The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 14 34 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 19.72% 33.66% 35.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 73.68% 70.83% 76.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 6
Median daily rate £425 £475 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -7.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £321 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 9
Median hourly rate £26.10 £30.52 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.49% +38.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.19 £26.74 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £38.57 £75.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.90 £21.37
% change year-on-year
-7.76% +44.62%
Security 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
19 48 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 26.76% 47.52% 46.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 30 7
Median daily rate £425 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £255 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £600 £597
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 10
Median hourly rate £43.00 £30.52 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.89% +38.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Preston

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Preston region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Preston region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Preston

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Preston region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 23 (69.70%) SC Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) AIX
2 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 5 (15.15%) HP
3 5 (15.15%) Migration
3 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.12%) Project Planning
4 4 (12.12%) Solaris
4 4 (12.12%) Java
5 3 (9.09%) Unix
5 3 (9.09%) HTTP
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco
6 2 (6.06%) JSON
6 2 (6.06%) MODAF
6 2 (6.06%) BC Cleared
6 2 (6.06%) Lua
6 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.06%) Statistics
6 2 (6.06%) Data Validation
6 2 (6.06%) Avionics
6 2 (6.06%) Data Quality
6 2 (6.06%) Validation
6 2 (6.06%) Firewall
6 2 (6.06%) HTTPS
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.06%) SPSS
6 2 (6.06%) SAML
6 2 (6.06%) Tivoli

Security 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 (6.06%) Apache
1 2 (6.06%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) JBoss
2 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) OpenShift
1 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) HTTP
2 2 (6.06%) Firewall
2 2 (6.06%) HTTPS
2 2 (6.06%) LDAP
3 1 (3.03%) BGP
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (3.03%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.03%) FWSM
3 1 (3.03%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) LAN
3 1 (3.03%) SMTP
3 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) VoIP
3 1 (3.03%) VPN
3 1 (3.03%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.03%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.03%) ClearQuest
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Avionics
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (15.15%) Architect
1 5 (15.15%) Developer
1 5 (15.15%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (9.09%) Applications Architect
2 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Analyst
3 2 (6.06%) Applications Developer
3 2 (6.06%) Data Analyst
3 2 (6.06%) Incident Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
3 2 (6.06%) Security Architect
3 2 (6.06%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) Test Specialist
4 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Junior Data Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Lead Architect
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Manager
4 1 (3.03%) SOA Architect
4 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) J2EE
1 2 (6.06%) JSON
1 2 (6.06%) SAML
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) JavaBeans
2 1 (3.03%) JSP
2 1 (3.03%) Servlets
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Statistics
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) CESG
3 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.03%) DataPower
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) AIX
2 4 (12.12%) Solaris
3 3 (9.09%) Unix
4 2 (6.06%) Windows
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.03%) Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (15.15%) Migration
2 4 (12.12%) Project Planning
3 2 (6.06%) Data Validation
3 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (6.06%) ITIL
3 2 (6.06%) Microservices
3 2 (6.06%) MODAF
3 2 (6.06%) Network Architecture
3 2 (6.06%) Project Management
3 2 (6.06%) Validation
4 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.03%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (3.03%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.03%) Network Design
4 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.03%) SOA
4 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) Java
2 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.06%) Lua
2 2 (6.06%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) VB
3 1 (3.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (69.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) BC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) CCIE
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) CCNP
3 1 (3.03%) CISSP
3 1 (3.03%) CREST Certified
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) HP ASE
3 1 (3.03%) HP MASE
3 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Data Quality
1 2 (6.06%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.03%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) HP
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (6.06%) IBM
3 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) Axway
4 1 (3.03%) Juniper
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Mitel
4 1 (3.03%) NEC
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) VMware