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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 3 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 23 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 19.33% 6.78% 4.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 58.97% 57.14% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate £321 £316 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.50% +91.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-28.35% +25.62%
Qualifications Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
39 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 32.77% 11.86% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 4
Average daily rate £321 £316 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.50% +91.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £308 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £294
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £355
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
SC Cleared
West Midlands

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 April 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 24 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (62.50%) PRINCE2
3 13 (54.17%) LAN
4 10 (41.67%) ITIL
5 6 (25.00%) WAN
5 6 (25.00%) Project Management
5 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (20.83%) Finance
7 4 (16.67%) Supplier Management
7 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 3 (12.50%) C
8 3 (12.50%) Service Management
8 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
9 2 (8.33%) Network Management
9 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
9 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (8.33%) Document Management
9 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
9 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (4.17%) MS Project
10 1 (4.17%) MS Office
10 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
10 1 (4.17%) Change Management
10 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
10 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
10 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
10 1 (4.17%) Fujitsu
10 1 (4.17%) P3O
10 1 (4.17%) Customer Engagement

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) LAN
2 6 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Project Leader
3 3 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
3 3 (12.50%) Business Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Coordinator
3 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Network Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Business Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Network Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Junior
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.17%) PMO Manager
5 1 (4.17%) PMO Lead
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) PRINCE2
2 10 (41.67%) ITIL
3 6 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 3 (12.50%) Service Management
5 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
6 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.33%) Document Management
6 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Network Management
7 1 (4.17%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (4.17%) Change Management
7 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (4.17%) P3O
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Fujitsu