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 3 months to 28 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
South West / Devon
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 8 14
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6  
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 48 39 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 13.99% 17.11% 9.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 45.71% 52.70% 34.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 20 8
Median daily rate £433 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.44% +11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £423 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +10.66% -3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £31.51
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.07%  

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 Devon.

Academic & Professional Certification
Devon
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 105 74 73
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 30.61% 32.46% 28.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 94 69
Median daily rate £414 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.23% +9.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £292 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £463 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 32 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +300.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £22.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £137.50 £13.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +14.03% +26.66%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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
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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +3 37 £438 +15.51%
Plymouth -23 8 £370 +2.06% 3
SC Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 Devon region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 92 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (28.26%) Java
4 23 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 21 (22.83%) BPSS Clearance
6 14 (15.22%) JavaScript
6 14 (15.22%) HTML
7 13 (14.13%) CSS
8 12 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (11.96%) Test Automation
9 11 (11.96%) DevOps
9 11 (11.96%) Web Services
9 11 (11.96%) Content Management
10 10 (10.87%) ISEB
10 10 (10.87%) Coaching
10 10 (10.87%) ISTQB
11 9 (9.78%) AWS Lambda
11 9 (9.78%) Management Information System
12 8 (8.70%) Local Government
12 8 (8.70%) Mentoring
12 8 (8.70%) PMO
13 7 (7.61%) WebSphere
13 7 (7.61%) Project Planning
13 7 (7.61%) Degree
13 7 (7.61%) Selenium
13 7 (7.61%) Spring
13 7 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (7.61%) IBM
13 7 (7.61%) Configuration Management
13 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Project

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 7 (7.61%) WebSphere
2 6 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (5.43%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (3.26%) CMS
4 3 (3.26%) JBoss
4 3 (3.26%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.17%) Apache
5 2 (2.17%) IIS
5 2 (2.17%) Jetty
5 2 (2.17%) Mongrel
5 2 (2.17%) MS Project Server
5 2 (2.17%) nginx
6 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (6.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.78%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (6.52%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (5.43%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.17%) IaaS
5 2 (2.17%) Office 365
5 2 (2.17%) PaaS
5 2 (2.17%) SaaS
6 1 (1.09%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.43%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (2.17%) HTTP
2 2 (2.17%) SSL
2 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.09%) DHCP
3 1 (1.09%) DNS
3 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.09%) FTP
3 1 (1.09%) IPsec
3 1 (1.09%) Network Security
3 1 (1.09%) RS-232
3 1 (1.09%) RS-485
3 1 (1.09%) SMS
3 1 (1.09%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.43%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (7.61%) Selenium
2 6 (6.52%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.52%) Spock
3 5 (5.43%) WebDriver
4 4 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.17%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.17%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (8.70%) Local Government
2 3 (3.26%) Finance
3 1 (1.09%) Banking
3 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (31.52%) Developer
2 11 (11.96%) Analyst
2 11 (11.96%) AWS Developer
3 10 (10.87%) Project Manager
4 9 (9.78%) Java Developer
5 8 (8.70%) Project Officer
5 8 (8.70%) Project Support Officer
5 8 (8.70%) Support Officer
6 6 (6.52%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Information Officer
6 6 (6.52%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.52%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (6.52%) Test Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Security Officer
7 5 (5.43%) WebSphere Developer
8 4 (4.35%) ICT Manager
8 4 (4.35%) ICT Project Manager
8 4 (4.35%) Information Security Officer
8 4 (4.35%) Senior ICT Project Manager
8 4 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.22%) HTML
2 13 (14.13%) CSS
3 11 (11.96%) Web Services
4 7 (7.61%) Spring
5 6 (6.52%) HTML5
6 5 (5.43%) .NET
6 5 (5.43%) IBM Integration Bus
6 5 (5.43%) SOAP
6 5 (5.43%) XML
7 3 (3.26%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (3.26%) CSS3
7 3 (3.26%) FreeMarker
7 3 (3.26%) J2EE
7 3 (3.26%) jQuery
7 3 (3.26%) JSON
7 3 (3.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.17%) Servlets
9 1 (1.09%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.78%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.43%) Driving Licence
3 5 (5.43%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.09%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.35%) Linux
2 3 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (3.26%) Unix
2 3 (3.26%) Windows
2 3 (3.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 11 (11.96%) Content Management
3 11 (11.96%) DevOps
3 11 (11.96%) Test Automation
4 10 (10.87%) Coaching
5 8 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 7 (7.61%) Configuration Management
6 7 (7.61%) Project Planning
6 7 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (6.52%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (6.52%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (6.52%) Document Management
7 6 (6.52%) Enterprise Content Management
7 6 (6.52%) ITIL
7 6 (6.52%) Protective Monitoring
7 6 (6.52%) Scrum
7 6 (6.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (28.26%) Java
2 14 (15.22%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.52%) Groovy
3 6 (6.52%) Python
4 4 (4.35%) C#
4 4 (4.35%) SQL
5 3 (3.26%) C
5 3 (3.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.09%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.09%) C++
6 1 (1.09%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 92 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (22.83%) BPSS Clearance
3 10 (10.87%) ISEB
3 10 (10.87%) ISTQB
4 7 (7.61%) Degree
5 5 (5.43%) CISSP
5 5 (5.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (3.26%) APMP
7 2 (2.17%) IRCA
7 2 (2.17%) PgMP
7 2 (2.17%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.17%) PMP
8 1 (1.09%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.09%) CISM
8 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.09%) HNC
8 1 (1.09%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.70%) PMO
2 3 (3.26%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 19770
3 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) Docker
2 1 (1.09%) Firmware
2 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) Puppet
2 3 (3.26%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.09%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (7.61%) IBM
2 6 (6.52%) Nintex
3 5 (5.43%) Oracle
4 4 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.17%) IFS
5 2 (2.17%) VMware
6 1 (1.09%) Altera
6 1 (1.09%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.09%) Google
6 1 (1.09%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.09%) Splunk
Plymouth, Devon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £295 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago