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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 35 26 36
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 5 25 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.31% 5.63% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.09% 51.02% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 2
Median daily rate £408 £425 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.11% -12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £385 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £387 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.25% +10.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £16.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £32.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.92% +80.55%
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
55 49 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 14.44% 11.04% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 25 19
Median daily rate £388 £425 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +15.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £385 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 5
Median hourly rate £32.50 £19.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.05% +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
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 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 -14 4 £415 -2.35%
SC Cleared
East Midlands

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) DV Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) ITSM
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) CISSP
4 2 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (22.22%) CESG
4 2 (22.22%) ISMS
4 2 (22.22%) Information Assurance
4 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (22.22%) Service Design
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
5 1 (11.11%) High Availability
5 1 (11.11%) APMP
5 1 (11.11%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) CentOS
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning

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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
1 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security Risk Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL Manager
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL Service Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (22.22%) Information Assurance
3 2 (22.22%) ISMS
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
3 2 (22.22%) ITSM
3 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Service Design
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Logistics
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
4 1 (11.11%) People Management
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) DV Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (22.22%) CISSP
4 1 (11.11%) APMP
4 1 (11.11%) ISEB
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) NFS
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) OVSD
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp
2 1 (11.11%) VMware