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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 13 25 12
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 11 3 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 6.36% 1.60% 12.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.45% 9.09% 40.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 23
Average daily rate
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£300 £338 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -16.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £308 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £428 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £53.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+59.49% -8.13%
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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
49 33 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 28.32% 17.55% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 12 39
Average daily rate £310 £356 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.98% -3.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £259 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £460 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 8
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.13
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.64%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
4 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
5 6 (35.29%) Linux
6 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
6 5 (29.41%) DNS
6 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (23.53%) Lync
7 4 (23.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (23.53%) PKI
7 4 (23.53%) WSUS
7 4 (23.53%) SCOM
7 4 (23.53%) SCVMM
7 4 (23.53%) NetBackup
7 4 (23.53%) Backup Exec
7 4 (23.53%) Veritas
7 4 (23.53%) Sophos
7 4 (23.53%) DHCP
7 4 (23.53%) ITIL
7 4 (23.53%) HND
8 3 (17.65%) C++
8 3 (17.65%) SQL
8 3 (17.65%) STL
8 3 (17.65%) Firewall
8 3 (17.65%) VMware
8 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
1 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (23.53%) Lync
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) DHCP
3 3 (17.65%) Firewall
4 2 (11.76%) MPLS
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 2 (11.76%) HTTP
5 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.88%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) SSL
5 1 (5.88%) LAN
5 1 (5.88%) WAN
5 1 (5.88%) IPv6
5 1 (5.88%) L2TP
5 1 (5.88%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Maven
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) YourKit
1 1 (5.88%) Valgrind
1 1 (5.88%) GCC
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) C++ Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) STL
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) J2EE
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
2 1 (5.88%) jQuery
2 1 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (5.88%) Lucene
2 1 (5.88%) Spring
2 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (5.88%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) PKI
2 1 (5.88%) Device Driver
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) UNIX
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
2 2 (11.76%) Project Management
2 2 (11.76%) UML
3 1 (5.88%) Identity Management
3 1 (5.88%) MVC
3 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.88%) TDD
3 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
3 1 (5.88%) Change Control
3 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C++
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) C
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) HND
3 1 (5.88%) CISSP
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.88%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (23.53%) WSUS
1 4 (23.53%) SCOM
1 4 (23.53%) SCVMM
1 4 (23.53%) NetBackup
1 4 (23.53%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Veritas
2 4 (23.53%) Sophos
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper
5 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.88%) Perforce
5 1 (5.88%) Tufin
5 1 (5.88%) ArcSight