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 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 8 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 104 121 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 12.59% 8.69% 12.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 49.29% 40.60% 51.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 85 82
Median daily rate £450 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £208 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £519 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Median hourly rate £10.24 £44.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.98% +242.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £30.90 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.03% +23.60%
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
211 298 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.54% 21.39% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 205 158
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 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £45.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.05% +230.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.27% +19.37%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 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 +7 100 £445 +14.83% 12
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 191 (84.51%) SC Cleared
2 74 (32.74%) ITIL
3 65 (28.76%) Windows
4 60 (26.55%) DV Cleared
5 57 (25.22%) Microsoft
6 46 (20.35%) Service Management
7 41 (18.14%) Project Management
8 36 (15.93%) Finance
9 32 (14.16%) MS Office
9 32 (14.16%) Oracle
10 31 (13.72%) Active Directory
10 31 (13.72%) CISSP
10 31 (13.72%) Cybersecurity
11 26 (11.50%) Information Assurance
12 25 (11.06%) MS Excel
13 24 (10.62%) SLA
13 24 (10.62%) SQL Server
13 24 (10.62%) PRINCE2
13 24 (10.62%) ITIL V3
14 23 (10.18%) Service Delivery
14 23 (10.18%) Management Information System
15 21 (9.29%) HP
15 21 (9.29%) CESG
15 21 (9.29%) Ethical Hacking
15 21 (9.29%) CESG Certified Professional
16 20 (8.85%) Service Design
16 20 (8.85%) Windows Vista
16 20 (8.85%) Citrix
16 20 (8.85%) Risk Management
17 19 (8.41%) Cryptography

Security 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 16 (7.08%) MS Exchange
2 15 (6.64%) SharePoint
3 12 (5.31%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (3.10%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.21%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (2.21%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (1.77%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.33%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.44%) CMS
8 1 (0.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 32 (14.16%) MS Office
2 25 (11.06%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.10%) MS Project
3 7 (3.10%) SPSS
4 2 (0.88%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.31%) Office 365
2 6 (2.65%) OneDrive
3 3 (1.33%) IaaS
4 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.52%) Firewall
2 16 (7.08%) IPsec
3 14 (6.19%) SMTP
4 13 (5.75%) Internet
5 12 (5.31%) Intrusion Detection
6 11 (4.87%) FTP
6 11 (4.87%) SSH
7 9 (3.98%) iSCSI
8 5 (2.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (2.21%) Wireless
9 3 (1.33%) SAN
10 2 (0.88%) SNA
11 1 (0.44%) DHCP
11 1 (0.44%) LAN
11 1 (0.44%) Network Security
11 1 (0.44%) VLAN
11 1 (0.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.98%) Oracle Database
3 8 (3.54%) DB2
4 5 (2.21%) Big Data
4 5 (2.21%) Hadoop
4 5 (2.21%) MySQL
4 5 (2.21%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.33%) Apache Hive
6 3 (1.33%) DataStax
6 3 (1.33%) HBase
6 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.88%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.88%) MS Access
7 2 (0.88%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (1.77%) JUnit
2 2 (0.88%) JIRA
2 2 (0.88%) MSI
2 2 (0.88%) Selenium
3 1 (0.44%) Ant
3 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.44%) Gradle
3 1 (0.44%) Hudson
3 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.44%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.44%) Subversion
3 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.44%) WebDriver
General
1 36 (15.93%) Finance
2 4 (1.77%) Legal
3 2 (0.88%) Military
3 2 (0.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.44%) Billing
4 1 (0.44%) Electronics
4 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (17.26%) Analyst
2 27 (11.95%) Architect
2 27 (11.95%) Consultant
3 16 (7.08%) Project Manager
4 14 (6.19%) Developer
4 14 (6.19%) SOC Analyst
5 12 (5.31%) Security Advisor
6 11 (4.87%) Service Architect
7 10 (4.42%) Service Manager
8 9 (3.98%) SC Cleared Project Manager
9 8 (3.54%) Information Assurance Leader
9 8 (3.54%) Java Developer
9 8 (3.54%) Middleware Developer
9 8 (3.54%) Service Analyst
9 8 (3.54%) Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (3.10%) Data Scientist
10 7 (3.10%) SC Cleared Java Developer
11 6 (2.65%) 1st Line Support
11 6 (2.65%) Commercial Manager
11 6 (2.65%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.31%) J2EE
2 11 (4.87%) IBM Integration Bus
3 8 (3.54%) Middleware
4 5 (2.21%) Web Services
4 5 (2.21%) XML
5 4 (1.77%) EJB
5 4 (1.77%) JMS
6 3 (1.33%) JSP
6 3 (1.33%) Servlets
7 2 (0.88%) .NET
8 1 (0.44%) CSS
8 1 (0.44%) HTML
8 1 (0.44%) Java EE
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.44%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.18%) Management Information System
2 21 (9.29%) CESG
3 19 (8.41%) Cryptography
4 15 (6.64%) Security Operations Centre
5 14 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (6.19%) Client/Server
6 8 (3.54%) Statistics
7 7 (3.10%) Data Centre
7 7 (3.10%) Smartphone
8 5 (2.21%) Data Extraction
9 4 (1.77%) PKI
9 4 (1.77%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.33%) FlexPod
10 3 (1.33%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.88%) Replication
11 2 (0.88%) User Experience
12 1 (0.44%) Clustering
12 1 (0.44%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.44%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.44%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 65 (28.76%) Windows
2 20 (8.85%) Windows Vista
3 18 (7.96%) Unix
4 13 (5.75%) Linux
5 7 (3.10%) Windows 10
5 7 (3.10%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.65%) CentOS
7 5 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.77%) Data ONTAP
8 4 (1.77%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.33%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.88%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (32.74%) ITIL
2 46 (20.35%) Service Management
3 41 (18.14%) Project Management
4 31 (13.72%) Cybersecurity
5 26 (11.50%) Information Assurance
6 24 (10.62%) ITIL V3
6 24 (10.62%) PRINCE2
7 23 (10.18%) Service Delivery
8 21 (9.29%) Ethical Hacking
9 20 (8.85%) Risk Management
9 20 (8.85%) Service Design
10 19 (8.41%) Migration
11 16 (7.08%) ISMS
12 15 (6.64%) Security Architecture
12 15 (6.64%) Security Operations
13 14 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (6.19%) ITSM
14 12 (5.31%) Incident Management
14 12 (5.31%) Penetration Testing
14 12 (5.31%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 18 (7.96%) Java
2 12 (5.31%) SQL
3 7 (3.10%) R
4 5 (2.21%) VBA
5 4 (1.77%) Python
6 3 (1.33%) Ruby
7 2 (0.88%) C
7 2 (0.88%) C#
8 1 (0.44%) F#
8 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.44%) Perl
8 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 191 (84.51%) SC Cleared
2 60 (26.55%) DV Cleared
3 31 (13.72%) CISSP
4 21 (9.29%) CESG Certified Professional
5 17 (7.52%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (5.75%) CEH
7 11 (4.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (4.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (1.33%) APMP
11 3 (1.33%) ISTQB
11 3 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.88%) CCNP
12 2 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.88%) Degree
12 2 (0.88%) ISEB
12 2 (0.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 2 (0.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.62%) SLA
2 16 (7.08%) RMADS
3 5 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.33%) QA
5 1 (0.44%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (13.72%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.87%) Sendmail
3 10 (4.42%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.98%) NFS
5 5 (2.21%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.33%) BitLocker
6 3 (1.33%) HDFS
6 3 (1.33%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.33%) vSphere
7 2 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.88%) vCloud
7 2 (0.88%) XenApp
8 1 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (4.87%) SCOM
2 9 (3.98%) OVSD
3 6 (2.65%) AirWatch
4 5 (2.21%) SCCM
5 3 (1.33%) Hadoop YARN
5 3 (1.33%) vMotion
6 2 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.88%) Nessus
7 1 (0.44%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.44%) OpenView
7 1 (0.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 57 (25.22%) Microsoft
2 32 (14.16%) Oracle
3 21 (9.29%) HP
4 20 (8.85%) Citrix
5 13 (5.75%) VMware
6 11 (4.87%) Cisco
6 11 (4.87%) IBM
7 5 (2.21%) F5
7 5 (2.21%) Forcepoint
7 5 (2.21%) NetApp
8 4 (1.77%) Cloudera
8 4 (1.77%) Symantec
9 3 (1.33%) ArcSight
9 3 (1.33%) Computacenter
9 3 (1.33%) Dell
9 3 (1.33%) Juniper
9 3 (1.33%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.33%) Veeam
10 2 (0.88%) Ciena
10 2 (0.88%) Lumension
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