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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 7 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 11 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 15.28% 13.04% 24.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 64.71% 57.14% 59.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Average daily rate £413 £400 £690
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -42.02%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £28.77 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.03% +59.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+69.18% +39.55%
SC Cleared
Lancashire

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
17 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 23.61% 22.83% 41.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 4
Average daily rate £413 £400 £678
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -40.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £276 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £502 £690
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 14
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.54 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.92% +109.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £25.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £32.54 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 33 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (18.18%) VMware
2 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.15%) Firewall
3 5 (15.15%) JIRA
3 5 (15.15%) Java
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
3 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
4 4 (12.12%) DNS
4 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
4 4 (12.12%) OLAP
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
4 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.12%) Puppet
4 4 (12.12%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (12.12%) OLAP Cube
5 3 (9.09%) BDD
5 3 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 3 (9.09%) Performance Analysis

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (6.06%) Confluence
1 2 (6.06%) Node.js
1 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.03%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Bluemix
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.03%) OpenShift
1 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Firewall
2 4 (12.12%) DNS
3 3 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (3.03%) BGP
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (3.03%) FWSM
4 1 (3.03%) HTTP
4 1 (3.03%) Internet
4 1 (3.03%) SMTP
4 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (12.12%) OLAP
2 4 (12.12%) OLAP Cube
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.06%) OLTP
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) JIRA
2 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.06%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (3.03%) AppScan
4 1 (3.03%) ClearCase
4 1 (3.03%) ClearQuest
4 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.03%) Maven
4 1 (3.03%) Selenium
4 1 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (3.03%) VectorCAST
General
1 2 (6.06%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.03%) Avionics
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Developer
2 5 (15.15%) Architect
2 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Business Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) CRM Architect
5 2 (6.06%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) CRM Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) REST
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.03%) jQuery
2 1 (3.03%) JSON
2 1 (3.03%) Play Framework
2 1 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.06%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Unix
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.03%) VMS
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (12.12%) Kimball Methodology
2 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
2 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (9.09%) BDD
3 3 (9.09%) CRM
3 3 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (9.09%) Integration Testing
3 3 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (6.06%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
4 2 (6.06%) DevOps
4 2 (6.06%) ERP
4 2 (6.06%) Information Security
4 2 (6.06%) ITIL
4 2 (6.06%) Migration
4 2 (6.06%) Scrum
4 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) Java
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.09%) Scala
4 2 (6.06%) Ada
4 2 (6.06%) C++
4 2 (6.06%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) Perl
5 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.03%) BC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) CCNP
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Server
3 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) logstash
2 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) VMware
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) Veritas
4 1 (3.03%) Baan
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) Cognos
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) Informatica
4 1 (3.03%) Juniper
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
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