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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 25 23 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 3 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.68% 4.17% 4.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.09% 20.59% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £650 £475 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.84% +97.91%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +39.78%
Security Cleared
Suffolk

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
33 34 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 18.44% 20.24% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 17
Median daily rate £300 £425 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +70.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £250 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Ipswich region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Security Cleared
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

Security Cleared
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

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) Nortel
2 5 (35.71%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 5 (35.71%) DWDM
2 5 (35.71%) ATM
2 5 (35.71%) SDH
2 5 (35.71%) DV Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) JNCIP
3 4 (28.57%) IPsec
3 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 4 (28.57%) VPN
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) MPLS
3 4 (28.57%) OSPF
3 4 (28.57%) BGP
3 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
3 4 (28.57%) CCNP
3 4 (28.57%) Juniper
4 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Information Management
5 2 (14.29%) Apache Hive
5 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (14.29%) Big Data
5 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (14.29%) Python

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 2 (14.29%) Apache Spark
1 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) ATM
1 5 (35.71%) DWDM
1 5 (35.71%) SDH
2 4 (28.57%) BGP
2 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
2 4 (28.57%) IPsec
2 4 (28.57%) MPLS
2 4 (28.57%) OSPF
2 4 (28.57%) VPN
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
3 1 (7.14%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Apache Hive
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
1 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Designer
1 9 (64.29%) Network Designer
2 4 (28.57%) IP Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Data Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Platform Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
2 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.14%) High Availability
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Open Source
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) Server Hardening
3 1 (7.14%) Service Design
3 1 (7.14%) SIEM
3 1 (7.14%) User Stories
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
1 2 (14.29%) Perl
1 2 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) DV Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) CCNP
3 4 (28.57%) JNCIP
4 1 (7.14%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) ISEB
4 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Check_MK
1 2 (14.29%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 5 (35.71%) Nortel
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) Juniper
3 1 (7.14%) BT
3 1 (7.14%) Cloudera
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft