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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 25 24 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 2 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.39% 2.33% 9.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.90% 9.09% 39.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Average daily rate
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- £500 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £361 £373
% change year-on-year
+2.42% -3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £38.13 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -32.69%
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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
29 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 20.14% 25.58% 23.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 24 13
Average daily rate £375 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £26.25 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.79
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -24.32%

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
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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 2 (28.57%) Perforce
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Apache
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) Android
4 2 (28.57%) CentOS
4 2 (28.57%) RSpec
4 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) Capybara
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
5 1 (14.29%) Android Development
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 (28.57%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) RSpec
1 2 (28.57%) Capybara
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Android Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Open Source
1 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
3 1 (14.29%) Android Development
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Perforce