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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 48 30 32
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +2
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 4 32 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.79% 4.62% 4.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.67% 31.07% 17.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 20 12
Median daily rate £460 £408 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.88% +5.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +97.36%
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
109 103 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 21.46% 14.88% 23.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 63 65
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £560 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 6
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +22.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +58.57%

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 7 December 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
Horsham 0 2 - -
Crawley +6 1 - - 1
Gatwick +1 1 £460 +3.37%
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) Python
4 3 (15.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) J2EE
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) Scala
4 3 (15.00%) Ruby
4 3 (15.00%) Change Management
4 3 (15.00%) Kanban
4 3 (15.00%) BDD
4 3 (15.00%) Akka
4 3 (15.00%) Play Framework
4 3 (15.00%) Coaching
5 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.00%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (10.00%) JNCIP
5 2 (10.00%) Samsung
5 2 (10.00%) Firewall
5 2 (10.00%) SCCM
5 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 7

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) IaaS
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (5.00%) MPLS
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.00%) MSI
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Scala Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Akka
1 3 (15.00%) J2EE
1 3 (15.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) CMDB
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) BDD
3 3 (15.00%) Change Management
3 3 (15.00%) Coaching
3 3 (15.00%) Kanban
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Scrum
3 3 (15.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (10.00%) UML
4 2 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
1 3 (15.00%) Python
1 3 (15.00%) Ruby
1 3 (15.00%) Scala
2 2 (10.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) CCIE
2 2 (10.00%) CCNP
2 2 (10.00%) CCSE
2 2 (10.00%) CCSP
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) JNCIP
3 1 (5.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (5.00%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (5.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (5.00%) QA
1 1 (5.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (5.00%) ThinApp
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.00%) VMware
2 2 (10.00%) Aruba
2 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) Extreme Networks
2 2 (10.00%) Juniper
2 2 (10.00%) Samsung
3 1 (5.00%) Dell
3 1 (5.00%) Fujitsu
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow