The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 17 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -8
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 128 51 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 8.49% 3.88% 4.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 32.08% 17.06% 22.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 41 31
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£450 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Average hourly rate £29.11 £42.50 £48.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.51% -13.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.39 £42.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.82 £42.50 £79.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £17.13 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+9.48% -36.57%
SC Cleared
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
399 299 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 26.46% 22.77% 19.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 191 149
Average daily rate £425 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 15 27
Average hourly rate £18.50 £13.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.30% -48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.70 £35.23 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead +1 56 £450 +20.00% 4
Guildford -2 10 £350 -12.50% 6
Camberley +3 6 £475 +58.33%
Dorking - 2 £400 -
Woking - 2 £375 -
Reigate - - - - 1
Staines - - - -
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

1 190 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 57 (30.00%) Java
3 43 (22.63%) Smart Meter
4 33 (17.37%) SQL
5 28 (14.74%) XML
5 28 (14.74%) UNIX
6 26 (13.68%) .NET
6 26 (13.68%) Oracle
7 25 (13.16%) C#
8 24 (12.63%) ASP.NET
9 23 (12.11%) SharePoint
10 22 (11.58%) Linux
11 21 (11.05%) Microsoft
11 21 (11.05%) Maven
12 20 (10.53%) Subversion
12 20 (10.53%) SQL Server
12 20 (10.53%) Jenkins
13 18 (9.47%) Ansible
13 18 (9.47%) JavaScript
14 17 (8.95%) Shell Script
14 17 (8.95%) Firewall
14 17 (8.95%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (7.89%) VMware
15 15 (7.89%) SOA
16 14 (7.37%) PL/SQL
16 14 (7.37%) CSS
16 14 (7.37%) Active Directory
16 14 (7.37%) SharePoint 2010
16 14 (7.37%) PowerShell
17 13 (6.84%) JBoss

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 23 (12.11%) SharePoint
2 14 (7.37%) SharePoint 2010
3 13 (6.84%) JBoss
4 5 (2.63%) Apache
5 3 (1.58%) Confluence
6 2 (1.05%) Lync
7 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (4.21%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.63%) MS Project
3 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.53%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.53%) Open Workbench
4 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.95%) Firewall
2 10 (5.26%) SAN
3 7 (3.68%) VPN
3 7 (3.68%) DNS
3 7 (3.68%) LAN
3 7 (3.68%) SMS
3 7 (3.68%) WAN
4 6 (3.16%) SMTP
4 6 (3.16%) LDAP
4 6 (3.16%) GPRS
4 6 (3.16%) SSL
4 6 (3.16%) HTTP
4 6 (3.16%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (2.11%) BIG-IP
6 3 (1.58%) Internet
7 2 (1.05%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.05%) VoIP
7 2 (1.05%) Network Security
8 1 (0.53%) Multicast
8 1 (0.53%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.32%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.63%) MySQL
4 4 (2.11%) Big Data
5 3 (1.58%) Apache Accumulo
5 3 (1.58%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 21 (11.05%) Maven
2 20 (10.53%) Subversion
2 20 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 12 (6.32%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.21%) JUnit
5 6 (3.16%) Selenium
6 5 (2.63%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.11%) JIRA
8 3 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.53%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.53%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.53%) Trac
9 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.53%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 9 (4.74%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.16%) Finance
2 6 (3.16%) Publishing
3 2 (1.05%) Military
4 1 (0.53%) Banking
4 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 68 (35.79%) Developer
2 32 (16.84%) Java Developer
3 22 (11.58%) Analyst
4 17 (8.95%) SharePoint Developer
5 15 (7.89%) Test Analyst
6 11 (5.79%) Security Engineer
7 10 (5.26%) Environment Manager
7 10 (5.26%) Consultant
8 9 (4.74%) Tester
8 9 (4.74%) Release Manager
9 8 (4.21%) Integration Manager
9 8 (4.21%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.21%) Build Manager
9 8 (4.21%) Senior SharePoint Developer
10 7 (3.68%) Architect
10 7 (3.68%) Project Manager
10 7 (3.68%) Security Architect
11 6 (3.16%) Software Test Analyst
12 5 (2.63%) Technical Tester
13 4 (2.11%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (14.74%) XML
2 26 (13.68%) .NET
3 24 (12.63%) ASP.NET
4 14 (7.37%) CSS
5 12 (6.32%) Web Services
5 12 (6.32%) jQuery
6 11 (5.79%) WCF
6 11 (5.79%) Spring
7 7 (3.68%) Ajax
7 7 (3.68%) Hibernate
7 7 (3.68%) HTML
8 6 (3.16%) J2EE
8 6 (3.16%) ICEfaces
9 5 (2.63%) SAML
10 4 (2.11%) JSF
10 4 (2.11%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (1.58%) Kafka
11 3 (1.58%) XSD
11 3 (1.58%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 43 (22.63%) Smart Meter
2 10 (5.26%) PKI
3 5 (2.63%) Visualisation
4 4 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.11%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.11%) DataPower
4 4 (2.11%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.05%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.53%) CMDB
6 1 (0.53%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.53%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.53%) GIS
6 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.53%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.53%) Replication
6 1 (0.53%) Clustering
6 1 (0.53%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.53%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.53%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 28 (14.74%) UNIX
2 22 (11.58%) Linux
3 12 (6.32%) Windows
4 8 (4.21%) Solaris
5 5 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.63%) CentOS
6 4 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.58%) SUSE
8 2 (1.05%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.53%) Fedora
9 1 (0.53%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.53%) AIX
9 1 (0.53%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (8.95%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (7.89%) SOA
3 12 (6.32%) Test Automation
4 10 (5.26%) Performance Testing
5 9 (4.74%) PRINCE2
6 8 (4.21%) CRM
6 8 (4.21%) Security Architecture
7 7 (3.68%) Unit Testing
7 7 (3.68%) ITIL
8 6 (3.16%) Workflow
8 6 (3.16%) Integration Testing
8 6 (3.16%) Waterfall
8 6 (3.16%) Change Control
8 6 (3.16%) Automation Testing
8 6 (3.16%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (2.63%) Process Management
9 5 (2.63%) Project Management
10 4 (2.11%) Configuration Management
10 4 (2.11%) Change Management
10 4 (2.11%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 57 (30.00%) Java
2 33 (17.37%) SQL
3 25 (13.16%) C#
4 18 (9.47%) JavaScript
5 17 (8.95%) Shell Script
6 14 (7.37%) PowerShell
6 14 (7.37%) PL/SQL
7 11 (5.79%) C++
8 10 (5.26%) Python
9 7 (3.68%) C
10 6 (3.16%) Perl
11 2 (1.05%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.05%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.05%) Ruby
11 2 (1.05%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.53%) Scala
12 1 (0.53%) VB
12 1 (0.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 190 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.79%) Degree
3 6 (3.16%) CTC Cleared
3 6 (3.16%) Sun Certification
3 6 (3.16%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.63%) ISEB
5 4 (2.11%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.05%) CCNP
6 2 (1.05%) MCTS
6 2 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.53%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.53%) JNCIS
7 1 (0.53%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.53%) HND
7 1 (0.53%) CCNA
7 1 (0.53%) CCDA
7 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (7.37%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.16%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.53%) vSphere
4 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.53%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.53%) Snort
4 1 (0.53%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 18 (9.47%) Ansible
2 6 (3.16%) MIMEsweeper
2 6 (3.16%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.53%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (0.53%) Nessus
4 1 (0.53%) SCCM
4 1 (0.53%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 26 (13.68%) Oracle
2 21 (11.05%) Microsoft
3 15 (7.89%) VMware
4 9 (4.74%) Juniper
5 8 (4.21%) Red Hat
5 8 (4.21%) Cisco
6 6 (3.16%) McAfee
6 6 (3.16%) Blue Coat
6 6 (3.16%) Websense
6 6 (3.16%) NetApp
7 4 (2.11%) F5
7 4 (2.11%) IBM
8 2 (1.05%) HP
8 2 (1.05%) Google
9 1 (0.53%) LANDesk
9 1 (0.53%) Polycom
9 1 (0.53%) Sophos
9 1 (0.53%) BMC
9 1 (0.53%) Dell
9 1 (0.53%) Citrix