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 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 37 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.29% 0.36% -
As % of the Qualifications category 15.79% 2.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £338 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £42.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +123.68%

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
19 35 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 8.15% 12.50% 14.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 24
Median daily rate £345 £305 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.11% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £114 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £439 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 £28.63 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.66% +68.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.48
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.39%

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
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 22 January 2017. 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 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 - 3 £338 - 1
SC Cleared
East Midlands

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
3 6 (54.55%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) Logistics
5 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 4 (36.36%) Project Management
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) Web Services
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 3 (27.27%) ISO 9001
6 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (27.27%) UML
6 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
6 3 (27.27%) V-Model
6 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 3 (27.27%) High Availability
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (18.18%) JIRA
7 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
7 2 (18.18%) TickIT
8 1 (9.09%) ISEB
8 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management

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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Documentum
1 1 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) JIRA
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Lead Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Development Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Lead Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior UAT Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Software Development Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Leader
3 2 (18.18%) UAT Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) UAT Lead
3 2 (18.18%) UAT Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) UAT Test Lead
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) Akka
4 1 (9.09%) Grails
4 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 1 (9.09%) JSF
4 1 (9.09%) JSP
4 1 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Logistics
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) High Availability
2 3 (27.27%) UML
2 3 (27.27%) V-Model
2 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
3 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Document Management
4 1 (9.09%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Groovy
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) HNC
3 1 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO 9001
2 2 (18.18%) TickIT
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle