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 29 June 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 48 47 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 61 50 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.42% 3.30% 3.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.19% 18.05% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 17 13
Median daily rate £450 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £135 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £481 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.90 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.17% +23.60%
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
263 277 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.73% 18.26% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 129 73
Median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 18
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.65 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.62% +13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £11.05 £12.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +20.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stockport -4 9 £475 +16.20%
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 - -
Bolton - 1 - -
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 73 (60.33%) SC Cleared
2 35 (28.93%) Oracle
3 28 (23.14%) Migration
4 26 (21.49%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (18.18%) Linux
6 20 (16.53%) Java
7 17 (14.05%) TDD
8 16 (13.22%) Software Engineering
9 15 (12.40%) Scrum
10 14 (11.57%) Data Migration
10 14 (11.57%) Data Centre
11 13 (10.74%) Oracle EBS
11 13 (10.74%) AIX
11 13 (10.74%) IBM
12 12 (9.92%) Configuration Management
12 12 (9.92%) Unix
13 11 (9.09%) DV Cleared
14 10 (8.26%) Oracle EBS R12
14 10 (8.26%) C++
14 10 (8.26%) Telecoms
15 9 (7.44%) Finance
15 9 (7.44%) C
15 9 (7.44%) Web Services
15 9 (7.44%) Project Management
15 9 (7.44%) Cybersecurity
16 8 (6.61%) Oracle Database
16 8 (6.61%) User Experience
16 8 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (6.61%) BDD
16 8 (6.61%) Puppet

Security 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 8 (6.61%) WebLogic
2 5 (4.13%) Apache
2 5 (4.13%) JBoss
2 5 (4.13%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.31%) Confluence
3 4 (3.31%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 3 (2.48%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.65%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.65%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (1.65%) Liferay
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.65%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (1.65%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.83%) CMS
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (3.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (10.74%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (8.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (3.31%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (3.31%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle Payroll
5 2 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.83%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.83%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.96%) HTTP
2 5 (4.13%) Ethernet
2 5 (4.13%) RS-422
3 4 (3.31%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (3.31%) tcpdump
3 4 (3.31%) Wireshark
4 3 (2.48%) Bluetooth
4 3 (2.48%) Firewall
4 3 (2.48%) LAN
4 3 (2.48%) WAN
5 2 (1.65%) 4G
5 2 (1.65%) LDAP
5 2 (1.65%) SAN
5 2 (1.65%) SSL
6 1 (0.83%) DHCP
6 1 (0.83%) FTP
6 1 (0.83%) Internet
6 1 (0.83%) LTE
6 1 (0.83%) Network Security
6 1 (0.83%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.61%) Oracle Database
2 6 (4.96%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (3.31%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (3.31%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (3.31%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (2.48%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.48%) MySQL
4 3 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.83%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.31%) JIRA
2 2 (1.65%) Introscope
2 2 (1.65%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.65%) PeopleTools
3 1 (0.83%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.83%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.83%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.83%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.83%) Maven
3 1 (0.83%) Selenium
3 1 (0.83%) Subversion
3 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.83%) Travis CI
3 1 (0.83%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (8.26%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.44%) Finance
3 8 (6.61%) Local Government
4 1 (0.83%) Advertising
4 1 (0.83%) Electronics
4 1 (0.83%) Legal
4 1 (0.83%) Publishing
4 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (18.18%) Developer
2 13 (10.74%) Analyst
2 13 (10.74%) Software Engineer
3 12 (9.92%) Architect
4 11 (9.09%) Consultant
5 10 (8.26%) Java Developer
6 7 (5.79%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (4.96%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.13%) Data Migration Lead
8 5 (4.13%) Data Migration Manager
8 5 (4.13%) Functional Consultant
8 5 (4.13%) Migration Manager
8 5 (4.13%) Oracle Consultant
8 5 (4.13%) Security Analyst
8 5 (4.13%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.31%) C Software Engineer
9 4 (3.31%) Oracle Data Migration Manager
9 4 (3.31%) Oracle DBA
9 4 (3.31%) SC Cleared DBA
9 4 (3.31%) UX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.44%) Web Services
2 8 (6.61%) Java EE
3 5 (4.13%) Middleware
3 5 (4.13%) XML
4 3 (2.48%) .NET
4 3 (2.48%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (2.48%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.48%) Apache Camel
4 3 (2.48%) CSS
4 3 (2.48%) CSS3
4 3 (2.48%) HTML
4 3 (2.48%) HTML5
4 3 (2.48%) JDBC
4 3 (2.48%) JSON
4 3 (2.48%) REST
4 3 (2.48%) SOAP
4 3 (2.48%) Spring
5 2 (1.65%) J2EE
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.65%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.57%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.61%) User Experience
3 4 (3.31%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (2.48%) CESG
4 3 (2.48%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (2.48%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.48%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.65%) LPAR
6 1 (0.83%) AS400
6 1 (0.83%) DataPower
6 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.83%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.83%) Informatics
6 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.83%) Ontologies
6 1 (0.83%) Psychology
6 1 (0.83%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.18%) Linux
2 13 (10.74%) AIX
3 12 (9.92%) Unix
4 8 (6.61%) Windows
5 6 (4.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.31%) Solaris
7 3 (2.48%) HPUX
8 2 (1.65%) SUSE
8 2 (1.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.65%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.83%) MVS
9 1 (0.83%) OS/400
9 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.83%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.14%) Migration
2 26 (21.49%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (14.05%) TDD
4 16 (13.22%) Software Engineering
5 15 (12.40%) Scrum
6 14 (11.57%) Data Migration
7 12 (9.92%) Configuration Management
8 9 (7.44%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (7.44%) Project Management
9 8 (6.61%) BDD
9 8 (6.61%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (5.79%) DevOps
10 7 (5.79%) Information Security
10 7 (5.79%) ITIL
10 7 (5.79%) OO
10 7 (5.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (4.96%) Mentoring
11 6 (4.96%) PRINCE2
12 5 (4.13%) Service Delivery
12 5 (4.13%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.53%) Java
2 10 (8.26%) C++
3 9 (7.44%) C
4 7 (5.79%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.79%) SQL
5 6 (4.96%) Python
5 6 (4.96%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.31%) Ruby
7 3 (2.48%) PeopleCode
7 3 (2.48%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.48%) SQR
8 2 (1.65%) Scala
9 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.83%) C#
9 1 (0.83%) Perl
9 1 (0.83%) PHP
9 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 73 (60.33%) SC Cleared
2 11 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 6 (4.96%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.48%) CREST Certified
4 3 (2.48%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.65%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.65%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (1.65%) CHECK Team Member
5 2 (1.65%) CISSP
5 2 (1.65%) Cyber Scheme
5 2 (1.65%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.65%) OSCP
5 2 (1.65%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.65%) PMP
5 2 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.65%) Tigerscheme
6 1 (0.83%) OCP
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.83%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 6 (4.96%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.31%) Snort
3 4 (3.31%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.48%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.65%) Firmware
6 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.83%) NDS
6 1 (0.83%) vSphere
6 1 (0.83%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (6.61%) Puppet
2 4 (3.31%) Data Guard
3 3 (2.48%) Ansible
3 3 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.65%) CA Wily
4 2 (1.65%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.65%) nmon
4 2 (1.65%) SCCM
4 2 (1.65%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.83%) Graylog
5 1 (0.83%) Nagios
5 1 (0.83%) SCOM
5 1 (0.83%) WSUS
5 1 (0.83%) yum
5 1 (0.83%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 35 (28.93%) Oracle
2 13 (10.74%) IBM
3 7 (5.79%) Cisco
4 6 (4.96%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.96%) VMware
5 5 (4.13%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.31%) Atlassian
6 4 (3.31%) Serena
6 4 (3.31%) Sourcefire
7 3 (2.48%) Baan
7 3 (2.48%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.65%) CA
8 2 (1.65%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.65%) EMC
8 2 (1.65%) Endeca
8 2 (1.65%) HP
8 2 (1.65%) Informatica
8 2 (1.65%) Juniper
9 1 (0.83%) Google
9 1 (0.83%) Novell