The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 22 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 12 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.43% 4.12% 5.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.64% 22.73% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 6
Median daily rate £450 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £8.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.90 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+16.50% +28.75%
Security Cleared
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
53 44 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 23.98% 18.11% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 30 29
Median daily rate £200 £412 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.39% +9.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £518 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £8.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% -32.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Security Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +2 6 £450 -12.19%
Bury St Edmunds +7 4 £475 -
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 15 (71.43%) SC Cleared
2 13 (61.90%) Java
3 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 8 (38.10%) UML
4 8 (38.10%) JMS
4 8 (38.10%) Java EE
4 8 (38.10%) jQuery
5 7 (33.33%) Ajax
5 7 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
5 7 (33.33%) HTML
5 7 (33.33%) SQL
5 7 (33.33%) Ant
5 7 (33.33%) EJB
5 7 (33.33%) JDBC
5 7 (33.33%) JSP
5 7 (33.33%) Struts
5 7 (33.33%) XML
6 6 (28.57%) CSS
7 5 (23.81%) MyEclipse
7 5 (23.81%) Big Data
7 5 (23.81%) Cloudera
8 4 (19.05%) Kafka
8 4 (19.05%) Linux
9 3 (14.29%) Python
9 3 (14.29%) OO
9 3 (14.29%) ETL
9 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 3 (14.29%) Puppet
9 3 (14.29%) Defect Management
10 2 (9.52%) Test Planning

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (9.52%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) ATM
1 1 (4.76%) DWDM
1 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) Frame Relay
1 1 (4.76%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.76%) HBase
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Ant
2 5 (23.81%) MyEclipse
3 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.52%) Selenium
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Designer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Designer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Data Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Network Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Security Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Service Security Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) Java EE
1 8 (38.10%) JMS
1 8 (38.10%) jQuery
2 7 (33.33%) Ajax
2 7 (33.33%) EJB
2 7 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
2 7 (33.33%) HTML
2 7 (33.33%) JDBC
2 7 (33.33%) JSP
2 7 (33.33%) Struts
2 7 (33.33%) XML
3 6 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (19.05%) Kafka
5 1 (4.76%) .NET
5 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.76%) ELK Stack
5 1 (4.76%) JSON
5 1 (4.76%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
1 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) UML
2 3 (14.29%) Defect Management
2 3 (14.29%) ETL
2 3 (14.29%) OO
2 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Open Source
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
3 2 (9.52%) TDD
3 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
3 2 (9.52%) Test Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (4.76%) Network Design
4 1 (4.76%) Network Management
4 1 (4.76%) Test Management
4 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
4 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.76%) C#
6 1 (4.76%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) CCA
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (4.76%) DBS Check
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) MCP
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) Check_MK
2 1 (4.76%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Cloudera
2 1 (4.76%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (4.76%) BT
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) Nortel
2 1 (4.76%) Remedy