Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 November 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
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 2 5
Rank change year-on-year -10 +3 -2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 7 36 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 7.78% 26.87% 16.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.33% 67.92% 60.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 27 14
Worcestershire median daily rate - £363 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.33% +89.58%
West Midlands median daily rate £410 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +5.13% -2.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Worcestershire median hourly rate £50.00 £13.50 £14.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +270.37% -9.03% -40.64%
West Midlands median hourly rate £47.50 £33.75 £35.50
% change year-on-year +40.74% -4.93% +51.06%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 30 53 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 33.33% 39.55% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 37 30
Worcestershire median daily rate £210 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.07% -9.38% +33.33%
10th Percentile £189 £220 £300
90th Percentile £305 £488 £506
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +1.27% +12.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Worcestershire median hourly rate £50.00 £17.50 £24.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +185.71% -28.34% +28.53%
10th Percentile £47.38 £13.55 £16.71
90th Percentile £57.00 £21.45 £32.53
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.75 £24.50 £31.44
% change year-on-year +25.51% -22.07% +46.23%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Worcestershire

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Worcestershire

Security Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Worcestershire

Security Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

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 Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Malvern 0 7 - - 3
Security Cleared
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) DV Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Break/Fix
4 3 (42.86%) Open Source
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) SAP CRM
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Bid Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Break/Fix
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) VMware