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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 15 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 2.38% 2.50% 2.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.14% 13.33% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £272 - £235
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.98% +11.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £31.95 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.20% +52.14%
Security 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
28 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 33.33% 18.75% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 6
Median daily rate £315 £513 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.53% +72.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £396 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +34.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) Network Management
5 2 (22.22%) Project Governance
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Statistics
5 2 (22.22%) Requirements Management
5 2 (22.22%) Line Management
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 2 (22.22%) Escalation Management
5 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
5 2 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) PMP
5 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
5 2 (22.22%) BMC
5 2 (22.22%) Remedy
5 2 (22.22%) SLA
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) CCIE
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (22.22%) IIS

Security 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 (22.22%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Primavera
1 2 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (11.11%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) ClearCase
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) LabVIEW
1 1 (11.11%) MSI
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Deployment Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Deployment Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Rollout Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Rollout Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Statistics
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Escalation Management
2 2 (22.22%) Line Management
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Network Management
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Project Governance
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Requirements Management
2 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Application Discovery
3 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (22.22%) CCIE
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
3 2 (22.22%) PMP
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) BMC
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Remedy
2 1 (11.11%) BT
2 1 (11.11%) VMware