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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 4 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 158 100 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 17.29% 16.56% 30.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 67.52% 66.67% 70.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 59 80
Average daily rate £350 £330 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +34.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £451 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 18
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.16 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.48% -21.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.65 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £28.95 £27.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+49.12% +58.33%
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
234 150 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 25.60% 24.83% 43.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 84 107
Average daily rate £350 £330 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +34.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £244 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 33
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.58 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% -17.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.40 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £29.25 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

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 13 February 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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the North East region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -3 134 £356 +7.95% 7
Durham +5 11 £305 - 1
Cleveland 0 3 £325 -
Northumberland - 2 £363 -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 180 (61.43%) SC Cleared
2 80 (27.30%) ITIL
3 66 (22.53%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (21.16%) Windows
5 56 (19.11%) Microsoft
6 54 (18.43%) Java
7 44 (15.02%) Service Delivery
8 42 (14.33%) Linux
9 41 (13.99%) JavaScript
10 39 (13.31%) Unix
11 37 (12.63%) Windows Server
12 36 (12.29%) Service Management
13 34 (11.60%) Migration
13 34 (11.60%) Oracle
13 34 (11.60%) .NET
14 33 (11.26%) HP
14 33 (11.26%) Configuration Management
15 32 (10.92%) SQL Server
16 31 (10.58%) SQL
16 31 (10.58%) VMware
16 31 (10.58%) BPSS Clearance
17 29 (9.90%) Finance
17 29 (9.90%) Solaris
18 28 (9.56%) J2EE
19 27 (9.22%) Web Services
19 27 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
20 26 (8.87%) AIX
20 26 (8.87%) Test Scripting
21 24 (8.19%) SharePoint
21 24 (8.19%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 24 (8.19%) SharePoint
2 20 (6.83%) WebLogic
3 14 (4.78%) CMS
4 13 (4.44%) WebSphere
5 9 (3.07%) Apache
6 8 (2.73%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (2.39%) JBoss
7 7 (2.39%) Oracle Application Server
7 7 (2.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 7 (2.39%) SAS
7 7 (2.39%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (2.39%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (2.05%) AquaLogic
8 6 (2.05%) IIS
8 6 (2.05%) MQSeries
8 6 (2.05%) Node.js
8 6 (2.05%) Tuxedo
9 5 (1.71%) Jetty
9 5 (1.71%) nginx
9 5 (1.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (7.17%) MS Office
2 20 (6.83%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) Maple
5 1 (0.34%) Mathematica
5 1 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (5.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.05%) OpenText MBPM
2 6 (2.05%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (1.02%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.34%) assyst
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.34%) Primavera
5 1 (0.34%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.07%) Office 365
2 5 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.37%) Google App Engine
3 4 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.37%) OpenShift
4 3 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.34%) GitHub
5 1 (0.34%) HP Helion
5 1 (0.34%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.51%) SAN
2 16 (5.46%) SSL
3 12 (4.10%) LAN
4 11 (3.75%) DHCP
4 11 (3.75%) DNS
5 10 (3.41%) Firewall
5 10 (3.41%) FTP
5 10 (3.41%) WAN
6 9 (3.07%) TCP/IP
7 8 (2.73%) HTTP
7 8 (2.73%) NAS
8 7 (2.39%) VPN
9 5 (1.71%) IPsec
9 5 (1.71%) SSH
9 5 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (1.37%) 3G
10 4 (1.37%) 4G
10 4 (1.37%) Internet
10 4 (1.37%) LDAP
11 3 (1.02%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (10.92%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.78%) Relational Database
3 13 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (2.73%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.39%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (1.37%) MySQL
7 4 (1.37%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.02%) DB2
8 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.02%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.68%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.34%) Easytrieve
10 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (3.41%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.07%) StarTeam
3 7 (2.39%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.71%) LoadRunner
5 4 (1.37%) HP UFT
6 3 (1.02%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.02%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.02%) JMeter
6 3 (1.02%) Subversion
7 2 (0.68%) Ant
7 2 (0.68%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.68%) ERwin
7 2 (0.68%) LoadUI
7 2 (0.68%) Selenium
7 2 (0.68%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.34%) CA Gen
8 1 (0.34%) eggPlant
8 1 (0.34%) GitLab
8 1 (0.34%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.34%) WinRunner
General
1 29 (9.90%) Finance
2 11 (3.75%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.07%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.73%) Marketing
5 4 (1.37%) Electronics
5 4 (1.37%) Legal
6 3 (1.02%) Law
7 2 (0.68%) Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Advertising
8 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.34%) Back Office
8 1 (0.34%) Military
8 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (22.87%) Developer
2 34 (11.60%) Analyst
3 23 (7.85%) Java Developer
4 21 (7.17%) Architect
5 19 (6.48%) Support Engineer
6 16 (5.46%) Consultant
7 14 (4.78%) CRM Developer
7 14 (4.78%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 11 (3.75%) Administrator
8 11 (3.75%) IT Support
8 11 (3.75%) Microsoft Developer
9 10 (3.41%) NetBackup Support
10 9 (3.07%) Business Analyst
10 9 (3.07%) Designer
10 9 (3.07%) NetBackup Engineer
10 9 (3.07%) Release Analyst
11 8 (2.73%) 2nd Line Support
11 8 (2.73%) Project Manager
11 8 (2.73%) Senior Developer
11 8 (2.73%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (11.60%) .NET
2 28 (9.56%) J2EE
3 27 (9.22%) Web Services
4 22 (7.51%) XML
5 18 (6.14%) CSS
6 17 (5.80%) HTML
7 16 (5.46%) Middleware
8 12 (4.10%) ASP.NET
9 11 (3.75%) HTML5
10 9 (3.07%) ADO.NET
10 9 (3.07%) Java EE
11 8 (2.73%) EJB
12 7 (2.39%) Servlets
12 7 (2.39%) XSD
12 7 (2.39%) XSLT
13 6 (2.05%) IBM Integration Bus
13 6 (2.05%) SOAP
13 6 (2.05%) XHTML
14 5 (1.71%) jQuery
15 4 (1.37%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.14%) Data Centre
3 11 (3.75%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.41%) Mainframe
5 8 (2.73%) Celerra
5 8 (2.73%) CLARiiON
5 8 (2.73%) Clustering
5 8 (2.73%) EMC VNX
5 8 (2.73%) N-Tier
5 8 (2.73%) Replication
5 8 (2.73%) Symmetrix
6 7 (2.39%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.39%) IBM Mainframe
7 5 (1.71%) HACMP
7 5 (1.71%) Statistics
8 4 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.37%) Social Media
8 4 (1.37%) User Experience
9 3 (1.02%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.68%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 62 (21.16%) Windows
2 42 (14.33%) Linux
3 39 (13.31%) Unix
4 37 (12.63%) Windows Server
5 29 (9.90%) Solaris
6 26 (8.87%) AIX
7 11 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (2.73%) zOS
10 6 (2.05%) OS/390
10 6 (2.05%) Windows 7
11 5 (1.71%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.02%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (1.02%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.68%) MVS
14 1 (0.34%) CentOS
14 1 (0.34%) VME
14 1 (0.34%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (27.30%) ITIL
2 66 (22.53%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (15.02%) Service Delivery
4 36 (12.29%) Service Management
5 34 (11.60%) Migration
6 33 (11.26%) Configuration Management
7 26 (8.87%) Test Scripting
8 24 (8.19%) Change Management
9 22 (7.51%) Mentoring
10 20 (6.83%) CRM
10 20 (6.83%) Problem Management
10 20 (6.83%) Project Management
10 20 (6.83%) Release Management
11 18 (6.14%) Change Control
12 16 (5.46%) Incident Management
12 16 (5.46%) Test Automation
13 15 (5.12%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (5.12%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (5.12%) Open Source
14 13 (4.44%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 54 (18.43%) Java
2 41 (13.99%) JavaScript
3 31 (10.58%) SQL
4 20 (6.83%) C++
5 17 (5.80%) C
5 17 (5.80%) C#
6 12 (4.10%) Python
6 12 (4.10%) VB
7 11 (3.75%) Perl
8 10 (3.41%) VBScript
9 9 (3.07%) PL/SQL
9 9 (3.07%) VB.NET
9 9 (3.07%) VBA
10 8 (2.73%) COBOL
11 5 (1.71%) JCL
11 5 (1.71%) PHP
12 4 (1.37%) ActionScript
12 4 (1.37%) Ruby
12 4 (1.37%) Scala
12 4 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 180 (61.43%) SC Cleared
2 31 (10.58%) BPSS Clearance
3 22 (7.51%) DV Cleared
4 14 (4.78%) Degree
5 9 (3.07%) BC Cleared
6 5 (1.71%) CCNA
6 5 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.71%) IBM AIX Certification
6 5 (1.71%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.71%) RHCE
7 4 (1.37%) ISEB
8 3 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.02%) MCSE
8 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.02%) OCA
8 3 (1.02%) OCAJ
8 3 (1.02%) OCP
8 3 (1.02%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.80%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (2.73%) QA
3 3 (1.02%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.02%) SLA
4 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (6.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (4.78%) Active Directory
3 11 (3.75%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (1.71%) GPFS
4 5 (1.71%) Xen
5 4 (1.37%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (0.68%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 1 (0.34%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.34%) NFS
7 1 (0.34%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.34%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (3.41%) NetBackup
1 10 (3.41%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.71%) HP UCMDB
2 5 (1.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (1.71%) WMI
3 3 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.02%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (1.02%) Netcool
4 2 (0.68%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 2 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.68%) HP SiteScope
4 2 (0.68%) OpenView
4 2 (0.68%) SCCM
4 2 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.68%) Tivoli NetView
4 2 (0.68%) WSUS
5 1 (0.34%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.34%) StatsD
Vendors
1 56 (19.11%) Microsoft
2 34 (11.60%) Oracle
3 33 (11.26%) HP
4 31 (10.58%) VMware
5 22 (7.51%) IBM
6 20 (6.83%) Cisco
7 17 (5.80%) Red Hat
8 12 (4.10%) Axway
9 11 (3.75%) Veritas
10 9 (3.07%) Serena
11 8 (2.73%) CA
11 8 (2.73%) EMC
11 8 (2.73%) Sun
12 7 (2.39%) Fujitsu
12 7 (2.39%) SAP
13 5 (1.71%) Borland
14 4 (1.37%) Google
14 4 (1.37%) Informatica
14 4 (1.37%) Kofax
15 3 (1.02%) TIBCO
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