The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 49 53 67
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 46 32 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.78% 2.49% 0.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.49% 19.63% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 10 5
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -32.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £168 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £369 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £350 £371
% change year-on-year
+13.83% -5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.20 £20.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+81.00% -37.50%
Security 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
236 163 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.28% 12.70% 12.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 69 47
Average daily rate £350 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £455 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 15
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £127.75 £22.64 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Manchester region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Manchester region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 46 (52.27%) SC Cleared
2 34 (38.64%) Oracle
3 29 (32.95%) Windows
4 23 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (23.86%) Finance
5 21 (23.86%) DV Cleared
6 19 (21.59%) Linux
7 17 (19.32%) Java
8 16 (18.18%) Test Scripting
9 14 (15.91%) JIRA
9 14 (15.91%) Scrum
9 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
10 12 (13.64%) Oracle EBS
10 12 (13.64%) SQL
11 11 (12.50%) MS Excel
11 11 (12.50%) TDD
11 11 (12.50%) Hadoop
11 11 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
12 10 (11.36%) Puppet
12 10 (11.36%) MongoDB
12 10 (11.36%) NoSQL
12 10 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (11.36%) Software Engineering
12 10 (11.36%) Telecoms
12 10 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (11.36%) Eclipse
12 10 (11.36%) C#
12 10 (11.36%) OO
13 9 (10.23%) Oracle Database
13 9 (10.23%) Oracle EBS R12

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 7 (7.95%) Confluence
3 6 (6.82%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.14%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.14%) Apache
5 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.14%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (1.14%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.55%) MS Office
3 3 (3.41%) MS Project
3 3 (3.41%) Mingle
4 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.14%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (13.64%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (10.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (4.55%) TRIRIGA
3 4 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (3.41%) Oracle Payroll
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (1.14%) SAP MM
6 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.09%) Internet
1 8 (9.09%) AMQP
2 4 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.27%) Firewall
4 1 (1.14%) Wireless
4 1 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.14%) Wireless Security
4 1 (1.14%) xDSL
4 1 (1.14%) DWDM
4 1 (1.14%) MPLS
4 1 (1.14%) OSPF
4 1 (1.14%) BGP
4 1 (1.14%) ISDN
4 1 (1.14%) LAN
4 1 (1.14%) WAN
4 1 (1.14%) FTP
4 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 10 (11.36%) MongoDB
2 10 (11.36%) NoSQL
3 9 (10.23%) Oracle Database
4 8 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 7 (7.95%) Big Data
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.41%) RavenDB
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.14%) MS Access
8 1 (1.14%) SAP BW
8 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 7
8 1 (1.14%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 14 (15.91%) JIRA
2 10 (11.36%) Eclipse
3 7 (7.95%) Subversion
3 7 (7.95%) Ant
3 7 (7.95%) JUnit
3 7 (7.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (7.95%) Mercurial
3 7 (7.95%) Cucumber
3 7 (7.95%) Gradle
4 4 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.27%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (23.86%) Finance
2 10 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.55%) Banking
4 3 (3.41%) Local Government
5 2 (2.27%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.27%) Law
5 2 (2.27%) Legal
6 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.14%) Publishing
6 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (27.27%) Developer
2 13 (14.77%) Analyst
3 12 (13.64%) Consultant
4 8 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 8 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 7 (7.95%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (6.82%) Oracle Consultant
6 6 (6.82%) Network Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Test Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Functional Consultant
7 4 (4.55%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.41%) Test Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (3.41%) Functional Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
8 3 (3.41%) Performance Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) Payroll Consultant
8 3 (3.41%) Performance Test Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) Functional Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.09%) .NET
1 8 (9.09%) JMS
2 7 (7.95%) EJB
2 7 (7.95%) Web Services
2 7 (7.95%) Java EE
2 7 (7.95%) JSON
3 3 (3.41%) jQuery
3 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.27%) SOAP
4 2 (2.27%) Middleware
5 1 (1.14%) WinForms
5 1 (1.14%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.14%) REST
5 1 (1.14%) WPF
5 1 (1.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.23%) Open Source
3 4 (4.55%) Mainframe
3 4 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.41%) NHS
5 1 (1.14%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.14%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.14%) Social Network
5 1 (1.14%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.95%) Windows
2 19 (21.59%) Linux
3 7 (7.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (7.95%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.27%) VMS
4 2 (2.27%) UNIX
5 1 (1.14%) SUSE
5 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.14%) AIX
5 1 (1.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (18.18%) Test Scripting
3 14 (15.91%) Scrum
4 11 (12.50%) TDD
5 10 (11.36%) OO
5 10 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (11.36%) Software Engineering
6 8 (9.09%) Integration Testing
6 8 (9.09%) ITIL
6 8 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 7 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (7.95%) MapReduce
7 7 (7.95%) User Stories
7 7 (7.95%) Software Delivery
8 6 (6.82%) Time Management
8 6 (6.82%) Test Management
8 6 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (6.82%) Project Management
8 6 (6.82%) Workflow
9 5 (5.68%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.32%) Java
2 12 (13.64%) SQL
3 10 (11.36%) C#
4 6 (6.82%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.68%) PL/SQL
5 5 (5.68%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.41%) Python
6 3 (3.41%) Perl
7 2 (2.27%) VB
8 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.14%) ABAP
8 1 (1.14%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (1.14%) VB6
Qualifications
1 46 (52.27%) SC Cleared
2 21 (23.86%) DV Cleared
3 6 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.82%) CCNP
4 4 (4.55%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.41%) Degree
5 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.27%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.27%) MOS
6 2 (2.27%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.27%) MCDST
6 2 (2.27%) MCITP
7 1 (1.14%) MCPD
7 1 (1.14%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (1.14%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.14%) ISEB
7 1 (1.14%) CISSP
7 1 (1.14%) CISM
7 1 (1.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) QA
2 3 (3.41%) SLA
3 2 (2.27%) P3O
4 1 (1.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.27%) vSphere
2 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (11.36%) Puppet
3 7 (7.95%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.27%) SCCM
5 1 (1.14%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 34 (38.64%) Oracle
2 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.09%) Atlassian
4 7 (7.95%) Red Hat
4 7 (7.95%) HP
4 7 (7.95%) Cisco
5 6 (6.82%) VMware
6 5 (5.68%) Juniper
7 4 (4.55%) WatchGuard
8 3 (3.41%) IBM
9 2 (2.27%) Informatica
9 2 (2.27%) Citrix
9 2 (2.27%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.14%) TIBCO
10 1 (1.14%) Baan
10 1 (1.14%) Pega
10 1 (1.14%) Lotus
10 1 (1.14%) SAP
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