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 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 12 21 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 71 45 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.50% 6.93% 4.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.28% 46.88% 23.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 20
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Average hourly rate £29.75 £31.00 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.03% -15.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £26.20 £33.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.80 £39.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -22.41%
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
172 96 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.03% 14.79% 18.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 42 55
Average daily rate £375 £300 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 2 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -0.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £25.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.60 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.18%

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015. 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 0 42 £463 - 3
Stevenage +3 16 £313 -30.55% 5
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - - 1
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 76 (64.96%) SC Cleared
2 27 (23.08%) Oracle
3 24 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (17.95%) ITIL
5 20 (17.09%) Telecoms
6 18 (15.38%) SQL
7 15 (12.82%) Java
7 15 (12.82%) SOA
7 15 (12.82%) Finance
8 14 (11.97%) SAP
9 13 (11.11%) JavaScript
9 13 (11.11%) jQuery
10 12 (10.26%) Unit Testing
10 12 (10.26%) JUnit
10 12 (10.26%) OOP
10 12 (10.26%) JBoss
10 12 (10.26%) Project Management
11 11 (9.40%) Service Management
11 11 (9.40%) WebLogic
12 10 (8.55%) UML
12 10 (8.55%) UNIX
12 10 (8.55%) Windows
12 10 (8.55%) Cisco
12 10 (8.55%) TIBCO
12 10 (8.55%) Talend Open Studio
12 10 (8.55%) Software Engineering
12 10 (8.55%) Talend
13 9 (7.69%) CSS3
13 9 (7.69%) PhoneGap
13 9 (7.69%) HTML5

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 12 (10.26%) JBoss
2 11 (9.40%) WebLogic
3 9 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 9 (7.69%) MQSeries
4 5 (4.27%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.71%) NetWeaver
5 2 (1.71%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (7.69%) MS Office
2 6 (5.13%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.27%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) SAP BPC
2 3 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.85%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.85%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.84%) Firewall
2 6 (5.13%) LAN
2 6 (5.13%) WAN
3 4 (3.42%) DNS
3 4 (3.42%) Network Security
4 2 (1.71%) NetScaler
4 2 (1.71%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.71%) DHCP
4 2 (1.71%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.71%) VPN
4 2 (1.71%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.85%) NAS
5 1 (0.85%) LDAP
5 1 (0.85%) Intranet
5 1 (0.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.98%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.27%) MS Access
3 4 (3.42%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (2.56%) MySQL
4 3 (2.56%) SAP BW
4 3 (2.56%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.85%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.85%) DataStage
5 1 (0.85%) MaxDB
5 1 (0.85%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 12 (10.26%) JUnit
2 10 (8.55%) Talend Open Studio
3 9 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.69%) Selenium
3 9 (7.69%) JIRA
3 9 (7.69%) Ant
4 3 (2.56%) Maven
4 3 (2.56%) ClearCase
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.85%) Rational DOORS
General
1 20 (17.09%) Telecoms
2 15 (12.82%) Finance
3 3 (2.56%) Legal
4 2 (1.71%) Local Government
5 1 (0.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (11.97%) Architect
1 14 (11.97%) Analyst
2 12 (10.26%) Developer
3 11 (9.40%) Consultant
4 10 (8.55%) Software Engineer
5 9 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
6 8 (6.84%) Network Architect
7 6 (5.13%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.13%) Programme Manager
7 6 (5.13%) Service Analyst
7 6 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (4.27%) Deskside Support
9 4 (3.42%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.42%) Senior Developer
10 3 (2.56%) Service Manager
10 3 (2.56%) PHP Developer
10 3 (2.56%) Enterprise Architect
10 3 (2.56%) Integration Consultant
10 3 (2.56%) TIBCO Developer
10 3 (2.56%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.11%) jQuery
2 9 (7.69%) CSS3
2 9 (7.69%) PhoneGap
2 9 (7.69%) HTML5
2 9 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 9 (7.69%) Apache Camel
2 9 (7.69%) JSON
2 9 (7.69%) XML
2 9 (7.69%) CSS
2 9 (7.69%) HTML
3 5 (4.27%) SAP Basis
3 5 (4.27%) J2EE
4 3 (2.56%) Hibernate
4 3 (2.56%) Spring
4 3 (2.56%) Application Packaging
4 3 (2.56%) SOAP
4 3 (2.56%) Web Services
4 3 (2.56%) REST
4 3 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.98%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.13%) Statistics
2 6 (5.13%) CMDB
3 5 (4.27%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.56%) User Experience
6 2 (1.71%) Clustering
7 1 (0.85%) VHDL
7 1 (0.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.85%) GIS
7 1 (0.85%) HACMP
7 1 (0.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.55%) UNIX
1 10 (8.55%) Windows
2 3 (2.56%) Solaris
3 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.71%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.85%) Linux
4 1 (0.85%) AIX
4 1 (0.85%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (17.95%) ITIL
3 15 (12.82%) SOA
4 12 (10.26%) Unit Testing
4 12 (10.26%) OOP
4 12 (10.26%) Project Management
5 11 (9.40%) Service Management
6 10 (8.55%) UML
6 10 (8.55%) Software Engineering
7 9 (7.69%) Mobile Development
7 9 (7.69%) MVC
7 9 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 8 (6.84%) Service Delivery
8 8 (6.84%) Scrum
8 8 (6.84%) TOGAF
8 8 (6.84%) People Management
9 7 (5.98%) Mentoring
9 7 (5.98%) Open Source
10 6 (5.13%) Configuration Management
10 6 (5.13%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.38%) SQL
2 15 (12.82%) Java
3 13 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.69%) Ruby
4 9 (7.69%) Python
5 3 (2.56%) PHP
5 3 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (64.96%) SC Cleared
2 7 (5.98%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.13%) CCDP
4 4 (3.42%) CCNP
5 3 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.71%) CCNA
6 2 (1.71%) Degree
6 2 (1.71%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.85%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) QA
2 2 (1.71%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.71%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.85%) vSphere
4 1 (0.85%) Firmware
4 1 (0.85%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.56%) SCCM
2 2 (1.71%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.85%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 27 (23.08%) Oracle
2 14 (11.97%) SAP
3 10 (8.55%) Cisco
3 10 (8.55%) TIBCO
3 10 (8.55%) Talend
4 8 (6.84%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.84%) Juniper
5 6 (5.13%) HP
6 5 (4.27%) VMware
6 5 (4.27%) Lotus
7 4 (3.42%) F5
7 4 (3.42%) ReadSoft
8 3 (2.56%) Zend
8 3 (2.56%) IBM
9 2 (1.71%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.71%) Citrix
9 2 (1.71%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.85%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.85%) Xilinx
10 1 (0.85%) Business Objects
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Rate: £19.50 per hour
Posted: 19 hours ago
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