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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 8 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 49 17 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.14% 10.43% 13.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 49.00% 31.48% 34.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 8 35
Average daily rate
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£360 £483 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.38% +93.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £243 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £500 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £362 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £17.04 - £15.13
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.57 - £10.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.35 - £20.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.12 £20.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+5.57% -22.33%
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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
100 54 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 26.81% 33.13% 37.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 24 66
Average daily rate £360 £350 £291
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +20.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £246 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £500 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 6
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £21.00 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 August 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 118 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 38 (32.20%) HP
3 37 (31.36%) Oracle
4 35 (29.66%) SQL
5 28 (23.73%) Windows
6 26 (22.03%) UNIX
7 25 (21.19%) ITIL
8 24 (20.34%) Problem Management
9 22 (18.64%) Microsoft
10 21 (17.80%) Migration
11 20 (16.95%) SQL Server
11 20 (16.95%) Configuration Management
11 20 (16.95%) Service Management
12 18 (15.25%) Oracle EBS
12 18 (15.25%) Finance
12 18 (15.25%) Linux
12 18 (15.25%) Oracle Applications
13 17 (14.41%) QA
14 16 (13.56%) Regression Testing
14 16 (13.56%) Red Hat
15 15 (12.71%) Middleware
15 15 (12.71%) Firewall
15 15 (12.71%) WebLogic
15 15 (12.71%) C#
16 14 (11.86%) Oracle Forms
16 14 (11.86%) MS Excel
16 14 (11.86%) Disaster Recovery
16 14 (11.86%) Oracle Workflow
16 14 (11.86%) Workflow
16 14 (11.86%) Oracle Database

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (12.71%) WebLogic
2 14 (11.86%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (6.78%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.24%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (3.39%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.69%) Oracle 10gAS
6 2 (1.69%) Oracle UPK
6 2 (1.69%) Apache
7 1 (0.85%) CMS
7 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (15.25%) Oracle EBS
1 18 (15.25%) Oracle Applications
2 14 (11.86%) Oracle Payables
3 12 (10.17%) Oracle General Ledger
3 12 (10.17%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (10.17%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (3.39%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (3.39%) Oracle iProcurement
4 4 (3.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (3.39%) Oracle CRM
5 3 (2.54%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 2 (1.69%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.71%) Firewall
2 12 (10.17%) DHCP
2 12 (10.17%) DNS
3 11 (9.32%) LAN
3 11 (9.32%) WAN
4 10 (8.47%) SAN
5 8 (6.78%) VPN
6 4 (3.39%) LDAP
6 4 (3.39%) SSH
6 4 (3.39%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (2.54%) Junos
7 3 (2.54%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (2.54%) Network Security
8 1 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.86%) Oracle Database
3 11 (9.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (6.78%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (5.93%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (5.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (4.24%) Oracle Discoverer
8 4 (3.39%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.39%) DTS
8 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (3.39%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (1.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.85%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 1 (0.85%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.85%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 14 (11.86%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (5.93%) LoadRunner
3 4 (3.39%) JMeter
3 4 (3.39%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (2.54%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.85%) JIRA
5 1 (0.85%) CaliberRM
General
1 18 (15.25%) Finance
2 12 (10.17%) General Ledger
3 2 (1.69%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.69%) Legal
3 2 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (20.34%) Analyst
2 14 (11.86%) Developer
3 10 (8.47%) UNIX Engineer
4 8 (6.78%) Support Engineer
4 8 (6.78%) Applications Support
5 7 (5.93%) Test Analyst
5 7 (5.93%) Oracle Analyst
6 6 (5.08%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.08%) Support Analyst
7 5 (4.24%) Administrator
7 5 (4.24%) Service Manager
7 5 (4.24%) Desktop Support
7 5 (4.24%) DBA
7 5 (4.24%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (4.24%) Oracle Applications Support
8 4 (3.39%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 4 (3.39%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (3.39%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (3.39%) Test Engineer
8 4 (3.39%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.71%) Middleware
2 10 (8.47%) .NET
2 10 (8.47%) ASP.NET
3 8 (6.78%) Web Services
4 3 (2.54%) J2EE
4 3 (2.54%) ADO
4 3 (2.54%) Java EE
4 3 (2.54%) MDX
4 3 (2.54%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.69%) XML
6 1 (0.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.32%) Open Source
2 5 (4.24%) Fat Client
2 5 (4.24%) N-Tier
2 5 (4.24%) Thin Client
3 3 (2.54%) HACMP
3 3 (2.54%) Clustering
3 3 (2.54%) Cryptography
3 3 (2.54%) Economics
4 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.85%) Replication
4 1 (0.85%) Data Conversion
4 1 (0.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 28 (23.73%) Windows
2 26 (22.03%) UNIX
3 18 (15.25%) Linux
4 13 (11.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (10.17%) AIX
6 11 (9.32%) Solaris
7 8 (6.78%) Windows XP
8 7 (5.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (5.08%) Windows 7
10 4 (3.39%) VME
10 4 (3.39%) HPUX
11 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.19%) ITIL
2 24 (20.34%) Problem Management
3 21 (17.80%) Migration
4 20 (16.95%) Configuration Management
4 20 (16.95%) Service Management
5 16 (13.56%) Regression Testing
6 14 (11.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (11.86%) Workflow
7 12 (10.17%) Data Management
7 12 (10.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (9.32%) Test Scripting
8 11 (9.32%) Incident Management
8 11 (9.32%) Change Management
9 10 (8.47%) Performance Testing
10 9 (7.63%) Service Delivery
11 8 (6.78%) CRM
12 7 (5.93%) Programme Management
13 6 (5.08%) Asset Management
13 6 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (5.08%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 35 (29.66%) SQL
2 15 (12.71%) C#
3 13 (11.02%) PL/SQL
4 8 (6.78%) VB.NET
5 7 (5.93%) Java
6 6 (5.08%) VBA
6 6 (5.08%) VB
7 5 (4.24%) VBScript
8 4 (3.39%) Perl
8 4 (3.39%) COBOL
8 4 (3.39%) Korn
8 4 (3.39%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.69%) C
10 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.85%) MUMPS
10 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 118 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.93%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (5.08%) ISTQB
4 5 (4.24%) Degree
5 4 (3.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.39%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.54%) IBM AIX Certification
7 2 (1.69%) ISEB
7 2 (1.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.41%) QA
2 12 (10.17%) SLA
3 3 (2.54%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.85%) BS7799
4 1 (0.85%) BS15000
4 1 (0.85%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 9 (7.63%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.24%) VMware ESX
3 5 (4.24%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (3.39%) KVM
4 4 (3.39%) RHEV
4 4 (3.39%) NFS
5 3 (2.54%) GPFS
5 3 (2.54%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.54%) vSphere
5 3 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (5.93%) OpenView
2 5 (4.24%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (3.39%) Unicenter
4 3 (2.54%) WhatsUp Gold
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (1.69%) HP UCMDB
5 2 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (1.69%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (32.20%) HP
2 37 (31.36%) Oracle
3 22 (18.64%) Microsoft
4 16 (13.56%) Red Hat
5 9 (7.63%) CA
6 7 (5.93%) VMware
7 5 (4.24%) Citrix
8 4 (3.39%) EMC
8 4 (3.39%) IBM
8 4 (3.39%) JBoss
9 3 (2.54%) Cisco
9 3 (2.54%) Juniper
9 3 (2.54%) ICL
9 3 (2.54%) Fujitsu
9 3 (2.54%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.54%) McAfee
9 3 (2.54%) TippingPoint
9 3 (2.54%) 3PAR
9 3 (2.54%) F5
9 3 (2.54%) Veritas
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