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 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank - 48 57
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 0 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 1.52% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category - 7.41% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 8
Average daily rate
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- £200 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -52.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £366 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.45% -1.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £51.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -32.07%
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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
99 108 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.64% 20.49% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 39 91
Average daily rate £378 £292 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.19% -16.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 19
Average hourly rate £12.00 £18.55 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.30% -24.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.83%

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 28 January 2015. 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
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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 - - - - 2
Huntingdon - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
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East of England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Time Management
2 4 (36.36%) Validation
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) SLA
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 2 (18.18%) TETRA
5 1 (9.09%) TTCN
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 1 (9.09%) QMS
5 1 (9.09%) Data Validation
5 1 (9.09%) Banking
5 1 (9.09%) Subversion
5 1 (9.09%) Spring
5 1 (9.09%) Maven
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Java EE
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) Perl

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) TETRA
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) DECT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
1 1 (9.09%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
2 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
1 1 (9.09%) Java EE
1 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
1 1 (9.09%) EJB
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Time Management
1 4 (36.36%) Validation
2 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security
2 1 (9.09%) QMS
2 1 (9.09%) Data Validation
2 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
2 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) TTCN
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle