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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 6 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 64 42 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.04% 25.15% 18.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 56.64% 66.67% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 15 46
Average daily rate
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£363 £263 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.09% -44.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £213 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 2
Average hourly rate £31.95 £15.25 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.50% -51.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.11 £14.50 £30.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.30 £16.75 £32.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £31.92
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -43.60%
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
113 63 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 24.78% 37.72% 27.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 26 62
Average daily rate £355 £273 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.27% -39.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 2
Average hourly rate £32.50 £15.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.67% -52.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 22 December 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 20 £363 +64.77%
Preston -6 14 £430 -37.68%
Chorley - 8 £350 - 2
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 102 (66.23%) SC Cleared
2 38 (24.68%) Microsoft
3 33 (21.43%) SQL
4 31 (20.13%) Windows
5 28 (18.18%) Oracle
6 24 (15.58%) Citrix
6 24 (15.58%) Finance
7 23 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (14.29%) Java
8 22 (14.29%) Windows XP
8 22 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (12.99%) SAP
9 20 (12.99%) MS Excel
10 18 (11.69%) Project Management
10 18 (11.69%) Degree
10 18 (11.69%) SCCM
11 17 (11.04%) PL/SQL
11 17 (11.04%) VBA
12 16 (10.39%) Windows 7
13 15 (9.74%) MS Office
13 15 (9.74%) ITIL
13 15 (9.74%) CA
13 15 (9.74%) Blackberry
13 15 (9.74%) Telecoms
13 15 (9.74%) ResourceLink
13 15 (9.74%) Windows Vista
13 15 (9.74%) SuccessFactors
14 14 (9.09%) Perl
14 14 (9.09%) Data Modelling
14 14 (9.09%) ETL

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (5.84%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.60%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.30%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.30%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.30%) Jetty
3 2 (1.30%) nginx
3 2 (1.30%) CICS
3 2 (1.30%) IIS
3 2 (1.30%) Apache
3 2 (1.30%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.65%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.65%) SAS
4 1 (0.65%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (12.99%) MS Excel
2 15 (9.74%) MS Office
3 8 (5.19%) MS Project
4 4 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.95%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.95%) PowerPivot
6 2 (1.30%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.65%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 15 (9.74%) ResourceLink
2 3 (1.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.30%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.30%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.30%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.74%) SuccessFactors
2 14 (9.09%) SaaS
3 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.65%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.19%) DHCP
1 8 (5.19%) DNS
2 4 (2.60%) HTTP
2 4 (2.60%) SMS
3 3 (1.95%) 3G
3 3 (1.95%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.30%) Firewall
4 2 (1.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (1.30%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (1.30%) LAN
4 2 (1.30%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.30%) SSL
5 1 (0.65%) WAN
5 1 (0.65%) FTP
5 1 (0.65%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (6.49%) Oracle Database
4 9 (5.84%) MS Access
5 7 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (3.90%) PowerCenter
6 6 (3.90%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.60%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.95%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.95%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (1.30%) Big Data
10 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.65%) SSDT
10 1 (0.65%) Base SAS
10 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.65%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.65%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 6 (3.90%) ERwin
2 3 (1.95%) Rational Rose
2 3 (1.95%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (1.95%) JIRA
3 2 (1.30%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (1.30%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.30%) LSMW
4 1 (0.65%) Subversion
4 1 (0.65%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.65%) MSI
4 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.65%) Toad
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.65%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.65%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (15.58%) Finance
2 15 (9.74%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.55%) Banking
4 3 (1.95%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.30%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.30%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (17.53%) Analyst
2 22 (14.29%) Architect
3 19 (12.34%) Developer
4 17 (11.04%) Support Engineer
5 14 (9.09%) Desktop Support
6 13 (8.44%) Project Manager
7 11 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 11 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
8 9 (5.84%) Data Analyst
9 7 (4.55%) Integration Architect
10 4 (2.60%) Software Engineer
10 4 (2.60%) Consultant
10 4 (2.60%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (2.60%) Data Architect
10 4 (2.60%) Report Analyst
10 4 (2.60%) Technical Manager
11 3 (1.95%) Informatica Developer
11 3 (1.95%) Integration Manager
11 3 (1.95%) Senior Project Manager
11 3 (1.95%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.55%) Web Services
2 4 (2.60%) .NET
3 2 (1.30%) HTML
3 2 (1.30%) Servlets
3 2 (1.30%) XML
3 2 (1.30%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.65%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.65%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.65%) Java EE
4 1 (0.65%) jQuery
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.65%) Qt
4 1 (0.65%) GTK+
4 1 (0.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (0.65%) REST
4 1 (0.65%) JAX-RS
4 1 (0.65%) OpenGL
4 1 (0.65%) Middleware
4 1 (0.65%) J2EE
4 1 (0.65%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (9.74%) Blackberry
3 10 (6.49%) Data Structures
4 6 (3.90%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.60%) NHS
5 4 (2.60%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.60%) Open Source
6 3 (1.95%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.95%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.30%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.30%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.30%) VSAM
7 2 (1.30%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.65%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.65%) CESG
8 1 (0.65%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.65%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.65%) GIS
8 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.13%) Windows
2 22 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 16 (10.39%) Windows 7
4 15 (9.74%) Windows Vista
5 9 (5.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (4.55%) UNIX
8 6 (3.90%) Linux
9 1 (0.65%) AIX
9 1 (0.65%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.65%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (11.69%) Project Management
3 15 (9.74%) ITIL
4 14 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 14 (9.09%) ETL
5 12 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (7.79%) Migration
5 12 (7.79%) Data Analysis
5 12 (7.79%) Software Deployment
6 7 (4.55%) Dimensional Modelling
6 7 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 6 (3.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (3.90%) Performance Testing
8 5 (3.25%) Unit Testing
8 5 (3.25%) Business Analysis
8 5 (3.25%) Supplier Management
8 5 (3.25%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (3.25%) Data Migration
8 5 (3.25%) Data Architecture
8 5 (3.25%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 33 (21.43%) SQL
2 22 (14.29%) Java
3 17 (11.04%) PL/SQL
3 17 (11.04%) VBA
4 14 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 14 (9.09%) Perl
5 13 (8.44%) Python
6 6 (3.90%) C
7 5 (3.25%) VB
8 3 (1.95%) C++
8 3 (1.95%) COBOL
9 2 (1.30%) C#
9 2 (1.30%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.30%) JCL
9 2 (1.30%) R
10 1 (0.65%) sed
10 1 (0.65%) AWK
10 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 102 (66.23%) SC Cleared
2 18 (11.69%) Degree
3 7 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (3.25%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.95%) PMP
5 3 (1.95%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.30%) MCSE
6 2 (1.30%) ISEB
6 2 (1.30%) CISSP
6 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.30%) IIBA
6 2 (1.30%) CBAP
7 1 (0.65%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.79%) SLA
2 3 (1.95%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 14 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 14 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (4.55%) XenApp
3 5 (3.25%) XenServer
3 5 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.30%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.30%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.30%) Xen
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (11.69%) SCCM
2 4 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.95%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (1.30%) Puppet
5 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.65%) OpenView
5 1 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.65%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 38 (24.68%) Microsoft
2 28 (18.18%) Oracle
3 24 (15.58%) Citrix
4 20 (12.99%) SAP
5 15 (9.74%) CA
6 14 (9.09%) Dell
6 14 (9.09%) AppSense
7 13 (8.44%) webMethods
8 12 (7.79%) Lumension
9 11 (7.14%) Software AG
10 9 (5.84%) VMware
11 7 (4.55%) Informatica
11 7 (4.55%) HP
12 5 (3.25%) Cognos
13 3 (1.95%) IBM
13 3 (1.95%) Talend
14 2 (1.30%) F5
14 2 (1.30%) Cisco
14 2 (1.30%) Compaq
15 1 (0.65%) Siebel
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