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 4 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 15 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 14 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.93% 7.27% 2.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.82% 41.38% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 1
Average daily rate
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£260 £381 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.80% -13.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £356 £365
% change year-on-year
+10.95% -2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+91.66% -32.07%
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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
44 29 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 21.78% 17.58% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 22
Average daily rate £388 £288 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.78% +12.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £406 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £12.06
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.33%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 March 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 20 (68.97%) SC Cleared
2 15 (51.72%) UNIX
3 14 (48.28%) Linux
3 14 (48.28%) DV Cleared
4 13 (44.83%) Windows
5 9 (31.03%) Client/Server
6 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
7 7 (24.14%) OOD
7 7 (24.14%) OO
7 7 (24.14%) C++
7 7 (24.14%) MFC
7 7 (24.14%) Information Management
8 6 (20.69%) Software Testing
8 6 (20.69%) Network Management
8 6 (20.69%) C#
8 6 (20.69%) Shell Script
9 5 (17.24%) Law
9 5 (17.24%) VPN
9 5 (17.24%) Cisco
9 5 (17.24%) Python
9 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
9 5 (17.24%) Network Security
9 5 (17.24%) User Stories
10 4 (13.79%) Release Management
10 4 (13.79%) Integration Testing
10 4 (13.79%) Reverse Engineering
10 4 (13.79%) Knowledge Management
10 4 (13.79%) LAN
10 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
10 4 (13.79%) .NET

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) CMS
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) VPN
1 5 (17.24%) Network Security
2 4 (13.79%) LAN
2 4 (13.79%) IPsec
3 3 (10.34%) VoIP
3 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.34%) VLAN
3 3 (10.34%) Unified Communications
4 2 (6.90%) WAN
4 2 (6.90%) PBX
4 2 (6.90%) DPNSS
4 2 (6.90%) QSIG
5 1 (3.45%) Firewall
5 1 (3.45%) H.323
5 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.45%) IPv4
5 1 (3.45%) IPv6
5 1 (3.45%) MPLS
5 1 (3.45%) OSPF
5 1 (3.45%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
General
1 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
2 5 (17.24%) Law
3 3 (10.34%) Billing
3 3 (10.34%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) C++ Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Test Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Systems Test Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Designer
4 4 (13.79%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Lead Designer
5 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 3 (10.34%) CRM Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Integrator
7 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) MFC
2 4 (13.79%) .NET
3 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.90%) PKI
3 2 (6.90%) IVR
4 1 (3.45%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) UNIX
2 14 (48.28%) Linux
3 13 (44.83%) Windows
4 3 (10.34%) Solaris
5 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) OOD
1 7 (24.14%) OO
1 7 (24.14%) Information Management
2 6 (20.69%) Software Testing
2 6 (20.69%) Network Management
3 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
3 5 (17.24%) User Stories
4 4 (13.79%) Release Management
4 4 (13.79%) Integration Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (13.79%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.34%) Asset Management
5 3 (10.34%) CRM
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
5 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) C++
2 6 (20.69%) C#
2 6 (20.69%) Shell Script
3 5 (17.24%) Python
4 3 (10.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (68.97%) SC Cleared
2 14 (48.28%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) HND
4 1 (3.45%) CCNP
4 1 (3.45%) CCNA
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) JNCIS
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Nmap
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.45%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Cisco
2 3 (10.34%) VMware
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) HP
2 3 (10.34%) Splunk
3 2 (6.90%) Avaya
4 1 (3.45%) Juniper
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) EMC
4 1 (3.45%) Remedy
4 1 (3.45%) McAfee
4 1 (3.45%) Tandberg
Ipswich, Suffolk
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