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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 35 48 44
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 11 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.01% 2.18% 1.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.97% 11.58% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 2
Median daily rate £400 £363 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £340 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £363 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £14.40 £57.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.95% +259.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.26% +54.50%
Security 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
58 95 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.89% 18.81% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 55 40
Median daily rate £400 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 12
Median hourly rate £17.50 £48.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.91% +130.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £15.77 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £60.00 £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +31.94%

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 28 July 2016.

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 28 July 2016, 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 13 (81.25%) SC Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) DV Cleared
3 5 (31.25%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (18.75%) CLAS
5 3 (18.75%) Dell
5 3 (18.75%) Python
5 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Migration
5 3 (18.75%) CESG
5 3 (18.75%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Time Management
6 2 (12.50%) VMware Server
6 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 2 (12.50%) NonStop SQL
6 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (12.50%) ISEB
6 2 (12.50%) CISSP
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management

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 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (6.25%) GlassFish
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
2 1 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Triplestore
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Information Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Python Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) J2EE
1 1 (6.25%) JSON
1 1 (6.25%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (6.25%) REST
1 1 (6.25%) Spring
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) XML
1 1 (6.25%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) CESG
1 3 (18.75%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) SDLC
3 2 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (12.50%) Time Management
3 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (6.25%) Data Validation
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Machine Learning
4 1 (6.25%) RDF
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Server Building
4 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) XPath
4 1 (6.25%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) SC Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) DV Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) CLAS
4 2 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (12.50%) CISSP
4 2 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (6.25%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) MCSA
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (6.25%) VCP5
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (6.25%) JSP 440
2 1 (6.25%) RMADS
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Server
3 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) Becrypt
4 1 (6.25%) ESRI