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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 36 65 42
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -23
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 21 1 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.53% 0.14% 3.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.44% 0.99% 15.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 6
Average daily rate £200 £188 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -28.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £188 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £188 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £10.50 - £28.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+49.12% +58.33%
Security 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
108 101 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.15% 13.89% 20.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 57 43
Average daily rate £325 £384 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.30% +22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £199 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £525 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 13
Average hourly rate £44.50 £12.00 £18.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+270.83% -35.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.74 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £24.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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

Security Cleared
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 8 February 2016.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Security Cleared
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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Peterborough - 12 £174 -
Cambridge -2 4 £200 +6.66%
Huntingdon - 2 £404 -
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 28 (73.68%) SC Cleared
2 19 (50.00%) Windows
3 17 (44.74%) Active Directory
4 12 (31.58%) ITIL
5 11 (28.95%) Windows 7
6 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
7 8 (21.05%) Windows XP
7 8 (21.05%) MS Office
8 7 (18.42%) Cisco
8 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
8 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
9 6 (15.79%) MCSE
9 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
9 6 (15.79%) Citrix
9 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (13.16%) SLA
10 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
10 5 (13.16%) Incident Management
10 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
11 4 (10.53%) Skype for Business
11 4 (10.53%) VMware
11 4 (10.53%) Retail
11 4 (10.53%) VoIP
11 4 (10.53%) HP
12 3 (7.89%) Service Management
12 3 (7.89%) Apple
12 3 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.53%) Skype for Business
4 3 (7.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (7.89%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Office
2 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) VoIP
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (5.26%) LAN
2 2 (5.26%) NetScaler
2 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (2.63%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) Internet
3 1 (2.63%) MPLS
3 1 (2.63%) Network Security
3 1 (2.63%) VPLS
3 1 (2.63%) VPN
3 1 (2.63%) WAAS
3 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) GIS
2 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.63%) Jasmine
1 1 (2.63%) RSpec
General
1 4 (10.53%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Publishing
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
3 1 (2.63%) Military
3 1 (2.63%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Analyst
2 5 (13.16%) Service Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Administrator
3 4 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) SharePoint Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (7.89%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Desktop Support
4 3 (7.89%) Network Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Test Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.63%) CSS
1 1 (2.63%) HTML
1 1 (2.63%) jQuery
1 1 (2.63%) Middleware
1 1 (2.63%) OAuth
1 1 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (2.63%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.89%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.63%) PKI
3 1 (2.63%) SCADA
3 1 (2.63%) Social Media
3 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Windows
2 11 (28.95%) Windows 7
3 8 (21.05%) Windows XP
4 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
5 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.26%) Linux
8 1 (2.63%) AIX
8 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.63%) Solaris
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) ITIL
2 5 (13.16%) Incident Management
3 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
3 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (7.89%) ITIL V3
3 3 (7.89%) ITSM
3 3 (7.89%) Service Management
4 2 (5.26%) Data Analysis
4 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (5.26%) Information Management
4 2 (5.26%) Migration
4 2 (5.26%) SOA
4 2 (5.26%) Test Planning
4 2 (5.26%) Validation
5 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.63%) Resource Management
5 1 (2.63%) Security Testing
5 1 (2.63%) System Testing
5 1 (2.63%) Time Management
5 1 (2.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) C
1 1 (2.63%) CoffeeScript
1 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.63%) Ruby
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (73.68%) SC Cleared
2 6 (15.79%) MCSE
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.89%) Degree
3 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (7.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.63%) APMP
4 1 (2.63%) CCIE
4 1 (2.63%) CCNA
4 1 (2.63%) CCNP
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.63%) COBIT
3 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.63%) HIPAA
3 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.63%) Solvency II
System Software
1 17 (44.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) Cisco
3 6 (15.79%) Citrix
4 4 (10.53%) HP
4 4 (10.53%) VMware
5 3 (7.89%) Apple
5 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
5 3 (7.89%) F5
5 3 (7.89%) Fortinet
5 3 (7.89%) Palo Alto
6 2 (5.26%) Avaya
7 1 (2.63%) Adobe
7 1 (2.63%) Aruba
7 1 (2.63%) Dell
7 1 (2.63%) hybris
7 1 (2.63%) Juniper
7 1 (2.63%) NetApp
7 1 (2.63%) Nortel
7 1 (2.63%) Pega
7 1 (2.63%) Sitecore