The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 5 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 9 21 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 15.00% 29.17% 59.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.62% 65.63% 85.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Average daily rate £363 £625 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+69.18% +39.55%
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Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hemel Hempstead region.

Qualifications Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26 32 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 43.33% 44.44% 69.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 5
Average daily rate £450 £600 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £250 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £650 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 20 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) TDD
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Spring
4 4 (20.00%) Maven
4 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (20.00%) Java EE
4 4 (20.00%) Selenium
4 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Portal
4 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (20.00%) Ant
4 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (20.00%) Struts
4 4 (20.00%) Java
4 4 (20.00%) Unix
5 3 (15.00%) CRM
5 3 (15.00%) SDH
5 3 (15.00%) ATM
5 3 (15.00%) Nortel
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 3 (15.00%) DWDM
5 3 (15.00%) Pega
5 3 (15.00%) Local Government
6 2 (10.00%) Games
6 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) User Stories

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) ATM
1 3 (15.00%) DWDM
1 3 (15.00%) SDH
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) VPN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Ant
1 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (20.00%) Maven
1 4 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Local Government
3 2 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Designer
3 3 (15.00%) Network Designer
3 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Scrum Master
4 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum Master
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Communications Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) MIS Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) MIS Reporting Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Release Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Java EE
1 4 (20.00%) Spring
1 4 (20.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) TDD
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) CRM
3 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) ATDD
4 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Case Management
4 2 (10.00%) Coaching
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (10.00%) User Stories
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 3 (15.00%) Nortel
1 3 (15.00%) Pega
2 2 (10.00%) Progress
3 1 (5.00%) 3Com
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Isilon
3 1 (5.00%) Juniper
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle