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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 31 13 27
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +14
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 42 72 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.61% 9.20% 5.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.57% 45.00% 25.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 35 10
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£425 £290 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.55% -33.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £110 £109
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £535 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £355 £370
% change year-on-year
+11.26% -4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 5
Average hourly rate £16.16 £15.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% -54.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £15.50 £22.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.90 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+23.60% +16.27%
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
147 160 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.14% 20.43% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 77 49
Average daily rate £420 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £133 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 17
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.84 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.03% -51.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £13.50 £20.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £19.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+18.58% -9.30%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -20 14 £425 -10.52% 7
Crewe -3 8 - -
Runcorn -1 5 £465 +60.34% 1
Daresbury - 1 - -
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 53 (53.54%) SC Cleared
2 30 (30.30%) HTML
2 30 (30.30%) Windows
3 25 (25.25%) Oracle
4 23 (23.23%) SQL
5 22 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (19.19%) JavaScript
7 17 (17.17%) Java
8 16 (16.16%) Internet
8 16 (16.16%) Oracle EBS
8 16 (16.16%) Incident Management
9 15 (15.15%) CSS
9 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
10 14 (14.14%) DV Cleared
10 14 (14.14%) SDLC
11 13 (13.13%) Oracle EBS R12
11 13 (13.13%) jQuery
12 12 (12.12%) Finance
12 12 (12.12%) OOD
12 12 (12.12%) J2EE
12 12 (12.12%) OOP
12 12 (12.12%) OO
12 12 (12.12%) Ant
12 12 (12.12%) JUnit
12 12 (12.12%) TDD
13 11 (11.11%) CRM
14 9 (9.09%) SLA
14 9 (9.09%) ITIL
14 9 (9.09%) Migration
14 9 (9.09%) Service Delivery

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 6 (6.06%) IBM Notes
1 6 (6.06%) MS Exchange
1 6 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (4.04%) ArcGIS
2 4 (4.04%) Oracle Spatial
3 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.02%) IIS
4 2 (2.02%) SugarCRM
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.01%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.01%) Node.js
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 6 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.03%) MS Office
3 1 (1.01%) MS Project
3 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (16.16%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (13.13%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (5.05%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (2.02%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (2.02%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.01%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.16%) Internet
2 8 (8.08%) WAN
3 7 (7.07%) TCP/IP
3 7 (7.07%) DNS
4 6 (6.06%) MPLS
4 6 (6.06%) DHCP
5 3 (3.03%) LAN
6 2 (2.02%) WAAS
6 2 (2.02%) DMVPN
6 2 (2.02%) VPN
6 2 (2.02%) SSL
7 1 (1.01%) Intranet
7 1 (1.01%) Firewall
7 1 (1.01%) Converged Networks
7 1 (1.01%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.05%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.02%) Big Data
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.01%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 12 (12.12%) Ant
1 12 (12.12%) JUnit
2 3 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.02%) HP UFT
3 2 (2.02%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.02%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.01%) MSI
4 1 (1.01%) JIRA
General
1 12 (12.12%) Finance
2 8 (8.08%) Local Government
3 2 (2.02%) Marketing
4 1 (1.01%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (28.28%) Developer
2 19 (19.19%) Architect
3 15 (15.15%) Java Developer
4 14 (14.14%) Technical Architect
5 13 (13.13%) Analyst
6 9 (9.09%) Consultant
6 9 (9.09%) Desktop Support
6 9 (9.09%) Service Analyst
6 9 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (8.08%) Oracle Consultant
8 6 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (6.06%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (6.06%) Project Manager
9 5 (5.05%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (4.04%) Test Manager
10 4 (4.04%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.04%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.04%) E-Business Consultant
11 3 (3.03%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (3.03%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (30.30%) HTML
2 15 (15.15%) CSS
3 13 (13.13%) jQuery
4 12 (12.12%) J2EE
5 6 (6.06%) .NET
6 3 (3.03%) Dojo
6 3 (3.03%) Spring
7 2 (2.02%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.01%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.01%) XML
8 1 (1.01%) Middleware
8 1 (1.01%) RESTful
8 1 (1.01%) HTML5
8 1 (1.01%) CSS3
8 1 (1.01%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.06%) GIS
1 6 (6.06%) Management Information System
1 6 (6.06%) Device Driver
2 5 (5.05%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.05%) EMC VNX
3 3 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.03%) User Experience
4 2 (2.02%) Reference Data
4 2 (2.02%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.02%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.02%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.01%) SCORM
5 1 (1.01%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.01%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 30 (30.30%) Windows
2 8 (8.08%) Windows 7
3 6 (6.06%) Windows XP
3 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.04%) Linux
5 2 (2.02%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (16.16%) Incident Management
3 14 (14.14%) SDLC
4 12 (12.12%) TDD
4 12 (12.12%) OOP
4 12 (12.12%) OO
4 12 (12.12%) OOD
5 11 (11.11%) CRM
6 9 (9.09%) ITIL
6 9 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 9 (9.09%) Migration
7 7 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (7.07%) Scrum
7 7 (7.07%) Project Management
8 6 (6.06%) Data Management
8 6 (6.06%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (5.05%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.05%) Coaching
9 5 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.23%) SQL
2 19 (19.19%) JavaScript
3 17 (17.17%) Java
4 4 (4.04%) PL/SQL
4 4 (4.04%) C
4 4 (4.04%) C#
5 3 (3.03%) Ruby
6 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.02%) Python
6 2 (2.02%) VBScript
7 1 (1.01%) VBA
7 1 (1.01%) PHP
7 1 (1.01%) R
Qualifications
1 53 (53.54%) SC Cleared
2 14 (14.14%) DV Cleared
3 6 (6.06%) Degree
4 4 (4.04%) ISEB
5 2 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.02%) MCP
5 2 (2.02%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.01%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.01%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.01%) CCIE
6 1 (1.01%) CCNA
6 1 (1.01%) CCDP
6 1 (1.01%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.09%) SLA
2 5 (5.05%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (3.03%) XenApp
1 3 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (2.02%) XenServer
3 1 (1.01%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.01%) vSphere
3 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.03%) OpenView
1 3 (3.03%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (1.01%) OVSD
2 1 (1.01%) SCCM
2 1 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.01%) StatsD
Vendors
1 25 (25.25%) Oracle
2 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.06%) Lotus
4 5 (5.05%) TIBCO
4 5 (5.05%) NetApp
4 5 (5.05%) EMC
5 4 (4.04%) Citrix
5 4 (4.04%) Juniper
5 4 (4.04%) HP
5 4 (4.04%) ESRI
6 3 (3.03%) Cisco
7 2 (2.02%) VMware
7 2 (2.02%) Websense
7 2 (2.02%) Tableau
8 1 (1.01%) Apigee
8 1 (1.01%) Mashery
8 1 (1.01%) Teradata
8 1 (1.01%) Informatica
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