The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 18 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 23 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.87% 1.94% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 53.49% 18.92% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 0
Average daily rate
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£379 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.37% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £371
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £18.52 £8.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.95 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+52.14% -
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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
43 37 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 10.97% 10.28% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 24 11
Average daily rate £407 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £18.52 £8.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -9.52%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +13 20 £407 -1.33%
Towcester - 1 - -
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East Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 47 (90.38%) SC Cleared
2 31 (59.62%) DV Cleared
3 30 (57.69%) ITIL
4 29 (55.77%) Service Management
5 26 (50.00%) MS Office
6 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 19 (36.54%) Windows
8 18 (34.62%) Cisco
9 15 (28.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 14 (26.92%) HP
10 14 (26.92%) ITSM
11 11 (21.15%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (19.23%) VMware
12 10 (19.23%) OVSD
12 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
13 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (17.31%) Finance
13 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (17.31%) F5
14 8 (15.38%) Coaching
14 8 (15.38%) Service Delivery
15 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
15 7 (13.46%) NetApp
15 7 (13.46%) Cisco Certification
15 7 (13.46%) CCNP
15 7 (13.46%) CCNA
15 7 (13.46%) Linux
15 7 (13.46%) Change Control
15 7 (13.46%) Hyper-V
15 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure

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Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.92%) IIS
1 1 (1.92%) IBM Notes
1 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.92%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (50.00%) MS Office
2 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) iSCSI
1 6 (11.54%) BIG-IP
2 4 (7.69%) Firewall
3 3 (5.77%) Wireless
3 3 (5.77%) IP Telephony
3 3 (5.77%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 3 (5.77%) LAN
3 3 (5.77%) WLAN
3 3 (5.77%) WAN
3 3 (5.77%) Ethernet
3 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.77%) VPN
3 3 (5.77%) SSL
3 3 (5.77%) MPLS
3 3 (5.77%) OSPF
3 3 (5.77%) BGP
3 3 (5.77%) EIGRP
3 3 (5.77%) VRRP
3 3 (5.77%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (5.77%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) ProC
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Military
3 1 (1.92%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Analyst
2 13 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 13 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (19.23%) 1st Line Support
4 9 (17.31%) Service Manager
5 8 (15.38%) Architect
6 7 (13.46%) Services Delivery Manager
6 7 (13.46%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (11.54%) Team Leader
8 5 (9.62%) Virtualisation Specialist
9 4 (7.69%) Virtualisation Architect
9 4 (7.69%) Network Architect
9 4 (7.69%) Incident Manager
10 3 (5.77%) Network Manager
10 3 (5.77%) Senior Manager
10 3 (5.77%) Network Engineer
11 2 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
11 2 (3.85%) Operations Manager
11 2 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
11 2 (3.85%) Senior Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.62%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.77%) PKI
5 1 (1.92%) iPad
5 1 (1.92%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (36.54%) Windows
2 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (13.46%) Linux
4 6 (11.54%) CentOS
4 6 (11.54%) Ubuntu
5 5 (9.62%) Windows XP
6 4 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.92%) UNIX
7 1 (1.92%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (57.69%) ITIL
2 29 (55.77%) Service Management
3 14 (26.92%) ITSM
4 8 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 8 (15.38%) Coaching
5 7 (13.46%) Change Control
6 6 (11.54%) Capacity Management
6 6 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (9.62%) Performance Management
7 5 (9.62%) Network Management
7 5 (9.62%) Incident Management
8 4 (7.69%) Migration
8 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 4 (7.69%) ITIL V3
8 4 (7.69%) Information Assurance
8 4 (7.69%) Application Performance Management
9 3 (5.77%) Validation
9 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
10 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) C
2 2 (3.85%) SQL
3 1 (1.92%) Embedded C
3 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 47 (90.38%) SC Cleared
2 31 (59.62%) DV Cleared
3 15 (28.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 7 (13.46%) CCNP
4 7 (13.46%) CCNA
4 7 (13.46%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.77%) CCIP
5 3 (5.77%) MCP
6 2 (3.85%) CCIE
6 2 (3.85%) CCDP
7 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
2 2 (3.85%) BS15000
3 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.92%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
1 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (13.46%) Hyper-V
2 6 (11.54%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (19.23%) OVSD
2 2 (3.85%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (3.85%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 18 (34.62%) Cisco
3 14 (26.92%) HP
4 10 (19.23%) VMware
5 9 (17.31%) F5
6 7 (13.46%) NetApp
7 5 (9.62%) Citrix
8 3 (5.77%) Juniper
8 3 (5.77%) Blue Coat
8 3 (5.77%) Oracle
9 1 (1.92%) Adobe
9 1 (1.92%) Lotus
9 1 (1.92%) Symantec
9 1 (1.92%) Remedy
9 1 (1.92%) McAfee
9 1 (1.92%) Lumension
9 1 (1.92%) ServiceNow
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