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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 62 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +4
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 5 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.67% 1.27% 1.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.59% 6.49% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£411 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.13%
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
109 77 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.53% 19.54% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 32 24
Average daily rate £425 £370 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.93 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.31% -21.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Carterton - - - -
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Military
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
4 1 (12.50%) Social Media
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
4 1 (12.50%) User Experience
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) Advertising
4 1 (12.50%) CMS
4 1 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (12.50%) Sitecore
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) Web Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Omniture
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Military
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) French Language
2 1 (12.50%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (12.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Build Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Content Designer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Social Media
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Blog
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Analytics
1 1 (12.50%) Content Management
1 1 (12.50%) Network Design
1 1 (12.50%) Web Analytics
1 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) NetApp
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
2 1 (12.50%) Sitecore
2 1 (12.50%) Omniture
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint