Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 12 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 Clearance
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 3 8
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5 +6
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 66 53 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 29.46% 19.27% 12.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 70.21% 59.55% 57.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 45 49
Warrington median daily rate £369 £300 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.92% -36.84% +2.70%
10th Percentile £173 £149 £279
90th Percentile £663 £538 £688
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £325 £463
% change year-on-year +23.08% -29.73% +2.78%
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 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year +66.67% - -

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 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 41.96% 32.36% 22.32%
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%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Warrington

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Warrington

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Warrington over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Warrington

Security Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Warrington

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 54 (81.82%) SC Cleared
2 27 (40.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (37.88%) Office 365
4 21 (31.82%) Windows
5 17 (25.76%) Active Directory
6 15 (22.73%) Windows Server
7 13 (19.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 13 (19.70%) Line Management
7 13 (19.70%) Project Management
7 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
7 13 (19.70%) Migration
8 12 (18.18%) LAN
9 11 (16.67%) WAN
9 11 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (15.15%) Decision-Making
11 9 (13.64%) PowerShell
11 9 (13.64%) ITIL
11 9 (13.64%) Risk Management
11 9 (13.64%) Programme Management
12 8 (12.12%) Change Management
12 8 (12.12%) ITSM
12 8 (12.12%) VMware
12 8 (12.12%) MS Exchange
12 8 (12.12%) DHCP
12 8 (12.12%) TCP/IP
12 8 (12.12%) DNS
12 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 7 (10.61%) Skype for Business
13 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Intune

Security 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 (12.12%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (10.61%) Skype for Business
3 4 (6.06%) Confluence
3 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.52%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.52%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 27 (40.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (37.88%) Office 365
3 4 (6.06%) IaaS
3 4 (6.06%) PaaS
4 3 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (3.03%) SaaS
6 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) LAN
2 11 (16.67%) WAN
3 8 (12.12%) DHCP
3 8 (12.12%) DNS
3 8 (12.12%) TCP/IP
4 7 (10.61%) Firewall
4 7 (10.61%) Skype
5 6 (9.09%) VPN
6 3 (4.55%) DMZ
6 3 (4.55%) SMTP
7 2 (3.03%) Network Security
7 2 (3.03%) SAN
8 1 (1.52%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (1.52%) Internet
8 1 (1.52%) MPLS
8 1 (1.52%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) JIRA
2 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.03%) MSI
General
1 4 (6.06%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (12.12%) Analyst
3 6 (9.09%) Administrator
3 6 (9.09%) Office 365 Engineer
4 5 (7.58%) Architect
4 5 (7.58%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.58%) Server Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Consultant
5 4 (6.06%) Exchange Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Project Officer
5 4 (6.06%) Senior Project Officer
5 4 (6.06%) Service Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Support Officer
5 4 (6.06%) Technical Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Azure Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Digital Agile Project Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Digital Project Manager
6 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Senior Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) Node.js
1 3 (4.55%) Velocity
2 2 (3.03%) CSS
2 2 (3.03%) HTML
2 2 (3.03%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.52%) Express
3 1 (1.52%) hapi
3 1 (1.52%) LDAP
3 1 (1.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.03%) PKI
3 2 (3.03%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.03%) Replication
4 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.82%) Windows
2 15 (22.73%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.55%) Linux
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.52%) Solaris
5 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 13 (19.70%) Line Management
1 13 (19.70%) Migration
1 13 (19.70%) Project Management
2 10 (15.15%) Decision-Making
3 9 (13.64%) ITIL
3 9 (13.64%) Programme Management
3 9 (13.64%) Risk Management
4 8 (12.12%) Change Management
4 8 (12.12%) ITSM
4 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.61%) Change Control
6 6 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
6 6 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.58%) Process Management
7 5 (7.58%) Scrum
7 5 (7.58%) Service Delivery
7 5 (7.58%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.64%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.03%) VBScript
3 1 (1.52%) Java 8
3 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (81.82%) SC Cleared
2 5 (7.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (3.03%) CCNA
3 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.03%) Degree
3 2 (3.03%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.52%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.52%) MCITP
4 1 (1.52%) MCP
4 1 (1.52%) MCSA
4 1 (1.52%) MCSE
4 1 (1.52%) MCTS
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) P3O
2 1 (1.52%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (25.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.52%) Docker
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (6.06%) SCCM
3 3 (4.55%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (3.03%) ThinApp
5 1 (1.52%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.52%) Ansible
5 1 (1.52%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.52%) Nagios
5 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.52%) Puppet
5 1 (1.52%) SCOM
5 1 (1.52%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.52%) Terraform
5 1 (1.52%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.12%) VMware
3 5 (7.58%) HP
4 3 (4.55%) Cisco
5 2 (3.03%) Altiris
6 1 (1.52%) IronPort
6 1 (1.52%) Meraki
6 1 (1.52%) Mitel
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle
6 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.52%) Zscaler