The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 10 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 11.49% - 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.67% - 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £200 - £165
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+69.18% +39.55%
SC Cleared
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Qualifications Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
24 27 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 27.59% 16.17% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 8
Average daily rate £229 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.64% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £104 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 3
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +4.34%
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 Peterborough

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 8 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 7 (43.75%) ITIL
5 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
6 5 (31.25%) MS Office
6 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
7 4 (25.00%) MCSE
7 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (25.00%) Citrix
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (18.75%) SLA
8 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
8 3 (18.75%) Office 365
8 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
9 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
9 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
9 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (12.50%) SCCM
9 2 (12.50%) VMware
10 1 (6.25%) Finance
10 1 (6.25%) Fortinet

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
2 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Service Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Voice Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (25.00%) MCSE
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (6.25%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco
1 4 (25.00%) Citrix
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.25%) F5
3 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto