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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 5 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 260 69 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.97% 10.33% 11.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 51.18% 36.70% 32.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 40 49
Median daily rate £340 £310 £352
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £446 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £26.50 £22.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% +18.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.53 £24.00 £16.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.70 £43.60 £28.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +94.73%
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
508 188 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 44.88% 28.14% 36.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 121 140
Median daily rate £350 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £535 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 6
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.27
% change year-on-year
- +50.56%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 4 December 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.

1 550 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 216 (39.27%) Windows
3 170 (30.91%) Microsoft
4 159 (28.91%) ITIL
5 158 (28.73%) Windows Server
6 146 (26.55%) Active Directory
7 132 (24.00%) HP
8 121 (22.00%) Linux
9 117 (21.27%) Unix
10 110 (20.00%) SQL
11 92 (16.73%) Oracle
12 89 (16.18%) DNS
13 88 (16.00%) SQL Server
14 77 (14.00%) BPSS Clearance
15 75 (13.64%) Degree
16 72 (13.09%) Migration
17 67 (12.18%) TCP/IP
18 66 (12.00%) VMware
19 61 (11.09%) DHCP
20 59 (10.73%) MS Excel
20 59 (10.73%) PowerShell
21 56 (10.18%) VB
22 55 (10.00%) Solaris
23 54 (9.82%) Perl
24 53 (9.64%) AIX
25 52 (9.45%) Service Delivery
26 51 (9.27%) Windows Server 2003
26 51 (9.27%) Windows Server 2008
26 51 (9.27%) VMware Infrastructure
27 48 (8.73%) Incident 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 48 (8.73%) WebLogic
2 32 (5.82%) SharePoint
3 30 (5.45%) MS Exchange
4 29 (5.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (5.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 27 (4.91%) Skype for Business
6 20 (3.64%) Apache
7 18 (3.27%) Oracle Application Server
8 16 (2.91%) IIS
8 16 (2.91%) OpenStack
9 15 (2.73%) JBoss
10 14 (2.55%) iPlanet
10 14 (2.55%) Tomcat
11 13 (2.36%) SharePoint 2010
11 13 (2.36%) SharePoint 2013
12 12 (2.18%) Office Communications Server
12 12 (2.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 10 (1.82%) WebSphere
14 9 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 8 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 59 (10.73%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.09%) MS Office
3 7 (1.27%) MS Project
4 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.73%) OpenText MBPM
2 2 (0.36%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 40 (7.27%) Office 365
2 19 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.27%) SaaS
4 4 (0.73%) IaaS
4 4 (0.73%) PaaS
5 2 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.36%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 89 (16.18%) DNS
2 67 (12.18%) TCP/IP
3 61 (11.09%) DHCP
4 46 (8.36%) SAN
5 43 (7.82%) Firewall
6 24 (4.36%) Skype
7 23 (4.18%) HTTP
8 22 (4.00%) Internet
9 21 (3.82%) WAN
10 19 (3.45%) LAN
10 19 (3.45%) LDAP
11 18 (3.27%) Intranet
12 16 (2.91%) HTTPS
13 15 (2.73%) Kerberos
14 12 (2.18%) iSCSI
14 12 (2.18%) NAS
15 7 (1.27%) X.500
16 5 (0.91%) 3G
16 5 (0.91%) VPN
16 5 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.91%) Relational Database
3 23 (4.18%) DB2
4 15 (2.73%) RDBMS
5 12 (2.18%) BusinessObjects
5 12 (2.18%) MySQL
5 12 (2.18%) Oracle Database
6 11 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.09%) SAP HANA
10 5 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.73%) Big Data
11 4 (0.73%) BODI
12 2 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.36%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 2 (0.36%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.36%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (2.36%) Git (software)
2 10 (1.82%) MSI
2 10 (1.82%) StarTeam
3 6 (1.09%) GCC
3 6 (1.09%) GDB
4 5 (0.91%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.73%) LoadRunner
5 4 (0.73%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.73%) Subversion
6 3 (0.55%) GitLab
6 3 (0.55%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.55%) JMeter
6 3 (0.55%) Maven
6 3 (0.55%) NMock
6 3 (0.55%) Protractor
6 3 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.55%) webpack
6 3 (0.55%) WiX
7 2 (0.36%) LoadUI
General
1 24 (4.36%) Finance
2 14 (2.55%) Manufacturing
3 6 (1.09%) Banking
4 5 (0.91%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.36%) Advertising
5 2 (0.36%) Billing
Job Titles
1 46 (8.36%) Architect
2 42 (7.64%) Support Engineer
3 35 (6.36%) Project Manager
4 30 (5.45%) Developer
5 26 (4.73%) Analyst
6 25 (4.55%) Administrator
7 22 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
8 20 (3.64%) Consultant
9 19 (3.45%) Active Directory Engineer
9 19 (3.45%) Technical Leader
10 18 (3.27%) Wintel Engineer
11 16 (2.91%) Unix Engineer
12 14 (2.55%) DBA
13 13 (2.36%) Service Architect
14 12 (2.18%) SC Cleared Project Manager
14 12 (2.18%) Solutions Architect
15 11 (2.00%) Server Engineer
16 10 (1.82%) 3rd Line Support
16 10 (1.82%) Desktop Engineer
16 10 (1.82%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (5.64%) Middleware
2 22 (4.00%) J2EE
3 18 (3.27%) .NET
3 18 (3.27%) XML
4 15 (2.73%) ASP.NET
5 9 (1.64%) Web Services
6 8 (1.45%) HTML
7 7 (1.27%) Node.js
8 6 (1.09%) IBM Integration Bus
9 5 (0.91%) AngularJS
9 5 (0.91%) CSS
9 5 (0.91%) OAuth
9 5 (0.91%) OAuth2
9 5 (0.91%) OpenID
10 4 (0.73%) Spring
11 3 (0.55%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.55%) Express
11 3 (0.55%) jQuery
11 3 (0.55%) REST
11 3 (0.55%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 43 (7.82%) Computer Science
2 39 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (5.45%) Clustering
4 28 (5.09%) Data Centre
5 21 (3.82%) Management Information System
6 18 (3.27%) Replication
7 15 (2.73%) Mainframe
8 13 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (2.18%) Private Cloud
10 10 (1.82%) Public Cloud
10 10 (1.82%) Visualisation
11 9 (1.64%) Blackberry
11 9 (1.64%) PKI
11 9 (1.64%) User Experience
12 8 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
13 7 (1.27%) Virtual Team
14 6 (1.09%) Economics
14 6 (1.09%) Fat Client
14 6 (1.09%) IBM Mainframe
14 6 (1.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 216 (39.27%) Windows
2 158 (28.73%) Windows Server
3 121 (22.00%) Linux
4 117 (21.27%) Unix
5 55 (10.00%) Solaris
6 53 (9.64%) AIX
7 51 (9.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 51 (9.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (4.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (4.55%) Windows 7
9 25 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (2.91%) HPUX
11 14 (2.55%) Android
11 14 (2.55%) Apple iOS
12 11 (2.00%) Windows XP
13 10 (1.82%) zOS
14 7 (1.27%) SUSE
15 6 (1.09%) OS/390
16 5 (0.91%) Windows 10
16 5 (0.91%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (28.91%) ITIL
2 72 (13.09%) Migration
3 52 (9.45%) Service Delivery
4 48 (8.73%) Change Management
4 48 (8.73%) Incident Management
4 48 (8.73%) Project Management
5 38 (6.91%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (6.36%) Change Control
7 34 (6.18%) Configuration Management
8 33 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 29 (5.27%) High Availability
9 29 (5.27%) Problem Management
10 28 (5.09%) Load Balancing
11 26 (4.73%) Mentoring
11 26 (4.73%) Test Strategy
12 25 (4.55%) Software Delivery
13 23 (4.18%) Quality Management
13 23 (4.18%) Server Monitoring
14 20 (3.64%) ITSM
14 20 (3.64%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (20.00%) SQL
2 59 (10.73%) PowerShell
3 56 (10.18%) VB
4 54 (9.82%) Perl
5 47 (8.55%) Shell Script
6 39 (7.09%) Java
7 33 (6.00%) C
8 26 (4.73%) JavaScript
9 19 (3.45%) C#
10 17 (3.09%) T-SQL
10 17 (3.09%) VBScript
11 11 (2.00%) C++
12 8 (1.45%) Python
13 6 (1.09%) Jython
13 6 (1.09%) PHP
14 5 (0.91%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.91%) C-shell
14 5 (0.91%) Korn
15 3 (0.55%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.36%) REXX
Qualifications
1 550 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 77 (14.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 75 (13.64%) Degree
4 46 (8.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (4.91%) MCSE
6 26 (4.73%) DV Cleared
7 13 (2.36%) AAT
8 10 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.45%) MCTS
10 7 (1.27%) ISTQB
11 6 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (1.09%) Oracle Certification
12 5 (0.91%) ISEB
12 5 (0.91%) MCP
12 5 (0.91%) OCP
12 5 (0.91%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.91%) PMP
12 5 (0.91%) RHCE
13 4 (0.73%) CCNP
13 4 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.82%) SLA
2 30 (5.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (1.45%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.45%) QA
4 6 (1.09%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.18%) COBIT
System Software
1 146 (26.55%) Active Directory
2 51 (9.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (6.18%) Microsoft App-V
4 32 (5.82%) XenApp
5 19 (3.45%) Hyper-V
6 16 (2.91%) XenDesktop
7 14 (2.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 14 (2.55%) XenServer
8 13 (2.36%) Firmware
9 12 (2.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 12 (2.18%) Virtual Servers
10 10 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
11 8 (1.45%) DFS Replication
12 7 (1.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 6 (1.09%) KVM
14 5 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
15 4 (0.73%) Samba
16 2 (0.36%) ProxySG
16 2 (0.36%) Time Sharing Option
17 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 40 (7.27%) HP SiteScope
2 39 (7.09%) Tivoli
3 35 (6.36%) SCCM
4 21 (3.82%) MOM
5 14 (2.55%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 14 (2.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 12 (2.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 11 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
7 11 (2.00%) Puppet
8 8 (1.45%) SCOrch
9 6 (1.09%) BladeLogic
9 6 (1.09%) Cisco IPCC
9 6 (1.09%) Microsoft Clustering
9 6 (1.09%) WSUS
10 5 (0.91%) Control-M
10 5 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (0.91%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (0.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 5 (0.91%) XenMobile
11 4 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 170 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 132 (24.00%) HP
3 92 (16.73%) Oracle
4 66 (12.00%) VMware
5 48 (8.73%) CA
6 39 (7.09%) Citrix
7 36 (6.55%) Red Hat
8 33 (6.00%) Cisco
9 29 (5.27%) ServiceNow
10 27 (4.91%) BMC
11 26 (4.73%) AppSense
12 22 (4.00%) F5
13 21 (3.82%) EMC
13 21 (3.82%) Sun
14 20 (3.64%) SAP
15 19 (3.45%) IBM
16 16 (2.91%) Veritas
17 14 (2.55%) TIBCO
18 9 (1.64%) Sybase
18 9 (1.64%) Symantec
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