The first table below looks at the demand for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Merseyside region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 17 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 12 36 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.28% 17.48% 13.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.00% 57.14% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 25 23
Average daily rate £375 £425 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £289 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £500 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £28.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.41% +16.00%
Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
40 63 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 20.94% 30.58% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 35 35
Average daily rate £280 £425 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.11% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Average hourly rate £15.50 £28.50 £25.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.61% +11.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 23 (71.88%) SC Cleared
2 9 (28.13%) Windows
3 7 (21.88%) Oracle
4 6 (18.75%) Linux
4 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
5 5 (15.63%) VMware
5 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
5 5 (15.63%) SQL
5 5 (15.63%) UNIX
6 4 (12.50%) EMC
6 4 (12.50%) NetApp
6 4 (12.50%) SAN
6 4 (12.50%) VBScript
6 4 (12.50%) VB
6 4 (12.50%) .NET
6 4 (12.50%) Replication
6 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 4 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (9.38%) Document Management
7 3 (9.38%) Migration
7 3 (9.38%) Performance Management
7 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (9.38%) Finance
7 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (9.38%) Quality Management
7 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
7 3 (9.38%) Oracle 11i

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.13%) JCAPS
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.13%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.13%) DTS
3 1 (3.13%) EDRMS
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MSI
1 2 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Consultant
2 5 (15.63%) DBA
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (12.50%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Applications Packager
4 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
4 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Security Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.25%) Application Packaging
3 1 (3.13%) jQuery
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Replication
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.25%) CESG
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 5 (15.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 3 (9.38%) Document Management
3 3 (9.38%) Migration
3 3 (9.38%) Performance Management
3 3 (9.38%) Quality Management
4 2 (6.25%) Service Management
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Information Security
5 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.13%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.13%) Network Design
5 1 (3.13%) Logistics
5 1 (3.13%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.13%) Database Security
5 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.13%) Database Tuning
5 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) VBScript
2 4 (12.50%) VB
3 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (71.88%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) OCP
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (3.13%) CISM
3 1 (3.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) HL7
2 1 (3.13%) CESG Infosec
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
2 2 (6.25%) vSphere
2 2 (6.25%) vCloud
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.13%) LiteSpeed
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) VMware
3 4 (12.50%) EMC
3 4 (12.50%) NetApp
4 2 (6.25%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.13%) Mitel
5 1 (3.13%) Kofax
5 1 (3.13%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) Siebel
5 1 (3.13%) CommVault
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