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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 28 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 42 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.54% 4.86% 4.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.82% 30.68% 31.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 15
Average daily rate
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£413 £270 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% -25.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £162 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £428 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -36.00%
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
132 88 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.41% 15.86% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 48 46
Average daily rate £345 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £168 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £23.00 - £18.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 - £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015, 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 65 (73.03%) SC Cleared
2 24 (26.97%) ITIL
3 22 (24.72%) Cisco
4 17 (19.10%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (16.85%) Telecoms
5 15 (16.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (16.85%) Oracle
6 14 (15.73%) Windows
7 11 (12.36%) Finance
7 11 (12.36%) Microsoft
8 10 (11.24%) Migration
8 10 (11.24%) CheckPoint
8 10 (11.24%) Scrum
9 9 (10.11%) Network Security
9 9 (10.11%) Juniper
9 9 (10.11%) Service Management
10 8 (8.99%) Remedy
10 8 (8.99%) VMware
11 7 (7.87%) DV Cleared
11 7 (7.87%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (7.87%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (7.87%) Firewall
11 7 (7.87%) ITSM
11 7 (7.87%) Oracle EBS
11 7 (7.87%) MS Excel
11 7 (7.87%) WebLogic
12 6 (6.74%) Java
12 6 (6.74%) DSDM
12 6 (6.74%) MS Office
12 6 (6.74%) HP

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 7 (7.87%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.62%) Apache
3 4 (4.49%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.37%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.37%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 1 (1.12%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.12%) JBoss
5 1 (1.12%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.12%) Documentum
Applications
1 7 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.74%) MS Office
3 3 (3.37%) MS Project
4 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (4.49%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 4 (4.49%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (4.49%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle Payroll
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (1.12%) assyst
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.11%) Network Security
2 7 (7.87%) Firewall
3 6 (6.74%) WAN
4 5 (5.62%) DHCP
4 5 (5.62%) DNS
4 5 (5.62%) MPLS
4 5 (5.62%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (4.49%) LAN
5 4 (4.49%) VPN
6 3 (3.37%) Ethernet
6 3 (3.37%) ADSL
6 3 (3.37%) xDSL
6 3 (3.37%) DSL
6 3 (3.37%) BGP
7 2 (2.25%) OSPF
7 2 (2.25%) EIGRP
7 2 (2.25%) ATM
7 2 (2.25%) RIP
7 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.25%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.74%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.37%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Ant
1 1 (1.12%) JUnit
1 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.12%) JIRA
1 1 (1.12%) Selenium
1 1 (1.12%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (16.85%) Telecoms
2 11 (12.36%) Finance
3 1 (1.12%) Law
3 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.12%) Publishing
3 1 (1.12%) Marketing
3 1 (1.12%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 24 (26.97%) Analyst
2 16 (17.98%) Network Engineer
3 13 (14.61%) Service Analyst
3 13 (14.61%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (10.11%) Security Engineer
4 9 (10.11%) Architect
4 9 (10.11%) Business Analyst
5 8 (8.99%) Consultant
5 8 (8.99%) Network Security Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) Functional Consultant
6 7 (7.87%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 7 (7.87%) Oracle Consultant
7 6 (6.74%) Server Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Network Design Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Senior Server Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Design Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Server Support
8 5 (5.62%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.49%) Agile Business Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.49%) Middleware
2 2 (2.25%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.12%) HTML5
3 1 (1.12%) CSS3
3 1 (1.12%) PhoneGap
3 1 (1.12%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.12%) Apache Camel
3 1 (1.12%) HTML
3 1 (1.12%) .NET
3 1 (1.12%) CSS
3 1 (1.12%) Web Services
3 1 (1.12%) XML
3 1 (1.12%) JSON
3 1 (1.12%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.74%) Clustering
2 5 (5.62%) IVR
2 5 (5.62%) Open Source
3 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.37%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (3.37%) NHS
4 2 (2.25%) User Experience
5 1 (1.12%) DTV
5 1 (1.12%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.73%) Windows
2 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (5.62%) Solaris
4 2 (2.25%) UNIX
5 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.12%) Linux
5 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.97%) ITIL
2 17 (19.10%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (16.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (11.24%) Scrum
4 10 (11.24%) Migration
5 9 (10.11%) Service Management
6 7 (7.87%) ITSM
7 6 (6.74%) DSDM
7 6 (6.74%) Incident Management
8 5 (5.62%) Data Migration
8 5 (5.62%) Business Analysis
9 4 (4.49%) User Stories
9 4 (4.49%) RUP
9 4 (4.49%) TOGAF
10 3 (3.37%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (3.37%) Process Management
10 3 (3.37%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.37%) Change Management
11 2 (2.25%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (2.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.74%) Java
2 5 (5.62%) Perl
3 4 (4.49%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.37%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.12%) Python
5 1 (1.12%) Ruby
5 1 (1.12%) C#
5 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 65 (73.03%) SC Cleared
2 7 (7.87%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (7.87%) DV Cleared
2 7 (7.87%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (6.74%) CCNA
4 5 (5.62%) CCNP
5 3 (3.37%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.25%) CCIP
7 1 (1.12%) ISEB
7 1 (1.12%) CISSP
7 1 (1.12%) PMP
7 1 (1.12%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.12%) CISM
7 1 (1.12%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.12%) XenApp
3 1 (1.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) NetBackup
1 6 (6.74%) SCCM
2 5 (5.62%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.12%) EdgeSight
3 1 (1.12%) Nessus
3 1 (1.12%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 22 (24.72%) Cisco
2 15 (16.85%) Oracle
3 11 (12.36%) Microsoft
4 10 (11.24%) CheckPoint
5 9 (10.11%) Juniper
6 8 (8.99%) Remedy
6 8 (8.99%) VMware
7 6 (6.74%) F5
7 6 (6.74%) HP
8 5 (5.62%) Sun
8 5 (5.62%) Sourcefire
9 3 (3.37%) Citrix
10 2 (2.25%) SAP
11 1 (1.12%) NetApp
11 1 (1.12%) Nokia
11 1 (1.12%) BT
11 1 (1.12%) NEC
11 1 (1.12%) Cramer
11 1 (1.12%) OpenText
11 1 (1.12%) EMC
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