The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salisbury with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
Wiltshire / Salisbury
Rank 1 1 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5  
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 21 44 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salisbury 70.00% 81.48% 14.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 95.45% 95.65% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 33 4
Median daily rate £365 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £247 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £525 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -12.79% +22.85%  

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 Salisbury.

Academic & Professional Certification
Salisbury
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 22 46 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salisbury 73.33% 85.19% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 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 £265 £300 £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 £27.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.25% +77.77%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Salisbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salisbury citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Salisbury

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Salisbury

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Salisbury

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Salisbury over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Salisbury

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Salisbury

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Salisbury region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 27 (65.85%) SC Cleared
2 14 (34.15%) DV Cleared
3 13 (31.71%) Management Information System
4 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
5 10 (24.39%) Project Management
6 7 (17.07%) Finance
6 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
6 7 (17.07%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
6 7 (17.07%) Resource Allocation
7 6 (14.63%) SANS
7 6 (14.63%) SQL
7 6 (14.63%) Military
7 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
7 6 (14.63%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (14.63%) Degree
8 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
8 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
8 5 (12.20%) C#
8 5 (12.20%) MS Project
9 4 (9.76%) C
9 4 (9.76%) CISSP
9 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
9 4 (9.76%) Physics
9 4 (9.76%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (9.76%) OWASP
9 4 (9.76%) Metasploit
9 4 (9.76%) Wireshark
9 4 (9.76%) Nmap
9 4 (9.76%) Network Packet Analysis
9 4 (9.76%) Network Packet Capture

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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 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.20%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Wireshark
2 2 (4.88%) DNS
2 2 (4.88%) Firewall
2 2 (4.88%) LAN
2 2 (4.88%) NetScaler
2 2 (4.88%) SSL
2 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.88%) VPN
2 2 (4.88%) WAN
2 2 (4.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.44%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (2.44%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Metasploit
2 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (14.63%) Coordinator
1 6 (14.63%) Project Coordinator
2 5 (12.20%) Architect
3 4 (9.76%) Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Penetration Tester
3 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
3 4 (9.76%) Tester
4 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Information Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Information Assurance Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Developer
4 3 (7.32%) UML Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) UML Business Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Associate Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Scientific Software Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Information Security Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.88%) CESG
2 2 (4.88%) Cyber Defence
2 2 (4.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Project Management
2 7 (17.07%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
2 7 (17.07%) Resource Allocation
3 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
3 6 (14.63%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
4 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
5 4 (9.76%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
5 4 (9.76%) Network Packet Analysis
5 4 (9.76%) Network Packet Capture
5 4 (9.76%) OWASP
5 4 (9.76%) Physics
6 3 (7.32%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (7.32%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (7.32%) Information Assurance
6 3 (7.32%) Requirements Management
6 3 (7.32%) UML
6 3 (7.32%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) SQL
2 5 (12.20%) C#
3 4 (9.76%) C
4 3 (7.32%) C++
4 3 (7.32%) MATLAB
4 3 (7.32%) Python
5 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (65.85%) SC Cleared
2 14 (34.15%) DV Cleared
3 6 (14.63%) Degree
3 6 (14.63%) SANS
4 4 (9.76%) CISSP
5 1 (2.44%) APMP
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Nmap
2 2 (4.88%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (4.88%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Aruba
2 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
2 2 (4.88%) Citrix
2 2 (4.88%) HP
2 2 (4.88%) Intel Security
2 2 (4.88%) Juniper
2 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds