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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 35 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 5 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.52% 9.19% 6.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.20% 42.37% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 25 23
Median daily rate £150 £325 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% -31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £147 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £475 £547
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £44.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +46.66%

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 59 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 18.48% 21.69% 22.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 50 67
Median daily rate £356 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £125 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Median hourly rate £21.29 £43.25 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.77% +108.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £19.00 £18.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.19 £67.50 £23.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram 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 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (50.00%) BMC
2 3 (50.00%) Remedy
2 3 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (50.00%) Change Control
2 3 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) MCP
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Document Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Back Office
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Intranet
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) SLA

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Support
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Dependency Management
4 1 (16.67%) Document Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) BMC
2 3 (50.00%) Remedy
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) VMware