The first table below looks at the demand for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Basingstoke region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 3 31 3
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -28
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 46 25 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 21.10% 10.37% 21.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 67.65% 45.45% 57.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 12
Average daily rate £380 £250 £349
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% -28.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £122 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £315 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £29.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.41% +16.00%
Qualifications Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
68 55 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 31.19% 22.82% 36.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 26 21
Average daily rate £360 £275 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.90% -23.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £150 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £456 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
Security Cleared
Hampshire

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared.

1 47 (75.81%) SC Cleared
2 20 (32.26%) Windows
3 17 (27.42%) WebSphere
4 16 (25.81%) SOA
4 16 (25.81%) XML
4 16 (25.81%) Middleware
5 15 (24.19%) SharePoint
6 14 (22.58%) SOAP
6 14 (22.58%) Web Services
6 14 (22.58%) Test Scripting
6 14 (22.58%) SoapUI
7 11 (17.74%) SQL
8 10 (16.13%) .NET
8 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
8 10 (16.13%) Test Strategy
9 8 (12.90%) IIS
9 8 (12.90%) Linux
9 8 (12.90%) DV Cleared
10 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
10 7 (11.29%) Degree
10 7 (11.29%) Cisco
10 7 (11.29%) Oracle
11 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (9.68%) Juniper
11 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
12 5 (8.06%) MS Project
12 5 (8.06%) HP
12 5 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (8.06%) Internet
12 5 (8.06%) OpenView Configuration Management

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (27.42%) WebSphere
2 15 (24.19%) SharePoint
3 8 (12.90%) IIS
4 4 (6.45%) Apache
5 3 (4.84%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.23%) ArcGIS
6 2 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (3.23%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.61%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Project
2 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) Internet
2 4 (6.45%) Ethernet
2 4 (6.45%) MPLS
3 3 (4.84%) IPv6
4 1 (1.61%) Network Security
4 1 (1.61%) ISDN
4 1 (1.61%) VoIP
4 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.61%) Softswitch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (22.58%) SoapUI
2 2 (3.23%) WinRunner
2 2 (3.23%) TestDirector
2 2 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (3.23%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.84%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) Test Manager
2 9 (14.52%) Architect
3 7 (11.29%) Consultant
4 6 (9.68%) Test Analyst
4 6 (9.68%) Analyst
4 6 (9.68%) Test Consultant
5 5 (8.06%) Applications Architect
5 5 (8.06%) Network Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Integration Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Ruby Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Oracle Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Hardware Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Programme Planner
8 2 (3.23%) Project Planner
8 2 (3.23%) Cisco Engineer
9 1 (1.61%) Implementation Engineer
9 1 (1.61%) Information Assurance Consultant
9 1 (1.61%) CLAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.81%) XML
1 16 (25.81%) Middleware
2 14 (22.58%) SOAP
2 14 (22.58%) Web Services
3 10 (16.13%) .NET
4 4 (6.45%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (6.45%) Software Packaging
4 4 (6.45%) jQuery
5 2 (3.23%) XSLT
5 2 (3.23%) Classic ASP
5 2 (3.23%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (1.61%) Human Factors
3 1 (1.61%) PKI
3 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.61%) VHDL
3 1 (1.61%) Verilog
3 1 (1.61%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.26%) Windows
2 8 (12.90%) Linux
3 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.45%) UNIX
5 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) SOA
2 14 (22.58%) Test Scripting
3 10 (16.13%) Test Strategy
4 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
5 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.45%) OO
5 4 (6.45%) Risk Management
6 2 (3.23%) Test Automation
6 2 (3.23%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.23%) ITIL
6 2 (3.23%) CRM
6 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.23%) Change Management
6 2 (3.23%) TOGAF
6 2 (3.23%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.61%) Information Assurance
7 1 (1.61%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.61%) Validation
7 1 (1.61%) Network Design
7 1 (1.61%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.74%) SQL
2 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
2 4 (6.45%) Ruby
3 3 (4.84%) Perl
3 3 (4.84%) PHP
3 3 (4.84%) C
4 2 (3.23%) Java
5 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 47 (75.81%) SC Cleared
2 8 (12.90%) DV Cleared
3 7 (11.29%) Degree
4 5 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (6.45%) CCNP
5 4 (6.45%) ISEB
6 3 (4.84%) CCNA
7 2 (3.23%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.61%) CCIE
8 1 (1.61%) CISSP
8 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (3.23%) Netcool
3 2 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) Cisco
1 7 (11.29%) Oracle
2 6 (9.68%) Juniper
2 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.06%) HP
4 4 (6.45%) IBM
4 4 (6.45%) VMware
5 3 (4.84%) Brocade
5 3 (4.84%) Blue Coat
5 3 (4.84%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 3 (4.84%) Riverbed
6 2 (3.23%) Veritas
6 2 (3.23%) Borland
6 2 (3.23%) Citrix
6 2 (3.23%) McAfee
6 2 (3.23%) ESRI
7 1 (1.61%) F5
7 1 (1.61%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.61%) Sonus
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Connectus
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £550 per day + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £360 - £400 per day
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A&O IT Group Ltd
Rate: From £75 to £95 per day
Posted: 24 days ago