The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 33 41 41
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.85% 0.95% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.41% 10.71% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £16.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -36.53%
SC Cleared
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
37 28 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.68% 8.89% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 12
Average daily rate £350 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £176 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 9
Average hourly rate £10.00 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +9 1 £350 +16.66%
SC Cleared
East Midlands

SC Cleared
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) SCOM
3 1 (14.29%) MS Project
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) Billing
3 1 (14.29%) Speech Recognition
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
3 1 (14.29%) Verint

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Packager
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
1 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (14.29%) Speech Recognition
1 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Lotus
1 1 (14.29%) Verint