The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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 North East 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 8 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 65 21 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 12.45% 6.29% 10.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 53.72% 22.58% 36.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 8 44
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£350 £483 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.46% +75.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £293 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
+1.72% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Average hourly rate £18.50 £10.13 £9.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.62% +9.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.93 £10.13 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £10.13 £17.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -8.69%
Qualifications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
121 93 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 23.18% 27.84% 29.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 37 86
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 18
Average hourly rate £33.00 £21.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £10.13 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £32.50 £25.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
SC Cleared
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SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the North East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +5 51 £350 -28.57% 1
Durham 0 6 £308 -18.00%
Cleveland - - - - 2
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England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 202 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 79 (39.11%) Oracle
3 55 (27.23%) UNIX
4 44 (21.78%) SQL
5 43 (21.29%) SQL Server
6 42 (20.79%) Test Scripting
7 40 (19.80%) Finance
8 39 (19.31%) Windows
8 39 (19.31%) Microsoft
9 38 (18.81%) HP
10 35 (17.33%) ITIL
11 34 (16.83%) Linux
12 29 (14.36%) .NET
12 29 (14.36%) Middleware
13 27 (13.37%) Configuration Management
14 26 (12.87%) Java
15 25 (12.38%) RDBMS
15 25 (12.38%) Service Management
15 25 (12.38%) Integration Testing
15 25 (12.38%) Problem Management
15 25 (12.38%) Relational Database
16 24 (11.88%) C#
16 24 (11.88%) Red Hat
17 23 (11.39%) Oracle Database
18 22 (10.89%) Oracle EBS
19 21 (10.40%) Migration
20 19 (9.41%) Manufacturing
20 19 (9.41%) Oracle Applications
20 19 (9.41%) Degree
21 18 (8.91%) VMware

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (7.92%) WebLogic
1 16 (7.92%) SharePoint
2 15 (7.43%) Oracle Workflow
3 12 (5.94%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (5.94%) WebSphere
4 9 (4.46%) Tuxedo
5 7 (3.47%) SAS
6 4 (1.98%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (0.99%) Oracle UPK
7 2 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.50%) FileNet
8 1 (0.50%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (5.94%) MS Office
2 9 (4.46%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.99%) MS Project
4 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (10.89%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (9.41%) Oracle Applications
3 17 (8.42%) Oracle EBS R12
4 14 (6.93%) Oracle Payables
5 12 (5.94%) Oracle Receivables
5 12 (5.94%) Oracle General Ledger
6 11 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (2.48%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (1.98%) Oracle iProcurement
8 4 (1.98%) Oracle CRM
8 4 (1.98%) Oracle Cash Management
8 4 (1.98%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (1.49%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 2 (0.99%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.92%) DHCP
1 16 (7.92%) Firewall
2 14 (6.93%) DNS
2 14 (6.93%) LAN
3 12 (5.94%) VPN
3 12 (5.94%) SAN
4 11 (5.45%) WAN
5 5 (2.48%) LDAP
6 4 (1.98%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.98%) SSH
6 4 (1.98%) VLAN
6 4 (1.98%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (1.49%) IPsec
7 3 (1.49%) Junos
8 2 (0.99%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.99%) Network Security
9 1 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.50%) Wireless
9 1 (0.50%) SSL
9 1 (0.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (21.29%) SQL Server
2 25 (12.38%) RDBMS
2 25 (12.38%) Relational Database
3 23 (11.39%) Oracle Database
4 11 (5.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (4.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (4.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (4.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (3.96%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (2.97%) DTS
7 6 (2.97%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (2.48%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (2.48%) Oracle Discoverer
9 4 (1.98%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 2 (0.99%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.50%) DB2
11 1 (0.50%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.50%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 15 (7.43%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (3.96%) LoadRunner
3 4 (1.98%) JMeter
3 4 (1.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.49%) Facilita Forecast
4 3 (1.49%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.99%) StarTeam
6 1 (0.50%) CaliberRM
General
1 40 (19.80%) Finance
2 19 (9.41%) Manufacturing
3 12 (5.94%) General Ledger
4 11 (5.45%) Legal
5 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.99%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 37 (18.32%) Analyst
2 28 (13.86%) Developer
3 18 (8.91%) DBA
4 17 (8.42%) Project Manager
5 14 (6.93%) Test Analyst
6 13 (6.44%) Oracle DBA
6 13 (6.44%) UNIX Engineer
7 12 (5.94%) Applications Support
8 9 (4.46%) Administrator
8 9 (4.46%) Programmer
8 9 (4.46%) Support Engineer
9 8 (3.96%) Support Analyst
10 7 (3.47%) Oracle Analyst
10 7 (3.47%) SOA Developer
11 6 (2.97%) Microsoft Developer
11 6 (2.97%) Build Engineer
11 6 (2.97%) Applications Support Analyst
12 5 (2.48%) Architect
12 5 (2.48%) Applications Specialist
12 5 (2.48%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (14.36%) .NET
1 29 (14.36%) Middleware
2 12 (5.94%) ASP.NET
3 11 (5.45%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (2.97%) Software Packaging
5 5 (2.48%) Java EE
5 5 (2.48%) Web Services
6 3 (1.49%) Java SE
6 3 (1.49%) J2EE
6 3 (1.49%) ADO
6 3 (1.49%) Java EE 5
7 2 (0.99%) XML
7 2 (0.99%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.94%) Open Source
2 8 (3.96%) Clustering
3 5 (2.48%) Thin Client
3 5 (2.48%) Fat Client
4 4 (1.98%) Replication
4 4 (1.98%) Economics
5 3 (1.49%) PKI
5 3 (1.49%) HACMP
6 2 (0.99%) Cryptography
6 2 (0.99%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 55 (27.23%) UNIX
2 39 (19.31%) Windows
3 34 (16.83%) Linux
4 18 (8.91%) Solaris
5 17 (8.42%) AIX
6 16 (7.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (6.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (4.95%) Windows XP
9 9 (4.46%) HPUX
10 7 (3.47%) Windows 7
11 6 (2.97%) Windows 8
12 5 (2.48%) VME
13 4 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (20.79%) Test Scripting
2 35 (17.33%) ITIL
3 27 (13.37%) Configuration Management
4 25 (12.38%) Service Management
4 25 (12.38%) Integration Testing
4 25 (12.38%) Problem Management
5 21 (10.40%) Migration
6 17 (8.42%) Project Management
7 16 (7.92%) Regression Testing
7 16 (7.92%) SOA
8 15 (7.43%) CRM
8 15 (7.43%) Change Management
8 15 (7.43%) Workflow
9 12 (5.94%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (5.45%) Incident Management
10 11 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (4.95%) Change Control
11 10 (4.95%) Performance Testing
11 10 (4.95%) PRINCE2
12 8 (3.96%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (21.78%) SQL
2 26 (12.87%) Java
3 24 (11.88%) C#
4 17 (8.42%) VB.NET
5 16 (7.92%) PL/SQL
6 12 (5.94%) COBOL
7 11 (5.45%) C
8 7 (3.47%) C++
8 7 (3.47%) PL/1
8 7 (3.47%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.97%) Perl
10 4 (1.98%) Korn
10 4 (1.98%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.50%) VBA
11 1 (0.50%) MUMPS
11 1 (0.50%) VB
11 1 (0.50%) PHP
11 1 (0.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 202 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (9.41%) Degree
3 7 (3.47%) ISTQB
3 7 (3.47%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (2.48%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.49%) PMP
5 3 (1.49%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.49%) IBM AIX Certification
5 3 (1.49%) OCAJ
5 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.49%) OCP
5 3 (1.49%) OCA
5 3 (1.49%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.99%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.99%) MCT
6 2 (0.99%) ISEB
6 2 (0.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.50%) GPEN
7 1 (0.50%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.92%) QA
2 10 (4.95%) SLA
3 2 (0.99%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (7.92%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.45%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (2.97%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.98%) NFS
5 4 (1.98%) KVM
5 4 (1.98%) RHEV
6 3 (1.49%) GPFS
6 3 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.99%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.99%) XenApp
7 2 (0.99%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (4.46%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.97%) OpenView
2 6 (2.97%) Unicenter
3 5 (2.48%) Data Guard
4 4 (1.98%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (1.98%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.99%) WhatsUp Gold
5 2 (0.99%) HP UCMDB
5 2 (0.99%) Netcool
6 1 (0.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.50%) SCCM
6 1 (0.50%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 79 (39.11%) Oracle
2 39 (19.31%) Microsoft
3 38 (18.81%) HP
4 24 (11.88%) Red Hat
5 18 (8.91%) VMware
6 12 (5.94%) CA
7 9 (4.46%) TIBCO
8 8 (3.96%) Curam
8 8 (3.96%) Veritas
8 8 (3.96%) Citrix
8 8 (3.96%) Cisco
9 7 (3.47%) IBM
10 6 (2.97%) JBoss
11 4 (1.98%) EMC
11 4 (1.98%) Splunk
12 3 (1.49%) F5
12 3 (1.49%) Fujitsu
12 3 (1.49%) TippingPoint
12 3 (1.49%) ICL
12 3 (1.49%) CheckPoint
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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