The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Southampton region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 18 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 25 61 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 7.31% 19.74% 18.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.25% 64.21% 63.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 51 24
Average daily rate
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£425 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £129 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £366 £374
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 28
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-13.25% -7.77%
Qualifications Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
73 95 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 21.35% 30.74% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 69 40
Average daily rate £325 £375 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £135 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 35
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
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SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 52 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (26.92%) Cisco
3 13 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (23.08%) CheckPoint
4 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 9 (17.31%) Firewall
6 8 (15.38%) SQL
6 8 (15.38%) Windows
6 8 (15.38%) LAN
6 8 (15.38%) VPN
7 7 (13.46%) .NET
7 7 (13.46%) Network Security
8 6 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (11.54%) C#
8 6 (11.54%) Linux
8 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.62%) Back Office
9 5 (9.62%) Scrum
9 5 (9.62%) C++
9 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
9 5 (9.62%) Unit Testing
9 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (7.69%) PerformancePoint
10 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (7.69%) PowerPivot
10 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (7.69%) Project Management
10 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
10 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.92%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.92%) IIS
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.92%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (17.31%) Firewall
3 8 (15.38%) LAN
3 8 (15.38%) VPN
4 7 (13.46%) Network Security
5 3 (5.77%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (5.77%) DNS
6 2 (3.85%) SSL
6 2 (3.85%) VoIP
6 2 (3.85%) WAN
6 2 (3.85%) ASN.1
7 1 (1.92%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.92%) VLAN
7 1 (1.92%) Wireless
7 1 (1.92%) 3GPP
7 1 (1.92%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) PerformancePoint
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.92%) Big Data
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Subversion
2 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.85%) MSI
4 1 (1.92%) InstallShield
4 1 (1.92%) AdminStudio
4 1 (1.92%) QUnit
4 1 (1.92%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (1.92%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (9.62%) Back Office
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Developer
2 9 (17.31%) Network Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Security Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) .NET Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Security Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Security Operations Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Network Team Leader
7 2 (3.85%) Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Business Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) .NET
2 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
2 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (3.85%) wxWidgets
4 2 (3.85%) MFC
5 1 (1.92%) JSON
5 1 (1.92%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.92%) Spring
5 1 (1.92%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.92%) Web Services
5 1 (1.92%) XML
5 1 (1.92%) HTML
5 1 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.92%) Django
5 1 (1.92%) Dojo
5 1 (1.92%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (1.92%) Cryptography
2 1 (1.92%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.92%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Linux
3 3 (5.77%) Solaris
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
2 5 (9.62%) Scrum
2 5 (9.62%) Unit Testing
3 4 (7.69%) Project Management
3 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (5.77%) SIEM
5 2 (3.85%) Network Architecture
5 2 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (3.85%) CRM
5 2 (3.85%) Workflow
5 2 (3.85%) Validation
5 2 (3.85%) Migration
5 2 (3.85%) TDD
6 1 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.92%) Network Design
6 1 (1.92%) Service Management
6 1 (1.92%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.92%) ITSM
6 1 (1.92%) MVC
6 1 (1.92%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) SQL
2 6 (11.54%) C#
3 5 (9.62%) C++
4 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.69%) Python
5 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.85%) C
5 2 (3.85%) Java
5 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.92%) VBScript
6 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.69%) Degree
3 4 (7.69%) CCSE
4 3 (5.77%) CCIE
5 2 (3.85%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.85%) CCSP
5 2 (3.85%) CCSA
6 1 (1.92%) CCNP
6 1 (1.92%) CCNA
6 1 (1.92%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Snort
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) Cisco
2 12 (23.08%) CheckPoint
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.69%) Blue Coat
4 3 (5.77%) Sourcefire
5 2 (3.85%) EMC
5 2 (3.85%) Remedy
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle
5 2 (3.85%) VMware
6 1 (1.92%) AppSense
6 1 (1.92%) Juniper
6 1 (1.92%) BMC
6 1 (1.92%) Nokia
6 1 (1.92%) Apple
6 1 (1.92%) F5
Southampton
Huxley Associates
Rate: £30 - £35 per hour + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago