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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 35 66 50
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -16
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 21 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.58% 1.17% 2.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.63% 6.58% 17.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 12
Median daily rate £325 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £295 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £363 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Median hourly rate £10.00 £57.50 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.60% +262.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £35.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.01% +77.50%
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
107 152 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.26% 17.78% 14.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 81 66
Median daily rate £400 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £210 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 15
Median hourly rate £10.00 £15.77 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.58% -18.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +16 6 £288 -20.68% 2
Peterborough +11 5 - - 1
Huntingdon - 3 £140 -
SC Cleared
East of England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 39 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (33.33%) ITIL
3 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 11 (28.21%) Active Directory
5 10 (25.64%) Windows
6 7 (17.95%) SQL
6 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
7 6 (15.38%) MS Office
7 6 (15.38%) SLA
7 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
7 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (15.38%) Project Management
7 6 (15.38%) VMware
8 5 (12.82%) Validation
8 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
8 5 (12.82%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (12.82%) Windows XP
8 5 (12.82%) MCSE
8 5 (12.82%) DV Cleared
9 4 (10.26%) CLAS
9 4 (10.26%) TOGAF
9 4 (10.26%) JSP 440
9 4 (10.26%) CESG
9 4 (10.26%) CESG CLAS
10 3 (7.69%) Scrum
10 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (7.69%) Time Management
10 3 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (7.69%) GIS
10 3 (7.69%) Symantec

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 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.13%) NAS
3 1 (2.56%) DHCP
3 1 (2.56%) Intranet
3 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) GIS
2 2 (5.13%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (2.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (12.82%) Analyst
2 5 (12.82%) Support Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Administrator
4 3 (7.69%) Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) 1st Line Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Information Manager
5 2 (5.13%) IT Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) IT Support
5 2 (5.13%) Java Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) CESG
1 4 (10.26%) CESG CLAS
2 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Biometrics
3 1 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.56%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.56%) EPoS
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
2 5 (12.82%) Windows XP
3 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (15.38%) Project Management
3 5 (12.82%) Validation
4 4 (10.26%) TOGAF
5 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.69%) Scrum
5 3 (7.69%) Time Management
6 2 (5.13%) Change Control
6 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.13%) Information Security
6 2 (5.13%) Migration
6 2 (5.13%) MODAF
6 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.13%) SDLC
6 2 (5.13%) Service Management
6 2 (5.13%) SysML
6 2 (5.13%) UML
6 2 (5.13%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) C
2 2 (5.13%) Java
2 2 (5.13%) Python
3 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (12.82%) DV Cleared
3 5 (12.82%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (12.82%) MCSE
4 4 (10.26%) CLAS
5 3 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (5.13%) CISSP
6 2 (5.13%) ISEB
7 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.56%) MCP
7 1 (2.56%) MCSA
7 1 (2.56%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) SLA
2 4 (10.26%) JSP 440
3 2 (5.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.13%) RMADS
System Software
1 11 (28.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) NetBackup
1 2 (5.13%) SCCM
1 2 (5.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.56%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) VMware
3 3 (7.69%) Symantec
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco
4 2 (5.13%) CommVault
4 2 (5.13%) Dell
4 2 (5.13%) EMC
4 2 (5.13%) ESRI
4 2 (5.13%) NetApp
5 1 (2.56%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.56%) Adobe
5 1 (2.56%) Becrypt
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix
5 1 (2.56%) HP
5 1 (2.56%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.56%) Lotus
5 1 (2.56%) Veeam