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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 9 15 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Runcorn 50.00% 75.00% 73.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 64.29% 88.24% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 11
Average daily rate
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£430 £320 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.37% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £320 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £436 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £17.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+38.23% -34.61%
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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
14 17 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Runcorn 77.78% 85.00% 87.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 17
Average daily rate £430 £320 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.37% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £320 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 20 October 2014.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Runcorn

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (57.89%) Windows
3 11 (57.89%) VMware
3 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (31.58%) UNIX
5 5 (26.32%) Citrix
5 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
5 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (21.05%) XenApp
6 4 (21.05%) Solaris
7 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
7 3 (15.79%) DHCP
7 3 (15.79%) DNS
7 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
7 3 (15.79%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) SCCM
8 2 (10.53%) CentOS
8 2 (10.53%) IBM
8 2 (10.53%) AIX
9 1 (5.26%) SQL
9 1 (5.26%) Oracle
9 1 (5.26%) Web Services
9 1 (5.26%) Service Management
9 1 (5.26%) Migration
9 1 (5.26%) HP
9 1 (5.26%) EMC

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Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) Connectrix
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Server Engineer
1 7 (36.84%) Windows Server Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) UNIX Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (21.05%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Wintel Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Wintel Technical Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Build Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) SCCM Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) SCCM Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Operations Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
3 6 (31.58%) UNIX
4 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (21.05%) Solaris
6 2 (10.53%) AIX
6 2 (10.53%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
1 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
1 3 (15.79%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (5.26%) Service Management
2 1 (5.26%) Migration
2 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) XenApp
3 1 (5.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Server
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) SCOM
2 1 (5.26%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) VMware
2 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
2 5 (26.32%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) EMC
4 1 (5.26%) CA
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Brocade