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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 21 32 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 22.34% 43.24% 42.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 72.41% 94.12% 96.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 28
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£468 £678 £459
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.99% +47.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £515 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £690 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £356 £365
% change year-on-year
+10.95% -2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 17 1
Average hourly rate £32.54 £15.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.93% -47.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+94.44% -36.84%
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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
29 34 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 30.85% 45.95% 43.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 28
Average daily rate £438 £665 £468
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.21% +42.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £418 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £690 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.39% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 2
Average hourly rate £32.54 £16.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.21% -42.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.96%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 27 (72.97%) SC Cleared
2 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
4 6 (16.22%) Windows
4 6 (16.22%) ETL
5 5 (13.51%) Cognos
5 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (13.51%) Java
5 5 (13.51%) Oracle
5 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
5 5 (13.51%) VMware
5 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (13.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 5 (13.51%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 4 (10.81%) DevOps
6 4 (10.81%) OpenShift
6 4 (10.81%) SuccessFactors
6 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (10.81%) Puppet
6 4 (10.81%) ResourceLink
6 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
6 4 (10.81%) SQL
6 4 (10.81%) SAP
6 4 (10.81%) Linux
6 4 (10.81%) DSDM
6 4 (10.81%) UNIX
6 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
6 4 (10.81%) SLA
6 4 (10.81%) Citrix

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
1 2 (5.41%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.70%) Jetty
2 1 (2.70%) nginx
2 1 (2.70%) Node.js
2 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.70%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.11%) PowerPivot
2 2 (5.41%) MS Project
2 2 (5.41%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (10.81%) ResourceLink
3 1 (2.70%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) SuccessFactors
1 4 (10.81%) OpenShift
2 3 (8.11%) SaaS
2 3 (8.11%) PaaS
3 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.70%) Google App Engine
4 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) HTTP
1 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.41%) SSL
2 1 (2.70%) IPsec
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) LAN
2 1 (2.70%) WAN
2 1 (2.70%) DHCP
2 1 (2.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
1 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (13.51%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) Cognos Query Studio
4 1 (2.70%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 1 (2.70%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.70%) Cognos Transformer
4 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) SSDT
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.70%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Maven
1 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) Architect
3 5 (13.51%) Project Manager
3 5 (13.51%) Cognos Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Integration Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.41%) ETL Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Informatica Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Data Modeller
6 1 (2.70%) NHS Project Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Designer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Designer
6 1 (2.70%) Change Project Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Service Assurance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Struts
1 2 (5.41%) XML
1 2 (5.41%) Middleware
1 2 (5.41%) Spring
2 1 (2.70%) Mustache
2 1 (2.70%) XML Messaging
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) J2EE
2 1 (2.70%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.11%) Reference Data
2 3 (8.11%) Visualisation
2 3 (8.11%) Open Source
3 1 (2.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) UNIX
3 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Vista
3 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (16.22%) ETL
4 4 (10.81%) DSDM
4 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
4 4 (10.81%) DevOps
5 3 (8.11%) ITIL
5 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
5 3 (8.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (8.11%) Software Deployment
5 3 (8.11%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (5.41%) Analytics
6 2 (5.41%) Migration
6 2 (5.41%) Project Management
6 2 (5.41%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.70%) Supply Chain Management
7 1 (2.70%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) Java
2 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
2 4 (10.81%) SQL
3 3 (8.11%) Python
3 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.41%) VBA
4 2 (5.41%) Perl
5 1 (2.70%) Ruby
5 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (72.97%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.41%) BC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
2 3 (8.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (5.41%) Xen
4 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Puppet
2 3 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (8.11%) SCCM
3 2 (5.41%) Ansible
3 2 (5.41%) Salt
4 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle
2 5 (13.51%) Cognos
2 5 (13.51%) VMware
3 4 (10.81%) SAP
3 4 (10.81%) Citrix
4 3 (8.11%) Informatica
4 3 (8.11%) webMethods
5 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.41%) AppSense
5 2 (5.41%) Software AG
5 2 (5.41%) Dell
6 1 (2.70%) CA
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco
6 1 (2.70%) IBM
6 1 (2.70%) Google
6 1 (2.70%) Lumension
6 1 (2.70%) Symantec
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