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 29 July 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 7 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 25 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 13.37% 17.58% 14.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 53.19% 64.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 7
Median daily rate £506 £326 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.29% -13.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £268 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £423 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 5
Median hourly rate £45.00 £47.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £41.52 £27.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.66 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.40 £20.56
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +52.70%
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
47 25 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 25.13% 27.47% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 14
Median daily rate £325 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £247 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 6
Median hourly rate £52.50 £47.83 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.76% +6.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.89 £24.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.25 £47.83 £62.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £24.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.91% +26.31%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 July 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 39 (70.91%) SC Cleared
2 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 13 (23.64%) SQL
3 13 (23.64%) Windows
3 13 (23.64%) Linux
4 12 (21.82%) HP
5 11 (20.00%) Oracle
5 11 (20.00%) DV Cleared
6 10 (18.18%) VMware
6 10 (18.18%) Validation
6 10 (18.18%) C++
7 8 (14.55%) HTML
7 8 (14.55%) Cisco
7 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
7 8 (14.55%) Data Centre
8 7 (12.73%) Unix
8 7 (12.73%) IBM
8 7 (12.73%) Java
8 7 (12.73%) Migration
8 7 (12.73%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (10.91%) WiX
9 6 (10.91%) Degree
9 6 (10.91%) Firewall
9 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
9 6 (10.91%) PHP
9 6 (10.91%) .NET
9 6 (10.91%) SAP
9 6 (10.91%) XML

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.45%) GlassFish
1 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.64%) JBoss
3 1 (1.82%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) MS Project
3 2 (3.64%) MS Office
3 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.82%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.64%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (1.82%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.82%) IaaS
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) Firewall
1 6 (10.91%) LAN
2 5 (9.09%) BGP
2 5 (9.09%) OSPF
2 5 (9.09%) WAN
3 4 (7.27%) DNS
3 4 (7.27%) MPLS
4 3 (5.45%) HSRP
4 3 (5.45%) IPsec
4 3 (5.45%) L2TP
4 3 (5.45%) RIP
4 3 (5.45%) SAN
4 3 (5.45%) SNMP
4 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.45%) VPN
5 2 (3.64%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (3.64%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (3.64%) LDAP
5 2 (3.64%) VLAN
5 2 (3.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.27%) MySQL
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) WiX
2 4 (7.27%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.64%) HP UFT
3 2 (3.64%) JUnit
3 2 (3.64%) LoadRunner
3 2 (3.64%) NetBeans
3 2 (3.64%) Subversion
4 1 (1.82%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.82%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.82%) JIRA
4 1 (1.82%) QUnit
4 1 (1.82%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (9.09%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Electronics
2 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.45%) Marketing
2 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Architect
2 14 (25.45%) Developer
3 11 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (9.09%) C++ Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
5 4 (7.27%) Applications Developer
5 4 (7.27%) C++ Software Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Network Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Service Architect
5 4 (7.27%) Service Management Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Consultant
6 3 (5.45%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.64%) Junior Project Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.64%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) HTML
2 6 (10.91%) .NET
2 6 (10.91%) XML
3 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.45%) CSS
3 3 (5.45%) jQuery
3 3 (5.45%) JSP
3 3 (5.45%) XSLT
4 2 (3.64%) Ajax
4 2 (3.64%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.64%) HTML5
4 2 (3.64%) Java RMI
4 2 (3.64%) JavaFX
4 2 (3.64%) JPA
4 2 (3.64%) JSF
4 2 (3.64%) Servlets
4 2 (3.64%) Spring
4 2 (3.64%) Swing
4 2 (3.64%) XHTML
4 2 (3.64%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.27%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.45%) Replication
4 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.82%) LPAR
5 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) Linux
1 13 (23.64%) Windows
2 7 (12.73%) Unix
3 6 (10.91%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) AIX
5 1 (1.82%) HPUX
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.18%) Validation
2 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (12.73%) Migration
3 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (7.27%) Configuration Management
3 4 (7.27%) Network Management
3 4 (7.27%) SDLC
4 3 (5.45%) CRM
4 3 (5.45%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (5.45%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (5.45%) Programme Management
4 3 (5.45%) Project Management
4 3 (5.45%) Security Testing
5 2 (3.64%) Change Control
5 2 (3.64%) Functional Testing
5 2 (3.64%) Network Design
5 2 (3.64%) Service Management
5 2 (3.64%) Software Engineering
5 2 (3.64%) SysML
5 2 (3.64%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) SQL
2 10 (18.18%) C++
3 7 (12.73%) Java
4 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.91%) PHP
5 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.45%) Python
5 3 (5.45%) Tcl
6 2 (3.64%) C#
7 1 (1.82%) Jython
7 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.82%) VB
7 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (70.91%) SC Cleared
2 11 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 7 (12.73%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (10.91%) Degree
5 3 (5.45%) CCNA
5 3 (5.45%) CCNP
5 3 (5.45%) ISEB
5 3 (5.45%) ISTQB
5 3 (5.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (3.64%) CCDP
6 2 (3.64%) CCSA
6 2 (3.64%) CCSE
6 2 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (3.64%) MCITP
6 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.82%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.82%) CLAS
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.45%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.82%) GPFS
4 1 (1.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.82%) vSphere
4 1 (1.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) SCOM
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (7.27%) SCCM
2 4 (7.27%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.82%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.82%) Nagios
4 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.82%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.82%) HP
3 11 (20.00%) Oracle
4 10 (18.18%) VMware
5 8 (14.55%) Cisco
6 7 (12.73%) IBM
7 6 (10.91%) SAP
8 4 (7.27%) CA
8 4 (7.27%) Serena
9 3 (5.45%) BMC
9 3 (5.45%) CheckPoint
9 3 (5.45%) Juniper
10 2 (3.64%) Citrix
10 2 (3.64%) EMC
10 2 (3.64%) Palo Alto
10 2 (3.64%) Remedy
11 1 (1.82%) Dell
11 1 (1.82%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.82%) NetApp
11 1 (1.82%) Sophos