Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 November 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 Check (SC) Clearance
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 103 65
Rank change year-on-year +17 -38 +3
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 19 3 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.53% 0.23% 3.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.64% 1.59% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 35
Oxfordshire median daily rate £355 £210 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +69.05% -23.64% -5.17%
10th Percentile £133 £125 £213
90th Percentile £440 £295 £438
South East median daily rate £415 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +3.62% +0.13% +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.77 - -
South East median hourly rate £17.64 £39.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -55.07% -1.88% +110.53%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 197 189 282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 15.91% 14.80% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 137 195
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.18% +4.00% +3.45%
10th Percentile £216 £197 £200
90th Percentile £525 £527 £520
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 20
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.89 £25.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.46% -21.88% +88.24%
10th Percentile £16.63 £17.64 £15.77
90th Percentile £28.78 £49.05 £55.00
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £34.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -24.44% +25.93% +58.82%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Oxfordshire

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in Oxfordshire

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared in Oxfordshire

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in Oxfordshire

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +8 11 £355 +14.52%
Abingdon - 3 £133 -
SC Cleared
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
4 4 (21.05%) Office 365
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.79%) Document Management
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) Intranet
5 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (15.79%) Web Application Development
5 3 (15.79%) SDLC
5 3 (15.79%) Driving Licence
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) HTML
6 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.53%) HTML5
7 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (5.26%) Acronis
7 1 (5.26%) Node.js
7 1 (5.26%) CSS3
7 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
7 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (5.26%) vSphere
7 1 (5.26%) APMP
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Intranet
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) MPLS
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Field Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Office 365 Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) HTML5
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (5.26%) CSS3
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) React
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.79%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Document Management
1 3 (15.79%) Project Management
1 3 (15.79%) SDLC
1 3 (15.79%) Web Application Development
2 1 (5.26%) Change Management
2 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
2 1 (5.26%) Hardware Maintenance
2 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
2 1 (5.26%) MVC
2 1 (5.26%) Network Design
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
2 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
2 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) Ruby
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) APMP
3 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.26%) CCNP
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) ProxySG
1 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Acronis
2 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) Juniper
2 1 (5.26%) McAfee
2 1 (5.26%) VMware