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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 455 212 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.94% 12.45% 16.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.49% 38.55% 46.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 135 184
Average daily rate £333 £354 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% -3.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £269 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £462 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £354 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.12% -5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 14
Average hourly rate £48.50 £37.25 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.20% +1.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £27.85 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.27 £42.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £26.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-31.42% +25.00%
Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
820 550 636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 39.54% 32.30% 34.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 332 305
Average daily rate £350 £353 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 44 36
Average hourly rate £45.00 £28.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.80 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gosport 0 66 £368 +3.95% 3
Hook 0 64 £328 -6.42% 2
Basingstoke +36 35 £356 +137.50% 4
Southampton +2 28 £400 +32.23% 11
Portsmouth +4 24 £250 -44.44% 1
Andover +3 22 £375 +3.44% 1
Farnborough +1 13 £425 -10.32% 2
Aldershot -6 11 £400 -20.00% 4
Fareham -4 4 £315 -6.66% 2
Havant - 3 £218 - 3
Lymington - - - -
Romsey - - - -
Eastleigh - - - -
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 782 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 231 (29.54%) Windows
3 168 (21.48%) Microsoft
4 149 (19.05%) HP
5 121 (15.47%) .NET
6 110 (14.07%) Oracle
7 103 (13.17%) UNIX
8 99 (12.66%) JavaScript
9 97 (12.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 94 (12.02%) HTML
10 94 (12.02%) Linux
11 92 (11.76%) JSP
12 91 (11.64%) Windows Server 2003
13 84 (10.74%) Active Directory
14 82 (10.49%) Windows XP
15 81 (10.36%) SQL
15 81 (10.36%) ASP.NET
16 80 (10.23%) ISTQB
17 74 (9.46%) Project Management
18 68 (8.70%) Test Scripting
19 64 (8.18%) ITIL
20 62 (7.93%) SharePoint
20 62 (7.93%) Windows 7
21 61 (7.80%) MS Office
22 59 (7.54%) Cisco
23 56 (7.16%) Configuration Management
24 55 (7.03%) Software Testing
24 55 (7.03%) Military
25 54 (6.91%) MS Excel
25 54 (6.91%) HP Quality Center

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 62 (7.93%) SharePoint
2 33 (4.22%) MS Exchange
3 28 (3.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (2.69%) SharePoint Server
5 20 (2.56%) WebSphere
5 20 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 19 (2.43%) MS Project Server
7 17 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
8 16 (2.05%) Lync
9 12 (1.53%) IIS
10 9 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (0.77%) SAS
12 5 (0.64%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.64%) ArcGIS
12 5 (0.64%) Oracle Coherence
13 4 (0.51%) Liferay
13 4 (0.51%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.38%) Documentum
15 2 (0.26%) Apache
15 2 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 61 (7.80%) MS Office
2 54 (6.91%) MS Excel
3 44 (5.63%) MS Project
4 19 (2.43%) PaintShop Pro
5 15 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (1.53%) Fireworks
6 12 (1.53%) MS Visio
6 12 (1.53%) Adobe Captivate
7 8 (1.02%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.51%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.38%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 51 (6.52%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.38%) PaaS
1 3 (0.38%) IaaS
2 1 (0.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (4.86%) TCP/IP
2 37 (4.73%) LAN
2 37 (4.73%) SAN
3 31 (3.96%) DNS
4 30 (3.84%) HTTPS
5 29 (3.71%) WAN
6 26 (3.32%) Firewall
7 22 (2.81%) SSL
8 17 (2.17%) HTTP
9 16 (2.05%) Wireshark
10 13 (1.66%) Network Security
11 12 (1.53%) SMTP
12 10 (1.28%) VoIP
12 10 (1.28%) Internet
12 10 (1.28%) X.400
13 9 (1.15%) VPN
14 8 (1.02%) DHCP
14 8 (1.02%) Connectrix
14 8 (1.02%) NAS
15 7 (0.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (6.27%) SQL Server
2 38 (4.86%) Oracle Reports
3 24 (3.07%) Oracle Database
4 11 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
4 11 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
7 8 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (0.90%) MongoDB
8 7 (0.90%) Relational Database
9 6 (0.77%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.51%) MySQL
11 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (0.51%) PerformancePoint
11 4 (0.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 47 (6.01%) QuickTest Pro
2 23 (2.94%) Subversion
3 21 (2.69%) NUnit
4 20 (2.56%) ClearCase
5 19 (2.43%) GoogleTest
6 18 (2.30%) CppUnit
6 18 (2.30%) Ant
7 17 (2.17%) LoadRunner
8 15 (1.92%) SoapUI
9 12 (1.53%) Selenium
9 12 (1.53%) Dreamweaver
10 11 (1.41%) Rational Rose
11 7 (0.90%) Rational DOORS
12 6 (0.77%) Hudson
12 6 (0.77%) Jenkins
12 6 (0.77%) ClearQuest
13 4 (0.51%) Visual Studio
13 4 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
13 4 (0.51%) LabVIEW
13 4 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
General
1 55 (7.03%) Military
2 40 (5.12%) Finance
3 25 (3.20%) Telecoms
4 11 (1.41%) Aerospace
5 5 (0.64%) Avionics
6 4 (0.51%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.38%) Back Office
8 2 (0.26%) Electronics
8 2 (0.26%) Legal
9 1 (0.13%) Publishing
9 1 (0.13%) Games
9 1 (0.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 99 (12.66%) Analyst
2 95 (12.15%) Developer
3 51 (6.52%) Architect
4 42 (5.37%) Project Manager
4 42 (5.37%) Tester
4 42 (5.37%) Test Analyst
4 42 (5.37%) Consultant
5 34 (4.35%) Test Manager
6 27 (3.45%) Wintel Engineer
7 25 (3.20%) Network Engineer
8 23 (2.94%) Software Engineer
9 22 (2.81%) Storage Engineer
10 17 (2.17%) Author
11 16 (2.05%) Support Engineer
12 15 (1.92%) Technical Author
12 15 (1.92%) Systems Engineer
13 13 (1.66%) Server Engineer
13 13 (1.66%) Test Leader
13 13 (1.66%) Operations Engineer
14 11 (1.41%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (15.47%) .NET
2 94 (12.02%) HTML
3 92 (11.76%) JSP
4 81 (10.36%) ASP.NET
5 53 (6.78%) XML
6 27 (3.45%) Web Services
7 22 (2.81%) Middleware
8 19 (2.43%) Motif
9 16 (2.05%) SOAP
10 15 (1.92%) CSS
11 14 (1.79%) Flash
12 10 (1.28%) .NET Framework
13 9 (1.15%) JSON
14 8 (1.02%) Android SDK
15 6 (0.77%) Spring
16 5 (0.64%) Ajax
16 5 (0.64%) OLE
16 5 (0.64%) Software Packaging
16 5 (0.64%) XSLT
16 5 (0.64%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (3.84%) Management Information System
2 18 (2.30%) Replication
3 16 (2.05%) Blackberry
4 15 (1.92%) Client/Server
5 13 (1.66%) E-Learning
5 13 (1.66%) SCORM
6 11 (1.41%) Derivative
7 6 (0.77%) Computer Science
8 5 (0.64%) Data Integration
8 5 (0.64%) Open Source
8 5 (0.64%) Mobile App
8 5 (0.64%) Economics
8 5 (0.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 5 (0.64%) Handset
9 4 (0.51%) N-Tier
9 4 (0.51%) PKI
10 3 (0.38%) Cryptography
10 3 (0.38%) PMI
10 3 (0.38%) RMADS
11 2 (0.26%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 231 (29.54%) Windows
2 103 (13.17%) UNIX
3 97 (12.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 94 (12.02%) Linux
5 91 (11.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 82 (10.49%) Windows XP
7 62 (7.93%) Windows 7
8 44 (5.63%) Windows 2000
9 15 (1.92%) Android
10 6 (0.77%) AIX
11 4 (0.51%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.51%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.26%) Solaris
13 1 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (9.46%) Project Management
2 68 (8.70%) Test Scripting
3 64 (8.18%) ITIL
4 56 (7.16%) Configuration Management
5 55 (7.03%) Software Testing
6 50 (6.39%) Software Engineering
7 49 (6.27%) Knowledge Management
8 46 (5.88%) Test Strategy
9 39 (4.99%) Migration
10 34 (4.35%) UML
11 32 (4.09%) Validation
12 31 (3.96%) Workflow
13 29 (3.71%) Service Delivery
14 28 (3.58%) CRM
15 27 (3.45%) Time Management
16 25 (3.20%) OO
16 25 (3.20%) SOA
17 23 (2.94%) OOD
17 23 (2.94%) Test Automation
18 22 (2.81%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 99 (12.66%) JavaScript
2 81 (10.36%) SQL
3 47 (6.01%) VB
4 46 (5.88%) C#
5 45 (5.75%) C
6 38 (4.86%) Java
7 36 (4.60%) Python
8 33 (4.22%) C++
9 22 (2.81%) VBA
10 19 (2.43%) PowerShell
11 16 (2.05%) PL/SQL
12 13 (1.66%) ActionScript
12 13 (1.66%) ActionScript 2.0
13 11 (1.41%) T-SQL
14 9 (1.15%) Perl
15 8 (1.02%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.77%) VBScript
17 5 (0.64%) Ruby
17 5 (0.64%) Golang
18 3 (0.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 782 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 80 (10.23%) ISTQB
3 43 (5.50%) DV Cleared
4 35 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (3.20%) Degree
6 24 (3.07%) CCNA
7 20 (2.56%) CCNP
8 12 (1.53%) ISEB
9 6 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (0.64%) SAS Certification
11 4 (0.51%) CISSP
11 4 (0.51%) MCSE
11 4 (0.51%) MOS
12 3 (0.38%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.26%) CCIE
13 2 (0.26%) CCSE
13 2 (0.26%) ISSEP
13 2 (0.26%) MCITP
13 2 (0.26%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.56%) QA
2 12 (1.53%) SLA
3 9 (1.15%) JSP 440
4 3 (0.38%) IEC 61508
4 3 (0.38%) DO-178B
4 3 (0.38%) DO-254
4 3 (0.38%) ARP4754
4 3 (0.38%) ARP4761
4 3 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 84 (10.74%) Active Directory
2 33 (4.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.30%) XenApp
4 16 (2.05%) Nmap
5 11 (1.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 11 (1.41%) vSphere
6 10 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (1.28%) Hyper-V
7 8 (1.02%) NFS
8 6 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (0.77%) vCloud
9 5 (0.64%) UAG
9 5 (0.64%) DFS Replication
9 5 (0.64%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.13%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 54 (6.91%) HP Quality Center
2 29 (3.71%) SCCM
3 20 (2.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 16 (2.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 16 (2.05%) Nessus
5 12 (1.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 11 (1.41%) WSUS
7 9 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (0.77%) NetBackup
9 5 (0.64%) Backup Exec
9 5 (0.64%) EMC NetWorker
9 5 (0.64%) AppDNA
9 5 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.51%) SCOM
10 4 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.26%) Netcool
11 2 (0.26%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 2 (0.26%) Oracle Identity Management
11 2 (0.26%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 168 (21.48%) Microsoft
2 149 (19.05%) HP
3 110 (14.07%) Oracle
4 59 (7.54%) Cisco
5 52 (6.65%) Citrix
6 50 (6.39%) VMware
7 27 (3.45%) McAfee
8 26 (3.32%) EMC
9 24 (3.07%) Adobe
10 15 (1.92%) Symantec
11 14 (1.79%) NetApp
12 12 (1.53%) Juniper
12 12 (1.53%) Blue Coat
12 12 (1.53%) Brocade
13 10 (1.28%) IBM
14 9 (1.15%) CA
14 9 (1.15%) Remedy
15 8 (1.02%) CheckPoint
16 7 (0.90%) Dell
17 6 (0.77%) ICL
Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis IT
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Portsmouth
Jam Recruitment
Rate: £40 - £47 per hour
Posted: 17 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
A&O IT Group Ltd
Rate: From £75 to £95 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Hook
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £290 - £296 per day
Posted: 24 days ago