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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 15 15 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 27 18 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 7.07% 6.72% 15.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.06% 29.03% 49.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 30
Average daily rate £400 £303 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.23% -13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £263 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £418 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £353 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.70% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £31.75 - £12.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.15 - £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.35 - £13.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £26.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-31.42% +25.00%
Qualifications Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
77 62 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 20.16% 23.13% 32.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 38 45
Average daily rate £335 £305 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.83% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 8
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.63 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.56% +45.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
SC Cleared
Hampshire

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 18 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 61 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (21.31%) SQL
3 11 (18.03%) Python
4 9 (14.75%) Windows
5 8 (13.11%) Linux
5 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
5 8 (13.11%) Scrum
6 7 (11.48%) C++
6 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
6 7 (11.48%) Active Directory
7 5 (8.20%) Project Management
7 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.20%) SLA
7 5 (8.20%) Cisco
7 5 (8.20%) XML
7 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (8.20%) Selenium
8 4 (6.56%) Refactoring
8 4 (6.56%) Java EE
8 4 (6.56%) JSON
8 4 (6.56%) Apache CXF
8 4 (6.56%) Liferay
8 4 (6.56%) RESTful
8 4 (6.56%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (6.56%) PerformancePoint
8 4 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (6.56%) PowerPivot
8 4 (6.56%) Talend
8 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2012

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (6.56%) Liferay
2 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) GroupWise
3 1 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.64%) IIS
3 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.64%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) PowerPivot
2 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.64%) MS Office
3 1 (1.64%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) Firewall
2 2 (3.28%) Network Security
2 2 (3.28%) LAN
2 2 (3.28%) 3GPP
2 2 (3.28%) VPN
2 2 (3.28%) SSL
3 1 (1.64%) 3G
3 1 (1.64%) DNS
3 1 (1.64%) VoIP
3 1 (1.64%) WAN
3 1 (1.64%) SMTP
3 1 (1.64%) HTTP
3 1 (1.64%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.64%) SSH
3 1 (1.64%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.64%) Wireless
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (6.56%) PerformancePoint
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (1.64%) MySQL
5 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Selenium
2 4 (6.56%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (4.92%) Subversion
4 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.64%) MSI
5 1 (1.64%) InstallShield
5 1 (1.64%) JUnit
5 1 (1.64%) Wise Package Studio
5 1 (1.64%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.64%) Hudson
5 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (4.92%) Finance
1 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.28%) Back Office
3 1 (1.64%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (36.07%) Developer
2 10 (16.39%) Analyst
3 5 (8.20%) Consultant
4 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (6.56%) Java Developer
5 3 (4.92%) Project Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Business Analyst
5 3 (4.92%) Tester
5 3 (4.92%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (4.92%) Software Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Service Analyst
5 3 (4.92%) Procurement Officer
6 2 (3.28%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) Active Directory Consultant
6 2 (3.28%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (3.28%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Business Developer
6 2 (3.28%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.20%) XML
2 4 (6.56%) Java EE
2 4 (6.56%) JSON
2 4 (6.56%) Apache CXF
2 4 (6.56%) RESTful
2 4 (6.56%) Hibernate
2 4 (6.56%) Spring
2 4 (6.56%) Web Services
2 4 (6.56%) .NET
2 4 (6.56%) J2EE
3 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.64%) SOAP
4 1 (1.64%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.64%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.64%) Cryptography
2 1 (1.64%) Open Source
2 1 (1.64%) iPhone
2 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Windows
2 8 (13.11%) Linux
3 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.64%) Solaris
4 1 (1.64%) UNIX
4 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.11%) Scrum
2 5 (8.20%) Project Management
2 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (6.56%) Refactoring
3 4 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
3 4 (6.56%) Validation
3 4 (6.56%) Pair Programming
3 4 (6.56%) Data Modelling
4 3 (4.92%) ITIL
4 3 (4.92%) Unit Testing
5 2 (3.28%) Test Scripting
5 2 (3.28%) Fault Management
5 2 (3.28%) System Testing
5 2 (3.28%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (3.28%) Test Strategy
5 2 (3.28%) Service Management
5 2 (3.28%) Migration
6 1 (1.64%) CAD
6 1 (1.64%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.31%) SQL
2 11 (18.03%) Python
3 7 (11.48%) C++
4 4 (6.56%) C
4 4 (6.56%) Java
5 3 (4.92%) C#
6 2 (3.28%) Delphi
6 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 61 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) Degree
3 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.64%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.64%) CCIE
4 1 (1.64%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) UAG
3 1 (1.64%) Snort
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Cisco
3 4 (6.56%) Talend
3 4 (6.56%) Citrix
4 2 (3.28%) VMware
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle
4 2 (3.28%) EMC
4 2 (3.28%) Remedy
5 1 (1.64%) Juniper
5 1 (1.64%) BMC
5 1 (1.64%) NetApp
5 1 (1.64%) Apple
5 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.64%) Cognos
5 1 (1.64%) Sourcefire
5 1 (1.64%) AppSense
5 1 (1.64%) F5
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Connectus
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