The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 5 3 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 37 60 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 13.07% 18.58% 9.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.86% 70.59% 57.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 53 22
Median daily rate £400 £388 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £298 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £470 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £384
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 7
Median hourly rate £12.50 £45.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.22% +221.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.38 £31.45 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.83% +65.52%
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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
70 85 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 24.73% 26.32% 17.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 71 39
Median daily rate £400 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +7.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £298 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 8
Median hourly rate £25.50 £45.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.33% +73.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +57.14%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 68 (82.93%) SC Cleared
2 41 (50.00%) Cisco
3 37 (45.12%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (39.02%) Firewall
5 29 (35.37%) LAN
5 29 (35.37%) WAN
5 29 (35.37%) Wireless
6 24 (29.27%) Network Security
6 24 (29.27%) CCNP
6 24 (29.27%) CCNA
7 23 (28.05%) VoIP
8 22 (26.83%) Palo Alto
9 21 (25.61%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (24.39%) CheckPoint
11 17 (20.73%) VMware
12 16 (19.51%) SLA
13 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
14 14 (17.07%) Service Management
15 11 (13.41%) Windows
15 11 (13.41%) Data Centre
15 11 (13.41%) FortiGate
16 9 (10.98%) User Stories
16 9 (10.98%) PaaS
16 9 (10.98%) Wi-Fi
16 9 (10.98%) Fault Management
16 9 (10.98%) IP Telephony
17 8 (9.76%) Linux
18 7 (8.54%) ITIL
18 7 (8.54%) Avaya
18 7 (8.54%) IaaS

Security 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 5 (6.10%) MS Project Server
2 3 (3.66%) CMS
3 2 (2.44%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.44%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.44%) Joomla!
3 2 (2.44%) WordPress
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) MS Project
2 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) MS Office
2 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.98%) PaaS
2 7 (8.54%) IaaS
3 2 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (39.02%) Firewall
2 29 (35.37%) LAN
2 29 (35.37%) WAN
2 29 (35.37%) Wireless
3 24 (29.27%) Network Security
4 23 (28.05%) VoIP
5 21 (25.61%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (10.98%) IP Telephony
6 9 (10.98%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (3.66%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (2.44%) Hadoop
1 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
1 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.22%) Big Data
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.22%) JIRA
1 1 (1.22%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (3.66%) Legal
2 2 (2.44%) French Language
2 2 (2.44%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (37.80%) Network Engineer
2 21 (25.61%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 13 (15.85%) Analyst
3 13 (15.85%) Network Security Engineer
3 13 (15.85%) Security Engineer
4 10 (12.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Architect
6 8 (9.76%) Firewall Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Administrator
8 6 (7.32%) Business Analyst
8 6 (7.32%) Project Manager
9 5 (6.10%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (6.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Design Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) IT Manager
9 5 (6.10%) IT Project Manager
9 5 (6.10%) Network Design Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.88%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) REST
2 1 (1.22%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.22%) J2EE
2 1 (1.22%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (4.88%) Reference Data
3 3 (3.66%) Driving Licence
3 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.44%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.22%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.22%) Statistics
5 1 (1.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.41%) Windows
2 8 (9.76%) Linux
3 2 (2.44%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.22%) Unix
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.07%) Service Management
2 9 (10.98%) Fault Management
2 9 (10.98%) User Stories
3 7 (8.54%) ITIL
4 6 (7.32%) Network Design
4 6 (7.32%) Project Management
5 5 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (6.10%) Programme Management
6 4 (4.88%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (4.88%) Data Security
6 4 (4.88%) Information Security
7 3 (3.66%) Analytics
7 3 (3.66%) Content Management
7 3 (3.66%) Scrum
8 2 (2.44%) DevOps
8 2 (2.44%) Document Management
8 2 (2.44%) ITSM
8 2 (2.44%) Operations Management
8 2 (2.44%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (2.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.66%) Java
1 3 (3.66%) Python
2 2 (2.44%) C
2 2 (2.44%) Scala
3 1 (1.22%) C++
3 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (82.93%) SC Cleared
2 37 (45.12%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (29.27%) CCNA
3 24 (29.27%) CCNP
4 2 (2.44%) CCA
4 2 (2.44%) CCDP
4 2 (2.44%) CCIE
4 2 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.44%) MCSE
4 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.22%) Degree
5 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.51%) SLA
2 4 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.88%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.66%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (13.41%) FortiGate
2 4 (4.88%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.22%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.22%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 41 (50.00%) Cisco
2 22 (26.83%) Palo Alto
3 20 (24.39%) CheckPoint
4 17 (20.73%) VMware
5 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
6 7 (8.54%) Avaya
7 6 (7.32%) Juniper
8 5 (6.10%) Fortinet
9 4 (4.88%) Intel Security
9 4 (4.88%) Splunk
10 3 (3.66%) AlgoSec
10 3 (3.66%) Citrix
10 3 (3.66%) Oracle
10 3 (3.66%) Rackspace
10 3 (3.66%) Tufin
11 2 (2.44%) Ciena
11 2 (2.44%) Cloudera
11 2 (2.44%) CommVault
11 2 (2.44%) EMC
11 2 (2.44%) Remedy