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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 13 1 14
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 18 26 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 10.91% 20.31% 7.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 56.25% 59.09% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 5
Average daily rate
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£408 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £103 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £435 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.70 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+44.09% +10.00%
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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
32 44 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 19.39% 34.38% 20.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 26 7
Average daily rate £385 £265 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.28% -24.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £104 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £13.06 £21.50 £16.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.27% +27.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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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 28 August 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

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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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -10 18 £408 +63.00% 1
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West Midlands

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 17 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 12 (35.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 12 (35.29%) WAN
2 12 (35.29%) Cisco
3 10 (29.41%) PRINCE2
4 9 (26.47%) ITIL
4 9 (26.47%) F5
5 7 (20.59%) CCNP
5 7 (20.59%) Service Management
5 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (17.65%) Firewall
6 6 (17.65%) IBM
6 6 (17.65%) LAN
6 6 (17.65%) VoIP
6 6 (17.65%) WLAN
6 6 (17.65%) CiscoWorks
6 6 (17.65%) BMC
6 6 (17.65%) CheckPoint
6 6 (17.65%) MPLS
6 6 (17.65%) McAfee
6 6 (17.65%) CSS
6 6 (17.65%) WAN Optimisation
6 6 (17.65%) DMVPN
6 6 (17.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (17.65%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 6 (17.65%) 802.1X
6 6 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (17.65%) SolarWinds
6 6 (17.65%) Fortinet
6 6 (17.65%) Network Design

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Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) Moodle
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS Project
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) WAN
1 12 (35.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (17.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (17.65%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 6 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (17.65%) DMVPN
2 6 (17.65%) LAN
2 6 (17.65%) VoIP
2 6 (17.65%) WLAN
2 6 (17.65%) MPLS
2 6 (17.65%) Firewall
2 6 (17.65%) BIG-IP
3 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.88%) Network Security
4 2 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Data Mining
1 2 (5.88%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
1 2 (5.88%) Military
2 1 (2.94%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.94%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Network Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Design Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Designer
3 3 (8.82%) Network Support
3 3 (8.82%) Network Designer
3 3 (8.82%) Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Programme Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Implementation Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Release Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) CSS
1 6 (17.65%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Statistics
2 1 (2.94%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) PRINCE2
2 9 (26.47%) ITIL
3 7 (20.59%) Service Management
4 6 (17.65%) Network Design
4 6 (17.65%) WAN Optimisation
5 5 (14.71%) Project Management
5 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
6 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.82%) Scrum
7 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
7 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
7 3 (8.82%) Open Source
8 2 (5.88%) Use Case
8 2 (5.88%) SysML
8 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.88%) Change Control
8 2 (5.88%) Network Management
8 2 (5.88%) Change Management
8 2 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) C
2 3 (8.82%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) PHP
3 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (20.59%) CCNP
2 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.88%) Degree
4 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.94%) CCDP
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.94%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Cisco
2 9 (26.47%) F5
3 6 (17.65%) IBM
3 6 (17.65%) BMC
3 6 (17.65%) CheckPoint
3 6 (17.65%) McAfee
3 6 (17.65%) Blue Coat
3 6 (17.65%) Fortinet
3 6 (17.65%) SolarWinds
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.82%) HP
5 2 (5.88%) Citrix