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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 37 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 5 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.26% 0.96% 3.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.62% 5.88% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £400 £450 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 10
Median hourly rate £12.84 - £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 - £16.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.17 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £44.00 £26.31
% change year-on-year
-10.22% +67.23%

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
58 51 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 14.61% 16.24% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 34 33
Median daily rate £300 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £205 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 11
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 - £14.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.80 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 -5 2 - -
SC Cleared
East Midlands

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) MS Office
3 8 (44.44%) Project Management
3 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 8 (44.44%) DV Cleared
4 6 (33.33%) Customer-Centric Approach
4 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (33.33%) Logistics
4 6 (33.33%) APMP
4 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 6 (33.33%) MS Project
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (27.78%) CCNP
5 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (27.78%) Firewall
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco
6 4 (22.22%) F5
6 4 (22.22%) CCNA
7 3 (16.67%) SLA
8 2 (11.11%) Service Design
8 2 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (11.11%) Samsung
8 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (11.11%) PRINCE
8 2 (11.11%) Service Management
8 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery

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 (5.56%) Apache Pig
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Office
2 6 (33.33%) MS Project
3 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
1 1 (5.56%) DataStax
1 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.56%) HBase
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 3 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Delivery Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Service Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) Project Management
3 6 (33.33%) Customer-Centric Approach
3 6 (33.33%) Logistics
3 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Service Design
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) Defect Management
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.56%) MapReduce
5 1 (5.56%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) Python
1 1 (5.56%) Ruby
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (44.44%) DV Cleared
3 6 (33.33%) APMP
3 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (27.78%) CCNP
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (22.22%) CCNA
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (5.56%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco
3 4 (22.22%) F5
4 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (11.11%) Samsung
4 2 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (5.56%) Aruba
5 1 (5.56%) Cloudera
5 1 (5.56%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Juniper