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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 36 40 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 34.62% 32.79% 20.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 81.82% 88.89% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 5
Average daily rate
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£380 £356 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £166 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £450 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 5
Average hourly rate £37.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.55% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £18.00 £18.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.26 £20.13 £19.62
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -15.09%
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
44 45 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 42.31% 36.89% 26.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 5
Average daily rate £385 £300 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £166 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 6
Average hourly rate £25.12 £18.00 £19.02
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.55% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £18.00 £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £22.50 £31.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Preston

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Preston region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 44 (81.48%) SC Cleared
2 12 (22.22%) SQL
2 12 (22.22%) Oracle
2 12 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (20.37%) Windows
4 10 (18.52%) Java
5 9 (16.67%) UNIX
5 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (14.81%) Linux
6 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
6 8 (14.81%) Puppet
6 8 (14.81%) DevOps
7 7 (12.96%) Solaris
7 7 (12.96%) Web Services
7 7 (12.96%) XML
7 7 (12.96%) Project Management
8 6 (11.11%) Maven
8 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (11.11%) PL/SQL
8 6 (11.11%) ITIL
8 6 (11.11%) VBA
8 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 6 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (11.11%) Red Hat
8 6 (11.11%) OpenShift
8 6 (11.11%) BC Cleared
9 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (9.26%) PaaS
9 5 (9.26%) Cognos Framework Manager

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Preston region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.41%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (5.56%) OpenStack
2 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.85%) Node.js
4 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.85%) JBoss
4 1 (1.85%) IIS
4 1 (1.85%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Visio
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (7.41%) MS Project
3 3 (5.56%) PowerPivot
3 3 (5.56%) MS Office
4 2 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (5.56%) ResourceLink
3 1 (1.85%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) OpenShift
2 5 (9.26%) PaaS
3 3 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (5.56%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (3.70%) SaaS
5 1 (1.85%) Boomi
5 1 (1.85%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) SSL
2 3 (5.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 6 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (9.26%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.85%) Cognos Query Studio
5 1 (1.85%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (1.85%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (1.85%) Cognos Transformer
5 1 (1.85%) SSDT
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.85%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Maven
2 5 (9.26%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.56%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.70%) ProC
6 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Avionics
2 1 (1.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Developer
2 9 (16.67%) Architect
3 7 (12.96%) Project Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Cognos Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (5.56%) VBA Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) ETL Developer
8 1 (1.85%) AWS Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle Architect
8 1 (1.85%) SQL Programmer
8 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
8 1 (1.85%) Service Assurance Manager
8 1 (1.85%) Cognos BI Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (1.85%) Cloud Architect
8 1 (1.85%) CRM Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) Web Services
1 7 (12.96%) XML
2 4 (7.41%) XSD
2 4 (7.41%) XSLT
2 4 (7.41%) SOAP
2 4 (7.41%) WSDL
2 4 (7.41%) Middleware
3 2 (3.70%) Spring
3 2 (3.70%) JSP
3 2 (3.70%) Struts
4 1 (1.85%) Mustache
4 1 (1.85%) .NET
4 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.85%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) DataPower
2 3 (5.56%) Visualisation
2 3 (5.56%) Reference Data
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.70%) Open Source
3 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (20.37%) Windows
3 9 (16.67%) UNIX
4 8 (14.81%) Linux
5 7 (12.96%) Solaris
6 4 (7.41%) AIX
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.85%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (14.81%) DevOps
3 7 (12.96%) Project Management
4 6 (11.11%) ITIL
5 5 (9.26%) ETL
5 5 (9.26%) Migration
6 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.41%) Supplier Management
6 4 (7.41%) DSDM
7 3 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (5.56%) CRM
7 3 (5.56%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.56%) Validation
7 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.56%) Six Sigma
8 2 (3.70%) Service Management
8 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) SQL
2 10 (18.52%) Java
3 6 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 6 (11.11%) VBA
4 5 (9.26%) Shell Script
4 5 (9.26%) Perl
5 4 (7.41%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.70%) C
6 2 (3.70%) Python
7 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.85%) C#
7 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 44 (81.48%) SC Cleared
2 6 (11.11%) BC Cleared
3 5 (9.26%) Degree
4 4 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.56%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.70%) ISTQB
6 2 (3.70%) ISEB
7 1 (1.85%) APMP
7 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.70%) QA
3 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) Puppet
2 4 (7.41%) Ansible
2 4 (7.41%) Salt
2 4 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (22.22%) Oracle
2 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 5 (9.26%) Cognos
4 5 (9.26%) IBM
4 5 (9.26%) VMware
5 4 (7.41%) Sun
6 3 (5.56%) Informatica
6 3 (5.56%) HP
7 2 (3.70%) SAP
7 2 (3.70%) webMethods
8 1 (1.85%) Dell
8 1 (1.85%) Software AG
8 1 (1.85%) Cisco
8 1 (1.85%) Symantec
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