The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
England / North East
Rank 9 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 113 88 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 12.94% 9.93% 10.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.50% 39.11% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 57 39
Median daily rate £350 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £254 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £16.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.70 £44.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.78% +56.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Qualifications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
243 225 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 27.84% 25.40% 23.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 151 80
Median daily rate £345 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.98% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 4 9
Median hourly rate £30.00 £15.13 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.34% -6.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.18 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £18.50 £29.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.51% +84.44%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SC Cleared across the North East region.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in the North East

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the North East region.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +1 94 £360 -0.68% 3
Durham -3 5 £400 +34.77%
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 410 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 173 (42.20%) Windows
3 127 (30.98%) Active Directory
4 123 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 121 (29.51%) Microsoft
6 115 (28.05%) ITIL
7 106 (25.85%) Linux
8 105 (25.61%) HP
9 86 (20.98%) Unix
10 71 (17.32%) DNS
11 68 (16.59%) Migration
12 67 (16.34%) PowerShell
13 65 (15.85%) SQL
14 59 (14.39%) TCP/IP
15 55 (13.41%) Firewall
16 54 (13.17%) Oracle
17 51 (12.44%) Cisco
18 48 (11.71%) VMware
19 46 (11.22%) Red Hat
19 46 (11.22%) Office 365
20 45 (10.98%) MS Excel
21 44 (10.73%) Windows Server 2003
21 44 (10.73%) DHCP
22 42 (10.24%) WebLogic
22 42 (10.24%) F5
22 42 (10.24%) Microsoft Azure
22 42 (10.24%) Windows Server 2008
23 40 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
23 40 (9.76%) SCCM
23 40 (9.76%) Agile Software Development

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 42 (10.24%) WebLogic
2 31 (7.56%) SharePoint
3 30 (7.32%) Skype for Business
4 27 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (6.59%) MS Exchange
5 26 (6.34%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (4.63%) JBoss
7 18 (4.39%) Apache
8 17 (4.15%) Oracle Application Server
9 16 (3.90%) Tomcat
10 15 (3.66%) iPlanet
10 15 (3.66%) SharePoint 2013
11 14 (3.41%) Confluence
11 14 (3.41%) Office Communications Server
11 14 (3.41%) SharePoint 2010
12 12 (2.93%) OpenStack
13 10 (2.44%) IIS
13 10 (2.44%) WebSphere
14 7 (1.71%) SAS
14 7 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 45 (10.98%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.15%) MS Office
3 3 (0.73%) MS Project
4 2 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.98%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.49%) OpenText MBPM
2 2 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 46 (11.22%) Office 365
2 42 (10.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (4.39%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (2.44%) Trello
5 7 (1.71%) SaaS
6 4 (0.98%) IaaS
6 4 (0.98%) PaaS
7 3 (0.73%) HP Helion
8 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.24%) GitHub
8 1 (0.24%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 71 (17.32%) DNS
2 59 (14.39%) TCP/IP
3 55 (13.41%) Firewall
4 44 (10.73%) DHCP
5 35 (8.54%) LAN
6 34 (8.29%) WAN
7 27 (6.59%) Skype
8 20 (4.88%) Wireless
9 17 (4.15%) Internet
9 17 (4.15%) SAN
10 14 (3.41%) HTTP
10 14 (3.41%) Intranet
10 14 (3.41%) Kerberos
11 13 (3.17%) BIG-IP
11 13 (3.17%) HTTPS
12 11 (2.68%) iSCSI
12 11 (2.68%) LDAP
12 11 (2.68%) NAS
13 8 (1.95%) X.500
14 7 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (9.27%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.63%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (2.20%) Oracle Database
3 9 (2.20%) Relational Database
4 8 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.46%) SAP HANA
6 5 (1.22%) BODI
6 5 (1.22%) DB2
7 2 (0.49%) Big Data
7 2 (0.49%) MySQL
7 2 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.24%) Ingres
8 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.24%) OLTP
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (5.37%) Git (software)
2 19 (4.63%) Jenkins
2 19 (4.63%) Sonatype Nexus
3 12 (2.93%) JIRA
4 10 (2.44%) GitLab
5 5 (1.22%) MSI
5 5 (1.22%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (1.22%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.73%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.49%) NMock
7 2 (0.49%) StarTeam
7 2 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.49%) WiX
8 1 (0.24%) GCC
8 1 (0.24%) GDB
8 1 (0.24%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.24%) Log4j
8 1 (0.24%) Maven
8 1 (0.24%) Travis CI
General
1 11 (2.68%) Finance
2 10 (2.44%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.22%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.49%) Law
5 1 (0.24%) Advertising
5 1 (0.24%) Banking
5 1 (0.24%) Electronics
5 1 (0.24%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (10.98%) Support Engineer
2 38 (9.27%) Architect
3 27 (6.59%) Automation Engineer
3 27 (6.59%) DevOps Engineer
4 23 (5.61%) Network Engineer
5 22 (5.37%) Developer
6 18 (4.39%) Active Directory Engineer
6 18 (4.39%) Analyst
7 16 (3.90%) Messaging Engineer
7 16 (3.90%) Project Manager
8 14 (3.41%) Consultant
9 13 (3.17%) Messaging Support
10 12 (2.93%) Administrator
10 12 (2.93%) Wintel Engineer
11 11 (2.68%) Desktop Engineer
11 11 (2.68%) Desktop Support
11 11 (2.68%) Operations Engineer
11 11 (2.68%) Server Engineer
11 11 (2.68%) Service Architect
11 11 (2.68%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.88%) .NET
1 20 (4.88%) Software Packaging
2 19 (4.63%) Middleware
3 17 (4.15%) J2EE
4 14 (3.41%) ASP.NET
4 14 (3.41%) XML
5 6 (1.46%) HTML
6 5 (1.22%) Web Services
7 4 (0.98%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (0.73%) IBM Integration Bus
8 3 (0.73%) jQuery
9 2 (0.49%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.49%) LAMP
9 2 (0.49%) Laravel
10 1 (0.24%) JAX-RPC
10 1 (0.24%) Servlets
10 1 (0.24%) SOAP
10 1 (0.24%) WSDL
10 1 (0.24%) XSL
10 1 (0.24%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.07%) Data Centre
2 27 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (5.37%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.15%) Clustering
5 15 (3.66%) Private Cloud
6 14 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.44%) Public Cloud
7 10 (2.44%) Replication
8 9 (2.20%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.95%) Fat Client
9 8 (1.95%) Mainframe
9 8 (1.95%) Thin Client
10 7 (1.71%) PKI
11 6 (1.46%) Blackberry
11 6 (1.46%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.73%) EMC VMAX
12 3 (0.73%) IBM Mainframe
12 3 (0.73%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.49%) Symmetrix
13 2 (0.49%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 173 (42.20%) Windows
2 123 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 106 (25.85%) Linux
4 86 (20.98%) Unix
5 44 (10.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 42 (10.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (8.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 32 (7.80%) Solaris
9 29 (7.07%) Windows 7
10 25 (6.10%) AIX
11 19 (4.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (3.17%) HPUX
13 10 (2.44%) Windows XP
14 9 (2.20%) Android
14 9 (2.20%) Apple iOS
15 8 (1.95%) Windows 10
15 8 (1.95%) Windows 8
16 7 (1.71%) SUSE
17 6 (1.46%) zOS
18 3 (0.73%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (28.05%) ITIL
2 68 (16.59%) Migration
3 40 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (9.51%) Change Control
5 36 (8.78%) DevOps
6 32 (7.80%) ITSM
6 32 (7.80%) Network Design
7 27 (6.59%) Service Delivery
8 24 (5.85%) Change Management
8 24 (5.85%) Open Source
9 22 (5.37%) Load Balancing
9 22 (5.37%) Server Monitoring
9 22 (5.37%) Service Management
9 22 (5.37%) Software Delivery
10 20 (4.88%) Configuration Management
10 20 (4.88%) OO
10 20 (4.88%) Virtual Environments
11 19 (4.63%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (4.63%) Problem Management
12 18 (4.39%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 67 (16.34%) PowerShell
2 65 (15.85%) SQL
3 37 (9.02%) VB
4 33 (8.05%) Perl
5 30 (7.32%) Shell Script
6 20 (4.88%) JavaScript
7 16 (3.90%) C
7 16 (3.90%) Java
8 13 (3.17%) C#
9 8 (1.95%) VBScript
10 6 (1.46%) Jython
10 6 (1.46%) Python
10 6 (1.46%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.73%) PHP
12 2 (0.49%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.49%) C++
12 2 (0.49%) C-shell
12 2 (0.49%) Korn
13 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.24%) REXX
Qualifications
1 410 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (7.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 31 (7.56%) Degree
3 28 (6.83%) DV Cleared
4 24 (5.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (5.12%) CCNP
7 19 (4.63%) JNCIA
7 19 (4.63%) MCSE
8 18 (4.39%) CCIE
8 18 (4.39%) CCSA
9 16 (3.90%) CCDP
9 16 (3.90%) CCIP
9 16 (3.90%) CCSE
9 16 (3.90%) JNCIE
10 10 (2.44%) HP ASE
10 10 (2.44%) HP MASE
11 9 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.98%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (1.71%) PMO
3 6 (1.46%) JSP 440
3 6 (1.46%) SLA
4 3 (0.73%) QA
5 2 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 127 (30.98%) Active Directory
2 40 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (7.32%) Microsoft App-V
4 25 (6.10%) XenApp
5 15 (3.66%) Hyper-V
5 15 (3.66%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 8 (1.95%) DFS Replication
6 8 (1.95%) Firmware
7 6 (1.46%) XenDesktop
7 6 (1.46%) XenServer
8 5 (1.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 4 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.49%) ProxySG
11 2 (0.49%) Samba
12 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 40 (9.76%) SCCM
2 32 (7.80%) HP SiteScope
3 21 (5.12%) Tivoli
4 20 (4.88%) Ansible
5 17 (4.15%) FortiGate
6 14 (3.41%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 14 (3.41%) Puppet
7 13 (3.17%) Dollar Universe
7 13 (3.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 9 (2.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 8 (1.95%) SCOrch
10 6 (1.46%) BladeLogic
10 6 (1.46%) EMC NetWorker
10 6 (1.46%) WSUS
11 5 (1.22%) Control-M
11 5 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (0.98%) Cisco IPCC
12 4 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (0.98%) MOM
13 3 (0.73%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 121 (29.51%) Microsoft
2 105 (25.61%) HP
3 54 (13.17%) Oracle
4 51 (12.44%) Cisco
5 48 (11.71%) VMware
6 46 (11.22%) Red Hat
7 42 (10.24%) F5
8 26 (6.34%) Citrix
9 23 (5.61%) AppSense
10 22 (5.37%) CheckPoint
11 20 (4.88%) CA
11 20 (4.88%) Juniper
11 20 (4.88%) Riverbed
12 19 (4.63%) Fortinet
13 18 (4.39%) Sun
13 18 (4.39%) TIBCO
14 17 (4.15%) Veritas
15 14 (3.41%) Atlassian
16 13 (3.17%) Aruba
17 12 (2.93%) IBM
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