) UNIX
4 7 (9.86%) Linux
5 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) ITIL
2 12 (16.90%) Service Delivery
3 9 (12.68%) Service Desk Management
3 9 (12.68%) Line Management
4 6 (8.45%) Software Engineering
5 5 (7.04%) Multithreading
6 4 (5.63%) CRM
7 3 (4.23%) Time Management
7 3 (4.23%) Migration
7 3 (4.23%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.82%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.82%) ITSM
8 2 (2.82%) Logistics
9 1 (1.41%) Microservices
9 1 (1.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.41%) Change Control
9 1 (1.41%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.41%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (1.41%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.54%) PHP
1 16 (22.54%) Shell Script
2 7 (9.86%) C++
3 3 (4.23%) Embedded C
3 3 (4.23%) Embedded C++
3 3 (4.23%) C
4 2 (2.82%) SQL
5 1 (1.41%) VC++
5 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.41%) Java
5 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 45 (63.38%) SC Cleared
2 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.23%) MCDST
3 3 (4.23%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.23%) MCSE
4 2 (2.82%) MCSA
4 2 (2.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.41%) Degree
5 1 (1.41%) PgMP
5 1 (1.41%) CEH
5 1 (1.41%) CISSP
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.41%) PMP
5 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.41%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.68%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.82%) vCloud
Vendors
1 21 (29.58%) Oracle
2 10 (14.08%) Autodesk
2 10 (14.08%) PTC
3 9 (12.68%) BEA
4 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.63%) Cisco
6 3 (4.23%) Panasonic
6 3 (4.23%) Dell
6 3 (4.23%) McAfee
6 3 (4.23%) Sophos
6 3 (4.23%) SAP
7 1 (1.41%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.41%) Apple
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