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 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 17 29 22
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 4 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 3.67% 3.80% 2.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.33% 33.33% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 3
Median daily rate £338 £350 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +150.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £305 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £506 £180
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+4.62% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +118.22%

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
12 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 11.01% 11.39% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 10
Median daily rate £345 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 £42.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% +320.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +100.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicester region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 20 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) Visual Studio
3 8 (34.78%) C#
3 8 (34.78%) .NET
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) Logistics
4 7 (30.43%) SAP
4 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 6 (26.09%) ISO 9001
5 6 (26.09%) Oracle
5 6 (26.09%) Degree
6 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
6 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
6 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
6 5 (21.74%) High Availability
6 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
6 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (17.39%) UML
7 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
7 4 (17.39%) Project Management
7 4 (17.39%) Finance
7 4 (17.39%) SDLC
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (17.39%) V-Model
7 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (13.04%) TickIT
8 3 (13.04%) Web Services
8 3 (13.04%) ISEB

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) Documentum
1 1 (4.35%) JBoss
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Profibus
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.35%) SAP BW
2 1 (4.35%) SAP HANA
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Architect
2 4 (17.39%) Lead Software Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) SAP Architect
2 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) ETL Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) SAP Developer
4 2 (8.70%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Software Development Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Test Leader
4 2 (8.70%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
4 3 (13.04%) Web Services
5 2 (8.70%) SAP Basis
5 2 (8.70%) Spring
6 1 (4.35%) Akka
6 1 (4.35%) Grails
6 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.35%) JDBC
6 1 (4.35%) JSF
6 1 (4.35%) JSP
6 1 (4.35%) REST
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (4.35%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Logistics
3 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (21.74%) High Availability
3 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
3 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 4 (17.39%) SDLC
4 4 (17.39%) UML
4 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (17.39%) V-Model
5 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) ABAP
4 1 (4.35%) Groovy
4 1 (4.35%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) Scala
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) ISEB
4 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (4.35%) HNC
5 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) ISO 9001
2 3 (13.04%) TickIT
3 2 (8.70%) QA
4 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
4 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
1 7 (30.43%) SAP
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Siemens