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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 4 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 131 90 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 17.99% 22.67% 37.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 65.17% 68.70% 81.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 59 68
Average daily rate £350 £345 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +40.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £451 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +9.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 16
Average hourly rate £22.85 £14.40 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.68% -42.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £10.85 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £15.75 £27.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+54.54% +52.77%
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
201 131 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 27.61% 33.00% 45.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 74 85
Average daily rate £350 £350 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £461 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 20
Average hourly rate £20.68 £14.80 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.69% -40.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.67 £11.75 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.25 £16.16 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 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 -3 128 £350 +5.34% 5
Sunderland +1 2 £269 -36.01%
Security Cleared
North East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 164 (64.31%) SC Cleared
2 78 (30.59%) ITIL
3 63 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (21.57%) Microsoft
5 54 (21.18%) Java
6 53 (20.78%) Windows
7 45 (17.65%) Service Delivery
8 43 (16.86%) Linux
9 40 (15.69%) JavaScript
10 37 (14.51%) Unix
11 36 (14.12%) Service Management
12 35 (13.73%) Oracle
13 34 (13.33%) .NET
13 34 (13.33%) Windows Server
14 33 (12.94%) SQL
15 32 (12.55%) SQL Server
15 32 (12.55%) Configuration Management
15 32 (12.55%) VMware
16 31 (12.16%) HP
17 29 (11.37%) J2EE
17 29 (11.37%) BPSS Clearance
18 27 (10.59%) Web Services
18 27 (10.59%) Finance
19 26 (10.20%) Change Management
20 25 (9.80%) Solaris
20 25 (9.80%) Test Scripting
20 25 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
21 24 (9.41%) AIX
21 24 (9.41%) Migration
22 22 (8.63%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 20 (7.84%) WebLogic
2 16 (6.27%) SharePoint
3 14 (5.49%) WebSphere
4 13 (5.10%) CMS
5 10 (3.92%) Apache
6 7 (2.75%) IIS
6 7 (2.75%) JBoss
6 7 (2.75%) Node.js
6 7 (2.75%) Oracle Application Server
6 7 (2.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 7 (2.75%) SAS
6 7 (2.75%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (2.35%) AquaLogic
7 6 (2.35%) Jetty
7 6 (2.35%) MQSeries
7 6 (2.35%) nginx
7 6 (2.35%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.35%) Tuxedo
8 3 (1.18%) CICS
9 2 (0.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (8.63%) MS Office
2 19 (7.45%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.35%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.18%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.39%) assyst
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (1.96%) Google App Engine
2 5 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.57%) OpenShift
4 2 (0.78%) HP Helion
4 2 (0.78%) Office 365
5 1 (0.39%) GitHub
5 1 (0.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.63%) SAN
2 16 (6.27%) SSL
3 12 (4.71%) DHCP
3 12 (4.71%) DNS
4 11 (4.31%) FTP
5 10 (3.92%) LAN
5 10 (3.92%) TCP/IP
6 9 (3.53%) HTTP
7 8 (3.14%) Firewall
7 8 (3.14%) NAS
7 8 (3.14%) WAN
8 6 (2.35%) IPsec
9 5 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (1.57%) 3G
10 4 (1.57%) 4G
10 4 (1.57%) Internet
10 4 (1.57%) SSH
10 4 (1.57%) VPN
11 2 (0.78%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.78%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (12.55%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (4.71%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (3.14%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.75%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (1.96%) MySQL
8 5 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (1.57%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 4 (1.57%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.57%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.18%) DB2
10 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.78%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 9 (3.53%) StarTeam
1 9 (3.53%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.14%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.96%) LoadRunner
4 4 (1.57%) HP UFT
5 3 (1.18%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.18%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.18%) JMeter
5 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.18%) Subversion
6 2 (0.78%) Ant
6 2 (0.78%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.78%) ERwin
6 2 (0.78%) LoadUI
6 2 (0.78%) Selenium
6 2 (0.78%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.39%) CA Gen
7 1 (0.39%) eggPlant
7 1 (0.39%) JIRA
7 1 (0.39%) Log4j
General
1 27 (10.59%) Finance
2 7 (2.75%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.35%) Marketing
4 5 (1.96%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.18%) Law
5 3 (1.18%) Legal
6 2 (0.78%) Banking
6 2 (0.78%) Electronics
7 1 (0.39%) Advertising
7 1 (0.39%) Back Office
7 1 (0.39%) Military
Job Titles
1 62 (24.31%) Developer
2 34 (13.33%) Analyst
3 22 (8.63%) Java Developer
4 19 (7.45%) Architect
5 17 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 14 (5.49%) CRM Developer
6 14 (5.49%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 11 (4.31%) Microsoft Developer
8 10 (3.92%) Administrator
8 10 (3.92%) NetBackup Support
9 9 (3.53%) Business Analyst
9 9 (3.53%) NetBackup Engineer
9 9 (3.53%) Release Analyst
10 8 (3.14%) Senior Developer
10 8 (3.14%) Storage Engineer
11 7 (2.75%) Configuration Administrator
11 7 (2.75%) Operations Manager
11 7 (2.75%) Service Architect
12 6 (2.35%) SAN Storage Engineer
12 6 (2.35%) Storage Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (13.33%) .NET
2 29 (11.37%) J2EE
3 27 (10.59%) Web Services
4 22 (8.63%) XML
5 17 (6.67%) CSS
5 17 (6.67%) HTML
6 14 (5.49%) Middleware
7 11 (4.31%) ASP.NET
7 11 (4.31%) HTML5
8 10 (3.92%) Java EE
9 9 (3.53%) ADO.NET
9 9 (3.53%) Servlets
10 8 (3.14%) EJB
11 7 (2.75%) XHTML
11 7 (2.75%) XSD
11 7 (2.75%) XSLT
12 6 (2.35%) IBM Integration Bus
12 6 (2.35%) SOAP
13 5 (1.96%) JSP
14 4 (1.57%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 11 (4.31%) Clustering
3 11 (4.31%) Replication
4 10 (3.92%) Mainframe
4 10 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.14%) Celerra
5 8 (3.14%) CLARiiON
5 8 (3.14%) EMC VNX
5 8 (3.14%) N-Tier
5 8 (3.14%) Symmetrix
6 7 (2.75%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.75%) IBM Mainframe
7 5 (1.96%) Statistics
8 4 (1.57%) Social Media
8 4 (1.57%) User Experience
9 3 (1.18%) HACMP
9 3 (1.18%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.78%) AS400
10 2 (0.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 53 (20.78%) Windows
2 43 (16.86%) Linux
3 37 (14.51%) Unix
4 34 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 25 (9.80%) Solaris
6 24 (9.41%) AIX
7 11 (4.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (3.14%) zOS
9 6 (2.35%) OS/390
9 6 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (1.96%) Mac OS
11 4 (1.57%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.78%) MVS
13 1 (0.39%) CentOS
13 1 (0.39%) VME
13 1 (0.39%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (30.59%) ITIL
2 63 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 36 (14.12%) Service Management
5 32 (12.55%) Configuration Management
6 26 (10.20%) Change Management
7 25 (9.80%) Test Scripting
8 24 (9.41%) Migration
9 22 (8.63%) Problem Management
10 21 (8.24%) Mentoring
11 20 (7.84%) CRM
11 20 (7.84%) Release Management
12 19 (7.45%) Project Management
13 18 (7.06%) Change Control
13 18 (7.06%) Incident Management
14 16 (6.27%) Test Automation
15 15 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
16 13 (5.10%) Open Source
16 13 (5.10%) Scrum
17 12 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 54 (21.18%) Java
2 40 (15.69%) JavaScript
3 33 (12.94%) SQL
4 19 (7.45%) C++
5 17 (6.67%) C
6 16 (6.27%) C#
7 12 (4.71%) Python
7 12 (4.71%) VB
8 11 (4.31%) Perl
9 9 (3.53%) PL/SQL
9 9 (3.53%) VB.NET
9 9 (3.53%) VBA
10 8 (3.14%) COBOL
10 8 (3.14%) VBScript
11 5 (1.96%) JCL
12 4 (1.57%) ActionScript
12 4 (1.57%) PHP
12 4 (1.57%) Ruby
12 4 (1.57%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 164 (64.31%) SC Cleared
2 29 (11.37%) BPSS Clearance
3 22 (8.63%) DV Cleared
4 10 (3.92%) Degree
5 9 (3.53%) BC Cleared
6 5 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.96%) RHCE
7 4 (1.57%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.18%) IBM AIX Certification
8 3 (1.18%) ISEB
8 3 (1.18%) MCSE
8 3 (1.18%) OCA
8 3 (1.18%) OCAJ
8 3 (1.18%) OCP
8 3 (1.18%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.78%) MCDBA
9 2 (0.78%) MCT
9 2 (0.78%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (3.14%) QA
3 5 (1.96%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.18%) SLA
5 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 9 (3.53%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (2.35%) Xen
5 4 (1.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (1.18%) GPFS
7 2 (0.78%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.78%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 1 (0.39%) Time Sharing Option
8 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.39%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (3.92%) NetBackup
1 10 (3.92%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.96%) HP UCMDB
2 5 (1.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (1.96%) WMI
3 3 (1.18%) Netcool
3 3 (1.18%) Perfmon
4 2 (0.78%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 2 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.78%) HP SiteScope
4 2 (0.78%) OpenView
4 2 (0.78%) Tivoli NetView
5 1 (0.39%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.39%) StatsD
Vendors
1 55 (21.57%) Microsoft
2 35 (13.73%) Oracle
3 32 (12.55%) VMware
4 31 (12.16%) HP
5 20 (7.84%) IBM
6 15 (5.88%) Red Hat
7 13 (5.10%) Veritas
8 12 (4.71%) Axway
8 12 (4.71%) Cisco
9 9 (3.53%) Serena
10 8 (3.14%) EMC
10 8 (3.14%) Sun
11 7 (2.75%) CA
11 7 (2.75%) Fujitsu
12 6 (2.35%) Metastorm
13 5 (1.96%) Borland
13 5 (1.96%) Google
14 4 (1.57%) Informatica
15 3 (1.18%) Kofax
15 3 (1.18%) SAP
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