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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 10 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 84 53 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.67% 13.70% 25.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.42% 41.73% 56.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 40 44
Average daily rate £348 £365 £239
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.87% +53.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £248 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £451 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 13
Average hourly rate £47.50 £15.48 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+206.84% -38.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.90 £14.94 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.90 £16.02 £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+69.18% +39.55%
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
198 127 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 27.50% 32.82% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 75 83
Average daily rate £350 £347 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.72% +41.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £457 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 20
Average hourly rate £25.43 £14.80 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.79% -40.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.93 £11.75 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £16.16 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

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 5 February 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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -6 82 £350 - 6
Sunderland +3 2 £269 -36.01%
SC Cleared
North East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 162 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 60 (37.04%) ITIL
3 39 (24.07%) Microsoft
4 38 (23.46%) Windows
5 36 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 30 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (17.90%) Java
8 27 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 27 (16.67%) Service Management
9 26 (16.05%) Linux
10 25 (15.43%) Unix
10 25 (15.43%) SQL
10 25 (15.43%) Windows Server
11 24 (14.81%) Configuration Management
11 24 (14.81%) VMware
12 23 (14.20%) Oracle
13 21 (12.96%) SAN
14 20 (12.35%) HP
15 19 (11.73%) SQL Server
15 19 (11.73%) .NET
16 18 (11.11%) Solaris
16 18 (11.11%) Migration
16 18 (11.11%) DV Cleared
16 18 (11.11%) Test Scripting
17 17 (10.49%) Finance
17 17 (10.49%) Change Management
17 17 (10.49%) AIX
17 17 (10.49%) Web Services
18 16 (9.88%) MS Office
18 16 (9.88%) Problem Management

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.79%) WebLogic
3 9 (5.56%) CMS
3 9 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 6 (3.70%) Apache
4 6 (3.70%) Node.js
5 5 (3.09%) AquaLogic
5 5 (3.09%) JBoss
5 5 (3.09%) MQSeries
5 5 (3.09%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (3.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 5 (3.09%) Tuxedo
5 5 (3.09%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (2.47%) SAS
7 3 (1.85%) IIS
7 3 (1.85%) Jetty
7 3 (1.85%) nginx
7 3 (1.85%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.23%) CICS
Applications
1 16 (9.88%) MS Office
2 13 (8.02%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (8.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.62%) assyst
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.85%) Google App Engine
2 3 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.23%) HP Helion
3 2 (1.23%) Office 365
3 2 (1.23%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.62%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.96%) SAN
2 9 (5.56%) SSL
3 8 (4.94%) LAN
3 8 (4.94%) NAS
4 7 (4.32%) DHCP
4 7 (4.32%) DNS
4 7 (4.32%) Firewall
5 6 (3.70%) HTTP
5 6 (3.70%) WAN
6 4 (2.47%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.85%) FTP
7 3 (1.85%) IPsec
7 3 (1.85%) VPN
8 2 (1.23%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.23%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.62%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.62%) FWSM
9 1 (0.62%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.62%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 9 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.47%) MySQL
6 3 (1.85%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.85%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.23%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (1.23%) DB2
7 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.62%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.62%) OLTP
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.70%) StarTeam
1 6 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.47%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.47%) LoadRunner
3 3 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.85%) Subversion
4 2 (1.23%) HP UFT
4 2 (1.23%) JMeter
4 2 (1.23%) LoadUI
4 2 (1.23%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.62%) ERwin
5 1 (0.62%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.62%) WinRunner
General
1 17 (10.49%) Finance
2 6 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.47%) Marketing
3 4 (2.47%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.85%) Law
4 3 (1.85%) Legal
5 2 (1.23%) Electronics
6 1 (0.62%) Advertising
6 1 (0.62%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (23.46%) Developer
2 21 (12.96%) Analyst
3 16 (9.88%) Java Developer
3 16 (9.88%) Support Engineer
4 13 (8.02%) Architect
5 12 (7.41%) CRM Developer
5 12 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 9 (5.56%) NetBackup Engineer
6 9 (5.56%) NetBackup Support
7 8 (4.94%) Administrator
7 8 (4.94%) Microsoft Developer
7 8 (4.94%) Storage Engineer
8 7 (4.32%) Configuration Administrator
8 7 (4.32%) Service Architect
9 6 (3.70%) Operations Manager
9 6 (3.70%) Release Analyst
9 6 (3.70%) SAN Engineer
9 6 (3.70%) SAN Storage Engineer
9 6 (3.70%) Storage Support Engineer
10 5 (3.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.73%) .NET
2 17 (10.49%) Web Services
3 14 (8.64%) XML
4 13 (8.02%) J2EE
5 10 (6.17%) CSS
5 10 (6.17%) HTML
6 9 (5.56%) Middleware
7 8 (4.94%) Java EE
8 7 (4.32%) ADO.NET
8 7 (4.32%) ASP.NET
9 6 (3.70%) Servlets
9 6 (3.70%) XHTML
10 5 (3.09%) HTML5
10 5 (3.09%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 4 (2.47%) RESTful
12 3 (1.85%) Java EE 5
12 3 (1.85%) Java SE
12 3 (1.85%) JSP
13 2 (1.23%) AngularJS
13 2 (1.23%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.26%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.17%) Replication
4 9 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.94%) Celerra
5 8 (4.94%) CLARiiON
5 8 (4.94%) EMC VNX
5 8 (4.94%) Symmetrix
6 7 (4.32%) Data Structures
7 6 (3.70%) Clustering
7 6 (3.70%) N-Tier
8 5 (3.09%) Statistics
9 4 (2.47%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.85%) IBM Mainframe
10 3 (1.85%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.23%) AS400
11 2 (1.23%) HACMP
11 2 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (1.23%) Performance Metrics
11 2 (1.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (23.46%) Windows
2 26 (16.05%) Linux
3 25 (15.43%) Unix
3 25 (15.43%) Windows Server
4 18 (11.11%) Solaris
5 17 (10.49%) AIX
6 7 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.09%) OS/390
8 4 (2.47%) zOS
9 3 (1.85%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.62%) CentOS
11 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.62%) MVS
11 1 (0.62%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.62%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (37.04%) ITIL
2 36 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 30 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (16.67%) Service Management
5 24 (14.81%) Configuration Management
6 18 (11.11%) Migration
6 18 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 17 (10.49%) Change Management
8 16 (9.88%) Problem Management
9 15 (9.26%) CRM
10 14 (8.64%) Incident Management
10 14 (8.64%) Mentoring
11 12 (7.41%) Change Control
11 12 (7.41%) Release Management
12 11 (6.79%) Project Management
13 10 (6.17%) ITIL V2
14 9 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
14 9 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (5.56%) Test Automation
14 9 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (17.90%) Java
2 27 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 25 (15.43%) SQL
4 15 (9.26%) C
5 11 (6.79%) C++
6 8 (4.94%) C#
6 8 (4.94%) PL/SQL
6 8 (4.94%) Python
7 6 (3.70%) Perl
7 6 (3.70%) VB.NET
7 6 (3.70%) VBA
7 6 (3.70%) VBScript
8 3 (1.85%) COBOL
8 3 (1.85%) JCL
8 3 (1.85%) VB
9 2 (1.23%) Ruby
9 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.62%) Scala
10 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 162 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 6 (3.70%) BC Cleared
4 5 (3.09%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (3.09%) Degree
5 3 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.85%) OCA
5 3 (1.85%) OCAJ
5 3 (1.85%) OCP
5 3 (1.85%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.23%) IBM AIX Certification
6 2 (1.23%) MCSE
6 2 (1.23%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.23%) PMP
6 2 (1.23%) RHCE
7 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.62%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.62%) MCSA
7 1 (0.62%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.09%) QA
2 4 (2.47%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.85%) SLA
4 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.32%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (3.70%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.85%) Xen
5 2 (1.23%) GPFS
5 2 (1.23%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.23%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 1 (0.62%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.62%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (5.56%) HP UCMDB
1 9 (5.56%) NetBackup
2 7 (4.32%) Tivoli
3 5 (3.09%) WMI
4 2 (1.23%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 2 (1.23%) HP SiteScope
4 2 (1.23%) OpenView
4 2 (1.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (1.23%) Perfmon
4 2 (1.23%) Tivoli NetView
5 1 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.62%) Netcool
5 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.62%) StatsD
Vendors
1 39 (24.07%) Microsoft
2 24 (14.81%) VMware
3 23 (14.20%) Oracle
4 20 (12.35%) HP
5 13 (8.02%) IBM
6 11 (6.79%) Veritas
7 10 (6.17%) Axway
7 10 (6.17%) Red Hat
8 9 (5.56%) Cisco
8 9 (5.56%) Serena
9 8 (4.94%) EMC
10 6 (3.70%) Sun
11 5 (3.09%) Borland
11 5 (3.09%) Fujitsu
11 5 (3.09%) Metastorm
12 3 (1.85%) Google
12 3 (1.85%) McAfee
13 2 (1.23%) Informatica
13 2 (1.23%) SAP
13 2 (1.23%) Splunk
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