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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 39 37 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 2 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.68% 1.81% 2.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.67% 15.00% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -24.49%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -6.97%
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
30 40 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 10.17% 12.05% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 9
Average daily rate £295 £325 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.23% -1.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £18.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +16.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

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
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 22 May 2015. 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 +4 1 - -
SC Cleared
East Midlands

SC Cleared
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) BC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Dell
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Dell Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Lotus
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) DWDM
5 1 (16.67%) Remedy
5 1 (16.67%) McAfee
5 1 (16.67%) SDH
5 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe
5 1 (16.67%) DCSE
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
5 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (16.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DWDM
1 1 (16.67%) SDH
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) BC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Dell Certification
3 1 (16.67%) DCSE
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Lotus
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) Remedy
2 1 (16.67%) McAfee
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow