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 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 7 14 38
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +24
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 72 46 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.33% 7.92% 4.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.38% 40.71% 24.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 12 10
Median daily rate £400 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £303 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £499 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 1
Median hourly rate £41.13 £22.38 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.79% +94.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +118.22%

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
130 113 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.26% 19.45% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 42 43
Median daily rate £400 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £181 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 9
Median hourly rate £38.60 £22.00 £19.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.45% +13.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.11 £12.75 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 January 2017.

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 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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 +3 29 £258 -34.39% 2
Hemel Hempstead +1 26 £444 -1.44% 3
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 98 (77.17%) SC Cleared
2 36 (28.35%) Firewall
3 34 (26.77%) Cisco
4 32 (25.20%) Juniper
5 27 (21.26%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (18.11%) LAN
7 19 (14.96%) Microsoft
8 18 (14.17%) Unix
8 18 (14.17%) Finance
8 18 (14.17%) Network Security
9 17 (13.39%) Windows
9 17 (13.39%) Linux
10 16 (12.60%) ITIL
10 16 (12.60%) Migration
10 16 (12.60%) Red Hat
10 16 (12.60%) Shell Script
10 16 (12.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (11.81%) Perl
12 14 (11.02%) WAN
12 14 (11.02%) CCNA
12 14 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (10.24%) CheckPoint
14 12 (9.45%) DNS
14 12 (9.45%) SAP
14 12 (9.45%) Windows 10
15 11 (8.66%) Data Cleansing
15 11 (8.66%) LSMW
15 11 (8.66%) BAPI
15 11 (8.66%) Data Migration
15 11 (8.66%) XML

Security 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 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (2.36%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.57%) Site Server
3 1 (0.79%) Apache
3 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.79%) IIS
3 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (5.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.57%) MS Office
2 2 (1.57%) Simulink
2 2 (1.57%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.79%) MS Project
3 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.79%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 11 (8.66%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.79%) LabWindows
2 1 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.79%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.79%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 36 (28.35%) Firewall
2 23 (18.11%) LAN
3 18 (14.17%) Network Security
4 14 (11.02%) WAN
5 12 (9.45%) DNS
6 11 (8.66%) TCP/IP
6 11 (8.66%) VPN
7 10 (7.87%) Broadband
7 10 (7.87%) ISDN
8 9 (7.09%) Wireless
9 8 (6.30%) DHCP
10 5 (3.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (3.15%) NetScaler
12 3 (2.36%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (2.36%) SAN
13 2 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (1.57%) Unified Communications
13 2 (1.57%) Wi-Fi
14 1 (0.79%) Fibre Channel
14 1 (0.79%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (0.79%) MySQL
2 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (8.66%) LSMW
2 4 (3.15%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (1.57%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.79%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.79%) JIRA
4 1 (0.79%) MSI
4 1 (0.79%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.79%) Redmine
4 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (14.17%) Finance
2 3 (2.36%) Local Government
3 2 (1.57%) Electronics
3 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.79%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (27.56%) Consultant
2 25 (19.69%) Network Engineer
3 15 (11.81%) Unix Consultant
4 12 (9.45%) Network Support
5 10 (7.87%) Architect
5 10 (7.87%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 9 (7.09%) Support Engineer
7 8 (6.30%) Network Support Engineer
8 7 (5.51%) Data Migration Specialist
8 7 (5.51%) HR Specialist
8 7 (5.51%) Migration Specialist
8 7 (5.51%) Windows Consultant
9 6 (4.72%) Analyst
9 6 (4.72%) Network Security Engineer
9 6 (4.72%) Security Engineer
10 5 (3.94%) Administrator
11 4 (3.15%) Data Manager
11 4 (3.15%) Data Migration Manager
11 4 (3.15%) Migration Manager
11 4 (3.15%) SCCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.66%) BAPI
1 11 (8.66%) XML
2 4 (3.15%) Middleware
3 2 (1.57%) XMPP
4 1 (0.79%) .NET
4 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.79%) Qt
4 1 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.15%) Data Structures
2 4 (3.15%) Wiki
3 3 (2.36%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (2.36%) PKI
3 3 (2.36%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (2.36%) Statistics
4 2 (1.57%) Device Driver
4 2 (1.57%) e-Health
4 2 (1.57%) VHDL
4 2 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.79%) CMDB
5 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.79%) EMC VNX
5 1 (0.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.79%) RIA
5 1 (0.79%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (0.79%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.17%) Unix
2 17 (13.39%) Linux
2 17 (13.39%) Windows
3 16 (12.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (9.45%) Windows 10
5 8 (6.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (3.94%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.57%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.57%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.79%) Solaris
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (12.60%) ITIL
1 16 (12.60%) Migration
2 11 (8.66%) Data Cleansing
2 11 (8.66%) Data Migration
3 10 (7.87%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (7.09%) Network Design
5 8 (6.30%) Incident Management
5 8 (6.30%) Network Management
6 7 (5.51%) Software Engineering
7 6 (4.72%) Configuration Management
7 6 (4.72%) Mentoring
8 5 (3.94%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (3.15%) Data Mapping
9 4 (3.15%) Data Transformation
9 4 (3.15%) Information Security
9 4 (3.15%) Service Design
9 4 (3.15%) Service Management
9 4 (3.15%) Validation
10 3 (2.36%) Risk Management
10 3 (2.36%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.60%) Shell Script
2 15 (11.81%) Perl
3 7 (5.51%) C++
4 6 (4.72%) C
4 6 (4.72%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.94%) SQL
6 3 (2.36%) Java
6 3 (2.36%) MATLAB
7 2 (1.57%) Ada
7 2 (1.57%) ANSI C
7 2 (1.57%) VB
8 1 (0.79%) Ada 95
8 1 (0.79%) AWK
8 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.79%) C#
8 1 (0.79%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.79%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.79%) sed
8 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 98 (77.17%) SC Cleared
2 27 (21.26%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (11.02%) CCNA
4 6 (4.72%) CCNP
5 5 (3.94%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.36%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (2.36%) CISM
6 3 (2.36%) CISSP
6 3 (2.36%) CLAS
6 3 (2.36%) CRISC
7 2 (1.57%) CCSA
8 1 (0.79%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.79%) CCIE
8 1 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.79%) Degree
8 1 (0.79%) ISEB
8 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.72%) SLA
2 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.79%) Def Stans
2 1 (0.79%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (3.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.36%) vSphere
4 2 (1.57%) BitLocker
4 2 (1.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (1.57%) ISA Server
4 2 (1.57%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.79%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.79%) Firmware
5 1 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.79%) XenApp
5 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (5.51%) SCCM
2 3 (2.36%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (1.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.79%) OpenView
4 1 (0.79%) Simpana
Vendors
1 34 (26.77%) Cisco
2 32 (25.20%) Juniper
3 19 (14.96%) Microsoft
4 16 (12.60%) Red Hat
5 13 (10.24%) CheckPoint
6 12 (9.45%) SAP
7 9 (7.09%) F5
8 7 (5.51%) Citrix
9 6 (4.72%) Blue Coat
9 6 (4.72%) Intel Security
9 6 (4.72%) Palo Alto
9 6 (4.72%) Remedy
10 5 (3.94%) VMware
11 4 (3.15%) HP
12 3 (2.36%) Computacenter
12 3 (2.36%) EMC
13 2 (1.57%) Brocade
13 2 (1.57%) BT
13 2 (1.57%) Mitel
13 2 (1.57%) Northgate
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago