The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salisbury 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
Wiltshire / Salisbury
Rank 3 2 9
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7  
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 12 35 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salisbury 41.38% 66.04% 5.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 57.14% 77.78% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 2
Median daily rate £365 £375 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.66% -18.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £273 £453
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £525 £473
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 Salisbury.

Academic & Professional Certification
Salisbury
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21 45 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salisbury 72.41% 84.91% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 34 9
Median daily rate £365 £375 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.66% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £293 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £525 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Salisbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salisbury 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 Salisbury

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in Salisbury

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Salisbury

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Salisbury over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared in Salisbury

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in Salisbury

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

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 Salisbury region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 27 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (37.04%) Management Information System
3 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.93%) Project Management
5 6 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (22.22%) SANS
6 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
6 5 (18.52%) Finance
6 5 (18.52%) Military
6 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
6 5 (18.52%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
6 5 (18.52%) Resource Allocation
7 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared
7 4 (14.81%) SQL
7 4 (14.81%) Network Packet Analysis
7 4 (14.81%) Network Packet Capture
7 4 (14.81%) OWASP
7 4 (14.81%) Metasploit
7 4 (14.81%) Nmap
7 4 (14.81%) Wireshark
8 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (11.11%) C#
8 3 (11.11%) MS Project
8 3 (11.11%) CISSP
8 3 (11.11%) Windows
9 2 (7.41%) Linux
9 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
9 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
9 2 (7.41%) HP

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury 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:

Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Wireshark
2 2 (7.41%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) LAN
2 2 (7.41%) NetScaler
2 2 (7.41%) SSL
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) VPN
2 2 (7.41%) WAN
2 2 (7.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.70%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (3.70%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Metasploit
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
1 5 (18.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (14.81%) Penetration Tester
1 4 (14.81%) Tester
2 3 (11.11%) Architect
2 3 (11.11%) Coordinator
2 3 (11.11%) Developer
2 3 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
2 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Business Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Information Security Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Senior Information Security Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Senior Security Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 1 (3.70%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Project Management
2 6 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (18.52%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
3 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
3 5 (18.52%) Resource Allocation
4 4 (14.81%) Network Packet Analysis
4 4 (14.81%) Network Packet Capture
4 4 (14.81%) OWASP
5 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (7.41%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (7.41%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.41%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.41%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) C
4 1 (3.70%) C++
4 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) SANS
3 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) CISSP
5 1 (3.70%) APMP
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Nmap
2 2 (7.41%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (7.41%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Aruba
2 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
2 2 (7.41%) Citrix
2 2 (7.41%) HP
2 2 (7.41%) Intel Security
2 2 (7.41%) Juniper
2 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds