The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Lancashire / Preston
Rank 2 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 33 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 40.24% 9.33% 9.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 70.21% 46.67% 45.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 2 2
Median daily rate £505 £463 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.08% +17.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £453 £387
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £473 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £28.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +39.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £25.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.10 £40.00 £31.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £42.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +126.66%

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

Qualifications Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
47 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 57.32% 20.00% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 7 11
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £127 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +22.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +105.26%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Preston

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Preston region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Preston region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 36 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (52.78%) Data Centre
3 18 (50.00%) Migration
4 9 (25.00%) Cisco
5 7 (19.44%) Oracle
6 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 6 (16.67%) Linux
6 6 (16.67%) F5
7 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database
7 5 (13.89%) PKI
7 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
8 4 (11.11%) DNS
8 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
8 4 (11.11%) IBM
8 4 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (11.11%) Change Control
8 4 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (8.33%) 3PAR
9 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
9 3 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (8.33%) Brocade
9 3 (8.33%) Data Migration
9 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 3 (8.33%) SAN
9 3 (8.33%) HP
9 3 (8.33%) EMC
9 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (11.11%) DNS
1 4 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 4 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.78%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) ClearCase
2 2 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (5.56%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (5.56%) Rational Robot
2 2 (5.56%) VectorCAST
3 1 (2.78%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.56%) Avionics
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Military
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Architect
2 6 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 3 (8.33%) Data Architect
3 3 (8.33%) Data Centre Architect
3 3 (8.33%) Developer
3 3 (8.33%) Migration Manager
3 3 (8.33%) Test Leader
4 2 (5.56%) Administrator
4 2 (5.56%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Data Migration Architect
4 2 (5.56%) Data Migration Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.56%) Migration Architect
4 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Storage Specialist
4 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
1 2 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.78%) Entity Framework
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.78%) WinForms
2 1 (2.78%) WPF
2 1 (2.78%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) XSD
2 1 (2.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (52.78%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.89%) PKI
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Unix
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Migration
2 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (11.11%) Change Control
4 3 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
5 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.56%) HOOD
5 2 (5.56%) Integration Testing
5 2 (5.56%) Network Architecture
5 2 (5.56%) Network Design
5 2 (5.56%) SDLC
5 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.56%) Validation
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL
6 1 (2.78%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.78%) TDD
6 1 (2.78%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) Ada
2 2 (5.56%) C
2 2 (5.56%) C#
2 2 (5.56%) Java
2 2 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (2.78%) VB
3 1 (2.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.78%) HND
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Cisco
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle
3 6 (16.67%) F5
3 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 4 (11.11%) IBM
5 3 (8.33%) 3PAR
5 3 (8.33%) Brocade
5 3 (8.33%) EMC
5 3 (8.33%) HP
6 2 (5.56%) VMware
7 1 (2.78%) Juniper
7 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.78%) SAP
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