Period
to 9 December 2018

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 9 December 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 Check (SC) Clearance
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 56 61
Rank change year-on-year -8 +5 -23
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 7 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.86% 0.60% 1.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.25% 4.49% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 15
Northamptonshire median daily rate £315 £650 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.62% +62.50% -7.62%
10th Percentile £191 £243 £313
90th Percentile £421 £650 £450
East Midlands median daily rate £405 £383 £375
% change year-on-year +5.81% +2.07% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £14.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 112 89 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 13.78% 13.26% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 72 85
Northamptonshire median daily rate £364 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £158 £152 £150
90th Percentile £498 £488 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £383 £383
% change year-on-year +4.51% +0.07% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £12.22 - £15.75
10th Percentile £11.20 - £11.10
90th Percentile £13.41 - £120.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 9 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared in Northamptonshire

SC Cleared
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 9 December 2018. 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 -1 6 £364 -44.00%
SC Cleared
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) Aerohive Networks
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) CCIE
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE
4 1 (14.29%) JUnit
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) npm
2 1 (14.29%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) CA Release Automation
1 1 (14.29%) Gradle
1 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Ajax
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) Spring Boot
1 1 (14.29%) Spring Security
1 1 (14.29%) Swagger
1 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) CCIE
4 1 (14.29%) CCIE Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Aerohive Networks
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
2 1 (14.29%) VMware