The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 288 92 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 29.18% 12.53% 13.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 56.03% 36.08% 47.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 56 40
Median daily rate £310 £314 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.19% -12.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £256 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £433 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £362
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +10.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 4
Median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £17.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +52.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £21.50 £13.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.45 £42.50 £18.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £35.50 £21.12
% change year-on-year
-2.81% +68.12%
SC Cleared
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Qualifications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
514 255 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 52.08% 34.74% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 151 82
Median daily rate £310 £347 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.78% -3.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £243 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £517 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +6.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 18 7
Median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +52.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £18.14 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.40 £42.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SC Cleared across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 697 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 275 (39.45%) Windows
3 242 (34.72%) ITIL
4 224 (32.14%) Microsoft
5 201 (28.84%) HP
6 195 (27.98%) Windows Server
7 186 (26.69%) Active Directory
8 143 (20.52%) SQL
9 139 (19.94%) DNS
10 136 (19.51%) Degree
11 129 (18.51%) SQL Server
11 129 (18.51%) Unix
12 126 (18.08%) Linux
13 125 (17.93%) DHCP
14 118 (16.93%) VMware
15 116 (16.64%) Oracle
16 108 (15.49%) BPSS Clearance
17 107 (15.35%) Project Management
18 106 (15.21%) Citrix
19 103 (14.78%) Service Delivery
20 93 (13.34%) Computer Science
21 91 (13.06%) Windows Server 2008
22 90 (12.91%) Microsoft Certification
23 86 (12.34%) Incident Management
24 83 (11.91%) MS Excel
25 82 (11.76%) SLA
26 81 (11.62%) SAN
26 81 (11.62%) Windows Server 2003
27 77 (11.05%) AIX
28 76 (10.90%) Change Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 42 (6.03%) MS Exchange
2 41 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 39 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (5.60%) WebLogic
4 32 (4.59%) IIS
5 30 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 30 (4.30%) Skype for Business
6 21 (3.01%) Apache
7 18 (2.58%) OpenStack
8 14 (2.01%) Office Communications Server
8 14 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
9 13 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
10 12 (1.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 8 (1.15%) Tuxedo
11 8 (1.15%) WebSphere
11 8 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
12 7 (1.00%) MQSeries
13 6 (0.86%) IBM Notes
13 6 (0.86%) Oracle Application Server
14 5 (0.72%) JBoss
Applications
1 83 (11.91%) MS Excel
2 37 (5.31%) MS Office
3 13 (1.87%) MS Project
4 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.43%) OpenText MBPM
2 2 (0.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.73%) Office 365
2 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.14%) HP Helion
4 1 (0.14%) IaaS
4 1 (0.14%) PaaS
4 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 139 (19.94%) DNS
2 125 (17.93%) DHCP
3 81 (11.62%) SAN
4 68 (9.76%) TCP/IP
5 36 (5.16%) Firewall
5 36 (5.16%) WAN
6 25 (3.59%) LAN
7 19 (2.73%) Internet
8 18 (2.58%) LDAP
9 16 (2.30%) Intranet
9 16 (2.30%) Skype
10 14 (2.01%) HTTP
11 12 (1.72%) SMS
12 11 (1.58%) 3G
12 11 (1.58%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (1.43%) iSCSI
13 10 (1.43%) SSL
14 8 (1.15%) VPN
15 7 (1.00%) FTP
15 7 (1.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (18.51%) SQL Server
2 39 (5.60%) Relational Database
3 37 (5.31%) DB2
4 23 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (2.87%) SQL Server 2005
7 19 (2.73%) RDBMS
8 14 (2.01%) MySQL
9 12 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
9 12 (1.72%) Oracle Database
9 12 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (1.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 7 (1.00%) Data Mining
11 7 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.57%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.57%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (2.15%) MSI
2 14 (2.01%) Git (software)
3 12 (1.72%) StarTeam
4 7 (1.00%) LoadRunner
4 7 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (1.00%) Subversion
4 7 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.00%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.72%) GCC
5 5 (0.72%) GDB
5 5 (0.72%) Jenkins
5 5 (0.72%) Maven
5 5 (0.72%) Protractor
6 3 (0.43%) GitLab
6 3 (0.43%) JMeter
6 3 (0.43%) webpack
7 2 (0.29%) Gradle
7 2 (0.29%) Grunt
7 2 (0.29%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (0.29%) LoadUI
General
1 51 (7.32%) Finance
2 13 (1.87%) Legal
3 10 (1.43%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.00%) Banking
5 6 (0.86%) Billing
6 5 (0.72%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.29%) Advertising
8 1 (0.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (10.47%) Support Engineer
2 51 (7.32%) Architect
3 45 (6.46%) Analyst
4 42 (6.03%) Project Manager
5 37 (5.31%) Consultant
6 31 (4.45%) Administrator
7 26 (3.73%) DBA
7 26 (3.73%) Developer
8 22 (3.16%) Unix Engineer
8 22 (3.16%) Wintel Engineer
9 21 (3.01%) 3rd Line Support
10 20 (2.87%) Desktop Support
10 20 (2.87%) Solutions Architect
10 20 (2.87%) Virtualisation Engineer
11 18 (2.58%) Wintel Support
12 16 (2.30%) Test Analyst
13 15 (2.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 15 (2.15%) SQL DBA
13 15 (2.15%) Technical Leader
14 14 (2.01%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (4.45%) Middleware
2 12 (1.72%) J2EE
3 10 (1.43%) .NET
3 10 (1.43%) Web Services
3 10 (1.43%) XML
4 8 (1.15%) Node.js
5 7 (1.00%) AngularJS
5 7 (1.00%) CSS
5 7 (1.00%) ISPF
5 7 (1.00%) OAuth
5 7 (1.00%) OAuth2
5 7 (1.00%) OpenID
6 6 (0.86%) HTML
6 6 (0.86%) IBM Integration Bus
7 5 (0.72%) Spring
8 4 (0.57%) JSON
9 3 (0.43%) ADO
9 3 (0.43%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.43%) EJS
9 3 (0.43%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 93 (13.34%) Computer Science
2 54 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 48 (6.89%) Clustering
5 30 (4.30%) Mainframe
6 28 (4.02%) Data Centre
7 20 (2.87%) Replication
8 16 (2.30%) User Experience
9 15 (2.15%) Economics
10 13 (1.87%) Private Cloud
11 12 (1.72%) IBM Mainframe
12 11 (1.58%) Fat Client
12 11 (1.58%) Thin Client
12 11 (1.58%) Visualisation
13 10 (1.43%) Blackberry
13 10 (1.43%) PKI
14 8 (1.15%) PMI
14 8 (1.15%) Virtual Team
15 7 (1.00%) Cryptography
15 7 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 275 (39.45%) Windows
2 195 (27.98%) Windows Server
3 129 (18.51%) Unix
4 126 (18.08%) Linux
5 91 (13.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 81 (11.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 77 (11.05%) AIX
8 60 (8.61%) Solaris
9 43 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 34 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 28 (4.02%) Windows 7
12 13 (1.87%) Android
12 13 (1.87%) Apple iOS
12 13 (1.87%) zOS
13 10 (1.43%) HPUX
13 10 (1.43%) Windows XP
14 6 (0.86%) OS/390
15 5 (0.72%) MVS
16 3 (0.43%) Windows Phone
17 2 (0.29%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (34.72%) ITIL
2 107 (15.35%) Project Management
3 103 (14.78%) Service Delivery
4 86 (12.34%) Incident Management
5 76 (10.90%) Change Management
6 59 (8.46%) Problem Management
7 52 (7.46%) Root Cause Analysis
8 45 (6.46%) Change Control
9 44 (6.31%) Mentoring
10 42 (6.03%) Configuration Management
11 40 (5.74%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (5.60%) Release Management
12 39 (5.60%) Software Delivery
13 37 (5.31%) Business Continuity
14 36 (5.16%) High Availability
15 33 (4.73%) Service Management
16 31 (4.45%) Migration
17 26 (3.73%) Test Strategy
18 25 (3.59%) Quality Management
18 25 (3.59%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 143 (20.52%) SQL
2 66 (9.47%) Perl
3 62 (8.90%) PowerShell
4 56 (8.03%) VB
5 52 (7.46%) Shell Script
6 45 (6.46%) Java
7 28 (4.02%) C
8 27 (3.87%) VBScript
9 26 (3.73%) T-SQL
10 21 (3.01%) C#
11 18 (2.58%) JavaScript
12 16 (2.30%) Korn
13 15 (2.15%) Bash Shell
14 13 (1.87%) C++
14 13 (1.87%) C-shell
15 7 (1.00%) JCL
16 5 (0.72%) REXX
17 4 (0.57%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.57%) Python
18 3 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 697 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 136 (19.51%) Degree
3 108 (15.49%) BPSS Clearance
4 90 (12.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 42 (6.03%) MCSE
6 19 (2.73%) AAT
7 17 (2.44%) PMI Certification
7 17 (2.44%) PMP
8 15 (2.15%) RHCE
9 13 (1.87%) MCP
10 12 (1.72%) MCTS
11 10 (1.43%) MCDBA
12 9 (1.29%) MCSA
13 8 (1.15%) DV Cleared
13 8 (1.15%) ISTQB
13 8 (1.15%) MCITP
13 8 (1.15%) OCP
13 8 (1.15%) Oracle Certification
13 8 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (1.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (11.76%) SLA
2 56 (8.03%) Disclosure Scotland
3 18 (2.58%) ISO 9001
4 9 (1.29%) QA
5 2 (0.29%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 186 (26.69%) Active Directory
2 72 (10.33%) XenApp
3 67 (9.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 58 (8.32%) Microsoft App-V
5 47 (6.74%) XenDesktop
6 41 (5.88%) XenServer
7 25 (3.59%) Oracle RAC
8 23 (3.30%) Hyper-V
9 15 (2.15%) KVM
10 14 (2.01%) vSphere
11 12 (1.72%) Samba
12 11 (1.58%) Terminal Services
13 10 (1.43%) Firmware
13 10 (1.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 10 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
14 5 (0.72%) Time Sharing Option
14 5 (0.72%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 4 (0.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 4 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
16 3 (0.43%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 48 (6.89%) Tivoli
2 44 (6.31%) SCCM
3 38 (5.45%) HP SiteScope
4 34 (4.88%) MOM
5 28 (4.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 24 (3.44%) XenMobile
7 22 (3.16%) EMC NetWorker
8 21 (3.01%) SafeCom
9 20 (2.87%) Microsoft Clustering
10 18 (2.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 16 (2.30%) NetBackup
11 16 (2.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 15 (2.15%) EdgeSight
13 14 (2.01%) Perfmon
14 12 (1.72%) OpenView
15 9 (1.29%) Cisco IPCC
16 8 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
17 7 (1.00%) HP Data Protector
18 6 (0.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
19 5 (0.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 224 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 201 (28.84%) HP
3 118 (16.93%) VMware
4 116 (16.64%) Oracle
5 106 (15.21%) Citrix
6 59 (8.46%) AppSense
6 59 (8.46%) CA
7 57 (8.18%) ServiceNow
8 43 (6.17%) SAP
9 42 (6.03%) Red Hat
10 37 (5.31%) IBM
11 36 (5.16%) BMC
12 32 (4.59%) ThinPrint
13 29 (4.16%) EMC
14 17 (2.44%) Symantec
15 15 (2.15%) Cisco
16 11 (1.58%) 3PAR
16 11 (1.58%) Sybase
16 11 (1.58%) TIBCO
17 10 (1.43%) Trend Micro
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