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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 3 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 185 87 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 17.45% 14.72% 8.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 60.86% 65.91% 31.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 66 13
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£325 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.20% -6.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £213 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £471 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 2
Average hourly rate £25.50 £18.00 £10.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +67.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.63 £14.65 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £37.50 £10.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.70 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+44.09% +10.00%
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
304 132 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 28.68% 22.34% 26.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 94 40
Average daily rate £338 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £469 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 13 12
Average hourly rate £25.50 £18.63 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.91% -30.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.05 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £32.13 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +3 162 £320 -9.85% 9
Durham +10 21 £413 +26.92%
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 173 (58.84%) SC Cleared
2 91 (30.95%) Windows
3 68 (23.13%) Microsoft
4 55 (18.71%) ITIL
4 55 (18.71%) Java
5 54 (18.37%) SQL
5 54 (18.37%) Linux
5 54 (18.37%) HP
6 41 (13.95%) Oracle
7 35 (11.90%) Finance
8 34 (11.56%) DHCP
9 33 (11.22%) DNS
9 33 (11.22%) Problem Management
10 32 (10.88%) Service Management
11 31 (10.54%) UNIX
11 31 (10.54%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (10.20%) MS Excel
12 30 (10.20%) Change Management
13 29 (9.86%) J2EE
14 26 (8.84%) Migration
14 26 (8.84%) Data Centre
15 25 (8.50%) Service Delivery
15 25 (8.50%) VMware
15 25 (8.50%) Web Services
15 25 (8.50%) Active Directory
16 24 (8.16%) Shell Script
16 24 (8.16%) Project Management
16 24 (8.16%) Incident Management
17 22 (7.48%) Clustering
18 21 (7.14%) Informatica

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 17 (5.78%) WebLogic
2 13 (4.42%) AquaLogic
3 12 (4.08%) WebSphere
4 11 (3.74%) Tuxedo
4 11 (3.74%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.06%) Apache
6 7 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (2.04%) IIS
8 5 (1.70%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.70%) SAS
8 5 (1.70%) Jetty
9 4 (1.36%) nginx
9 4 (1.36%) Node.js
9 4 (1.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (1.36%) Oracle Application Server
9 4 (1.36%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.02%) JBoss
11 2 (0.68%) Oracle 10gAS
12 1 (0.34%) Drupal
12 1 (0.34%) CMS
Applications
1 30 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 21 (7.14%) MS Office
3 5 (1.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.36%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.70%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (1.36%) Google App Engine
1 4 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.36%) OpenShift
1 4 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (1.02%) HP Helion
3 1 (0.34%) GitHub
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 34 (11.56%) DHCP
2 33 (11.22%) DNS
3 19 (6.46%) TCP/IP
4 16 (5.44%) Firewall
5 15 (5.10%) WAN
5 15 (5.10%) LAN
6 13 (4.42%) Internet
7 12 (4.08%) SSL
8 10 (3.40%) LDAP
9 7 (2.38%) VLAN
9 7 (2.38%) Network Security
10 6 (2.04%) Structured Cabling
10 6 (2.04%) IPsec
10 6 (2.04%) SMTP
10 6 (2.04%) VPN
10 6 (2.04%) FTP
10 6 (2.04%) HTTP
11 5 (1.70%) Ethernet
12 4 (1.36%) SAN
12 4 (1.36%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.46%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.78%) Oracle Database
3 13 (4.42%) Oracle Reports
4 11 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.72%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.04%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.70%) MySQL
9 4 (1.36%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.36%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (1.36%) OLTP
10 3 (1.02%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.02%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.02%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (3.74%) Ant
2 6 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.04%) LoadRunner
3 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.68%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.68%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.34%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.34%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.34%) GitLab
5 1 (0.34%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.34%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.34%) JIRA
5 1 (0.34%) Selenium
5 1 (0.34%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (11.90%) Finance
2 7 (2.38%) Telecoms
2 7 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.36%) Banking
4 3 (1.02%) Legal
5 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.34%) Billing
5 1 (0.34%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.34%) Military
Job Titles
1 43 (14.63%) Developer
2 26 (8.84%) Analyst
3 22 (7.48%) Support Engineer
4 21 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
5 18 (6.12%) Architect
5 18 (6.12%) Project Manager
5 18 (6.12%) Java Developer
6 15 (5.10%) Desktop Support
7 14 (4.76%) Network Engineer
8 12 (4.08%) Administrator
9 11 (3.74%) Consultant
10 9 (3.06%) 2nd Line Support
10 9 (3.06%) Desktop Engineer
10 9 (3.06%) Build Engineer
11 8 (2.72%) Test Analyst
11 8 (2.72%) Technical Architect
12 7 (2.38%) DBA
12 7 (2.38%) Linux Support
13 6 (2.04%) COBOL Analyst
13 6 (2.04%) Informatica Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.86%) J2EE
2 25 (8.50%) Web Services
3 21 (7.14%) HTML
4 20 (6.80%) Middleware
5 15 (5.10%) SOAP
6 14 (4.76%) .NET
7 12 (4.08%) CSS
8 11 (3.74%) JMS
9 10 (3.40%) Spring
10 9 (3.06%) JNDI
10 9 (3.06%) JDBC
11 8 (2.72%) Java EE
12 7 (2.38%) Servlets
13 6 (2.04%) Hibernate
13 6 (2.04%) HTML5
14 4 (1.36%) RESTful
14 4 (1.36%) SAML
14 4 (1.36%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 4 (1.36%) JSON
14 4 (1.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.84%) Data Centre
2 22 (7.48%) Clustering
3 14 (4.76%) Mainframe
4 12 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (3.40%) PKI
6 8 (2.72%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.38%) Data Integration
8 6 (2.04%) IBM Mainframe
8 6 (2.04%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.36%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.36%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.02%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.02%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.02%) Replication
11 2 (0.68%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.68%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.68%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.68%) User Experience
11 2 (0.68%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 91 (30.95%) Windows
2 54 (18.37%) Linux
3 31 (10.54%) UNIX
4 20 (6.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (5.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (5.78%) VME
7 15 (5.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (5.10%) Solaris
8 12 (4.08%) AIX
9 10 (3.40%) Windows 7
10 7 (2.38%) zOS
11 6 (2.04%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.36%) OS/390
13 3 (1.02%) Mac OS X
13 3 (1.02%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (18.71%) ITIL
2 33 (11.22%) Problem Management
3 32 (10.88%) Service Management
4 31 (10.54%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (10.20%) Change Management
6 26 (8.84%) Migration
7 25 (8.50%) Service Delivery
8 24 (8.16%) Project Management
8 24 (8.16%) Incident Management
9 19 (6.46%) Configuration Management
9 19 (6.46%) Change Control
10 18 (6.12%) Mentoring
11 15 (5.10%) Server Building
12 14 (4.76%) PRINCE2
13 13 (4.42%) Root Cause Analysis
14 12 (4.08%) TDD
15 11 (3.74%) SOA
16 10 (3.40%) Integration Testing
17 9 (3.06%) Test Scripting
17 9 (3.06%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 55 (18.71%) Java
2 54 (18.37%) SQL
3 24 (8.16%) Shell Script
4 15 (5.10%) COBOL
5 14 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 14 (4.76%) VB
6 13 (4.42%) Perl
6 13 (4.42%) Bash Shell
7 11 (3.74%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 11 (3.74%) PL/SQL
8 7 (2.38%) VBScript
8 7 (2.38%) VB.NET
8 7 (2.38%) C++
9 6 (2.04%) C
9 6 (2.04%) VBA
9 6 (2.04%) Scala
10 5 (1.70%) C#
11 4 (1.36%) Python
12 3 (1.02%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 173 (58.84%) SC Cleared
2 17 (5.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (4.76%) Degree
4 13 (4.42%) DV Cleared
5 10 (3.40%) MCSE
6 6 (2.04%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.70%) ISEB
7 5 (1.70%) RHCE
8 4 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.36%) CCNA
9 3 (1.02%) CCNP
9 3 (1.02%) OCP
9 3 (1.02%) OCA
9 3 (1.02%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (1.02%) OCAJ
9 3 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.02%) PMP
9 3 (1.02%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.02%) APMP
9 3 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.46%) SLA
2 7 (2.38%) QA
3 4 (1.36%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.02%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (8.50%) Active Directory
2 19 (6.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.06%) vSphere
5 7 (2.38%) Xen
6 6 (2.04%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 6 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.70%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.02%) XenApp
9 2 (0.68%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 2 (0.68%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.34%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.34%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 16 (5.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (2.72%) OpenView
2 8 (2.72%) Tivoli
2 8 (2.72%) WSUS
3 5 (1.70%) SCCM
4 4 (1.36%) HP SIM
4 4 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (1.02%) MOM
5 3 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.02%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.68%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (0.68%) Unicenter
6 2 (0.68%) Puppet
6 2 (0.68%) HP SiteScope
6 2 (0.68%) SCOM
6 2 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.34%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 68 (23.13%) Microsoft
2 54 (18.37%) HP
3 41 (13.95%) Oracle
4 25 (8.50%) VMware
5 21 (7.14%) Informatica
6 18 (6.12%) Red Hat
7 14 (4.76%) CA
8 12 (4.08%) IBM
9 11 (3.74%) Citrix
10 10 (3.40%) Juniper
11 9 (3.06%) CheckPoint
11 9 (3.06%) Cisco
12 8 (2.72%) McAfee
12 8 (2.72%) TippingPoint
13 7 (2.38%) F5
14 6 (2.04%) Fujitsu
15 5 (1.70%) Veritas
15 5 (1.70%) SAP
16 4 (1.36%) Sun
16 4 (1.36%) AppSense
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago