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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 32 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 23.53% 23.00% 16.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 61.54% 51.11% 59.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 5
Average daily rate £400 £315 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% +90.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £268 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £367 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +9.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £19.00 £14.80 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.40% -67.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £13.44 £41.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £16.16 £133.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+54.54% +52.77%
Security Cleared
Hampshire

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
52 45 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 38.24% 45.00% 27.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 28 14
Average daily rate £368 £338 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% +16.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £260 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £375 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 5
Average hourly rate £18.75 £16.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -58.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.10 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £31.20 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 9 February 2016.

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
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 9 February 2016.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 60 (92.31%) SC Cleared
2 21 (32.31%) Oracle
3 13 (20.00%) VMware
3 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
5 11 (16.92%) Cisco
5 11 (16.92%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (15.38%) TOGAF
6 10 (15.38%) DV Cleared
6 10 (15.38%) Windows
7 9 (13.85%) Unix
7 9 (13.85%) Linux
7 9 (13.85%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (13.85%) Citrix
7 9 (13.85%) E-business
7 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (13.85%) Windows Server
8 8 (12.31%) SDLC
8 8 (12.31%) Degree
8 8 (12.31%) HP
8 8 (12.31%) .NET
9 7 (10.77%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (10.77%) SQL
9 7 (10.77%) Military
9 7 (10.77%) Software Engineering
9 7 (10.77%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (9.23%) Oracle Database
10 6 (9.23%) Analytics

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 6 (9.23%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Office
1 6 (9.23%) MS Project
2 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.62%) Infor LN
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle AGIS
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (4.62%) IaaS
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) DNS
1 3 (4.62%) LAN
1 3 (4.62%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.08%) BGP
2 2 (3.08%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (3.08%) Firewall
2 2 (3.08%) HTTP
2 2 (3.08%) MPLS
2 2 (3.08%) WAN
3 1 (1.54%) DHCP
3 1 (1.54%) HSRP
3 1 (1.54%) LDAP
3 1 (1.54%) OSPF
3 1 (1.54%) RIP
3 1 (1.54%) SAN
3 1 (1.54%) SMTP
3 1 (1.54%) SSL
3 1 (1.54%) VoIP
3 1 (1.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (10.77%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (9.23%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (9.23%) Oracle Database
3 6 (9.23%) Oracle Discoverer
3 6 (9.23%) Oracle ODI
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.08%) Neo4j
5 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (6.15%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.62%) WiX
4 2 (3.08%) LabVIEW
General
1 7 (10.77%) Military
2 6 (9.23%) Aerospace
3 5 (7.69%) Finance
4 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.08%) Back Office
6 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (29.23%) Architect
2 14 (21.54%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (13.85%) Developer
4 7 (10.77%) Consultant
5 6 (9.23%) Oracle Architect
5 6 (9.23%) Oracle Solutions Architect
5 6 (9.23%) Software Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Technical Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.62%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) CRM Architect
8 3 (4.62%) CRM Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Data Centre Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Network Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Project Coordinator
8 3 (4.62%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) .NET
2 5 (7.69%) Middleware
2 5 (7.69%) WPF
3 3 (4.62%) HTML
4 2 (3.08%) Apache Camel
4 2 (3.08%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.08%) JAX-RS
4 2 (3.08%) REST
5 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.54%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.54%) JPA
5 1 (1.54%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (1.54%) Spring
5 1 (1.54%) Web Services
5 1 (1.54%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.62%) User Experience
3 2 (3.08%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.08%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.54%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Windows
2 9 (13.85%) Linux
2 9 (13.85%) Unix
2 9 (13.85%) Windows Server
3 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (7.69%) HPUX
5 2 (3.08%) AIX
5 2 (3.08%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.54%) SUSE
6 1 (1.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) Technical Architecture
2 10 (15.38%) TOGAF
3 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.85%) E-business
4 8 (12.31%) SDLC
5 7 (10.77%) Software Engineering
6 6 (9.23%) Analytics
6 6 (9.23%) Project Management
7 5 (7.69%) CRM
7 5 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.69%) Scrum
8 4 (6.15%) ERP
8 4 (6.15%) ITIL
8 4 (6.15%) Validation
8 4 (6.15%) Workflow
9 3 (4.62%) Information Architecture
9 3 (4.62%) Migration
9 3 (4.62%) Software Architecture
9 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.62%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.77%) SQL
2 6 (9.23%) C#
2 6 (9.23%) C++
3 5 (7.69%) Java
4 3 (4.62%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.62%) PHP
5 1 (1.54%) C
5 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.54%) XAML
Qualifications
1 60 (92.31%) SC Cleared
2 10 (15.38%) DV Cleared
3 8 (12.31%) Degree
4 4 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.15%) ISEB
5 3 (4.62%) CCNA
5 3 (4.62%) CCNP
6 2 (3.08%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.54%) APMP
7 1 (1.54%) CCIE
7 1 (1.54%) HNC
7 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.54%) MCP
7 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.54%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.08%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) SLA
3 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.54%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.54%) TickIT
System Software
1 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.23%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) SCVMM
2 2 (3.08%) Nagios
2 2 (3.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (32.31%) Oracle
2 13 (20.00%) VMware
3 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
4 11 (16.92%) Cisco
5 9 (13.85%) Citrix
6 8 (12.31%) HP
7 5 (7.69%) Juniper
8 4 (6.15%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.62%) Baan
9 3 (4.62%) BMC
9 3 (4.62%) EMC
9 3 (4.62%) Infor
9 3 (4.62%) NetApp
10 2 (3.08%) Dell
11 1 (1.54%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.54%) CA
11 1 (1.54%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.54%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.54%) SAP