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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 11 30 18
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 70 36 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.42% 5.33% 6.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.30% 36.00% 37.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 20 15
Average daily rate
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£350 £397 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% +8.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £272 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £555 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £374
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £80.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
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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
158 100 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.27% 14.81% 16.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 57 64
Average daily rate £350 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £240 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £539 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Average hourly rate £18.50 £12.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.00% -44.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

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 22 August 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 22 August 2014.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 106 (82.17%) SC Cleared
2 37 (28.68%) Telecoms
3 30 (23.26%) Oracle
4 16 (12.40%) Project Management
4 16 (12.40%) Cisco
5 15 (11.63%) Microsoft
5 15 (11.63%) ITIL
6 13 (10.08%) Finance
6 13 (10.08%) TRIRIGA
7 12 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (8.53%) Migration
8 11 (8.53%) ERP
9 10 (7.75%) Windows
9 10 (7.75%) SQL
10 9 (6.98%) PL/SQL
10 9 (6.98%) PRINCE2
10 9 (6.98%) MS Office
10 9 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (6.98%) Juniper
10 9 (6.98%) Oracle EBS
11 8 (6.20%) VMware
11 8 (6.20%) Firewall
11 8 (6.20%) SLA
11 8 (6.20%) MS Excel
11 8 (6.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (6.20%) Programme Management
12 7 (5.43%) Test Scripting
12 7 (5.43%) Network Security
12 7 (5.43%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (5.43%) Business Intelligence

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (4.65%) Oracle UPK
2 4 (3.10%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.55%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.78%) WordPress
4 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (6.98%) MS Office
2 8 (6.20%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (10.08%) TRIRIGA
2 9 (6.98%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (3.88%) Oracle Payroll
4 3 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.55%) Agresso
5 2 (1.55%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.55%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.55%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (1.55%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.55%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (1.55%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (1.55%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.20%) Firewall
2 7 (5.43%) Network Security
3 3 (2.33%) DHCP
3 3 (2.33%) DNS
3 3 (2.33%) BGP
3 3 (2.33%) OSPF
3 3 (2.33%) Wireless
4 2 (1.55%) Intranet
4 2 (1.55%) Internet
4 2 (1.55%) Extranet
4 2 (1.55%) HTTP
4 2 (1.55%) VPN
4 2 (1.55%) LAN
4 2 (1.55%) WAN
4 2 (1.55%) BIG-IP
4 2 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.55%) Junos
4 2 (1.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.10%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (2.33%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (1.55%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (1.55%) DataStage
3 2 (1.55%) QualityStage
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.55%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.55%) Big Data
3 2 (1.55%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.55%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.78%) MS Access
4 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.78%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 6 (4.65%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 37 (28.68%) Telecoms
2 13 (10.08%) Finance
3 4 (3.10%) Law
4 3 (2.33%) Publishing
5 2 (1.55%) Legal
5 2 (1.55%) Advertising
5 2 (1.55%) Billing
5 2 (1.55%) Local Government
6 1 (0.78%) Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (13.95%) Consultant
2 16 (12.40%) Project Manager
3 15 (11.63%) Analyst
4 13 (10.08%) Architect
5 9 (6.98%) Developer
6 7 (5.43%) Oracle Consultant
6 7 (5.43%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 7 (5.43%) Functional Consultant
7 6 (4.65%) Technical Architect
8 5 (3.88%) Payroll Consultant
8 5 (3.88%) Lead Architect
8 5 (3.88%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
8 5 (3.88%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
8 5 (3.88%) Oracle HR Consultant
8 5 (3.88%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
8 5 (3.88%) Integration Project Manager
8 5 (3.88%) Integration Manager
9 4 (3.10%) Integration Architect
9 4 (3.10%) Applications Manager
9 4 (3.10%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.65%) .NET
2 1 (0.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.43%) NHS
2 6 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.33%) RMADS
3 3 (2.33%) Clustering
3 3 (2.33%) E-Learning
4 2 (1.55%) Social Media
4 2 (1.55%) Statistics
5 1 (0.78%) CMDB
5 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.78%) CESG
5 1 (0.78%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.75%) Windows
2 6 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.33%) UNIX
5 3 (2.33%) Solaris
6 2 (1.55%) Linux
7 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (12.40%) Project Management
2 15 (11.63%) ITIL
3 12 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (8.53%) Migration
4 11 (8.53%) ERP
5 9 (6.98%) PRINCE2
6 8 (6.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 8 (6.20%) Programme Management
7 7 (5.43%) Test Scripting
7 7 (5.43%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (4.65%) UML
8 6 (4.65%) CRM
8 6 (4.65%) Data Migration
8 6 (4.65%) Waterfall
9 5 (3.88%) Change Control
9 5 (3.88%) Data Cleansing
9 5 (3.88%) Time Management
9 5 (3.88%) TOGAF
9 5 (3.88%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.75%) SQL
2 9 (6.98%) PL/SQL
3 4 (3.10%) Java
4 3 (2.33%) Perl
4 3 (2.33%) Tcl
5 2 (1.55%) C#
5 2 (1.55%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 106 (82.17%) SC Cleared
2 9 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (4.65%) CCNP
4 5 (3.88%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.33%) CCIE
5 3 (2.33%) CCSP
5 3 (2.33%) ISEB
6 2 (1.55%) CCSA
6 2 (1.55%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (1.55%) CCNA
7 1 (0.78%) Degree
7 1 (0.78%) APMP
7 1 (0.78%) MCSE
7 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.20%) SLA
2 6 (4.65%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.55%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.10%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.55%) XenApp
3 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.33%) SCCM
1 3 (2.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 30 (23.26%) Oracle
2 16 (12.40%) Cisco
3 15 (11.63%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.98%) Juniper
5 8 (6.20%) VMware
6 6 (4.65%) CheckPoint
6 6 (4.65%) HP
6 6 (4.65%) Talend
7 5 (3.88%) F5
7 5 (3.88%) Citrix
8 4 (3.10%) IBM
8 4 (3.10%) SAP
9 3 (2.33%) Blue Coat
9 3 (2.33%) Hyperion
10 2 (1.55%) Ab Initio
10 2 (1.55%) Informatica
10 2 (1.55%) Trillium
10 2 (1.55%) Sourcefire
11 1 (0.78%) Sun
11 1 (0.78%) Mercator
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