Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Security 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 Clearance
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 18 18
Rank change year-on-year +7 0 +3
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 308 251 258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.57% 7.61% 8.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.88% 42.40% 43.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 192 133
East Midlands median daily rate £380 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £226 £263 £217
90th Percentile £550 £512 £512
England median daily rate £438 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 14 14
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £13.30 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +238.41% -28.20% +21.44%
10th Percentile £15.12 £10.73 £16.64
90th Percentile £58.00 £35.00 £38.75
England median hourly rate £27.50 £28.63 £30.00
% change year-on-year -3.93% -4.58% +50.00%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Midlands
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 657 592 595
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 20.42% 17.94% 18.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 402 316
East Midlands median daily rate £383 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.72% +1.33% +8.70%
10th Percentile £213 £215 £230
90th Percentile £550 £550 £500
England median daily rate £426 £424 £400
% change year-on-year +0.66% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 30 38
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.19% +14.17%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.20 £11.25
90th Percentile £55.60 £39.13 £33.65
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -1.96% +6.25% +26.32%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in the East Midlands

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in the East Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in the East Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Security Cleared in the East Midlands

Security 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 Security Cleared within the East Midlands 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
Derbyshire 0 183 £386 +3.00% 5
Nottinghamshire +14 57 £351 -15.42% 4
Leicestershire -17 26 £328 -2.96% 1
Lincolnshire -4 7 £180 -55.00% 1
Northamptonshire -6 4 £650 +62.50%
Security Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 216 (70.13%) SC Cleared
2 87 (28.25%) SAP
3 52 (16.88%) Manufacturing
4 46 (14.94%) Oracle
5 43 (13.96%) Linux
6 41 (13.31%) Windows
7 40 (12.99%) ERP
8 39 (12.66%) Unix
9 36 (11.69%) Degree
10 35 (11.36%) Logistics
10 35 (11.36%) Project Management
10 35 (11.36%) Finance
11 34 (11.04%) Python
12 31 (10.06%) SQL
13 30 (9.74%) Migration
14 29 (9.42%) ABAP
14 29 (9.42%) Agile Software Development
15 28 (9.09%) .NET
15 28 (9.09%) Solaris
16 27 (8.77%) SQL Server
16 27 (8.77%) Sun
17 25 (8.12%) Microsoft
18 24 (7.79%) Active Directory
18 24 (7.79%) Data Migration
18 24 (7.79%) Presales
19 23 (7.47%) Veritas
19 23 (7.47%) Aerospace
20 22 (7.14%) Perl
20 22 (7.14%) ITIL
21 21 (6.82%) Korn

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (3.25%) JBoss
1 10 (3.25%) Tomcat
2 9 (2.92%) Apache
2 9 (2.92%) iPlanet
2 9 (2.92%) Oracle Application Server
2 9 (2.92%) WebLogic
3 6 (1.95%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (1.95%) WinCC
4 5 (1.62%) OpenStack
5 4 (1.30%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.30%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.97%) MQSeries
6 3 (0.97%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (0.65%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.65%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.65%) SAS
7 2 (0.65%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (2.92%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.65%) SPSS
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (6.49%) SAP ERP
2 10 (3.25%) Teamcenter
3 9 (2.92%) SAP CO
3 9 (2.92%) SAP FI
3 9 (2.92%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (2.92%) SAP MM
4 5 (1.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.65%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.32%) Primavera
6 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.32%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.32%) SAP GTS
6 1 (0.32%) SAP PS
6 1 (0.32%) SAP QM
6 1 (0.32%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.32%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.95%) PaaS
3 4 (1.30%) Office 365
3 4 (1.30%) SaaS
4 3 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.65%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (0.65%) Boomi
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.32%) IaaS
6 1 (0.32%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.32%) Route 53
6 1 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.87%) Firewall
1 15 (4.87%) SAN
1 15 (4.87%) TCP/IP
2 14 (4.55%) DNS
3 12 (3.90%) NAS
4 11 (3.57%) DHCP
4 11 (3.57%) WAN
5 8 (2.60%) LAN
6 7 (2.27%) Wireless
7 5 (1.62%) FCoE
7 5 (1.62%) LDAP
8 4 (1.30%) iSCSI
9 3 (0.97%) Skype
9 3 (0.97%) VPN
10 2 (0.65%) HTTP
10 2 (0.65%) Link 16
10 2 (0.65%) SSL
10 2 (0.65%) VLAN
10 2 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.32%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (8.77%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.90%) Big Data
2 12 (3.90%) MongoDB
3 9 (2.92%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.60%) RDBMS
5 7 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.95%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.30%) Apache Hive
8 4 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.97%) MySQL
9 3 (0.97%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.97%) Power BI
9 3 (0.97%) Redis
10 2 (0.65%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (5.19%) Git (software)
2 15 (4.87%) LSMW
3 5 (1.62%) MSI
3 5 (1.62%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.62%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (1.30%) Selenium
5 3 (0.97%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.97%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.97%) JIRA
5 3 (0.97%) Subversion
5 3 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.97%) Toad
6 1 (0.32%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.32%) Capybara
6 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.32%) RSpec
6 1 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 52 (16.88%) Manufacturing
2 35 (11.36%) Finance
3 23 (7.47%) Aerospace
4 5 (1.62%) Automotive
5 4 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.97%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.65%) Avionics
7 2 (0.65%) Military
7 2 (0.65%) Retail
8 1 (0.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (14.94%) Architect
2 29 (9.42%) Developer
3 27 (8.77%) Consultant
4 26 (8.44%) Project Manager
5 24 (7.79%) Unix Engineer
6 20 (6.49%) Network Architect
7 17 (5.52%) Analyst
7 17 (5.52%) Technical Leader
8 16 (5.19%) SAP Consultant
9 14 (4.55%) Solaris Engineer
10 13 (4.22%) Design Engineer
10 13 (4.22%) Desktop Support
10 13 (4.22%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (3.57%) SC Cleared Project Manager
12 10 (3.25%) SAP Architect
13 9 (2.92%) Security Architect
13 9 (2.92%) Software Engineer
13 9 (2.92%) Support Engineer
14 8 (2.60%) Data Migration Lead
14 8 (2.60%) SAP Data Migration Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (9.09%) .NET
2 9 (2.92%) ASP.NET
3 8 (2.60%) REST
4 7 (2.27%) CSS
4 7 (2.27%) D3.js
4 7 (2.27%) J2EE
4 7 (2.27%) Web Services
5 6 (1.95%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (1.62%) .NET Framework
6 5 (1.62%) LINQ
6 5 (1.62%) Node.js
6 5 (1.62%) OAuth
6 5 (1.62%) OAuth2
6 5 (1.62%) React
6 5 (1.62%) Redux
7 4 (1.30%) JSON
7 4 (1.30%) OpenLayers
7 4 (1.30%) WCF
7 4 (1.30%) XML
8 3 (0.97%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 10 (3.25%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.27%) Clustering
4 7 (2.27%) Replication
5 6 (1.95%) EMC VMAX
5 6 (1.95%) EMC VNX
5 6 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.95%) HP Storage
5 6 (1.95%) User Experience
6 4 (1.30%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.97%) Driving Licence
7 3 (0.97%) Fat Client
7 3 (0.97%) PMI
7 3 (0.97%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.65%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.65%) CESG
8 2 (0.65%) NHS
8 2 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (13.96%) Linux
2 41 (13.31%) Windows
3 39 (12.66%) Unix
4 28 (9.09%) Solaris
5 15 (4.87%) Windows 10
6 11 (3.57%) AIX
7 8 (2.60%) HPUX
7 8 (2.60%) SUSE
8 7 (2.27%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.65%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.65%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.32%) Android
12 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (12.99%) ERP
2 35 (11.36%) Logistics
2 35 (11.36%) Project Management
3 30 (9.74%) Migration
4 29 (9.42%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (7.79%) Data Migration
5 24 (7.79%) Presales
6 22 (7.14%) ITIL
7 20 (6.49%) Change Management
8 16 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (4.87%) Service Delivery
10 13 (4.22%) Matrix Organization
11 11 (3.57%) High Availability
11 11 (3.57%) MVC
11 11 (3.57%) PLM
11 11 (3.57%) Software Engineering
11 11 (3.57%) TDD
11 11 (3.57%) Visualisation
12 10 (3.25%) PRINCE2
12 10 (3.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 34 (11.04%) Python
2 31 (10.06%) SQL
3 29 (9.42%) ABAP
4 22 (7.14%) Perl
5 21 (6.82%) Korn
6 18 (5.84%) C#
7 9 (2.92%) C
8 8 (2.60%) JavaScript
9 7 (2.27%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.27%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.95%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.62%) C-shell
12 4 (1.30%) Java
12 4 (1.30%) R
12 4 (1.30%) Ruby
12 4 (1.30%) Scala
13 3 (0.97%) VB
14 2 (0.65%) PHP
14 2 (0.65%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.65%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 216 (70.13%) SC Cleared
2 36 (11.69%) Degree
3 17 (5.52%) BPSS Clearance
3 17 (5.52%) PMI Certification
4 16 (5.19%) PMP
5 10 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (3.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (3.25%) DV Cleared
6 9 (2.92%) CCNP
7 5 (1.62%) CCIE
8 4 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.97%) CCDP
10 2 (0.65%) CBAP
10 2 (0.65%) HNC
10 2 (0.65%) IIBA
10 2 (0.65%) ISEB
10 2 (0.65%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.32%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.27%) PMO
2 4 (1.30%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.97%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.97%) SLA
4 2 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.65%) MIL-STD-1553
5 1 (0.32%) GDPR
5 1 (0.32%) JTAG
5 1 (0.32%) MISRA
5 1 (0.32%) QA
5 1 (0.32%) TickIT
System Software
1 24 (7.79%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 17 (5.52%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (3.90%) Hyper-V
5 8 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (1.95%) vSphere
7 5 (1.62%) KVM
7 5 (1.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 4 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (1.30%) Samba
9 3 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.97%) XenApp
10 2 (0.65%) Docker
11 1 (0.32%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (2.27%) MOM
2 6 (1.95%) EMC VPLEX
3 4 (1.30%) Ionix
3 4 (1.30%) Puppet
4 3 (0.97%) Ansible
4 3 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.97%) OpenView
5 2 (0.65%) MAILsweeper
5 2 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.65%) Salt
5 2 (0.65%) SCCM
5 2 (0.65%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.65%) Terraform
6 1 (0.32%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.32%) collectd
6 1 (0.32%) Kibana
6 1 (0.32%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.32%) StatsD
6 1 (0.32%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 87 (28.25%) SAP
2 46 (14.94%) Oracle
3 27 (8.77%) Sun
4 25 (8.12%) Microsoft
5 23 (7.47%) Veritas
6 20 (6.49%) Cisco
7 16 (5.19%) HP
8 12 (3.90%) Red Hat
9 11 (3.57%) Siemens
10 10 (3.25%) EMC
11 9 (2.92%) F5
11 9 (2.92%) VMware
12 6 (1.95%) 3PAR
13 5 (1.62%) PlateSpin
14 4 (1.30%) Cognos
15 3 (0.97%) Borland
15 3 (0.97%) Citrix
15 3 (0.97%) Opsware
15 3 (0.97%) Tableau
16 2 (0.65%) Rackspace