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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 27 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 2 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 1.08% 4.20% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.45% 32.43% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+69.18% +39.55%
SC Cleared
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
31 37 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 16.76% 12.94% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 20
Average daily rate £400 £350 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 1
Average hourly rate £8.50 £17.13 £13.47
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.36% +27.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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
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 8 February 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) DV Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 5 (35.71%) Service Management
3 5 (35.71%) MS Office
4 4 (28.57%) ITSM
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) People Management
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (14.29%) APMP
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 2 (14.29%) CCTV
6 2 (14.29%) Operations Management
6 2 (14.29%) ETL
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (7.14%) Incident Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Service Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) IT Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Service Manager
4 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
4 2 (14.29%) IT Security Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL Service Manager
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Security Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Security Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) CCTV
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
1 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Service Management
3 4 (28.57%) ITSM
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
5 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 2 (14.29%) ETL
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Operations Management
5 2 (14.29%) People Management
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) APMP
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
1 1 (7.14%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft