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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 16 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 5.51% 2.82% 3.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.95% 20.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £287 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+69.18% +39.55%
SC Cleared
West Midlands

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
39 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 30.71% 14.08% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 10
Average daily rate £419 £382 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.54% +42.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £185 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 29 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (68.97%) Cisco
3 16 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (37.93%) WAN
4 11 (37.93%) Network Management
5 10 (34.48%) Migration
6 9 (31.03%) Linux
7 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (27.59%) CA Spectrum
7 8 (27.59%) LAN
7 8 (27.59%) Perl
7 8 (27.59%) Unix
7 8 (27.59%) Windows
7 8 (27.59%) Solaris
7 8 (27.59%) VPN
7 8 (27.59%) CCNA
7 8 (27.59%) EMC
7 8 (27.59%) CiscoWorks
7 8 (27.59%) Juniper
7 8 (27.59%) CA
7 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
7 8 (27.59%) e-Health
7 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (27.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (27.59%) System Testing
8 7 (24.14%) JNCIA
8 7 (24.14%) MPLS
8 7 (24.14%) BGP
8 7 (24.14%) CCNP
8 7 (24.14%) Project Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) WAN
2 8 (27.59%) LAN
2 8 (27.59%) VPN
3 7 (24.14%) BGP
3 7 (24.14%) MPLS
3 7 (24.14%) Structured Cabling
4 6 (20.69%) PBX
4 6 (20.69%) X.21
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (10.34%) Wireless
6 2 (6.90%) VoIP
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.45%) Firewall
7 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.45%) SSL
7 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.45%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Network Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Designer
2 9 (31.03%) Network Designer
3 7 (24.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) EMC Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Implementation Manager
5 5 (17.24%) Network Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Exchange Support
6 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Lync Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (3.45%) VoIP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) e-Health
2 1 (3.45%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 8 (27.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (27.59%) Solaris
2 8 (27.59%) Unix
2 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Network Management
2 10 (34.48%) Migration
3 8 (27.59%) System Testing
4 7 (24.14%) Project Management
5 6 (20.69%) Knowledge Management
5 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
6 4 (13.79%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.34%) Change Management
7 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.45%) Network Design
8 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.45%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (27.59%) CCNA
4 7 (24.14%) CCDP
4 7 (24.14%) CCNP
4 7 (24.14%) JNCIA
5 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) CA Spectrum
1 8 (27.59%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Cisco
2 8 (27.59%) CA
2 8 (27.59%) EMC
2 8 (27.59%) Juniper
2 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
3 4 (13.79%) F5
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.45%) Mitel
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
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