The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 13 16 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 99 106 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.37% 8.92% 12.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.81% 37.46% 43.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 55 80
Median daily rate £445 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £254 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Median hourly rate £38.50 £42.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +183.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £31.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+18.25% +59.49%
SC Cleared
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
226 283 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.66% 23.82% 28.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 148 212
Median daily rate £425 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 23
Median hourly rate £17.00 £42.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +169.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £19.00 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £56.60 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +2 82 £425 +26.86% 2
High Wycombe - 8 £465 -
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 181 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 57 (31.49%) ITIL
3 54 (29.83%) Microsoft
4 51 (28.18%) Project Management
5 49 (27.07%) DV Cleared
6 37 (20.44%) Windows
7 36 (19.89%) Service Management
8 34 (18.78%) PRINCE2
9 30 (16.57%) Finance
10 29 (16.02%) Oracle
11 26 (14.36%) MS Office
12 25 (13.81%) Active Directory
13 24 (13.26%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (11.60%) MS Excel
14 21 (11.60%) Analytical Skills
15 20 (11.05%) SQL Server
16 19 (10.50%) HP
17 18 (9.94%) Linux
18 17 (9.39%) Migration
19 16 (8.84%) SharePoint
20 15 (8.29%) MS Project
20 15 (8.29%) Management Information System
21 14 (7.73%) ITSM
21 14 (7.73%) Service Delivery
21 14 (7.73%) ITIL V3
22 13 (7.18%) CESG Certified Professional
22 13 (7.18%) CISSP
22 13 (7.18%) VMware
22 13 (7.18%) Risk Management
22 13 (7.18%) CESG

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 16 (8.84%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.52%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.10%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 26 (14.36%) MS Office
2 21 (11.60%) MS Excel
3 15 (8.29%) MS Project
4 9 (4.97%) MS Visio
5 7 (3.87%) SPSS
6 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.10%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.55%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.55%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.10%) IaaS
1 2 (1.10%) Office 365
1 2 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.63%) iSCSI
2 11 (6.08%) IPsec
3 8 (4.42%) Internet
3 8 (4.42%) SMTP
4 7 (3.87%) FTP
4 7 (3.87%) SSH
5 5 (2.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (2.76%) SAN
6 4 (2.21%) LAN
6 4 (2.21%) WAN
7 3 (1.66%) Firewall
7 3 (1.66%) Wireless
8 2 (1.10%) NAS
8 2 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.55%) Intranet
9 1 (0.55%) Network Security
9 1 (0.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.05%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (4.42%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (4.42%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (3.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (3.31%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (2.76%) MySQL
7 4 (2.21%) DB2
7 4 (2.21%) Essbase
7 4 (2.21%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (2.21%) MS Access
7 4 (2.21%) Oracle Discoverer
7 4 (2.21%) Oracle Exadata
7 4 (2.21%) Oracle OWB
8 2 (1.10%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.55%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (0.55%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.55%) Subversion
General
1 30 (16.57%) Finance
2 3 (1.66%) Legal
2 3 (1.66%) Military
3 2 (1.10%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.10%) Law
4 1 (0.55%) Automotive
4 1 (0.55%) Billing
4 1 (0.55%) Electronics
4 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (15.47%) Analyst
1 28 (15.47%) Consultant
2 20 (11.05%) Project Manager
3 18 (9.94%) Architect
4 13 (7.18%) Developer
5 12 (6.63%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 12 (6.63%) Service Manager
6 11 (6.08%) Business Analyst
7 9 (4.97%) Delivery Manager
8 8 (4.42%) Security Advisor
8 8 (4.42%) Security Consultant
8 8 (4.42%) Services Delivery Manager
9 7 (3.87%) Data Scientist
9 7 (3.87%) Systems Manager
10 6 (3.31%) DBA
10 6 (3.31%) IT Manager
11 5 (2.76%) Commercial Manager
11 5 (2.76%) Process Analyst
11 5 (2.76%) Project Officer
11 5 (2.76%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.76%) IBM Integration Bus
1 5 (2.76%) J2EE
2 4 (2.21%) Middleware
3 3 (1.66%) Flash
4 1 (0.55%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (0.55%) CSS
4 1 (0.55%) HTML
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.55%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.55%) SAP XI
4 1 (0.55%) SOAP
4 1 (0.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.55%) XML
4 1 (0.55%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.60%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.29%) Management Information System
3 13 (7.18%) CESG
3 13 (7.18%) Cryptography
4 9 (4.97%) Statistics
5 8 (4.42%) Client/Server
6 6 (3.31%) Data Extraction
7 5 (2.76%) Visualisation
8 4 (2.21%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.21%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.66%) FlexPod
9 3 (1.66%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.10%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.10%) User Experience
11 1 (0.55%) Biometrics
11 1 (0.55%) Clustering
11 1 (0.55%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.55%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 37 (20.44%) Windows
2 18 (9.94%) Linux
3 12 (6.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (6.08%) CentOS
4 11 (6.08%) Ubuntu
4 11 (6.08%) Unix
5 9 (4.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (4.42%) Windows Vista
7 7 (3.87%) Windows Server
8 5 (2.76%) Windows 10
8 5 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (2.21%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.55%) Android
10 1 (0.55%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (31.49%) ITIL
2 51 (28.18%) Project Management
3 36 (19.89%) Service Management
4 34 (18.78%) PRINCE2
5 24 (13.26%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (9.39%) Migration
7 14 (7.73%) ITIL V3
7 14 (7.73%) ITSM
7 14 (7.73%) Service Delivery
8 13 (7.18%) Logistics
8 13 (7.18%) Risk Management
9 12 (6.63%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (6.63%) Service Design
10 11 (6.08%) ERP
10 11 (6.08%) Information Assurance
10 11 (6.08%) ISMS
11 10 (5.52%) High Availability
12 9 (4.97%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (4.97%) PRINCE
12 9 (4.97%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.63%) SQL
2 7 (3.87%) R
3 5 (2.76%) Java
3 5 (2.76%) VBA
4 4 (2.21%) C++
5 3 (1.66%) C
6 2 (1.10%) ABAP
6 2 (1.10%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.55%) C#
7 1 (0.55%) COBOL
7 1 (0.55%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 181 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 49 (27.07%) DV Cleared
3 13 (7.18%) CESG Certified Professional
3 13 (7.18%) CISSP
4 10 (5.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (4.42%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (4.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (4.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (3.31%) CEH
7 5 (2.76%) APMP
8 3 (1.66%) Cyber Scheme
8 3 (1.66%) ISEB
8 3 (1.66%) OSCP
9 2 (1.10%) CREST Certified
9 2 (1.10%) Degree
9 2 (1.10%) Dell Certification
9 2 (1.10%) HND
9 2 (1.10%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.10%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.97%) RMADS
2 4 (2.21%) SLA
3 3 (1.66%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (13.81%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.63%) Hyper-V
2 12 (6.63%) NFS
3 11 (6.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (3.87%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.55%) RACF
Systems Management
1 11 (6.08%) SCOM
2 10 (5.52%) OVSD
3 5 (2.76%) SCVMM
4 3 (1.66%) AirWatch
4 3 (1.66%) Nagios
Vendors
1 54 (29.83%) Microsoft
2 29 (16.02%) Oracle
3 19 (10.50%) HP
4 13 (7.18%) VMware
5 10 (5.52%) SAP
6 9 (4.97%) Citrix
6 9 (4.97%) IFS
7 8 (4.42%) Informatica
8 6 (3.31%) Cisco
8 6 (3.31%) NetApp
9 5 (2.76%) F5
9 5 (2.76%) Forcepoint
9 5 (2.76%) IBM
10 3 (1.66%) Juniper
11 2 (1.10%) Cognos
11 2 (1.10%) Dell
11 2 (1.10%) Teradata
12 1 (0.55%) Computacenter
12 1 (0.55%) QNX
12 1 (0.55%) Terracotta
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