The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 13 19 1
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 26 9 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 7.07% 4.62% 23.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 32.91% 22.50% 76.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 31
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£500 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £243 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £485 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £373
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -22.41%
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 Merseyside region.

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
79 40 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 21.47% 20.51% 31.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 22 37
Average daily rate £483 £250 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+93.00% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £110 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £470 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.13
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.64%

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 28 May 2015.

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
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 Security Cleared within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Liverpool +3 25 £500 +11.11% 1
Bootle - 3 - -
Prescot - 1 - -
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 38 (70.37%) SC Cleared
2 15 (27.78%) Finance
3 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (20.37%) Supplier Management
5 11 (20.37%) Waterfall
5 11 (20.37%) Scrum
5 11 (20.37%) PRINCE2
6 10 (18.52%) Windows
6 10 (18.52%) ISEB
6 10 (18.52%) Test Strategy
7 9 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 9 (16.67%) QA
8 8 (14.81%) Test Scripting
8 8 (14.81%) Oracle EBS R12
8 8 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (14.81%) SharePoint
8 8 (14.81%) Oracle
9 7 (12.96%) ITIL
9 7 (12.96%) Citrix
9 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
9 7 (12.96%) VMware
9 7 (12.96%) Project Management
10 6 (11.11%) Migration
10 6 (11.11%) ITSM
10 6 (11.11%) Programme Management
10 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 6 (11.11%) UNIX
10 6 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
10 6 (11.11%) Test Planning

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 8 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.85%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.85%) Documentum
3 1 (1.85%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.26%) MS Office
3 3 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (3.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.85%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) DNS
1 4 (7.41%) DHCP
1 4 (7.41%) SAN
2 3 (5.56%) Internet
3 2 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (1.85%) Network Security
4 1 (1.85%) SMS
4 1 (1.85%) VoIP
4 1 (1.85%) WAN
4 1 (1.85%) HTTP
4 1 (1.85%) VPN
4 1 (1.85%) Intranet
4 1 (1.85%) Firewall
4 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (12.96%) Developer
1 7 (12.96%) Consultant
2 6 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 5 (9.26%) Test Leader
3 5 (9.26%) Project Manager
4 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (7.41%) Oracle Consultant
5 3 (5.56%) Linux Consultant
5 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Administrator
5 3 (5.56%) Programme Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Business Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Architect
6 2 (3.70%) DBA
6 2 (3.70%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (3.70%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) XML
2 1 (1.85%) WCF
2 1 (1.85%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.85%) REST
2 1 (1.85%) MSMQ
2 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.85%) Web Services
2 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.70%) CESG
3 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.70%) NHS
3 2 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.85%) User Experience
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) BYOD
4 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.85%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) UNIX
3 5 (9.26%) Linux
4 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.70%) AIX
5 2 (3.70%) HPUX
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.85%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.85%) Android
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (20.37%) Supplier Management
3 11 (20.37%) Waterfall
3 11 (20.37%) Scrum
3 11 (20.37%) PRINCE2
4 10 (18.52%) Test Strategy
5 9 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 8 (14.81%) Test Scripting
6 8 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (12.96%) ITIL
7 7 (12.96%) Project Management
8 6 (11.11%) Migration
8 6 (11.11%) ITSM
8 6 (11.11%) Programme Management
8 6 (11.11%) Test Planning
9 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (7.41%) Service Management
10 4 (7.41%) Data Analysis
10 4 (7.41%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.41%) Java
2 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
2 3 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (1.85%) XPath
3 1 (1.85%) XQuery
3 1 (1.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 38 (70.37%) SC Cleared
2 10 (18.52%) ISEB
3 4 (7.41%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.56%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (3.70%) CISM
5 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) XenApp
2 2 (3.70%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (3.70%) WSUS
2 1 (1.85%) SCCM
2 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) Oracle
2 7 (12.96%) Citrix
2 7 (12.96%) VMware
3 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.41%) EMC
5 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.70%) McAfee
6 2 (3.70%) Cognos
6 2 (3.70%) Cisco
6 2 (3.70%) IBM
6 2 (3.70%) HP
7 1 (1.85%) Google
7 1 (1.85%) FrontRange
7 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.85%) Apple
7 1 (1.85%) OpenText
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