The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 5 11 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 34 43 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 15.67% 11.85% 6.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 64.15% 35.54% 27.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 36 10
Median daily rate £375 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £325 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +84.61%
SC 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 Southampton region.

Qualifications Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
53 121 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 24.42% 33.33% 22.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 90 54
Median daily rate £375 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.25 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.53% -61.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +26.94%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Southampton region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 83 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 47 (56.63%) Firewall
3 40 (48.19%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (48.19%) Cisco
4 38 (45.78%) LAN
5 37 (44.58%) WAN
5 37 (44.58%) Wireless
6 36 (43.37%) VoIP
7 31 (37.35%) CheckPoint
7 31 (37.35%) CCNA
8 29 (34.94%) CCNP
8 29 (34.94%) Cisco ASA
9 27 (32.53%) Network Security
10 19 (22.89%) Palo Alto
11 17 (20.48%) FortiGate
12 13 (15.66%) AlgoSec
12 13 (15.66%) Tufin
13 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
13 11 (13.25%) ITIL
14 10 (12.05%) Windows
14 10 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (12.05%) Data Centre
15 9 (10.84%) Wi-Fi
16 8 (9.64%) IP Telephony
16 8 (9.64%) Web Services
17 7 (8.43%) DNS
17 7 (8.43%) SSL
17 7 (8.43%) NetScaler
18 6 (7.23%) UAG
18 6 (7.23%) Java

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 4 (4.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.41%) IIS
2 2 (2.41%) MS Project Server
2 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) MS Office
1 3 (3.61%) MS Project
2 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 47 (56.63%) Firewall
2 38 (45.78%) LAN
3 37 (44.58%) WAN
3 37 (44.58%) Wireless
4 36 (43.37%) VoIP
5 29 (34.94%) Cisco ASA
6 27 (32.53%) Network Security
7 9 (10.84%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (9.64%) IP Telephony
9 7 (8.43%) DNS
9 7 (8.43%) NetScaler
9 7 (8.43%) SSL
10 6 (7.23%) FTP
10 6 (7.23%) Reverse Proxy
11 5 (6.02%) Internet
12 1 (1.20%) BGP
12 1 (1.20%) DHCP
12 1 (1.20%) EIGRP
12 1 (1.20%) MPLS
12 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) MySQL
1 4 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (4.82%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Toad
General
1 6 (7.23%) Publishing
2 1 (1.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (43.37%) Network Engineer
2 27 (32.53%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 24 (28.92%) Firewall Engineer
4 12 (14.46%) Analyst
5 9 (10.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) Consultant
7 7 (8.43%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Developer
7 7 (8.43%) Network Consultant
7 7 (8.43%) Support Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (7.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) Network Support
8 6 (7.23%) Web Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) Administrator
9 5 (6.02%) Java Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Network Support Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 4 (4.82%) Coordinator
11 3 (3.61%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.64%) Web Services
2 4 (4.82%) EJB
2 4 (4.82%) J2EE
2 4 (4.82%) SOAP
3 2 (2.41%) CSS
3 2 (2.41%) HTML
3 2 (2.41%) XML
4 1 (1.20%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.20%) Clustering
3 1 (1.20%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.05%) Windows
2 6 (7.23%) Linux
3 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.41%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.25%) ITIL
2 10 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (6.02%) Data Analysis
3 5 (6.02%) Scrum
3 5 (6.02%) Service Management
4 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (4.82%) Process Management
4 4 (4.82%) SOA
4 4 (4.82%) UML
5 3 (3.61%) Business Analysis
5 3 (3.61%) Migration
5 3 (3.61%) Patch Management
5 3 (3.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (3.61%) Time Management
5 3 (3.61%) Workflow
6 2 (2.41%) Content Management
6 2 (2.41%) Document Management
6 2 (2.41%) Fault Management
6 2 (2.41%) ITSM
6 2 (2.41%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.23%) Java
2 2 (2.41%) C++
2 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 83 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 40 (48.19%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (37.35%) CCNA
4 29 (34.94%) CCNP
5 2 (2.41%) Degree
6 1 (1.20%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.23%) UAG
2 3 (3.61%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.20%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (20.48%) FortiGate
2 3 (3.61%) SCCM
2 3 (3.61%) SCOM
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 40 (48.19%) Cisco
2 31 (37.35%) CheckPoint
3 19 (22.89%) Palo Alto
4 13 (15.66%) AlgoSec
4 13 (15.66%) Tufin
5 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
6 6 (7.23%) Oracle
7 3 (3.61%) Remedy
8 2 (2.41%) Ciena
8 2 (2.41%) Nintex
8 2 (2.41%) VMware
9 1 (1.20%) BMC
9 1 (1.20%) Citrix
9 1 (1.20%) HP
9 1 (1.20%) Juniper
9 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.20%) SAP
9 1 (1.20%) Sun