The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 19 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 432 238 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.62% 13.87% 16.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 54.07% 44.57% 48.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 143 195
Average daily rate
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£348 £350 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% -4.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £203 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £360 £373
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 37
Average hourly rate £28.50 £14.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.57% -56.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £11.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -35.18%
SC 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 Hampshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
799 534 677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.14% 31.12% 33.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 305 370
Average daily rate £363 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 29 67
Average hourly rate £27.00 £17.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.82% -47.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Gosport -1 108 £450 +3.44% 11
Hook 0 98 £310 -11.42% 3
Southampton -4 36 £340 - 6
Basingstoke +26 22 £143 -70.00% 5
Farnborough +1 19 £433 +15.71% 4
Portsmouth -2 14 £463 +2.77% 2
Aldershot +3 12 £456 - 5
Andover +8 8 £430 +6.17% 1
Havant -1 1 - - 3
Romsey -2 1 - -
Winchester - - - -
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 905 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 240 (26.52%) HP
3 232 (25.64%) Microsoft
4 219 (24.20%) Oracle
4 219 (24.20%) Windows
5 164 (18.12%) ISTQB
6 139 (15.36%) UNIX
7 130 (14.36%) .NET
8 124 (13.70%) HTML
9 123 (13.59%) DV Cleared
10 121 (13.37%) JavaScript
11 120 (13.26%) JSP
12 114 (12.60%) SQL
13 108 (11.93%) Windows Server 2008
14 107 (11.82%) ASP.NET
15 104 (11.49%) Project Management
16 96 (10.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 89 (9.83%) Windows Server 2003
17 89 (9.83%) MS Excel
18 81 (8.95%) C#
18 81 (8.95%) Cisco
19 80 (8.84%) Linux
20 78 (8.62%) CRM
21 77 (8.51%) VB
22 75 (8.29%) SAN
23 73 (8.07%) TCP/IP
24 72 (7.96%) Oracle EBS
25 69 (7.62%) Cisco Certification
26 67 (7.40%) Active Directory
26 67 (7.40%) VMware

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 61 (6.74%) SharePoint
2 57 (6.30%) MS Exchange
3 21 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2003
4 18 (1.99%) IIS
4 18 (1.99%) Oracle Workflow
5 17 (1.88%) WebSphere
5 17 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
7 11 (1.22%) Lync
8 9 (0.99%) MS Project Server
8 9 (0.99%) WebLogic
9 7 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (0.66%) Documentum
11 5 (0.55%) ArcGIS
11 5 (0.55%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.44%) SAS
13 3 (0.33%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 89 (9.83%) MS Excel
2 63 (6.96%) MS Office
3 48 (5.30%) MS Project
4 15 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (1.33%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.66%) PaintShop Pro
7 5 (0.55%) Adobe Captivate
7 5 (0.55%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.44%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.33%) SPSS
10 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 72 (7.96%) Oracle EBS
2 27 (2.98%) Oracle Applications
3 11 (1.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (0.77%) Oracle CRM
5 5 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.11%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.33%) SaaS
2 2 (0.22%) IaaS
3 1 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 75 (8.29%) SAN
2 73 (8.07%) TCP/IP
3 58 (6.41%) Firewall
4 47 (5.19%) LAN
5 46 (5.08%) Network Security
6 37 (4.09%) DNS
7 34 (3.76%) WAN
7 34 (3.76%) Cisco ASA
8 27 (2.98%) SMTP
9 21 (2.32%) HTTPS
10 18 (1.99%) HTTP
10 18 (1.99%) X.400
11 17 (1.88%) X.500
12 14 (1.55%) Internet
12 14 (1.55%) VLAN
13 13 (1.44%) OSPF
14 12 (1.33%) SSL
14 12 (1.33%) DHCP
15 11 (1.22%) Cisco IOS
16 10 (1.10%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (4.97%) Oracle Reports
2 37 (4.09%) SQL Server
3 27 (2.98%) Oracle Database
4 24 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (2.10%) DB2
6 18 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (1.33%) Relational Database
9 11 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (0.99%) Oracle BI EE
10 9 (0.99%) Oracle OWB
10 9 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
10 9 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (0.66%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 5 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.55%) EDMS
13 4 (0.44%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.33%) Big Data
14 3 (0.33%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 62 (6.85%) QuickTest Pro
2 25 (2.76%) LoadRunner
3 19 (2.10%) Subversion
4 13 (1.44%) ClearCase
5 12 (1.33%) Ant
6 10 (1.10%) Eclipse
7 9 (0.99%) Oracle APEX
7 9 (0.99%) NUnit
8 7 (0.77%) GoogleTest
8 7 (0.77%) CppUnit
8 7 (0.77%) Rational Rose
8 7 (0.77%) Visual Studio
9 6 (0.66%) JUnit
9 6 (0.66%) SoapUI
10 5 (0.55%) CruiseControl
10 5 (0.55%) ClearQuest
10 5 (0.55%) Dreamweaver
11 4 (0.44%) MSI
11 4 (0.44%) StarTeam
12 3 (0.33%) QUnit
General
1 60 (6.63%) Military
2 47 (5.19%) Finance
3 25 (2.76%) Telecoms
4 6 (0.66%) Aerospace
5 5 (0.55%) Billing
5 5 (0.55%) Publishing
6 4 (0.44%) Legal
6 4 (0.44%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.44%) Back Office
7 2 (0.22%) Law
7 2 (0.22%) Marketing
8 1 (0.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 116 (12.82%) Analyst
2 93 (10.28%) Architect
3 82 (9.06%) Developer
4 64 (7.07%) Project Manager
5 49 (5.41%) Test Analyst
6 46 (5.08%) Tester
7 44 (4.86%) Test Manager
8 42 (4.64%) Network Engineer
9 37 (4.09%) Consultant
10 31 (3.43%) Test Leader
11 23 (2.54%) Solutions Architect
12 22 (2.43%) Software Engineer
13 21 (2.32%) Administrator
14 20 (2.21%) Test Specialist
15 19 (2.10%) Messaging Engineer
16 18 (1.99%) Technical Architect
16 18 (1.99%) Performance Tester
17 16 (1.77%) Oracle Developer
18 15 (1.66%) Security Architect
18 15 (1.66%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (14.36%) .NET
2 124 (13.70%) HTML
3 120 (13.26%) JSP
4 107 (11.82%) ASP.NET
5 31 (3.43%) XML
6 26 (2.87%) Web Services
7 16 (1.77%) Middleware
8 11 (1.22%) CSS
9 10 (1.10%) SOAP
10 9 (0.99%) WebSphere MQ
11 7 (0.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (0.77%) .NET Framework
11 7 (0.77%) Motif
11 7 (0.77%) OLE
12 6 (0.66%) XSLT
12 6 (0.66%) WDK
12 6 (0.66%) Ajax
12 6 (0.66%) Application Packaging
12 6 (0.66%) REST
13 5 (0.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 67 (7.40%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (2.65%) Management Information System
3 21 (2.32%) Blackberry
4 17 (1.88%) Computer Science
5 13 (1.44%) Clustering
6 12 (1.33%) Economics
7 11 (1.22%) PKI
8 9 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
8 9 (0.99%) Replication
9 8 (0.88%) CESG
10 7 (0.77%) Freedom of Information Act
11 6 (0.66%) Client/Server
11 6 (0.66%) Human Factors
12 5 (0.55%) Taxonomies
12 5 (0.55%) Derivative
12 5 (0.55%) User Experience
12 5 (0.55%) E-Learning
12 5 (0.55%) SCORM
13 4 (0.44%) Firmware
13 4 (0.44%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 219 (24.20%) Windows
2 139 (15.36%) UNIX
3 108 (11.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 89 (9.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 80 (8.84%) Linux
6 38 (4.20%) Windows XP
7 36 (3.98%) Windows 7
8 31 (3.43%) Windows 2000
9 18 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (1.33%) Android
11 9 (0.99%) Solaris
12 8 (0.88%) Mac OS X
12 8 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.66%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.33%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.33%) AIX
16 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (11.49%) Project Management
2 78 (8.62%) CRM
3 66 (7.29%) ITIL
4 64 (7.07%) Knowledge Management
5 62 (6.85%) Test Scripting
6 55 (6.08%) Migration
7 46 (5.08%) Configuration Management
8 39 (4.31%) Workflow
9 36 (3.98%) Software Engineering
10 35 (3.87%) Test Automation
10 35 (3.87%) Software Testing
11 34 (3.76%) Service Delivery
12 32 (3.54%) Service Management
13 31 (3.43%) Programme Management
14 30 (3.31%) PRINCE2
15 29 (3.20%) Stakeholder Management
15 29 (3.20%) Functional Testing
16 28 (3.09%) Time Management
16 28 (3.09%) SOA
17 27 (2.98%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 121 (13.37%) JavaScript
2 114 (12.60%) SQL
3 81 (8.95%) C#
4 77 (8.51%) VB
5 54 (5.97%) Java
6 40 (4.42%) C
7 34 (3.76%) PowerShell
8 21 (2.32%) PL/SQL
8 21 (2.32%) VBA
9 20 (2.21%) VBScript
10 16 (1.77%) Python
11 11 (1.22%) C++
12 10 (1.10%) T-SQL
13 9 (0.99%) Shell Script
14 8 (0.88%) Perl
15 7 (0.77%) PHP
16 6 (0.66%) VB.NET
17 5 (0.55%) ActionScript 2.0
17 5 (0.55%) ActionScript
18 2 (0.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 905 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 164 (18.12%) ISTQB
3 123 (13.59%) DV Cleared
4 96 (10.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 69 (7.62%) Cisco Certification
6 59 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 43 (4.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 41 (4.53%) CCNA
9 38 (4.20%) Degree
10 30 (3.31%) CCNP
11 25 (2.76%) MCSE
11 25 (2.76%) MCITP
12 19 (2.10%) ISEB
13 17 (1.88%) MCP
14 11 (1.22%) MOS
15 10 (1.10%) CISSP
16 8 (0.88%) CCIE
16 8 (0.88%) GIAC
16 8 (0.88%) CCSE
17 7 (0.77%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.30%) QA
2 23 (2.54%) SLA
3 22 (2.43%) JSP 440
4 3 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.11%) P3O
System Software
1 67 (7.40%) Active Directory
2 40 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (2.54%) vSphere
4 21 (2.32%) VMware ESX
5 13 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (1.10%) Nmap
7 9 (0.99%) Hyper-V
8 7 (0.77%) vCloud
9 6 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (0.66%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 5 (0.55%) XenApp
11 4 (0.44%) Snort
11 4 (0.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (0.44%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.22%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.22%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.22%) Brightmail
13 1 (0.11%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.11%) UAG
Systems Management
1 62 (6.85%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (1.77%) ARCserve
3 12 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 12 (1.33%) SCCM
4 11 (1.22%) HP SIM
5 10 (1.10%) Nessus
6 9 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (0.66%) Tivoli
8 6 (0.66%) NetBackup
8 6 (0.66%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (0.44%) WSUS
9 4 (0.44%) SCOM
9 4 (0.44%) HP Data Protector
10 3 (0.33%) Unicenter
11 2 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
12 1 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 240 (26.52%) HP
2 232 (25.64%) Microsoft
3 219 (24.20%) Oracle
4 81 (8.95%) Cisco
5 67 (7.40%) VMware
6 44 (4.86%) Citrix
7 26 (2.87%) CheckPoint
8 22 (2.43%) McAfee
9 21 (2.32%) Brocade
9 21 (2.32%) Juniper
10 18 (1.99%) CA
11 14 (1.55%) Symantec
11 14 (1.55%) 3PAR
12 13 (1.44%) EMC
12 13 (1.44%) IBM
13 10 (1.10%) Adobe
13 10 (1.10%) ArcSight
14 9 (0.99%) Sophos
14 9 (0.99%) Red Hat
15 8 (0.88%) Blue Coat
Hook, Hampshire
Square One Resources
Rate: From £300 to £310 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £347.48 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: From £1 to £1 per day market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rate value
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rate value
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rate value
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Computer Network Defence
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £398.81 per day
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Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago