The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 1 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 12 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 33.33% 21.74% 5.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 80.00% 53.57% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Median daily rate £363 £550 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.09% +223.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £371
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +4.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +108.33%
SC Cleared
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Stevenage region.

Qualifications Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
15 28 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 41.67% 40.58% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 6
Median daily rate £350 £431 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.84% +153.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 1
Median hourly rate - £22.64 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -39.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Stevenage

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 24 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (33.33%) Network Security
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (29.17%) Juniper
3 7 (29.17%) ITIL
3 7 (29.17%) LAN
3 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco
4 6 (25.00%) VPN
4 6 (25.00%) WAN
4 6 (25.00%) Broadband
4 6 (25.00%) ISDN
4 6 (25.00%) Firewall
4 6 (25.00%) Network Management
5 5 (20.83%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (20.83%) Windows
5 5 (20.83%) C++
5 5 (20.83%) Java
6 4 (16.67%) MS Office
6 4 (16.67%) Linux
6 4 (16.67%) Unix
6 4 (16.67%) Wireless
6 4 (16.67%) Citrix
6 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 4 (16.67%) Network Design
6 4 (16.67%) Windchill
6 4 (16.67%) DV Cleared
6 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (16.67%) XenApp

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
1 4 (16.67%) Windchill
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.17%) PTC Creo
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) Network Security
2 7 (29.17%) LAN
2 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
3 6 (25.00%) Broadband
3 6 (25.00%) Firewall
3 6 (25.00%) ISDN
3 6 (25.00%) VPN
3 6 (25.00%) WAN
4 4 (16.67%) Wireless
5 2 (8.33%) Internet
5 2 (8.33%) Kerberos
5 2 (8.33%) NetScaler
5 2 (8.33%) SSL
5 2 (8.33%) Wireshark
6 1 (4.17%) FTP
6 1 (4.17%) Skype
6 1 (4.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MSI
General
1 3 (12.50%) Automotive
1 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Administrator
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco Support
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Citrix Support
5 3 (12.50%) Juniper Support
5 3 (12.50%) Network Support
5 3 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) LAN Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Unix
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) AIX
5 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.17%) HPUX
5 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Network Management
3 5 (20.83%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (16.67%) Network Design
5 3 (12.50%) OO
5 3 (12.50%) OOP
5 3 (12.50%) PLM
6 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (8.33%) Time Management
7 1 (4.17%) Application Packaging
7 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.17%) Regression Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) C++
1 5 (20.83%) Java
2 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.33%) C
3 2 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) AWK
4 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.17%) MATLAB
4 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.17%) sed
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) CCNA
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) MCP
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.17%) CEH
5 1 (4.17%) CISSP
5 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
5 1 (4.17%) SANS
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (16.67%) XenApp
1 4 (16.67%) XenDesktop
1 4 (16.67%) XenServer
2 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Endace
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Cisco
1 7 (29.17%) Juniper
2 4 (16.67%) Citrix
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) IBM
3 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.33%) Cognos
4 2 (8.33%) Remedy
4 2 (8.33%) TIBCO
4 2 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) LogRhythm
5 1 (4.17%) NetApp