Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 September 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
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 85 34 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 51.52% 31.78% 30.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 85.86% 79.07% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 16
Stevenage median daily rate £225 £333 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.33% +27.88% -43.17%
10th Percentile £133 £254 £250
90th Percentile £350 £403 £424
Hertfordshire median daily rate £368 £403 £350
% change year-on-year -8.81% +15.14% -24.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 0
Stevenage median hourly rate £16.00 £44.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.64% - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £48.75
% change year-on-year -2.78% -63.08% +68.89%

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 Stevenage with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Stevenage
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 99 43 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 60.00% 40.19% 39.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 20
Stevenage median daily rate £210 £333 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.84% +15.65% -30.72%
10th Percentile £133 £254 £250
90th Percentile £350 £403 £395
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 1
Stevenage median hourly rate £23.07 £44.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.16% +345.00% -57.89%
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -2.78% +24.14% -30.85%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Stevenage

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Stevenage

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Stevenage

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Stevenage over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Stevenage

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Stevenage

Security Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Stevenage

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Stevenage over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Security Cleared in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 81 (95.29%) SC Cleared
2 31 (36.47%) Software Engineering
2 31 (36.47%) Linux
3 30 (35.29%) Windows
4 28 (32.94%) C++
5 26 (30.59%) Microsoft
6 17 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 16 (18.82%) Java
7 16 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (18.82%) Degree
7 16 (18.82%) Mathematics
8 15 (17.65%) Git (software)
8 15 (17.65%) Qt
8 15 (17.65%) Node.js
8 15 (17.65%) GLSL
8 15 (17.65%) HLSL
8 15 (17.65%) Aerospace
8 15 (17.65%) NetBeans
8 15 (17.65%) Military
8 15 (17.65%) Scrum
8 15 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 15 (17.65%) C#
8 15 (17.65%) .NET
8 15 (17.65%) MFC
8 15 (17.65%) Web Services
8 15 (17.65%) Visual Studio
8 15 (17.65%) Ethernet
8 15 (17.65%) Eclipse
8 15 (17.65%) ActiveX
8 15 (17.65%) OpenGL

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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 5 (5.88%) Apache
1 5 (5.88%) IIS
1 5 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 4 (4.71%) ThingWorx
3 3 (3.53%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.35%) Confluence
5 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Windchill
2 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.18%) Simulink
3 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.18%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.18%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 15 (17.65%) Ethernet
3 11 (12.94%) Wireshark
4 10 (11.76%) LAN
5 6 (7.06%) VLAN
6 5 (5.88%) Firewall
7 4 (4.71%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (4.71%) Cisco ISE
7 4 (4.71%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (4.71%) DNS
7 4 (4.71%) VPN
8 3 (3.53%) OSPF
8 3 (3.53%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (3.53%) Wireless
9 2 (2.35%) BGP
9 2 (2.35%) FTP
9 2 (2.35%) FWSM
9 2 (2.35%) TACACS
9 2 (2.35%) WPA2
10 1 (1.18%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (17.65%) Eclipse
1 15 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 15 (17.65%) NetBeans
1 15 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 11 (12.94%) GDB
2 11 (12.94%) Rational DOORS
2 11 (12.94%) Rational Rhapsody
2 11 (12.94%) Rational Team Concert
3 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.35%) JIRA
4 1 (1.18%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.18%) MSI
4 1 (1.18%) Rational Statemate
General
1 15 (17.65%) Aerospace
1 15 (17.65%) Military
2 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.18%) Back Office
3 1 (1.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (14.12%) Software Engineer
2 11 (12.94%) C++ Software Engineer
3 9 (10.59%) Desktop Support
3 9 (10.59%) Support Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) Analyst
5 6 (7.06%) Network Engineer
5 6 (7.06%) Project Manager
6 5 (5.88%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
7 4 (4.71%) Administrator
7 4 (4.71%) Deskside Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) Project Leader
7 4 (4.71%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 3 (3.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.53%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.65%) .NET
1 15 (17.65%) ActiveX
1 15 (17.65%) DirectX
1 15 (17.65%) MFC
1 15 (17.65%) Node.js
1 15 (17.65%) OpenGL
1 15 (17.65%) Qt
1 15 (17.65%) Web Services
2 5 (5.88%) Middleware
3 3 (3.53%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (2.35%) Clustering
2 2 (2.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.18%) ASIC
3 1 (1.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.47%) Linux
2 30 (35.29%) Windows
3 7 (8.24%) Unix
3 7 (8.24%) Windows Server
4 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.35%) HPUX
6 2 (2.35%) Solaris
7 1 (1.18%) CentOS
7 1 (1.18%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.47%) Software Engineering
2 16 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (18.82%) Mathematics
3 15 (17.65%) Scrum
4 11 (12.94%) Configuration Management
4 11 (12.94%) UML
5 8 (9.41%) Risk Management
6 7 (8.24%) ITIL
6 7 (8.24%) Migration
7 6 (7.06%) Service Management
8 4 (4.71%) Information Management
9 3 (3.53%) NsoIT
10 2 (2.35%) Change Management
10 2 (2.35%) Coaching
10 2 (2.35%) Data Integration
10 2 (2.35%) ITSM
10 2 (2.35%) PLM
10 2 (2.35%) Project Management
10 2 (2.35%) Statistics
11 1 (1.18%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 28 (32.94%) C++
2 16 (18.82%) Java
3 15 (17.65%) C#
3 15 (17.65%) GLSL
3 15 (17.65%) HLSL
3 15 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 14 (16.47%) C
5 8 (9.41%) SQL
6 6 (7.06%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.35%) Korn
7 2 (2.35%) Perl
7 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.18%) Ada
8 1 (1.18%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 81 (95.29%) SC Cleared
2 16 (18.82%) Degree
3 4 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.71%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.35%) CCNA
5 2 (2.35%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.53%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.18%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (1.18%) SCCM
2 1 (1.18%) SCOM
2 1 (1.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 26 (30.59%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.76%) Cisco
2 10 (11.76%) VMware
3 9 (10.59%) Juniper
4 5 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.88%) Remedy
5 4 (4.71%) CheckPoint
5 4 (4.71%) HP
5 4 (4.71%) PTC
6 3 (3.53%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.35%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.35%) CA
7 2 (2.35%) F5
7 2 (2.35%) Fujitsu
7 2 (2.35%) IBM
7 2 (2.35%) NetApp
7 2 (2.35%) SAP
7 2 (2.35%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.35%) Sun
8 1 (1.18%) Symantec