The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 7 10 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 82 18 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 21.93% 10.84% 24.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 76.64% 58.06% 65.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 6 18
Median daily rate £370 £280 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% +55.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £188 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £299 £326
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +32.65%
Security Cleared
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
107 31 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 28.61% 18.67% 37.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 11 23
Median daily rate £370 £285 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.82% +52.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £410 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £25.12 £21.50 £34.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.83% -37.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

Security Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Telford +3 76 £370 +32.14% 1
Security Cleared
West Midlands

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 111 (90.98%) SC Cleared
2 36 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (26.23%) Software Engineering
4 28 (22.95%) JIRA
4 28 (22.95%) Atlassian
4 28 (22.95%) Git (software)
4 28 (22.95%) Confluence
5 27 (22.13%) Puppet
6 25 (20.49%) Scrum
7 22 (18.03%) JavaScript
8 20 (16.39%) Hadoop
9 19 (15.57%) Pentaho
9 19 (15.57%) Configuration Management
10 18 (14.75%) Service Management
10 18 (14.75%) Shell Script
10 18 (14.75%) Cloudera
11 17 (13.93%) BMC
12 16 (13.11%) SQL
12 16 (13.11%) PVCS
12 16 (13.11%) PRINCE2
12 16 (13.11%) VMware
12 16 (13.11%) DevOps
13 15 (12.30%) GitLab
13 15 (12.30%) FishEye
13 15 (12.30%) Cloud Computing
13 15 (12.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 15 (12.30%) Subversion
13 15 (12.30%) Unix
13 15 (12.30%) Java
13 15 (12.30%) ClearCase

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 28 (22.95%) Confluence
2 14 (11.48%) OpenStack
3 11 (9.02%) Node.js
4 7 (5.74%) SAS
4 7 (5.74%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.28%) Apache
6 3 (2.46%) Documentum
7 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.64%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.64%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.82%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 8 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.28%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.46%) MS Office
4 2 (1.64%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.82%) Open Workbench
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.30%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (11.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.92%) Office 365
4 1 (0.82%) IaaS
4 1 (0.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.66%) Firewall
2 8 (6.56%) LAN
3 6 (4.92%) BIG-IP
3 6 (4.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (4.10%) BGP
4 5 (4.10%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (4.10%) OSPF
4 5 (4.10%) WAN
5 4 (3.28%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.64%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.82%) IPv4
7 1 (0.82%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.39%) Hadoop
2 19 (15.57%) Pentaho
3 14 (11.48%) Big Data
4 11 (9.02%) MongoDB
5 10 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (3.28%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.28%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.82%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 28 (22.95%) Git (software)
1 28 (22.95%) JIRA
2 16 (13.11%) PVCS
3 15 (12.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 15 (12.30%) ClearCase
3 15 (12.30%) ClearQuest
3 15 (12.30%) FishEye
3 15 (12.30%) GitLab
3 15 (12.30%) JIRA Agile
3 15 (12.30%) Sonatype Nexus
3 15 (12.30%) Subversion
4 13 (10.66%) Bitbucket
4 13 (10.66%) Vagrant
5 11 (9.02%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.64%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.82%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.82%) Gatling
7 1 (0.82%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.82%) Selenium
General
1 8 (6.56%) Finance
2 5 (4.10%) Billing
3 4 (3.28%) Military
4 1 (0.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (22.13%) Developer
2 23 (18.85%) Architect
3 20 (16.39%) Project Manager
4 19 (15.57%) Support Engineer
5 13 (10.66%) Applications Developer
5 13 (10.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (10.66%) Infrastructure Support
5 13 (10.66%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 13 (10.66%) Technical Architect
6 12 (9.84%) Cloud Developer
7 11 (9.02%) Infrastructure Manager
7 11 (9.02%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 10 (8.20%) Digital Architect
8 10 (8.20%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 10 (8.20%) Java Architect
8 10 (8.20%) Pentaho Developer
9 9 (7.38%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (6.56%) Analyst
10 8 (6.56%) ClearCase Support
11 5 (4.10%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.66%) ELK Stack
1 13 (10.66%) Sensu
2 12 (9.84%) JSON
3 11 (9.02%) Play Framework
4 10 (8.20%) Spring
4 10 (8.20%) Spring Boot
5 9 (7.38%) CSS
6 8 (6.56%) jQuery
7 6 (4.92%) REST
8 1 (0.82%) Leaflet
8 1 (0.82%) Middleware
8 1 (0.82%) RESTful
8 1 (0.82%) XBRL
8 1 (0.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.48%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.84%) Performance Metrics
3 9 (7.38%) Data Integration
4 4 (3.28%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.82%) Clustering
5 1 (0.82%) Psychology
5 1 (0.82%) Statistics
5 1 (0.82%) User Experience
5 1 (0.82%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.30%) Unix
2 11 (9.02%) Linux
3 8 (6.56%) SUSE
3 8 (6.56%) Windows
4 3 (2.46%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.82%) VMS
5 1 (0.82%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (26.23%) Software Engineering
3 25 (20.49%) Scrum
4 19 (15.57%) Configuration Management
5 18 (14.75%) Service Management
6 16 (13.11%) DevOps
6 16 (13.11%) PRINCE2
7 15 (12.30%) Project Management
8 13 (10.66%) Identity Access Management
8 13 (10.66%) Mentoring
9 11 (9.02%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (9.02%) Microservices
9 11 (9.02%) Migration
10 10 (8.20%) Test Strategy
11 8 (6.56%) Change Management
11 8 (6.56%) Dashboard Development
12 6 (4.92%) Network Design
12 6 (4.92%) Validation
13 5 (4.10%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (4.10%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.03%) JavaScript
2 18 (14.75%) Shell Script
3 16 (13.11%) SQL
4 15 (12.30%) Java
5 14 (11.48%) Ruby
6 11 (9.02%) Scala
7 8 (6.56%) C
8 5 (4.10%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.46%) Perl
10 2 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 111 (90.98%) SC Cleared
2 7 (5.74%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.92%) CCNA
4 5 (4.10%) CCNP
4 5 (4.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.46%) CCSP
5 3 (2.46%) Degree
6 2 (1.64%) CCDP
6 2 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.82%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.82%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.82%) ISEB
7 1 (0.82%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.82%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.82%) JSP 440
System Software
1 8 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.82%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (22.13%) Puppet
2 14 (11.48%) Packer
3 13 (10.66%) Graphite
3 13 (10.66%) Uchiwa
4 4 (3.28%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.82%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.82%) OPNET
5 1 (0.82%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (22.95%) Atlassian
2 18 (14.75%) Cloudera
3 17 (13.93%) BMC
4 16 (13.11%) VMware
5 14 (11.48%) Cisco
5 14 (11.48%) Google
6 13 (10.66%) ForgeRock
6 13 (10.66%) MuleSoft
7 11 (9.02%) Informatica
8 10 (8.20%) Microsoft
9 9 (7.38%) Red Hat
10 8 (6.56%) CheckPoint
11 6 (4.92%) F5
11 6 (4.92%) Fujitsu
12 5 (4.10%) Fortinet
12 5 (4.10%) HP
12 5 (4.10%) Nokia
12 5 (4.10%) Oracle
12 5 (4.10%) Platfora
13 4 (3.28%) Citrix