Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 223 104 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 39.75% 26.20% 20.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 84.79% 80.62% 66.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 44 33
Basingstoke median daily rate £388 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.97% +4.62% -16.13%
10th Percentile £264 £203 £225
90th Percentile £589 £463 £475
Hampshire median daily rate £438 £409 £400
% change year-on-year +6.97% +2.25% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Basingstoke median hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £82.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.18% -66.67% +617.39%
10th Percentile £21.25 £26.25 £81.25
90th Percentile £23.75 £28.75 £83.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -13.98% +232.14%

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 263 129 151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 46.88% 32.49% 30.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 59 65
Basingstoke median daily rate £388 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% -4.41% +6.25%
10th Percentile £254 £200 £213
90th Percentile £589 £464 £483
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Basingstoke median hourly rate £19.25 £16.75 £18.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.93% -11.32% +57.40%
10th Percentile £16.08 £14.75 £14.16
90th Percentile £23.03 £25.60 £65.53
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +165.63%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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.

1 156 (69.96%) SC Cleared
2 69 (30.94%) DV Cleared
3 56 (25.11%) Cisco
4 55 (24.66%) WAN
4 55 (24.66%) Juniper
5 53 (23.77%) Migration
6 50 (22.42%) LAN
7 45 (20.18%) Windows
8 42 (18.83%) Active Directory
9 38 (17.04%) DNS
10 33 (14.80%) PowerShell
11 30 (13.45%) SCOM
11 30 (13.45%) Microsoft
11 30 (13.45%) VMware
12 29 (13.00%) Validation
12 29 (13.00%) SCCM
13 26 (11.66%) Project Management
13 26 (11.66%) Firewall
13 26 (11.66%) System Testing
14 25 (11.21%) VMware Infrastructure
15 23 (10.31%) Windows Server 2012
16 20 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (8.97%) Data Centre
17 19 (8.52%) SCVMM
17 19 (8.52%) Fujitsu
18 18 (8.07%) OSPF
18 18 (8.07%) BGP
18 18 (8.07%) Windows Server
19 17 (7.62%) Boundary Protection
19 17 (7.62%) Remedy

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 10 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.24%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.79%) IIS
4 3 (1.35%) Apache
4 3 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.90%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (6.73%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.24%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (0.90%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (24.66%) WAN
2 50 (22.42%) LAN
3 38 (17.04%) DNS
4 26 (11.66%) Firewall
5 18 (8.07%) BGP
5 18 (8.07%) OSPF
6 14 (6.28%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (5.83%) NetScaler
7 13 (5.83%) VLAN
7 13 (5.83%) VPN
8 11 (4.93%) Wireless
9 9 (4.04%) DAB
10 7 (3.14%) Cisco ISE
10 7 (3.14%) Network Security
11 6 (2.69%) SAN
12 5 (2.24%) DHCP
12 5 (2.24%) Junos
13 3 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (1.35%) Internet
13 3 (1.35%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.93%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.04%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.45%) MySQL
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.90%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.45%) LoadUI
2 1 (0.45%) MSI
2 1 (0.45%) Selenium
2 1 (0.45%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.45%) Subversion
2 1 (0.45%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (6.73%) Finance
2 10 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.24%) Legal
4 2 (0.90%) Military
5 1 (0.45%) Billing
5 1 (0.45%) Law
5 1 (0.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 87 (39.01%) Architect
2 41 (18.39%) Network Architect
3 27 (12.11%) Network Engineer
4 21 (9.42%) Project Manager
5 12 (5.38%) Support Engineer
6 11 (4.93%) Migration Engineer
7 10 (4.48%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
7 10 (4.48%) Enterprise Architect
7 10 (4.48%) Security Architect
8 9 (4.04%) Analyst
8 9 (4.04%) Design Engineer
8 9 (4.04%) Network Design Engineer
9 8 (3.59%) Enterprise Management Architect
10 7 (3.14%) Commercial Manager
10 7 (3.14%) Integration Engineer
10 7 (3.14%) Network Security Architect
10 7 (3.14%) SC Cleared Project Manager
11 6 (2.69%) Capacity Management Architect
11 6 (2.69%) Coordinator
11 6 (2.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.69%) Middleware
2 2 (0.90%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.45%) .NET
3 1 (0.45%) SOAP
3 1 (0.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
1 20 (8.97%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.48%) Clustering
3 9 (4.04%) PKI
4 8 (3.59%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (1.35%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.35%) Thin Client
6 2 (0.90%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.45%) CMDB
7 1 (0.45%) NHS
7 1 (0.45%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (20.18%) Windows
2 23 (10.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (8.07%) Windows Server
4 9 (4.04%) Linux
5 6 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.79%) Solaris
6 4 (1.79%) Unix
6 4 (1.79%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.35%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.90%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.45%) CentOS
9 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (23.77%) Migration
2 29 (13.00%) Validation
3 26 (11.66%) Project Management
3 26 (11.66%) System Testing
4 17 (7.62%) Boundary Protection
5 14 (6.28%) Network Design
5 14 (6.28%) Server Building
6 13 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (5.38%) Acceptance Criteria
7 12 (5.38%) DevOps
7 12 (5.38%) IT Strategy
7 12 (5.38%) Waterfall
8 8 (3.59%) Business Development
8 8 (3.59%) Capacity Management
8 8 (3.59%) Customer Requirements
8 8 (3.59%) Line Management
9 7 (3.14%) Contract Management
9 7 (3.14%) PRINCE2
9 7 (3.14%) Security Hardening
10 6 (2.69%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 33 (14.80%) PowerShell
2 10 (4.48%) SQL
3 4 (1.79%) VB
3 4 (1.79%) VBScript
4 2 (0.90%) C#
4 2 (0.90%) Python
5 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.45%) C
5 1 (0.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 156 (69.96%) SC Cleared
2 69 (30.94%) DV Cleared
3 14 (6.28%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (4.48%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (3.59%) CCNP
6 6 (2.69%) CCDP
6 6 (2.69%) CCNA
6 6 (2.69%) JNCIS
7 4 (1.79%) JNCIA
8 3 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.90%) ISEB
9 2 (0.90%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.45%) CCAB
10 1 (0.45%) CCIE
10 1 (0.45%) CISSP
10 1 (0.45%) Degree
10 1 (0.45%) HND
10 1 (0.45%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.45%) PMO
2 1 (0.45%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) RMADS
System Software
1 42 (18.83%) Active Directory
2 25 (11.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.93%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.79%) VMware NSX
4 4 (1.79%) VMware Server
4 4 (1.79%) vSphere
5 2 (0.90%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 30 (13.45%) SCOM
2 29 (13.00%) SCCM
3 19 (8.52%) SCVMM
4 5 (2.24%) SCSM
5 4 (1.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (1.35%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.90%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.90%) WSUS
8 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.45%) Nessus
8 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.45%) Netcool
8 1 (0.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 56 (25.11%) Cisco
2 55 (24.66%) Juniper
3 30 (13.45%) Microsoft
3 30 (13.45%) VMware
4 19 (8.52%) Fujitsu
5 17 (7.62%) Forcepoint
5 17 (7.62%) Remedy
6 16 (7.17%) Citrix
7 15 (6.73%) SolarWinds
8 9 (4.04%) McAfee
9 7 (3.14%) Veeam
10 6 (2.69%) LogRhythm
11 5 (2.24%) EMC
11 5 (2.24%) Oracle
12 4 (1.79%) Brocade
12 4 (1.79%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.79%) HP
13 3 (1.35%) F5
13 3 (1.35%) NetApp
13 3 (1.35%) Riverbed