The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Runcorn 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 11 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Runcorn 50.00% 100.00% 55.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 100.00% 100.00% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 2
Average daily rate
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£280 £340 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £320 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £360 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
+1.72% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -8.69%
Qualifications Category
Runcorn
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Runcorn 50.00% 100.00% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 4
Average daily rate £280 £340 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -9.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £360 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -4.54%
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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
Daily Rate Histogram in Runcorn

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Runcorn region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Runcorn

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 28 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) VMware
3 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 13 (46.43%) Citrix
6 7 (25.00%) Linux
6 7 (25.00%) XenApp
7 6 (21.43%) SCCM
7 6 (21.43%) SCOM
8 5 (17.86%) Connectrix
8 5 (17.86%) SAN
8 5 (17.86%) EMC
8 5 (17.86%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 5 (17.86%) Brocade
8 5 (17.86%) Performance Management
9 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (10.71%) Symantec
9 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
9 3 (10.71%) NetBackup
10 2 (7.14%) Migration
10 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
10 2 (7.14%) vSphere
11 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (3.57%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 1 (3.57%) XenServer
11 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Connectrix
1 5 (17.86%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Wintel Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Operations Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Storage Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Wintel Technical Specialist
3 6 (21.43%) Wintel Specialist
3 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 6 (21.43%) Technical Specialist
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Server Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Windows SharePoint Services
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) UNIX
4 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Performance Management
2 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.00%) XenApp
3 5 (17.86%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 2 (7.14%) vSphere
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.57%) XenServer
5 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) SCCM
1 6 (21.43%) SCOM
2 3 (10.71%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) VMware
2 13 (46.43%) Citrix
3 5 (17.86%) EMC
3 5 (17.86%) Brocade
4 3 (10.71%) Symantec
5 1 (3.57%) HP