Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 37 34
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 12 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 4.12% 1.37% 1.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.53% 11.43% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 1
Luton median daily rate £210 £200 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -51.22% +13.89%
10th Percentile £137 £200 £400
90th Percentile £698 £200 £420
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £281 £361
% change year-on-year +51.11% -22.15% -12.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Luton median hourly rate - - £50.78
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £30.00 £50.78
% change year-on-year -23.33% -40.92% +24.23%

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 51 35 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 17.53% 12.03% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 22 21
Luton median daily rate £475 £470 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +7.43% +25.00%
10th Percentile £205 £378 £300
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
Bedfordshire median daily rate £464 £425 £373
% change year-on-year +9.12% +14.09% -6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Luton median hourly rate £30.00 - £50.78
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £22.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -21.35% -44.38% -3.03%

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Luton over the 6 months to 18 August 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 18 August 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 10 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) PMI
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Military
3 2 (16.67%) Teamcenter
3 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) Due Diligence
3 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Transition Management
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Xerox
4 1 (8.33%) GDPR
4 1 (8.33%) IT Strategy
4 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
4 1 (8.33%) Def Stans
4 1 (8.33%) Escalation Management
4 1 (8.33%) Product Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
4 1 (8.33%) Retail

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Teamcenter
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Military
2 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (8.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Coordinator
1 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
1 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) PMI
2 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Change Control
2 2 (16.67%) Due Diligence
2 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) Transition Management
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Document Management
3 1 (8.33%) Escalation Management
3 1 (8.33%) IT Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) PDM
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (8.33%) PLM
3 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (8.33%) Product Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Def Stans
1 1 (8.33%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) SAP
1 2 (16.67%) Xerox
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Siemens