Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 13 November 2018 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 4 19
Rank change year-on-year +1 +15 +36
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 54 49 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 24.00% 17.75% 7.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 57.45% 55.06% 31.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 41 25
Warrington median daily rate £369 £313 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.00% -34.21% +11.76%
10th Percentile £207 £145 £141
90th Percentile £618 £538 £688
Cheshire median daily rate £388 £338 £475
% change year-on-year +14.81% -28.95% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Warrington median hourly rate £35.00 £66.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.37% - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 £43.75 -
% change year-on-year -20.00% - -

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 Warrington with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Warrington
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 94 89 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 41.78% 32.25% 22.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 67 79
Warrington median daily rate £381 £325 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.31% -31.58% +10.14%
10th Percentile £177 £151 £137
90th Percentile £609 £565 £690
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 2
Warrington median hourly rate £36.00 £32.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -32.63% +179.41%
10th Percentile £35.00 £30.00 £33.75
90th Percentile £67.50 £46.70 £65.25
Cheshire median hourly rate £24.13 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -19.58% +42.86% +21.18%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Warrington

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in Warrington

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Warrington over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared in Warrington

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in Warrington

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Warrington region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 54 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 26 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (46.30%) Office 365
4 20 (37.04%) Windows
5 17 (31.48%) Active Directory
6 15 (27.78%) Windows Server
7 13 (24.07%) Line Management
7 13 (24.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 13 (24.07%) Migration
8 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 12 (22.22%) LAN
9 11 (20.37%) WAN
9 11 (20.37%) Project Management
10 10 (18.52%) Decision-Making
11 9 (16.67%) Risk Management
11 9 (16.67%) PowerShell
12 8 (14.81%) Programme Management
12 8 (14.81%) VMware
12 8 (14.81%) MS Exchange
12 8 (14.81%) DHCP
12 8 (14.81%) TCP/IP
12 8 (14.81%) DNS
12 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Intune
13 7 (12.96%) Skype for Business
13 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (12.96%) Skype
13 7 (12.96%) Firewall
13 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 6 (11.11%) VPN

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 8 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (12.96%) Skype for Business
3 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.56%) Confluence
5 1 (1.85%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 26 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (46.30%) Office 365
3 4 (7.41%) IaaS
3 4 (7.41%) PaaS
4 3 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.22%) LAN
2 11 (20.37%) WAN
3 8 (14.81%) DHCP
3 8 (14.81%) DNS
3 8 (14.81%) TCP/IP
4 7 (12.96%) Firewall
4 7 (12.96%) Skype
5 6 (11.11%) VPN
6 3 (5.56%) DMZ
6 3 (5.56%) SMTP
7 2 (3.70%) Network Security
7 2 (3.70%) SAN
8 1 (1.85%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (1.85%) MPLS
8 1 (1.85%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) JIRA
2 2 (3.70%) MSI
General
1 3 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (11.11%) Analyst
2 6 (11.11%) Office 365 Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Architect
3 5 (9.26%) Server Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Consultant
4 4 (7.41%) Exchange Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Project Officer
4 4 (7.41%) Senior Project Officer
4 4 (7.41%) Service Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Support Officer
4 4 (7.41%) Technical Architect
5 3 (5.56%) Administrator
5 3 (5.56%) Azure Architect
5 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Project Support Officer
5 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Senior Project Support Officer
6 2 (3.70%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) Software Packaging
1 2 (3.70%) Velocity
2 1 (1.85%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.70%) PKI
3 2 (3.70%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.70%) Replication
4 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.04%) Windows
2 15 (27.78%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.70%) Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Solaris
4 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 13 (24.07%) Line Management
1 13 (24.07%) Migration
2 11 (20.37%) Project Management
3 10 (18.52%) Decision-Making
4 9 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 8 (14.81%) Programme Management
6 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (11.11%) Change Control
7 6 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (9.26%) Knowledge Management
8 5 (9.26%) Process Management
9 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (7.41%) CRM
9 4 (7.41%) ITIL
9 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
9 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
10 3 (5.56%) Change Management
10 3 (5.56%) ITSM
10 3 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (3.70%) CCNA
3 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.85%) MCITP
4 1 (1.85%) MCP
4 1 (1.85%) MCSA
4 1 (1.85%) MCSE
4 1 (1.85%) MCTS
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) P3O
2 1 (1.85%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (31.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (7.41%) SCCM
3 2 (3.70%) ThinApp
4 1 (1.85%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.85%) Nagios
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.85%) SCOM
4 1 (1.85%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.85%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.81%) VMware
3 3 (5.56%) Cisco
4 2 (3.70%) Altiris
5 1 (1.85%) IronPort
5 1 (1.85%) Meraki
5 1 (1.85%) Mitel
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle
5 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.85%) Zscaler