Period
to 8 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 8 July 2020 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 Check (SC) Clearance
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 15 39 67
Rank change year-on-year +24 +28 -3
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 36 39 28
As % of all contract jobs advertised in West Sussex 9.94% 4.43% 2.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.44% 18.14% 10.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 34 16
Median daily rate £478 £525 £496
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.05% +5.79% +60.08%
10th Percentile £368 £300 £390
90th Percentile £573 £538 £594
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Median hourly rate - £47.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +171.43% -50.19%
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £38.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year -8.50% +112.50% -

SC 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 West Sussex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Sussex
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 81 215 269
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 22.38% 24.43% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 138 125
Median daily rate £500 £400 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -8.05% +6.36%
10th Percentile £371 £234 £293
90th Percentile £575 £579 £563
South East median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +3.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 30
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £49.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% -9.55% +65.83%
Median hourly rate £31.50 £33.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year -5.69% -4.57% +62.79%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in West Sussex

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SC Cleared in West Sussex.

Daily rate trend for SC Cleared in West Sussex

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SC Cleared in West Sussex over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SC Cleared in West Sussex

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SC Cleared in West Sussex.

Hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in West Sussex

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 8 July 2020. 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
Worthing +22 16 £450 - 3
Crawley +7 8 £531 +32.81%
Horsham +16 5 £400 +33.33%
Gatwick +1 1 £600 +14.29%
Bognor Regis - 1 £375 -
SC Cleared
South East

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 36 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (33.33%) JIRA
4 11 (30.56%) Confluence
5 10 (27.78%) Public Sector
6 9 (25.00%) Decision-Making
6 9 (25.00%) SAP
6 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (22.22%) Windows
7 8 (22.22%) Oracle
8 7 (19.44%) Java
8 7 (19.44%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (13.89%) SAP EP
10 5 (13.89%) SQL
10 5 (13.89%) Conflict Management
10 5 (13.89%) SDLC
10 5 (13.89%) Azure
11 4 (11.11%) AWS
11 4 (11.11%) Process Improvement
11 4 (11.11%) Test Strategy
11 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
11 4 (11.11%) Finance
11 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (11.11%) Scrum
11 4 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
12 3 (8.33%) Oracle ASCP
12 3 (8.33%) Kanban

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 11 (30.56%) Confluence
2 5 (13.89%) SAP EP
3 3 (8.33%) SAP Portal
4 2 (5.56%) NetWeaver
4 2 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle ASCP
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (5.56%) assyst
3 2 (5.56%) SAP CRM
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (2.78%) SAP HCM
4 1 (2.78%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Azure
2 4 (11.11%) AWS
3 2 (5.56%) IaaS
3 2 (5.56%) PaaS
3 2 (5.56%) Power Platform
3 2 (5.56%) SaaS
3 2 (5.56%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.78%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) FTP
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Base SAS
1 2 (5.56%) Data Mining
1 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.56%) Geospatial Data
1 2 (5.56%) GIS
1 2 (5.56%) Power BI
1 2 (5.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 2 (5.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.78%) DB2
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.78%) Hudson
2 1 (2.78%) NWDS
2 1 (2.78%) PVCS
General
1 10 (27.78%) Public Sector
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.56%) Billing
5 1 (2.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Consultant
3 6 (16.67%) Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Data Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Functional Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Product Manager
5 4 (11.11%) SAP Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Architect
6 3 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Oracle Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Supply Chain Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Supply Chain Support
7 2 (5.56%) Data Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Geospatial Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle Supply Chain Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) CSS
1 3 (8.33%) SAP Fiori
1 3 (8.33%) SAP PI
1 3 (8.33%) SAPUI5
1 3 (8.33%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Flex
2 1 (2.78%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (2.78%) JSON
2 1 (2.78%) REST
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.78%) SAP XI
2 1 (2.78%) SOAP
2 1 (2.78%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) XML Schema
2 1 (2.78%) XSD
2 1 (2.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) DataPower
2 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.78%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) AIX
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (2.78%) SUSE
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.78%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 5 (13.89%) Conflict Management
4 5 (13.89%) SDLC
5 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 4 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 4 (11.11%) Scrum
5 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 3 (8.33%) Backlog Management
6 3 (8.33%) Backlog Prioritisation
6 3 (8.33%) Backlog Refinement
6 3 (8.33%) CRM
6 3 (8.33%) Kanban
6 3 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (8.33%) Product Backlog
6 3 (8.33%) Sprint Planning
7 2 (5.56%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) Java
2 5 (13.89%) SQL
3 3 (8.33%) ABAP
3 3 (8.33%) Java 8
4 2 (5.56%) Python
4 2 (5.56%) R
5 1 (2.78%) C
5 1 (2.78%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) COBOL
5 1 (2.78%) JCL
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) ISEB
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
1 1 (2.78%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) SAP
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) Ariba
4 2 (5.56%) IBM
4 2 (5.56%) Informatica
4 2 (5.56%) Tableau
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft