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 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 20 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 3 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.65% 5.05% 3.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.64% 15.87% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 5
Average daily rate £325 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+69.18% +39.55%
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
22 63 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 19.47% 31.82% 32.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 35 26
Average daily rate £338 £350 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £245 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £13.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +64.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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
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 21 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) CREST Certified
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) HND
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Penetration Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Tester
1 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) CREST Certified
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) HND
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle