The table below looks at the statistics for OSCP in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSCP over the 3 months to 22 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank - 76 -
Contract jobs citing OSCP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.082% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
174 155 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 12.66% 12.75% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 71 100
Average daily rate £372 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £198 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 19
Average hourly rate £17.25 £26.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.65% +67.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £37.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.79
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -24.32%

OSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

OSCP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

OSCP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing OSCP 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 OSCP.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) GSEC
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) GPEN
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management

OSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing OSCP 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 OSCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) GSEC
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) GPEN
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee