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 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
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 3 20
Rank change year-on-year +1 +17  
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 28 64 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 21.37% 19.63% 6.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 65.12% 58.72% 54.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 48 10
Median daily rate £288 £447 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.68% +12.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £360 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £529 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £383 £390
% change year-on-year +7.18% -1.98%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £65.00 - -
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 Warrington.

Academic & Professional Certification
Warrington
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 43 109 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 32.82% 33.44% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 72 17
Median daily rate £295 £450 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.44% +12.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £360 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £47.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.78% +111.11%  
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 Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 29 (85.29%) SC Cleared
2 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
3 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
4 10 (29.41%) Migration
5 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
6 7 (20.59%) SCCM
6 7 (20.59%) Office 365
6 7 (20.59%) DNS
7 6 (17.65%) Windows
7 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (17.65%) PKI
7 6 (17.65%) Line Management
7 6 (17.65%) Patch Management
7 6 (17.65%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
8 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (14.71%) Software Packaging
8 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (14.71%) ITIL
8 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
9 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (11.76%) Firewall
9 4 (11.76%) Replication
9 4 (11.76%) LAN
9 4 (11.76%) VPN
9 4 (11.76%) Cisco
9 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
9 4 (11.76%) Skype for Business
9 4 (11.76%) Task Automation

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 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.76%) Skype for Business
3 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.82%) Site Server
4 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP HCM
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Office 365
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.82%) PaaS
3 3 (8.82%) SaaS
4 2 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) DNS
2 4 (11.76%) Firewall
2 4 (11.76%) LAN
2 4 (11.76%) VPN
3 3 (8.82%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (5.88%) BGP
4 2 (5.88%) EIGRP
4 2 (5.88%) Internet
4 2 (5.88%) MPLS
4 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.88%) VoIP
4 2 (5.88%) WAN
4 2 (5.88%) Wireless
5 1 (2.94%) FTP
5 1 (2.94%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.94%) PSTN
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MSI
2 1 (2.94%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Consultant
2 5 (14.71%) Administrator
2 5 (14.71%) Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Network Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Service Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Azure Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Citrix Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Exchange Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Exchange Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Management Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.94%) Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) PKI
2 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.76%) Replication
4 3 (8.82%) Public Cloud
5 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.88%) PMI
5 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.94%) BYOD
6 1 (2.94%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Android
4 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Migration
2 6 (17.65%) Line Management
2 6 (17.65%) Patch Management
3 5 (14.71%) ITIL
4 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (11.76%) Task Automation
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.82%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (8.82%) Network Design
5 3 (8.82%) Network Management
5 3 (8.82%) Service Management
5 3 (8.82%) Software Deployment
6 2 (5.88%) Application Packaging
6 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.88%) Information Security
6 2 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (85.29%) SC Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.88%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.94%) CCNA
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.94%) CISSP
4 1 (2.94%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.94%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) XenApp
3 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) ThinApp
3 1 (2.94%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.94%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
2 4 (11.76%) Cisco
3 3 (8.82%) Citrix
4 2 (5.88%) Altiris
4 2 (5.88%) IBM
4 2 (5.88%) Juniper
5 1 (2.94%) Apple
5 1 (2.94%) Google
5 1 (2.94%) Lumension
5 1 (2.94%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.94%) Samsung
5 1 (2.94%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) VMware