Period
to 17 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 January 2021 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 28 42 42
Rank change year-on-year +14 0 +13
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 19 37 66
As % of all contract jobs advertised in West Sussex 5.40% 4.50% 6.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.35% 23.13% 22.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 42
Median daily rate £425 £428 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.70% -18.48% +16.67%
10th Percentile £256 £349 £274
90th Percentile £648 £545 £624
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Median hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.69% -50.48% +200.00%
South East median hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -21.05% +35.71% +100.00%

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 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 85 160 298
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 24.15% 19.46% 27.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 87 164
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £262 £176 £263
90th Percentile £650 £545 £575
South East median daily rate £460 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +5.75% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 17
Median hourly rate £17.50 £23.50 £51.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.53% -53.92% +13.33%
10th Percentile £15.75 £21.40 £42.50
90th Percentile £37.35 £26.40 £52.10
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year -6.25% +4.58% +59.38%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in West Sussex

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Daily rate trend for Security Cleared in West Sussex

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Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Security Cleared in West Sussex over the 6 months to 17 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in West Sussex

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in West Sussex

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Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Security Cleared in West Sussex over the 6 months to 17 January 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Security Cleared in West Sussex

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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 Security Cleared within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 17 January 2021. 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
Crawley +18 8 £525 +50.00% 10
Worthing +4 4 £425 -15.92%
Gatwick - 3 £200 -
Security Cleared
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 14 (73.68%) SC Cleared
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) ETL
3 5 (26.32%) IBM
3 5 (26.32%) DataStage
3 5 (26.32%) Data Integration
3 5 (26.32%) Information Governance
3 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
3 5 (26.32%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (21.05%) IBM InfoSphere
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
4 4 (21.05%) Physical Data Model
4 4 (21.05%) High Availability
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (21.05%) Azure
4 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
4 4 (21.05%) IIS
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (21.05%) Finance
4 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) Law
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) SAP
5 3 (15.79%) JIRA
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 10

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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 4 (21.05%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Azure
2 2 (10.53%) AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.26%) SNMP
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) DataStage
1 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
2 4 (21.05%) IBM InfoSphere
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
4 1 (5.26%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) CA Gen
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.26%) Gatling
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Law
2 3 (15.79%) Public Sector
3 2 (10.53%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Consultant
1 3 (15.79%) Data Modeller
1 3 (15.79%) Designer
1 3 (15.79%) ETL Designer
1 3 (15.79%) Senior Data Modeller
1 3 (15.79%) Senior Designer
2 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
3 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Management Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) SAP Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) ADSI
1 2 (10.53%) J2EE
1 2 (10.53%) LDAP
2 1 (5.26%) COM
2 1 (5.26%) SAP ALE
2 1 (5.26%) SAP XI
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
1 1 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (5.26%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
3 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (10.53%) SUSE
4 1 (5.26%) Unix
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Data Integration
1 5 (26.32%) ETL
1 5 (26.32%) Information Governance
1 5 (26.32%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
2 4 (21.05%) High Availability
2 4 (21.05%) Physical Data Model
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.53%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (10.53%) Identity Management
4 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Cryptography
5 1 (5.26%) Open Source
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
2 2 (10.53%) XPath
3 1 (5.26%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.26%) CCA
3 1 (5.26%) CREST Certified
3 1 (5.26%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.26%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
3 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (10.53%) MIIS
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
1 2 (10.53%) Single Sign-On
1 2 (10.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) IBM
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) Ariba
4 1 (5.26%) webMethods
4 1 (5.26%) Xilinx