The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 8 17 7
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 81 78 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.82% 7.68% 13.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.54% 37.14% 46.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 62 60
Median daily rate £431 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £209 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £524 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £17.77 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +47.72%
SC Cleared
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
195 210 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.85% 20.67% 29.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 160 122
Median daily rate £425 £375 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £208 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £490 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 14
Median hourly rate £10.24 £17.77 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.37% +18.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SC Cleared across the Milton Keynes region.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Milton Keynes region.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 172 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 65 (37.79%) ITIL
3 46 (26.74%) DV Cleared
4 44 (25.58%) Microsoft
5 43 (25.00%) Service Management
6 42 (24.42%) Windows
7 33 (19.19%) Finance
8 31 (18.02%) Project Management
9 29 (16.86%) MS Office
10 23 (13.37%) Oracle
11 22 (12.79%) Active Directory
12 21 (12.21%) CISSP
12 21 (12.21%) PRINCE2
13 20 (11.63%) Service Delivery
13 20 (11.63%) SLA
13 20 (11.63%) Cybersecurity
13 20 (11.63%) Service Design
14 19 (11.05%) ITIL V3
15 17 (9.88%) Citrix
15 17 (9.88%) Firewall
16 16 (9.30%) SQL Server
16 16 (9.30%) MS Excel
17 15 (8.72%) ITIL Certification
18 14 (8.14%) HP
18 14 (8.14%) Migration
18 14 (8.14%) Management Information System
18 14 (8.14%) VMware
18 14 (8.14%) Windows Vista
18 14 (8.14%) Security Operations
18 14 (8.14%) Security Operations Centre

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.81%) MS Exchange
1 10 (5.81%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (2.91%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (2.33%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (2.33%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.74%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.58%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (16.86%) MS Office
2 16 (9.30%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.49%) MS Project
4 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.81%) Office 365
2 5 (2.91%) OneDrive
3 3 (1.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.88%) Firewall
2 12 (6.98%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (5.81%) IPsec
4 9 (5.23%) SMTP
5 8 (4.65%) Internet
6 7 (4.07%) iSCSI
7 6 (3.49%) FTP
7 6 (3.49%) SSH
8 5 (2.91%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (2.33%) Wireless
10 3 (1.74%) SAN
11 1 (0.58%) LAN
11 1 (0.58%) Network Security
11 1 (0.58%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.65%) DB2
2 8 (4.65%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (2.33%) Big Data
3 4 (2.33%) Hadoop
3 4 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.74%) Apache Hive
4 3 (1.74%) DataStax
4 3 (1.74%) HBase
4 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.16%) MS Access
5 2 (1.16%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.16%) JUnit
1 2 (1.16%) MSI
2 1 (0.58%) Subversion
General
1 33 (19.19%) Finance
2 4 (2.33%) Legal
3 1 (0.58%) Billing
3 1 (0.58%) Electronics
3 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.58%) Marketing
3 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (17.44%) Analyst
2 25 (14.53%) Consultant
3 21 (12.21%) Architect
4 14 (8.14%) Project Manager
4 14 (8.14%) SOC Analyst
5 11 (6.40%) Developer
5 11 (6.40%) Service Architect
6 9 (5.23%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 9 (5.23%) Service Manager
7 8 (4.65%) Middleware Developer
8 6 (3.49%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (3.49%) Commercial Manager
8 6 (3.49%) Security Advisor
8 6 (3.49%) Security Analyst
9 5 (2.91%) Java Middleware Developer
9 5 (2.91%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 5 (2.91%) Security Consultant
9 5 (2.91%) Senior Manager
9 5 (2.91%) Service Analyst
9 5 (2.91%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.23%) J2EE
2 8 (4.65%) IBM Integration Bus
2 8 (4.65%) Middleware
3 2 (1.16%) Web Services
3 2 (1.16%) XML
4 1 (0.58%) EJB
4 1 (0.58%) JMS
4 1 (0.58%) JSP
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.58%) Servlets
4 1 (0.58%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.14%) Management Information System
1 14 (8.14%) Security Operations Centre
2 11 (6.40%) CESG
2 11 (6.40%) Cryptography
3 9 (5.23%) Client/Server
4 7 (4.07%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.07%) Smartphone
5 5 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.33%) PKI
7 3 (1.74%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.16%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.16%) Replication
8 2 (1.16%) Statistics
8 2 (1.16%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.58%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.58%) Clustering
9 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.58%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 42 (24.42%) Windows
2 14 (8.14%) Windows Vista
3 9 (5.23%) Linux
4 7 (4.07%) Unix
4 7 (4.07%) Windows 10
5 5 (2.91%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.33%) CentOS
6 4 (2.33%) Data ONTAP
6 4 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.16%) Kali Linux
8 2 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.16%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (37.79%) ITIL
2 43 (25.00%) Service Management
3 31 (18.02%) Project Management
4 21 (12.21%) PRINCE2
5 20 (11.63%) Cybersecurity
5 20 (11.63%) Service Delivery
5 20 (11.63%) Service Design
6 19 (11.05%) ITIL V3
7 14 (8.14%) Migration
7 14 (8.14%) Security Operations
8 13 (7.56%) Ethical Hacking
9 12 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (6.98%) ITSM
9 12 (6.98%) Risk Management
10 11 (6.40%) Information Assurance
10 11 (6.40%) Problem Management
11 10 (5.81%) Presales
11 10 (5.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 9 (5.23%) Incident Management
13 8 (4.65%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.98%) Java
2 10 (5.81%) SQL
3 3 (1.74%) Python
3 3 (1.74%) Ruby
4 2 (1.16%) C
Qualifications
1 172 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 46 (26.74%) DV Cleared
3 21 (12.21%) CISSP
4 15 (8.72%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (6.40%) CESG Certified Professional
6 10 (5.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 10 (5.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (2.91%) CEH
8 3 (1.74%) APMP
8 3 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (1.16%) CCNP
9 2 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.16%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (1.16%) MCSE
9 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.58%) CISM
10 1 (0.58%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.63%) SLA
2 9 (5.23%) RMADS
3 4 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.74%) QA
5 1 (0.58%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (12.79%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.65%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (4.07%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.07%) NFS
5 6 (3.49%) Sendmail
6 5 (2.91%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.74%) HDFS
7 3 (1.74%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (1.74%) vSphere
8 2 (1.16%) BitLocker
8 2 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.16%) vCloud
8 2 (1.16%) XenApp
9 1 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (5.23%) SCOM
2 6 (3.49%) AirWatch
2 6 (3.49%) OVSD
3 3 (1.74%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (1.74%) vMotion
4 2 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.16%) Nessus
4 2 (1.16%) SCCM
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 44 (25.58%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.37%) Oracle
3 17 (9.88%) Citrix
4 14 (8.14%) HP
4 14 (8.14%) VMware
5 10 (5.81%) Cisco
6 8 (4.65%) IBM
7 5 (2.91%) F5
7 5 (2.91%) Forcepoint
7 5 (2.91%) NetApp
8 4 (2.33%) Cloudera
9 3 (1.74%) Computacenter
9 3 (1.74%) Juniper
9 3 (1.74%) Symantec
9 3 (1.74%) Veeam
10 2 (1.16%) Cognos
10 2 (1.16%) Dell
10 2 (1.16%) Informatica
10 2 (1.16%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.16%) Teradata
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