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 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 42 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 13 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.41% 2.13% 4.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.33% 15.91% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 1
Median daily rate £400 £416 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -27.65%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 13
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +12.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +96.05%
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
75 44 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 13.91% 13.41% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 26 32
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £226 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 14
Median hourly rate £16.63 £8.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.58% -43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £8.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £128.13 £17.50 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

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 December 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 December 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 -9 7 £413 -0.84%
Corby - 3 £338 -
SC Cleared
East Midlands

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (66.67%) ITIL
3 9 (60.00%) DV Cleared
4 8 (53.33%) MS Office
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) Finance
5 6 (40.00%) Logistics
5 6 (40.00%) MS Project
5 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (40.00%) Project Management
5 6 (40.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
5 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (40.00%) APMP
6 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
6 4 (26.67%) Firewall
6 4 (26.67%) CCNP
6 4 (26.67%) CCNA
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (26.67%) F5
7 3 (20.00%) SLA
7 3 (20.00%) Service Management
8 2 (13.33%) Service Design
8 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (13.33%) PRINCE
8 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (13.33%) HP
8 2 (13.33%) Windows
8 2 (13.33%) SQL

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 (6.67%) Apache Pig
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Office
2 6 (40.00%) MS Project
3 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Hive
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
1 1 (6.67%) DataStax
1 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (6.67%) HBase
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 3 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Delivery Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Service Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Field Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
2 6 (40.00%) Logistics
2 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Service Design
5 1 (6.67%) Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Defect Management
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) ITSM
5 1 (6.67%) MapReduce
5 1 (6.67%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) DV Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) APMP
3 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (26.67%) CCNA
4 4 (26.67%) CCNP
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (6.67%) OVSD
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) F5
3 2 (13.33%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Cloudera
4 1 (6.67%) Samsung