SC Cleared Contracts in the East Midlands

Security Check (SC) Clearance
England > East Midlands

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. It includes a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months leading up to 15 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
15 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 8 12 14
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 +20
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 103 104 141
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 12.20% 10.49% 10.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 47.03% 40.31% 44.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 77 87
10th Percentile £150 £367 £256
25th Percentile £309 £475 £376
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £520 £588 £450
Median % change year-on-year -11.49% +30.56% +26.76%
75th Percentile £620 £700 £500
90th Percentile £659 £798 £550
England median daily rate £525 £550 £550
% change year-on-year -4.55% - +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 5 7
10th Percentile £12.75 - -
25th Percentile £14.72 £11.80 £20.00
Median hourly rate £21.46 £20.71 £24.00
Median % change year-on-year +3.65% -13.73% -49.47%
75th Percentile £51.91 £21.67 £37.50
90th Percentile - £22.47 £46.50
England median hourly rate £50.00 £57.11 £54.00
% change year-on-year -12.45% +5.75% +35.00%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Midlands

SC Cleared falls under the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications in the East Midlands.

Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 219 258 314
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 25.95% 26.03% 22.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 193 207
10th Percentile £181 £309 £187
25th Percentile £254 £403 £316
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £411 £505 £450
Median % change year-on-year -18.61% +12.22% +21.62%
75th Percentile £588 £650 £529
90th Percentile £657 £727 £597
England median daily rate £535 £550 £531
% change year-on-year -2.73% +3.58% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 14 24
10th Percentile £12.75 £10.19 £17.65
25th Percentile £14.72 £13.60 £18.90
Median hourly rate £21.60 £21.84 £22.50
Median % change year-on-year -1.10% -2.96% -
75th Percentile £44.66 £65.00 £35.00
90th Percentile £51.91 - £37.50
England median hourly rate £43.00 £55.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -21.82% +32.53% +29.69%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in the East Midlands

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SC Cleared in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for SC Cleared in the East Midlands

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SC Cleared in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 15 July 2024.

Daily rate histogram for SC Cleared in the East Midlands

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SC Cleared in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in the East Midlands

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing SC Cleared in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 15 July 2024.

Hourly rate histogram for SC Cleared in the East Midlands

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 July 2024. 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
Jobs
Leicestershire +17 37 £520 -13.33% 5
Derbyshire +2 30 £320 -48.16% 1
Lincolnshire +2 17 £625 +12.61% 3
Nottinghamshire 0 12 - - 1
Northamptonshire -7 5 £423 -9.18% 1
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.80%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.97%) Appian
2 1 (0.97%) Confluence
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Exchange
Applications
1 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.97%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.71%) Azure
2 6 (5.83%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (3.88%) AWS
3 4 (3.88%) OCI
4 3 (2.91%) Azure Sentinel
4 3 (2.91%) Power Platform
5 2 (1.94%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (1.94%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (0.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.97%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.97%) Azure Functions
6 1 (0.97%) Azure Logic Apps
6 1 (0.97%) Entra ID
6 1 (0.97%) IaaS
6 1 (0.97%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) Firewall
1 6 (5.83%) SAN
2 5 (4.85%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (3.88%) VPN
4 2 (1.94%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (1.94%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.94%) DNS
4 2 (1.94%) LAN
4 2 (1.94%) NetScaler
4 2 (1.94%) WAN
5 1 (0.97%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (0.97%) DHCP
5 1 (0.97%) Network Security
5 1 (0.97%) PBX
5 1 (0.97%) PSTN
5 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.97%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.94%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.97%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (0.97%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.97%) MySQL
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (4.85%) GitLab
2 3 (2.91%) JIRA
2 3 (2.91%) JMeter
3 2 (1.94%) Selenium
3 2 (1.94%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.94%) TestRail
3 2 (1.94%) Zephyr
4 1 (0.97%) Git
General
1 23 (22.33%) Social Skills
2 20 (19.42%) Public Sector
3 14 (13.59%) Finance
4 8 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (6.80%) Telecoms
6 6 (5.83%) Electronics
6 6 (5.83%) Manufacturing
6 6 (5.83%) Marketing
7 5 (4.85%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.97%) Law
8 1 (0.97%) Legal
8 1 (0.97%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 13 (12.62%) Analyst
2 10 (9.71%) IT Engineer
3 9 (8.74%) Architect
3 9 (8.74%) Consultant
3 9 (8.74%) Network Engineer
4 8 (7.77%) Administrator
4 8 (7.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (7.77%) Support Engineer
4 8 (7.77%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (5.83%) IT Administrator
5 6 (5.83%) IT Support
5 6 (5.83%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (5.83%) Senior
6 5 (4.85%) HR Consultant
6 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (4.85%) IT Technician
7 4 (3.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (3.88%) Network Architect
8 3 (2.91%) Test Analyst
8 3 (2.91%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.88%) Web Services
2 3 (2.91%) SOAP
2 3 (2.91%) XML
3 1 (0.97%) .NET
3 1 (0.97%) ARM Templates
3 1 (0.97%) CSS
3 1 (0.97%) FastAPI
3 1 (0.97%) HTML
3 1 (0.97%) JSON
3 1 (0.97%) LDAP
3 1 (0.97%) Pandas
3 1 (0.97%) React
3 1 (0.97%) REST
3 1 (0.97%) SQLAlchemy
3 1 (0.97%) Vue
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.83%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (3.88%) Cyber Threat
2 4 (3.88%) HP Storage
3 3 (2.91%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (2.91%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.94%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.97%) BYOD
5 1 (0.97%) Clustering
5 1 (0.97%) Distributed Architecture
5 1 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.97%) iPad
5 1 (0.97%) iPhone
5 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.97%) PDA
5 1 (0.97%) Product Ownership
5 1 (0.97%) Replication
5 1 (0.97%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.97%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (39.81%) Windows
2 20 (19.42%) Linux
3 19 (18.45%) Windows 7
4 12 (11.65%) Windows Vista
5 10 (9.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (6.80%) Windows Server
7 6 (5.83%) Windows 10
8 5 (4.85%) AIX
8 5 (4.85%) Solaris
9 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.97%) Debian
9 1 (0.97%) SUSE
9 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.97%) VMS
9 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.97%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (12.62%) Customer Service
2 11 (10.68%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (5.83%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (5.83%) ITIL
3 6 (5.83%) Migration
3 6 (5.83%) Network Architecture
3 6 (5.83%) Programme Management
3 6 (5.83%) Technical Leadership
4 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (4.85%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (4.85%) Storage Management
5 4 (3.88%) Business Strategy
5 4 (3.88%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (3.88%) Functional Testing
5 4 (3.88%) Order to Cash
5 4 (3.88%) Project Delivery
5 4 (3.88%) Record to Report
5 4 (3.88%) Release Management
5 4 (3.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.65%) SQL
2 6 (5.83%) PowerShell
2 6 (5.83%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.91%) Bash
3 3 (2.91%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.91%) Python
4 1 (0.97%) C#
4 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.97%) TypeScript
4 1 (0.97%) X++
Qualifications
1 103 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.74%) DV Cleared
3 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.94%) Azure Certification
4 2 (1.94%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (1.94%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.94%) RHCE
5 1 (0.97%) ACCA
5 1 (0.97%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.97%) CCDP
5 1 (0.97%) CCIE
5 1 (0.97%) CIMA
5 1 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.97%) CISSP
5 1 (0.97%) Degree
5 1 (0.97%) MCSE
5 1 (0.97%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.83%) SLA
2 3 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.94%) QA
4 1 (0.97%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.97%) IFRS
System Software
1 8 (7.77%) Active Directory
1 8 (7.77%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.85%) Docker
3 4 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.94%) XenApp
4 2 (1.94%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.97%) Firmware
5 1 (0.97%) KVM
5 1 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (7.77%) Ansible
2 6 (5.83%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (4.85%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (3.88%) HP Data Protector
4 4 (3.88%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.94%) SCOM
6 1 (0.97%) Grafana
6 1 (0.97%) SCCM
6 1 (0.97%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (19.42%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.65%) Oracle
3 11 (10.68%) Cisco
4 10 (9.71%) Red Hat
5 7 (6.80%) SAP
5 7 (6.80%) SolarWinds
6 6 (5.83%) HP
6 6 (5.83%) VMware
7 5 (4.85%) Brocade
7 5 (4.85%) EMC
7 5 (4.85%) F5
8 4 (3.88%) Computacenter
8 4 (3.88%) Symantec
9 2 (1.94%) Citrix
9 2 (1.94%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.94%) Juniper
10 1 (0.97%) Aruba
10 1 (0.97%) Databricks
10 1 (0.97%) Denodo
10 1 (0.97%) Talend