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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 15 7
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 409 49 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 35.81% 8.88% 15.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 59.28% 29.17% 47.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 31 56
Median daily rate £300 £300 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £190 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £451 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 7 3
Median hourly rate £30.83 £27.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.10% -17.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.52 £17.26 £19.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £28.70 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £31.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+18.25% +59.49%
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
690 168 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 60.42% 30.43% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 86 110
Median daily rate £310 £340 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £202 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £519 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 12 4
Median hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -17.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.00 £16.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £30.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 May 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 May 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 May 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.

1 485 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 175 (36.08%) ITIL
3 171 (35.26%) Windows
4 137 (28.25%) Microsoft
5 129 (26.60%) HP
6 119 (24.54%) Active Directory
7 114 (23.51%) Windows Server
8 90 (18.56%) DNS
9 84 (17.32%) DHCP
9 84 (17.32%) VMware
9 84 (17.32%) Degree
10 82 (16.91%) Service Delivery
11 81 (16.70%) Project Management
11 81 (16.70%) Citrix
12 80 (16.49%) SQL
13 75 (15.46%) Unix
14 74 (15.26%) Linux
15 72 (14.85%) SQL Server
16 66 (13.61%) Windows Server 2008
17 64 (13.20%) Computer Science
18 63 (12.99%) BPSS Clearance
19 59 (12.16%) Windows Server 2003
20 56 (11.55%) Microsoft Certification
20 56 (11.55%) XenApp
21 53 (10.93%) SLA
22 52 (10.72%) Oracle
23 51 (10.52%) Change Management
24 50 (10.31%) Incident Management
25 48 (9.90%) AppSense
25 48 (9.90%) SAN

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 31 (6.39%) SharePoint
2 23 (4.74%) MS Exchange
3 22 (4.54%) IIS
4 21 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (3.51%) Apache
5 17 (3.51%) Skype for Business
6 15 (3.09%) WebLogic
7 13 (2.68%) OpenStack
8 12 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (2.27%) JBoss
10 8 (1.65%) CMS
11 6 (1.24%) WebSphere
12 5 (1.03%) Tuxedo
12 5 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.82%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.82%) MQSeries
13 4 (0.82%) Office Communications Server
13 4 (0.82%) Oracle Application Server
14 3 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
14 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 41 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.54%) MS Office
3 8 (1.65%) MS Project
4 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.41%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.21%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.68%) Office 365
2 2 (0.41%) HP Helion
3 1 (0.21%) IaaS
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.21%) PaaS
3 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 90 (18.56%) DNS
2 84 (17.32%) DHCP
3 48 (9.90%) SAN
4 42 (8.66%) TCP/IP
5 33 (6.80%) Firewall
6 30 (6.19%) WAN
7 25 (5.15%) LAN
8 11 (2.27%) Internet
8 11 (2.27%) SMS
9 10 (2.06%) VPN
9 10 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (1.86%) 3G
10 9 (1.86%) Intranet
10 9 (1.86%) SSL
11 7 (1.44%) iSCSI
11 7 (1.44%) LDAP
12 6 (1.24%) Remote Desktop
13 5 (1.03%) FTP
13 5 (1.03%) HTTP
13 5 (1.03%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (14.85%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.74%) Relational Database
3 18 (3.71%) DB2
4 14 (2.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (2.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.44%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.03%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 5 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (0.82%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.62%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.41%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.41%) MySQL
13 1 (0.21%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.21%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 12 (2.47%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.44%) MSI
3 6 (1.24%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.24%) LoadRunner
3 6 (1.24%) StarTeam
3 6 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (1.03%) Subversion
5 2 (0.41%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.41%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.21%) Ant
6 1 (0.21%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (0.21%) Gradle
6 1 (0.21%) Grunt
6 1 (0.21%) JIRA
6 1 (0.21%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.21%) Maven
6 1 (0.21%) Protractor
6 1 (0.21%) Selenium
General
1 46 (9.48%) Finance
2 16 (3.30%) Legal
3 4 (0.82%) Billing
3 4 (0.82%) Marketing
3 4 (0.82%) Telecoms
4 3 (0.62%) Banking
4 3 (0.62%) Law
5 1 (0.21%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 50 (10.31%) Support Engineer
2 46 (9.48%) Architect
3 38 (7.84%) Analyst
4 35 (7.22%) Developer
5 25 (5.15%) Project Manager
6 24 (4.95%) Consultant
7 19 (3.92%) Unix Engineer
8 17 (3.51%) Administrator
8 17 (3.51%) Desktop Support
9 16 (3.30%) DBA
10 15 (3.09%) 3rd Line Support
10 15 (3.09%) Virtualisation Engineer
11 12 (2.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 12 (2.47%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (2.47%) SQL DBA
11 12 (2.47%) Wintel Engineer
12 11 (2.27%) Test Analyst
13 10 (2.06%) Java Developer
13 10 (2.06%) Release Analyst
13 10 (2.06%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.33%) Middleware
2 17 (3.51%) .NET
2 17 (3.51%) Web Services
3 13 (2.68%) XML
4 9 (1.86%) ASP.NET
5 8 (1.65%) ADO.NET
5 8 (1.65%) J2EE
6 7 (1.44%) HTML
7 6 (1.24%) CSS
7 6 (1.24%) ISPF
8 4 (0.82%) HTML5
8 4 (0.82%) XHTML
9 3 (0.62%) ADO
9 3 (0.62%) IBM Integration Bus
9 3 (0.62%) Java EE
10 2 (0.41%) jQuery
10 2 (0.41%) OAuth
10 2 (0.41%) SAP Basis
10 2 (0.41%) Software Packaging
10 2 (0.41%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 64 (13.20%) Computer Science
2 41 (8.45%) Management Information System
3 31 (6.39%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (5.98%) Clustering
4 29 (5.98%) Data Centre
5 23 (4.74%) Mainframe
6 13 (2.68%) Replication
7 10 (2.06%) Data Structures
8 9 (1.86%) Fat Client
8 9 (1.86%) IBM Mainframe
8 9 (1.86%) Private Cloud
8 9 (1.86%) Thin Client
9 8 (1.65%) Economics
9 8 (1.65%) PKI
9 8 (1.65%) PMI
9 8 (1.65%) User Experience
10 7 (1.44%) HACMP
11 6 (1.24%) Cryptography
12 5 (1.03%) AS400
12 5 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 171 (35.26%) Windows
2 114 (23.51%) Windows Server
3 75 (15.46%) Unix
4 74 (15.26%) Linux
5 66 (13.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 59 (12.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 46 (9.48%) AIX
8 36 (7.42%) Solaris
9 33 (6.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (4.12%) Windows 7
12 9 (1.86%) Windows XP
12 9 (1.86%) zOS
13 6 (1.24%) HPUX
14 4 (0.82%) MVS
15 3 (0.62%) Android
15 3 (0.62%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.62%) OS/390
16 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (36.08%) ITIL
2 82 (16.91%) Service Delivery
3 81 (16.70%) Project Management
4 51 (10.52%) Change Management
5 50 (10.31%) Incident Management
6 46 (9.48%) Problem Management
7 41 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (7.63%) Change Control
9 33 (6.80%) Release Management
10 30 (6.19%) Root Cause Analysis
10 30 (6.19%) Service Management
11 29 (5.98%) Mentoring
11 29 (5.98%) Software Delivery
12 26 (5.36%) ITIL V3
13 25 (5.15%) Business Continuity
14 24 (4.95%) Configuration Management
14 24 (4.95%) High Availability
15 19 (3.92%) Migration
16 17 (3.51%) ITSM
17 16 (3.30%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (16.49%) SQL
2 40 (8.25%) PowerShell
3 36 (7.42%) Perl
4 31 (6.39%) Java
5 28 (5.77%) JavaScript
5 28 (5.77%) Shell Script
5 28 (5.77%) VB
6 17 (3.51%) C#
7 15 (3.09%) VBScript
8 14 (2.89%) C
9 13 (2.68%) T-SQL
10 11 (2.27%) Korn
11 10 (2.06%) Bash Shell
11 10 (2.06%) C++
12 8 (1.65%) C-shell
12 8 (1.65%) Python
13 6 (1.24%) JCL
14 4 (0.82%) REXX
15 3 (0.62%) COBOL
15 3 (0.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 485 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 84 (17.32%) Degree
3 63 (12.99%) BPSS Clearance
4 56 (11.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (5.36%) MCSE
6 22 (4.54%) PMI Certification
7 17 (3.51%) PMP
8 14 (2.89%) DV Cleared
9 8 (1.65%) MCDBA
9 8 (1.65%) MCP
9 8 (1.65%) RHCE
10 7 (1.44%) BC Cleared
10 7 (1.44%) IBM AIX Certification
10 7 (1.44%) MCSA
11 6 (1.24%) AAT
11 6 (1.24%) CISSP
11 6 (1.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (1.03%) CCNA
12 5 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.82%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (10.93%) SLA
2 34 (7.01%) Disclosure Scotland
3 12 (2.47%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.03%) QA
5 2 (0.41%) JSP 440
System Software
1 119 (24.54%) Active Directory
2 56 (11.55%) XenApp
3 45 (9.28%) Microsoft App-V
4 43 (8.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 34 (7.01%) XenDesktop
6 30 (6.19%) XenServer
7 14 (2.89%) Hyper-V
8 13 (2.68%) Oracle RAC
9 12 (2.47%) vSphere
10 9 (1.86%) Terminal Services
11 8 (1.65%) KVM
11 8 (1.65%) Samba
12 7 (1.44%) GPFS
13 5 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (0.82%) Firmware
14 4 (0.82%) Time Sharing Option
15 3 (0.62%) Brightmail
15 3 (0.62%) DFS Replication
15 3 (0.62%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 3 (0.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 36 (7.42%) SCCM
2 25 (5.15%) Tivoli
3 20 (4.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 19 (3.92%) XenMobile
5 17 (3.51%) HP SiteScope
5 17 (3.51%) SafeCom
6 16 (3.30%) MOM
7 14 (2.89%) EMC NetWorker
7 14 (2.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 13 (2.68%) NetBackup
9 12 (2.47%) EdgeSight
10 11 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 10 (2.06%) Perfmon
12 8 (1.65%) OpenView
13 6 (1.24%) WMI
14 5 (1.03%) HP Data Protector
14 5 (1.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 4 (0.82%) PureDisk
16 3 (0.62%) HP SIM
16 3 (0.62%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 137 (28.25%) Microsoft
2 129 (26.60%) HP
3 84 (17.32%) VMware
4 81 (16.70%) Citrix
5 52 (10.72%) Oracle
6 48 (9.90%) AppSense
7 38 (7.84%) Red Hat
8 32 (6.60%) ServiceNow
9 31 (6.39%) CA
9 31 (6.39%) IBM
10 29 (5.98%) SAP
11 27 (5.57%) ThinPrint
12 18 (3.71%) BMC
13 15 (3.09%) EMC
14 14 (2.89%) Symantec
15 12 (2.47%) Cisco
16 10 (2.06%) Axway
17 8 (1.65%) Serena
18 6 (1.24%) Altiris
18 6 (1.24%) Borland
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £447 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Competitive Daily Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £393 per day
Posted: 6 days ago