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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 1 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 44 57 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 44.44% 42.54% 17.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 80.00% 77.03% 56.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 11 4
Average daily rate £425 £425 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +49.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £375 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £525 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+49.12% +58.33%
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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
55 74 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 55.56% 55.22% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 15 14
Average daily rate £425 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £525 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

Security Cleared
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

Security Cleared
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 13 February 2016.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

Security Cleared
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

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 62 (87.32%) SC Cleared
2 38 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (36.62%) Java
4 18 (25.35%) Git (software)
5 17 (23.94%) BDD
5 17 (23.94%) JIRA
5 17 (23.94%) ISO 14001
5 17 (23.94%) ISO 9001
6 15 (21.13%) Cucumber
7 14 (19.72%) RESTful
8 13 (18.31%) HTML
8 13 (18.31%) Scrum
9 12 (16.90%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (16.90%) JavaScript
10 11 (15.49%) XML
10 11 (15.49%) Test Automation
11 10 (14.08%) Groovy
11 10 (14.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 10 (14.08%) CISSP
11 10 (14.08%) Jenkins
12 9 (12.68%) Web Services
12 9 (12.68%) Firewall
12 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
13 8 (11.27%) Maven
13 8 (11.27%) SQL
13 8 (11.27%) IntelliJ
13 8 (11.27%) Functional Testing
13 8 (11.27%) SIEM
13 8 (11.27%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 8 (11.27%) Threat Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 3 (4.23%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.68%) Firewall
2 2 (2.82%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (2.82%) HTTP
2 2 (2.82%) LAN
2 2 (2.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.90%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (25.35%) Git (software)
2 17 (23.94%) JIRA
3 15 (21.13%) Cucumber
4 10 (14.08%) Jenkins
5 8 (11.27%) IntelliJ
5 8 (11.27%) Maven
6 6 (8.45%) Spock
7 3 (4.23%) Selenium
8 1 (1.41%) Grunt
8 1 (1.41%) Toad
General
1 1 (1.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (33.80%) Developer
2 10 (14.08%) Java Developer
3 8 (11.27%) Database Developer
4 7 (9.86%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 7 (9.86%) Tester
5 6 (8.45%) Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Author
6 5 (7.04%) Technical Author
7 4 (5.63%) Automated Tester
7 4 (5.63%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Software Tester
7 4 (5.63%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Technical Support
8 3 (4.23%) Data Centre Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Functional Tester
8 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database Developer
8 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL Developer
8 3 (4.23%) SQL Database Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) RESTful
2 13 (18.31%) HTML
3 11 (15.49%) XML
4 9 (12.68%) Web Services
5 5 (7.04%) CSS
5 5 (7.04%) JSON
6 3 (4.23%) CSS3
6 3 (4.23%) HTML5
7 2 (2.82%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.41%) .NET
8 1 (1.41%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (1.41%) Apache Camel
8 1 (1.41%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (8.45%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.04%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.23%) Statistics
6 2 (2.82%) Replication
7 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (23.94%) BDD
3 13 (18.31%) Scrum
4 11 (15.49%) Test Automation
5 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
6 8 (11.27%) Functional Testing
6 8 (11.27%) Security Operations
6 8 (11.27%) SIEM
6 8 (11.27%) Threat Management
6 8 (11.27%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 7 (9.86%) Automated Testing
7 7 (9.86%) Automation Testing
7 7 (9.86%) Information Security
7 7 (9.86%) ITIL
7 7 (9.86%) Malware Analysis
8 5 (7.04%) Change Management
8 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (5.63%) Project Management
9 4 (5.63%) Test Planning
10 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 26 (36.62%) Java
2 12 (16.90%) JavaScript
3 10 (14.08%) Groovy
4 8 (11.27%) SQL
5 5 (7.04%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.23%) PHP
7 2 (2.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 62 (87.32%) SC Cleared
2 10 (14.08%) CISSP
3 7 (9.86%) Degree
4 3 (4.23%) ISEB
5 2 (2.82%) CCNA
5 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (23.94%) ISO 14001
1 17 (23.94%) ISO 9001
2 10 (14.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (8.45%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (2.82%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (2.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (8.45%) Oracle
2 2 (2.82%) Cisco
3 1 (1.41%) Fortinet
3 1 (1.41%) Juniper
3 1 (1.41%) Remedy