Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 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 Check (SC) Clearance
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 - 30
Rank change year-on-year - +30 +15
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 4 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.25% - 2.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.41% - 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Luton median daily rate £140 - £344
10th Percentile £135 - £342
90th Percentile £418 - £346
Bedfordshire median daily rate £368 £313 £344
% change year-on-year +17.60% -9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Luton median hourly rate - - £40.00
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £13.50 - £40.00

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

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Luton
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 54 35 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 16.88% 11.90% 17.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 16 36
Luton median daily rate £460 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.14% +25.00% -30.00%
10th Percentile £164 £327 £288
90th Percentile £575 £600 £438
Bedfordshire median daily rate £413 £420 £360
% change year-on-year -1.79% +16.67% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 8
Luton median hourly rate - £43.39 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +8.48% +3.90%
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £19.25 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -46.53% -10.00% +3.90%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Luton.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Luton

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in Luton

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Luton over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared in Luton

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Luton region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CCIE
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Nokia
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee
3 1 (25.00%) TACACS
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
1 1 (25.00%) TACACS
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Active Listening
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CCSA
2 1 (25.00%) CCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) F5
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
1 1 (25.00%) McAfee
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) NetApp
1 1 (25.00%) Nokia
1 1 (25.00%) VMware