The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 18 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 2.94% 2.22% -
As % of the Qualifications category 12.50% 22.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £235 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.90 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+54.50% -6.97%
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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
16 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 23.53% 10.00% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 13
Average daily rate £513 £340 £130
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.73% +161.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £215 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+27.33% -10.71%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared.

1 7 (77.78%) DV Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) CCIE
3 4 (44.44%) CCNP
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (11.11%) Data Guard
6 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
6 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Network Management
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 1 (11.11%) Middleware
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
1 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) SOA
1 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
1 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
1 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (11.11%) Network Management
1 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) DV Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (44.44%) CCIE
3 4 (44.44%) CCNP
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (11.11%) Data Guard
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix