The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Hemel Hempstead region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 38 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 58.46% 5.77% 5.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 90.48% 42.86% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £235 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-28.35% +25.62%
Qualifications Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
42 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 64.62% 13.46% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Average daily rate £375 £300 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £355
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
SC Cleared
Hertfordshire

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

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 87 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 36 (41.38%) Telecoms
3 29 (33.33%) Windows
4 20 (22.99%) HP
5 19 (21.84%) ITIL
6 18 (20.69%) Citrix
6 18 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (18.39%) VMware
8 14 (16.09%) NetBackup
8 14 (16.09%) Windows XP
8 14 (16.09%) Test Scripting
8 14 (16.09%) Windows 7
8 14 (16.09%) HP Quality Center
9 13 (14.94%) NetApp
9 13 (14.94%) Active Directory
10 11 (12.64%) MS Excel
10 11 (12.64%) VB
10 11 (12.64%) PowerShell
11 10 (11.49%) CMS
11 10 (11.49%) Service Delivery
11 10 (11.49%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (10.34%) Project Management
12 9 (10.34%) Management Information System
12 9 (10.34%) Service Management
12 9 (10.34%) Project Planning
13 8 (9.20%) VBScript
14 7 (8.05%) HTML
14 7 (8.05%) Data Modelling
14 7 (8.05%) IBM

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (11.49%) CMS
2 6 (6.90%) IBM Notes
3 5 (5.75%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (2.30%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.15%) IIS
5 1 (1.15%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (12.64%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.90%) MS Project
2 6 (6.90%) MS Office
3 3 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.90%) LAN
1 6 (6.90%) WAN
2 4 (4.60%) DHCP
2 4 (4.60%) DNS
2 4 (4.60%) SAN
3 3 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (2.30%) Firewall
5 1 (1.15%) NAS
5 1 (1.15%) Internet
5 1 (1.15%) HTTP
5 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.49%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.75%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.15%) MySQL
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Toad
2 1 (1.15%) LoadRunner
General
1 36 (41.38%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.60%) Finance
3 1 (1.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (21.84%) Consultant
2 11 (12.64%) Tester
3 8 (9.20%) Developer
4 7 (8.05%) Project Manager
4 7 (8.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (8.05%) Transition Manager
5 6 (6.90%) Infrastructure Tester
6 5 (5.75%) Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) ETL Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Designer
7 4 (4.60%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Test Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Business Consultant
8 3 (3.45%) Design Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (3.45%) Project Planner
8 3 (3.45%) Architect
8 3 (3.45%) Network Consultant
8 3 (3.45%) Senior Manager
8 3 (3.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.05%) HTML
2 1 (1.15%) .NET
2 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.15%) Web Services
2 1 (1.15%) XML
2 1 (1.15%) XSD
2 1 (1.15%) Flash
2 1 (1.15%) XML Schema
2 1 (1.15%) JRockit
2 1 (1.15%) RESTful
2 1 (1.15%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.15%) Akka
2 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.90%) Clustering
3 3 (3.45%) CMDB
3 3 (3.45%) Fat Client
3 3 (3.45%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.30%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.15%) W3C
5 1 (1.15%) Open Source
5 1 (1.15%) Statistics
5 1 (1.15%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 29 (33.33%) Windows
2 18 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 18 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (16.09%) Windows 7
3 14 (16.09%) Windows XP
4 4 (4.60%) UNIX
5 2 (2.30%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.84%) ITIL
2 14 (16.09%) Test Scripting
3 10 (11.49%) Service Delivery
4 9 (10.34%) Project Management
4 9 (10.34%) Service Management
4 9 (10.34%) Project Planning
5 7 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (8.05%) Data Modelling
6 5 (5.75%) ETL
6 5 (5.75%) Risk Management
7 4 (4.60%) Business Analysis
7 4 (4.60%) Data Analysis
8 3 (3.45%) Programme Management
8 3 (3.45%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.45%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.45%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.45%) Dependency Management
8 3 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.45%) Migration
9 2 (2.30%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.64%) VB
1 11 (12.64%) PowerShell
2 8 (9.20%) VBScript
3 2 (2.30%) SQL
3 2 (2.30%) VBA
4 1 (1.15%) Python
4 1 (1.15%) Java
4 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 87 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.05%) DV Cleared
3 4 (4.60%) MCSE
3 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.30%) NCDA
5 1 (1.15%) NCIE
5 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (14.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (16.09%) NetBackup
1 14 (16.09%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (5.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.30%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.15%) OpenView
Vendors
1 20 (22.99%) HP
2 18 (20.69%) Citrix
3 16 (18.39%) VMware
4 13 (14.94%) NetApp
5 7 (8.05%) IBM
5 7 (8.05%) Microsoft
6 6 (6.90%) Cisco
6 6 (6.90%) Lotus
7 5 (5.75%) SAP
7 5 (5.75%) Oracle
8 3 (3.45%) McAfee
8 3 (3.45%) Juniper
9 2 (2.30%) Brocade
9 2 (2.30%) Veeam
9 2 (2.30%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.30%) EMC
10 1 (1.15%) Business Objects
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria Recruitment Limited
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