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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 3 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 25 26 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 25.00% 24.53% 18.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 64.10% 61.90% 54.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 14
Average daily rate
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£411 £323 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.51% +2.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £175 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £426 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £175.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +960.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+57.77% -22.41%
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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
39 42 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 39.00% 39.62% 34.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 30
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £175.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +960.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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

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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 17 April 2015, 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 75 (90.36%) SC Cleared
2 43 (51.81%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (43.37%) Java
4 27 (32.53%) ISO 9001
4 27 (32.53%) ISO 14001
4 27 (32.53%) Summit
5 24 (28.92%) JIRA
6 18 (21.69%) Degree
7 17 (20.48%) JavaScript
8 15 (18.07%) HP
9 14 (16.87%) ISEB
9 14 (16.87%) HTML
9 14 (16.87%) Automated Testing
10 13 (15.66%) Software Testing
11 12 (14.46%) ISTQB
11 12 (14.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 12 (14.46%) Information Security
11 12 (14.46%) HP Quality Center
11 12 (14.46%) HTML5
11 12 (14.46%) CSS3
11 12 (14.46%) CSS
11 12 (14.46%) User Stories
12 11 (13.25%) Linux
12 11 (13.25%) PL/SQL
12 11 (13.25%) SQL
12 11 (13.25%) Computer Science
13 10 (12.05%) Git (software)
13 10 (12.05%) Test Scripting
13 10 (12.05%) Web Services
14 9 (10.84%) NoSQL

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Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Photoshop
1 5 (6.02%) Fireworks
1 5 (6.02%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 27 (32.53%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) Internet
2 3 (3.61%) Firewall
2 3 (3.61%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (2.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.84%) NoSQL
2 8 (9.64%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (9.64%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (28.92%) JIRA
2 10 (12.05%) Git (software)
3 9 (10.84%) Cucumber
4 8 (9.64%) Spock
5 7 (8.43%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (8.43%) LoadRunner
6 6 (7.23%) Jenkins
7 5 (6.02%) IntelliJ
7 5 (6.02%) Maven
8 4 (4.82%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 25 (30.12%) Developer
2 12 (14.46%) Tester
3 10 (12.05%) Analyst
4 8 (9.64%) Java Developer
4 8 (9.64%) Database Developer
5 7 (8.43%) Automation Tester
6 6 (7.23%) Technical Leader
7 5 (6.02%) Security Officer
7 5 (6.02%) Designer
7 5 (6.02%) Web Designer
7 5 (6.02%) Business Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.61%) IT Auditor
8 3 (3.61%) Testing Specialist
8 3 (3.61%) IT Security Auditor
8 3 (3.61%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Auditor
8 3 (3.61%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (2.41%) LoadRunner Tester
9 2 (2.41%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.87%) HTML
2 12 (14.46%) CSS
2 12 (14.46%) HTML5
2 12 (14.46%) CSS3
3 10 (12.05%) Web Services
4 9 (10.84%) ActiveMQ
4 9 (10.84%) RESTful
4 9 (10.84%) Apache Camel
5 8 (9.64%) Spring Boot
5 8 (9.64%) Spring
6 5 (6.02%) JSON
6 5 (6.02%) XML
6 5 (6.02%) AngularJS
7 3 (3.61%) Dojo
8 2 (2.41%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.64%) Linked Data
3 6 (7.23%) RIA
4 5 (6.02%) User Experience
5 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.20%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.20%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.25%) Linux
2 1 (1.20%) Windows
2 1 (1.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (51.81%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (16.87%) Automated Testing
3 13 (15.66%) Software Testing
4 12 (14.46%) Information Security
4 12 (14.46%) User Stories
5 10 (12.05%) Test Scripting
6 9 (10.84%) Automation Testing
7 8 (9.64%) Information Security Management
7 8 (9.64%) Security Management
8 7 (8.43%) Load Testing
8 7 (8.43%) BDD
9 6 (7.23%) Line Management
10 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.02%) Unit Testing
10 5 (6.02%) PRINCE2
10 5 (6.02%) Web Design
10 5 (6.02%) Web Development
11 4 (4.82%) OO
11 4 (4.82%) Project Management
11 4 (4.82%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (43.37%) Java
2 17 (20.48%) JavaScript
3 11 (13.25%) PL/SQL
3 11 (13.25%) SQL
4 7 (8.43%) Groovy
5 4 (4.82%) C
6 1 (1.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 75 (90.36%) SC Cleared
2 18 (21.69%) Degree
3 14 (16.87%) ISEB
4 12 (14.46%) ISTQB
5 4 (4.82%) CISSP
6 3 (3.61%) SSCP
7 2 (2.41%) CCSA
7 2 (2.41%) CCNA
7 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (2.41%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.20%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (32.53%) ISO 9001
1 27 (32.53%) ISO 14001
2 12 (14.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (14.46%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (6.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.41%) OpenView
3 2 (2.41%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (2.41%) SCOM
4 1 (1.20%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.20%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 15 (18.07%) HP
2 8 (9.64%) Oracle
3 4 (4.82%) VMware
4 3 (3.61%) Cisco
4 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.61%) CheckPoint
4 3 (3.61%) Remedy
5 2 (2.41%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.20%) Citrix
6 1 (1.20%) IBM
6 1 (1.20%) Microsoft