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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 45 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 12 33 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.68% 5.96% 5.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.75% 33.33% 24.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 11
Median daily rate £163 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-63.06% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £408 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £468 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +53.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +39.78%
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
64 99 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 14.29% 17.87% 22.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 48 75
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £272 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 8
Median hourly rate £31.75 £37.50 £32.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.33% +14.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.50 £16.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £37.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +4 2 - -
Harlow +3 2 £360 -
Chelmsford +7 1 - -
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 16 (59.26%) SC Cleared
2 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
3 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 4 (14.81%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (14.81%) CAN bus
4 4 (14.81%) ANSI C
4 4 (14.81%) Requirements Management
4 4 (14.81%) Device Driver
4 4 (14.81%) JTAG
4 4 (14.81%) C
4 4 (14.81%) C++
5 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 3 (11.11%) CESG
5 3 (11.11%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (11.11%) CLAS
5 3 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (11.11%) Business Transformation
5 3 (11.11%) RMADS
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.41%) Government Security Classifications
6 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
6 2 (7.41%) Military
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.41%) HTML
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle
6 2 (7.41%) Unix
7 1 (3.70%) Windows
7 1 (3.70%) Solaris

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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 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 3 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.70%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
1 1 (3.70%) SSL
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) Neo4j
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (3.70%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 2 (7.41%) Military
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Service Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Developer
4 3 (11.11%) CLAS Security Advisor
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Security Advisor
4 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Digital Design Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) ETL Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Architect
6 1 (3.70%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) Ajax
2 1 (3.70%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) CSS3
2 1 (3.70%) Dropwizard
2 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.70%) HTML5
2 1 (3.70%) J2EE
2 1 (3.70%) JAX-RS
2 1 (3.70%) JSON
2 1 (3.70%) Middleware
2 1 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) CAN bus
1 4 (14.81%) Device Driver
1 4 (14.81%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (11.11%) CESG
2 3 (11.11%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (3.70%) Biometrics
3 1 (3.70%) NHS
3 1 (3.70%) Statistics
3 1 (3.70%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Solaris
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
2 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 4 (14.81%) Requirements Management
4 3 (11.11%) Business Transformation
4 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.70%) API Design
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Fault Management
6 1 (3.70%) Information Assurance
6 1 (3.70%) Kanban
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.70%) TDD
6 1 (3.70%) User Stories
6 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.70%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) ANSI C
1 4 (14.81%) C
1 4 (14.81%) C++
2 1 (3.70%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
2 3 (11.11%) CLAS
3 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) JTAG
2 3 (11.11%) RMADS
3 2 (7.41%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (3.70%) Def Stans
4 1 (3.70%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) XenApp
1 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) BEA
2 1 (3.70%) Citrix
2 1 (3.70%) Xilinx