The first table below looks at the demand for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire 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 14 - 1
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 4 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 4.76% - 20.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.05% - 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £540 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.41% +16.00%
Qualifications Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
19 23 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 22.62% 21.50% 36.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 6
Average daily rate £456 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +18.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £277 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £475 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 1
Average hourly rate £24.25 £33.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.51% +127.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -
Security Cleared
West Midlands

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Worcestershire region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Worcestershire region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Security Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

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 Worcestershire 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
Worcester - 4 £540 -
Malvern - - - -
Security Cleared
West Midlands

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) CCIE
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) EMC
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) NetApp
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (60.00%) Lync
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (60.00%) FlexPod
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Afaria
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (20.00%) APMP
2 1 (20.00%) NWDI
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Open Text
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) DB2

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Lync
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) NWDI
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCIE
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Afaria
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) EMC
1 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) Open Text
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) SAP