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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 30 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 40.00% 34.21% 14.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 73.17% 83.87% 64.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 8
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£400 £470 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% +10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £470 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £470 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%
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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 Hemel Hempstead region.

Qualifications Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
41 31 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 54.67% 40.79% 22.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 12
Average daily rate £425 £363 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £470 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £354
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -20.00%

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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

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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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Daily Rate Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Hemel Hempstead region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 71 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (45.07%) Telecoms
3 24 (33.80%) ITIL
4 17 (23.94%) Windows
5 15 (21.13%) Cisco
5 15 (21.13%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (19.72%) Oracle
6 14 (19.72%) Firewall
7 13 (18.31%) NetBackup
7 13 (18.31%) Backup Exec
8 11 (15.49%) HPUX
8 11 (15.49%) MS Excel
8 11 (15.49%) HP
8 11 (15.49%) SAN
9 10 (14.08%) Oracle Database
10 8 (11.27%) IBM XIV
10 8 (11.27%) Coaching
10 8 (11.27%) SolarWinds
10 8 (11.27%) IBM
10 8 (11.27%) CCNP
10 8 (11.27%) Linux
10 8 (11.27%) SQL
10 8 (11.27%) Brocade
11 7 (9.86%) Project Planning
11 7 (9.86%) Network Design
11 7 (9.86%) UNIX
11 7 (9.86%) CCNA
11 7 (9.86%) CCDP
12 6 (8.45%) SLA
12 6 (8.45%) Service Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (7.04%) MS Exchange
1 5 (7.04%) IIS
1 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (5.63%) CMS
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle 10gAS
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (2.82%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.82%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (15.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.72%) Firewall
2 11 (15.49%) SAN
3 5 (7.04%) DNS
3 5 (7.04%) DHCP
4 1 (1.41%) Network Security
4 1 (1.41%) HTTP
4 1 (1.41%) Intranet
4 1 (1.41%) Internet
4 1 (1.41%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.63%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Toad
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (4.23%) PVCS
1 3 (4.23%) TestDirector
1 3 (4.23%) JDeveloper
2 2 (2.82%) LoadRunner
General
1 32 (45.07%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.63%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Law
3 1 (1.41%) Legal
3 1 (1.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (14.08%) Architect
1 10 (14.08%) Analyst
2 8 (11.27%) Lead Network Engineer
2 8 (11.27%) Backup Engineer
2 8 (11.27%) Network Engineer
3 7 (9.86%) Network Architect
3 7 (9.86%) Senior Network Architect
3 7 (9.86%) Senior Architect
4 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (7.04%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (7.04%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (7.04%) Test Analyst
4 5 (7.04%) Developer
5 4 (5.63%) Service Manager
5 4 (5.63%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.23%) Applications Support
6 3 (4.23%) Administrator
6 3 (4.23%) UNIX Administrator
6 3 (4.23%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.23%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) IBM XIV
2 5 (7.04%) Clustering
2 5 (7.04%) Client/Server
2 5 (7.04%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.23%) HP Superdome
4 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.41%) PKI
5 1 (1.41%) CESG
5 1 (1.41%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Windows
2 11 (15.49%) HPUX
3 8 (11.27%) Linux
4 7 (9.86%) UNIX
5 5 (7.04%) Windows 2000
5 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.23%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.80%) ITIL
2 8 (11.27%) Coaching
3 7 (9.86%) Project Planning
3 7 (9.86%) Network Design
4 6 (8.45%) Service Management
5 5 (7.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2
6 4 (5.63%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.63%) ITIL V3
6 4 (5.63%) Project Management
6 4 (5.63%) Validation
6 4 (5.63%) Programme Management
6 4 (5.63%) Change Management
7 3 (4.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.23%) SSADM
7 3 (4.23%) RAD
7 3 (4.23%) UML
7 3 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.23%) Software Deployment
8 2 (2.82%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.27%) SQL
2 5 (7.04%) Java
3 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (21.13%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (11.27%) CCNP
4 7 (9.86%) CCNA
4 7 (9.86%) CCDP
5 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) SLA
2 2 (2.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) VMware ESX
1 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
1 5 (7.04%) vSphere
1 5 (7.04%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (18.31%) NetBackup
1 13 (18.31%) Backup Exec
2 5 (7.04%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) Cisco
2 14 (19.72%) Oracle
3 11 (15.49%) HP
4 8 (11.27%) SolarWinds
4 8 (11.27%) IBM
4 8 (11.27%) Brocade
5 5 (7.04%) VMware
5 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.04%) Veritas
5 5 (7.04%) Citrix
5 5 (7.04%) Symantec
5 5 (7.04%) Sophos
5 5 (7.04%) Acronis
6 3 (4.23%) Serena
7 2 (2.82%) Lotus