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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 11 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 45 43 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 12.57% 12.87% 19.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 59.21% 48.86% 66.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 37
Average daily rate
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£340 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £128 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £384 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 12
Average hourly rate £26.00 £12.49 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.20% -61.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £12.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £14.40 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -39.65%
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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
76 88 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 21.23% 26.35% 28.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 54 50
Average daily rate £340 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £142 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 14
Average hourly rate £27.00 £12.49 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.21% -61.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £11.00 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £22.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 57 (68.67%) SC Cleared
2 24 (28.92%) Windows
3 20 (24.10%) Cisco
4 17 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (19.28%) CheckPoint
6 15 (18.07%) Linux
6 15 (18.07%) SQL
7 14 (16.87%) Scrum
7 14 (16.87%) Puppet
7 14 (16.87%) Jenkins
7 14 (16.87%) DevOps
8 13 (15.66%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (14.46%) Firewall
9 12 (14.46%) LAN
10 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (12.05%) BC Cleared
11 10 (12.05%) Network Security
11 10 (12.05%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (12.05%) Java
12 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (9.64%) Web Services
14 7 (8.43%) VMware
14 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
14 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
14 7 (8.43%) CCNP
14 7 (8.43%) WAN
14 7 (8.43%) VPN
14 7 (8.43%) TDD

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 3 (3.61%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.41%) TeamSite
2 2 (2.41%) CMS
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.20%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (1.20%) Apache
3 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) MS Office
2 3 (3.61%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.20%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (6.02%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.66%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (14.46%) LAN
2 12 (14.46%) Firewall
3 10 (12.05%) Network Security
4 7 (8.43%) VPN
4 7 (8.43%) WAN
5 6 (7.23%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (6.02%) DNS
7 3 (3.61%) HTTP
8 2 (2.41%) Intranet
8 2 (2.41%) Internet
8 2 (2.41%) ASN.1
9 1 (1.20%) VLAN
9 1 (1.20%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.20%) tcpdump
9 1 (1.20%) IPsec
9 1 (1.20%) SSL
9 1 (1.20%) DMZ
9 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.20%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) MySQL
1 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.20%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (16.87%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.23%) Cucumber
2 6 (7.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (6.02%) RSpec
4 4 (4.82%) QUnit
4 4 (4.82%) Subversion
5 2 (2.41%) Maven
5 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.41%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.20%) Ant
6 1 (1.20%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.20%) MSI
6 1 (1.20%) AdminStudio
6 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.20%) Selenium
General
1 3 (3.61%) Back Office
1 3 (3.61%) Finance
2 1 (1.20%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 22 (26.51%) Analyst
2 19 (22.89%) Developer
3 11 (13.25%) Network Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Support Analyst
5 7 (8.43%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Security Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Network Support
6 5 (6.02%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Applications Support
6 5 (6.02%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.82%) .NET Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Software Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Operations Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) Security Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) Security Operations Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Linux Support
8 3 (3.61%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.64%) Web Services
2 6 (7.23%) HTML
3 4 (4.82%) .NET
3 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.82%) XML
3 4 (4.82%) Spring
3 4 (4.82%) JSON
3 4 (4.82%) Dojo
3 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (3.61%) RESTful
4 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (3.61%) SOAP
4 3 (3.61%) Middleware
4 3 (3.61%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.41%) Cocoa
5 2 (2.41%) CSS
5 2 (2.41%) MFC
5 2 (2.41%) jQuery
5 2 (2.41%) Google Maps API
5 2 (2.41%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) Open Source
2 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.41%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.41%) W3C
5 1 (1.20%) CESG
5 1 (1.20%) PKI
5 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.20%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (28.92%) Windows
2 15 (18.07%) Linux
3 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.02%) CentOS
5 5 (6.02%) Solaris
6 3 (3.61%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.61%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.20%) UNIX
8 1 (1.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (16.87%) Scrum
2 14 (16.87%) DevOps
3 9 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (8.43%) TDD
5 6 (7.23%) Configuration Management
6 5 (6.02%) Migration
6 5 (6.02%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (6.02%) SIEM
7 4 (4.82%) Unit Testing
7 4 (4.82%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.61%) Fault Management
8 3 (3.61%) ITIL
8 3 (3.61%) SOA
9 2 (2.41%) MVC
9 2 (2.41%) Workflow
9 2 (2.41%) Web Design
9 2 (2.41%) CRM
9 2 (2.41%) Project Management
9 2 (2.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.07%) SQL
2 10 (12.05%) Java
3 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.02%) C#
5 3 (3.61%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.41%) C++
6 2 (2.41%) Perl
6 2 (2.41%) Python
6 2 (2.41%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.20%) Groovy
7 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.20%) C
7 1 (1.20%) PHP
7 1 (1.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (68.67%) SC Cleared
2 10 (12.05%) BC Cleared
2 10 (12.05%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (8.43%) CCNP
4 6 (7.23%) CCSE
5 5 (6.02%) DV Cleared
6 4 (4.82%) CCIE
6 4 (4.82%) CCSP
7 3 (3.61%) CCSA
8 2 (2.41%) CCNA
9 1 (1.20%) CISSP
9 1 (1.20%) Degree
9 1 (1.20%) CISA
9 1 (1.20%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) QA
2 3 (3.61%) SLA
3 2 (2.41%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (7.23%) Snort
2 5 (6.02%) vCloud
3 3 (3.61%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.20%) Firmware
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (16.87%) Puppet
2 5 (6.02%) Vagrant
3 4 (4.82%) SCCM
4 3 (3.61%) SCOM
4 3 (3.61%) YUM
Vendors
1 20 (24.10%) Cisco
2 16 (19.28%) CheckPoint
3 7 (8.43%) VMware
3 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.23%) Citrix
4 6 (7.23%) Sourcefire
5 5 (6.02%) Oracle
5 5 (6.02%) Red Hat
5 5 (6.02%) HP
5 5 (6.02%) EMC
6 4 (4.82%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.41%) Apple
7 2 (2.41%) Google
7 2 (2.41%) Interwoven
8 1 (1.20%) Nokia
8 1 (1.20%) Borland
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