The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Birmingham region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 6 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 83 47 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.62% 7.73% 4.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 49.11% 44.76% 31.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 18 9
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £565 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £80.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.81% -14.00%
Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
169 105 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.67% 17.27% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 52 59
Average daily rate £350 £393 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.94% +31.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £231 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -32.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £12.00 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.00 £12.50 £21.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
Security Cleared
West Midlands

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 28 July 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 28 July 2014.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 99 (80.49%) SC Cleared
2 34 (27.64%) Telecoms
3 23 (18.70%) Oracle
4 16 (13.01%) Project Management
4 16 (13.01%) Cisco
5 15 (12.20%) Microsoft
6 14 (11.38%) ITIL
7 13 (10.57%) TRIRIGA
8 12 (9.76%) Migration
8 12 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (9.76%) Windows
9 11 (8.94%) Finance
10 10 (8.13%) VMware
10 10 (8.13%) ERP
11 9 (7.32%) PRINCE2
11 9 (7.32%) MS Office
11 9 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (7.32%) Juniper
12 8 (6.50%) MS Excel
12 8 (6.50%) Firewall
12 8 (6.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 8 (6.50%) Programme Management
13 7 (5.69%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (5.69%) Network Security
13 7 (5.69%) Data Migration
13 7 (5.69%) Enterprise Architecture
13 7 (5.69%) SLA
14 6 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (4.88%) CCNP
14 6 (4.88%) NHS

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (4.88%) Oracle UPK
2 3 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.81%) CMS
3 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (7.32%) MS Office
2 8 (6.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (10.57%) TRIRIGA
2 6 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.44%) Oracle Payroll
4 2 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.63%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.63%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (1.63%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.63%) Agresso
4 2 (1.63%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.63%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.63%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (1.63%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.50%) Firewall
2 7 (5.69%) Network Security
3 3 (2.44%) Wireless
3 3 (2.44%) OSPF
3 3 (2.44%) BGP
4 2 (1.63%) Intranet
4 2 (1.63%) Internet
4 2 (1.63%) Extranet
4 2 (1.63%) LAN
4 2 (1.63%) WAN
4 2 (1.63%) DHCP
4 2 (1.63%) HTTP
4 2 (1.63%) VPN
4 2 (1.63%) DNS
4 2 (1.63%) BIG-IP
4 2 (1.63%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.63%) Junos
4 2 (1.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.63%) DataStage
3 2 (1.63%) QualityStage
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.63%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.63%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (1.63%) Big Data
3 2 (1.63%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.81%) MS Access
4 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 6 (4.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 34 (27.64%) Telecoms
2 11 (8.94%) Finance
3 4 (3.25%) Law
4 3 (2.44%) Publishing
5 2 (1.63%) Billing
5 2 (1.63%) Local Government
5 2 (1.63%) Legal
6 1 (0.81%) Advertising
6 1 (0.81%) Military
6 1 (0.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (14.63%) Project Manager
2 16 (13.01%) Consultant
3 15 (12.20%) Analyst
4 13 (10.57%) Architect
5 6 (4.88%) Developer
5 6 (4.88%) Technical Architect
6 5 (4.07%) Functional Consultant
6 5 (4.07%) Oracle Consultant
6 5 (4.07%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 5 (4.07%) Lead Architect
6 5 (4.07%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (3.25%) Network Architect
7 4 (3.25%) Applications Manager
7 4 (3.25%) Integration Project Manager
7 4 (3.25%) Integration Manager
7 4 (3.25%) Integration Architect
8 3 (2.44%) Test Analyst
8 3 (2.44%) Network Engineer
8 3 (2.44%) Data Analyst
8 3 (2.44%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.88%) .NET
2 1 (0.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.88%) NHS
2 4 (3.25%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.44%) Clustering
3 3 (2.44%) E-Learning
3 3 (2.44%) RMADS
4 2 (1.63%) Social Media
5 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.81%) CESG
5 1 (0.81%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (0.81%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.76%) Windows
2 7 (5.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.44%) UNIX
5 3 (2.44%) Solaris
6 2 (1.63%) Linux
6 2 (1.63%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.01%) Project Management
2 14 (11.38%) ITIL
3 12 (9.76%) Migration
3 12 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (8.13%) ERP
5 9 (7.32%) PRINCE2
6 8 (6.50%) Programme Management
6 8 (6.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (5.69%) Data Migration
7 7 (5.69%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (4.88%) UML
8 6 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (4.88%) Waterfall
8 6 (4.88%) Change Control
9 5 (4.07%) Data Cleansing
9 5 (4.07%) Supplier Management
9 5 (4.07%) TOGAF
10 4 (3.25%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (3.25%) Information Security
10 4 (3.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.88%) SQL
2 5 (4.07%) PL/SQL
2 5 (4.07%) Java
3 3 (2.44%) Perl
3 3 (2.44%) Tcl
4 2 (1.63%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.81%) C
5 1 (0.81%) C#
Qualifications
1 99 (80.49%) SC Cleared
2 9 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.88%) CCNP
4 5 (4.07%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.25%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.44%) CCIE
6 3 (2.44%) CCSP
7 2 (1.63%) CCNA
7 2 (1.63%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (1.63%) CCSA
8 1 (0.81%) Degree
8 1 (0.81%) APMP
8 1 (0.81%) MCSE
8 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.81%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.69%) SLA
2 6 (4.88%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.63%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.07%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.63%) XenApp
3 1 (0.81%) vSphere
3 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.44%) SCCM
2 2 (1.63%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (18.70%) Oracle
2 16 (13.01%) Cisco
3 15 (12.20%) Microsoft
4 10 (8.13%) VMware
5 9 (7.32%) Juniper
6 6 (4.88%) CheckPoint
6 6 (4.88%) HP
6 6 (4.88%) Talend
7 5 (4.07%) F5
8 4 (3.25%) Citrix
8 4 (3.25%) IBM
8 4 (3.25%) SAP
9 3 (2.44%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.63%) Sourcefire
10 2 (1.63%) Informatica
10 2 (1.63%) Ab Initio
10 2 (1.63%) Trillium
11 1 (0.81%) Sun
11 1 (0.81%) Symantec
11 1 (0.81%) Remedy
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £260 - £290 per day
Posted: 26 days ago