The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 4 1 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +18
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 100 112 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 18.28% 26.05% 4.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 62.89% 79.43% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 91 5
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£325 £245 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.65% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £168 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £425 £312
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 0
Average hourly rate £26.75 £34.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.02% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -15.09%
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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
159 141 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 29.07% 32.79% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 106 12
Average daily rate £331 £265 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £188 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £422 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £33.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.91% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

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

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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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 110 (60.44%) SC Cleared
2 61 (33.52%) ITIL
3 42 (23.08%) Windows
4 38 (20.88%) Java
5 36 (19.78%) SQL
6 33 (18.13%) Linux
6 33 (18.13%) HP
7 32 (17.58%) Microsoft
8 28 (15.38%) UNIX
9 27 (14.84%) Problem Management
10 26 (14.29%) Oracle
10 26 (14.29%) Service Management
10 26 (14.29%) Finance
11 25 (13.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 22 (12.09%) Migration
13 21 (11.54%) VME
14 20 (10.99%) MS Excel
15 19 (10.44%) COBOL
15 19 (10.44%) Active Directory
16 18 (9.89%) Windows Server 2003
16 18 (9.89%) J2EE
16 18 (9.89%) Change Management
17 17 (9.34%) Web Services
17 17 (9.34%) WebLogic
17 17 (9.34%) Configuration Management
17 17 (9.34%) Informatica
18 16 (8.79%) Project Management
19 15 (8.24%) Middleware
19 15 (8.24%) Red Hat
19 15 (8.24%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 17 (9.34%) WebLogic
2 12 (6.59%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.04%) AquaLogic
4 8 (4.40%) Tuxedo
5 7 (3.85%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.20%) Apache
7 3 (1.65%) CMS
7 3 (1.65%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.65%) SAS
8 2 (1.10%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (0.55%) Documentum
9 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.55%) JBoss
9 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.55%) IIS
9 1 (0.55%) nginx
9 1 (0.55%) Confluence
9 1 (0.55%) Jetty
9 1 (0.55%) Alfresco
Applications
1 20 (10.99%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.85%) MS Office
3 4 (2.20%) MS Project
4 3 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.30%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (2.75%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.20%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (2.20%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.65%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.65%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.10%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.55%) Google App Engine
1 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.24%) DHCP
2 13 (7.14%) DNS
3 12 (6.59%) SAN
4 9 (4.95%) LDAP
4 9 (4.95%) LAN
4 9 (4.95%) WAN
5 8 (4.40%) Firewall
6 5 (2.75%) Internet
6 5 (2.75%) Network Security
7 4 (2.20%) Structured Cabling
7 4 (2.20%) VPN
8 3 (1.65%) Junos
8 3 (1.65%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.10%) VLAN
10 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.55%) IPsec
10 1 (0.55%) FTP
10 1 (0.55%) HTTP
10 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.24%) Oracle Database
2 13 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
3 12 (6.59%) SQL Server
4 7 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.65%) MS Access
5 3 (1.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (1.10%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.10%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.10%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.55%) DTS
7 1 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.55%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 13 (7.14%) Ant
2 5 (2.75%) Eclipse
2 5 (2.75%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.75%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (2.75%) LoadRunner
3 3 (1.65%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.10%) StarTeam
4 2 (1.10%) JIRA
4 2 (1.10%) Selenium
4 2 (1.10%) CppUnit
4 2 (1.10%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.10%) GoogleTest
4 2 (1.10%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.10%) Rational Rose
4 2 (1.10%) Subversion
4 2 (1.10%) NUnit
5 1 (0.55%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.55%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (0.55%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (3.30%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.20%) General Ledger
4 3 (1.65%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.55%) Legal
5 1 (0.55%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (15.93%) Developer
2 25 (13.74%) Analyst
3 12 (6.59%) Wintel Engineer
4 11 (6.04%) Administrator
5 10 (5.49%) COBOL Analyst
6 9 (4.95%) Architect
6 9 (4.95%) Project Manager
7 8 (4.40%) Consultant
7 8 (4.40%) Support Engineer
7 8 (4.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (3.85%) Informatica Developer
8 7 (3.85%) Network Engineer
9 6 (3.30%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (3.30%) Service Manager
9 6 (3.30%) Release Manager
9 6 (3.30%) Java Developer
10 5 (2.75%) Service Analyst
10 5 (2.75%) Applications Developer
10 5 (2.75%) Desktop Engineer
10 5 (2.75%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.89%) J2EE
2 17 (9.34%) Web Services
3 15 (8.24%) Middleware
4 12 (6.59%) SOAP
5 10 (5.49%) JMS
6 9 (4.95%) JNDI
6 9 (4.95%) JDBC
7 6 (3.30%) Java EE
8 5 (2.75%) Spring
8 5 (2.75%) .NET
8 5 (2.75%) XML
9 2 (1.10%) RESTful
9 2 (1.10%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (1.10%) HTML
9 2 (1.10%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.55%) JSF
10 1 (0.55%) Servlets
10 1 (0.55%) SAML
10 1 (0.55%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (0.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.59%) Clustering
3 7 (3.85%) Mainframe
4 6 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.75%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.20%) Open Source
6 4 (2.20%) Economics
6 4 (2.20%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.65%) Replication
8 2 (1.10%) PDA
8 2 (1.10%) Derivative
8 2 (1.10%) CMDB
8 2 (1.10%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.55%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.55%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.55%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.55%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (23.08%) Windows
2 33 (18.13%) Linux
3 28 (15.38%) UNIX
4 21 (11.54%) VME
5 18 (9.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (8.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (6.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (4.40%) Solaris
9 5 (2.75%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.55%) OS/2
10 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (33.52%) ITIL
2 27 (14.84%) Problem Management
3 26 (14.29%) Service Management
4 22 (12.09%) Migration
5 18 (9.89%) Change Management
6 17 (9.34%) Configuration Management
7 16 (8.79%) Project Management
8 14 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (7.14%) SOA
10 12 (6.59%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (6.59%) Validation
11 11 (6.04%) Service Delivery
11 11 (6.04%) Change Control
11 11 (6.04%) Integration Testing
11 11 (6.04%) Mentoring
12 10 (5.49%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (4.95%) PRINCE2
13 9 (4.95%) High Availability
14 8 (4.40%) Release Management
14 8 (4.40%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 38 (20.88%) Java
2 36 (19.78%) SQL
3 19 (10.44%) COBOL
4 13 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 13 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 11 (6.04%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 6 (3.30%) C
7 5 (2.75%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.20%) C#
8 4 (2.20%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.65%) VB
9 3 (1.65%) C++
10 2 (1.10%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.10%) Scala
10 2 (1.10%) Ruby
11 1 (0.55%) Python
11 1 (0.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 110 (60.44%) SC Cleared
2 13 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 9 (4.95%) Degree
4 5 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.20%) ISEB
5 4 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.20%) MCSE
6 3 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.65%) BC Cleared
6 3 (1.65%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.10%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.55%) OCP
8 1 (0.55%) OCA
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.55%) APMP
8 1 (0.55%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.69%) SLA
2 8 (4.40%) QA
3 6 (3.30%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.10%) JSP 440
System Software
1 19 (10.44%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.65%) vSphere
4 2 (1.10%) XenApp
4 2 (1.10%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (13.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 9 (4.95%) OpenView
3 4 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.10%) SCCM
4 2 (1.10%) Puppet
4 2 (1.10%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.55%) Unicenter
5 1 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.55%) WMI
Vendors
1 33 (18.13%) HP
2 32 (17.58%) Microsoft
3 26 (14.29%) Oracle
4 17 (9.34%) Informatica
5 15 (8.24%) Red Hat
5 15 (8.24%) VMware
6 11 (6.04%) CheckPoint
7 8 (4.40%) CA
8 7 (3.85%) Juniper
8 7 (3.85%) Cisco
8 7 (3.85%) TippingPoint
9 5 (2.75%) Micro Focus
10 4 (2.20%) EMC
10 4 (2.20%) SAP
10 4 (2.20%) ICL
11 3 (1.65%) Serena
11 3 (1.65%) McAfee
11 3 (1.65%) Splunk
11 3 (1.65%) F5
11 3 (1.65%) Riverbed
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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