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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 407 452 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.60% 22.44% 20.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 51.58% 55.19% 56.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 172 213
Average daily rate
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£365 £369 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.01% +8.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 21
Average hourly rate £16.50 £45.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% +16.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.84 £37.80 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £63.51 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £20.31 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+84.61% -5.52%
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
789 819 630
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.99% 40.67% 35.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 390 354
Average daily rate £373 £350 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% -2.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £477 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 23 49
Average hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +83.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £62.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £19.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+18.58% -9.30%

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 7 July 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
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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 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 0 89 £380 +19.21%
Farnborough 0 40 £365 -23.15% 1
Southampton +6 35 £388 -6.06% 2
Gosport 0 33 £428 +22.14% 1
Basingstoke -3 19 £270 -27.51% 4
Andover +1 18 £475 +26.66%
Aldershot 0 15 £450 +38.46% 2
Portsmouth 0 11 £300 - 2
Winchester -5 10 £288 -36.11% 1
Fareham -3 1 £355 -21.11% 4
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 908 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 266 (29.30%) Windows
3 221 (24.34%) Microsoft
4 155 (17.07%) Linux
5 153 (16.85%) UNIX
6 142 (15.64%) Project Management
7 121 (13.33%) Oracle
8 118 (13.00%) HP
9 117 (12.89%) Active Directory
10 105 (11.56%) VMware
11 102 (11.23%) Migration
12 101 (11.12%) Windows Server 2008
13 100 (11.01%) SQL
14 95 (10.46%) .NET
15 90 (9.91%) MS Excel
16 86 (9.47%) HTML
17 85 (9.36%) ITIL
18 84 (9.25%) JavaScript
18 84 (9.25%) C++
18 84 (9.25%) Software Engineering
19 81 (8.92%) Cisco
20 80 (8.81%) C
21 78 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
22 76 (8.37%) UML
23 68 (7.49%) ASP.NET
23 68 (7.49%) Configuration Management
23 68 (7.49%) Windows 7
24 66 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
25 64 (7.05%) JSP
26 62 (6.83%) Windows Server 2003

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (6.50%) SharePoint
2 53 (5.84%) MS Exchange
3 37 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (1.43%) WebSphere
6 12 (1.32%) IIS
7 11 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (1.10%) WebLogic
8 10 (1.10%) Apache
9 9 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (0.88%) Lync
10 8 (0.88%) Oracle 10gAS
11 5 (0.55%) MS Project Server
11 5 (0.55%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.55%) GlassFish
11 5 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 90 (9.91%) MS Excel
2 50 (5.51%) MS Office
3 27 (2.97%) MS Project
4 15 (1.65%) MS Visio
5 14 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (1.43%) PaintShop Pro
7 6 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.44%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.44%) Simulink
9 2 (0.22%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.11%) Stateflow
10 1 (0.11%) SPSS
10 1 (0.11%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 51 (5.62%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (1.65%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (1.32%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.22%) Summit
7 2 (0.22%) assyst
8 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.11%) TIBCO iProcess
8 1 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.11%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.42%) Office 365
2 4 (0.44%) IaaS
3 3 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.22%) SaaS
5 1 (0.11%) HP Helion
5 1 (0.11%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 51 (5.62%) SAN
2 50 (5.51%) Firewall
3 43 (4.74%) LAN
4 39 (4.30%) WAN
5 36 (3.96%) TCP/IP
6 23 (2.53%) DNS
7 22 (2.42%) Internet
8 18 (1.98%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (1.65%) SSL
10 14 (1.54%) SMTP
11 11 (1.21%) DHCP
11 11 (1.21%) Wireless
12 10 (1.10%) VPN
12 10 (1.10%) LDAP
13 9 (0.99%) VoIP
13 9 (0.99%) IPsec
13 9 (0.99%) X.400
14 8 (0.88%) Intranet
14 8 (0.88%) Network Security
15 7 (0.77%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (4.30%) SQL Server
1 39 (4.30%) Oracle Reports
2 35 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 22 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
4 17 (1.87%) Oracle BI EE
5 13 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (1.32%) Relational Database
7 11 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (1.21%) Oracle Discoverer
8 10 (1.10%) MySQL
9 9 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (0.88%) Data Mining
11 6 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (0.66%) QlikView
12 5 (0.55%) InterSystems Cache
12 5 (0.55%) Oracle ODI
13 4 (0.44%) TKPROF
13 4 (0.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 4 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 42 (4.63%) ClearCase
2 31 (3.41%) GoogleTest
3 26 (2.86%) NUnit
4 24 (2.64%) Subversion
5 23 (2.53%) CppUnit
6 20 (2.20%) Ant
7 19 (2.09%) Rational DOORS
8 18 (1.98%) ClearQuest
9 14 (1.54%) Visual Studio
10 11 (1.21%) StarTeam
10 11 (1.21%) Jenkins
11 8 (0.88%) Rational Rose
12 7 (0.77%) HP UFT
12 7 (0.77%) Oracle APEX
12 7 (0.77%) CruiseControl
13 6 (0.66%) MSI
14 4 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
15 3 (0.33%) Git (software)
15 3 (0.33%) NetBeans
16 2 (0.22%) LabVIEW
General
1 54 (5.95%) Finance
2 36 (3.96%) Military
3 11 (1.21%) Publishing
4 8 (0.88%) Manufacturing
5 7 (0.77%) Electronics
6 6 (0.66%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.55%) Marketing
8 4 (0.44%) Billing
8 4 (0.44%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.33%) Retail
9 3 (0.33%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.22%) Games
11 1 (0.11%) Back Office
11 1 (0.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 106 (11.67%) Analyst
2 96 (10.57%) Developer
3 60 (6.61%) Project Manager
4 59 (6.50%) Architect
5 49 (5.40%) Consultant
6 46 (5.07%) Software Engineer
7 35 (3.85%) Test Analyst
8 29 (3.19%) Wintel Engineer
9 28 (3.08%) C Developer
9 28 (3.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 27 (2.97%) Systems Engineer
11 24 (2.64%) Tester
12 22 (2.42%) Network Engineer
12 22 (2.42%) Test Specialist
13 20 (2.20%) C++ Developer
14 19 (2.09%) Solutions Architect
15 18 (1.98%) Support Engineer
16 17 (1.87%) Author
17 16 (1.76%) Technical Architect
17 16 (1.76%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (10.46%) .NET
2 86 (9.47%) HTML
3 68 (7.49%) ASP.NET
4 64 (7.05%) JSP
5 45 (4.96%) XML
6 20 (2.20%) Web Services
7 15 (1.65%) jQuery
8 12 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (1.32%) CSS
8 12 (1.32%) Motif
8 12 (1.32%) Ajax
9 11 (1.21%) Middleware
10 10 (1.10%) .NET Framework
10 10 (1.10%) J2EE
10 10 (1.10%) HTML5
11 9 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 9 (0.99%) Oracle Fusion
11 9 (0.99%) SOAP
12 7 (0.77%) EJB
12 7 (0.77%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 78 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (4.52%) Management Information System
3 32 (3.52%) Data Centre
4 17 (1.87%) Computer Science
5 15 (1.65%) Derivative
5 15 (1.65%) Economics
6 14 (1.54%) PKI
7 13 (1.43%) Blackberry
7 13 (1.43%) Taxonomies
8 8 (0.88%) Statistics
8 8 (0.88%) N-Tier
9 7 (0.77%) Client/Server
9 7 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (0.66%) FlexPod
11 5 (0.55%) CESG
12 4 (0.44%) Replication
12 4 (0.44%) User Experience
12 4 (0.44%) Cryptography
12 4 (0.44%) Human Factors
12 4 (0.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 266 (29.30%) Windows
2 155 (17.07%) Linux
3 153 (16.85%) UNIX
4 101 (11.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 68 (7.49%) Windows 7
6 62 (6.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 36 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (2.75%) Windows XP
9 21 (2.31%) Solaris
10 13 (1.43%) HPUX
11 10 (1.10%) AIX
12 9 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.55%) CentOS
13 5 (0.55%) VMS
13 5 (0.55%) Data ONTAP
14 4 (0.44%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.22%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.22%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (15.64%) Project Management
2 102 (11.23%) Migration
3 85 (9.36%) ITIL
4 84 (9.25%) Software Engineering
5 76 (8.37%) UML
6 68 (7.49%) Configuration Management
7 62 (6.83%) Test Scripting
8 58 (6.39%) Agile Software Development
9 53 (5.84%) OOD
10 51 (5.62%) OO
11 50 (5.51%) Knowledge Management
12 47 (5.18%) Validation
13 37 (4.07%) Time Management
14 34 (3.74%) SDLC
15 31 (3.41%) Waterfall
16 29 (3.19%) Stakeholder Management
16 29 (3.19%) PRINCE2
16 29 (3.19%) Change Management
17 27 (2.97%) Integration Testing
17 27 (2.97%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 100 (11.01%) SQL
2 84 (9.25%) JavaScript
2 84 (9.25%) C++
3 80 (8.81%) C
4 60 (6.61%) PowerShell
5 42 (4.63%) Java
6 37 (4.07%) C#
7 33 (3.63%) VBScript
8 31 (3.41%) PL/SQL
9 25 (2.75%) Python
10 22 (2.42%) VB
11 18 (1.98%) Perl
11 18 (1.98%) Shell Script
12 14 (1.54%) VB.NET
12 14 (1.54%) VBA
13 12 (1.32%) PHP
14 11 (1.21%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.66%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.33%) MATLAB
17 2 (0.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 908 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 66 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 58 (6.39%) ISTQB
3 58 (6.39%) DV Cleared
4 51 (5.62%) Degree
5 45 (4.96%) MCITP
6 44 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
7 43 (4.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 39 (4.30%) ISEB
9 30 (3.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 26 (2.86%) MCSA
11 21 (2.31%) CCNA
12 17 (1.87%) CISSP
13 13 (1.43%) MCSE
13 13 (1.43%) ACSA
14 12 (1.32%) MCP
15 8 (0.88%) CCNP
16 7 (0.77%) PMI Certification
17 6 (0.66%) PMP
18 5 (0.55%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.31%) SLA
2 15 (1.65%) JSP 440
3 14 (1.54%) QA
4 11 (1.21%) IEC 61508
4 11 (1.21%) DO-178B
5 6 (0.66%) DO-254
5 6 (0.66%) ARP4754
5 6 (0.66%) ARP4761
6 3 (0.33%) TickIT
7 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 117 (12.89%) Active Directory
2 60 (6.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (3.52%) vSphere
4 24 (2.64%) Hyper-V
5 21 (2.31%) VMware ESX
6 15 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
8 11 (1.21%) XenApp
9 7 (0.77%) Postfix
9 7 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (0.77%) Samba
10 5 (0.55%) vCloud
10 5 (0.55%) Shibboleth
11 3 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.33%) Snort
11 3 (0.33%) Firmware
12 2 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.22%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.11%) Sendmail
13 1 (0.11%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 32 (3.52%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (2.64%) SCCM
3 17 (1.87%) McAfee ePO
4 16 (1.76%) SCOM
4 16 (1.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 13 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
6 8 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (0.88%) SCSM
7 6 (0.66%) SCOrch
7 6 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (0.66%) ARCserve
8 5 (0.55%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.44%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.33%) HP SIM
10 3 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (0.33%) WMI
11 2 (0.22%) Netcool
11 2 (0.22%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 2 (0.22%) Unicenter
11 2 (0.22%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 221 (24.34%) Microsoft
2 121 (13.33%) Oracle
3 118 (13.00%) HP
4 105 (11.56%) VMware
5 81 (8.92%) Cisco
6 51 (5.62%) Citrix
7 31 (3.41%) McAfee
8 22 (2.42%) Juniper
9 17 (1.87%) NetApp
9 17 (1.87%) Sourcefire
9 17 (1.87%) ArcSight
10 14 (1.54%) Serena
11 12 (1.32%) Red Hat
11 12 (1.32%) CheckPoint
11 12 (1.32%) CA
12 10 (1.10%) Business Objects
12 10 (1.10%) AppSense
13 9 (0.99%) Informatica
13 9 (0.99%) BMC
13 9 (0.99%) EMC
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: From £1 to £1 per day market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £150 - £180 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago