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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 13 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 112 157 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.05% 11.96% 9.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.33% 52.16% 48.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 87 54
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£378 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £206 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £374 £373
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 3
Average hourly rate £43.00 £11.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+273.91% +15.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+54.76% -1.17%
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
271 301 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.91% 22.92% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 167 99
Average daily rate £400 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £210 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 12
Average hourly rate £44.00 £15.50 £14.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+183.87% +3.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.24 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £35.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

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 31 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
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 31 July 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 31 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 -8 88 £350 - 10
Amersham +5 1 - - 1
High Wycombe +4 1 £158 - 2
Buckingham - 1 - -
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 222 (78.45%) SC Cleared
2 147 (51.94%) ITIL
3 126 (44.52%) DV Cleared
4 100 (35.34%) Microsoft
5 83 (29.33%) Service Management
6 75 (26.50%) MS Office
7 74 (26.15%) MS Excel
8 69 (24.38%) HP
9 53 (18.73%) Project Management
10 50 (17.67%) Windows
11 49 (17.31%) PRINCE2
12 45 (15.90%) OVSD
13 43 (15.19%) Finance
14 40 (14.13%) SLA
15 38 (13.43%) Incident Management
16 36 (12.72%) ITSM
17 34 (12.01%) SQL
18 32 (11.31%) Hyper-V
19 31 (10.95%) VMware
20 30 (10.60%) Cisco
20 30 (10.60%) ITIL V3
21 29 (10.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
22 28 (9.89%) SharePoint
23 27 (9.54%) MS Project
23 27 (9.54%) Service Delivery
24 26 (9.19%) Data Analysis
25 23 (8.13%) MS Visio
25 23 (8.13%) Data Centre
26 22 (7.77%) Linux
27 21 (7.42%) VMware Infrastructure

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (9.89%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.53%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.18%) Lync
4 5 (1.77%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.41%) IIS
5 4 (1.41%) Confluence
6 3 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.35%) SAP Portal
8 1 (0.35%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.35%) PowerExchange
8 1 (0.35%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 75 (26.50%) MS Office
2 74 (26.15%) MS Excel
3 27 (9.54%) MS Project
4 23 (8.13%) MS Visio
5 19 (6.71%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (4.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.35%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.41%) PaaS
1 4 (1.41%) Office 365
2 2 (0.71%) IaaS
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.65%) Internet
2 14 (4.95%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.53%) VPN
4 9 (3.18%) DNS
4 9 (3.18%) LAN
5 8 (2.83%) WAN
6 7 (2.47%) WLAN
6 7 (2.47%) Wireless
6 7 (2.47%) Unified Communications
7 6 (2.12%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (2.12%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 6 (2.12%) MPLS
7 6 (2.12%) OSPF
7 6 (2.12%) BGP
7 6 (2.12%) EIGRP
7 6 (2.12%) VRRP
7 6 (2.12%) Ethernet
7 6 (2.12%) SSL
7 6 (2.12%) SNMP
7 6 (2.12%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.47%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (2.12%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.77%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.41%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.41%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.41%) MySQL
5 4 (1.41%) Big Data
6 3 (1.06%) SAP BI
6 3 (1.06%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.35%) OLAP
8 1 (0.35%) Informix
8 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.35%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 7 (2.47%) Subversion
2 4 (1.41%) JIRA
2 4 (1.41%) Mercurial
2 4 (1.41%) Cucumber
2 4 (1.41%) Ant
2 4 (1.41%) JUnit
2 4 (1.41%) Eclipse
2 4 (1.41%) Gradle
3 3 (1.06%) SoapUI
3 3 (1.06%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (1.06%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.06%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.35%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.35%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.35%) GCC
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.35%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.35%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.35%) MSI
General
1 43 (15.19%) Finance
2 5 (1.77%) Electronics
3 4 (1.41%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.06%) Military
4 3 (1.06%) Marketing
5 1 (0.35%) Legal
5 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (14.84%) Analyst
2 27 (9.54%) Incident Manager
3 25 (8.83%) Service Manager
4 20 (7.07%) Project Manager
5 16 (5.65%) Consultant
6 13 (4.59%) Architect
6 13 (4.59%) Developer
7 12 (4.24%) Delivery Manager
8 11 (3.89%) Services Delivery Manager
9 10 (3.53%) PMO Manager
10 9 (3.18%) 1st Line Support
11 8 (2.83%) Software Engineer
11 8 (2.83%) Service Analyst
11 8 (2.83%) Service Desk Analyst
12 7 (2.47%) 3rd Line Support
12 7 (2.47%) Java Developer
12 7 (2.47%) Network Engineer
12 7 (2.47%) Support Analyst
13 6 (2.12%) Process Analyst
13 6 (2.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.41%) J2EE
1 4 (1.41%) EJB
1 4 (1.41%) Web Services
1 4 (1.41%) XML
1 4 (1.41%) JMS
1 4 (1.41%) Java EE
1 4 (1.41%) JSON
1 4 (1.41%) X-Windows
2 3 (1.06%) XML Messaging
2 3 (1.06%) jQuery
2 3 (1.06%) SOAP
3 2 (0.71%) MFC
3 2 (0.71%) SAP PI
3 2 (0.71%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (0.71%) .NET
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle ADF
4 1 (0.35%) SAP XI
4 1 (0.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
4 1 (0.35%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.13%) Data Centre
2 19 (6.71%) Management Information System
3 16 (5.65%) PMI
3 16 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.95%) Clustering
5 8 (2.83%) Economics
6 6 (2.12%) PKI
7 5 (1.77%) User Experience
8 4 (1.41%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.41%) CMDB
9 3 (1.06%) Biometrics
9 3 (1.06%) CCTV
10 2 (0.71%) EMV
10 2 (0.71%) NHS
10 2 (0.71%) HACMP
11 1 (0.35%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.35%) GIS
11 1 (0.35%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.35%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.35%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 50 (17.67%) Windows
2 22 (7.77%) Linux
3 20 (7.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (4.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (4.59%) UNIX
5 13 (4.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.12%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.06%) Android
8 3 (1.06%) CentOS
8 3 (1.06%) VxWorks
8 3 (1.06%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.71%) AIX
10 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (51.94%) ITIL
2 83 (29.33%) Service Management
3 53 (18.73%) Project Management
4 49 (17.31%) PRINCE2
5 38 (13.43%) Incident Management
6 36 (12.72%) ITSM
7 30 (10.60%) ITIL V3
8 27 (9.54%) Service Delivery
9 26 (9.19%) Data Analysis
10 21 (7.42%) Matrix Management
11 20 (7.07%) Change Management
12 19 (6.71%) CRM
13 16 (5.65%) Risk Management
14 15 (5.30%) People Management
15 14 (4.95%) Change Control
15 14 (4.95%) Migration
16 13 (4.59%) Configuration Management
17 12 (4.24%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (4.24%) Problem Management
18 11 (3.89%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 34 (12.01%) SQL
2 21 (7.42%) PowerShell
3 12 (4.24%) C
3 12 (4.24%) Java
4 11 (3.89%) C++
5 10 (3.53%) C#
6 6 (2.12%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.41%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.06%) Python
8 3 (1.06%) Embedded C
8 3 (1.06%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.71%) Assembly Language
9 2 (0.71%) C++/CLI
10 1 (0.35%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.35%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.35%) PHP
10 1 (0.35%) ABAP
10 1 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 222 (78.45%) SC Cleared
2 126 (44.52%) DV Cleared
3 29 (10.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 19 (6.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 17 (6.01%) APMP
6 16 (5.65%) PMI Certification
7 14 (4.95%) PMP
8 11 (3.89%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (3.89%) CCNA
9 10 (3.53%) CCNP
10 8 (2.83%) ISEB
11 7 (2.47%) Degree
12 6 (2.12%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (2.12%) CCIP
13 5 (1.77%) MCP
13 5 (1.77%) HNC
13 5 (1.77%) HND
13 5 (1.77%) MCSE
13 5 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (1.77%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (14.13%) SLA
2 6 (2.12%) BS25999
3 3 (1.06%) QA
3 3 (1.06%) P3O
3 3 (1.06%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.35%) BS15000
5 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 32 (11.31%) Hyper-V
2 21 (7.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (6.01%) Active Directory
4 7 (2.47%) vSphere
5 5 (1.77%) UAG
5 5 (1.77%) XenApp
5 5 (1.77%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.06%) Firmware
6 3 (1.06%) BitLocker
6 3 (1.06%) NFS
7 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 1 (0.35%) Docker
8 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.35%) Snort
8 1 (0.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 45 (15.90%) OVSD
2 20 (7.07%) OpenView
2 20 (7.07%) SCCM
3 14 (4.95%) SCOM
4 8 (2.83%) SCOrch
4 8 (2.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 5 (1.77%) XenMobile
5 5 (1.77%) WSUS
5 5 (1.77%) AirWatch
6 4 (1.41%) Vagrant
6 4 (1.41%) Puppet
6 4 (1.41%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (1.41%) SCVMM
6 4 (1.41%) WhatsUp Gold
7 3 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.06%) HP UCMDB
8 2 (0.71%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.71%) NetVault Backup
9 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 100 (35.34%) Microsoft
2 69 (24.38%) HP
3 31 (10.95%) VMware
4 30 (10.60%) Cisco
5 15 (5.30%) Citrix
6 13 (4.59%) NetApp
7 12 (4.24%) F5
8 11 (3.89%) Oracle
9 8 (2.83%) Red Hat
9 8 (2.83%) NetScout
10 6 (2.12%) SAP
11 5 (1.77%) Symantec
11 5 (1.77%) BMC
11 5 (1.77%) McAfee
11 5 (1.77%) Lumension
12 4 (1.41%) Atlassian
12 4 (1.41%) Juniper
13 3 (1.06%) Infoblox
13 3 (1.06%) TOWER Software
14 2 (0.71%) Wind River
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £295.00 per day
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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