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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 9 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 9 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 8.26% 7.94% 6.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.00% 50.00% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £199
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +126.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £360
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £21.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+56.46% +8.65%
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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 Solihull region.

Qualifications Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 22.94% 15.87% 17.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 6
Average daily rate £400 £450 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +81.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £325 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £525 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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 1 September 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) WAN
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) MPLS
2 4 (36.36%) Juniper
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) Frame Relay
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
3 3 (27.27%) Network Management
3 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (18.18%) F5
4 2 (18.18%) Network Design
4 2 (18.18%) ATM
4 2 (18.18%) ISDN
4 2 (18.18%) PBX
4 2 (18.18%) VoIP
4 2 (18.18%) CCNA
4 2 (18.18%) CCDA
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) VRRP
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (9.09%) Lync
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
1 4 (36.36%) MPLS
2 3 (27.27%) Wireless
2 3 (27.27%) Frame Relay
3 2 (18.18%) ATM
3 2 (18.18%) ISDN
3 2 (18.18%) PBX
3 2 (18.18%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) VRRP
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) SSL
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
4 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Network Designer
1 3 (27.27%) Designer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
2 3 (27.27%) Network Management
3 2 (18.18%) Network Design
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) CCDA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
1 4 (36.36%) Juniper
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint