The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 9 10
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1  
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 33 58 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 19.08% 16.57% 10.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 62.26% 73.42% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 5
Median daily rate £485 £384 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.38% +22.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £226 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £383 £390
% change year-on-year +7.04% -1.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.66 £31.95
% change year-on-year +14.83% +2.20%  

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 Shropshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Shropshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 53 79 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 30.64% 22.57% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 31 9
Median daily rate £475 £380 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +21.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £25.12 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.83%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.21 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.25% +25.22%  

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 Shropshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Shropshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Shropshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Shropshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Shropshire

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Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

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 Shropshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Telford -6 27 £493 +27.24% 8
Security Cleared
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 60 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 24 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (31.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (31.94%) Windows
4 20 (27.78%) Linux
4 20 (27.78%) JIRA
4 20 (27.78%) Confluence
4 20 (27.78%) Ansible
4 20 (27.78%) Terraform
5 19 (26.39%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (25.00%) Firewall
7 17 (23.61%) Python
7 17 (23.61%) CentOS
7 17 (23.61%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (23.61%) Ruby
7 17 (23.61%) Docker
7 17 (23.61%) Puppet
7 17 (23.61%) Bash Shell
8 16 (22.22%) Public Cloud
8 16 (22.22%) Migration
8 16 (22.22%) Configuration Management
9 13 (18.06%) Cisco
10 12 (16.67%) Fortinet
11 11 (15.28%) Aruba
12 8 (11.11%) Performance Management
12 8 (11.11%) ITIL
12 8 (11.11%) Wireless
12 8 (11.11%) BMC
12 8 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (11.11%) User Experience

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 20 (27.78%) Confluence
2 19 (26.39%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.94%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.17%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.39%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.39%) SAS
7 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 24 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (31.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.56%) Office 365
4 1 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.00%) Firewall
2 8 (11.11%) Wireless
3 4 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (5.56%) WAN
4 3 (4.17%) BGP
4 3 (4.17%) DNS
4 3 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (4.17%) OSPF
5 2 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (2.78%) DWDM
5 2 (2.78%) VoIP
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (1.39%) DMVPN
6 1 (1.39%) MPLS
6 1 (1.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.61%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.78%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.39%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.39%) Big Data
3 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 20 (27.78%) JIRA
2 3 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (4.17%) Bitbucket
2 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.78%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.39%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.39%) FishEye
4 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 2 (2.78%) Publishing
2 1 (1.39%) Banking
2 1 (1.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (27.78%) Architect
2 16 (22.22%) Consultant
3 14 (19.44%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (12.50%) Migration Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 9 (12.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 7 (9.72%) Network Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Design Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Implementation Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Network Design Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Network Implementation Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Security Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) SharePoint Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (2.78%) Content Designer
8 2 (2.78%) Digital Content Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (1.39%) J2EE
2 1 (1.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.22%) Public Cloud
2 8 (11.11%) User Experience
3 7 (9.72%) CMDB
4 6 (8.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.78%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.94%) Windows
2 20 (27.78%) Linux
3 17 (23.61%) CentOS
4 3 (4.17%) Unix
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.39%) AIX
6 1 (1.39%) HPUX
6 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.22%) Configuration Management
1 16 (22.22%) Migration
2 8 (11.11%) ITIL
2 8 (11.11%) Performance Management
2 8 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (9.72%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 7 (9.72%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (9.72%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (9.72%) Visualisation
4 6 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 6 (8.33%) Network Design
5 5 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (6.94%) Break/Fix
5 5 (6.94%) DevOps
5 5 (6.94%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.56%) Load Balancing
6 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (4.17%) Malware Analysis
7 3 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.61%) Bash Shell
1 17 (23.61%) Python
1 17 (23.61%) Ruby
2 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
2 2 (2.78%) SQL
3 1 (1.39%) Java
3 1 (1.39%) Perl
3 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.94%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.17%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) CCNA
4 1 (1.39%) CCNP
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) PMO
1 2 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (23.61%) Docker
2 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (27.78%) Ansible
1 20 (27.78%) Terraform
2 17 (23.61%) Puppet
3 1 (1.39%) Forum Sentry
3 1 (1.39%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 13 (18.06%) Cisco
2 12 (16.67%) Fortinet
3 11 (15.28%) Aruba
4 8 (11.11%) BMC
5 7 (9.72%) AppDynamics
5 7 (9.72%) Riverbed
6 5 (6.94%) CheckPoint
6 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.94%) Oracle
7 3 (4.17%) Atlassian
7 3 (4.17%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.78%) VMware
9 1 (1.39%) BEA
9 1 (1.39%) F5
9 1 (1.39%) HP
9 1 (1.39%) Informatica
9 1 (1.39%) McAfee
9 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.39%) SAP
9 1 (1.39%) webMethods
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
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Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £520.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago