The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 8 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 14 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 20.90% - 6.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.67% - 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate
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£240 - £313
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 - £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 - £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.00%
Security Cleared
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
21 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 31.34% 8.33% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 10
Average daily rate £350 £333 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £390 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +34.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Security Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Worcester - 12 £220 - 2
Redditch - - - - 1
Security Cleared
West Midlands

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 18 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 16 (76.19%) Exchange Server 2003
2 16 (76.19%) MS Exchange
3 14 (66.67%) Windows
3 14 (66.67%) DHCP
3 14 (66.67%) DNS
3 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 14 (66.67%) VMware
3 14 (66.67%) VLAN
3 14 (66.67%) XenDesktop
4 13 (61.90%) PDA
4 13 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (61.90%) SCCM
4 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (61.90%) NAS
4 13 (61.90%) XenApp
4 13 (61.90%) XenServer
4 13 (61.90%) MS Office
4 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (61.90%) Blackberry
4 13 (61.90%) Dell
4 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
4 13 (61.90%) Citrix
4 13 (61.90%) SAN
5 8 (38.10%) VMware Server
6 3 (14.29%) Firewall
6 3 (14.29%) NetApp
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (14.29%) CCIE
6 3 (14.29%) CCNP

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Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 16 (76.19%) MS Exchange
1 16 (76.19%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (14.29%) Lync
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (61.90%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) DHCP
1 14 (66.67%) DNS
1 14 (66.67%) VLAN
2 13 (61.90%) NAS
2 13 (61.90%) SAN
3 3 (14.29%) Firewall
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security
4 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
4 1 (4.76%) VoIP
General
1 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
1 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Support Engineer
1 9 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
1 9 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) VMware Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Blackberry
1 13 (61.90%) PDA
2 3 (14.29%) FlexPod
3 1 (4.76%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
1 2 (9.52%) SIEM
1 2 (9.52%) Cyber Security
1 2 (9.52%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (4.76%) Analytics
2 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
2 1 (4.76%) SEO
2 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
2 1 (4.76%) Business Development
2 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
2 1 (4.76%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) CCIE
2 3 (14.29%) CCNP
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 14 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 13 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (61.90%) XenApp
2 13 (61.90%) XenServer
3 8 (38.10%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (61.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) VMware
2 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 13 (61.90%) Dell
2 13 (61.90%) Citrix
3 3 (14.29%) NetApp
3 3 (14.29%) EMC
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) LogRhythm
4 1 (4.76%) Siemens
4 1 (4.76%) BT
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