The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
South East / East Sussex
Rank 31 38 40
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2  
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.45% 0.68% 1.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.50% 5.41% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £350 £338 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -38.63%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -12.79% +19.44%  

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 East Sussex.

Academic & Professional Certification
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 24 37 51
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 11.59% 12.63% 16.61%
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 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in East Sussex

Security 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 Security Cleared in East Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in East Sussex

Security 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 Security Cleared within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 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 -
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Blue Coat
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) TACACS
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (25.00%) Hyperion
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
5 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (12.50%) Product Management
5 1 (12.50%) Information Governance
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (12.50%) User Experience
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

Security 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) TACACS
2 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (12.50%) DMZ
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business IT Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared DBA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Information Governance
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Product Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Blue Coat
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Juniper
2 2 (25.00%) Hyperion
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy