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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 72 72 72
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 24 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.48% 1.11% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.21% 8.70% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 3
Average daily rate
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£475 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.70% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £284 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £388 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.84 £18.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+88.00% -36.84%
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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
235 161 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.49% 12.80% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 69 47
Average daily rate £350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 14
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £127.75 £22.38 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 46 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (36.96%) Oracle
3 15 (32.61%) Finance
4 12 (26.09%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (19.57%) Oracle EBS R12
6 8 (17.39%) Windows
7 7 (15.22%) SQL
7 7 (15.22%) Cisco
8 6 (13.04%) Test Management
8 6 (13.04%) CCNP
8 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (10.87%) Juniper
9 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
9 5 (10.87%) PL/SQL
9 5 (10.87%) ITIL
9 5 (10.87%) Integration Testing
9 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
10 4 (8.70%) Migration
10 4 (8.70%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (8.70%) VMware
10 4 (8.70%) WatchGuard
10 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (8.70%) CRM
10 4 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (8.70%) TRIRIGA
11 3 (6.52%) Functional Testing
11 3 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (6.52%) Service Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (6.52%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (19.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (8.70%) TRIRIGA
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle Payroll
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (2.17%) DWDM
3 1 (2.17%) MPLS
3 1 (2.17%) OSPF
3 1 (2.17%) BGP
3 1 (2.17%) ISDN
3 1 (2.17%) LAN
3 1 (2.17%) WAN
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.17%) VPN
3 1 (2.17%) xDSL
3 1 (2.17%) Wireless Security
3 1 (2.17%) Wireless
3 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (32.61%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.52%) Local Government
4 2 (4.35%) General Ledger
4 2 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Consultant
2 9 (19.57%) Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Oracle Consultant
4 6 (13.04%) Network Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Functional Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Test Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Network Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Payroll Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Functional Test Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Functional Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Citrix Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.35%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.35%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) VMS
3 2 (4.35%) UNIX
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.17%) AIX
4 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.04%) Test Management
1 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (10.87%) ITIL
2 5 (10.87%) Integration Testing
3 4 (8.70%) Migration
3 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (8.70%) CRM
4 3 (6.52%) Functional Testing
4 3 (6.52%) Service Management
4 3 (6.52%) ERP
4 3 (6.52%) Test Scripting
4 3 (6.52%) Time Management
4 3 (6.52%) Software Testing
4 3 (6.52%) Workflow
5 2 (4.35%) E-business
5 2 (4.35%) Performance Testing
5 2 (4.35%) Cash Management
5 2 (4.35%) Data Architecture
5 2 (4.35%) SOA
5 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 46 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.04%) CCNP
2 6 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) CISM
5 1 (2.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Oracle
2 7 (15.22%) Cisco
3 5 (10.87%) Juniper
3 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.70%) VMware
4 4 (8.70%) WatchGuard
5 3 (6.52%) IBM
5 3 (6.52%) HP
6 2 (4.35%) Citrix
6 2 (4.35%) Informatica
6 2 (4.35%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.17%) Baan
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