The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Preston region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 1 9 1
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 32 9 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 29.36% 15.00% 57.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 76.19% 56.25% 97.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 96
Average daily rate
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£474 £325 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.76% -25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £325 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £325 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.04 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.46% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
42 16 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 38.53% 26.67% 58.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 99
Average daily rate £525 £325 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -25.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £325 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.52 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.78% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-16.27% -2.27%
Security Cleared
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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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014, 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 57 (86.36%) SC Cleared
2 40 (60.61%) Windows
3 38 (57.58%) Windows 7
4 31 (46.97%) MS Office
5 27 (40.91%) Citrix
5 27 (40.91%) Windows Vista
6 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 24 (36.36%) Windows XP
6 24 (36.36%) Software Deployment
7 23 (34.85%) SCCM
8 22 (33.33%) CA
8 22 (33.33%) Blackberry
8 22 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
8 22 (33.33%) AppSense
9 20 (30.30%) SLA
9 20 (30.30%) Lumension
10 16 (24.24%) Active Directory
11 13 (19.70%) TQM
12 11 (16.67%) SAP
13 6 (9.09%) ResourceLink
13 6 (9.09%) SuccessFactors
13 6 (9.09%) SaaS
13 6 (9.09%) ERP
14 5 (7.58%) IBM
14 5 (7.58%) Cognos
14 5 (7.58%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (7.58%) DSDM
14 5 (7.58%) Java
14 5 (7.58%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (7.58%) Business Objects

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 1 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 31 (46.97%) MS Office
2 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (9.09%) ResourceLink
2 5 (7.58%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (4.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) SaaS
1 6 (9.09%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) Crystal Reports
1 5 (7.58%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (1.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (39.39%) Desktop Support
2 22 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 20 (30.30%) Support Engineer
4 17 (25.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Analyst
6 8 (12.12%) Architect
6 8 (12.12%) Deployment Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Developer
7 5 (7.58%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (7.58%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Technical Support
8 4 (6.06%) Integration Architect
9 3 (4.55%) Consultant
9 3 (4.55%) Support Specialist
9 3 (4.55%) Security Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) User Experience Consultant
9 3 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (4.55%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) HTML
1 3 (4.55%) CSS
1 3 (4.55%) HTML5
1 3 (4.55%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 40 (60.61%) Windows
2 38 (57.58%) Windows 7
3 27 (40.91%) Windows Vista
4 24 (36.36%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.36%) Software Deployment
2 13 (19.70%) TQM
3 6 (9.09%) ERP
4 5 (7.58%) DSDM
5 4 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.55%) ITIL
6 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.55%) Service Management
7 2 (3.03%) Supplier Management
8 1 (1.52%) MODAF
8 1 (1.52%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.52%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.52%) Use Case
8 1 (1.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.52%) Test Management
8 1 (1.52%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.52%) Kanban
8 1 (1.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.52%) Test Strategy
8 1 (1.52%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.58%) Java
2 4 (6.06%) Perl
2 4 (6.06%) PL/SQL
2 4 (6.06%) SQL
2 4 (6.06%) VBA
2 4 (6.06%) Python
2 4 (6.06%) Shell Script
3 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 57 (86.36%) SC Cleared
2 5 (7.58%) Degree
3 2 (3.03%) BC Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) MCP
4 1 (1.52%) MCSE
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (30.30%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 16 (24.24%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (34.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (40.91%) Citrix
2 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 22 (33.33%) CA
3 22 (33.33%) AppSense
4 20 (30.30%) Lumension
5 11 (16.67%) SAP
6 5 (7.58%) Cognos
6 5 (7.58%) IBM
6 5 (7.58%) Business Objects
7 4 (6.06%) Dell
7 4 (6.06%) Software AG
7 4 (6.06%) webMethods
8 3 (4.55%) Lotus
9 1 (1.52%) VMware
9 1 (1.52%) Infor
9 1 (1.52%) HP
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