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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 6 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 13 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 14.44% 23.58% 20.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.15% 58.14% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 10
Median daily rate £388 £349 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £310 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £388 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £32.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+28.90% +77.77%
SC Cleared
Devon

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
27 43 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 30.00% 40.57% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 20
Median daily rate £396 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.08% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £379 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £23.50 - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Exeter region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 May 2016.

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 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Exeter region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 54 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (48.15%) Java
4 21 (38.89%) BDD
5 18 (33.33%) RESTful
6 16 (29.63%) Cucumber
7 12 (22.22%) Web Services
7 12 (22.22%) ISO 9001
7 12 (22.22%) ISO 14001
8 11 (20.37%) Groovy
9 10 (18.52%) Jenkins
10 9 (16.67%) Firewall
10 9 (16.67%) Software Engineering
11 8 (14.81%) Maven
11 8 (14.81%) IntelliJ
11 8 (14.81%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 8 (14.81%) Threat Management
11 8 (14.81%) Security Operations
11 8 (14.81%) Security Operations Centre
11 8 (14.81%) JIRA
11 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
11 8 (14.81%) Test Automation
11 8 (14.81%) SIEM
12 7 (12.96%) Malware Analysis
12 7 (12.96%) Automation Testing
12 7 (12.96%) Scrum
12 7 (12.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 7 (12.96%) CISSP
12 7 (12.96%) XML
12 7 (12.96%) HTML

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter 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:

Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (3.70%) HTTP
2 2 (3.70%) LAN
2 2 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
1 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (29.63%) Cucumber
2 10 (18.52%) Jenkins
3 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
3 8 (14.81%) IntelliJ
3 8 (14.81%) JIRA
3 8 (14.81%) Maven
4 6 (11.11%) Spock
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Developer
2 12 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Author
4 5 (9.26%) Consultant
4 5 (9.26%) Software Tester
4 5 (9.26%) Technical Author
4 5 (9.26%) Tester
5 4 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Technical Support
6 3 (5.56%) Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Automation Tester
6 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Security Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Support Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Support Specialist
6 3 (5.56%) Test Leader
6 3 (5.56%) Test Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Agile Tester
7 2 (3.70%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.33%) RESTful
2 12 (22.22%) Web Services
3 7 (12.96%) HTML
3 7 (12.96%) XML
4 3 (5.56%) Spring
5 2 (3.70%) JSON
6 1 (1.85%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.85%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (38.89%) BDD
3 9 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 8 (14.81%) Security Operations
4 8 (14.81%) SIEM
4 8 (14.81%) Test Automation
4 8 (14.81%) Threat Management
4 8 (14.81%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 7 (12.96%) Automation Testing
5 7 (12.96%) Malware Analysis
5 7 (12.96%) Scrum
6 6 (11.11%) Information Security
7 5 (9.26%) Functional Testing
8 4 (7.41%) Test Planning
9 3 (5.56%) CRM
9 3 (5.56%) TDD
10 2 (3.70%) Business Continuity
10 2 (3.70%) ITIL
10 2 (3.70%) Migration
10 2 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (48.15%) Java
2 11 (20.37%) Groovy
3 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.70%) Python
4 2 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.96%) CISSP
3 6 (11.11%) Degree
4 3 (5.56%) BC Cleared
5 2 (3.70%) CCNA
5 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.22%) ISO 14001
1 12 (22.22%) ISO 9001
2 7 (12.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.70%) ISO22301
3 2 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.70%) Cisco
2 1 (1.85%) Fortinet
2 1 (1.85%) Juniper