The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 6 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 59 28 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 13.69% 18.42% 19.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 58.42% 65.12% 68.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 9 57
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£403 £224 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+79.70% -52.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £212 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £333 £531
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £34.75 £18.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.05% -44.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £18.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+10.61% -36.28%
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 Lancashire region.

Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
101 43 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 23.43% 28.29% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 17 73
Average daily rate £400 £225 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £350 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 £18.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.55% -44.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Security Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014. 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
Blackpool -4 19 £380 +71.57%
Preston 0 15 £510 - 1
Chorley +1 6 £350 - 2
Skelmersdale - - - -
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 95 (65.52%) SC Cleared
2 40 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 34 (23.45%) Windows
4 29 (20.00%) Citrix
5 28 (19.31%) SQL
6 25 (17.24%) Windows XP
7 23 (15.86%) Oracle
7 23 (15.86%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (15.17%) Java
8 22 (15.17%) Finance
9 21 (14.48%) SCCM
10 20 (13.79%) Windows 7
11 18 (12.41%) Degree
11 18 (12.41%) Windows Vista
11 18 (12.41%) SAP
11 18 (12.41%) Project Management
12 17 (11.72%) Blackberry
12 17 (11.72%) CA
12 17 (11.72%) MS Office
12 17 (11.72%) MS Excel
13 16 (11.03%) PL/SQL
13 16 (11.03%) Active Directory
13 16 (11.03%) Microsoft App-V
13 16 (11.03%) AppSense
14 15 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (10.34%) Dell
14 15 (10.34%) VBA
14 15 (10.34%) Software Deployment
15 14 (9.66%) Lumension
15 14 (9.66%) SaaS

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 9 (6.21%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.38%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.38%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.38%) Jetty
3 2 (1.38%) nginx
3 2 (1.38%) CICS
3 2 (1.38%) IIS
3 2 (1.38%) Apache
3 2 (1.38%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.69%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.69%) SAS
4 1 (0.69%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (11.72%) MS Office
1 17 (11.72%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.52%) MS Project
3 2 (1.38%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (8.97%) ResourceLink
2 2 (1.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.69%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.69%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.69%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.66%) SaaS
2 13 (8.97%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.69%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.90%) DHCP
1 10 (6.90%) DNS
2 5 (3.45%) SMS
3 4 (2.76%) HTTP
3 4 (2.76%) 3G
3 4 (2.76%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.38%) Firewall
4 2 (1.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (1.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (1.38%) LAN
4 2 (1.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.38%) SSL
5 1 (0.69%) WAN
5 1 (0.69%) FTP
5 1 (0.69%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.52%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (5.52%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.14%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.14%) PowerCenter
3 6 (4.14%) MS Access
4 4 (2.76%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.07%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.38%) Big Data
7 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.69%) Easytrieve
7 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.69%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.69%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 6 (4.14%) ERwin
2 3 (2.07%) Rational Rose
2 3 (2.07%) JIRA
2 3 (2.07%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.38%) CaliberRM
3 2 (1.38%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (1.38%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.69%) MSI
4 1 (0.69%) LSMW
4 1 (0.69%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.69%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle APEX
General
1 22 (15.17%) Finance
2 14 (9.66%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.52%) Banking
4 2 (1.38%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.69%) Billing
5 1 (0.69%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (18.62%) Analyst
2 18 (12.41%) Support Engineer
3 17 (11.72%) Architect
4 16 (11.03%) Desktop Support
4 16 (11.03%) Developer
5 13 (8.97%) Project Manager
5 13 (8.97%) Desktop Engineer
6 12 (8.28%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 9 (6.21%) Data Analyst
8 7 (4.83%) Integration Architect
9 4 (2.76%) Business Analyst
9 4 (2.76%) Test Manager
9 4 (2.76%) Consultant
9 4 (2.76%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.07%) Support Specialist
10 3 (2.07%) Applications Support
10 3 (2.07%) Data Architect
10 3 (2.07%) Test Analyst
10 3 (2.07%) Informatica Developer
10 3 (2.07%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.83%) Web Services
2 3 (2.07%) .NET
3 2 (1.38%) HTML
3 2 (1.38%) Servlets
4 1 (0.69%) J2EE
4 1 (0.69%) CSS
4 1 (0.69%) OpenGL
4 1 (0.69%) Middleware
4 1 (0.69%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.69%) Java EE
4 1 (0.69%) jQuery
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.69%) Qt
4 1 (0.69%) GTK+
4 1 (0.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (0.69%) REST
4 1 (0.69%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.86%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (11.72%) Blackberry
3 10 (6.90%) Data Structures
4 7 (4.83%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.76%) NHS
5 4 (2.76%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.76%) Open Source
6 3 (2.07%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.07%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.07%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.38%) VSAM
8 1 (0.69%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.69%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.69%) GIS
8 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.69%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 34 (23.45%) Windows
2 25 (17.24%) Windows XP
3 20 (13.79%) Windows 7
4 18 (12.41%) Windows Vista
5 10 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (6.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.14%) UNIX
7 6 (4.14%) Linux
8 1 (0.69%) AIX
8 1 (0.69%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.69%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (12.41%) Project Management
2 15 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (10.34%) Software Deployment
3 14 (9.66%) ITIL
4 11 (7.59%) Data Modelling
4 11 (7.59%) ETL
4 11 (7.59%) Migration
5 10 (6.90%) Data Analysis
6 7 (4.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (4.14%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (4.14%) Service Delivery
7 6 (4.14%) Test Scripting
7 6 (4.14%) Dimensional Modelling
7 6 (4.14%) Data Migration
7 6 (4.14%) Performance Testing
8 5 (3.45%) Business Analysis
8 5 (3.45%) Data Transformation
9 4 (2.76%) Metadata Management
9 4 (2.76%) Supplier Management
9 4 (2.76%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (19.31%) SQL
2 22 (15.17%) Java
3 16 (11.03%) PL/SQL
4 15 (10.34%) VBA
5 14 (9.66%) Shell Script
6 13 (8.97%) Python
6 13 (8.97%) Perl
7 5 (3.45%) C
7 5 (3.45%) VB
8 3 (2.07%) COBOL
9 2 (1.38%) C++
9 2 (1.38%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.38%) JCL
9 2 (1.38%) R
10 1 (0.69%) sed
10 1 (0.69%) AWK
10 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 95 (65.52%) SC Cleared
2 18 (12.41%) Degree
3 6 (4.14%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.76%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.07%) PMP
5 3 (2.07%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.07%) MCSE
5 3 (2.07%) ISEB
5 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.38%) IIBA
6 2 (1.38%) CBAP
7 1 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.69%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.97%) SLA
2 4 (2.76%) QA
System Software
1 16 (11.03%) Active Directory
1 16 (11.03%) Microsoft App-V
2 9 (6.21%) XenApp
3 6 (4.14%) XenServer
4 5 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.07%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.38%) vSphere
6 2 (1.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (14.48%) SCCM
2 7 (4.83%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.07%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (1.38%) Puppet
5 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.69%) OpenView
5 1 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 40 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 29 (20.00%) Citrix
3 23 (15.86%) Oracle
4 18 (12.41%) SAP
5 17 (11.72%) CA
6 16 (11.03%) AppSense
7 15 (10.34%) Dell
8 14 (9.66%) Lumension
9 12 (8.28%) webMethods
10 11 (7.59%) Software AG
11 10 (6.90%) HP
12 9 (6.21%) VMware
13 7 (4.83%) Informatica
14 4 (2.76%) IBM
15 3 (2.07%) Talend
15 3 (2.07%) Compaq
15 3 (2.07%) Cognos
16 2 (1.38%) F5
17 1 (0.69%) Curam
17 1 (0.69%) Google
Chorley, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
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