The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 42 33 48
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 18 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.84% 2.69% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.00% 13.92% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.94% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.68% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £13.35 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -38.98%
Security 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
120 79 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.93% 19.32% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 38 28
Average daily rate £415 £375 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -18.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £314 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £19.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -34.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £10.65 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £23.00 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Banbury - - - - 1
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
3 11 (35.48%) SQL
4 9 (29.03%) SharePoint
5 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
6 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (22.58%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (19.35%) Windows
7 6 (19.35%) CRM
8 5 (16.13%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (16.13%) Migration
8 5 (16.13%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (16.13%) Data Migration
8 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
9 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (9.68%) Service Management
10 3 (9.68%) Cisco
10 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
10 3 (9.68%) VMware
11 2 (6.45%) Military
11 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
11 2 (6.45%) Degree
11 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (6.45%) Marketing
11 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (6.45%) SAN
11 2 (6.45%) NetApp
11 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
11 2 (6.45%) ITIL

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 9 (29.03%) SharePoint
2 7 (22.58%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (16.13%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
6 1 (3.23%) CMS
6 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (3.23%) Lync
6 1 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) SAN
1 2 (6.45%) Firewall
1 2 (6.45%) NAS
2 1 (3.23%) MPLS
2 1 (3.23%) LAN
2 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.45%) Military
1 2 (6.45%) Marketing
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
2 1 (3.23%) French Language
2 1 (3.23%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (3.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Architect
2 4 (12.90%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (12.90%) Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Integration Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Digital Content Designer
5 1 (3.23%) Lead Enterprise Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Server Support
5 1 (3.23%) Database Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (3.23%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.23%) Social Media
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Blog
2 1 (3.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) UNIX
3 1 (3.23%) AIX
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (19.35%) CRM
3 5 (16.13%) Migration
3 5 (16.13%) Data Migration
4 3 (9.68%) Service Management
5 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.45%) ITIL
5 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) Identity Management
6 1 (3.23%) Analytics
6 1 (3.23%) Budget Control
6 1 (3.23%) Test Planning
6 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.23%) Contact Management
6 1 (3.23%) Validation
6 1 (3.23%) ITSM
6 1 (3.23%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C
2 1 (3.23%) PHP
2 1 (3.23%) Python
2 1 (3.23%) Pascal
2 1 (3.23%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) TickIT
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
1 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco
2 3 (9.68%) VMware
3 2 (6.45%) NetApp
3 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.23%) Symantec
4 1 (3.23%) Remedy
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) Veritas
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.23%) Omniture