The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 5 14 7
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 33 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 21.85% 6.78% 3.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 70.21% 21.62% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £287
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £44.10 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.43% +60.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Solihull region.

Qualifications Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
47 37 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 31.13% 31.36% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 7
Median daily rate £265 £419 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.71% +12.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £250 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £493 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Solihull region.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Solihull region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 70 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 39 (55.71%) Juniper
3 38 (54.29%) LAN
4 35 (50.00%) Cisco
5 21 (30.00%) BT
6 19 (27.14%) Telecoms
7 18 (25.71%) WAN
8 17 (24.29%) Customer Engagement
9 16 (22.86%) Presales
10 13 (18.57%) Capita
10 13 (18.57%) TOWER Software
10 13 (18.57%) Data Centre
10 13 (18.57%) IBM
11 10 (14.29%) EMC
11 10 (14.29%) Nortel
11 10 (14.29%) Network Design
12 9 (12.86%) Migration
13 8 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (11.43%) CCNA
13 8 (11.43%) CCDA
14 7 (10.00%) VoIP
14 7 (10.00%) VPN
14 7 (10.00%) Firewall
14 7 (10.00%) VLAN
15 6 (8.57%) DNS
16 5 (7.14%) Ethernet
16 5 (7.14%) JNCIA
17 4 (5.71%) Brocade
17 4 (5.71%) CMDB
17 4 (5.71%) FCAPS

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.86%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) AutoCAD
1 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 38 (54.29%) LAN
2 18 (25.71%) WAN
3 7 (10.00%) Firewall
3 7 (10.00%) VLAN
3 7 (10.00%) VoIP
3 7 (10.00%) VPN
4 6 (8.57%) DNS
5 5 (7.14%) Ethernet
6 4 (5.71%) FCAPS
6 4 (5.71%) MPLS
6 4 (5.71%) Wireless
6 4 (5.71%) WLAN
7 3 (4.29%) ATM
7 3 (4.29%) DHCP
7 3 (4.29%) Frame Relay
7 3 (4.29%) IPv6
7 3 (4.29%) NetScaler
7 3 (4.29%) Network Security
7 3 (4.29%) SSH
7 3 (4.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (27.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (37.14%) Designer
1 26 (37.14%) Network Designer
2 25 (35.71%) Architect
3 16 (22.86%) Telecoms Architect
4 15 (21.43%) Network Architect
5 14 (20.00%) Lead Architect
6 5 (7.14%) Cisco Architect
6 5 (7.14%) Network Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Cisco Network Architect
7 4 (5.71%) Network Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Network Project Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Blue Coat Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Firewall Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Storage Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Juniper Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Presales Solution Architect
9 2 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (1.43%) Cisco Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) .NET
1 2 (2.86%) CSS
1 2 (2.86%) HTML
1 2 (2.86%) jQuery
1 2 (2.86%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (2.86%) SOAP
1 2 (2.86%) StructureMap
1 2 (2.86%) WCF
1 2 (2.86%) XML
2 1 (1.43%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.43%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.71%) CMDB
3 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.29%) EMC VNX
3 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.29%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.43%) CESG
4 1 (1.43%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) Linux
1 1 (1.43%) Unix
1 1 (1.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.29%) Customer Engagement
2 16 (22.86%) Presales
3 10 (14.29%) Network Design
4 9 (12.86%) Migration
5 4 (5.71%) Configuration Management
5 4 (5.71%) ITIL
5 4 (5.71%) ITIL V3
5 4 (5.71%) ITSM
5 4 (5.71%) Network Management
5 4 (5.71%) PRINCE2
5 4 (5.71%) Service Management
6 3 (4.29%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (4.29%) Resource Management
6 3 (4.29%) Security Operations
7 2 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.86%) MVC
7 2 (2.86%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.43%) Information Security
8 1 (1.43%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.43%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.86%) C#
1 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
1 2 (2.86%) SQL
2 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 70 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.43%) CCDA
2 8 (11.43%) CCNA
2 8 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.14%) JNCIA
4 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.43%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 39 (55.71%) Juniper
2 35 (50.00%) Cisco
3 21 (30.00%) BT
4 13 (18.57%) Capita
4 13 (18.57%) IBM
4 13 (18.57%) TOWER Software
5 10 (14.29%) EMC
5 10 (14.29%) Nortel
6 4 (5.71%) Brocade
6 4 (5.71%) CA
6 4 (5.71%) ServiceNow
6 4 (5.71%) SevOne
7 3 (4.29%) Blue Coat
7 3 (4.29%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.29%) F5
7 3 (4.29%) Fortinet
7 3 (4.29%) Isilon
7 3 (4.29%) Palo Alto
7 3 (4.29%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.86%) Microsoft