The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for Security 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 Clearance
South West / Devon
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 6 7
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1  
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 66 45 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 19.24% 19.74% 15.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 62.86% 60.81% 53.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 24 17
Median daily rate £400 £359 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.42% -10.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £307 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £396 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £380 £390
% change year-on-year +9.21% -2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 0
Median hourly rate £43.75 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +15.38% -  

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 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 75 45 35
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 £310 £304 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +300.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +15.78% +18.15%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Devon

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Devon

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Devon over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Devon

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Devon

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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 Security 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 38 £438 +20.85%
Plymouth -9 23 £375 +3.44% 3
Security Cleared
South West

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

1 92 (76.03%) SC Cleared
2 49 (40.50%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
4 28 (23.14%) Java
4 28 (23.14%) Test Automation
5 23 (19.01%) PRINCE2
6 22 (18.18%) HTML
7 20 (16.53%) JavaScript
7 20 (16.53%) CSS
8 17 (14.05%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (13.22%) Mentoring
10 15 (12.40%) ISTQB
11 13 (10.74%) Content Management
11 13 (10.74%) ISEB
12 12 (9.92%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (9.92%) Coaching
12 12 (9.92%) DevOps
13 11 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
13 11 (9.09%) Jenkins
13 11 (9.09%) Web Services
13 11 (9.09%) Management Information System
14 10 (8.26%) Degree
14 10 (8.26%) Software Testing
14 10 (8.26%) QA
15 9 (7.44%) Cucumber
15 9 (7.44%) Python
15 9 (7.44%) AWS Lambda
16 8 (6.61%) Nintex
16 8 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (6.61%) Spock

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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 8 (6.61%) SharePoint
1 8 (6.61%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (5.79%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.13%) WebSphere Portal
4 4 (3.31%) JBoss
5 3 (2.48%) CMS
5 3 (2.48%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.65%) Apache
6 2 (1.65%) IIS
6 2 (1.65%) Jetty
6 2 (1.65%) Mongrel
6 2 (1.65%) MS Project Server
6 2 (1.65%) nginx
7 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (5.79%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (4.96%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.92%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.44%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (4.96%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (4.13%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.48%) GitHub
6 2 (1.65%) IaaS
6 2 (1.65%) Office 365
6 2 (1.65%) PaaS
6 2 (1.65%) SaaS
7 1 (0.83%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.13%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (1.65%) HTTP
2 2 (1.65%) SSL
2 2 (1.65%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.83%) DHCP
3 1 (0.83%) DNS
3 1 (0.83%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.83%) FTP
3 1 (0.83%) IPsec
3 1 (0.83%) Network Security
3 1 (0.83%) RS-232
3 1 (0.83%) RS-485
3 1 (0.83%) SMS
3 1 (0.83%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.13%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 9 (7.44%) Cucumber
3 8 (6.61%) Selenium
3 8 (6.61%) Spock
4 6 (4.96%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.96%) WebDriver
5 5 (4.13%) Vagrant
6 3 (2.48%) Hudson
7 2 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.65%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.83%) Calabash
8 1 (0.83%) JMeter
General
1 8 (6.61%) Local Government
2 4 (3.31%) Finance
3 1 (0.83%) Banking
3 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (31.40%) Developer
2 16 (13.22%) Analyst
3 11 (9.09%) AWS Developer
4 10 (8.26%) Java Developer
4 10 (8.26%) Project Manager
4 10 (8.26%) Test Analyst
5 8 (6.61%) Automation Test Analyst
5 8 (6.61%) Project Officer
5 8 (6.61%) Project Support Officer
5 8 (6.61%) Senior Developer
5 8 (6.61%) SharePoint Developer
5 8 (6.61%) Support Officer
6 6 (4.96%) Information Officer
7 5 (4.13%) Security Officer
7 5 (4.13%) Senior SharePoint Developer
7 5 (4.13%) Tester
7 5 (4.13%) WebSphere Developer
8 4 (3.31%) HTML Developer
8 4 (3.31%) Senior Manager
8 4 (3.31%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.18%) HTML
2 20 (16.53%) CSS
3 11 (9.09%) Web Services
4 8 (6.61%) Spring
5 7 (5.79%) XML
6 6 (4.96%) HTML5
6 6 (4.96%) JSON
7 5 (4.13%) .NET
7 5 (4.13%) IBM Integration Bus
7 5 (4.13%) SOAP
8 3 (2.48%) .NET Framework
8 3 (2.48%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.48%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (2.48%) CSS3
8 3 (2.48%) FreeMarker
8 3 (2.48%) J2EE
8 3 (2.48%) jQuery
8 3 (2.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (1.65%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (1.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.13%) Driving Licence
3 5 (4.13%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.83%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.79%) Linux
2 5 (4.13%) Unix
3 3 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.48%) Windows
3 3 (2.48%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.65%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (40.50%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (23.14%) Test Automation
3 23 (19.01%) PRINCE2
4 17 (14.05%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (13.22%) Mentoring
6 13 (10.74%) Content Management
7 12 (9.92%) Coaching
7 12 (9.92%) DevOps
8 10 (8.26%) Software Testing
9 8 (6.61%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (6.61%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (6.61%) Document Management
9 8 (6.61%) Enterprise Content Management
9 8 (6.61%) Scrum
9 8 (6.61%) Software Engineering
9 8 (6.61%) Workflow
10 7 (5.79%) Configuration Management
10 7 (5.79%) ITIL
10 7 (5.79%) Project Planning
10 7 (5.79%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (23.14%) Java
2 20 (16.53%) JavaScript
3 9 (7.44%) Python
4 8 (6.61%) Groovy
4 8 (6.61%) SQL
5 7 (5.79%) Ruby
6 4 (3.31%) C#
7 3 (2.48%) C
7 3 (2.48%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.65%) Delphi
9 1 (0.83%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.83%) C++
9 1 (0.83%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 92 (76.03%) SC Cleared
2 33 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
3 15 (12.40%) ISTQB
4 13 (10.74%) ISEB
5 10 (8.26%) Degree
6 5 (4.13%) CISSP
6 5 (4.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (3.31%) BC Cleared
8 3 (2.48%) APMP
8 3 (2.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (2.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.65%) IRCA
9 2 (1.65%) PgMP
9 2 (1.65%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.65%) PMP
10 1 (0.83%) CISM
10 1 (0.83%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.83%) HNC
10 1 (0.83%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 10 (8.26%) QA
3 8 (6.61%) PMO
4 3 (2.48%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.83%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 19770
5 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.96%) Docker
2 3 (2.48%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.83%) Firmware
4 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.83%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (3.31%) Puppet
2 3 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.83%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (6.61%) Nintex
2 7 (5.79%) IBM
3 5 (4.13%) Oracle
4 4 (3.31%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.65%) IFS
5 2 (1.65%) VMware
6 1 (0.83%) Altera
6 1 (0.83%) ArcSight
6 1 (0.83%) Google
6 1 (0.83%) LogRhythm
6 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.83%) Splunk
Plymouth, Devon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £295 per day
Posted: 6 days ago