Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 252 156 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 45.16% 31.84% 33.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 88.73% 73.24% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 58 47
Basingstoke median daily rate £354 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.07% +7.69% +19.27%
10th Percentile £195 £213 £211
90th Percentile £457 £464 £480
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Basingstoke median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £82.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.71% -57.58% +650.00%
10th Percentile £21.25 £28.75 £81.25
90th Percentile £23.75 £38.25 £83.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £45.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -12.09% +203.33%

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 284 213 264
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 50.90% 43.47% 44.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 92 84
Basingstoke median daily rate £354 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.72% -1.69% -
10th Percentile £193 £200 £198
90th Percentile £450 £468 £594
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £420 £375
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 4
Basingstoke median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -15.97% +170.45%
10th Percentile £14.38 £14.75 £15.14
90th Percentile £80.75 £37.50 £70.25
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +21.43% -22.22% +178.47%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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.

1 178 (70.63%) SC Cleared
2 86 (34.13%) DV Cleared
3 66 (26.19%) Windows
4 61 (24.21%) Cisco
5 51 (20.24%) Active Directory
6 50 (19.84%) Microsoft
7 47 (18.65%) VMware
8 46 (18.25%) SCOM
9 45 (17.86%) SCCM
10 42 (16.67%) Juniper
11 40 (15.87%) Windows Server
12 39 (15.48%) VMware Infrastructure
12 39 (15.48%) PowerShell
13 37 (14.68%) Windows Server 2012
14 33 (13.10%) Migration
15 32 (12.70%) LAN
16 30 (11.90%) DNS
17 29 (11.51%) Microsoft Office
17 29 (11.51%) Validation
18 27 (10.71%) DevOps
19 26 (10.32%) SolarWinds
20 25 (9.92%) Firewall
20 25 (9.92%) WAN
21 24 (9.52%) PKI
22 23 (9.13%) Cisco Certification
22 23 (9.13%) SQL Server
23 22 (8.73%) Project Management
24 21 (8.33%) SQL
24 21 (8.33%) ITIL
24 21 (8.33%) SharePoint

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 21 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 15 (5.95%) IIS
3 12 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (2.38%) Apache
4 6 (2.38%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.59%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.40%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (11.51%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (0.79%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (0.79%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.98%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (12.70%) LAN
2 30 (11.90%) DNS
3 25 (9.92%) Firewall
3 25 (9.92%) WAN
4 15 (5.95%) BGP
4 15 (5.95%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (5.95%) OSPF
4 15 (5.95%) VLAN
5 14 (5.56%) VPN
6 13 (5.16%) SAN
7 10 (3.97%) Cisco ISE
7 10 (3.97%) DHCP
7 10 (3.97%) Internet
8 8 (3.17%) SSL
9 5 (1.98%) Network Security
9 5 (1.98%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (1.19%) 4G
10 3 (1.19%) Junos
10 3 (1.19%) NetScaler
10 3 (1.19%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.13%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.37%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.79%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.79%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.79%) Siebel EIM
7 1 (0.40%) MySQL
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.98%) Subversion
2 4 (1.59%) JMeter
2 4 (1.59%) LoadRunner
3 3 (1.19%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.79%) JIRA
4 2 (0.79%) SilkTest
4 2 (0.79%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.40%) LoadUI
5 1 (0.40%) MSI
5 1 (0.40%) Selenium
5 1 (0.40%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 8 (3.17%) Finance
3 7 (2.78%) Legal
4 6 (2.38%) Military
5 1 (0.40%) Billing
5 1 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 73 (28.97%) Architect
2 26 (10.32%) Network Architect
2 26 (10.32%) Network Engineer
3 19 (7.54%) Support Engineer
4 17 (6.75%) Project Manager
5 11 (4.37%) Analyst
6 10 (3.97%) Design Engineer
6 10 (3.97%) Network Design Engineer
7 9 (3.57%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
7 9 (3.57%) Enterprise Architect
8 8 (3.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 8 (3.17%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (3.17%) Coordinator
8 8 (3.17%) Integration Engineer
8 8 (3.17%) Service Architect
9 7 (2.78%) Commercial Manager
9 7 (2.78%) Developer
9 7 (2.78%) Enterprise Management Architect
9 7 (2.78%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 6 (2.38%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.57%) Web Services
2 8 (3.17%) 802.1X
3 6 (2.38%) Middleware
3 6 (2.38%) Web Services Management
4 5 (1.98%) .NET
5 4 (1.59%) HTML
5 4 (1.59%) jQuery
6 2 (0.79%) SOAP
7 1 (0.40%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.40%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.40%) CSS
7 1 (0.40%) LDAP
7 1 (0.40%) REST
7 1 (0.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.40%) WinForms
7 1 (0.40%) WSDL
7 1 (0.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.52%) PKI
2 16 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.95%) Data Centre
4 9 (3.57%) Clustering
4 9 (3.57%) Fat Client
4 9 (3.57%) Thin Client
5 5 (1.98%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.19%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.40%) CMDB
9 1 (0.40%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.40%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.40%) Minimum Viable Product
9 1 (0.40%) NHS
9 1 (0.40%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 66 (26.19%) Windows
2 40 (15.87%) Windows Server
3 37 (14.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (5.16%) Linux
5 10 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.78%) Windows 7
7 6 (2.38%) Solaris
7 6 (2.38%) Unix
8 4 (1.59%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.79%) AIX
9 2 (0.79%) CentOS
9 2 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.79%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.40%) SUSE
10 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (13.10%) Migration
2 29 (11.51%) Validation
3 27 (10.71%) DevOps
4 22 (8.73%) Project Management
5 21 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (8.33%) ITIL
6 20 (7.94%) Problem-Solving
7 19 (7.54%) Service Management
8 15 (5.95%) Service Delivery
9 14 (5.56%) Line Management
9 14 (5.56%) Network Design
9 14 (5.56%) Server Building
10 13 (5.16%) Test Scripting
11 12 (4.76%) System Testing
11 12 (4.76%) Waterfall
12 10 (3.97%) Business Development
12 10 (3.97%) Matrix Management
13 9 (3.57%) Customer Requirements
13 9 (3.57%) IT Strategy
13 9 (3.57%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 39 (15.48%) PowerShell
2 21 (8.33%) SQL
3 9 (3.57%) Java
4 8 (3.17%) C#
5 7 (2.78%) VB
5 7 (2.78%) VBScript
6 6 (2.38%) C
7 5 (1.98%) Bash Shell
7 5 (1.98%) Python
8 4 (1.59%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.19%) C++
9 3 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 178 (70.63%) SC Cleared
2 86 (34.13%) DV Cleared
3 23 (9.13%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (6.35%) CCNP
5 12 (4.76%) CCDP
6 11 (4.37%) BPSS Clearance
7 9 (3.57%) JNCIS
8 7 (2.78%) CCNA
9 5 (1.98%) ISTQB
10 4 (1.59%) CESG Certified Professional
10 4 (1.59%) ISEB
10 4 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (1.19%) CISM
11 3 (1.19%) CISSP
11 3 (1.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 3 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.79%) CCIE
12 2 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.79%) Siebel Certification
13 1 (0.40%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.97%) PMO
2 5 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (0.79%) RMADS
4 2 (0.79%) SLA
5 1 (0.40%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 51 (20.24%) Active Directory
2 39 (15.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (2.78%) vSphere
6 5 (1.98%) Terminal Server
6 5 (1.98%) VMware NSX
6 5 (1.98%) VMware Server
7 4 (1.59%) Snort
8 1 (0.40%) Docker
8 1 (0.40%) iptables
8 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 46 (18.25%) SCOM
2 45 (17.86%) SCCM
3 20 (7.94%) SCVMM
4 9 (3.57%) vCenter Server
5 6 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (1.98%) SCSM
6 5 (1.98%) WSUS
7 4 (1.59%) Perfmon
8 2 (0.79%) HP ALM
8 2 (0.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.40%) Ansible
9 1 (0.40%) Endace
9 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.40%) Nessus
9 1 (0.40%) Puppet
9 1 (0.40%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.40%) SELinux
9 1 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.40%) yum
Vendors
1 61 (24.21%) Cisco
2 50 (19.84%) Microsoft
3 47 (18.65%) VMware
4 42 (16.67%) Juniper
5 26 (10.32%) SolarWinds
6 20 (7.94%) Remedy
7 18 (7.14%) Fujitsu
8 14 (5.56%) McAfee
9 11 (4.37%) LogRhythm
10 10 (3.97%) Oracle
11 8 (3.17%) Veeam
12 7 (2.78%) EMC
13 6 (2.38%) NetApp
14 5 (1.98%) Brocade
14 5 (1.98%) Citrix
15 4 (1.59%) Lumension
15 4 (1.59%) Riverbed
16 3 (1.19%) F5
16 3 (1.19%) HP
17 2 (0.79%) Forcepoint