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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 10 25 15
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 107 84 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.57% 6.75% 8.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.86% 29.37% 37.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 55 62
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £208 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £532 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £371
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +4.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £10.24 £43.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.19% +186.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +108.33%
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
219 286 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.68% 22.99% 23.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 177 171
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £208 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 15
Median hourly rate £10.24 £44.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.73% +183.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £24.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.91% +26.31%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +17 98 £425 +8.97% 4
High Wycombe - 1 £290 -
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 205 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 75 (36.59%) ITIL
3 62 (30.24%) Microsoft
4 57 (27.80%) DV Cleared
5 52 (25.37%) Project Management
6 49 (23.90%) Windows
7 43 (20.98%) Service Management
8 37 (18.05%) MS Office
9 36 (17.56%) PRINCE2
9 36 (17.56%) Finance
10 28 (13.66%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (12.68%) Active Directory
12 25 (12.20%) Migration
13 22 (10.73%) HP
14 21 (10.24%) Service Delivery
14 21 (10.24%) Linux
14 21 (10.24%) MS Excel
14 21 (10.24%) Oracle
15 20 (9.76%) CISSP
15 20 (9.76%) Cybersecurity
16 17 (8.29%) Virtual Machines
16 17 (8.29%) ITIL Certification
16 17 (8.29%) SQL Server
16 17 (8.29%) Firewall
17 16 (7.80%) VMware
17 16 (7.80%) Virtual Environments
17 16 (7.80%) ITIL V3
18 15 (7.32%) iSCSI
18 15 (7.32%) Service Design
18 15 (7.32%) NFS

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 13 (6.34%) SharePoint
2 11 (5.37%) MS Exchange
3 10 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (3.41%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.49%) CMS
7 1 (0.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 37 (18.05%) MS Office
2 21 (10.24%) MS Excel
3 11 (5.37%) MS Project
4 9 (4.39%) MS Visio
5 7 (3.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.49%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.90%) Office 365
2 5 (2.44%) OneDrive
3 2 (0.98%) IaaS
3 2 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.29%) Firewall
2 15 (7.32%) iSCSI
3 12 (5.85%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (3.90%) IPsec
5 7 (3.41%) Internet
5 7 (3.41%) SMTP
6 6 (2.93%) FTP
6 6 (2.93%) SSH
7 5 (2.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (1.46%) SAN
8 3 (1.46%) Wireless
9 2 (0.98%) SNA
9 2 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.49%) LAN
10 1 (0.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.39%) Oracle Database
3 8 (3.90%) DB2
4 6 (2.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.44%) MySQL
6 4 (1.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (1.95%) MS Access
7 2 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.98%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 4 (1.95%) JUnit
2 1 (0.49%) MSI
2 1 (0.49%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (0.49%) Subversion
2 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (17.56%) Finance
2 4 (1.95%) Legal
3 2 (0.98%) Electronics
3 2 (0.98%) Military
3 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.49%) Automotive
4 1 (0.49%) Billing
4 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (19.02%) Analyst
2 30 (14.63%) Consultant
3 26 (12.68%) Architect
4 22 (10.73%) Project Manager
5 16 (7.80%) Developer
6 14 (6.83%) SOC Analyst
7 13 (6.34%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 11 (5.37%) Business Analyst
8 11 (5.37%) Delivery Manager
9 10 (4.88%) Service Architect
9 10 (4.88%) Service Manager
10 9 (4.39%) Services Delivery Manager
11 8 (3.90%) Middleware Developer
12 7 (3.41%) Data Scientist
12 7 (3.41%) Java Developer
12 7 (3.41%) SC Cleared Java Developer
13 6 (2.93%) Security Advisor
13 6 (2.93%) Security Analyst
13 6 (2.93%) Storage Specialist
13 6 (2.93%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.85%) J2EE
2 11 (5.37%) IBM Integration Bus
3 8 (3.90%) Middleware
4 4 (1.95%) Web Services
4 4 (1.95%) XML
5 3 (1.46%) EJB
5 3 (1.46%) Flash
5 3 (1.46%) JMS
5 3 (1.46%) JSP
5 3 (1.46%) Servlets
6 1 (0.49%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.49%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.83%) Security Operations Centre
2 13 (6.34%) Management Information System
3 12 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.88%) CESG
4 10 (4.88%) Cryptography
5 8 (3.90%) Statistics
6 7 (3.41%) Client/Server
6 7 (3.41%) Data Centre
6 7 (3.41%) Smartphone
7 5 (2.44%) Data Extraction
7 5 (2.44%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.95%) PKI
9 3 (1.46%) FlexPod
9 3 (1.46%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.98%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.98%) User Experience
11 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.49%) Clustering
11 1 (0.49%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 49 (23.90%) Windows
2 21 (10.24%) Linux
3 12 (5.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (5.37%) CentOS
4 11 (5.37%) Ubuntu
5 10 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (3.90%) Windows Server
6 8 (3.90%) Windows Vista
7 7 (3.41%) Data ONTAP
7 7 (3.41%) Windows 10
7 7 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (2.93%) Unix
9 2 (0.98%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.49%) Android
10 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (36.59%) ITIL
2 52 (25.37%) Project Management
3 43 (20.98%) Service Management
4 36 (17.56%) PRINCE2
5 28 (13.66%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (12.20%) Migration
7 21 (10.24%) Service Delivery
8 20 (9.76%) Cybersecurity
9 16 (7.80%) ITIL V3
9 16 (7.80%) Virtual Environments
10 15 (7.32%) Service Design
11 14 (6.83%) Security Operations
12 13 (6.34%) ITSM
12 13 (6.34%) Logistics
13 12 (5.85%) Ethical Hacking
13 12 (5.85%) Performance Tuning
13 12 (5.85%) Risk Management
14 10 (4.88%) Information Assurance
14 10 (4.88%) PRINCE
14 10 (4.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.85%) Java
2 10 (4.88%) SQL
3 7 (3.41%) R
4 5 (2.44%) VBA
5 4 (1.95%) C
6 3 (1.46%) C++
7 1 (0.49%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 205 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 57 (27.80%) DV Cleared
3 20 (9.76%) CISSP
4 17 (8.29%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (5.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 11 (5.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (4.88%) CESG Certified Professional
7 8 (3.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (2.44%) APMP
9 4 (1.95%) CEH
10 2 (0.98%) CCNP
10 2 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.98%) Dell Certification
10 2 (0.98%) MCSE
10 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.49%) GSAE
11 1 (0.49%) HNC
11 1 (0.49%) HND
11 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.49%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.39%) SLA
2 8 (3.90%) RMADS
3 4 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.46%) QA
5 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (12.68%) Active Directory
2 17 (8.29%) Virtual Machines
3 15 (7.32%) NFS
4 14 (6.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (4.88%) Hyper-V
6 6 (2.93%) Sendmail
7 3 (1.46%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.98%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.98%) XenApp
9 1 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (6.83%) SCOM
2 13 (6.34%) OVSD
3 6 (2.93%) AirWatch
4 5 (2.44%) SCVMM
5 3 (1.46%) Nagios
6 2 (0.98%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.98%) Nessus
6 2 (0.98%) SCCM
7 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 62 (30.24%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.73%) HP
3 21 (10.24%) Oracle
4 16 (7.80%) VMware
5 14 (6.83%) Citrix
6 11 (5.37%) IBM
7 10 (4.88%) Cisco
8 9 (4.39%) IFS
8 9 (4.39%) NetApp
9 5 (2.44%) Dell
9 5 (2.44%) F5
9 5 (2.44%) Forcepoint
10 3 (1.46%) Juniper
10 3 (1.46%) Symantec
11 2 (0.98%) ArcSight
11 2 (0.98%) Ciena
11 2 (0.98%) Cognos
11 2 (0.98%) Intel Security
11 2 (0.98%) Lumension
11 2 (0.98%) Teradata
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