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 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 16 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 69 69 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.75% 8.63% 8.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 32.39% 38.98% 43.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 42 24
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.75% +55.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £251 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £675 £574
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £356 £365
% change year-on-year
+10.95% -2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+94.44% -36.84%
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
213 177 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 27.00% 22.13% 20.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 78 49
Average daily rate £390 £400 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +48.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £145 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £610 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.39% +6.36%
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 £45.55 £35.32 £40.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.96%

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 3 March 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 3 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington 0 57 £385 -28.70% 4
Runcorn -2 4 £375 - 1
Wilmslow - - - -
Alderley Edge - - - -
Chester - - - - 1
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 136 (80.47%) SC Cleared
2 83 (49.11%) Oracle
3 55 (32.54%) Oracle EBS
4 54 (31.95%) SQL
5 53 (31.36%) Oracle EBS R12
6 48 (28.40%) Finance
7 37 (21.89%) CRM
8 28 (16.57%) ITIL
9 25 (14.79%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (14.79%) Workflow
10 24 (14.20%) Microsoft
11 23 (13.61%) PL/SQL
11 23 (13.61%) Oracle Workflow
11 23 (13.61%) Service Management
12 20 (11.83%) SLA
13 19 (11.24%) MS Excel
13 19 (11.24%) HP
13 19 (11.24%) Oracle BI EE
14 18 (10.65%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (10.65%) Oracle Reports
15 17 (10.06%) Oracle Forms
16 16 (9.47%) Windows
17 15 (8.88%) Oracle Applications
17 15 (8.88%) E-business
17 15 (8.88%) Local Government
18 14 (8.28%) Oracle General Ledger
18 14 (8.28%) XML
18 14 (8.28%) IBM Notes
18 14 (8.28%) MS Office
18 14 (8.28%) OpenView

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 23 (13.61%) Oracle Workflow
2 14 (8.28%) IBM Notes
3 5 (2.96%) Oracle Spatial
3 5 (2.96%) ArcGIS
4 3 (1.78%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.18%) SugarCRM
5 2 (1.18%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.18%) IIS
5 2 (1.18%) Documentum
6 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 19 (11.24%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 55 (32.54%) Oracle EBS
2 53 (31.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (8.88%) Oracle Applications
4 14 (8.28%) Oracle General Ledger
5 12 (7.10%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 11 (6.51%) Oracle iProcurement
7 8 (4.73%) Oracle Payables
7 8 (4.73%) Oracle Receivables
7 8 (4.73%) Oracle Cash Management
7 8 (4.73%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 8 (4.73%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 6 (3.55%) Oracle CRM
9 5 (2.96%) Oracle Financials
9 5 (2.96%) BusinessWorks
9 5 (2.96%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.96%) Internet
1 5 (2.96%) Firewall
2 2 (1.18%) HTTP
3 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.59%) DNS
3 1 (0.59%) SSL
3 1 (0.59%) SAN
3 1 (0.59%) Intranet
3 1 (0.59%) VLAN
3 1 (0.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (0.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (0.59%) LAN
3 1 (0.59%) WAN
3 1 (0.59%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.24%) Oracle BI EE
2 18 (10.65%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (5.92%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.78%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (1.78%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.18%) BODI
5 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (10.06%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (2.37%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.18%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.59%) Capybara
5 1 (0.59%) RSpec
5 1 (0.59%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.59%) JUnit
5 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 48 (28.40%) Finance
2 15 (8.88%) Local Government
3 12 (7.10%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.73%) General Ledger
5 6 (3.55%) Marketing
6 4 (2.37%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.59%) Back Office
7 1 (0.59%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.59%) German Language
Job Titles
1 49 (28.99%) Consultant
2 44 (26.04%) Developer
3 42 (24.85%) Oracle Consultant
4 25 (14.79%) Analyst
5 23 (13.61%) Oracle Developer
6 18 (10.65%) Functional Consultant
7 17 (10.06%) Service Desk Analyst
7 17 (10.06%) Service Analyst
8 13 (7.69%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 12 (7.10%) E-Business Consultant
9 12 (7.10%) Oracle HR Consultant
10 11 (6.51%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
10 11 (6.51%) Payroll Consultant
11 8 (4.73%) Architect
11 8 (4.73%) SQL Developer
11 8 (4.73%) .NET Developer
12 7 (4.14%) Project Manager
12 7 (4.14%) Oracle Financials Consultant
13 6 (3.55%) Oracle CRM Consultant
13 6 (3.55%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.28%) XML
2 10 (5.92%) .NET
3 7 (4.14%) HTML
4 4 (2.37%) Spring
5 3 (1.78%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (1.78%) Dojo
5 3 (1.78%) Web Services
5 3 (1.78%) CSS
6 2 (1.18%) SOAP
6 2 (1.18%) J2EE
6 2 (1.18%) REST
7 1 (0.59%) CSS3
7 1 (0.59%) Sass
7 1 (0.59%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.59%) jQuery
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.59%) HTML5
7 1 (0.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.10%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.73%) GIS
3 7 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.14%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.37%) Data Extraction
5 4 (2.37%) Replication
6 3 (1.78%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.78%) User Experience
7 2 (1.18%) Open Source
7 2 (1.18%) SCORM
8 1 (0.59%) CESG
8 1 (0.59%) PKI
8 1 (0.59%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.59%) Physics
8 1 (0.59%) CMDB
8 1 (0.59%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.59%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.47%) Windows
2 6 (3.55%) Linux
3 5 (2.96%) UNIX
4 3 (1.78%) Solaris
4 3 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.18%) HPUX
5 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.59%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.59%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.59%) CentOS
6 1 (0.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (21.89%) CRM
2 28 (16.57%) ITIL
3 25 (14.79%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (14.79%) Workflow
4 23 (13.61%) Service Management
5 18 (10.65%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (8.88%) E-business
7 11 (6.51%) EAM
8 10 (5.92%) Data Management
8 10 (5.92%) Incident Management
9 9 (5.33%) Migration
9 9 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (4.73%) ITSM
10 8 (4.73%) Service Delivery
10 8 (4.73%) Knowledge Management
10 8 (4.73%) Cash Management
11 7 (4.14%) Change Control
11 7 (4.14%) Project Management
12 6 (3.55%) Configuration Management
12 6 (3.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 54 (31.95%) SQL
2 23 (13.61%) PL/SQL
3 9 (5.33%) C#
3 9 (5.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (4.14%) Java
5 3 (1.78%) C
5 3 (1.78%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.78%) Ruby
6 2 (1.18%) XPath
6 2 (1.18%) VBA
6 2 (1.18%) Python
7 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.59%) VBScript
7 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 136 (80.47%) SC Cleared
2 13 (7.69%) MCP
3 6 (3.55%) Degree
4 5 (2.96%) ISEB
5 4 (2.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.78%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.18%) CCNA
7 2 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.59%) CISM
8 1 (0.59%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.59%) CISSP
8 1 (0.59%) CCNP
8 1 (0.59%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.83%) SLA
2 3 (1.78%) QA
3 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.59%) TickIT
3 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.59%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (1.78%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.18%) XenApp
2 2 (1.18%) XenServer
2 2 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.59%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.59%) Firmware
3 1 (0.59%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.59%) SRDF
3 1 (0.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (8.28%) OpenView
2 13 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (1.78%) TIBCO Hawk
4 1 (0.59%) OVSD
4 1 (0.59%) SCCM
4 1 (0.59%) Puppet
4 1 (0.59%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 83 (49.11%) Oracle
2 24 (14.20%) Microsoft
3 19 (11.24%) HP
4 14 (8.28%) Lotus
5 5 (2.96%) TIBCO
5 5 (2.96%) ESRI
5 5 (2.96%) VMware
5 5 (2.96%) Cisco
6 4 (2.37%) F5
7 3 (1.78%) IBM
7 3 (1.78%) Mitel
7 3 (1.78%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.18%) Compuware
8 2 (1.18%) Brocade
8 2 (1.18%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.18%) EMC
8 2 (1.18%) Citrix
9 1 (0.59%) CA
9 1 (0.59%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.59%) CheckPoint
Crewe, Cheshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £13.50 - £15.50 per hour
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
LA International
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn
Orgtel
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 8 days ago