Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 31 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - +43
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 7 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.19% 1.57% -
As % of the Qualifications category 13.46% 13.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 0
Watford median daily rate £200 £290 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.03% - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £363 £475
% change year-on-year +3.45% -23.68% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £37.75 £34.50
% change year-on-year -52.32% +9.42% +21.12%

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 Watford.

Academic & Professional Certification
Watford
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 52 30 37
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 16.25% 11.76% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 13
Watford median daily rate £348 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.36% -15.38% +17.12%
10th Percentile £196 £205 £267
90th Percentile £589 £403 £422
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £375 £413
% change year-on-year - -9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Watford median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.64 £16.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +10.22% -15.79% -28.51%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Watford

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Watford

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Watford over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Watford

Security Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Watford region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Data Migration
2 5 (71.43%) Reference Data
2 5 (71.43%) Data Mapping
2 5 (71.43%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (71.43%) Database Tuning
2 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) Data Quality
2 5 (71.43%) Talend
2 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Android
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Apple

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Data Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (71.43%) Reference Data
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Data Mapping
1 5 (71.43%) Data Migration
1 5 (71.43%) Database Tuning
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
2 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) Data Quality
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Talend
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft