Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 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 Check (SC) Clearance
South West > Devon
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 12 10
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2 -8
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 99 57 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 17.19% 12.26% 11.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 51.83% 44.19% 35.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 18 38
Devon median daily rate £413 £401 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.80% +3.55% +3.33%
10th Percentile £269 £333 £275
90th Percentile £525 £588 £717
South West median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 2
Devon median hourly rate £42.50 £88.75 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.11% +106.40% -
10th Percentile £35.00 £42.00 £41.30
90th Percentile £48.50 £137.50 £45.10
South West median hourly rate £41.15 £40.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +2.88% -3.61% +2.47%

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 contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Devon
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 191 129 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 33.16% 27.74% 31.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 62 114
Devon median daily rate £400 £379 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.61% +8.21% -6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £164 £263
90th Percentile £525 £510 £512
South West median daily rate £410 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.90% +1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 6
Devon median hourly rate £40.25 £44.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.52% +17.33% +4.17%
10th Percentile £33.25 £13.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £47.85 £70.50 £44.50
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +36.36% -31.25% +14.29%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Devon

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in Devon

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Devon over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared in Devon

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in Devon

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Devon

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Devon over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SC Cleared in Devon

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Devon region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +4 68 £438 +9.38% 1
Plymouth +2 20 £295 -46.36% 3
Torquay - 1 £80 -
Newton Abbot - 1 £300 -
SC Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Devon region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 99 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 44 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 27 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (21.21%) PMO
5 20 (20.20%) BPSS Clearance
6 16 (16.16%) Coaching
7 15 (15.15%) Project Planning
8 13 (13.13%) MS Visio
9 12 (12.12%) Finance
9 12 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
9 12 (12.12%) DevOps
10 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
10 11 (11.11%) Java
11 10 (10.10%) JavaScript
11 10 (10.10%) HTML
11 10 (10.10%) CSS
11 10 (10.10%) SharePoint
11 10 (10.10%) Management Information System
11 10 (10.10%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (10.10%) Workflow
11 10 (10.10%) Content Management
11 10 (10.10%) Document Management
11 10 (10.10%) Degree
11 10 (10.10%) Nintex
11 10 (10.10%) Enterprise Content Management
11 10 (10.10%) SharePoint 2010
11 10 (10.10%) AWS Lambda
11 10 (10.10%) Serverless
12 9 (9.09%) Scrum
12 9 (9.09%) Configuration Management

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 10 (10.10%) SharePoint
1 10 (10.10%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.02%) Apache
2 2 (2.02%) IIS
2 2 (2.02%) Jetty
2 2 (2.02%) Mongrel
2 2 (2.02%) nginx
2 2 (2.02%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.02%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (13.13%) MS Visio
2 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.10%) AWS Lambda
2 10 (10.10%) Serverless
3 7 (7.07%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (5.05%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (3.03%) Office 365
6 2 (2.02%) Google App Engine
6 2 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.04%) SMS
2 2 (2.02%) DHCP
2 2 (2.02%) DNS
2 2 (2.02%) FTP
2 2 (2.02%) HTTP
2 2 (2.02%) IPsec
2 2 (2.02%) SSL
2 2 (2.02%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.05%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (2.02%) MS Access
3 1 (1.01%) Clusterpoint
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.04%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.02%) Travis CI
4 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (12.12%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Local Government
3 1 (1.01%) Electronics
3 1 (1.01%) Legal
3 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (26.26%) Developer
2 16 (16.16%) Project Officer
2 16 (16.16%) Project Support Officer
2 16 (16.16%) Support Officer
3 12 (12.12%) Analyst
4 10 (10.10%) SharePoint Developer
5 9 (9.09%) AWS Developer
6 7 (7.07%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.06%) Business Systems Analyst
7 6 (6.06%) Java Developer
7 6 (6.06%) PMO Manager
7 6 (6.06%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.06%) Senior SharePoint Developer
7 6 (6.06%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (5.05%) IT Manager
8 5 (5.05%) SC Cleared SharePoint Developer
9 4 (4.04%) AWS DevOps
9 4 (4.04%) Consultant
9 4 (4.04%) DevOps Developer
9 4 (4.04%) PMO Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.10%) CSS
1 10 (10.10%) HTML
2 7 (7.07%) Web Services
3 6 (6.06%) Spring
4 2 (2.02%) .NET
4 2 (2.02%) J2EE
4 2 (2.02%) Servlets
5 1 (1.01%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.10%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.07%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.01%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.02%) Linux
1 2 (2.02%) Windows
2 1 (1.01%) VxWorks
2 1 (1.01%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 27 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (16.16%) Coaching
4 15 (15.15%) Project Planning
5 12 (12.12%) DevOps
6 10 (10.10%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (10.10%) Content Management
6 10 (10.10%) Document Management
6 10 (10.10%) Enterprise Content Management
6 10 (10.10%) Workflow
7 9 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 9 (9.09%) Project Management
7 9 (9.09%) Scrum
8 8 (8.08%) Dependency Management
8 8 (8.08%) Migration
9 7 (7.07%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (7.07%) Customer Requirements
10 6 (6.06%) Business Transformation
10 6 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (6.06%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.11%) Java
2 10 (10.10%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.06%) Python
3 6 (6.06%) SQL
4 4 (4.04%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.03%) C
6 2 (2.02%) VBA
7 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.01%) C#
7 1 (1.01%) C++
7 1 (1.01%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 99 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (20.20%) BPSS Clearance
3 10 (10.10%) Degree
4 4 (4.04%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (4.04%) CISSP
5 3 (3.03%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.02%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.02%) IRCA
6 2 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.01%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (21.21%) PMO
2 3 (3.03%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.03%) Docker
2 2 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.02%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) Puppet
2 1 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (10.10%) Nintex
2 8 (8.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.02%) Citrix
3 2 (2.02%) Google
3 2 (2.02%) VMware