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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 32 30 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 43 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 8.14% 4.75% 3.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.94% 21.67% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 3 8
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +119.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £330 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £490 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.00 - £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -39.65%
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
139 120 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 26.33% 21.94% 26.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 61 57
Average daily rate £345 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 16
Average hourly rate £41.50 £14.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+196.42% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.12 £14.00 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £20.00 £38.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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
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 21 October 2014.

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
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 21 October 2014. 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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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
Harlow +11 1 £350 -30.00%
Loughton - - - -
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 39 (52.70%) SC Cleared
2 20 (27.03%) ITIL
3 18 (24.32%) Microsoft
4 17 (22.97%) SQL
5 15 (20.27%) Oracle
6 14 (18.92%) Java
7 13 (17.57%) HTML
7 13 (17.57%) MySQL
7 13 (17.57%) Cisco
7 13 (17.57%) Windows
8 12 (16.22%) MVC
8 12 (16.22%) Spring
9 11 (14.86%) Windows 7
9 11 (14.86%) Spring MVC
9 11 (14.86%) UNIX
9 11 (14.86%) JBoss
10 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
10 10 (13.51%) CSS
10 10 (13.51%) Hibernate
10 10 (13.51%) JAAS
10 10 (13.51%) Mac OS X
10 10 (13.51%) Web Development
11 9 (12.16%) Relational Database
11 9 (12.16%) XML
11 9 (12.16%) PL/SQL
11 9 (12.16%) LDAP
11 9 (12.16%) Linux
12 8 (10.81%) PRINCE2
12 8 (10.81%) Dell
12 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 11 (14.86%) JBoss
2 4 (5.41%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.70%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.35%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.05%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) LDAP
2 3 (4.05%) LAN
2 3 (4.05%) WAN
2 3 (4.05%) Ethernet
2 3 (4.05%) VPN
2 3 (4.05%) MPLS
2 3 (4.05%) RTP
2 3 (4.05%) Firewall
2 3 (4.05%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (2.70%) HTTP
4 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) MySQL
2 9 (12.16%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.81%) MariaDB
4 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.41%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.41%) DTS
6 3 (4.05%) Neo4j
7 2 (2.70%) DB2
7 2 (2.70%) DataStage
8 1 (1.35%) dBASE
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Subversion
2 1 (1.35%) Maven
2 1 (1.35%) JIRA
2 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.35%) MSI
General
1 1 (1.35%) Front Office
1 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (27.03%) Developer
2 14 (18.92%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.51%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.81%) Analyst
5 6 (8.11%) Project Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Desktop Support
6 5 (6.76%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Service Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Field Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Consultant
7 4 (5.41%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Network Consultant
9 2 (2.70%) Business Analyst
9 2 (2.70%) Network Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) Senior Manager
9 2 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (2.70%) ABAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.57%) HTML
2 12 (16.22%) Spring
3 11 (14.86%) Spring MVC
4 10 (13.51%) JAAS
4 10 (13.51%) Hibernate
4 10 (13.51%) CSS
5 9 (12.16%) XML
6 7 (9.46%) JPA
7 6 (8.11%) .NET
8 4 (5.41%) Web Services
8 4 (5.41%) REST
9 3 (4.05%) Struts2
9 3 (4.05%) Struts
9 3 (4.05%) J2EE
10 2 (2.70%) JAX-RPC
10 2 (2.70%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.35%) HTML5
11 1 (1.35%) WCF
11 1 (1.35%) Silverlight
11 1 (1.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.05%) PKI
3 2 (2.70%) NHS
3 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.70%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.35%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.35%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.57%) Windows
2 11 (14.86%) UNIX
2 11 (14.86%) Windows 7
3 10 (13.51%) Mac OS X
4 9 (12.16%) Linux
5 2 (2.70%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.70%) Solaris
6 1 (1.35%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.03%) ITIL
2 12 (16.22%) MVC
3 10 (13.51%) Web Development
4 8 (10.81%) Change Control
4 8 (10.81%) PRINCE2
4 8 (10.81%) Configuration Management
5 7 (9.46%) Mentoring
6 6 (8.11%) Project Management
6 6 (8.11%) Migration
6 6 (8.11%) Time Management
6 6 (8.11%) TDD
6 6 (8.11%) Asset Management
7 5 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.41%) Programme Management
8 4 (5.41%) ERP
9 3 (4.05%) Quality Management
9 3 (4.05%) Change Management
9 3 (4.05%) ETL
9 3 (4.05%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (4.05%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.97%) SQL
2 14 (18.92%) Java
3 9 (12.16%) PL/SQL
4 5 (6.76%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.76%) ABAP
5 4 (5.41%) VB
6 3 (4.05%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.35%) VBA
8 1 (1.35%) VC++
8 1 (1.35%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.35%) C#
8 1 (1.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 39 (52.70%) SC Cleared
2 8 (10.81%) MCDST
2 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.11%) MCSE
4 4 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.05%) Degree
6 2 (2.70%) MCP
6 2 (2.70%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (1.35%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.35%) PMP
7 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.35%) CCVP
7 1 (1.35%) CCNA
7 1 (1.35%) ISEB
7 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) SLA
2 4 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.70%) OpenView
2 2 (2.70%) Control-M
2 2 (2.70%) OVSD
2 2 (2.70%) SCCM
3 1 (1.35%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 18 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.27%) Oracle
3 13 (17.57%) Cisco
4 8 (10.81%) McAfee
4 8 (10.81%) Dell
5 6 (8.11%) Citrix
5 6 (8.11%) Sophos
5 6 (8.11%) Panasonic
6 4 (5.41%) SAP
7 3 (4.05%) Juniper
7 3 (4.05%) Riverbed
7 3 (4.05%) VMware
7 3 (4.05%) Brocade
8 2 (2.70%) Wyse
8 2 (2.70%) BEA
8 2 (2.70%) HP
9 1 (1.35%) Lotus
9 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
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