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 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 73 63 84
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +21
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 17 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.21% 1.45% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.76% 9.88% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £230 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -39.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.80 £10.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.13%
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
194 172 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.78% 14.71% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 85 73
Average daily rate £351 £333 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.41% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 £25.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £11.46 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £31.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

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 17 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sale - 1 - -
Bolton - - - -
SC Cleared
North West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 36 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (27.78%) Windows
3 7 (19.44%) Java
3 7 (19.44%) Confluence
3 7 (19.44%) JIRA
3 7 (19.44%) Atlassian
4 6 (16.67%) Java EE
4 6 (16.67%) Scrum
4 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (16.67%) JUnit
4 6 (16.67%) EJB
4 6 (16.67%) Web Services
4 6 (16.67%) JMS
5 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (13.89%) Cisco
5 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
5 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
5 5 (13.89%) Oracle
5 5 (13.89%) CCNP
5 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (13.89%) Juniper
5 5 (13.89%) Gradle
5 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
6 4 (11.11%) AMQP
6 4 (11.11%) Mercurial
6 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (11.11%) JSON
6 4 (11.11%) WatchGuard
6 4 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (11.11%) Finance

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 7 (19.44%) Confluence
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) CICS
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS Office
3 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) AMQP
1 4 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) ISDN
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) DHCP
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) VPN
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) DWDM
3 1 (2.78%) MPLS
3 1 (2.78%) OSPF
3 1 (2.78%) BGP
3 1 (2.78%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) PowerCenter
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.78%) DB2
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) JIRA
2 6 (16.67%) JUnit
3 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
3 5 (13.89%) Gradle
4 4 (11.11%) Mercurial
5 2 (5.56%) ERwin
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Network Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Network Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Informatica Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Process Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Business Process Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) Java EE
1 6 (16.67%) EJB
1 6 (16.67%) Web Services
1 6 (16.67%) JMS
2 4 (11.11%) JSON
3 2 (5.56%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (11.11%) Linux
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.78%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) Scrum
2 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL
3 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.56%) CRM
4 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
4 2 (5.56%) SOA
4 2 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.78%) ERP
5 1 (2.78%) Change Management
5 1 (2.78%) Service Management
5 1 (2.78%) ITSM
5 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.78%) Workflow
5 1 (2.78%) Migration
5 1 (2.78%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) Java
2 4 (11.11%) SQL
3 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.89%) CCNP
2 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.56%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) ISEB
4 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Atlassian
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.89%) Cisco
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle
3 5 (13.89%) Juniper
4 4 (11.11%) WatchGuard
4 4 (11.11%) Informatica
4 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.78%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix
5 1 (2.78%) Baan
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