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 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 5 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 30 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 14.63% 3.97% 2.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.39% 12.50% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 4 2
Average daily rate
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£420 £375 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £329 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £470 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £351 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.39% -6.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.71 £54.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -74.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £31.92
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -43.60%
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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 30.24% 31.75% 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%

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 18 December 2014.

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 20 (54.05%) Firewall
1 20 (54.05%) DV Cleared
2 17 (45.95%) Bash Shell
3 15 (40.54%) Linux
4 13 (35.14%) Software Engineering
5 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
6 11 (29.73%) VMware
7 10 (27.03%) Windows
7 10 (27.03%) Wireshark
7 10 (27.03%) Network Architecture
7 10 (27.03%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (24.32%) FortiGate
8 9 (24.32%) PowerShell
8 9 (24.32%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (24.32%) Cisco
8 9 (24.32%) CCNA
8 9 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (24.32%) Juniper
8 9 (24.32%) PKI
9 8 (21.62%) Device Driver
10 7 (18.92%) Embedded Linux
11 6 (16.22%) C
11 6 (16.22%) C++
11 6 (16.22%) vSphere
11 6 (16.22%) Cyber Security
11 6 (16.22%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (13.51%) Xen
13 4 (10.81%) CentOS
13 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Project
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (54.05%) Firewall
2 10 (27.03%) Wireshark
3 9 (24.32%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Big Data
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) Software Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Android Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Test Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Network Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) C++ Developer
5 1 (2.70%) C# Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Security Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Network Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Transition Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Java Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Recruitment Consultant
5 1 (2.70%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Administrator
5 1 (2.70%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) REST
1 2 (5.41%) SOAP
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) CSS
2 1 (2.70%) XHTML
2 1 (2.70%) WSDL
2 1 (2.70%) Spring
2 1 (2.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) PKI
2 8 (21.62%) Device Driver
3 2 (5.41%) Open Source
3 2 (5.41%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (40.54%) Linux
2 10 (27.03%) Windows
3 7 (18.92%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (10.81%) CentOS
4 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.41%) Android
6 1 (2.70%) UNIX
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Software Engineering
2 10 (27.03%) Network Architecture
2 10 (27.03%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (16.22%) Cyber Security
4 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
5 3 (8.11%) Performance Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Test Management
6 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Document Management
6 2 (5.41%) Android Development
6 2 (5.41%) ERP
6 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.70%) Requirements Management
7 1 (2.70%) Change Management
7 1 (2.70%) MVC
7 1 (2.70%) Validation
7 1 (2.70%) Migration
7 1 (2.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) Bash Shell
2 9 (24.32%) PowerShell
3 6 (16.22%) C
3 6 (16.22%) C++
4 4 (10.81%) Java
5 2 (5.41%) SQL
6 1 (2.70%) Ruby
6 1 (2.70%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (54.05%) DV Cleared
2 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
3 9 (24.32%) CCNA
3 9 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (8.11%) ISEB
5 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.70%) APMP
6 1 (2.70%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) vSphere
1 6 (16.22%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.51%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) VMware
2 9 (24.32%) Cisco
2 9 (24.32%) Juniper
3 2 (5.41%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft