The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 28 33 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 2 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.80% 0.35% 3.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.76% 1.92% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£298 - £280
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £360 £373
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -35.18%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Qualifications Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
42 52 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 16.73% 18.44% 21.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 32 30
Average daily rate £445 £375 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.66% -15.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £523 £815
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) Military
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Automake
4 3 (30.00%) Device Driver
4 3 (30.00%) Debian
4 3 (30.00%) C
4 3 (30.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Intel
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) Symantec
5 2 (20.00%) VoIP
5 2 (20.00%) Electronics
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Requirements Management
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (10.00%) Open Source
6 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Use Case
6 1 (10.00%) V-Model
6 1 (10.00%) sed
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (10.00%) AWK
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Automake
2 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (10.00%) RequisitePro
General
1 7 (70.00%) Military
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Test Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Debian
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (10.00%) Use Case
3 1 (10.00%) V-Model
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C
1 3 (30.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) sed
2 1 (10.00%) AWK
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Intel
2 2 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) Pegasus
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