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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 2 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 230 76 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 26.14% 7.61% 11.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 71.43% 35.51% 48.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 47 49
Median daily rate £425 £415 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +22.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £247 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £524 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 13
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.37 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.51% -33.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £10.67 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £14.07 £31.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £44.00 £26.31
% change year-on-year
-10.22% +67.23%

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
322 214 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 36.59% 21.42% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 127 128
Median daily rate £425 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 18
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -21.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.24 £13.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.90 £24.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

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 19 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram 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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +18 194 £425 +1.19% 6
Newport Pagnell - 8 £525 -
High Wycombe +3 3 £481 +181.02%
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 347 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 110 (31.70%) Windows
3 102 (29.39%) DV Cleared
4 96 (27.67%) Microsoft
5 85 (24.50%) ITIL
6 61 (17.58%) Active Directory
7 54 (15.56%) Cisco
8 50 (14.41%) Finance
9 49 (14.12%) Service Management
10 45 (12.97%) Cisco Certification
11 44 (12.68%) WAN
11 44 (12.68%) Agile Software Development
12 42 (12.10%) MS Office
13 40 (11.53%) Project Management
14 39 (11.24%) Windows Server
15 37 (10.66%) CRM
16 36 (10.37%) Dynamics CRM
16 36 (10.37%) Office 365
17 34 (9.80%) Hyper-V
17 34 (9.80%) Windows 10
18 33 (9.51%) Windows Server 2008
18 33 (9.51%) MS Excel
19 31 (8.93%) LAN
20 30 (8.65%) CCNP
20 30 (8.65%) Windows Server 2012
21 29 (8.36%) SLA
21 29 (8.36%) Risk Management
22 27 (7.78%) Management Information System
23 26 (7.49%) PRINCE2
24 24 (6.92%) DHCP

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 20 (5.76%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.46%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (3.17%) Skype for Business
4 9 (2.59%) MS Exchange
5 8 (2.31%) IIS
6 7 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.44%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (1.15%) Apache Spark
8 4 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.86%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.58%) Drupal
10 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 42 (12.10%) MS Office
2 33 (9.51%) MS Excel
3 21 (6.05%) MS Project
4 6 (1.73%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.29%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.29%) Revit
6 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 36 (10.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.44%) Hyperion Planning
3 3 (0.86%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.29%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (10.37%) Office 365
2 10 (2.88%) IaaS
3 4 (1.15%) SaaS
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 44 (12.68%) WAN
2 31 (8.93%) LAN
3 24 (6.92%) DHCP
4 21 (6.05%) Firewall
5 20 (5.76%) VPN
6 17 (4.90%) IPsec
6 17 (4.90%) Wireless
7 16 (4.61%) VLAN
8 13 (3.75%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (3.75%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (3.75%) Unified Communications
9 8 (2.31%) DNS
10 7 (2.02%) Network Security
10 7 (2.02%) Structured Cabling
11 6 (1.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 5 (1.44%) Cisco ISE
12 5 (1.44%) TACACS
12 5 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (1.15%) Internet
13 4 (1.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.02%) Big Data
1 7 (2.02%) Relational Database
2 6 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (1.73%) Essbase
3 5 (1.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (1.15%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.15%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.86%) Apache Hive
5 3 (0.86%) DataStax
5 3 (0.86%) HBase
6 2 (0.58%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (0.29%) GIS
7 1 (0.29%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (2.59%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.73%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (1.15%) MSI
4 3 (0.86%) JIRA
4 3 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.86%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.58%) Subversion
6 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.29%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.29%) Maven
6 1 (0.29%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.29%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.29%) Mockito
6 1 (0.29%) Moq
6 1 (0.29%) NUnit
6 1 (0.29%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.29%) Redmine
6 1 (0.29%) Selenium
6 1 (0.29%) SpecFlow
General
1 50 (14.41%) Finance
2 9 (2.59%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.31%) Electronics
4 3 (0.86%) Legal
5 1 (0.29%) Law
5 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (15.56%) Architect
2 47 (13.54%) Analyst
3 40 (11.53%) Consultant
4 24 (6.92%) Project Manager
5 16 (4.61%) Security Advisor
6 14 (4.03%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 12 (3.46%) Service Architect
7 12 (3.46%) Technical Architect
8 11 (3.17%) Network Architect
8 11 (3.17%) Principal Consultant
9 10 (2.88%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (2.59%) CRM Architect
10 9 (2.59%) CRM Solutions Architect
10 9 (2.59%) Developer
10 9 (2.59%) Network Consultant
10 9 (2.59%) Network Engineer
11 8 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM Architect
11 8 (2.31%) Lead Architect
11 8 (2.31%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 8 (2.31%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.31%) .NET
1 8 (2.31%) CSS
2 7 (2.02%) HTML
3 6 (1.73%) .NET Framework
3 6 (1.73%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (1.73%) WCF
4 5 (1.44%) SailPoint
5 4 (1.15%) 802.1X
6 3 (0.86%) SAML
7 2 (0.58%) XML
8 1 (0.29%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.29%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.29%) JavaFX
8 1 (0.29%) JPA
8 1 (0.29%) JSF
8 1 (0.29%) JSP
8 1 (0.29%) Spring
8 1 (0.29%) Struts
8 1 (0.29%) Struts2
8 1 (0.29%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.78%) Management Information System
2 20 (5.76%) CESG
2 20 (5.76%) Data Centre
3 15 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.59%) Replication
5 7 (2.02%) Blackberry
5 7 (2.02%) CCTV
6 4 (1.15%) Biometrics
6 4 (1.15%) Public Cloud
7 3 (0.86%) Private Cloud
7 3 (0.86%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (0.86%) Statistics
7 3 (0.86%) User Experience
8 2 (0.58%) BYOD
8 2 (0.58%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.29%) CMDB
9 1 (0.29%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.29%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 110 (31.70%) Windows
2 39 (11.24%) Windows Server
3 34 (9.80%) Windows 10
4 33 (9.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (8.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (6.34%) Windows Vista
7 16 (4.61%) Unix
8 14 (4.03%) Linux
8 14 (4.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (3.75%) Windows 7
10 11 (3.17%) Windows 8
11 9 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (1.73%) CentOS
13 3 (0.86%) Android
14 2 (0.58%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.58%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (24.50%) ITIL
2 49 (14.12%) Service Management
3 44 (12.68%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (11.53%) Project Management
5 37 (10.66%) CRM
6 29 (8.36%) Risk Management
7 26 (7.49%) PRINCE2
8 23 (6.63%) Service Design
9 21 (6.05%) Service Delivery
10 20 (5.76%) Change Management
11 18 (5.19%) Risk Assessment
12 17 (4.90%) Cybersecurity
12 17 (4.90%) Incident Management
12 17 (4.90%) Logistics
13 16 (4.61%) Cryptography
14 15 (4.32%) ISMS
15 14 (4.03%) ITIL V3
15 14 (4.03%) Stakeholder Management
16 13 (3.75%) Defect Management
16 13 (3.75%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 17 (4.90%) SQL
2 11 (3.17%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.02%) JavaScript
4 5 (1.44%) Java
4 5 (1.44%) VB
4 5 (1.44%) VBScript
5 3 (0.86%) C
5 3 (0.86%) Python
5 3 (0.86%) Ruby
6 2 (0.58%) C#
6 2 (0.58%) C++
7 1 (0.29%) F#
Qualifications
1 347 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 102 (29.39%) DV Cleared
3 45 (12.97%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (8.65%) CCNP
5 20 (5.76%) CCIE
5 20 (5.76%) CESG Certified Professional
5 20 (5.76%) CISSP
6 14 (4.03%) CCNA
7 13 (3.75%) APMP
8 12 (3.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 12 (3.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (2.88%) CEH
10 10 (2.88%) CREST Certified
10 10 (2.88%) OSCP
11 9 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (2.31%) MCSA
13 7 (2.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (1.44%) CCSA
14 5 (1.44%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.36%) SLA
2 16 (4.61%) RMADS
3 8 (2.31%) QA
4 2 (0.58%) EFQM
4 2 (0.58%) FedRAMP
4 2 (0.58%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.58%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.29%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 61 (17.58%) Active Directory
2 34 (9.80%) Hyper-V
3 13 (3.75%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (3.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (1.73%) vCloud
6 5 (1.44%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (1.44%) UAG
6 5 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.15%) Docker
7 4 (1.15%) ISA Server
7 4 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (1.15%) vSphere
7 4 (1.15%) XenApp
7 4 (1.15%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.86%) HDFS
9 2 (0.58%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.29%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 23 (6.63%) SCCM
2 16 (4.61%) Cisco Prime
3 10 (2.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 9 (2.59%) WSUS
5 6 (1.73%) BladeLogic
6 5 (1.44%) OVSD
6 5 (1.44%) SCOM
7 4 (1.15%) AppDNA
7 4 (1.15%) Puppet
7 4 (1.15%) vRealize
8 3 (0.86%) Hadoop YARN
8 3 (0.86%) vMotion
9 2 (0.58%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.29%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.29%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.29%) OpenView
10 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 96 (27.67%) Microsoft
2 54 (15.56%) Cisco
3 22 (6.34%) VMware
4 21 (6.05%) Oracle
5 19 (5.48%) Citrix
6 16 (4.61%) HP
7 15 (4.32%) F5
8 11 (3.17%) Juniper
9 7 (2.02%) Forcepoint
9 7 (2.02%) Remedy
10 6 (1.73%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.73%) Hyperion
10 6 (1.73%) Nokia
10 6 (1.73%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.44%) Blue Coat
11 5 (1.44%) Intel Security
11 5 (1.44%) Symantec
12 4 (1.15%) Cloudera
12 4 (1.15%) Computacenter
12 4 (1.15%) Lumension
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