The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
South East / East Sussex
Rank 32 - 42
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.42% - 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.50% - 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.50 £33.84
% change year-on-year -13.79% +28.54%  

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 East Sussex.

Academic & Professional Certification
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 24 37 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 11.37% 12.63% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 21
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -54.38%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year -25.20% +75.82%  

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in East Sussex

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in East Sussex

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in East Sussex

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Hastings - 3 £350 -
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 21 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) TACACS
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (40.00%) Hyperion
4 2 (40.00%) ERP
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (20.00%) DMZ

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) TACACS
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared DBA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) Hyperion
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle