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 22 August 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
22 Aug 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 434 303 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.76% 16.59% 16.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 54.66% 52.33% 49.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 169 190
Average daily rate
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£355 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £471 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.68% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 44
Average hourly rate £33.00 £19.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.68% -41.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
- -22.33%
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
794 579 656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.97% 31.71% 34.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 322 340
Average daily rate £375 £361 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.87% +3.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £260 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 36 71
Average hourly rate £28.50 £17.06 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.05% -44.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.75 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 22 August 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 98 £450 +3.44% 12
Hook 0 93 £310 -11.42% 2
Southampton -14 26 £355 +4.41% 5
Farnborough +1 24 £425 +13.71% 5
Basingstoke +23 17 £338 -27.02% 7
Portsmouth +3 14 £450 +5.88% 2
Andover +5 12 £425 +6.25% 4
Aldershot +4 10 £456 - 2
Fareham -3 4 £350 - 2
Romsey -3 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £450 -
Havant - - - - 2
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 868 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 241 (27.76%) HP
3 224 (25.81%) Microsoft
4 215 (24.77%) Oracle
5 200 (23.04%) Windows
6 167 (19.24%) ISTQB
7 141 (16.24%) UNIX
7 141 (16.24%) .NET
8 127 (14.63%) JavaScript
9 126 (14.52%) HTML
10 121 (13.94%) JSP
11 113 (13.02%) ASP.NET
12 108 (12.44%) DV Cleared
13 100 (11.52%) Windows Server 2008
14 97 (11.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 92 (10.60%) Linux
16 91 (10.48%) SQL
16 91 (10.48%) Project Management
17 86 (9.91%) C#
18 83 (9.56%) Cisco
18 83 (9.56%) Windows Server 2003
19 80 (9.22%) VB
20 79 (9.10%) CRM
21 77 (8.87%) Oracle EBS
22 76 (8.76%) MS Excel
23 74 (8.53%) SAN
24 70 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
24 70 (8.06%) TCP/IP
25 67 (7.72%) QuickTest Pro
26 66 (7.60%) ITIL

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (6.34%) SharePoint
2 48 (5.53%) MS Exchange
3 21 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
5 18 (2.07%) WebSphere
6 16 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 15 (1.73%) IIS
8 14 (1.61%) Lync
9 13 (1.50%) Oracle Workflow
10 11 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
11 10 (1.15%) WebLogic
12 8 (0.92%) MS Project Server
13 7 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.58%) ArcGIS
14 5 (0.58%) MQSeries
15 4 (0.46%) SAS
16 3 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
16 3 (0.35%) K2 blackpearl
16 3 (0.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 76 (8.76%) MS Excel
2 54 (6.22%) MS Office
3 40 (4.61%) MS Project
4 19 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (1.38%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.69%) PaintShop Pro
6 6 (0.69%) Adobe Captivate
7 5 (0.58%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.46%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.35%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.12%) SPSS
10 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 77 (8.87%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (0.81%) Oracle CRM
5 5 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.12%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.35%) IaaS
2 2 (0.23%) SaaS
3 1 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (8.53%) SAN
2 70 (8.06%) TCP/IP
3 52 (5.99%) Firewall
4 48 (5.53%) LAN
5 40 (4.61%) Network Security
6 34 (3.92%) WAN
6 34 (3.92%) DNS
7 33 (3.80%) Cisco ASA
8 22 (2.53%) HTTPS
8 22 (2.53%) HTTP
9 21 (2.42%) SMTP
10 17 (1.96%) X.400
11 14 (1.61%) X.500
12 12 (1.38%) SSL
12 12 (1.38%) OSPF
12 12 (1.38%) VLAN
13 10 (1.15%) LDAP
13 10 (1.15%) VPN
13 10 (1.15%) Internet
13 10 (1.15%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (4.72%) Oracle Reports
2 37 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 27 (3.11%) Oracle Database
4 19 (2.19%) DB2
5 17 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (1.38%) Oracle BI EE
7 12 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (0.81%) Relational Database
12 7 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
12 7 (0.81%) Oracle OWB
13 5 (0.58%) EDMS
14 4 (0.46%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 3 (0.35%) Big Data
15 3 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 67 (7.72%) QuickTest Pro
2 26 (3.00%) LoadRunner
3 18 (2.07%) Subversion
4 15 (1.73%) ClearCase
5 13 (1.50%) NUnit
6 12 (1.38%) Ant
7 11 (1.27%) GoogleTest
7 11 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
7 11 (1.27%) CppUnit
8 9 (1.04%) Rational Rose
9 8 (0.92%) SoapUI
10 6 (0.69%) Visual Studio
11 5 (0.58%) Dreamweaver
11 5 (0.58%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.46%) ClearQuest
12 4 (0.46%) MSI
13 3 (0.35%) QUnit
13 3 (0.35%) Selenium
13 3 (0.35%) StarTeam
13 3 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 65 (7.49%) Military
2 46 (5.30%) Finance
3 20 (2.30%) Telecoms
4 6 (0.69%) Aerospace
5 5 (0.58%) Billing
5 5 (0.58%) Back Office
6 3 (0.35%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.35%) Publishing
7 2 (0.23%) Law
7 2 (0.23%) Legal
7 2 (0.23%) Marketing
8 1 (0.12%) Avionics
8 1 (0.12%) Banking
8 1 (0.12%) Games
8 1 (0.12%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 108 (12.44%) Analyst
2 89 (10.25%) Architect
3 74 (8.53%) Developer
4 51 (5.88%) Test Analyst
5 49 (5.65%) Test Manager
6 48 (5.53%) Project Manager
6 48 (5.53%) Tester
7 43 (4.95%) Network Engineer
8 34 (3.92%) Consultant
9 29 (3.34%) Test Leader
10 23 (2.65%) Solutions Architect
11 20 (2.30%) Test Specialist
11 20 (2.30%) Software Engineer
12 19 (2.19%) Technical Architect
13 17 (1.96%) Messaging Engineer
13 17 (1.96%) Performance Tester
14 16 (1.84%) Security Engineer
14 16 (1.84%) Administrator
15 14 (1.61%) Support Engineer
15 14 (1.61%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (16.24%) .NET
2 126 (14.52%) HTML
3 121 (13.94%) JSP
4 113 (13.02%) ASP.NET
5 30 (3.46%) XML
6 28 (3.23%) Web Services
7 20 (2.30%) Middleware
8 12 (1.38%) CSS
8 12 (1.38%) SOAP
9 11 (1.27%) Motif
10 9 (1.04%) WebSphere MQ
11 8 (0.92%) OLE
11 8 (0.92%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (0.81%) Android SDK
12 7 (0.81%) .NET Framework
12 7 (0.81%) REST
12 7 (0.81%) Flash
13 6 (0.69%) XSLT
13 6 (0.69%) Software Packaging
14 5 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 26 (3.00%) Management Information System
2 19 (2.19%) Blackberry
3 11 (1.27%) Computer Science
3 11 (1.27%) Clustering
4 10 (1.15%) Economics
5 9 (1.04%) PKI
5 9 (1.04%) Replication
6 6 (0.69%) SCORM
6 6 (0.69%) E-Learning
6 6 (0.69%) CESG
6 6 (0.69%) Client/Server
6 6 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (0.69%) Human Factors
6 6 (0.69%) Derivative
7 5 (0.58%) Freedom of Information Act
8 4 (0.46%) Firmware
8 4 (0.46%) Learning Management System
9 3 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.35%) Celerra
9 3 (0.35%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 200 (23.04%) Windows
2 141 (16.24%) UNIX
3 100 (11.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 92 (10.60%) Linux
5 83 (9.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 45 (5.18%) Windows XP
7 38 (4.38%) Windows 7
8 29 (3.34%) Windows 2000
9 13 (1.50%) Android
10 9 (1.04%) Solaris
11 8 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.69%) Windows Vista
13 5 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.46%) AIX
14 4 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.35%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.23%) Windows Phone
17 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.12%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (10.48%) Project Management
2 79 (9.10%) CRM
3 66 (7.60%) ITIL
4 63 (7.26%) Test Scripting
5 61 (7.03%) Knowledge Management
6 49 (5.65%) Configuration Management
7 45 (5.18%) Migration
8 38 (4.38%) Test Automation
9 37 (4.26%) Service Delivery
10 36 (4.15%) Software Testing
10 36 (4.15%) Software Engineering
11 33 (3.80%) Service Management
12 32 (3.69%) SOA
13 30 (3.46%) Workflow
14 25 (2.88%) Programme Management
14 25 (2.88%) Time Management
15 21 (2.42%) Data Migration
15 21 (2.42%) PRINCE2
15 21 (2.42%) Stakeholder Management
15 21 (2.42%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 127 (14.63%) JavaScript
2 91 (10.48%) SQL
3 86 (9.91%) C#
4 80 (9.22%) VB
5 50 (5.76%) Java
6 39 (4.49%) C
7 31 (3.57%) PowerShell
8 21 (2.42%) VBScript
9 20 (2.30%) PL/SQL
10 17 (1.96%) VBA
11 14 (1.61%) Python
12 13 (1.50%) T-SQL
13 11 (1.27%) Perl
14 10 (1.15%) C++
15 9 (1.04%) Shell Script
16 8 (0.92%) PHP
17 6 (0.69%) VB.NET
17 6 (0.69%) ActionScript
17 6 (0.69%) ActionScript 2.0
18 5 (0.58%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 868 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 167 (19.24%) ISTQB
3 108 (12.44%) DV Cleared
4 97 (11.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 70 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
6 63 (7.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 41 (4.72%) CCNA
8 33 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 33 (3.80%) Degree
9 30 (3.46%) CCNP
10 24 (2.76%) ISEB
11 22 (2.53%) MCITP
12 18 (2.07%) MCSE
13 12 (1.38%) MCP
14 9 (1.04%) CCIE
14 9 (1.04%) MOS
15 8 (0.92%) CCSE
16 7 (0.81%) CCSA
17 6 (0.69%) CCSP
17 6 (0.69%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (5.30%) QA
2 17 (1.96%) JSP 440
3 16 (1.84%) SLA
4 3 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 61 (7.03%) Active Directory
2 38 (4.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (2.19%) vSphere
4 15 (1.73%) VMware ESX
5 13 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (1.27%) Hyper-V
7 10 (1.15%) Nmap
8 8 (0.92%) vCloud
9 7 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
10 6 (0.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 5 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
12 4 (0.46%) Snort
12 4 (0.46%) XenApp
13 2 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.23%) ProxySG
13 2 (0.23%) Brightmail
13 2 (0.23%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.23%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.12%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 64 (7.37%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (1.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 12 (1.38%) SCCM
4 10 (1.15%) Nessus
4 10 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
5 9 (1.04%) ARCserve
6 7 (0.81%) HP SIM
7 6 (0.69%) Backup Exec
7 6 (0.69%) Tivoli
7 6 (0.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 6 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.46%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.35%) WSUS
11 2 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.23%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.23%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
12 1 (0.12%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 241 (27.76%) HP
2 224 (25.81%) Microsoft
3 215 (24.77%) Oracle
4 83 (9.56%) Cisco
5 61 (7.03%) VMware
6 34 (3.92%) Citrix
7 27 (3.11%) McAfee
8 24 (2.76%) CheckPoint
9 21 (2.42%) Juniper
10 19 (2.19%) Brocade
11 17 (1.96%) EMC
12 13 (1.50%) 3PAR
12 13 (1.50%) IBM
13 12 (1.38%) Symantec
14 11 (1.27%) CA
14 11 (1.27%) Adobe
15 8 (0.92%) Blue Coat
16 7 (0.81%) ArcSight
16 7 (0.81%) Sophos
16 7 (0.81%) Red Hat
Hampshire
Fuel Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £347.48 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £35 - £38 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £100.00 - £150.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £347 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
Whiteley, Hampshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: Market
Posted: 2 days ago
Whiteley, Hampshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Market
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rate value
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rate value
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rate value
Posted: 4 days ago