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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
Lancashire / Preston
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 48 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 52.75% 22.62% 18.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 88.89% 86.36% 78.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 8 8
Median daily rate £502 £375 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.93% -19.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £371 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £431 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 2
Median hourly rate £42.75 £44.50 £28.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.93% +54.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £25.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.35 £51.10 £31.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £44.10 £33.84
% change year-on-year
-10.43% +30.31%

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
54 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 59.34% 26.19% 23.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 8 11
Median daily rate £500 £375 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £368 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 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 £30.00 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +86.66%

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 27 February 2017.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 47 (83.93%) SC Cleared
2 25 (44.64%) Migration
3 23 (41.07%) Data Centre
4 11 (19.64%) Oracle
5 10 (17.86%) Linux
5 10 (17.86%) Cisco
6 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
6 9 (16.07%) Windows
7 8 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 7 (12.50%) DNS
8 7 (12.50%) SQL
8 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 7 (12.50%) PKI
8 7 (12.50%) F5
8 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database
8 7 (12.50%) SDLC
9 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (10.71%) Degree
10 5 (8.93%) CheckPoint
10 5 (8.93%) Perl
10 5 (8.93%) Unix
10 5 (8.93%) ClearCase
10 5 (8.93%) Ada
10 5 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (8.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (8.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 5 (8.93%) Change Control
10 5 (8.93%) Rational Rhapsody
10 5 (8.93%) Rational DOORS
10 5 (8.93%) Cisco ASA

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 1 (1.79%) CMS
1 1 (1.79%) SAS
1 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.36%) MS Office
2 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.79%) Primavera
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) DNS
2 5 (8.93%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (8.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (8.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (5.36%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (5.36%) SAN
4 1 (1.79%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.79%) LDAP
4 1 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.79%) SQLPlus
3 1 (1.79%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) ClearCase
1 5 (8.93%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (8.93%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (5.36%) VectorCAST
3 2 (3.57%) Rational Robot
4 1 (1.79%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.79%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.79%) Toad
4 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (8.93%) Avionics
2 4 (7.14%) Aerospace
3 3 (5.36%) Military
4 1 (1.79%) Electronics
4 1 (1.79%) Finance
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Architect
2 6 (10.71%) Migration Manager
2 6 (10.71%) Network Architect
2 6 (10.71%) Software Engineer
3 5 (8.93%) Migration Project Manager
3 5 (8.93%) Project Manager
4 4 (7.14%) Data Centre Manager
4 4 (7.14%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
4 4 (7.14%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 4 (7.14%) Data Migration Manager
4 4 (7.14%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 4 (7.14%) Developer
4 4 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Administrator
5 3 (5.36%) Data Architect
5 3 (5.36%) Data Centre Architect
5 3 (5.36%) Java Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) Middleware
2 2 (3.57%) .NET
2 2 (3.57%) XML
3 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.79%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (1.79%) Qt
3 1 (1.79%) WinForms
3 1 (1.79%) WPF
3 1 (1.79%) XSD
3 1 (1.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (41.07%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.50%) PKI
3 4 (7.14%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Linux
2 9 (16.07%) Windows
3 5 (8.93%) Unix
4 2 (3.57%) AIX
4 2 (3.57%) HPUX
4 2 (3.57%) OS/2
4 2 (3.57%) Solaris
5 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (44.64%) Migration
2 7 (12.50%) SDLC
2 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (8.93%) Change Control
3 5 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 4 (7.14%) HOOD
4 4 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 4 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.36%) Test Strategy
5 3 (5.36%) UML
5 3 (5.36%) Waterfall
6 2 (3.57%) Change Management
6 2 (3.57%) Data Centre Operations
6 2 (3.57%) Hazard Analysis
6 2 (3.57%) Network Architecture
6 2 (3.57%) Project Management
6 2 (3.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) SQL
2 5 (8.93%) Ada
2 5 (8.93%) Perl
3 3 (5.36%) C
3 3 (5.36%) Java
4 2 (3.57%) C#
4 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.79%) C++
5 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.79%) VB
5 1 (1.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 47 (83.93%) SC Cleared
2 6 (10.71%) Degree
3 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.57%) BC Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) HND
5 1 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.79%) CGEIT
5 1 (1.79%) CISA
5 1 (1.79%) CISM
5 1 (1.79%) CISSP
5 1 (1.79%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (1.79%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Forum Sentry
2 1 (1.79%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) Oracle
2 10 (17.86%) Cisco
3 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
4 7 (12.50%) F5
5 5 (8.93%) CheckPoint
6 4 (7.14%) HP
7 3 (5.36%) 3PAR
7 3 (5.36%) Brocade
7 3 (5.36%) EMC
7 3 (5.36%) IBM
7 3 (5.36%) VMware
8 2 (3.57%) SAP
9 1 (1.79%) Informatica
9 1 (1.79%) Juniper
9 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
Preston
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Depending on Experience
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