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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 519 63 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 36.89% 9.98% 13.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 60.35% 34.43% 50.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 42 50
Median daily rate £310 £300 £264
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +13.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £190 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £451 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 6 4
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £24.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.30 £17.08 £13.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £36.50 £35.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +100.00%
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
860 183 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 61.12% 29.00% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 99 97
Median daily rate £310 £338 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.14% +10.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £200 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 11 7
Median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -17.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £15.00 £13.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £41.30 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +34.00%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +9 514 £310 +3.33% 13
Sunderland 0 3 £263 -12.50% 1
SC Cleared
North East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 615 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 218 (35.45%) Windows
3 214 (34.80%) ITIL
4 179 (29.11%) Microsoft
5 164 (26.67%) HP
6 154 (25.04%) Active Directory
7 151 (24.55%) Windows Server
8 119 (19.35%) DNS
9 115 (18.70%) SQL
9 115 (18.70%) Degree
10 107 (17.40%) SQL Server
11 105 (17.07%) DHCP
12 103 (16.75%) VMware
13 99 (16.10%) Unix
14 98 (15.93%) Service Delivery
15 97 (15.77%) Linux
15 97 (15.77%) Citrix
16 96 (15.61%) Project Management
17 81 (13.17%) Oracle
17 81 (13.17%) BPSS Clearance
18 80 (13.01%) Computer Science
19 77 (12.52%) Windows Server 2008
20 76 (12.36%) Microsoft Certification
21 69 (11.22%) Windows Server 2003
22 66 (10.73%) Change Management
22 66 (10.73%) SAN
22 66 (10.73%) XenApp
23 64 (10.41%) Incident Management
23 64 (10.41%) MS Excel
24 63 (10.24%) SLA

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 35 (5.69%) SharePoint
2 31 (5.04%) MS Exchange
3 29 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (4.39%) IIS
5 21 (3.41%) Apache
5 21 (3.41%) Skype for Business
5 21 (3.41%) WebLogic
6 20 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (2.44%) OpenStack
8 9 (1.46%) JBoss
9 7 (1.14%) Office Communications Server
9 7 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (1.14%) WebSphere
10 6 (0.98%) CMS
10 6 (0.98%) IBM Notes
10 6 (0.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 6 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.98%) Tuxedo
10 6 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (0.81%) MQSeries
Applications
1 64 (10.41%) MS Excel
2 31 (5.04%) MS Office
3 8 (1.30%) MS Project
4 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (0.33%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.25%) Office 365
2 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.16%) HP Helion
4 1 (0.16%) IaaS
4 1 (0.16%) PaaS
4 1 (0.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 119 (19.35%) DNS
2 105 (17.07%) DHCP
3 66 (10.73%) SAN
4 55 (8.94%) TCP/IP
5 41 (6.67%) Firewall
6 37 (6.02%) WAN
7 29 (4.72%) LAN
8 14 (2.28%) VPN
9 13 (2.11%) Internet
10 12 (1.95%) SMS
11 11 (1.79%) Intranet
11 11 (1.79%) LDAP
11 11 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
12 10 (1.63%) 3G
12 10 (1.63%) SSL
13 9 (1.46%) HTTP
14 8 (1.30%) iSCSI
15 7 (1.14%) NetScaler
15 7 (1.14%) Skype
16 6 (0.98%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (17.40%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.69%) Relational Database
3 25 (4.07%) DB2
4 22 (3.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 18 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (1.79%) RDBMS
9 10 (1.63%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (1.46%) MySQL
10 9 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (1.14%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 7 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (0.81%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.65%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.49%) Big Data
14 3 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
15 2 (0.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (2.11%) Git (software)
1 13 (2.11%) MSI
2 12 (1.95%) Visual Studio
3 10 (1.63%) Subversion
4 9 (1.46%) StarTeam
5 7 (1.14%) LoadRunner
5 7 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 6 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (0.81%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.65%) Maven
9 2 (0.33%) Ant
9 2 (0.33%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.33%) Gradle
9 2 (0.33%) Grunt
9 2 (0.33%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.33%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.33%) Protractor
9 2 (0.33%) Selenium
10 1 (0.16%) Facilita Forecast
10 1 (0.16%) JIRA
General
1 54 (8.78%) Finance
2 16 (2.60%) Legal
3 6 (0.98%) Billing
4 5 (0.81%) Telecoms
5 4 (0.65%) Banking
5 4 (0.65%) Manufacturing
5 4 (0.65%) Marketing
6 3 (0.49%) Advertising
6 3 (0.49%) Law
Job Titles
1 55 (8.94%) Support Engineer
2 54 (8.78%) Architect
3 47 (7.64%) Analyst
4 34 (5.53%) Developer
5 31 (5.04%) Project Manager
6 30 (4.88%) Consultant
7 24 (3.90%) Administrator
8 23 (3.74%) Unix Engineer
9 22 (3.58%) DBA
10 19 (3.09%) Wintel Engineer
11 18 (2.93%) Desktop Support
11 18 (2.93%) Solutions Architect
11 18 (2.93%) Virtualisation Engineer
12 16 (2.60%) 3rd Line Support
13 15 (2.44%) SQL DBA
13 15 (2.44%) Test Analyst
13 15 (2.44%) Wintel Support
14 13 (2.11%) Linux Engineer
14 13 (2.11%) SC Cleared Project Manager
15 12 (1.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.39%) Middleware
2 17 (2.76%) .NET
2 17 (2.76%) Web Services
3 13 (2.11%) XML
4 11 (1.79%) J2EE
5 9 (1.46%) ASP.NET
5 9 (1.46%) HTML
6 8 (1.30%) ADO.NET
6 8 (1.30%) CSS
7 7 (1.14%) ISPF
8 5 (0.81%) AngularJS
8 5 (0.81%) Node.js
9 4 (0.65%) HTML5
9 4 (0.65%) IBM Integration Bus
9 4 (0.65%) XHTML
10 3 (0.49%) ADO
10 3 (0.49%) Java EE
10 3 (0.49%) OAuth
10 3 (0.49%) OAuth2
10 3 (0.49%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 80 (13.01%) Computer Science
2 45 (7.32%) Clustering
2 45 (7.32%) Management Information System
3 39 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (5.04%) Data Centre
5 29 (4.72%) Mainframe
6 18 (2.93%) Replication
7 13 (2.11%) User Experience
8 12 (1.95%) IBM Mainframe
8 12 (1.95%) Private Cloud
9 11 (1.79%) Economics
10 10 (1.63%) Fat Client
10 10 (1.63%) Thin Client
11 9 (1.46%) PKI
12 8 (1.30%) Data Structures
12 8 (1.30%) PMI
12 8 (1.30%) Visualisation
13 7 (1.14%) Cryptography
13 7 (1.14%) HACMP
13 7 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 218 (35.45%) Windows
2 151 (24.55%) Windows Server
3 99 (16.10%) Unix
4 97 (15.77%) Linux
5 77 (12.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 69 (11.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 61 (9.92%) AIX
8 43 (6.99%) Solaris
9 39 (6.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 30 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 25 (4.07%) Windows 7
12 12 (1.95%) zOS
13 9 (1.46%) Windows XP
14 8 (1.30%) Android
14 8 (1.30%) Apple iOS
15 6 (0.98%) HPUX
16 5 (0.81%) MVS
17 4 (0.65%) OS/390
18 3 (0.49%) Windows Phone
19 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (34.80%) ITIL
2 98 (15.93%) Service Delivery
3 96 (15.61%) Project Management
4 66 (10.73%) Change Management
5 64 (10.41%) Incident Management
6 52 (8.46%) Problem Management
7 48 (7.80%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (6.67%) Change Control
9 39 (6.34%) Root Cause Analysis
10 37 (6.02%) Release Management
11 36 (5.85%) Mentoring
11 36 (5.85%) Software Delivery
12 35 (5.69%) Configuration Management
12 35 (5.69%) High Availability
13 31 (5.04%) Service Management
14 29 (4.72%) Business Continuity
15 28 (4.55%) ITIL V3
16 26 (4.23%) Migration
17 22 (3.58%) Server Building
17 22 (3.58%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 115 (18.70%) SQL
2 56 (9.11%) PowerShell
3 48 (7.80%) Perl
4 42 (6.83%) VB
5 41 (6.67%) Shell Script
6 36 (5.85%) Java
7 30 (4.88%) JavaScript
8 24 (3.90%) VBScript
9 23 (3.74%) T-SQL
10 19 (3.09%) C#
11 14 (2.28%) C
12 13 (2.11%) Korn
13 12 (1.95%) Bash Shell
14 11 (1.79%) C++
15 10 (1.63%) C-shell
16 8 (1.30%) Python
17 7 (1.14%) JCL
18 5 (0.81%) PL/SQL
18 5 (0.81%) REXX
19 3 (0.49%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 615 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 115 (18.70%) Degree
3 81 (13.17%) BPSS Clearance
4 76 (12.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 34 (5.53%) MCSE
6 22 (3.58%) PMI Certification
7 17 (2.76%) PMP
8 13 (2.11%) RHCE
9 12 (1.95%) AAT
9 12 (1.95%) DV Cleared
9 12 (1.95%) MCP
10 10 (1.63%) MCDBA
10 10 (1.63%) MCTS
11 9 (1.46%) MCSA
12 8 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (1.14%) BC Cleared
13 7 (1.14%) CISSP
13 7 (1.14%) IBM AIX Certification
13 7 (1.14%) MCITP
14 6 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (10.24%) SLA
2 42 (6.83%) Disclosure Scotland
3 14 (2.28%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.98%) QA
5 2 (0.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 154 (25.04%) Active Directory
2 66 (10.73%) XenApp
3 54 (8.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 53 (8.62%) Microsoft App-V
5 42 (6.83%) XenDesktop
6 36 (5.85%) XenServer
7 20 (3.25%) Oracle RAC
8 19 (3.09%) Hyper-V
9 13 (2.11%) KVM
9 13 (2.11%) vSphere
10 11 (1.79%) Terminal Services
11 10 (1.63%) Samba
12 7 (1.14%) Firmware
12 7 (1.14%) GPFS
13 5 (0.81%) Time Sharing Option
13 5 (0.81%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 4 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
14 4 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 42 (6.83%) SCCM
2 37 (6.02%) Tivoli
3 26 (4.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 23 (3.74%) HP SiteScope
4 23 (3.74%) MOM
5 20 (3.25%) Microsoft Clustering
5 20 (3.25%) XenMobile
6 19 (3.09%) EMC NetWorker
7 18 (2.93%) SafeCom
8 17 (2.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 16 (2.60%) NetBackup
9 16 (2.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 14 (2.28%) Perfmon
11 12 (1.95%) EdgeSight
12 11 (1.79%) OpenView
13 7 (1.14%) HP Data Protector
14 6 (0.98%) Cisco IPCC
14 6 (0.98%) Oracle RMAN
15 5 (0.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 5 (0.81%) WMI
Vendors
1 179 (29.11%) Microsoft
2 164 (26.67%) HP
3 103 (16.75%) VMware
4 97 (15.77%) Citrix
5 81 (13.17%) Oracle
6 54 (8.78%) AppSense
7 44 (7.15%) Red Hat
8 42 (6.83%) ServiceNow
9 41 (6.67%) CA
10 39 (6.34%) IBM
11 34 (5.53%) SAP
12 29 (4.72%) ThinPrint
13 25 (4.07%) BMC
14 23 (3.74%) EMC
15 16 (2.60%) Symantec
16 15 (2.44%) Cisco
17 9 (1.46%) 3PAR
17 9 (1.46%) Axway
18 8 (1.30%) Brocade
19 7 (1.14%) Altiris
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