Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 28 July 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
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 36 14
Rank change year-on-year +10 -22 +23
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 18 11 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 3.66% 2.55% 8.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.95% 15.94% 63.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 6 20
Northampton median daily rate £525 £458 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.75% +9.45% +1.33%
10th Percentile £258 £273 £246
90th Percentile £538 £544 £476
Northamptonshire median daily rate £513 £415 £412
% change year-on-year +23.49% +0.85% -0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Northampton median hourly rate £11.17 £10.25 £18.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.98% -45.36% +16.09%
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.17 £11.25 £18.76
% change year-on-year -0.71% -40.03% +16.09%

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 Northampton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Northampton
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 95 69 73
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 19.31% 15.97% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 47 45
Northampton median daily rate £338 £375 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -7.86% +2.39%
10th Percentile £171 £148 £218
90th Percentile £515 £523 £538
Northamptonshire median daily rate £338 £375 £416
% change year-on-year -10.00% -9.86% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 8
Northampton median hourly rate £11.17 £11.25 £18.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.71% -40.03% +16.09%
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.17 £11.25 £18.52
% change year-on-year -0.71% -39.25% +14.60%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Northampton

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Northampton

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Northampton over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Northampton

Security Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 15 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) ITIL
3 8 (44.44%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) Service Management
4 6 (33.33%) ITSM
4 6 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 6 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
4 6 (33.33%) ITIL V3
5 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
5 5 (27.78%) Firewall
5 5 (27.78%) OVSD
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (27.78%) HP
6 4 (22.22%) ICMP
6 4 (22.22%) BGP
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 4 (22.22%) CCNP
6 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco
6 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 4 (22.22%) Network Design
6 4 (22.22%) VMware
6 4 (22.22%) Wireless
6 4 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (22.22%) Palo Alto
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (22.22%) Network Monitoring

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) BGP
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (22.22%) ICMP
2 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 4 (22.22%) Wireless
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) NAS
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Network Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Network Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Project Officer
3 3 (16.67%) Project Support Officer
3 3 (16.67%) Support Officer
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Logistics Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) CESG
2 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) NHS
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) CentOS
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.56%) Unix
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 6 (33.33%) ITSM
2 6 (33.33%) Service Management
2 6 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
4 4 (22.22%) Network Design
4 4 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 3 (16.67%) Logistics
6 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL V2
7 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (5.56%) PRINCE
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) CCNP
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (5.56%) APMP
5 1 (5.56%) MCDBA
5 1 (5.56%) MCP
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) vCloud
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) OVSD
2 1 (5.56%) AirWatch
2 1 (5.56%) Nagios
2 1 (5.56%) vMotion
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) HP
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco
2 4 (22.22%) Palo Alto
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Veeam