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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
Lancashire / Preston
Rank 1 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 44 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 50.00% 15.38% 13.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 86.27% 75.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 3 7
Median daily rate £502 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.61% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £420 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £470 £594
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+4.62% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 2
Median hourly rate £41.88 £42.25 £28.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.88% +46.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £40.00 £25.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.35 £52.20 £31.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +118.22%

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
51 16 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 57.95% 20.51% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 6 11
Median daily rate £500 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £120 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £476 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 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 £29.00 £39.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +100.00%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 40 (81.63%) SC Cleared
2 20 (40.82%) Migration
2 20 (40.82%) Data Centre
3 10 (20.41%) Oracle
4 9 (18.37%) Cisco
5 8 (16.33%) Linux
6 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 7 (14.29%) PKI
7 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
7 6 (12.24%) Windows
7 6 (12.24%) SDLC
7 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database
7 6 (12.24%) F5
8 5 (10.20%) DNS
8 5 (10.20%) ClearCase
8 5 (10.20%) SQL
8 5 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.20%) Degree
9 4 (8.16%) Avionics
9 4 (8.16%) Aerospace
9 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.16%) Java
9 4 (8.16%) Ada
9 4 (8.16%) IBM
9 4 (8.16%) HP
9 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (8.16%) CheckPoint
9 4 (8.16%) Rational DOORS

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 (4.08%) SAS
1 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.04%) CMS
2 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.08%) SPSS
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) DNS
2 4 (8.16%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (8.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 4 (8.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (6.12%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (6.12%) SAN
4 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) ClearCase
2 4 (8.16%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (8.16%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (6.12%) VectorCAST
4 2 (4.08%) Rational Robot
5 1 (2.04%) ClearQuest
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.16%) Aerospace
1 4 (8.16%) Avionics
2 2 (4.08%) Military
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Architect
2 6 (12.24%) Network Architect
3 4 (8.16%) Developer
3 4 (8.16%) Migration Manager
3 4 (8.16%) Software Engineer
3 4 (8.16%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Data Architect
4 3 (6.12%) Data Centre Architect
4 3 (6.12%) Java Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Migration Project Manager
4 3 (6.12%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.12%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Test Leader
5 2 (4.08%) Applications Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.08%) Security Specialist
5 2 (4.08%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Storage Specialist
5 2 (4.08%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) Middleware
2 2 (4.08%) .NET
2 2 (4.08%) XML
3 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.04%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.04%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.04%) WinForms
3 1 (2.04%) WPF
3 1 (2.04%) XSD
3 1 (2.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.82%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.29%) PKI
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Statistics
4 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.04%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Linux
2 6 (12.24%) Windows
3 3 (6.12%) Unix
4 1 (2.04%) AIX
4 1 (2.04%) HPUX
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.04%) Solaris
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) Migration
2 6 (12.24%) SDLC
3 5 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
4 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.16%) Change Control
4 4 (8.16%) Data Migration
5 3 (6.12%) HOOD
5 3 (6.12%) Integration Testing
5 3 (6.12%) Test Strategy
5 3 (6.12%) UML
5 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
5 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.08%) Hazard Analysis
6 2 (4.08%) Network Architecture
6 2 (4.08%) Network Design
6 2 (4.08%) Test Scripting
6 2 (4.08%) Validation
7 1 (2.04%) Defect Management
7 1 (2.04%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) SQL
2 4 (8.16%) Ada
2 4 (8.16%) Java
3 3 (6.12%) C
3 3 (6.12%) Perl
4 2 (4.08%) C#
5 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.04%) VB
5 1 (2.04%) VB6
Qualifications
1 40 (81.63%) SC Cleared
2 5 (10.20%) Degree
3 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.08%) BC Cleared
4 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.04%) CGEIT
5 1 (2.04%) CISA
5 1 (2.04%) CISM
5 1 (2.04%) CISSP
5 1 (2.04%) HND
5 1 (2.04%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle
2 9 (18.37%) Cisco
3 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (12.24%) F5
5 4 (8.16%) CheckPoint
5 4 (8.16%) HP
5 4 (8.16%) IBM
6 3 (6.12%) 3PAR
6 3 (6.12%) Brocade
6 3 (6.12%) EMC
6 3 (6.12%) VMware
7 2 (4.08%) SAP
8 1 (2.04%) Informatica
8 1 (2.04%) Juniper
8 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
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