Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 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
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 26 26
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 -6
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 10 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 4.02% 3.61% 4.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.41% 19.30% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 9
Ipswich median daily rate £111 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -75.23% -14.29% +10.53%
Suffolk median daily rate £111 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -75.23% - +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Ipswich median hourly rate - - -
Suffolk median hourly rate - - £8.50

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 Ipswich with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Ipswich
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 49 57 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 19.68% 18.69% 15.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 29 26
Ipswich median daily rate £419 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.67% -16.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £111 £261 £256
90th Percentile £498 £575 £588
Suffolk median daily rate £375 £375 £425
% change year-on-year - -11.76% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Ipswich median hourly rate £26.00 £35.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.71% +185.71% -2.00%
10th Percentile £14.80 £32.50 £10.93
90th Percentile £37.20 £37.50 £13.38
Suffolk median hourly rate £26.00 £24.87 £11.50
% change year-on-year +4.56% +116.22% -11.54%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

Job postings citing Security Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Ipswich.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Ipswich

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Ipswich

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Ipswich over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Ipswich

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) Unix
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) Use Case
4 2 (20.00%) McAfee
4 2 (20.00%) Handset
4 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (20.00%) SIEM
4 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (20.00%) Content Development
4 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) User Experience
5 1 (10.00%) Microservices
5 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
5 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
5 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
5 1 (10.00%) HBase
5 1 (10.00%) Big Data
5 1 (10.00%) Cloudera
5 1 (10.00%) Kafka
5 1 (10.00%) Apache Flume
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (10.00%) Confluence
1 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (10.00%) HBase
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Gradle
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Build Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) SIEM Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) Django
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) Kafka
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Handset
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Content Development
2 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (20.00%) SIEM
2 2 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Microservices
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Scala
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Flume
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) McAfee
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (10.00%) Cloudera