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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 15 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 53 45 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.86% 7.15% 8.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.49% 32.14% 42.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 25
Median daily rate £400 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £183 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £480 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £417 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+4.12% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £41.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.63% +150.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £19.45
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +118.50%

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
114 140 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.06% 22.26% 18.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 81 59
Median daily rate £350 £363 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £183 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 8
Median hourly rate £15.00 £24.75 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.39% -14.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +110.52%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017, 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 94 (70.68%) SC Cleared
2 31 (23.31%) HTML
3 30 (22.56%) JavaScript
3 30 (22.56%) Microsoft
3 30 (22.56%) Cisco
4 29 (21.80%) CSS
5 26 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (12.78%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (12.03%) Windows
8 15 (11.28%) ITIL
8 15 (11.28%) Juniper
9 14 (10.53%) CRM
9 14 (10.53%) HTML5
9 14 (10.53%) Front End Development
10 13 (9.77%) .NET
10 13 (9.77%) Active Directory
10 13 (9.77%) Web Development
11 12 (9.02%) .NET Framework
11 12 (9.02%) Dynamics CRM
11 12 (9.02%) CMS
11 12 (9.02%) Middleware
11 12 (9.02%) CCNP
11 12 (9.02%) Visual Studio
11 12 (9.02%) UML
11 12 (9.02%) Data Centre
11 12 (9.02%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (9.02%) DV Cleared
11 12 (9.02%) Visual Studio Team System
11 12 (9.02%) WCF
12 11 (8.27%) Drupal

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 (9.02%) CMS
2 11 (8.27%) Drupal
3 8 (6.02%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.76%) Skype for Business
5 4 (3.01%) Confluence
6 3 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.26%) nginx
7 1 (0.75%) Apache
7 1 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.75%) JBoss
7 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 1 (0.75%) SAS
7 1 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (7.52%) MS Office
2 4 (3.01%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (9.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.76%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.50%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.75%) Maximo
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.52%) Office 365
2 9 (6.77%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (6.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.51%) OneDrive
4 5 (3.76%) Yammer
5 4 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (2.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (2.26%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (2.26%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.26%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (2.26%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (2.26%) Route 53
6 3 (2.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.75%) IaaS
7 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.27%) Firewall
2 8 (6.02%) DHCP
2 8 (6.02%) DNS
2 8 (6.02%) VoIP
3 7 (5.26%) HTTP
4 6 (4.51%) Kerberos
4 6 (4.51%) LAN
4 6 (4.51%) LDAP
4 6 (4.51%) Skype
4 6 (4.51%) Unified Communications
5 5 (3.76%) PBX
5 5 (3.76%) SSL
5 5 (3.76%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.01%) WAN
7 3 (2.26%) MPLS
8 2 (1.50%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.50%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.50%) Internet
9 1 (0.75%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.51%) MySQL
2 5 (3.76%) MongoDB
2 5 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (3.76%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (2.26%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (9.02%) Visual Studio
1 12 (9.02%) Visual Studio Team System
2 9 (6.77%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.02%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.76%) JIRA
5 4 (3.01%) Subversion
6 3 (2.26%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.26%) Jasmine
6 3 (2.26%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (2.26%) Protractor
6 3 (2.26%) Selenium
7 2 (1.50%) Ant
8 1 (0.75%) DbUnit
8 1 (0.75%) jMock
8 1 (0.75%) JUnit
8 1 (0.75%) Mockito
8 1 (0.75%) MSI
8 1 (0.75%) MyEclipse
8 1 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.75%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (6.02%) Finance
2 4 (3.01%) Billing
3 2 (1.50%) Automotive
3 2 (1.50%) Electronics
3 2 (1.50%) Marketing
4 1 (0.75%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.75%) Publishing
4 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (24.81%) Developer
2 13 (9.77%) Network Engineer
3 12 (9.02%) Analyst
3 12 (9.02%) CRM Developer
3 12 (9.02%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 12 (9.02%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (8.27%) Drupal Developer
5 10 (7.52%) C++ Software Engineer
5 10 (7.52%) Consultant
5 10 (7.52%) Software Engineer
6 9 (6.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (6.02%) Cisco Engineer
7 8 (6.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 8 (6.02%) Microsoft Developer
8 6 (4.51%) Architect
8 6 (4.51%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.51%) HTML CSS Developer
8 6 (4.51%) HTML Developer
9 5 (3.76%) Embedded Engineer
9 5 (3.76%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (23.31%) HTML
2 29 (21.80%) CSS
3 14 (10.53%) HTML5
4 13 (9.77%) .NET
5 12 (9.02%) .NET Framework
5 12 (9.02%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (9.02%) Middleware
5 12 (9.02%) WCF
6 7 (5.26%) Web Services
7 6 (4.51%) jQuery
7 6 (4.51%) Struts
7 6 (4.51%) XML
8 5 (3.76%) Spring
9 4 (3.01%) Spring MVC
10 3 (2.26%) AngularJS
10 3 (2.26%) ELK Stack
10 3 (2.26%) LEMP Stack
10 3 (2.26%) React
10 3 (2.26%) Sensu
10 3 (2.26%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.02%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.76%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (3.76%) PKI
3 4 (3.01%) NHS
3 4 (3.01%) User Experience
4 3 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.26%) Clustering
4 3 (2.26%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.50%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.75%) CCTV
6 1 (0.75%) CMDB
6 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.75%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.75%) SCADA
6 1 (0.75%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.03%) Windows
2 8 (6.02%) Linux
3 7 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.01%) Unix
6 2 (1.50%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (11.28%) ITIL
3 14 (10.53%) CRM
3 14 (10.53%) Front End Development
4 13 (9.77%) Web Development
5 12 (9.02%) UML
6 11 (8.27%) Content Management
6 11 (8.27%) Software Engineering
7 10 (7.52%) Multithreading
8 9 (6.77%) Migration
9 8 (6.02%) Service Delivery
10 7 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (5.26%) ITIL V3
11 6 (4.51%) Configuration Management
11 6 (4.51%) ERP
11 6 (4.51%) Identity Management
11 6 (4.51%) Patch Management
12 5 (3.76%) PRINCE2
12 5 (3.76%) Project Management
12 5 (3.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (22.56%) JavaScript
2 10 (7.52%) C++
3 9 (6.77%) Java
4 6 (4.51%) PHP
4 6 (4.51%) SQL
5 5 (3.76%) Python
6 4 (3.01%) Ruby
7 3 (2.26%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.50%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.50%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.75%) C#
9 1 (0.75%) Perl
9 1 (0.75%) PHP 5
9 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.75%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 94 (70.68%) SC Cleared
2 17 (12.78%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (9.02%) CCNP
3 12 (9.02%) DV Cleared
4 8 (6.02%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (6.02%) CCNA
5 7 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.01%) JNCIA
7 3 (2.26%) A+ Certification
7 3 (2.26%) MCITP
7 3 (2.26%) MCSE
8 2 (1.50%) BC Cleared
8 2 (1.50%) CEH
8 2 (1.50%) CISM
8 2 (1.50%) CISMP
8 2 (1.50%) CISSP
8 2 (1.50%) IRCA
8 2 (1.50%) JNCIP
8 2 (1.50%) MCSA
8 2 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.01%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (3.01%) SLA
2 3 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.26%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.50%) GPG13
3 2 (1.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (1.50%) QA
3 2 (1.50%) RMADS
4 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.75%) MISRA
4 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (9.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.26%) vSphere
3 2 (1.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.75%) Firmware
4 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.75%) XenApp
4 1 (0.75%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Intune
1 5 (3.76%) Nagios
1 5 (3.76%) SCOM
2 4 (3.01%) Ansible
2 4 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.01%) Puppet
2 4 (3.01%) Salt
3 3 (2.26%) collectd
3 3 (2.26%) Kibana
3 3 (2.26%) logstash
3 3 (2.26%) StatsD
3 3 (2.26%) Terraform
4 1 (0.75%) AppDNA
4 1 (0.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (22.56%) Cisco
1 30 (22.56%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.28%) Juniper
3 11 (8.27%) Oracle
4 7 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 7 (5.26%) SolarWinds
4 7 (5.26%) VMware
5 4 (3.01%) EMC
5 4 (3.01%) Rackspace
6 3 (2.26%) F5
6 3 (2.26%) IBM
6 3 (2.26%) SaltStack
6 3 (2.26%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.50%) Fortinet
7 2 (1.50%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.75%) CA
8 1 (0.75%) Citrix
8 1 (0.75%) HP
8 1 (0.75%) Micro Focus
8 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
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