The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
Hertfordshire / Stevenage
Rank 1 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 31 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 46.97% 16.92% 8.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 91.18% 57.89% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 1
Median daily rate £279 £460 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.40% +31.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £417 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+4.12% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Median hourly rate £39.70 £21.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.65% +86.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £19.45
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +118.50%

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
34 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 51.52% 29.23% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 6
Median daily rate £258 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.41% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £321 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 3
Median hourly rate £38.60 £22.00 £15.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.45% +43.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £18.96 £12.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.76 £22.50 £30.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +110.52%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Stevenage

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Stevenage

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 54 (98.18%) SC Cleared
2 19 (34.55%) Juniper
3 17 (30.91%) Firewall
4 16 (29.09%) Linux
4 16 (29.09%) Unix
5 15 (27.27%) Perl
5 15 (27.27%) Red Hat
5 15 (27.27%) Shell Script
5 15 (27.27%) Cisco
5 15 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (25.45%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (21.82%) LAN
7 12 (21.82%) Network Security
8 11 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 11 (20.00%) VPN
9 10 (18.18%) WAN
9 10 (18.18%) Broadband
9 10 (18.18%) ISDN
9 10 (18.18%) ITIL
9 10 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (16.36%) Wireless
10 9 (16.36%) Network Design
11 8 (14.55%) Network Management
11 8 (14.55%) F5
12 7 (12.73%) CheckPoint
12 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
13 6 (10.91%) CCNA
13 6 (10.91%) Remedy
13 6 (10.91%) Blue Coat
14 5 (9.09%) DNS

Security 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 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (5.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.82%) Apache
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.82%) IIS
3 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.64%) Windchill
2 1 (1.82%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (1.82%) PTC Creo
2 1 (1.82%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) LabWindows
1 1 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.82%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.91%) Firewall
2 12 (21.82%) LAN
2 12 (21.82%) Network Security
3 11 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (20.00%) VPN
4 10 (18.18%) Broadband
4 10 (18.18%) ISDN
4 10 (18.18%) WAN
5 9 (16.36%) Wireless
6 5 (9.09%) DNS
6 5 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (5.45%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.64%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.82%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (1.82%) IOS XR
9 1 (1.82%) NX-OS
9 1 (1.82%) RS-422
9 1 (1.82%) SSL
9 1 (1.82%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) MySQL
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Bugzilla
1 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.82%) JIRA
1 1 (1.82%) MSI
1 1 (1.82%) NetBeans
1 1 (1.82%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.82%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (1.82%) Redmine
1 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
1 1 (1.82%) Finance
1 1 (1.82%) Military
1 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Consultant
2 15 (27.27%) Unix Consultant
3 14 (25.45%) Network Engineer
4 11 (20.00%) Network Support
5 8 (14.55%) Support Engineer
6 7 (12.73%) Network Support Engineer
6 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) NOC Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) SCCM Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.64%) Administrator
8 2 (3.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Cisco Support
8 2 (3.64%) Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Exchange Administrator
8 2 (3.64%) Migration Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Network Support Technician
8 2 (3.64%) Network Technician
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) .NET
1 2 (3.64%) XMPP
2 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.82%) Middleware
2 1 (1.82%) Qt
2 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Wiki
3 2 (3.64%) e-Health
3 2 (3.64%) Statistics
3 2 (3.64%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.09%) Linux
1 16 (29.09%) Unix
2 15 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (7.27%) Windows
4 3 (5.45%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.18%) ITIL
1 10 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (16.36%) Network Design
3 8 (14.55%) Network Management
4 3 (5.45%) Integration Testing
4 3 (5.45%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
5 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.64%) Email Management
5 2 (3.64%) Migration
5 2 (3.64%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (3.64%) PLM
5 2 (3.64%) Test Scripting
6 1 (1.82%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (1.82%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.82%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.82%) Network Architecture
6 1 (1.82%) Presales
6 1 (1.82%) Signal Processing
6 1 (1.82%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.27%) Perl
1 15 (27.27%) Shell Script
2 4 (7.27%) C++
3 3 (5.45%) Java
4 2 (3.64%) C
4 2 (3.64%) SQL
4 2 (3.64%) VB
5 1 (1.82%) Ada
5 1 (1.82%) Ada 95
5 1 (1.82%) C#
5 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.82%) Python
5 1 (1.82%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 54 (98.18%) SC Cleared
2 14 (25.45%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (10.91%) CCNA
4 4 (7.27%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.64%) Degree
6 1 (1.82%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) CCIE
6 1 (1.82%) CCNP
6 1 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.64%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.82%) XenApp
3 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.82%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) SCCM
2 2 (3.64%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (3.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (34.55%) Juniper
2 15 (27.27%) Cisco
2 15 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 8 (14.55%) F5
4 7 (12.73%) CheckPoint
4 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
5 6 (10.91%) Blue Coat
5 6 (10.91%) Remedy
6 2 (3.64%) BT
6 2 (3.64%) Symantec
6 2 (3.64%) Trend Micro
7 1 (1.82%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (1.82%) Citrix
7 1 (1.82%) Forcepoint
7 1 (1.82%) IBM
7 1 (1.82%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle
7 1 (1.82%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.82%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.82%) Siemens