The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 June 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 Clearance
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 36 36
Rank change year-on-year -9 0  
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 4 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.97% 2.45% 2.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.30% 13.64% 16.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 5
Median daily rate £272 £600 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -54.66% +32.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £525 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £650 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £385 £394
% change year-on-year +6.49% -2.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.66 £30.90
% change year-on-year +14.83% +5.67%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 43 88 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 10.41% 18.00% 16.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 61 44
Median daily rate £375 £560 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.03% +49.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £330 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £630 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £29.75 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.24% +23.34%  

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Nottinghamshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Nottinghamshire

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Nottinghamshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Nottinghamshire

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Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -3 4 £272 -54.66% 1
Security Cleared
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 12 (70.59%) SC Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) Spring
2 7 (41.18%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) J2EE
3 6 (35.29%) JPA
3 6 (35.29%) Java EE
4 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) SAP ERP
6 3 (17.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (17.65%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle
6 3 (17.65%) SAP
6 3 (17.65%) Solaris
6 3 (17.65%) Linux
6 3 (17.65%) Python
6 3 (17.65%) ERP
6 3 (17.65%) Sun
6 3 (17.65%) Veritas
6 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (11.76%) Open Source
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.76%) Rackspace
7 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
7 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (11.76%) Salt
7 2 (11.76%) Ansible
7 2 (11.76%) Web Operations
7 2 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (11.76%) HTTP

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Route 53
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
1 2 (11.76%) SSL
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Java Team Leader
3 3 (17.65%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Senior WebOps Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Solaris Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) WebOps Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planner
5 1 (5.88%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C++ GUI Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) GUI Developer
5 1 (5.88%) J2EE Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Java Development Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) J2EE
1 7 (41.18%) Spring
2 6 (35.29%) Java EE
2 6 (35.29%) JPA
3 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (5.88%) OpenGL
5 1 (5.88%) Qt
5 1 (5.88%) Qt Quick
5 1 (5.88%) Sensu
5 1 (5.88%) WebKit
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
1 3 (17.65%) Solaris
2 1 (5.88%) AIX
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) ERP
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.76%) Open Source
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) Web Operations
3 2 (11.76%) Workflow
4 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (5.88%) Case Management
4 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) SDLC
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) PHP
3 2 (11.76%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.88%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) Korn
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (5.88%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Ansible
1 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
1 2 (11.76%) Salt
2 1 (5.88%) collectd
2 1 (5.88%) Kibana
2 1 (5.88%) logstash
2 1 (5.88%) StatsD
2 1 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
1 3 (17.65%) SAP
1 3 (17.65%) Sun
1 3 (17.65%) Veritas
2 2 (11.76%) Rackspace
3 1 (5.88%) SaltStack