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 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 2 1 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 74 90 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 21.76% 19.82% 9.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 62.71% 65.69% 43.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 36 6
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£423 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.36% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £256 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £544 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 4
Average hourly rate £35.70 £19.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.89% -7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.78 £18.00 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £44.20 £20.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £20.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+69.13% -5.81%
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
118 137 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 34.71% 30.18% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 64 19
Average daily rate £420 £377 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.40% +25.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £265 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £563 £339
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 7
Average hourly rate £41.00 £20.50 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -1.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.52 £18.00 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.00 £47.00 £32.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -9.52%

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 30 July 2015.

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
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 30 July 2015. 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 +1 26 £368 +2.79% 2
Preston -1 20 £500 -2.91% 1
Lytham St Annes +6 3 £350 -9.53%
Burnley - 1 £300 - 1
Lancaster - 1 - -
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

1 116 (65.17%) SC Cleared
2 45 (25.28%) SQL
3 37 (20.79%) Microsoft
4 35 (19.66%) Oracle
4 35 (19.66%) Windows
5 31 (17.42%) Migration
6 26 (14.61%) Java
7 23 (12.92%) Project Management
7 23 (12.92%) Degree
8 22 (12.36%) SharePoint
9 21 (11.80%) MS Excel
9 21 (11.80%) ITIL
10 19 (10.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 18 (10.11%) HP
11 18 (10.11%) UNIX
12 17 (9.55%) Validation
12 17 (9.55%) VMware
13 16 (8.99%) XML
13 16 (8.99%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (8.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (8.43%) PL/SQL
14 15 (8.43%) Active Directory
14 15 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (7.87%) Linux
16 13 (7.30%) SQL Server
16 13 (7.30%) Web Services
16 13 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (7.30%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (7.30%) WebSphere
17 12 (6.74%) MS Visio

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 22 (12.36%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.30%) WebSphere
3 10 (5.62%) JBoss
4 5 (2.81%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (2.25%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (1.69%) IIS
6 3 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.69%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.69%) Tuxedo
7 2 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.56%) PowerExchange
8 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.56%) Apache
8 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.56%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.56%) Jetty
8 1 (0.56%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (11.80%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.74%) MS Visio
3 8 (4.49%) MS Office
4 7 (3.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.81%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (2.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.25%) SAP HCM
1 4 (2.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.56%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.37%) OpenShift
2 5 (2.81%) PaaS
2 5 (2.81%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.69%) SaaS
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.56%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.56%) Boomi
5 1 (0.56%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.06%) SSL
2 8 (4.49%) DNS
2 8 (4.49%) DHCP
3 6 (3.37%) OSPF
3 6 (3.37%) BGP
3 6 (3.37%) Firewall
4 5 (2.81%) IPsec
5 3 (1.69%) MPLS
5 3 (1.69%) SNMP
5 3 (1.69%) LAN
5 3 (1.69%) WAN
6 2 (1.12%) ADSL
6 2 (1.12%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.12%) FTP
7 1 (0.56%) HTTP
7 1 (0.56%) ISDN
7 1 (0.56%) SAN
7 1 (0.56%) DWDM
7 1 (0.56%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (7.30%) SQL Server
3 11 (6.18%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (5.62%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.06%) Oracle Database
6 7 (3.93%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.81%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (2.25%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (1.69%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 3 (1.69%) MS Access
9 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.12%) Cognos Report Studio
10 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.56%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (0.56%) PowerCenter
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle Discoverer
11 1 (0.56%) OLAP
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (3.93%) Maven
2 6 (3.37%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.81%) LoadRunner
3 5 (2.81%) ProC
3 5 (2.81%) JIRA
3 5 (2.81%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.25%) Facilita Forecast
4 4 (2.25%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.25%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (2.25%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.69%) HP UFT
5 3 (1.69%) MSI
6 1 (0.56%) JMeter
6 1 (0.56%) Subversion
6 1 (0.56%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.56%) StarTeam
6 1 (0.56%) LoadUI
6 1 (0.56%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 12 (6.74%) Finance
2 5 (2.81%) Aerospace
3 4 (2.25%) Avionics
4 3 (1.69%) Military
5 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.12%) Automotive
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (18.54%) Architect
2 29 (16.29%) Analyst
3 20 (11.24%) Developer
4 14 (7.87%) Project Manager
5 12 (6.74%) Business Analyst
6 8 (4.49%) Consultant
7 7 (3.93%) Software Engineer
7 7 (3.93%) Data Analyst
8 6 (3.37%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (3.37%) Technical Architect
8 6 (3.37%) Network Architect
9 5 (2.81%) SQL Programmer
9 5 (2.81%) Programmer
9 5 (2.81%) Senior Manager
9 5 (2.81%) Support Engineer
9 5 (2.81%) Test Manager
9 5 (2.81%) Oracle Consultant
9 5 (2.81%) Applications Architect
9 5 (2.81%) Test Engineer
10 4 (2.25%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.99%) XML
2 13 (7.30%) Web Services
3 11 (6.18%) HTML
4 9 (5.06%) .NET
5 6 (3.37%) JSP
6 5 (2.81%) Middleware
7 4 (2.25%) SOAP
7 4 (2.25%) XSD
7 4 (2.25%) XSLT
7 4 (2.25%) WSDL
8 3 (1.69%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.12%) Struts
9 2 (1.12%) Spring
9 2 (1.12%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.56%) Software Packaging
10 1 (0.56%) jQuery
10 1 (0.56%) Java EE 5
10 1 (0.56%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.56%) Apache Camel
10 1 (0.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.06%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.49%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.81%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.25%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.25%) DataPower
6 3 (1.69%) Data Conversion
6 3 (1.69%) Economics
6 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.12%) GIS
7 2 (1.12%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.56%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.56%) PMI
8 1 (0.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 35 (19.66%) Windows
2 19 (10.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (10.11%) UNIX
4 14 (7.87%) Linux
5 10 (5.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (5.06%) Solaris
7 8 (4.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (3.93%) Windows 7
9 5 (2.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.25%) AIX
11 3 (1.69%) VME
12 1 (0.56%) VMS
12 1 (0.56%) MVS
12 1 (0.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.42%) Migration
2 23 (12.92%) Project Management
3 21 (11.80%) ITIL
4 17 (9.55%) Validation
5 15 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (6.74%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (6.18%) Test Scripting
9 10 (5.62%) CRM
9 10 (5.62%) Data Migration
9 10 (5.62%) SDLC
10 8 (4.49%) DevOps
10 8 (4.49%) UML
10 8 (4.49%) Service Management
10 8 (4.49%) Performance Testing
11 7 (3.93%) TOGAF
11 7 (3.93%) Automated Testing
11 7 (3.93%) PRINCE2
11 7 (3.93%) Change Management
11 7 (3.93%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 45 (25.28%) SQL
2 26 (14.61%) Java
3 15 (8.43%) PL/SQL
4 11 (6.18%) PowerShell
5 9 (5.06%) VBA
5 9 (5.06%) T-SQL
5 9 (5.06%) VBScript
6 8 (4.49%) Shell Script
7 6 (3.37%) C
7 6 (3.37%) Perl
8 4 (2.25%) COBOL
8 4 (2.25%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.25%) VB
9 3 (1.69%) C#
10 2 (1.12%) Ada
11 1 (0.56%) Python
11 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 116 (65.17%) SC Cleared
2 23 (12.92%) Degree
3 13 (7.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (3.93%) BC Cleared
5 6 (3.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (3.37%) MCSE
5 6 (3.37%) MCSA
5 6 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (3.37%) MCITP
6 5 (2.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (2.81%) ISEB
7 4 (2.25%) ISTQB
7 4 (2.25%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.69%) PMP
8 3 (1.69%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.69%) CCNP
9 2 (1.12%) CCNA
9 2 (1.12%) VCP4
9 2 (1.12%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.93%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) JSP 440
System Software
1 16 (8.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (8.43%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.49%) vSphere
4 7 (3.93%) XenServer
5 6 (3.37%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (2.81%) XenApp
7 3 (1.69%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (5.06%) Puppet
2 5 (2.81%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.25%) Ansible
3 4 (2.25%) Salt
4 3 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.12%) EdgeSight
5 2 (1.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.12%) SCCM
6 1 (0.56%) WSUS
6 1 (0.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.56%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 37 (20.79%) Microsoft
2 35 (19.66%) Oracle
3 18 (10.11%) HP
4 17 (9.55%) VMware
5 11 (6.18%) Citrix
6 8 (4.49%) Cisco
7 7 (3.93%) Cognos
7 7 (3.93%) Juniper
8 6 (3.37%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.37%) CheckPoint
8 6 (3.37%) IBM
8 6 (3.37%) AppSense
9 5 (2.81%) Dell
9 5 (2.81%) SAP
10 4 (2.25%) PeopleSoft
10 4 (2.25%) Sun
10 4 (2.25%) Compaq
10 4 (2.25%) Symantec
10 4 (2.25%) McAfee
10 4 (2.25%) Curam
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