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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 65 69 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 41 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.26% 1.54% 1.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% 11.06% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 8
Average daily rate £475 £491 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.30% +100.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £294 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £524 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £48.00 £13.44 £10.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+257.27% +31.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+69.18% +39.55%
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
246 199 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.58% 13.94% 14.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 106 89
Average daily rate £400 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 10
Average hourly rate £21.25 £13.00 £12.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.46% +2.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £13.49 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 10 February 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
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 10 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Stockport - 3 - -
SC Cleared
North West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 86 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (36.05%) Oracle
3 20 (23.26%) Finance
4 16 (18.60%) Migration
4 16 (18.60%) C
4 16 (18.60%) C++
4 16 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (17.44%) Software Engineering
6 14 (16.28%) DV Cleared
6 14 (16.28%) SQL
6 14 (16.28%) Informatica
6 14 (16.28%) Oracle ODI
7 13 (15.12%) Oracle Database
8 12 (13.95%) TDD
9 11 (12.79%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (12.79%) System Testing
9 11 (12.79%) Information Security
10 10 (11.63%) Bluetooth
10 10 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (11.63%) Python
11 9 (10.47%) Data Modelling
11 9 (10.47%) Windows
11 9 (10.47%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (10.47%) Computer Forensics
11 9 (10.47%) Analytics
12 8 (9.30%) Oracle EBS R12
13 7 (8.14%) Software Testing
13 7 (8.14%) WebLogic
13 7 (8.14%) ETL
13 7 (8.14%) Linux

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (8.14%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (8.14%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (1.16%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.63%) Bluetooth
2 6 (6.98%) LDAP
3 3 (3.49%) Ethernet
3 3 (3.49%) Firewall
3 3 (3.49%) Internet
3 3 (3.49%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (3.49%) LAN
3 3 (3.49%) RS-422
3 3 (3.49%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.49%) tcpdump
3 3 (3.49%) WAN
3 3 (3.49%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.16%) DNS
4 1 (1.16%) FTP
4 1 (1.16%) HTTP
4 1 (1.16%) Modbus
4 1 (1.16%) Network Security
4 1 (1.16%) SMTP
4 1 (1.16%) SSL
4 1 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.28%) Oracle ODI
2 13 (15.12%) Oracle Database
3 11 (12.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (10.47%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (8.14%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (6.98%) Star Schema
7 4 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.33%) Big Data
8 2 (2.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (2.33%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (1.16%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.33%) PeopleTools
3 1 (1.16%) Ant
3 1 (1.16%) CppUnit
3 1 (1.16%) Gradle
3 1 (1.16%) Maven
3 1 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (23.26%) Finance
2 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.16%) Advertising
3 1 (1.16%) Legal
3 1 (1.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (27.91%) Developer
2 12 (13.95%) Consultant
3 11 (12.79%) Architect
4 10 (11.63%) Software Engineer
5 9 (10.47%) Analyst
6 7 (8.14%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.98%) C Software Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Python Software Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Security Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Technical Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 4 (4.65%) Embedded Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Oracle Consultant
9 4 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (4.65%) Technical Specialist
9 4 (4.65%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.49%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.81%) Spring
2 3 (3.49%) Spring Security
3 2 (2.33%) .NET
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (1.16%) ADO.NET
4 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.16%) jQuery
4 1 (1.16%) Middleware
4 1 (1.16%) SOAP
4 1 (1.16%) Web Services
4 1 (1.16%) WebSockets
4 1 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.49%) Data Extraction
2 3 (3.49%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.33%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (2.33%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.33%) Internet of Things
3 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle Exalytics
4 1 (1.16%) CCTV
4 1 (1.16%) CESG
4 1 (1.16%) DataPower
4 1 (1.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.16%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.16%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.47%) Windows
2 7 (8.14%) Linux
3 5 (5.81%) AIX
4 4 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.65%) Unix
5 3 (3.49%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.33%) HPUX
6 2 (2.33%) Solaris
6 2 (2.33%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.33%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.16%) CentOS
7 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (18.60%) Migration
2 15 (17.44%) Software Engineering
3 12 (13.95%) TDD
4 11 (12.79%) Information Security
4 11 (12.79%) System Testing
5 10 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (10.47%) Analytics
6 9 (10.47%) Computer Forensics
6 9 (10.47%) Data Modelling
7 7 (8.14%) ETL
7 7 (8.14%) Software Testing
8 6 (6.98%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.98%) CRM
8 6 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (5.81%) E-business
10 4 (4.65%) Test Management
11 3 (3.49%) Release Management
11 3 (3.49%) Test Scripting
11 3 (3.49%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.60%) C
1 16 (18.60%) C++
2 14 (16.28%) SQL
3 10 (11.63%) Python
4 5 (5.81%) Java
5 4 (4.65%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.49%) PeopleCode
6 3 (3.49%) SQR
7 2 (2.33%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.33%) VBScript
8 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 86 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (16.28%) DV Cleared
3 6 (6.98%) ISEB
4 4 (4.65%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.33%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.33%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.16%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.16%) CISSP
6 1 (1.16%) CITP
6 1 (1.16%) Degree
6 1 (1.16%) IISP
6 1 (1.16%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.16%) MBCS
6 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.16%) PMP
System Software
1 5 (5.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.49%) Snort
3 2 (2.33%) BitLocker
3 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.33%) SCCM
3 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (36.05%) Oracle
2 14 (16.28%) Informatica
3 6 (6.98%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.81%) Cisco
4 5 (5.81%) HP
4 5 (5.81%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.81%) VMware
5 3 (3.49%) IBM
5 3 (3.49%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (3.49%) Serena
5 3 (3.49%) Sourcefire
6 2 (2.33%) Becrypt
7 1 (1.16%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.16%) CA
7 1 (1.16%) Citrix
7 1 (1.16%) EMC
7 1 (1.16%) F5
7 1 (1.16%) ProCurve
Manchester
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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