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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 27 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 4 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 2.42% 4.20% 3.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.22% 31.58% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 6
Average daily rate £369 £160 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+130.46% -46.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+49.12% +58.33%
Security Cleared
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
18 19 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 10.91% 13.29% 19.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 6
Average daily rate £330 £190 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.68% -36.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Average hourly rate £42.00 £10.00 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+320.00% -64.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016, 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 (38.46%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) DB2
2 4 (30.77%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
2 4 (30.77%) IBM Integration Bus
2 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) SAP
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
5 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
5 1 (7.69%) SaltStack
5 1 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 1 (7.69%) Scala
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Puppet
5 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (7.69%) REST
5 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) Degree

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) DB2
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) ETL Developer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Scala Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Service Operations Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Web Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) IBM Integration Bus
1 4 (30.77%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) ERP
1 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
2 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.69%) ETL
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Scrum
2 1 (7.69%) Service Management
2 1 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) Scala
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MBA
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) SaltStack