Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +3
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 192 224 202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 41.47% 32.32% 36.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 86.88% 72.49% 78.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 64 54
Basingstoke median daily rate £390 £366 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.70% +8.30% +11.57%
10th Percentile £195 £242 £209
90th Percentile £494 £458 £596
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £410 £388
% change year-on-year +3.66% +5.81% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Basingstoke median hourly rate - £35.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +288.89% -
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year +7.50% -10.11% +169.70%

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 221 309 257
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 47.73% 44.59% 46.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 115 77
Basingstoke median daily rate £375 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +5.00% -8.50%
10th Percentile £163 £218 £203
90th Percentile £495 £469 £600
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 5
Basingstoke median hourly rate £22.75 £35.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.00% +118.75% -28.89%
10th Percentile £14.38 £18.50 £10.45
90th Percentile £81.25 £40.00 £31.25
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +142.86%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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.

1 132 (68.75%) SC Cleared
2 75 (39.06%) DV Cleared
3 54 (28.13%) Windows
4 51 (26.56%) Cisco
5 42 (21.88%) Microsoft
6 38 (19.79%) SCCM
7 35 (18.23%) VMware
8 33 (17.19%) Active Directory
8 33 (17.19%) SCOM
9 32 (16.67%) Windows Server
10 30 (15.63%) DevOps
10 30 (15.63%) PKI
10 30 (15.63%) LAN
11 28 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
12 27 (14.06%) Migration
12 27 (14.06%) Windows Server 2012
13 26 (13.54%) Microsoft Office
14 24 (12.50%) DNS
15 23 (11.98%) Juniper
15 23 (11.98%) SQL Server
15 23 (11.98%) SQL
15 23 (11.98%) ITIL
15 23 (11.98%) SolarWinds
16 22 (11.46%) Service Management
16 22 (11.46%) PowerShell
17 21 (10.94%) Firewall
17 21 (10.94%) Linux
18 20 (10.42%) WAN
19 18 (9.38%) SharePoint
19 18 (9.38%) Agile Software Development

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 18 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.77%) IIS
3 10 (5.21%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (2.60%) Apache
4 5 (2.60%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.04%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.04%) Jupyter
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.52%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 26 (13.54%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.65%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Primavera
2 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.08%) IaaS
2 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.52%) GitHub
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (15.63%) LAN
2 24 (12.50%) DNS
3 21 (10.94%) Firewall
4 20 (10.42%) WAN
5 12 (6.25%) BGP
5 12 (6.25%) DHCP
5 12 (6.25%) Internet
5 12 (6.25%) OSPF
6 11 (5.73%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (5.73%) SAN
7 10 (5.21%) VPN
8 9 (4.69%) VLAN
9 6 (3.13%) Cisco ISE
9 6 (3.13%) MPLS
9 6 (3.13%) SSL
10 5 (2.60%) Network Security
11 4 (2.08%) EIGRP
11 4 (2.08%) IPsec
11 4 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (2.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.98%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (3.65%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.13%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (2.60%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.60%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.56%) MySQL
7 2 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.04%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.04%) Siebel EIM
7 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.52%) Big Data
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.13%) Subversion
2 5 (2.60%) JMeter
2 5 (2.60%) LoadRunner
3 4 (2.08%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.56%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.04%) JIRA
5 2 (1.04%) SilkTest
6 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.52%) Selenium
General
1 8 (4.17%) Finance
2 5 (2.60%) Military
3 2 (1.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (27.08%) Architect
2 24 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 16 (8.33%) Analyst
4 14 (7.29%) Support Engineer
5 13 (6.77%) Network Architect
6 10 (5.21%) Developer
6 10 (5.21%) Service Architect
6 10 (5.21%) Test Analyst
7 8 (4.17%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
8 7 (3.65%) Integration Engineer
8 7 (3.65%) Lead Architect
8 7 (3.65%) Project Manager
9 6 (3.13%) Project Planner
9 6 (3.13%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 6 (3.13%) Security Manager
10 5 (2.60%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 5 (2.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (2.60%) Security Analyst
10 5 (2.60%) Security Architect
10 5 (2.60%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.21%) Web Services
2 7 (3.65%) HTML
2 7 (3.65%) LDAP
2 7 (3.65%) Web Services Management
3 6 (3.13%) .NET
3 6 (3.13%) 802.1X
4 4 (2.08%) CSS
4 4 (2.08%) jQuery
5 3 (1.56%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.56%) Flot
6 2 (1.04%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (1.04%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (1.04%) TensorFlow
7 1 (0.52%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.52%) REST
7 1 (0.52%) SOAP
7 1 (0.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.52%) WinForms
7 1 (0.52%) WSDL
7 1 (0.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.63%) PKI
2 15 (7.81%) Data Centre
3 8 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 7 (3.65%) Fat Client
4 7 (3.65%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.65%) Thin Client
5 4 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.08%) Clustering
5 4 (2.08%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.52%) CESG
6 1 (0.52%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (0.52%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.52%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (0.52%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 54 (28.13%) Windows
2 32 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 27 (14.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (10.94%) Linux
5 11 (5.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (4.17%) CentOS
6 8 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (4.17%) Windows 7
7 7 (3.65%) SUSE
7 7 (3.65%) Ubuntu
8 6 (3.13%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.56%) Solaris
9 3 (1.56%) Unix
10 2 (1.04%) AIX
11 1 (0.52%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (15.63%) DevOps
2 27 (14.06%) Migration
3 23 (11.98%) ITIL
4 22 (11.46%) Service Management
5 18 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 16 (8.33%) Validation
7 12 (6.25%) Project Management
8 11 (5.73%) Customer Requirements
8 11 (5.73%) Test Scripting
9 9 (4.69%) Business Development
9 9 (4.69%) Line Management
9 9 (4.69%) Matrix Management
9 9 (4.69%) Network Design
9 9 (4.69%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (4.69%) Waterfall
10 8 (4.17%) Service Design
10 8 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (4.17%) Test Management
10 8 (4.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.98%) SQL
2 22 (11.46%) PowerShell
3 9 (4.69%) C#
3 9 (4.69%) Java
4 7 (3.65%) Bash Shell
4 7 (3.65%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.65%) Python
4 7 (3.65%) VB
4 7 (3.65%) VBScript
5 6 (3.13%) C
6 3 (1.56%) C++
6 3 (1.56%) PHP
6 3 (1.56%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 132 (68.75%) SC Cleared
2 75 (39.06%) DV Cleared
3 16 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (5.21%) CESG Certified Professional
5 8 (4.17%) CCNA
5 8 (4.17%) CCNP
6 6 (3.13%) CCDP
6 6 (3.13%) CISM
6 6 (3.13%) ISEB
6 6 (3.13%) ISTQB
6 6 (3.13%) JNCIS
7 5 (2.60%) CISSP
8 4 (2.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.04%) Siebel Certification
10 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.52%) CCIE
10 1 (0.52%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.69%) PMO
2 7 (3.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (2.08%) JSP 440
3 4 (2.08%) QA
3 4 (2.08%) RMADS
4 2 (1.04%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (17.19%) Active Directory
2 28 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.73%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (5.21%) Hyper-V
5 7 (3.65%) Docker
5 7 (3.65%) iptables
6 6 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (2.08%) Snort
7 4 (2.08%) Terminal Server
8 3 (1.56%) VMware Server
8 3 (1.56%) vSphere
9 1 (0.52%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 38 (19.79%) SCCM
2 33 (17.19%) SCOM
3 12 (6.25%) SCVMM
4 10 (5.21%) vCenter Server
5 8 (4.17%) Ansible
5 8 (4.17%) Puppet
6 7 (3.65%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (3.65%) SELinux
7 6 (3.13%) yum
8 5 (2.60%) Perfmon
9 4 (2.08%) FortiGate
9 4 (2.08%) SCSM
10 3 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (1.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 3 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (1.56%) WSUS
11 2 (1.04%) Kibana
11 2 (1.04%) logstash
11 2 (1.04%) SCOrch
12 1 (0.52%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 51 (26.56%) Cisco
2 42 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 35 (18.23%) VMware
4 23 (11.98%) Juniper
4 23 (11.98%) SolarWinds
5 15 (7.81%) Oracle
6 12 (6.25%) Remedy
7 9 (4.69%) EMC
7 9 (4.69%) Fujitsu
8 8 (4.17%) LogRhythm
9 7 (3.65%) McAfee
10 5 (2.60%) Veeam
11 4 (2.08%) Forcepoint
11 4 (2.08%) Lumension
11 4 (2.08%) NetApp
12 3 (1.56%) CA
12 3 (1.56%) Citrix
13 2 (1.04%) Brocade
13 2 (1.04%) ServiceNow
13 2 (1.04%) Siebel