The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 14 26 15
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 46 27 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.97% 4.40% 7.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.66% 31.03% 48.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 16 12
Average daily rate
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£419 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £513 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £18.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -35.71%
Security Cleared
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
103 87 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.61% 14.19% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 56 33
Average daily rate £375 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £104 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Average hourly rate £29.00 £20.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.46% +32.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £20.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £20.50 £32.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £22.53
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.08%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 92 (79.31%) SC Cleared
2 31 (26.72%) Oracle
3 25 (21.55%) Telecoms
4 23 (19.83%) ITIL
5 20 (17.24%) Windows
6 13 (11.21%) SQL
6 13 (11.21%) DV Cleared
6 13 (11.21%) VMware
7 12 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (10.34%) Oracle EBS
8 11 (9.48%) Project Management
8 11 (9.48%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (9.48%) HP
8 11 (9.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (9.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (8.62%) NetBackup
9 10 (8.62%) SCCM
9 10 (8.62%) Microsoft
9 10 (8.62%) DHCP
9 10 (8.62%) DNS
9 10 (8.62%) Finance
10 9 (7.76%) ERP
10 9 (7.76%) PL/SQL
10 9 (7.76%) PRINCE2
11 8 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (6.90%) Perl
11 8 (6.90%) MS Office
11 8 (6.90%) Cisco
12 7 (6.03%) Service Management
12 7 (6.03%) ITSM

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 6 (5.17%) WebLogic
2 5 (4.31%) Apache
3 4 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (2.59%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.72%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.86%) WordPress
6 1 (0.86%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (6.90%) MS Office
2 3 (2.59%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (10.34%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (4.31%) Oracle Payroll
3 4 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (2.59%) TRIRIGA
4 3 (2.59%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 3 (2.59%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (1.72%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.72%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (1.72%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.72%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.72%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (1.72%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.62%) DHCP
1 10 (8.62%) DNS
2 6 (5.17%) Firewall
3 4 (3.45%) Network Security
3 4 (3.45%) WAN
3 4 (3.45%) LAN
3 4 (3.45%) BGP
3 4 (3.45%) OSPF
4 3 (2.59%) Internet
5 2 (1.72%) BIG-IP
5 2 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.72%) VPN
5 2 (1.72%) Extranet
5 2 (1.72%) Junos
5 2 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.86%) Software-Defined Radio
6 1 (0.86%) MPLS
6 1 (0.86%) Intranet
6 1 (0.86%) NetScreen
6 1 (0.86%) DSLAM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.17%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.59%) Oracle Discoverer
2 3 (2.59%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (1.72%) Essbase
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.72%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.72%) DataStage
3 2 (1.72%) QualityStage
3 2 (1.72%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (1.72%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (21.55%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.62%) Finance
3 4 (3.45%) Law
4 3 (2.59%) Billing
5 2 (1.72%) Local Government
5 2 (1.72%) Advertising
6 1 (0.86%) Publishing
6 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.86%) Electronics
6 1 (0.86%) Marketing
6 1 (0.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (19.83%) Analyst
2 17 (14.66%) Consultant
3 13 (11.21%) Project Manager
4 11 (9.48%) Service Analyst
4 11 (9.48%) Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (9.48%) Server Engineer
5 9 (7.76%) Server Support
5 9 (7.76%) Senior Server Engineer
6 8 (6.90%) Oracle Consultant
6 8 (6.90%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 8 (6.90%) Functional Consultant
6 8 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (6.03%) Developer
8 5 (4.31%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.31%) Payroll Consultant
8 5 (4.31%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
8 5 (4.31%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
8 5 (4.31%) Oracle HR Consultant
8 5 (4.31%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
9 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.45%) Web Services
1 4 (3.45%) .NET
1 4 (3.45%) Middleware
2 2 (1.72%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.86%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (0.86%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (0.86%) HTML
3 1 (0.86%) CSS
3 1 (0.86%) SOAP
3 1 (0.86%) XML
3 1 (0.86%) WCF
3 1 (0.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.17%) NHS
1 6 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.31%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.31%) IVR
3 3 (2.59%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.59%) RMADS
3 3 (2.59%) Statistics
3 3 (2.59%) Clustering
4 2 (1.72%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.86%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.86%) DTV
5 1 (0.86%) Social Media
5 1 (0.86%) Open Source
5 1 (0.86%) CESG
5 1 (0.86%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (0.86%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.24%) Windows
2 12 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (9.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (6.03%) Solaris
5 4 (3.45%) UNIX
6 3 (2.59%) Linux
7 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.86%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.83%) ITIL
2 11 (9.48%) Project Management
2 11 (9.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (7.76%) ERP
3 9 (7.76%) PRINCE2
4 8 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (6.03%) Service Management
5 7 (6.03%) ITSM
5 7 (6.03%) CRM
5 7 (6.03%) Programme Management
6 6 (5.17%) Migration
6 6 (5.17%) Test Scripting
6 6 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (4.31%) Change Control
7 5 (4.31%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (4.31%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.45%) Validation
8 4 (3.45%) Scrum
8 4 (3.45%) Data Migration
8 4 (3.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.21%) SQL
2 9 (7.76%) PL/SQL
3 8 (6.90%) Perl
4 5 (4.31%) Java
5 4 (3.45%) C#
5 4 (3.45%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.59%) Tcl
7 2 (1.72%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 92 (79.31%) SC Cleared
2 13 (11.21%) DV Cleared
3 11 (9.48%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (5.17%) CCNP
5 4 (3.45%) ISEB
6 3 (2.59%) CCNA
7 2 (1.72%) CCSA
7 2 (1.72%) Degree
7 2 (1.72%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.86%) MCSE
8 1 (0.86%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.86%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.03%) SLA
2 2 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.72%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (8.62%) NetBackup
1 10 (8.62%) SCCM
2 1 (0.86%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 31 (26.72%) Oracle
2 13 (11.21%) VMware
3 11 (9.48%) HP
4 10 (8.62%) Microsoft
5 8 (6.90%) Cisco
6 7 (6.03%) Citrix
7 6 (5.17%) Sun
7 6 (5.17%) Remedy
7 6 (5.17%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.45%) SAP
9 3 (2.59%) F5
9 3 (2.59%) Mercator
9 3 (2.59%) Juniper
9 3 (2.59%) Hyperion
9 3 (2.59%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.72%) Sourcefire
10 2 (1.72%) Ab Initio
10 2 (1.72%) Trillium
10 2 (1.72%) IBM
10 2 (1.72%) Informatica
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ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Square One Resources
Rate: £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Reed Technology
Rate: £14 - £190 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Steria Recruitment Limited
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
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Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £15 - £25 per hour
Posted: 13 days ago