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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 17 22 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 6 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 4.72% 3.73% 9.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.27% 15.63% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £333 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% -19.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £327 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £339 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £374
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £38.13 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
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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
22 32 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 17.32% 23.88% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 23 13
Average daily rate £400 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £175 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £325 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
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 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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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

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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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) DV Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) Android
4 4 (25.00%) Web Services
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) Spring
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 3 (18.75%) Workflow
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) C++
5 3 (18.75%) HTML
5 3 (18.75%) MySQL
5 3 (18.75%) CSS
5 3 (18.75%) SOAP
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (18.75%) REST
5 3 (18.75%) Open Source
5 3 (18.75%) Cyber Security
5 3 (18.75%) Android Development
6 2 (12.50%) Capybara
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 2 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) RSpec
6 2 (12.50%) Confluence
6 2 (12.50%) CentOS

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Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
1 2 (12.50%) RSpec
1 2 (12.50%) Capybara
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) YourKit
2 1 (6.25%) Mockito
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Android Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Functional Tester
4 1 (6.25%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
1 4 (25.00%) Spring
2 3 (18.75%) REST
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) SOAP
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) WSDL
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (6.25%) NHibernate
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
4 1 (6.25%) WCF
4 1 (6.25%) WF
4 1 (6.25%) Spring Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Open Source
2 2 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Android
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) CentOS
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) MVC
2 3 (18.75%) Workflow
2 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Cyber Security
2 3 (18.75%) Android Development
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) UML
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) C++
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Perforce
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle