The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 31 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.92% 1.06% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.23% 5.97% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £373 £200 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +10.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £44.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +46.66%

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
65 67 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.77% 17.82% 9.42%
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% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 4
Median hourly rate £42.00 £60.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +39.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 3 (33.33%) C
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) High Availability
2 2 (22.22%) HPUX
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Intel
2 2 (22.22%) Device Driver
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) XPath
3 1 (11.11%) Ontologies
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) GlassFish
3 1 (11.11%) JSP 440
3 1 (11.11%) RMADS
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) CESG
3 1 (11.11%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) RDF
3 1 (11.11%) XQuery
3 1 (11.11%) GIS
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services

Security 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 (11.11%) GlassFish
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) GIS
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) Triplestore
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) GIS Graduate
3 1 (11.11%) GIS Support
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
3 1 (11.11%) UI Designer
3 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
3 1 (11.11%) UI/UX Designer
3 1 (11.11%) UI/UX Developer
3 1 (11.11%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) J2EE
1 1 (11.11%) JSON
1 1 (11.11%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) Spring
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Device Driver
2 1 (11.11%) CESG
2 1 (11.11%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) HPUX
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) High Availability
1 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
2 1 (11.11%) Ontologies
2 1 (11.11%) RDF
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) XPath
3 1 (11.11%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) CLAS
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (11.11%) JSP 440
1 1 (11.11%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) Intel