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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 46 29 41
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 9 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.62% 4.42% 1.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.98% 20.19% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 7
Average daily rate
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£320 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £13.35 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+35.21% -31.73%
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
82 104 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.75% 21.89% 18.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 55 39
Average daily rate £338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £147 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 17
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £16.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.74 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £48.50 £19.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

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
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 17 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Oxford +4 6 £320 -24.70%
Banbury - - - - 1
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 13 (59.09%) SC Cleared
2 7 (31.82%) CRM
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (27.27%) C#
3 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 6 (27.27%) .NET
3 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 3 (13.64%) Windows
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
6 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) VMware
6 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle
6 2 (9.09%) VB
6 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.09%) VB6
6 2 (9.09%) Degree
6 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 2 (9.09%) CMDB
6 2 (9.09%) BC Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 1 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) NAS
1 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.55%) French Language
1 1 (4.55%) Portuguese Language
1 1 (4.55%) Spanish Language
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
1 1 (4.55%) Military
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) VB Developer
5 2 (9.09%) VB6 Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Web Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Head of ICT
6 1 (4.55%) Procurement Officer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Database Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (4.55%) CRM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
1 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.09%) CMDB
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Social Media
2 1 (4.55%) Blog
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) CRM
1 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (9.09%) Migration
2 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
2 2 (9.09%) Project Management
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
2 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
2 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Budget Control
3 1 (4.55%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (4.55%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (4.55%) Change Control
3 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
3 1 (4.55%) Analytics
3 1 (4.55%) Operations Management
3 1 (4.55%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) VB
2 2 (9.09%) VB6
3 1 (4.55%) Fortran
3 1 (4.55%) Pascal
3 1 (4.55%) C
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) BC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) NetApp
3 1 (4.55%) Omniture
3 1 (4.55%) Remedy