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 30 August 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 39 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 30.23% 8.57% 8.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 75.00% 36.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £423 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £362
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +10.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £35.50 £21.12
% change year-on-year
-2.81% +68.12%
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
52 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 40.31% 23.81% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 4
Median daily rate £420 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £305 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £447 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +6.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

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 30 August 2016, 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 85 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 33 (38.82%) Cisco
3 32 (37.65%) Oracle
4 29 (34.12%) Oracle Database
5 27 (31.76%) Windows
6 25 (29.41%) Unix
6 25 (29.41%) WebLogic
7 23 (27.06%) Oracle Database 10g
7 23 (27.06%) NetScaler
8 20 (23.53%) Oracle Applications
8 20 (23.53%) Wireless
8 20 (23.53%) Oracle EBS
8 20 (23.53%) Citrix
8 20 (23.53%) Oracle EBS R12
9 19 (22.35%) Data Guard
9 19 (22.35%) Database Tuning
9 19 (22.35%) Oracle RAC
9 19 (22.35%) Oracle Database 11g
9 19 (22.35%) Performance Tuning
9 19 (22.35%) Virtual Machines
9 19 (22.35%) Shell Script
9 19 (22.35%) Oracle Discoverer
9 19 (22.35%) Linux
9 19 (22.35%) Oracle 11i
9 19 (22.35%) Oracle Application Server
10 18 (21.18%) Presales
11 16 (18.82%) Juniper
12 14 (16.47%) VoIP
12 14 (16.47%) WAN
13 13 (15.29%) Oracle Certification

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 25 (29.41%) WebLogic
2 19 (22.35%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (3.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (23.53%) Oracle Applications
1 20 (23.53%) Oracle EBS
1 20 (23.53%) Oracle EBS R12
2 19 (22.35%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 23 (27.06%) NetScaler
2 20 (23.53%) Wireless
3 14 (16.47%) VoIP
3 14 (16.47%) WAN
4 13 (15.29%) LAN
5 12 (14.12%) DAB
6 7 (8.24%) VPN
7 5 (5.88%) Cisco Wireless
7 5 (5.88%) Ethernet
7 5 (5.88%) FCAPS
7 5 (5.88%) MPLS
8 4 (4.71%) 802.11
8 4 (4.71%) Firewall
8 4 (4.71%) Unified Communications
8 4 (4.71%) VLAN
8 4 (4.71%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (4.71%) WLAN
9 3 (3.53%) BGP
9 3 (3.53%) DNS
9 3 (3.53%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (34.12%) Oracle Database
2 23 (27.06%) Oracle Database 10g
3 19 (22.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 19 (22.35%) Oracle Discoverer
4 9 (10.59%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (9.41%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (9.41%) Oracle OWB
5 8 (9.41%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (8.24%) RDBMS
6 7 (8.24%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (12.94%) ClearQuest
1 11 (12.94%) JIRA
2 9 (10.59%) Jenkins
2 9 (10.59%) PVCS
3 7 (8.24%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (8.24%) Toad
4 6 (7.06%) Ant
4 6 (7.06%) Artifactory
4 6 (7.06%) Maven
5 5 (5.88%) Eclipse
5 5 (5.88%) JUnit
6 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (41.18%) Architect
2 21 (24.71%) Network Architect
3 20 (23.53%) DBA
4 19 (22.35%) SC Cleared DBA
5 18 (21.18%) Oracle DBA
6 13 (15.29%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 12 (14.12%) Developer
8 10 (11.76%) Cisco Architect
9 9 (10.59%) Designer
10 7 (8.24%) Cisco Network Architect
10 7 (8.24%) Citrix Architect
10 7 (8.24%) Network Engineer
11 6 (7.06%) Administrator
12 5 (5.88%) Citrix Specialist
12 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 5 (5.88%) Network Designer
12 5 (5.88%) Telecoms Architect
13 4 (4.71%) Consultant
13 4 (4.71%) Network Design Engineer
13 4 (4.71%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.59%) Apache CXF
1 9 (10.59%) Web Services
2 5 (5.88%) Hibernate
2 5 (5.88%) HTML
2 5 (5.88%) J2EE
2 5 (5.88%) JSP
2 5 (5.88%) Servlets
2 5 (5.88%) Spring
2 5 (5.88%) XML
3 4 (4.71%) 802.1X
4 3 (3.53%) OC4J
5 2 (2.35%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.06%) Data Centre
1 6 (7.06%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.71%) CMDB
3 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.76%) Windows
2 25 (29.41%) Unix
3 19 (22.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.35%) Database Tuning
1 19 (22.35%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (21.18%) Presales
3 13 (15.29%) Network Design
4 11 (12.94%) Defect Tracking
5 10 (11.76%) Customer Engagement
5 10 (11.76%) ITIL
5 10 (11.76%) Service Management
6 9 (10.59%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (10.59%) OO
6 9 (10.59%) OOP
6 9 (10.59%) UML
7 8 (9.41%) ITSM
8 6 (7.06%) ITIL V3
9 5 (5.88%) Migration
9 5 (5.88%) Risk Management
9 5 (5.88%) SFIA
10 4 (4.71%) Configuration Management
10 4 (4.71%) Network Management
11 3 (3.53%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.35%) Shell Script
2 10 (11.76%) SQL
3 9 (10.59%) Java
3 9 (10.59%) PL/SQL
4 5 (5.88%) C++
4 5 (5.88%) VB
5 3 (3.53%) C
6 2 (2.35%) R
Qualifications
1 85 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (15.29%) Oracle Certification
3 9 (10.59%) OCP
4 8 (9.41%) CCNP
4 8 (9.41%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (8.24%) Sun Certification
6 5 (5.88%) CCNA
7 3 (3.53%) CCDP
8 2 (2.35%) CCIE
8 2 (2.35%) Degree
8 2 (2.35%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.35%) JNCIP
8 2 (2.35%) OCPJP
9 1 (1.18%) CCA
9 1 (1.18%) CCDA
9 1 (1.18%) CCSE
9 1 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.18%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.18%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (22.35%) Oracle RAC
1 19 (22.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (22.35%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.18%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.18%) OpenView
Vendors
1 33 (38.82%) Cisco
2 32 (37.65%) Oracle
3 20 (23.53%) Citrix
4 16 (18.82%) Juniper
5 11 (12.94%) BT
6 10 (11.76%) Aruba
7 8 (9.41%) Brocade
7 8 (9.41%) EMC
8 5 (5.88%) CA
8 5 (5.88%) Capita
8 5 (5.88%) IBM
8 5 (5.88%) SevOne
8 5 (5.88%) TOWER Software
9 4 (4.71%) ServiceNow
10 3 (3.53%) Blue Coat
10 3 (3.53%) F5
10 3 (3.53%) Microsoft
10 3 (3.53%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.35%) Mitel
12 1 (1.18%) Riverbed