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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
Rank - 142 -
Contract jobs citing CTC Cleared 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.092% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
CTC 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 West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
736 663 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.30% 20.36% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 339 230
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 53 69
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.54 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.55% +85.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £12.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £50.00 £36.07
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) BC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Informatica
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) Google Apps
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle ODI
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Mac Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Informatica
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft