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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 9 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 15 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 13.04% 16.42% 13.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.67% 50.00% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 4
Median daily rate £375 £374 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.33% +0.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £275 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £403 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
- +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £30.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.14% +51.25%
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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
36 44 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 31.30% 32.84% 37.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 16
Median daily rate £388 £325 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £248 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £405 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.50 - -
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 28 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 28 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 56 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 29 (51.79%) Java
3 28 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (37.50%) BDD
5 18 (32.14%) RESTful
6 16 (28.57%) Cucumber
7 12 (21.43%) Web Services
8 11 (19.64%) ISO 9001
8 11 (19.64%) ISO 14001
8 11 (19.64%) Groovy
9 10 (17.86%) HTML
9 10 (17.86%) Jenkins
10 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
10 9 (16.07%) Maven
10 9 (16.07%) Git (software)
11 8 (14.29%) Test Automation
11 8 (14.29%) JIRA
11 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 8 (14.29%) IntelliJ
11 8 (14.29%) Firewall
12 7 (12.50%) Scrum
12 7 (12.50%) XML
12 7 (12.50%) Degree
12 7 (12.50%) Automation Testing
13 6 (10.71%) Security Operations
13 6 (10.71%) Security Operations Centre
13 6 (10.71%) Spock
13 6 (10.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 6 (10.71%) Threat Management
13 6 (10.71%) SIEM

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.79%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Office
2 1 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.79%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) Firewall
2 3 (5.36%) LAN
2 3 (5.36%) WAN
3 2 (3.57%) BGP
3 2 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (3.57%) HTTP
3 2 (3.57%) MPLS
3 2 (3.57%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
1 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 10 (17.86%) Jenkins
3 9 (16.07%) Git (software)
3 9 (16.07%) Maven
4 8 (14.29%) IntelliJ
4 8 (14.29%) JIRA
5 6 (10.71%) Spock
General
1 1 (1.79%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Developer
2 14 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Author
4 5 (8.93%) Software Tester
4 5 (8.93%) Technical Author
4 5 (8.93%) Tester
5 4 (7.14%) Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Automation Tester
6 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Test Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Agile Tester
7 2 (3.57%) Developer in Test
7 2 (3.57%) Java Automation Tester
7 2 (3.57%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Technical Support
7 2 (3.57%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.14%) RESTful
2 12 (21.43%) Web Services
3 10 (17.86%) HTML
4 7 (12.50%) XML
5 4 (7.14%) Spring
6 3 (5.36%) CSS
6 3 (5.36%) CSS3
6 3 (5.36%) HTML5
7 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.57%) Apache Camel
7 2 (3.57%) Dojo
7 2 (3.57%) JSON
8 1 (1.79%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (1.79%) Apache Flex
8 1 (1.79%) JMS
8 1 (1.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Computer Science
1 6 (10.71%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (5.36%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (37.50%) BDD
3 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
4 8 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 7 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 7 (12.50%) Scrum
6 6 (10.71%) Security Operations
6 6 (10.71%) SIEM
6 6 (10.71%) Threat Management
6 6 (10.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 5 (8.93%) Functional Testing
7 5 (8.93%) Information Security
7 5 (8.93%) Malware Analysis
8 3 (5.36%) CRM
8 3 (5.36%) Network Design
8 3 (5.36%) TDD
8 3 (5.36%) Test Planning
9 2 (3.57%) Business Continuity
9 2 (3.57%) ITIL
9 2 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (51.79%) Java
2 11 (19.64%) Groovy
3 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.57%) Python
4 2 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.50%) Degree
3 5 (8.93%) CISSP
4 4 (7.14%) BC Cleared
5 3 (5.36%) CCNP
5 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.64%) ISO 14001
1 11 (19.64%) ISO 9001
2 5 (8.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.57%) ISO22301
3 2 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 3 (5.36%) Cisco