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 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 20 18 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 27 26 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 8.08% 7.39% 19.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 24.55% 34.67% 62.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 51
Average daily rate
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£375 £398 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +16.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £323 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £371 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.36% +1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +125.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+108.33% -14.28%
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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
110 75 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 32.93% 21.31% 31.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 48 70
Average daily rate £363 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £254 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £550 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 13
Average hourly rate £16.00 £45.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.44% +125.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £22.50 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+27.33% -10.71%

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 28 July 2015.

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 79 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (34.18%) Microsoft
3 22 (27.85%) Windows
3 22 (27.85%) Linux
4 21 (26.58%) Cisco
5 20 (25.32%) MS Excel
6 18 (22.78%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (20.25%) HTML
7 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
8 15 (18.99%) Oracle
9 14 (17.72%) LAN
9 14 (17.72%) HP
9 14 (17.72%) WAN
9 14 (17.72%) PowerShell
9 14 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (17.72%) Knowledge Management
9 14 (17.72%) ISTQB
10 13 (16.46%) .NET
10 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET
10 13 (16.46%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (15.19%) Firewall
11 12 (15.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 10 (12.66%) Project Management
12 10 (12.66%) UNIX
12 10 (12.66%) Java
12 10 (12.66%) VoIP
13 9 (11.39%) TCP/IP
13 9 (11.39%) ISEB
13 9 (11.39%) MySQL
13 9 (11.39%) SQL Server

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Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 7 (8.86%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (5.06%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (5.06%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.80%) JBoss
5 2 (2.53%) IIS
5 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.27%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (25.32%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.59%) MS Project
3 4 (5.06%) InfoPath
4 3 (3.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.72%) LAN
1 14 (17.72%) WAN
2 12 (15.19%) Firewall
3 10 (12.66%) VoIP
4 9 (11.39%) TCP/IP
5 8 (10.13%) Wireless
6 6 (7.59%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (7.59%) IP Telephony
6 6 (7.59%) Network Security
6 6 (7.59%) SAN
6 6 (7.59%) Internet
7 4 (5.06%) SSL
7 4 (5.06%) IPsec
8 3 (3.80%) Wireshark
8 3 (3.80%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (3.80%) tcpdump
8 3 (3.80%) Intranet
8 3 (3.80%) DNS
8 3 (3.80%) LDAP
8 3 (3.80%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) MySQL
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
1 9 (11.39%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (8.86%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.27%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.27%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (1.27%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.27%) Mockito
3 1 (1.27%) MSI
3 1 (1.27%) AdminStudio
3 1 (1.27%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.27%) Maven
3 1 (1.27%) JIRA
3 1 (1.27%) JUnit
General
1 4 (5.06%) Marketing
2 3 (3.80%) Electronics
3 2 (2.53%) Games
4 1 (1.27%) Military
4 1 (1.27%) Back Office
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.27%) Finance
4 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (18.99%) Developer
2 10 (12.66%) Analyst
2 10 (12.66%) Network Engineer
3 9 (11.39%) Java Developer
4 8 (10.13%) Architect
4 8 (10.13%) Firewall Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Test Specialist
6 6 (7.59%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.33%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (5.06%) SharePoint Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Operations Manager
9 3 (3.80%) Resource Manager
9 3 (3.80%) Software Architect
10 2 (2.53%) Technical Architect
10 2 (2.53%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.53%) Support Analyst
10 2 (2.53%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.53%) Technical Manager
10 2 (2.53%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.25%) HTML
2 13 (16.46%) .NET
2 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET
3 9 (11.39%) JSP
3 9 (11.39%) Web Services
4 8 (10.13%) SOAP
4 8 (10.13%) J2EE
5 7 (8.86%) EJB
6 5 (6.33%) HTML5
7 4 (5.06%) jQuery
7 4 (5.06%) XHTML
7 4 (5.06%) CSS
8 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 2 (2.53%) RESTful
9 1 (1.27%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (1.27%) LAMP
9 1 (1.27%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.27%) Spring
9 1 (1.27%) Spring MVC
9 1 (1.27%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.80%) User Experience
2 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.80%) CESG
2 3 (3.80%) PKI
2 3 (3.80%) Physics
3 2 (2.53%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.85%) Linux
1 22 (27.85%) Windows
2 10 (12.66%) UNIX
3 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.80%) Solaris
6 2 (2.53%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.53%) Android
6 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (17.72%) Knowledge Management
2 10 (12.66%) Project Management
3 9 (11.39%) Scrum
3 9 (11.39%) Security Testing
4 8 (10.13%) Time Management
4 8 (10.13%) SOA
5 7 (8.86%) UML
5 7 (8.86%) Test Scripting
5 7 (8.86%) Fault Management
6 5 (6.33%) Process Management
6 5 (6.33%) Software Testing
7 4 (5.06%) Programme Management
7 4 (5.06%) Content Management
7 4 (5.06%) Line Management
8 3 (3.80%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (3.80%) 3D Modelling
8 3 (3.80%) Software Architecture
8 3 (3.80%) SIEM
8 3 (3.80%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
2 14 (17.72%) PowerShell
3 10 (12.66%) Java
4 6 (7.59%) SQL
5 5 (6.33%) VBA
5 5 (6.33%) C#
6 2 (2.53%) Perl
6 2 (2.53%) PHP
6 2 (2.53%) VB
7 1 (1.27%) PHP5
7 1 (1.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 79 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (22.78%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (17.72%) ISTQB
4 13 (16.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (15.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (11.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 9 (11.39%) MCITP
6 9 (11.39%) ISEB
7 8 (10.13%) CCNA
8 3 (3.80%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.53%) Degree
9 2 (2.53%) CCNP
10 1 (1.27%) HNC
10 1 (1.27%) EMC Certification
10 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.27%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.13%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.06%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.80%) Snort
4 2 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.27%) vSphere
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.53%) WMI
2 2 (2.53%) SCCM
3 1 (1.27%) SCOM
3 1 (1.27%) vMotion
3 1 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 27 (34.18%) Microsoft
2 21 (26.58%) Cisco
3 15 (18.99%) Oracle
4 14 (17.72%) HP
5 5 (6.33%) Citrix
6 4 (5.06%) VMware
6 4 (5.06%) Telerik
7 3 (3.80%) Sourcefire
7 3 (3.80%) LogRhythm
7 3 (3.80%) Juniper
7 3 (3.80%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.53%) Nintex
8 2 (2.53%) Apple
9 1 (1.27%) Veeam
9 1 (1.27%) Lumension
9 1 (1.27%) ESRI
9 1 (1.27%) Embarcadero
9 1 (1.27%) EMC
Southampton, Hampshire
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