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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 11 14 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 85 84 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.11% 10.37% 14.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 45.21% 38.18% 48.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 52 73
Median daily rate £425 £331 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.30% +3.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £261 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+16.92% +61.99%
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
188 220 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 26.78% 27.16% 30.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 134 164
Median daily rate £420 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Median hourly rate £11.50 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.47% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £16.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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.

1 148 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 56 (37.84%) ITIL
3 46 (31.08%) Microsoft
3 46 (31.08%) DV Cleared
4 40 (27.03%) Project Management
5 37 (25.00%) Service Management
6 36 (24.32%) Windows
7 30 (20.27%) PRINCE2
8 27 (18.24%) Finance
9 24 (16.22%) Oracle
10 22 (14.86%) MS Office
10 22 (14.86%) Active Directory
11 21 (14.19%) SQL Server
11 21 (14.19%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (12.84%) MS Excel
12 19 (12.84%) HP
13 16 (10.81%) Migration
13 16 (10.81%) ITIL V3
14 15 (10.14%) Service Delivery
14 15 (10.14%) Linux
15 14 (9.46%) SharePoint
15 14 (9.46%) SQL
15 14 (9.46%) ITSM
16 13 (8.78%) VMware
16 13 (8.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 13 (8.78%) Service Design
17 12 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
17 12 (8.11%) Management Information System
18 11 (7.43%) Risk Management
18 11 (7.43%) MS Project

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 14 (9.46%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.76%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.68%) CICS
5 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.68%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (14.86%) MS Office
2 19 (12.84%) MS Excel
3 11 (7.43%) MS Project
4 9 (6.08%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.68%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.68%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.35%) IaaS
1 2 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.76%) IPsec
1 10 (6.76%) iSCSI
2 7 (4.73%) Internet
2 7 (4.73%) SMTP
3 6 (4.05%) FTP
3 6 (4.05%) SSH
4 5 (3.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (3.38%) SAN
5 4 (2.70%) LAN
6 3 (2.03%) Firewall
6 3 (2.03%) WAN
7 2 (1.35%) NAS
7 2 (1.35%) Wireless
8 1 (0.68%) Network Security
8 1 (0.68%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (4.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (2.70%) MS Access
5 4 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (2.70%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.03%) DB2
6 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.35%) Easytrieve
7 2 (1.35%) Essbase
7 2 (1.35%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.35%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.35%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (1.35%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (1.35%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
1 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 27 (18.24%) Finance
2 3 (2.03%) Legal
3 2 (1.35%) Law
4 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.68%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (18.92%) Analyst
2 18 (12.16%) Consultant
3 16 (10.81%) Architect
4 14 (9.46%) Project Manager
5 13 (8.78%) Service Manager
6 11 (7.43%) Business Analyst
7 9 (6.08%) Delivery Manager
7 9 (6.08%) Services Delivery Manager
8 8 (5.41%) Developer
8 8 (5.41%) SC Cleared Project Manager
9 7 (4.73%) Systems Manager
10 6 (4.05%) DBA
10 6 (4.05%) Security Advisor
10 6 (4.05%) Security Consultant
11 5 (3.38%) Commercial Manager
11 5 (3.38%) IT Manager
11 5 (3.38%) Process Analyst
11 5 (3.38%) Project Officer
11 5 (3.38%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
12 4 (2.70%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.03%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (2.03%) J2EE
1 3 (2.03%) Middleware
2 1 (0.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (0.68%) ISPF
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.68%) SOAP
2 1 (0.68%) XML
2 1 (0.68%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.11%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.76%) Cryptography
4 8 (5.41%) CESG
5 7 (4.73%) Client/Server
6 5 (3.38%) Statistics
7 3 (2.03%) FlexPod
7 3 (2.03%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.68%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.68%) Clustering
8 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.68%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 36 (24.32%) Windows
2 15 (10.14%) Linux
3 11 (7.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (6.76%) Windows Server
5 9 (6.08%) CentOS
5 9 (6.08%) Ubuntu
5 9 (6.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (5.41%) Unix
7 7 (4.73%) Windows Vista
8 6 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (3.38%) Windows 10
10 4 (2.70%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (1.35%) zOS
12 1 (0.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (37.84%) ITIL
2 40 (27.03%) Project Management
3 37 (25.00%) Service Management
4 30 (20.27%) PRINCE2
5 21 (14.19%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (10.81%) ITIL V3
6 16 (10.81%) Migration
7 15 (10.14%) Service Delivery
8 14 (9.46%) ITSM
9 13 (8.78%) Service Design
10 12 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (7.43%) ERP
11 11 (7.43%) Risk Management
12 10 (6.76%) Logistics
13 9 (6.08%) Risk Assessment
14 8 (5.41%) High Availability
15 7 (4.73%) Change Management
15 7 (4.73%) Data Migration
15 7 (4.73%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (4.73%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 14 (9.46%) SQL
2 3 (2.03%) Java
3 2 (1.35%) C++
3 2 (1.35%) COBOL
4 1 (0.68%) ABAP
4 1 (0.68%) Assembly Language
4 1 (0.68%) C
4 1 (0.68%) CLIST
4 1 (0.68%) JCL
4 1 (0.68%) Python
4 1 (0.68%) REXX
Qualifications
1 148 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 46 (31.08%) DV Cleared
3 13 (8.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 8 (5.41%) CESG Certified Professional
4 8 (5.41%) CISSP
4 8 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (3.38%) CEH
5 5 (3.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.03%) Cyber Scheme
6 3 (2.03%) OSCP
7 2 (1.35%) CREST Certified
7 2 (1.35%) Dell Certification
7 2 (1.35%) ISEB
7 2 (1.35%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.35%) Tigerscheme
8 1 (0.68%) HNC
8 1 (0.68%) HND
8 1 (0.68%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.05%) RMADS
2 4 (2.70%) SLA
3 3 (2.03%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (14.86%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.43%) Hyper-V
2 11 (7.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.76%) NFS
4 6 (4.05%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.68%) RACF
Systems Management
1 10 (6.76%) OVSD
2 9 (6.08%) SCOM
3 4 (2.70%) SCVMM
4 3 (2.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 46 (31.08%) Microsoft
2 24 (16.22%) Oracle
3 19 (12.84%) HP
4 13 (8.78%) VMware
5 9 (6.08%) IFS
6 8 (5.41%) Citrix
7 6 (4.05%) NetApp
8 5 (3.38%) F5
8 5 (3.38%) Forcepoint
8 5 (3.38%) SAP
9 4 (2.70%) IBM
9 4 (2.70%) Informatica
10 3 (2.03%) Cisco
10 3 (2.03%) Juniper
10 3 (2.03%) webMethods
11 2 (1.35%) CA
11 2 (1.35%) Cognos
11 2 (1.35%) Dell
11 2 (1.35%) Teradata
12 1 (0.68%) Computacenter
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