Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 243 220 229
Rank change year-on-year -23 +9 +31
Contract jobs citing CTC Cleared 9 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.13% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.90% 1.31% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 8
City of London median daily rate £473 £463 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.16% +29.82% +122.66%
10th Percentile £345 £378 £267
90th Percentile £650 £547 £444
Central London median daily rate £425 £450 £325
% change year-on-year -5.56% +38.46% +40.54%
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 1,002 914 1,103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.12% 14.68% 15.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 723 632 814
City of London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £268 £240
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £485 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +7.78% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 13 19
City of London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.29% -6.50% +42.86%
10th Percentile £14.75 £14.43 £13.65
90th Percentile £30.75 £21.70 £30.08
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.35 £19.50
% change year-on-year +14.44% -5.90% +18.18%

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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 19 January 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 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CTC 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 City of London region with a requirement for CTC Cleared.

1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) SCOM
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 2 (22.22%) Office 365
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (11.11%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (11.11%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (11.11%) Yammer
5 1 (11.11%) OneDrive
5 1 (11.11%) Power BI
5 1 (11.11%) QGIS

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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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) ArcGIS
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (11.11%) SAS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (11.11%) InfoPath
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (11.11%) OneDrive
2 1 (11.11%) PaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (11.11%) GIS
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) Power BI
1 1 (11.11%) QGIS
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) ERwin
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (11.11%) Architect
1 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Chief Technology Officer
1 1 (11.11%) Collaboration Specialist
1 1 (11.11%) Database Architect
1 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Head of DevOps
1 1 (11.11%) Head of Digital
1 1 (11.11%) Head of Operations
1 1 (11.11%) Head of Technical Operations
1 1 (11.11%) Senior User Researcher
1 1 (11.11%) Support Team Leader
1 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
1 1 (11.11%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Linked Data
2 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
2 1 (11.11%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Mac OS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Insight
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (11.11%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
3 1 (11.11%) Service Design
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) R
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) EMC Navisphere
2 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Brocade
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Dell
2 1 (11.11%) EMC
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) VMware