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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 12 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 83 53 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.50% 14.44% 9.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.22% 56.38% 29.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 44 8
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.76% -26.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £223 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £469 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 0
Average hourly rate £28.75 £18.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.40% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+118.05% -14.28%
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
223 94 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 30.89% 25.61% 31.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 77 27
Average daily rate £328 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.85% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £223 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £464 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 9 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £33.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.91% +59.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -9.52%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 30 July 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
on Same Period
Last Year
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -4 82 £314 -10.99% 3
Sunderland - 3 £283 -
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North East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 143 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 37 (25.87%) ITIL
3 36 (25.17%) Windows
4 30 (20.98%) SQL
4 30 (20.98%) HP
5 29 (20.28%) Linux
6 26 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 26 (18.18%) Finance
7 24 (16.78%) Service Management
8 20 (13.99%) Informatica
8 20 (13.99%) Java
8 20 (13.99%) Oracle
9 19 (13.29%) Web Services
9 19 (13.29%) SLA
10 16 (11.19%) Shell Script
10 16 (11.19%) J2EE
10 16 (11.19%) Problem Management
11 15 (10.49%) Oracle Database
11 15 (10.49%) PL/SQL
11 15 (10.49%) WebLogic
11 15 (10.49%) Ant
11 15 (10.49%) Change Management
12 14 (9.79%) Project Management
12 14 (9.79%) UNIX
12 14 (9.79%) Oracle Reports
12 14 (9.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (9.09%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 13 (9.09%) Data Centre
13 13 (9.09%) SOA
13 13 (9.09%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 15 (10.49%) WebLogic
2 11 (7.69%) AquaLogic
3 7 (4.90%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.10%) Tuxedo
5 2 (1.40%) CMS
5 2 (1.40%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (0.70%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.70%) Apache
6 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.70%) Documentum
6 1 (0.70%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (6.99%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.80%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (2.10%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.40%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.40%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.40%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.40%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.40%) HP Helion
2 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.09%) DHCP
2 12 (8.39%) DNS
3 11 (7.69%) LDAP
4 9 (6.29%) LAN
4 9 (6.29%) WAN
4 9 (6.29%) Firewall
5 5 (3.50%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.80%) VPN
6 4 (2.80%) SMTP
6 4 (2.80%) Ethernet
6 4 (2.80%) Network Security
6 4 (2.80%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (2.10%) Junos
7 3 (2.10%) VLAN
7 3 (2.10%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (2.10%) Internet
8 2 (1.40%) DWDM
8 2 (1.40%) BGP
8 2 (1.40%) SAN
8 2 (1.40%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.49%) Oracle Database
2 14 (9.79%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.10%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.40%) DTS
4 2 (1.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.70%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.70%) OLTP
5 1 (0.70%) MS Access
5 1 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (10.49%) Ant
2 5 (3.50%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.40%) NUnit
3 2 (1.40%) Subversion
3 2 (1.40%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.40%) ClearCase
3 2 (1.40%) Rational Rose
3 2 (1.40%) CppUnit
3 2 (1.40%) GoogleTest
4 1 (0.70%) Facilita Forecast
4 1 (0.70%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.70%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.70%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.70%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (0.70%) CruiseControl
General
1 26 (18.18%) Finance
2 5 (3.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.80%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.40%) Legal
4 2 (1.40%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.70%) Military
5 1 (0.70%) Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (12.59%) Developer
2 15 (10.49%) Project Manager
3 12 (8.39%) Analyst
3 12 (8.39%) Support Engineer
4 11 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
5 9 (6.29%) Network Engineer
6 7 (4.90%) Administrator
6 7 (4.90%) Consultant
7 6 (4.20%) Architect
8 5 (3.50%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (3.50%) Informatica Developer
9 4 (2.80%) Wintel Support
9 4 (2.80%) Desktop Support
9 4 (2.80%) Release Manager
9 4 (2.80%) Build Engineer
9 4 (2.80%) Wintel Support Engineer
10 3 (2.10%) Service Analyst
10 3 (2.10%) Test Analyst
10 3 (2.10%) DBA
10 3 (2.10%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.29%) Web Services
2 16 (11.19%) J2EE
3 13 (9.09%) Middleware
3 13 (9.09%) SOAP
4 11 (7.69%) JNDI
4 11 (7.69%) JDBC
4 11 (7.69%) JMS
5 3 (2.10%) XML
6 2 (1.40%) .NET
6 2 (1.40%) Java EE
6 2 (1.40%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.70%) jBPM
7 1 (0.70%) Spring
7 1 (0.70%) JSF
7 1 (0.70%) HTML
7 1 (0.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.69%) Clustering
3 7 (4.90%) PKI
3 7 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.50%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.80%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.80%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.10%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.40%) EMC VMAX
7 2 (1.40%) PDA
7 2 (1.40%) Derivative
7 2 (1.40%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.40%) Economics
7 2 (1.40%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.70%) IVR
8 1 (0.70%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.70%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.70%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 36 (25.17%) Windows
2 29 (20.28%) Linux
3 14 (9.79%) UNIX
3 14 (9.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (5.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (4.90%) Windows 7
6 7 (4.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.50%) VME
7 5 (3.50%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.40%) zOS
8 2 (1.40%) AIX
8 2 (1.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (25.87%) ITIL
2 24 (16.78%) Service Management
3 16 (11.19%) Problem Management
4 15 (10.49%) Change Management
5 14 (9.79%) Project Management
6 13 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 13 (9.09%) SOA
7 12 (8.39%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (7.69%) High Availability
9 8 (5.59%) Validation
9 8 (5.59%) Migration
10 6 (4.20%) PRINCE2
10 6 (4.20%) Integration Testing
10 6 (4.20%) Incident Management
10 6 (4.20%) Server Building
11 5 (3.50%) Requirements Analysis
11 5 (3.50%) Automated Testing
11 5 (3.50%) Release Management
11 5 (3.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (3.50%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 30 (20.98%) SQL
2 20 (13.99%) Java
3 16 (11.19%) Shell Script
4 15 (10.49%) PL/SQL
5 13 (9.09%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 12 (8.39%) Bash Shell
7 7 (4.90%) COBOL
8 3 (2.10%) VB
8 3 (2.10%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.10%) C
8 3 (2.10%) C#
8 3 (2.10%) C++
9 2 (1.40%) Perl
10 1 (0.70%) JCL
10 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 143 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.29%) Degree
3 7 (4.90%) DV Cleared
3 7 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.80%) MCSE
5 3 (2.10%) CCNP
5 3 (2.10%) CCNA
5 3 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.10%) PMP
5 3 (2.10%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.40%) APMP
6 2 (1.40%) ISEB
7 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.70%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.29%) SLA
2 4 (2.80%) QA
3 2 (1.40%) JSP 440
System Software
1 11 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.20%) Hyper-V
2 6 (4.20%) vSphere
3 4 (2.80%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.10%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (2.10%) Xen
5 2 (1.40%) SRDF
6 1 (0.70%) XenApp
6 1 (0.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 10 (6.99%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (5.59%) OpenView
3 4 (2.80%) WSUS
4 3 (2.10%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (2.10%) HP SIM
5 2 (1.40%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (1.40%) HP UCMDB
5 2 (1.40%) Unicenter
5 2 (1.40%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.40%) MOM
6 1 (0.70%) SCCM
6 1 (0.70%) SCOM
6 1 (0.70%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.70%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 30 (20.98%) HP
2 26 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 20 (13.99%) Oracle
3 20 (13.99%) Informatica
4 13 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.90%) CheckPoint
5 7 (4.90%) Juniper
5 7 (4.90%) Cisco
6 6 (4.20%) McAfee
7 5 (3.50%) TippingPoint
7 5 (3.50%) F5
7 5 (3.50%) IBM
7 5 (3.50%) EMC
8 4 (2.80%) Citrix
8 4 (2.80%) CA
8 4 (2.80%) VMware
9 3 (2.10%) Riverbed
9 3 (2.10%) Crossbeam
9 3 (2.10%) 3PAR
9 3 (2.10%) Symantec
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