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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 4 13 6
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 34 37 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 15.89% 10.79% 13.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 54.84% 35.24% 57.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 31
Median daily rate £400 £338 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £313 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £388 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 7
Median hourly rate £12.50 £46.62 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.18% +72.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £30.90 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+10.03% +28.75%
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
62 105 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 28.97% 30.61% 24.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 88 59
Median daily rate £400 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 9
Median hourly rate £12.50 £37.96 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.07% +40.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £24.78 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £48.23 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%

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 1 October 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 63 (84.00%) SC Cleared
2 37 (49.33%) Cisco
3 32 (42.67%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (41.33%) Firewall
5 30 (40.00%) Wireless
5 30 (40.00%) WAN
5 30 (40.00%) LAN
6 29 (38.67%) CCNP
6 29 (38.67%) Network Security
6 29 (38.67%) Palo Alto
7 24 (32.00%) VoIP
8 21 (28.00%) CCNA
8 21 (28.00%) CheckPoint
9 19 (25.33%) Cisco ASA
10 18 (24.00%) SLA
10 18 (24.00%) FortiGate
11 15 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 11 (14.67%) Service Management
12 11 (14.67%) Windows
12 11 (14.67%) Data Centre
13 10 (13.33%) AlgoSec
13 10 (13.33%) Tufin
14 9 (12.00%) ITIL
14 9 (12.00%) Fault Management
14 9 (12.00%) VMware
14 9 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (12.00%) IP Telephony
15 6 (8.00%) PaaS
15 6 (8.00%) Linux

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 4 (5.33%) MS Project Server
2 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.67%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.67%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.67%) CMS
3 2 (2.67%) Joomla!
3 2 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.67%) WordPress
4 1 (1.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Project
2 3 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) PaaS
2 4 (5.33%) IaaS
3 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (41.33%) Firewall
2 30 (40.00%) LAN
2 30 (40.00%) WAN
2 30 (40.00%) Wireless
3 29 (38.67%) Network Security
4 24 (32.00%) VoIP
5 19 (25.33%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (12.00%) IP Telephony
6 9 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.33%) Big Data
2 1 (1.33%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.33%) JIRA
1 1 (1.33%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.33%) Toad
General
1 2 (2.67%) French Language
1 2 (2.67%) Legal
1 2 (2.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 30 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 21 (28.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 13 (17.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 13 (17.33%) Security Engineer
4 11 (14.67%) Analyst
4 11 (14.67%) Firewall Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Administrator
6 6 (8.00%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Architect
7 5 (6.67%) Business Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Developer
8 4 (5.33%) IT Manager
8 4 (5.33%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.33%) Service Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) REST
1 2 (2.67%) XML
2 1 (1.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.33%) CSS
2 1 (1.33%) HTML
2 1 (1.33%) J2EE
2 1 (1.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.33%) Clustering
4 1 (1.33%) Replication
4 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.67%) Windows
2 6 (8.00%) Linux
3 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.67%) Service Management
2 9 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (12.00%) Fault Management
2 9 (12.00%) ITIL
3 5 (6.67%) User Stories
4 4 (5.33%) Document Management
4 4 (5.33%) Programme Management
4 4 (5.33%) Project Management
5 3 (4.00%) Analytics
5 3 (4.00%) Content Management
5 3 (4.00%) Patch Management
5 3 (4.00%) Scrum
6 2 (2.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (2.67%) DevOps
6 2 (2.67%) Front End Development
6 2 (2.67%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (2.67%) Presales
6 2 (2.67%) SDLC
6 2 (2.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.67%) Java
2 3 (4.00%) C++
2 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.00%) Python
3 2 (2.67%) C
3 2 (2.67%) Scala
4 1 (1.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (84.00%) SC Cleared
2 32 (42.67%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (38.67%) CCNP
4 21 (28.00%) CCNA
5 2 (2.67%) CCA
5 2 (2.67%) CCDP
5 2 (2.67%) CCIE
5 2 (2.67%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.67%) Degree
5 2 (2.67%) MCSE
5 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (24.00%) SLA
2 3 (4.00%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (24.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.00%) SCCM
3 2 (2.67%) SCOM
4 1 (1.33%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 37 (49.33%) Cisco
2 29 (38.67%) Palo Alto
3 21 (28.00%) CheckPoint
4 15 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (13.33%) AlgoSec
5 10 (13.33%) Tufin
6 9 (12.00%) VMware
7 4 (5.33%) Oracle
8 3 (4.00%) Citrix
8 3 (4.00%) Remedy
9 2 (2.67%) Ciena
9 2 (2.67%) Cloudera
9 2 (2.67%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.33%) BMC
10 1 (1.33%) CommVault
10 1 (1.33%) Nintex
10 1 (1.33%) Rally
10 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.33%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.33%) Sun