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 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 616 108 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 43.78% 17.17% 22.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 71.63% 58.70% 82.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 64 82
Median daily rate £310 £325 £266
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +22.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £471 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.98% +11.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 7 7
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% -17.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.05 £13.50 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £35.30 £39.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £32.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+0.47% +36.84%
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
860 184 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 61.12% 29.25% 27.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 101 96
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 £198 £198
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 12 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 £13.65 £13.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £38.90 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +26.94%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 June 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 26 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 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 +2 611 £310 -4.61% 15
Sunderland -4 3 £263 -12.50% 1
Security Cleared
North East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 615 (81.03%) SC Cleared
2 256 (33.73%) Windows
3 254 (33.47%) ITIL
4 208 (27.40%) Microsoft
5 195 (25.69%) HP
6 172 (22.66%) Active Directory
7 171 (22.53%) Windows Server
8 140 (18.45%) Degree
9 139 (18.31%) DNS
10 133 (17.52%) Linux
11 131 (17.26%) SQL
12 129 (17.00%) Unix
13 120 (15.81%) VMware
14 119 (15.68%) DHCP
15 118 (15.55%) SQL Server
16 117 (15.42%) Project Management
17 114 (15.02%) BPSS Clearance
18 113 (14.89%) Service Delivery
19 111 (14.62%) Citrix
20 102 (13.44%) Oracle
21 93 (12.25%) Computer Science
22 91 (11.99%) Windows Server 2008
23 87 (11.46%) Microsoft Certification
24 83 (10.94%) SAN
25 82 (10.80%) Windows Server 2003
25 82 (10.80%) AIX
26 78 (10.28%) Change Management
27 77 (10.14%) XenApp
28 76 (10.01%) MS Excel
29 75 (9.88%) Incident Management

Security 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 42 (5.53%) SharePoint
2 39 (5.14%) MS Exchange
3 35 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (4.35%) WebLogic
5 30 (3.95%) IIS
6 29 (3.82%) Apache
7 26 (3.43%) Skype for Business
8 25 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2013
9 22 (2.90%) OpenStack
10 13 (1.71%) JBoss
11 9 (1.19%) Office Communications Server
11 9 (1.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 9 (1.19%) WebSphere
12 8 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
12 8 (1.05%) Tuxedo
12 8 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
13 7 (0.92%) IBM Notes
13 7 (0.92%) MQSeries
13 7 (0.92%) Oracle Application Server
13 7 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 76 (10.01%) MS Excel
2 38 (5.01%) MS Office
3 11 (1.45%) MS Project
4 3 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.66%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (0.53%) OpenText MBPM
4 3 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.26%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.03%) Office 365
2 4 (0.53%) IaaS
3 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.26%) PaaS
4 2 (0.26%) SaaS
5 1 (0.13%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 139 (18.31%) DNS
2 119 (15.68%) DHCP
3 83 (10.94%) SAN
4 66 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 47 (6.19%) Firewall
5 47 (6.19%) WAN
6 34 (4.48%) LAN
7 21 (2.77%) Internet
8 17 (2.24%) SSL
9 16 (2.11%) VPN
9 16 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
10 15 (1.98%) 3G
11 14 (1.84%) LDAP
11 14 (1.84%) SMS
12 13 (1.71%) HTTP
12 13 (1.71%) iSCSI
13 11 (1.45%) Intranet
13 11 (1.45%) Skype
14 8 (1.05%) HTTPS
15 7 (0.92%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (15.55%) SQL Server
2 42 (5.53%) Relational Database
3 27 (3.56%) DB2
4 24 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (2.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (1.84%) Oracle Database
8 13 (1.71%) RDBMS
8 13 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
9 11 (1.45%) MySQL
10 10 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (0.92%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 7 (0.92%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (0.66%) MongoDB
12 5 (0.66%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.53%) Big Data
13 4 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 16 (2.11%) MSI
1 16 (2.11%) StarTeam
2 15 (1.98%) Visual Studio
3 14 (1.84%) Git (software)
4 10 (1.32%) Subversion
5 7 (0.92%) LoadRunner
5 7 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 7 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (0.79%) Ant
6 6 (0.79%) Eclipse
7 5 (0.66%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.53%) HP UFT
8 4 (0.53%) Maven
9 3 (0.40%) Protractor
10 2 (0.26%) CA Gen
10 2 (0.26%) Gradle
10 2 (0.26%) Grunt
10 2 (0.26%) JIRA
10 2 (0.26%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (0.26%) Selenium
General
1 67 (8.83%) Finance
2 22 (2.90%) Legal
3 6 (0.79%) Billing
4 5 (0.66%) Banking
4 5 (0.66%) Manufacturing
4 5 (0.66%) Marketing
4 5 (0.66%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.40%) Advertising
5 3 (0.40%) Law
6 2 (0.26%) Military
7 1 (0.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 67 (8.83%) Support Engineer
2 63 (8.30%) Architect
3 61 (8.04%) Analyst
4 48 (6.32%) Developer
5 43 (5.67%) Project Manager
6 39 (5.14%) Consultant
7 37 (4.87%) Administrator
8 28 (3.69%) Unix Engineer
9 23 (3.03%) DBA
10 22 (2.90%) Solutions Architect
11 21 (2.77%) Desktop Support
12 20 (2.64%) 3rd Line Support
12 20 (2.64%) Linux Engineer
12 20 (2.64%) Wintel Engineer
13 19 (2.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
14 16 (2.11%) SQL DBA
14 16 (2.11%) Wintel Support
15 15 (1.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 15 (1.98%) Linux Administrator
15 15 (1.98%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (4.87%) Middleware
2 24 (3.16%) Web Services
3 23 (3.03%) J2EE
4 22 (2.90%) .NET
5 20 (2.64%) XML
6 13 (1.71%) HTML
7 12 (1.58%) CSS
8 11 (1.45%) ASP.NET
9 10 (1.32%) ADO.NET
10 7 (0.92%) EJB
10 7 (0.92%) ISPF
11 6 (0.79%) AngularJS
11 6 (0.79%) IBM Integration Bus
11 6 (0.79%) JSP
11 6 (0.79%) Node.js
12 5 (0.66%) HTML5
12 5 (0.66%) XHTML
13 4 (0.53%) Swing
13 4 (0.53%) XSD
13 4 (0.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 93 (12.25%) Computer Science
2 53 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 51 (6.72%) Clustering
4 35 (4.61%) Data Centre
5 34 (4.48%) Mainframe
6 22 (2.90%) User Experience
7 19 (2.50%) Replication
8 18 (2.37%) Private Cloud
9 15 (1.98%) Fat Client
9 15 (1.98%) Thin Client
10 12 (1.58%) Economics
10 12 (1.58%) IBM Mainframe
11 10 (1.32%) PKI
11 10 (1.32%) PMI
11 10 (1.32%) Visualisation
12 9 (1.19%) HACMP
13 8 (1.05%) Data Structures
14 7 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
14 7 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 256 (33.73%) Windows
2 171 (22.53%) Windows Server
3 133 (17.52%) Linux
4 129 (17.00%) Unix
5 91 (11.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 82 (10.80%) AIX
6 82 (10.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 57 (7.51%) Solaris
8 53 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 34 (4.48%) Windows 7
10 32 (4.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (1.84%) zOS
12 13 (1.71%) HPUX
13 11 (1.45%) Windows XP
14 10 (1.32%) Android
14 10 (1.32%) Apple iOS
15 6 (0.79%) OS/390
16 5 (0.66%) MVS
17 4 (0.53%) Windows 10
17 4 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (33.47%) ITIL
2 117 (15.42%) Project Management
3 113 (14.89%) Service Delivery
4 78 (10.28%) Change Management
5 75 (9.88%) Incident Management
6 74 (9.75%) Agile Software Development
7 60 (7.91%) Problem Management
8 51 (6.72%) Root Cause Analysis
9 48 (6.32%) Release Management
10 47 (6.19%) Software Delivery
11 44 (5.80%) Change Control
11 44 (5.80%) Configuration Management
12 43 (5.67%) High Availability
12 43 (5.67%) Mentoring
13 38 (5.01%) Service Management
14 37 (4.87%) Migration
15 32 (4.22%) ITIL V3
16 31 (4.08%) Business Continuity
17 27 (3.56%) Matrix Organization
18 25 (3.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 131 (17.26%) SQL
2 64 (8.43%) PowerShell
3 60 (7.91%) Perl
4 54 (7.11%) Java
5 50 (6.59%) Shell Script
6 49 (6.46%) VB
7 37 (4.87%) JavaScript
8 29 (3.82%) VBScript
9 26 (3.43%) T-SQL
10 24 (3.16%) C#
11 19 (2.50%) Bash Shell
11 19 (2.50%) Korn
12 18 (2.37%) C
13 15 (1.98%) C++
13 15 (1.98%) C-shell
14 12 (1.58%) Python
15 9 (1.19%) JCL
16 8 (1.05%) COBOL
17 5 (0.66%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.66%) REXX
Qualifications
1 615 (81.03%) SC Cleared
2 140 (18.45%) Degree
3 114 (15.02%) BPSS Clearance
4 87 (11.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 40 (5.27%) MCSE
6 28 (3.69%) PMI Certification
7 26 (3.43%) DV Cleared
8 21 (2.77%) PMP
8 21 (2.77%) RHCE
9 18 (2.37%) AAT
10 14 (1.84%) MCP
11 12 (1.58%) BC Cleared
12 11 (1.45%) MCDBA
12 11 (1.45%) MCTS
13 9 (1.19%) IBM AIX Certification
13 9 (1.19%) MCSA
14 8 (1.05%) CISSP
14 8 (1.05%) MCITP
14 8 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (9.49%) SLA
2 60 (7.91%) Disclosure Scotland
3 15 (1.98%) ISO 9001
4 9 (1.19%) QA
5 2 (0.26%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.13%) GPG13
6 1 (0.13%) WAI
6 1 (0.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 172 (22.66%) Active Directory
2 77 (10.14%) XenApp
3 65 (8.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 64 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 47 (6.19%) XenDesktop
6 41 (5.40%) XenServer
7 25 (3.29%) Oracle RAC
8 22 (2.90%) Hyper-V
9 18 (2.37%) KVM
10 15 (1.98%) Samba
11 13 (1.71%) vSphere
12 12 (1.58%) Terminal Services
13 9 (1.19%) Firmware
13 9 (1.19%) GPFS
14 5 (0.66%) Time Sharing Option
14 5 (0.66%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 4 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
15 4 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 54 (7.11%) SCCM
2 43 (5.67%) Tivoli
3 33 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 29 (3.82%) HP SiteScope
5 26 (3.43%) MOM
6 23 (3.03%) EMC NetWorker
7 22 (2.90%) Microsoft Clustering
7 22 (2.90%) XenMobile
8 21 (2.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 19 (2.50%) SafeCom
10 18 (2.37%) NetBackup
10 18 (2.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 15 (1.98%) Perfmon
12 13 (1.71%) EdgeSight
12 13 (1.71%) OpenView
13 9 (1.19%) HP Data Protector
14 7 (0.92%) Oracle RMAN
14 7 (0.92%) Puppet
15 6 (0.79%) Cisco IPCC
15 6 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 208 (27.40%) Microsoft
2 195 (25.69%) HP
3 120 (15.81%) VMware
4 111 (14.62%) Citrix
5 102 (13.44%) Oracle
6 64 (8.43%) AppSense
7 60 (7.91%) Red Hat
8 54 (7.11%) IBM
9 50 (6.59%) CA
10 45 (5.93%) ServiceNow
11 38 (5.01%) SAP
12 35 (4.61%) ThinPrint
13 28 (3.69%) BMC
13 28 (3.69%) EMC
14 20 (2.64%) Symantec
15 19 (2.50%) Cisco
16 11 (1.45%) Axway
17 10 (1.32%) 3PAR
17 10 (1.32%) Intel Security
17 10 (1.32%) TIBCO
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