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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 12 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 72 69 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.76% 7.71% 9.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.50% 35.38% 52.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 40 24
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£300 £490 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.77% +50.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £330 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £677 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.68% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 1
Average hourly rate £18.75 £26.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.24% +63.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -38.98%
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
192 195 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.02% 21.79% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 86 49
Average daily rate £350 £420 £247
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +70.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £223 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £580 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 6
Average hourly rate £18.50 £25.04 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.11% +34.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +1 60 £300 -44.44% 4
Crewe +5 6 - - 1
Runcorn -2 3 £400 -2.43%
Wilmslow - 1 - -
Alderley Edge - - - -
Chester - - - - 1
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 147 (80.33%) SC Cleared
2 74 (40.44%) Oracle
3 51 (27.87%) Oracle EBS
4 48 (26.23%) Finance
4 48 (26.23%) SQL
5 47 (25.68%) Oracle EBS R12
6 38 (20.77%) ITIL
7 32 (17.49%) CRM
8 28 (15.30%) Service Management
9 25 (13.66%) SLA
10 24 (13.11%) Microsoft
10 24 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (13.11%) Workflow
11 22 (12.02%) Oracle Workflow
12 20 (10.93%) PL/SQL
13 19 (10.38%) MS Excel
13 19 (10.38%) HP
13 19 (10.38%) Management Information System
14 18 (9.84%) Oracle Reports
15 17 (9.29%) Oracle BI EE
16 16 (8.74%) Oracle Forms
16 16 (8.74%) Windows
17 15 (8.20%) IBM Notes
17 15 (8.20%) MS Office
17 15 (8.20%) Lotus
17 15 (8.20%) Service Delivery
17 15 (8.20%) E-business
18 14 (7.65%) Oracle Applications
18 14 (7.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
18 14 (7.65%) OpenView

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 22 (12.02%) Oracle Workflow
2 15 (8.20%) IBM Notes
3 3 (1.64%) Oracle Spatial
3 3 (1.64%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.64%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.09%) Documentum
4 2 (1.09%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.09%) IIS
5 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.55%) SugarCRM
5 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (10.38%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 51 (27.87%) Oracle EBS
2 47 (25.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (7.65%) Oracle Applications
3 14 (7.65%) Oracle General Ledger
4 12 (6.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 11 (6.01%) Oracle iProcurement
6 8 (4.37%) Oracle Payables
6 8 (4.37%) Oracle Receivables
6 8 (4.37%) Oracle Cash Management
6 8 (4.37%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 7 (3.83%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 6 (3.28%) Oracle CRM
9 4 (2.19%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (2.19%) Oracle Payroll
10 2 (1.09%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.28%) Internet
2 5 (2.73%) Firewall
3 4 (2.19%) DNS
3 4 (2.19%) DHCP
4 2 (1.09%) HTTP
4 2 (1.09%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.55%) VLAN
5 1 (0.55%) SAN
5 1 (0.55%) Intranet
5 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.55%) LAN
5 1 (0.55%) WAN
5 1 (0.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.84%) Oracle Reports
2 17 (9.29%) Oracle BI EE
3 10 (5.46%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (1.64%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.09%) BODI
5 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.09%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.55%) MySQL
6 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (8.74%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.55%) RSpec
3 1 (0.55%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.55%) Capybara
3 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.55%) JUnit
3 1 (0.55%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 48 (26.23%) Finance
2 13 (7.10%) Telecoms
3 11 (6.01%) Local Government
4 8 (4.37%) General Ledger
5 6 (3.28%) Marketing
6 4 (2.19%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.55%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.55%) German Language
7 1 (0.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 45 (24.59%) Consultant
2 38 (20.77%) Developer
2 38 (20.77%) Oracle Consultant
3 25 (13.66%) Analyst
4 20 (10.93%) Oracle Developer
5 17 (9.29%) Functional Consultant
5 17 (9.29%) Service Analyst
5 17 (9.29%) Service Desk Analyst
6 15 (8.20%) Architect
7 12 (6.56%) Oracle HR Consultant
7 12 (6.56%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 10 (5.46%) Payroll Consultant
8 10 (5.46%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
8 10 (5.46%) E-Business Consultant
8 10 (5.46%) Service Manager
9 9 (4.92%) Delivery Manager
10 8 (4.37%) Services Delivery Manager
10 8 (4.37%) .NET Developer
10 8 (4.37%) SQL Developer
11 7 (3.83%) Oracle Financials Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.65%) XML
2 10 (5.46%) .NET
3 6 (3.28%) HTML
4 3 (1.64%) J2EE
4 3 (1.64%) Web Services
5 2 (1.09%) CSS
5 2 (1.09%) SOAP
5 2 (1.09%) Spring
5 2 (1.09%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (1.09%) REST
6 1 (0.55%) CSS3
6 1 (0.55%) HTML5
6 1 (0.55%) Sass
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.55%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.55%) jQuery
6 1 (0.55%) Dojo
6 1 (0.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.38%) Management Information System
2 9 (4.92%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.28%) CESG
4 6 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.73%) Performance Metrics
5 5 (2.73%) GIS
6 4 (2.19%) Replication
7 2 (1.09%) SCORM
7 2 (1.09%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.09%) User Experience
7 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.09%) Open Source
8 1 (0.55%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.55%) PKI
8 1 (0.55%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.55%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.55%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.55%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.74%) Windows
2 9 (4.92%) UNIX
3 8 (4.37%) Linux
4 6 (3.28%) Solaris
4 6 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.64%) CentOS
7 2 (1.09%) AIX
7 2 (1.09%) HPUX
8 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.55%) Android
8 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (20.77%) ITIL
2 32 (17.49%) CRM
3 28 (15.30%) Service Management
4 24 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (13.11%) Workflow
5 15 (8.20%) Service Delivery
5 15 (8.20%) E-business
6 14 (7.65%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (6.01%) EAM
8 9 (4.92%) Knowledge Management
8 9 (4.92%) Risk Management
8 9 (4.92%) ITSM
9 8 (4.37%) Migration
9 8 (4.37%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (4.37%) Incident Management
9 8 (4.37%) Cash Management
9 8 (4.37%) Information Security
9 8 (4.37%) TOGAF
9 8 (4.37%) Data Management
9 8 (4.37%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 48 (26.23%) SQL
2 20 (10.93%) PL/SQL
3 9 (4.92%) C#
4 7 (3.83%) JavaScript
5 6 (3.28%) Java
6 4 (2.19%) C
7 3 (1.64%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.09%) Python
8 2 (1.09%) VBA
8 2 (1.09%) XPath
8 2 (1.09%) Ruby
9 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 147 (80.33%) SC Cleared
2 14 (7.65%) MCP
3 6 (3.28%) CISSP
3 6 (3.28%) Degree
4 5 (2.73%) CISA
5 4 (2.19%) ISEB
5 4 (2.19%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.64%) BC Cleared
7 2 (1.09%) CCNA
7 2 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.55%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.55%) CISM
8 1 (0.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (13.66%) SLA
2 5 (2.73%) BS7799
3 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.55%) COBIT
3 1 (0.55%) QA
3 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.55%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (1.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.55%) SRDF
3 1 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.55%) XenApp
3 1 (0.55%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (7.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 14 (7.65%) OpenView
2 1 (0.55%) Puppet
2 1 (0.55%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.55%) SCCM
2 1 (0.55%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 74 (40.44%) Oracle
2 24 (13.11%) Microsoft
3 19 (10.38%) HP
4 15 (8.20%) Lotus
5 7 (3.83%) Red Hat
5 7 (3.83%) Cisco
6 5 (2.73%) VMware
6 5 (2.73%) IBM
7 4 (2.19%) F5
8 3 (1.64%) Mitel
8 3 (1.64%) ESRI
9 2 (1.09%) Compuware
9 2 (1.09%) EMC
9 2 (1.09%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.09%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.09%) Brocade
10 1 (0.55%) CA
10 1 (0.55%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.55%) Citrix
10 1 (0.55%) CheckPoint
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