The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Tyne and Wear region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 1 24 2
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -22
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 171 7 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.73% 3.35% 18.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 80.28% 17.95% 59.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 3 19
Average daily rate £245 £260 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £260 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £260 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £14.88 - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.41% +16.00%
Qualifications Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
213 39 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 39.52% 18.66% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 13 33
Average daily rate £245 £325 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.61% -9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -
Security Cleared
North East

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +19 170 £245 -5.76% 5
Gateshead - - - -
Security Cleared
North East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

1 159 (69.43%) SC Cleared
2 79 (34.50%) Windows
3 67 (29.26%) Microsoft
4 61 (26.64%) Oracle
5 52 (22.71%) UNIX
6 49 (21.40%) DV Cleared
7 48 (20.96%) ITIL
7 48 (20.96%) SQL Server
8 47 (20.52%) SQL
9 39 (17.03%) Active Directory
10 37 (16.16%) Windows Server 2003
10 37 (16.16%) VMware
11 35 (15.28%) Test Scripting
12 32 (13.97%) Finance
13 31 (13.54%) DHCP
14 28 (12.23%) HP
15 27 (11.79%) Service Management
15 27 (11.79%) VMware Infrastructure
16 26 (11.35%) Clustering
16 26 (11.35%) Java
16 26 (11.35%) .NET
17 25 (10.92%) SAN
17 25 (10.92%) CA
18 24 (10.48%) Solaris
18 24 (10.48%) RDBMS
18 24 (10.48%) Change Management
18 24 (10.48%) Relational Database
19 22 (9.61%) SharePoint
19 22 (9.61%) Linux
20 21 (9.17%) Manufacturing

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 22 (9.61%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.24%) MS Exchange
3 11 (4.80%) WebSphere
4 10 (4.37%) WebLogic
5 9 (3.93%) SAS
5 9 (3.93%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (3.49%) Tuxedo
7 6 (2.62%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.87%) Oracle UPK
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.44%) Documentum
9 1 (0.44%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.44%) FileNet
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 12 (5.24%) MS Office
2 11 (4.80%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.87%) MS Project
4 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (5.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.18%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.18%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.75%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.31%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.31%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (1.31%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.44%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.44%) Maximo
6 1 (0.44%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (13.54%) DHCP
2 25 (10.92%) SAN
3 20 (8.73%) DNS
4 7 (3.06%) LAN
4 7 (3.06%) VPN
5 5 (2.18%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (2.18%) NAS
5 5 (2.18%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.18%) VLAN
6 4 (1.75%) Firewall
6 4 (1.75%) IPsec
7 3 (1.31%) WAN
8 2 (0.87%) LDAP
9 1 (0.44%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.44%) SSL
9 1 (0.44%) SMTP
9 1 (0.44%) VoIP
9 1 (0.44%) X.400
9 1 (0.44%) Wireless
9 1 (0.44%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (20.96%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.48%) RDBMS
2 24 (10.48%) Relational Database
3 17 (7.42%) Oracle Database
4 10 (4.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (3.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (3.93%) DTS
5 9 (3.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (3.49%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 7 (3.06%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (3.06%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.87%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (0.87%) Base SAS
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.44%) DB2
10 1 (0.44%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 11 (4.80%) LoadRunner
2 8 (3.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (2.62%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (2.62%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (1.75%) JMeter
5 2 (0.87%) StarTeam
5 2 (0.87%) ProC
6 1 (0.44%) NWDI
6 1 (0.44%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 32 (13.97%) Finance
2 21 (9.17%) Manufacturing
3 18 (7.86%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.80%) Legal
5 8 (3.49%) Military
6 3 (1.31%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 40 (17.47%) Analyst
2 30 (13.10%) Developer
3 20 (8.73%) Project Manager
4 18 (7.86%) Support Engineer
5 16 (6.99%) Test Analyst
5 16 (6.99%) DBA
6 11 (4.80%) Wintel Engineer
7 10 (4.37%) Oracle DBA
7 10 (4.37%) Programmer
7 10 (4.37%) Desktop Support
8 9 (3.93%) Applications Support
9 7 (3.06%) Build Engineer
10 6 (2.62%) SQL DBA
10 6 (2.62%) Microsoft Developer
10 6 (2.62%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (2.62%) Support Analyst
10 6 (2.62%) SOA Developer
11 5 (2.18%) Performance Test Analyst
11 5 (2.18%) Business Analyst
11 5 (2.18%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (11.35%) .NET
2 15 (6.55%) Middleware
3 9 (3.93%) Oracle Fusion
3 9 (3.93%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.75%) J2EE
4 4 (1.75%) Java EE
5 3 (1.31%) Java EE 5
5 3 (1.31%) Java SE
6 2 (0.87%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (0.87%) Web Services
6 2 (0.87%) ADO
6 2 (0.87%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.44%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.35%) Clustering
2 8 (3.49%) Replication
3 7 (3.06%) Economics
4 6 (2.62%) Open Source
5 5 (2.18%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.75%) CLARiiON
6 4 (1.75%) PKI
6 4 (1.75%) Symmetrix DMX
7 3 (1.31%) Celerra
7 3 (1.31%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.44%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.44%) HACMP
8 1 (0.44%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 79 (34.50%) Windows
2 52 (22.71%) UNIX
3 37 (16.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (10.48%) Solaris
5 22 (9.61%) Linux
6 16 (6.99%) AIX
7 15 (6.55%) Windows 7
8 12 (5.24%) Windows XP
9 7 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (3.06%) HPUX
10 5 (2.18%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.75%) VME
11 4 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (20.96%) ITIL
2 35 (15.28%) Test Scripting
3 27 (11.79%) Service Management
4 24 (10.48%) Change Management
5 21 (9.17%) Integration Testing
6 18 (7.86%) Project Management
7 17 (7.42%) Migration
8 16 (6.99%) Incident Management
9 15 (6.55%) CRM
9 15 (6.55%) Problem Management
10 13 (5.68%) Change Control
10 13 (5.68%) Configuration Management
10 13 (5.68%) SOA
11 12 (5.24%) PRINCE2
11 12 (5.24%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (4.80%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (4.80%) Programme Management
13 6 (2.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 6 (2.62%) Workflow
14 5 (2.18%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 47 (20.52%) SQL
2 26 (11.35%) Java
3 20 (8.73%) C#
4 18 (7.86%) Shell Script
5 16 (6.99%) VB.NET
6 12 (5.24%) PL/SQL
7 11 (4.80%) C
7 11 (4.80%) COBOL
8 8 (3.49%) C++
9 7 (3.06%) PL/1
10 4 (1.75%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.87%) Perl
12 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.44%) Korn
12 1 (0.44%) PHP
12 1 (0.44%) VBA
12 1 (0.44%) MUMPS
12 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 159 (69.43%) SC Cleared
2 49 (21.40%) DV Cleared
3 16 (6.99%) Degree
4 13 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (3.06%) MCDBA
5 7 (3.06%) MCT
6 6 (2.62%) MCSE
7 3 (1.31%) OCAJ
7 3 (1.31%) PMP
7 3 (1.31%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.31%) OCP
7 3 (1.31%) OCA
7 3 (1.31%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.44%) GPEN
9 1 (0.44%) OSCP
9 1 (0.44%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.44%) IBM AIX Certification
9 1 (0.44%) CISSP
9 1 (0.44%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.31%) SLA
2 2 (0.87%) QA
3 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.44%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 39 (17.03%) Active Directory
2 27 (11.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.49%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (2.18%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.44%) KVM
6 1 (0.44%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (8.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 13 (5.68%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (4.37%) Unicenter
4 9 (3.93%) NetBackup
5 6 (2.62%) Data Guard
6 5 (2.18%) OpenView
7 4 (1.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 3 (1.31%) Netcool
9 1 (0.44%) SAP Afaria
9 1 (0.44%) MOM
9 1 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 67 (29.26%) Microsoft
2 61 (26.64%) Oracle
3 37 (16.16%) VMware
4 28 (12.23%) HP
5 25 (10.92%) CA
6 20 (8.73%) Veritas
6 20 (8.73%) Cisco
7 8 (3.49%) TIBCO
7 8 (3.49%) Red Hat
8 7 (3.06%) EMC
8 7 (3.06%) Curam
9 5 (2.18%) Splunk
9 5 (2.18%) IBM
10 4 (1.75%) Informatica
11 3 (1.31%) Fujitsu
11 3 (1.31%) JBoss
11 3 (1.31%) NetApp
11 3 (1.31%) ICL
12 2 (0.87%) Borland
12 2 (0.87%) Siebel
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