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 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 1 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 345 137 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 26.38% 14.18% 18.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.22% 57.08% 59.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 75 105
Median daily rate £350 £340 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £544 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £384
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 24 11
Median hourly rate £24.50 £24.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.16 £11.92 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £45.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.38 £31.45 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.83% +65.52%
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
521 240 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 39.83% 24.84% 30.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 142 166
Median daily rate £350 £349 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.35% -1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 32 16
Median hourly rate £26.75 £24.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.45% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.76 £12.94 £15.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.15 £45.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +57.14%

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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 2016.

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 8 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 +6 321 £350 +2.94% 8
Durham -3 9 £369 +15.23% 1
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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.

1 577 (76.53%) SC Cleared
2 278 (36.87%) Windows
3 219 (29.05%) Microsoft
4 204 (27.06%) ITIL
5 199 (26.39%) Windows Server
6 189 (25.07%) Active Directory
7 181 (24.01%) Linux
8 174 (23.08%) HP
9 150 (19.89%) SQL
10 145 (19.23%) Unix
11 122 (16.18%) Oracle
12 120 (15.92%) DNS
13 108 (14.32%) Migration
13 108 (14.32%) BPSS Clearance
14 106 (14.06%) SQL Server
15 97 (12.86%) VMware
16 84 (11.14%) TCP/IP
17 83 (11.01%) DHCP
17 83 (11.01%) Windows Server 2008
18 81 (10.74%) MS Excel
19 80 (10.61%) Degree
20 79 (10.48%) Windows Server 2003
21 76 (10.08%) VMware Infrastructure
22 75 (9.95%) PowerShell
23 72 (9.55%) AIX
23 72 (9.55%) Solaris
23 72 (9.55%) Perl
24 69 (9.15%) Service Delivery
25 66 (8.75%) Java
26 64 (8.49%) WebLogic

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 64 (8.49%) WebLogic
2 42 (5.57%) SharePoint
3 41 (5.44%) MS Exchange
3 41 (5.44%) Skype for Business
4 40 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 39 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 29 (3.85%) Apache
7 25 (3.32%) OpenStack
8 24 (3.18%) Oracle Application Server
9 22 (2.92%) IIS
10 20 (2.65%) JBoss
11 17 (2.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 17 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
11 17 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
11 17 (2.25%) Tomcat
11 17 (2.25%) WebSphere
12 16 (2.12%) iPlanet
12 16 (2.12%) Office Communications Server
13 15 (1.99%) WebSphere Application Server
14 11 (1.46%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 81 (10.74%) MS Excel
2 28 (3.71%) MS Office
3 10 (1.33%) MS Project
4 6 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (1.06%) OpenText MBPM
2 5 (0.66%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 5 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 52 (6.90%) Office 365
2 21 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (2.25%) SaaS
4 14 (1.86%) IaaS
4 14 (1.86%) PaaS
5 4 (0.53%) HP Helion
6 2 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.13%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 120 (15.92%) DNS
2 84 (11.14%) TCP/IP
3 83 (11.01%) DHCP
4 62 (8.22%) SAN
5 49 (6.50%) Firewall
6 33 (4.38%) Skype
7 31 (4.11%) LDAP
7 31 (4.11%) WAN
8 26 (3.45%) HTTP
8 26 (3.45%) Internet
9 23 (3.05%) LAN
10 19 (2.52%) Intranet
10 19 (2.52%) iSCSI
10 19 (2.52%) Kerberos
11 18 (2.39%) HTTPS
12 15 (1.99%) NAS
13 12 (1.59%) 3G
13 12 (1.59%) SSL
13 12 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (1.33%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (14.06%) SQL Server
2 28 (3.71%) Relational Database
3 25 (3.32%) DB2
4 21 (2.79%) MySQL
5 15 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
5 15 (1.99%) RDBMS
6 14 (1.86%) Oracle Database
7 11 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (0.80%) MongoDB
10 6 (0.80%) SAP HANA
11 5 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (0.66%) BODI
11 5 (0.66%) NoSQL
11 5 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.53%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 20 (2.65%) GCC
1 20 (2.65%) GDB
2 19 (2.52%) Git (software)
3 12 (1.59%) StarTeam
4 11 (1.46%) MSI
5 9 (1.19%) HP UFT
6 7 (0.93%) Jenkins
6 7 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (0.93%) Visual Studio
7 6 (0.80%) ClearCase
7 6 (0.80%) JIRA
7 6 (0.80%) JMeter
7 6 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (0.66%) GitLab
8 5 (0.66%) LoadRunner
8 5 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (0.66%) Protractor
8 5 (0.66%) Selenium
8 5 (0.66%) webpack
9 4 (0.53%) WATIR
General
1 33 (4.38%) Finance
2 18 (2.39%) Manufacturing
3 8 (1.06%) Telecoms
4 7 (0.93%) Banking
5 2 (0.27%) Advertising
5 2 (0.27%) Billing
5 2 (0.27%) General Ledger
5 2 (0.27%) Legal
5 2 (0.27%) Publishing
6 1 (0.13%) Electronics
6 1 (0.13%) Law
6 1 (0.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (8.62%) Support Engineer
2 60 (7.96%) Architect
3 58 (7.69%) Developer
4 43 (5.70%) Project Manager
5 41 (5.44%) Analyst
6 31 (4.11%) Administrator
7 30 (3.98%) Consultant
8 27 (3.58%) Automation Engineer
9 23 (3.05%) 2nd Line Support
9 23 (3.05%) Active Directory Engineer
9 23 (3.05%) Desktop Support
10 22 (2.92%) Desktop Engineer
11 21 (2.79%) Technical Leader
11 21 (2.79%) Wintel Engineer
12 18 (2.39%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 17 (2.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
13 17 (2.25%) DBA
13 17 (2.25%) Linux Engineer
13 17 (2.25%) Service Architect
13 17 (2.25%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (5.17%) Middleware
2 33 (4.38%) XML
3 31 (4.11%) J2EE
4 28 (3.71%) .NET
5 20 (2.65%) Web Services
6 17 (2.25%) ASP.NET
6 17 (2.25%) HTML
7 16 (2.12%) Node.js
8 15 (1.99%) CSS
9 12 (1.59%) AngularJS
10 10 (1.33%) IBM Integration Bus
11 8 (1.06%) LAMP
11 8 (1.06%) Software Packaging
12 7 (0.93%) JSON
13 6 (0.80%) OAuth
13 6 (0.80%) OAuth2
13 6 (0.80%) OpenID
13 6 (0.80%) REST
13 6 (0.80%) Spring
14 5 (0.66%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 56 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (6.76%) Computer Science
3 40 (5.31%) Clustering
4 33 (4.38%) Data Centre
5 25 (3.32%) Management Information System
6 20 (2.65%) Replication
7 18 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (2.39%) Mainframe
8 15 (1.99%) Private Cloud
9 13 (1.72%) Fat Client
9 13 (1.72%) Thin Client
10 12 (1.59%) PKI
10 12 (1.59%) Public Cloud
10 12 (1.59%) Visualisation
11 11 (1.46%) Blackberry
11 11 (1.46%) User Experience
12 8 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
13 7 (0.93%) Economics
13 7 (0.93%) Mobile App
14 6 (0.80%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 278 (36.87%) Windows
2 199 (26.39%) Windows Server
3 181 (24.01%) Linux
4 145 (19.23%) Unix
5 83 (11.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 79 (10.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 72 (9.55%) AIX
7 72 (9.55%) Solaris
8 42 (5.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 38 (5.04%) Windows 7
10 34 (4.51%) Windows Server 2012
11 22 (2.92%) HPUX
12 21 (2.79%) Android
13 19 (2.52%) Apple iOS
14 14 (1.86%) Windows XP
15 11 (1.46%) Windows 10
16 10 (1.33%) OS/390
16 10 (1.33%) Windows 8
16 10 (1.33%) zOS
17 7 (0.93%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (27.06%) ITIL
2 108 (14.32%) Migration
3 69 (9.15%) Service Delivery
4 63 (8.36%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (8.22%) Change Management
6 59 (7.82%) Project Management
7 52 (6.90%) Incident Management
8 46 (6.10%) Configuration Management
9 45 (5.97%) Change Control
10 42 (5.57%) Problem Management
11 39 (5.17%) High Availability
12 36 (4.77%) Root Cause Analysis
13 35 (4.64%) Software Delivery
14 34 (4.51%) Load Balancing
15 29 (3.85%) Open Source
16 28 (3.71%) Programme Management
17 27 (3.58%) OO
17 27 (3.58%) Quality Management
17 27 (3.58%) Test Scripting
17 27 (3.58%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 150 (19.89%) SQL
2 75 (9.95%) PowerShell
3 72 (9.55%) Perl
4 66 (8.75%) Java
5 62 (8.22%) VB
6 57 (7.56%) C
7 52 (6.90%) Shell Script
8 40 (5.31%) JavaScript
9 32 (4.24%) C++
10 30 (3.98%) C#
11 20 (2.65%) T-SQL
12 18 (2.39%) VBScript
13 17 (2.25%) Python
14 12 (1.59%) Bash Shell
14 12 (1.59%) Ruby
15 11 (1.46%) C-shell
15 11 (1.46%) Korn
16 8 (1.06%) Jython
17 7 (0.93%) PHP
17 7 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 577 (76.53%) SC Cleared
2 108 (14.32%) BPSS Clearance
3 80 (10.61%) Degree
4 61 (8.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 39 (5.17%) MCSE
6 36 (4.77%) DV Cleared
7 14 (1.86%) AAT
7 14 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (1.72%) MCTS
9 12 (1.59%) PMI Certification
9 12 (1.59%) PMP
10 11 (1.46%) RHCE
11 10 (1.33%) ISTQB
12 8 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (1.06%) MCP
13 7 (0.93%) BC Cleared
14 6 (0.80%) CCNP
14 6 (0.80%) MCSA
14 6 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
15 5 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (7.43%) Disclosure Scotland
2 40 (5.31%) SLA
3 16 (2.12%) QA
4 7 (0.93%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.80%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 189 (25.07%) Active Directory
2 76 (10.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (6.10%) XenApp
4 44 (5.84%) Microsoft App-V
5 25 (3.32%) Hyper-V
6 19 (2.52%) XenDesktop
7 17 (2.25%) XenServer
8 16 (2.12%) Oracle RAC
8 16 (2.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 15 (1.99%) Firmware
10 13 (1.72%) KVM
10 13 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 13 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
11 10 (1.33%) Samba
12 9 (1.19%) DFS Replication
13 7 (0.93%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 7 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
14 3 (0.40%) vSphere
15 2 (0.27%) ProxySG
15 2 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 49 (6.50%) SCCM
2 44 (5.84%) HP SiteScope
3 41 (5.44%) Tivoli
4 22 (2.92%) MOM
5 20 (2.65%) Puppet
5 20 (2.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 17 (2.25%) EMC NetWorker
7 15 (1.99%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 15 (1.99%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 11 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (1.33%) SCOrch
9 10 (1.33%) WSUS
10 8 (1.06%) Cisco IPCC
11 7 (0.93%) AirWatch
11 7 (0.93%) BladeLogic
11 7 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (0.93%) Microsoft Clustering
11 7 (0.93%) XenMobile
12 5 (0.66%) Control-M
12 5 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 219 (29.05%) Microsoft
2 174 (23.08%) HP
3 122 (16.18%) Oracle
4 97 (12.86%) VMware
5 57 (7.56%) Citrix
6 56 (7.43%) Red Hat
7 50 (6.63%) CA
8 40 (5.31%) Cisco
9 36 (4.77%) AppSense
10 34 (4.51%) IBM
11 29 (3.85%) BMC
11 29 (3.85%) Sun
12 28 (3.71%) EMC
12 28 (3.71%) ServiceNow
13 26 (3.45%) F5
14 22 (2.92%) SAP
15 20 (2.65%) Veritas
16 17 (2.25%) TIBCO
17 15 (1.99%) Cadence
18 14 (1.86%) ThinPrint
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