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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 2 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 523 377 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 24.31% 20.32% 10.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 60.60% 51.86% 33.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 157 77
Average daily rate
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£363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £450 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 17
Average hourly rate £14.00 £42.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.05% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £13.65 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £136.20 £98.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -33.33%
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
863 727 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 40.12% 39.19% 29.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 321 206
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 32 38
Average hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £57.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

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 27 February 2015.

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
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 27 February 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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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
Hook +1 95 £321 -2.65% 3
Gosport -1 90 £415 +18.57% 4
Farnborough 0 41 £425 +5.06% 5
Basingstoke +9 39 £155 -56.09% 4
Southampton -15 27 £393 +25.60% 8
Fareham +3 20 £468 +31.32% 6
Portsmouth 0 20 £310 +87.87%
Andover 0 11 £350 -6.66% 3
Aldershot +1 10 £160 -
Winchester - 3 £225 -
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 1109 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 323 (29.13%) Windows
3 254 (22.90%) Microsoft
4 211 (19.03%) Project Management
5 206 (18.58%) UNIX
6 192 (17.31%) Linux
6 192 (17.31%) Oracle
7 178 (16.05%) HP
8 167 (15.06%) SQL
9 139 (12.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 137 (12.35%) DV Cleared
11 136 (12.26%) VMware
12 130 (11.72%) ITIL
13 129 (11.63%) MS Excel
14 119 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
15 118 (10.64%) Active Directory
16 114 (10.28%) HTML
17 111 (10.01%) .NET
18 106 (9.56%) Configuration Management
19 102 (9.20%) JavaScript
20 96 (8.66%) Windows Server 2003
21 95 (8.57%) ISTQB
22 92 (8.30%) C
23 91 (8.21%) JSP
24 89 (8.03%) Cisco
25 84 (7.57%) Citrix
25 84 (7.57%) Software Engineering
25 84 (7.57%) Windows 7
26 83 (7.48%) Knowledge Management
26 83 (7.48%) Oracle EBS

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 59 (5.32%) MS Exchange
2 36 (3.25%) SharePoint
2 36 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (2.71%) WebLogic
4 24 (2.16%) WebSphere
5 18 (1.62%) Oracle Workflow
6 16 (1.44%) WebSphere Application Server
7 15 (1.35%) IIS
7 15 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (0.99%) MS Project Server
10 10 (0.90%) Documentum
11 9 (0.81%) OpenStack
12 8 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (0.63%) K2 blackpearl
13 7 (0.63%) Oracle 10gAS
14 5 (0.45%) CMS
14 5 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.36%) FileNet
Applications
1 129 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 60 (5.41%) MS Office
3 54 (4.87%) MS Project
4 15 (1.35%) SPSS
5 12 (1.08%) PaintShop Pro
6 10 (0.90%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
8 3 (0.27%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.27%) Simulink
9 1 (0.090%) Stateflow
9 1 (0.090%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.090%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 83 (7.48%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (1.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 18 (1.62%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (0.54%) assyst
5 4 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.36%) TIBCO iProcess
5 4 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.18%) HFM
6 2 (0.18%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.090%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.090%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.090%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.090%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 1 (0.090%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.090%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.090%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.36%) IaaS
1 4 (0.36%) OpenShift
2 3 (0.27%) SaaS
3 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.090%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.090%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.090%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 72 (6.49%) SAN
2 52 (4.69%) Firewall
3 49 (4.42%) TCP/IP
4 34 (3.07%) DNS
5 24 (2.16%) LAN
5 24 (2.16%) WAN
6 23 (2.07%) SMTP
7 20 (1.80%) DHCP
8 18 (1.62%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (1.53%) SSL
10 16 (1.44%) Internet
10 16 (1.44%) Network Security
11 11 (0.99%) X.400
11 11 (0.99%) X.500
12 9 (0.81%) VLAN
13 8 (0.72%) ATM
13 8 (0.72%) VPN
14 7 (0.63%) OSPF
14 7 (0.63%) Wireshark
15 6 (0.54%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (5.41%) Oracle Database
2 57 (5.14%) Oracle Reports
3 43 (3.88%) SQL Server
4 31 (2.80%) Oracle Database 11g
5 24 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
6 22 (1.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 21 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
8 17 (1.53%) Ingres
9 16 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
10 15 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (1.17%) Oracle Discoverer
12 12 (1.08%) Oracle OWB
13 11 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
13 11 (0.99%) Relational Database
14 7 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (0.54%) Oracle ODI
15 6 (0.54%) MongoDB
15 6 (0.54%) SQL Navigator
16 5 (0.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 67 (6.04%) ClearCase
2 56 (5.05%) Subversion
3 48 (4.33%) NUnit
3 48 (4.33%) GoogleTest
4 47 (4.24%) CppUnit
5 43 (3.88%) Ant
6 30 (2.71%) ClearQuest
7 29 (2.61%) CruiseControl
8 24 (2.16%) Oracle APEX
9 19 (1.71%) Rational Rose
10 18 (1.62%) Jenkins
11 15 (1.35%) Visual Studio
12 12 (1.08%) JUnit
12 12 (1.08%) Eclipse
13 11 (0.99%) QuickTest Pro
14 9 (0.81%) LoadRunner
15 8 (0.72%) JMeter
16 7 (0.63%) StarTeam
16 7 (0.63%) Git (software)
17 6 (0.54%) Rational DOORS
General
1 67 (6.04%) Finance
2 46 (4.15%) Military
3 19 (1.71%) Telecoms
4 9 (0.81%) Aerospace
5 8 (0.72%) Manufacturing
5 8 (0.72%) Publishing
6 7 (0.63%) Billing
7 5 (0.45%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.090%) Legal
8 1 (0.090%) Back Office
8 1 (0.090%) Electronics
8 1 (0.090%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 145 (13.07%) Developer
2 110 (9.92%) Analyst
3 97 (8.75%) Architect
4 92 (8.30%) Project Manager
5 47 (4.24%) Software Engineer
6 40 (3.61%) Consultant
7 38 (3.43%) Wintel Engineer
8 36 (3.25%) Test Analyst
9 32 (2.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 21 (1.89%) Administrator
10 21 (1.89%) Support Engineer
10 21 (1.89%) Oracle Developer
10 21 (1.89%) Test Specialist
11 20 (1.80%) Solutions Architect
11 20 (1.80%) Software Developer
12 19 (1.71%) Author
13 17 (1.53%) Tester
13 17 (1.53%) C Developer
14 16 (1.44%) .NET Developer
15 15 (1.35%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (10.28%) HTML
2 111 (10.01%) .NET
3 91 (8.21%) JSP
4 81 (7.30%) ASP.NET
5 50 (4.51%) XML
6 37 (3.34%) Motif
7 21 (1.89%) CSS
8 18 (1.62%) Ajax
9 17 (1.53%) jQuery
9 17 (1.53%) Middleware
9 17 (1.53%) wxWidgets
10 14 (1.26%) Web Services
11 11 (0.99%) Oracle Fusion
12 10 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 10 (0.90%) WDK
13 8 (0.72%) XMPP
14 7 (0.63%) WebSphere MQ
14 7 (0.63%) J2EE
14 7 (0.63%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 119 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (2.71%) Management Information System
3 25 (2.25%) Economics
4 22 (1.98%) Derivative
5 21 (1.89%) PKI
6 15 (1.35%) Computer Science
7 11 (0.99%) Blackberry
8 9 (0.81%) PMI
9 8 (0.72%) Replication
10 7 (0.63%) Clustering
10 7 (0.63%) N-Tier
10 7 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.63%) Open Source
11 6 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (0.54%) FlexPod
11 6 (0.54%) CESG
11 6 (0.54%) Statistics
12 5 (0.45%) Cryptography
13 4 (0.36%) e-Health
13 4 (0.36%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 323 (29.13%) Windows
2 206 (18.58%) UNIX
3 192 (17.31%) Linux
4 139 (12.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 96 (8.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 84 (7.57%) Windows 7
7 48 (4.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (2.89%) Windows XP
9 28 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (1.89%) Solaris
11 13 (1.17%) VMS
12 12 (1.08%) Windows 2000
13 11 (0.99%) HPUX
14 8 (0.72%) AIX
14 8 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
15 7 (0.63%) Android
16 6 (0.54%) CentOS
16 6 (0.54%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.45%) Windows 8
18 2 (0.18%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (19.03%) Project Management
2 130 (11.72%) ITIL
3 106 (9.56%) Configuration Management
4 84 (7.57%) Software Engineering
5 83 (7.48%) Knowledge Management
6 78 (7.03%) Test Scripting
7 75 (6.76%) Migration
8 67 (6.04%) UML
9 51 (4.60%) Time Management
10 49 (4.42%) Use Case
10 49 (4.42%) OO
11 48 (4.33%) OOD
12 46 (4.15%) Change Management
13 44 (3.97%) Project Planning
14 43 (3.88%) Workflow
14 43 (3.88%) PRINCE2
15 41 (3.70%) Service Management
15 41 (3.70%) Programme Management
16 40 (3.61%) Agile Software Development
16 40 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 167 (15.06%) SQL
2 102 (9.20%) JavaScript
3 92 (8.30%) C
4 71 (6.40%) C++
5 60 (5.41%) PowerShell
6 59 (5.32%) PL/SQL
7 44 (3.97%) Java
8 38 (3.43%) C#
9 37 (3.34%) Python
10 31 (2.80%) VBA
10 31 (2.80%) VBScript
11 27 (2.43%) Shell Script
12 23 (2.07%) VB
13 16 (1.44%) VB.NET
14 14 (1.26%) Bash Shell
15 11 (0.99%) Perl
16 8 (0.72%) PHP
16 8 (0.72%) Ruby
17 5 (0.45%) T-SQL
18 3 (0.27%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1109 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 137 (12.35%) DV Cleared
3 95 (8.57%) ISTQB
4 65 (5.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 64 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 55 (4.96%) Degree
7 49 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
8 44 (3.97%) MCITP
9 42 (3.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 27 (2.43%) MCSA
11 22 (1.98%) ISEB
12 19 (1.71%) CCNA
12 19 (1.71%) VCP4
13 18 (1.62%) CCNP
14 16 (1.44%) MCSE
15 14 (1.26%) PMI Certification
16 10 (0.90%) CISSP
17 9 (0.81%) MCP
18 7 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
19 6 (0.54%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.16%) QA
2 19 (1.71%) JSP 440
2 19 (1.71%) SLA
3 7 (0.63%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.45%) IEC 61508
5 5 (0.45%) DO-178B
6 4 (0.36%) TickIT
7 2 (0.18%) DO-254
7 2 (0.18%) ARP4754
7 2 (0.18%) ARP4761
7 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.18%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.090%) P3O
System Software
1 118 (10.64%) Active Directory
2 67 (6.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (3.79%) vSphere
4 23 (2.07%) VMware ESX
5 22 (1.98%) Oracle RMAN
6 21 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
7 15 (1.35%) Hyper-V
8 12 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (0.72%) Nmap
10 7 (0.63%) vCloud
11 6 (0.54%) Samba
11 6 (0.54%) XenApp
12 4 (0.36%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (0.36%) Snort
12 4 (0.36%) Firmware
12 4 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (0.27%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.18%) ProxySG
15 1 (0.090%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 46 (4.15%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (1.35%) ARCserve
3 14 (1.26%) Tivoli
4 11 (0.99%) SCCM
5 10 (0.90%) HP SIM
5 10 (0.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 9 (0.81%) Red Hat Satellite
7 8 (0.72%) SCOM
7 8 (0.72%) Nessus
7 8 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 6 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 6 (0.54%) Puppet
9 6 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (0.45%) Backup Exec
11 4 (0.36%) EMC NetWorker
11 4 (0.36%) WMI
11 4 (0.36%) Unicenter
11 4 (0.36%) HP Data Protector
11 4 (0.36%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 254 (22.90%) Microsoft
2 192 (17.31%) Oracle
3 178 (16.05%) HP
4 136 (12.26%) VMware
5 89 (8.03%) Cisco
6 84 (7.57%) Citrix
7 40 (3.61%) Red Hat
8 33 (2.98%) McAfee
9 31 (2.80%) IBM
10 29 (2.61%) CA
11 24 (2.16%) Juniper
11 24 (2.16%) Cognos
12 22 (1.98%) NetApp
13 21 (1.89%) CheckPoint
14 13 (1.17%) Informatica
15 12 (1.08%) Remedy
16 10 (0.90%) Serena
16 10 (0.90%) Blue Coat
16 10 (0.90%) Lumension
16 10 (0.90%) Symantec
Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 400 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 23 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £27 - £30 per hour + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £320 - £346 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £401 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Square One Resources
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200 - £270 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke
Orgtel
Rate: £120 - £135 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Quadratek People Limited
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £347.48 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Venturi
Rate: £13 - £15 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Orgtel
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Hampshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £27 - £30 per hour + DOE (Banded)
Posted: 10 days ago