The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 42 39 42
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 5 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.28% 1.09% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.47% 7.84% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £250 £200 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -50.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.46% +91.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+49.09% +52.77%
SC Cleared
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
59 51 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.09% 13.93% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 30
Median daily rate £413 £360 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £528 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 9
Median hourly rate £47.50 £19.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+146.75% -47.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £9.35 £20.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £43.00 £40.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Dell
3 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Server
5 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
5 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
5 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (11.11%) PKI
6 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (11.11%) VPLS
6 1 (11.11%) COBIT
6 1 (11.11%) WSUS
6 1 (11.11%) Publishing
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) HIPAA

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) MPLS
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) VPLS
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) WAAS
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Python Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Information Management
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) VCP5
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
2 1 (11.11%) COBIT
2 1 (11.11%) HIPAA
2 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Dell
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Aruba
3 1 (11.11%) Avaya
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) Nortel
3 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
3 1 (11.11%) Splunk