The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank - 23 23
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 3.16% 1.95%
As % of the Qualifications category - 20.00% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
- +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £30.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.14% +51.25%
SC 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 Staffordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
17 30 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 10.43% 15.79% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 15
Median daily rate £325 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

SC Cleared
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) Solaris
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (28.57%) WebCenter
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) Content Management
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Unix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (28.57%) WebCenter
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Solaris
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Content Management
1 2 (28.57%) SDLC
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle