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 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 37 37 45
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 3 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.08% 1.74% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.33% 12.50% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £450 £150 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £33.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+23.53% +84.38%
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
36 48 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.95% 13.91% 12.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 19
Average daily rate £275 £250 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £150 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £310 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 £13.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.51% -20.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hinckley -1 1 £450 -
Loughborough - 1 - -
SC Cleared
East Midlands

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Tableau
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (25.00%) IBM PureFlex
3 1 (25.00%) ThinApp
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (25.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Monitoring Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) NHS Information Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Application Packager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Information Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior NHS Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior NHS Information Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (25.00%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) BMC
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Tableau