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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 3 1 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +23
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 92 169 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 16.49% 31.71% 3.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 62.59% 80.09% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 121 3
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£323 £240 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.58% -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.16 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £23.25 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+48.38% -19.82%
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
147 211 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 26.34% 39.59% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 145 13
Average daily rate £323 £245 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.83% -24.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £195 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £376 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -2 89 £323 +34.58% 10
Sunderland - 3 - -
Security Cleared
North East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 114 (60.96%) SC Cleared
2 64 (34.22%) ITIL
3 43 (22.99%) SQL
4 38 (20.32%) Windows
5 34 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 33 (17.65%) UNIX
6 33 (17.65%) Java
6 33 (17.65%) Service Management
7 32 (17.11%) MS Excel
7 32 (17.11%) HP
8 30 (16.04%) Finance
9 29 (15.51%) Linux
10 23 (12.30%) Oracle
10 23 (12.30%) Project Management
10 23 (12.30%) Problem Management
11 22 (11.76%) SQL Server
12 21 (11.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 21 (11.23%) Change Management
13 20 (10.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 19 (10.16%) Configuration Management
14 19 (10.16%) VME
15 18 (9.63%) Active Directory
15 18 (9.63%) COBOL
15 18 (9.63%) Web Services
15 18 (9.63%) Migration
16 17 (9.09%) VMware
16 17 (9.09%) Service Delivery
16 17 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
17 16 (8.56%) DV Cleared
17 16 (8.56%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 13 (6.95%) WebLogic
2 10 (5.35%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.35%) AquaLogic
3 7 (3.74%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.67%) Tuxedo
5 4 (2.14%) Apache
6 3 (1.60%) CMS
6 3 (1.60%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.07%) SAS
7 2 (1.07%) IIS
7 2 (1.07%) Oracle 10gAS
8 1 (0.53%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.53%) nginx
8 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.53%) Jetty
8 1 (0.53%) Documentum
8 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.53%) JBoss
8 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 32 (17.11%) MS Excel
2 16 (8.56%) MS Office
3 10 (5.35%) MS Project
4 3 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.07%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.07%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (3.74%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (3.21%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (2.67%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (2.67%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (2.14%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (1.60%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (1.07%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.53%) Google App Engine
1 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.02%) SAN
2 12 (6.42%) DNS
3 11 (5.88%) LAN
3 11 (5.88%) WAN
4 10 (5.35%) Firewall
4 10 (5.35%) DHCP
5 9 (4.81%) LDAP
6 6 (3.21%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (2.14%) SSL
7 4 (2.14%) Network Security
7 4 (2.14%) Junos
8 3 (1.60%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (1.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (1.60%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (1.60%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.07%) VLAN
10 1 (0.53%) IPsec
10 1 (0.53%) FTP
10 1 (0.53%) HTTP
10 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.95%) Oracle Database
3 12 (6.42%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (4.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (2.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.14%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (1.60%) MS Access
8 2 (1.07%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.53%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.53%) DTS
Development Applications
1 10 (5.35%) Ant
2 6 (3.21%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.21%) Eclipse
3 5 (2.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (2.67%) LoadRunner
4 3 (1.60%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.07%) ClearCase
5 2 (1.07%) Rational Rose
5 2 (1.07%) Subversion
5 2 (1.07%) NUnit
5 2 (1.07%) StarTeam
5 2 (1.07%) CppUnit
5 2 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.07%) Axure RP
5 2 (1.07%) GoogleTest
6 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.53%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (0.53%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.53%) Sahi
6 1 (0.53%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 30 (16.04%) Finance
2 5 (2.67%) General Ledger
3 4 (2.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.14%) Billing
4 3 (1.60%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.07%) Electronics
5 2 (1.07%) Military
6 1 (0.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (16.58%) Analyst
1 31 (16.58%) Developer
2 18 (9.63%) Project Manager
3 11 (5.88%) Service Manager
3 11 (5.88%) Administrator
4 10 (5.35%) Consultant
4 10 (5.35%) COBOL Analyst
5 8 (4.28%) Network Engineer
6 7 (3.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (3.74%) Applications Developer
7 6 (3.21%) Architect
7 6 (3.21%) Service Analyst
7 6 (3.21%) Release Manager
7 6 (3.21%) .NET Developer
7 6 (3.21%) Informatica Developer
8 4 (2.14%) Tester
8 4 (2.14%) Support Engineer
8 4 (2.14%) Developer Analyst
8 4 (2.14%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (2.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.63%) Web Services
2 15 (8.02%) Middleware
3 13 (6.95%) J2EE
4 11 (5.88%) .NET
5 9 (4.81%) SOAP
6 8 (4.28%) JDBC
6 8 (4.28%) JMS
6 8 (4.28%) JNDI
7 6 (3.21%) XML
7 6 (3.21%) ASP.NET
8 5 (2.67%) Java EE
8 5 (2.67%) CSS
9 4 (2.14%) HTML
9 4 (2.14%) MDX
10 1 (0.53%) FusionCharts
10 1 (0.53%) Java EE 5
10 1 (0.53%) JPA
10 1 (0.53%) RESTful
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.53%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.49%) Clustering
3 8 (4.28%) Economics
4 5 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.14%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.14%) Cryptography
5 4 (2.14%) Open Source
6 3 (1.60%) User Experience
6 3 (1.60%) Replication
7 2 (1.07%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.07%) CMDB
7 2 (1.07%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.07%) PDA
7 2 (1.07%) Derivative
7 2 (1.07%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.07%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.53%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.53%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 38 (20.32%) Windows
2 33 (17.65%) UNIX
3 29 (15.51%) Linux
4 21 (11.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (10.16%) VME
6 14 (7.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (6.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (4.28%) Solaris
9 4 (2.14%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.53%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.53%) OS/2
10 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.53%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (34.22%) ITIL
2 33 (17.65%) Service Management
3 23 (12.30%) Project Management
3 23 (12.30%) Problem Management
4 21 (11.23%) Change Management
5 19 (10.16%) Configuration Management
6 18 (9.63%) Migration
7 17 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 14 (7.49%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (6.95%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (6.42%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (5.88%) SOA
12 10 (5.35%) PRINCE2
12 10 (5.35%) Integration Testing
12 10 (5.35%) Change Control
13 9 (4.81%) Incident Management
14 8 (4.28%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (4.28%) Validation
14 8 (4.28%) Release Management
14 8 (4.28%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (22.99%) SQL
2 33 (17.65%) Java
3 18 (9.63%) COBOL
4 12 (6.42%) PL/SQL
5 10 (5.35%) C#
6 9 (4.81%) Shell Script
7 8 (4.28%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 7 (3.74%) VB
9 6 (3.21%) VB.NET
9 6 (3.21%) C
10 5 (2.67%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.67%) JavaScript
11 4 (2.14%) VBA
11 4 (2.14%) VBScript
12 3 (1.60%) C++
13 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.53%) Ruby
13 1 (0.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 114 (60.96%) SC Cleared
2 16 (8.56%) DV Cleared
3 7 (3.74%) Degree
3 7 (3.74%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.60%) BC Cleared
4 3 (1.60%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.07%) ISEB
5 2 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.07%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.53%) OCAJ
6 1 (0.53%) OCP
6 1 (0.53%) OCA
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.53%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.88%) QA
2 10 (5.35%) SLA
3 6 (3.21%) ISO 9001
4 4 (2.14%) JSP 440
System Software
1 18 (9.63%) Active Directory
2 16 (8.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.28%) vSphere
4 5 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.14%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.07%) SRDF
7 1 (0.53%) GPFS
7 1 (0.53%) Xen
7 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (10.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (4.28%) OpenView
3 4 (2.14%) WhatsUp Gold
3 4 (2.14%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.07%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.53%) Puppet
5 1 (0.53%) WMI
5 1 (0.53%) Unicenter
5 1 (0.53%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 34 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 32 (17.11%) HP
3 23 (12.30%) Oracle
4 17 (9.09%) VMware
5 15 (8.02%) Cisco
6 14 (7.49%) Red Hat
7 12 (6.42%) CA
7 12 (6.42%) Informatica
8 11 (5.88%) EMC
9 10 (5.35%) CheckPoint
10 9 (4.81%) Micro Focus
11 6 (3.21%) Juniper
11 6 (3.21%) McAfee
11 6 (3.21%) F5
12 5 (2.67%) 3PAR
12 5 (2.67%) TippingPoint
13 4 (2.14%) ICL
14 3 (1.60%) Splunk
14 3 (1.60%) Riverbed
14 3 (1.60%) Crossbeam
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