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 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 Clearance
England / North East
Rank 3 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 164 146 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.79% 16.48% 15.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 67.49% 64.89% 65.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 102 53
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £504 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 6
Median hourly rate £30.00 £16.75 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.10% +3.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £15.35 £12.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.35 £18.15 £29.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £44.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-10.22% +35.38%

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%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 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 +1 141 £350 - 4
Durham -2 9 £400 +34.77%
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 410 (72.95%) SC Cleared
2 225 (40.04%) Windows
3 163 (29.00%) Active Directory
4 158 (28.11%) Windows Server
5 157 (27.94%) Microsoft
6 147 (26.16%) ITIL
7 130 (23.13%) Linux
8 128 (22.78%) HP
9 108 (19.22%) Migration
10 99 (17.62%) Unix
11 93 (16.55%) SQL
12 89 (15.84%) DNS
13 81 (14.41%) PowerShell
14 70 (12.46%) Windows Server 2008
15 69 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
15 69 (12.28%) Windows Server 2003
16 68 (12.10%) Oracle
17 65 (11.57%) MS Excel
17 65 (11.57%) VMware
18 64 (11.39%) TCP/IP
19 62 (11.03%) Firewall
19 62 (11.03%) BPSS Clearance
20 59 (10.50%) DHCP
21 56 (9.96%) VMware Infrastructure
22 55 (9.79%) Cisco
22 55 (9.79%) SQL Server
23 54 (9.61%) WebLogic
23 54 (9.61%) Red Hat
23 54 (9.61%) Change Control
24 52 (9.25%) Office 365

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 54 (9.61%) WebLogic
2 38 (6.76%) SharePoint
2 38 (6.76%) Skype for Business
3 31 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (5.52%) MS Exchange
4 30 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (4.09%) JBoss
6 19 (3.38%) Apache
7 18 (3.20%) Oracle Application Server
7 18 (3.20%) Tomcat
8 17 (3.02%) Confluence
9 16 (2.85%) IIS
9 16 (2.85%) iPlanet
9 16 (2.85%) Office Communications Server
9 16 (2.85%) OpenStack
9 16 (2.85%) SharePoint 2013
10 15 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
11 13 (2.31%) WebSphere
12 10 (1.78%) SAS
12 10 (1.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 65 (11.57%) MS Excel
2 28 (4.98%) MS Office
3 8 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.25%) MS Project
5 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.07%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 6 (1.07%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.36%) OpenText MBPM
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 52 (9.25%) Office 365
2 49 (8.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (3.56%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (3.20%) SaaS
5 15 (2.67%) IaaS
5 15 (2.67%) PaaS
6 10 (1.78%) Trello
7 5 (0.89%) HP Helion
8 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.18%) GitHub
8 1 (0.18%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.18%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 89 (15.84%) DNS
2 64 (11.39%) TCP/IP
3 62 (11.03%) Firewall
4 59 (10.50%) DHCP
5 39 (6.94%) LAN
6 38 (6.76%) WAN
7 31 (5.52%) Skype
8 22 (3.91%) Wireless
9 19 (3.38%) Internet
10 18 (3.20%) SAN
11 17 (3.02%) Kerberos
12 16 (2.85%) LDAP
13 15 (2.67%) BIG-IP
13 15 (2.67%) HTTP
13 15 (2.67%) Intranet
14 14 (2.49%) HTTPS
15 13 (2.31%) NAS
16 12 (2.14%) iSCSI
17 10 (1.78%) X.500
18 9 (1.60%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (9.79%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.09%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (2.31%) Oracle Database
4 11 (1.96%) Relational Database
5 9 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (1.42%) DB2
7 6 (1.07%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.07%) SAP HANA
8 5 (0.89%) BODI
8 5 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (0.89%) MySQL
9 4 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.53%) Ingres
10 3 (0.53%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.53%) OLTP
10 3 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.36%) Big Data
11 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (5.16%) Git (software)
2 23 (4.09%) Jenkins
3 21 (3.74%) Sonatype Nexus
4 17 (3.02%) JIRA
5 10 (1.78%) GitLab
6 8 (1.42%) HP UFT
7 7 (1.25%) GCC
7 7 (1.25%) GDB
8 6 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (1.07%) Visual Studio
9 5 (0.89%) MSI
9 5 (0.89%) Oracle APEX
9 5 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (0.71%) Selenium
11 3 (0.53%) Sahi
11 3 (0.53%) StarTeam
11 3 (0.53%) Subversion
11 3 (0.53%) WATIR
12 2 (0.36%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.36%) NMock
General
1 25 (4.45%) Finance
2 11 (1.96%) Telecoms
3 7 (1.25%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.36%) Law
4 2 (0.36%) Legal
4 2 (0.36%) Publishing
5 1 (0.18%) Advertising
5 1 (0.18%) Banking
5 1 (0.18%) Electronics
5 1 (0.18%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (11.21%) Support Engineer
2 46 (8.19%) Architect
3 35 (6.23%) Analyst
3 35 (6.23%) Developer
4 34 (6.05%) Automation Engineer
5 33 (5.87%) DevOps Engineer
6 28 (4.98%) Project Manager
7 26 (4.63%) 2nd Line Support
8 25 (4.45%) Network Engineer
9 24 (4.27%) Desktop Engineer
10 23 (4.09%) Desktop Support
11 21 (3.74%) Active Directory Engineer
12 20 (3.56%) Administrator
12 20 (3.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 19 (3.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 19 (3.38%) Consultant
14 18 (3.20%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 18 (3.20%) Messaging Engineer
15 17 (3.02%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
16 16 (2.85%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.80%) .NET
2 26 (4.63%) XML
3 25 (4.45%) Software Packaging
4 23 (4.09%) Middleware
5 18 (3.20%) J2EE
6 16 (2.85%) ASP.NET
6 16 (2.85%) HTML
7 13 (2.31%) Web Services
8 9 (1.60%) CSS
9 6 (1.07%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (0.89%) AngularJS
10 5 (0.89%) jQuery
10 5 (0.89%) JSON
11 4 (0.71%) Node.js
11 4 (0.71%) REST
12 3 (0.53%) CSS3
12 3 (0.53%) HTML5
12 3 (0.53%) Play Framework
12 3 (0.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (0.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 40 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (6.05%) Data Centre
3 30 (5.34%) Computer Science
4 22 (3.91%) Clustering
5 17 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (3.02%) Private Cloud
6 15 (2.67%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.31%) Replication
8 12 (2.14%) Public Cloud
9 11 (1.96%) Mainframe
10 10 (1.78%) Fat Client
10 10 (1.78%) PKI
10 10 (1.78%) Thin Client
11 7 (1.25%) Blackberry
11 7 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (1.07%) Mobile App
13 5 (0.89%) NHS
13 5 (0.89%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.53%) IBM Mainframe
14 3 (0.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 225 (40.04%) Windows
2 158 (28.11%) Windows Server
3 130 (23.13%) Linux
4 99 (17.62%) Unix
5 70 (12.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 69 (12.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 39 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 38 (6.76%) Windows 7
9 35 (6.23%) Solaris
10 31 (5.52%) AIX
11 27 (4.80%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (2.67%) Android
13 14 (2.49%) HPUX
14 13 (2.31%) Apple iOS
14 13 (2.31%) Windows XP
15 10 (1.78%) Windows 10
16 9 (1.60%) Windows 8
17 7 (1.25%) SUSE
18 6 (1.07%) zOS
19 5 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (26.16%) ITIL
2 108 (19.22%) Migration
3 69 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (9.61%) Change Control
5 52 (9.25%) DevOps
6 41 (7.30%) Open Source
7 39 (6.94%) ITSM
8 38 (6.76%) Change Management
9 36 (6.41%) Network Design
10 35 (6.23%) Project Management
10 35 (6.23%) Service Management
11 32 (5.69%) Service Delivery
12 31 (5.52%) Problem Management
13 29 (5.16%) Configuration Management
13 29 (5.16%) OO
14 25 (4.45%) Load Balancing
14 25 (4.45%) Software Delivery
15 24 (4.27%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (4.27%) Programme Management
15 24 (4.27%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 93 (16.55%) SQL
2 81 (14.41%) PowerShell
3 41 (7.30%) VB
4 37 (6.58%) Perl
5 34 (6.05%) Shell Script
6 33 (5.87%) JavaScript
7 30 (5.34%) Java
8 28 (4.98%) C
9 22 (3.91%) C#
10 11 (1.96%) C++
11 10 (1.78%) T-SQL
12 9 (1.60%) Python
12 9 (1.60%) VBScript
13 8 (1.42%) Jython
14 7 (1.25%) Ruby
15 4 (0.71%) PHP
16 3 (0.53%) Scala
17 2 (0.36%) Bash Shell
17 2 (0.36%) C-shell
17 2 (0.36%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 410 (72.95%) SC Cleared
2 62 (11.03%) BPSS Clearance
3 39 (6.94%) Degree
4 35 (6.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (5.34%) DV Cleared
6 28 (4.98%) MCSE
7 25 (4.45%) Cisco Certification
8 23 (4.09%) CCNP
9 21 (3.74%) JNCIA
10 20 (3.56%) CCIE
10 20 (3.56%) CCSA
11 18 (3.20%) CCDP
11 18 (3.20%) CCIP
11 18 (3.20%) CCSE
11 18 (3.20%) JNCIE
12 13 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (2.14%) HP ASE
13 12 (2.14%) HP MASE
14 9 (1.60%) PMI Certification
14 9 (1.60%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 14 (2.49%) PMO
3 7 (1.25%) QA
3 7 (1.25%) SLA
4 6 (1.07%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 163 (29.00%) Active Directory
2 56 (9.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (6.58%) XenApp
4 36 (6.41%) Microsoft App-V
5 20 (3.56%) Hyper-V
6 16 (2.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 10 (1.78%) XenDesktop
7 10 (1.78%) XenServer
8 9 (1.60%) DFS Replication
8 9 (1.60%) Firmware
9 5 (0.89%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 5 (0.89%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.53%) KVM
11 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.36%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.36%) Samba
12 2 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 48 (8.54%) SCCM
2 36 (6.41%) HP SiteScope
3 22 (3.91%) Ansible
3 22 (3.91%) Tivoli
4 19 (3.38%) FortiGate
5 18 (3.20%) Puppet
6 15 (2.67%) Dollar Universe
6 15 (2.67%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 13 (2.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 11 (1.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 10 (1.78%) SCOrch
10 8 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (1.42%) WSUS
11 7 (1.25%) BladeLogic
12 6 (1.07%) EMC NetWorker
13 5 (0.89%) AirWatch
13 5 (0.89%) Control-M
13 5 (0.89%) MOM
13 5 (0.89%) XenMobile
14 4 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 157 (27.94%) Microsoft
2 128 (22.78%) HP
3 68 (12.10%) Oracle
4 65 (11.57%) VMware
5 55 (9.79%) Cisco
6 54 (9.61%) Red Hat
7 45 (8.01%) F5
8 40 (7.12%) Citrix
9 27 (4.80%) AppSense
10 25 (4.45%) CheckPoint
11 23 (4.09%) Juniper
12 22 (3.91%) CA
12 22 (3.91%) Riverbed
13 21 (3.74%) Fortinet
13 21 (3.74%) Sun
14 20 (3.56%) TIBCO
14 20 (3.56%) Veritas
15 17 (3.02%) Cadence
16 16 (2.85%) IBM
17 15 (2.67%) Atlassian
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