The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cumbria with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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 Clearance
North West / Cumbria
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 23 29 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 45.10% 64.44% 67.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 71.88% 90.63% 87.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 47
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 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £647 £688 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £383 £390
% change year-on-year +7.18% -1.98%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 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 £45.95 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £47.27 £56.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.66 £31.95
% change year-on-year +14.83% +2.20%  

Security 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 32 32 91
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cumbria 62.75% 71.11% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 47
Median daily rate £400 £490 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.36% +27.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £348 £262
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 21
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 £22.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.39 £56.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Cumbria

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Cumbria

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Cumbria

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cumbria

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Cumbria over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Cumbria

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Cumbria

Security Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cumbria

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Cumbria over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Security Cleared in Cumbria

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 25 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 +1 8 - -
Security Cleared
North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 32 (88.89%) SC Cleared
2 21 (58.33%) SAP
3 12 (33.33%) Finance
3 12 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 9 (25.00%) SAP HR
4 9 (25.00%) SAPUI5
4 9 (25.00%) Wireframes
5 8 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 8 (22.22%) SAP HANA
5 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (19.44%) Oracle
6 7 (19.44%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
7 5 (13.89%) SAP BW
8 4 (11.11%) Firewall
8 4 (11.11%) CCNA
8 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
8 4 (11.11%) Teamcenter
8 4 (11.11%) LAN
8 4 (11.11%) WAN
8 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (8.33%) SAP CO
9 3 (8.33%) Juniper
9 3 (8.33%) Cisco
9 3 (8.33%) CheckPoint
9 3 (8.33%) SAP FI
9 3 (8.33%) MPLS
9 3 (8.33%) Primavera

Security 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 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (25.00%) SAP HR
2 4 (11.11%) Teamcenter
3 3 (8.33%) Primavera
3 3 (8.33%) SAP CO
3 3 (8.33%) SAP FI
3 3 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Firewall
1 4 (11.11%) LAN
1 4 (11.11%) WAN
2 3 (8.33%) ADSL
2 3 (8.33%) MPLS
3 2 (5.56%) ISDN
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.78%) DHCP
4 1 (2.78%) DNS
4 1 (2.78%) Junos
4 1 (2.78%) NAS
4 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SAP HANA
2 7 (19.44%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 5 (13.89%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
1 12 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Consultant
2 18 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
3 8 (22.22%) HR Consultant
3 8 (22.22%) SAP HR Consultant
4 7 (19.44%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) SAP HANA Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Process Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) SAP FI Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Author
7 2 (5.56%) Business Process Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) SAP Business Process Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) SAP Functional Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Author
8 1 (2.78%) Programme Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
1 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
1 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Wireframes
2 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
4 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) Change Management
6 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.56%) ITIL
6 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.78%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 1 (2.78%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (2.78%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.78%) Programme Delivery
7 1 (2.78%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.78%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.78%) QMS
7 1 (2.78%) Quality Management
7 1 (2.78%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (88.89%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) CCNA
2 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.56%) CCNP
3 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.78%) ECDL
4 1 (2.78%) JNCIA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) SAP
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco
3 3 (8.33%) Juniper
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.78%) Progress
5 1 (2.78%) VMware