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 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 20 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 4 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.76% 8.24% 11.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.22% 58.33% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 13
Median daily rate £133 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.87% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £42.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.01% +122.26%

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
18 12 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.41% 14.12% 27.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 27
Median daily rate £513 £550 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £178 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £596
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +110.81%

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 16 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) ETL
4 3 (33.33%) Big Data
4 3 (33.33%) Cloudera
4 3 (33.33%) Kafka
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) vSphere
5 2 (22.22%) SaaS
5 2 (22.22%) Puppet
5 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (22.22%) Acronis
5 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 2 (22.22%) IPv4
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) Lotus
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) IBM Notes
5 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
5 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
5 2 (22.22%) Java EE
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) Hadoop

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 (22.22%) IBM Notes
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) IPv4
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Big Data
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (11.11%) HBase
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Applications Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Designer
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Designer
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Security Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Service Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Kafka
2 2 (22.22%) Java EE
3 1 (11.11%) JMS
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Flume
2 1 (11.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Cloudera
3 2 (22.22%) Acronis
3 2 (22.22%) Lotus
4 1 (11.11%) Remedy