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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
North West / Manchester
Rank 43 73 70
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -3
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 49 34 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.64% 1.79% 1.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.67% 12.93% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 17 5
Median daily rate £500 £475 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £338 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £32.75 £32.75 £14.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +121.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.15 £20.55 £13.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.35 £44.95 £15.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £42.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +123.68%

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
207 263 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.39% 13.82% 13.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 146 100
Median daily rate £441 £382 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.51% +1.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £280 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 16
Median hourly rate £29.00 £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.71% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £48.00 £16.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.48
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.39%

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 22 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Salford - 14 £488 -
SC Cleared
North West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 118 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 29 (24.58%) Oracle
3 28 (23.73%) Cybersecurity
4 26 (22.03%) Linux
5 25 (21.19%) Security Operations
6 23 (19.49%) ITIL
7 22 (18.64%) CISSP
7 22 (18.64%) ServiceNow
8 21 (17.80%) Windows
9 19 (16.10%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (13.56%) PRINCE2
11 15 (12.71%) VMware
11 15 (12.71%) DevOps
12 14 (11.86%) Firewall
12 14 (11.86%) LAN
12 14 (11.86%) WAN
13 13 (11.02%) VoIP
13 13 (11.02%) TCP/IP
13 13 (11.02%) Unix
13 13 (11.02%) Service Management
14 12 (10.17%) Oracle EBS
14 12 (10.17%) Migration
14 12 (10.17%) Red Hat
14 12 (10.17%) Apple
14 12 (10.17%) Active Directory
14 12 (10.17%) Security Operations Centre
15 11 (9.32%) Patch Management
15 11 (9.32%) Vulnerability Management
15 11 (9.32%) VPN
15 11 (9.32%) Finance

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 3 (2.54%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.85%) Apache
2 1 (0.85%) CMS
2 1 (0.85%) IIS
2 1 (0.85%) Jetty
2 1 (0.85%) Mongrel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.85%) nginx
2 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (10.17%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (8.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (4.24%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (4.24%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 5 (4.24%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (4.24%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (4.24%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 5 (4.24%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (4.24%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (2.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (1.69%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.85%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.86%) Firewall
1 14 (11.86%) LAN
1 14 (11.86%) WAN
2 13 (11.02%) TCP/IP
2 13 (11.02%) VoIP
3 11 (9.32%) VPN
4 10 (8.47%) LDAP
5 4 (3.39%) DNS
6 2 (1.69%) DHCP
6 2 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.69%) Network Security
6 2 (1.69%) SAN
7 1 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.85%) FTP
7 1 (0.85%) IPsec
7 1 (0.85%) RTSP
7 1 (0.85%) SMTP
7 1 (0.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.93%) Oracle Database
2 4 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.69%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.85%) Essbase
4 1 (0.85%) MySQL
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.85%) Redis
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (7.63%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.93%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.39%) Selenium
4 2 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.85%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.85%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.85%) JIRA
5 1 (0.85%) JUnit
5 1 (0.85%) Maven
5 1 (0.85%) Subversion
5 1 (0.85%) TestNG
5 1 (0.85%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.85%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (9.32%) Finance
2 5 (4.24%) General Ledger
3 3 (2.54%) Electronics
3 3 (2.54%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.54%) Marketing
3 3 (2.54%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.69%) Legal
5 1 (0.85%) Automotive
5 1 (0.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (9.32%) Analyst
1 11 (9.32%) Developer
2 10 (8.47%) Architect
2 10 (8.47%) Head of Cybersecurity
2 10 (8.47%) Head of Security
3 9 (7.63%) Project Manager
4 7 (5.93%) Head of Operations
4 7 (5.93%) Oracle Project Manager
4 7 (5.93%) Technical Specialist
5 6 (5.08%) Consultant
5 6 (5.08%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (5.08%) Operations Manager
5 6 (5.08%) Security Analyst
5 6 (5.08%) Service Manager
5 6 (5.08%) Services Delivery Manager
6 5 (4.24%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 5 (4.24%) Migration Manager
6 5 (4.24%) Oracle Consultant
7 4 (3.39%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 4 (3.39%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.78%) ELK Stack
1 8 (6.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 8 (6.78%) Web Services
2 7 (5.93%) AngularJS
3 4 (3.39%) Velocity
4 3 (2.54%) HTML
4 3 (2.54%) XML
5 2 (1.69%) Servlets
6 1 (0.85%) .NET
6 1 (0.85%) J2EE
6 1 (0.85%) JDBC
6 1 (0.85%) JSP
6 1 (0.85%) RESTful
6 1 (0.85%) SOAP
6 1 (0.85%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.85%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.17%) Security Operations Centre
2 8 (6.78%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.08%) Cyber Attack
4 5 (4.24%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.24%) Web 2.0
5 4 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.39%) Ergonomics
5 4 (3.39%) User Experience
6 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.54%) PKI
7 2 (1.69%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (1.69%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.69%) Replication
8 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.85%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.85%) EMC VMAX
8 1 (0.85%) RIA
8 1 (0.85%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 26 (22.03%) Linux
2 21 (17.80%) Windows
3 13 (11.02%) Unix
4 11 (9.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.24%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (3.39%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.69%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.85%) AIX
9 1 (0.85%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.73%) Cybersecurity
2 25 (21.19%) Security Operations
3 23 (19.49%) ITIL
4 19 (16.10%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (13.56%) PRINCE2
6 15 (12.71%) DevOps
7 13 (11.02%) Service Management
8 12 (10.17%) Migration
9 11 (9.32%) Information Security
9 11 (9.32%) Patch Management
9 11 (9.32%) Release Management
9 11 (9.32%) Risk Management
9 11 (9.32%) Scrum
9 11 (9.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 11 (9.32%) Vulnerability Management
10 10 (8.47%) ITIL V3
10 10 (8.47%) Security Monitoring
11 8 (6.78%) Data Migration
11 8 (6.78%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (6.78%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.78%) JavaScript
2 3 (2.54%) SQL
3 2 (1.69%) Java
4 1 (0.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 118 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (18.64%) CISSP
3 11 (9.32%) SSCP
4 10 (8.47%) SANS
5 8 (6.78%) ISEB
6 7 (5.93%) Degree
7 3 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.69%) CISM
8 2 (1.69%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.69%) PMP
9 1 (0.85%) CASP
9 1 (0.85%) CCIE
9 1 (0.85%) CCNA
9 1 (0.85%) CISA
9 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.85%) CRISC
9 1 (0.85%) CSSLP
9 1 (0.85%) GIAC
9 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) QA
2 2 (1.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) JSP 440
System Software
1 12 (10.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.24%) vSphere
3 4 (3.39%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.85%) Docker
4 1 (0.85%) Snort
4 1 (0.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (7.63%) QRadar
2 7 (5.93%) Puppet
3 5 (4.24%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (4.24%) ZABBIX
4 4 (3.39%) Nessus
4 4 (3.39%) Nexpose
4 4 (3.39%) Nmap
5 2 (1.69%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.85%) EMC VPLEX
6 1 (0.85%) Kibana
6 1 (0.85%) logstash
6 1 (0.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.85%) RSA enVision
6 1 (0.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (24.58%) Oracle
2 22 (18.64%) ServiceNow
3 15 (12.71%) VMware
4 12 (10.17%) Apple
4 12 (10.17%) Red Hat
5 9 (7.63%) Splunk
6 8 (6.78%) Microsoft
7 6 (5.08%) Atlassian
8 5 (4.24%) ArcSight
8 5 (4.24%) IBM
8 5 (4.24%) Intel
8 5 (4.24%) Intel Security
8 5 (4.24%) NetWitness
9 4 (3.39%) Hyperion
9 4 (3.39%) LogRhythm
9 4 (3.39%) Qualys
10 3 (2.54%) Cisco
10 3 (2.54%) SAP
11 2 (1.69%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.69%) F5
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