Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 16 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 Clearance
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 177 207 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 38.15% 30.17% 31.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 82.33% 70.17% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 68 48
Basingstoke median daily rate £450 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +10.29% +3.82%
10th Percentile £330 £246 £209
90th Percentile £574 £465 £600
Hampshire median daily rate £439 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +9.69% +2.56% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Basingstoke median hourly rate - £35.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +288.89% -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +157.58%

Security 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 215 295 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 46.34% 43.00% 39.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 123 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 £511 £600
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £389
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.89% +3.67%
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% +77.08%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Basingstoke

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Basingstoke

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Basingstoke

Security Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 130 (73.45%) SC Cleared
2 56 (31.64%) DV Cleared
3 46 (25.99%) Cisco
4 39 (22.03%) Windows
5 35 (19.77%) DevOps
6 33 (18.64%) LAN
7 31 (17.51%) Microsoft
8 29 (16.38%) Linux
9 25 (14.12%) Juniper
9 25 (14.12%) VMware
9 25 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (13.56%) SCCM
11 23 (12.99%) Migration
11 23 (12.99%) ITIL
12 22 (12.43%) PKI
13 21 (11.86%) Microsoft Office
13 21 (11.86%) Active Directory
13 21 (11.86%) Service Management
13 21 (11.86%) Customer Requirements
14 20 (11.30%) Ansible
14 20 (11.30%) Puppet
14 20 (11.30%) Validation
14 20 (11.30%) WAN
15 19 (10.73%) SCOM
16 18 (10.17%) SolarWinds
16 18 (10.17%) Remedy
17 17 (9.60%) Firewall
17 17 (9.60%) DNS
18 16 (9.04%) PowerShell
18 16 (9.04%) ServiceNow

Security 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 (4.52%) Apache
1 8 (4.52%) Apache Spark
1 8 (4.52%) Elasticsearch
1 8 (4.52%) Jupyter
1 8 (4.52%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.39%) IIS
3 4 (2.26%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.69%) Confluence
4 3 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.13%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (1.13%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.56%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 21 (11.86%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (6.78%) GitHub
1 12 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.21%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (18.64%) LAN
2 20 (11.30%) WAN
3 17 (9.60%) DNS
3 17 (9.60%) Firewall
4 11 (6.21%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (6.21%) DHCP
5 10 (5.65%) Internet
5 10 (5.65%) VPN
6 9 (5.08%) BGP
6 9 (5.08%) DAB
6 9 (5.08%) MPLS
6 9 (5.08%) OSPF
7 8 (4.52%) IPsec
8 6 (3.39%) EIGRP
8 6 (3.39%) VoIP
9 5 (2.82%) VLAN
10 4 (2.26%) MVNO
10 4 (2.26%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (2.26%) SAN
11 3 (1.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.08%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (4.52%) Hadoop
3 8 (4.52%) MySQL
4 7 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.39%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.69%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.69%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.56%) Big Data
9 1 (0.56%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (6.78%) Jenkins
2 11 (6.21%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.21%) Selenium
2 11 (6.21%) Subversion
3 3 (1.69%) JIRA
3 3 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.56%) GitLab
4 1 (0.56%) JMeter
4 1 (0.56%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (4.52%) Finance
2 5 (2.82%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.69%) Military
4 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (33.33%) Architect
2 19 (10.73%) Analyst
3 18 (10.17%) Network Engineer
4 11 (6.21%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (6.21%) Network Architect
5 9 (5.08%) Lead Architect
6 8 (4.52%) Developer
6 8 (4.52%) Test Analyst
7 7 (3.95%) Integration Engineer
7 7 (3.95%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 6 (3.39%) Project Manager
8 6 (3.39%) Support Engineer
9 5 (2.82%) Security Architect
10 4 (2.26%) Applications Developer
10 4 (2.26%) Business Analyst
10 4 (2.26%) Implementation Engineer
10 4 (2.26%) Infrastructure Architect
10 4 (2.26%) Migration Architect
10 4 (2.26%) Security Analyst
10 4 (2.26%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.65%) HTML
2 8 (4.52%) .NET
2 8 (4.52%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (4.52%) LDAP
2 8 (4.52%) Natural Language Processing
2 8 (4.52%) TensorFlow
3 5 (2.82%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.26%) CSS
4 4 (2.26%) jQuery
5 3 (1.69%) CGI
5 3 (1.69%) Flot
5 3 (1.69%) ModSecurity
5 3 (1.69%) Web Services
5 3 (1.69%) Web Services Management
6 1 (0.56%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.56%) REST
6 1 (0.56%) SOAP
6 1 (0.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.56%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.43%) PKI
2 15 (8.47%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.95%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.82%) Mainframe
4 5 (2.82%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.69%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.69%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (1.69%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.13%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.13%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.56%) CESG
7 1 (0.56%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 39 (22.03%) Windows
2 29 (16.38%) Linux
3 15 (8.47%) Windows Server
4 14 (7.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (5.08%) CentOS
5 9 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (4.52%) SUSE
6 8 (4.52%) Ubuntu
7 7 (3.95%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.69%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.56%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (19.77%) DevOps
2 25 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (12.99%) ITIL
3 23 (12.99%) Migration
4 21 (11.86%) Customer Requirements
4 21 (11.86%) Service Management
5 20 (11.30%) Validation
6 15 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (7.91%) Software Delivery
8 12 (6.78%) Configuration Management
8 12 (6.78%) Project Management
9 11 (6.21%) Auto-Scaling
9 11 (6.21%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (6.21%) High Availability
9 11 (6.21%) Service Delivery
10 10 (5.65%) Business Development
10 10 (5.65%) Network Design
10 10 (5.65%) Release Management
11 9 (5.08%) Kanban
11 9 (5.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.04%) PowerShell
2 14 (7.91%) SQL
3 12 (6.78%) Python
4 7 (3.95%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.95%) VB
5 5 (2.82%) C#
5 5 (2.82%) Java
5 5 (2.82%) Perl
6 4 (2.26%) VBScript
7 3 (1.69%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.69%) C
7 3 (1.69%) C++
7 3 (1.69%) PHP
7 3 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 130 (73.45%) SC Cleared
2 56 (31.64%) DV Cleared
3 12 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (5.08%) ISEB
5 8 (4.52%) CCNA
5 8 (4.52%) CESG Certified Professional
6 7 (3.95%) CISSP
7 5 (2.82%) ISTQB
8 4 (2.26%) CCNP
8 4 (2.26%) CISM
9 3 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (1.69%) CEH
9 3 (1.69%) JNCIS
9 3 (1.69%) SANS
10 2 (1.13%) CCDP
10 2 (1.13%) CCIE
10 2 (1.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.56%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.56%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.39%) QA
2 5 (2.82%) PMO
3 4 (2.26%) JSP 440
3 4 (2.26%) RMADS
4 2 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 21 (11.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.65%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (5.08%) Docker
5 8 (4.52%) iptables
5 8 (4.52%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (2.26%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.26%) Terminal Server
7 2 (1.13%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.56%) Snort
8 1 (0.56%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 24 (13.56%) SCCM
2 20 (11.30%) Ansible
2 20 (11.30%) Puppet
3 19 (10.73%) SCOM
4 11 (6.21%) SCVMM
5 10 (5.65%) Kubernetes
6 8 (4.52%) Kibana
6 8 (4.52%) logstash
6 8 (4.52%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (4.52%) SELinux
7 7 (3.95%) yum
8 6 (3.39%) FortiGate
9 5 (2.82%) SCSM
9 5 (2.82%) vCenter Server
10 3 (1.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 3 (1.69%) SCOrch
10 3 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.56%) CA Spectrum
11 1 (0.56%) Perfmon
11 1 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (25.99%) Cisco
2 31 (17.51%) Microsoft
3 25 (14.12%) Juniper
3 25 (14.12%) VMware
4 18 (10.17%) Remedy
4 18 (10.17%) SolarWinds
5 16 (9.04%) ServiceNow
6 12 (6.78%) Oracle
7 10 (5.65%) Atlassian
8 8 (4.52%) Fujitsu
8 8 (4.52%) LogRhythm
9 7 (3.95%) EMC
10 6 (3.39%) Forcepoint
11 5 (2.82%) Citrix
12 4 (2.26%) SevOne
13 2 (1.13%) CA
13 2 (1.13%) F5
13 2 (1.13%) HP
13 2 (1.13%) Lumension
13 2 (1.13%) NetApp