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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
Rank 252 221 -
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -
Contract jobs citing CTC Cleared 3 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.032% 0.14% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £550 £440
% change year-on-year
-36.36% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.50
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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
2567 2078 1623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.80% 24.72% 21.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1235 988 739
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 113 127
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £22.70
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.90%

CTC Cleared
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

CTC Cleared
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

CTC Cleared
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 26 January 2015.

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

CTC Cleared
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 26 January 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire -26 1 £500 -9.09%
Surrey - 1 £350 -
Hampshire - - - -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) SAN
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
4 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (23.08%) CentOS
4 3 (23.08%) Network Design
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Content Management
5 2 (15.38%) Information Management
5 2 (15.38%) InfoPath
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
5 2 (15.38%) Workflow
6 1 (7.69%) Finance
6 1 (7.69%) SAP BW
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) SAP BI
6 1 (7.69%) Primavera
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Clustering
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SAP BW
2 1 (7.69%) SAP BI
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) SAP SRM Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) SAP BI Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Programme Planner
3 1 (7.69%) Trainer
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Planner
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) SAP BW Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) CSLA.NET
2 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) Copywriting
1 1 (7.69%) Smart Meter
1 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) CentOS
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Network Design
2 2 (15.38%) Workflow
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Content Management
2 2 (15.38%) Information Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) OOD
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Primavera
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle