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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 18 42 24
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -18
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 72 11 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.55% 2.27% 6.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.64% 11.83% 31.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 13
Average daily rate
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£425 £150 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+183.33% -68.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £147 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £318 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £360 £373
% change year-on-year
+2.08% -3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.25 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -55.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.25 £30.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £16.25 £38.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -35.18%
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
165 93 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.60% 19.21% 19.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 36 73
Average daily rate £400 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £147 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 10
Average hourly rate £16.25 £16.20 £33.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.30% -51.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.98 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.80 £18.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead +9 53 £425 - 3
Stevenage +1 10 £245 -3.92% 3
Watford - - - - 1
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Hertford - - - -
Hoddesdon - - - -
St Albans - - - -
SC Cleared
East of England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 105 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 52 (49.52%) Telecoms
3 26 (24.76%) ITIL
4 18 (17.14%) Windows
5 17 (16.19%) Finance
6 15 (14.29%) Oracle
7 14 (13.33%) MS Excel
8 13 (12.38%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (11.43%) Firewall
9 12 (11.43%) Cisco
9 12 (11.43%) Backup Exec
10 11 (10.48%) NetBackup
10 11 (10.48%) HP
10 11 (10.48%) Project Management
11 10 (9.52%) SLA
11 10 (9.52%) SQL
11 10 (9.52%) HPUX
12 9 (8.57%) Microsoft
12 9 (8.57%) SAN
12 9 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (8.57%) Service Management
13 8 (7.62%) VMware
13 8 (7.62%) Java
13 8 (7.62%) Oracle Database
14 7 (6.67%) Coaching
14 7 (6.67%) SolarWinds
14 7 (6.67%) Project Planning
14 7 (6.67%) SQL Server
14 7 (6.67%) CCNP
14 7 (6.67%) Active Directory

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (5.71%) MS Exchange
1 6 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (4.76%) IIS
3 4 (3.81%) CMS
4 3 (2.86%) IBM Notes
4 3 (2.86%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (1.90%) Apache
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.90%) Liferay
5 2 (1.90%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.71%) MS Office
3 2 (1.90%) MS Project
4 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.43%) Firewall
2 9 (8.57%) SAN
3 6 (5.71%) DHCP
3 6 (5.71%) DNS
4 1 (0.95%) LAN
4 1 (0.95%) WAN
4 1 (0.95%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.95%) HTTP
4 1 (0.95%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.95%) Intranet
4 1 (0.95%) Internet
4 1 (0.95%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.62%) Oracle Database
2 7 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.81%) MS Access
6 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.90%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (1.90%) JasperReports
8 1 (0.95%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) LoadRunner
1 2 (1.90%) Maven
General
1 52 (49.52%) Telecoms
2 17 (16.19%) Finance
3 4 (3.81%) Law
4 2 (1.90%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.95%) Billing
5 1 (0.95%) Marketing
5 1 (0.95%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (9.52%) Analyst
2 7 (6.67%) Architect
2 7 (6.67%) Project Manager
2 7 (6.67%) Network Engineer
2 7 (6.67%) Administrator
2 7 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (6.67%) Lead Network Engineer
3 6 (5.71%) Developer
3 6 (5.71%) Backup Engineer
4 5 (4.76%) Test Analyst
4 5 (4.76%) Consultant
4 5 (4.76%) Applications Support
4 5 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (3.81%) UNIX Administrator
5 4 (3.81%) Network Architect
5 4 (3.81%) Transition Manager
5 4 (3.81%) Senior Architect
5 4 (3.81%) Senior Network Architect
5 4 (3.81%) Service Manager
6 3 (2.86%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.90%) DHTML
1 2 (1.90%) HTML
1 2 (1.90%) J2EE
1 2 (1.90%) CSS
1 2 (1.90%) JSP
1 2 (1.90%) Struts
1 2 (1.90%) Web Services
1 2 (1.90%) XML
1 2 (1.90%) XML Schema
1 2 (1.90%) Hibernate
1 2 (1.90%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (1.90%) Spring
1 2 (1.90%) JSF
1 2 (1.90%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 6 (5.71%) Blackberry
2 6 (5.71%) IBM XIV
3 5 (4.76%) Clustering
4 4 (3.81%) HP Superdome
5 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.90%) Open Source
6 2 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.90%) GIS
6 2 (1.90%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.95%) CESG
7 1 (0.95%) PKI
7 1 (0.95%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.14%) Windows
2 10 (9.52%) HPUX
3 6 (5.71%) Linux
3 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.76%) UNIX
4 5 (4.76%) Windows 2000
5 3 (2.86%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.90%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.76%) ITIL
2 11 (10.48%) Project Management
3 9 (8.57%) Service Management
3 9 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (6.67%) Project Planning
4 7 (6.67%) Coaching
5 6 (5.71%) Programme Management
6 5 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 5 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (4.76%) Risk Management
6 5 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (4.76%) Software Deployment
7 4 (3.81%) Dependency Management
7 4 (3.81%) Change Control
7 4 (3.81%) ETL
7 4 (3.81%) Validation
7 4 (3.81%) Change Management
7 4 (3.81%) PRINCE2
7 4 (3.81%) Network Design
7 4 (3.81%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.52%) SQL
2 8 (7.62%) Java
3 5 (4.76%) VB
4 2 (1.90%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.95%) C
5 1 (0.95%) C++
5 1 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 105 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (12.38%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (6.67%) CCNP
4 6 (5.71%) CCNA
5 4 (3.81%) CCDP
6 3 (2.86%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (1.90%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.95%) MCTS
8 1 (0.95%) CISSP
8 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.95%) MCP
8 1 (0.95%) MCSE
8 1 (0.95%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.52%) SLA
2 2 (1.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.71%) vSphere
3 5 (4.76%) vCloud
3 5 (4.76%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.95%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (11.43%) Backup Exec
2 11 (10.48%) NetBackup
3 5 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 15 (14.29%) Oracle
2 12 (11.43%) Cisco
3 11 (10.48%) HP
4 9 (8.57%) Microsoft
5 8 (7.62%) VMware
6 7 (6.67%) SolarWinds
7 6 (5.71%) Brocade
7 6 (5.71%) Symantec
7 6 (5.71%) Citrix
7 6 (5.71%) IBM
8 5 (4.76%) Veritas
8 5 (4.76%) Sophos
8 5 (4.76%) Acronis
9 3 (2.86%) Lotus
9 3 (2.86%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.90%) SAP
10 2 (1.90%) Ariba
10 2 (1.90%) EMC
11 1 (0.95%) McAfee
11 1 (0.95%) Primavera
Hertfordshire
Sanderson
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £340 - £360 per day
Posted: 6 days ago