The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 Solihull 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 8 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 8 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 10.26% 6.19% 3.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 61.54% 33.33% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
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£580 £199 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+191.82% +20.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -8.69%
Qualifications Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
13 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 16.67% 18.56% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 2
Average daily rate £453 £248 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+82.82% -13.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
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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 29 July 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (53.33%) LAN
3 15 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 11 (36.67%) ITIL
5 10 (33.33%) WAN
6 6 (20.00%) Project Management
6 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 4 (13.33%) Supplier Management
8 4 (13.33%) Finance
9 3 (10.00%) IPsec
9 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
9 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
9 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (10.00%) Document Management
9 3 (10.00%) RIP
9 3 (10.00%) SNMP
9 3 (10.00%) C
9 3 (10.00%) MPLS
9 3 (10.00%) OSPF
9 3 (10.00%) BGP
9 3 (10.00%) Service Management
9 3 (10.00%) Network Management
9 3 (10.00%) HSRP
9 3 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
10 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (6.67%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Project
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) LAN
2 10 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (10.00%) IPsec
3 3 (10.00%) HSRP
3 3 (10.00%) RIP
3 3 (10.00%) SNMP
3 3 (10.00%) MPLS
3 3 (10.00%) OSPF
3 3 (10.00%) BGP
4 2 (6.67%) DAB
4 2 (6.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (6.67%) Essbase
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (10.00%) Coordinator
2 3 (10.00%) Architect
2 3 (10.00%) Consultant
2 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity Consultant
2 3 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
2 3 (10.00%) Business Consultant
3 2 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (6.67%) Senior Architect
3 2 (6.67%) DBA
3 2 (6.67%) Project Leader
3 2 (6.67%) Service Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (6.67%) Network Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Senior Business Consultant
3 2 (6.67%) Network Architect
3 2 (6.67%) Network Project Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Senior Network Architect
4 1 (3.33%) PMO Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Principal Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Solaris
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 11 (36.67%) ITIL
3 6 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (13.33%) Supplier Management
5 3 (10.00%) Network Management
5 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (10.00%) Document Management
5 3 (10.00%) Service Management
6 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) Migration
6 2 (6.67%) SOA
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.33%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Change Management
7 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) C
2 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (3.33%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle
1 2 (6.67%) Hyperion
2 1 (3.33%) Fujitsu