The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 20 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.88% 4.69% 2.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.38% 15.79% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate
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£513 £230 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.82% +2.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £366
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.90 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.60% +25.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Qualifications Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26 38 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 18.71% 29.69% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 6
Average daily rate £450 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £189 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £12.25 £12.50 £9.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +29.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
2 4 (36.36%) Information Management
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) Client/Server
2 4 (36.36%) User Stories
3 3 (27.27%) Cyber Security
3 3 (27.27%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) Perl
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) JIRA
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Confluence
4 2 (18.18%) Atlassian
4 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
4 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
4 2 (18.18%) Big Data
5 1 (9.09%) Splunk
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (9.09%) Kibana
5 1 (9.09%) Check_MK
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring

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Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (18.18%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) PBX
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
1 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 1 (9.09%) DPNSS
1 1 (9.09%) QSIG
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
1 2 (18.18%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Designer
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Integrator
3 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (9.09%) CRM Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Platform Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Client/Server
1 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) IVR
3 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Information Management
1 4 (36.36%) User Stories
2 3 (27.27%) Cyber Security
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Kanban
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Server Hardening
4 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) Perl
2 3 (27.27%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
1 1 (9.09%) Kibana
1 1 (9.09%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Atlassian
2 1 (9.09%) Splunk
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Avaya