The table below looks at the statistics for CTC Cleared in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CTC Cleared over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
Rank 577 585 574
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing CTC Cleared 60 64 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% 0.60% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 46 41
Median daily rate £400 £388 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £194 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £288 £450
% change year-on-year
+91.30% -36.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11719 10607 10557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.93% 18.94% 19.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7295 6199 6048
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £540 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 447 553 489
Median hourly rate £28.50 £24.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £43.76
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+28.88% +12.50%

CTC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend

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

CTC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CTC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CTC Cleared within the UK.

CTC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CTC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CTC Cleared within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

CTC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CTC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CTC Cleared within the UK.

CTC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CTC Cleared
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CTC Cleared within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 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
England +15 59 £400 -9.09% 3
London +9 52 £400 -11.11% 2
City of London +40 7 £450 -17.43% 1
West Midlands -15 4 £550 +57.14%
South East +3 2 £615 +23.00% 1
Birmingham - 2 £563 -
Yorkshire - 2 £227 -
Sheffield - 2 £227 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £227 -
Wales +7 1 £420 +64.70%
Aberystwyth +1 1 £420 +27.27%
Ceredigion +1 1 £420 +27.27%
Mid Wales 0 1 £420 +27.27%
Westminster -20 1 £220 -
Shropshire - 1 £550 -
West Sussex - 1 £550 -
Home Counties - 1 £680 -
Worthing - 1 £550 -
Telford - 1 £550 -

CTC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CTC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CTC Cleared.

1 146 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 37 (25.34%) SC Cleared
3 32 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (21.23%) Windows
4 31 (21.23%) Microsoft
5 27 (18.49%) Finance
6 25 (17.12%) MS Office
7 23 (15.75%) SharePoint
8 18 (12.33%) PRINCE2
8 18 (12.33%) Active Directory
8 18 (12.33%) Project Management
8 18 (12.33%) Migration
9 15 (10.27%) Waterfall
9 15 (10.27%) Office 365
10 14 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (9.59%) MS Excel
11 13 (8.90%) HP
11 13 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (8.22%) DV Cleared
12 12 (8.22%) Windows 7
12 12 (8.22%) ISEB
12 12 (8.22%) SQL
12 12 (8.22%) Change Management
13 11 (7.53%) ISTQB
13 11 (7.53%) SQL Server
13 11 (7.53%) Data Migration
13 11 (7.53%) User Experience
14 10 (6.85%) ITIL
15 9 (6.16%) Cognos
15 9 (6.16%) Process Management

CTC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills 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 23 (15.75%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.05%) IIS
3 3 (2.05%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.05%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.37%) WordPress
5 1 (0.68%) Apache
5 1 (0.68%) CMS
5 1 (0.68%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.68%) JBoss
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (17.12%) MS Office
2 14 (9.59%) MS Excel
3 9 (6.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (4.79%) MS Project
5 6 (4.11%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.68%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.37%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.68%) Primavera
3 1 (0.68%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.68%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.27%) Office 365
2 7 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.37%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.68%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.79%) Intranet
2 6 (4.11%) DNS
2 6 (4.11%) Firewall
2 6 (4.11%) Network Security
3 5 (3.42%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.74%) DHCP
4 4 (2.74%) NetScaler
5 3 (2.05%) LAN
5 3 (2.05%) WAN
6 2 (1.37%) NAS
7 1 (0.68%) DMZ
7 1 (0.68%) FTP
7 1 (0.68%) Internet
7 1 (0.68%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.68%) SAN
7 1 (0.68%) VLAN
7 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.68%) Wireless
7 1 (0.68%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.37%) EDRMS
3 2 (1.37%) GIS
3 2 (1.37%) MS Access
3 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.68%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (0.68%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.68%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Toad
2 1 (0.68%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (18.49%) Finance
2 2 (1.37%) Publishing
3 1 (0.68%) Back Office
3 1 (0.68%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (19.18%) Analyst
2 18 (12.33%) Project Manager
3 14 (9.59%) Business Analyst
4 9 (6.16%) Architect
4 9 (6.16%) Change Manager
4 9 (6.16%) Test Analyst
5 8 (5.48%) IT Manager
5 8 (5.48%) Support Manager
6 7 (4.79%) Business Change Manager
6 7 (4.79%) Business Manager
6 7 (4.79%) Designer
7 6 (4.11%) Consultant
7 6 (4.11%) Developer
7 6 (4.11%) Senior Manager
8 5 (3.42%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (3.42%) IT Support
8 5 (3.42%) IT Support Manager
8 5 (3.42%) Senior Project Manager
8 5 (3.42%) SharePoint Analyst
9 4 (2.74%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.79%) Web Services
2 2 (1.37%) .NET
2 2 (1.37%) COM
2 2 (1.37%) HTML
3 1 (0.68%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.68%) CSS
3 1 (0.68%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.68%) REST
3 1 (0.68%) Saxon XSLT
3 1 (0.68%) SOAP
3 1 (0.68%) Struts
3 1 (0.68%) XML
3 1 (0.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.53%) User Experience
3 9 (6.16%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.74%) Reference Data
5 3 (2.05%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.37%) Clustering
6 2 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.37%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.37%) Psychology
6 2 (1.37%) Replication
6 2 (1.37%) Social Media
7 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.68%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.68%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.68%) iPhone
7 1 (0.68%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.68%) PKI
7 1 (0.68%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 31 (21.23%) Windows
2 12 (8.22%) Windows 7
3 9 (6.16%) Windows Server
4 8 (5.48%) Windows 8
4 8 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.05%) Android
6 3 (2.05%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (1.37%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.37%) Linux
7 2 (1.37%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.68%) Unix
8 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (12.33%) Migration
2 18 (12.33%) PRINCE2
2 18 (12.33%) Project Management
3 15 (10.27%) Waterfall
4 14 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (8.22%) Change Management
6 11 (7.53%) Data Migration
7 10 (6.85%) ITIL
8 9 (6.16%) Process Management
9 8 (5.48%) Programme Management
10 7 (4.79%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (4.79%) Information Management
10 7 (4.79%) Service Delivery
11 6 (4.11%) Coaching
11 6 (4.11%) Integration Testing
11 6 (4.11%) Portfolio Management
11 6 (4.11%) Risk Management
11 6 (4.11%) Test Scripting
12 5 (3.42%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.22%) SQL
2 2 (1.37%) C
2 2 (1.37%) VBA
3 1 (0.68%) ABAP
3 1 (0.68%) C#
3 1 (0.68%) Java
3 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.68%) Perl
3 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.68%) Python
3 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.68%) VB
3 1 (0.68%) VB6
Qualifications
1 146 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 37 (25.34%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.22%) DV Cleared
3 12 (8.22%) ISEB
4 11 (7.53%) ISTQB
5 8 (5.48%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (4.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (3.42%) PMP
8 3 (2.05%) Degree
8 3 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.68%) CCNA
9 1 (0.68%) CCNP
9 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.68%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.68%) MCSA
9 1 (0.68%) MCSE
9 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.48%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.05%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.05%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (12.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.05%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.05%) XenApp
4 2 (1.37%) DFS Replication
4 2 (1.37%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.68%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (4.11%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (4.11%) SCCM
2 5 (3.42%) SCOM
3 3 (2.05%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.68%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.68%) Puppet
4 1 (0.68%) SCSM
Vendors
1 31 (21.23%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.90%) HP
3 9 (6.16%) Cognos
4 7 (4.79%) Oracle
4 7 (4.79%) VMware
5 6 (4.11%) Citrix
5 6 (4.11%) IBM
6 4 (2.74%) Cisco
7 3 (2.05%) Google
7 3 (2.05%) Remedy
8 2 (1.37%) BMC
8 2 (1.37%) Facebook
8 2 (1.37%) NetApp
8 2 (1.37%) Sophos
8 2 (1.37%) Twitter
9 1 (0.68%) Apple
9 1 (0.68%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.68%) Lotus
9 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds
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