The first table below looks at the demand for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 31 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 Cheshire 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 19 32 11
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 55 37 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.86% 4.82% 9.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 32.16% 23.72% 55.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 34
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.30% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £215 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £438 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £372 £374
% change year-on-year
+0.87% -0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 0
Average hourly rate £16.16 £34.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-2.32% -14.00%
Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
171 156 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.32% 20.31% 16.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 58 66
Average daily rate £310 £320 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £428 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 10
Average hourly rate £16.84 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.88% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.84 £16.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.50 £43.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +1 32 £100 -72.22% 3
Runcorn 0 11 £280 -12.50% 1
Crewe +10 8 £284 +157.72% 1
Chester - - - -
Wilmslow - - - -
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North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

1 135 (91.84%) SC Cleared
2 42 (28.57%) Finance
3 35 (23.81%) Oracle
3 35 (23.81%) ITIL
4 34 (23.13%) Windows
4 34 (23.13%) SQL
5 31 (21.09%) Oracle EBS
6 28 (19.05%) Service Management
6 28 (19.05%) Oracle EBS R12
7 25 (17.01%) Oracle BI EE
7 25 (17.01%) CRM
8 24 (16.33%) Microsoft
9 23 (15.65%) MS Excel
10 21 (14.29%) Active Directory
11 20 (13.61%) HP
12 19 (12.93%) VMware
13 18 (12.24%) SLA
14 17 (11.56%) Windows Server 2003
14 17 (11.56%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (11.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 15 (10.20%) Oracle iRecruitment
16 14 (9.52%) Windows 7
16 14 (9.52%) Citrix
16 14 (9.52%) MS Office
16 14 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
17 13 (8.84%) MCP
17 13 (8.84%) OpenView
18 11 (7.48%) Lotus
18 11 (7.48%) IBM Notes
18 11 (7.48%) Performance Management

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 11 (7.48%) IBM Notes
2 6 (4.08%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (2.72%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.68%) CICS
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.68%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (15.65%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) MS Project
3 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 31 (21.09%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (19.05%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (11.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 15 (10.20%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 10 (6.80%) Oracle Payroll
6 6 (4.08%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.04%) SAN
1 3 (2.04%) Intranet
1 3 (2.04%) Connectrix
2 2 (1.36%) VoIP
2 2 (1.36%) HTTP
3 1 (0.68%) VPN
3 1 (0.68%) FTP
3 1 (0.68%) DSL
3 1 (0.68%) Wireless
3 1 (0.68%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.68%) Wireless Security
3 1 (0.68%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.68%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.01%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.04%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.68%) Adabas
4 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (4.08%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (28.57%) Finance
2 10 (6.80%) Local Government
3 3 (2.04%) Retail
3 3 (2.04%) Back Office
3 3 (2.04%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (16.33%) Consultant
2 21 (14.29%) Analyst
3 19 (12.93%) Oracle Consultant
3 19 (12.93%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
3 19 (12.93%) Payroll Consultant
4 14 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 12 (8.16%) Architect
6 11 (7.48%) Service Analyst
6 11 (7.48%) Wintel Engineer
7 10 (6.80%) Oracle HR Consultant
7 10 (6.80%) Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (6.12%) Developer
9 7 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
10 6 (4.08%) Senior Project Manager
10 6 (4.08%) Desktop Support
10 6 (4.08%) Senior Manager
10 6 (4.08%) Technical Specialist
10 6 (4.08%) Server Engineer
10 6 (4.08%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 6 (4.08%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.04%) Web Services
2 1 (0.68%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.68%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (0.68%) JSON
2 1 (0.68%) Dojo
2 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (0.68%) jQuery
2 1 (0.68%) RESTful
2 1 (0.68%) .NET
2 1 (0.68%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.72%) Management Information System
1 4 (2.72%) CMDB
2 2 (1.36%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.68%) CESG
3 1 (0.68%) Statistics
3 1 (0.68%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 34 (23.13%) Windows
2 17 (11.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (11.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 10 (6.80%) Linux
5 7 (4.76%) Windows Vista
6 4 (2.72%) UNIX
7 2 (1.36%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (23.81%) ITIL
2 28 (19.05%) Service Management
3 25 (17.01%) CRM
4 14 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (7.48%) Performance Management
6 9 (6.12%) Zachman Framework
6 9 (6.12%) TOGAF
7 8 (5.44%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (5.44%) Configuration Management
8 7 (4.76%) Strategic Planning
8 7 (4.76%) Workflow
9 6 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (3.40%) Project Management
10 5 (3.40%) Problem Management
11 4 (2.72%) Migration
11 4 (2.72%) Service Delivery
12 3 (2.04%) Supplier Management
12 3 (2.04%) Technical Architecture
12 3 (2.04%) Cyber Security
13 2 (1.36%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 34 (23.13%) SQL
2 6 (4.08%) PL/SQL
3 3 (2.04%) Java
4 2 (1.36%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.36%) C
4 2 (1.36%) C#
5 1 (0.68%) C++
5 1 (0.68%) PHP
5 1 (0.68%) VB
5 1 (0.68%) Python
5 1 (0.68%) Ruby
5 1 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 135 (91.84%) SC Cleared
2 13 (8.84%) MCP
3 5 (3.40%) BC Cleared
3 5 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.36%) CISA
4 2 (1.36%) CISSP
5 1 (0.68%) ISEB
5 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.68%) Degree
5 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.24%) SLA
2 2 (1.36%) BS7799
3 1 (0.68%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 21 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.76%) XenApp
3 3 (2.04%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 2 (1.36%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.68%) XenServer
5 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (8.84%) OpenView
2 10 (6.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (4.76%) SCCM
4 6 (4.08%) SCOM
5 3 (2.04%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (1.36%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 35 (23.81%) Oracle
2 24 (16.33%) Microsoft
3 20 (13.61%) HP
4 19 (12.93%) VMware
5 14 (9.52%) Citrix
6 11 (7.48%) Lotus
7 3 (2.04%) Brocade
7 3 (2.04%) EMC
8 2 (1.36%) Symantec
9 1 (0.68%) McAfee
9 1 (0.68%) Primavera
9 1 (0.68%) Toshiba
9 1 (0.68%) AppSense
9 1 (0.68%) Mitel
9 1 (0.68%) CA
9 1 (0.68%) SAP
9 1 (0.68%) Cisco
9 1 (0.68%) IBM
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