The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security 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 Clearance
Rank 4 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 19 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 14.96% 4.23% 3.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.72% 30.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate - £363 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +45.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+51.78% +55.55%
Security 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%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Solihull region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Solihull region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 29 (59.18%) Cisco
1 29 (59.18%) SC Cleared
2 16 (32.65%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (32.65%) WAN
3 14 (28.57%) LAN
4 13 (26.53%) Juniper
4 13 (26.53%) Migration
4 13 (26.53%) Network Management
5 11 (22.45%) EMC
6 10 (20.41%) CA
6 10 (20.41%) Linux
6 10 (20.41%) CA Spectrum
7 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (18.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (18.37%) Windows
7 9 (18.37%) Red Hat
7 9 (18.37%) MPLS
8 8 (16.33%) CiscoWorks
8 8 (16.33%) CCNA
8 8 (16.33%) Solaris
8 8 (16.33%) Unix
8 8 (16.33%) Perl
8 8 (16.33%) VPN
8 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (16.33%) System Testing
8 8 (16.33%) e-Health
9 7 (14.29%) JNCIA
9 7 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
9 7 (14.29%) CCDP
9 7 (14.29%) Microsoft

Security 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 Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.16%) Skype for Business
2 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.65%) WAN
2 14 (28.57%) LAN
3 9 (18.37%) MPLS
4 8 (16.33%) VPN
5 7 (14.29%) BGP
5 7 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
6 6 (12.24%) PBX
6 6 (12.24%) X.21
7 5 (10.20%) VoIP
7 5 (10.20%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (8.16%) Wireless
9 3 (6.12%) Cisco Wireless
9 3 (6.12%) Skype
10 2 (4.08%) 4G
10 2 (4.08%) Firewall
11 1 (2.04%) 3G
11 1 (2.04%) DWDM
11 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
11 1 (2.04%) SSL
11 1 (2.04%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Designer
2 13 (26.53%) Network Designer
3 12 (24.49%) Architect
4 10 (20.41%) Network Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) EMC Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) Implementation Manager
7 5 (10.20%) Network Manager
7 5 (10.20%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Cisco Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Cisco Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Systems Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Systems Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Exchange Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Exchange Support
9 2 (4.08%) Solutions Designer
9 2 (4.08%) Support Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.04%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) e-Health
2 2 (4.08%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.04%) BBC
3 1 (2.04%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Linux
2 9 (18.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (18.37%) Windows
2 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (16.33%) Solaris
3 8 (16.33%) Unix
3 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Migration
1 13 (26.53%) Network Management
2 8 (16.33%) System Testing
3 7 (14.29%) Project Management
4 6 (12.24%) Knowledge Management
4 6 (12.24%) Risk Management
5 4 (8.16%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.12%) Change Management
6 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.08%) ITIL
7 2 (4.08%) Service Management
7 2 (4.08%) Stress Testing
7 2 (4.08%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.04%) BPMN
8 1 (2.04%) Computer Architecture
8 1 (2.04%) Network Design
8 1 (2.04%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) Perl
2 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (59.18%) SC Cleared
2 16 (32.65%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (16.33%) CCNA
4 7 (14.29%) CCDP
4 7 (14.29%) CCNP
4 7 (14.29%) JNCIA
5 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.08%) ISEB
5 2 (4.08%) ISTQB
5 2 (4.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) CA Spectrum
2 8 (16.33%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (2.04%) OpenView
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) Cisco
2 13 (26.53%) Juniper
3 11 (22.45%) EMC
4 10 (20.41%) CA
5 9 (18.37%) Red Hat
6 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 5 (10.20%) Brocade
8 4 (8.16%) F5
9 3 (6.12%) Aruba
9 3 (6.12%) Citrix
10 2 (4.08%) VMware
11 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
11 1 (2.04%) Ciena
11 1 (2.04%) Fujitsu
11 1 (2.04%) HP
11 1 (2.04%) Mitel
11 1 (2.04%) SevOne
11 1 (2.04%) Splunk