The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 15 38 17
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -21
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 79 15 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.40% 3.06% 8.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 47.88% 15.96% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 15
Average daily rate
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£400 £368 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% -22.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £148 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £413 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 8
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.25 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -51.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £16.25 £37.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £18.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+36.11% -30.76%
Security 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 94 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.64% 19.18% 19.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 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 £209 £147 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 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 +10 56 £425 - 3
Stevenage +1 10 £245 -3.92% 4
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Watford -4 1 £250 -44.50% 1
Hertford - - - -
Hoddesdon - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
St Albans - - - - 1
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 105 (82.68%) SC Cleared
2 56 (44.09%) Telecoms
3 29 (22.83%) ITIL
4 23 (18.11%) Finance
5 21 (16.54%) Windows
6 16 (12.60%) Oracle
6 16 (12.60%) MS Excel
7 15 (11.81%) HP
8 13 (10.24%) Project Management
8 13 (10.24%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (10.24%) SLA
8 13 (10.24%) Cisco
9 12 (9.45%) Firewall
9 12 (9.45%) Backup Exec
10 11 (8.66%) NetBackup
10 11 (8.66%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (8.66%) Microsoft
10 11 (8.66%) SQL
11 10 (7.87%) SQL Server
11 10 (7.87%) HPUX
11 10 (7.87%) Active Directory
11 10 (7.87%) SAN
11 10 (7.87%) VMware
12 9 (7.09%) Service Management
13 8 (6.30%) Client/Server
13 8 (6.30%) MS Exchange
13 8 (6.30%) Java
13 8 (6.30%) Project Planning
13 8 (6.30%) Oracle Database
14 7 (5.51%) Coaching

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.30%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.72%) IIS
2 6 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (3.94%) CMS
4 3 (2.36%) IBM Notes
4 3 (2.36%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (1.57%) Apache
5 2 (1.57%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.57%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (1.57%) Liferay
6 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (12.60%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.51%) MS Office
3 3 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.57%) MS Project
5 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.45%) Firewall
2 10 (7.87%) SAN
3 7 (5.51%) DHCP
3 7 (5.51%) DNS
4 1 (0.79%) VLAN
4 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.79%) HTTP
4 1 (0.79%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.79%) LDAP
4 1 (0.79%) LAN
4 1 (0.79%) WAN
4 1 (0.79%) Intranet
4 1 (0.79%) Internet
4 1 (0.79%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.30%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.72%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (3.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.94%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (3.15%) MS Access
6 3 (2.36%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.57%) JasperReports
7 2 (1.57%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (1.57%) LoadRunner
1 2 (1.57%) MSI
1 2 (1.57%) Maven
2 1 (0.79%) InstallShield
General
1 56 (44.09%) Telecoms
2 23 (18.11%) Finance
3 4 (3.15%) Law
3 4 (3.15%) Back Office
4 2 (1.57%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.57%) German Language
4 2 (1.57%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Billing
5 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.79%) Electronics
5 1 (0.79%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (11.02%) Analyst
2 8 (6.30%) Architect
2 8 (6.30%) Project Manager
2 8 (6.30%) Consultant
2 8 (6.30%) Administrator
3 7 (5.51%) Lead Network Engineer
3 7 (5.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (5.51%) Developer
3 7 (5.51%) Network Engineer
4 6 (4.72%) Test Analyst
4 6 (4.72%) Backup Engineer
5 5 (3.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (3.94%) Applications Support
6 4 (3.15%) Service Analyst
6 4 (3.15%) Service Manager
6 4 (3.15%) UNIX Administrator
6 4 (3.15%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (3.15%) Network Architect
6 4 (3.15%) Transition Manager
6 4 (3.15%) Senior Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.36%) XML
2 2 (1.57%) XML Schema
2 2 (1.57%) DHTML
2 2 (1.57%) HTML
2 2 (1.57%) CSS
2 2 (1.57%) JSP
2 2 (1.57%) Struts
2 2 (1.57%) Web Services
2 2 (1.57%) J2EE
2 2 (1.57%) Hibernate
2 2 (1.57%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (1.57%) Spring
2 2 (1.57%) JSF
2 2 (1.57%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.57%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.30%) Client/Server
2 7 (5.51%) Blackberry
3 6 (4.72%) Clustering
3 6 (4.72%) IBM XIV
4 4 (3.15%) HP Superdome
4 4 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.36%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.57%) NHS
6 2 (1.57%) GIS
6 2 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.57%) PKI
6 2 (1.57%) Open Source
7 1 (0.79%) User Experience
7 1 (0.79%) Life Science
7 1 (0.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.79%) iPhone
7 1 (0.79%) RMADS
7 1 (0.79%) CESG
7 1 (0.79%) Replication
7 1 (0.79%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.54%) Windows
2 10 (7.87%) HPUX
3 7 (5.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.72%) Linux
5 5 (3.94%) Windows 2000
5 5 (3.94%) UNIX
6 4 (3.15%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.15%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.83%) ITIL
2 13 (10.24%) Project Management
3 11 (8.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (7.09%) Service Management
5 8 (6.30%) Project Planning
6 7 (5.51%) Coaching
7 6 (4.72%) Service Delivery
7 6 (4.72%) Risk Management
7 6 (4.72%) Programme Management
8 5 (3.94%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (3.94%) Software Deployment
8 5 (3.94%) Problem Management
8 5 (3.94%) Validation
8 5 (3.94%) PRINCE2
8 5 (3.94%) ETL
8 5 (3.94%) Change Management
8 5 (3.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (3.94%) Configuration Management
9 4 (3.15%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (3.15%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.66%) SQL
2 8 (6.30%) Java
3 5 (3.94%) VB
4 2 (1.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.79%) C
5 1 (0.79%) C++
5 1 (0.79%) Perl
5 1 (0.79%) VBScript
5 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 105 (82.68%) SC Cleared
2 13 (10.24%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (5.51%) CCNP
4 6 (4.72%) CCNA
5 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.15%) CCDP
5 4 (3.15%) MCP
6 3 (2.36%) MCDST
6 3 (2.36%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.57%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.79%) Degree
8 1 (0.79%) MCTS
8 1 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.79%) MCSE
8 1 (0.79%) MCSA
8 1 (0.79%) CISSP
8 1 (0.79%) PMP
8 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.24%) SLA
2 2 (1.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (7.87%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.51%) vSphere
3 5 (3.94%) vCloud
3 5 (3.94%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.79%) VMFS
5 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.79%) NFS
5 1 (0.79%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (9.45%) Backup Exec
2 11 (8.66%) NetBackup
3 5 (3.94%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (2.36%) SCCM
4 3 (2.36%) OVSD
4 3 (2.36%) OpenView
5 2 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.79%) WSUS
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.79%) ZENworks
6 1 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (12.60%) Oracle
2 15 (11.81%) HP
3 13 (10.24%) Cisco
4 11 (8.66%) Microsoft
5 10 (7.87%) VMware
6 7 (5.51%) SolarWinds
6 7 (5.51%) IBM
6 7 (5.51%) Citrix
7 6 (4.72%) Symantec
7 6 (4.72%) Brocade
8 5 (3.94%) Acronis
8 5 (3.94%) McAfee
8 5 (3.94%) Sophos
8 5 (3.94%) Veritas
9 3 (2.36%) SAP
9 3 (2.36%) Business Objects
9 3 (2.36%) Lotus
10 2 (1.57%) Ariba
10 2 (1.57%) EMC
11 1 (0.79%) Trend Micro
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