The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 19 4 19
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 20 44 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 7.52% 18.18% 4.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.99% 61.11% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 9
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£419 £445 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.89% +1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.69% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -43.54%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
69 72 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 25.94% 29.75% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 49 12
Average daily rate £400 £441 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.34% +24.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £23.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -28.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 31 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.81%) Change Management
3 6 (19.35%) Oracle
4 5 (16.13%) Finance
5 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (12.90%) Siebel
5 4 (12.90%) Java
5 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
5 4 (12.90%) SQL
5 4 (12.90%) ITIL
5 4 (12.90%) Windows
5 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (9.68%) XML
6 3 (9.68%) UNIX
6 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.45%) Citrix
7 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
7 2 (6.45%) MS Office
7 2 (6.45%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (6.45%) Financial Modelling
7 2 (6.45%) Use Case
7 2 (6.45%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (6.45%) Line Management
7 2 (6.45%) Project Management
8 1 (3.23%) Algorithms

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Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) WAN
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (6.45%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.23%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Change Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (9.68%) IT Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle Financials Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Rollout Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Security Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Commercial Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Data Quality Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
1 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
1 1 (3.23%) RMADS
1 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
1 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.23%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
1 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
2 3 (9.68%) UNIX
3 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Change Management
2 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL
3 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
4 2 (6.45%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (6.45%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (6.45%) Use Case
4 2 (6.45%) Line Management
4 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.23%) CRM
5 1 (3.23%) ETL
5 1 (3.23%) ERP
5 1 (3.23%) Service Management
5 1 (3.23%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.23%) E-business
5 1 (3.23%) Validation
5 1 (3.23%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.23%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) Java
1 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
1 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Siebel
3 2 (6.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) Datanomic
4 1 (3.23%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) Informatica
4 1 (3.23%) Symantec
4 1 (3.23%) Trillium
4 1 (3.23%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) Mitel
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