The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 27 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 3.36% 1.58% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% 11.11% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -32.69%
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Leicestershire

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

Qualifications Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 20.13% 14.21% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 5
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £142 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £385 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.90 £15.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £15.60 £30.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (30.00%) ERP
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Verint
4 1 (10.00%) SCSM
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Wiki
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (10.00%) RMADS
4 1 (10.00%) Billing
4 1 (10.00%) Speech Recognition
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (50.00%) Migration Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Data Migration Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Data Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Author
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Author
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Derivative
1 1 (10.00%) Wiki
1 1 (10.00%) RMADS
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) ERP
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (10.00%) SSADM
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Speech Recognition
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Verint
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco