Period
to 17 October 2018

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 17 October 2018 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 11 4
Rank change year-on-year +9 -7 +10
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 131 87 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 27.99% 12.61% 19.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 60.65% 29.39% 49.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 45 28
Basingstoke median daily rate £475 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +17.65% +30.77%
10th Percentile £363 £285 £204
90th Percentile £660 £490 £631
Hampshire median daily rate £445 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +8.54% +9.33% -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £44.48
% change year-on-year +7.14% -5.58% +36.86%

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 216 296 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 46.15% 42.90% 39.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 125 59
Basingstoke median daily rate £425 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +13.97% -12.26%
10th Percentile £186 £242 £204
90th Percentile £550 £513 £600
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 4
Basingstoke median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +138.81% -25.56%
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +65.05%

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 17 October 2018.

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 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 131 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 34 (25.95%) Cisco
3 33 (25.19%) DevOps
4 32 (24.43%) Windows
5 30 (22.90%) Microsoft
6 27 (20.61%) Linux
7 23 (17.56%) VMware
7 23 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (16.03%) SCCM
9 20 (15.27%) Puppet
9 20 (15.27%) LAN
9 20 (15.27%) Ansible
10 19 (14.50%) ITIL
11 17 (12.98%) Microsoft Office
11 17 (12.98%) SCOM
11 17 (12.98%) DV Cleared
12 16 (12.21%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (12.21%) PKI
12 16 (12.21%) Juniper
12 16 (12.21%) Validation
12 16 (12.21%) Remedy
12 16 (12.21%) Customer Requirements
13 15 (11.45%) ServiceNow
13 15 (11.45%) Software Delivery
13 15 (11.45%) Service Management
13 15 (11.45%) SolarWinds
14 14 (10.69%) Active Directory
14 14 (10.69%) DNS
15 13 (9.92%) SQL
15 13 (9.92%) GitHub

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 8 (6.11%) Apache
1 8 (6.11%) Apache Spark
1 8 (6.11%) Elasticsearch
1 8 (6.11%) Jupyter
1 8 (6.11%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.82%) IIS
3 4 (3.05%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.29%) Confluence
4 3 (2.29%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (1.53%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.76%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 17 (12.98%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.92%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (9.92%) GitHub
1 13 (9.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (9.16%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.27%) LAN
2 14 (10.69%) DNS
3 11 (8.40%) Firewall
4 9 (6.87%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (6.87%) DAB
4 9 (6.87%) DHCP
4 9 (6.87%) Internet
5 8 (6.11%) WAN
6 7 (5.34%) BGP
6 7 (5.34%) OSPF
7 6 (4.58%) IPsec
7 6 (4.58%) MPLS
7 6 (4.58%) VPN
8 5 (3.82%) VLAN
9 4 (3.05%) EIGRP
9 4 (3.05%) VoIP
10 3 (2.29%) NAS
10 3 (2.29%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (2.29%) SAN
11 2 (1.53%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.16%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.63%) Amazon RDS
2 10 (7.63%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (6.11%) Hadoop
4 7 (5.34%) MySQL
4 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (4.58%) Oracle Database
5 6 (4.58%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.05%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.29%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.29%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.76%) Big Data
9 1 (0.76%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (9.92%) Jenkins
2 12 (9.16%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.16%) Selenium
2 12 (9.16%) Subversion
3 3 (2.29%) JIRA
3 3 (2.29%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.76%) GitLab
4 1 (0.76%) JMeter
4 1 (0.76%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (3.05%) Finance
2 2 (1.53%) Military
3 1 (0.76%) Legal
3 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (34.35%) Architect
2 13 (9.92%) Network Engineer
3 12 (9.16%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (6.87%) Analyst
5 7 (5.34%) Developer
5 7 (5.34%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 6 (4.58%) Network Architect
6 6 (4.58%) Test Analyst
7 5 (3.82%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (3.82%) Security Architect
8 4 (3.05%) Cybersecurity Architect
8 4 (3.05%) Implementation Engineer
8 4 (3.05%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 4 (3.05%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.05%) Service Architect
8 4 (3.05%) Support Engineer
9 3 (2.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 3 (2.29%) Applications Developer
9 3 (2.29%) Lead DevOps
9 3 (2.29%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.87%) HTML
2 8 (6.11%) .NET
2 8 (6.11%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (6.11%) Natural Language Processing
2 8 (6.11%) TensorFlow
3 7 (5.34%) LDAP
4 5 (3.82%) .NET Framework
5 4 (3.05%) CSS
5 4 (3.05%) jQuery
6 3 (2.29%) Flot
6 3 (2.29%) Web Services
6 3 (2.29%) Web Services Management
7 2 (1.53%) CGI
8 1 (0.76%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.76%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.76%) REST
8 1 (0.76%) SOAP
8 1 (0.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.76%) WinForms
8 1 (0.76%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.21%) PKI
2 12 (9.16%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.05%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.05%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.29%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.29%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.53%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.53%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.43%) Windows
2 27 (20.61%) Linux
3 11 (8.40%) Windows Server
4 8 (6.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (6.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (5.34%) CentOS
5 7 (5.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (5.34%) SUSE
5 7 (5.34%) Ubuntu
6 6 (4.58%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.53%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.76%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (25.19%) DevOps
2 23 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (14.50%) ITIL
4 16 (12.21%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (12.21%) Customer Requirements
4 16 (12.21%) Validation
5 15 (11.45%) Service Management
5 15 (11.45%) Software Delivery
6 12 (9.16%) Auto-Scaling
6 12 (9.16%) Configuration Management
6 12 (9.16%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (9.16%) High Availability
7 11 (8.40%) Release Management
8 10 (7.63%) Kanban
8 10 (7.63%) Scrum
9 9 (6.87%) Migration
9 9 (6.87%) Service Delivery
10 8 (6.11%) Network Design
11 7 (5.34%) Business Development
11 7 (5.34%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.92%) PowerShell
1 13 (9.92%) SQL
2 11 (8.40%) Python
3 7 (5.34%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.82%) C#
4 5 (3.82%) Java
4 5 (3.82%) VB
5 4 (3.05%) Perl
6 3 (2.29%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.29%) C++
6 3 (2.29%) PHP
6 3 (2.29%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.29%) VBScript
7 1 (0.76%) C
Qualifications
1 131 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (12.98%) DV Cleared
3 9 (6.87%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.58%) CCNA
5 4 (3.05%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (3.05%) ISEB
5 4 (3.05%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.29%) CCNP
6 3 (2.29%) JNCIS
7 2 (1.53%) CCDP
7 2 (1.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.76%) CCIE
8 1 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.76%) Degree
8 1 (0.76%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.76%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.76%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.82%) PMO
2 4 (3.05%) QA
3 3 (2.29%) JSP 440
4 2 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 14 (10.69%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (7.63%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (6.11%) Docker
5 7 (5.34%) iptables
5 7 (5.34%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.53%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.76%) Snort
7 1 (0.76%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.76%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.76%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 21 (16.03%) SCCM
2 20 (15.27%) Ansible
2 20 (15.27%) Puppet
3 17 (12.98%) SCOM
4 11 (8.40%) Kubernetes
5 9 (6.87%) SCVMM
6 8 (6.11%) Kibana
6 8 (6.11%) logstash
7 7 (5.34%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (5.34%) SELinux
7 7 (5.34%) yum
8 5 (3.82%) vCenter Server
9 4 (3.05%) FortiGate
10 3 (2.29%) SCSM
11 2 (1.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 2 (1.53%) SCOrch
11 2 (1.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.76%) CA Spectrum
12 1 (0.76%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 34 (25.95%) Cisco
2 30 (22.90%) Microsoft
3 23 (17.56%) VMware
4 16 (12.21%) Juniper
4 16 (12.21%) Remedy
5 15 (11.45%) ServiceNow
5 15 (11.45%) SolarWinds
6 11 (8.40%) Atlassian
6 11 (8.40%) Oracle
7 8 (6.11%) Fujitsu
8 6 (4.58%) EMC
9 4 (3.05%) Citrix
9 4 (3.05%) Forcepoint
9 4 (3.05%) LogRhythm
10 3 (2.29%) SevOne
11 2 (1.53%) CA
11 2 (1.53%) F5
11 2 (1.53%) Lumension
11 2 (1.53%) NetApp
12 1 (0.76%) Splunk