The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 37 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 5 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.02% - 3.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.71% - 28.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Median daily rate £425 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 - £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 - £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +97.36%
SC Cleared
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Qualifications Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
34 25 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 13.71% 10.42% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 21
Median daily rate £380 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £468 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -46.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +58.57%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Kent

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Kent region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Kent region over the 3 months to 7 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
Sevenoaks - 4 £403 -
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Kent region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) VBA
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Military
3 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 2 (22.22%) APMP
3 2 (22.22%) MS Project
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Arabic Language
4 1 (11.11%) QA
4 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Law
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) SEO
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (11.11%) Transition Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
General
1 3 (33.33%) Military
2 2 (22.22%) Arabic Language
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Access Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Excel Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Commercial Manager
4 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared SharePoint Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared SharePoint Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Contract Management
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Information Management
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) SEO
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Transition Management
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) APMP
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA