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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 11 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 53 49 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 12.10% 12.53% 11.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.40% 38.28% 29.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 27 20
Median daily rate £425 £385 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +27.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £284 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £674 £473 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 11
Median hourly rate £43.00 £37.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.21% +105.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +84.61%
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
125 128 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 28.54% 32.74% 39.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 60 115
Median daily rate £436 £363 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.34% -27.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £205 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £460 £726
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 16
Median hourly rate £43.00 £30.96 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +72.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +26.94%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +8 20 £404 +24.42%
Preston 0 17 £425 +10.38%
Chorley -1 7 £450 +20.00%
Lytham St Annes -7 3 £286 -16.94% 1
SC Cleared
North West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 132 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 30 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (16.67%) Windows
3 22 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 22 (16.67%) Clustering
4 21 (15.91%) Finance
5 20 (15.15%) VMware
5 20 (15.15%) Project Management
5 20 (15.15%) Time Management
5 20 (15.15%) Hyper-V
5 20 (15.15%) Microsoft Clustering
6 19 (14.39%) Java
7 16 (12.12%) Veritas
8 14 (10.61%) Migration
8 14 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (10.61%) Windows Server
9 12 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (8.33%) Test Scripting
11 10 (7.58%) AIX
11 10 (7.58%) Solaris
11 10 (7.58%) PL/SQL
11 10 (7.58%) Oracle
11 10 (7.58%) CISSP
11 10 (7.58%) Data Centre
11 10 (7.58%) IFS
12 9 (6.82%) Linux
12 9 (6.82%) Supplier Management
12 9 (6.82%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (6.06%) CISMP

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 8 (6.06%) IBM Domino
2 6 (4.55%) Tuxedo
3 5 (3.79%) Skype for Business
4 4 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.03%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.27%) Apache
6 1 (0.76%) AquaLogic
6 1 (0.76%) JBoss
6 1 (0.76%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.76%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.76%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.55%) DNS
2 5 (3.79%) DHCP
3 4 (3.03%) HTTP
4 3 (2.27%) Firewall
4 3 (2.27%) Internet
5 2 (1.52%) BGP
5 2 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.52%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (1.52%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (1.52%) FWSM
5 2 (1.52%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.52%) LDAP
5 2 (1.52%) SMTP
5 2 (1.52%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.52%) Wireless
6 1 (0.76%) Intranet
6 1 (0.76%) SAN
6 1 (0.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.52%) DB2
2 2 (1.52%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.76%) Ingres
3 1 (0.76%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (0.76%) QlikView
3 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.79%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (2.27%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.52%) CaliberRM
3 2 (1.52%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.76%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.76%) JIRA
4 1 (0.76%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.76%) Rational Robot
4 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (15.91%) Finance
2 3 (2.27%) Avionics
3 2 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (10.61%) Architect
2 13 (9.85%) Analyst
2 13 (9.85%) Developer
3 11 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
4 9 (6.82%) Delivery Manager
4 9 (6.82%) IFS Analyst
4 9 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (6.06%) Active Directory Engineer
5 8 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (4.55%) Mobile Engineer
6 6 (4.55%) Project Engineer
6 6 (4.55%) VMware Engineer
7 5 (3.79%) Digital Delivery Manager
7 5 (3.79%) Exchange Engineer
7 5 (3.79%) Software Engineer
7 5 (3.79%) Technical Leader
7 5 (3.79%) VMS Engineer
8 4 (3.03%) Network Engineer
8 4 (3.03%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.03%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.55%) Middleware
2 2 (1.52%) .NET
2 2 (1.52%) J2EE
2 2 (1.52%) JSON
2 2 (1.52%) SAML
3 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.76%) Entity Framework
3 1 (0.76%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (0.76%) JavaBeans
3 1 (0.76%) JSP
3 1 (0.76%) Servlets
3 1 (0.76%) WinForms
3 1 (0.76%) WPF
3 1 (0.76%) XML
3 1 (0.76%) XSD
3 1 (0.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (16.67%) Clustering
3 10 (7.58%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.30%) PKI
4 7 (5.30%) VAX
5 6 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (2.27%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.52%) VCE vBlock
8 1 (0.76%) CESG
8 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.67%) Windows
2 14 (10.61%) Windows Server
3 10 (7.58%) AIX
3 10 (7.58%) Solaris
4 9 (6.82%) Linux
5 8 (6.06%) Unix
6 7 (5.30%) VME
6 7 (5.30%) VMS
7 2 (1.52%) OpenVMS
7 2 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.76%) HPUX
8 1 (0.76%) OS/390
8 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (15.15%) Project Management
1 20 (15.15%) Time Management
2 14 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (10.61%) Migration
3 12 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 9 (6.82%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (6.82%) Supplier Management
6 8 (6.06%) Mobile Device Management
6 8 (6.06%) PRINCE2
6 8 (6.06%) SABSA
6 8 (6.06%) TOGAF
7 7 (5.30%) Information Security
7 7 (5.30%) Integration Testing
7 7 (5.30%) Presales
8 6 (4.55%) DDoS Mitigation
8 6 (4.55%) Line Management
8 6 (4.55%) Software Engineering
9 5 (3.79%) Agile Project Management
9 5 (3.79%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.39%) Java
2 10 (7.58%) PL/SQL
3 8 (6.06%) COBOL
4 7 (5.30%) DCL
4 7 (5.30%) SQL
5 6 (4.55%) C++
6 3 (2.27%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.27%) VB
7 2 (1.52%) C
7 2 (1.52%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.52%) Lua
7 2 (1.52%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.76%) Ada
8 1 (0.76%) C#
8 1 (0.76%) LINC
8 1 (0.76%) Perl
8 1 (0.76%) Python
8 1 (0.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 132 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.58%) CISSP
3 8 (6.06%) CISMP
4 4 (3.03%) CCNA
4 4 (3.03%) CCNP
4 4 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.76%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.76%) CLAS
6 1 (0.76%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.76%) Degree
6 1 (0.76%) ISEB
6 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 22 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 20 (15.15%) Hyper-V
3 12 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 20 (15.15%) Microsoft Clustering
2 8 (6.06%) AirWatch
2 8 (6.06%) XenMobile
3 3 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.52%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.76%) Puppet
5 1 (0.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (15.15%) VMware
2 16 (12.12%) Veritas
3 10 (7.58%) IFS
3 10 (7.58%) Oracle
4 7 (5.30%) HP
5 5 (3.79%) Citrix
6 3 (2.27%) IronPort
6 3 (2.27%) Micro Focus
6 3 (2.27%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.52%) Axway
7 2 (1.52%) Cisco
7 2 (1.52%) EMC
7 2 (1.52%) Fujitsu
7 2 (1.52%) IBM
7 2 (1.52%) Juniper
7 2 (1.52%) Serena
8 1 (0.76%) Informatica
8 1 (0.76%) NetApp
8 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.76%) Sun
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £440.00 - £484.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago