The table below looks at the statistics for CTC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CTC Cleared over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
England / London
Rank 357 327 387
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +60
Contract jobs citing CTC Cleared 43 90 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.42% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.33% 2.26% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 83 28
Median daily rate £450 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £266 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £758
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3244 3980 3606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.97% 18.56% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2245 2766 2377
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 59 87
Median hourly rate £26.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.40% +86.66%

CTC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing CTC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CTC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in London

CTC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CTC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in London

CTC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CTC Cleared across the London region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

CTC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in London

CTC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

CTC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in London

CTC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CTC Cleared within the London region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
City of London +2 6 £450 +5.88% 1
Croydon +6 3 £444 +21.57% 1
Westminster +1 1 £350 -12.50% 1
CTC Cleared
England

CTC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CTC 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 London region with a requirement for CTC Cleared.

1 120 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 59 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (32.50%) SC Cleared
4 28 (23.33%) Finance
5 23 (19.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (18.33%) Service Management
7 21 (17.50%) Workflow
7 21 (17.50%) Oracle
7 21 (17.50%) JIRA
8 20 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
8 20 (16.67%) Docker
9 19 (15.83%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (15.83%) Scrum
10 18 (15.00%) Linux
10 18 (15.00%) logstash
10 18 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
10 18 (15.00%) Kibana
10 18 (15.00%) Coaching
10 18 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 18 (15.00%) Elastic Stack
11 17 (14.17%) DevOps
12 16 (13.33%) Kubernetes
12 16 (13.33%) Jenkins
12 16 (13.33%) SQL Server
12 16 (13.33%) Microsoft
12 16 (13.33%) VMware
12 16 (13.33%) Confluence
12 16 (13.33%) Puppet
12 16 (13.33%) Atlassian
13 15 (12.50%) DNS

CTC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 18 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (13.33%) Confluence
3 14 (11.67%) Apache
4 10 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (11.67%) HipChat
1 14 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.83%) MS Office
3 5 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (3.33%) MS Project
5 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.83%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (3.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (1.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.83%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (5.00%) Office 365
4 4 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (3.33%) Google Drive
4 4 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.67%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.67%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.67%) G Suite
5 2 (1.67%) Route 53
5 2 (1.67%) Trello
5 2 (1.67%) Yammer
6 1 (0.83%) IaaS
6 1 (0.83%) PaaS
6 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.50%) DNS
2 14 (11.67%) OpenLDAP
2 14 (11.67%) OpenVPN
2 14 (11.67%) SSH
3 5 (4.17%) Firewall
3 5 (4.17%) Internet
4 2 (1.67%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.83%) IPsec
5 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.67%) Hadoop
2 14 (11.67%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (4.17%) MS Access
5 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.67%) EDRMS
6 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.83%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (0.83%) DataStage
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (17.50%) JIRA
2 16 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 14 (11.67%) Ant
3 14 (11.67%) Bitbucket
3 14 (11.67%) Git (software)
3 14 (11.67%) JIRA Agile
3 14 (11.67%) JUnit
3 14 (11.67%) Liquibase
3 14 (11.67%) Maven
3 14 (11.67%) SonarQube
3 14 (11.67%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (23.33%) Finance
2 7 (5.83%) Marketing
3 6 (5.00%) Electronics
3 6 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (20.00%) Analyst
2 14 (11.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (9.17%) Business Analyst
3 11 (9.17%) Developer
3 11 (9.17%) Project Manager
4 9 (7.50%) Architect
5 8 (6.67%) Change Manager
6 7 (5.83%) Data Analyst
7 6 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (4.17%) .NET Developer
8 5 (4.17%) Senior DevOps
8 5 (4.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.17%) VB Developer
8 5 (4.17%) VB6 Developer
9 4 (3.33%) Business Manager
9 4 (3.33%) Digital Analyst
9 4 (3.33%) Digital Business Analyst
9 4 (3.33%) IT Support
9 4 (3.33%) PMO Manager
9 4 (3.33%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.00%) Elastic Stack
2 14 (11.67%) MCollective
2 14 (11.67%) Software Packaging
3 12 (10.00%) .NET
4 5 (4.17%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (3.33%) boto
5 4 (3.33%) Django
6 3 (2.50%) HTML
6 3 (2.50%) jQuery
6 3 (2.50%) LINQ
6 3 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (2.50%) Web Services
7 2 (1.67%) CSS
7 2 (1.67%) NHibernate
8 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.83%) REST
8 1 (0.83%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.33%) Public Cloud
3 4 (3.33%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.67%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.83%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.83%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.83%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.83%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.00%) Linux
2 14 (11.67%) CentOS
2 14 (11.67%) Windows
3 6 (5.00%) Android
3 6 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.17%) Windows 10
4 5 (4.17%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.67%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (19.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (18.33%) Service Management
4 21 (17.50%) Workflow
5 19 (15.83%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (15.83%) Scrum
6 18 (15.00%) Coaching
6 18 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 17 (14.17%) DevOps
8 15 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 15 (12.50%) Project Management
9 14 (11.67%) Case Management
9 14 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (11.67%) Identity Management
10 13 (10.83%) Migration
10 13 (10.83%) Waterfall
11 12 (10.00%) PRINCE2
12 11 (9.17%) Analytics
12 11 (9.17%) Data Analysis
13 10 (8.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.67%) Ruby
1 14 (11.67%) Shell Script
2 12 (10.00%) SQL
3 6 (5.00%) VB
3 6 (5.00%) VB.NET
3 6 (5.00%) VB6
3 6 (5.00%) VBA
4 4 (3.33%) C#
4 4 (3.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.33%) Python
5 1 (0.83%) Java
Qualifications
1 120 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 39 (32.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.67%) PMP
5 1 (0.83%) CCNP
5 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.83%) Degree
5 1 (0.83%) IIBA
5 1 (0.83%) ISEB
5 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.17%) PMO
2 4 (3.33%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.83%) HMG Infosec
4 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 20 (16.67%) Docker
2 14 (11.67%) Postfix
2 14 (11.67%) Squid
2 14 (11.67%) vCloud
3 6 (5.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.67%) BitLocker
4 2 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.83%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.83%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (15.00%) Kibana
1 18 (15.00%) logstash
2 16 (13.33%) Kubernetes
2 16 (13.33%) Puppet
3 14 (11.67%) Ansible
3 14 (11.67%) Docker Swarm
3 14 (11.67%) Rancher
3 14 (11.67%) Terraform
3 14 (11.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (17.50%) Oracle
2 16 (13.33%) Atlassian
2 16 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.33%) VMware
3 14 (11.67%) Sonatype
4 7 (5.83%) SAP
5 6 (5.00%) Google
5 6 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.33%) SaltStack
7 3 (2.50%) Cognos
8 2 (1.67%) Apple
8 2 (1.67%) IBM
9 1 (0.83%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.83%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.83%) Cisco
9 1 (0.83%) F5
9 1 (0.83%) Tableau
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £430.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Ebury
Rate: £430.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago