The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Hampshire region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 441 315 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.56% 18.09% 16.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.06% 54.31% 51.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 186 174
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £194 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £365 £374
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 45
Average hourly rate £41.50 £20.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.50% -18.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.15 £15.50 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £20.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-12.04% -9.78%
Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
801 580 574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 39.17% 33.31% 32.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 332 290
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 31 73
Average hourly rate £38.00 £19.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.87% -37.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.35 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
SC Cleared
South East

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 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 1 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 1 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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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 0 105 £450 +3.44% 6
Hook 0 77 £315 -10.00% 1
Farnborough 0 34 £458 +19.02% 7
Southampton -17 23 £425 +25.00% 9
Portsmouth +7 14 £338 -25.00%
Basingstoke +14 13 £373 +20.82% 11
Andover +5 11 £475 +18.75% 1
Aldershot +2 11 £475 +25.00% 3
Fareham -6 3 £373 - 1
Winchester - 2 £450 - 1
Romsey -2 1 - -
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 880 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 233 (26.48%) HP
3 220 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 213 (24.20%) Oracle
5 206 (23.41%) Windows
6 169 (19.20%) ISTQB
7 152 (17.27%) UNIX
8 149 (16.93%) .NET
9 128 (14.55%) JSP
10 126 (14.32%) JavaScript
11 121 (13.75%) HTML
12 115 (13.07%) ASP.NET
13 106 (12.05%) DV Cleared
13 106 (12.05%) Windows Server 2008
14 99 (11.25%) Linux
15 95 (10.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 89 (10.11%) Project Management
17 87 (9.89%) Windows Server 2003
18 86 (9.77%) C#
18 86 (9.77%) SQL
19 80 (9.09%) VB
19 80 (9.09%) CRM
19 80 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
20 77 (8.75%) MS Excel
20 77 (8.75%) Cisco
21 72 (8.18%) SAN
21 72 (8.18%) Military
22 71 (8.07%) TCP/IP
23 69 (7.84%) QuickTest Pro
23 69 (7.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 58 (6.59%) SharePoint
2 45 (5.11%) MS Exchange
3 25 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2003
5 19 (2.16%) WebSphere
6 17 (1.93%) Lync
7 14 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (1.59%) IIS
8 13 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
9 11 (1.25%) WebLogic
10 10 (1.14%) SharePoint Server
11 8 (0.91%) MS Project Server
12 7 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
13 6 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.57%) ArcGIS
14 5 (0.57%) MQSeries
15 3 (0.34%) SAS
15 3 (0.34%) Documentum
15 3 (0.34%) IBM Notes
15 3 (0.34%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 77 (8.75%) MS Excel
2 53 (6.02%) MS Office
3 34 (3.86%) MS Project
4 19 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (1.48%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.80%) PaintShop Pro
7 6 (0.68%) Adobe Captivate
8 5 (0.57%) Fireworks
9 4 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.45%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.34%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.23%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 80 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (3.18%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (0.80%) Oracle CRM
5 5 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.11%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.34%) IaaS
2 2 (0.23%) SaaS
3 1 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (8.18%) SAN
2 71 (8.07%) TCP/IP
3 45 (5.11%) LAN
4 44 (5.00%) Firewall
5 35 (3.98%) DNS
6 32 (3.64%) Network Security
7 31 (3.52%) WAN
8 30 (3.41%) Cisco ASA
9 28 (3.18%) HTTPS
10 23 (2.61%) HTTP
11 21 (2.39%) SMTP
12 20 (2.27%) X.400
13 19 (2.16%) SSL
14 16 (1.82%) X.500
15 13 (1.48%) Wireshark
16 10 (1.14%) VLAN
16 10 (1.14%) LDAP
16 10 (1.14%) VPN
16 10 (1.14%) OSPF
17 9 (1.02%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
2 35 (3.98%) SQL Server
3 27 (3.07%) Oracle Database
4 19 (2.16%) DB2
5 12 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
7 10 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (0.80%) Oracle OWB
11 5 (0.57%) EDMS
11 5 (0.57%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.45%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (0.34%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 69 (7.84%) QuickTest Pro
2 28 (3.18%) LoadRunner
3 23 (2.61%) Subversion
4 18 (2.05%) ClearCase
5 17 (1.93%) NUnit
6 15 (1.70%) Ant
6 15 (1.70%) GoogleTest
7 14 (1.59%) CppUnit
8 13 (1.48%) Rational Rose
9 10 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
10 8 (0.91%) SoapUI
11 7 (0.80%) Visual Studio
12 5 (0.57%) Dreamweaver
12 5 (0.57%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.57%) StarTeam
13 4 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.45%) ClearQuest
14 3 (0.34%) MSI
14 3 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
14 3 (0.34%) Selenium
General
1 72 (8.18%) Military
2 45 (5.11%) Finance
3 13 (1.48%) Telecoms
4 6 (0.68%) Aerospace
5 5 (0.57%) Back Office
6 3 (0.34%) Billing
6 3 (0.34%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.23%) Marketing
7 2 (0.23%) Avionics
7 2 (0.23%) Law
7 2 (0.23%) Legal
8 1 (0.11%) Banking
8 1 (0.11%) Electronics
8 1 (0.11%) Games
8 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 111 (12.61%) Analyst
2 91 (10.34%) Architect
3 76 (8.64%) Developer
4 52 (5.91%) Test Manager
4 52 (5.91%) Test Analyst
5 51 (5.80%) Tester
6 47 (5.34%) Project Manager
7 42 (4.77%) Network Engineer
8 36 (4.09%) Consultant
9 27 (3.07%) Test Leader
10 22 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
11 21 (2.39%) Technical Architect
12 20 (2.27%) Software Engineer
13 19 (2.16%) Test Specialist
14 17 (1.93%) Performance Tester
15 15 (1.70%) Business Analyst
15 15 (1.70%) Security Engineer
16 14 (1.59%) Messaging Engineer
16 14 (1.59%) Wintel Engineer
16 14 (1.59%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (16.93%) .NET
2 128 (14.55%) JSP
3 121 (13.75%) HTML
4 115 (13.07%) ASP.NET
5 28 (3.18%) Web Services
6 25 (2.84%) XML
7 20 (2.27%) Middleware
8 15 (1.70%) Motif
9 12 (1.36%) SOAP
10 11 (1.25%) CSS
11 9 (1.02%) WebSphere MQ
12 8 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (0.91%) Android SDK
12 8 (0.91%) OLE
13 7 (0.80%) Flash
13 7 (0.80%) REST
13 7 (0.80%) .NET Framework
14 6 (0.68%) Software Packaging
14 6 (0.68%) XSLT
15 5 (0.57%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (2.95%) Management Information System
2 13 (1.48%) Replication
3 12 (1.36%) Economics
3 12 (1.36%) Blackberry
4 10 (1.14%) Derivative
5 8 (0.91%) PKI
5 8 (0.91%) Computer Science
6 6 (0.68%) Clustering
6 6 (0.68%) E-Learning
6 6 (0.68%) SCORM
6 6 (0.68%) Client/Server
7 5 (0.57%) CESG
7 5 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (0.45%) Freedom of Information Act
8 4 (0.45%) Human Factors
8 4 (0.45%) Open Source
8 4 (0.45%) Learning Management System
9 3 (0.34%) Firmware
9 3 (0.34%) PMI
9 3 (0.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 206 (23.41%) Windows
2 152 (17.27%) UNIX
3 106 (12.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 99 (11.25%) Linux
5 87 (9.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 59 (6.70%) Windows XP
7 42 (4.77%) Windows 7
8 34 (3.86%) Windows 2000
9 12 (1.36%) Android
10 7 (0.80%) Solaris
11 6 (0.68%) Windows Vista
11 6 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.34%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.23%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.23%) AIX
15 1 (0.11%) HPUX
15 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (10.11%) Project Management
2 80 (9.09%) CRM
3 66 (7.50%) ITIL
4 65 (7.39%) Test Scripting
5 60 (6.82%) Knowledge Management
6 56 (6.36%) Configuration Management
7 44 (5.00%) Migration
8 43 (4.89%) Software Testing
9 39 (4.43%) Software Engineering
10 38 (4.32%) Service Delivery
11 36 (4.09%) Test Automation
12 33 (3.75%) Workflow
13 31 (3.52%) SOA
14 28 (3.18%) Service Management
15 25 (2.84%) Programme Management
16 24 (2.73%) Test Strategy
16 24 (2.73%) Validation
17 23 (2.61%) Time Management
18 21 (2.39%) Change Management
18 21 (2.39%) UML
Programming Languages
1 126 (14.32%) JavaScript
2 86 (9.77%) C#
2 86 (9.77%) SQL
3 80 (9.09%) VB
4 49 (5.57%) Java
5 42 (4.77%) C
6 31 (3.52%) PowerShell
7 19 (2.16%) PL/SQL
8 18 (2.05%) VBScript
8 18 (2.05%) VBA
9 16 (1.82%) Python
10 15 (1.70%) C++
11 13 (1.48%) T-SQL
12 11 (1.25%) Perl
13 9 (1.02%) Shell Script
14 8 (0.91%) VB.NET
15 6 (0.68%) ActionScript 2.0
15 6 (0.68%) ActionScript
15 6 (0.68%) PHP
16 5 (0.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 880 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 169 (19.20%) ISTQB
3 106 (12.05%) DV Cleared
4 95 (10.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 69 (7.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 64 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
7 39 (4.43%) CCNA
8 28 (3.18%) Degree
9 24 (2.73%) ISEB
9 24 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (2.73%) CCNP
10 20 (2.27%) MCITP
11 13 (1.48%) MCSE
12 10 (1.14%) MOS
13 9 (1.02%) MCP
14 6 (0.68%) BC Cleared
14 6 (0.68%) CCSA
14 6 (0.68%) CCSE
15 5 (0.57%) CCIE
15 5 (0.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.45%) QA
2 17 (1.93%) JSP 440
3 9 (1.02%) SLA
4 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 62 (7.05%) Active Directory
2 36 (4.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.82%) vSphere
4 15 (1.70%) Nmap
5 12 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (1.14%) Hyper-V
6 10 (1.14%) XenApp
6 10 (1.14%) VMware ESX
7 8 (0.91%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 7 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (0.68%) vCloud
10 5 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (0.57%) DFS Replication
11 4 (0.45%) Snort
12 2 (0.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.23%) Brightmail
12 2 (0.23%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.11%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 68 (7.73%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (1.82%) SCCM
2 16 (1.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 15 (1.70%) Nessus
4 13 (1.48%) McAfee ePO
5 10 (1.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 7 (0.80%) HP SIM
7 6 (0.68%) Tivoli
7 6 (0.68%) ARCserve
8 5 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.57%) WSUS
9 4 (0.45%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (0.45%) AppDNA
9 4 (0.45%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.45%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.23%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.23%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 233 (26.48%) HP
2 220 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 213 (24.20%) Oracle
4 77 (8.75%) Cisco
5 58 (6.59%) VMware
6 38 (4.32%) Citrix
7 29 (3.30%) McAfee
8 22 (2.50%) EMC
8 22 (2.50%) CheckPoint
9 19 (2.16%) Juniper
10 18 (2.05%) Brocade
11 15 (1.70%) IBM
12 13 (1.48%) Symantec
13 12 (1.36%) Adobe
14 10 (1.14%) CA
15 9 (1.02%) Blue Coat
16 8 (0.91%) 3PAR
17 7 (0.80%) ArcSight
18 6 (0.68%) ICL
18 6 (0.68%) Dell
Farnborough, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Whiteley, Hampshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Market
Posted: 21 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day Rate DOE Ltd Co Basis
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £239.85 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rate value
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rate value
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
Orgtel
Rate: £100 - £110 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Huxley Associates
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £1 per day + market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
Orgtel
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Basingstoke
Orgtel
Rate: £100 - £110 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Huxley Associates
Rate: £30 - £35 per hour + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Hampshire
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 25 days ago