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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 7 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 36 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 12.46% 8.41% 9.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.00% 41.86% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 18
Average daily rate
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£515 £388 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.77% -18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £523 £583
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.13%
SC 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 Merseyside region.

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
75 43 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 25.95% 20.09% 21.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 27 30
Average daily rate £480 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £17.41 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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 19 December 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

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 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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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
Liverpool +7 31 £515 +32.77% 2
Wirral - - - -
SC Cleared
North West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 57 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (24.56%) Cognos
3 13 (22.81%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (22.81%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 8 (14.04%) Change Management
4 8 (14.04%) CRM
4 8 (14.04%) Siebel
4 8 (14.04%) Oracle
4 8 (14.04%) Windows
5 6 (10.53%) ITIL
5 6 (10.53%) Identity Management
5 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.77%) Windows 7
6 5 (8.77%) VMware
6 5 (8.77%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (7.02%) SQL
7 4 (7.02%) Project Management
7 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
7 4 (7.02%) TOGAF
8 3 (5.26%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.26%) Finance
8 3 (5.26%) Java
8 3 (5.26%) Linux
8 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.26%) DNS
9 2 (3.51%) SSL
9 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
9 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.51%) WAN
9 2 (3.51%) SMTP

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (3.51%) IIS
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Office
2 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.75%) MS Project
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) DNS
2 2 (3.51%) SSL
2 2 (3.51%) WAN
2 2 (3.51%) SMTP
2 2 (3.51%) FTP
2 2 (3.51%) HTTP
2 2 (3.51%) Firewall
3 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.75%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.75%) Cognos Query Studio
2 1 (1.75%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 1 (1.75%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (1.75%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Local Government
2 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (28.07%) Developer
2 13 (22.81%) Cognos Developer
3 12 (21.05%) Architect
4 11 (19.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 11 (19.30%) Cognos BI Developer
5 9 (15.79%) Change Manager
6 6 (10.53%) Business Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (5.26%) IT Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Linux Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Consultant
8 2 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Administrator
8 2 (3.51%) Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Rollout Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Windows Administrator
8 2 (3.51%) Security Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) XML
2 1 (1.75%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.51%) Clustering
2 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.75%) RMADS
2 1 (1.75%) PDA
2 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.04%) Windows
2 5 (8.77%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.26%) Linux
4 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.51%) UNIX
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (14.04%) Change Management
2 8 (14.04%) CRM
3 6 (10.53%) ITIL
3 6 (10.53%) Identity Management
3 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (7.02%) Project Management
4 4 (7.02%) TOGAF
5 3 (5.26%) Risk Management
6 2 (3.51%) Workflow
6 2 (3.51%) Line Management
6 2 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.51%) Use Case
7 1 (1.75%) Release Management
7 1 (1.75%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.75%) Supplier Management
7 1 (1.75%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (1.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.75%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) SQL
2 3 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 57 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.77%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.75%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) SCCM
1 1 (1.75%) WSUS
1 1 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Cognos
2 8 (14.04%) Siebel
2 8 (14.04%) Oracle
3 5 (8.77%) VMware
4 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.51%) Citrix
6 1 (1.75%) Symantec
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