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 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 Clearance
Rank 3 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 33 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 23.91% 12.17% 24.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 57.89% 56.00% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 8
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£338 £338 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £200 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £428 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £14.63 £155.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-90.56% +318.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £155.00 £18.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.85 £155.00 £46.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £31.92
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -43.60%
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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
57 25 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 41.30% 21.74% 39.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 10 10
Average daily rate £340 £450 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +16.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £165 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Average hourly rate £16.16 £155.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-89.57% +376.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £155.00 £19.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £155.00 £45.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

Security Cleared
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

Security Cleared
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

Security Cleared
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 19 December 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Security Cleared
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 43 (84.31%) SC Cleared
2 18 (35.29%) Windows
3 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
4 9 (17.65%) SharePoint
4 9 (17.65%) Cisco
5 7 (13.73%) XMPP
5 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
5 7 (13.73%) Windows 7
6 6 (11.76%) SQL
6 6 (11.76%) MS Project
6 6 (11.76%) Incident Management
7 5 (9.80%) MS Office
7 5 (9.80%) Oracle
7 5 (9.80%) .NET
7 5 (9.80%) UNIX
7 5 (9.80%) CCNA
7 5 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (9.80%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (7.84%) Network Security
8 4 (7.84%) Symantec
8 4 (7.84%) DNS
8 4 (7.84%) Windows XP
8 4 (7.84%) ITIL
8 4 (7.84%) MS Exchange
8 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
8 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
8 4 (7.84%) Nessus
8 4 (7.84%) Nmap

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 9 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (7.84%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.92%) Lync
3 2 (3.92%) MS Project Server
3 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Project
2 5 (9.80%) MS Office
3 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Network Security
1 4 (7.84%) DNS
2 3 (5.88%) DHCP
3 2 (3.92%) Unified Communications
3 2 (3.92%) SAN
3 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.92%) ASN.1
4 1 (1.96%) Firewall
4 1 (1.96%) ATM
4 1 (1.96%) SMS
4 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Anywhere
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.92%) Subversion
3 1 (1.96%) Lombardi
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.96%) QUnit
General
1 3 (5.88%) Military
1 3 (5.88%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (15.69%) Analyst
2 6 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (7.84%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 4 (7.84%) Cisco Support
3 4 (7.84%) Support Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Programmer
4 3 (5.88%) Developer
4 3 (5.88%) Network Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Security Analyst
4 3 (5.88%) Architect
4 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 3 (5.88%) Voice Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Voice Support Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Security Tester
5 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Business Analyst
5 2 (3.92%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) XMPP
2 5 (9.80%) .NET
3 2 (3.92%) wxWidgets
3 2 (3.92%) Silverlight
3 2 (3.92%) HTML
3 2 (3.92%) MFC
3 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.96%) CSS
4 1 (1.96%) XML
4 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.96%) Dojo
4 1 (1.96%) JSON
4 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (5.88%) Wiki
3 1 (1.96%) Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) PKI
3 1 (1.96%) Open Source
3 1 (1.96%) CMDB
3 1 (1.96%) Human Factors
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (35.29%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Windows 7
3 5 (9.80%) UNIX
3 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.84%) Windows XP
5 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.96%) Linux
7 1 (1.96%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.76%) Incident Management
2 4 (7.84%) ITIL
3 3 (5.88%) Migration
3 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 3 (5.88%) Software Engineering
3 3 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 3 (5.88%) Time Management
4 2 (3.92%) Line Management
4 2 (3.92%) Project Planning
4 2 (3.92%) Project Management
4 2 (3.92%) OO
4 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
4 2 (3.92%) TDD
4 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
4 2 (3.92%) Business Analysis
4 2 (3.92%) Risk Management
4 2 (3.92%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.96%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) C#
3 2 (3.92%) C++
3 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.96%) C
4 1 (1.96%) VBA
4 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.96%) Java
4 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (84.31%) SC Cleared
2 5 (9.80%) CCNA
2 5 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.92%) Degree
3 2 (3.92%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) GIAC
4 1 (1.96%) GCIA
4 1 (1.96%) ISEB
4 1 (1.96%) CISSP
4 1 (1.96%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) IIBA
4 1 (1.96%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.84%) Nmap
3 1 (1.96%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Nessus
1 4 (7.84%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (3.92%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.92%) MOM
4 1 (1.96%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.65%) Cisco
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle
4 4 (7.84%) Symantec
4 4 (7.84%) VMware
5 3 (5.88%) Adobe
6 2 (3.92%) Lumension
6 2 (3.92%) Becrypt
6 2 (3.92%) Remedy
6 2 (3.92%) McAfee
6 2 (3.92%) Sophos
7 1 (1.96%) PTC
7 1 (1.96%) SAP
7 1 (1.96%) Sybase
7 1 (1.96%) IBM
7 1 (1.96%) HP
7 1 (1.96%) Citrix
7 1 (1.96%) Juniper
7 1 (1.96%) ArcSight