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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 44 38 56
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 6 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.18% 2.97% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.61% 16.07% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £325 £200 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £51.00 £10.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+385.71% -75.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.85 £44.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.94% +57.01%

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
107 112 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.06% 18.45% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 57 51
Median daily rate £400 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £200 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £480 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 16
Median hourly rate £43.00 £57.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.21% +296.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £9.50 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.10 £60.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.73 £41.90 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.26% +86.22%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 +8 3 £550 +175.00% 1
Peterborough -11 2 £228 +13.75%
SC Cleared
East of England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) C
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded C
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) JSP 440
4 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) RMADS
5 1 (9.09%) CESG
5 1 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (9.09%) Sourcefire
5 1 (9.09%) Snort
5 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
5 1 (9.09%) WAN
5 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) SSL

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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (9.09%) SSL
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) CMake
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Avionics
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) CyberArk Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Splunk Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) System Design Authority
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) CESG
2 1 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
2 1 (9.09%) Security Operations
2 1 (9.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded C
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) CLAS
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) JSP 440
2 1 (9.09%) HIPAA
2 1 (9.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (9.09%) RMADS
2 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) Snort
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Becrypt
2 1 (9.09%) Capita
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) CyberArk
2 1 (9.09%) NetApp
2 1 (9.09%) Sourcefire
2 1 (9.09%) Splunk
2 1 (9.09%) Tufin