The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sutton Coldfield with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 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
West Midlands / Sutton Coldfield
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 10 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sutton Coldfield 83.33% 66.67% -
As % of the Qualifications category 90.91% 80.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Median daily rate £550 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.14% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +9.33% -3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.25
% change year-on-year +11.78% -0.70%  

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 Sutton Coldfield.

Academic & Professional Certification
Sutton Coldfield
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 11 10 0
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sutton Coldfield 91.67% 83.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Median daily rate £575 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +64.28% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £29.75 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.24% +23.34%  

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Sutton Coldfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sutton Coldfield 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 Sutton Coldfield

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in Sutton Coldfield

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sutton Coldfield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Sutton Coldfield over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 22 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 Sutton Coldfield region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (10.00%) TRIRIGA
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Pentaho
5 1 (10.00%) APMP
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) QlikView
5 1 (10.00%) RIA
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (10.00%) ArcGIS
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) SAS
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield 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 (10.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (10.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) TRIRIGA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Pentaho
2 1 (10.00%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Business Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Integration Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (10.00%) DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (10.00%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) APMP
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Cognos