The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Hampshire / Andover
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 21 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 53.85% 56.00% 81.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 87.50% 82.35% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 16
Median daily rate £425 £388 £252
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +53.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £375 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £540 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year -13.79% +35.93%  

SC Cleared is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Andover.

Academic & Professional Certification
Andover
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 24 17 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Andover 61.54% 68.00% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 18
Median daily rate £400 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +60.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £530 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Andover citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Andover

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SC Cleared in Andover.

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in Andover

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Andover

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Andover over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared in Andover

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared in Andover.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in Andover

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Andover region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 37 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (54.05%) Oracle
2 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (43.24%) Programme Management
3 16 (43.24%) F#
3 16 (43.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (37.84%) SQL
5 13 (35.14%) Test Scripting
5 13 (35.14%) Defect Tracking
6 12 (32.43%) SpecFlow
6 12 (32.43%) Finance
6 12 (32.43%) Selenium
7 11 (29.73%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (29.73%) Oracle APEX
7 11 (29.73%) Migration
7 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (29.73%) Oracle Database
8 10 (27.03%) C#
9 9 (24.32%) .NET
9 9 (24.32%) Oracle Applications
9 9 (24.32%) Scrum
9 9 (24.32%) BDD
10 8 (21.62%) PMO
10 8 (21.62%) Regression Testing
10 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
10 8 (21.62%) HP
10 8 (21.62%) HP UFT
10 8 (21.62%) Linux
10 8 (21.62%) SharePoint
11 7 (18.92%) Oracle Reports

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Andover 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 8 (21.62%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.81%) IIS
3 3 (8.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (5.41%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.70%) ArcGIS
5 1 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Project
3 1 (2.70%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (18.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) IaaS
2 2 (5.41%) PaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) PuTTY
1 6 (16.22%) WinSCP
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.70%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) Oracle Database
1 11 (29.73%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (13.51%) Oracle OWB
4 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
5 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (8.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (2.70%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 16 (43.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (32.43%) Selenium
2 12 (32.43%) SpecFlow
3 11 (29.73%) Oracle APEX
4 8 (21.62%) HP UFT
5 7 (18.92%) TeamCity
6 6 (16.22%) Toad
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
8 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
8 2 (5.41%) Moq
8 2 (5.41%) MSTest
8 2 (5.41%) NuGet
8 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (5.41%) webpack
9 1 (2.70%) Ant
9 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
9 1 (2.70%) LoadRunner
9 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
9 1 (2.70%) TestNG
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Electronics
2 7 (18.92%) Manufacturing
2 7 (18.92%) Marketing
2 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Tester
3 6 (16.22%) Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Automation Tester
4 4 (10.81%) Test Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Applications Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Portfolio Planner
6 2 (5.41%) Programme Office Support
6 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Transformation Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) .NET
2 4 (10.81%) Ajax
3 3 (8.11%) Web Services
3 3 (8.11%) XML
4 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (5.41%) CSS
4 2 (5.41%) HTML
4 2 (5.41%) jQuery
4 2 (5.41%) OAuth2
4 2 (5.41%) OpenID
4 2 (5.41%) React
4 2 (5.41%) Redux
4 2 (5.41%) WCF
4 2 (5.41%) XML-RPC
5 1 (2.70%) Middleware
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) CESG
2 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.70%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Windows
3 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) Programme Management
3 13 (35.14%) Defect Tracking
3 13 (35.14%) Test Scripting
4 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (29.73%) Migration
5 9 (24.32%) BDD
5 9 (24.32%) Scrum
6 8 (21.62%) Regression Testing
7 7 (18.92%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (18.92%) Project Management
7 7 (18.92%) Software Testing
8 6 (16.22%) DevOps
8 6 (16.22%) System Integration Testing
8 6 (16.22%) User Stories
9 5 (13.51%) Automated Testing
9 5 (13.51%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (13.51%) Test Automation
9 5 (13.51%) Test Management
9 5 (13.51%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) F#
2 14 (37.84%) SQL
3 10 (27.03%) C#
4 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.11%) VB
5 3 (8.11%) VBScript
6 2 (5.41%) ES6
6 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.41%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.70%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) Java
7 1 (2.70%) Perl
7 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.70%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) ISEB
2 4 (10.81%) ISEB Practitioner
2 4 (10.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.70%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) PMO
2 1 (2.70%) GPG13
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) ISO22301
2 1 (2.70%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.41%) vCloud
2 2 (5.41%) vSphere
3 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) vRealize
2 1 (2.70%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.70%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) Oracle
2 8 (21.62%) HP
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
3 7 (18.92%) SAP
4 6 (16.22%) VMware
5 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.11%) Remedy
7 2 (5.41%) Software AG
8 1 (2.70%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.70%) ArcSight
8 1 (2.70%) Cisco
8 1 (2.70%) ESRI
8 1 (2.70%) webMethods