The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 30 July 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 23 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.19% 4.05% 1.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.82% 16.67% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £235
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £34.25 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +69.13%
Security Cleared
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Qualifications Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
44 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 32.12% 24.32% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 6
Median daily rate £315 £513 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.53% +50.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.00% +31.57%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Northern Ireland region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Northern Ireland region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Security Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -7 1 - -
Security Cleared
UK

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (36.36%) CCIE
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (18.18%) Tandberg
6 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
6 2 (18.18%) PABX
6 2 (18.18%) SLA
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (18.18%) Software Licensing
6 2 (18.18%) NICE Systems
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 2 (18.18%) SCCP
6 2 (18.18%) H.323
6 2 (18.18%) BMC
6 2 (18.18%) Remedy
6 2 (18.18%) MGCP
6 2 (18.18%) Windows

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (9.09%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) H.323
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) MGCP
1 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
1 2 (18.18%) PABX
1 2 (18.18%) SCCP
1 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) ClearCase
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) LabVIEW
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Software Licensing
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) CCIE
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) BMC
2 2 (18.18%) NICE Systems
2 2 (18.18%) Remedy
2 2 (18.18%) Tandberg
3 1 (9.09%) BT
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix