The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 28 9 24
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +15
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 56 95 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.61% 11.74% 5.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.46% 55.56% 27.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 53 15
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £138 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £635 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 0
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+54.44% -18.18%
Security 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
178 171 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.84% 21.14% 21.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 85 49
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £142 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 12 9
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £33.00 £53.11
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.31 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+29.50% -21.73%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -18 25 £450 -14.69% 3
Crewe +1 13 - - 1
Runcorn 0 8 £438 +62.03%
Chester +3 1 - -
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 87 (68.50%) SC Cleared
2 49 (38.58%) Oracle
3 36 (28.35%) SQL
4 31 (24.41%) Oracle EBS R12
5 29 (22.83%) Windows
5 29 (22.83%) Oracle EBS
6 26 (20.47%) Finance
7 24 (18.90%) CRM
8 23 (18.11%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (17.32%) HTML
10 19 (14.96%) Microsoft
11 16 (12.60%) JavaScript
11 16 (12.60%) Incident Management
12 15 (11.81%) ITIL
13 14 (11.02%) Internet
14 13 (10.24%) SLA
15 12 (9.45%) Local Government
15 12 (9.45%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (9.45%) PL/SQL
16 11 (8.66%) Java
16 11 (8.66%) MS Excel
16 11 (8.66%) Workflow
16 11 (8.66%) Management Information System
17 10 (7.87%) Lotus
17 10 (7.87%) IBM Notes
17 10 (7.87%) .NET
17 10 (7.87%) Data Management
18 9 (7.09%) Oracle Workflow
18 9 (7.09%) C#
18 9 (7.09%) SQL Server

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 10 (7.87%) IBM Notes
2 9 (7.09%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (3.94%) Oracle Spatial
3 5 (3.94%) ArcGIS
4 4 (3.15%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.57%) SugarCRM
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.79%) Node.js
6 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.79%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (8.66%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.51%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) MS Project
3 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 31 (24.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 29 (22.83%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (5.51%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (3.94%) Oracle iProcurement
4 5 (3.94%) BusinessWorks
4 5 (3.94%) Oracle CRM
4 5 (3.94%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (3.15%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 3 (2.36%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (2.36%) Oracle Payroll
7 2 (1.57%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (1.57%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (1.57%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (1.57%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 2 (1.57%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.79%) GitHub
3 1 (0.79%) IaaS
3 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.02%) Internet
2 7 (5.51%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.51%) DNS
3 6 (4.72%) WAN
3 6 (4.72%) DHCP
4 4 (3.15%) MPLS
5 3 (2.36%) LAN
6 2 (1.57%) Firewall
6 2 (1.57%) SSL
6 2 (1.57%) HTTP
6 2 (1.57%) WAAS
6 2 (1.57%) DMVPN
7 1 (0.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.79%) VLAN
7 1 (0.79%) VPN
7 1 (0.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.51%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (5.51%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (3.15%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.36%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.79%) Big Data
6 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (5.51%) JUnit
2 6 (4.72%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (4.72%) Ant
3 4 (3.15%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (1.57%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.79%) Capybara
6 1 (0.79%) RSpec
6 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.79%) MSI
6 1 (0.79%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 26 (20.47%) Finance
2 12 (9.45%) Local Government
3 5 (3.94%) Marketing
4 3 (2.36%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.57%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (29.92%) Developer
2 25 (19.69%) Consultant
3 22 (17.32%) Oracle Consultant
4 21 (16.54%) Analyst
5 14 (11.02%) Architect
6 13 (10.24%) Service Analyst
6 13 (10.24%) Service Desk Analyst
7 12 (9.45%) Oracle Developer
8 9 (7.09%) Java Developer
8 9 (7.09%) Functional Consultant
8 9 (7.09%) Technical Architect
9 8 (6.30%) .NET Developer
9 8 (6.30%) SQL Developer
10 7 (5.51%) Oracle Functional Consultant
10 7 (5.51%) E-Business Consultant
10 7 (5.51%) Project Manager
10 7 (5.51%) Desktop Support
10 7 (5.51%) 1st Line Support
11 5 (3.94%) Oracle CRM Consultant
11 5 (3.94%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.32%) HTML
2 10 (7.87%) .NET
3 9 (7.09%) CSS
4 8 (6.30%) XML
5 7 (5.51%) jQuery
6 6 (4.72%) J2EE
7 3 (2.36%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (2.36%) Dojo
7 3 (2.36%) Spring
8 2 (1.57%) SOAP
8 2 (1.57%) Web Services
8 2 (1.57%) REST
9 1 (0.79%) Sass
9 1 (0.79%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (0.79%) HTML5
9 1 (0.79%) CSS3
9 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.66%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.30%) GIS
3 7 (5.51%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.72%) Device Driver
5 4 (3.15%) Data Extraction
5 4 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.36%) User Experience
6 3 (2.36%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.57%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.57%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.57%) Open Source
7 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.79%) PKI
8 1 (0.79%) CMDB
8 1 (0.79%) CESG
8 1 (0.79%) SCORM
8 1 (0.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (22.83%) Windows
2 5 (3.94%) Windows 7
2 5 (3.94%) Linux
2 5 (3.94%) UNIX
3 4 (3.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (3.15%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.79%) Android
4 1 (0.79%) CentOS
4 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.90%) CRM
2 23 (18.11%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (12.60%) Incident Management
4 15 (11.81%) ITIL
5 12 (9.45%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (8.66%) Workflow
7 10 (7.87%) Data Management
8 8 (6.30%) Service Management
9 7 (5.51%) Scrum
9 7 (5.51%) EAM
9 7 (5.51%) Service Delivery
9 7 (5.51%) E-business
9 7 (5.51%) Migration
9 7 (5.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (5.51%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (4.72%) Change Control
10 6 (4.72%) Configuration Management
10 6 (4.72%) Project Management
10 6 (4.72%) OOD
10 6 (4.72%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 36 (28.35%) SQL
2 16 (12.60%) JavaScript
3 12 (9.45%) PL/SQL
4 11 (8.66%) Java
5 9 (7.09%) C#
6 3 (2.36%) Ruby
6 3 (2.36%) C
6 3 (2.36%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.57%) Python
7 2 (1.57%) VBScript
7 2 (1.57%) VBA
7 2 (1.57%) XPath
7 2 (1.57%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.79%) R
8 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 87 (68.50%) SC Cleared
2 8 (6.30%) DV Cleared
3 7 (5.51%) Degree
4 6 (4.72%) MCP
5 2 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.57%) ISEB
6 1 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.79%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.79%) JNCIP
6 1 (0.79%) JNCIE
6 1 (0.79%) CCIE
6 1 (0.79%) CCNA
6 1 (0.79%) CCDP
6 1 (0.79%) CISSP
6 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.79%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.24%) SLA
2 3 (2.36%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.79%) COBIT
3 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.36%) XenApp
1 3 (2.36%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.57%) XenServer
2 2 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.79%) vSphere
3 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (5.51%) OpenView
2 5 (3.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (2.36%) TIBCO Hawk
4 1 (0.79%) StatsD
4 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.79%) Puppet
4 1 (0.79%) SCCM
4 1 (0.79%) OVSD
Vendors
1 49 (38.58%) Oracle
2 19 (14.96%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.87%) Lotus
4 8 (6.30%) HP
5 5 (3.94%) TIBCO
5 5 (3.94%) ESRI
6 4 (3.15%) Citrix
7 3 (2.36%) VMware
7 3 (2.36%) Cisco
7 3 (2.36%) EMC
7 3 (2.36%) Juniper
7 3 (2.36%) NetApp
8 2 (1.57%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.57%) Tableau
9 1 (0.79%) Apigee
9 1 (0.79%) Mashery
9 1 (0.79%) F5
9 1 (0.79%) Mitel
9 1 (0.79%) Teradata
9 1 (0.79%) Websense
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