The first table below looks at the demand for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 1 20 1
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -19
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 170 7 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 34.55% 3.89% 21.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 81.73% 21.21% 64.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 3 19
Average daily rate £245 £260 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £260 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £260 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £14.88 - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.41% +16.00%
Qualifications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
208 33 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 42.28% 18.33% 34.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 13 30
Average daily rate £245 £325 £367
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.61% -11.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £260 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -
Security Cleared
Tyne and Wear

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Security 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 Security Cleared across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Security 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 Security Cleared across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 158 (69.30%) SC Cleared
2 79 (34.65%) Windows
3 67 (29.39%) Microsoft
4 60 (26.32%) Oracle
5 52 (22.81%) UNIX
6 49 (21.49%) DV Cleared
7 48 (21.05%) ITIL
7 48 (21.05%) SQL Server
8 47 (20.61%) SQL
9 39 (17.11%) Active Directory
10 37 (16.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 37 (16.23%) VMware
11 34 (14.91%) Test Scripting
12 32 (14.04%) Finance
13 31 (13.60%) DHCP
14 28 (12.28%) HP
15 27 (11.84%) Service Management
15 27 (11.84%) VMware Infrastructure
16 26 (11.40%) Clustering
16 26 (11.40%) Java
16 26 (11.40%) .NET
17 25 (10.96%) SAN
17 25 (10.96%) CA
18 24 (10.53%) Solaris
18 24 (10.53%) RDBMS
18 24 (10.53%) Change Management
18 24 (10.53%) Relational Database
19 22 (9.65%) SharePoint
19 22 (9.65%) Linux
20 21 (9.21%) Manufacturing

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (9.65%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 11 (4.82%) WebSphere
4 10 (4.39%) WebLogic
5 9 (3.95%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (3.95%) SAS
6 8 (3.51%) Tuxedo
7 6 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.88%) Oracle UPK
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.44%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.44%) Documentum
9 1 (0.44%) FileNet
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 12 (5.26%) MS Office
2 11 (4.82%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.88%) MS Project
4 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.19%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.19%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.75%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.32%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.32%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (1.32%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.88%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.88%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.44%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.44%) Maximo
6 1 (0.44%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (13.60%) DHCP
2 25 (10.96%) SAN
3 20 (8.77%) DNS
4 7 (3.07%) VPN
4 7 (3.07%) LAN
5 5 (2.19%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (2.19%) NAS
5 5 (2.19%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.19%) VLAN
6 4 (1.75%) Firewall
6 4 (1.75%) IPsec
7 3 (1.32%) WAN
8 2 (0.88%) LDAP
9 1 (0.44%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.44%) X.400
9 1 (0.44%) SSL
9 1 (0.44%) SMTP
9 1 (0.44%) VoIP
9 1 (0.44%) Wireless
9 1 (0.44%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.53%) RDBMS
2 24 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 17 (7.46%) Oracle Database
4 10 (4.39%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (3.95%) DTS
5 9 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (3.51%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 7 (3.07%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (3.07%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.88%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (0.88%) Base SAS
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.44%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.44%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 10 (4.39%) LoadRunner
2 8 (3.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (2.63%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (2.19%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (1.75%) JMeter
6 2 (0.88%) StarTeam
6 2 (0.88%) ProC
7 1 (0.44%) NWDI
7 1 (0.44%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 32 (14.04%) Finance
2 21 (9.21%) Manufacturing
3 18 (7.89%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.82%) Legal
5 8 (3.51%) Military
6 3 (1.32%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 39 (17.11%) Analyst
2 30 (13.16%) Developer
3 20 (8.77%) Project Manager
4 18 (7.89%) Support Engineer
5 16 (7.02%) DBA
6 15 (6.58%) Test Analyst
7 11 (4.82%) Wintel Engineer
8 10 (4.39%) Oracle DBA
8 10 (4.39%) Desktop Support
8 10 (4.39%) Programmer
9 9 (3.95%) Applications Support
10 7 (3.07%) Build Engineer
11 6 (2.63%) SQL DBA
11 6 (2.63%) Microsoft Developer
11 6 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (2.63%) Support Analyst
11 6 (2.63%) SOA Developer
12 5 (2.19%) Business Analyst
12 5 (2.19%) Tester
12 5 (2.19%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (11.40%) .NET
2 15 (6.58%) Middleware
3 9 (3.95%) Oracle Fusion
3 9 (3.95%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.75%) J2EE
4 4 (1.75%) Java EE
5 3 (1.32%) Java SE
5 3 (1.32%) Java EE 5
6 2 (0.88%) Web Services
6 2 (0.88%) ADO
6 2 (0.88%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (0.88%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.44%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.40%) Clustering
2 8 (3.51%) Replication
3 7 (3.07%) Economics
4 6 (2.63%) Open Source
5 5 (2.19%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.75%) CLARiiON
6 4 (1.75%) Symmetrix DMX
6 4 (1.75%) PKI
7 3 (1.32%) Celerra
7 3 (1.32%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.44%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.44%) HACMP
8 1 (0.44%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 79 (34.65%) Windows
2 52 (22.81%) UNIX
3 37 (16.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (10.53%) Solaris
5 22 (9.65%) Linux
6 16 (7.02%) AIX
7 15 (6.58%) Windows 7
8 12 (5.26%) Windows XP
9 7 (3.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (3.07%) HPUX
10 5 (2.19%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.75%) VME
11 4 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (21.05%) ITIL
2 34 (14.91%) Test Scripting
3 27 (11.84%) Service Management
4 24 (10.53%) Change Management
5 21 (9.21%) Integration Testing
6 18 (7.89%) Project Management
7 17 (7.46%) Migration
8 16 (7.02%) Incident Management
9 15 (6.58%) CRM
9 15 (6.58%) Problem Management
10 13 (5.70%) Change Control
10 13 (5.70%) Configuration Management
10 13 (5.70%) SOA
11 12 (5.26%) PRINCE2
11 12 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (4.82%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (4.82%) Programme Management
13 6 (2.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 6 (2.63%) Workflow
14 5 (2.19%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 47 (20.61%) SQL
2 26 (11.40%) Java
3 20 (8.77%) C#
4 18 (7.89%) Shell Script
5 16 (7.02%) VB.NET
6 12 (5.26%) PL/SQL
7 11 (4.82%) C
7 11 (4.82%) COBOL
8 8 (3.51%) C++
9 7 (3.07%) PL/1
10 4 (1.75%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.88%) Perl
12 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.44%) Korn
12 1 (0.44%) PHP
12 1 (0.44%) VBA
12 1 (0.44%) MUMPS
12 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 158 (69.30%) SC Cleared
2 49 (21.49%) DV Cleared
3 16 (7.02%) Degree
4 13 (5.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (3.07%) MCDBA
5 7 (3.07%) MCT
6 6 (2.63%) MCSE
7 3 (1.32%) OCAJ
7 3 (1.32%) PMP
7 3 (1.32%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.32%) OCP
7 3 (1.32%) OCA
7 3 (1.32%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.44%) GPEN
9 1 (0.44%) OSCP
9 1 (0.44%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.44%) IBM AIX Certification
9 1 (0.44%) CISSP
9 1 (0.44%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.32%) SLA
2 2 (0.88%) QA
3 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.44%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 39 (17.11%) Active Directory
2 27 (11.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.51%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (2.19%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.44%) KVM
6 1 (0.44%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 13 (5.70%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (4.39%) Unicenter
4 9 (3.95%) NetBackup
5 6 (2.63%) Data Guard
6 5 (2.19%) OpenView
7 4 (1.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 3 (1.32%) Netcool
9 1 (0.44%) SAP Afaria
9 1 (0.44%) MOM
9 1 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 67 (29.39%) Microsoft
2 60 (26.32%) Oracle
3 37 (16.23%) VMware
4 28 (12.28%) HP
5 25 (10.96%) CA
6 20 (8.77%) Veritas
6 20 (8.77%) Cisco
7 8 (3.51%) TIBCO
7 8 (3.51%) Red Hat
8 7 (3.07%) EMC
8 7 (3.07%) Curam
9 5 (2.19%) Splunk
9 5 (2.19%) IBM
10 4 (1.75%) Informatica
11 3 (1.32%) Fujitsu
11 3 (1.32%) NetApp
11 3 (1.32%) JBoss
11 3 (1.32%) ICL
12 2 (0.88%) Siebel
12 2 (0.88%) Borland
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