The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 515 662 556
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 28.58% 33.27% 26.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 73.36% 78.25% 70.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 388 337
Median daily rate £415 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.66% +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £284 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £523 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £380 £390
% change year-on-year +9.21% -2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 28
Median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £16.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +175.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.30 £12.50 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £58.75 £43.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £29.25 £29.00
% change year-on-year +28.20% +0.86%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 702 846 785
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 38.96% 42.51% 37.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1053 1224 1150
Median daily rate £415 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.66% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £281 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 70 62
Median hourly rate £40.00 £47.83 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.37% +127.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £16.00 £10.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £58.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +14.03% +26.66%  

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Hampshire

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Hampshire

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Hampshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Hampshire

Security Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Hampshire

Security Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Hampshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Security Cleared in Hampshire

Security Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke 0 149 £342 -5.65% 6
Hook -1 47 £378 +15.09% 1
Fareham 0 37 £475 - 2
Portsmouth +2 36 £375 -15.49% 4
Winchester +10 33 £440 +10.00% 2
Andover 0 26 £411 +2.81% 2
Farnborough 0 24 £425 +6.25% 8
Southampton -10 17 £388 +3.33% 1
Aldershot +1 3 £525 +30.43%
Ringwood - 3 £145 -
Gosport 0 1 £300 -33.33%
Eastleigh - 1 £400 -
Security Cleared
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 766 (72.54%) SC Cleared
2 186 (17.61%) Windows
3 172 (16.29%) Microsoft
4 163 (15.44%) Cisco
5 161 (15.25%) Linux
6 155 (14.68%) ITIL
7 149 (14.11%) VMware
8 130 (12.31%) SQL
8 130 (12.31%) DV Cleared
9 124 (11.74%) Firewall
10 112 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
11 108 (10.23%) Project Management
12 106 (10.04%) Telecoms
13 105 (9.94%) Cisco Certification
14 104 (9.85%) BPSS Clearance
15 101 (9.56%) Oracle
16 99 (9.38%) Service Management
17 92 (8.71%) Red Hat
18 91 (8.62%) LAN
19 86 (8.14%) Active Directory
20 85 (8.05%) CCNP
21 82 (7.77%) HP
21 82 (7.77%) WAN
22 80 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
23 77 (7.29%) Degree
24 75 (7.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 73 (6.91%) SQL Server
26 72 (6.82%) Configuration Management
27 71 (6.72%) Change Management
28 70 (6.63%) Migration

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 53 (5.02%) SharePoint
2 52 (4.92%) JBoss
3 28 (2.65%) Tomcat
4 22 (2.08%) WebSphere
5 21 (1.99%) Apache
6 18 (1.70%) MS Exchange
7 16 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
8 14 (1.33%) TPMS
9 12 (1.14%) IIS
10 11 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
11 10 (0.95%) Apache Geronimo
11 10 (0.95%) Apache TomEE
11 10 (0.95%) Skype for Business
12 8 (0.76%) WebLogic
13 7 (0.66%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (0.38%) Documentum
16 4 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 63 (5.97%) Microsoft Office
2 32 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.38%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.095%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.095%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.095%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.095%) LaTeX
6 1 (0.095%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.095%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
1 16 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (0.85%) SAP S/4HANA
4 7 (0.66%) SAP GTS
5 6 (0.57%) LabWindows
6 5 (0.47%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.095%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.095%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 30 (2.84%) IaaS
2 27 (2.56%) PaaS
3 14 (1.33%) Office 365
4 12 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.19%) SaaS
6 2 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.095%) GitHub
7 1 (0.095%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 124 (11.74%) Firewall
2 91 (8.62%) LAN
3 82 (7.77%) WAN
4 67 (6.34%) Wireless
5 43 (4.07%) BGP
6 39 (3.69%) OSPF
7 38 (3.60%) SAN
8 37 (3.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 31 (2.94%) IPsec
10 26 (2.46%) Cisco ASA
11 25 (2.37%) BIG-IP
11 25 (2.37%) VoIP
12 24 (2.27%) Network Security
12 24 (2.27%) VLAN
13 23 (2.18%) VPN
14 21 (1.99%) TCP/IP
15 20 (1.89%) MPLS
16 16 (1.52%) NAS
17 15 (1.42%) DAB
18 14 (1.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (6.91%) SQL Server
2 45 (4.26%) Oracle Database
3 43 (4.07%) PostgreSQL
4 32 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 25 (2.37%) Oracle Database 10g
6 24 (2.27%) Relational Database
7 18 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (1.70%) Oracle Reports
8 17 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
8 17 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
9 14 (1.33%) Oracle OWB
9 14 (1.33%) RDBMS
9 14 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (1.23%) Redis
11 12 (1.14%) MySQL
11 12 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (0.95%) SQL Server 2016
13 9 (0.85%) DB2
13 9 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (2.46%) Git (software)
3 24 (2.27%) Visual Studio
4 23 (2.18%) Oracle APEX
5 18 (1.70%) HP UFT
5 18 (1.70%) Selenium
6 17 (1.61%) Jenkins
7 16 (1.52%) Toad
8 13 (1.23%) MSI
9 12 (1.14%) JIRA
10 11 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
10 11 (1.04%) SpecFlow
10 11 (1.04%) Subversion
10 11 (1.04%) TeamCity
11 10 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (0.76%) Rational DOORS
13 7 (0.66%) ClearCase
13 7 (0.66%) Eclipse
14 5 (0.47%) ClearQuest
14 5 (0.47%) Cucumber
General
1 106 (10.04%) Telecoms
2 68 (6.44%) Finance
3 60 (5.68%) Military
4 23 (2.18%) Electronics
5 22 (2.08%) Legal
6 17 (1.61%) Manufacturing
7 16 (1.52%) Marketing
8 15 (1.42%) Aerospace
9 7 (0.66%) Law
10 6 (0.57%) Billing
10 6 (0.57%) Local Government
10 6 (0.57%) Publishing
11 4 (0.38%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.19%) Advertising
12 2 (0.19%) Back Office
12 2 (0.19%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.095%) French Language
13 1 (0.095%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.095%) Retail
13 1 (0.095%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 116 (10.98%) Architect
2 84 (7.95%) Developer
3 83 (7.86%) Network Engineer
4 82 (7.77%) Analyst
5 75 (7.10%) Project Manager
6 67 (6.34%) Consultant
7 36 (3.41%) Systems Engineer
8 34 (3.22%) Integration Engineer
9 31 (2.94%) Software Engineer
9 31 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
10 28 (2.65%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 28 (2.65%) Security Consultant
11 27 (2.56%) Test Analyst
12 26 (2.46%) DBA
12 26 (2.46%) Support Engineer
13 24 (2.27%) Test Engineer
14 23 (2.18%) Network Architect
15 21 (1.99%) Tester
16 20 (1.89%) Design Engineer
16 20 (1.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (3.79%) .NET
2 34 (3.22%) Web Services
3 27 (2.56%) ActiveMQ
4 26 (2.46%) Middleware
4 26 (2.46%) XML
5 23 (2.18%) CSS
6 22 (2.08%) HTML
7 20 (1.89%) REST
7 20 (1.89%) SOAP
8 17 (1.61%) IBM Integration Bus
9 16 (1.52%) Java EE
10 15 (1.42%) WebSphere MQ
11 14 (1.33%) Apache Camel
11 14 (1.33%) RESTful
12 11 (1.04%) Ajax
13 10 (0.95%) WCF
14 9 (0.85%) .NET Framework
14 9 (0.85%) XSLT
15 8 (0.76%) ASP.NET
15 8 (0.76%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 69 (6.53%) Data Centre
2 42 (3.98%) Management Information System
3 33 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 19 (1.80%) PKI
5 17 (1.61%) Clustering
5 17 (1.61%) Smart Meter
6 15 (1.42%) Private Cloud
6 15 (1.42%) User Experience
7 10 (0.95%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 9 (0.85%) CMDB
8 9 (0.85%) EMC VMAX
8 9 (0.85%) EMC VNX
9 8 (0.76%) Driving Licence
10 6 (0.57%) CESG
10 6 (0.57%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.47%) HACMP
11 5 (0.47%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.38%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.38%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 186 (17.61%) Windows
2 161 (15.25%) Linux
3 75 (7.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 67 (6.34%) Unix
5 51 (4.83%) Windows Server
6 50 (4.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 48 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 38 (3.60%) AIX
9 29 (2.75%) Windows 7
10 27 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 22 (2.08%) Windows 10
12 16 (1.52%) Solaris
13 12 (1.14%) Android
13 12 (1.14%) Apple iOS
14 8 (0.76%) Windows Vista
15 6 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (0.47%) CentOS
16 5 (0.47%) Windows 8
17 3 (0.28%) Windows XP
18 2 (0.19%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (14.68%) ITIL
2 112 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (10.23%) Project Management
4 99 (9.38%) Service Management
5 72 (6.82%) Configuration Management
6 71 (6.72%) Change Management
7 70 (6.63%) Migration
7 70 (6.63%) Programme Management
8 67 (6.34%) Software Engineering
9 56 (5.30%) Network Design
9 56 (5.30%) Test Automation
10 54 (5.11%) DevOps
11 45 (4.26%) Service Design
12 44 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
12 44 (4.17%) Scrum
13 43 (4.07%) Stakeholder Management
14 42 (3.98%) Test Scripting
15 40 (3.79%) Integration Testing
15 40 (3.79%) ITSM
16 36 (3.41%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 130 (12.31%) SQL
2 70 (6.63%) Java
3 59 (5.59%) C
4 55 (5.21%) C++
4 55 (5.21%) PowerShell
5 37 (3.50%) C#
6 32 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 29 (2.75%) Bash Shell
8 21 (1.99%) Python
9 19 (1.80%) F#
10 18 (1.70%) VBScript
11 17 (1.61%) Ada
11 17 (1.61%) Perl
12 16 (1.52%) PL/SQL
12 16 (1.52%) Shell Script
13 10 (0.95%) VB
14 6 (0.57%) T-SQL
14 6 (0.57%) TypeScript
15 4 (0.38%) ES6
15 4 (0.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 766 (72.54%) SC Cleared
2 130 (12.31%) DV Cleared
3 105 (9.94%) Cisco Certification
4 104 (9.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 85 (8.05%) CCNP
6 77 (7.29%) Degree
7 38 (3.60%) CCDP
8 35 (3.31%) JNCIA
9 30 (2.84%) CCSA
9 30 (2.84%) Computer Science Degree
10 27 (2.56%) CCSE
11 26 (2.46%) CCIE
11 26 (2.46%) CCNA
11 26 (2.46%) JNCIE
12 25 (2.37%) CCIP
12 25 (2.37%) ISEB
12 25 (2.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 24 (2.27%) ISTQB
13 24 (2.27%) RHCE
14 21 (1.99%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (4.17%) PMO
2 24 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (2.27%) QA
3 21 (1.99%) SLA
4 15 (1.42%) JSP 440
5 9 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 15288
6 7 (0.66%) Def Stans
6 7 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (0.38%) IEC 61508
7 4 (0.38%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.38%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.38%) RMADS
8 3 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 2 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (0.19%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.095%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.095%) ISO 31000
10 1 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 86 (8.14%) Active Directory
2 80 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (3.69%) vSphere
4 27 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (1.99%) Oracle RAC
6 18 (1.70%) Docker
7 12 (1.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 6 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (0.47%) vCloud
10 4 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (0.28%) Firmware
11 3 (0.28%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.28%) SRDF
11 3 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.28%) XenApp
12 2 (0.19%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.19%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.19%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.095%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 38 (3.60%) Puppet
2 27 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (2.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 25 (2.37%) FortiGate
4 25 (2.37%) Netcool
5 18 (1.70%) Tivoli
6 15 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
7 14 (1.33%) SCCM
8 12 (1.14%) Oracle RMAN
9 10 (0.95%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 9 (0.85%) vCenter Server
10 9 (0.85%) vRealize
11 8 (0.76%) Cobbler
11 8 (0.76%) Data Guard
11 8 (0.76%) SCOM
12 7 (0.66%) AirWatch
12 7 (0.66%) Ansible
13 6 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
13 6 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 6 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 172 (16.29%) Microsoft
2 163 (15.44%) Cisco
3 149 (14.11%) VMware
4 101 (9.56%) Oracle
5 92 (8.71%) Red Hat
6 82 (7.77%) HP
7 68 (6.44%) Motorola
8 61 (5.78%) Juniper
9 52 (4.92%) F5
10 50 (4.73%) SAP
11 42 (3.98%) CheckPoint
12 36 (3.41%) IBM
12 36 (3.41%) Remedy
13 31 (2.94%) Fortinet
14 28 (2.65%) Citrix
14 28 (2.65%) Riverbed
15 25 (2.37%) Aruba
16 20 (1.89%) CA
16 20 (1.89%) EMC
17 18 (1.70%) McAfee
Portsmouth, Hampshire
KnownFour
Rate: £28 - £32 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Yoh
Rate: £363.20 - £443.91 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £445.35 - £500.99 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £392.81 - £441.89 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £390 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
UKCloud
Rate: Competitive Rates / Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £20.00 - £25.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago