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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 1 32 6
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -26
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 62 22 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 24.51% 5.90% 15.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 78.48% 43.14% 61.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 12 21
Average daily rate £400 £393 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £335 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £539 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £32.75 £13.25 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+147.16% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+51.78% +55.55%
Security Cleared
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
79 51 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 31.23% 13.67% 24.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 33 39
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £184 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 4
Average hourly rate £36.00 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.14% -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 12 February 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 12 February 2016.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 97 (92.38%) SC Cleared
2 41 (39.05%) Firewall
3 39 (37.14%) Cisco
4 35 (33.33%) LAN
5 34 (32.38%) VoIP
5 34 (32.38%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (31.43%) WAN
6 33 (31.43%) Wireless
7 24 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
8 23 (21.90%) Microsoft
9 22 (20.95%) Windows
9 22 (20.95%) CheckPoint
10 20 (19.05%) CCNP
11 13 (12.38%) Service Management
11 13 (12.38%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (11.43%) Data Centre
12 12 (11.43%) CCNA
13 11 (10.48%) Web Services
13 11 (10.48%) Wi-Fi
13 11 (10.48%) VMware
14 10 (9.52%) IP Telephony
14 10 (9.52%) Network Security
14 10 (9.52%) ITIL
14 10 (9.52%) Linux
14 10 (9.52%) Palo Alto
15 9 (8.57%) MS Excel
15 9 (8.57%) Oracle
15 9 (8.57%) MS Project
15 9 (8.57%) Scrum
16 8 (7.62%) SQL Server

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (4.76%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.90%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.95%) IIS
5 1 (0.95%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.95%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.95%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (8.57%) MS Excel
1 9 (8.57%) MS Project
2 6 (5.71%) MS Office
3 5 (4.76%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.71%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (39.05%) Firewall
2 35 (33.33%) LAN
3 34 (32.38%) VoIP
4 33 (31.43%) WAN
4 33 (31.43%) Wireless
5 24 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (10.48%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (9.52%) IP Telephony
7 10 (9.52%) Network Security
8 7 (6.67%) DNS
8 7 (6.67%) NetScaler
9 6 (5.71%) SSL
10 5 (4.76%) FTP
10 5 (4.76%) Internet
10 5 (4.76%) Reverse Proxy
11 4 (3.81%) SAN
12 2 (1.90%) ATM
12 2 (1.90%) NAS
12 2 (1.90%) TCP/IP
12 2 (1.90%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.71%) MySQL
2 6 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.90%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (1.90%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (1.90%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.95%) GIS
5 1 (0.95%) QlikView
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.90%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (1.90%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.95%) Appium
2 1 (0.95%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.95%) LabVIEW
2 1 (0.95%) Selenium
2 1 (0.95%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (0.95%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.95%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (4.76%) Publishing
2 3 (2.86%) Finance
3 2 (1.90%) Electronics
4 1 (0.95%) Banking
4 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.95%) Marketing
4 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (24.76%) Network Engineer
2 13 (12.38%) Consultant
2 13 (12.38%) Developer
2 13 (12.38%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 11 (10.48%) Firewall Engineer
4 10 (9.52%) Analyst
4 10 (9.52%) Network Consultant
5 8 (7.62%) Project Manager
6 7 (6.67%) IT Manager
6 7 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
6 7 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 6 (5.71%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 6 (5.71%) Web Analyst
8 5 (4.76%) Administrator
8 5 (4.76%) Architect
9 4 (3.81%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (3.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) Senior Network Engineer
10 3 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (2.86%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.48%) Web Services
2 6 (5.71%) EJB
2 6 (5.71%) J2EE
2 6 (5.71%) SOAP
3 2 (1.90%) .NET
3 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.90%) HTML
4 1 (0.95%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (0.95%) Middleware
4 1 (0.95%) RFC 3261
4 1 (0.95%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (0.95%) Clustering
2 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.95%) Digital Media
2 1 (0.95%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (0.95%) Fat Client
2 1 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
2 1 (0.95%) Physics
2 1 (0.95%) SCADA
2 1 (0.95%) Social Media
2 1 (0.95%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.95%) Windows
2 10 (9.52%) Linux
3 8 (7.62%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.86%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.90%) Unix
6 2 (1.90%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (12.38%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (12.38%) Service Management
2 10 (9.52%) ITIL
3 9 (8.57%) Scrum
4 8 (7.62%) Fault Management
4 8 (7.62%) SOA
5 7 (6.67%) Migration
5 7 (6.67%) Project Management
5 7 (6.67%) UML
6 6 (5.71%) Process Management
6 6 (5.71%) Programme Management
6 6 (5.71%) Time Management
7 5 (4.76%) Data Analysis
7 5 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (4.76%) Test Scripting
8 4 (3.81%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.81%) Software Engineering
9 3 (2.86%) ITSM
9 3 (2.86%) Security Testing
9 3 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.62%) Java
2 4 (3.81%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.86%) C#
3 3 (2.86%) C++
3 3 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.86%) SQL
4 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.95%) C
4 1 (0.95%) Perl
4 1 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 97 (92.38%) SC Cleared
2 34 (32.38%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (19.05%) CCNP
4 12 (11.43%) CCNA
5 4 (3.81%) CCIE
5 4 (3.81%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.81%) ISEB
6 3 (2.86%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.90%) Degree
7 2 (1.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.90%) MCITP
7 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (0.95%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.71%) UAG
3 5 (4.76%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.86%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.95%) XenApp
5 1 (0.95%) zsh
Systems Management
1 5 (4.76%) SCCM
2 4 (3.81%) SCOM
3 3 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.90%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.90%) WSUS
5 1 (0.95%) DatAdvantage
5 1 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.95%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 39 (37.14%) Cisco
2 23 (21.90%) Microsoft
3 22 (20.95%) CheckPoint
4 11 (10.48%) VMware
5 10 (9.52%) Palo Alto
6 9 (8.57%) Oracle
7 6 (5.71%) HP
8 4 (3.81%) EMC
9 2 (1.90%) NetApp
9 2 (1.90%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.90%) Veeam
10 1 (0.95%) Guidewire
10 1 (0.95%) hybris
10 1 (0.95%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.95%) Pega
10 1 (0.95%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.95%) Serena
10 1 (0.95%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.95%) Varonis
10 1 (0.95%) Wind River
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