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 29 September 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 31 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 32 53 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.28% 7.10% 8.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.51% 30.99% 42.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 17
Median daily rate £258 £455 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.40% +1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £378 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £545 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 £21.01 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.13% +5.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £19.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £35.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +47.72%
SC Cleared
East of England

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
164 171 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.93% 22.92% 19.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 57 62
Median daily rate £320 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.89% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £226 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 12
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.27 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% +30.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.95 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £42.50 £30.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +1 16 £250 -50.00%
Hemel Hempstead 0 4 £500 +6.15% 1
SC Cleared
East of England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 63 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (25.40%) Cisco
3 14 (22.22%) Windows
3 14 (22.22%) Linux
4 13 (20.63%) Unix
4 13 (20.63%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (20.63%) Red Hat
4 13 (20.63%) Firewall
4 13 (20.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (19.05%) Shell Script
5 12 (19.05%) Juniper
5 12 (19.05%) CCNA
6 11 (17.46%) LAN
6 11 (17.46%) Perl
7 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 9 (14.29%) DNS
8 8 (12.70%) DHCP
9 7 (11.11%) C++
9 7 (11.11%) Windows 10
10 6 (9.52%) CheckPoint
10 6 (9.52%) ITIL
10 6 (9.52%) HP
11 5 (7.94%) Citrix
11 5 (7.94%) Active Directory
11 5 (7.94%) Java
11 5 (7.94%) Windchill
11 5 (7.94%) Network Security
11 5 (7.94%) PowerShell
12 4 (6.35%) SCCM
12 4 (6.35%) Windows Server

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 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (3.17%) IBM Domino
1 2 (3.17%) IIS
1 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.59%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.59%) LiveCycle
2 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Windchill
2 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.35%) MS Office
3 2 (3.17%) Simulink
4 1 (1.59%) PTC Creo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.63%) Firewall
2 11 (17.46%) LAN
3 9 (14.29%) DNS
4 8 (12.70%) DHCP
5 5 (7.94%) Network Security
6 4 (6.35%) Internet
7 3 (4.76%) SAN
8 2 (3.17%) Kerberos
8 2 (3.17%) NetScaler
8 2 (3.17%) SSL
8 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.17%) Unified Communications
8 2 (3.17%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.59%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (1.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (1.59%) Skype
9 1 (1.59%) WebEx
9 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) MySQL
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (3.17%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (3.17%) Selenium
3 1 (1.59%) MSI
General
1 3 (4.76%) Automotive
1 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.17%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 24 (38.10%) Consultant
2 11 (17.46%) Network Engineer
3 9 (14.29%) Unix Consultant
4 7 (11.11%) Architect
5 6 (9.52%) Administrator
6 5 (7.94%) Network Consultant
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Architect
7 4 (6.35%) Unix Administrator
8 3 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Security Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Technical Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (4.76%) Tester
8 3 (4.76%) Windows Consultant
9 2 (3.17%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) .NET
1 3 (4.76%) Middleware
2 2 (3.17%) HTML
2 2 (3.17%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.76%) PKI
2 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.17%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.59%) Clustering
3 1 (1.59%) User Experience
3 1 (1.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.22%) Linux
1 14 (22.22%) Windows
2 13 (20.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (20.63%) Unix
3 7 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 4 (6.35%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.59%) AIX
7 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.59%) HPUX
7 1 (1.59%) Solaris
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (9.52%) ITIL
2 3 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (4.76%) Migration
2 3 (4.76%) OO
2 3 (4.76%) OOP
2 3 (4.76%) PLM
2 3 (4.76%) Software Engineering
2 3 (4.76%) UML
3 2 (3.17%) Agile Testing
3 2 (3.17%) Configuration Management
3 2 (3.17%) Data Analysis
3 2 (3.17%) Functional Testing
3 2 (3.17%) Integration Testing
3 2 (3.17%) Service Management
3 2 (3.17%) Time Management
3 2 (3.17%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (1.59%) Network Architecture
4 1 (1.59%) Test Scripting
4 1 (1.59%) V-Model
4 1 (1.59%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.05%) Shell Script
2 11 (17.46%) Perl
3 7 (11.11%) C++
4 5 (7.94%) Java
4 5 (7.94%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.35%) C
5 4 (6.35%) MATLAB
6 2 (3.17%) Ada
7 1 (1.59%) Ada 95
7 1 (1.59%) AWK
7 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.59%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.59%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.59%) sed
7 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (20.63%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (19.05%) CCNA
4 2 (3.17%) Degree
4 2 (3.17%) MCP
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.59%) CCNP
5 1 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.59%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.59%) ISEB
5 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.17%) XenApp
2 2 (3.17%) XenDesktop
2 2 (3.17%) XenServer
3 1 (1.59%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (1.59%) Firmware
3 1 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) SCCM
2 3 (4.76%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) Cisco
2 13 (20.63%) Red Hat
3 12 (19.05%) Juniper
4 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (9.52%) CheckPoint
5 6 (9.52%) HP
6 5 (7.94%) Citrix
7 4 (6.35%) NetApp
7 4 (6.35%) VMware
8 3 (4.76%) 3PAR
8 3 (4.76%) Brocade
8 3 (4.76%) Cognos
8 3 (4.76%) EMC
8 3 (4.76%) IBM
8 3 (4.76%) TIBCO
8 3 (4.76%) Veeam
9 2 (3.17%) Blue Coat
9 2 (3.17%) F5
9 2 (3.17%) Intel Security
9 2 (3.17%) Remedy
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