The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 13 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 20 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 7.33% 0.98% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 60.61% 8.33% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
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£407 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £18.76 £8.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+134.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+105.47% -13.09%
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Northamptonshire

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

Qualifications Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
33 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 12.09% 11.71% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 8
Average daily rate £407 £406 £482
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.18% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £593
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £18.52 £8.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 42 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (73.81%) DV Cleared
3 26 (61.90%) ITIL
3 26 (61.90%) Service Management
4 21 (50.00%) MS Office
5 17 (40.48%) Cisco
6 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
6 16 (38.10%) Windows
7 14 (33.33%) HP
8 13 (30.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 12 (28.57%) ITSM
10 10 (23.81%) OVSD
11 9 (21.43%) F5
11 9 (21.43%) Finance
11 9 (21.43%) VMware
12 8 (19.05%) Service Delivery
12 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (19.05%) Coaching
13 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
13 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (16.67%) Change Control
13 7 (16.67%) NetApp
13 7 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (16.67%) Linux
13 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
13 7 (16.67%) CCNP
13 7 (16.67%) CCNA
14 6 (14.29%) NFS

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Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.38%) IIS
1 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.38%) Lync
Applications
1 21 (50.00%) MS Office
2 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) iSCSI
1 6 (14.29%) BIG-IP
2 4 (9.52%) Firewall
3 3 (7.14%) Wireless
3 3 (7.14%) LAN
3 3 (7.14%) WLAN
3 3 (7.14%) WAN
3 3 (7.14%) Ethernet
3 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.14%) VPN
3 3 (7.14%) SSL
3 3 (7.14%) MPLS
3 3 (7.14%) OSPF
3 3 (7.14%) BGP
3 3 (7.14%) EIGRP
3 3 (7.14%) VRRP
3 3 (7.14%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (7.14%) Unified Communications
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) ProC
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Analyst
2 9 (21.43%) Service Analyst
2 9 (21.43%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) Architect
3 8 (19.05%) Service Manager
4 7 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
4 7 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (14.29%) Team Leader
6 5 (11.90%) Virtualisation Specialist
7 4 (9.52%) Virtualisation Architect
7 4 (9.52%) Network Architect
8 3 (7.14%) Incident Manager
8 3 (7.14%) Network Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Manager
8 3 (7.14%) Network Manager
9 2 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
9 2 (4.76%) Senior Service Manager
9 2 (4.76%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) Windows
2 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (16.67%) Linux
4 6 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 6 (14.29%) CentOS
5 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
5 4 (9.52%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) ITIL
1 26 (61.90%) Service Management
2 12 (28.57%) ITSM
3 8 (19.05%) Service Delivery
3 8 (19.05%) Coaching
4 7 (16.67%) Change Control
5 6 (14.29%) Capacity Management
5 6 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (11.90%) Network Management
7 4 (9.52%) ITIL V3
7 4 (9.52%) Application Performance Management
7 4 (9.52%) Incident Management
7 4 (9.52%) Performance Management
7 4 (9.52%) Information Assurance
8 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
8 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (7.14%) Validation
8 3 (7.14%) Migration
8 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.38%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) C
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (73.81%) DV Cleared
3 13 (30.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 7 (16.67%) CCNP
4 7 (16.67%) CCNA
4 7 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (7.14%) CCIP
6 2 (4.76%) MCP
6 2 (4.76%) CCIE
6 2 (4.76%) CCDP
7 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
1 2 (4.76%) BS15000
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 6 (14.29%) NFS
2 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) OVSD
2 2 (4.76%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (4.76%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Cisco
2 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 14 (33.33%) HP
4 9 (21.43%) VMware
4 9 (21.43%) F5
5 7 (16.67%) NetApp
6 3 (7.14%) Blue Coat
6 3 (7.14%) Citrix
6 3 (7.14%) Juniper
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle
7 1 (2.38%) Lumension