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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 11 2 15
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 17 31 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 10.06% 24.80% 5.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 60.71% 65.96% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 5
Average daily rate
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£280 £179 £520
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.42% -65.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £104 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £326 £592
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -15.09%
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
28 47 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 16.57% 37.60% 18.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 13
Average daily rate £280 £188 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.33% -43.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £104 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £416 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £21.50 £34.32 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.35% +243.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

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

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 22 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Telford -7 16 £280 +56.42%
Security Cleared
West Midlands

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 25 (55.56%) SC Cleared
2 12 (26.67%) Windows
3 9 (20.00%) ITIL
3 9 (20.00%) WAN
4 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2
4 8 (17.78%) Open Source
5 7 (15.56%) Java
5 7 (15.56%) Project Management
6 6 (13.33%) Cisco
6 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (13.33%) Oracle
6 6 (13.33%) LAN
6 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (11.11%) F5
7 5 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (11.11%) Change Control
7 5 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 5 (11.11%) CCNP
7 5 (11.11%) McAfee
7 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.89%) Subversion
8 4 (8.89%) Blue Coat
8 4 (8.89%) Finance
8 4 (8.89%) Firewall
8 4 (8.89%) MPLS
8 4 (8.89%) Migration
8 4 (8.89%) Network Security
8 4 (8.89%) BIG-IP

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (8.89%) JBoss
1 4 (8.89%) Apache
1 4 (8.89%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.67%) Confluence
2 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) MS Project
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) WAN
2 6 (13.33%) LAN
3 5 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (8.89%) Firewall
4 4 (8.89%) MPLS
4 4 (8.89%) Network Security
4 4 (8.89%) BIG-IP
4 4 (8.89%) VoIP
4 4 (8.89%) WLAN
4 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.89%) DMVPN
4 4 (8.89%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (8.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (8.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (4.44%) Internet
6 1 (2.22%) DHCP
6 1 (2.22%) DNS
6 1 (2.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) Big Data
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.22%) Sqoop
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Subversion
1 4 (8.89%) Maven
1 4 (8.89%) Hudson
1 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.67%) JIRA
3 2 (4.44%) Selenium
3 2 (4.44%) LoadRunner
3 2 (4.44%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.22%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Military
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Electronics
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (13.33%) Architect
2 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 5 (11.11%) Consultant
2 5 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (8.89%) Implementation Manager
3 4 (8.89%) Project Manager
3 4 (8.89%) Platform Architect
4 3 (6.67%) Network Support
4 3 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Installations Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Security Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Design Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Programme Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) XML
1 4 (8.89%) J2EE
1 4 (8.89%) CSS
2 3 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (4.44%) JSON
3 2 (4.44%) Play Framework
4 1 (2.22%) JSP
4 1 (2.22%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Open Source
2 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) DTV
3 1 (2.22%) Statistics
3 1 (2.22%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 4 (8.89%) Linux
3 4 (8.89%) UNIX
4 3 (6.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 3 (6.67%) AIX
4 3 (6.67%) Solaris
4 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) ITIL
2 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2
3 7 (15.56%) Project Management
4 5 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (11.11%) Change Control
4 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.89%) Migration
5 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (8.89%) WAN Optimisation
6 3 (6.67%) DevOps
6 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.67%) Network Design
6 3 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.67%) Scrum
6 3 (6.67%) Service Management
7 2 (4.44%) TOGAF
7 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.44%) Change Management
7 2 (4.44%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) Java
2 4 (8.89%) C
3 3 (6.67%) Perl
4 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.44%) SQL
4 2 (4.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (55.56%) SC Cleared
2 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (11.11%) CCNP
4 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.22%) CCNA
6 1 (2.22%) CCDP
6 1 (2.22%) Degree
6 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.22%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (2.22%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (8.89%) Puppet
2 2 (4.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Cisco
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) F5
2 5 (11.11%) McAfee
3 4 (8.89%) Blue Coat
3 4 (8.89%) Fortinet
3 4 (8.89%) BMC
3 4 (8.89%) IBM
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.89%) CheckPoint
3 4 (8.89%) SolarWinds
4 3 (6.67%) BEA
4 3 (6.67%) HP
5 2 (4.44%) Informatica
5 2 (4.44%) webMethods
6 1 (2.22%) Splunk
6 1 (2.22%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.22%) SAP
Shropshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £270 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago