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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 35 47 37
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.33% 0.48% 0.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.92% 3.03% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £533 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +309.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +97.36%
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
52 66 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.28% 15.71% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 29 33
Median daily rate £400 £370 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +12.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £458 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 4
Median hourly rate £41.50 £15.77 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.15% -65.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.77 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.20 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +58.57%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Becrypt
2 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (20.00%) CLAS
2 1 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) ESRI
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) CESG
2 1 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (20.00%) RMADS
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Tester
1 1 (20.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CESG
1 1 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (20.00%) CLAS
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (20.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (20.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Becrypt
1 1 (20.00%) ESRI
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) VMware