The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 1 12 2
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 63 8 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 45.32% 10.00% 28.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 77.78% 38.10% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 5 24
Average daily rate
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£345 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.82% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £395 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £445 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £31.92
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -43.60%
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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
81 21 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 58.27% 26.25% 38.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 18 30
Average daily rate £325 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

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Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 136 (93.79%) SC Cleared
2 54 (37.24%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (25.52%) Summit
3 37 (25.52%) ISO 14001
3 37 (25.52%) ISO 9001
4 30 (20.69%) ITIL
5 27 (18.62%) Java
6 23 (15.86%) PRINCE2
7 22 (15.17%) Degree
8 21 (14.48%) JIRA
8 21 (14.48%) Information Security
9 20 (13.79%) ISEB
10 19 (13.10%) HP
10 19 (13.10%) Project Management
10 19 (13.10%) Cisco
10 19 (13.10%) Linux
10 19 (13.10%) Firewall
10 19 (13.10%) User Stories
11 18 (12.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 18 (12.41%) Software Testing
11 18 (12.41%) Automated Testing
12 17 (11.72%) ISTQB
12 17 (11.72%) HP Quality Center
12 17 (11.72%) Risk Management
12 17 (11.72%) QuickTest Pro
13 16 (11.03%) Cisco Certification
13 16 (11.03%) JavaScript
13 16 (11.03%) Cisco Nexus
14 15 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 15 (10.34%) LAN

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Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.69%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 8 (5.52%) MS Project
2 6 (4.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.76%) Fireworks
3 4 (2.76%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 37 (25.52%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.10%) Firewall
2 16 (11.03%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (10.34%) LAN
3 15 (10.34%) WAN
4 10 (6.90%) MPLS
4 10 (6.90%) OSPF
5 9 (6.21%) BGP
6 6 (4.14%) Internet
7 3 (2.07%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.07%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.07%) MongoDB
1 3 (2.07%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (14.48%) JIRA
2 17 (11.72%) QuickTest Pro
3 13 (8.97%) Selenium
4 4 (2.76%) Cucumber
4 4 (2.76%) StarTeam
5 3 (2.07%) IntelliJ
5 3 (2.07%) LoadRunner
5 3 (2.07%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.07%) Maven
5 3 (2.07%) Spock
5 3 (2.07%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (4.14%) Finance
2 3 (2.07%) Back Office
3 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (13.10%) Project Manager
1 19 (13.10%) Tester
2 17 (11.72%) Analyst
3 16 (11.03%) Developer
3 16 (11.03%) Automation Tester
4 14 (9.66%) Network Specialist
5 8 (5.52%) Consultant
6 7 (4.83%) Business Analyst
7 6 (4.14%) Technical Leader
8 5 (3.45%) Information Manager
8 5 (3.45%) Test Analyst
8 5 (3.45%) Applications Support
8 5 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (3.45%) Information Security Manager
8 5 (3.45%) Security Manager
9 4 (2.76%) Senior Network Specialist
9 4 (2.76%) Designer
9 4 (2.76%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (2.76%) .NET Developer
9 4 (2.76%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.28%) HTML5
1 12 (8.28%) CSS3
1 12 (8.28%) HTML
1 12 (8.28%) CSS
2 4 (2.76%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (2.76%) ASP.NET
2 4 (2.76%) Web Services
2 4 (2.76%) .NET
3 3 (2.07%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (2.07%) Spring
3 3 (2.07%) RESTful
3 3 (2.07%) Apache Camel
3 3 (2.07%) AngularJS
3 3 (2.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (0.69%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.21%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.14%) RIA
3 4 (2.76%) User Experience
4 3 (2.07%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.07%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.07%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.07%) Robotics
4 3 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.07%) Social Media
4 3 (2.07%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.10%) Linux
2 4 (2.76%) Windows
3 3 (2.07%) Solaris
4 1 (0.69%) UNIX
4 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (37.24%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (20.69%) ITIL
3 23 (15.86%) PRINCE2
4 21 (14.48%) Information Security
5 19 (13.10%) Project Management
5 19 (13.10%) User Stories
6 18 (12.41%) Software Testing
6 18 (12.41%) Automated Testing
7 17 (11.72%) Risk Management
8 12 (8.28%) Information Security Management
8 12 (8.28%) Security Management
9 11 (7.59%) Test Scripting
10 10 (6.90%) Network Design
10 10 (6.90%) High Availability
10 10 (6.90%) Scrum
11 9 (6.21%) Waterfall
12 8 (5.52%) OO
13 7 (4.83%) Service Management
13 7 (4.83%) Information Assurance
13 7 (4.83%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.62%) Java
2 16 (11.03%) JavaScript
3 7 (4.83%) SQL
4 6 (4.14%) Perl
5 4 (2.76%) C#
6 3 (2.07%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.07%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.07%) Groovy
7 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.69%) C
Qualifications
1 136 (93.79%) SC Cleared
2 22 (15.17%) Degree
3 20 (13.79%) ISEB
4 17 (11.72%) ISTQB
5 16 (11.03%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 12 (8.28%) CCNP
8 9 (6.21%) CISSP
9 6 (4.14%) SSCP
10 4 (2.76%) CCNA
11 3 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (2.07%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (1.38%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.69%) MCIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (25.52%) ISO 14001
1 37 (25.52%) ISO 9001
2 18 (12.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (6.21%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (11.72%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (7.59%) Tivoli
3 10 (6.90%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 2 (1.38%) Puppet
5 1 (0.69%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 19 (13.10%) HP
1 19 (13.10%) Cisco
2 10 (6.90%) IBM
3 9 (6.21%) Remedy
4 8 (5.52%) VMware
5 6 (4.14%) Fortinet
5 6 (4.14%) Juniper
5 6 (4.14%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.45%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.07%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.38%) Citrix
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle