The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 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 Check (SC) Clearance
West Sussex > Crawley
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 23 15
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8  
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 12 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 8.89% 3.26% 9.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.53% 14.63% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 10
Crawley median daily rate £300 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +16.12%  
10th Percentile £282 £364 £334
90th Percentile £554 £477 £450
West Sussex median daily rate £366 £468 £363
% change year-on-year -21.65% +28.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Crawley median hourly rate - - -
West Sussex median hourly rate £17.77 - £16.75

SC 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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley.

Academic & Professional Certification
Crawley
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 51 41 35
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 37.78% 22.28% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 67 37
Crawley median daily rate £395 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.66%  
10th Percentile £283 £325 £323
90th Percentile £455 £470 £475
West Sussex median daily rate £395 £415 £360
% change year-on-year -4.81% +15.27%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 1
Crawley median hourly rate £16.50 £22.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.66% +36.36%  
10th Percentile £15.75 £21.25 £15.75
90th Percentile £17.25 £36.50 £17.25
West Sussex median hourly rate £16.50 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -61.62% +7.50%  

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Crawley.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Crawley

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in Crawley

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Crawley over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared in Crawley

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in Crawley

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Crawley region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) Linux
3 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 7 (50.00%) NetApp
4 7 (50.00%) Migration
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 5 (35.71%) LDAP
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 4 (28.57%) VMware
8 3 (21.43%) Firewall
8 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (14.29%) CentOS
9 2 (14.29%) NAS
9 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
9 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
9 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
9 2 (14.29%) IT Governance
9 2 (14.29%) WSUS
9 2 (14.29%) SIEM
9 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
9 2 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (14.29%) vCenter Server
9 2 (14.29%) SELinux
9 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
9 2 (14.29%) Internet

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LDAP
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) Internet
3 2 (14.29%) Kerberos
3 2 (14.29%) NAS
4 1 (7.14%) IPv4
4 1 (7.14%) IPv6
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (7.14%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (7.14%) Rational Rose
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Migration Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Security Incident Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Security Operations Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Linux
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (14.29%) CentOS
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 2 (14.29%) Information Security
2 2 (14.29%) IT Governance
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
2 2 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) ITSM
3 1 (7.14%) UML
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) VB
2 1 (7.14%) VB6
2 1 (7.14%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SELinux
1 2 (14.29%) vCenter Server
1 2 (14.29%) WSUS
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) NetApp
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle