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 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 45 26 32
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.99% 1.13% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.06% 6.67% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£340 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.62% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £351 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.09% -6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -41.93%
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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
66 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 16.30% 16.95% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 18 14
Average daily rate £430 £370 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.21% -26.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £19.25 £11.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £10.60 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £11.40 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

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

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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

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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 29 December 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 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) NetApp
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Military
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) NAS
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Social Media
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
4 1 (9.09%) User Experience
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (9.09%) French Language
4 1 (9.09%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (9.09%) Spanish Language
4 1 (9.09%) Blog
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall

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Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
1 2 (18.18%) NAS
2 1 (9.09%) MPLS
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Military
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) French Language
2 1 (9.09%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (9.09%) Spanish Language
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Web Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Content Designer
2 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Server Support
2 1 (9.09%) Tester
2 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) CRM Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Blog
1 1 (9.09%) Social Media
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
1 2 (18.18%) Project Management
1 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
2 1 (9.09%) Budget Control
2 1 (9.09%) Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
2 1 (9.09%) CRM
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (9.09%) Content Management
2 1 (9.09%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Web Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) VMware
1 2 (18.18%) NetApp
2 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Omniture
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore
2 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow