The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 41 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.69% 1.04% -
As % of the Qualifications category 6.00% 6.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate
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£388 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £358 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.29% -1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £18.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+58.33% -26.53%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Qualifications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
100 33 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 28.17% 17.19% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 23 15
Average daily rate £425 £373 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.09% -19.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £320 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.68% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £23.00 £11.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.91% +99.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £23.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £23.00 £24.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -33.33%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) JBoss
4 2 (20.00%) J2EE
4 2 (20.00%) EJB
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) JSF
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (20.00%) NAS
4 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) 3PAR

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (20.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) LAN
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) MPLS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Server Support
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) J2EE
1 2 (20.00%) EJB
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (20.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Symmetrix DMX
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
1 1 (10.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (10.00%) Symmetrix
1 1 (10.00%) EMC Centera
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) HPUX
3 1 (10.00%) Windows NT
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) SOA
1 2 (20.00%) UML
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Network Design
2 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Test Management
2 1 (10.00%) System Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) VCP4
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (10.00%) VMware
1 1 (10.00%) NetApp
1 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) IBM
1 1 (10.00%) HP
1 1 (10.00%) EMC
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