The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 12 23 18
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.38% 0.82% 3.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.18% 3.03% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £362
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +10.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £35.75 £21.12
% change year-on-year
-3.49% +69.31%
SC Cleared
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Qualifications Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 13.10% 27.05% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 9
Median daily rate £162 £363 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.31% -11.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £279 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

SC Cleared
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 31 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 Guildford region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) Oozie
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Zephyr
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (33.33%) Prototyping

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum Master
1 1 (33.33%) Software Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Developer
1 1 (33.33%) UAT Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) UAT Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oozie