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 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
North West / Manchester
Rank 54 68 63
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 38 35 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.83% 1.95% 1.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.27% 14.83% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 15 8
Median daily rate £450 £450 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £315 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £32.75 £48.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.70 £45.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-11.77% +48.76%

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
220 236 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.38% 13.15% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 123 110
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £235 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £680 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Median hourly rate £29.00 £48.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.58% +269.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +86.66%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 27 February 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 - 22 £450 - 1
SC Cleared
North West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 126 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 41 (32.54%) Cybersecurity
3 36 (28.57%) Security Operations
4 33 (26.19%) Linux
5 29 (23.02%) Windows
5 29 (23.02%) CISSP
6 28 (22.22%) Oracle
7 25 (19.84%) ITIL
8 23 (18.25%) ServiceNow
9 22 (17.46%) LAN
9 22 (17.46%) WAN
9 22 (17.46%) Firewall
10 21 (16.67%) VoIP
10 21 (16.67%) Unix
11 20 (15.87%) Apple
11 20 (15.87%) TCP/IP
11 20 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (15.87%) DevOps
12 19 (15.08%) Patch Management
12 19 (15.08%) Vulnerability Management
12 19 (15.08%) Security Operations Centre
12 19 (15.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 19 (15.08%) VPN
12 19 (15.08%) SSCP
13 18 (14.29%) Information Security
13 18 (14.29%) PRINCE2
13 18 (14.29%) SANS
14 17 (13.49%) QRadar
14 17 (13.49%) Splunk
15 16 (12.70%) Network Monitoring

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 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.59%) Apache
2 2 (1.59%) IIS
2 2 (1.59%) Jetty
2 2 (1.59%) Mongrel
2 2 (1.59%) nginx
2 2 (1.59%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (8.73%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (7.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (3.97%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (3.97%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 5 (3.97%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (3.97%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (3.97%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 5 (3.97%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (3.97%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (1.59%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (1.59%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.59%) Google App Engine
2 2 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (17.46%) Firewall
1 22 (17.46%) LAN
1 22 (17.46%) WAN
2 21 (16.67%) VoIP
3 20 (15.87%) TCP/IP
4 19 (15.08%) VPN
5 11 (8.73%) LDAP
6 5 (3.97%) DNS
7 4 (3.17%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (3.17%) Wireless
8 3 (2.38%) DHCP
9 2 (1.59%) FTP
9 2 (1.59%) HTTP
9 2 (1.59%) IPsec
9 2 (1.59%) SAN
9 2 (1.59%) SSL
10 1 (0.79%) DMZ
10 1 (0.79%) RIP
10 1 (0.79%) RTP
10 1 (0.79%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 4 (3.17%) Redis
3 3 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.59%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.79%) Essbase
5 1 (0.79%) MySQL
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.17%) Selenium
4 2 (1.59%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.59%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.79%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.79%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.79%) JIRA
5 1 (0.79%) Subversion
5 1 (0.79%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (10.32%) Finance
2 5 (3.97%) General Ledger
3 3 (2.38%) Electronics
3 3 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.38%) Marketing
3 3 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.59%) Legal
5 1 (0.79%) Automotive
5 1 (0.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (10.32%) Analyst
2 12 (9.52%) Developer
3 11 (8.73%) Security Specialist
4 10 (7.94%) Head of Cybersecurity
4 10 (7.94%) Head of Security
4 10 (7.94%) Technical Specialist
5 9 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 8 (6.35%) Architect
6 8 (6.35%) Security Analyst
7 7 (5.56%) Head of Operations
7 7 (5.56%) Oracle Project Manager
8 6 (4.76%) Consultant
8 6 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (4.76%) Service Manager
8 6 (4.76%) ServiceNow Developer
8 6 (4.76%) Services Delivery Manager
8 6 (4.76%) Technical Security Specialist
9 5 (3.97%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 5 (3.97%) Operations Manager
9 5 (3.97%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.90%) Elastic Stack
2 11 (8.73%) Web Services
3 9 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (6.35%) AngularJS
5 4 (3.17%) Velocity
6 3 (2.38%) RESTful
6 3 (2.38%) Servlets
7 2 (1.59%) .NET
7 2 (1.59%) HTML
7 2 (1.59%) J2EE
7 2 (1.59%) XML
8 1 (0.79%) JDBC
8 1 (0.79%) JSP
8 1 (0.79%) SOAP
8 1 (0.79%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.79%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.08%) Security Operations Centre
2 9 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.35%) Cyber Attack
4 7 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.76%) Web 2.0
6 4 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.17%) User Experience
7 3 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.38%) PKI
8 2 (1.59%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (1.59%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.59%) Replication
9 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.79%) EMC VMAX
9 1 (0.79%) RIA
9 1 (0.79%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 33 (26.19%) Linux
2 29 (23.02%) Windows
3 21 (16.67%) Unix
4 11 (8.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.97%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (3.17%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.59%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.79%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (32.54%) Cybersecurity
2 36 (28.57%) Security Operations
3 25 (19.84%) ITIL
4 20 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (15.87%) DevOps
5 19 (15.08%) Patch Management
5 19 (15.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 19 (15.08%) Vulnerability Management
6 18 (14.29%) Information Security
6 18 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 16 (12.70%) Network Monitoring
8 15 (11.90%) Service Management
9 14 (11.11%) Process Improvement
10 13 (10.32%) Scrum
11 12 (9.52%) Release Management
11 12 (9.52%) Security Monitoring
12 11 (8.73%) ITIL V3
12 11 (8.73%) Risk Management
13 10 (7.94%) Case Management
14 9 (7.14%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (2.38%) Python
2 3 (2.38%) SQL
3 2 (1.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 126 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 29 (23.02%) CISSP
3 19 (15.08%) SSCP
4 18 (14.29%) SANS
5 7 (5.56%) Degree
5 7 (5.56%) ISEB
6 3 (2.38%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.59%) CISM
7 2 (1.59%) PMP
8 1 (0.79%) CISA
8 1 (0.79%) CRISC
8 1 (0.79%) GIAC
8 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.56%) QA
2 2 (1.59%) SLA
3 1 (0.79%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.79%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (8.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.97%) vSphere
3 4 (3.17%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.59%) Xen
5 1 (0.79%) Docker
5 1 (0.79%) Snort
Systems Management
1 17 (13.49%) QRadar
2 8 (6.35%) Puppet
3 5 (3.97%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (3.97%) ZABBIX
4 4 (3.17%) Kibana
4 4 (3.17%) logstash
4 4 (3.17%) Nessus
4 4 (3.17%) Nexpose
4 4 (3.17%) Nmap
4 4 (3.17%) RSA enVision
5 2 (1.59%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.79%) EMC VPLEX
6 1 (0.79%) Forum Sentry
6 1 (0.79%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (22.22%) Oracle
2 23 (18.25%) ServiceNow
3 20 (15.87%) Apple
4 17 (13.49%) Splunk
5 15 (11.90%) VMware
6 14 (11.11%) IBM
7 12 (9.52%) LogRhythm
7 12 (9.52%) Red Hat
8 8 (6.35%) Microsoft
9 7 (5.56%) Snow
10 6 (4.76%) Atlassian
11 5 (3.97%) ArcSight
11 5 (3.97%) Intel
11 5 (3.97%) Intel Security
11 5 (3.97%) NetWitness
12 4 (3.17%) HP
12 4 (3.17%) Hyperion
12 4 (3.17%) Qualys
13 3 (2.38%) SAP
14 2 (1.59%) Cisco
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