The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton - - 1.95%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £35.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.01% +77.50%
SC Cleared
Bedfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
21 24 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 12.21% 15.79% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 13
Median daily rate £438 £300 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £240 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £360 £655
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £43.39 £51.30 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.41% +46.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Luton

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

SC Cleared
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Luton region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) VectorCAST
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Ada
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) VxWorks
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (50.00%) VectorCAST
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Ada
1 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft