The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 12 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 115 180 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.70% 13.79% 10.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.28% 54.71% 50.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 100 56
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£401 £331 £312
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% +6.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £190 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £453 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £353 £370
% change year-on-year
+12.05% -4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 2
Average hourly rate £44.25 £15.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+195.00% -34.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.85 £11.30 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.65 £36.00 £34.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.90 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+23.60% +16.27%
Security 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
272 329 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.93% 25.21% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 185 92
Average daily rate £400 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 9
Average hourly rate £46.00 £15.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+192.06% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £11.50 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £35.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Security Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -7 93 £400 +23.07% 15
Amersham +8 1 - -
Aylesbury - 1 - -
Buckingham - 1 - -
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

1 234 (79.32%) SC Cleared
2 144 (48.81%) ITIL
3 127 (43.05%) DV Cleared
4 103 (34.92%) Microsoft
5 81 (27.46%) MS Office
6 80 (27.12%) Service Management
7 73 (24.75%) MS Excel
8 67 (22.71%) HP
9 62 (21.02%) Windows
9 62 (21.02%) Project Management
10 54 (18.31%) PRINCE2
11 43 (14.58%) OVSD
12 42 (14.24%) Finance
13 40 (13.56%) SLA
13 40 (13.56%) Hyper-V
14 37 (12.54%) VMware
15 36 (12.20%) Cisco
16 35 (11.86%) Incident Management
17 33 (11.19%) SQL
18 31 (10.51%) MS Project
19 29 (9.83%) ITSM
19 29 (9.83%) ITIL V3
20 28 (9.49%) SharePoint
20 28 (9.49%) Data Centre
21 27 (9.15%) Linux
21 27 (9.15%) Service Delivery
21 27 (9.15%) VMware Infrastructure
22 26 (8.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
22 26 (8.81%) Data Analysis
23 24 (8.14%) PowerShell

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 28 (9.49%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.39%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.05%) Lync
4 5 (1.69%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.69%) IIS
5 4 (1.36%) Confluence
6 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.68%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.34%) SAP Portal
8 1 (0.34%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.34%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 81 (27.46%) MS Office
2 73 (24.75%) MS Excel
3 31 (10.51%) MS Project
4 21 (7.12%) MS Visio
5 15 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (4.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.71%) PaaS
2 4 (1.36%) Office 365
3 3 (1.02%) IaaS
4 2 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.68%) SaaS
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.08%) TCP/IP
1 15 (5.08%) Internet
2 11 (3.73%) VPN
2 11 (3.73%) DNS
3 10 (3.39%) LAN
4 9 (3.05%) Firewall
4 9 (3.05%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (2.71%) Wireless
5 8 (2.71%) EIGRP
5 8 (2.71%) WAN
5 8 (2.71%) OSPF
6 7 (2.37%) BGP
6 7 (2.37%) WLAN
6 7 (2.37%) Unified Communications
6 7 (2.37%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (2.37%) Multicast
7 6 (2.03%) HSRP
7 6 (2.03%) Ethernet
7 6 (2.03%) SNMP
7 6 (2.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.71%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.69%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.36%) Big Data
4 4 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.36%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.36%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (1.36%) MySQL
5 2 (0.68%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.68%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.34%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.34%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.34%) Informix
6 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (2.03%) Subversion
2 5 (1.69%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.36%) Ant
3 4 (1.36%) JUnit
3 4 (1.36%) JIRA
3 4 (1.36%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.36%) Mercurial
3 4 (1.36%) Cucumber
3 4 (1.36%) Gradle
4 3 (1.02%) SoapUI
4 3 (1.02%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.68%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.34%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.34%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.34%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.34%) MSI
6 1 (0.34%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.34%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.34%) SCons
General
1 42 (14.24%) Finance
2 6 (2.03%) Electronics
3 4 (1.36%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.02%) Marketing
5 1 (0.34%) Legal
5 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.34%) Military
Job Titles
1 41 (13.90%) Analyst
2 27 (9.15%) Project Manager
2 27 (9.15%) Incident Manager
3 22 (7.46%) Service Manager
4 19 (6.44%) Consultant
5 14 (4.75%) Developer
6 13 (4.41%) Architect
7 12 (4.07%) Delivery Manager
8 11 (3.73%) Services Delivery Manager
9 10 (3.39%) Network Engineer
10 9 (3.05%) Support Analyst
10 9 (3.05%) PMO Manager
11 8 (2.71%) 1st Line Support
12 7 (2.37%) 3rd Line Support
12 7 (2.37%) Java Developer
12 7 (2.37%) Citrix Specialist
13 6 (2.03%) Security Engineer
13 6 (2.03%) Service Desk Analyst
13 6 (2.03%) Service Analyst
13 6 (2.03%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.36%) J2EE
1 4 (1.36%) EJB
1 4 (1.36%) Web Services
1 4 (1.36%) XML
1 4 (1.36%) JMS
1 4 (1.36%) Java EE
1 4 (1.36%) JSON
1 4 (1.36%) X-Windows
2 3 (1.02%) XML Messaging
2 3 (1.02%) jQuery
2 3 (1.02%) SOAP
3 2 (0.68%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.34%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
4 1 (0.34%) WebCenter
4 1 (0.34%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.34%) STL
4 1 (0.34%) MFC
4 1 (0.34%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.34%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.49%) Data Centre
2 20 (6.78%) Management Information System
3 16 (5.42%) PMI
4 14 (4.75%) Clustering
4 14 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.71%) User Experience
5 8 (2.71%) Economics
6 6 (2.03%) PKI
7 4 (1.36%) CMDB
8 3 (1.02%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.02%) CCTV
8 3 (1.02%) NHS
8 3 (1.02%) Biometrics
9 2 (0.68%) HACMP
9 2 (0.68%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.34%) EMV
10 1 (0.34%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 62 (21.02%) Windows
2 27 (9.15%) Linux
3 24 (8.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (5.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (4.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (4.41%) UNIX
7 8 (2.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.03%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.69%) CentOS
9 5 (1.69%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.02%) Android
11 2 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.68%) AIX
12 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.34%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (48.81%) ITIL
2 80 (27.12%) Service Management
3 62 (21.02%) Project Management
4 54 (18.31%) PRINCE2
5 35 (11.86%) Incident Management
6 29 (9.83%) ITSM
6 29 (9.83%) ITIL V3
7 27 (9.15%) Service Delivery
8 26 (8.81%) Data Analysis
9 22 (7.46%) Change Management
10 21 (7.12%) Matrix Management
11 19 (6.44%) CRM
12 18 (6.10%) Change Control
13 17 (5.76%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (5.08%) Risk Management
15 14 (4.75%) Migration
15 14 (4.75%) Problem Management
15 14 (4.75%) Project Planning
16 13 (4.41%) Configuration Management
17 11 (3.73%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 33 (11.19%) SQL
2 24 (8.14%) PowerShell
3 13 (4.41%) C
4 12 (4.07%) Java
5 11 (3.73%) C++
6 9 (3.05%) C#
7 6 (2.03%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.36%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.02%) Python
9 3 (1.02%) Embedded C
9 3 (1.02%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.68%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.34%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.34%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.34%) C++/CLI
11 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.34%) PHP
11 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 234 (79.32%) SC Cleared
2 127 (43.05%) DV Cleared
3 26 (8.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 23 (7.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 18 (6.10%) APMP
6 16 (5.42%) PMI Certification
7 14 (4.75%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (4.41%) CCNA
8 13 (4.41%) PMP
9 12 (4.07%) CCNP
10 8 (2.71%) ISEB
11 7 (2.37%) Degree
12 6 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (2.03%) CCIP
12 6 (2.03%) HNC
12 6 (2.03%) HND
13 5 (1.69%) MCSE
13 5 (1.69%) MCP
13 5 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (1.69%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (13.56%) SLA
2 4 (1.36%) QA
3 3 (1.02%) P3O
4 2 (0.68%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.34%) BS15000
5 1 (0.34%) JSP 440
System Software
1 40 (13.56%) Hyper-V
2 27 (9.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (8.14%) Active Directory
4 8 (2.71%) XenApp
4 8 (2.71%) XenDesktop
4 8 (2.71%) vSphere
5 5 (1.69%) UAG
5 5 (1.69%) NFS
6 3 (1.02%) Firmware
6 3 (1.02%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.68%) Docker
7 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 43 (14.58%) OVSD
2 20 (6.78%) OpenView
3 19 (6.44%) SCCM
4 14 (4.75%) SCOM
5 8 (2.71%) SCOrch
5 8 (2.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 8 (2.71%) XenMobile
5 8 (2.71%) AirWatch
6 5 (1.69%) WSUS
7 4 (1.36%) SCVMM
7 4 (1.36%) WhatsUp Gold
7 4 (1.36%) Puppet
7 4 (1.36%) Vagrant
7 4 (1.36%) Cisco Prime
8 3 (1.02%) HP UCMDB
9 2 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.68%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.68%) NetVault Backup
10 1 (0.34%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 103 (34.92%) Microsoft
2 67 (22.71%) HP
3 37 (12.54%) VMware
4 36 (12.20%) Cisco
5 18 (6.10%) Citrix
6 17 (5.76%) NetApp
7 14 (4.75%) F5
8 11 (3.73%) Oracle
9 8 (2.71%) Red Hat
9 8 (2.71%) NetScout
10 6 (2.03%) McAfee
10 6 (2.03%) Lumension
10 6 (2.03%) Juniper
11 5 (1.69%) BMC
11 5 (1.69%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.69%) SAP
12 4 (1.36%) Atlassian
12 4 (1.36%) Symantec
13 3 (1.02%) Infoblox
13 3 (1.02%) TOWER Software
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