Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 5 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 -4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 122 75 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 21.18% 16.16% 16.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 63.54% 58.14% 51.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 29 56
Devon median daily rate £400 £383 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.58% -3.77% +6.00%
10th Percentile £269 £308 £294
90th Percentile £525 £548 £555
South West median daily rate £425 £410 £399
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.76% -0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 2
Devon median hourly rate £45.00 £88.75 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.30% +106.40% -
10th Percentile £35.00 £42.00 £41.30
90th Percentile £48.40 £137.50 £45.10
South West median hourly rate £39.50 £36.75 £42.00
% change year-on-year +7.48% -12.50% +3.70%

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 Devon with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Devon
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 192 129 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 33.33% 27.80% 31.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 62 116
Devon median daily rate £400 £379 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.61% +8.21% -6.67%
10th Percentile £253 £164 £248
90th Percentile £525 £510 £511
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%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Devon

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Devon over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 21 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 +2 74 £438 +19.86% 1
Plymouth +9 36 £370 -29.52% 3
Torquay - 1 £80 -
Newton Abbot - 1 £300 -
Security Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Devon region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 99 (81.15%) SC Cleared
2 46 (37.70%) PRINCE2
3 35 (28.69%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (24.59%) BPSS Clearance
5 21 (17.21%) PMO
6 20 (16.39%) JavaScript
7 19 (15.57%) HTML
8 18 (14.75%) CSS
9 16 (13.11%) Coaching
10 15 (12.30%) Project Planning
10 15 (12.30%) Management Information System
10 15 (12.30%) Finance
11 14 (11.48%) Workflow
11 14 (11.48%) Content Management
11 14 (11.48%) Document Management
11 14 (11.48%) SharePoint
11 14 (11.48%) Java
11 14 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (11.48%) Degree
11 14 (11.48%) Enterprise Content Management
11 14 (11.48%) SharePoint 2010
11 14 (11.48%) Nintex
12 13 (10.66%) DevOps
12 13 (10.66%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (10.66%) MS Visio
13 12 (9.84%) Project Management
14 11 (9.02%) Microsoft Project
14 11 (9.02%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (8.20%) Jenkins
15 10 (8.20%) AWS Lambda

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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 14 (11.48%) SharePoint
1 14 (11.48%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (3.28%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.28%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.46%) JBoss
4 2 (1.64%) Apache
4 2 (1.64%) IIS
4 2 (1.64%) Jetty
4 2 (1.64%) Mongrel
4 2 (1.64%) nginx
4 2 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.82%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (10.66%) MS Visio
2 11 (9.02%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.66%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.20%) AWS Lambda
2 10 (8.20%) Serverless
3 7 (5.74%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (4.10%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (3.28%) Office 365
6 2 (1.64%) Google App Engine
6 2 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.82%) Heroku
7 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.10%) SMS
2 3 (2.46%) HTTP
3 2 (1.64%) DHCP
3 2 (1.64%) DNS
3 2 (1.64%) FTP
3 2 (1.64%) IPsec
3 2 (1.64%) SSL
3 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.10%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (1.64%) DB2
2 2 (1.64%) MS Access
2 2 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.82%) Clusterpoint
3 1 (0.82%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.82%) Neo4j
3 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (8.20%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.74%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.46%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.64%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.64%) Hudson
5 2 (1.64%) Subversion
5 2 (1.64%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (12.30%) Finance
2 6 (4.92%) Local Government
3 1 (0.82%) Electronics
3 1 (0.82%) Legal
3 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (30.33%) Developer
2 16 (13.11%) Project Officer
2 16 (13.11%) Project Support Officer
2 16 (13.11%) Support Officer
3 14 (11.48%) Analyst
3 14 (11.48%) SharePoint Developer
4 10 (8.20%) Project Manager
5 9 (7.38%) AWS Developer
5 9 (7.38%) Senior Developer
5 9 (7.38%) Senior SharePoint Developer
6 8 (6.56%) Java Developer
7 6 (4.92%) Business Systems Analyst
7 6 (4.92%) IT Manager
7 6 (4.92%) PMO Manager
7 6 (4.92%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (4.10%) SC Cleared SharePoint Developer
9 4 (3.28%) AWS DevOps
9 4 (3.28%) DevOps Developer
9 4 (3.28%) HTML CSS Developer
9 4 (3.28%) PMO Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.57%) HTML
2 18 (14.75%) CSS
3 8 (6.56%) Web Services
4 7 (5.74%) Spring
5 4 (3.28%) XML
6 2 (1.64%) .NET
6 2 (1.64%) Ajax
6 2 (1.64%) EJB
6 2 (1.64%) J2EE
6 2 (1.64%) Java EE
6 2 (1.64%) REST
6 2 (1.64%) Servlets
6 2 (1.64%) Struts
6 2 (1.64%) XHTML
7 1 (0.82%) Flask
7 1 (0.82%) JAX-RS
7 1 (0.82%) JSON
7 1 (0.82%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.82%) Spring Boot
7 1 (0.82%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.30%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.56%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.82%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (0.82%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (0.82%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.92%) Linux
2 3 (2.46%) Unix
2 3 (2.46%) Windows
3 2 (1.64%) CentOS
3 2 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.82%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.82%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.82%) Solaris
4 1 (0.82%) VxWorks
4 1 (0.82%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (37.70%) PRINCE2
2 35 (28.69%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (13.11%) Coaching
4 15 (12.30%) Project Planning
5 14 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (11.48%) Content Management
5 14 (11.48%) Document Management
5 14 (11.48%) Enterprise Content Management
5 14 (11.48%) Workflow
6 13 (10.66%) DevOps
7 12 (9.84%) Project Management
8 11 (9.02%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (8.20%) Configuration Management
10 9 (7.38%) Customer Requirements
10 9 (7.38%) Scrum
11 8 (6.56%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (6.56%) Dependency Management
11 8 (6.56%) Migration
12 7 (5.74%) SDLC
12 7 (5.74%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.39%) JavaScript
2 14 (11.48%) Java
3 9 (7.38%) Python
3 9 (7.38%) SQL
4 4 (3.28%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.46%) C
6 2 (1.64%) Delphi
6 2 (1.64%) Ruby
6 2 (1.64%) VBA
7 1 (0.82%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.82%) C#
7 1 (0.82%) C++
7 1 (0.82%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 99 (81.15%) SC Cleared
2 30 (24.59%) BPSS Clearance
3 14 (11.48%) Degree
4 4 (3.28%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (3.28%) CISSP
5 3 (2.46%) BC Cleared
5 3 (2.46%) IRCA
6 2 (1.64%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.82%) CISM
7 1 (0.82%) ISEB
7 1 (0.82%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (17.21%) PMO
2 6 (4.92%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (3.28%) ISO 9001
4 3 (2.46%) QA
5 2 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.10%) Docker
2 3 (2.46%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.64%) Xen
4 1 (0.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.64%) Puppet
2 1 (0.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (11.48%) Nintex
2 8 (6.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.64%) Citrix
3 2 (1.64%) Google
3 2 (1.64%) IBM
3 2 (1.64%) VMware
4 1 (0.82%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.82%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.82%) ServiceNow