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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 12 20 9
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 83 96 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.86% 6.94% 10.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 39.34% 32.32% 43.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 70 68
Median daily rate £440 £397 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.97% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £219 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £512 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 7
Median hourly rate - £44.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +196.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +47.72%
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
211 297 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.06% 21.48% 25.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 205 159
Median daily rate £425 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £500 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £45.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.05% +203.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +8 80 £440 +10.00% 11
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 191 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 68 (35.60%) ITIL
3 48 (25.13%) DV Cleared
4 47 (24.61%) Windows
5 46 (24.08%) Microsoft
6 45 (23.56%) Service Management
7 38 (19.90%) Project Management
8 34 (17.80%) Finance
9 29 (15.18%) MS Office
10 26 (13.61%) Oracle
10 26 (13.61%) Active Directory
11 24 (12.57%) CISSP
12 22 (11.52%) Cybersecurity
13 21 (10.99%) PRINCE2
14 20 (10.47%) SLA
14 20 (10.47%) Service Delivery
14 20 (10.47%) ITIL V3
14 20 (10.47%) Service Design
15 19 (9.95%) MS Excel
16 17 (8.90%) SQL Server
16 17 (8.90%) HP
16 17 (8.90%) Firewall
16 17 (8.90%) Management Information System
17 16 (8.38%) Migration
17 16 (8.38%) Citrix
17 16 (8.38%) Windows Vista
18 15 (7.85%) ITIL Certification
18 15 (7.85%) Java
18 15 (7.85%) Risk Management
19 14 (7.33%) ITSM

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 12 (6.28%) SharePoint
2 11 (5.76%) MS Exchange
3 9 (4.71%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (3.66%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.62%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (2.62%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (2.09%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.57%) Apache Pig
8 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.52%) CMS
9 1 (0.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (15.18%) MS Office
2 19 (9.95%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.66%) SPSS
4 6 (3.14%) MS Project
5 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.76%) Office 365
2 5 (2.62%) OneDrive
3 3 (1.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.90%) Firewall
2 12 (6.28%) Intrusion Detection
3 11 (5.76%) IPsec
4 10 (5.24%) SMTP
5 9 (4.71%) Internet
5 9 (4.71%) iSCSI
6 7 (3.66%) FTP
6 7 (3.66%) SSH
7 5 (2.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (2.62%) Wireless
8 3 (1.57%) SAN
9 2 (1.05%) SNA
10 1 (0.52%) DHCP
10 1 (0.52%) LAN
10 1 (0.52%) Network Security
10 1 (0.52%) VLAN
10 1 (0.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.90%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.71%) Oracle Database
3 8 (4.19%) DB2
4 5 (2.62%) MySQL
5 4 (2.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (2.09%) Big Data
5 4 (2.09%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.09%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.57%) Apache Hive
6 3 (1.57%) DataStax
6 3 (1.57%) HBase
6 3 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.05%) MS Access
7 2 (1.05%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (2.09%) JUnit
2 2 (1.05%) MSI
3 1 (0.52%) Subversion
General
1 34 (17.80%) Finance
2 4 (2.09%) Legal
3 2 (1.05%) Military
4 1 (0.52%) Billing
4 1 (0.52%) Electronics
4 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.52%) Marketing
4 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (16.23%) Analyst
2 25 (13.09%) Consultant
3 24 (12.57%) Architect
4 14 (7.33%) Project Manager
4 14 (7.33%) SOC Analyst
5 13 (6.81%) Developer
6 11 (5.76%) Service Architect
7 9 (4.71%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 9 (4.71%) Service Manager
8 8 (4.19%) Middleware Developer
8 8 (4.19%) Security Advisor
9 7 (3.66%) Data Scientist
9 7 (3.66%) Java Developer
9 7 (3.66%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 6 (3.14%) 1st Line Support
10 6 (3.14%) Commercial Manager
10 6 (3.14%) Security Analyst
11 5 (2.62%) Security Consultant
11 5 (2.62%) Senior Manager
11 5 (2.62%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.28%) J2EE
2 11 (5.76%) IBM Integration Bus
3 8 (4.19%) Middleware
4 4 (2.09%) Web Services
4 4 (2.09%) XML
5 3 (1.57%) EJB
5 3 (1.57%) JMS
5 3 (1.57%) JSP
5 3 (1.57%) Servlets
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.52%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.90%) Management Information System
2 14 (7.33%) CESG
2 14 (7.33%) Cryptography
2 14 (7.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 13 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.24%) Client/Server
5 7 (3.66%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.66%) Smartphone
6 6 (3.14%) Statistics
7 5 (2.62%) Data Extraction
8 4 (2.09%) PKI
8 4 (2.09%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.57%) FlexPod
9 3 (1.57%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.05%) Replication
10 2 (1.05%) User Experience
11 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.52%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 47 (24.61%) Windows
2 16 (8.38%) Windows Vista
3 11 (5.76%) Linux
4 8 (4.19%) Unix
5 7 (3.66%) Windows 10
6 6 (3.14%) CentOS
6 6 (3.14%) Windows Server
7 5 (2.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.09%) Data ONTAP
8 4 (2.09%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.05%) Kali Linux
9 2 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (35.60%) ITIL
2 45 (23.56%) Service Management
3 38 (19.90%) Project Management
4 22 (11.52%) Cybersecurity
5 21 (10.99%) PRINCE2
6 20 (10.47%) ITIL V3
6 20 (10.47%) Service Delivery
6 20 (10.47%) Service Design
7 16 (8.38%) Migration
8 15 (7.85%) Risk Management
9 14 (7.33%) Ethical Hacking
9 14 (7.33%) Information Assurance
9 14 (7.33%) ITSM
9 14 (7.33%) Security Operations
10 12 (6.28%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (5.76%) Problem Management
12 10 (5.24%) Presales
12 10 (5.24%) Virtual Environments
12 10 (5.24%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 9 (4.71%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.85%) Java
2 10 (5.24%) SQL
3 7 (3.66%) R
4 5 (2.62%) VBA
5 3 (1.57%) Python
5 3 (1.57%) Ruby
6 2 (1.05%) C
Qualifications
1 191 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 48 (25.13%) DV Cleared
3 24 (12.57%) CISSP
4 15 (7.85%) ITIL Certification
5 14 (7.33%) CESG Certified Professional
6 10 (5.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 10 (5.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (3.14%) CEH
8 3 (1.57%) APMP
8 3 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.05%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (1.05%) CCNP
9 2 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.05%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.05%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (1.05%) MCSE
9 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.52%) CISM
10 1 (0.52%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.47%) SLA
2 12 (6.28%) RMADS
3 4 (2.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.57%) QA
5 1 (0.52%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (13.61%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.24%) Virtual Machines
2 10 (5.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.71%) NFS
4 7 (3.66%) Sendmail
5 5 (2.62%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.57%) BitLocker
6 3 (1.57%) HDFS
6 3 (1.57%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.57%) vSphere
7 2 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.05%) vCloud
7 2 (1.05%) XenApp
8 1 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (5.76%) SCOM
2 9 (4.71%) OVSD
3 6 (3.14%) AirWatch
4 3 (1.57%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (1.57%) vMotion
5 2 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.05%) Nessus
5 2 (1.05%) SCCM
6 1 (0.52%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.52%) OpenView
6 1 (0.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 46 (24.08%) Microsoft
2 26 (13.61%) Oracle
3 17 (8.90%) HP
4 16 (8.38%) Citrix
5 12 (6.28%) VMware
6 11 (5.76%) Cisco
6 11 (5.76%) IBM
7 5 (2.62%) F5
7 5 (2.62%) Forcepoint
7 5 (2.62%) NetApp
8 4 (2.09%) Cloudera
9 3 (1.57%) Computacenter
9 3 (1.57%) Dell
9 3 (1.57%) Juniper
9 3 (1.57%) Symantec
9 3 (1.57%) Veeam
10 2 (1.05%) Cognos
10 2 (1.05%) Informatica
10 2 (1.05%) Intel Security
10 2 (1.05%) Teradata
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