The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 31 33 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 11 20 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.67% 4.10% 8.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.10% 20.83% 32.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 11
Average daily rate
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£430 £150 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+186.66% -62.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £150 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £617 £293 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -34.61%
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Nottinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
78 96 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 18.93% 19.67% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 56 29
Average daily rate £425 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £11.75 £12.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.08% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 20 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (45.00%) UNIX
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (30.00%) Linux
4 6 (30.00%) SAN
4 6 (30.00%) EMC
4 6 (30.00%) Connectrix
4 6 (30.00%) Brocade
4 6 (30.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 6 (30.00%) Performance Management
5 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (20.00%) Solaris
6 4 (20.00%) DHCP
6 4 (20.00%) DNS
6 4 (20.00%) Citrix
7 3 (15.00%) vSphere
7 3 (15.00%) XenServer
7 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) Capacity Management
7 3 (15.00%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (15.00%) Windows
8 2 (10.00%) AIX
8 2 (10.00%) IIS
8 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
8 2 (10.00%) IBM

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) SAN
1 6 (30.00%) Connectrix
2 4 (20.00%) DHCP
2 4 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (5.00%) DSL
4 1 (5.00%) LDAP
4 1 (5.00%) Kerberos
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Storage Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Wintel Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Software Asset Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) PKI
2 1 (5.00%) Statistics
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) UNIX
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (20.00%) Solaris
5 3 (15.00%) Windows
6 2 (10.00%) AIX
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (10.00%) CentOS
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (15.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (15.00%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.00%) Service Management
3 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Software Asset Management
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.00%) vSphere
3 3 (15.00%) XenServer
4 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCOM
1 2 (10.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) EMC
2 6 (30.00%) Brocade
3 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) IBM
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) VMware