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 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 37 34 41
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7  
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 1 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.36% 1.25% 1.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.85% 6.52% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 7
Median daily rate £375 £320 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.18% -17.41%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -13.79% +33.84%  

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

Academic & Professional Certification
Oxford
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 54 46 90
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 19.42% 19.17% 24.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 37 76
Median daily rate £375 £320 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.18% -28.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £125 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £493 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in Oxford

SC Cleared
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Oxford region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

SC Cleared
Top Related 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
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