The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 2 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 20 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 25.00% 21.84% 10.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 64.52% 59.38% 41.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 1
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£310 £290 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -27.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £356 £365
% change year-on-year
+10.95% -2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Average hourly rate £39.00 £45.00 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +14.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+91.66% -32.07%
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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 Portsmouth region.

Qualifications Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31 32 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 38.75% 36.78% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 2
Average daily rate £315 £295 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.77% -26.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 5
Average hourly rate £24.75 £40.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.12% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £25.00 £31.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £155.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.33%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

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Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 48 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 16 (28.57%) Windows
3 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 9 (16.07%) Cisco
5 8 (14.29%) Project Management
5 8 (14.29%) .NET
5 8 (14.29%) MS Project
6 7 (12.50%) Oracle
6 7 (12.50%) SQL
6 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (12.50%) XMPP
7 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
7 6 (10.71%) UNIX
7 6 (10.71%) C#
7 6 (10.71%) MS Office
7 6 (10.71%) Active Directory
7 6 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (10.71%) QA
8 5 (8.93%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (8.93%) Windows 7
8 5 (8.93%) CCNA
8 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
9 4 (7.14%) Incident Management
9 4 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
9 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET
9 4 (7.14%) Windows XP
9 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010

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Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.57%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.79%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Project
2 6 (10.71%) MS Office
3 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Network Security
1 3 (5.36%) DNS
2 2 (3.57%) DHCP
2 2 (3.57%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.79%) Intranet
3 1 (1.79%) SAN
3 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.79%) ATM
3 1 (1.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Anywhere
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (5.36%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.57%) Military
2 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (10.71%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (10.71%) Developer
2 5 (8.93%) Project Planner
2 5 (8.93%) Analyst
3 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 4 (7.14%) Cisco Support
3 4 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 4 (7.14%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 3 (5.36%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (5.36%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 3 (5.36%) Voice Engineer
4 3 (5.36%) Programmer
4 3 (5.36%) Network Engineer
4 3 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (3.57%) Support Technician
5 2 (3.57%) Software Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Consultant
5 2 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (3.57%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.29%) .NET
2 7 (12.50%) XMPP
3 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.36%) HTML
5 2 (3.57%) CSS
5 2 (3.57%) Silverlight
5 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.79%) jQuery
6 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.79%) JSP
6 1 (1.79%) Classic ASP
6 1 (1.79%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (5.36%) Wiki
3 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Open Source
4 1 (1.79%) CMDB
4 1 (1.79%) Human Factors
4 1 (1.79%) PKI
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) UNIX
3 5 (8.93%) Windows 7
4 4 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.57%) Linux
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.79%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.29%) Project Management
2 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
4 4 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 4 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (5.36%) Time Management
5 3 (5.36%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (5.36%) Project Planning
5 3 (5.36%) ITIL
5 3 (5.36%) Software Engineering
5 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.36%) Migration
6 2 (3.57%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.57%) Risk Management
6 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.57%) Programme Management
6 2 (3.57%) Line Management
7 1 (1.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (1.79%) Waterfall
7 1 (1.79%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) SQL
2 6 (10.71%) C#
3 3 (5.36%) VB.NET
3 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.57%) C++
4 2 (3.57%) Ada
5 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.79%) VBA
5 1 (1.79%) C
5 1 (1.79%) Java
5 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (8.93%) CCNA
4 2 (3.57%) ISEB
4 2 (3.57%) Degree
4 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) IIBA
5 1 (1.79%) CBAP
5 1 (1.79%) VCP4
5 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.79%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.79%) MCITP
5 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) QA
2 3 (5.36%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.36%) Nmap
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (5.36%) Nessus
1 3 (5.36%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.79%) SCOM
3 1 (1.79%) MOM
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.07%) Cisco
3 7 (12.50%) Oracle
4 3 (5.36%) Symantec
4 3 (5.36%) Adobe
4 3 (5.36%) VMware
5 2 (3.57%) HP
5 2 (3.57%) McAfee
5 2 (3.57%) Sophos
5 2 (3.57%) Becrypt
6 1 (1.79%) Lumension
6 1 (1.79%) Remedy
6 1 (1.79%) Citrix
6 1 (1.79%) Informatica
6 1 (1.79%) SAP
6 1 (1.79%) Sybase
6 1 (1.79%) Serena
6 1 (1.79%) PTC