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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 58 69 67
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 49 36 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.69% 1.92% 1.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.44% 13.33% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 10
Median daily rate £450 £463 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +60.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £545 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +47.72%
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
252 270 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.85% 14.38% 12.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 128 110
Median daily rate £400 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £287 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £497 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 8
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.74 £10.38 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.50 £14.50 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

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 September 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 September 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 - 11 £525 -
Salford - 5 £498 - 4
SC Cleared
North West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 84 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 43 (51.19%) Migration
3 31 (36.90%) Oracle
4 27 (32.14%) Data Migration
5 15 (17.86%) Linux
5 15 (17.86%) Data Centre
6 12 (14.29%) Windows
7 11 (13.10%) Oracle ODI
7 11 (13.10%) Oracle Database
8 10 (11.90%) Data Transformation
8 10 (11.90%) Unix
8 10 (11.90%) IBM
9 9 (10.71%) Mentoring
10 8 (9.52%) Resource Allocation
10 8 (9.52%) AIX
10 8 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
11 7 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
12 6 (7.14%) Firewall
12 6 (7.14%) Information Security
12 6 (7.14%) Java
12 6 (7.14%) LAN
12 6 (7.14%) WAN
12 6 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
12 6 (7.14%) Data Guard
13 5 (5.95%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (5.95%) Cybersecurity
13 5 (5.95%) ETL
13 5 (5.95%) ERP
13 5 (5.95%) Microsoft

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 (4.76%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.38%) Apache
2 2 (2.38%) CMS
2 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.19%) Confluence
3 1 (1.19%) IIS
3 1 (1.19%) JBoss
3 1 (1.19%) Jetty
3 1 (1.19%) Mongrel
3 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.19%) nginx
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (4.76%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.19%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) Firewall
1 6 (7.14%) LAN
1 6 (7.14%) WAN
2 4 (4.76%) DNS
2 4 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.76%) VPN
3 3 (3.57%) LDAP
3 3 (3.57%) SAN
3 3 (3.57%) VoIP
4 2 (2.38%) DHCP
4 2 (2.38%) HTTP
4 2 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.38%) Network Security
5 1 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.19%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.19%) FTP
5 1 (1.19%) PBX
5 1 (1.19%) RTSP
5 1 (1.19%) SMTP
5 1 (1.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.10%) Oracle Database
1 11 (13.10%) Oracle ODI
2 8 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (4.76%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (1.19%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.19%) MySQL
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.19%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.19%) JIRA
3 1 (1.19%) JUnit
3 1 (1.19%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.19%) Maven
3 1 (1.19%) Selenium
3 1 (1.19%) TestNG
3 1 (1.19%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (1.19%) Electronics
2 1 (1.19%) Law
2 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (16.67%) Architect
2 12 (14.29%) Data Migration Lead
3 11 (13.10%) Developer
4 9 (10.71%) Migration Manager
5 7 (8.33%) Data Migration Manager
5 7 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 6 (7.14%) Data Manager
6 6 (7.14%) Oracle Data Migration Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Data Migration Developer
7 4 (4.76%) DBA
7 4 (4.76%) Network Architect
7 4 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (4.76%) SC Cleared DBA
8 3 (3.57%) ERP Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 3 (3.57%) Oracle Team Leader
8 3 (3.57%) Security Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Team Leader
8 3 (3.57%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.76%) ELK Stack
2 3 (3.57%) J2EE
2 3 (3.57%) XML
3 2 (2.38%) .NET
3 2 (2.38%) Akka
3 2 (2.38%) HTML
3 2 (2.38%) JDBC
3 2 (2.38%) Play Framework
3 2 (2.38%) Servlets
3 2 (2.38%) SOAP
4 1 (1.19%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.19%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.19%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.19%) JSON
4 1 (1.19%) JSP
4 1 (1.19%) Middleware
4 1 (1.19%) RESTful
4 1 (1.19%) Spring
4 1 (1.19%) Web Services
4 1 (1.19%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.57%) CESG
2 3 (3.57%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.38%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.38%) PKI
3 2 (2.38%) Replication
4 1 (1.19%) AS400
4 1 (1.19%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (1.19%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.19%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (1.19%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.19%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.86%) Linux
2 12 (14.29%) Windows
3 10 (11.90%) Unix
4 8 (9.52%) AIX
5 3 (3.57%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.19%) MVS
7 1 (1.19%) OS/400
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.19%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (51.19%) Migration
2 27 (32.14%) Data Migration
3 10 (11.90%) Data Transformation
4 9 (10.71%) Mentoring
5 8 (9.52%) Resource Allocation
6 6 (7.14%) Information Security
7 5 (5.95%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.95%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (5.95%) ERP
7 5 (5.95%) ETL
8 4 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (4.76%) Database Tuning
8 4 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.76%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.76%) Project Management
8 4 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (3.57%) Kanban
9 3 (3.57%) Open Source
9 3 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.14%) Java
2 4 (4.76%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.57%) Python
3 3 (3.57%) SQL
4 2 (2.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.38%) Ruby
4 2 (2.38%) Scala
5 1 (1.19%) C
5 1 (1.19%) C++
5 1 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 84 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.95%) CISSP
3 3 (3.57%) CREST Certified
3 3 (3.57%) SANS
3 3 (3.57%) SSCP
4 2 (2.38%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (2.38%) CHECK Team Member
4 2 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.38%) Cyber Scheme
4 2 (2.38%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.38%) OSCP
4 2 (2.38%) Tigerscheme
5 1 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.19%) CASP
5 1 (1.19%) CCIE
5 1 (1.19%) CCNP
5 1 (1.19%) CSSLP
5 1 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.19%) OCP
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) JSP 440
1 1 (1.19%) QA
1 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (5.95%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (7.14%) Data Guard
2 4 (4.76%) QRadar
3 3 (3.57%) Puppet
4 1 (1.19%) EMC VPLEX
4 1 (1.19%) Graylog
4 1 (1.19%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.19%) Kibana
4 1 (1.19%) logstash
4 1 (1.19%) Nagios
4 1 (1.19%) RSA enVision
4 1 (1.19%) yum
4 1 (1.19%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (36.90%) Oracle
2 10 (11.90%) IBM
3 5 (5.95%) Cisco
3 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.76%) Informatica
4 4 (4.76%) LogRhythm
4 4 (4.76%) Splunk
5 3 (3.57%) Apple
5 3 (3.57%) Baan
5 3 (3.57%) VMware
6 2 (2.38%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.38%) EMC
6 2 (2.38%) F5
6 2 (2.38%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.19%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.19%) Google
7 1 (1.19%) HP
7 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
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