The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
South East / West Sussex
Rank 55 27 34
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +7
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 4 21 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.85% 4.32% 4.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.15% 29.17% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 18
Median daily rate £169 £408 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.58% +40.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £372 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £590 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.60 £44.10 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +60.36%

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

Qualifications Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
127 72 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 27.02% 14.81% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 47 69
Median daily rate £425 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £546 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £52.50 £33.00 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% +18.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £41.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.82% +82.22%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Crawley +1 2 - -
Gatwick -10 1 £205 -61.86%
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (20.00%) Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) JNCIP
4 2 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (20.00%) CCSE
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper
4 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) CCIE
4 2 (20.00%) CCSP
4 2 (20.00%) CCNP
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (20.00%) Aruba
4 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (20.00%) Extreme Networks

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (10.00%) Rational Rose
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Integration Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Release Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Storage Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Design Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (10.00%) User Stories
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) VB
1 1 (10.00%) VB6
1 1 (10.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) CCIE
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) CCSE
2 2 (20.00%) CCSP
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) JNCIP
3 1 (10.00%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Aruba
2 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Extreme Networks
2 2 (20.00%) Juniper
2 2 (20.00%) Samsung
3 1 (10.00%) Fujitsu
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (10.00%) VMware