The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 44 56 55
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 21 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.88% 1.04% 1.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.80% 7.53% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £276 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £400 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £13.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +259.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -39.65%
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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
118 93 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.16% 13.88% 18.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 42 65
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £266 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 21
Average hourly rate £28.00 £15.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.64% -22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £13.40 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
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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 +10 12 £350 +3.70% 3
Huntingdon - 2 £375 -
Peterborough +6 1 £375 -
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East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 24 (64.86%) SC Cleared
2 16 (43.24%) SQL
3 9 (24.32%) Service Delivery
3 9 (24.32%) DV Cleared
4 8 (21.62%) Incident Management
5 7 (18.92%) Data Entry
5 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
6 6 (16.22%) SLA
6 6 (16.22%) Oracle
6 6 (16.22%) Windows
6 6 (16.22%) User Experience
7 5 (13.51%) Data Structures
7 5 (13.51%) Time Management
7 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
7 5 (13.51%) Military
7 5 (13.51%) Validation
7 5 (13.51%) MySQL
8 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
8 4 (10.81%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (10.81%) Freedom of Information
9 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
9 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
9 3 (8.11%) VoIP
9 3 (8.11%) Python
9 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (8.11%) Java
9 3 (8.11%) SQL Server

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.81%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (5.41%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.70%) JBoss
3 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Project
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) VoIP
2 2 (5.41%) TETRA
3 1 (2.70%) DECT
3 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) MySQL
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.41%) Apache Hive
3 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.41%) Big Data
3 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.41%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Bugzilla
1 1 (2.70%) Subversion
1 1 (2.70%) Maven
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (13.51%) Military
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Service Manager
2 7 (18.92%) Services Delivery Manager
2 7 (18.92%) Delivery Manager
3 6 (16.22%) SQL DBA
3 6 (16.22%) DBA
4 5 (13.51%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Desktop Support
5 4 (10.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Data Entry Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Data Administrator
8 1 (2.70%) Deployment Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Services Manager
8 1 (2.70%) IT Support
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.70%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Django
2 1 (2.70%) EJB
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.70%) Spring
2 1 (2.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) User Experience
2 5 (13.51%) Data Structures
2 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.81%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (5.41%) Data Integration
4 2 (5.41%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) UNIX
2 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Service Delivery
2 8 (21.62%) Incident Management
3 7 (18.92%) Data Entry
4 5 (13.51%) Time Management
4 5 (13.51%) Validation
5 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
6 3 (8.11%) ITIL
6 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.41%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.41%) UML
7 2 (5.41%) Quality Management
7 2 (5.41%) QMS
7 2 (5.41%) Data Validation
7 2 (5.41%) MapReduce
7 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.41%) Big Data Analytics
7 2 (5.41%) Analytics
8 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (2.70%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) Python
2 3 (8.11%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) Perl
3 1 (2.70%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 24 (64.86%) SC Cleared
2 9 (24.32%) DV Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.41%) MCITP
4 2 (5.41%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) HP
3 2 (5.41%) Red Gate
3 2 (5.41%) Vertica
3 2 (5.41%) Infobright