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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 6 35 9
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -26
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 109 40 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.39% 4.35% 11.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 51.90% 23.39% 52.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 9 49
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£433 £420 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.97% +13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £140 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £616 £480 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 2
Average hourly rate £16.75 £35.00 £10.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.14% +218.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £33.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 £35.00 £11.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -39.65%
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
210 171 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 25.80% 18.59% 22.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 70 101
Average daily rate £375 £305 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £225 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 4
Average hourly rate £29.53 £31.56 £11.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.42% +163.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.05 £11.24 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £23.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 21 October 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram 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 21 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 74 £429 -20.58% 3
Runcorn 0 13 £430 +34.37% 3
Crewe -1 13 £443 +5.35%
Chester - 1 - -
Wilmslow - 1 - -
Daresbury - - - -
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 146 (87.43%) SC Cleared
2 56 (33.53%) Oracle
3 47 (28.14%) Oracle EBS
4 46 (27.54%) ITIL
5 44 (26.35%) Finance
6 41 (24.55%) SQL
7 38 (22.75%) Oracle EBS R12
8 35 (20.96%) Service Management
9 33 (19.76%) SLA
10 29 (17.37%) CRM
11 28 (16.77%) HP
11 28 (16.77%) Oracle BI EE
12 27 (16.17%) Microsoft
13 24 (14.37%) Windows
14 22 (13.17%) MS Excel
15 19 (11.38%) MS Office
16 18 (10.78%) MCP
16 18 (10.78%) IBM Notes
16 18 (10.78%) OpenView
16 18 (10.78%) Lotus
16 18 (10.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 15 (8.98%) Local Government
17 15 (8.98%) Service Delivery
17 15 (8.98%) Stakeholder Management
17 15 (8.98%) VMware
17 15 (8.98%) Active Directory
17 15 (8.98%) Linux
17 15 (8.98%) Oracle Internet Expenses
18 14 (8.38%) Windows Server 2003
18 14 (8.38%) Workflow

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 18 (10.78%) IBM Notes
2 13 (7.78%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (2.40%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.80%) IIS
5 2 (1.20%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.20%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.20%) Documentum
6 1 (0.60%) CICS
Applications
1 22 (13.17%) MS Excel
2 19 (11.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 47 (28.14%) Oracle EBS
2 38 (22.75%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (8.98%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 11 (6.59%) Oracle Payroll
5 10 (5.99%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 10 (5.99%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (3.59%) Oracle iProcurement
7 4 (2.40%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (2.40%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (2.40%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (2.40%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 4 (2.40%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.80%) DNS
1 3 (1.80%) DHCP
2 2 (1.20%) HTTP
2 2 (1.20%) IP Telephony
2 2 (1.20%) SAN
3 1 (0.60%) Internet
3 1 (0.60%) Connectrix
3 1 (0.60%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.77%) Oracle BI EE
2 11 (6.59%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.80%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.80%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.20%) BODI
5 1 (0.60%) Adabas
5 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (5.99%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 44 (26.35%) Finance
2 15 (8.98%) Local Government
3 12 (7.19%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.40%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.60%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.60%) German Language
Job Titles
1 34 (20.36%) Consultant
2 28 (16.77%) Oracle Consultant
3 25 (14.97%) Analyst
4 19 (11.38%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
4 19 (11.38%) Payroll Consultant
5 18 (10.78%) Developer
6 17 (10.18%) Service Analyst
6 17 (10.18%) Service Desk Analyst
7 15 (8.98%) Architect
8 13 (7.78%) Oracle HR Consultant
9 11 (6.59%) Oracle Developer
10 10 (5.99%) Service Manager
11 9 (5.39%) Functional Consultant
11 9 (5.39%) Delivery Manager
12 8 (4.79%) Server Engineer
12 8 (4.79%) Services Delivery Manager
13 7 (4.19%) Desktop Support
13 7 (4.19%) Windows Server Engineer
14 6 (3.59%) Oracle Functional Consultant
14 6 (3.59%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.59%) XML
2 4 (2.40%) J2EE
2 4 (2.40%) Web Services
3 1 (0.60%) .NET
3 1 (0.60%) Middleware
3 1 (0.60%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.60%) Spring
3 1 (0.60%) JSON
3 1 (0.60%) Dojo
3 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (0.60%) jQuery
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.78%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.59%) CESG
3 6 (3.59%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.99%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.40%) CMDB
6 3 (1.80%) Replication
7 2 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.60%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.60%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.60%) Open Source
8 1 (0.60%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.60%) SCORM
8 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.60%) Physics
8 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 24 (14.37%) Windows
2 15 (8.98%) Linux
3 14 (8.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (8.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (4.79%) UNIX
4 8 (4.79%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.59%) Solaris
6 5 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.20%) AIX
7 2 (1.20%) HPUX
7 2 (1.20%) CentOS
7 2 (1.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (27.54%) ITIL
2 35 (20.96%) Service Management
3 29 (17.37%) CRM
4 15 (8.98%) Service Delivery
4 15 (8.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (8.38%) Workflow
6 11 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (5.99%) Problem Management
8 8 (4.79%) TOGAF
8 8 (4.79%) ITSM
9 7 (4.19%) Configuration Management
9 7 (4.19%) Information Security
9 7 (4.19%) Risk Management
10 6 (3.59%) Zachman Framework
10 6 (3.59%) Supplier Management
10 6 (3.59%) Migration
10 6 (3.59%) E-business
10 6 (3.59%) Performance Management
10 6 (3.59%) Protective Monitoring
10 6 (3.59%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (24.55%) SQL
2 10 (5.99%) PL/SQL
3 6 (3.59%) Java
4 5 (2.99%) C
5 2 (1.20%) C#
5 2 (1.20%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.60%) PHP
6 1 (0.60%) C++
6 1 (0.60%) VB
6 1 (0.60%) Python
6 1 (0.60%) Ruby
6 1 (0.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 146 (87.43%) SC Cleared
2 18 (10.78%) MCP
3 6 (3.59%) CISSP
3 6 (3.59%) CISA
4 4 (2.40%) Degree
4 4 (2.40%) ISEB
4 4 (2.40%) BC Cleared
4 4 (2.40%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (19.76%) SLA
2 6 (3.59%) BS7799
3 1 (0.60%) TickIT
System Software
1 15 (8.98%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.40%) XenApp
2 4 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.60%) SRDF
3 1 (0.60%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.60%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (10.78%) OpenView
1 18 (10.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (2.40%) SCCM
3 2 (1.20%) SCOM
4 1 (0.60%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 56 (33.53%) Oracle
2 28 (16.77%) HP
3 27 (16.17%) Microsoft
4 18 (10.78%) Lotus
5 15 (8.98%) VMware
6 7 (4.19%) Citrix
7 6 (3.59%) IBM
8 5 (2.99%) Cisco
8 5 (2.99%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.80%) Brocade
9 3 (1.80%) EMC
10 2 (1.20%) Compuware
10 2 (1.20%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.20%) F5
10 2 (1.20%) CA
11 1 (0.60%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.60%) Primavera
11 1 (0.60%) AppSense
11 1 (0.60%) SAP
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LA International
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn
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Posted: 11 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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