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 26 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 32 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 28 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.34% 1.76% 1.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.23% 6.98% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 3 0
Average daily rate
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£415 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.84 £18.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+88.00% -36.84%
SC Cleared
South East

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
111 86 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 21.18% 25.29% 18.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 61 41
Average daily rate £375 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Average hourly rate £28.00 £41.75 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.93% +16.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £20.76 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £48.05 £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+36.11% -28.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -2 4 £450 -
Horsham - 2 £375 - 1
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 45 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 11 (24.44%) Windows
2 11 (24.44%) SharePoint
2 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
3 10 (22.22%) MS Office
4 9 (20.00%) SAP
5 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2
5 8 (17.78%) SCCM
5 8 (17.78%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (15.56%) ERP
6 7 (15.56%) VMware
7 6 (13.33%) SAP ERP
7 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
7 6 (13.33%) DHCP
7 6 (13.33%) DNS
7 6 (13.33%) MS Exchange
7 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
7 6 (13.33%) ITIL
7 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (11.11%) IaaS
8 5 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (11.11%) UAG
8 5 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (11.11%) Office 365

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (24.44%) SharePoint
2 8 (17.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (11.11%) IIS
5 1 (2.22%) Lync
5 1 (2.22%) SAS
5 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (22.22%) MS Office
2 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 5 (11.11%) MS Project
3 5 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (13.33%) SAP ERP
2 3 (6.67%) SAP PSCD
2 3 (6.67%) SAP FI
2 3 (6.67%) SAP FI-CA
3 2 (4.44%) SAP SRM
3 2 (4.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) IaaS
1 5 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) DHCP
1 6 (13.33%) DNS
2 5 (11.11%) Internet
2 5 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (6.67%) SAP BW
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.44%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (6.67%) Selenium
3 2 (4.44%) MSI
3 2 (4.44%) InstallShield
4 1 (2.22%) MorphX
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.67%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Consultant
3 7 (15.56%) Project Manager
4 6 (13.33%) SAP Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Developer
6 4 (8.89%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.67%) SAP BW Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Applications Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Migration Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) PMO Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) SAP BI Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) .NET
2 4 (8.89%) HTML
2 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.89%) CSS
2 4 (8.89%) Web Services
2 4 (8.89%) XML
3 3 (6.67%) XSL
3 3 (6.67%) SOAP
3 3 (6.67%) WCF
3 3 (6.67%) SAP XI
4 2 (4.44%) Application Packaging
5 1 (2.22%) HTML5
5 1 (2.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) PKI
2 3 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (11.11%) Linux
4 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2
2 7 (15.56%) ERP
3 6 (13.33%) ITIL
4 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.89%) Programme Management
5 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.89%) Data Management
5 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
5 4 (8.89%) Project Management
5 4 (8.89%) CRM
6 3 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (6.67%) Change Control
6 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.67%) Document Management
6 3 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Integration Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.44%) Change Management
7 2 (4.44%) Migration
7 2 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) C#
1 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.67%) VB
2 3 (6.67%) VB6
3 2 (4.44%) VBScript
3 2 (4.44%) C++
3 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.22%) X++
Qualifications
1 45 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.11%) MCP
2 5 (11.11%) MCSE
2 5 (11.11%) MCSA
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (6.67%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.44%) Degree
4 2 (4.44%) ISEB
4 2 (4.44%) CCA
5 1 (2.22%) PMP
5 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.11%) UAG
3 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) SCCM
2 3 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.00%) SAP
3 7 (15.56%) VMware
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle
4 5 (11.11%) Citrix
4 5 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.44%) Ariba
5 2 (4.44%) webMethods
5 2 (4.44%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.22%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.22%) Baan
6 1 (2.22%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.22%) HP