Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 July 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 Clearance
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 3
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 -2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 98 86 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 26.92% 26.63% 18.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 77.78% 69.92% 59.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 30 28
Portsmouth median daily rate £500 £400 £461
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -13.28% +46.43%
10th Percentile £190 £280 £310
90th Percentile £638 £492 £541
Hampshire median daily rate £438 £424 £390
% change year-on-year +3.24% +8.65% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 10
Portsmouth median hourly rate £44.50 £42.50 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.71% -11.14% +20.86%
10th Percentile £40.18 £11.38 £44.93
90th Percentile £47.83 £53.63 £54.13
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +8.75% -11.11% +178.47%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 126 123 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 34.62% 38.08% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 47 46
Portsmouth median daily rate £500 £388 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -7.46% +35.08%
10th Percentile £202 £272 £253
90th Percentile £642 £489 £531
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £405 £380
% change year-on-year +4.94% +6.58% +2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 36 20
Portsmouth median hourly rate £43.71 £45.00 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.87% -5.92% +22.64%
10th Percentile £39.42 £14.25 £15.81
90th Percentile £47.83 £60.87 £54.13
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £44.75
% change year-on-year +6.25% -10.61% +171.21%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Portsmouth

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Portsmouth

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Portsmouth

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Portsmouth

Security Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Security Cleared in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 85 (86.73%) SC Cleared
2 26 (26.53%) SAP
3 21 (21.43%) Windows
4 20 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (17.35%) Java
6 15 (15.31%) VMware
7 14 (14.29%) Unix
7 14 (14.29%) Degree
8 13 (13.27%) Software Engineering
8 13 (13.27%) Microsoft
9 11 (11.22%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (10.20%) DV Cleared
10 10 (10.20%) Linux
10 10 (10.20%) Python
10 10 (10.20%) Data Centre
11 9 (9.18%) Active Directory
11 9 (9.18%) UML
11 9 (9.18%) SQL
11 9 (9.18%) Firewall
12 8 (8.16%) Migration
12 8 (8.16%) Configuration Management
12 8 (8.16%) Cisco
12 8 (8.16%) DNS
12 8 (8.16%) Open Source
13 7 (7.14%) Mobile App
13 7 (7.14%) User Experience
13 7 (7.14%) Driving Licence
13 7 (7.14%) Windows Server
13 7 (7.14%) Data Analysis
13 7 (7.14%) SAP Implementation

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 6 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.10%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.08%) GlassFish
4 3 (3.06%) IIS
5 2 (2.04%) Jupyter
5 2 (2.04%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.02%) Apache
6 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.02%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) SAP PS
2 2 (2.04%) SAP ERP
2 2 (2.04%) SAP PM
3 1 (1.02%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.02%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.02%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.02%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.02%) SAP PP
3 1 (1.02%) SAP QM
3 1 (1.02%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Boomi
1 2 (2.04%) Office 365
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.18%) Firewall
2 8 (8.16%) DNS
3 6 (6.12%) BGP
3 6 (6.12%) IPsec
3 6 (6.12%) OSPF
4 5 (5.10%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (5.10%) HSRP
4 5 (5.10%) L2TP
4 5 (5.10%) LAN
4 5 (5.10%) MPLS
4 5 (5.10%) RIP
4 5 (5.10%) WAN
5 3 (3.06%) DHCP
5 3 (3.06%) SNMP
6 2 (2.04%) Internet
6 2 (2.04%) Network Security
6 2 (2.04%) VoIP
7 1 (1.02%) DMZ
7 1 (1.02%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.02%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.12%) SAP BW
2 5 (5.10%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.08%) Data Mining
3 4 (4.08%) GIS
4 3 (3.06%) SAP HANA
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.04%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.02%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.02%) Lumira
6 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (6.12%) Eclipse
2 5 (5.10%) JMeter
2 5 (5.10%) Selenium
2 5 (5.10%) Subversion
3 4 (4.08%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (4.08%) Rational Functional Tester
4 3 (3.06%) JIRA
4 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Blend
4 3 (3.06%) NetBeans
5 2 (2.04%) ClearCase
5 2 (2.04%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.04%) Maven
5 2 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.02%) DbUnit
6 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.02%) HttpUnit
6 1 (1.02%) JUnit
6 1 (1.02%) LabVIEW
6 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.02%) XMLUnit
General
1 6 (6.12%) Finance
2 4 (4.08%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.06%) Billing
3 3 (3.06%) Military
4 2 (2.04%) Games
5 1 (1.02%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (21.43%) Consultant
2 19 (19.39%) Developer
3 10 (10.20%) SAP Consultant
4 9 (9.18%) Analyst
5 8 (8.16%) Software Engineer
6 5 (5.10%) Information Manager
6 5 (5.10%) Information Security Manager
6 5 (5.10%) Security Analyst
6 5 (5.10%) Security Manager
7 4 (4.08%) Data Scientist
7 4 (4.08%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.08%) Network Engineer
7 4 (4.08%) SAP Developer
7 4 (4.08%) SAP PS Consultant
7 4 (4.08%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (4.08%) Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (4.08%) Test Engineer
8 3 (3.06%) Performance Consultant
8 3 (3.06%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
8 3 (3.06%) UML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.08%) .NET
1 4 (4.08%) Node.js
1 4 (4.08%) SAP Fiori
1 4 (4.08%) WPF
1 4 (4.08%) XML
2 3 (3.06%) CSS
2 3 (3.06%) HTML
2 3 (3.06%) LDAP
2 3 (3.06%) Material Design
2 3 (3.06%) Spring
2 3 (3.06%) Vue.js
3 2 (2.04%) EJB
3 2 (2.04%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (2.04%) J2EE
3 2 (2.04%) Java EE 5
3 2 (2.04%) jQuery
3 2 (2.04%) Middleware
3 2 (2.04%) Pandas
3 2 (2.04%) SAP ALE
3 2 (2.04%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.20%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.14%) Driving Licence
2 7 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 7 (7.14%) User Experience
3 5 (5.10%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.10%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.06%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.02%) CUDA
7 1 (1.02%) PKI
7 1 (1.02%) PMI
7 1 (1.02%) Replication
7 1 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.02%) VHDL
7 1 (1.02%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.43%) Windows
2 14 (14.29%) Unix
3 10 (10.20%) Linux
4 7 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.06%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.04%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.02%) Debian
7 1 (1.02%) Kali Linux
7 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.02%) Slackware
7 1 (1.02%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (13.27%) Software Engineering
3 9 (9.18%) UML
4 8 (8.16%) Configuration Management
4 8 (8.16%) Migration
4 8 (8.16%) Open Source
5 7 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 7 (7.14%) SAP Implementation
6 6 (6.12%) Data Migration
6 6 (6.12%) Data Science
6 6 (6.12%) Incident Management
6 6 (6.12%) Service Delivery
6 6 (6.12%) SIEM
7 5 (5.10%) Conceptual Models
7 5 (5.10%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 5 (5.10%) Decision-Making
7 5 (5.10%) Issue Tracking
7 5 (5.10%) Network Management
7 5 (5.10%) Threat Intelligence
7 5 (5.10%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.35%) Java
2 10 (10.20%) Python
3 9 (9.18%) SQL
4 6 (6.12%) C++
5 5 (5.10%) ABAP
5 5 (5.10%) C#
6 4 (4.08%) BeanShell
6 4 (4.08%) R
7 3 (3.06%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.04%) C
8 2 (2.04%) ES6
8 2 (2.04%) Java 8
8 2 (2.04%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 85 (86.73%) SC Cleared
2 14 (14.29%) Degree
3 10 (10.20%) DV Cleared
4 6 (6.12%) CCNA
4 6 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (6.12%) CISSP
5 5 (5.10%) CISM
5 5 (5.10%) CISMP
6 1 (1.02%) APMP
6 1 (1.02%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.02%) CITP
6 1 (1.02%) HNC
6 1 (1.02%) HND
6 1 (1.02%) IRCA
6 1 (1.02%) ISEB
6 1 (1.02%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.02%) MAPM
6 1 (1.02%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.02%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.08%) PMO
3 3 (3.06%) QA
3 3 (3.06%) SLA
4 1 (1.02%) JSP 440
System Software
1 11 (11.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.18%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.06%) vSphere
4 2 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.02%) Firmware
5 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (5.10%) Nessus
1 5 (5.10%) Nmap
2 2 (2.04%) MOM
2 2 (2.04%) SCOM
2 2 (2.04%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (2.04%) WSUS
3 1 (1.02%) Ansible
3 1 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (26.53%) SAP
2 15 (15.31%) VMware
3 13 (13.27%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.16%) Cisco
5 6 (6.12%) Juniper
6 4 (4.08%) Oracle
7 3 (3.06%) Google
8 2 (2.04%) Dell
8 2 (2.04%) Remedy
8 2 (2.04%) Tableau
9 1 (1.02%) McAfee
9 1 (1.02%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.02%) Symantec