The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 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 / Basingstoke
Rank 2 9 19
Rank change year-on-year +7 +10  
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 59 35 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 23.32% 12.50% 6.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 51.75% 35.00% 32.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 7
Median daily rate £460 £275 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +67.27% +103.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £250 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £219
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £82.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +650.00%  
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 Basingstoke.

Academic & Professional Certification
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 114 100 40
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 45.06% 35.71% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 32 18
Median daily rate £269 £325 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.23% +23.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £216 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £440 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £82.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.69% +650.00%  
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 Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke 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 Basingstoke

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in Basingstoke

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared in Basingstoke

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in Basingstoke

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 86 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (20.93%) Cisco
3 15 (17.44%) Juniper
3 15 (17.44%) Migration
4 14 (16.28%) MS Office
5 13 (15.12%) Microsoft
5 13 (15.12%) Finance
6 12 (13.95%) VMware
6 12 (13.95%) LAN
6 12 (13.95%) Oracle
7 11 (12.79%) Data Centre
8 10 (11.63%) Contract Management
8 10 (11.63%) WAN
8 10 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (10.47%) Firewall
9 9 (10.47%) Forcepoint
9 9 (10.47%) VPN
10 8 (9.30%) Windows
10 8 (9.30%) Middleware
10 8 (9.30%) Law
10 8 (9.30%) Legal
10 8 (9.30%) Boundary Protection
10 8 (9.30%) VLAN
11 7 (8.14%) Brocade
11 7 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (8.14%) Network Management
11 7 (8.14%) JNCIS
11 7 (8.14%) OSPF
11 7 (8.14%) BGP
11 7 (8.14%) DAB

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 2 (2.33%) Apache Solr
1 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (16.28%) MS Office
2 6 (6.98%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.49%) MS Project
4 1 (1.16%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) IaaS
1 1 (1.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.95%) LAN
2 10 (11.63%) WAN
3 9 (10.47%) Firewall
3 9 (10.47%) VPN
4 8 (9.30%) VLAN
5 7 (8.14%) BGP
5 7 (8.14%) DAB
5 7 (8.14%) OSPF
6 5 (5.81%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (5.81%) SNMP
7 4 (4.65%) Network Security
8 3 (3.49%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (3.49%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (3.49%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (3.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (2.33%) ATM
9 2 (2.33%) Frame Relay
9 2 (2.33%) Junos
10 1 (1.16%) LDAP
10 1 (1.16%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.98%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (3.49%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.49%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (3.49%) Cucumber
1 3 (3.49%) HP UFT
1 3 (3.49%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.49%) Selenium
1 3 (3.49%) SilkTest
2 2 (2.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 13 (15.12%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Law
2 8 (9.30%) Legal
3 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (39.53%) Architect
2 12 (13.95%) Network Architect
3 10 (11.63%) Commercial Manager
4 6 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (6.98%) Support Engineer
5 5 (5.81%) Analyst
5 5 (5.81%) Firewall Architect
5 5 (5.81%) Network Engineer
6 4 (4.65%) IT Engineer
6 4 (4.65%) IT Manager
6 4 (4.65%) IT Support
6 4 (4.65%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (4.65%) Project Manager
6 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 4 (4.65%) Service Architect
7 3 (3.49%) Contracts Manager
7 3 (3.49%) Design Engineer
7 3 (3.49%) Developer
7 3 (3.49%) Security Architect
7 3 (3.49%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.30%) Middleware
2 4 (4.65%) Web Services
3 2 (2.33%) REST
3 2 (2.33%) SOAP
4 1 (1.16%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.79%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.65%) PKI
3 3 (3.49%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.16%) CESG
4 1 (1.16%) Derivative
4 1 (1.16%) Frameworx
4 1 (1.16%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.30%) Windows
2 6 (6.98%) Linux
3 5 (5.81%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.33%) Unix
7 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.44%) Migration
2 10 (11.63%) Contract Management
3 8 (9.30%) Boundary Protection
4 7 (8.14%) Network Management
5 6 (6.98%) Business Development
5 6 (6.98%) Open Source
5 6 (6.98%) Risk Management
5 6 (6.98%) Service Management
6 5 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.81%) Fault Management
6 5 (5.81%) Logistics
6 5 (5.81%) Test Scripting
7 4 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (4.65%) Network Design
7 4 (4.65%) Project Management
7 4 (4.65%) Smoke Testing
7 4 (4.65%) Test Strategy
8 3 (3.49%) Dashboard Development
8 3 (3.49%) Functional Testing
8 3 (3.49%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.65%) SQL
2 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 86 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (8.14%) CCNP
3 7 (8.14%) JNCIS
4 5 (5.81%) CCDP
4 5 (5.81%) Degree
5 4 (4.65%) ISEB
6 3 (3.49%) CCNA
7 2 (2.33%) JNCIA
7 2 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.16%) CCIE
8 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) PMO
2 2 (2.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.16%) Def Stans
3 1 (1.16%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (8.14%) Active Directory
1 7 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.65%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.49%) Docker
3 3 (3.49%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.16%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Nagios
1 2 (2.33%) Opsview
1 2 (2.33%) QRadar
1 2 (2.33%) vRealize
2 1 (1.16%) SCCM
2 1 (1.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (20.93%) Cisco
2 15 (17.44%) Juniper
3 13 (15.12%) Microsoft
4 12 (13.95%) Oracle
4 12 (13.95%) VMware
5 9 (10.47%) Forcepoint
6 7 (8.14%) Brocade
7 3 (3.49%) F5
8 2 (2.33%) ArcSight
8 2 (2.33%) IBM
8 2 (2.33%) Splunk
9 1 (1.16%) CA
9 1 (1.16%) EMC
9 1 (1.16%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.16%) HP
9 1 (1.16%) LogRhythm
9 1 (1.16%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
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