The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 33 69 63
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -6
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 25 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.11% 1.47% 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% 8.57% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 1
Median daily rate £325 £363 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +16.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £371
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +4.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
Median hourly rate £10.00 £48.50 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.38% +205.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +108.33%
SC Cleared
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
100 140 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.42% 17.20% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 79 59
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £245 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 16
Median hourly rate £10.00 £18.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% -14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +31.94%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +14 8 £400 +10.34% 2
Peterborough +3 5 - -
Huntingdon - 4 £145 -
SC Cleared
East of England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 40 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 14 (35.00%) Windows
4 13 (32.50%) ITIL
4 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
5 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
6 8 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 7 (17.50%) MS Exchange
7 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (17.50%) SQL
7 7 (17.50%) MS Office
8 6 (15.00%) MCSE
8 6 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (15.00%) DV Cleared
8 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
9 5 (12.50%) Validation
9 5 (12.50%) SLA
9 5 (12.50%) Project Management
9 5 (12.50%) VMware
10 4 (10.00%) CESG
10 4 (10.00%) CESG CLAS
10 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
10 4 (10.00%) JSP 440
10 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (10.00%) CLAS
11 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (7.50%) Time Management
11 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (7.50%) Migration
11 3 (7.50%) Scrum

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 7 (17.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
1 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.00%) NAS
3 1 (2.50%) DHCP
3 1 (2.50%) Intranet
3 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) GIS
2 2 (5.00%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (2.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 7 (17.50%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Data Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) IT Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Service Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Information Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (5.00%) IT Support
6 2 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Java Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Security Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) CESG
1 4 (10.00%) CESG CLAS
2 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Biometrics
3 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.50%) EPoS
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.00%) Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) ITIL
2 5 (12.50%) Project Management
2 5 (12.50%) Validation
3 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.50%) Migration
4 3 (7.50%) Scrum
4 3 (7.50%) Time Management
5 2 (5.00%) Change Control
5 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.00%) Information Security
5 2 (5.00%) MODAF
5 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.00%) SDLC
5 2 (5.00%) Service Management
5 2 (5.00%) SysML
5 2 (5.00%) UML
5 2 (5.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) Python
3 2 (5.00%) C
3 2 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (15.00%) DV Cleared
3 6 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (15.00%) MCSE
4 4 (10.00%) CLAS
5 2 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (5.00%) CISSP
5 2 (5.00%) ISEB
6 1 (2.50%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) MCP
6 1 (2.50%) MCSA
6 1 (2.50%) VCP5
6 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
2 4 (10.00%) JSP 440
3 2 (5.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) VMware
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco
3 3 (7.50%) Citrix
3 3 (7.50%) Dell
4 2 (5.00%) ESRI
5 1 (2.50%) Adobe
5 1 (2.50%) Becrypt
5 1 (2.50%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.50%) Lotus
5 1 (2.50%) Symantec