Period
to 15 January 2019

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 15 January 2019 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
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 4 24
Rank change year-on-year -1 +20 +8
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 44 43 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 20.95% 15.81% 5.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 57.14% 53.75% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 31 18
Warrington median daily rate £350 £350 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -26.70% +1.60%
10th Percentile £184 £143 £140
90th Percentile £495 £463 £703
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £393 £475
% change year-on-year -10.83% -17.37% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year +66.67% - -

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 77 80 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 36.67% 29.41% 19.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 60 61
Warrington median daily rate £350 £350 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -30.00% +5.54%
10th Percentile £160 £143 £123
90th Percentile £575 £595 £700
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £450
% change year-on-year - -11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.25 £24.00 £20.31
% change year-on-year -19.79% +18.15% +14.31%

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 15 January 2019.

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 15 January 2019, 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 44 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 26 (59.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (52.27%) Office 365
4 16 (36.36%) Windows
5 14 (31.82%) Active Directory
5 14 (31.82%) Windows Server
6 12 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 12 (27.27%) Migration
7 10 (22.73%) LAN
7 10 (22.73%) WAN
8 9 (20.45%) Skype for Business
8 9 (20.45%) Skype
8 9 (20.45%) Decision-Making
9 8 (18.18%) VMware
9 8 (18.18%) DHCP
9 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
9 8 (18.18%) DNS
9 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 7 (15.91%) Firewall
10 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
10 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Intune
10 7 (15.91%) Line Management
11 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
11 6 (13.64%) Project Management
11 6 (13.64%) VPN
12 5 (11.36%) SLA
12 5 (11.36%) ITIL
12 5 (11.36%) ITSM
12 5 (11.36%) Risk Management

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 9 (20.45%) Skype for Business
2 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
3 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.27%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 26 (59.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (52.27%) Office 365
3 4 (9.09%) IaaS
3 4 (9.09%) PaaS
4 3 (6.82%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) LAN
1 10 (22.73%) WAN
2 9 (20.45%) Skype
3 8 (18.18%) DHCP
3 8 (18.18%) DNS
3 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 7 (15.91%) Firewall
5 6 (13.64%) VPN
6 3 (6.82%) DMZ
6 3 (6.82%) SMTP
7 2 (4.55%) Intranet
7 2 (4.55%) Network Security
7 2 (4.55%) SAN
8 1 (2.27%) MPLS
8 1 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (13.64%) Office 365 Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Architect
3 5 (11.36%) Server Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Azure Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Project Officer
5 3 (6.82%) Project Support Officer
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Project Officer
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Project Support Officer
5 3 (6.82%) Service Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Support Officer
6 2 (4.55%) Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Office 365 Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Django
1 2 (4.55%) Flask
2 1 (2.27%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.55%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.55%) Replication
3 2 (4.55%) Tandem
4 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Windows
2 14 (31.82%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.27%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Solaris
3 1 (2.27%) Unix
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 12 (27.27%) Migration
2 9 (20.45%) Decision-Making
3 7 (15.91%) Line Management
4 6 (13.64%) Project Management
5 5 (11.36%) ITIL
5 5 (11.36%) ITSM
5 5 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (11.36%) Process Management
5 5 (11.36%) Risk Management
6 4 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (6.82%) Change Control
7 3 (6.82%) CRM
7 3 (6.82%) Email Filtering
7 3 (6.82%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (6.82%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.82%) Service Management
8 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.55%) Python
2 2 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.27%) CCNA
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) MCITP
3 1 (2.27%) MCP
3 1 (2.27%) MCSA
3 1 (2.27%) MCSE
3 1 (2.27%) MCTS
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.27%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.27%) Nagios
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.27%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) SCOM
2 1 (2.27%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 8 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (2.27%) IronPort
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.27%) Zscaler