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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 15 31 9
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -22
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 42 35 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.45% 5.56% 13.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.90% 33.33% 59.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 26
Average daily rate £363 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £350 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £650 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £38.75 £11.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+236.95% -59.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £11.50 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £11.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+49.12% +58.33%
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
117 105 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.74% 16.67% 22.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 43 62
Average daily rate £363 £420 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.69% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £220 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £30.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.45% +74.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.35 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

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 13 February 2016.

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
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 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 0 21 £406 -35.00% 1
Stevenage -2 5 £413 +17.85% 2
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £325 -
Rickmansworth -2 1 - -
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 90 (74.38%) SC Cleared
2 30 (24.79%) Cisco
3 28 (23.14%) LAN
4 21 (17.36%) Firewall
5 20 (16.53%) SLA
5 20 (16.53%) Juniper
6 19 (15.70%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (15.70%) CCNA
6 19 (15.70%) Telecoms
7 17 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (14.05%) Remedy
8 16 (13.22%) Wi-Fi
9 15 (12.40%) Blue Coat
9 15 (12.40%) Cisco IOS
9 15 (12.40%) Forcepoint
9 15 (12.40%) Windows
9 15 (12.40%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (12.40%) Barracuda Networks
9 15 (12.40%) Cisco PIX
10 14 (11.57%) Kalman Filter
11 13 (10.74%) Java
12 12 (9.92%) Microsoft
13 10 (8.26%) ITIL
13 10 (8.26%) WAN
13 10 (8.26%) CRM
13 10 (8.26%) Pega
14 9 (7.44%) MS Excel
14 9 (7.44%) SQL Server
15 8 (6.61%) SQL
15 8 (6.61%) SharePoint

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (6.61%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.96%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (3.31%) LiveCycle
4 3 (2.48%) JBoss
5 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.65%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.65%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.65%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.13%) MS Project
3 4 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.31%) Windchill
4 2 (1.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.83%) LabWindows
2 1 (0.83%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.83%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.83%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (23.14%) LAN
2 21 (17.36%) Firewall
3 16 (13.22%) Wi-Fi
4 15 (12.40%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (12.40%) Cisco IOS
4 15 (12.40%) Cisco PIX
5 10 (8.26%) WAN
6 8 (6.61%) DHCP
6 8 (6.61%) DNS
7 7 (5.79%) DWDM
7 7 (5.79%) TCP/IP
8 6 (4.96%) FTP
9 5 (4.13%) SDH
10 3 (2.48%) ATM
10 3 (2.48%) Ethernet
10 3 (2.48%) VPN
10 3 (2.48%) Wireless
11 2 (1.65%) HTTP
11 2 (1.65%) MPLS
11 2 (1.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.83%) Big Data
2 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.13%) JUnit
1 5 (4.13%) Maven
2 3 (2.48%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.65%) Ant
3 2 (1.65%) DbUnit
3 2 (1.65%) LabVIEW
3 2 (1.65%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (1.65%) Selenium
3 2 (1.65%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.65%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.83%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.83%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.83%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.83%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.83%) JIRA
4 1 (0.83%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (15.70%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.31%) Finance
3 3 (2.48%) Local Government
4 2 (1.65%) Electronics
4 2 (1.65%) Games
4 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.65%) Military
5 1 (0.83%) Automotive
5 1 (0.83%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 16 (13.22%) Network Engineer
2 15 (12.40%) Developer
3 12 (9.92%) Consultant
4 10 (8.26%) Analyst
5 9 (7.44%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 8 (6.61%) Architect
7 7 (5.79%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.13%) NOC Engineer
8 5 (4.13%) Remedy Consultant
8 5 (4.13%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.31%) Designer
9 4 (3.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.31%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.31%) Network Operations Engineer
9 4 (3.31%) Network Support
9 4 (3.31%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.31%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.31%) Support Engineer
9 4 (3.31%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.31%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.79%) Web Services
2 5 (4.13%) Spring
3 4 (3.31%) Java EE
3 4 (3.31%) REST
3 4 (3.31%) SOAP
4 3 (2.48%) Hibernate
4 3 (2.48%) J2EE
5 2 (1.65%) .NET
5 2 (1.65%) RESTful
5 2 (1.65%) Struts
6 1 (0.83%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.83%) GWT
6 1 (0.83%) HTML
6 1 (0.83%) JMS
6 1 (0.83%) Swing
6 1 (0.83%) XML
6 1 (0.83%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.61%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (2.48%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.65%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (1.65%) PMI
3 2 (1.65%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.83%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.83%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.83%) e-Health
4 1 (0.83%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (0.83%) EMC VNX
4 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.83%) PKI
4 1 (0.83%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.83%) Replication
4 1 (0.83%) SecurID
4 1 (0.83%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.40%) Windows
2 5 (4.13%) Linux
3 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.65%) Solaris
5 2 (1.65%) Unix
5 2 (1.65%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.65%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.65%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (11.57%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (8.26%) CRM
3 10 (8.26%) ITIL
4 8 (6.61%) Asset Management
5 7 (5.79%) Mentoring
5 7 (5.79%) TDD
5 7 (5.79%) Test Strategy
6 6 (4.96%) OO
6 6 (4.96%) PRINCE2
6 6 (4.96%) SOA
7 5 (4.13%) Analytics
7 5 (4.13%) Configuration Management
7 5 (4.13%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (4.13%) RUP
7 5 (4.13%) Software Engineering
7 5 (4.13%) Waterfall
8 4 (3.31%) Migration
8 4 (3.31%) Scrum
8 4 (3.31%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.74%) Java
2 8 (6.61%) SQL
3 5 (4.13%) C
4 4 (3.31%) C++
5 2 (1.65%) MATLAB
5 2 (1.65%) VC++
6 1 (0.83%) Ada
6 1 (0.83%) ANSI C
6 1 (0.83%) C#
6 1 (0.83%) Embedded C++
6 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 90 (74.38%) SC Cleared
2 19 (15.70%) CCNA
2 19 (15.70%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.13%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.31%) Degree
4 4 (3.31%) JNCIA
4 4 (3.31%) JNCIE
4 4 (3.31%) JNCIP
4 4 (3.31%) JNCIS
5 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.65%) MCITP
6 2 (1.65%) MCSE
6 2 (1.65%) MCTS
6 2 (1.65%) PgMP
6 2 (1.65%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.65%) PMP
6 2 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.65%) VCAP
6 2 (1.65%) VCP4
6 2 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.53%) SLA
2 3 (2.48%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.83%) ECSS
3 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (5.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.13%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.48%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.48%) vSphere
4 2 (1.65%) Docker
4 2 (1.65%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.65%) vCloud
4 2 (1.65%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.65%) XenApp
5 1 (0.83%) Cygwin
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (0.83%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (3.31%) SCCM
2 1 (0.83%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (0.83%) Puppet
2 1 (0.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (0.83%) vRealize
2 1 (0.83%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 30 (24.79%) Cisco
2 20 (16.53%) Juniper
3 17 (14.05%) Remedy
4 15 (12.40%) Barracuda Networks
4 15 (12.40%) Blue Coat
4 15 (12.40%) Forcepoint
5 12 (9.92%) Microsoft
6 10 (8.26%) Pega
7 8 (6.61%) VMware
8 6 (4.96%) Oracle
9 5 (4.13%) BMC
10 4 (3.31%) Adobe
10 4 (3.31%) CheckPoint
10 4 (3.31%) Cognos
10 4 (3.31%) TIBCO
11 3 (2.48%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 3 (2.48%) EMC
11 3 (2.48%) HP
11 3 (2.48%) Nortel
11 3 (2.48%) SAP
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