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 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
East Midlands / Lincolnshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 8 13
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5  
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 9 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 13.43% 12.50% 6.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 81.82% 85.71% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Median daily rate - £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £383 £390
% change year-on-year +7.45% -1.98%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £15.00
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 Lincolnshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Lincolnshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 11 7 6
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 16.42% 14.58% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Median daily rate - £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -0.62%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £15.00
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 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Security Cleared in Lincolnshire

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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 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
Lincoln -5 2 - - 1
Security Cleared
East Midlands

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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) WPF
1 15 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (100.00%) User Experience
2 12 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) VB
2 12 (80.00%) DCOM
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) UML
2 12 (80.00%) OO
2 12 (80.00%) SOLID
3 10 (66.67%) Link 16
3 10 (66.67%) MIL-STD-1553
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (66.67%) COM
3 10 (66.67%) ArcGIS
3 10 (66.67%) Military
3 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 10 (66.67%) Avionics
3 10 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 10 (66.67%) NServiceBus
4 8 (53.33%) C
4 8 (53.33%) Degree
4 8 (53.33%) Scrum
4 8 (53.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (20.00%) DevOps

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Co-occurring 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 10 (66.67%) ArcGIS
1 10 (66.67%) NServiceBus
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Link 16
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (66.67%) Avionics
1 10 (66.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) C# Software Engineer
1 10 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) C# WPF Developer
4 2 (13.33%) UI Developer
4 2 (13.33%) UI Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) UI/UX Developer
4 2 (13.33%) UX Developer
4 2 (13.33%) UX Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) WPF
2 12 (80.00%) DCOM
3 10 (66.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) OO
1 12 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 12 (80.00%) SOLID
1 12 (80.00%) UML
2 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 10 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 8 (53.33%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (80.00%) VB
3 8 (53.33%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (53.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (53.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) MIL-STD-1553
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft