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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 11 11 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 61 69 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.23% 9.20% 5.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 45.19% 42.86% 35.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 30 20
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.96% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £218 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Average hourly rate £39.25 £80.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.24% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.72% +10.00%
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
135 161 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.22% 21.47% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 83 55
Average daily rate £340 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 3
Average hourly rate £36.00 £18.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.59% +54.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 31 August 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
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 31 August 2015.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 83 (68.03%) SC Cleared
2 28 (22.95%) Cisco
3 24 (19.67%) ITIL
4 23 (18.85%) CheckPoint
5 22 (18.03%) Migration
6 17 (13.93%) Oracle
7 16 (13.11%) PRINCE2
8 15 (12.30%) Network Security
9 14 (11.48%) Clustering
9 14 (11.48%) F5
10 13 (10.66%) Juniper
10 13 (10.66%) Finance
11 12 (9.84%) Telecoms
11 12 (9.84%) Firewall
11 12 (9.84%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (9.02%) PL/SQL
13 10 (8.20%) Microsoft
13 10 (8.20%) TOGAF
14 9 (7.38%) Data Migration
14 9 (7.38%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (7.38%) CCNP
14 9 (7.38%) Oracle Self-Service HR
15 8 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (6.56%) Linux
15 8 (6.56%) MS Excel
15 8 (6.56%) Service Delivery
15 8 (6.56%) OSPF
15 8 (6.56%) BIG-IP
16 7 (5.74%) Cisco ASA

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 9 (7.38%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 3 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.64%) nginx
3 2 (1.64%) Apache
3 2 (1.64%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.64%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.82%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.10%) MS Visio
2 5 (4.10%) MS Project
3 4 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.64%) MS Office
4 2 (1.64%) Siemens NX
5 1 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.74%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (4.92%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (4.10%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (4.10%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (3.28%) Oracle Payroll
5 3 (2.46%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (2.46%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (1.64%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (1.64%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.82%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.82%) assyst
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (0.82%) TRIRIGA
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.82%) Office 365
1 1 (0.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.30%) Network Security
2 12 (9.84%) Firewall
3 8 (6.56%) BIG-IP
3 8 (6.56%) OSPF
4 7 (5.74%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (4.10%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.10%) DNS
6 4 (3.28%) SSL
6 4 (3.28%) BGP
6 4 (3.28%) HTTP
6 4 (3.28%) VPN
6 4 (3.28%) VRRP
6 4 (3.28%) Junos
6 4 (3.28%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (3.28%) HSRP
7 3 (2.46%) Internet
8 2 (1.64%) Extranet
8 2 (1.64%) WAN
8 2 (1.64%) LAN
8 2 (1.64%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.10%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.28%) MySQL
4 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Subversion
1 4 (3.28%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.46%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (2.46%) Selenium
3 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (10.66%) Finance
2 12 (9.84%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.28%) Electronics
4 3 (2.46%) Banking
5 2 (1.64%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.64%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.82%) Law
6 1 (0.82%) Legal
6 1 (0.82%) Publishing
6 1 (0.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (18.03%) Network Engineer
2 18 (14.75%) Consultant
3 17 (13.93%) Design Engineer
4 14 (11.48%) Oracle Consultant
5 13 (10.66%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 13 (10.66%) Security Engineer
5 13 (10.66%) Functional Consultant
6 12 (9.84%) Network Security Engineer
6 12 (9.84%) Network Design Engineer
7 10 (8.20%) Analyst
8 9 (7.38%) Developer
8 9 (7.38%) Support Engineer
9 8 (6.56%) Service Manager
10 7 (5.74%) Project Manager
11 6 (4.92%) Architect
11 6 (4.92%) Services Delivery Manager
11 6 (4.92%) Oracle HR Consultant
11 6 (4.92%) Delivery Manager
11 6 (4.92%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
12 4 (3.28%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.92%) RESTful
2 4 (3.28%) HTML5
2 4 (3.28%) Django
2 4 (3.28%) HTML
2 4 (3.28%) .NET
2 4 (3.28%) Flask
3 3 (2.46%) jQuery
4 2 (1.64%) CSS
4 2 (1.64%) JSP
4 2 (1.64%) Web Services
5 1 (0.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.48%) Clustering
2 8 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.28%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.46%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (2.46%) SecurID
5 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.82%) Social Media
6 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.82%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.56%) Linux
2 7 (5.74%) Windows
3 4 (3.28%) UNIX
4 3 (2.46%) Debian
4 3 (2.46%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.82%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.82%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.82%) Solaris
5 1 (0.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.67%) ITIL
2 22 (18.03%) Migration
3 16 (13.11%) PRINCE2
4 12 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (8.20%) TOGAF
6 9 (7.38%) Data Migration
7 8 (6.56%) Service Delivery
8 7 (5.74%) MVC
8 7 (5.74%) Load Balancing
8 7 (5.74%) Change Control
9 6 (4.92%) Mentoring
9 6 (4.92%) Service Management
10 5 (4.10%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (4.10%) TDD
11 4 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (3.28%) Scrum
11 4 (3.28%) Project Management
11 4 (3.28%) SDLC
11 4 (3.28%) Test Automation
11 4 (3.28%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.02%) PL/SQL
2 6 (4.92%) SQL
3 5 (4.10%) Java
4 4 (3.28%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.28%) Python
5 1 (0.82%) Tcl
5 1 (0.82%) Ruby
5 1 (0.82%) Scala
5 1 (0.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 83 (68.03%) SC Cleared
2 12 (9.84%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (7.38%) CCNP
3 9 (7.38%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (5.74%) CCNA
5 6 (4.92%) BC Cleared
6 5 (4.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (3.28%) CCSA
7 4 (3.28%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (2.46%) Degree
8 3 (2.46%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.82%) CCVP
9 1 (0.82%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.82%) CCDP
9 1 (0.82%) CCIP
9 1 (0.82%) HNC
9 1 (0.82%) HND
9 1 (0.82%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.92%) SLA
2 1 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.46%) Firmware
2 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.82%) vCloud
2 1 (0.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.46%) FortiGate
1 3 (2.46%) Vagrant
1 3 (2.46%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (0.82%) WSUS
2 1 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (22.95%) Cisco
2 23 (18.85%) CheckPoint
3 17 (13.93%) Oracle
4 14 (11.48%) F5
5 13 (10.66%) Juniper
6 10 (8.20%) Microsoft
7 6 (4.92%) Sourcefire
8 3 (2.46%) Blue Coat
8 3 (2.46%) Brocade
8 3 (2.46%) IBM
9 2 (1.64%) Siemens
9 2 (1.64%) Sun
9 2 (1.64%) HP
10 1 (0.82%) Dell
10 1 (0.82%) Nortel
10 1 (0.82%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (0.82%) Ericsson
10 1 (0.82%) Nokia
10 1 (0.82%) Symantec
10 1 (0.82%) Remedy
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