The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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 Check (SC) Clearance
Hertfordshire / Hemel Hempstead
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 12 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 -6  
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 1 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 2.38% 9.88% 15.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.00% 22.86% 34.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £450 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -14.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +9.60% -3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +12.85% -2.77%  

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 Hemel Hempstead.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hemel Hempstead
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 20 35 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead 47.62% 43.21% 44.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 17
Median daily rate £450 £400 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -13.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Hemel Hempstead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 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 Hemel Hempstead

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Hemel Hempstead region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) APMP
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) REXX
2 1 (50.00%) Tcl
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) REXX
1 1 (50.00%) Tcl
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) APMP
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CA
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft