The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Sutton Coldfield 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 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 4 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 50.00% 80.00% 80.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.67% 100.00% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £431 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.40% +1.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £411 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £440 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £351 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.78% -6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -34.61%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Sutton Coldfield region.

Qualifications Category
Sutton Coldfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 75.00% 80.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 3
Average daily rate £438 £431 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £402 £85
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £440 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £18.00 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+10.61% -21.39%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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Daily Rate Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Sutton Coldfield

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Sutton Coldfield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Sutton Coldfield region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Sutton Coldfield

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Hourly Rate Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sutton Coldfield 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 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) TRIRIGA
3 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (33.33%) IBM
5 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
5 4 (26.67%) Military
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
7 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
7 2 (13.33%) UML
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) MS Project
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
7 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
7 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
7 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
7 2 (13.33%) Legal
7 2 (13.33%) Publishing
7 2 (13.33%) Validation
8 1 (6.67%) Migration
8 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
8 1 (6.67%) GIS
8 1 (6.67%) ESRI
8 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery

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Top Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sutton Coldfield 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.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Project
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (60.00%) TRIRIGA
General
1 4 (26.67%) Military
2 2 (13.33%) Legal
2 2 (13.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Programme Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Requirements Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Lead Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (13.33%) UML
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
4 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
4 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) ESRI
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix