Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 7 16
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9 -8
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 105 53 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 15.63% 13.52% 7.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.71% 45.30% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 16 19
Basingstoke median daily rate £416 £340 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.28% +30.77% -20.00%
10th Percentile £285 £206 £225
90th Percentile £589 £600 £380
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £386 £388
% change year-on-year +10.03% -0.32% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year -0.58% +22.14% +13.82%

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 contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 294 117 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 43.75% 29.85% 27.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 41 72
Basingstoke median daily rate £400 £340 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -12.26% -3.13%
10th Percentile £255 £213 £225
90th Percentile £589 £475 £498
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 3
Basingstoke median hourly rate £40.00 £17.00 £15.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +135.29% +7.77% +19.06%
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +1.25% +14.29% +55.56%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Basingstoke.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 105 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (22.86%) WAN
4 23 (21.90%) Microsoft
5 19 (18.10%) DNS
5 19 (18.10%) DevOps
6 18 (17.14%) LAN
6 18 (17.14%) Firewall
7 17 (16.19%) Migration
7 17 (16.19%) PowerShell
8 16 (15.24%) System Testing
8 16 (15.24%) Data Centre
8 16 (15.24%) Cisco
8 16 (15.24%) Windows
9 15 (14.29%) Citrix
9 15 (14.29%) Wireless
10 14 (13.33%) VMware
10 14 (13.33%) Forcepoint
11 13 (12.38%) Linux
12 12 (11.43%) Scrum
12 12 (11.43%) Boundary Protection
13 11 (10.48%) Test Automation
14 10 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 10 (9.52%) Telecoms
14 10 (9.52%) Finance
14 10 (9.52%) Juniper
15 9 (8.57%) SOA
15 9 (8.57%) Unix
15 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel

SC Cleared
Co-occurring 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 6 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.81%) Apache
3 3 (2.86%) JBoss
3 3 (2.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.71%) IaaS
2 4 (3.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.86%) WAN
2 19 (18.10%) DNS
3 18 (17.14%) Firewall
3 18 (17.14%) LAN
4 15 (14.29%) Wireless
5 9 (8.57%) NetScaler
6 7 (6.67%) DAB
6 7 (6.67%) Network Security
7 6 (5.71%) VPN
8 4 (3.81%) BGP
8 4 (3.81%) LTE
8 4 (3.81%) OSPF
8 4 (3.81%) VSAN
9 3 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.90%) Cisco ISE
10 2 (1.90%) SAN
10 2 (1.90%) Tactical Data Link
11 1 (0.95%) 4G
11 1 (0.95%) Junos
11 1 (0.95%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.95%) MySQL
General
1 10 (9.52%) Finance
1 10 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.81%) Military
3 1 (0.95%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 51 (48.57%) Architect
2 21 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 14 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 9 (8.57%) Security Architect
5 7 (6.67%) Analyst
5 7 (6.67%) Developer
5 7 (6.67%) Network Security Architect
6 6 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (4.76%) BSS Engineer
7 5 (4.76%) Domain Architect
7 5 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
7 5 (4.76%) OSS Engineer
7 5 (4.76%) Test Engineer
8 4 (3.81%) Applications Architect
8 4 (3.81%) Lead Architect
8 4 (3.81%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 4 (3.81%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.81%) VMware Architect
9 3 (2.86%) Applications Developer
9 3 (2.86%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.67%) Middleware
2 5 (4.76%) Web Services
3 4 (3.81%) .NET
3 4 (3.81%) XSLT
4 3 (2.86%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (2.86%) Lucene
4 3 (2.86%) SOAP
5 1 (0.95%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.24%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.71%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.76%) Minimum Viable Product
4 3 (2.86%) Clustering
5 2 (1.90%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.90%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.24%) Windows
2 13 (12.38%) Linux
3 9 (8.57%) Unix
4 7 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.95%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (18.10%) DevOps
3 17 (16.19%) Migration
4 16 (15.24%) System Testing
5 12 (11.43%) Boundary Protection
5 12 (11.43%) Scrum
6 11 (10.48%) Test Automation
7 9 (8.57%) Project Management
7 9 (8.57%) SOA
7 9 (8.57%) Validation
8 8 (7.62%) Software Engineering
9 7 (6.67%) Acceptance Criteria
9 7 (6.67%) Release Management
10 4 (3.81%) Service Management
10 4 (3.81%) Test Management
10 4 (3.81%) Traceability Matrix
10 4 (3.81%) Waterfall
11 3 (2.86%) ITIL
11 3 (2.86%) PRINCE2
11 3 (2.86%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.19%) PowerShell
2 7 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 7 (6.67%) Python
3 4 (3.81%) Java
3 4 (3.81%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.90%) C#
4 2 (1.90%) SQL
5 1 (0.95%) PHP
Qualifications
1 105 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (4.76%) ISEB
4 4 (3.81%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.81%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.86%) Degree
6 2 (1.90%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.90%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.95%) CCNA
7 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.95%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.95%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.76%) JSP 440
2 5 (4.76%) QA
3 2 (1.90%) PMO
4 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.67%) Docker
3 6 (5.71%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.81%) vSphere
5 3 (2.86%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.95%) KVM
6 1 (0.95%) Snort
6 1 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.95%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (7.62%) SCCM
2 6 (5.71%) SCOM
2 6 (5.71%) vCenter Server
3 3 (2.86%) Ansible
3 3 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.86%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.90%) SCSM
5 1 (0.95%) vRealize
Vendors
1 23 (21.90%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.24%) Cisco
3 15 (14.29%) Citrix
4 14 (13.33%) Forcepoint
4 14 (13.33%) VMware
5 10 (9.52%) Juniper
6 9 (8.57%) Fujitsu
7 6 (5.71%) EMC
8 4 (3.81%) IBM
9 3 (2.86%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.86%) HP
9 3 (2.86%) MuleSoft
9 3 (2.86%) Remedy
9 3 (2.86%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.86%) WSO2
10 2 (1.90%) Motorola
10 2 (1.90%) Tableau
11 1 (0.95%) CA
11 1 (0.95%) Lumension
11 1 (0.95%) Symantec