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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
South East / Kent
Rank 40 32 40
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 3 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.10% 4.87% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.98% 22.67% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 1
Median daily rate £403 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.82% +17.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.60 £44.10 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +60.36%

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
43 75 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 15.75% 21.49% 16.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 53 22
Median daily rate £350 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Median hourly rate £28.65 £170.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-83.14% +325.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £41.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.82% +82.22%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) APMP
2 3 (27.27%) MS Project
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Military
2 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
3 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (18.18%) Arabic Language
3 2 (18.18%) QA
3 2 (18.18%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) VBA
3 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) SEO
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Law
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Management
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared

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 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Project
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Military
2 2 (18.18%) Arabic Language
3 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Access Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Excel Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Commercial Manager
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared SharePoint Developer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared SharePoint Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Information Management
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
3 1 (9.09%) SEO
3 1 (9.09%) Service Continuity Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
3 1 (9.09%) Transition Management
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) VBA
2 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) APMP
3 2 (18.18%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA