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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 532 69 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 39.32% 11.68% 15.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 60.73% 36.13% 54.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 47 50
Median daily rate £310 £313 £276
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.80% +13.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £190 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £451 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 7 4
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £24.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.30 £17.26 £13.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £35.30 £35.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £33.52 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +59.61%
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
876 191 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 64.75% 32.32% 29.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 587 107 89
Median daily rate £310 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £502 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 14 7
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.23% -35.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £13.50 £13.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £35.30 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +12.50%

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 June 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 June 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 June 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.

1 630 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 223 (35.40%) Windows
3 220 (34.92%) ITIL
4 181 (28.73%) Microsoft
5 168 (26.67%) HP
6 156 (24.76%) Active Directory
6 156 (24.76%) Windows Server
7 120 (19.05%) DNS
7 120 (19.05%) Degree
8 119 (18.89%) SQL
9 111 (17.62%) SQL Server
10 105 (16.67%) DHCP
11 103 (16.35%) Unix
12 102 (16.19%) VMware
13 100 (15.87%) Linux
14 99 (15.71%) Service Delivery
14 99 (15.71%) Project Management
15 97 (15.40%) Citrix
16 87 (13.81%) BPSS Clearance
17 85 (13.49%) Oracle
18 81 (12.86%) Computer Science
19 80 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
20 78 (12.38%) Windows Server 2008
21 70 (11.11%) Incident Management
21 70 (11.11%) SAN
21 70 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
22 69 (10.95%) Change Management
23 68 (10.79%) MS Excel
24 67 (10.63%) SLA
25 66 (10.48%) XenApp

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 35 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 33 (5.24%) MS Exchange
3 31 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 28 (4.44%) IIS
5 22 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2013
5 22 (3.49%) Skype for Business
5 22 (3.49%) WebLogic
6 20 (3.17%) Apache
7 15 (2.38%) OpenStack
8 8 (1.27%) JBoss
8 8 (1.27%) Office Communications Server
8 8 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (1.11%) WebSphere
10 6 (0.95%) CMS
10 6 (0.95%) IBM Notes
10 6 (0.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 6 (0.95%) Tuxedo
10 6 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (0.79%) MQSeries
Applications
1 68 (10.79%) MS Excel
2 33 (5.24%) MS Office
3 8 (1.27%) MS Project
4 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.32%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (0.32%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.49%) Office 365
2 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.16%) HP Helion
4 1 (0.16%) IaaS
4 1 (0.16%) PaaS
4 1 (0.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 120 (19.05%) DNS
2 105 (16.67%) DHCP
3 70 (11.11%) SAN
4 58 (9.21%) TCP/IP
5 42 (6.67%) Firewall
6 37 (5.87%) WAN
7 29 (4.60%) LAN
8 13 (2.06%) Internet
8 13 (2.06%) VPN
9 12 (1.90%) SMS
10 11 (1.75%) Intranet
10 11 (1.75%) LDAP
10 11 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (1.59%) 3G
11 10 (1.59%) SSL
12 9 (1.43%) HTTP
13 8 (1.27%) iSCSI
13 8 (1.27%) Skype
14 7 (1.11%) NetScaler
15 6 (0.95%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (17.62%) SQL Server
2 36 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 28 (4.44%) DB2
4 23 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (3.02%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (1.90%) RDBMS
6 12 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (1.75%) MySQL
7 11 (1.75%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.11%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 7 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (0.79%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.63%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.63%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.48%) Big Data
12 3 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (2.06%) MSI
2 12 (1.90%) Git (software)
2 12 (1.90%) Visual Studio
3 9 (1.43%) StarTeam
3 9 (1.43%) Subversion
4 7 (1.11%) LoadRunner
4 7 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (0.79%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.63%) Maven
8 2 (0.32%) Ant
8 2 (0.32%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.32%) Gradle
8 2 (0.32%) Grunt
8 2 (0.32%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.32%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (0.32%) Protractor
8 2 (0.32%) Selenium
9 1 (0.16%) Facilita Forecast
9 1 (0.16%) JIRA
General
1 55 (8.73%) Finance
2 16 (2.54%) Legal
3 6 (0.95%) Telecoms
4 5 (0.79%) Billing
5 4 (0.63%) Banking
5 4 (0.63%) Manufacturing
5 4 (0.63%) Marketing
6 3 (0.48%) Advertising
6 3 (0.48%) Law
Job Titles
1 55 (8.73%) Support Engineer
2 54 (8.57%) Architect
3 45 (7.14%) Analyst
4 35 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 33 (5.24%) Developer
6 30 (4.76%) Consultant
7 25 (3.97%) Administrator
8 23 (3.65%) DBA
8 23 (3.65%) Unix Engineer
9 18 (2.86%) Desktop Support
9 18 (2.86%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 18 (2.86%) Wintel Engineer
10 17 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
10 17 (2.70%) Wintel Support
11 16 (2.54%) 3rd Line Support
11 16 (2.54%) SC Cleared Project Manager
12 15 (2.38%) SQL DBA
12 15 (2.38%) Test Analyst
13 13 (2.06%) Linux Engineer
14 12 (1.90%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.29%) Middleware
2 17 (2.70%) .NET
2 17 (2.70%) Web Services
3 13 (2.06%) XML
4 11 (1.75%) J2EE
5 9 (1.43%) ASP.NET
6 8 (1.27%) ADO.NET
6 8 (1.27%) HTML
7 7 (1.11%) CSS
7 7 (1.11%) ISPF
8 5 (0.79%) AngularJS
9 4 (0.63%) IBM Integration Bus
9 4 (0.63%) Node.js
10 3 (0.48%) ADO
10 3 (0.48%) HTML5
10 3 (0.48%) Java EE
10 3 (0.48%) OAuth
10 3 (0.48%) OAuth2
10 3 (0.48%) OpenID
10 3 (0.48%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 81 (12.86%) Computer Science
2 47 (7.46%) Management Information System
3 45 (7.14%) Clustering
4 40 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (4.76%) Data Centre
6 29 (4.60%) Mainframe
7 18 (2.86%) Replication
8 13 (2.06%) User Experience
9 12 (1.90%) IBM Mainframe
9 12 (1.90%) Private Cloud
10 11 (1.75%) Economics
11 10 (1.59%) Fat Client
11 10 (1.59%) Thin Client
12 9 (1.43%) PKI
12 9 (1.43%) Visualisation
13 8 (1.27%) Data Structures
13 8 (1.27%) PMI
14 7 (1.11%) Cryptography
14 7 (1.11%) HACMP
14 7 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 223 (35.40%) Windows
2 156 (24.76%) Windows Server
3 103 (16.35%) Unix
4 100 (15.87%) Linux
5 78 (12.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 70 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 64 (10.16%) AIX
8 43 (6.83%) Solaris
9 39 (6.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 30 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
11 25 (3.97%) Windows 7
12 12 (1.90%) zOS
13 9 (1.43%) Windows XP
14 8 (1.27%) Android
14 8 (1.27%) Apple iOS
15 6 (0.95%) HPUX
16 5 (0.79%) MVS
17 4 (0.63%) OS/390
18 2 (0.32%) Windows Phone
19 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (34.92%) ITIL
2 99 (15.71%) Project Management
2 99 (15.71%) Service Delivery
3 70 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 69 (10.95%) Change Management
5 53 (8.41%) Problem Management
6 47 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (6.83%) Mentoring
7 43 (6.83%) Root Cause Analysis
8 41 (6.51%) Change Control
9 37 (5.87%) Configuration Management
9 37 (5.87%) High Availability
10 36 (5.71%) Release Management
10 36 (5.71%) Software Delivery
11 32 (5.08%) Service Management
12 30 (4.76%) Business Continuity
12 30 (4.76%) ITIL V3
13 28 (4.44%) Migration
14 24 (3.81%) Server Building
15 23 (3.65%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 119 (18.89%) SQL
2 57 (9.05%) PowerShell
3 51 (8.10%) Perl
4 45 (7.14%) VB
5 44 (6.98%) Shell Script
6 34 (5.40%) Java
7 29 (4.60%) JavaScript
8 24 (3.81%) VBScript
9 23 (3.65%) T-SQL
10 19 (3.02%) C#
11 14 (2.22%) C
12 13 (2.06%) Korn
13 12 (1.90%) Bash Shell
14 11 (1.75%) C++
15 10 (1.59%) C-shell
16 8 (1.27%) Python
17 7 (1.11%) JCL
18 5 (0.79%) PL/SQL
18 5 (0.79%) REXX
19 3 (0.48%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 630 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 120 (19.05%) Degree
3 87 (13.81%) BPSS Clearance
4 80 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 35 (5.56%) MCSE
6 22 (3.49%) PMI Certification
7 17 (2.70%) PMP
8 16 (2.54%) AAT
9 13 (2.06%) MCP
9 13 (2.06%) RHCE
10 12 (1.90%) DV Cleared
11 11 (1.75%) MCTS
12 10 (1.59%) MCDBA
13 9 (1.43%) MCSA
14 8 (1.27%) MCITP
14 8 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (1.11%) BC Cleared
15 7 (1.11%) CISSP
15 7 (1.11%) OCP
15 7 (1.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (10.63%) SLA
2 43 (6.83%) Disclosure Scotland
3 14 (2.22%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.95%) QA
5 2 (0.32%) JSP 440
System Software
1 156 (24.76%) Active Directory
2 66 (10.48%) XenApp
3 53 (8.41%) Microsoft App-V
3 53 (8.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (6.67%) XenDesktop
5 36 (5.71%) XenServer
6 21 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
7 19 (3.02%) Hyper-V
8 13 (2.06%) KVM
8 13 (2.06%) vSphere
9 11 (1.75%) Terminal Services
10 10 (1.59%) Samba
11 9 (1.43%) Firmware
12 7 (1.11%) GPFS
13 5 (0.79%) Time Sharing Option
13 5 (0.79%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 4 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
14 4 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 42 (6.67%) SCCM
2 40 (6.35%) Tivoli
3 26 (4.13%) HP SiteScope
3 26 (4.13%) MOM
3 26 (4.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 20 (3.17%) Microsoft Clustering
4 20 (3.17%) XenMobile
5 19 (3.02%) EMC NetWorker
6 18 (2.86%) SafeCom
7 17 (2.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 16 (2.54%) NetBackup
8 16 (2.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 14 (2.22%) Perfmon
10 12 (1.90%) EdgeSight
11 11 (1.75%) OpenView
12 7 (1.11%) HP Data Protector
12 7 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
13 6 (0.95%) Cisco IPCC
14 5 (0.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 5 (0.79%) WMI
Vendors
1 181 (28.73%) Microsoft
2 168 (26.67%) HP
3 102 (16.19%) VMware
4 97 (15.40%) Citrix
5 85 (13.49%) Oracle
6 54 (8.57%) AppSense
7 44 (6.98%) CA
7 44 (6.98%) ServiceNow
8 43 (6.83%) Red Hat
9 39 (6.19%) IBM
10 34 (5.40%) SAP
11 29 (4.60%) ThinPrint
12 28 (4.44%) BMC
13 23 (3.65%) EMC
14 16 (2.54%) Symantec
15 15 (2.38%) Cisco
16 10 (1.59%) Sybase
17 9 (1.43%) 3PAR
18 8 (1.27%) Axway
18 8 (1.27%) Brocade
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