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 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 41 55 55
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 17 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.76% 1.65% 1.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.68% 12.12% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 7
Average daily rate £350 £288 £242
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £213 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £338 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £21.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.23% -4.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +60.00%
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
91 99 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.77% 13.58% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 46 50
Average daily rate £425 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £104 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £493 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 14
Average hourly rate £42.50 £12.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.00% -44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.74 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 29 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 April 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 +17 10 £150 -40.00% 2
Cambridge -4 5 £250 +25.00% 2
Huntingdon -5 2 £471 +45.00%
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 33 (82.50%) SC Cleared
2 22 (55.00%) Windows
3 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 17 (42.50%) ITIL
5 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
6 10 (25.00%) MS Office
7 9 (22.50%) Windows XP
7 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
7 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (22.50%) Windows 7
8 8 (20.00%) MCSE
8 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 8 (20.00%) Cisco
8 8 (20.00%) Citrix
9 7 (17.50%) VMware
10 6 (15.00%) Incident Management
10 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
11 5 (12.50%) SLA
11 5 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
12 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
12 4 (10.00%) Windows 8
12 4 (10.00%) Office 365
12 4 (10.00%) SCCM
12 4 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (10.00%) Dell
12 4 (10.00%) VoIP
13 3 (7.50%) HP

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (7.50%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (7.50%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) MS Office
2 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) VoIP
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (5.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.50%) DHCP
3 1 (2.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) MPLS
3 1 (2.50%) Network Security
3 1 (2.50%) VPLS
3 1 (2.50%) VPN
3 1 (2.50%) WAAS
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
3 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) GIS
General
1 3 (7.50%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Publishing
3 1 (2.50%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Analyst
2 7 (17.50%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Administrator
4 4 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) SharePoint Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support
5 3 (7.50%) Network Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Voice Network Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.50%) BAPI
1 1 (2.50%) SAP ALE
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.50%) Biometrics
3 1 (2.50%) EPoS
3 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (55.00%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) Windows 7
2 9 (22.50%) Windows XP
3 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (7.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) ITIL
2 6 (15.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
3 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (7.50%) ITIL V3
3 3 (7.50%) ITSM
3 3 (7.50%) Migration
3 3 (7.50%) Service Management
4 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (5.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (5.00%) Information Management
4 2 (5.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (2.50%) Network Design
5 1 (2.50%) Resource Management
5 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.50%) Time Management
5 1 (2.50%) Validation
5 1 (2.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) ABAP
2 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.50%) Python
2 1 (2.50%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 33 (82.50%) SC Cleared
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (20.00%) MCSE
4 5 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (7.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.50%) APMP
7 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.50%) CCIE
7 1 (2.50%) CCNA
7 1 (2.50%) CCNP
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.50%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (2.50%) MCP
7 1 (2.50%) MCSA
7 1 (2.50%) VCP5
7 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.50%) COBIT
3 1 (2.50%) HIPAA
3 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) Cisco
2 8 (20.00%) Citrix
3 7 (17.50%) VMware
4 4 (10.00%) Dell
5 3 (7.50%) Apple
5 3 (7.50%) CheckPoint
5 3 (7.50%) F5
5 3 (7.50%) HP
5 3 (7.50%) Palo Alto
6 2 (5.00%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.50%) Adobe
7 1 (2.50%) Avaya
7 1 (2.50%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.50%) Juniper
7 1 (2.50%) Lotus
7 1 (2.50%) NetApp
7 1 (2.50%) Nortel
7 1 (2.50%) SAP
7 1 (2.50%) Symantec
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £15 per hour
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