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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 10 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 78 59 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.10% 8.94% 7.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 58.21% 40.14% 42.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 35 25
Median daily rate £425 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £167 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £16.50 £42.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.17% +226.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £19.49 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £42.50 £18.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £30.90 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.55% +62.63%
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
134 147 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.06% 22.27% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 91 63
Median daily rate £388 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £511 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.89% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 7
Median hourly rate £18.00 £42.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.64% +46.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 112 (73.68%) SC Cleared
2 41 (26.97%) Cisco
3 32 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 30 (19.74%) HTML
5 27 (17.76%) JavaScript
6 26 (17.11%) CSS
6 26 (17.11%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (16.45%) Juniper
7 25 (16.45%) Windows
8 23 (15.13%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (15.13%) Data Centre
9 22 (14.47%) Firewall
9 22 (14.47%) CCNP
10 16 (10.53%) Oracle
10 16 (10.53%) ITIL
11 15 (9.87%) Linux
11 15 (9.87%) UML
11 15 (9.87%) Front End Development
11 15 (9.87%) Windows Server
12 14 (9.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (9.21%) HTML5
12 14 (9.21%) LAN
13 13 (8.55%) C++
13 13 (8.55%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (8.55%) Web Development
14 12 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (7.89%) Middleware
14 12 (7.89%) Java
14 12 (7.89%) WAN
14 12 (7.89%) CMS

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 12 (7.89%) CMS
2 11 (7.24%) Drupal
3 7 (4.61%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.29%) Skype for Business
5 4 (2.63%) Confluence
6 3 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.97%) nginx
7 2 (1.32%) SAS
7 2 (1.32%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.66%) Apache
8 1 (0.66%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.66%) JBoss
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle Self-Service HR
8 1 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (0.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (5.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.61%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (3.29%) Maximo
4 4 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.32%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.24%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (5.92%) Office 365
3 8 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.95%) OneDrive
5 5 (3.29%) Yammer
6 4 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.97%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (1.97%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (1.97%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.97%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (1.97%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (1.97%) Route 53
7 3 (1.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.66%) IaaS
8 1 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.47%) Firewall
2 14 (9.21%) LAN
3 12 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (7.89%) WAN
4 10 (6.58%) IPv4
5 8 (5.26%) DHCP
5 8 (5.26%) DNS
5 8 (5.26%) SAN
5 8 (5.26%) Unified Communications
6 7 (4.61%) HTTP
6 7 (4.61%) VoIP
7 6 (3.95%) Kerberos
7 6 (3.95%) LDAP
7 6 (3.95%) Skype
7 6 (3.95%) SSL
8 5 (3.29%) PBX
8 5 (3.29%) TCP/IP
9 4 (2.63%) MPLS
10 3 (1.97%) DMVPN
11 2 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.95%) MySQL
2 6 (3.95%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.29%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (1.97%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.97%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.97%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.66%) GIS
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (7.24%) Jenkins
2 9 (5.92%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.92%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.92%) Visual Studio Team System
3 8 (5.26%) JIRA
4 5 (3.29%) Ant
5 4 (2.63%) JUnit
5 4 (2.63%) Subversion
6 3 (1.97%) Artifactory
6 3 (1.97%) ClearQuest
6 3 (1.97%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.97%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.97%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (1.97%) Maven
6 3 (1.97%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (1.97%) Protractor
6 3 (1.97%) Selenium
7 2 (1.32%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.32%) Toad
7 2 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (5.26%) Finance
2 6 (3.95%) Billing
3 3 (1.97%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.32%) Automotive
4 2 (1.32%) Electronics
5 1 (0.66%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.66%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.66%) Marketing
5 1 (0.66%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (22.37%) Developer
2 14 (9.21%) Network Engineer
3 12 (7.89%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (7.24%) Analyst
4 11 (7.24%) Drupal Developer
5 10 (6.58%) C++ Software Engineer
5 10 (6.58%) Consultant
5 10 (6.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (6.58%) Software Engineer
6 9 (5.92%) Architect
6 9 (5.92%) Cisco Engineer
6 9 (5.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (5.92%) CRM Developer
6 9 (5.92%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 9 (5.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (4.61%) Delivery Manager
7 7 (4.61%) Juniper Engineer
7 7 (4.61%) Technical Leader
8 6 (3.95%) HTML CSS Developer
8 6 (3.95%) Senior Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (19.74%) HTML
2 26 (17.11%) CSS
3 14 (9.21%) HTML5
4 12 (7.89%) Middleware
5 10 (6.58%) .NET
5 10 (6.58%) Web Services
6 9 (5.92%) .NET Framework
6 9 (5.92%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (5.92%) Struts
6 9 (5.92%) WCF
7 8 (5.26%) Spring
7 8 (5.26%) XML
8 6 (3.95%) jQuery
9 4 (2.63%) Hibernate
9 4 (2.63%) JSP
9 4 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (2.63%) Spring MVC
10 3 (1.97%) AngularJS
10 3 (1.97%) Apache CXF
10 3 (1.97%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.13%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.29%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (3.29%) PKI
2 5 (3.29%) User Experience
3 3 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.32%) e-Health
4 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.66%) Clustering
5 1 (0.66%) CMDB
5 1 (0.66%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.66%) PMI
5 1 (0.66%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.66%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (0.66%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.45%) Windows
2 15 (9.87%) Linux
2 15 (9.87%) Windows Server
3 14 (9.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (5.92%) Windows 8
5 8 (5.26%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.63%) Unix
7 3 (1.97%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.66%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.13%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (10.53%) ITIL
3 15 (9.87%) Front End Development
3 15 (9.87%) UML
4 13 (8.55%) Web Development
5 11 (7.24%) Content Management
5 11 (7.24%) CRM
5 11 (7.24%) Software Engineering
6 10 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (6.58%) ITIL V3
6 10 (6.58%) Migration
6 10 (6.58%) Multithreading
7 9 (5.92%) PRINCE2
7 9 (5.92%) Service Delivery
8 7 (4.61%) ERP
8 7 (4.61%) OO
9 6 (3.95%) Configuration Management
9 6 (3.95%) Identity Management
9 6 (3.95%) Matrix Management
9 6 (3.95%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (17.76%) JavaScript
2 13 (8.55%) C++
3 12 (7.89%) Java
4 10 (6.58%) SQL
5 6 (3.95%) PHP
6 5 (3.29%) PL/SQL
6 5 (3.29%) Python
7 4 (2.63%) Ruby
8 3 (1.97%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.97%) VB
9 1 (0.66%) C#
9 1 (0.66%) Perl
9 1 (0.66%) PHP 5
9 1 (0.66%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 112 (73.68%) SC Cleared
2 26 (17.11%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (14.47%) CCNP
4 13 (8.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (5.92%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (5.92%) MCSA
5 9 (5.92%) MCSE
6 8 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (4.61%) DV Cleared
8 6 (3.95%) CCNA
8 6 (3.95%) JNCIA
9 3 (1.97%) A+ Certification
9 3 (1.97%) CCSA
9 3 (1.97%) Degree
9 3 (1.97%) IRCA
9 3 (1.97%) JNCIS
9 3 (1.97%) MCITP
9 3 (1.97%) OCPJP
9 3 (1.97%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (1.32%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.95%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.97%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.97%) QA
2 3 (1.97%) SLA
3 2 (1.32%) GPG13
3 2 (1.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (1.32%) RMADS
4 1 (0.66%) MISRA
4 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (7.24%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.58%) vSphere
3 2 (1.32%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.66%) Firmware
4 1 (0.66%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (3.29%) Microsoft Intune
1 5 (3.29%) Nagios
1 5 (3.29%) SCOM
2 4 (2.63%) Ansible
2 4 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.63%) Puppet
2 4 (2.63%) Salt
3 3 (1.97%) collectd
3 3 (1.97%) Kibana
3 3 (1.97%) logstash
3 3 (1.97%) StatsD
3 3 (1.97%) Terraform
4 2 (1.32%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (1.32%) Cisco LMS
4 2 (1.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (26.97%) Cisco
2 32 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 25 (16.45%) Juniper
4 16 (10.53%) Oracle
5 12 (7.89%) VMware
6 9 (5.92%) CheckPoint
7 7 (4.61%) SolarWinds
8 5 (3.29%) F5
9 4 (2.63%) EMC
9 4 (2.63%) Rackspace
10 3 (1.97%) CA
10 3 (1.97%) IBM
10 3 (1.97%) SaltStack
10 3 (1.97%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.32%) Ciena
11 2 (1.32%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.32%) Hyperion
11 2 (1.32%) Mitel
12 1 (0.66%) Intel Security
12 1 (0.66%) Micro Focus