Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 12 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 Clearance
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 60 55
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5 -23
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 13 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.60% 0.60% 2.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.61% 4.44% 18.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 19
Northamptonshire median daily rate £361 £650 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.50% +62.50% -1.23%
10th Percentile £229 £243 £313
90th Percentile £458 £650 £450
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £11.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year - +20.69% -18.40%

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 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 90 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 13.78% 13.51% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 73 85
Northamptonshire median daily rate £364 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £158 £153 £150
90th Percentile £498 £488 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £378 £383
% change year-on-year +5.96% -1.31% +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 £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.86% - +2.19%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Northamptonshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Northamptonshire

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security 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 Security Cleared in Northamptonshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Northamptonshire

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 12 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 +3 10 £370 -43.15% 1
Security Cleared
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 3 (23.08%) Office 365
4 2 (15.38%) Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (15.38%) Line Management
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
4 2 (15.38%) ISMS
4 2 (15.38%) Aerohive Networks
4 2 (15.38%) Customer-Centric Approach
4 2 (15.38%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (15.38%) Contract Negotiation
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) SAP
4 2 (15.38%) CCNP
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (15.38%) NHS
4 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (15.38%) Wireless

Security 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 (7.69%) Apache Spark
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) npm
2 1 (7.69%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (15.38%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
1 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) CA Release Automation
1 1 (7.69%) Gradle
1 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) JUnit
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Electronics
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Manager
1 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Security Specialist
2 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 1 (7.69%) Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Data Scientist
2 1 (7.69%) Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365 Specialist
2 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Service Improvement Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Service Management Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Ajax
1 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) HTML5
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
1 1 (7.69%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (7.69%) Node.js
1 1 (7.69%) REST
1 1 (7.69%) Spring
1 1 (7.69%) Spring Boot
1 1 (7.69%) Spring Security
1 1 (7.69%) Swagger
1 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) Contract Negotiation
2 2 (15.38%) Customer-Centric Approach
2 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) ISMS
2 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (15.38%) Line Management
2 2 (15.38%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
2 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
2 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Deep Learning
3 1 (7.69%) Information Retrieval
3 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning
3 1 (7.69%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) Python
1 1 (7.69%) R
1 1 (7.69%) Scala
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (7.69%) CCIE
4 1 (7.69%) CCIE Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Aerohive Networks
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.69%) VMware