The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 8 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 41 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 17.67% 10.14% 11.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 65.08% 32.31% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 8
Average daily rate £400 £495 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.19% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £398 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £516 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+69.18% +39.55%
SC Cleared
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Qualifications Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
63 65 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 27.16% 31.40% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 40 19
Average daily rate £425 £453 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.07% +13.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £250 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £700 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £15.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 99 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 64 (64.65%) Oracle
3 45 (45.45%) Oracle EBS R12
4 36 (36.36%) Finance
5 31 (31.31%) Oracle Payables
6 23 (23.23%) Test Scripting
7 22 (22.22%) ERP
8 21 (21.21%) Oracle EBS
8 21 (21.21%) Oracle ERP
9 20 (20.20%) SOA
9 20 (20.20%) XML
10 15 (15.15%) SQL
10 15 (15.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 14 (14.14%) CRM
12 13 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (12.12%) Oracle Fusion
13 12 (12.12%) WebCenter
14 11 (11.11%) Middleware
14 11 (11.11%) IBM
14 11 (11.11%) Functional Testing
15 9 (9.09%) Migration
15 9 (9.09%) Oracle Database
16 8 (8.08%) Oracle Database 11g
16 8 (8.08%) Oracle BI EE
16 8 (8.08%) Informatica
16 8 (8.08%) PL/SQL
17 7 (7.07%) DB2
17 7 (7.07%) Siebel
17 7 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
17 7 (7.07%) InterSystems Cache

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (15.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (7.07%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (6.06%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (3.03%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.02%) Oracle UPK
6 1 (1.01%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 45 (45.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 31 (31.31%) Oracle Payables
3 21 (21.21%) Oracle EBS
3 21 (21.21%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (5.05%) Network Security
2 3 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.02%) BIG-IP
3 2 (2.02%) DHCP
3 2 (2.02%) DNS
3 2 (2.02%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (2.02%) LAN
3 2 (2.02%) SNMP
3 2 (2.02%) VoIP
3 2 (2.02%) WAN
4 1 (1.01%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (1.01%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.01%) FTP
4 1 (1.01%) HTTP
4 1 (1.01%) IPsec
4 1 (1.01%) LDAP
4 1 (1.01%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.01%) VPN
4 1 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 8 (8.08%) Oracle BI EE
2 8 (8.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (7.07%) DB2
3 7 (7.07%) InterSystems Cache
4 6 (6.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.01%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
General
1 36 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (4.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (25.25%) Consultant
2 16 (16.16%) Analyst
2 16 (16.16%) Test Analyst
3 15 (15.15%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 15 (15.15%) Tester
4 13 (13.13%) Oracle Consultant
5 12 (12.12%) Developer
6 11 (11.11%) Functional Analyst
6 11 (11.11%) Functional Test Analyst
7 10 (10.10%) Oracle Developer
8 9 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Consultant
8 9 (9.09%) SOA Consultant
9 8 (8.08%) Security Manager
10 5 (5.05%) Administrator
10 5 (5.05%) Architect
10 5 (5.05%) Oracle Analyst
11 4 (4.04%) Financial Analyst
11 4 (4.04%) Operations Manager
11 4 (4.04%) Procurement Analyst
11 4 (4.04%) Siebel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.20%) XML
2 12 (12.12%) Oracle Fusion
2 12 (12.12%) WebCenter
3 11 (11.11%) Middleware
4 6 (6.06%) Web Services
5 1 (1.01%) J2EE
5 1 (1.01%) JAAS
5 1 (1.01%) JMS
5 1 (1.01%) SOAP
5 1 (1.01%) WSDL
5 1 (1.01%) XSD
5 1 (1.01%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.05%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.04%) BYOD
3 4 (4.04%) CESG
4 2 (2.02%) IVR
5 1 (1.01%) Clustering
5 1 (1.01%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.01%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.06%) Unix
2 3 (3.03%) Linux
2 3 (3.03%) Windows
3 2 (2.02%) Solaris
4 1 (1.01%) Android
4 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.01%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.23%) Test Scripting
2 22 (22.22%) ERP
3 20 (20.20%) SOA
4 14 (14.14%) CRM
5 11 (11.11%) Functional Testing
6 9 (9.09%) Migration
7 7 (7.07%) Dashboard Development
7 7 (7.07%) Workflow
8 6 (6.06%) BPEL
8 6 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.06%) Risk Management
9 5 (5.05%) Data Migration
9 5 (5.05%) Data Modelling
9 5 (5.05%) Information Assurance
9 5 (5.05%) Information Security
9 5 (5.05%) Load Balancing
9 5 (5.05%) OWASP
9 5 (5.05%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (4.04%) Security Patching
10 4 (4.04%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.15%) SQL
2 8 (8.08%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.02%) Java
4 1 (1.01%) C
4 1 (1.01%) XPath
Qualifications
1 99 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.04%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.01%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (4.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.02%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (2.02%) XenApp
1 2 (2.02%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 64 (64.65%) Oracle
2 11 (11.11%) IBM
3 8 (8.08%) Informatica
4 7 (7.07%) Siebel
5 5 (5.05%) F5
6 3 (3.03%) Cisco
6 3 (3.03%) Citrix
7 2 (2.02%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.02%) Sun
7 2 (2.02%) VMware
8 1 (1.01%) Apple
8 1 (1.01%) Aruba
8 1 (1.01%) Brocade
8 1 (1.01%) Endeca
8 1 (1.01%) Google
8 1 (1.01%) HP
8 1 (1.01%) Juniper