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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 21 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 11.11% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 37.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate £370 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.68 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+69.18% +39.55%
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
56 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 29.63% 7.98% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 8 13
Average daily rate £370 £430 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.95% +4.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £335 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £505 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 1
Average hourly rate £50.68 £22.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.24% -43.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Luton region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (86.36%) Software Engineering
3 12 (54.55%) Validation
3 12 (54.55%) C++
3 12 (54.55%) UML
3 12 (54.55%) Ada
3 12 (54.55%) Rational DOORS
3 12 (54.55%) Rational Rhapsody
4 11 (50.00%) C#
4 11 (50.00%) .NET
5 9 (40.91%) OO
5 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
5 9 (40.91%) VxWorks
5 9 (40.91%) VectorCAST
6 8 (36.36%) Software Architecture
6 8 (36.36%) SOA
6 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
6 8 (36.36%) SQL
6 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
6 8 (36.36%) Multithreading
7 4 (18.18%) Degree
8 3 (13.64%) C
8 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
8 3 (13.64%) Signal Processing
9 1 (4.55%) CISM
9 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
9 1 (4.55%) Law
9 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 (4.55%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Rational DOORS
1 12 (54.55%) Rational Rhapsody
2 9 (40.91%) VectorCAST
3 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Software Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Principal Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Principal Software Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Ada Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Ada Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Ada Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) VxWorks
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Software Engineering
2 12 (54.55%) UML
2 12 (54.55%) Validation
3 9 (40.91%) OO
4 8 (36.36%) Multithreading
4 8 (36.36%) SOA
4 8 (36.36%) Software Architecture
4 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Signal Processing
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.55%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) Ada
1 12 (54.55%) C++
2 11 (50.00%) C#
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) APMP
3 1 (4.55%) CISM
3 1 (4.55%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
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