The first table below looks at the demand for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Oxford region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 26 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.66% - 1.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.50% - 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate £325 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.41% +16.00%
Qualifications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
32 60 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 13.28% 24.19% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 23
Average daily rate £363 £295 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.88% -15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £460 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 9
Average hourly rate £23.00 £13.55 £20.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.80% -33.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
Security Cleared
Oxfordshire

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 4 (57.14%) CMDB
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) CIPD
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
4 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) GWT
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
2 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CIPD
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds