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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
England / North East
Rank 9 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 148 75 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 14.67% 8.51% 9.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 47.44% 37.50% 35.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 42 47
Median daily rate £333 £283 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.69% -19.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £202 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 5
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.25 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.61% -4.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £17.77 £15.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £47.80 £29.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £42.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +126.66%

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
312 200 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 30.92% 22.70% 26.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 120 109
Median daily rate £345 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £505 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 21 7
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.60 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £47.50 £29.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +105.26%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +8 132 £350 +27.27% 5
Durham -1 3 £400 +34.77%
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 438 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 177 (40.41%) Windows
3 131 (29.91%) Microsoft
4 127 (29.00%) ITIL
5 125 (28.54%) Windows Server
6 119 (27.17%) Active Directory
7 114 (26.03%) HP
8 111 (25.34%) Linux
9 96 (21.92%) Unix
10 82 (18.72%) SQL
11 78 (17.81%) DNS
12 66 (15.07%) Migration
13 65 (14.84%) TCP/IP
14 60 (13.70%) Oracle
15 57 (13.01%) PowerShell
16 51 (11.64%) Firewall
17 50 (11.42%) DHCP
18 49 (11.19%) Solaris
18 49 (11.19%) VMware
19 48 (10.96%) BPSS Clearance
20 46 (10.50%) Windows Server 2003
20 46 (10.50%) SQL Server
20 46 (10.50%) Cisco
20 46 (10.50%) Windows Server 2008
21 44 (10.05%) Perl
22 42 (9.59%) VB
22 42 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
22 42 (9.59%) Office 365
23 40 (9.13%) MS Excel
23 40 (9.13%) SCCM

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 37 (8.45%) WebLogic
2 31 (7.08%) SharePoint
3 29 (6.62%) MS Exchange
3 29 (6.62%) Skype for Business
4 28 (6.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 27 (6.16%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (4.34%) Apache
7 18 (4.11%) Oracle Application Server
8 17 (3.88%) JBoss
9 15 (3.42%) iPlanet
9 15 (3.42%) Tomcat
10 14 (3.20%) SharePoint 2013
11 13 (2.97%) Office Communications Server
11 13 (2.97%) OpenStack
11 13 (2.97%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (2.28%) IIS
12 10 (2.28%) WebSphere
13 8 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
14 7 (1.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 7 (1.60%) SAS
Applications
1 40 (9.13%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.42%) MS Office
3 4 (0.91%) MS Project
4 2 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.68%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 3 (0.68%) OpenText MBPM
2 2 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (9.59%) Office 365
2 28 (6.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.60%) SaaS
4 5 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.91%) IaaS
5 4 (0.91%) PaaS
6 3 (0.68%) HP Helion
7 1 (0.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 78 (17.81%) DNS
2 65 (14.84%) TCP/IP
3 51 (11.64%) Firewall
4 50 (11.42%) DHCP
5 30 (6.85%) WAN
6 27 (6.16%) LAN
7 26 (5.94%) Skype
8 24 (5.48%) SAN
9 21 (4.79%) Internet
10 17 (3.88%) Intranet
11 16 (3.65%) Wireless
12 15 (3.42%) HTTP
13 14 (3.20%) Kerberos
13 14 (3.20%) LDAP
14 13 (2.97%) HTTPS
14 13 (2.97%) iSCSI
15 12 (2.74%) BIG-IP
15 12 (2.74%) NAS
16 8 (1.83%) X.500
17 7 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (10.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.51%) DB2
3 8 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (1.83%) Oracle Database
3 8 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (1.60%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.37%) SAP HANA
6 5 (1.14%) BODI
6 5 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.91%) MySQL
8 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.46%) Big Data
9 2 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.23%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.23%) Ingres
10 1 (0.23%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.23%) OLTP
10 1 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (2.97%) Git (software)
2 7 (1.60%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (1.37%) GCC
3 6 (1.37%) GDB
3 6 (1.37%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (1.14%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.91%) MSI
5 4 (0.91%) StarTeam
6 3 (0.68%) GitLab
6 3 (0.68%) HP UFT
6 3 (0.68%) Protractor
6 3 (0.68%) webpack
7 2 (0.46%) JIRA
7 2 (0.46%) JMeter
7 2 (0.46%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.46%) NMock
7 2 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.46%) WiX
General
1 12 (2.74%) Finance
2 10 (2.28%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.14%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.46%) Banking
4 2 (0.46%) Law
5 1 (0.23%) Billing
5 1 (0.23%) Electronics
5 1 (0.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (10.73%) Support Engineer
2 41 (9.36%) Architect
3 30 (6.85%) Developer
4 26 (5.94%) Automation Engineer
5 22 (5.02%) Project Manager
6 20 (4.57%) Analyst
7 18 (4.11%) Active Directory Engineer
8 17 (3.88%) Network Engineer
9 15 (3.42%) Administrator
9 15 (3.42%) Consultant
10 14 (3.20%) Wintel Engineer
11 13 (2.97%) DevOps Engineer
12 12 (2.74%) Desktop Engineer
12 12 (2.74%) Desktop Support
12 12 (2.74%) Messaging Engineer
12 12 (2.74%) Messaging Support
13 11 (2.51%) Service Architect
14 10 (2.28%) Linux Engineer
14 10 (2.28%) Operations Engineer
14 10 (2.28%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.71%) Middleware
2 20 (4.57%) J2EE
3 18 (4.11%) .NET
4 17 (3.88%) XML
5 14 (3.20%) ASP.NET
6 7 (1.60%) Software Packaging
6 7 (1.60%) Web Services
7 6 (1.37%) HTML
8 5 (1.14%) IBM Integration Bus
8 5 (1.14%) Node.js
9 4 (0.91%) LAMP
10 3 (0.68%) AngularJS
10 3 (0.68%) CSS
10 3 (0.68%) EJS
10 3 (0.68%) Express
10 3 (0.68%) jQuery
10 3 (0.68%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (0.46%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.46%) JSON
11 2 (0.46%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.39%) Computer Science
2 27 (6.16%) Data Centre
3 23 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (4.34%) Clustering
5 15 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.74%) Private Cloud
7 11 (2.51%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.51%) Replication
8 10 (2.28%) Public Cloud
9 8 (1.83%) Fat Client
9 8 (1.83%) Mainframe
9 8 (1.83%) PKI
9 8 (1.83%) Thin Client
10 7 (1.60%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.60%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (0.91%) EMC VMAX
12 4 (0.91%) User Experience
13 3 (0.68%) IBM Mainframe
13 3 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 177 (40.41%) Windows
2 125 (28.54%) Windows Server
3 111 (25.34%) Linux
4 96 (21.92%) Unix
5 49 (11.19%) Solaris
6 46 (10.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 46 (10.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (8.45%) AIX
8 29 (6.62%) Windows 7
9 23 (5.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (4.79%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (3.88%) HPUX
12 11 (2.51%) Android
12 11 (2.51%) Apple iOS
13 10 (2.28%) Windows XP
14 8 (1.83%) Windows 10
14 8 (1.83%) Windows 8
15 7 (1.60%) SUSE
16 6 (1.37%) zOS
17 5 (1.14%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (29.00%) ITIL
2 66 (15.07%) Migration
3 35 (7.99%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (7.99%) Service Delivery
4 32 (7.31%) Change Control
5 31 (7.08%) Change Management
5 31 (7.08%) ITSM
6 27 (6.16%) Network Design
7 24 (5.48%) Project Management
8 23 (5.25%) Incident Management
8 23 (5.25%) Problem Management
8 23 (5.25%) Server Monitoring
9 22 (5.02%) Load Balancing
10 21 (4.79%) DevOps
10 21 (4.79%) Service Management
10 21 (4.79%) Software Delivery
11 20 (4.57%) Virtual Environments
12 19 (4.34%) High Availability
12 19 (4.34%) OO
13 18 (4.11%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (18.72%) SQL
2 57 (13.01%) PowerShell
3 44 (10.05%) Perl
4 42 (9.59%) VB
5 35 (7.99%) Shell Script
6 30 (6.85%) C
6 30 (6.85%) Java
7 24 (5.48%) JavaScript
8 17 (3.88%) C#
9 10 (2.28%) C++
10 9 (2.05%) Python
10 9 (2.05%) VBScript
11 6 (1.37%) Jython
11 6 (1.37%) PHP
11 6 (1.37%) T-SQL
12 4 (0.91%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.91%) C-shell
12 4 (0.91%) Korn
13 1 (0.23%) Groovy
13 1 (0.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 438 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 48 (10.96%) BPSS Clearance
3 40 (9.13%) Degree
4 29 (6.62%) DV Cleared
4 29 (6.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (5.25%) MCSE
6 19 (4.34%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (3.88%) CCNP
8 15 (3.42%) JNCIA
9 14 (3.20%) CCIE
9 14 (3.20%) CCSA
10 12 (2.74%) CCDP
10 12 (2.74%) CCIP
10 12 (2.74%) CCSE
10 12 (2.74%) JNCIE
11 10 (2.28%) HP ASE
11 10 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (2.05%) HP MASE
13 5 (1.14%) PMI Certification
13 5 (1.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 15 (3.42%) SLA
3 6 (1.37%) JSP 440
4 5 (1.14%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.14%) QA
5 1 (0.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 119 (27.17%) Active Directory
2 42 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (6.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 24 (5.48%) XenApp
5 16 (3.65%) Hyper-V
6 15 (3.42%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 8 (1.83%) DFS Replication
7 8 (1.83%) Firmware
8 6 (1.37%) XenDesktop
8 6 (1.37%) XenServer
9 5 (1.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 4 (0.91%) Samba
10 4 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (0.68%) KVM
11 3 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.46%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.23%) Time Sharing Option
13 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 40 (9.13%) HP SiteScope
1 40 (9.13%) SCCM
2 26 (5.94%) Tivoli
3 14 (3.20%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 13 (2.97%) FortiGate
5 12 (2.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 12 (2.74%) Puppet
6 10 (2.28%) MOM
7 9 (2.05%) EMC NetWorker
7 9 (2.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 8 (1.83%) Ansible
8 8 (1.83%) SCOrch
9 6 (1.37%) BladeLogic
9 6 (1.37%) WSUS
10 5 (1.14%) Control-M
11 4 (0.91%) AirWatch
11 4 (0.91%) Cisco IPCC
11 4 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Clustering
12 3 (0.68%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 131 (29.91%) Microsoft
2 114 (26.03%) HP
3 60 (13.70%) Oracle
4 49 (11.19%) VMware
5 46 (10.50%) Cisco
6 38 (8.68%) F5
7 37 (8.45%) Red Hat
8 32 (7.31%) CA
9 27 (6.16%) Citrix
10 23 (5.25%) AppSense
11 19 (4.34%) Sun
12 18 (4.11%) CheckPoint
13 17 (3.88%) Veritas
14 16 (3.65%) BMC
14 16 (3.65%) Juniper
14 16 (3.65%) Riverbed
15 15 (3.42%) Fortinet
15 15 (3.42%) ServiceNow
16 14 (3.20%) EMC
17 13 (2.97%) IBM
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