The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 25 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.84% - 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.17% - 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+49.12% +58.33%
Security Cleared
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Qualifications Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
24 29 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 20.17% 20.57% 17.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 11
Average daily rate £250 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £208 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £36.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.44% -50.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Chester region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Chester region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) SAP MII
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Memory Management
2 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) SAPUI5
2 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) ABAP
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Siemens
2 1 (25.00%) Netcool
2 1 (25.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP MII
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) SAPUI5 Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) SAPUI5
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Management
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
1 1 (25.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) ABAP
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Netcool
1 1 (25.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Siemens