Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Security 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 Clearance
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 94 56
Rank change year-on-year +18 -38 +3
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 29 12 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.34% 0.94% 3.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.72% 6.35% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 45
Oxfordshire median daily rate £355 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.23% +18.18% -14.06%
10th Percentile £133 £294 £213
90th Percentile £445 £475 £438
South East median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.13% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.77 - -
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £38.25 £30.90
% change year-on-year -52.94% +23.79% +81.02%

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 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%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Oxfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Oxfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Oxfordshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Oxfordshire

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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 Security 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 +10 18 £355 +11.37%
Abingdon - 4 £133 - 1
Security Cleared
South East

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

1 19 (65.52%) SC Cleared
2 13 (44.83%) Windows
3 6 (20.69%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) SDLC
4 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (17.24%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (17.24%) Windows 10
4 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
4 5 (17.24%) Project Management
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.79%) Document Management
5 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
5 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (13.79%) Intranet
5 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
5 4 (13.79%) Office 365
6 3 (10.34%) Web Application Development
6 3 (10.34%) Driving Licence
6 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.34%) CSS
6 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) VMware
6 3 (10.34%) Change Management
6 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (10.34%) BDD
6 3 (10.34%) REST
7 2 (6.90%) TDD
7 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Incident Management

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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 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Office 365
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.45%) IaaS
3 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Intranet
2 2 (6.90%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) Internet
3 1 (3.45%) LAN
3 1 (3.45%) MPLS
3 1 (3.45%) VoIP
3 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) OLAP
2 1 (3.45%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
2 4 (13.79%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Field Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Office 365 Developer
4 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Data Modeller
5 1 (3.45%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) CSS
1 3 (10.34%) REST
2 2 (6.90%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.90%) HTML
2 2 (6.90%) HTML5
2 2 (6.90%) React
3 1 (3.45%) Angular 2
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.45%) CSS3
3 1 (3.45%) J2EE
3 1 (3.45%) jQuery
3 1 (3.45%) Laravel
3 1 (3.45%) Node.js
3 1 (3.45%) SOAP
3 1 (3.45%) Symfony
3 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows 10
3 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) SDLC
2 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.24%) Project Management
3 4 (13.79%) Document Management
4 3 (10.34%) BDD
4 3 (10.34%) Change Management
4 3 (10.34%) Scrum
4 3 (10.34%) Web Application Development
5 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.90%) TDD
5 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Data Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) PHP
4 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Ruby
4 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (65.52%) SC Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.90%) ISEB
4 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
4 2 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.45%) APMP
5 1 (3.45%) CCNP
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.45%) DBS Check
5 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) BitLocker
3 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) ProxySG
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) Acronis
3 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) Forcepoint
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) Juniper
3 1 (3.45%) Lumension
3 1 (3.45%) McAfee
3 1 (3.45%) NetApp
3 1 (3.45%) OpenText
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Twitter