The table below looks at the statistics for CTC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CTC Cleared over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
Rank 149 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CTC Cleared 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.14% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £450 £550
% change year-on-year
-24.44% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
788 543 507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.59% 18.08% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 262 233
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £500 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 54 52
Average hourly rate £30.52 £22.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.72% -32.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £47.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

CTC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CTC Cleared across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CTC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CTC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CTC Cleared across the North West region.

CTC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in the North West

CTC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CTC Cleared across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

CTC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

CTC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CTC Cleared across the North West region.

CTC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

CTC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CTC Cleared within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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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
Cumbria - 5 £520 -
Merseyside - 4 £150 -
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England

CTC Cleared
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing CTC 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 CTC Cleared.

1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) DV Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Data Migration
3 5 (55.56%) Migration
4 3 (33.33%) Google
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Android
4 3 (33.33%) Mac OS
4 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (33.33%) Google Apps
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Apple
5 2 (22.22%) Service Management
5 2 (22.22%) ITSM
5 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 1 (11.11%) CISM
6 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (11.11%) ISMS
6 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 1 (11.11%) CESG
6 1 (11.11%) iPhone
6 1 (11.11%) Data Protection

CTC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing CTC 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 CTC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
1 5 (55.56%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) CESG
1 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (11.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Android
1 3 (33.33%) Mac OS
1 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
1 5 (55.56%) Data Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) ISMS
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Apple