The first table below looks at the demand for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cambridgeshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 61 60 60
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 14 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.73% 0.56% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.17% 3.10% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £213 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £211 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £231 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £366 £374
% change year-on-year
+1.09% -2.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £15.88 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £21.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-13.09% -7.69%
Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
115 129 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.18% 18.19% 19.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 47 66
Average daily rate £375 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £213 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 35
Average hourly rate £19.25 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.31% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £37.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
SC Cleared
East of England

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -5 6 £356 +60.11% 4
Peterborough - 3 £375 - 1
SC Cleared
East of England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) MySQL
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle
4 4 (23.53%) Windows
5 3 (17.65%) VoIP
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
5 3 (17.65%) Data Entry
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (11.76%) MCITP
6 2 (11.76%) Red Gate
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (11.76%) QA
6 2 (11.76%) Time Management
6 2 (11.76%) MCDBA
6 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
6 2 (11.76%) SLA
6 2 (11.76%) Military
7 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
7 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
7 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (5.88%) Validation
7 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) VoIP
2 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.88%) SMS
2 1 (5.88%) 3G
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (11.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) DBA
1 6 (35.29%) SQL DBA
2 4 (23.53%) Desktop Support
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Data Entry Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Data Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Project Planner
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.88%) NHS
1 1 (5.88%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
1 3 (17.65%) Data Entry
2 2 (11.76%) Time Management
3 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
3 1 (5.88%) Validation
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Strategic Management
3 1 (5.88%) QMS
3 1 (5.88%) Data Validation
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.76%) MCITP
3 2 (11.76%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Red Gate
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