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 June 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 East / East Sussex
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 37 45
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8  
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.09% 1.06% 1.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% 7.69% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Median daily rate £365 £583 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.33% +79.23%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £383 £390
% change year-on-year +7.45% -1.98%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.66 £32.50
% change year-on-year +14.83% +0.47%  

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 18 39 42
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 6.55% 13.73% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 30
Median daily rate £365 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £558 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £21.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

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

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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 Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in East Sussex over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in East Sussex

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in East Sussex

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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 June 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
Brighton - 1 £450 -
Security Cleared
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) TACACS
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (33.33%) MIL-STD-1553
3 2 (33.33%) Intel
3 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) Ada
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) SysML
3 2 (33.33%) Avionics
3 2 (33.33%) DO-178B
3 2 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System

Security Cleared
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) TACACS
2 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) SysML
2 2 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Ada
1 2 (33.33%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) DO-178B
1 2 (33.33%) MIL-STD-1553
2 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) Intel
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft