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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 7 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 22 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 16.79% 16.33% 21.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% 42.11% 57.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 13
Average daily rate
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£374 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £262 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £430 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -6.97%
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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
44 38 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 33.59% 38.78% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 27
Average daily rate £325 £325 £312
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £175 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £434 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 78 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 38 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (38.46%) Java
4 25 (32.05%) HTML
5 23 (29.49%) CSS
5 23 (29.49%) HTML5
5 23 (29.49%) CSS3
6 19 (24.36%) JIRA
7 17 (21.79%) JavaScript
8 16 (20.51%) ISO 9001
8 16 (20.51%) ISO 14001
8 16 (20.51%) Summit
9 14 (17.95%) Information Security
9 14 (17.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 13 (16.67%) Degree
11 12 (15.38%) HP
12 11 (14.10%) Fireworks
12 11 (14.10%) PL/SQL
12 11 (14.10%) SQL
12 11 (14.10%) Photoshop
12 11 (14.10%) Web Design
12 11 (14.10%) Adobe Illustrator
12 11 (14.10%) Web Development
12 11 (14.10%) Automated Testing
13 10 (12.82%) Information Architecture
13 10 (12.82%) Git (software)
13 10 (12.82%) Software Testing
13 10 (12.82%) ISEB
14 9 (11.54%) Web Services
14 9 (11.54%) ActiveMQ

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Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (14.10%) Fireworks
1 11 (14.10%) Photoshop
1 11 (14.10%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 16 (20.51%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) Firewall
2 2 (2.56%) Internet
3 1 (1.28%) LAN
3 1 (1.28%) WAN
3 1 (1.28%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (1.28%) Network Security
3 1 (1.28%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) MongoDB
1 8 (10.26%) NoSQL
1 8 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (24.36%) JIRA
2 10 (12.82%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.97%) LoadRunner
3 7 (8.97%) Cucumber
3 7 (8.97%) Spock
4 5 (6.41%) IntelliJ
4 5 (6.41%) Maven
4 5 (6.41%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.13%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 29 (37.18%) Developer
2 11 (14.10%) Designer
3 10 (12.82%) Web Designer
4 8 (10.26%) Database Developer
4 8 (10.26%) Software Developer
5 7 (8.97%) Tester
5 7 (8.97%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.41%) Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Security Officer
7 4 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Security Consultant
8 3 (3.85%) Consultant
8 3 (3.85%) Technical Leader
8 3 (3.85%) Testing Specialist
9 2 (2.56%) LoadRunner Tester
9 2 (2.56%) Automation Tester
9 2 (2.56%) UX Designer
9 2 (2.56%) Auditor
9 2 (2.56%) Information Security Officer
9 2 (2.56%) IT Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.05%) HTML
2 23 (29.49%) CSS
2 23 (29.49%) HTML5
2 23 (29.49%) CSS3
3 9 (11.54%) Web Services
3 9 (11.54%) ActiveMQ
3 9 (11.54%) RESTful
3 9 (11.54%) Apache Camel
4 8 (10.26%) AngularJS
5 7 (8.97%) Spring
5 7 (8.97%) Spring Boot
6 6 (7.69%) Dojo
7 5 (6.41%) XML
7 5 (6.41%) JSON
8 2 (2.56%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) User Experience
2 7 (8.97%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.97%) Linked Data
3 2 (2.56%) RIA
4 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.95%) Information Security
3 11 (14.10%) Web Design
3 11 (14.10%) Web Development
3 11 (14.10%) Automated Testing
4 10 (12.82%) Information Architecture
4 10 (12.82%) Software Testing
5 9 (11.54%) Usability Testing
6 8 (10.26%) Automation Testing
6 8 (10.26%) Test Scripting
6 8 (10.26%) Information Security Management
6 8 (10.26%) Security Management
7 7 (8.97%) BDD
7 7 (8.97%) Load Testing
8 5 (6.41%) Scrum
8 5 (6.41%) Project Management
8 5 (6.41%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.41%) User Stories
9 4 (5.13%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 30 (38.46%) Java
2 17 (21.79%) JavaScript
3 11 (14.10%) PL/SQL
3 11 (14.10%) SQL
4 7 (8.97%) Groovy
5 4 (5.13%) C
Qualifications
1 78 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (16.67%) Degree
3 10 (12.82%) ISEB
4 9 (11.54%) ISTQB
5 6 (7.69%) CISSP
6 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.56%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.56%) SSCP
6 2 (2.56%) CCNA
6 2 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.28%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.51%) ISO 9001
1 16 (20.51%) ISO 14001
2 14 (17.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.28%) OpenView
3 1 (1.28%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (15.38%) HP
2 8 (10.26%) Oracle
3 2 (2.56%) Cisco
4 1 (1.28%) Juniper
4 1 (1.28%) Remedy
4 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.28%) VMware
4 1 (1.28%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.28%) SolarWinds