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 24 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 25 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.44% 1.46% 1.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.82% 8.57% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £325 £370 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +17.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £371
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +4.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £41.00 - £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +108.33%
SC Cleared
South East

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
39 35 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 19.02% 16.99% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 24
Median daily rate £500 £375 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £208 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £28.94 £12.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.50% -70.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) C++
3 4 (57.14%) UML
3 4 (57.14%) Military
3 4 (57.14%) Requirements Management
3 4 (57.14%) V-Model
3 4 (57.14%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) Use Case
4 3 (42.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (42.86%) CESG
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
4 3 (42.86%) SNMP
4 3 (42.86%) IBM
4 3 (42.86%) Firmware
4 3 (42.86%) ASIC
5 1 (14.29%) CAD
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) Ada
5 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
5 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Logistics
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) SNMP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (57.14%) Military
2 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) ASIC Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) DOORS Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) FPGA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IP Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior ASIC Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior FPGA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) ASIC
1 3 (42.86%) CESG
1 3 (42.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Requirements Management
1 4 (57.14%) UML
1 4 (57.14%) V-Model
2 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) CAD
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Schematic Capture
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Ada
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM