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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 7 21 8
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 101 57 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 15.01% 6.88% 12.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.33% 28.93% 45.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 41 66
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £10.24 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £33.52 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +59.61%
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
193 197 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 28.68% 23.76% 27.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 131 155
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 10
Median hourly rate £10.62 - £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 - £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 - £17.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +12.50%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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.

1 171 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 63 (36.84%) ITIL
3 47 (27.49%) DV Cleared
4 45 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 42 (24.56%) Project Management
6 41 (23.98%) Service Management
7 38 (22.22%) Windows
8 33 (19.30%) PRINCE2
9 32 (18.71%) Finance
10 26 (15.20%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (13.45%) Service Delivery
11 23 (13.45%) Oracle
12 22 (12.87%) MS Office
13 21 (12.28%) Active Directory
13 21 (12.28%) Migration
14 19 (11.11%) Service Design
15 18 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
16 17 (9.94%) MS Excel
17 16 (9.36%) CISSP
17 16 (9.36%) HP
17 16 (9.36%) Cybersecurity
18 15 (8.77%) Linux
19 14 (8.19%) SQL Server
19 14 (8.19%) ITIL V3
20 13 (7.60%) Citrix
20 13 (7.60%) VMware
21 12 (7.02%) SharePoint
21 12 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
21 12 (7.02%) Virtual Machines
22 11 (6.43%) Virtual Environments

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 12 (7.02%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.85%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (2.34%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.58%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (12.87%) MS Office
2 17 (9.94%) MS Excel
3 9 (5.26%) MS Visio
4 8 (4.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.58%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.58%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.92%) Office 365
2 3 (1.75%) OneDrive
3 2 (1.17%) IaaS
3 2 (1.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.43%) Firewall
2 10 (5.85%) iSCSI
3 8 (4.68%) IPsec
4 7 (4.09%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (3.51%) Internet
5 6 (3.51%) SMTP
6 5 (2.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (2.92%) FTP
6 5 (2.92%) SSH
7 3 (1.75%) SAN
8 2 (1.17%) LAN
8 2 (1.17%) Wireless
9 1 (0.58%) Network Security
9 1 (0.58%) SMS
9 1 (0.58%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.68%) DB2
2 8 (4.68%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (2.34%) MS Access
5 3 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.17%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.17%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.58%) Easytrieve
7 1 (0.58%) Essbase
7 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.58%) IDMS
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.58%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (1.17%) JUnit
2 1 (0.58%) MSI
2 1 (0.58%) Subversion
General
1 32 (18.71%) Finance
2 4 (2.34%) Legal
3 1 (0.58%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (15.79%) Analyst
2 25 (14.62%) Consultant
3 23 (13.45%) Architect
4 19 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 14 (8.19%) Service Manager
6 13 (7.60%) Developer
7 12 (7.02%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 11 (6.43%) Business Analyst
9 10 (5.85%) Delivery Manager
9 10 (5.85%) Service Architect
9 10 (5.85%) Services Delivery Manager
10 8 (4.68%) Middleware Developer
11 6 (3.51%) Commercial Manager
11 6 (3.51%) DBA
11 6 (3.51%) Security Analyst
11 6 (3.51%) SOC Analyst
11 6 (3.51%) Systems Manager
12 5 (2.92%) Operations Manager
12 5 (2.92%) Security Consultant
12 5 (2.92%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.26%) J2EE
2 8 (4.68%) IBM Integration Bus
2 8 (4.68%) Middleware
3 2 (1.17%) Web Services
3 2 (1.17%) XML
4 1 (0.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
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 9 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.68%) CESG
2 8 (4.68%) Cryptography
2 8 (4.68%) Data Centre
2 8 (4.68%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.51%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.51%) Smartphone
5 4 (2.34%) Statistics
6 3 (1.75%) FlexPod
6 3 (1.75%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.17%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.17%) PKI
8 1 (0.58%) Clustering
8 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 38 (22.22%) Windows
2 15 (8.77%) Linux
3 11 (6.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (5.26%) CentOS
4 9 (5.26%) Ubuntu
4 9 (5.26%) Windows 10
5 8 (4.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (4.09%) Windows Server
7 6 (3.51%) Windows Vista
8 5 (2.92%) Unix
8 5 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (2.34%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.58%) Android
10 1 (0.58%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (36.84%) ITIL
2 42 (24.56%) Project Management
3 41 (23.98%) Service Management
4 33 (19.30%) PRINCE2
5 26 (15.20%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (13.45%) Service Delivery
7 21 (12.28%) Migration
8 19 (11.11%) Service Design
9 16 (9.36%) Cybersecurity
10 14 (8.19%) ITIL V3
11 12 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (6.43%) ERP
12 11 (6.43%) ITSM
12 11 (6.43%) Virtual Environments
13 10 (5.85%) Ethical Hacking
13 10 (5.85%) Logistics
13 10 (5.85%) Risk Management
14 9 (5.26%) Agile Project Management
15 8 (4.68%) High Availability
15 8 (4.68%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.26%) Java
2 7 (4.09%) SQL
3 1 (0.58%) ABAP
3 1 (0.58%) C
3 1 (0.58%) C++
3 1 (0.58%) COBOL
3 1 (0.58%) Python
Qualifications
1 171 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 47 (27.49%) DV Cleared
3 18 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
4 16 (9.36%) CISSP
5 11 (6.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (4.68%) CESG Certified Professional
6 8 (4.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (2.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (2.34%) CEH
9 2 (1.17%) CCNP
9 2 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.17%) Dell Certification
9 2 (1.17%) MCSE
9 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.58%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.58%) GSAE
10 1 (0.58%) HNC
10 1 (0.58%) HND
10 1 (0.58%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.85%) SLA
2 6 (3.51%) RMADS
3 4 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.75%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 21 (12.28%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.02%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (6.43%) Hyper-V
3 11 (6.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (5.85%) NFS
5 5 (2.92%) Sendmail
6 3 (1.75%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (1.17%) XenApp
8 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.58%) RACF
8 1 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (5.26%) SCOM
2 8 (4.68%) OVSD
3 6 (3.51%) AirWatch
4 4 (2.34%) SCVMM
5 3 (1.75%) Nagios
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 45 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.45%) Oracle
3 16 (9.36%) HP
4 13 (7.60%) Citrix
4 13 (7.60%) VMware
5 9 (5.26%) Cisco
5 9 (5.26%) IFS
6 8 (4.68%) IBM
7 6 (3.51%) NetApp
8 5 (2.92%) F5
8 5 (2.92%) Forcepoint
9 4 (2.34%) Dell
10 3 (1.75%) Juniper
10 3 (1.75%) SAP
11 2 (1.17%) Ciena
11 2 (1.17%) Cognos
11 2 (1.17%) Computacenter
11 2 (1.17%) Informatica
11 2 (1.17%) Teradata
12 1 (0.58%) CA
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