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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 31 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 12 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.56% 2.60% -
As % of the Qualifications category 19.67% 30.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 0
Average daily rate
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£388 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -6.97%
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Oxfordshire

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
61 20 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 18.10% 8.66% 32.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 9 48
Average daily rate £450 £343 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.38% +0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £219 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £424 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) LAN
4 4 (26.67%) WAN
4 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) Migration
4 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) UNIX
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) J2EE
6 2 (13.33%) EJB
6 2 (13.33%) Java
6 2 (13.33%) SOA
6 2 (13.33%) UML
6 2 (13.33%) JBoss
6 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
6 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (13.33%) Wireless
6 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) Firewall
6 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Software Testing

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (13.33%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) LAN
1 4 (26.67%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) Wireless
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.67%) Games
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Architect
1 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Network Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Architect
3 1 (6.67%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Network Support
3 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
1 2 (13.33%) J2EE
1 2 (13.33%) EJB
1 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (13.33%) JSF
2 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (6.67%) Ajax
2 1 (6.67%) XHTML
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Symmetrix DMX
1 1 (6.67%) Open Source
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Statistics
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
1 1 (6.67%) CLARiiON
1 1 (6.67%) Symmetrix
1 1 (6.67%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows NT
4 1 (6.67%) HPUX
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Migration
1 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) SOA
3 2 (13.33%) UML
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Software Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Product Management
4 1 (6.67%) Feature Driven Development
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) EMC
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