Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5 +9
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 141 115 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 27.38% 20.10% 13.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 60.00% 45.10% 45.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 49 23
Basingstoke median daily rate £481 £432 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.53% +26.91% +23.64%
10th Percentile £357 £294 £203
90th Percentile £660 £589 £493
Hampshire median daily rate £431 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.41% +6.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £48.92 £44.06 £42.50
% change year-on-year +11.03% +3.66% -5.56%

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 235 255 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 45.63% 44.58% 29.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 101 45
Basingstoke median daily rate £400 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% -9.33%
10th Percentile £304 £250 £204
90th Percentile £650 £589 £462
Hampshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Basingstoke median hourly rate - £40.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +131.88% +9.35%
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -0.19%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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.

1 141 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 42 (29.79%) Linux
3 41 (29.08%) DevOps
4 40 (28.37%) Windows
5 38 (26.95%) Cisco
6 34 (24.11%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (21.99%) Microsoft
8 29 (20.57%) Ansible
9 28 (19.86%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (19.86%) Puppet
10 26 (18.44%) LAN
11 25 (17.73%) Amazon AWS
12 24 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
13 23 (16.31%) GitHub
13 23 (16.31%) Jenkins
13 23 (16.31%) ITIL
13 23 (16.31%) Juniper
14 22 (15.60%) Configuration Management
14 22 (15.60%) Selenium
14 22 (15.60%) Continuous Delivery
15 21 (14.89%) Kubernetes
15 21 (14.89%) Cloud Computing
15 21 (14.89%) VMware
16 20 (14.18%) High Availability
16 20 (14.18%) Atlassian
16 20 (14.18%) Software Delivery
16 20 (14.18%) Auto-Scaling
17 19 (13.48%) SCOM
17 19 (13.48%) Subversion
17 19 (13.48%) ServiceNow

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 9 (6.38%) Apache
1 9 (6.38%) Apache Spark
1 9 (6.38%) Elasticsearch
1 9 (6.38%) Jupyter
2 8 (5.67%) Confluence
3 4 (2.84%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.84%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.42%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 25 (17.73%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (16.31%) GitHub
4 21 (14.89%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.13%) IaaS
6 2 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 26 (18.44%) LAN
2 19 (13.48%) Firewall
3 12 (8.51%) DNS
4 10 (7.09%) DAB
4 10 (7.09%) MPLS
4 10 (7.09%) WAN
5 9 (6.38%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (6.38%) DHCP
6 8 (5.67%) VPN
7 7 (4.96%) Cisco ISE
7 7 (4.96%) Internet
7 7 (4.96%) IPsec
8 6 (4.26%) BGP
8 6 (4.26%) OSPF
9 4 (2.84%) EIGRP
9 4 (2.84%) RFID
9 4 (2.84%) VLAN
9 4 (2.84%) VoIP
10 3 (2.13%) NAS
10 3 (2.13%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.06%) Amazon RDS
1 17 (12.06%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.38%) Hadoop
4 7 (4.96%) MySQL
4 7 (4.96%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.55%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (3.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.13%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.42%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.71%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.71%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 23 (16.31%) Jenkins
2 22 (15.60%) Selenium
3 19 (13.48%) Git (software)
3 19 (13.48%) Subversion
4 8 (5.67%) JIRA
5 4 (2.84%) GitLab
6 1 (0.71%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.71%) JMeter
6 1 (0.71%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.71%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (2.13%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.42%) Electronics
2 2 (1.42%) Finance
3 1 (0.71%) Military
Job Titles
1 51 (36.17%) Architect
2 23 (16.31%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (12.06%) Network Engineer
4 8 (5.67%) Service Architect
5 7 (4.96%) Analyst
5 7 (4.96%) Security Architect
5 7 (4.96%) Test Analyst
6 6 (4.26%) Automation Engineer
6 6 (4.26%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 5 (3.55%) Cybersecurity Architect
7 5 (3.55%) Design Engineer
7 5 (3.55%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (3.55%) Lead DevOps
7 5 (3.55%) Network Architect
7 5 (3.55%) Senior DevOps
7 5 (3.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 4 (2.84%) Developer
8 4 (2.84%) Implementation Engineer
8 4 (2.84%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 4 (2.84%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.51%) HTML
2 9 (6.38%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (6.38%) Natural Language Processing
2 9 (6.38%) TensorFlow
3 8 (5.67%) .NET
3 8 (5.67%) CGI
4 5 (3.55%) LDAP
5 4 (2.84%) .NET Framework
5 4 (2.84%) AngularJS
5 4 (2.84%) CSS
5 4 (2.84%) jQuery
5 4 (2.84%) REST
5 4 (2.84%) SOAP
5 4 (2.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (2.84%) WSDL
5 4 (2.84%) XML
5 4 (2.84%) XSLT
6 2 (1.42%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.77%) PKI
2 9 (6.38%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.13%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.42%) CESG
5 2 (1.42%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.42%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.42%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.71%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (29.79%) Linux
2 40 (28.37%) Windows
3 7 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.26%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.55%) CentOS
5 5 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.55%) SUSE
5 5 (3.55%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.42%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (29.08%) DevOps
2 34 (24.11%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (19.86%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (16.31%) ITIL
5 22 (15.60%) Configuration Management
5 22 (15.60%) Continuous Delivery
6 20 (14.18%) Auto-Scaling
6 20 (14.18%) High Availability
6 20 (14.18%) Software Delivery
7 18 (12.77%) Customer Requirements
7 18 (12.77%) Release Management
8 17 (12.06%) Kanban
8 17 (12.06%) Scrum
8 17 (12.06%) Validation
9 13 (9.22%) Service Management
10 12 (8.51%) Network Design
10 12 (8.51%) Test Automation
11 10 (7.09%) Service Delivery
11 10 (7.09%) Service Design
12 9 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.77%) Python
2 11 (7.80%) PowerShell
2 11 (7.80%) SQL
2 11 (7.80%) VB
3 9 (6.38%) Perl
4 5 (3.55%) C#
5 4 (2.84%) Java
5 4 (2.84%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.13%) VBScript
7 2 (1.42%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.71%) C
Qualifications
1 141 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.80%) DV Cleared
3 7 (4.96%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.84%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (2.84%) Degree
4 4 (2.84%) ISEB
4 4 (2.84%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.13%) CCIE
5 3 (2.13%) CCNA
5 3 (2.13%) CCNP
6 2 (1.42%) CEH
6 2 (1.42%) CHECK Team Member
6 2 (1.42%) CHFI
6 2 (1.42%) CISSP
6 2 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.42%) ECSA
6 2 (1.42%) IISP
6 2 (1.42%) JNCIS
6 2 (1.42%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (1.42%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.84%) QA
2 3 (2.13%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.71%) RMADS
System Software
1 12 (8.51%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.09%) Docker
3 9 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (5.67%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (3.55%) iptables
5 5 (3.55%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (2.13%) VMware NSX
7 2 (1.42%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.42%) vSphere
8 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.71%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 29 (20.57%) Ansible
2 28 (19.86%) Puppet
3 21 (14.89%) Kubernetes
4 19 (13.48%) SCOM
5 16 (11.35%) SCCM
6 9 (6.38%) Kibana
6 9 (6.38%) logstash
7 8 (5.67%) SCVMM
8 6 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (3.55%) SELinux
9 5 (3.55%) yum
10 4 (2.84%) FortiGate
11 3 (2.13%) SCSM
12 2 (1.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 2 (1.42%) SCOrch
12 2 (1.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (1.42%) vCenter Server
13 1 (0.71%) CA Spectrum
13 1 (0.71%) Perfmon
13 1 (0.71%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 38 (26.95%) Cisco
2 31 (21.99%) Microsoft
3 23 (16.31%) Juniper
4 21 (14.89%) VMware
5 20 (14.18%) Atlassian
6 19 (13.48%) ServiceNow
7 15 (10.64%) Remedy
7 15 (10.64%) SolarWinds
8 10 (7.09%) Fujitsu
9 9 (6.38%) Oracle
10 5 (3.55%) LogRhythm
11 4 (2.84%) Citrix
11 4 (2.84%) EMC
11 4 (2.84%) Forcepoint
11 4 (2.84%) SevOne
12 3 (2.13%) F5
13 2 (1.42%) Google
14 1 (0.71%) Brocade
14 1 (0.71%) Lumension
14 1 (0.71%) Sun