The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 28 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 45 67 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.89% 8.72% 6.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.03% 38.51% 34.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 40 13
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£275 £505 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.54% +274.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £239 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £671 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £26.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.30% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £18.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+77.77% -31.42%
SC Cleared
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
214 174 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 28.01% 22.66% 19.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 80 42
Average daily rate £393 £390 £153
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.79% +155.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £589 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 7
Average hourly rate £19.23 £25.04 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.22% +34.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £13.50 £18.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £35.32 £40.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -33.33%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SC Cleared across the Cheshire region.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Cheshire region.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -3 35 £275 -50.67% 2
SC Cleared
North West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 131 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 73 (55.73%) Oracle
3 52 (39.69%) Oracle EBS
4 50 (38.17%) SQL
4 50 (38.17%) Oracle EBS R12
5 43 (32.82%) Finance
6 32 (24.43%) CRM
7 25 (19.08%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (19.08%) Workflow
8 23 (17.56%) Oracle Workflow
8 23 (17.56%) PL/SQL
9 22 (16.79%) ITIL
10 19 (14.50%) Microsoft
11 18 (13.74%) SLA
11 18 (13.74%) Oracle Reports
11 18 (13.74%) Service Management
12 17 (12.98%) Oracle Forms
13 16 (12.21%) HP
13 16 (12.21%) Oracle BI EE
14 15 (11.45%) Oracle Applications
14 15 (11.45%) E-business
15 14 (10.69%) MS Excel
15 14 (10.69%) XML
15 14 (10.69%) Oracle General Ledger
16 13 (9.92%) Local Government
17 12 (9.16%) Oracle Internet Expenses
17 12 (9.16%) MS Office
17 12 (9.16%) OpenView
18 11 (8.40%) Lotus
18 11 (8.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (17.56%) Oracle Workflow
2 11 (8.40%) IBM Notes
3 3 (2.29%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.53%) Documentum
4 2 (1.53%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.53%) IIS
5 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (10.69%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 52 (39.69%) Oracle EBS
2 50 (38.17%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (11.45%) Oracle Applications
4 14 (10.69%) Oracle General Ledger
5 12 (9.16%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 11 (8.40%) Oracle iProcurement
7 8 (6.11%) Oracle Payables
7 8 (6.11%) Oracle Receivables
7 8 (6.11%) Oracle Cash Management
7 8 (6.11%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 8 (6.11%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 6 (4.58%) Oracle CRM
9 5 (3.82%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (2.29%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.58%) Firewall
2 5 (3.82%) Internet
3 2 (1.53%) HTTP
3 2 (1.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.53%) DNS
4 1 (0.76%) SSL
4 1 (0.76%) SAN
4 1 (0.76%) Intranet
4 1 (0.76%) DHCP
4 1 (0.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.74%) Oracle Reports
2 16 (12.21%) Oracle BI EE
3 11 (8.40%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.53%) BODI
6 1 (0.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (12.98%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.76%) MSI
2 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (32.82%) Finance
2 13 (9.92%) Local Government
3 9 (6.87%) Telecoms
4 8 (6.11%) General Ledger
5 6 (4.58%) Marketing
6 3 (2.29%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.76%) Back Office
7 1 (0.76%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.76%) German Language
Job Titles
1 46 (35.11%) Consultant
2 39 (29.77%) Oracle Consultant
3 36 (27.48%) Developer
4 23 (17.56%) Oracle Developer
5 17 (12.98%) Functional Consultant
6 16 (12.21%) Analyst
7 15 (11.45%) Service Analyst
7 15 (11.45%) Service Desk Analyst
8 12 (9.16%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 11 (8.40%) E-Business Consultant
10 9 (6.87%) Oracle HR Consultant
11 8 (6.11%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
11 8 (6.11%) Payroll Consultant
11 8 (6.11%) SQL Developer
11 8 (6.11%) .NET Developer
12 7 (5.34%) Oracle Financials Consultant
13 6 (4.58%) Business Consultant
13 6 (4.58%) Oracle CRM Consultant
13 6 (4.58%) CRM Consultant
14 4 (3.05%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.69%) XML
2 10 (7.63%) .NET
3 6 (4.58%) HTML
4 2 (1.53%) REST
4 2 (1.53%) SOAP
5 1 (0.76%) Web Services
5 1 (0.76%) CSS
5 1 (0.76%) Middleware
5 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.76%) jQuery
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.76%) HTML5
5 1 (0.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.63%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.05%) Data Extraction
2 4 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.29%) Replication
4 2 (1.53%) SCORM
4 2 (1.53%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.76%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.76%) CESG
5 1 (0.76%) PKI
5 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.76%) Physics
5 1 (0.76%) CMDB
5 1 (0.76%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.40%) Windows
2 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (2.29%) UNIX
3 2 (1.53%) HPUX
3 2 (1.53%) Solaris
4 1 (0.76%) Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.43%) CRM
2 25 (19.08%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (19.08%) Workflow
3 22 (16.79%) ITIL
4 18 (13.74%) Service Management
5 15 (11.45%) E-business
6 11 (8.40%) EAM
7 9 (6.87%) Incident Management
8 8 (6.11%) Migration
8 8 (6.11%) Cash Management
9 7 (5.34%) Change Control
9 7 (5.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (5.34%) Knowledge Management
10 6 (4.58%) Test Scripting
11 5 (3.82%) Problem Management
11 5 (3.82%) Data Management
11 5 (3.82%) Validation
11 5 (3.82%) Service Delivery
12 4 (3.05%) Change Management
12 4 (3.05%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 50 (38.17%) SQL
2 23 (17.56%) PL/SQL
3 9 (6.87%) C#
4 3 (2.29%) C
4 3 (2.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.29%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.53%) XPath
5 2 (1.53%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.53%) VBScript
6 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 131 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.40%) MCP
3 3 (2.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.53%) VCP4
4 2 (1.53%) Degree
4 2 (1.53%) ISEB
5 1 (0.76%) CISSP
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.76%) CISM
5 1 (0.76%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.76%) CCNP
5 1 (0.76%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.74%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.76%) COBIT
2 1 (0.76%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.29%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.29%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.29%) XenApp
2 2 (1.53%) XenServer
2 2 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.76%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.76%) SRDF
3 1 (0.76%) vSphere
3 1 (0.76%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (9.16%) OpenView
2 11 (8.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.53%) SCCM
4 1 (0.76%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.76%) OVSD
Vendors
1 73 (55.73%) Oracle
2 19 (14.50%) Microsoft
3 16 (12.21%) HP
4 11 (8.40%) Lotus
5 6 (4.58%) VMware
6 4 (3.05%) F5
6 4 (3.05%) Cisco
7 3 (2.29%) IBM
7 3 (2.29%) Mitel
7 3 (2.29%) Citrix
8 2 (1.53%) Brocade
8 2 (1.53%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.53%) EMC
8 2 (1.53%) Compuware
9 1 (0.76%) Tableau
9 1 (0.76%) CA
9 1 (0.76%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.76%) CheckPoint
Crewe, Cheshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £13.50 - £15.50 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn
Orgtel
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 days ago