The first table below looks at the demand for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 11 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Runcorn 50.00% 100.00% 58.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 100.00% 100.00% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 3
Average daily rate
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£280 £340 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -10.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £320 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £360 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -14.00%
Qualifications Category
Runcorn
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Runcorn 50.00% 100.00% 76.47%
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 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
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Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Runcorn

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Runcorn

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Runcorn

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Runcorn region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Runcorn

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Runcorn 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 28 (96.55%) SC Cleared
2 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) VMware
3 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
5 13 (44.83%) Citrix
6 7 (24.14%) XenApp
6 7 (24.14%) Linux
7 6 (20.69%) SCCM
7 6 (20.69%) SCOM
8 5 (17.24%) Performance Management
8 5 (17.24%) Brocade
8 5 (17.24%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 5 (17.24%) SAN
8 5 (17.24%) Connectrix
8 5 (17.24%) EMC
9 3 (10.34%) Symantec
9 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
9 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
9 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (10.34%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (6.90%) vSphere
10 2 (6.90%) Migration
10 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
11 1 (3.45%) ITIL
11 1 (3.45%) UNIX
11 1 (3.45%) Solaris
11 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
11 1 (3.45%) VoIP

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Runcorn 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 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) SAN
1 5 (17.24%) Connectrix
2 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Wintel Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Operations Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Storage Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Technical Specialist
3 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 6 (20.69%) Wintel Specialist
3 6 (20.69%) Wintel Technical Specialist
4 5 (17.24%) Server Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Senior VoIP Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Windows SharePoint Services
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (24.14%) Linux
4 1 (3.45%) UNIX
4 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Performance Management
2 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (10.34%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.90%) Migration
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (96.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
2 7 (24.14%) XenApp
3 5 (17.24%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 2 (6.90%) vSphere
5 1 (3.45%) XenServer
5 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) SCCM
1 6 (20.69%) SCOM
2 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) VMware
2 13 (44.83%) Citrix
3 5 (17.24%) EMC
3 5 (17.24%) Brocade
4 3 (10.34%) Symantec
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) Mitel