The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the North East region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 4 10 2
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 93 34 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 16.09% 9.71% 16.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 75.61% 35.05% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 15 59
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£350 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.60% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £249 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £371 £374
% change year-on-year
+1.21% -0.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 9
Average hourly rate £25.50 £10.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.85% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.72 £10.13 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £11.00 £14.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.00%
Qualifications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
123 97 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 21.28% 27.71% 30.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 42 93
Average daily rate £350 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.76% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £253 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 15
Average hourly rate £25.63 £21.00 £12.46
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.02% +68.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.41 £10.13 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £32.50 £22.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
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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 1 August 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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +4 77 £355 - 4
Durham -3 6 £325 -13.33%
Cleveland - - - -
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England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 166 (69.17%) SC Cleared
2 78 (32.50%) Oracle
3 58 (24.17%) SQL
4 53 (22.08%) UNIX
5 51 (21.25%) Windows
6 46 (19.17%) ITIL
7 45 (18.75%) HP
8 37 (15.42%) SQL Server
9 36 (15.00%) Finance
10 35 (14.58%) Test Scripting
11 34 (14.17%) Problem Management
11 34 (14.17%) Microsoft
12 32 (13.33%) Configuration Management
13 30 (12.50%) Oracle Database
14 29 (12.08%) Service Management
15 27 (11.25%) QA
16 26 (10.83%) Oracle EBS
16 26 (10.83%) VMware
17 25 (10.42%) Migration
17 25 (10.42%) Active Directory
18 24 (10.00%) Middleware
19 23 (9.58%) Cisco
19 23 (9.58%) Linux
19 23 (9.58%) Regression Testing
19 23 (9.58%) HP Quality Center
20 22 (9.17%) Change Management
20 22 (9.17%) Oracle Applications
20 22 (9.17%) PL/SQL
20 22 (9.17%) Windows Server 2003
21 21 (8.75%) Solaris

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 16 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 15 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 14 (5.83%) SharePoint
4 10 (4.17%) SAS
5 7 (2.92%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (2.50%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.67%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.83%) Tuxedo
8 2 (0.83%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.83%) Oracle UPK
9 1 (0.42%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.42%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (4.17%) MS Office
1 10 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.83%) MS Project
3 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (10.83%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (9.17%) Oracle Applications
3 19 (7.92%) Oracle EBS R12
4 16 (6.67%) Oracle Payables
5 14 (5.83%) Oracle General Ledger
5 14 (5.83%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (2.08%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (1.67%) Oracle CRM
8 4 (1.67%) Oracle iProcurement
8 4 (1.67%) Oracle Cash Management
8 4 (1.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (1.25%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 2 (0.83%) Oracle Payroll
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
11 1 (0.42%) Teamcenter
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.33%) DNS
2 19 (7.92%) DHCP
3 18 (7.50%) Firewall
4 17 (7.08%) LAN
4 17 (7.08%) SAN
5 13 (5.42%) VPN
5 13 (5.42%) WAN
6 5 (2.08%) Junos
6 5 (2.08%) VLAN
6 5 (2.08%) LDAP
6 5 (2.08%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.67%) IPsec
7 4 (1.67%) SSH
7 4 (1.67%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (1.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (1.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (1.25%) Network Security
8 3 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.25%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (15.42%) SQL Server
2 30 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 15 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (5.83%) RDBMS
4 14 (5.83%) Relational Database
5 11 (4.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (4.58%) SQL Server 2000
6 10 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (3.75%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 7 (2.92%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (2.08%) DTS
10 5 (2.08%) Oracle Discoverer
11 4 (1.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 3 (1.25%) Base SAS
13 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.42%) DB2
Development Applications
1 19 (7.92%) LoadRunner
2 17 (7.08%) Oracle Forms
3 14 (5.83%) QuickTest Pro
4 9 (3.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (3.33%) Facilita Forecast
6 4 (1.67%) JMeter
7 2 (0.83%) JUnit
7 2 (0.83%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.83%) Maven
7 2 (0.83%) StarTeam
7 2 (0.83%) Hudson
8 1 (0.42%) CaliberRM
General
1 36 (15.00%) Finance
2 14 (5.83%) General Ledger
3 12 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.17%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.08%) Legal
6 2 (0.83%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.83%) Military
Job Titles
1 48 (20.00%) Analyst
2 22 (9.17%) Developer
2 22 (9.17%) DBA
3 21 (8.75%) Test Analyst
4 15 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
4 15 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 13 (5.42%) UNIX Engineer
5 13 (5.42%) Support Engineer
6 12 (5.00%) Applications Support
7 9 (3.75%) Administrator
7 9 (3.75%) Server Support
7 9 (3.75%) Support Analyst
8 8 (3.33%) Test Engineer
8 8 (3.33%) Tester
9 7 (2.92%) Oracle Analyst
9 7 (2.92%) Programmer
10 6 (2.50%) Applications Support Analyst
10 6 (2.50%) SQL DBA
10 6 (2.50%) Performance Engineer
10 6 (2.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.00%) Middleware
2 17 (7.08%) .NET
3 7 (2.92%) ASP.NET
4 6 (2.50%) J2EE
4 6 (2.50%) Web Services
5 5 (2.08%) XML
6 4 (1.67%) Spring
6 4 (1.67%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (1.25%) Apache CXF
7 3 (1.25%) jQuery
7 3 (1.25%) Software Packaging
7 3 (1.25%) JMS
7 3 (1.25%) ADO
7 3 (1.25%) HTML
7 3 (1.25%) CSS
8 2 (0.83%) Java EE
8 2 (0.83%) JPA
8 2 (0.83%) SailPoint
9 1 (0.42%) HornetQ
9 1 (0.42%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.67%) Clustering
2 14 (5.83%) Open Source
3 8 (3.33%) Replication
4 5 (2.08%) Fat Client
4 5 (2.08%) Economics
4 5 (2.08%) Thin Client
5 4 (1.67%) PKI
6 3 (1.25%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.25%) HACMP
6 3 (1.25%) Cryptography
7 2 (0.83%) GIS
8 1 (0.42%) Symmetrix DMX
8 1 (0.42%) Celerra
8 1 (0.42%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.42%) NHS
8 1 (0.42%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.42%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 53 (22.08%) UNIX
2 51 (21.25%) Windows
3 23 (9.58%) Linux
4 22 (9.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (8.75%) Solaris
6 15 (6.25%) AIX
7 13 (5.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (4.17%) HPUX
9 9 (3.75%) Windows XP
10 8 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (2.92%) Windows 7
11 7 (2.92%) VME
12 3 (1.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (19.17%) ITIL
2 35 (14.58%) Test Scripting
3 34 (14.17%) Problem Management
4 32 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 29 (12.08%) Service Management
6 25 (10.42%) Migration
7 23 (9.58%) Regression Testing
8 22 (9.17%) Change Management
9 17 (7.08%) Workflow
10 15 (6.25%) Performance Testing
10 15 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (5.42%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (5.42%) Incident Management
12 12 (5.00%) Project Management
13 11 (4.58%) Automated Testing
13 11 (4.58%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (4.58%) Programme Management
14 10 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (4.17%) CRM
14 10 (4.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 58 (24.17%) SQL
2 22 (9.17%) PL/SQL
3 19 (7.92%) C#
3 19 (7.92%) Java
4 14 (5.83%) COBOL
5 12 (5.00%) VB.NET
6 11 (4.58%) Shell Script
6 11 (4.58%) C
7 7 (2.92%) C++
7 7 (2.92%) PL/1
8 5 (2.08%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.08%) Perl
9 4 (1.67%) Korn
10 3 (1.25%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.83%) VB
12 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.42%) MUMPS
12 1 (0.42%) VBA
12 1 (0.42%) PHP
12 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 166 (69.17%) SC Cleared
2 19 (7.92%) DV Cleared
3 11 (4.58%) ISTQB
4 9 (3.75%) Degree
4 9 (3.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (3.33%) BC Cleared
6 5 (2.08%) MCDBA
6 5 (2.08%) MCT
6 5 (2.08%) ISEB
6 5 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.25%) IBM AIX Certification
8 2 (0.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.42%) GPEN
9 1 (0.42%) OSCP
9 1 (0.42%) CISMP
9 1 (0.42%) CEH
9 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.42%) CISSP
9 1 (0.42%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.25%) QA
2 13 (5.42%) SLA
3 4 (1.67%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.42%) BS7799
4 1 (0.42%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.42%) BS15000
System Software
1 25 (10.42%) Active Directory
2 19 (7.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (2.50%) VMware ESX
4 6 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (2.08%) vSphere
6 4 (1.67%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (1.67%) NFS
6 4 (1.67%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.67%) RHEV
6 4 (1.67%) KVM
7 3 (1.25%) GPFS
8 2 (0.83%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (9.58%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (2.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (2.50%) OpenView
3 6 (2.50%) Data Guard
4 5 (2.08%) Unicenter
4 5 (2.08%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.67%) WhatsUp Gold
6 3 (1.25%) Netcool
7 2 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.83%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.83%) HP UCMDB
8 1 (0.42%) SCCM
8 1 (0.42%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 78 (32.50%) Oracle
2 45 (18.75%) HP
3 34 (14.17%) Microsoft
4 26 (10.83%) VMware
5 23 (9.58%) Cisco
6 20 (8.33%) Red Hat
7 15 (6.25%) CA
8 13 (5.42%) Veritas
9 8 (3.33%) Curam
9 8 (3.33%) Citrix
9 8 (3.33%) EMC
10 7 (2.92%) JBoss
11 5 (2.08%) F5
11 5 (2.08%) Splunk
11 5 (2.08%) TippingPoint
11 5 (2.08%) Fujitsu
11 5 (2.08%) ICL
11 5 (2.08%) CheckPoint
11 5 (2.08%) IBM
11 5 (2.08%) Juniper
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