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 27 September 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 28 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 12 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.29% 1.44% 1.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.27% 6.25% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Median daily rate £322 £446 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.95% +197.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +47.72%
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
41 64 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 14.64% 23.10% 17.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 21
Median daily rate £375 £430 £337
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.79% +27.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £312 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £463 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 10
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +6 12 £322 -27.95%
SC Cleared
East Midlands

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
3 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (20.00%) .NET
5 3 (20.00%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (13.33%) JSF
6 2 (13.33%) JIRA
6 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
6 2 (13.33%) JSP
6 2 (13.33%) Middleware
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
7 1 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
7 1 (6.67%) REST
7 1 (6.67%) High Availability
7 1 (6.67%) Tableau
7 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (6.67%) Akka
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
7 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.67%) MS Access
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Middleware Developer
4 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior UAT Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Test Leader
4 2 (13.33%) UAT Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) UAT Lead
4 2 (13.33%) UAT Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) UAT Test Lead
5 1 (6.67%) Azure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Monitoring Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior NHS Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior NHS Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle ADF
1 3 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (13.33%) JSF
2 2 (13.33%) JSP
2 2 (13.33%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) Ajax
3 1 (6.67%) Akka
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) Grails
3 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) JavaBeans
3 1 (6.67%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) Servlets
3 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
1 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
1 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) High Availability
2 1 (6.67%) Microservices
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (6.67%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Groovy
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Scala
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) BMC
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) Tableau
3 1 (6.67%) VMware