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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 10 21 37
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +16
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 56 35 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.72% 6.00% 4.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.11% 30.43% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 7 11
Median daily rate £400 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £305 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £485 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 0
Median hourly rate £43.06 £26.19 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.43% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £42.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +123.68%

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
133 115 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.09% 19.73% 17.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 42 45
Median daily rate £437 £338 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.48% -20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 9
Median hourly rate £37.50 £22.00 £19.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.45% +13.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £12.75 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.12%

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 21 January 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
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 21 January 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 +5 29 £258 -34.39% 2
Hemel Hempstead +2 11 £468 - 4
SC Cleared
East of England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 99 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (32.32%) Cisco
2 32 (32.32%) Firewall
3 31 (31.31%) Juniper
4 27 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (22.22%) LAN
6 18 (18.18%) Unix
6 18 (18.18%) Network Security
7 17 (17.17%) Linux
8 16 (16.16%) Red Hat
8 16 (16.16%) Shell Script
8 16 (16.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (15.15%) ITIL
9 15 (15.15%) Perl
10 13 (13.13%) CCNA
10 13 (13.13%) WAN
10 13 (13.13%) Migration
10 13 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (12.12%) Finance
11 12 (12.12%) DNS
11 12 (12.12%) CheckPoint
12 11 (11.11%) TCP/IP
12 11 (11.11%) VPN
12 11 (11.11%) SAP
13 10 (10.10%) Network Monitoring
13 10 (10.10%) LSMW
13 10 (10.10%) Data Migration
13 10 (10.10%) Data Cleansing
13 10 (10.10%) XML
13 10 (10.10%) Broadband

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 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.02%) Site Server
3 1 (1.01%) Apache
3 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.01%) IIS
3 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) MS Office
2 2 (2.02%) Simulink
2 2 (2.02%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.01%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 10 (10.10%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.01%) LabWindows
2 1 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.01%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.01%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 32 (32.32%) Firewall
2 22 (22.22%) LAN
3 18 (18.18%) Network Security
4 13 (13.13%) WAN
5 12 (12.12%) DNS
6 11 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 11 (11.11%) VPN
7 10 (10.10%) Broadband
7 10 (10.10%) ISDN
8 9 (9.09%) Wireless
9 8 (8.08%) DHCP
10 5 (5.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 3 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (3.03%) SAN
12 2 (2.02%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (2.02%) Unified Communications
12 2 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (1.01%) BGP
13 1 (1.01%) IPsec
13 1 (1.01%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.01%) MySQL
1 1 (1.01%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (10.10%) LSMW
2 3 (3.03%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (2.02%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.01%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.01%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.01%) JIRA
4 1 (1.01%) MSI
4 1 (1.01%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.01%) Redmine
4 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (12.12%) Finance
2 1 (1.01%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.01%) Electronics
2 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.01%) Military
2 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (25.25%) Network Engineer
2 22 (22.22%) Consultant
3 15 (15.15%) Unix Consultant
4 11 (11.11%) Network Support
4 11 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 8 (8.08%) Architect
5 8 (8.08%) Support Engineer
6 7 (7.07%) Network Support Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Data Migration Specialist
7 6 (6.06%) HR Specialist
7 6 (6.06%) Migration Specialist
7 6 (6.06%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Security Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Administrator
9 4 (4.04%) Data Manager
9 4 (4.04%) Data Migration Manager
9 4 (4.04%) Migration Manager
9 4 (4.04%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.03%) HR Manager
10 3 (3.03%) SCCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.10%) BAPI
1 10 (10.10%) XML
2 2 (2.02%) .NET
2 2 (2.02%) Middleware
2 2 (2.02%) XMPP
3 1 (1.01%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.01%) Qt
3 1 (1.01%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.04%) Wiki
3 3 (3.03%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (3.03%) Statistics
4 2 (2.02%) Device Driver
4 2 (2.02%) e-Health
4 2 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.01%) CMDB
5 1 (1.01%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.01%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.01%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.01%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.01%) RIA
5 1 (1.01%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (1.01%) Verilog
5 1 (1.01%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.18%) Unix
2 17 (17.17%) Linux
3 16 (16.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (7.07%) Windows
5 5 (5.05%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.02%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.01%) Solaris
7 1 (1.01%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.15%) ITIL
2 13 (13.13%) Migration
3 10 (10.10%) Data Cleansing
3 10 (10.10%) Data Migration
3 10 (10.10%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (9.09%) Network Design
5 8 (8.08%) Network Management
6 7 (7.07%) Software Engineering
7 6 (6.06%) Configuration Management
7 6 (6.06%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.05%) Service Design
9 4 (4.04%) Fault Management
9 4 (4.04%) Incident Management
9 4 (4.04%) Integration Testing
9 4 (4.04%) Validation
10 3 (3.03%) Data Mapping
10 3 (3.03%) Data Transformation
10 3 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (3.03%) Service Management
10 3 (3.03%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.16%) Shell Script
2 15 (15.15%) Perl
3 8 (8.08%) C++
4 6 (6.06%) C
5 4 (4.04%) SQL
6 3 (3.03%) Java
6 3 (3.03%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.02%) ANSI C
7 2 (2.02%) VB
8 1 (1.01%) Ada
8 1 (1.01%) Ada 95
8 1 (1.01%) AWK
8 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.01%) C#
8 1 (1.01%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.01%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.01%) Python
8 1 (1.01%) sed
8 1 (1.01%) Tcl
8 1 (1.01%) VBA
Qualifications
1 99 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (13.13%) CCNA
4 7 (7.07%) CCNP
5 4 (4.04%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.02%) CCSA
6 2 (2.02%) Degree
7 1 (1.01%) CCIE
7 1 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.01%) Def Stans
2 1 (1.01%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.02%) BitLocker
2 2 (2.02%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.01%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (1.01%) Firmware
3 1 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.01%) vSphere
3 1 (1.01%) XenApp
3 1 (1.01%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.01%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) SCCM
2 2 (2.02%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.02%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.02%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (2.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.01%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.01%) Simpana
Vendors
1 32 (32.32%) Cisco
2 31 (31.31%) Juniper
3 16 (16.16%) Red Hat
4 12 (12.12%) CheckPoint
5 11 (11.11%) SAP
6 9 (9.09%) F5
7 8 (8.08%) Microsoft
8 6 (6.06%) Blue Coat
8 6 (6.06%) Remedy
9 4 (4.04%) Computacenter
10 3 (3.03%) EMC
10 3 (3.03%) HP
10 3 (3.03%) Palo Alto
11 2 (2.02%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.02%) Brocade
11 2 (2.02%) BT
11 2 (2.02%) NetApp
11 2 (2.02%) Oracle
11 2 (2.02%) Symantec
11 2 (2.02%) VMware
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago