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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 6 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 32 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 11.27% 10.53% 12.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.38% 45.45% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 21
Average daily rate
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£455 £413 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.30% -13.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £498 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.68% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.77 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -38.98%
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
69 44 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.30% 23.16% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 25 32
Average daily rate £375 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £17.64 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
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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 27 £455 +17.41%
Wirral - - - -
Bootle - - - -
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 56 (69.14%) SC Cleared
2 19 (23.46%) Finance
3 14 (17.28%) Cognos
4 13 (16.05%) Windows
4 13 (16.05%) Oracle
4 13 (16.05%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (16.05%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 9 (11.11%) CRM
6 8 (9.88%) Citrix
6 8 (9.88%) Java
6 8 (9.88%) ITIL
6 8 (9.88%) Siebel
6 8 (9.88%) Workflow
6 8 (9.88%) VMware
6 8 (9.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (9.88%) Windows 7
6 8 (9.88%) Operations Management
7 7 (8.64%) Performance Management
7 7 (8.64%) CTC Cleared
7 7 (8.64%) Coaching
7 7 (8.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (8.64%) Identity Management
7 7 (8.64%) SQL
8 6 (7.41%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (7.41%) Change Management
8 6 (7.41%) Telecoms
8 6 (7.41%) Retail
8 6 (7.41%) Billing
8 6 (7.41%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (7.41%) Oracle EBS R12

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (3.70%) IIS
1 3 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.23%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Spreadsheet
1 6 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (4.94%) MS Office
3 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (16.05%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (7.41%) Oracle Financials
2 6 (7.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) DNS
2 3 (3.70%) Firewall
2 3 (3.70%) WAN
2 3 (3.70%) HTTP
2 3 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.47%) SAN
3 2 (2.47%) SMTP
3 2 (2.47%) DHCP
3 2 (2.47%) FTP
3 2 (2.47%) SSL
3 2 (2.47%) LAN
4 1 (1.23%) Network Security
4 1 (1.23%) SMS
4 1 (1.23%) VoIP
4 1 (1.23%) VPN
4 1 (1.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.47%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.23%) Cognos Query Studio
4 1 (1.23%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 1 (1.23%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (1.23%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.23%) Selenium
1 1 (1.23%) JMeter
1 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.23%) Toad
General
1 19 (23.46%) Finance
2 6 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.41%) Retail
2 6 (7.41%) Billing
3 1 (1.23%) Local Government
3 1 (1.23%) Military
3 1 (1.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (22.22%) Developer
2 13 (16.05%) Cognos Developer
3 12 (14.81%) Architect
4 11 (13.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 11 (13.58%) Cognos BI Developer
5 7 (8.64%) Change Manager
5 7 (8.64%) Enterprise Architect
5 7 (8.64%) Consultant
6 6 (7.41%) Business Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Operations Manager
7 5 (6.17%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.94%) Administrator
8 4 (4.94%) Oracle Consultant
9 3 (3.70%) Security Manager
9 3 (3.70%) Linux Consultant
9 3 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.70%) Senior Manager
9 3 (3.70%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.17%) XML
2 2 (2.47%) .NET
3 1 (1.23%) REST
3 1 (1.23%) WCF
3 1 (1.23%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.23%) MSMQ
3 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.70%) PDA
1 3 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.47%) Thin Client
2 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.47%) Clustering
2 2 (2.47%) Fat Client
2 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.23%) RMADS
3 1 (1.23%) CESG
3 1 (1.23%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.05%) Windows
2 8 (9.88%) Windows 7
3 5 (6.17%) UNIX
4 4 (4.94%) Linux
5 3 (3.70%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.05%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (11.11%) CRM
3 8 (9.88%) ITIL
3 8 (9.88%) Workflow
3 8 (9.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (9.88%) Operations Management
4 7 (8.64%) Performance Management
4 7 (8.64%) Coaching
4 7 (8.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (8.64%) Identity Management
5 6 (7.41%) Change Management
6 5 (6.17%) TOGAF
6 5 (6.17%) Risk Management
6 5 (6.17%) Migration
7 4 (4.94%) Data Migration
8 3 (3.70%) Project Management
9 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.47%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.47%) Business Continuity
9 2 (2.47%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.88%) Java
2 7 (8.64%) SQL
3 3 (3.70%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.47%) C
4 2 (2.47%) C#
5 1 (1.23%) XPath
5 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.23%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 56 (69.14%) SC Cleared
2 7 (8.64%) CTC Cleared
3 4 (4.94%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.23%) CISM
4 1 (1.23%) MCP
4 1 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.47%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.23%) XenApp
4 1 (1.23%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.47%) WSUS
3 1 (1.23%) SCCM
3 1 (1.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (17.28%) Cognos
2 13 (16.05%) Oracle
3 8 (9.88%) Citrix
3 8 (9.88%) Siebel
3 8 (9.88%) VMware
4 6 (7.41%) Fujitsu
5 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.70%) Symantec
7 1 (1.23%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.23%) HP
7 1 (1.23%) EMC
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