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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 3 16 5
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 34 1 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 33.33% 1.72% 28.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 73.91% 10.00% 46.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 35
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£565 - £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £516 - £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £589 - £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £360 £373
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -35.18%
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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 Preston region.

Qualifications Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
46 10 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 45.10% 17.24% 60.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 75
Average daily rate £525 £425 £452
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% -5.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £293 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £425 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Preston region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Preston

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Preston region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 65 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 39 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 31 (47.69%) Citrix
3 31 (47.69%) MS Office
3 31 (47.69%) Windows
3 31 (47.69%) Windows 7
3 31 (47.69%) Windows Vista
4 28 (43.08%) Software Deployment
5 26 (40.00%) SCCM
5 26 (40.00%) Blackberry
6 24 (36.92%) Windows XP
7 23 (35.38%) CA
7 23 (35.38%) SLA
7 23 (35.38%) Microsoft App-V
7 23 (35.38%) AppSense
8 21 (32.31%) Lumension
9 20 (30.77%) SAP
10 16 (24.62%) Degree
11 15 (23.08%) ResourceLink
11 15 (23.08%) SQL
11 15 (23.08%) Active Directory
11 15 (23.08%) SaaS
11 15 (23.08%) SuccessFactors
12 14 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (21.54%) Java
13 13 (20.00%) Perl
13 13 (20.00%) PL/SQL
13 13 (20.00%) VBA
13 13 (20.00%) Python
13 13 (20.00%) MS Excel

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Preston region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.54%) Jetty
2 1 (1.54%) nginx
2 1 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.54%) Apache
2 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (47.69%) MS Office
2 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.08%) MS Project
4 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (23.08%) ResourceLink
2 5 (7.69%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (4.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.08%) SaaS
1 15 (23.08%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.54%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) HTTP
1 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.08%) SSL
1 2 (3.08%) Firewall
2 1 (1.54%) IPsec
2 1 (1.54%) DNS
2 1 (1.54%) DHCP
2 1 (1.54%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (1.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (33.85%) Support Engineer
2 21 (32.31%) Desktop Support
3 17 (26.15%) Desktop Engineer
4 16 (24.62%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 13 (20.00%) Architect
6 11 (16.92%) Analyst
7 9 (13.85%) Integration Architect
8 8 (12.31%) Developer
9 5 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
10 4 (6.15%) Technical Support
11 3 (4.62%) TM1 Developer
11 3 (4.62%) TM1 Analyst
11 3 (4.62%) Data Analyst
11 3 (4.62%) Support Specialist
11 3 (4.62%) Technical Support Specialist
11 3 (4.62%) Technical Specialist
11 3 (4.62%) Project Manager
12 2 (3.08%) Support Analyst
12 2 (3.08%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) Servlets
1 1 (1.54%) .NET
1 1 (1.54%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 14 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.54%) Open Source
3 1 (1.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 31 (47.69%) Windows
1 31 (47.69%) Windows 7
1 31 (47.69%) Windows Vista
2 24 (36.92%) Windows XP
3 3 (4.62%) UNIX
4 2 (3.08%) Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.08%) Software Deployment
2 8 (12.31%) TQM
3 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (7.69%) ERP
4 5 (7.69%) DSDM
5 4 (6.15%) Migration
6 3 (4.62%) Metadata Management
6 3 (4.62%) Data Management
6 3 (4.62%) Data Migration
6 3 (4.62%) Project Management
6 3 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.62%) ITIL
6 3 (4.62%) Data Modelling
6 3 (4.62%) ETL
7 2 (3.08%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.08%) Validation
7 2 (3.08%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.08%) Service Management
7 2 (3.08%) DevOps
7 2 (3.08%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.08%) SQL
2 14 (21.54%) Java
3 13 (20.00%) Perl
3 13 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 13 (20.00%) VBA
3 13 (20.00%) Python
3 13 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (24.62%) Degree
3 4 (6.15%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.62%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (35.38%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (35.38%) Microsoft App-V
2 15 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (3.08%) Puppet
3 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (47.69%) Citrix
3 23 (35.38%) CA
3 23 (35.38%) AppSense
4 21 (32.31%) Lumension
5 20 (30.77%) SAP
6 13 (20.00%) Dell
6 13 (20.00%) webMethods
6 13 (20.00%) Software AG
7 5 (7.69%) IBM
7 5 (7.69%) Cognos
7 5 (7.69%) Oracle
7 5 (7.69%) Business Objects
8 3 (4.62%) Talend
9 2 (3.08%) VMware
10 1 (1.54%) Google
10 1 (1.54%) HP
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