The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
South West / Dorset
Rank 17 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 8 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 6.25% 3.72% 1.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.78% 12.73% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £210 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £46.50 £42.00 £53.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -21.49%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £42.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +126.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Qualifications Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
23 55 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 17.97% 29.26% 15.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 15
Median daily rate £288 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.30% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £148 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 6
Median hourly rate £46.50 £42.23 £48.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.11% -12.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Poole - 3 £210 -
Blandford Forum - 2 £263 - 1
Bournemouth - 1 £210 -
SC Cleared
South West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Dorset region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 30 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (36.67%) SQL
3 9 (30.00%) ITIL
3 9 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (26.67%) LAN
4 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (26.67%) Power BI
5 7 (23.33%) HTML
5 7 (23.33%) Windows
5 7 (23.33%) Firewall
6 6 (20.00%) MS Office
6 6 (20.00%) ERP
6 6 (20.00%) DHCP
6 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (20.00%) VPN
6 6 (20.00%) DNS
6 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (16.67%) SAP
7 5 (16.67%) C++
8 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (13.33%) Android
8 4 (13.33%) Network Management
8 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
8 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 9 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Office
2 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) LAN
2 7 (23.33%) Firewall
3 6 (20.00%) DHCP
3 6 (20.00%) DNS
3 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (20.00%) VPN
4 4 (13.33%) WAN
4 4 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (13.33%) X.509
5 2 (6.67%) BGP
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (6.67%) IPv4
5 2 (6.67%) OSPF
5 2 (6.67%) SSL
5 2 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (26.67%) Power BI
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 4 (13.33%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (10.00%) Active Directory Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) ERP Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) IT Trainer
5 3 (10.00%) Migration Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Trainer
6 2 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Change Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Network Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) SAP Implementation Manager
6 2 (6.67%) SAP Implementation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (13.33%) Android
3 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.67%) VMS
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.33%) Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) ITIL
2 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (20.00%) ERP
4 4 (13.33%) Migration
4 4 (13.33%) Network Management
5 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.00%) People Management
5 3 (10.00%) Resource Allocation
5 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (6.67%) Critical Success Factor
6 2 (6.67%) Data Reconciliation
6 2 (6.67%) ITSM
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Service Management
6 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.33%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) C++
3 4 (13.33%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) C
4 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.33%) APMP
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) SAP
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco
3 3 (10.00%) Juniper
4 2 (6.67%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.33%) arcserve
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) Intel Security