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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 13 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 69 62 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.93% 7.63% 9.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.30% 31.00% 45.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 44 40
Median daily rate £388 £406 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £190 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £455 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £37.00 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £33.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +50.00%
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
185 200 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.93% 24.60% 19.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 136 83
Median daily rate £375 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £26.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.23% -16.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 90 (73.77%) SC Cleared
2 27 (22.13%) Microsoft
3 26 (21.31%) Windows
4 22 (18.03%) ITIL
5 19 (15.57%) SQL
5 19 (15.57%) Project Management
6 18 (14.75%) Citrix
7 17 (13.93%) PRINCE2
8 16 (13.11%) Oracle
8 16 (13.11%) Cisco
8 16 (13.11%) Firewall
8 16 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (12.30%) Migration
9 15 (12.30%) Active Directory
9 15 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (10.66%) Data Centre
11 12 (9.84%) SCCM
11 12 (9.84%) Oracle Database
11 12 (9.84%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (9.84%) Juniper
11 12 (9.84%) CCNA
12 11 (9.02%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (8.20%) MS Excel
13 10 (8.20%) ETL
14 9 (7.38%) UML
14 9 (7.38%) Service Management
14 9 (7.38%) Remote Desktop
15 8 (6.56%) Defect Tracking
15 8 (6.56%) Relational Database

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 5 (4.10%) IIS
1 5 (4.10%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (2.46%) SAS
2 3 (2.46%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.46%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.82%) CMS
4 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.82%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.28%) MS Office
3 3 (2.46%) MS Project
4 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.82%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.82%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Maximo
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.82%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.56%) Office 365
2 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.11%) Firewall
2 9 (7.38%) Remote Desktop
3 7 (5.74%) DNS
3 7 (5.74%) LAN
3 7 (5.74%) WAN
4 4 (3.28%) Network Security
5 3 (2.46%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (2.46%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (2.46%) DHCP
5 3 (2.46%) SSL
5 3 (2.46%) VoIP
5 3 (2.46%) VPN
6 2 (1.64%) Skype
6 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.82%) DMVPN
7 1 (0.82%) NAS
7 1 (0.82%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.82%) SAN
7 1 (0.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.84%) Oracle Database
2 8 (6.56%) Oracle OWB
2 8 (6.56%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.74%) RDBMS
4 6 (4.92%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.92%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (4.92%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.82%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.82%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.82%) QlikView
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.74%) ClearQuest
1 7 (5.74%) JIRA
1 7 (5.74%) PVCS
2 6 (4.92%) Toad
3 5 (4.10%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.10%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (3.28%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (2.46%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.46%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.46%) JUnit
6 2 (1.64%) Ant
6 2 (1.64%) Artifactory
6 2 (1.64%) Maven
6 2 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (4.92%) Finance
2 5 (4.10%) Aerospace
2 5 (4.10%) Electronics
3 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.82%) Advertising
4 1 (0.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (13.93%) Developer
1 17 (13.93%) Network Engineer
2 14 (11.48%) Analyst
3 12 (9.84%) Project Manager
4 9 (7.38%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 7 (5.74%) Support Engineer
6 6 (4.92%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (4.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (4.92%) Consultant
6 6 (4.92%) Design Engineer
7 5 (4.10%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (4.10%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (3.28%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 4 (3.28%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.28%) Digital Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.28%) Java Developer
8 4 (3.28%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (3.28%) SC Cleared Project Manager
9 3 (2.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 3 (2.46%) Data Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.10%) Apache CXF
1 5 (4.10%) HTML
1 5 (4.10%) Web Services
2 4 (3.28%) .NET
2 4 (3.28%) XML
3 3 (2.46%) Hibernate
3 3 (2.46%) J2EE
3 3 (2.46%) JSP
3 3 (2.46%) Servlets
3 3 (2.46%) Spring
4 2 (1.64%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (1.64%) CSS
4 2 (1.64%) OC4J
5 1 (0.82%) jQuery
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.66%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.10%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.28%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.28%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (2.46%) CESG
5 3 (2.46%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.46%) EMC VNX
5 3 (2.46%) NHS
5 3 (2.46%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.64%) CMDB
6 2 (1.64%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.82%) Statistics
7 1 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (21.31%) Windows
2 8 (6.56%) Windows XP
3 7 (5.74%) Unix
3 7 (5.74%) Windows 7
4 6 (4.92%) Linux
4 6 (4.92%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.28%) Windows 10
6 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.46%) AIX
7 3 (2.46%) Solaris
8 2 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.64%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.03%) ITIL
2 19 (15.57%) Project Management
3 17 (13.93%) PRINCE2
4 16 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (12.30%) Migration
6 11 (9.02%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (8.20%) ETL
8 9 (7.38%) Service Management
8 9 (7.38%) UML
9 8 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (6.56%) Defect Tracking
9 8 (6.56%) ITIL V3
10 7 (5.74%) OOP
10 7 (5.74%) Presales
10 7 (5.74%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (5.74%) Workflow
11 6 (4.92%) Change Management
11 6 (4.92%) ITSM
11 6 (4.92%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (4.10%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.57%) SQL
2 8 (6.56%) PL/SQL
3 7 (5.74%) Java
4 4 (3.28%) C#
4 4 (3.28%) VB
5 3 (2.46%) C
5 3 (2.46%) C++
6 2 (1.64%) R
7 1 (0.82%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.82%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.82%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 90 (73.77%) SC Cleared
2 12 (9.84%) CCNA
2 12 (9.84%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (4.92%) Degree
5 5 (4.10%) ISEB
5 5 (4.10%) Sun Certification
6 4 (3.28%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (3.28%) PMI Certification
6 4 (3.28%) PMP
7 3 (2.46%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.46%) ISTQB
7 3 (2.46%) LPIC
8 2 (1.64%) APMP
8 2 (1.64%) CCNP
8 2 (1.64%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.82%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.82%) OSCP
9 1 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.74%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.10%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (3.28%) SLA
4 2 (1.64%) QA
5 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (12.30%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.74%) Firmware
3 4 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.28%) XenApp
3 4 (3.28%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.46%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.64%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.64%) NFS
5 2 (1.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.82%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (9.84%) SCCM
2 5 (4.10%) Windows Intune
2 5 (4.10%) WSUS
3 4 (3.28%) Oracle EDQ
4 3 (2.46%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.46%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.46%) SCOM
5 1 (0.82%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.82%) DameWare
5 1 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (22.13%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.75%) Citrix
3 16 (13.11%) Cisco
3 16 (13.11%) Oracle
4 12 (9.84%) Juniper
5 8 (6.56%) CheckPoint
5 8 (6.56%) VMware
6 6 (4.92%) Sophos
7 5 (4.10%) Dell
7 5 (4.10%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.28%) IBM
9 3 (2.46%) EMC
9 3 (2.46%) F5
9 3 (2.46%) Fortinet
9 3 (2.46%) HP
9 3 (2.46%) Informatica
9 3 (2.46%) Pega
9 3 (2.46%) Trillium
10 2 (1.64%) DataFlux
10 2 (1.64%) MobileIron
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
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