Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for CTC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 261 237 237
Rank change year-on-year -24 0 +29
Contract jobs citing CTC Cleared 10 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.04% 0.82% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 8
City of London median daily rate £575 £515 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.65% +15.73% +14.47%
10th Percentile £438 £303 £202
90th Percentile £662 £650 £574
Central London median daily rate £475 £413 £440
% change year-on-year +15.15% -6.25% +13.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

CTC Cleared is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 965 981 1,058
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.77% 14.32% 15.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 682 704 752
City of London median daily rate £478 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.05% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £256 £300 £275
90th Percentile £675 £675 £625
Central London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 29 15
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.03% -1.61% +5.61%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £16.14
90th Percentile £25.50 £28.15 £41.40
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -1.58% +5.56%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing CTC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for CTC Cleared in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CTC Cleared in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for CTC Cleared in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CTC Cleared in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CTC Cleared in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CTC Cleared in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CTC Cleared in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CTC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for CTC Cleared.

1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (20.00%) Prototyping
4 2 (20.00%) User Experience
4 2 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Publishing
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Legal
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) XQuery
5 1 (10.00%) PaaS
5 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) MarkLogic
5 1 (10.00%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
5 1 (10.00%) XPath
5 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MarkLogic
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (20.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Product Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Content Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Technical Architect
2 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Lead Product Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Product Owner
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Telephony Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Telephony Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Telephony Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) User Stories
3 2 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) XPath
1 1 (10.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Jaspersoft
1 1 (10.00%) SAP