The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cumbria with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
North West / Cumbria
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 22 28 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 42.31% 60.87% 62.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.67% 84.85% 81.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 43
Median daily rate £425 £490 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.26% +29.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £348 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £647 £688 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +9.73% -3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 11
Median hourly rate £45.00 £47.00 £47.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.25% -0.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £45.80 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £47.00 £56.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £35.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.26% -1.38%  

SC Cleared is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Cumbria.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cumbria
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 33 33 94
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cumbria 63.46% 71.74% 76.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 45
Median daily rate £400 £490 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.36% +29.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £348 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £688 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 23
Median hourly rate £40.00 £47.00 £47.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.89% -0.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £45.50 £25.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.39 £58.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.10 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.62% +24.80%  

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Cumbria

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cumbria citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Cumbria

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SC Cleared in Cumbria.

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in Cumbria

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cumbria

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Cumbria over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared in Cumbria

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Cumbria.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in Cumbria

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cumbria

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Cumbria over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SC Cleared in Cumbria

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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
Barrow-in-Furness +3 9 - -
SC Cleared
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Cumbria region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 32 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (62.50%) SAP
3 11 (34.38%) Finance
3 11 (34.38%) Manufacturing
4 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (25.00%) SAP HR
4 8 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 8 (25.00%) SAP HANA
4 8 (25.00%) SAPUI5
4 8 (25.00%) Wireframes
5 7 (21.88%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 5 (15.63%) SAP BW
6 5 (15.63%) Oracle
6 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
7 4 (12.50%) LAN
7 4 (12.50%) WAN
7 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (12.50%) CCNA
7 4 (12.50%) Teamcenter
7 4 (12.50%) Firewall
7 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (9.38%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (9.38%) SAP CO
8 3 (9.38%) Cisco
8 3 (9.38%) Juniper
8 3 (9.38%) Project Management
8 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
8 3 (9.38%) SAP FI

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cumbria 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 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (25.00%) SAP HR
2 4 (12.50%) Teamcenter
3 3 (9.38%) SAP CO
3 3 (9.38%) SAP FI
3 3 (9.38%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (3.13%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Firewall
1 4 (12.50%) LAN
1 4 (12.50%) WAN
2 3 (9.38%) ADSL
2 3 (9.38%) MPLS
3 2 (6.25%) ISDN
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.13%) DHCP
4 1 (3.13%) DNS
4 1 (3.13%) Junos
4 1 (3.13%) NAS
4 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SAP HANA
2 7 (21.88%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 5 (15.63%) SAP BW
4 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
1 11 (34.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Consultant
1 18 (56.25%) SAP Consultant
2 8 (25.00%) HR Consultant
2 8 (25.00%) SAP HR Consultant
3 7 (21.88%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) SAP HANA Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Process Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) SAP Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) SAP FI Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Author
6 2 (6.25%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) SAP Business Process Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) SAP Functional Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Author
7 1 (3.13%) Programme Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.13%) SAP Financial Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
1 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) Wireframes
2 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
3 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 3 (9.38%) Project Management
5 2 (6.25%) Change Management
5 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.13%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (3.13%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.13%) Programme Delivery
6 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.13%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) CCNA
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.25%) CCNP
3 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.13%) JNCIA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) SAP
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle
3 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco
3 3 (9.38%) Juniper
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Progress
4 1 (3.13%) VMware