Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 60 31
Rank change year-on-year -4 -29 +11
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 4 14 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.58% 1.51% 4.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.55% 12.84% 32.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 14
Northamptonshire median daily rate £650 £400 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.50% -1.72% -10.55%
East Midlands median daily rate £380 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +1.40% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £18.52
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £18.52
% change year-on-year +0.72% -6.18% +23.47%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 88 109 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 12.85% 11.73% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 84 55
Northamptonshire median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - +21.21%
10th Percentile £156 £150 £223
90th Percentile £488 £550 £558
East Midlands median daily rate £385 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +1.32% +1.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 9
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £15.75 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -14.96% +23.47%
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.13
% change year-on-year - +2.19% +14.17%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Northamptonshire

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in Northamptonshire

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared in Northamptonshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in Northamptonshire

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton 0 2 £650 +52.94%
Wellingborough - 1 £133 -
SC Cleared
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (25.00%) PDA
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Change and Release Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Change Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Floorwalker
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Director
1 1 (25.00%) Release Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Transformation Director
1 1 (25.00%) Transformation Programme Director
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) PDA
1 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM