The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 11 22 31
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 52 33 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.74% 5.68% 4.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.00% 27.97% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 9 8
Median daily rate £300 £363 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -30.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £315 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.35 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.38% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.60 £44.10 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +60.36%

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

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
130 118 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.85% 20.31% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 43 39
Median daily rate £325 £363 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -13.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £201 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £473 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 11
Median hourly rate £45.00 £14.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+210.34% -40.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.83 £12.10 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £41.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.82% +82.22%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Hertfordshire region.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage +6 30 £300 -27.27% 2
Watford - 1 £175 -
SC Cleared
East of England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 110 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (29.09%) Juniper
2 32 (29.09%) Firewall
3 29 (26.36%) Cisco
4 25 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (19.09%) LAN
6 19 (17.27%) ITIL
7 16 (14.55%) Unix
7 16 (14.55%) Linux
7 16 (14.55%) WAN
7 16 (14.55%) Migration
7 16 (14.55%) Network Security
7 16 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (12.73%) CheckPoint
8 14 (12.73%) Shell Script
8 14 (12.73%) Red Hat
8 14 (12.73%) Perl
9 12 (10.91%) Microsoft
9 12 (10.91%) Finance
9 12 (10.91%) Software Engineering
10 11 (10.00%) F5
10 11 (10.00%) TCP/IP
10 11 (10.00%) VPN
10 11 (10.00%) DNS
10 11 (10.00%) CCNA
10 11 (10.00%) C++
10 11 (10.00%) SAP
11 10 (9.09%) Windows
11 10 (9.09%) SAP HR

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (2.73%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.82%) Site Server
3 1 (0.91%) Apache
3 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.91%) IIS
3 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (6.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.55%) MS Office
2 5 (4.55%) Simulink
3 3 (2.73%) Windchill
4 2 (1.82%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 2 (1.82%) PTC Creo
4 2 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (9.09%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.91%) LabWindows
2 1 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.91%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.91%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 32 (29.09%) Firewall
2 21 (19.09%) LAN
3 16 (14.55%) Network Security
3 16 (14.55%) WAN
4 11 (10.00%) DNS
4 11 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 11 (10.00%) VPN
5 10 (9.09%) Broadband
5 10 (9.09%) ISDN
6 9 (8.18%) Wireless
7 8 (7.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (5.45%) DHCP
9 3 (2.73%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (2.73%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (1.82%) Unified Communications
10 2 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.91%) BGP
11 1 (0.91%) IPsec
11 1 (0.91%) MPLS
11 1 (0.91%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.91%) MySQL
1 1 (0.91%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (9.09%) LSMW
2 6 (5.45%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.91%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.91%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.91%) GDB
4 1 (0.91%) JIRA
4 1 (0.91%) MSI
4 1 (0.91%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.91%) Redmine
4 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (10.91%) Finance
2 1 (0.91%) Aerospace
2 1 (0.91%) Electronics
2 1 (0.91%) Front Office
2 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.91%) Military
2 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (23.64%) Network Engineer
2 20 (18.18%) Consultant
3 14 (12.73%) Unix Consultant
4 12 (10.91%) Network Support
4 12 (10.91%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 10 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 9 (8.18%) Software Engineer
7 8 (7.27%) Network Support Engineer
8 7 (6.36%) Migration Manager
9 6 (5.45%) Data Migration Specialist
9 6 (5.45%) HR Specialist
9 6 (5.45%) Migration Specialist
10 5 (4.55%) Architect
10 5 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
10 5 (4.55%) Security Engineer
11 4 (3.64%) Administrator
11 4 (3.64%) C++ Software Engineer
11 4 (3.64%) Data Manager
11 4 (3.64%) NOC Engineer
11 4 (3.64%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.09%) BAPI
1 10 (9.09%) XML
2 2 (1.82%) .NET
2 2 (1.82%) XMPP
3 1 (0.91%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.91%) Middleware
3 1 (0.91%) Qt
3 1 (0.91%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.45%) Wiki
3 5 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (3.64%) Device Driver
5 3 (2.73%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.73%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.73%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.82%) e-Health
6 2 (1.82%) RIA
6 2 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.91%) CMDB
7 1 (0.91%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.91%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.91%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.91%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (0.91%) Verilog
7 1 (0.91%) VHDL
7 1 (0.91%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.55%) Linux
1 16 (14.55%) Unix
2 14 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (9.09%) Windows
4 5 (4.55%) Windows 10
5 3 (2.73%) Android
6 2 (1.82%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.91%) Solaris
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.27%) ITIL
2 16 (14.55%) Migration
3 12 (10.91%) Software Engineering
4 10 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 10 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
4 10 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 10 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
5 9 (8.18%) Network Design
6 8 (7.27%) Incident Management
6 8 (7.27%) Network Management
7 7 (6.36%) Integration Testing
8 6 (5.45%) Mentoring
8 6 (5.45%) UML
9 4 (3.64%) Fault Management
9 4 (3.64%) Requirements Management
9 4 (3.64%) Service Design
9 4 (3.64%) Validation
10 3 (2.73%) Data Management
10 3 (2.73%) PLM
10 3 (2.73%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.73%) Perl
1 14 (12.73%) Shell Script
2 11 (10.00%) C++
3 9 (8.18%) C
4 5 (4.55%) MATLAB
5 4 (3.64%) ANSI C
5 4 (3.64%) SQL
6 3 (2.73%) Ada
6 3 (2.73%) Ada 95
6 3 (2.73%) Java
7 2 (1.82%) VB
8 1 (0.91%) C#
8 1 (0.91%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.91%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.91%) Python
8 1 (0.91%) Tcl
8 1 (0.91%) VBA
Qualifications
1 110 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (10.00%) CCNA
4 7 (6.36%) CCNP
5 6 (5.45%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.82%) CCSA
6 2 (1.82%) Degree
7 1 (0.91%) CCIE
7 1 (0.91%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.91%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.18%) SLA
2 1 (0.91%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.91%) Def Stans
2 1 (0.91%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (2.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.82%) BitLocker
2 2 (1.82%) Sendmail
3 1 (0.91%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (0.91%) Firmware
3 1 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.91%) vSphere
3 1 (0.91%) XenApp
3 1 (0.91%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.91%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (5.45%) SCCM
2 2 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.91%) Simpana
Vendors
1 32 (29.09%) Juniper
2 29 (26.36%) Cisco
3 14 (12.73%) CheckPoint
3 14 (12.73%) Red Hat
4 12 (10.91%) Microsoft
5 11 (10.00%) F5
5 11 (10.00%) SAP
6 9 (8.18%) Blue Coat
6 9 (8.18%) Remedy
7 4 (3.64%) Computacenter
8 3 (2.73%) Apple
8 3 (2.73%) Palo Alto
9 2 (1.82%) BT
9 2 (1.82%) Oracle
9 2 (1.82%) Serena
9 2 (1.82%) Symantec
9 2 (1.82%) Trend Micro
10 1 (0.91%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (0.91%) Isilon
10 1 (0.91%) Riverbed
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