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 2 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 15 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 9 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.29% 3.81% 3.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.03% 23.53% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Average daily rate
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£260 £375 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.66% -14.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £356 £365
% change year-on-year
+10.95% -2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+94.44% -36.84%
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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
31 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 21.68% 16.19% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 13
Average daily rate £275 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.06% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £16.25 - £12.06
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 - £9.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -33.96%

Security Cleared
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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram 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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 14 (70.00%) DV Cleared
2 14 (70.00%) UNIX
3 13 (65.00%) Linux
4 12 (60.00%) Windows
5 8 (40.00%) Client/Server
6 7 (35.00%) OOD
6 7 (35.00%) OO
6 7 (35.00%) C++
6 7 (35.00%) MFC
7 6 (30.00%) Information Management
7 6 (30.00%) Network Management
8 5 (25.00%) Network Security
8 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 5 (25.00%) Python
8 5 (25.00%) VPN
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco
8 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
9 4 (20.00%) LAN
9 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
9 4 (20.00%) IPsec
9 4 (20.00%) Release Management
9 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
9 4 (20.00%) User Stories
10 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
10 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (15.00%) Unified Communications
10 3 (15.00%) Splunk
10 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting

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Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 1 (5.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) VPN
1 5 (25.00%) Network Security
2 4 (20.00%) IPsec
2 4 (20.00%) LAN
3 3 (15.00%) VoIP
3 3 (15.00%) VLAN
3 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (10.00%) DPNSS
4 2 (10.00%) QSIG
4 2 (10.00%) WAN
4 2 (10.00%) PBX
5 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.00%) IPv4
5 1 (5.00%) IPv6
5 1 (5.00%) MPLS
5 1 (5.00%) OSPF
5 1 (5.00%) BGP
5 1 (5.00%) H.323
5 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Billing
3 1 (5.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) C++ Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Systems Test Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Designer
5 3 (15.00%) Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Lead Designer
6 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.00%) PKI
3 2 (10.00%) IVR
4 1 (5.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) UNIX
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
3 12 (60.00%) Windows
4 3 (15.00%) Solaris
5 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) OO
1 7 (35.00%) OOD
2 6 (30.00%) Information Management
2 6 (30.00%) Network Management
3 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Release Management
4 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 4 (20.00%) User Stories
5 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.00%) WFM
7 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) C++
2 5 (25.00%) Python
2 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 14 (70.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) JNCIS
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) HND
4 1 (5.00%) CCNP
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Nmap
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (15.00%) HP
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Splunk
3 2 (10.00%) Avaya
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) Remedy
4 1 (5.00%) McAfee
4 1 (5.00%) EMC
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Tandberg
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