Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 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.

Security Clearance
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 37 45
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8 +2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 23 48 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.13% 4.53% 2.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.55% 23.53% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 39 22
Coventry median daily rate £195 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.25% +3.23% -6.06%
10th Percentile £161 £303 £218
90th Percentile £459 £614 £700
West Midlands median daily rate £410 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +5.13% -2.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Coventry median hourly rate £17.50 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.33% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £46.25 £33.75 £30.25
% change year-on-year +37.04% +11.57% +21.00%

Security 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 Coventry with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Coventry
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 102 204 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 13.90% 19.26% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 150 100
Coventry median daily rate £388 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +33.33% -17.24%
10th Percentile £161 £282 £153
90th Percentile £540 £550 £501
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +1.27% +12.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 15
Coventry median hourly rate £16.00 £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.56% -10.00% +39.42%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.50 £9.75
90th Percentile £34.25 £43.75 £44.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £24.50 £31.44
% change year-on-year +24.49% -22.07% +44.55%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Security Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Coventry

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Coventry

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Coventry over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Coventry

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) Windows
4 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
5 4 (17.39%) Demand Management
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
5 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
5 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
5 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
5 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
6 3 (13.04%) Release Management
6 3 (13.04%) WSUS
6 3 (13.04%) VMware
6 3 (13.04%) McAfee
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (13.04%) Office 365
6 3 (13.04%) DevOps
6 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
6 3 (13.04%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (13.04%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
7 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (8.70%) ArcSight
7 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
7 2 (8.70%) SCOM
7 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
7 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (8.70%) Veeam
7 2 (8.70%) Multithreading

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) DNS
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
1 2 (8.70%) Skype
1 2 (8.70%) SSL
1 2 (8.70%) TACACS
1 2 (8.70%) VoIP
2 1 (4.35%) DHCP
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Azure DevOps
2 3 (13.04%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Azure Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Deployment Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Office 365 Trainer
2 3 (13.04%) PowerShell Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Trainer
3 2 (8.70%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
3 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Developer
4 1 (4.35%) GUI Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) IT Support
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Service Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Service Assurance Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Telephony Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) Grails
1 1 (4.35%) OpenGL
1 1 (4.35%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) PKI
2 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.35%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) Linux
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Demand Management
1 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
1 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
2 3 (13.04%) DevOps
2 3 (13.04%) Release Management
3 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
3 2 (8.70%) Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
3 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.70%) UML
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) ITSM
4 1 (4.35%) OO
4 1 (4.35%) OOD
4 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) Service Management
4 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) C++
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (13.04%) WSUS
2 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco LMS
2 2 (8.70%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (4.35%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) McAfee
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) ArcSight
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) HP
3 2 (8.70%) NetApp
3 2 (8.70%) SAP
3 2 (8.70%) Veeam
4 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.35%) Veritas