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 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 16 6 22
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 49 71 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.28% 15.04% 3.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.61% 51.82% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 59 2
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +118.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £195 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £425 £136
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £33.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.91% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £18.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+80.55% -16.27%
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
155 137 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 26.18% 29.03% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 106 13
Average daily rate £323 £273 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.53% -8.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £195 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £422 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £33.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.91% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.18%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
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Rank Change
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
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Last Year
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Newcastle upon Tyne -8 49 £300 +14.28% 1
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North East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

1 110 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 46 (41.82%) ITIL
3 28 (25.45%) Windows
4 25 (22.73%) Service Management
4 25 (22.73%) Problem Management
5 24 (21.82%) SQL
6 23 (20.91%) Linux
7 22 (20.00%) HP
8 21 (19.09%) Finance
9 20 (18.18%) Java
9 20 (18.18%) Oracle
10 16 (14.55%) WebLogic
10 16 (14.55%) Microsoft
11 15 (13.64%) SLA
11 15 (13.64%) Informatica
11 15 (13.64%) Configuration Management
12 14 (12.73%) Red Hat
12 14 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (12.73%) Oracle Database
13 13 (11.82%) Root Cause Analysis
13 13 (11.82%) Middleware
13 13 (11.82%) SOA
13 13 (11.82%) J2EE
13 13 (11.82%) Ant
13 13 (11.82%) Web Services
14 12 (10.91%) PL/SQL
14 12 (10.91%) Oracle Reports
14 12 (10.91%) MS Excel
14 12 (10.91%) Project Management
14 12 (10.91%) Shell Script

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 16 (14.55%) WebLogic
2 11 (10.00%) AquaLogic
3 4 (3.64%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.73%) Tuxedo
4 3 (2.73%) CMS
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.91%) Documentum
6 1 (0.91%) SAS
6 1 (0.91%) Apache
6 1 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (0.91%) Alfresco
Applications
1 12 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.45%) MS Office
3 3 (2.73%) MS Project
3 3 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.73%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.18%) LDAP
2 8 (7.27%) DHCP
3 7 (6.36%) DNS
3 7 (6.36%) LAN
3 7 (6.36%) WAN
4 6 (5.45%) SAN
4 6 (5.45%) Firewall
5 3 (2.73%) Junos
5 3 (2.73%) Internet
5 3 (2.73%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (2.73%) Network Security
6 2 (1.82%) VPN
6 2 (1.82%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (0.91%) VLAN
7 1 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.73%) Oracle Database
2 12 (10.91%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.73%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.91%) DTS
5 1 (0.91%) MS Access
5 1 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (11.82%) Ant
2 4 (3.64%) LoadRunner
3 3 (2.73%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.82%) Subversion
4 2 (1.82%) NUnit
4 2 (1.82%) CppUnit
4 2 (1.82%) StarTeam
4 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.82%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.82%) Rational Rose
4 2 (1.82%) GoogleTest
5 1 (0.91%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (0.91%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.91%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (0.91%) CruiseControl
General
1 21 (19.09%) Finance
2 5 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.82%) General Ledger
4 1 (0.91%) Legal
4 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.91%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (15.45%) Developer
2 9 (8.18%) Administrator
3 8 (7.27%) Wintel Engineer
3 8 (7.27%) Analyst
4 7 (6.36%) Consultant
4 7 (6.36%) Support Engineer
4 7 (6.36%) Architect
5 6 (5.45%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (5.45%) Network Engineer
5 6 (5.45%) Project Manager
6 5 (4.55%) Service Manager
6 5 (4.55%) Informatica Developer
7 4 (3.64%) Release Manager
7 4 (3.64%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (3.64%) Informatica Consultant
7 4 (3.64%) Wintel Support
7 4 (3.64%) Desktop Support
7 4 (3.64%) Wintel Support Engineer
8 3 (2.73%) Service Analyst
8 3 (2.73%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.82%) Middleware
1 13 (11.82%) J2EE
1 13 (11.82%) Web Services
2 10 (9.09%) SOAP
3 9 (8.18%) JDBC
3 9 (8.18%) JMS
3 9 (8.18%) JNDI
4 5 (4.55%) Java EE
5 3 (2.73%) XML
6 2 (1.82%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.82%) .NET
7 1 (0.91%) HTML
7 1 (0.91%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.91%) jBPM
7 1 (0.91%) Spring
7 1 (0.91%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.18%) Clustering
2 9 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.73%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.73%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.73%) Replication
4 2 (1.82%) Economics
4 2 (1.82%) PDA
4 2 (1.82%) Derivative
4 2 (1.82%) PKI
4 2 (1.82%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.91%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.91%) CMDB
5 1 (0.91%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.45%) Windows
2 23 (20.91%) Linux
3 14 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (9.09%) UNIX
5 8 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (5.45%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.64%) VME
8 3 (2.73%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.91%) Solaris
9 1 (0.91%) OS/2
9 1 (0.91%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (41.82%) ITIL
2 25 (22.73%) Service Management
2 25 (22.73%) Problem Management
3 15 (13.64%) Configuration Management
4 13 (11.82%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (11.82%) SOA
5 12 (10.91%) Project Management
6 11 (10.00%) Change Management
7 10 (9.09%) Validation
7 10 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 9 (8.18%) High Availability
8 9 (8.18%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (5.45%) Migration
9 6 (5.45%) Business Continuity
9 6 (5.45%) Incident Management
9 6 (5.45%) Mentoring
9 6 (5.45%) Change Control
10 5 (4.55%) Server Building
10 5 (4.55%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.82%) SQL
2 20 (18.18%) Java
3 12 (10.91%) PL/SQL
3 12 (10.91%) Shell Script
4 11 (10.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 5 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 5 (4.55%) C
5 5 (4.55%) COBOL
6 3 (2.73%) C#
6 3 (2.73%) C++
6 3 (2.73%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.73%) VB
7 1 (0.91%) Perl
Qualifications
1 110 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.64%) Degree
2 4 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (3.64%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.82%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.91%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.91%) APMP
5 1 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.91%) MCSE
5 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.91%) ISEB
5 1 (0.91%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.64%) SLA
2 6 (5.45%) QA
2 6 (5.45%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.82%) JSP 440
System Software
1 9 (8.18%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.55%) vSphere
4 4 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.82%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.82%) Xen
5 2 (1.82%) SRDF
6 1 (0.91%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 9 (8.18%) OpenView
3 2 (1.82%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (1.82%) HP SIM
3 2 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.91%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.91%) WMI
4 1 (0.91%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (20.00%) HP
2 20 (18.18%) Oracle
3 16 (14.55%) Microsoft
4 15 (13.64%) Informatica
5 14 (12.73%) Red Hat
6 9 (8.18%) CheckPoint
7 8 (7.27%) Cisco
8 7 (6.36%) VMware
9 6 (5.45%) EMC
10 5 (4.55%) TippingPoint
10 5 (4.55%) McAfee
10 5 (4.55%) Juniper
11 4 (3.64%) F5
12 3 (2.73%) Riverbed
12 3 (2.73%) Splunk
12 3 (2.73%) 3PAR
12 3 (2.73%) SAP
12 3 (2.73%) Citrix
12 3 (2.73%) Crossbeam
12 3 (2.73%) Serena
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