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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 61 66 58
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 36 31 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.02% 2.03% 2.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.64% 11.03% 16.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 3
Median daily rate £444 £135 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+228.70% -70.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £135 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £421 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £33.52 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +59.61%
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
264 281 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.78% 18.40% 13.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 128 74
Median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £163 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 18
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.65 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.62% +13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £11.05 £12.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +12.50%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -6 6 £475 +16.56%
Bolton - 1 - -
SC Cleared
North West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 74 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (36.49%) Oracle
3 26 (35.14%) Migration
4 14 (18.92%) Data Migration
5 12 (16.22%) Data Centre
6 10 (13.51%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (13.51%) AIX
6 10 (13.51%) Oracle EBS R12
7 9 (12.16%) Linux
7 9 (12.16%) IBM
8 8 (10.81%) Unix
8 8 (10.81%) C
8 8 (10.81%) C++
8 8 (10.81%) Configuration Management
8 8 (10.81%) Project Management
8 8 (10.81%) Software Engineering
8 8 (10.81%) Oracle Database
9 7 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (8.11%) Oracle ODI
10 6 (8.11%) Information Security
10 6 (8.11%) WebLogic
10 6 (8.11%) Cisco
11 5 (6.76%) Ethernet
11 5 (6.76%) Python
11 5 (6.76%) Mentoring
11 5 (6.76%) RS-422
11 5 (6.76%) TDD
12 4 (5.41%) Sourcefire
12 4 (5.41%) Snort
12 4 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection

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 6 (8.11%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.35%) Apache
3 1 (1.35%) Confluence
3 1 (1.35%) JBoss
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (13.51%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.35%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) Ethernet
1 5 (6.76%) RS-422
2 4 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (5.41%) LAN
2 4 (5.41%) tcpdump
2 4 (5.41%) WAN
2 4 (5.41%) Wireshark
3 3 (4.05%) Bluetooth
4 2 (2.70%) 4G
4 2 (2.70%) HTTP
4 2 (2.70%) LDAP
4 2 (2.70%) SAN
4 2 (2.70%) SSL
5 1 (1.35%) Internet
5 1 (1.35%) LTE
5 1 (1.35%) Network Security
5 1 (1.35%) PBX
5 1 (1.35%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.81%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.11%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.35%) MySQL
5 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) PeopleTools
2 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.35%) JIRA
2 1 (1.35%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (4.05%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Advertising
2 1 (1.35%) Electronics
2 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (16.22%) Developer
2 10 (13.51%) Architect
3 8 (10.81%) Analyst
3 8 (10.81%) Software Engineer
4 5 (6.76%) Data Migration Lead
4 5 (6.76%) Data Migration Manager
4 5 (6.76%) Migration Manager
4 5 (6.76%) Security Analyst
5 4 (5.41%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) Consultant
5 4 (5.41%) Data Manager
5 4 (5.41%) DBA
5 4 (5.41%) Oracle Data Migration Manager
5 4 (5.41%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (5.41%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared DBA
6 3 (4.05%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 3 (4.05%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) XML
2 2 (2.70%) .NET
2 2 (2.70%) Akka
2 2 (2.70%) J2EE
2 2 (2.70%) Play Framework
3 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.35%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.35%) ADO.NET
3 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.35%) Apache Camel
3 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.35%) JDBC
3 1 (1.35%) JSON
3 1 (1.35%) Middleware
3 1 (1.35%) REST
3 1 (1.35%) SOAP
3 1 (1.35%) Spring
3 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.41%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (4.05%) CESG
3 3 (4.05%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.70%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.35%) AS400
5 1 (1.35%) DataPower
5 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.35%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.35%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.51%) AIX
2 9 (12.16%) Linux
3 8 (10.81%) Unix
4 4 (5.41%) Windows
5 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.35%) MVS
6 1 (1.35%) OS/400
6 1 (1.35%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.14%) Migration
2 14 (18.92%) Data Migration
3 8 (10.81%) Configuration Management
3 8 (10.81%) Project Management
3 8 (10.81%) Software Engineering
4 7 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.11%) Information Security
6 5 (6.76%) Mentoring
6 5 (6.76%) TDD
7 4 (5.41%) Database Tuning
7 4 (5.41%) ERP
7 4 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.41%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.41%) Release Management
7 4 (5.41%) Security Operations
7 4 (5.41%) SIEM
8 3 (4.05%) Change Management
8 3 (4.05%) CRM
8 3 (4.05%) ITIL
8 3 (4.05%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.81%) C
1 8 (10.81%) C++
2 5 (6.76%) Python
3 4 (5.41%) Java
3 4 (5.41%) Shell Script
3 4 (5.41%) SQL
4 3 (4.05%) PeopleCode
4 3 (4.05%) SQR
5 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.70%) Ruby
5 2 (2.70%) Scala
6 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 74 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.05%) CREST Certified
2 3 (4.05%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.70%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (2.70%) CHECK Team Member
3 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.70%) Cyber Scheme
3 2 (2.70%) OSCP
3 2 (2.70%) Tigerscheme
4 1 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.35%) CCDP
4 1 (1.35%) CCNA
4 1 (1.35%) CCNP
4 1 (1.35%) CISSP
4 1 (1.35%) MCSE
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.35%) OCP
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (5.41%) Snort
1 4 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.35%) Graylog
2 1 (1.35%) Nagios
2 1 (1.35%) Puppet
2 1 (1.35%) SCCM
2 1 (1.35%) yum
Vendors
1 27 (36.49%) Oracle
2 9 (12.16%) IBM
3 6 (8.11%) Cisco
4 4 (5.41%) Serena
4 4 (5.41%) Sourcefire
5 3 (4.05%) Baan
5 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.05%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (2.70%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.70%) Informatica
6 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.35%) Aruba
7 1 (1.35%) EMC
7 1 (1.35%) VMware