The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 30 September 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 17 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 24 66 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.84% 11.96% 15.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.97% 34.92% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 41 27
Median daily rate £436 £463 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.67% +42.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £357 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £573 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.40 £35.70 £19.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £42.00 £99.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £21.73
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +49.56%
SC 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 Lancashire region.

Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
89 189 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 29.08% 34.24% 31.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 127 69
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £321 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £513 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 15
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.28 £25.12 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £42.00 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.56%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool +14 7 £350 -14.11%
Chorley -1 4 £465 +19.61%
Lytham St Annes -2 3 £423 +5.62% 1
Preston -9 3 - -
Lancaster -1 1 - -
Blackburn - 1 £550 -
SC Cleared
North West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 77 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 26 (33.77%) Finance
3 21 (27.27%) Migration
3 21 (27.27%) Java
4 15 (19.48%) IFS
5 14 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 14 (18.18%) Oracle
6 13 (16.88%) Project Management
6 13 (16.88%) Test Scripting
7 12 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (14.29%) CISSP
9 9 (11.69%) PRINCE2
9 9 (11.69%) TOGAF
9 9 (11.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 8 (10.39%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (10.39%) CISMP
10 8 (10.39%) Supplier Management
10 8 (10.39%) SABSA
10 8 (10.39%) SQL
11 7 (9.09%) COBOL
11 7 (9.09%) Data Centre
11 7 (9.09%) PKI
11 7 (9.09%) VME
12 6 (7.79%) System Testing
12 6 (7.79%) Line Management
12 6 (7.79%) Agile Project Management
12 6 (7.79%) AIX
12 6 (7.79%) Citrix
12 6 (7.79%) Information Security
12 6 (7.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.49%) Apache
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (2.60%) Tuxedo
3 1 (1.30%) JBoss
3 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) IaaS
2 2 (2.60%) SaaS
3 1 (1.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) HTTP
2 2 (2.60%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.60%) LDAP
3 1 (1.30%) BGP
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (1.30%) DHCP
3 1 (1.30%) DNS
3 1 (1.30%) Firewall
3 1 (1.30%) FWSM
3 1 (1.30%) Internet
3 1 (1.30%) SMTP
3 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.19%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.90%) DB2
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.60%) Ingres
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.60%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (1.30%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (1.30%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.30%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (1.30%) QlikView
4 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) ClearCase
1 4 (5.19%) Rational Robot
2 3 (3.90%) JIRA
3 2 (2.60%) CaliberRM
3 2 (2.60%) ClearQuest
3 2 (2.60%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.30%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.30%) Selenium
4 1 (1.30%) Subversion
General
1 26 (33.77%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.30%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 20 (25.97%) Analyst
2 14 (18.18%) IFS Analyst
3 11 (14.29%) Architect
3 11 (14.29%) Developer
4 7 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (7.79%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) DBA
6 4 (5.19%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 4 (5.19%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.90%) Administrator
7 3 (3.90%) Consultant
7 3 (3.90%) IFS Consultant
7 3 (3.90%) Security Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Senior Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Systems Architect
7 3 (3.90%) Technical Leader
7 3 (3.90%) Test Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) Middleware
2 2 (2.60%) .NET
2 2 (2.60%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.60%) Entity Framework
2 2 (2.60%) JSON
2 2 (2.60%) SAML
2 2 (2.60%) WinForms
2 2 (2.60%) WPF
2 2 (2.60%) XML
2 2 (2.60%) XSD
2 2 (2.60%) XSLT
3 1 (1.30%) J2EE
3 1 (1.30%) JavaBeans
3 1 (1.30%) JSP
3 1 (1.30%) Servlets
3 1 (1.30%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 7 (9.09%) PKI
2 6 (7.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (6.49%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.90%) RIA
5 2 (2.60%) CESG
6 1 (1.30%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.30%) Clustering
6 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.30%) Statistics
6 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.09%) VME
2 6 (7.79%) AIX
3 5 (6.49%) Linux
3 5 (6.49%) Solaris
3 5 (6.49%) Unix
3 5 (6.49%) Windows
4 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.30%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.27%) Migration
2 13 (16.88%) Project Management
2 13 (16.88%) Test Scripting
3 12 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (11.69%) PRINCE2
4 9 (11.69%) TOGAF
5 8 (10.39%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (10.39%) SABSA
5 8 (10.39%) Supplier Management
6 6 (7.79%) Agile Project Management
6 6 (7.79%) DDoS Mitigation
6 6 (7.79%) Information Security
6 6 (7.79%) Line Management
6 6 (7.79%) System Testing
7 5 (6.49%) ERP
7 5 (6.49%) Project Planning
8 4 (5.19%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.19%) Validation
9 3 (3.90%) Business Analysis
9 3 (3.90%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 21 (27.27%) Java
2 14 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 8 (10.39%) SQL
4 7 (9.09%) COBOL
5 4 (5.19%) VB
6 3 (3.90%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.90%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.90%) Python
7 2 (2.60%) C#
7 2 (2.60%) Lua
7 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.60%) VB6
8 1 (1.30%) C
8 1 (1.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 77 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.29%) CISSP
3 8 (10.39%) CISMP
4 4 (5.19%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (3.90%) ISEB
6 2 (2.60%) CLAS
6 2 (2.60%) Degree
6 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.30%) CBAP
7 1 (1.30%) CCNA
7 1 (1.30%) CCNP
7 1 (1.30%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.30%) CREST Certified
7 1 (1.30%) HNC
7 1 (1.30%) IIBA
7 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.90%) QA
3 1 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.60%) Puppet
1 2 (2.60%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (19.48%) IFS
2 14 (18.18%) Oracle
3 6 (7.79%) Citrix
4 5 (6.49%) HP
5 2 (2.60%) IBM
5 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.60%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.30%) Axway
6 1 (1.30%) Cisco
6 1 (1.30%) EMC
6 1 (1.30%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.30%) ICL
6 1 (1.30%) Juniper
6 1 (1.30%) Micro Focus
6 1 (1.30%) Perforce
6 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.30%) SAP
6 1 (1.30%) ServiceNow
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
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