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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 21 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 10 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 4.85% 2.36% 2.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.13% 7.50% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +40.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £336 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £480 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.13%
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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
62 40 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 30.10% 31.50% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 21 10
Average daily rate £425 £300 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £240 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £13.71 £54.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.11% -74.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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 19 December 2014.

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) ISEB
3 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (16.67%) ERP
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Document Management
4 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (8.33%) Spring
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) MS Project
5 1 (8.33%) SOAP
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Recruitment Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (16.67%) ERP
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Document Management
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Test Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) ISEB
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft