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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 6 21 4
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -17
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 181 79 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 13.86% 7.48% 15.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.42% 40.51% 54.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 43 47
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £222 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £550 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 0 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £17.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 - £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 - £17.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £31.92
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -43.60%
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
359 195 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 27.49% 18.47% 29.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 94 84
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 4 17
Average hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +54.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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 19 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram 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 19 December 2014. 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 +6 154 £350 -7.89% 12
High Wycombe +5 4 - -
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 272 (82.67%) SC Cleared
2 112 (34.04%) ITIL
3 101 (30.70%) Microsoft
4 93 (28.27%) DV Cleared
5 91 (27.66%) Windows
6 75 (22.80%) MS Excel
7 56 (17.02%) Service Management
8 54 (16.41%) MS Exchange
9 47 (14.29%) Service Delivery
10 45 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
11 44 (13.37%) PRINCE2
12 42 (12.77%) SLA
13 37 (11.25%) Microsoft Certification
13 37 (11.25%) Windows Server 2008
13 37 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2003
14 36 (10.94%) MS Project
15 33 (10.03%) Finance
16 31 (9.42%) MCSE
17 30 (9.12%) MCP
17 30 (9.12%) SharePoint
17 30 (9.12%) Change Management
17 30 (9.12%) OVSD
18 29 (8.81%) Incident Management
19 28 (8.51%) VMware
19 28 (8.51%) MS Office
20 27 (8.21%) HP
20 27 (8.21%) Citrix
20 27 (8.21%) Project Management
20 27 (8.21%) VMware Infrastructure
21 26 (7.90%) Hyper-V

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 54 (16.41%) MS Exchange
2 37 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 30 (9.12%) SharePoint
4 23 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (4.86%) Lync
7 13 (3.95%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (3.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (2.43%) IIS
10 6 (1.82%) Office Communications Server
11 5 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.61%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.30%) Moodle
13 1 (0.30%) Apache
Applications
1 75 (22.80%) MS Excel
2 36 (10.94%) MS Project
3 28 (8.51%) MS Office
4 9 (2.74%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.74%) Office 365
2 5 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.78%) Firewall
2 15 (4.56%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (4.56%) LAN
3 14 (4.26%) WAN
4 9 (2.74%) TACACS
5 8 (2.43%) DNS
6 7 (2.13%) iSCSI
6 7 (2.13%) SSL
7 6 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (1.52%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.52%) DHCP
8 5 (1.52%) Wireless
9 4 (1.22%) Internet
10 3 (0.91%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (0.91%) Network Security
10 3 (0.91%) Gigabit Ethernet
10 3 (0.91%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.91%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (0.91%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.78%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (2.13%) Oracle Database
3 6 (1.82%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.22%) OLTP
4 4 (1.22%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.22%) OLAP
5 2 (0.61%) Essbase
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.61%) SQLPlus
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (1.82%) MSI
2 5 (1.52%) InstallShield
3 4 (1.22%) AdminStudio
4 3 (0.91%) Selenium
5 2 (0.61%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.30%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.30%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (0.30%) Wise Package Studio
6 1 (0.30%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.30%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.30%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (0.30%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.30%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.30%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.30%) JMeter
6 1 (0.30%) NUnit
General
1 33 (10.03%) Finance
2 11 (3.34%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.22%) Legal
4 2 (0.61%) Military
5 1 (0.30%) Back Office
5 1 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 63 (19.15%) Analyst
2 32 (9.73%) Support Analyst
3 31 (9.42%) Project Manager
4 30 (9.12%) 1st Line Support
5 21 (6.38%) Support Engineer
5 21 (6.38%) Consultant
5 21 (6.38%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 19 (5.78%) Service Manager
7 18 (5.47%) Service Desk Analyst
7 18 (5.47%) Service Analyst
8 15 (4.56%) Services Delivery Manager
8 15 (4.56%) Team Leader
8 15 (4.56%) Delivery Manager
9 11 (3.34%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 10 (3.04%) Senior Manager
10 10 (3.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (3.04%) Project Officer
11 8 (2.43%) Network Engineer
11 8 (2.43%) Architect
12 7 (2.13%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.61%) Oracle ADF
1 2 (0.61%) .NET
1 2 (0.61%) Application Packaging
1 2 (0.61%) jQuery
2 1 (0.30%) WCF
2 1 (0.30%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (0.30%) PhoneGap
2 1 (0.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (0.30%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.30%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (0.30%) SAML
2 1 (0.30%) SOAP
2 1 (0.30%) STL
2 1 (0.30%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 45 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.08%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.04%) Blackberry
4 6 (1.82%) PKI
5 5 (1.52%) SCADA
6 4 (1.22%) Statistics
6 4 (1.22%) CMDB
7 3 (0.91%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.61%) Smartcard
8 2 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.61%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.61%) CCTV
8 2 (0.61%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.30%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.30%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.30%) Replication
9 1 (0.30%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 91 (27.66%) Windows
2 37 (11.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (7.60%) Windows 7
4 22 (6.69%) Linux
5 14 (4.26%) Windows 8
6 13 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (3.65%) Windows Vista
8 11 (3.34%) Windows XP
9 10 (3.04%) UNIX
10 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.61%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.30%) Android
12 1 (0.30%) CentOS
12 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (34.04%) ITIL
2 56 (17.02%) Service Management
3 47 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 44 (13.37%) PRINCE2
5 30 (9.12%) Change Management
6 29 (8.81%) Incident Management
7 27 (8.21%) Project Management
8 14 (4.26%) ITSM
8 14 (4.26%) ITIL V3
8 14 (4.26%) People Management
8 14 (4.26%) Mentoring
9 12 (3.65%) Risk Management
10 11 (3.34%) Problem Management
10 11 (3.34%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (3.34%) Configuration Management
10 11 (3.34%) Validation
11 10 (3.04%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (3.04%) Cyber Security
12 9 (2.74%) Migration
13 8 (2.43%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.78%) SQL
1 19 (5.78%) PowerShell
2 18 (5.47%) C
3 7 (2.13%) Java
4 6 (1.82%) VB
5 4 (1.22%) PL/SQL
6 3 (0.91%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.91%) C++
7 2 (0.61%) Python
7 2 (0.61%) PHP
8 1 (0.30%) Ruby
8 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.30%) VBScript
8 1 (0.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 272 (82.67%) SC Cleared
2 93 (28.27%) DV Cleared
3 37 (11.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (9.42%) MCSE
5 30 (9.12%) MCP
6 20 (6.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 20 (6.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 16 (4.86%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (4.56%) CCNP
9 13 (3.95%) HNC
9 13 (3.95%) HND
10 10 (3.04%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (2.74%) CCNA
12 7 (2.13%) CCSE
12 7 (2.13%) CCSA
13 5 (1.52%) Degree
13 5 (1.52%) CTC Cleared
13 5 (1.52%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 4 (1.22%) CCIE
15 3 (0.91%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (12.77%) SLA
2 11 (3.34%) BS15000
3 5 (1.52%) QA
4 2 (0.61%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.30%) BS25999
5 1 (0.30%) P3O
System Software
1 27 (8.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (7.90%) Hyper-V
3 25 (7.60%) Active Directory
4 13 (3.95%) Microsoft App-V
5 11 (3.34%) Firmware
6 7 (2.13%) NFS
7 3 (0.91%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (0.91%) UAG
8 1 (0.30%) XenApp
8 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 30 (9.12%) OVSD
2 25 (7.60%) Backup Exec
3 13 (3.95%) McAfee ePO
4 11 (3.34%) SCCM
5 6 (1.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (0.91%) HP UCMDB
6 3 (0.91%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (0.61%) SCOM
8 1 (0.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.30%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 101 (30.70%) Microsoft
2 28 (8.51%) VMware
3 27 (8.21%) HP
3 27 (8.21%) Citrix
4 21 (6.38%) Cisco
5 15 (4.56%) Oracle
6 14 (4.26%) Lumension
7 13 (3.95%) CheckPoint
7 13 (3.95%) McAfee
8 12 (3.65%) Sophos
8 12 (3.65%) Remedy
8 12 (3.65%) Juniper
9 11 (3.34%) F5
10 9 (2.74%) NetApp
11 8 (2.43%) Nokia
12 7 (2.13%) Blue Coat
13 6 (1.82%) AppSense
13 6 (1.82%) Computacenter
14 3 (0.91%) Dell
14 3 (0.91%) Websense
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