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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 1 1 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 31 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 39.24% 23.40% 6.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 81.58% 75.86% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 1
Average daily rate £390 £475 £540
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.89% -12.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £27.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £34.25 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+16.05% +47.31%
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
38 29 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 48.10% 30.85% 24.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 13 6
Average daily rate £380 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £136 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £510 £628
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £39.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +58.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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

Security Cleared
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 1 May 2016.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

Security Cleared
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 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Malvern 0 12 £400 -20.00% 4
Worcester -1 11 £400 +222.58%
Security Cleared
West Midlands

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 30 (81.08%) SC Cleared
2 15 (40.54%) Windows
3 14 (37.84%) Linux
4 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
4 13 (35.14%) MS Office
5 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
6 11 (29.73%) System Testing
7 10 (27.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (24.32%) MS Visio
8 9 (24.32%) Red Hat
9 7 (18.92%) Cisco
9 7 (18.92%) CentOS
9 7 (18.92%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (16.22%) SIEM
10 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (16.22%) ITIL
10 6 (16.22%) VMware
11 5 (13.51%) Network Security
11 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (13.51%) Unix
11 5 (13.51%) CCNP
11 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (13.51%) Windows Server
12 4 (10.81%) Windows 10
12 4 (10.81%) vSphere
12 4 (10.81%) SolarWinds
12 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
12 4 (10.81%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (10.81%) Citrix

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 1 (2.70%) Apache
1 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
1 13 (35.14%) MS Office
2 9 (24.32%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Network Security
2 4 (10.81%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (8.11%) DNS
3 3 (8.11%) HTTP
3 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.11%) Wireshark
4 2 (5.41%) BGP
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (5.41%) HSRP
4 2 (5.41%) Internet
4 2 (5.41%) Kerberos
4 2 (5.41%) NX-OS
4 2 (5.41%) OSPF
4 2 (5.41%) SSH
4 2 (5.41%) tcpdump
4 2 (5.41%) VLAN
4 2 (5.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.41%) MS Access
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (2.70%) Data Mart
4 1 (2.70%) DataStage
4 1 (2.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Subversion
1 2 (5.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (5.41%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (16.22%) Network Engineer
1 6 (16.22%) Security Engineer
2 4 (10.81%) Analyst
3 3 (8.11%) Business Developer
3 3 (8.11%) Business Objects Developer
3 3 (8.11%) Consultant
3 3 (8.11%) Database Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Developer
3 3 (8.11%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) IT Security Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Lead Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Security Architect
4 2 (5.41%) Security Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Security Specialist
4 2 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) COM
1 1 (2.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) Derivative
2 2 (5.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.70%) EPoS
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (40.54%) Windows
2 14 (37.84%) Linux
3 7 (18.92%) CentOS
4 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (13.51%) Unix
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Server
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.81%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.41%) Fedora
7 1 (2.70%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (2.70%) Solaris
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) System Testing
2 7 (18.92%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (16.22%) ITIL
3 6 (16.22%) SIEM
4 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.11%) Protective Monitoring
4 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.11%) Service Management
5 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.41%) Change Control
5 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.41%) High Availability
5 2 (5.41%) Scrum
5 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.70%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (2.70%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) Java
2 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.41%) Python
2 2 (5.41%) Scala
2 2 (5.41%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (81.08%) SC Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (13.51%) CCNP
4 4 (10.81%) MCSE
4 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (8.11%) CCIE
6 2 (5.41%) CCVP
6 2 (5.41%) JNCIP
6 2 (5.41%) RHCE
7 1 (2.70%) BC Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.70%) CCDP
7 1 (2.70%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) VCP5
7 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (10.81%) QA
3 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) vSphere
3 2 (5.41%) iptables
3 2 (5.41%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Nagios
2 2 (5.41%) Puppet
2 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (2.70%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.70%) SCOM
3 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) Red Hat
3 7 (18.92%) Cisco
4 6 (16.22%) VMware
5 4 (10.81%) Citrix
5 4 (10.81%) Juniper
5 4 (10.81%) SolarWinds
6 3 (8.11%) ArcSight
6 3 (8.11%) LogRhythm
7 2 (5.41%) Atlassian
7 2 (5.41%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.70%) Dell
8 1 (2.70%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (2.70%) NetApp
8 1 (2.70%) Sophos
8 1 (2.70%) Trustwave
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