The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 15 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 2.38% 1.02% 1.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.70% 5.26% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £272 - £215
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.32% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+22.95% +52.50%
SC Cleared
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Qualifications Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
23 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 27.38% 19.39% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 3
Median daily rate £315 £500 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.00% +185.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SC Cleared across the Belfast region.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Belfast region.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Belfast region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 2 (25.00%) PMP
4 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (25.00%) BMC
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Primavera
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Remedy
4 2 (25.00%) Project Governance
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Line Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Primavera
1 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) ClearCase
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) LabVIEW
1 1 (12.50%) MSI
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Deployment Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Deployment Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Rollout Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Rollout Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Escalation Management
3 2 (25.00%) Line Management
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Project Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Requirements Management
3 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Application Discovery
4 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Fault Management
4 1 (12.50%) Network Management
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (25.00%) PMP
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) BS7799
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (12.50%) OpenView
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) BMC
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Remedy
2 1 (12.50%) Aruba
2 1 (12.50%) BT
2 1 (12.50%) CA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Peregrine
2 1 (12.50%) VMware