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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 16 26 12
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 12 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 5.66% 3.62% 9.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% 14.55% 33.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 9
Average daily rate
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£350 £336 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.08% -18.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £121 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £398 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £350 £354
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £18.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+80.55% -31.42%
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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
72 55 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 33.96% 24.89% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 26 20
Average daily rate £338 £335 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £121 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £443 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 14
Average hourly rate £14.50 £165.00 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-91.21% +374.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 21 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) Linux
3 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
4 4 (19.05%) Java
5 3 (14.29%) C++
5 3 (14.29%) STL
5 3 (14.29%) ISEB
5 3 (14.29%) Firewall
5 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 2 (9.52%) SCOM
6 2 (9.52%) SCVMM
6 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
6 2 (9.52%) PKI
6 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
6 2 (9.52%) WSUS
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
6 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) Lync
6 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (9.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Finance
6 2 (9.52%) VMware
6 2 (9.52%) NetBackup

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.52%) Lync
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Project
2 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) DHCP
2 2 (9.52%) HTTP
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) IPv6
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) MPLS
3 1 (4.76%) L2TP
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.76%) Maven
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Valgrind
1 1 (4.76%) GCC
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) YourKit
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) C++ Developer
4 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Recruitment Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) STL
2 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.76%) Lucene
2 1 (4.76%) Spring
2 1 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
2 1 (4.76%) jQuery
2 1 (4.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (4.76%) Spring Integration
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) J2EE
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) PKI
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.76%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
1 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
2 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) UML
2 2 (9.52%) Project Management
2 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.76%) TDD
3 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
3 1 (4.76%) Document Management
3 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Requirements Management
3 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
3 1 (4.76%) MVC
3 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) Ruby
4 1 (4.76%) C
4 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) ISEB
3 2 (9.52%) HND
3 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.76%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) CISSP
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.76%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
3 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
1 2 (9.52%) Backup Exec
1 2 (9.52%) WSUS
1 2 (9.52%) SCOM
1 2 (9.52%) SCVMM
1 2 (9.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Citrix
2 2 (9.52%) Veritas
2 2 (9.52%) Sophos
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Tufin
3 1 (4.76%) Perforce
3 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Juniper
3 1 (4.76%) NetApp