The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 4 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Runcorn 40.00% 47.37% 100.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 80.00% 90.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Average daily rate
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£465 £285 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £20.31 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+69.84% -5.52%
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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 Runcorn region.

Qualifications Category
Runcorn
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
5 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Runcorn 50.00% 52.63% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Average daily rate £465 £290 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.34% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Runcorn region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Runcorn

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SC Cleared across the Runcorn region.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Runcorn

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Runcorn region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
4 6 (60.00%) IBM Notes
4 6 (60.00%) Windows XP
4 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (60.00%) WAN
4 6 (60.00%) MPLS
4 6 (60.00%) Migration
4 6 (60.00%) Lotus
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (50.00%) EMC VNX
5 5 (50.00%) NetApp
5 5 (50.00%) EMC
6 3 (30.00%) Juniper
6 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (20.00%) XenApp
7 2 (20.00%) XenServer
7 2 (20.00%) Citrix
7 2 (20.00%) Websense
7 2 (20.00%) VPN
7 2 (20.00%) SSL
7 2 (20.00%) IIS
7 2 (20.00%) C
8 1 (10.00%) VBScript
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Runcorn region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) IBM Notes
1 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) WAN
1 6 (60.00%) MPLS
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) WAAS
3 1 (10.00%) DMVPN
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Architect
1 7 (70.00%) Technical Architect
2 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Lead Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Lead Technical Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) DBA
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) XenApp
1 2 (20.00%) XenServer
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Lotus
3 5 (50.00%) NetApp
3 5 (50.00%) EMC
4 3 (30.00%) Juniper
5 2 (20.00%) Websense
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) VMware