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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 15 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 63 39 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.25% 6.02% 4.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.45% 38.24% 33.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 13
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£360 £400 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £290 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -32.69%
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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
145 102 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.98% 15.74% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 53 55
Average daily rate £330 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £507 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Average hourly rate £17.25 £31.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.80% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 18 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 110 (82.09%) SC Cleared
2 34 (25.37%) Telecoms
3 31 (23.13%) Oracle
4 17 (12.69%) Project Management
4 17 (12.69%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (11.94%) Cisco
6 15 (11.19%) Microsoft
7 14 (10.45%) ITIL
8 13 (9.70%) SQL
8 13 (9.70%) TRIRIGA
9 12 (8.96%) Finance
9 12 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (8.96%) ERP
10 11 (8.21%) Migration
11 10 (7.46%) PRINCE2
11 10 (7.46%) MS Office
11 10 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (7.46%) Oracle EBS
12 9 (6.72%) Juniper
12 9 (6.72%) Windows
12 9 (6.72%) PL/SQL
13 8 (5.97%) MS Excel
13 8 (5.97%) SLA
13 8 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (5.97%) Firewall
13 8 (5.97%) Programme Management
13 8 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (5.97%) Test Scripting
13 8 (5.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 7 (5.22%) Network Security

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 4 (2.99%) Oracle UPK
2 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.24%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.24%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.75%) CMS
3 1 (0.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (7.46%) MS Office
2 8 (5.97%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (9.70%) TRIRIGA
2 10 (7.46%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (3.73%) Oracle Payroll
4 3 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.49%) Agresso
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.97%) Firewall
2 7 (5.22%) Network Security
3 4 (2.99%) DHCP
3 4 (2.99%) DNS
3 4 (2.99%) OSPF
3 4 (2.99%) BGP
4 3 (2.24%) WAN
4 3 (2.24%) LAN
4 3 (2.24%) Internet
4 3 (2.24%) Wireless
5 2 (1.49%) BIG-IP
5 2 (1.49%) Extranet
5 2 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.49%) Junos
5 2 (1.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (1.49%) VPN
5 2 (1.49%) Intranet
6 1 (0.75%) DSLAM
6 1 (0.75%) DSL
6 1 (0.75%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.24%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.24%) Oracle Discoverer
1 3 (2.24%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.49%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.49%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (1.49%) Big Data
2 2 (1.49%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (1.49%) DataStage
2 2 (1.49%) QualityStage
2 2 (1.49%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (1.49%) Essbase
2 2 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.75%) MS Access
3 1 (0.75%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (4.48%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 34 (25.37%) Telecoms
2 12 (8.96%) Finance
3 4 (2.99%) Law
4 3 (2.24%) Publishing
4 3 (2.24%) Billing
5 2 (1.49%) Local Government
5 2 (1.49%) Legal
5 2 (1.49%) Advertising
6 1 (0.75%) Military
6 1 (0.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (14.93%) Consultant
2 18 (13.43%) Analyst
3 17 (12.69%) Project Manager
4 13 (9.70%) Architect
5 8 (5.97%) Developer
6 7 (5.22%) Functional Consultant
6 7 (5.22%) Oracle Consultant
6 7 (5.22%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 6 (4.48%) Integration Manager
7 6 (4.48%) Technical Architect
7 6 (4.48%) Integration Project Manager
8 5 (3.73%) Payroll Consultant
8 5 (3.73%) Lead Architect
8 5 (3.73%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
8 5 (3.73%) Oracle HR Consultant
8 5 (3.73%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
8 5 (3.73%) Server Engineer
8 5 (3.73%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
9 4 (2.99%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (2.99%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.48%) .NET
2 2 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.69%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.22%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.22%) NHS
3 3 (2.24%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.24%) Statistics
3 3 (2.24%) Clustering
3 3 (2.24%) RMADS
4 2 (1.49%) Social Media
4 2 (1.49%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.75%) CESG
5 1 (0.75%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (0.75%) CMDB
5 1 (0.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.72%) Windows
2 6 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.24%) UNIX
5 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.49%) Solaris
5 2 (1.49%) Linux
6 1 (0.75%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (12.69%) Project Management
2 14 (10.45%) ITIL
3 12 (8.96%) ERP
3 12 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (8.21%) Migration
5 10 (7.46%) PRINCE2
6 8 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (5.97%) Programme Management
6 8 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (5.97%) Test Scripting
6 8 (5.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (5.22%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (4.48%) UML
8 6 (4.48%) CRM
8 6 (4.48%) Waterfall
8 6 (4.48%) Data Migration
9 5 (3.73%) Data Cleansing
9 5 (3.73%) Time Management
9 5 (3.73%) Supplier Management
9 5 (3.73%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.70%) SQL
2 9 (6.72%) PL/SQL
3 4 (2.99%) Java
4 3 (2.24%) Perl
4 3 (2.24%) Tcl
5 2 (1.49%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.49%) C#
6 1 (0.75%) C
Qualifications
1 110 (82.09%) SC Cleared
2 10 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (5.22%) CCNP
3 7 (5.22%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (4.48%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.99%) ISEB
6 3 (2.24%) CCNA
6 3 (2.24%) CCIE
6 3 (2.24%) CCSP
7 2 (1.49%) CCSA
7 2 (1.49%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (0.75%) Degree
8 1 (0.75%) APMP
8 1 (0.75%) MCSE
8 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.97%) SLA
2 6 (4.48%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.24%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.75%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (3.73%) SCCM
2 4 (2.99%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.75%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 31 (23.13%) Oracle
2 16 (11.94%) Cisco
3 15 (11.19%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.72%) Juniper
5 7 (5.22%) CheckPoint
5 7 (5.22%) Citrix
5 7 (5.22%) VMware
6 6 (4.48%) Talend
7 5 (3.73%) F5
7 5 (3.73%) HP
8 4 (2.99%) IBM
8 4 (2.99%) SAP
9 3 (2.24%) Mercator
9 3 (2.24%) Hyperion
9 3 (2.24%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.49%) Sourcefire
10 2 (1.49%) Ab Initio
10 2 (1.49%) Informatica
10 2 (1.49%) Remedy
10 2 (1.49%) Trillium
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