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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 34 43 38
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.95% 1.06% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.55% 5.97% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £550 £200 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+175.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £47.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £44.10 £26.31
% change year-on-year
-10.43% +67.61%

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
66 67 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.95% 17.82% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 34 16
Median daily rate £400 £330 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -11.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £240 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £458 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £60.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +39.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

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 15 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) CESG
3 1 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
3 1 (33.33%) RMADS
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) CLAS
3 1 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CESG
1 1 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CLAS
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
1 1 (33.33%) RMADS