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 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 10 12 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 49 34 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 13.80% 10.21% 20.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.24% 44.74% 64.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 17 48
Average daily rate
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£388 £330 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £248 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £353 £370
% change year-on-year
+12.05% -4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 5
Average hourly rate £12.50 £45.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.22% +125.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £45.00 £19.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £45.00 £22.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.90 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+23.60% +16.27%
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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
116 76 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 32.68% 22.82% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 48 62
Average daily rate £388 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £241 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 18
Average hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +85.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £22.50 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 79 (81.44%) SC Cleared
2 39 (40.21%) Microsoft
3 26 (26.80%) Cisco
4 25 (25.77%) MS Excel
5 24 (24.74%) Linux
6 22 (22.68%) Windows
7 20 (20.62%) HTML
7 20 (20.62%) JavaScript
8 18 (18.56%) HP
8 18 (18.56%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (18.56%) Knowledge Management
8 18 (18.56%) ISTQB
9 17 (17.53%) Oracle
10 16 (16.49%) .NET
10 16 (16.49%) ASP.NET
10 16 (16.49%) PowerShell
10 16 (16.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 15 (15.46%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (15.46%) Active Directory
12 14 (14.43%) SLA
12 14 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (12.37%) UNIX
13 12 (12.37%) MS Office
13 12 (12.37%) JSP
13 12 (12.37%) ISEB
13 12 (12.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 11 (11.34%) SQL Server
14 11 (11.34%) Java
14 11 (11.34%) LAN
14 11 (11.34%) WAN

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (8.25%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (4.12%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (4.12%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.09%) JBoss
5 2 (2.06%) IIS
5 2 (2.06%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.03%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (25.77%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.37%) MS Office
3 8 (8.25%) MS Project
4 4 (4.12%) MS Visio
4 4 (4.12%) InfoPath
5 2 (2.06%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (9.28%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (4.12%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.34%) LAN
1 11 (11.34%) WAN
2 9 (9.28%) TCP/IP
2 9 (9.28%) Firewall
3 8 (8.25%) VoIP
4 7 (7.22%) SAN
4 7 (7.22%) Wireless
5 6 (6.19%) Internet
6 5 (5.15%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (5.15%) IP Telephony
6 5 (5.15%) Network Security
7 4 (4.12%) Intranet
8 3 (3.09%) DNS
8 3 (3.09%) SSL
8 3 (3.09%) LDAP
8 3 (3.09%) SMTP
8 3 (3.09%) FTP
8 3 (3.09%) HTTP
8 3 (3.09%) tcpdump
8 3 (3.09%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.34%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.28%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (9.28%) MySQL
3 7 (7.22%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.06%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.06%) QlikView
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.03%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.06%) Maven
4 1 (1.03%) JIRA
4 1 (1.03%) Selenium
4 1 (1.03%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (1.03%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.03%) Mockito
4 1 (1.03%) QUnit
4 1 (1.03%) MSI
4 1 (1.03%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.03%) Ant
4 1 (1.03%) JUnit
General
1 4 (4.12%) Marketing
2 3 (3.09%) Games
2 3 (3.09%) Electronics
3 2 (2.06%) Finance
4 1 (1.03%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.03%) Military
4 1 (1.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (19.59%) Developer
2 18 (18.56%) Analyst
3 11 (11.34%) 1st Line Support
4 9 (9.28%) Java Developer
4 9 (9.28%) Test Specialist
5 8 (8.25%) Support Analyst
5 8 (8.25%) Network Engineer
5 8 (8.25%) Architect
6 7 (7.22%) Firewall Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Software Architect
9 4 (4.12%) Support Technician
9 4 (4.12%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.12%) 1st Line Support Technician
9 4 (4.12%) Service Desk Technician
9 4 (4.12%) SharePoint Developer
10 3 (3.09%) Test Leader
10 3 (3.09%) Resource Manager
10 3 (3.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.62%) HTML
2 16 (16.49%) .NET
2 16 (16.49%) ASP.NET
3 12 (12.37%) JSP
4 9 (9.28%) SOAP
4 9 (9.28%) Web Services
5 8 (8.25%) J2EE
6 7 (7.22%) EJB
7 5 (5.15%) HTML5
8 4 (4.12%) CSS
8 4 (4.12%) XHTML
8 4 (4.12%) jQuery
9 3 (3.09%) RESTful
10 2 (2.06%) Spring MVC
10 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 2 (2.06%) Spring
11 1 (1.03%) JSON
11 1 (1.03%) Dojo
11 1 (1.03%) LAMP
11 1 (1.03%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.15%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.09%) User Experience
2 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.09%) CESG
2 3 (3.09%) PKI
2 3 (3.09%) Physics
3 2 (2.06%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.03%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.74%) Linux
2 22 (22.68%) Windows
3 12 (12.37%) UNIX
4 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (5.15%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.09%) Solaris
7 2 (2.06%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.06%) Android
7 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.56%) Knowledge Management
2 14 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (11.34%) Security Testing
4 9 (9.28%) Test Scripting
4 9 (9.28%) Scrum
4 9 (9.28%) SOA
4 9 (9.28%) Project Management
5 8 (8.25%) ITIL
6 7 (7.22%) UML
7 6 (6.19%) Service Management
7 6 (6.19%) Software Testing
7 6 (6.19%) Time Management
7 6 (6.19%) Fault Management
8 5 (5.15%) Process Management
9 4 (4.12%) Data Modelling
9 4 (4.12%) Content Management
9 4 (4.12%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.12%) Business Continuity
9 4 (4.12%) 3D Modelling
9 4 (4.12%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.62%) JavaScript
2 16 (16.49%) PowerShell
3 11 (11.34%) Java
4 10 (10.31%) SQL
5 6 (6.19%) VBA
6 5 (5.15%) C#
7 2 (2.06%) Perl
7 2 (2.06%) PHP
7 2 (2.06%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.06%) VB
8 1 (1.03%) VBScript
8 1 (1.03%) C++
8 1 (1.03%) PHP5
8 1 (1.03%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 79 (81.44%) SC Cleared
2 18 (18.56%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (18.56%) ISTQB
3 16 (16.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 15 (15.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (12.37%) ISEB
5 12 (12.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 11 (11.34%) MCITP
7 8 (8.25%) Degree
8 6 (6.19%) CCNA
9 3 (3.09%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (1.03%) HNC
10 1 (1.03%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.43%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (15.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.12%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.09%) Snort
3 3 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (7.22%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.06%) WMI
2 2 (2.06%) SCCM
2 2 (2.06%) SCOM
3 1 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 39 (40.21%) Microsoft
2 26 (26.80%) Cisco
3 18 (18.56%) HP
4 17 (17.53%) Oracle
5 6 (6.19%) Citrix
6 4 (4.12%) Telerik
7 3 (3.09%) Sourcefire
7 3 (3.09%) VMware
7 3 (3.09%) LogRhythm
8 2 (2.06%) Nintex
8 2 (2.06%) Lumension
8 2 (2.06%) Juniper
8 2 (2.06%) Apple
8 2 (2.06%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.03%) ESRI
9 1 (1.03%) SAP
9 1 (1.03%) Embarcadero
9 1 (1.03%) Veeam
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