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 28 June 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 9 19 29
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 10 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 9.90% 4.39% 1.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% 21.74% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.50 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -17.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +75.60%
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
20 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 19.80% 20.18% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 7
Median daily rate £400 £250 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +92.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £136 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £249
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 4
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -20.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £24.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.67% +20.60%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Peterborough region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 20 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (50.00%) ITIL
4 9 (45.00%) Windows XP
5 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 8 (40.00%) MS Office
5 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) MCSE
6 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (25.00%) Citrix
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco
8 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
9 3 (15.00%) VMware
9 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
9 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (15.00%) Office 365
9 3 (15.00%) SCCM
9 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (15.00%) SLA
10 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
10 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
11 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto
11 1 (5.00%) F5

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Office
2 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
1 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Agile Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Biometrics
1 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (5.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.00%) Information Management
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (5.00%) Scrum
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (30.00%) MCSE
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (5.00%) APMP
4 1 (5.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco
2 5 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Adobe
4 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.00%) F5
4 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (5.00%) Lotus
4 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.00%) Symantec