The table below looks at the statistics for CTC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CTC Cleared over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
Rank 230 244 240
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs citing CTC Cleared 13 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.046% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.55% 0.20% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
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£450 £513 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +83.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £255 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £543 £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £513 £285
% change year-on-year
-28.78% +79.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £26.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.68
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2372 2013 2314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.56% 23.05% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1219 1049 1062
Average daily rate £370 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 106 149
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.36 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% -41.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.11 £11.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

CTC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

CTC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CTC Cleared across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

CTC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

CTC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CTC Cleared within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Surrey - 7 - - 1
Berkshire - - - -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing CTC 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 CTC Cleared.

1 21 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) Oracle
4 6 (28.57%) Workflow
5 5 (23.81%) SAP SRM
5 5 (23.81%) SAP
6 4 (19.05%) Java
6 4 (19.05%) ITIL
6 4 (19.05%) Windows
6 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
7 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (14.29%) CentOS
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
7 3 (14.29%) Linux
7 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 3 (14.29%) JDeveloper
7 3 (14.29%) SAN
7 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
7 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
7 3 (14.29%) Network Design
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
7 3 (14.29%) VMware
8 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
8 2 (9.52%) Content Management
8 2 (9.52%) Information Management
8 2 (9.52%) InfoPath

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing CTC 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 CTC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) InfoPath
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) SAP SRM
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) JDeveloper
2 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.76%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) ClearQuest
2 1 (4.76%) JMeter
General
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) SAP SRM Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) SAP MDM Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Workflow Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
2 2 (9.52%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) CSLA.NET
3 1 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) XML Schema
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.76%) WCF
3 1 (4.76%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Social Media
1 1 (4.76%) Copywriting
1 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) CentOS
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Workflow
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
3 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Network Design
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Content Management
4 2 (9.52%) Information Management
5 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) V-Model
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) OOD
5 1 (4.76%) RUP
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.52%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) SAP
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) JBoss