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 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 6 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 278 85 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 20.25% 8.77% 9.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.86% 34.84% 32.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 46 55
Median daily rate £340 £313 £352
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £200 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £423 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 10
Median hourly rate £28.00 £26.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.53 £17.77 £16.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.70 £46.10 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +94.73%
SC Cleared
England

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
569 244 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 41.44% 25.18% 30.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 147 167
Median daily rate £350 £348 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £535 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.57% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 31 17
Median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.76 £12.41 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.15 £45.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +10 269 £340 +7.93% 4
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 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 North East region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 589 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 226 (38.37%) Windows
3 179 (30.39%) Microsoft
4 165 (28.01%) Windows Server
5 162 (27.50%) ITIL
6 153 (25.98%) Active Directory
7 140 (23.77%) HP
8 133 (22.58%) Linux
9 126 (21.39%) Unix
10 116 (19.69%) SQL
11 97 (16.47%) Oracle
11 97 (16.47%) DNS
12 92 (15.62%) SQL Server
13 80 (13.58%) BPSS Clearance
14 76 (12.90%) Migration
15 75 (12.73%) Degree
16 73 (12.39%) VMware
17 72 (12.22%) TCP/IP
18 66 (11.21%) DHCP
19 65 (11.04%) MS Excel
20 63 (10.70%) PowerShell
21 59 (10.02%) Solaris
22 58 (9.85%) VB
22 58 (9.85%) Perl
23 57 (9.68%) AIX
24 56 (9.51%) VMware Infrastructure
25 55 (9.34%) Windows Server 2008
25 55 (9.34%) Service Delivery
25 55 (9.34%) Windows Server 2003
26 51 (8.66%) SAN

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 50 (8.49%) WebLogic
2 34 (5.77%) SharePoint
3 33 (5.60%) MS Exchange
4 32 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 31 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 29 (4.92%) Skype for Business
7 24 (4.07%) Apache
8 19 (3.23%) Oracle Application Server
9 18 (3.06%) OpenStack
10 17 (2.89%) JBoss
11 16 (2.72%) IIS
12 15 (2.55%) iPlanet
12 15 (2.55%) SharePoint 2010
12 15 (2.55%) SharePoint 2013
12 15 (2.55%) Tomcat
13 13 (2.21%) Office Communications Server
14 12 (2.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 11 (1.87%) WebSphere
16 10 (1.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 9 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 65 (11.04%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.06%) MS Office
3 7 (1.19%) MS Project
4 2 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.68%) OpenText MBPM
2 3 (0.51%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 44 (7.47%) Office 365
2 19 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.19%) SaaS
4 4 (0.68%) IaaS
4 4 (0.68%) PaaS
5 2 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.34%) HP Helion
6 1 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 97 (16.47%) DNS
2 72 (12.22%) TCP/IP
3 66 (11.21%) DHCP
4 51 (8.66%) SAN
5 44 (7.47%) Firewall
6 26 (4.41%) Skype
7 25 (4.24%) WAN
8 23 (3.90%) HTTP
9 22 (3.74%) Internet
9 22 (3.74%) LDAP
10 21 (3.57%) LAN
11 18 (3.06%) Intranet
12 16 (2.72%) HTTPS
12 16 (2.72%) Kerberos
13 14 (2.38%) iSCSI
14 13 (2.21%) NAS
15 8 (1.36%) 3G
15 8 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (1.36%) X.500
16 6 (1.02%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (15.62%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.58%) Relational Database
3 23 (3.90%) DB2
4 15 (2.55%) RDBMS
5 14 (2.38%) MySQL
6 12 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
6 12 (2.04%) Oracle Database
6 12 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.02%) SAP HANA
9 6 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.68%) Big Data
11 4 (0.68%) BODI
12 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.34%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 2 (0.34%) Ingres
13 2 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 11 (1.87%) MSI
3 10 (1.70%) StarTeam
4 6 (1.02%) GCC
4 6 (1.02%) GDB
4 6 (1.02%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.68%) LoadRunner
5 4 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.68%) Subversion
6 3 (0.51%) GitLab
6 3 (0.51%) HP UFT
6 3 (0.51%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.51%) JMeter
6 3 (0.51%) Maven
6 3 (0.51%) NMock
6 3 (0.51%) Protractor
6 3 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.51%) webpack
6 3 (0.51%) WiX
General
1 24 (4.07%) Finance
2 14 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 6 (1.02%) Banking
3 6 (1.02%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.34%) Advertising
4 2 (0.34%) Billing
Job Titles
1 51 (8.66%) Architect
2 46 (7.81%) Support Engineer
3 36 (6.11%) Project Manager
4 35 (5.94%) Developer
5 29 (4.92%) Analyst
6 25 (4.24%) Administrator
7 23 (3.90%) Automation Engineer
8 22 (3.74%) Consultant
9 20 (3.40%) Active Directory Engineer
10 19 (3.23%) Technical Leader
10 19 (3.23%) Wintel Engineer
11 16 (2.72%) Unix Engineer
12 15 (2.55%) DBA
12 15 (2.55%) Service Architect
13 13 (2.21%) SC Cleared Project Manager
13 13 (2.21%) Solutions Architect
14 11 (1.87%) Linux Engineer
14 11 (1.87%) Messaging Engineer
14 11 (1.87%) Server Engineer
14 11 (1.87%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (5.43%) Middleware
2 23 (3.90%) J2EE
3 20 (3.40%) .NET
4 19 (3.23%) XML
5 15 (2.55%) ASP.NET
6 9 (1.53%) Web Services
7 8 (1.36%) HTML
8 7 (1.19%) Node.js
9 6 (1.02%) IBM Integration Bus
10 5 (0.85%) AngularJS
10 5 (0.85%) CSS
10 5 (0.85%) OAuth
10 5 (0.85%) OAuth2
10 5 (0.85%) OpenID
10 5 (0.85%) Software Packaging
11 4 (0.68%) LAMP
11 4 (0.68%) Spring
12 3 (0.51%) .NET Framework
12 3 (0.51%) Express
12 3 (0.51%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 43 (7.30%) Computer Science
2 42 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (5.43%) Clustering
4 29 (4.92%) Data Centre
5 21 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 19 (3.23%) Replication
7 15 (2.55%) Mainframe
8 14 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (2.21%) Private Cloud
10 10 (1.70%) Public Cloud
10 10 (1.70%) Visualisation
11 9 (1.53%) Blackberry
11 9 (1.53%) Fat Client
11 9 (1.53%) PKI
11 9 (1.53%) Thin Client
11 9 (1.53%) User Experience
12 8 (1.36%) Hybrid Cloud
13 7 (1.19%) Virtual Team
14 6 (1.02%) Economics
14 6 (1.02%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 226 (38.37%) Windows
2 165 (28.01%) Windows Server
3 133 (22.58%) Linux
4 126 (21.39%) Unix
5 59 (10.02%) Solaris
6 57 (9.68%) AIX
7 55 (9.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 55 (9.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (5.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 28 (4.75%) Windows 7
10 25 (4.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (2.72%) HPUX
12 14 (2.38%) Android
12 14 (2.38%) Apple iOS
13 11 (1.87%) Windows XP
14 10 (1.70%) zOS
15 8 (1.36%) Windows 10
15 8 (1.36%) Windows 8
16 7 (1.19%) SUSE
17 6 (1.02%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (27.50%) ITIL
2 76 (12.90%) Migration
3 55 (9.34%) Service Delivery
4 49 (8.32%) Project Management
5 48 (8.15%) Change Management
5 48 (8.15%) Incident Management
6 40 (6.79%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (5.94%) Change Control
8 34 (5.77%) Configuration Management
9 33 (5.60%) Root Cause Analysis
10 31 (5.26%) High Availability
11 30 (5.09%) Load Balancing
11 30 (5.09%) Software Delivery
12 29 (4.92%) Problem Management
13 26 (4.41%) Mentoring
13 26 (4.41%) Test Strategy
14 24 (4.07%) Server Monitoring
15 23 (3.90%) Quality Management
16 21 (3.57%) ITSM
16 21 (3.57%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 116 (19.69%) SQL
2 63 (10.70%) PowerShell
3 58 (9.85%) Perl
3 58 (9.85%) VB
4 48 (8.15%) Shell Script
5 43 (7.30%) Java
6 33 (5.60%) C
7 26 (4.41%) JavaScript
8 21 (3.57%) C#
9 18 (3.06%) T-SQL
9 18 (3.06%) VBScript
10 12 (2.04%) Python
11 11 (1.87%) C++
12 8 (1.36%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.19%) C-shell
13 7 (1.19%) Korn
14 6 (1.02%) Jython
14 6 (1.02%) PHP
15 4 (0.68%) Ruby
15 4 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 589 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 80 (13.58%) BPSS Clearance
3 75 (12.73%) Degree
4 49 (8.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (4.75%) MCSE
6 26 (4.41%) DV Cleared
7 13 (2.21%) AAT
8 10 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (1.70%) MCTS
9 9 (1.53%) ISTQB
10 7 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (1.02%) ISEB
11 6 (1.02%) MCP
11 6 (1.02%) Oracle Certification
12 5 (0.85%) CCNP
12 5 (0.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 5 (0.85%) OCP
12 5 (0.85%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.85%) PMP
12 5 (0.85%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.43%) SLA
2 30 (5.09%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (1.36%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.36%) QA
4 6 (1.02%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 153 (25.98%) Active Directory
2 56 (9.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 36 (6.11%) XenApp
5 19 (3.23%) Hyper-V
6 17 (2.89%) XenDesktop
7 15 (2.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 15 (2.55%) XenServer
8 14 (2.38%) Firmware
9 12 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 12 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
10 10 (1.70%) Oracle RAC
11 8 (1.36%) DFS Replication
12 7 (1.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 6 (1.02%) KVM
13 6 (1.02%) Samba
13 6 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.34%) ProxySG
14 2 (0.34%) Time Sharing Option
15 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 41 (6.96%) HP SiteScope
2 40 (6.79%) SCCM
2 40 (6.79%) Tivoli
3 21 (3.57%) MOM
4 16 (2.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 15 (2.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 14 (2.38%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 13 (2.21%) Puppet
8 11 (1.87%) EMC NetWorker
9 8 (1.36%) Cisco IPCC
9 8 (1.36%) SCOrch
10 6 (1.02%) BladeLogic
10 6 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
10 6 (1.02%) Microsoft Clustering
10 6 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (1.02%) WSUS
11 5 (0.85%) Control-M
11 5 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
11 5 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 5 (0.85%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 179 (30.39%) Microsoft
2 140 (23.77%) HP
3 97 (16.47%) Oracle
4 73 (12.39%) VMware
5 48 (8.15%) CA
6 43 (7.30%) Citrix
7 39 (6.62%) Red Hat
8 36 (6.11%) Cisco
9 30 (5.09%) AppSense
10 29 (4.92%) ServiceNow
11 27 (4.58%) BMC
12 23 (3.90%) F5
13 22 (3.74%) EMC
13 22 (3.74%) Sun
14 21 (3.57%) IBM
15 20 (3.40%) SAP
16 17 (2.89%) Veritas
17 14 (2.38%) TIBCO
18 12 (2.04%) ThinPrint
19 9 (1.53%) 3PAR
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