Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +3
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 58 28 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 52.25% 37.84% 69.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 79.45% 65.12% 87.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 103
Cumbria median daily rate £384 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.25% +42.86% -17.65%
10th Percentile £278 £363 £263
90th Percentile £464 £723 £570
North West median daily rate £408 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -9.44% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 4
Cumbria median hourly rate £45.00 £44.12 £52.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.01% -16.61% +228.98%
10th Percentile £31.25 £42.98 £48.41
90th Percentile £47.75 £45.45 £56.58
North West median hourly rate £42.50 £42.62 £32.76
% change year-on-year -0.27% +30.08% +82.00%

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 contract job vacancies advertised in Cumbria with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cumbria
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 73 43 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 65.77% 58.11% 79.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 112
Cumbria median daily rate £388 £488 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.51% +39.29% -17.65%
10th Percentile £246 £290 £264
90th Percentile £445 £711 £568
North West median daily rate £400 £423 £400
% change year-on-year -5.33% +5.63% +7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 22
Cumbria median hourly rate £45.50 £44.12 £47.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.14% -7.22% +28.51%
10th Percentile £29.38 £13.23 £29.72
90th Percentile £57.50 £83.93 £57.03
North West median hourly rate £38.75 £27.50 £30.52
% change year-on-year +40.91% -9.90% +52.60%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Cumbria

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cumbria.

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 6 months to 21 November 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
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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Barrow-in-Furness 0 29 £388 -20.51% 1
Whitehaven 0 2 £180 -64.00%
SC Cleared
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 58 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 36 (62.07%) SAP
3 19 (32.76%) ABAP
4 9 (15.52%) SAPUI5
5 8 (13.79%) SAP HR
6 7 (12.07%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (12.07%) SAP HANA
6 7 (12.07%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (10.34%) Firewall
7 6 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (10.34%) CCNA
7 6 (10.34%) Cisco
8 5 (8.62%) MS Exchange
8 5 (8.62%) ADSL
8 5 (8.62%) ISDN
8 5 (8.62%) LAN
8 5 (8.62%) WAN
8 5 (8.62%) Active Directory
8 5 (8.62%) MPLS
8 5 (8.62%) SAP BW
8 5 (8.62%) Juniper
8 5 (8.62%) CheckPoint
9 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
9 4 (6.90%) Time Management
9 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V
9 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (6.90%) SAP Fiori
9 4 (6.90%) Change Management
9 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management

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 5 (8.62%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (13.79%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) Firewall
2 5 (8.62%) ADSL
2 5 (8.62%) ISDN
2 5 (8.62%) LAN
2 5 (8.62%) MPLS
2 5 (8.62%) WAN
3 3 (5.17%) DHCP
3 3 (5.17%) DNS
3 3 (5.17%) Junos
3 3 (5.17%) NAS
3 3 (5.17%) SAN
4 2 (3.45%) Intranet
5 1 (1.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (12.07%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) SAP HANA
2 5 (8.62%) SAP BW
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 1 (1.72%) Finance
1 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Consultant
2 18 (31.03%) Developer
3 17 (29.31%) SAP Developer
4 14 (24.14%) SAP Consultant
5 11 (18.97%) ABAP Developer
6 9 (15.52%) Analyst
7 7 (12.07%) Business Analyst
7 7 (12.07%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
8 6 (10.34%) Business Consultant
8 6 (10.34%) HR Consultant
8 6 (10.34%) Network Engineer
9 5 (8.62%) SAP Business Consultant
9 5 (8.62%) SAP HR Consultant
9 5 (8.62%) SAPUI5 Developer
10 4 (6.90%) Functional Consultant
10 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
11 3 (5.17%) Process Analyst
11 3 (5.17%) Project Manager
11 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
12 2 (3.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) SAPUI5
2 4 (6.90%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.17%) Replication
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) Windows
1 3 (5.17%) Windows Server
1 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (6.90%) BPR
1 4 (6.90%) Change Management
1 4 (6.90%) ITIL
1 4 (6.90%) Process Management
1 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (6.90%) Time Management
1 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
2 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (5.17%) ERP
2 3 (5.17%) Process Improvement
3 2 (3.45%) Conceptual Models
3 2 (3.45%) Data Modelling
3 2 (3.45%) Data Protection
3 2 (3.45%) Demand Management
3 2 (3.45%) ETL
3 2 (3.45%) ETL Development
3 2 (3.45%) Programme Delivery
3 2 (3.45%) Programme Management
4 1 (1.72%) Migration
4 1 (1.72%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.76%) ABAP
2 2 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.34%) CCNA
2 6 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.17%) Degree
3 3 (5.17%) IIBA
3 3 (5.17%) JNCIA
4 2 (3.45%) CCIE
4 2 (3.45%) CCNP
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (62.07%) SAP
2 6 (10.34%) Cisco
3 5 (8.62%) CheckPoint
3 5 (8.62%) Juniper
4 4 (6.90%) VMware
5 3 (5.17%) Capita