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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 6 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 180 148 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 14.54% 12.97% 17.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 58.44% 53.24% 63.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 73 71
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£343 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.18% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £176 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 3
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.49 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.89% -13.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £13.47 £11.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £22.00 £17.94
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -37.50%
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
308 278 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.88% 24.36% 27.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 151 113
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £194 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 7
Average hourly rate £25.75 £13.50 £17.03
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.74% -20.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £13.47 £10.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.55 £29.00 £21.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £24.90
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -27.71%

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 1 April 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
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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 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 0 124 £349 +8.98% 13
High Wycombe - - - -
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 312 (85.95%) SC Cleared
2 177 (48.76%) ITIL
3 128 (35.26%) Microsoft
4 127 (34.99%) DV Cleared
5 99 (27.27%) MS Excel
6 91 (25.07%) Windows
7 89 (24.52%) MS Office
8 83 (22.87%) Service Management
9 64 (17.63%) PRINCE2
10 58 (15.98%) SLA
11 55 (15.15%) Project Management
12 54 (14.88%) HP
13 44 (12.12%) Incident Management
14 43 (11.85%) Cisco
15 42 (11.57%) MS Project
15 42 (11.57%) VMware
16 41 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
17 40 (11.02%) VMware Infrastructure
17 40 (11.02%) OVSD
18 39 (10.74%) Change Management
19 38 (10.47%) Service Delivery
19 38 (10.47%) Finance
19 38 (10.47%) Hyper-V
20 36 (9.92%) MS Exchange
21 34 (9.37%) Analytical Skills
22 33 (9.09%) Active Directory
23 31 (8.54%) Citrix
24 30 (8.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
25 29 (7.99%) SharePoint
26 27 (7.44%) Linux

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 36 (9.92%) MS Exchange
2 29 (7.99%) SharePoint
3 25 (6.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (4.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (3.58%) Lync
5 13 (3.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (3.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (2.48%) IIS
8 5 (1.38%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (1.10%) Confluence
9 4 (1.10%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.55%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.28%) Apache
11 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.28%) Moodle
11 1 (0.28%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 99 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 89 (24.52%) MS Office
3 42 (11.57%) MS Project
4 25 (6.89%) MS Visio
5 19 (5.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.31%) PaaS
2 6 (1.65%) Office 365
3 5 (1.38%) SaaS
3 5 (1.38%) IaaS
3 5 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.34%) Firewall
1 23 (6.34%) LAN
2 21 (5.79%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (5.51%) WAN
4 17 (4.68%) Internet
5 12 (3.31%) iSCSI
6 11 (3.03%) VPN
7 10 (2.75%) DNS
7 10 (2.75%) TCP/IP
8 8 (2.20%) OSPF
8 8 (2.20%) EIGRP
8 8 (2.20%) TACACS
8 8 (2.20%) Wireless
9 7 (1.93%) DHCP
9 7 (1.93%) WLAN
9 7 (1.93%) BGP
9 7 (1.93%) Multicast
9 7 (1.93%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (1.93%) Unified Communications
10 6 (1.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.41%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (2.20%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.38%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.38%) OLAP
3 5 (1.38%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.10%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.10%) Big Data
4 4 (1.10%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.10%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.10%) OLTP
4 4 (1.10%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.55%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.55%) SQLPlus
5 2 (0.55%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.28%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (1.38%) Eclipse
2 4 (1.10%) JIRA
2 4 (1.10%) Cucumber
2 4 (1.10%) Mercurial
2 4 (1.10%) Gradle
2 4 (1.10%) Ant
2 4 (1.10%) JUnit
2 4 (1.10%) Subversion
3 2 (0.55%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.55%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.55%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.55%) MSI
4 1 (0.28%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.28%) NUnit
4 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.28%) Selenium
4 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (10.47%) Finance
2 14 (3.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (0.83%) Electronics
3 3 (0.83%) Marketing
4 2 (0.55%) Legal
4 2 (0.55%) Military
5 1 (0.28%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 70 (19.28%) Analyst
2 33 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 30 (8.26%) Project Manager
4 27 (7.44%) 1st Line Support
5 23 (6.34%) Incident Manager
5 23 (6.34%) Service Manager
6 21 (5.79%) Consultant
7 20 (5.51%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 18 (4.96%) Support Engineer
9 17 (4.68%) Service Analyst
9 17 (4.68%) Service Desk Analyst
10 15 (4.13%) Network Engineer
11 13 (3.58%) Architect
12 12 (3.31%) Delivery Manager
12 12 (3.31%) Administrator
13 11 (3.03%) Developer
13 11 (3.03%) Services Delivery Manager
14 8 (2.20%) Transition Manager
14 8 (2.20%) Service Transition Manager
14 8 (2.20%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.10%) JSON
1 4 (1.10%) Java EE
1 4 (1.10%) EJB
1 4 (1.10%) Web Services
1 4 (1.10%) J2EE
1 4 (1.10%) JMS
2 2 (0.55%) jQuery
3 1 (0.28%) SAML
3 1 (0.28%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (0.28%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.28%) PhoneGap
3 1 (0.28%) Entity Framework
3 1 (0.28%) WCF
3 1 (0.28%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.28%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.37%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.61%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.48%) Blackberry
3 9 (2.48%) PMI
4 8 (2.20%) Economics
5 7 (1.93%) User Experience
5 7 (1.93%) PKI
6 6 (1.65%) Open Source
7 5 (1.38%) Statistics
7 5 (1.38%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.10%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.83%) SCADA
10 2 (0.55%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.28%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.28%) VLE
11 1 (0.28%) EMV
11 1 (0.28%) NHS
11 1 (0.28%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.28%) CMDB
11 1 (0.28%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 91 (25.07%) Windows
2 41 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (7.44%) Linux
4 24 (6.61%) Windows 7
5 15 (4.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (2.75%) Windows 8
6 10 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (2.48%) Windows XP
7 9 (2.48%) Windows Vista
8 7 (1.93%) UNIX
9 6 (1.65%) CentOS
9 6 (1.65%) Ubuntu
10 5 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.55%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (48.76%) ITIL
2 83 (22.87%) Service Management
3 64 (17.63%) PRINCE2
4 55 (15.15%) Project Management
5 44 (12.12%) Incident Management
6 39 (10.74%) Change Management
7 38 (10.47%) Service Delivery
8 27 (7.44%) ITSM
9 24 (6.61%) ITIL V3
10 23 (6.34%) Data Analysis
11 21 (5.79%) Change Control
12 19 (5.23%) Matrix Management
13 17 (4.68%) Project Planning
14 16 (4.41%) Mentoring
15 15 (4.13%) Configuration Management
15 15 (4.13%) Risk Management
16 14 (3.86%) People Management
17 13 (3.58%) PRINCE
17 13 (3.58%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (3.31%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 26 (7.16%) PowerShell
2 22 (6.06%) SQL
3 14 (3.86%) C
4 8 (2.20%) Java
5 4 (1.10%) VB
5 4 (1.10%) C#
6 3 (0.83%) C++
6 3 (0.83%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.55%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.28%) Python
8 1 (0.28%) VBA
8 1 (0.28%) Perl
8 1 (0.28%) PHP
8 1 (0.28%) VBScript
8 1 (0.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 312 (85.95%) SC Cleared
2 127 (34.99%) DV Cleared
3 30 (8.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 24 (6.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (5.79%) MCP
6 21 (5.79%) MCSE
7 20 (5.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 20 (5.51%) CCNP
8 13 (3.58%) CCNA
9 12 (3.31%) APMP
10 9 (2.48%) HNC
10 9 (2.48%) HND
10 9 (2.48%) PMI Certification
11 8 (2.20%) Degree
11 8 (2.20%) CCSE
11 8 (2.20%) CCSA
12 7 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.93%) CCIE
13 6 (1.65%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (15.98%) SLA
2 4 (1.10%) QA
2 4 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.28%) BS15000
3 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.28%) P3O
3 1 (0.28%) JSP 440
System Software
1 40 (11.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (10.47%) Hyper-V
3 33 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 12 (3.31%) NFS
5 7 (1.93%) XenApp
5 7 (1.93%) XenDesktop
6 6 (1.65%) Firmware
7 5 (1.38%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.83%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (0.83%) UAG
9 2 (0.55%) Docker
10 1 (0.28%) vSphere
10 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 40 (11.02%) OVSD
2 18 (4.96%) Backup Exec
3 16 (4.41%) SCCM
4 13 (3.58%) OpenView
5 8 (2.20%) McAfee ePO
6 7 (1.93%) SCOrch
6 7 (1.93%) XenMobile
6 7 (1.93%) SCOM
7 5 (1.38%) Cisco Prime
8 4 (1.10%) WhatsUp Gold
8 4 (1.10%) Puppet
8 4 (1.10%) Vagrant
9 3 (0.83%) CiscoWorks
9 3 (0.83%) HP UCMDB
9 3 (0.83%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.55%) WSUS
11 1 (0.28%) Cacti
Vendors
1 128 (35.26%) Microsoft
2 54 (14.88%) HP
3 43 (11.85%) Cisco
4 42 (11.57%) VMware
5 31 (8.54%) Citrix
6 19 (5.23%) F5
7 16 (4.41%) Juniper
7 16 (4.41%) NetApp
8 15 (4.13%) CheckPoint
9 14 (3.86%) Remedy
10 9 (2.48%) Oracle
10 9 (2.48%) McAfee
10 9 (2.48%) Nokia
10 9 (2.48%) Lumension
11 8 (2.20%) Sophos
11 8 (2.20%) Blue Coat
12 7 (1.93%) Computacenter
13 5 (1.38%) SAP
13 5 (1.38%) Red Hat
14 4 (1.10%) Atlassian
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