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 7 December 2016 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 10 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 34 72 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 11.11% 20.06% 16.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 53.13% 74.23% 61.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 43 31
Median daily rate £400 £400 £489
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £338 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £499 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.38 £31.45 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.83% +65.52%
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
64 97 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 20.92% 27.02% 26.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 53 46
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £279 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +58.57%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -7 20 £468 +16.87% 1
Southport - 11 £325 -
Birkenhead - 1 £600 -
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 82 (97.62%) SC Cleared
2 37 (44.05%) Oracle
3 23 (27.38%) SOA
4 19 (22.62%) Oracle EBS
4 19 (22.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 16 (19.05%) Web Services
6 15 (17.86%) Middleware
7 13 (15.48%) B2B
7 13 (15.48%) Windows
8 12 (14.29%) Linux
9 11 (13.10%) XML
9 11 (13.10%) WAN
9 11 (13.10%) Open Source
9 11 (13.10%) Oracle Service Bus
9 11 (13.10%) BPEL
10 10 (11.90%) Oracle EBS R12
10 10 (11.90%) Oracle Database
10 10 (11.90%) Finance
10 10 (11.90%) LAN
10 10 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (10.71%) IBM
11 9 (10.71%) Migration
11 9 (10.71%) Firewall
11 9 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (10.71%) Oracle Fusion
12 8 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (9.52%) FTP
12 8 (9.52%) Unix
12 8 (9.52%) JMS

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (22.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (13.10%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (2.38%) Apache
3 2 (2.38%) IIS
3 2 (2.38%) Jetty
3 2 (2.38%) Mongrel
3 2 (2.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.38%) nginx
3 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle UPK
4 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Office
1 2 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (22.62%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (11.90%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (3.57%) Primavera
3 3 (3.57%) SAP HR
3 3 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.38%) G Suite
3 2 (2.38%) Google App Engine
3 2 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.10%) WAN
2 10 (11.90%) LAN
3 9 (10.71%) Firewall
4 8 (9.52%) FTP
5 7 (8.33%) VoIP
6 6 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 5 (5.95%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (5.95%) HTTP
8 4 (4.76%) DHCP
8 4 (4.76%) DNS
8 4 (4.76%) SMTP
8 4 (4.76%) VPN
9 3 (3.57%) HTTPS
9 3 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (3.57%) IPsec
10 2 (2.38%) BIG-IP
10 2 (2.38%) SNMP
10 2 (2.38%) SSL
10 2 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.90%) Oracle Database
2 8 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (4.76%) Redis
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.19%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.57%) LSMW
3 2 (2.38%) JIRA
3 2 (2.38%) Rational Performance Tester
3 2 (2.38%) Travis CI
General
1 10 (11.90%) Finance
2 3 (3.57%) Electronics
2 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.57%) Marketing
2 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (15.48%) Consultant
1 13 (15.48%) Developer
2 12 (14.29%) Architect
3 11 (13.10%) Oracle Developer
4 8 (9.52%) Analyst
4 8 (9.52%) Oracle Consultant
4 8 (9.52%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 8 (9.52%) SOA Developer
5 7 (8.33%) DBA
6 4 (4.76%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 4 (4.76%) Security Analyst
6 4 (4.76%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 4 (4.76%) Team Leader
7 3 (3.57%) Cybersecurity Specialist
7 3 (3.57%) Messaging Architect
7 3 (3.57%) Oracle P2P Consultant
7 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared DBA
7 3 (3.57%) Security Operations Specialist
7 3 (3.57%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
7 3 (3.57%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.05%) Web Services
2 15 (17.86%) Middleware
3 11 (13.10%) XML
4 9 (10.71%) Oracle Fusion
5 8 (9.52%) JMS
6 7 (8.33%) J2EE
7 5 (5.95%) EDIFACT
7 5 (5.95%) ELK Stack
8 4 (4.76%) SOAP
9 3 (3.57%) AngularJS
9 3 (3.57%) BAPI
9 3 (3.57%) Node.js
9 3 (3.57%) XML Messaging
10 2 (2.38%) .NET
10 2 (2.38%) RESTful
10 2 (2.38%) Servlets
11 1 (1.19%) CSS
11 1 (1.19%) HTML
11 1 (1.19%) JAAS
11 1 (1.19%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.95%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.76%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.57%) Cyber Attack
4 3 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.57%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.57%) Statistics
5 2 (2.38%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.38%) IVR
6 1 (1.19%) Clustering
6 1 (1.19%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.19%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.48%) Windows
2 12 (14.29%) Linux
3 8 (9.52%) Unix
4 2 (2.38%) Android
4 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.38%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.38%) Solaris
5 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.38%) SOA
2 13 (15.48%) B2B
3 11 (13.10%) BPEL
3 11 (13.10%) Open Source
4 9 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (10.71%) Migration
5 8 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (8.33%) Data Migration
7 6 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.14%) Performance Management
7 6 (7.14%) Security Operations
7 6 (7.14%) SIEM
8 5 (5.95%) Data Management
8 5 (5.95%) ITSM
8 5 (5.95%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (5.95%) SDLC
9 4 (4.76%) Configuration Management
9 4 (4.76%) Information Security
9 4 (4.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.33%) Java
2 5 (5.95%) JavaScript
2 5 (5.95%) SQL
3 3 (3.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.38%) Python
4 2 (2.38%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
5 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 82 (97.62%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.95%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.76%) CCNA
3 4 (4.76%) CISSP
3 4 (4.76%) CTC Cleared
3 4 (4.76%) SANS
3 4 (4.76%) SSCP
4 2 (2.38%) Siebel Certification
5 1 (1.19%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.19%) Degree
5 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.19%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) QA
1 2 (2.38%) SLA
2 1 (1.19%) ISO20022
System Software
1 5 (5.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (3.57%) XenApp
2 3 (3.57%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.38%) Xen
4 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (5.95%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 5 (5.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (4.76%) Kibana
2 4 (4.76%) logstash
3 3 (3.57%) QRadar
4 2 (2.38%) Puppet
4 2 (2.38%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 37 (44.05%) Oracle
2 9 (10.71%) IBM
3 7 (8.33%) Siebel
4 6 (7.14%) Apple
4 6 (7.14%) Cisco
4 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.14%) SAP
5 5 (5.95%) Forcepoint
5 5 (5.95%) Intel Security
5 5 (5.95%) SolarWinds
5 5 (5.95%) Splunk
5 5 (5.95%) VMware
6 4 (4.76%) Citrix
6 4 (4.76%) Google
7 3 (3.57%) LogRhythm
8 2 (2.38%) Sun
9 1 (1.19%) F5
9 1 (1.19%) Informatica
9 1 (1.19%) Juniper
9 1 (1.19%) Progress