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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
Rank 374 398 372
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -26
Contract jobs citing CTC Cleared 52 30 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.35% 0.84% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 29 39
Median daily rate £350 £405 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.58% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £187 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £756 £581
UK excluding London median daily rate £253 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-40.58% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £175.00
CTC Cleared
England

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
3858 3587 3824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.92% 16.04% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2736 2315 2591
Median daily rate £450 £413 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £568 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 82 122
Median hourly rate £18.50 £22.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.90% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 5 May 2016.

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 5 May 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
City of London +26 3 £298 -11.85% 1
Westminster -13 1 £220 -
Croydon - 1 £365 -
Hendon - 1 £400 -
CTC Cleared
England

CTC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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.

1 153 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 40 (26.14%) Microsoft
3 36 (23.53%) Windows
4 34 (22.22%) Finance
5 33 (21.57%) MS Office
6 31 (20.26%) SQL
7 30 (19.61%) SC Cleared
8 27 (17.65%) SharePoint
9 26 (16.99%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (13.07%) Office 365
11 20 (13.07%) Active Directory
12 19 (12.42%) Project Management
13 18 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (11.76%) Oracle
13 18 (11.76%) Migration
14 17 (11.11%) Cognos
15 16 (10.46%) HP
15 16 (10.46%) SQL Server
15 16 (10.46%) DV Cleared
16 15 (9.80%) ISEB
16 15 (9.80%) MS Excel
16 15 (9.80%) ISTQB
17 14 (9.15%) Windows 7
18 13 (8.50%) Change Management
19 12 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
19 12 (7.84%) ITIL
19 12 (7.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
19 12 (7.84%) Windows Server
20 11 (7.19%) HP Quality Center

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 27 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.27%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (2.61%) JBoss
4 3 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.31%) IIS
5 2 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.31%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.31%) WordPress
6 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.65%) CMS
6 1 (0.65%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (0.65%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (21.57%) MS Office
2 15 (9.80%) MS Excel
3 9 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.92%) MS Project
5 2 (1.31%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.65%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.65%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (7.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 8 (5.23%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.61%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.31%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.07%) Office 365
2 8 (5.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.65%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.65%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.54%) DNS
2 7 (4.58%) DHCP
3 6 (3.92%) Network Security
4 5 (3.27%) Intranet
5 4 (2.61%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.96%) NAS
6 3 (1.96%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.31%) Broadband
7 2 (1.31%) LAN
7 2 (1.31%) WAN
8 1 (0.65%) FTP
8 1 (0.65%) Internet
8 1 (0.65%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.46%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (4.58%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (3.27%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 5 (3.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (1.96%) Cognos Report Studio
5 3 (1.96%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (1.96%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.96%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.31%) EDRMS
6 2 (1.31%) MS Access
6 2 (1.31%) Power BI
6 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (5.88%) Toad
2 3 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.65%) Axure RP
General
1 34 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (2.61%) Banking
3 3 (1.96%) Billing
4 2 (1.31%) Back Office
4 2 (1.31%) Publishing
4 2 (1.31%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.65%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (18.95%) Analyst
2 17 (11.11%) Developer
3 14 (9.15%) Test Analyst
4 12 (7.84%) Architect
5 9 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 8 (5.23%) Change Manager
6 8 (5.23%) Oracle Developer
6 8 (5.23%) Project Manager
6 8 (5.23%) Software Analyst
6 8 (5.23%) Software Test Analyst
6 8 (5.23%) Support Manager
7 7 (4.58%) Designer
8 6 (3.92%) Business Change Manager
8 6 (3.92%) Business Manager
8 6 (3.92%) Consultant
8 6 (3.92%) IT Manager
8 6 (3.92%) IT Support
9 5 (3.27%) Applications Support
9 5 (3.27%) Data Analyst
9 5 (3.27%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.58%) XSLT
2 5 (3.27%) HTML
2 5 (3.27%) XML
3 4 (2.61%) .NET
3 4 (2.61%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.96%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (1.96%) Apache Camel
4 3 (1.96%) Code First Entity Framework
4 3 (1.96%) Entity Framework
4 3 (1.96%) HTML5
4 3 (1.96%) Middleware
4 3 (1.96%) Web Services
4 3 (1.96%) WSDL
4 3 (1.96%) XSD
5 1 (0.65%) CSS
5 1 (0.65%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.65%) REST
5 1 (0.65%) Saxon XSLT
5 1 (0.65%) SOAP
5 1 (0.65%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.19%) User Experience
3 7 (4.58%) Reference Data
4 6 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.61%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.31%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.31%) Psychology
7 2 (1.31%) Social Media
7 2 (1.31%) Statistics
8 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.65%) Clustering
8 1 (0.65%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.65%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.65%) iPhone
8 1 (0.65%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.65%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 36 (23.53%) Windows
2 14 (9.15%) Windows 7
3 12 (7.84%) Windows Server
4 10 (6.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (5.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (4.58%) Windows 8
7 5 (3.27%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (1.96%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.31%) Android
10 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.65%) NetWare
10 1 (0.65%) Unix
10 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (16.99%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (12.42%) Project Management
3 18 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (11.76%) Migration
4 13 (8.50%) Change Management
5 12 (7.84%) ITIL
6 11 (7.19%) Data Migration
7 9 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 8 (5.23%) Data Modelling
8 8 (5.23%) Integration Testing
8 8 (5.23%) Problem Management
8 8 (5.23%) Test Scripting
9 7 (4.58%) ETL
9 7 (4.58%) Information Management
9 7 (4.58%) Performance Management
9 7 (4.58%) System Integration Testing
10 6 (3.92%) Coaching
10 6 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (3.92%) Workflow
11 5 (3.27%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (20.26%) SQL
2 9 (5.88%) PL/SQL
3 8 (5.23%) Java
4 6 (3.92%) VBA
5 3 (1.96%) C#
5 3 (1.96%) XPath
6 2 (1.31%) C
7 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.65%) Perl
7 1 (0.65%) VB
7 1 (0.65%) VB6
Qualifications
1 153 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 30 (19.61%) SC Cleared
3 16 (10.46%) DV Cleared
4 15 (9.80%) ISEB
4 15 (9.80%) ISTQB
5 10 (6.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (3.27%) Degree
7 4 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.31%) MCSE
8 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.65%) CCNA
9 1 (0.65%) CCNP
9 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.65%) CITP
9 1 (0.65%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.65%) MCITP
9 1 (0.65%) MCSA
9 1 (0.65%) PMP
9 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.54%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (3.92%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.31%) QA
3 2 (1.31%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (13.07%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.31%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.31%) XenApp
4 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (7.19%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (5.23%) SCOM
3 4 (2.61%) SCCM
4 1 (0.65%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.65%) SCSM
4 1 (0.65%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.65%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 40 (26.14%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.76%) Oracle
3 17 (11.11%) Cognos
4 16 (10.46%) HP
5 11 (7.19%) IBM
6 10 (6.54%) VMware
7 6 (3.92%) NetApp
8 5 (3.27%) Citrix
9 4 (2.61%) Cisco
10 3 (1.96%) Remedy
11 2 (1.31%) BMC
11 2 (1.31%) Facebook
11 2 (1.31%) Sophos
11 2 (1.31%) Twitter
12 1 (0.65%) Apple
12 1 (0.65%) CODA
12 1 (0.65%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.65%) Google
12 1 (0.65%) Juniper
12 1 (0.65%) Lotus
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