The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
South East / Middlesex
Rank 17 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 7 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.38% 3.47% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.33% 20.00% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Median daily rate £488 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+4.62% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £15.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +118.22%

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
21 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 16.15% 17.36% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 21
Median daily rate £375 £400 £572
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -30.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £338 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £15.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +100.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 12 (54.55%) Oracle
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 11 (50.00%) Legal
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Java
2 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (40.91%) Mule
3 9 (40.91%) Mule ESB
3 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 9 (40.91%) MySQL
3 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
3 9 (40.91%) CSS
3 9 (40.91%) Web Services
3 9 (40.91%) HTML
3 9 (40.91%) Spring
3 9 (40.91%) Java EE
3 9 (40.91%) MVC
4 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
5 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 4 (18.18%) C++
5 4 (18.18%) UML
6 3 (13.64%) Ada
6 3 (13.64%) C
6 3 (13.64%) C#
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
6 3 (13.64%) JIRA
6 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
6 3 (13.64%) Aerospace
7 2 (9.09%) Windows 7

Security 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (40.91%) Mule
1 9 (40.91%) Mule ESB
2 2 (9.09%) JBoss
3 1 (4.55%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Maximo
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.55%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) MySQL
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (4.55%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
2 2 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 11 (50.00%) Legal
3 3 (13.64%) Aerospace
3 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
4 2 (9.09%) Military
5 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
1 9 (40.91%) Java Developer
2 3 (13.64%) C# Software Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (13.64%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
2 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Software Tester
3 2 (9.09%) Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Cabling Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) FPGA Design Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.55%) System Design Authority
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) CSS
1 9 (40.91%) HTML
1 9 (40.91%) Java EE
1 9 (40.91%) Spring
1 9 (40.91%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) jBPM
3 1 (4.55%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) ASIC
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (40.91%) MVC
3 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 4 (18.18%) UML
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Security Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 2 (9.09%) SysML
4 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Matrix Management
5 1 (4.55%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (4.55%) SDLC
5 1 (4.55%) System Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.55%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) C++
4 3 (13.64%) Ada
4 3 (13.64%) C
4 3 (13.64%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) IBM
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat