The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 8 December 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 4 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 242 75 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 21.38% 10.37% 11.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.73% 37.69% 31.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 43 52
Median daily rate £350 £320 £352
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £449 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £26.50 £22.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% +18.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.66 £24.00 £16.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.60 £43.60 £28.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.88 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-0.99% +107.53%
SC Cleared
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Qualifications Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
477 199 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 42.14% 27.52% 35.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 124 145
Median daily rate £350 £350 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 20 7
Median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +57.14%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +13 235 £350 +8.94% 6
SC Cleared
North East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 554 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 216 (38.99%) Windows
3 171 (30.87%) Microsoft
4 158 (28.52%) Windows Server
5 153 (27.62%) ITIL
6 147 (26.53%) Active Directory
7 135 (24.37%) HP
8 124 (22.38%) Linux
9 120 (21.66%) Unix
10 111 (20.04%) SQL
11 93 (16.79%) Oracle
12 90 (16.25%) DNS
13 87 (15.70%) SQL Server
14 78 (14.08%) BPSS Clearance
15 72 (13.00%) Migration
16 69 (12.45%) TCP/IP
16 69 (12.45%) Degree
17 68 (12.27%) VMware
18 62 (11.19%) DHCP
19 60 (10.83%) PowerShell
20 59 (10.65%) MS Excel
21 57 (10.29%) Solaris
22 56 (10.11%) VB
23 54 (9.75%) Perl
24 53 (9.57%) Windows Server 2003
24 53 (9.57%) Windows Server 2008
25 52 (9.39%) AIX
26 51 (9.21%) WebLogic
26 51 (9.21%) Service Delivery
26 51 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 51 (9.21%) WebLogic
2 31 (5.60%) SharePoint
3 30 (5.42%) MS Exchange
4 29 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 27 (4.87%) Skype for Business
6 21 (3.79%) Apache
7 19 (3.43%) Oracle Application Server
8 17 (3.07%) JBoss
8 17 (3.07%) OpenStack
9 16 (2.89%) IIS
10 15 (2.71%) iPlanet
10 15 (2.71%) Tomcat
11 13 (2.35%) SharePoint 2010
11 13 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
12 12 (2.17%) Office Communications Server
12 12 (2.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 11 (1.99%) WebSphere
14 9 (1.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 9 (1.62%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 59 (10.65%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.07%) MS Office
3 7 (1.26%) MS Project
4 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.72%) OpenText MBPM
2 3 (0.54%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 40 (7.22%) Office 365
2 20 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.26%) SaaS
4 4 (0.72%) IaaS
4 4 (0.72%) PaaS
5 2 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.36%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 90 (16.25%) DNS
2 69 (12.45%) TCP/IP
3 62 (11.19%) DHCP
4 45 (8.12%) SAN
5 44 (7.94%) Firewall
6 24 (4.33%) Skype
7 23 (4.15%) HTTP
8 22 (3.97%) Internet
8 22 (3.97%) WAN
9 20 (3.61%) LAN
9 20 (3.61%) LDAP
10 18 (3.25%) Intranet
11 16 (2.89%) HTTPS
11 16 (2.89%) Kerberos
12 12 (2.17%) iSCSI
12 12 (2.17%) NAS
13 8 (1.44%) X.500
14 6 (1.08%) 3G
14 6 (1.08%) SSL
14 6 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (15.70%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.87%) Relational Database
3 23 (4.15%) DB2
4 15 (2.71%) RDBMS
5 13 (2.35%) Oracle Database
6 12 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
7 11 (1.99%) MySQL
8 10 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.08%) SAP HANA
9 6 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.90%) BODI
10 5 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.72%) Big Data
12 2 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.36%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.36%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (1.99%) Git (software)
2 10 (1.81%) MSI
3 7 (1.26%) StarTeam
4 6 (1.08%) GCC
4 6 (1.08%) GDB
4 6 (1.08%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (0.72%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.54%) GitLab
7 3 (0.54%) HP UFT
7 3 (0.54%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.54%) JMeter
7 3 (0.54%) Maven
7 3 (0.54%) NMock
7 3 (0.54%) Protractor
7 3 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.54%) webpack
7 3 (0.54%) WiX
8 2 (0.36%) LoadUI
General
1 21 (3.79%) Finance
2 14 (2.53%) Manufacturing
3 6 (1.08%) Banking
3 6 (1.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.36%) Advertising
4 2 (0.36%) Billing
Job Titles
1 52 (9.39%) Architect
2 44 (7.94%) Support Engineer
3 34 (6.14%) Project Manager
4 30 (5.42%) Developer
5 23 (4.15%) Administrator
5 23 (4.15%) Analyst
6 22 (3.97%) Automation Engineer
7 20 (3.61%) Consultant
8 19 (3.43%) Active Directory Engineer
8 19 (3.43%) Technical Leader
9 18 (3.25%) Wintel Engineer
10 16 (2.89%) Unix Engineer
11 15 (2.71%) Service Architect
12 13 (2.35%) Solutions Architect
13 12 (2.17%) DBA
14 11 (1.99%) Desktop Engineer
14 11 (1.99%) SC Cleared Project Manager
14 11 (1.99%) Server Engineer
15 10 (1.81%) Messaging Engineer
15 10 (1.81%) Messaging Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (5.60%) Middleware
2 23 (4.15%) J2EE
3 20 (3.61%) .NET
4 19 (3.43%) XML
5 15 (2.71%) ASP.NET
6 9 (1.62%) Web Services
7 8 (1.44%) HTML
8 7 (1.26%) Node.js
9 6 (1.08%) IBM Integration Bus
10 5 (0.90%) AngularJS
10 5 (0.90%) CSS
10 5 (0.90%) OAuth
10 5 (0.90%) OAuth2
10 5 (0.90%) OpenID
10 5 (0.90%) Software Packaging
11 4 (0.72%) Spring
12 3 (0.54%) .NET Framework
12 3 (0.54%) Express
12 3 (0.54%) jQuery
12 3 (0.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.58%) Computer Science
2 41 (7.40%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (5.05%) Clustering
3 28 (5.05%) Data Centre
4 21 (3.79%) Management Information System
5 16 (2.89%) Replication
6 15 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (2.71%) Mainframe
7 13 (2.35%) Private Cloud
8 10 (1.81%) Public Cloud
8 10 (1.81%) Visualisation
9 9 (1.62%) Blackberry
9 9 (1.62%) PKI
9 9 (1.62%) User Experience
10 7 (1.26%) Fat Client
10 7 (1.26%) Hybrid Cloud
10 7 (1.26%) Thin Client
11 6 (1.08%) Economics
11 6 (1.08%) IBM Mainframe
11 6 (1.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 216 (38.99%) Windows
2 158 (28.52%) Windows Server
3 124 (22.38%) Linux
4 120 (21.66%) Unix
5 57 (10.29%) Solaris
6 53 (9.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 53 (9.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 52 (9.39%) AIX
8 28 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 26 (4.69%) Windows 7
10 25 (4.51%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (3.07%) HPUX
12 13 (2.35%) Android
12 13 (2.35%) Apple iOS
13 11 (1.99%) Windows XP
14 10 (1.81%) zOS
15 7 (1.26%) SUSE
16 6 (1.08%) OS/390
17 5 (0.90%) Windows 10
17 5 (0.90%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (27.62%) ITIL
2 72 (13.00%) Migration
3 51 (9.21%) Service Delivery
4 45 (8.12%) Incident Management
4 45 (8.12%) Project Management
5 43 (7.76%) Change Management
6 37 (6.68%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (6.32%) Change Control
8 31 (5.60%) Configuration Management
8 31 (5.60%) Root Cause Analysis
9 30 (5.42%) Load Balancing
10 29 (5.23%) High Availability
11 28 (5.05%) Problem Management
12 27 (4.87%) Software Delivery
13 24 (4.33%) Mentoring
13 24 (4.33%) Test Strategy
14 23 (4.15%) Server Monitoring
15 22 (3.97%) Quality Management
16 21 (3.79%) ITSM
16 21 (3.79%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 111 (20.04%) SQL
2 60 (10.83%) PowerShell
3 56 (10.11%) VB
4 54 (9.75%) Perl
5 47 (8.48%) Shell Script
6 39 (7.04%) Java
7 33 (5.96%) C
8 26 (4.69%) JavaScript
9 21 (3.79%) C#
10 16 (2.89%) VBScript
11 15 (2.71%) T-SQL
12 11 (1.99%) C++
13 8 (1.44%) Python
14 6 (1.08%) Jython
14 6 (1.08%) PHP
15 5 (0.90%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.90%) C-shell
15 5 (0.90%) Korn
16 3 (0.54%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.36%) Go
Qualifications
1 554 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 78 (14.08%) BPSS Clearance
3 69 (12.45%) Degree
4 47 (8.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (4.87%) MCSE
6 26 (4.69%) DV Cleared
7 13 (2.35%) AAT
8 10 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (1.81%) MCTS
9 8 (1.44%) ISTQB
10 6 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (1.08%) MCP
10 6 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
11 5 (0.90%) ISEB
11 5 (0.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 5 (0.90%) OCP
11 5 (0.90%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.90%) PMP
12 4 (0.72%) CCNP
12 4 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.42%) Disclosure Scotland
1 30 (5.42%) SLA
2 8 (1.44%) QA
3 7 (1.26%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.08%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.18%) COBIT
System Software
1 147 (26.53%) Active Directory
2 51 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (6.32%) Microsoft App-V
4 33 (5.96%) XenApp
5 18 (3.25%) Hyper-V
6 16 (2.89%) XenDesktop
7 15 (2.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 14 (2.53%) Firmware
8 14 (2.53%) XenServer
9 12 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 12 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
10 9 (1.62%) Oracle RAC
11 8 (1.44%) DFS Replication
12 7 (1.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 6 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (0.72%) KVM
14 4 (0.72%) Samba
15 2 (0.36%) ProxySG
15 2 (0.36%) Time Sharing Option
16 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 41 (7.40%) HP SiteScope
2 39 (7.04%) Tivoli
3 37 (6.68%) SCCM
4 21 (3.79%) MOM
5 15 (2.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 14 (2.53%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 13 (2.35%) Puppet
7 13 (2.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 10 (1.81%) EMC NetWorker
9 8 (1.44%) SCOrch
10 6 (1.08%) BladeLogic
10 6 (1.08%) Cisco IPCC
10 6 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
10 6 (1.08%) Microsoft Clustering
10 6 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (1.08%) WSUS
11 5 (0.90%) Control-M
11 5 (0.90%) Oracle RMAN
11 5 (0.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 5 (0.90%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 171 (30.87%) Microsoft
2 135 (24.37%) HP
3 93 (16.79%) Oracle
4 68 (12.27%) VMware
5 48 (8.66%) CA
6 40 (7.22%) Citrix
7 37 (6.68%) Red Hat
8 35 (6.32%) Cisco
9 27 (4.87%) AppSense
9 27 (4.87%) BMC
9 27 (4.87%) ServiceNow
10 24 (4.33%) F5
11 22 (3.97%) Sun
12 20 (3.61%) EMC
12 20 (3.61%) SAP
13 19 (3.43%) IBM
14 17 (3.07%) Veritas
15 15 (2.71%) TIBCO
16 9 (1.62%) Sybase
16 9 (1.62%) Symantec
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