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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 2 1 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 19 29 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 23.75% 28.43% 16.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 61.29% 78.38% 58.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 1
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£400 £343 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% +5.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £355 £370
% change year-on-year
+11.26% -4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 4
Average hourly rate £30.52 £18.00 £19.02
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.55% -5.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.90 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+23.60% +16.27%
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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
31 37 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 38.75% 36.27% 28.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 3
Average daily rate £400 £343 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% +5.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
Average hourly rate £30.52 £18.00 £19.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.55% -5.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £18.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.62 £22.35 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £19.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+18.58% -9.30%

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 7 July 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 43 (76.79%) SC Cleared
2 17 (30.36%) SQL
3 15 (26.79%) Oracle
4 14 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (19.64%) Windows
5 11 (19.64%) Java
6 10 (17.86%) Web Services
7 9 (16.07%) UNIX
7 9 (16.07%) Solaris
7 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
8 8 (14.29%) Linux
8 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 8 (14.29%) PL/SQL
8 8 (14.29%) Migration
8 8 (14.29%) Puppet
8 8 (14.29%) DevOps
9 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (12.50%) Project Management
9 7 (12.50%) XML
9 7 (12.50%) MS Visio
9 7 (12.50%) Shell Script
10 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
10 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
10 6 (10.71%) ITIL
10 6 (10.71%) VBA
10 6 (10.71%) Maven
10 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (10.71%) Degree
10 6 (10.71%) SDLC
10 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database

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Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 5 (8.93%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (5.36%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.36%) JBoss
3 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.57%) IIS
5 1 (1.79%) PowerExchange
5 1 (1.79%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 4 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (7.14%) MS Project
4 3 (5.36%) MS Office
5 2 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (3.57%) SAP HCM
2 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.79%) ResourceLink
3 1 (1.79%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) OpenShift
2 5 (8.93%) PaaS
3 3 (5.36%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (5.36%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.57%) SaaS
5 1 (1.79%) Boomi
5 1 (1.79%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) SSL
2 3 (5.36%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (5.36%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.79%) MS Access
6 1 (1.79%) Cognos Query Studio
6 1 (1.79%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 1 (1.79%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (1.79%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Maven
2 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.14%) ProC
2 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.36%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (5.36%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.79%) Military
3 1 (1.79%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Developer
2 8 (14.29%) Architect
3 7 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 7 (12.50%) Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (5.36%) VBA Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Cognos Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Service Manager
6 2 (3.57%) Data Migration Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Service Level Manager
6 2 (3.57%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (1.79%) Access Developer
7 1 (1.79%) Informatica Developer
7 1 (1.79%) CRM Consultant
7 1 (1.79%) Transition Manager
7 1 (1.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (1.79%) Excel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) Web Services
2 7 (12.50%) XML
3 4 (7.14%) XSD
3 4 (7.14%) XSLT
3 4 (7.14%) WSDL
3 4 (7.14%) Middleware
3 4 (7.14%) JSP
3 4 (7.14%) SOAP
4 2 (3.57%) Struts
4 2 (3.57%) .NET
4 2 (3.57%) Spring
4 2 (3.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) DataPower
2 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.79%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (19.64%) Windows
3 9 (16.07%) Solaris
3 9 (16.07%) UNIX
4 8 (14.29%) Linux
5 4 (7.14%) AIX
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.79%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.29%) Migration
1 8 (14.29%) DevOps
2 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (12.50%) Project Management
3 6 (10.71%) ITIL
3 6 (10.71%) SDLC
4 4 (7.14%) CRM
4 4 (7.14%) ETL
4 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.14%) Data Migration
5 3 (5.36%) Data Management
5 3 (5.36%) Supplier Management
5 3 (5.36%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.36%) Six Sigma
5 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.36%) Validation
6 2 (3.57%) DSDM
6 2 (3.57%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.36%) SQL
2 11 (19.64%) Java
3 8 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 7 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 6 (10.71%) VBA
6 5 (8.93%) Perl
7 4 (7.14%) C
7 4 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.57%) C#
9 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 43 (76.79%) SC Cleared
2 6 (10.71%) BC Cleared
2 6 (10.71%) Degree
3 5 (8.93%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (5.36%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.57%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.57%) ISEB
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.79%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) Puppet
2 4 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (7.14%) Ansible
2 4 (7.14%) Salt
3 2 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (26.79%) Oracle
2 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
4 5 (8.93%) IBM
5 4 (7.14%) VMware
5 4 (7.14%) Sun
5 4 (7.14%) SAP
6 3 (5.36%) Cognos
6 3 (5.36%) HP
6 3 (5.36%) Informatica
7 2 (3.57%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.79%) Dell
8 1 (1.79%) Software AG
8 1 (1.79%) webMethods
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