The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South East region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
Rank 240 228 243
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Contract jobs citing CTC Cleared 6 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.062% 0.024% 0.047%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.096% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Average daily rate £550 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £538 £363
% change year-on-year
-25.58% +48.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 £28.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+514.03% -3.38%
Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2549 2078 2370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.27% 24.79% 22.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1268 1008 1090
Average daily rate £350 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 130 126
Average hourly rate £21.50 £24.75 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.13% +13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.50 £40.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
CTC Cleared
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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 17 April 2014.

CTC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

CTC Cleared
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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 4 £550 -
Hampshire -4 1 £575 - 1
Surrey - 1 - - 10
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (83.33%) SC Cleared
3 14 (77.78%) SAP
4 13 (72.22%) SAP SRM
5 10 (55.56%) Workflow
5 10 (55.56%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) Java
6 2 (11.11%) SQL
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle
7 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
7 1 (5.56%) Brocade
7 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (5.56%) SAP PI
7 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (5.56%) vSphere
7 1 (5.56%) Network Management
7 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (5.56%) Splunk
7 1 (5.56%) Change Control
7 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (5.56%) Protective Monitoring
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
7 1 (5.56%) ABAP
7 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.56%) Service Management
7 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 13 (72.22%) SAP SRM
2 1 (5.56%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) OSPF
1 1 (5.56%) BGP
1 1 (5.56%) TACACS
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SAP BI
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JDeveloper
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Consultant
2 13 (72.22%) SAP Consultant
3 12 (66.67%) SAP SRM Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Logistics Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Basis Support
4 1 (5.56%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Head of Procurement
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Support
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle ADF
1 1 (5.56%) SAP XI
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Basis
1 1 (5.56%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Workflow
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.56%) Service Management
2 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.56%) Migration
2 1 (5.56%) Logistics
2 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
2 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
2 1 (5.56%) Network Management
2 1 (5.56%) Change Control
2 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
2 1 (5.56%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Java
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) ABAP
2 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (83.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) CISSP
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) CCSA
3 1 (5.56%) GSEC
3 1 (5.56%) CCSE
3 1 (5.56%) CEH
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) Juniper
3 1 (5.56%) NetApp
3 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.56%) McAfee
3 1 (5.56%) Sophos
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Brocade
3 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.56%) Splunk