The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 2 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 27 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 21.77% 6.90% 4.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 65.85% 57.14% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Average daily rate £286 £316 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +91.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.41% +16.00%
Qualifications Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
41 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 33.06% 12.07% 21.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 3
Average daily rate £321 £316 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.50% +91.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
Security Cleared
West Midlands

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 2014, 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 24 (88.89%) SC Cleared
2 15 (55.56%) PRINCE2
3 13 (48.15%) LAN
4 10 (37.04%) ITIL
5 6 (22.22%) Project Management
5 6 (22.22%) WAN
5 6 (22.22%) C
5 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (18.52%) Finance
7 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
7 4 (14.81%) Supplier Management
8 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (11.11%) Service Management
8 3 (11.11%) Windows
8 3 (11.11%) Citrix
8 3 (11.11%) VMware
8 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
8 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
9 2 (7.41%) Document Management
9 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
9 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (7.41%) Network Management
10 1 (3.70%) P3O
10 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (3.70%) Fujitsu
10 1 (3.70%) Customer Engagement
10 1 (3.70%) Change Management

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (14.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Project
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) LAN
2 6 (22.22%) WAN
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Project Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Project Leader
4 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Coordinator
4 3 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
4 3 (11.11%) Business Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Network Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Business Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Network Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) PMO Lead
6 1 (3.70%) PMO Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Service Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Junior
6 1 (3.70%) Junior Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) PRINCE2
2 10 (37.04%) ITIL
3 6 (22.22%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) Supplier Management
5 3 (11.11%) Service Management
5 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.41%) Document Management
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) Network Management
7 1 (3.70%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (3.70%) Change Management
7 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (88.89%) SC Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) P3O
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Citrix
1 3 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (3.70%) Fujitsu