The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 6 1 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 90 111 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 15.08% 23.37% 5.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 58.44% 79.86% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 91 6
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£339 £263 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% -1.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £425 £306
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £372
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 0
Average hourly rate £26.75 £34.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.02% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -22.41%
Security 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
154 139 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 25.80% 29.26% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 105 13
Average daily rate £325 £273 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.26% -8.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £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 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Security 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 Security Cleared across the Tyne and Wear region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Security 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 Security Cleared across the Tyne and Wear region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
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 -4 89 £339 +29.31% 4
Sunderland - 1 - -
Security Cleared
North East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 110 (61.80%) SC Cleared
2 61 (34.27%) ITIL
3 42 (23.60%) Windows
4 34 (19.10%) Java
5 32 (17.98%) SQL
5 32 (17.98%) HP
6 31 (17.42%) Microsoft
7 29 (16.29%) Linux
8 27 (15.17%) Service Management
8 27 (15.17%) Problem Management
9 25 (14.04%) Finance
9 25 (14.04%) Oracle
10 24 (13.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 23 (12.92%) UNIX
12 21 (11.80%) MS Excel
13 19 (10.67%) Migration
14 18 (10.11%) Windows Server 2003
14 18 (10.11%) Active Directory
14 18 (10.11%) Web Services
15 17 (9.55%) J2EE
15 17 (9.55%) WebLogic
15 17 (9.55%) Informatica
15 17 (9.55%) Configuration Management
15 17 (9.55%) Change Management
15 17 (9.55%) VME
16 16 (8.99%) Data Centre
16 16 (8.99%) Project Management
17 15 (8.43%) Middleware
17 15 (8.43%) Red Hat
17 15 (8.43%) COBOL

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (9.55%) WebLogic
2 11 (6.18%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.18%) AquaLogic
3 6 (3.37%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.81%) Tuxedo
4 5 (2.81%) Apache
5 3 (1.69%) CMS
5 3 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (1.69%) SAS
6 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.12%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (0.56%) Documentum
7 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.56%) IIS
7 1 (0.56%) Jetty
7 1 (0.56%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.56%) nginx
7 1 (0.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 21 (11.80%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.49%) MS Office
3 4 (2.25%) MS Project
4 3 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.37%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (2.81%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.25%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (2.25%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.69%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.56%) Google App Engine
1 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.43%) DHCP
2 14 (7.87%) DNS
3 13 (7.30%) SAN
4 11 (6.18%) LAN
4 11 (6.18%) WAN
5 10 (5.62%) Firewall
6 9 (5.06%) LDAP
7 6 (3.37%) Network Security
8 5 (2.81%) Internet
9 4 (2.25%) Junos
9 4 (2.25%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (2.25%) Structured Cabling
9 4 (2.25%) VPN
10 2 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.12%) VLAN
10 2 (1.12%) SSL
11 1 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.56%) IPsec
11 1 (0.56%) FTP
11 1 (0.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.43%) Oracle Database
2 13 (7.30%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (5.62%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.37%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.69%) MS Access
5 3 (1.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (1.12%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.12%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.56%) DTS
7 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.56%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 13 (7.30%) Ant
2 5 (2.81%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (2.81%) LoadRunner
3 3 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.69%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.12%) CppUnit
4 2 (1.12%) StarTeam
4 2 (1.12%) Selenium
4 2 (1.12%) GoogleTest
4 2 (1.12%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.12%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.12%) Rational Rose
4 2 (1.12%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.12%) Subversion
4 2 (1.12%) NUnit
5 1 (0.56%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.56%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (0.56%) JIRA
5 1 (0.56%) WATIR
5 1 (0.56%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 25 (14.04%) Finance
2 6 (3.37%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.25%) General Ledger
4 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.56%) Legal
5 1 (0.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (16.29%) Developer
2 20 (11.24%) Analyst
3 12 (6.74%) Wintel Engineer
4 11 (6.18%) Administrator
5 9 (5.06%) Network Engineer
5 9 (5.06%) Architect
5 9 (5.06%) Project Manager
5 9 (5.06%) Consultant
6 8 (4.49%) Support Engineer
7 7 (3.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (3.93%) Java Developer
7 7 (3.93%) Informatica Developer
8 6 (3.37%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (3.37%) COBOL Analyst
8 6 (3.37%) Service Manager
8 6 (3.37%) Release Manager
9 5 (2.81%) Service Analyst
9 5 (2.81%) Desktop Engineer
9 5 (2.81%) Desktop Support
10 4 (2.25%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.11%) Web Services
2 17 (9.55%) J2EE
3 15 (8.43%) Middleware
4 11 (6.18%) SOAP
4 11 (6.18%) JMS
5 9 (5.06%) JNDI
5 9 (5.06%) JDBC
6 6 (3.37%) Java EE
6 6 (3.37%) Spring
7 5 (2.81%) XML
7 5 (2.81%) .NET
8 2 (1.12%) RESTful
8 2 (1.12%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (1.12%) SAML
8 2 (1.12%) HTML
8 2 (1.12%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.56%) JSF
9 1 (0.56%) Servlets
9 1 (0.56%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.56%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.99%) Data Centre
2 15 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.74%) Clustering
4 7 (3.93%) Mainframe
5 6 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.81%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.25%) Economics
7 4 (2.25%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.69%) Replication
9 2 (1.12%) PDA
9 2 (1.12%) Derivative
9 2 (1.12%) CMDB
9 2 (1.12%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.12%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.56%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.56%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.56%) User Experience
10 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.56%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 42 (23.60%) Windows
2 29 (16.29%) Linux
3 23 (12.92%) UNIX
4 18 (10.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (9.55%) VME
6 15 (8.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (6.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (3.93%) Solaris
9 5 (2.81%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.56%) OS/2
10 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (34.27%) ITIL
2 27 (15.17%) Service Management
2 27 (15.17%) Problem Management
3 19 (10.67%) Migration
4 17 (9.55%) Configuration Management
4 17 (9.55%) Change Management
5 16 (8.99%) Project Management
6 13 (7.30%) Service Delivery
6 13 (7.30%) SOA
6 13 (7.30%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (6.74%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (6.74%) Validation
8 11 (6.18%) Change Control
9 10 (5.62%) Mentoring
10 9 (5.06%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (5.06%) PRINCE2
10 9 (5.06%) High Availability
11 8 (4.49%) Incident Management
11 8 (4.49%) Release Management
11 8 (4.49%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 34 (19.10%) Java
2 32 (17.98%) SQL
3 15 (8.43%) COBOL
4 13 (7.30%) Shell Script
4 13 (7.30%) PL/SQL
5 11 (6.18%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 5 (2.81%) C
6 5 (2.81%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.25%) C#
7 4 (2.25%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.69%) VB
8 3 (1.69%) C++
9 2 (1.12%) Scala
9 2 (1.12%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.12%) Ruby
10 1 (0.56%) Python
10 1 (0.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 110 (61.80%) SC Cleared
2 13 (7.30%) DV Cleared
3 9 (5.06%) Degree
4 5 (2.81%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.25%) ISEB
5 4 (2.25%) MCSE
6 3 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.69%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.12%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (1.12%) BC Cleared
7 2 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.56%) OCP
8 1 (0.56%) OCA
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.56%) OCAJ
8 1 (0.56%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.87%) SLA
2 9 (5.06%) QA
3 6 (3.37%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.69%) JSP 440
System Software
1 18 (10.11%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.81%) vSphere
4 4 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.69%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.12%) SRDF
6 2 (1.12%) XenApp
7 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (13.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 9 (5.06%) OpenView
3 3 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.12%) Puppet
4 2 (1.12%) SCCM
4 2 (1.12%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.56%) Unicenter
5 1 (0.56%) WMI
5 1 (0.56%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 32 (17.98%) HP
2 31 (17.42%) Microsoft
3 25 (14.04%) Oracle
4 17 (9.55%) Informatica
5 15 (8.43%) Red Hat
6 14 (7.87%) VMware
7 12 (6.74%) CheckPoint
8 11 (6.18%) Cisco
9 8 (4.49%) TippingPoint
9 8 (4.49%) Juniper
9 8 (4.49%) CA
9 8 (4.49%) EMC
10 5 (2.81%) F5
11 4 (2.25%) 3PAR
11 4 (2.25%) McAfee
11 4 (2.25%) SAP
11 4 (2.25%) ICL
12 3 (1.69%) Serena
12 3 (1.69%) Crossbeam
12 3 (1.69%) Riverbed
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