The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 38 18 40
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +22
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 4 26 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.10% 6.90% 0.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.00% 49.06% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 2
Median daily rate £525 £425 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% -12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £388 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £465 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
- +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £19.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% +17.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+22.95% +52.02%
SC Cleared
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
50 53 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 13.77% 14.06% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 25 22
Median daily rate £400 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £360 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
Median hourly rate £11.00 £19.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% +17.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -18 3 £525 +23.52%
Kettering - 1 - -
SC Cleared
East Midlands

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Service Management
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) ITSM
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) Unix
5 2 (20.00%) CISSP
5 2 (20.00%) ISMS
5 2 (20.00%) CESG
5 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
5 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (20.00%) Service Design
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (10.00%) High Availability
6 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
6 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
6 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (10.00%) Office 365
6 1 (10.00%) Twitter
6 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Risk Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL Manager
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL Service Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Operations Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) Ajax
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (10.00%) Flash
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (10.00%) LINQ
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) WCF
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) XHTML
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) CESG
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (20.00%) ISMS
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (20.00%) ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Service Design
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) People Management
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (10.00%) APMP
4 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
4 1 (10.00%) ISEB
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) NFS
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) OVSD
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) F5
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) NetApp
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter
2 1 (10.00%) VMware