Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 61 37
Rank change year-on-year +6 -24 -11
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 35 21 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.52% 1.93% 4.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.63% 8.20% 29.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 39
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £470 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.26% +13.94% +13.79%
10th Percentile £350 £150 £305
90th Percentile £500 £563 £600
South East median daily rate £424 £423 £410
% change year-on-year +0.36% +3.05% +5.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
West Sussex median hourly rate £17.50 £55.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.18% +25.00% +4.76%
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £30.91 £35.00
% change year-on-year -41.77% -11.69% +105.88%

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 224 256 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 22.51% 23.53% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 153 124
West Sussex median daily rate £434 £408 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.95% +15.87%
10th Percentile £266 £284 £276
90th Percentile £500 £540 £562
South East median daily rate £405 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +0.50% +0.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 16 9
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +9.38% +60.00%
10th Percentile £17.50 £24.79 £14.65
90th Percentile £62.25 £50.00 £45.20
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £23.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.70% -36.11% +111.76%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Security Cleared as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in West Sussex

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in West Sussex over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in West Sussex

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor 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 22 January 2018. 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 +2 12 £450 -18.18% 3
Crawley -4 8 £450 -6.25% 5
Gatwick -1 4 - -
Horsham -1 3 £350 -22.22%
Security Cleared
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 31 (88.57%) SC Cleared
2 16 (45.71%) Linux
3 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (40.00%) Java
4 14 (40.00%) Scala
5 12 (34.29%) Software Delivery
5 12 (34.29%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (31.43%) Windows
7 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (20.00%) SLA
7 7 (20.00%) Serverless
7 7 (20.00%) Amazon Glacier
7 7 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (20.00%) Terraform
7 7 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 7 (20.00%) Amazon S3
7 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (17.14%) DevOps
8 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
8 6 (17.14%) Scrum
9 5 (14.29%) Use Case
9 5 (14.29%) Play Framework
10 4 (11.43%) SQL
10 4 (11.43%) VMware
10 4 (11.43%) Migration
11 3 (8.57%) Wireless
11 3 (8.57%) Telecoms

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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 1 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (20.00%) Amazon Glacier
1 7 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 7 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
1 7 (20.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) DHCP
1 3 (8.57%) VLAN
1 3 (8.57%) VoIP
1 3 (8.57%) Wireless
1 3 (8.57%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) SSL
2 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Developer
2 12 (34.29%) AWS Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Lead Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Active Directory Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Active Directory Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Linux Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Mitel Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Mitel VoIP Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) VoIP Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Customer Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Scala Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Data Centre Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Play Framework
2 1 (2.86%) Ajax
2 1 (2.86%) CSS
2 1 (2.86%) CSS3
2 1 (2.86%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) HTML5
2 1 (2.86%) JSON
2 1 (2.86%) Middleware
2 1 (2.86%) Node.js
2 1 (2.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.71%) CCTV
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) Windows
3 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (34.29%) Software Delivery
3 6 (17.14%) DevOps
3 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
3 6 (17.14%) Scrum
4 5 (14.29%) Use Case
5 4 (11.43%) Migration
6 3 (8.57%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (5.71%) Validation
8 1 (2.86%) API Design
8 1 (2.86%) Coaching
8 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.86%) Data Architecture
8 1 (2.86%) Kanban
8 1 (2.86%) Security Architecture
8 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (2.86%) TDD
8 1 (2.86%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.86%) User Stories
8 1 (2.86%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) Java
1 14 (40.00%) Scala
2 4 (11.43%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) Python
3 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (88.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Terraform
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) Mitel
4 2 (5.71%) Computacenter
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) NetApp