The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 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
East Midlands / Lincolnshire
Rank 9 9 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 6 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 12.24% 3.13% 11.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.67% 33.33% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £425 £315 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.92% -16.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £57.50 - -
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 Lincolnshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Lincolnshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 9 3 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 18.37% 9.38% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Median daily rate £425 £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.92% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £21.00
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 Lincolnshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 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 Lincolnshire

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Lincolnshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Lincolnshire

Security Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Lincolnshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Lincolnshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Security Cleared in Lincolnshire

Security Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

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 Lincolnshire 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
Lincoln +1 3 £425 +34.92% 2
Security Cleared
East Midlands

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 10 (90.91%) SC Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 6 (54.55%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) WPF
3 6 (54.55%) User Experience
4 5 (45.45%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) UML
5 4 (36.36%) OO
5 4 (36.36%) DCOM
5 4 (36.36%) VB
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
5 4 (36.36%) SOLID
6 3 (27.27%) Military
6 3 (27.27%) Avionics
6 3 (27.27%) ArcGIS
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (27.27%) COM
7 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 2 (18.18%) Project Management
7 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
7 2 (18.18%) NServiceBus
7 2 (18.18%) DevOps
7 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
8 1 (9.09%) ANOVA
8 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 3 (27.27%) ArcGIS
2 2 (18.18%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (27.27%) Avionics
1 3 (27.27%) Military
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) C# WPF Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) UI Developer
2 2 (18.18%) UI/UX Developer
2 2 (18.18%) UX Developer
2 2 (18.18%) WPF Developer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) UI Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) UX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) WPF
3 4 (36.36%) DCOM
4 3 (27.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) OO
1 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
1 4 (36.36%) SOLID
1 4 (36.36%) UML
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Budget Control
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Earned Value Management
3 1 (9.09%) Information Governance
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) SC Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle