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 3 months to 29 June 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 6 1
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5  
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 36 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 21.82% 15.44% 18.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 73.47% 56.10% 73.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 9
Portsmouth median daily rate £375 £444 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.49% +47.91%  
10th Percentile £262 £311 £272
90th Percentile £470 £576 £401
Hampshire median daily rate £417 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +11.31% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 4
Portsmouth median hourly rate £43.75 £47.83 £43.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.53% +8.72%  
10th Percentile £21.63 £44.63 £23.36
90th Percentile £57.72 £53.75 £47.83
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £16.16
% change year-on-year -11.11% +178.46%  

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

Academic & Professional Certification
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 49 41 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 29.70% 27.52% 25.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 41 26
Portsmouth median daily rate £400 £390 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +30.00%  
10th Percentile £283 £281 £185
90th Percentile £475 £575 £395
Hampshire median daily rate £415 £375 £371
% change year-on-year +10.66% +0.95%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 37 8
Portsmouth median hourly rate £45.00 £47.83 £43.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.91% +8.72%  
10th Percentile £41.25 £44.25 £14.29
90th Percentile £62.50 £53.75 £47.83
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £47.83 £17.50
% change year-on-year -16.37% +173.31%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Portsmouth

Security Cleared
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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Security Cleared in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 69 (75.82%) SC Cleared
2 26 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 24 (26.37%) SAP
4 16 (17.58%) SQL
4 16 (17.58%) Windows
5 15 (16.48%) DV Cleared
6 13 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (10.99%) VMware
7 10 (10.99%) Java
7 10 (10.99%) Active Directory
7 10 (10.99%) MS Exchange
8 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
8 9 (9.89%) Configuration Management
9 8 (8.79%) Cisco
9 8 (8.79%) SharePoint
9 8 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (7.69%) SAP GTS
10 7 (7.69%) Scrum
10 7 (7.69%) LAN
10 7 (7.69%) SLA
10 7 (7.69%) C#
10 7 (7.69%) HTML
10 7 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
10 7 (7.69%) Legal
10 7 (7.69%) Migration
10 7 (7.69%) Validation
10 7 (7.69%) Windows Server
10 7 (7.69%) SAP S/4HANA
11 6 (6.59%) Palo Alto
11 6 (6.59%) Skype

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 10 (10.99%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.79%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.49%) Skype for Business
4 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.30%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.10%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.10%) Confluence
6 1 (1.10%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.10%) nginx
6 1 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.10%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 7 (7.69%) SAP GTS
1 7 (7.69%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.10%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.69%) LAN
2 6 (6.59%) Firewall
2 6 (6.59%) Skype
2 6 (6.59%) VoIP
2 6 (6.59%) WAN
2 6 (6.59%) Wireless
3 4 (4.40%) IP Telephony
3 4 (4.40%) Network Security
3 4 (4.40%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.40%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (3.30%) DNS
4 3 (3.30%) NetScaler
4 3 (3.30%) PBX
5 2 (2.20%) SAN
5 2 (2.20%) SNMP
6 1 (1.10%) BGP
6 1 (1.10%) DHCP
6 1 (1.10%) Intranet
6 1 (1.10%) OSPF
6 1 (1.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.30%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (2.20%) MySQL
4 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.10%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.40%) Eclipse
2 4 (4.40%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 3 (3.30%) ClearCase
3 3 (3.30%) JIRA
4 2 (2.20%) AdminStudio
4 2 (2.20%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.20%) MSI
5 1 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.10%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.10%) Gradle
5 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.10%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.10%) Maven
5 1 (1.10%) QUnit
5 1 (1.10%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 7 (7.69%) Legal
2 6 (6.59%) Military
3 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.30%) Finance
5 2 (2.20%) Advertising
6 1 (1.10%) Electronics
6 1 (1.10%) French Language
6 1 (1.10%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.10%) Marketing
6 1 (1.10%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (18.68%) Consultant
2 14 (15.38%) SAP Consultant
3 9 (9.89%) Analyst
3 9 (9.89%) Developer
4 7 (7.69%) Architect
4 7 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 6 (6.59%) Software Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Firewall Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Test Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Mobile Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Rollout Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Service Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) PC Rollout Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) SAPUI5 Consultant
8 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Security Consultant
8 3 (3.30%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.69%) HTML
2 6 (6.59%) CSS
3 5 (5.49%) .NET
4 4 (4.40%) XML
5 3 (3.30%) Ajax
5 3 (3.30%) SAP Fiori
5 3 (3.30%) SAPUI5
5 3 (3.30%) Web Services
6 2 (2.20%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.20%) Kendo UI
6 2 (2.20%) MFC
6 2 (2.20%) REST
6 2 (2.20%) WCF
6 2 (2.20%) XML Messaging
7 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.10%) jQuery
7 1 (1.10%) JSF
7 1 (1.10%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (1.10%) Spring
7 1 (1.10%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.40%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.30%) PKI
3 3 (3.30%) RIA
4 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.20%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.20%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.20%) Replication
4 2 (2.20%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.10%) Clustering
5 1 (1.10%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.10%) PMI
5 1 (1.10%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.10%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.58%) Windows
2 7 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 6 (6.59%) Linux
4 4 (4.40%) Unix
4 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.30%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.20%) Solaris
6 2 (2.20%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (9.89%) Configuration Management
3 7 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
3 7 (7.69%) Migration
3 7 (7.69%) Scrum
3 7 (7.69%) Validation
4 6 (6.59%) Document Management
4 6 (6.59%) ITIL
4 6 (6.59%) Project Management
4 6 (6.59%) Service Management
4 6 (6.59%) Software Engineering
4 6 (6.59%) Test Strategy
5 5 (5.49%) Change Management
5 5 (5.49%) Customer Requirements
5 5 (5.49%) MVC
5 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2
5 5 (5.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (5.49%) Test Automation
6 4 (4.40%) Software Testing
6 4 (4.40%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.58%) SQL
2 10 (10.99%) Java
3 7 (7.69%) C#
4 5 (5.49%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.30%) C
5 3 (3.30%) C++
5 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.20%) Ada
6 2 (2.20%) Ada 83
6 2 (2.20%) Ada 95
6 2 (2.20%) Jython
6 2 (2.20%) Python
7 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.10%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.10%) VBA
7 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 69 (75.82%) SC Cleared
2 15 (16.48%) DV Cleared
3 6 (6.59%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.40%) CCNA
4 4 (4.40%) CCNP
5 3 (3.30%) BC Cleared
5 3 (3.30%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.20%) Degree
6 2 (2.20%) MCTS
7 1 (1.10%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.10%) CISSP
7 1 (1.10%) ISEB
7 1 (1.10%) MCSA
7 1 (1.10%) MCSE
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.10%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.10%) VCAP
7 1 (1.10%) VCDX
7 1 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.69%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.10%) Def Stans
3 1 (1.10%) PMO
3 1 (1.10%) QA
3 1 (1.10%) RMADS
System Software
1 10 (10.99%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.30%) vSphere
4 2 (2.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (2.20%) SCCM
2 1 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.10%) SCOM
2 1 (1.10%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 26 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 24 (26.37%) SAP
3 10 (10.99%) VMware
4 8 (8.79%) Cisco
5 6 (6.59%) Palo Alto
6 4 (4.40%) Telerik
7 3 (3.30%) CA
7 3 (3.30%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.30%) IFS
7 3 (3.30%) Nintex
8 2 (2.20%) Citrix
8 2 (2.20%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.20%) HP
8 2 (2.20%) Oracle
8 2 (2.20%) Remedy
9 1 (1.10%) Ariba
9 1 (1.10%) Dell
9 1 (1.10%) Juniper
9 1 (1.10%) McAfee
9 1 (1.10%) NetApp
Portsmouth, Hampshire
KnownFour
Rate: £28 - £32 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago