Period
to 9 August 2020

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 9 August 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 Clearance
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
9 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 11 34 49
Rank change year-on-year +23 +15 +5
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 40 50 50
As % of all contract jobs advertised in West Sussex 12.74% 5.49% 4.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.78% 26.74% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 41 35
Median daily rate £478 £425 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.35% -17.48% +24.85%
10th Percentile £374 £300 £368
90th Percentile £588 £538 £600
South East median daily rate £480 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £41.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +135.71% -1.52%
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.57 £35.00
% change year-on-year -23.19% +30.19% +94.44%

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 82 187 250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 26.11% 20.53% 21.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 117 120
Median daily rate £500 £400 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -8.83% +9.69%
10th Percentile £380 £219 £300
90th Percentile £581 £564 £568
South East median daily rate £455 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +4.00% +2.94% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 19
Median hourly rate £35.00 £41.25 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.15% -17.50% +48.15%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% +60.00%

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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 9 August 2020.

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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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 9 August 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 +19 15 £450 -5.26%
Crawley +14 11 £540 +35.00% 1
Horsham +14 5 £400 +33.33%
Gatwick +2 1 £600 +14.29%
Bognor Regis - 1 £375 -
Security Cleared
South East

For the 6 months to 9 August 2020, 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 39 (97.50%) SC Cleared
2 14 (35.00%) Oracle
3 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (30.00%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 10 (25.00%) JIRA
5 10 (25.00%) Confluence
6 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Office
6 9 (22.50%) Decision-Making
6 9 (22.50%) Public Sector
7 8 (20.00%) SAP
7 8 (20.00%) Windows
7 8 (20.00%) IBM
8 7 (17.50%) ETL
8 7 (17.50%) Java
8 7 (17.50%) Finance
9 6 (15.00%) Oracle EBS R12
9 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (15.00%) SQL
10 5 (12.50%) DataStage
10 5 (12.50%) Azure
10 5 (12.50%) Data Integration
10 5 (12.50%) SAP EP
10 5 (12.50%) Conflict Management
10 5 (12.50%) Information Governance
10 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database
10 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
10 5 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
10 5 (12.50%) SDLC
11 4 (10.00%) Physical Data Model

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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 10 (25.00%) Confluence
2 5 (12.50%) SAP EP
3 4 (10.00%) IIS
4 3 (7.50%) SAP Portal
5 2 (5.00%) NetWeaver
5 2 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle ASCP
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (5.00%) assyst
4 2 (5.00%) SAP CRM
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (2.50%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Azure
2 4 (10.00%) AWS
3 2 (5.00%) IaaS
3 2 (5.00%) PaaS
3 2 (5.00%) Power Platform
3 2 (5.00%) SaaS
4 1 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) FTP
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) DataStage
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (5.00%) Base SAS
3 2 (5.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.00%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (5.00%) GIS
3 2 (5.00%) Power BI
3 2 (5.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (5.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.50%) DB2
4 1 (2.50%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.50%) Hudson
2 1 (2.50%) NWDS
2 1 (2.50%) PVCS
General
1 9 (22.50%) Public Sector
2 7 (17.50%) Finance
3 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Analyst
2 8 (20.00%) Consultant
3 7 (17.50%) Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Oracle Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Support Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Data Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Functional Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Product Manager
6 4 (10.00%) SAP Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Data Modeller
7 3 (7.50%) Designer
7 3 (7.50%) ETL Designer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Data Modeller
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Designer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Oracle Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Support Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Supply Chain Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Supply Chain Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) CSS
1 3 (7.50%) SAP PI
1 3 (7.50%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (5.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (5.00%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (5.00%) SAPUI5
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Flex
3 1 (2.50%) JSON
3 1 (2.50%) REST
3 1 (2.50%) SAP Basis
3 1 (2.50%) SAP XI
3 1 (2.50%) SOAP
3 1 (2.50%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) XML Schema
3 1 (2.50%) XSD
3 1 (2.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.00%) DataPower
2 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.50%) AIX
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (2.50%) SUSE
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 9 (22.50%) Decision-Making
4 7 (17.50%) ETL
5 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (12.50%) Conflict Management
6 5 (12.50%) Data Integration
6 5 (12.50%) Information Governance
6 5 (12.50%) SDLC
6 5 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 4 (10.00%) Physical Data Model
7 4 (10.00%) Process Improvement
7 4 (10.00%) Scrum
7 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.00%) Test Strategy
8 3 (7.50%) CRM
8 3 (7.50%) Kanban
8 3 (7.50%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (7.50%) Sprint Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) Java
2 6 (15.00%) SQL
3 3 (7.50%) ABAP
3 3 (7.50%) Java 8
4 2 (5.00%) Python
4 2 (5.00%) R
5 1 (2.50%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) COBOL
5 1 (2.50%) JCL
Qualifications
1 39 (97.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
1 1 (2.50%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Oracle
2 8 (20.00%) IBM
2 8 (20.00%) SAP
3 3 (7.50%) Ariba
4 2 (5.00%) Informatica
4 2 (5.00%) Tableau
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft