Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 May 2018 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
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 30 22
Rank change year-on-year +1 -8 +14
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 12 4 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 3.88% 1.80% 6.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.75% 21.05% 29.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 9
Luton median daily rate £375 £200 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +87.50% -45.95% -
10th Percentile £131 £200 £351
90th Percentile £696 £310 £565
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £200 £370
% change year-on-year +125.00% -45.95% -12.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Luton median hourly rate - - £50.68
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £38.75 £47.50
% change year-on-year - -18.42% +21.02%

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 Luton with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Luton
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 64 19 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 20.71% 8.56% 20.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 17 48
Luton median daily rate £470 £425 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.59% +2.72% +12.59%
10th Percentile £259 £270 £246
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
Bedfordshire median daily rate £446 £441 £370
% change year-on-year +1.13% +19.26% -11.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 11
Luton median hourly rate £30.00 - £50.68
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year -41.67% -36.84% +32.40%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Luton

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Luton

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Luton over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Luton

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Luton region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Capita
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) GDPR
3 2 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Data Flow Diagram
3 2 (16.67%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (8.33%) Transition Management
4 1 (8.33%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Kali Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Xerox
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) OSCP
4 1 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (8.33%) CEH
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) OOD
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
4 1 (8.33%) PMI

Security 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Deskside Support
2 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Real Time Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Real Time Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Application Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
1 1 (8.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Kali Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) VxWorks
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
2 2 (16.67%) Data Flow Diagram
2 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) UML
2 2 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Due Diligence
3 1 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) OOD
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Transition Management
3 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Ada
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) C++
1 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CEH
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) OSCP
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Capita
2 1 (8.33%) Xerox