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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 59 53 73
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 33 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.28% 2.34% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.65% 17.11% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 2
Average daily rate
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£363 £260 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.42% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £168 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £423 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.80 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £18.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -37.93%
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
187 152 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 12.91% 13.66% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 72 78
Average daily rate £364 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.25% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 7
Average hourly rate £13.00 £26.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £11.21 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.12 £31.00 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -20.00%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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
Altrincham - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Sale - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 47 (62.67%) SC Cleared
2 21 (28.00%) Windows
3 14 (18.67%) Java
4 12 (16.00%) Oracle
4 12 (16.00%) Windows 7
5 10 (13.33%) Finance
5 10 (13.33%) Web Services
5 10 (13.33%) JMS
5 10 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 9 (12.00%) Linux
6 9 (12.00%) EJB
6 9 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (12.00%) JIRA
6 9 (12.00%) Atlassian
7 8 (10.67%) Confluence
7 8 (10.67%) MS Excel
7 8 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (10.67%) Scrum
7 8 (10.67%) Project Management
8 7 (9.33%) Mainframe
8 7 (9.33%) Telecoms
8 7 (9.33%) JUnit
8 7 (9.33%) Java EE
8 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (8.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (8.00%) Gradle
9 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (8.00%) DV Cleared
9 6 (8.00%) AMQP
9 6 (8.00%) MS Office

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 8 (10.67%) Confluence
2 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (5.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.00%) CICS
4 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.67%) JBoss
5 1 (1.33%) CMS
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (10.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.33%) MS Project
4 1 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.33%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) AMQP
2 4 (5.33%) DHCP
2 4 (5.33%) Firewall
3 3 (4.00%) DNS
3 3 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (2.67%) Internet
5 1 (1.33%) Intranet
5 1 (1.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.00%) DB2
2 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.67%) Big Data
3 2 (2.67%) PowerCenter
4 1 (1.33%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.33%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (12.00%) JIRA
2 7 (9.33%) JUnit
3 6 (8.00%) Gradle
3 6 (8.00%) Eclipse
4 5 (6.67%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.67%) ERwin
6 1 (1.33%) Ant
6 1 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.33%) Gerrit
6 1 (1.33%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.33%) Subversion
6 1 (1.33%) Maven
General
1 10 (13.33%) Finance
2 7 (9.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.67%) Publishing
3 2 (2.67%) Banking
3 2 (2.67%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Front Office
4 1 (1.33%) Back Office
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (28.00%) Developer
2 11 (14.67%) Analyst
3 8 (10.67%) Java Developer
3 8 (10.67%) Desktop Support
4 5 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 5 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Services Delivery Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Service Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.33%) Architect
5 4 (5.33%) Consultant
6 3 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.00%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (4.00%) Network Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (4.00%) ETL Developer
6 3 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (2.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (2.67%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (2.67%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.33%) Web Services
1 10 (13.33%) JMS
2 9 (12.00%) EJB
3 7 (9.33%) Java EE
4 5 (6.67%) JSON
5 4 (5.33%) HTML
5 4 (5.33%) Middleware
6 3 (4.00%) CSS
7 2 (2.67%) Django
7 2 (2.67%) jQuery
7 2 (2.67%) JavaBeans
7 2 (2.67%) .NET
7 2 (2.67%) SOAP
7 2 (2.67%) XSLT
7 2 (2.67%) XML
8 1 (1.33%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.33%) DOM
8 1 (1.33%) Struts
8 1 (1.33%) J2EE
8 1 (1.33%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Mainframe
1 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (4.00%) Open Source
4 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.33%) Clustering
5 1 (1.33%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.33%) Social Media
5 1 (1.33%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.33%) Social Network
5 1 (1.33%) Tandem
5 1 (1.33%) User Experience
5 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.00%) Windows
2 12 (16.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (12.00%) Linux
4 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.67%) Windows XP
5 5 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.00%) MVS
6 3 (4.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.33%) UNIX
7 1 (1.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (10.67%) Scrum
2 8 (10.67%) Project Management
3 6 (8.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (8.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 5 (6.67%) ETL
5 4 (5.33%) Risk Management
5 4 (5.33%) Migration
5 4 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.00%) ITIL
6 3 (4.00%) OO
6 3 (4.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (4.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (4.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.67%) Resource Management
7 2 (2.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.67%) Java
2 4 (5.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.33%) SQL
3 3 (4.00%) C
3 3 (4.00%) C#
3 3 (4.00%) Python
4 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.33%) SQR
4 1 (1.33%) C++
4 1 (1.33%) ABAP
4 1 (1.33%) Perl
4 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 47 (62.67%) SC Cleared
2 6 (8.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (6.67%) BC Cleared
4 3 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.00%) CCNP
5 2 (2.67%) Degree
5 2 (2.67%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (1.33%) ISEB
6 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.33%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) SCCM
1 3 (4.00%) SCOM
2 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.33%) Puppet
2 1 (1.33%) WSUS
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 12 (16.00%) Oracle
2 10 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (12.00%) Atlassian
4 5 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.33%) Citrix
5 4 (5.33%) IBM
6 3 (4.00%) Juniper
6 3 (4.00%) Cisco
6 3 (4.00%) WatchGuard
7 2 (2.67%) Informatica
8 1 (1.33%) Baan
8 1 (1.33%) SAP
8 1 (1.33%) Intel
8 1 (1.33%) Pega
8 1 (1.33%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (1.33%) Serena
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