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 1 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 3 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 428 294 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.24% 15.93% 17.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 53.57% 50.69% 50.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 167 199
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £254 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £474 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £362 £360 £374
% change year-on-year
+0.55% -3.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 45
Average hourly rate £34.75 £17.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.41% -47.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -28.57%
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
799 580 670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.78% 31.44% 33.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 326 352
Average daily rate £365 £374 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.40% +6.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £498 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 33 72
Average hourly rate £28.50 £17.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.64% -45.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.75 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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 1 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 1 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 1 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 -1 101 £450 +3.44% 9
Hook 0 96 £310 -11.42%
Southampton -16 28 £350 +2.94% 4
Farnborough +1 21 £420 +20.86% 6
Basingstoke +23 20 £300 -35.13% 7
Portsmouth 0 13 £450 - 2
Andover +7 12 £428 +5.55% 3
Aldershot +4 10 £456 - 3
Fareham -2 4 £350 - 2
Romsey -3 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £450 -
Havant - - - - 1
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 870 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 239 (27.47%) HP
3 225 (25.86%) Microsoft
4 213 (24.48%) Oracle
5 196 (22.53%) Windows
6 167 (19.20%) ISTQB
7 143 (16.44%) UNIX
8 136 (15.63%) .NET
9 125 (14.37%) HTML
10 124 (14.25%) JavaScript
11 117 (13.45%) JSP
12 114 (13.10%) DV Cleared
13 110 (12.64%) ASP.NET
14 98 (11.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 96 (11.03%) Project Management
15 96 (11.03%) SQL
16 93 (10.69%) Linux
16 93 (10.69%) Windows Server 2008
17 85 (9.77%) C#
18 83 (9.54%) Cisco
19 81 (9.31%) Windows Server 2003
20 79 (9.08%) VB
20 79 (9.08%) MS Excel
20 79 (9.08%) CRM
21 74 (8.51%) SAN
21 74 (8.51%) Oracle EBS
22 70 (8.05%) Cisco Certification
23 67 (7.70%) TCP/IP
24 64 (7.36%) ITIL
24 64 (7.36%) HP Quality Center

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 55 (6.32%) SharePoint
2 49 (5.63%) MS Exchange
3 18 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2003
3 18 (2.07%) WebSphere
3 18 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (1.72%) IIS
6 14 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
7 12 (1.38%) SharePoint Server
8 11 (1.26%) Lync
9 10 (1.15%) WebLogic
10 8 (0.92%) MS Project Server
11 7 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (0.57%) MQSeries
13 5 (0.57%) ArcGIS
14 4 (0.46%) SAS
15 3 (0.34%) Documentum
15 3 (0.34%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 79 (9.08%) MS Excel
2 60 (6.90%) MS Office
3 41 (4.71%) MS Project
4 18 (2.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (1.38%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.69%) PaintShop Pro
6 6 (0.69%) Adobe Captivate
7 5 (0.57%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.46%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.34%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.11%) SPSS
10 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 74 (8.51%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (3.22%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (0.80%) Oracle CRM
5 5 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.11%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.34%) IaaS
2 2 (0.23%) SaaS
3 1 (0.11%) PaaS
3 1 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 74 (8.51%) SAN
2 67 (7.70%) TCP/IP
3 52 (5.98%) Firewall
4 47 (5.40%) LAN
5 43 (4.94%) Network Security
6 34 (3.91%) WAN
6 34 (3.91%) DNS
7 33 (3.79%) Cisco ASA
8 21 (2.41%) HTTPS
8 21 (2.41%) SMTP
9 20 (2.30%) HTTP
10 16 (1.84%) X.400
11 15 (1.72%) X.500
12 13 (1.49%) VLAN
13 12 (1.38%) OSPF
13 12 (1.38%) SSL
14 10 (1.15%) LDAP
14 10 (1.15%) Internet
14 10 (1.15%) VPN
14 10 (1.15%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (4.83%) Oracle Reports
2 39 (4.48%) SQL Server
3 27 (3.10%) Oracle Database
4 19 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (2.18%) DB2
5 15 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (1.26%) Oracle BI EE
8 9 (1.03%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (0.69%) Oracle OWB
12 5 (0.57%) EDMS
12 5 (0.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 4 (0.46%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.34%) Big Data
14 3 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 63 (7.24%) QuickTest Pro
2 25 (2.87%) LoadRunner
3 18 (2.07%) Subversion
4 15 (1.72%) ClearCase
5 13 (1.49%) NUnit
6 12 (1.38%) Ant
7 11 (1.26%) CppUnit
7 11 (1.26%) GoogleTest
8 9 (1.03%) Oracle APEX
8 9 (1.03%) Rational Rose
9 8 (0.92%) SoapUI
10 6 (0.69%) Visual Studio
11 5 (0.57%) Eclipse
11 5 (0.57%) Dreamweaver
12 4 (0.46%) ClearQuest
12 4 (0.46%) MSI
13 3 (0.34%) StarTeam
13 3 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
13 3 (0.34%) QUnit
13 3 (0.34%) Selenium
General
1 62 (7.13%) Military
2 47 (5.40%) Finance
3 21 (2.41%) Telecoms
4 6 (0.69%) Aerospace
5 5 (0.57%) Back Office
5 5 (0.57%) Billing
6 3 (0.34%) Law
6 3 (0.34%) Legal
6 3 (0.34%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.34%) Publishing
7 2 (0.23%) Marketing
8 1 (0.11%) Games
8 1 (0.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 108 (12.41%) Analyst
2 84 (9.66%) Architect
3 77 (8.85%) Developer
4 51 (5.86%) Project Manager
5 49 (5.63%) Test Analyst
6 48 (5.52%) Tester
7 47 (5.40%) Test Manager
8 42 (4.83%) Network Engineer
9 35 (4.02%) Consultant
10 31 (3.56%) Test Leader
11 24 (2.76%) Software Engineer
12 22 (2.53%) Solutions Architect
13 20 (2.30%) Test Specialist
14 18 (2.07%) Performance Tester
14 18 (2.07%) Technical Architect
15 17 (1.95%) Administrator
15 17 (1.95%) Messaging Engineer
16 15 (1.72%) Security Engineer
16 15 (1.72%) Business Analyst
17 14 (1.61%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (15.63%) .NET
2 125 (14.37%) HTML
3 117 (13.45%) JSP
4 110 (12.64%) ASP.NET
5 32 (3.68%) XML
6 28 (3.22%) Web Services
7 20 (2.30%) Middleware
8 12 (1.38%) CSS
8 12 (1.38%) SOAP
9 11 (1.26%) Motif
10 9 (1.03%) WebSphere MQ
11 8 (0.92%) OLE
11 8 (0.92%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (0.80%) REST
12 7 (0.80%) Flash
12 7 (0.80%) .NET Framework
13 6 (0.69%) XSLT
14 5 (0.57%) Classic ASP
14 5 (0.57%) Ajax
14 5 (0.57%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 26 (2.99%) Management Information System
2 20 (2.30%) Blackberry
3 12 (1.38%) Clustering
3 12 (1.38%) Computer Science
4 10 (1.15%) Economics
4 10 (1.15%) PKI
4 10 (1.15%) Replication
5 7 (0.80%) CESG
5 7 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (0.69%) Freedom of Information Act
6 6 (0.69%) Human Factors
6 6 (0.69%) Derivative
6 6 (0.69%) E-Learning
6 6 (0.69%) SCORM
6 6 (0.69%) Client/Server
7 4 (0.46%) Firmware
7 4 (0.46%) RMADS
7 4 (0.46%) Learning Management System
8 3 (0.34%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.34%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 196 (22.53%) Windows
2 143 (16.44%) UNIX
3 93 (10.69%) Linux
3 93 (10.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 81 (9.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 40 (4.60%) Windows XP
6 35 (4.02%) Windows 7
7 27 (3.10%) Windows 2000
8 14 (1.61%) Android
9 9 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (1.03%) Solaris
9 9 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.69%) Windows Vista
10 6 (0.69%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.46%) AIX
11 4 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (0.34%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.23%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (11.03%) Project Management
2 79 (9.08%) CRM
3 64 (7.36%) ITIL
4 62 (7.13%) Knowledge Management
5 61 (7.01%) Test Scripting
6 52 (5.98%) Configuration Management
7 44 (5.06%) Migration
8 41 (4.71%) Software Engineering
9 36 (4.14%) Test Automation
10 35 (4.02%) Software Testing
10 35 (4.02%) Service Delivery
11 32 (3.68%) Workflow
11 32 (3.68%) SOA
12 30 (3.45%) Service Management
13 26 (2.99%) Time Management
14 23 (2.64%) Validation
14 23 (2.64%) Programme Management
15 22 (2.53%) PRINCE2
16 21 (2.41%) Change Management
16 21 (2.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (14.25%) JavaScript
2 96 (11.03%) SQL
3 85 (9.77%) C#
4 79 (9.08%) VB
5 50 (5.75%) Java
6 44 (5.06%) C
7 32 (3.68%) PowerShell
8 21 (2.41%) PL/SQL
9 20 (2.30%) VBScript
9 20 (2.30%) VBA
10 18 (2.07%) Python
11 13 (1.49%) T-SQL
12 11 (1.26%) Perl
13 10 (1.15%) C++
14 9 (1.03%) Shell Script
15 7 (0.80%) PHP
16 6 (0.69%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.69%) ActionScript
16 6 (0.69%) ActionScript 2.0
17 5 (0.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 870 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 167 (19.20%) ISTQB
3 114 (13.10%) DV Cleared
4 98 (11.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 70 (8.05%) Cisco Certification
6 60 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 42 (4.83%) CCNA
8 38 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 32 (3.68%) Degree
10 30 (3.45%) CCNP
11 23 (2.64%) MCITP
12 22 (2.53%) ISEB
12 22 (2.53%) MCSE
13 14 (1.61%) MCP
14 10 (1.15%) MOS
15 9 (1.03%) CCIE
16 8 (0.92%) CCSE
17 7 (0.80%) CCSA
18 6 (0.69%) BC Cleared
18 6 (0.69%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.52%) QA
2 19 (2.18%) SLA
3 18 (2.07%) JSP 440
4 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 60 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 41 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.07%) vSphere
4 16 (1.84%) VMware ESX
5 12 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (1.26%) Hyper-V
7 10 (1.15%) Nmap
8 8 (0.92%) vCloud
9 7 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
10 6 (0.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 5 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
12 4 (0.46%) Snort
13 3 (0.34%) XenApp
13 3 (0.34%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.23%) ProxySG
14 2 (0.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (0.23%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.23%) Brightmail
15 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (0.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 64 (7.36%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (1.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 12 (1.38%) SCCM
4 10 (1.15%) Nessus
4 10 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
4 10 (1.15%) ARCserve
5 7 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (0.80%) HP SIM
6 6 (0.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 6 (0.69%) Backup Exec
6 6 (0.69%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.46%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.46%) WSUS
9 2 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.23%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.23%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.11%) Netcool
Vendors
1 239 (27.47%) HP
2 225 (25.86%) Microsoft
3 213 (24.48%) Oracle
4 83 (9.54%) Cisco
5 62 (7.13%) VMware
6 35 (4.02%) Citrix
7 27 (3.10%) McAfee
8 24 (2.76%) CheckPoint
9 21 (2.41%) Juniper
10 20 (2.30%) Brocade
11 14 (1.61%) 3PAR
11 14 (1.61%) EMC
12 13 (1.49%) Symantec
13 12 (1.38%) CA
14 11 (1.26%) Adobe
15 10 (1.15%) IBM
16 8 (0.92%) Red Hat
16 8 (0.92%) Blue Coat
17 7 (0.80%) ArcSight
17 7 (0.80%) Sophos
Gosport, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: flexible
Posted: 6 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £500 - £560 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke
Orgtel
Rate: £110 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: 4 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £290 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £1 - £18.00 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Orgtel
Rate: £100 - £110 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Portsmouth
DP Connect
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago