Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 24 42
Rank change year-on-year -13 +18 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 26 39 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 4.66% 7.37% 3.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.43% 52.70% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 31 18
Leicestershire median daily rate £328 £338 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.96% -21.51% +38.71%
10th Percentile £218 £300 £281
90th Percentile £431 £519 £471
East Midlands median daily rate £380 £380 £388
% change year-on-year +0.07% -1.94% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Leicestershire median hourly rate £40.00 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £13.30 £18.52
% change year-on-year +238.41% -28.20% +21.44%

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 contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 56 74 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 10.04% 13.99% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 49 41
Leicestershire median daily rate £288 £365 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.23% +10.61% +1.54%
10th Percentile £185 £269 £180
90th Percentile £463 £514 £469
East Midlands median daily rate £381 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +0.13% +1.33% +8.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 7
Leicestershire median hourly rate £18.00 £24.50 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.53% +51.23% -32.50%
10th Percentile £13.66 £13.30 £14.20
90th Percentile £35.00 £36.10 £23.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £17.13
% change year-on-year +0.72% +1.46% +14.17%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Leicestershire

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Leicestershire

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Leicestershire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Leicestershire

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Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -8 21 £364 +6.91%
Security Cleared
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 8 (30.77%) SQL
1 8 (30.77%) .NET
1 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) Logistics
3 6 (23.08%) Manufacturing
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 6 (23.08%) C#
4 5 (19.23%) Windows
4 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
4 5 (19.23%) MVC
4 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
4 5 (19.23%) .NET Framework
5 4 (15.38%) Degree
5 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
5 4 (15.38%) ISO 9001
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle
5 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 4 (15.38%) High Availability
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
6 3 (11.54%) Cucumber
6 3 (11.54%) Selenium
6 3 (11.54%) WCF
6 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
6 3 (11.54%) Asynchronous Programming
6 3 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
6 3 (11.54%) C
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
1 1 (3.85%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) LDAP
3 1 (3.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Cucumber
1 3 (11.54%) JIRA
1 3 (11.54%) Selenium
1 3 (11.54%) Toad
1 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.54%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) C# Software Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Test Specialist
3 2 (7.69%) Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Lead Software Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Test Automation Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) Active Directory Technician
4 1 (3.85%) Business Improvement Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Business Process Improvement Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Cutover Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Data Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Data Technician
4 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) IT Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Process Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) SAP PI Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Scrum Master
4 1 (3.85%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) .NET Framework
3 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
3 3 (11.54%) LINQ
3 3 (11.54%) WCF
3 3 (11.54%) Web Services
4 2 (7.69%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.85%) Middleware
5 1 (3.85%) REST
5 1 (3.85%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (3.85%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.85%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) Logistics
3 5 (19.23%) MVC
3 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
4 4 (15.38%) High Availability
4 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Asynchronous Programming
5 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
5 3 (11.54%) UML
5 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.69%) DevOps
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Runbook
6 2 (7.69%) Scrum
6 2 (7.69%) SDLC
6 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
6 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) C
4 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.85%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) Degree
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) ISEB
4 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.85%) GDPR
2 1 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (7.69%) SCOrch
2 1 (3.85%) Ansible
2 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) VMware