The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 48 16 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 39.67% 20.00% 34.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 72.73% 61.54% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 32
Average daily rate
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£438 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £175 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £375 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £175.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +713.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -33.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Qualifications Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
66 26 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 54.55% 32.50% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 41
Average daily rate £398 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.54% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £175 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £175.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +960.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SC Cleared across the Exeter region.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Exeter region.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 110 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 47 (42.73%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (33.64%) Java
4 33 (30.00%) ISO 9001
4 33 (30.00%) ISO 14001
4 33 (30.00%) Summit
5 28 (25.45%) JIRA
6 23 (20.91%) HP
6 23 (20.91%) ISEB
7 22 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 21 (19.09%) Software Testing
8 21 (19.09%) ISTQB
8 21 (19.09%) HP Quality Center
9 20 (18.18%) JavaScript
9 20 (18.18%) User Stories
10 18 (16.36%) Degree
11 17 (15.45%) HTML
11 17 (15.45%) QuickTest Pro
12 16 (14.55%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (14.55%) Cisco
12 16 (14.55%) Firewall
12 16 (14.55%) Cisco Nexus
13 15 (13.64%) HTML5
13 15 (13.64%) CSS3
13 15 (13.64%) LAN
13 15 (13.64%) WAN
13 15 (13.64%) CSS
13 15 (13.64%) ITIL
14 13 (11.82%) Test Scripting
14 13 (11.82%) Linux

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Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Photoshop
1 5 (4.55%) Fireworks
1 5 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 33 (30.00%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.55%) Firewall
1 16 (14.55%) Cisco Nexus
2 15 (13.64%) LAN
2 15 (13.64%) WAN
3 10 (9.09%) MPLS
3 10 (9.09%) OSPF
4 9 (8.18%) BGP
5 6 (5.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (4.55%) MongoDB
1 5 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (25.45%) JIRA
2 17 (15.45%) QuickTest Pro
3 12 (10.91%) Selenium
4 8 (7.27%) Cucumber
5 7 (6.36%) Spock
5 7 (6.36%) Git (software)
5 7 (6.36%) LoadRunner
6 5 (4.55%) Maven
6 5 (4.55%) IntelliJ
6 5 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
1 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (21.82%) Developer
2 22 (20.00%) Tester
3 15 (13.64%) Automation Tester
4 14 (12.73%) Network Specialist
5 12 (10.91%) Analyst
6 7 (6.36%) Software Developer
6 7 (6.36%) Java Developer
7 6 (5.45%) Technical Leader
8 5 (4.55%) Web Designer
8 5 (4.55%) Database Developer
8 5 (4.55%) Test Analyst
8 5 (4.55%) Security Officer
8 5 (4.55%) Designer
9 4 (3.64%) Senior Network Specialist
9 4 (3.64%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Business Analyst
10 3 (2.73%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (2.73%) Network Support
10 3 (2.73%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (2.73%) Testing Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.45%) HTML
2 15 (13.64%) CSS
2 15 (13.64%) HTML5
2 15 (13.64%) CSS3
3 10 (9.09%) Web Services
4 9 (8.18%) ActiveMQ
4 9 (8.18%) RESTful
4 9 (8.18%) Apache Camel
5 8 (7.27%) AngularJS
6 7 (6.36%) Spring
7 3 (2.73%) Dojo
8 2 (1.82%) JSON
8 2 (1.82%) XML
8 2 (1.82%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.36%) Linked Data
3 6 (5.45%) RIA
4 5 (4.55%) User Experience
5 3 (2.73%) Social Media
6 2 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (42.73%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 21 (19.09%) Software Testing
4 20 (18.18%) User Stories
5 15 (13.64%) ITIL
6 13 (11.82%) Test Scripting
7 12 (10.91%) Information Security
8 11 (10.00%) Automation Testing
9 10 (9.09%) High Availability
9 10 (9.09%) Network Design
10 9 (8.18%) Information Security Management
10 9 (8.18%) Security Management
11 8 (7.27%) OO
12 7 (6.36%) BDD
12 7 (6.36%) Load Testing
13 6 (5.45%) Line Management
13 6 (5.45%) Scrum
14 5 (4.55%) Web Design
14 5 (4.55%) Web Development
14 5 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (33.64%) Java
2 20 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 8 (7.27%) PL/SQL
3 8 (7.27%) SQL
4 7 (6.36%) Groovy
5 4 (3.64%) C
6 1 (0.91%) Perl
Qualifications
1 110 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (20.91%) ISEB
3 21 (19.09%) ISTQB
4 18 (16.36%) Degree
5 16 (14.55%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (10.91%) CCNP
7 4 (3.64%) CCNA
7 4 (3.64%) CISSP
8 3 (2.73%) SSCP
9 2 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.82%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.91%) MCIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (30.00%) ISO 9001
1 33 (30.00%) ISO 14001
2 12 (10.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (19.09%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.64%) Tivoli
2 4 (3.64%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (1.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.91%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 23 (20.91%) HP
2 16 (14.55%) Cisco
3 6 (5.45%) Fortinet
3 6 (5.45%) Juniper
4 5 (4.55%) Oracle
5 3 (2.73%) IBM
5 3 (2.73%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.73%) Remedy
5 3 (2.73%) VMware