The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 57 52 38
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 4 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.67% 2.54% 2.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.13% 11.88% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 18 2
Median daily rate £550 £375 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +32.74%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
- +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £30.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.14% +51.25%
SC Cleared
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
128 160 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 21.59% 21.36% 13.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 90 30
Median daily rate £363 £419 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.43% +28.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £530 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) CRM
3 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
5 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
5 5 (22.73%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (18.18%) Firewall
6 4 (18.18%) Windows
6 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (13.64%) Release Management
7 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
7 3 (13.64%) High Availability
7 3 (13.64%) MSBuild
7 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
7 3 (13.64%) .NET
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
7 3 (13.64%) CCNA
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (13.64%) LAN
7 3 (13.64%) WAN
7 3 (13.64%) Wireless
7 3 (13.64%) Finance
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco
7 3 (13.64%) Quality Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 5 (22.73%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
4 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) LAN
2 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) Wireless
3 1 (4.55%) CTI
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.64%) MSBuild
3 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) General Ledger
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Supply Chain Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Release Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Supply Chain Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Functional Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) SOAP
3 1 (4.55%) WSDL
3 1 (4.55%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) CRM
2 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
2 3 (13.64%) High Availability
2 3 (13.64%) Migration
2 3 (13.64%) Quality Management
2 3 (13.64%) Release Management
3 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
3 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
3 2 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) Content Management
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Order to Cash
4 1 (4.55%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (4.55%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) CCNA
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (9.09%) JNCIP
4 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Juniper
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Lotus
4 1 (4.55%) PeopleSoft