The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 30 11 31
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +20
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 15 44 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 3.19% 12.02% 3.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.74% 46.81% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 6
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£425 £378 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.58% -17.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £150 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £420 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.48% -5.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -43.54%
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Qualifications Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
76 94 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 16.17% 25.68% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 43 27
Average daily rate £350 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 9
Average hourly rate £19.00 £14.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -57.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £14.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £40.00 £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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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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
Nottingham -16 15 £425 +12.58%
SC Cleared
East Midlands

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 24 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (37.50%) UNIX
2 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (29.17%) Windows
3 7 (29.17%) HP
4 6 (25.00%) Linux
4 6 (25.00%) DNS
4 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (20.83%) DHCP
5 5 (20.83%) Citrix
5 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
5 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (20.83%) 3PAR
6 4 (16.67%) Solaris
6 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
7 3 (12.50%) Cisco
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 3 (12.50%) VMware
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (12.50%) XenServer
7 3 (12.50%) vSphere
7 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Capacity Management
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) IIS
8 2 (8.33%) AIX
8 2 (8.33%) MCSE
8 2 (8.33%) LDAP

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) DNS
2 5 (20.83%) DHCP
3 2 (8.33%) Kerberos
3 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 2 (8.33%) Internet
3 2 (8.33%) LDAP
4 1 (4.17%) OSPF
4 1 (4.17%) VRRP
4 1 (4.17%) VLAN
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Consultant
1 5 (20.83%) Architect
1 5 (20.83%) UNIX Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Analyst
2 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
2 2 (8.33%) Lead Architect
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Consultant
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Wintel Architect
3 1 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Technical Project Leader
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Administrator
3 1 (4.17%) Project Leader
3 1 (4.17%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (4.17%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
1 2 (8.33%) Clustering
1 2 (8.33%) PKI
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) UNIX
2 7 (29.17%) Windows
3 6 (25.00%) Linux
4 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (16.67%) Solaris
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (8.33%) CentOS
7 2 (8.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (12.50%) Capacity Management
1 3 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.17%) CCIE
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.50%) XenServer
3 3 (12.50%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCOM
1 2 (8.33%) SCVMM
1 2 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) HP
3 5 (20.83%) Citrix
3 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
3 5 (20.83%) 3PAR
4 3 (12.50%) VMware
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco
5 2 (8.33%) IBM
5 2 (8.33%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.17%) Dell