The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 27 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.40% 1.48% -
As % of the Qualifications category 13.95% 7.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£320 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -32.69%
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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
43 41 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 17.20% 20.20% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 17 19
Average daily rate £334 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.83% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £198 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £507 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -14.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 13 (72.22%) SC Cleared
2 7 (38.89%) CRM
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (33.33%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) .NET
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.11%) Windows
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle
5 2 (11.11%) VB
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 2 (11.11%) CMDB
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.11%) VB6
5 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
6 1 (5.56%) User Experience
6 1 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (5.56%) Sitecore

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.56%) Military
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
1 1 (5.56%) French Language
1 1 (5.56%) Portuguese Language
1 1 (5.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) VB6 Developer
5 2 (11.11%) VB Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) CRM Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
1 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) CMDB
2 1 (5.56%) Blog
2 1 (5.56%) Social Media
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) CRM
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (11.11%) Project Management
2 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Operations Management
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
3 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.56%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Scrum
3 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.56%) Budget Control
3 1 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) VB
2 2 (11.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
1 2 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Omniture
2 1 (5.56%) Sitecore
2 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
2 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) NetApp