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 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 40 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 4 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 1.15% 2.16% 5.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.70% 11.11% 42.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £450 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 10
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £16.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £42.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +123.68%

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
46 36 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 13.22% 19.46% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 19 18
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 10
Median hourly rate £96.88 £8.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1039.70% -49.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.38 £8.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £159.38 £17.50 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +110.52%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northampton region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 23 January 2017, 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 Northampton region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 6 (75.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
4 4 (50.00%) APMP
4 4 (50.00%) Logistics
4 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (50.00%) MS Project
4 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Project Management
5 3 (37.50%) SLA
6 2 (25.00%) Service Design
6 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (25.00%) Service Management
6 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
7 1 (12.50%) Data Management
7 1 (12.50%) CCSE
7 1 (12.50%) Ruby
7 1 (12.50%) Firewall
7 1 (12.50%) Wireless
7 1 (12.50%) Juniper
7 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco
7 1 (12.50%) CCNP
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 1 (12.50%) Apache Pig
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
1 4 (50.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) DataStax
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 1 (12.50%) HBase
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Delivery Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Service Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Hadoop Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
2 4 (50.00%) Logistics
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Service Design
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) MapReduce
4 1 (12.50%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) APMP
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (12.50%) CCNP
5 1 (12.50%) CCSE
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Aruba
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Cloudera
2 1 (12.50%) Extreme Networks
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) Samsung