The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 19 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 12 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 5.58% 6.86% 6.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.22% 20.69% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 3
Average daily rate
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£440 £343 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.46% -8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £121 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £383 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £356 £365
% change year-on-year
+10.95% -2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Average hourly rate - £13.71 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.19 £18.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+84.38% -36.84%
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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
74 58 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 34.42% 33.14% 19.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 28 15
Average daily rate £363 £295 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.88% -10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £195 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £375 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
Average hourly rate £32.50 £13.71 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.05% -55.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £13.71 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £134.74 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Guildford region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Guildford region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 21 (48.84%) DV Cleared
2 20 (46.51%) Firewall
3 19 (44.19%) Linux
4 18 (41.86%) Bash Shell
5 16 (37.21%) SC Cleared
6 13 (30.23%) Software Engineering
7 12 (27.91%) VMware
8 11 (25.58%) Windows
9 10 (23.26%) Cisco
9 10 (23.26%) Juniper
9 10 (23.26%) Wireshark
9 10 (23.26%) Network Architecture
9 10 (23.26%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (20.93%) FortiGate
10 9 (20.93%) PowerShell
10 9 (20.93%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (20.93%) Device Driver
10 9 (20.93%) PKI
10 9 (20.93%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (20.93%) CCNA
11 8 (18.60%) C++
11 8 (18.60%) Cyber Security
12 7 (16.28%) Embedded Linux
13 6 (13.95%) vSphere
13 6 (13.95%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (13.95%) C
14 5 (11.63%) Xen
15 4 (9.30%) CentOS
15 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (46.51%) Firewall
2 10 (23.26%) Wireshark
3 9 (20.93%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.33%) Network Security
4 1 (2.33%) HTTP
4 1 (2.33%) IPv6
4 1 (2.33%) MPLS
4 1 (2.33%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Big Data
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) Valgrind
2 1 (2.33%) GCC
2 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Developer
2 9 (20.93%) Software Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) C++ Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Android Developer
5 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Test Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) Tester
6 1 (2.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) Recruitment Consultant
6 1 (2.33%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Administrator
6 1 (2.33%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Consultant
6 1 (2.33%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) STL
2 2 (4.65%) HTML
2 2 (4.65%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) CSS
2 2 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.33%) Django
3 1 (2.33%) jQuery
3 1 (2.33%) RESTful
3 1 (2.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.33%) Web Services
3 1 (2.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Device Driver
1 9 (20.93%) PKI
2 2 (4.65%) Open Source
2 2 (4.65%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Linux
2 11 (25.58%) Windows
3 7 (16.28%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (9.30%) CentOS
4 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.65%) Android
5 2 (4.65%) UNIX
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Software Engineering
2 10 (23.26%) Network Architecture
2 10 (23.26%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (18.60%) Cyber Security
4 3 (6.98%) Test Automation
4 3 (6.98%) Performance Testing
4 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.65%) UML
5 2 (4.65%) Test Management
5 2 (4.65%) Project Management
5 2 (4.65%) Android Development
6 1 (2.33%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.33%) Validation
6 1 (2.33%) Migration
6 1 (2.33%) Product Management
6 1 (2.33%) Test Planning
6 1 (2.33%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.33%) OWASP
6 1 (2.33%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) Bash Shell
2 9 (20.93%) PowerShell
3 8 (18.60%) C++
4 6 (13.95%) C
5 4 (9.30%) Java
6 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.65%) Python
7 2 (4.65%) Ruby
8 1 (2.33%) C#
8 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (48.84%) DV Cleared
2 16 (37.21%) SC Cleared
3 9 (20.93%) CCNA
3 9 (20.93%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.98%) ISEB
5 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.33%) APMP
6 1 (2.33%) CISSP
6 1 (2.33%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) WAI
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (13.95%) vSphere
1 6 (13.95%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (11.63%) Xen
3 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) XenApp
3 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) VMware
2 10 (23.26%) Cisco
2 10 (23.26%) Juniper
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.65%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle
5 1 (2.33%) Citrix
5 1 (2.33%) NetApp
5 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.33%) Perforce
5 1 (2.33%) Tufin