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 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 43 27 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 18.30% 8.08% 7.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 68.25% 24.55% 34.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 24 10
Median daily rate £400 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £308 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £418 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £371
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +4.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +108.33%
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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
63 110 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 26.81% 32.93% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 84 48
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £325 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -64.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +31.94%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 90 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 57 (63.33%) Firewall
3 54 (60.00%) Cisco
3 54 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 49 (54.44%) LAN
4 49 (54.44%) WAN
5 48 (53.33%) Wireless
6 43 (47.78%) VoIP
7 42 (46.67%) CCNP
8 39 (43.33%) Network Security
9 36 (40.00%) CCNA
9 36 (40.00%) CheckPoint
10 33 (36.67%) Cisco ASA
11 32 (35.56%) Palo Alto
12 21 (23.33%) FortiGate
13 18 (20.00%) Data Centre
14 15 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
14 15 (16.67%) IP Telephony
15 13 (14.44%) AlgoSec
15 13 (14.44%) Tufin
16 12 (13.33%) SLA
16 12 (13.33%) ITIL
17 11 (12.22%) Microsoft
18 9 (10.00%) Fault Management
19 7 (7.78%) Agile Software Development
20 6 (6.67%) Windows
20 6 (6.67%) Service Management
21 5 (5.56%) VMware
21 5 (5.56%) SSL
21 5 (5.56%) DNS

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 3 (3.33%) MS Project Server
1 3 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.22%) IIS
2 2 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (4.44%) MS Project
2 3 (3.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.22%) MS Office
4 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 57 (63.33%) Firewall
2 49 (54.44%) LAN
2 49 (54.44%) WAN
3 48 (53.33%) Wireless
4 43 (47.78%) VoIP
5 39 (43.33%) Network Security
6 33 (36.67%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (16.67%) IP Telephony
7 15 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (5.56%) DNS
8 5 (5.56%) NetScaler
8 5 (5.56%) SSL
9 4 (4.44%) FTP
9 4 (4.44%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (3.33%) Internet
11 1 (1.11%) BGP
11 1 (1.11%) DHCP
11 1 (1.11%) EIGRP
11 1 (1.11%) MPLS
11 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Toad
General
1 4 (4.44%) Publishing
2 1 (1.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 33 (36.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 23 (25.56%) Firewall Engineer
4 15 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 15 (16.67%) Security Engineer
5 11 (12.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 11 (12.22%) Analyst
6 9 (10.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) Consultant
7 7 (7.78%) Support Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Network Consultant
9 5 (5.56%) Network Support
9 5 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) Business Analyst
10 4 (4.44%) Coordinator
10 4 (4.44%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.44%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
10 4 (4.44%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.22%) CSS
1 2 (2.22%) HTML
1 2 (2.22%) Web Services
1 2 (2.22%) XML
2 1 (1.11%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.11%) Clustering
4 1 (1.11%) Replication
4 1 (1.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.67%) Windows
2 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.22%) Linux
3 2 (2.22%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.33%) ITIL
2 9 (10.00%) Fault Management
3 7 (7.78%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (6.67%) Service Management
5 3 (3.33%) Business Analysis
5 3 (3.33%) Data Analysis
5 3 (3.33%) Patch Management
5 3 (3.33%) Programme Management
5 3 (3.33%) Project Management
5 3 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (3.33%) Time Management
6 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Content Management
6 2 (2.22%) Front End Development
6 2 (2.22%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (2.22%) ITIL V3
6 2 (2.22%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (2.22%) Presales
6 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.22%) SDLC
6 2 (2.22%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.22%) C++
1 2 (2.22%) Java
1 2 (2.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (2.22%) SQL
2 1 (1.11%) C
Qualifications
1 90 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 54 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (46.67%) CCNP
4 36 (40.00%) CCNA
5 3 (3.33%) Degree
6 2 (2.22%) CCA
6 2 (2.22%) CCDP
6 2 (2.22%) CCIE
6 2 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.22%) MCSE
6 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.33%) SLA
2 2 (2.22%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) UAG
2 3 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (23.33%) FortiGate
2 3 (3.33%) SCCM
2 3 (3.33%) SCOM
3 1 (1.11%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 54 (60.00%) Cisco
2 36 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 32 (35.56%) Palo Alto
4 13 (14.44%) AlgoSec
4 13 (14.44%) Tufin
5 11 (12.22%) Microsoft
6 5 (5.56%) VMware
7 4 (4.44%) Oracle
8 3 (3.33%) Citrix
8 3 (3.33%) Remedy
9 2 (2.22%) Ciena
9 2 (2.22%) Nintex
10 1 (1.11%) BMC
10 1 (1.11%) EMC
10 1 (1.11%) HP
10 1 (1.11%) Juniper
10 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.11%) SAP
10 1 (1.11%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.11%) Sun