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 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 51 49 75
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +26
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 38 31 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.70% 2.65% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.49% 18.02% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £240 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -31.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £170 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £351 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.39% -6.40%
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 £18.00 £31.92
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -43.60%
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
195 172 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.83% 14.73% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 85 74
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 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 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 - -
Stockport - - - -
Altrincham - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 38 (54.29%) SC Cleared
2 15 (21.43%) Windows
3 14 (20.00%) Java
3 14 (20.00%) Finance
4 12 (17.14%) Oracle
5 10 (14.29%) JMS
5 10 (14.29%) Scrum
5 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (14.29%) JIRA
5 10 (14.29%) Atlassian
6 9 (12.86%) Confluence
6 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
6 9 (12.86%) MS Excel
6 9 (12.86%) EJB
6 9 (12.86%) Web Services
6 9 (12.86%) Linux
6 9 (12.86%) Project Management
6 9 (12.86%) Telecoms
7 8 (11.43%) JUnit
7 8 (11.43%) SQL
7 8 (11.43%) DV Cleared
7 8 (11.43%) Java EE
7 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (10.00%) AMQP
8 7 (10.00%) Gradle
8 7 (10.00%) Eclipse
8 7 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (8.57%) Service Delivery
9 6 (8.57%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (8.57%) Red Hat

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 9 (12.86%) Confluence
2 3 (4.29%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.43%) CICS
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.43%) CMS
4 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.43%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (12.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.14%) MS Office
3 2 (2.86%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.43%) Mingle
4 1 (1.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (1.43%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.00%) AMQP
2 4 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (4.29%) Internet
4 2 (2.86%) Firewall
5 1 (1.43%) xDSL
5 1 (1.43%) DWDM
5 1 (1.43%) MPLS
5 1 (1.43%) OSPF
5 1 (1.43%) BGP
5 1 (1.43%) Intranet
5 1 (1.43%) ISDN
5 1 (1.43%) LAN
5 1 (1.43%) WAN
5 1 (1.43%) DHCP
5 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.43%) VPN
5 1 (1.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.29%) Hadoop
2 3 (4.29%) Big Data
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.86%) PowerCenter
3 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.43%) RavenDB
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.43%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.43%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 7
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.43%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (14.29%) JIRA
2 8 (11.43%) JUnit
3 7 (10.00%) Gradle
3 7 (10.00%) Eclipse
4 6 (8.57%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.86%) Ant
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.86%) ERwin
5 2 (2.86%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.86%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.86%) Subversion
6 1 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (20.00%) Finance
2 9 (12.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.29%) Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Publishing
4 2 (2.86%) Marketing
5 1 (1.43%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.43%) Local Government
5 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (30.00%) Developer
2 13 (18.57%) Analyst
3 8 (11.43%) Java Developer
4 7 (10.00%) Consultant
5 6 (8.57%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (7.14%) Network Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Architect
7 4 (5.71%) Services Delivery Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Service Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Desktop Support
8 3 (4.29%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Network Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Help Desk Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.29%) JMS
2 9 (12.86%) EJB
2 9 (12.86%) Web Services
3 8 (11.43%) Java EE
4 6 (8.57%) JSON
5 3 (4.29%) HTML
5 3 (4.29%) .NET
6 2 (2.86%) CSS
6 2 (2.86%) SOAP
6 2 (2.86%) JavaBeans
6 2 (2.86%) Django
7 1 (1.43%) WPF
7 1 (1.43%) jQuery
7 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.43%) WinForms
7 1 (1.43%) Spring
7 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.43%) RESTful
7 1 (1.43%) Drools
7 1 (1.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.14%) Open Source
2 5 (7.14%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.86%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.43%) Social Network
4 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.43%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.43%) Social Media
4 1 (1.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.43%) Windows
2 9 (12.86%) Linux
3 6 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.86%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.86%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.43%) MVS
6 1 (1.43%) AIX
6 1 (1.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.29%) Scrum
1 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (12.86%) Project Management
3 7 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (8.57%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 5 (7.14%) ITIL
6 4 (5.71%) Data Modelling
6 4 (5.71%) CRM
6 4 (5.71%) Risk Management
6 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.71%) TDD
7 3 (4.29%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.29%) Business Analysis
7 3 (4.29%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.29%) SOA
8 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.86%) UML
8 2 (2.86%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.00%) Java
2 8 (11.43%) SQL
3 5 (7.14%) C#
4 3 (4.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.29%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.86%) Python
5 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.43%) VB6
6 1 (1.43%) SQR
6 1 (1.43%) C
6 1 (1.43%) VB
6 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.43%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 38 (54.29%) SC Cleared
2 8 (11.43%) DV Cleared
3 5 (7.14%) CCNP
3 5 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.71%) BC Cleared
5 3 (4.29%) Degree
6 2 (2.86%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (1.43%) MCPD
7 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
2 3 (4.29%) SLA
3 1 (1.43%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Puppet
1 2 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.86%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (17.14%) Oracle
2 10 (14.29%) Atlassian
3 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.57%) Red Hat
5 5 (7.14%) Juniper
5 5 (7.14%) Cisco
6 4 (5.71%) Informatica
6 4 (5.71%) WatchGuard
7 2 (2.86%) IBM
8 1 (1.43%) Pega
8 1 (1.43%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (1.43%) Baan
8 1 (1.43%) Intel
8 1 (1.43%) Citrix
8 1 (1.43%) SAP
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