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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 35 48 47
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 7 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.99% 1.31% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.67% 8.96% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Median daily rate £400 £363 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +16.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £30.95 £57.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.17% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +100.00%
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
60 67 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.09% 14.60% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 42 40
Median daily rate £400 £330 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £419 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 8
Median hourly rate £41.25 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £15.77 £34.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £111.25 £57.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +34.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 3 (27.27%) Dell
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Time Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 2 (18.18%) NonStop SQL
4 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Server
4 2 (18.18%) SaaS
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (18.18%) CLAS
4 2 (18.18%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) CESG
4 2 (18.18%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) TOGAF

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 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) NonStop SQL
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Python Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) CESG
1 2 (18.18%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (9.09%) Data Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Server Building
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Python
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (18.18%) CISSP
3 2 (18.18%) CLAS
3 2 (18.18%) ISEB
4 1 (9.09%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) MCSA
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (9.09%) VCP5
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Dell
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) VMware