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 9 December 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 9 7 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +26
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 68 68 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 10.83% 10.61% 4.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 51.13% 48.23% 27.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 23 18
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £486 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 2
Median hourly rate £29.31 £22.19 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.11% +2.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.77 £18.35 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.84 £46.75 £29.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £30.90 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.55% +62.63%
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
133 141 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.18% 22.00% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 64 62
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £182 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £22.19 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.64% +36.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.88 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.90 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

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 9 December 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
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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +1 32 £258 -41.47% 1
Hemel Hempstead +4 21 £440 +5.13% 3
St Albans - 1 £325 -
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 86 (75.44%) SC Cleared
2 29 (25.44%) Cisco
3 25 (21.93%) Juniper
4 24 (21.05%) Firewall
5 22 (19.30%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (19.30%) Microsoft
5 22 (19.30%) Windows
6 20 (17.54%) Finance
7 19 (16.67%) LAN
8 18 (15.79%) Unix
9 17 (14.91%) Linux
10 16 (14.04%) CCNA
10 16 (14.04%) Red Hat
10 16 (14.04%) Shell Script
10 16 (14.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (13.16%) Windows 10
11 15 (13.16%) Perl
11 15 (13.16%) Migration
12 14 (12.28%) Network Security
13 13 (11.40%) ITIL
14 12 (10.53%) SAP
14 12 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (9.65%) XML
15 11 (9.65%) DNS
15 11 (9.65%) SAP HR
15 11 (9.65%) CheckPoint
15 11 (9.65%) Data Migration
15 11 (9.65%) Data Cleansing
15 11 (9.65%) BAPI
15 11 (9.65%) LSMW

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 (2.63%) IIS
1 3 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.88%) Apache
3 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.88%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.88%) ThingWorx
3 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.51%) MS Office
3 2 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.75%) Windchill
4 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.88%) PTC Creo
4 1 (0.88%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (9.65%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.88%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.88%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.88%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (0.88%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 24 (21.05%) Firewall
2 19 (16.67%) LAN
3 14 (12.28%) Network Security
4 11 (9.65%) DNS
5 10 (8.77%) DHCP
6 7 (6.14%) TCP/IP
6 7 (6.14%) VPN
7 6 (5.26%) Broadband
7 6 (5.26%) ISDN
7 6 (5.26%) WAN
8 5 (4.39%) Wireless
9 4 (3.51%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (3.51%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (3.51%) NetScaler
9 4 (3.51%) SAN
10 3 (2.63%) Internet
10 3 (2.63%) SSL
10 3 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.75%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (1.75%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.63%) MySQL
3 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (9.65%) LSMW
2 3 (2.63%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.88%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.88%) JIRA
3 1 (0.88%) MSI
3 1 (0.88%) NetBeans
3 1 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.88%) Redmine
3 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (17.54%) Finance
2 7 (6.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.51%) Local Government
4 2 (1.75%) Electronics
4 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (30.70%) Consultant
2 19 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 14 (12.28%) Unix Consultant
4 10 (8.77%) Architect
5 8 (7.02%) Analyst
6 7 (6.14%) Administrator
6 7 (6.14%) Data Migration Specialist
6 7 (6.14%) HR Specialist
6 7 (6.14%) Migration Specialist
6 7 (6.14%) Network Support
6 7 (6.14%) Windows Consultant
7 6 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Security Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Senior Architect
8 5 (4.39%) Network Consultant
8 5 (4.39%) Support Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) Process Analyst
9 4 (3.51%) Security Analyst
9 4 (3.51%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.65%) BAPI
1 11 (9.65%) XML
2 5 (4.39%) Middleware
3 2 (1.75%) HTML
3 2 (1.75%) XMPP
4 1 (0.88%) .NET
4 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.88%) Qt
4 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.39%) PKI
3 4 (3.51%) Data Structures
3 4 (3.51%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.75%) Statistics
4 2 (1.75%) VHDL
4 2 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.88%) CMDB
5 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.88%) e-Health
5 1 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (0.88%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.88%) RIA
5 1 (0.88%) User Experience
5 1 (0.88%) Verilog
5 1 (0.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.30%) Windows
2 18 (15.79%) Unix
3 17 (14.91%) Linux
4 16 (14.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (13.16%) Windows 10
6 8 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.51%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.63%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.75%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.75%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (13.16%) Migration
2 13 (11.40%) ITIL
3 11 (9.65%) Data Cleansing
3 11 (9.65%) Data Migration
4 7 (6.14%) Incident Management
5 6 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 6 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (4.39%) Information Security
6 5 (4.39%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (4.39%) Network Design
6 5 (4.39%) Network Management
7 4 (3.51%) Data Analysis
7 4 (3.51%) Data Mapping
7 4 (3.51%) Data Protection
7 4 (3.51%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (3.51%) Presales
7 4 (3.51%) Risk Management
7 4 (3.51%) Security Operations
7 4 (3.51%) Validation
7 4 (3.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.04%) Shell Script
2 15 (13.16%) Perl
3 7 (6.14%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.14%) SQL
4 6 (5.26%) C++
5 5 (4.39%) C
5 5 (4.39%) Java
6 2 (1.75%) MATLAB
6 2 (1.75%) VB
7 1 (0.88%) Ada
7 1 (0.88%) AWK
7 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.88%) C#
7 1 (0.88%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.88%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.88%) sed
7 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 86 (75.44%) SC Cleared
2 22 (19.30%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (14.04%) CCNA
4 4 (3.51%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (3.51%) CISM
4 4 (3.51%) CISSP
4 4 (3.51%) CLAS
4 4 (3.51%) CRISC
5 3 (2.63%) CCNP
5 3 (2.63%) Degree
5 3 (2.63%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.75%) MCP
6 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.88%) CCIE
7 1 (0.88%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.88%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.88%) ISEB
7 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.63%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.88%) Def Stans
2 1 (0.88%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 8 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (2.63%) vSphere
4 2 (1.75%) Firmware
5 1 (0.88%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.88%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.88%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.88%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.88%) XenApp
5 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (5.26%) SCCM
2 3 (2.63%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.75%) OpenView
4 1 (0.88%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.88%) Simpana
4 1 (0.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (25.44%) Cisco
2 25 (21.93%) Juniper
3 22 (19.30%) Microsoft
4 16 (14.04%) Red Hat
5 12 (10.53%) SAP
6 11 (9.65%) CheckPoint
7 10 (8.77%) Citrix
8 8 (7.02%) Intel Security
9 7 (6.14%) HP
10 5 (4.39%) F5
10 5 (4.39%) VMware
11 4 (3.51%) EMC
11 4 (3.51%) IBM
12 3 (2.63%) 3PAR
12 3 (2.63%) Blue Coat
12 3 (2.63%) Brocade
12 3 (2.63%) NetApp
12 3 (2.63%) Veeam
13 2 (1.75%) Barracuda Networks
13 2 (1.75%) Northgate
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