The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 29 August 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.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 71 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 37 41 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.99% 2.29% 2.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.34% 14.59% 15.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 6
Median daily rate £450 £450 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +48.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £135 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £500 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £35.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-2.81% +77.50%
SC 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 Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
258 281 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.88% 15.70% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 134 109
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £353
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 9
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.25 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% -43.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.56 £10.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.10 £40.00 £30.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.71
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +14.18%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 7 £475 -
SC Cleared
North West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 68 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 35 (51.47%) Migration
3 26 (38.24%) Oracle
4 22 (32.35%) Data Migration
5 12 (17.65%) Data Centre
6 9 (13.24%) Data Transformation
6 9 (13.24%) Oracle ODI
6 9 (13.24%) Oracle EBS R12
7 8 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 8 (11.76%) Resource Allocation
7 8 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (11.76%) AIX
7 8 (11.76%) Linux
8 7 (10.29%) IBM
8 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database
9 6 (8.82%) Unix
10 5 (7.35%) Java
10 5 (7.35%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (7.35%) ERP
10 5 (7.35%) Project Management
10 5 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (5.88%) Data Guard
11 4 (5.88%) Database Tuning
11 4 (5.88%) Oracle Application Server
11 4 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
11 4 (5.88%) Oracle 11i

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.94%) CMS
3 1 (1.47%) Apache
3 1 (1.47%) Confluence
3 1 (1.47%) JBoss
3 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) 4G
1 2 (2.94%) Ethernet
1 2 (2.94%) Firewall
1 2 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (2.94%) LAN
1 2 (2.94%) Network Security
1 2 (2.94%) RS-422
1 2 (2.94%) SAN
1 2 (2.94%) WAN
2 1 (1.47%) 3G
2 1 (1.47%) BGP
2 1 (1.47%) HTTP
2 1 (1.47%) LTE
2 1 (1.47%) SNMP
2 1 (1.47%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.47%) tcpdump
2 1 (1.47%) Wireless
2 1 (1.47%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.47%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.24%) Oracle ODI
2 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.47%) MySQL
6 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.47%) JIRA
1 1 (1.47%) JUnit
1 1 (1.47%) LabVIEW
1 1 (1.47%) Maven
1 1 (1.47%) Selenium
1 1 (1.47%) TestNG
General
1 1 (1.47%) Electronics
1 1 (1.47%) Finance
1 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (16.18%) Architect
1 11 (16.18%) Data Migration Lead
2 10 (14.71%) Developer
3 5 (7.35%) Data Manager
3 5 (7.35%) Migration Manager
4 4 (5.88%) Analyst
4 4 (5.88%) Data Migration Developer
4 4 (5.88%) Data Migration Manager
4 4 (5.88%) DBA
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle Data Migration Manager
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 4 (5.88%) SC Cleared DBA
5 3 (4.41%) Consultant
5 3 (4.41%) ERP Developer
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle Team Leader
5 3 (4.41%) Team Leader
6 2 (2.94%) ITIL Manager
6 2 (2.94%) Migration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) XML
2 2 (2.94%) Akka
2 2 (2.94%) J2EE
2 2 (2.94%) Play Framework
3 1 (1.47%) .NET
3 1 (1.47%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.47%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.47%) Apache Camel
3 1 (1.47%) HTML
3 1 (1.47%) JDBC
3 1 (1.47%) JSON
3 1 (1.47%) Middleware
3 1 (1.47%) REST
3 1 (1.47%) SOAP
3 1 (1.47%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.41%) CESG
2 3 (4.41%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.94%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.47%) AS400
4 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.47%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.47%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) AIX
1 8 (11.76%) Linux
2 6 (8.82%) Unix
3 4 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (1.47%) MVS
4 1 (1.47%) OS/400
4 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.47%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (51.47%) Migration
2 22 (32.35%) Data Migration
3 9 (13.24%) Data Transformation
4 8 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 8 (11.76%) Resource Allocation
5 5 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.35%) ERP
5 5 (7.35%) Project Management
6 4 (5.88%) Database Tuning
6 4 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.88%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.41%) Information Security
7 3 (4.41%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (2.94%) BDD
8 2 (2.94%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.94%) E-business
8 2 (2.94%) ITSM
8 2 (2.94%) Scrum
8 2 (2.94%) Software Engineering
8 2 (2.94%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.35%) Java
2 4 (5.88%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.94%) C
3 2 (2.94%) C++
3 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.94%) Python
3 2 (2.94%) Ruby
3 2 (2.94%) Scala
4 1 (1.47%) PHP
4 1 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.41%) CREST Certified
3 2 (2.94%) CCNA
3 2 (2.94%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (2.94%) CHECK Team Member
3 2 (2.94%) CISSP
3 2 (2.94%) Cyber Scheme
3 2 (2.94%) OSCP
3 2 (2.94%) Tigerscheme
4 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.47%) CCDP
4 1 (1.47%) CCIE
4 1 (1.47%) CCNP
4 1 (1.47%) CSSLP
4 1 (1.47%) ISEB
4 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.47%) MCSE
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.47%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.47%) Snort
3 1 (1.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.47%) Graylog
2 1 (1.47%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.47%) Nagios
2 1 (1.47%) Puppet
2 1 (1.47%) SCCM
2 1 (1.47%) yum
2 1 (1.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (38.24%) Oracle
2 7 (10.29%) IBM
3 4 (5.88%) Cisco
3 4 (5.88%) Informatica
4 3 (4.41%) Baan
4 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.94%) VMware
6 1 (1.47%) Aruba
6 1 (1.47%) EMC
6 1 (1.47%) F5
6 1 (1.47%) HP
6 1 (1.47%) Serena
6 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.47%) Sourcefire