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 18 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 3 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 149 44 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.60% 11.58% 8.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 65.07% 60.27% 32.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 28 16
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£355 £279 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.46% -8.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £179 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £446 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £351 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.39% -6.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 7
Average hourly rate £28.50 £15.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.87% +34.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.64 £13.03 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £28.02 £17.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £31.92
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -43.60%
Security 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
229 73 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 28.59% 19.21% 26.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 39 45
Average daily rate £350 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £198 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 18
Average hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.54% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.48 £13.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £28.19 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the North East region over the 3 months to 18 December 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 +5 127 £360 +22.76% 7
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England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 148 (60.16%) SC Cleared
2 78 (31.71%) Windows
3 73 (29.67%) ITIL
4 65 (26.42%) HP
5 60 (24.39%) SQL
6 59 (23.98%) Microsoft
7 51 (20.73%) MS Excel
8 46 (18.70%) SQL Server
9 43 (17.48%) Oracle
9 43 (17.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 42 (17.07%) Problem Management
11 41 (16.67%) Service Management
12 40 (16.26%) Finance
13 37 (15.04%) Java
14 36 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
15 34 (13.82%) Linux
16 32 (13.01%) Active Directory
16 32 (13.01%) DV Cleared
17 31 (12.60%) UNIX
18 30 (12.20%) Service Delivery
19 29 (11.79%) VMware
20 28 (11.38%) Agile Software Development
20 28 (11.38%) Oracle Database
21 27 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
22 26 (10.57%) Clustering
22 26 (10.57%) Firewall
22 26 (10.57%) MS Office
23 25 (10.16%) Middleware
23 25 (10.16%) QA
24 24 (9.76%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (8.13%) WebLogic
2 16 (6.50%) SharePoint
3 14 (5.69%) AquaLogic
4 11 (4.47%) MS Exchange
5 8 (3.25%) IIS
6 6 (2.44%) Apache
6 6 (2.44%) JBoss
7 5 (2.03%) Tuxedo
7 5 (2.03%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.22%) SAS
9 3 (1.22%) CMS
10 2 (0.81%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.81%) Confluence
10 2 (0.81%) Oracle 10gAS
10 2 (0.81%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.41%) Lync
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 51 (20.73%) MS Excel
2 26 (10.57%) MS Office
3 6 (2.44%) MS Project
4 3 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (5.69%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (3.25%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (2.44%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (2.44%) Oracle Receivables
4 6 (2.44%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (1.22%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (1.22%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.57%) Firewall
2 22 (8.94%) SAN
3 17 (6.91%) DNS
4 12 (4.88%) LAN
4 12 (4.88%) WAN
5 10 (4.07%) DHCP
6 9 (3.66%) TCP/IP
7 8 (3.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 8 (3.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 8 (3.25%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (2.85%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (2.85%) Junos
8 7 (2.85%) SSL
9 6 (2.44%) LDAP
9 6 (2.44%) Network Security
10 5 (2.03%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.81%) Telnet
11 2 (0.81%) SMS
11 2 (0.81%) FTP
11 2 (0.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (18.70%) SQL Server
2 28 (11.38%) Oracle Database
3 22 (8.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (7.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (6.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (4.47%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 8 (3.25%) RDBMS
7 8 (3.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (2.85%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 4 (1.63%) BusinessObjects XI
12 3 (1.22%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 3 (1.22%) DTS
13 2 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.81%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 8 (3.25%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (2.44%) LoadRunner
3 5 (2.03%) Facilita Forecast
3 5 (2.03%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (1.63%) Ant
4 4 (1.63%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.63%) JIRA
5 3 (1.22%) Selenium
5 3 (1.22%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.81%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.41%) StarTeam
7 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.41%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.41%) JMeter
General
1 40 (16.26%) Finance
2 6 (2.44%) General Ledger
3 4 (1.63%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.63%) Military
4 3 (1.22%) Billing
4 3 (1.22%) Electronics
5 2 (0.81%) Back Office
6 1 (0.41%) Marketing
6 1 (0.41%) Banking
6 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (13.01%) Developer
2 27 (10.98%) Analyst
3 19 (7.72%) Administrator
4 17 (6.91%) Project Manager
5 15 (6.10%) DBA
6 14 (5.69%) Consultant
7 13 (5.28%) Support Engineer
8 12 (4.88%) Service Manager
9 10 (4.07%) Network Engineer
9 10 (4.07%) Oracle DBA
9 10 (4.07%) Wintel Engineer
9 10 (4.07%) Designer
10 8 (3.25%) Architect
10 8 (3.25%) UX Designer
11 6 (2.44%) Business Analyst
11 6 (2.44%) Test Analyst
11 6 (2.44%) SQL Developer
12 5 (2.03%) COBOL Analyst
12 5 (2.03%) Linux Administrator
12 5 (2.03%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.16%) Middleware
2 16 (6.50%) ASP.NET
2 16 (6.50%) Web Services
2 16 (6.50%) .NET
3 14 (5.69%) Java EE
4 11 (4.47%) HTML
4 11 (4.47%) J2EE
4 11 (4.47%) CSS
4 11 (4.47%) SOAP
5 8 (3.25%) MDX
6 7 (2.85%) XML
7 4 (1.63%) JNDI
7 4 (1.63%) JMS
7 4 (1.63%) JDBC
7 4 (1.63%) SailPoint
7 4 (1.63%) jQuery
8 3 (1.22%) JSON
8 3 (1.22%) JPA
9 2 (0.81%) Spring
9 2 (0.81%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (10.57%) Clustering
3 16 (6.50%) User Experience
4 12 (4.88%) N-Tier
5 6 (2.44%) Economics
5 6 (2.44%) Cryptography
6 5 (2.03%) Open Source
6 5 (2.03%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.63%) Replication
8 3 (1.22%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.81%) NHS
9 2 (0.81%) Statistics
9 2 (0.81%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.41%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.41%) Human Factors
10 1 (0.41%) CMDB
10 1 (0.41%) Data Conversion
10 1 (0.41%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 78 (31.71%) Windows
2 43 (17.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 36 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (13.82%) Linux
5 31 (12.60%) UNIX
6 19 (7.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (4.88%) VME
8 10 (4.07%) Solaris
9 9 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.22%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.22%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.22%) AIX
11 2 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.41%) OS/2
12 1 (0.41%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (29.67%) ITIL
2 42 (17.07%) Problem Management
3 41 (16.67%) Service Management
4 30 (12.20%) Service Delivery
5 28 (11.38%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (9.76%) Configuration Management
6 24 (9.76%) Change Management
7 22 (8.94%) Project Management
8 21 (8.54%) Incident Management
9 18 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (6.91%) SOA
10 17 (6.91%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (6.91%) Data Management
11 16 (6.50%) Web Design
12 15 (6.10%) Migration
13 14 (5.69%) Network Management
13 14 (5.69%) Time Management
13 14 (5.69%) Test Scripting
14 13 (5.28%) Change Control
15 11 (4.47%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (24.39%) SQL
2 37 (15.04%) Java
3 16 (6.50%) C#
3 16 (6.50%) VB.NET
4 15 (6.10%) VBA
5 13 (5.28%) VBScript
5 13 (5.28%) VB
6 12 (4.88%) COBOL
7 10 (4.07%) PL/SQL
8 9 (3.66%) C
9 7 (2.85%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.63%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.63%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 4 (1.63%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.81%) Python
12 1 (0.41%) XPath
12 1 (0.41%) Korn
12 1 (0.41%) Ruby
12 1 (0.41%) Scala
12 1 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 148 (60.16%) SC Cleared
2 32 (13.01%) DV Cleared
3 11 (4.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (3.66%) MCSE
5 8 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (3.25%) ISEB
6 6 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (2.44%) BC Cleared
7 5 (2.03%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.41%) OCAJ
8 1 (0.41%) APMP
8 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.41%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.41%) IBM AIX Certification
8 1 (0.41%) OCP
8 1 (0.41%) OCA
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.41%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.41%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.16%) QA
2 15 (6.10%) SLA
3 7 (2.85%) JSP 440
4 4 (1.63%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.41%) BS7799
5 1 (0.41%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.41%) BS15000
System Software
1 32 (13.01%) Active Directory
2 21 (8.54%) vSphere
3 19 (7.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (4.07%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (2.85%) Hyper-V
6 6 (2.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 5 (2.03%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (1.63%) XenApp
9 2 (0.81%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.41%) GPFS
10 1 (0.41%) RHEV
10 1 (0.41%) KVM
10 1 (0.41%) NFS
10 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (7.32%) OpenView
2 14 (5.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 9 (3.66%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (3.25%) MIIS
4 8 (3.25%) WhatsUp Gold
5 7 (2.85%) NetBackup
6 5 (2.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (1.22%) HP UCMDB
8 2 (0.81%) Netcool
8 2 (0.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.41%) WMI
9 1 (0.41%) Puppet
9 1 (0.41%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.41%) Unicenter
9 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 65 (26.42%) HP
2 59 (23.98%) Microsoft
3 43 (17.48%) Oracle
4 29 (11.79%) VMware
5 20 (8.13%) Red Hat
6 16 (6.50%) Cisco
7 13 (5.28%) EMC
8 12 (4.88%) Citrix
9 11 (4.47%) CA
10 10 (4.07%) CheckPoint
11 9 (3.66%) F5
11 9 (3.66%) Juniper
11 9 (3.66%) Veritas
11 9 (3.66%) Micro Focus
12 8 (3.25%) Informatica
12 8 (3.25%) 3PAR
12 8 (3.25%) TippingPoint
13 7 (2.85%) McAfee
14 6 (2.44%) Splunk
15 5 (2.03%) Business Objects
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