The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 98 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 80.33% 51.72% 34.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 89.09% 88.24% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 15 7
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£425 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £371 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.36% +1.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+108.33% -14.28%
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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 Leatherhead region.

Qualifications Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
110 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 90.16% 58.62% 39.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 17 8
Average daily rate £425 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Leatherhead region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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.

1 151 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 59 (39.07%) XML
3 58 (38.41%) HP
4 52 (34.44%) SQL
5 50 (33.11%) HP Quality Center
6 48 (31.79%) Java
7 47 (31.13%) Test Management
8 41 (27.15%) Use Case
9 39 (25.83%) SoapUI
10 36 (23.84%) XML Messaging
11 35 (23.18%) Telecoms
11 35 (23.18%) PL/SQL
11 35 (23.18%) SOAP
12 32 (21.19%) UNIX
13 31 (20.53%) ISTQB
14 27 (17.88%) Oracle
15 26 (17.22%) Perl
15 26 (17.22%) Eclipse
16 24 (15.89%) Test Scripting
17 22 (14.57%) Linux
18 21 (13.91%) JBoss
18 21 (13.91%) Shell Script
19 20 (13.25%) Oracle Database
20 18 (11.92%) Test Planning
21 16 (10.60%) PKI
21 16 (10.60%) Apache
22 15 (9.93%) Subversion
23 14 (9.27%) Security Testing
23 14 (9.27%) Validation
23 14 (9.27%) TCP/IP

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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 21 (13.91%) JBoss
2 16 (10.60%) Apache
3 4 (2.65%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (1.32%) MS Project
2 1 (0.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.27%) TCP/IP
2 10 (6.62%) SAN
3 9 (5.96%) IPsec
4 7 (4.64%) Firewall
5 3 (1.99%) LDAP
5 3 (1.99%) FTP
6 2 (1.32%) DNS
6 2 (1.32%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.66%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.66%) HTTP
7 1 (0.66%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.25%) Oracle Database
2 10 (6.62%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.32%) VoltDB
4 1 (0.66%) MySQL
4 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 39 (25.83%) SoapUI
2 26 (17.22%) Eclipse
3 15 (9.93%) Subversion
4 12 (7.95%) Maven
5 10 (6.62%) JMeter
6 9 (5.96%) LoadRunner
7 7 (4.64%) Jenkins
8 5 (3.31%) TestNG
9 4 (2.65%) Selenium
10 3 (1.99%) SonarQube
11 2 (1.32%) Trac
11 2 (1.32%) LoadUI
11 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (23.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.32%) Publishing
3 1 (0.66%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (25.17%) Developer
2 35 (23.18%) Analyst
3 29 (19.21%) Test Analyst
3 29 (19.21%) Java Developer
4 15 (9.93%) Architect
5 14 (9.27%) Test Manager
6 11 (7.28%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (6.62%) Tester
8 9 (5.96%) Senior Test Analyst
9 8 (5.30%) Test Architect
10 7 (4.64%) Security Engineer
11 5 (3.31%) Lead Developer
11 5 (3.31%) Performance Tester
11 5 (3.31%) Systems Engineer
12 4 (2.65%) Project Manager
12 4 (2.65%) Security Architect
12 4 (2.65%) Lead Java Developer
12 4 (2.65%) Lead Architect
12 4 (2.65%) Defect Manager
12 4 (2.65%) Lead Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (39.07%) XML
2 36 (23.84%) XML Messaging
3 35 (23.18%) SOAP
4 9 (5.96%) CSS
4 9 (5.96%) HTML
5 7 (4.64%) Web Services
5 7 (4.64%) jQuery
6 6 (3.97%) JCE
6 6 (3.97%) Ajax
7 5 (3.31%) Spring
8 4 (2.65%) J2EE
8 4 (2.65%) HTML5
8 4 (2.65%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (1.99%) WCF
9 3 (1.99%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.99%) .NET
10 2 (1.32%) XSD
10 2 (1.32%) XSLT
10 2 (1.32%) CGI
10 2 (1.32%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.60%) PKI
2 10 (6.62%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.96%) DataPower
4 7 (4.64%) Smart Meter
5 3 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.32%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.32%) W3C
6 2 (1.32%) GIS
6 2 (1.32%) Clustering
7 1 (0.66%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.66%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 32 (21.19%) UNIX
2 22 (14.57%) Linux
3 12 (7.95%) Windows
4 9 (5.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.97%) Solaris
7 2 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (31.13%) Test Management
2 41 (27.15%) Use Case
3 24 (15.89%) Test Scripting
4 18 (11.92%) Test Planning
5 14 (9.27%) Security Testing
5 14 (9.27%) Validation
6 13 (8.61%) System Testing
7 12 (7.95%) Incident Management
8 9 (5.96%) Identity Management
8 9 (5.96%) Security Architecture
9 7 (4.64%) Software Delivery
9 7 (4.64%) Integration Testing
10 6 (3.97%) Project Management
10 6 (3.97%) System Integration Testing
10 6 (3.97%) SDLC
10 6 (3.97%) Change Control
11 5 (3.31%) Test Automation
11 5 (3.31%) Functional Testing
11 5 (3.31%) Regression Testing
11 5 (3.31%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (34.44%) SQL
2 48 (31.79%) Java
3 35 (23.18%) PL/SQL
4 26 (17.22%) Perl
5 21 (13.91%) Shell Script
6 9 (5.96%) PowerShell
7 7 (4.64%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.65%) C#
8 4 (2.65%) VBA
9 2 (1.32%) Python
10 1 (0.66%) C++
10 1 (0.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 151 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (20.53%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.99%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.99%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (7.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 50 (33.11%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.31%) Ansible
3 2 (1.32%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.32%) WSUS
3 2 (1.32%) SCCM
3 2 (1.32%) SCOM
3 2 (1.32%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 58 (38.41%) HP
2 27 (17.88%) Oracle
3 9 (5.96%) IBM
4 8 (5.30%) F5
5 5 (3.31%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.99%) Siebel
7 3 (1.99%) EMC
7 3 (1.99%) VMware
8 2 (1.32%) Remedy
8 2 (1.32%) McAfee
8 2 (1.32%) Cisco
9 1 (0.66%) BMC
9 1 (0.66%) Google