Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 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 Check (SC) Clearance
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 65 30
Rank change year-on-year -7 -35 +29
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 6 1 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.87% 0.15% 6.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.76% 0.91% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 38
Oxford median daily rate £400 £375 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +24.79% -3.84%
10th Percentile £133 £363 £194
90th Percentile £440 £388 £438
Oxfordshire median daily rate £218 £243 £313
% change year-on-year -10.31% -22.40% -13.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate £20.50 - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £20.50 - -

SC 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 Oxford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Oxford
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 51 110 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 7.36% 16.22% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 82 117
Oxford median daily rate £425 £319 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -8.93% -21.13%
10th Percentile £216 £150 £127
90th Percentile £536 £536 £520
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -10.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 11
Oxford median hourly rate £20.50 £18.72 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.54% -65.97% +185.71%
10th Percentile £16.96 £15.74 £18.50
90th Percentile £42.15 £22.60 £76.25
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £30.25 £20.65 £45.00
% change year-on-year +46.52% -54.12% +133.77%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Oxford

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in Oxford

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Oxford over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared in Oxford

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Oxford region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared