The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
England / North East
Rank 4 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 193 131 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 20.27% 14.77% 16.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 68.68% 64.53% 62.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 87 75
Median daily rate £329 £344 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.19% -1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £532 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 12 6
Median hourly rate £27.50 £26.25 £22.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +17.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £15.25 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.25 £47.30 £29.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £19.45
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +118.50%

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
281 203 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 29.52% 22.89% 26.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 134 103
Median daily rate £335 £373 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.06% +12.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £528 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 17 7
Median hourly rate £27.50 £26.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.91 £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 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +105.12%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Security 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 Security Cleared across the North East region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Security 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 Security Cleared across the North East region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

Security 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 Security Cleared within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 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 +3 172 £345 -1.42% 5
Durham -2 7 £369 +21.04% 1
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 420 (71.43%) SC Cleared
2 217 (36.90%) Windows
3 162 (27.55%) Microsoft
4 158 (26.87%) ITIL
5 153 (26.02%) Windows Server
6 152 (25.85%) Active Directory
7 140 (23.81%) HP
8 134 (22.79%) Linux
9 105 (17.86%) SQL
10 103 (17.52%) Migration
11 102 (17.35%) Unix
12 95 (16.16%) DNS
13 73 (12.41%) BPSS Clearance
14 71 (12.07%) TCP/IP
15 70 (11.90%) Oracle
15 70 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
16 69 (11.73%) PowerShell
17 68 (11.56%) VMware
18 67 (11.39%) Windows Server 2003
19 63 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
20 62 (10.54%) DHCP
21 59 (10.03%) Firewall
21 59 (10.03%) MS Excel
21 59 (10.03%) VMware Infrastructure
22 58 (9.86%) SQL Server
23 52 (8.84%) Cisco
24 49 (8.33%) Solaris
25 48 (8.16%) Perl
25 48 (8.16%) Office 365
26 47 (7.99%) Red Hat

Security 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 46 (7.82%) WebLogic
2 38 (6.46%) SharePoint
3 36 (6.12%) Skype for Business
4 31 (5.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (5.27%) MS Exchange
5 30 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2013
6 22 (3.74%) Apache
7 21 (3.57%) JBoss
8 20 (3.40%) OpenStack
8 20 (3.40%) Oracle Application Server
9 17 (2.89%) Tomcat
10 16 (2.72%) IIS
10 16 (2.72%) iPlanet
11 15 (2.55%) Office Communications Server
11 15 (2.55%) SharePoint 2013
12 14 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
12 14 (2.38%) WebSphere
13 12 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
14 10 (1.70%) SAS
15 9 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 59 (10.03%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.42%) MS Office
3 9 (1.53%) MS Project
4 7 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.02%) Unit4 Business World
2 5 (0.85%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 4 (0.68%) OpenText MBPM
4 3 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 48 (8.16%) Office 365
2 33 (5.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (3.06%) SaaS
4 15 (2.55%) IaaS
4 15 (2.55%) PaaS
5 6 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.85%) HP Helion
7 1 (0.17%) GitHub
7 1 (0.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 95 (16.16%) DNS
2 71 (12.07%) TCP/IP
3 62 (10.54%) DHCP
4 59 (10.03%) Firewall
5 36 (6.12%) WAN
6 31 (5.27%) LAN
7 28 (4.76%) SAN
7 28 (4.76%) Skype
8 25 (4.25%) Internet
9 20 (3.40%) LDAP
10 19 (3.23%) Wireless
11 18 (3.06%) Intranet
12 17 (2.89%) Kerberos
13 16 (2.72%) HTTP
13 16 (2.72%) iSCSI
14 15 (2.55%) BIG-IP
15 14 (2.38%) HTTPS
15 14 (2.38%) NAS
16 10 (1.70%) X.500
17 9 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (9.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.04%) DB2
3 11 (1.87%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (1.70%) Oracle Database
5 9 (1.53%) MySQL
5 9 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (1.36%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.02%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.02%) SAP HANA
8 5 (0.85%) BODI
8 5 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.51%) Ingres
10 3 (0.51%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.51%) OLTP
10 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.34%) Big Data
11 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 22 (3.74%) Git (software)
2 14 (2.38%) GCC
2 14 (2.38%) GDB
3 12 (2.04%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.53%) HP UFT
5 8 (1.36%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (1.19%) JIRA
6 7 (1.19%) StarTeam
7 6 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (1.02%) Visual Studio
8 5 (0.85%) GitLab
8 5 (0.85%) MSI
8 5 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (0.85%) Protractor
8 5 (0.85%) Selenium
8 5 (0.85%) webpack
9 4 (0.68%) JMeter
9 4 (0.68%) Sahi
9 4 (0.68%) WATIR
General
1 26 (4.42%) Finance
2 11 (1.87%) Telecoms
3 7 (1.19%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.34%) Law
4 2 (0.34%) Legal
4 2 (0.34%) Publishing
5 1 (0.17%) Banking
5 1 (0.17%) Billing
5 1 (0.17%) Electronics
5 1 (0.17%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (10.37%) Support Engineer
2 49 (8.33%) Developer
3 47 (7.99%) Architect
4 40 (6.80%) Analyst
5 33 (5.61%) Automation Engineer
6 31 (5.27%) Project Manager
7 24 (4.08%) Administrator
7 24 (4.08%) Desktop Engineer
8 23 (3.91%) Desktop Support
9 22 (3.74%) 2nd Line Support
9 22 (3.74%) Active Directory Engineer
10 20 (3.40%) Consultant
10 20 (3.40%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 20 (3.40%) Network Engineer
11 18 (3.06%) DevOps Engineer
12 16 (2.72%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
12 16 (2.72%) Wintel Engineer
13 15 (2.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 14 (2.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 14 (2.38%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (4.93%) Middleware
2 27 (4.59%) XML
3 26 (4.42%) .NET
4 25 (4.25%) J2EE
5 16 (2.72%) ASP.NET
5 16 (2.72%) HTML
5 16 (2.72%) Web Services
6 14 (2.38%) CSS
6 14 (2.38%) Node.js
7 11 (1.87%) Software Packaging
8 10 (1.70%) AngularJS
9 6 (1.02%) IBM Integration Bus
9 6 (1.02%) LAMP
10 5 (0.85%) EJS
10 5 (0.85%) Express
10 5 (0.85%) jQuery
10 5 (0.85%) JSON
10 5 (0.85%) Struts
10 5 (0.85%) WebSphere MQ
11 4 (0.68%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (5.44%) Computer Science
3 31 (5.27%) Data Centre
4 25 (4.25%) Clustering
5 17 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (2.72%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.38%) Replication
8 13 (2.21%) Private Cloud
9 12 (2.04%) Public Cloud
10 11 (1.87%) Mainframe
11 10 (1.70%) Fat Client
11 10 (1.70%) PKI
11 10 (1.70%) Thin Client
12 9 (1.53%) Visualisation
13 8 (1.36%) Blackberry
14 7 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
15 6 (1.02%) Mobile App
15 6 (1.02%) Virtual Team
16 5 (0.85%) NHS
17 4 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 217 (36.90%) Windows
2 153 (26.02%) Windows Server
3 134 (22.79%) Linux
4 102 (17.35%) Unix
5 70 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 67 (11.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 49 (8.33%) Solaris
8 41 (6.97%) AIX
9 36 (6.12%) Windows 7
10 29 (4.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 28 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (2.89%) HPUX
13 16 (2.72%) Android
14 14 (2.38%) Apple iOS
15 13 (2.21%) Windows XP
16 10 (1.70%) Windows 10
17 9 (1.53%) Windows 8
18 7 (1.19%) SUSE
19 6 (1.02%) OS/390
19 6 (1.02%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (26.87%) ITIL
2 103 (17.52%) Migration
3 63 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (7.82%) Change Control
5 45 (7.65%) Change Management
6 43 (7.31%) Project Management
7 41 (6.97%) Service Delivery
8 38 (6.46%) DevOps
9 37 (6.29%) ITSM
10 34 (5.78%) Problem Management
11 33 (5.61%) Service Management
12 31 (5.27%) Network Design
12 31 (5.27%) Open Source
13 28 (4.76%) OO
14 27 (4.59%) Incident Management
15 26 (4.42%) Load Balancing
16 25 (4.25%) Programme Management
16 25 (4.25%) Software Delivery
17 24 (4.08%) Configuration Management
17 24 (4.08%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 105 (17.86%) SQL
2 69 (11.73%) PowerShell
3 48 (8.16%) Perl
4 44 (7.48%) VB
5 43 (7.31%) Java
6 40 (6.80%) C
7 38 (6.46%) JavaScript
8 37 (6.29%) Shell Script
9 24 (4.08%) C#
10 21 (3.57%) C++
11 11 (1.87%) Python
12 10 (1.70%) T-SQL
13 9 (1.53%) VBScript
14 8 (1.36%) Jython
14 8 (1.36%) Ruby
15 6 (1.02%) Bash Shell
15 6 (1.02%) C-shell
15 6 (1.02%) Korn
16 4 (0.68%) PHP
17 3 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 420 (71.43%) SC Cleared
2 73 (12.41%) BPSS Clearance
3 45 (7.65%) Degree
4 40 (6.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (5.61%) MCSE
6 31 (5.27%) DV Cleared
7 22 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (3.40%) CCNP
9 18 (3.06%) JNCIA
10 17 (2.89%) CCIE
10 17 (2.89%) CCSA
11 15 (2.55%) CCDP
11 15 (2.55%) CCIP
11 15 (2.55%) CCSE
11 15 (2.55%) JNCIE
12 14 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (2.21%) HP ASE
14 12 (2.04%) HP MASE
15 11 (1.87%) PMI Certification
15 11 (1.87%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (7.82%) Disclosure Scotland
2 12 (2.04%) SLA
3 9 (1.53%) QA
4 6 (1.02%) JSP 440
5 4 (0.68%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 152 (25.85%) Active Directory
2 59 (10.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (5.95%) Microsoft App-V
4 34 (5.78%) XenApp
5 21 (3.57%) Hyper-V
6 16 (2.72%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 9 (1.53%) DFS Replication
7 9 (1.53%) Firmware
7 9 (1.53%) XenDesktop
7 9 (1.53%) XenServer
8 6 (1.02%) KVM
8 6 (1.02%) Samba
9 5 (0.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 5 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.34%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (7.82%) SCCM
2 38 (6.46%) HP SiteScope
3 25 (4.25%) Tivoli
4 19 (3.23%) Puppet
5 16 (2.72%) FortiGate
6 15 (2.55%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 13 (2.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 11 (1.87%) Ansible
8 11 (1.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 10 (1.70%) EMC NetWorker
9 10 (1.70%) SCOrch
10 9 (1.53%) MOM
10 9 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (1.36%) WSUS
12 7 (1.19%) BladeLogic
13 6 (1.02%) Cisco IPCC
14 5 (0.85%) AirWatch
14 5 (0.85%) Control-M
15 4 (0.68%) Microsoft Clustering
15 4 (0.68%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 162 (27.55%) Microsoft
2 140 (23.81%) HP
3 70 (11.90%) Oracle
4 68 (11.56%) VMware
5 52 (8.84%) Cisco
6 47 (7.99%) Red Hat
7 42 (7.14%) F5
8 39 (6.63%) Citrix
9 30 (5.10%) CA
10 28 (4.76%) AppSense
11 23 (3.91%) Sun
12 22 (3.74%) CheckPoint
13 20 (3.40%) Juniper
13 20 (3.40%) Veritas
14 19 (3.23%) IBM
14 19 (3.23%) Riverbed
15 18 (3.06%) Fortinet
16 17 (2.89%) Cadence
17 16 (2.72%) BMC
18 15 (2.55%) EMC
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