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 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 11 10 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +27
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 162 133 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 12.24% 9.72% 4.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.26% 35.28% 21.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 83 50
Average daily rate £475 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £340 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £42.72 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +306.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+49.09% +52.77%
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
366 377 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.66% 27.54% 21.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 192 179
Average daily rate £463 £400 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £250 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 15
Average hourly rate £21.50 £36.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.68% +81.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.50 £14.50 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.40 £50.44 £49.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 30 April 2016.

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
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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 0 116 £475 +5.55% 3
Woking - 11 £450 - 2
Guildford -8 3 £450 +16.12% 1
Camberley -14 2 £325 -21.92% 1
Staines - 2 £500 -
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 285 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 125 (43.86%) Java
3 98 (34.39%) Linux
4 87 (30.53%) XML
5 65 (22.81%) SQL
6 62 (21.75%) Unix
7 58 (20.35%) JBoss
8 53 (18.60%) PKI
9 52 (18.25%) Oracle
10 51 (17.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 49 (17.19%) SOAP
12 48 (16.84%) SoapUI
13 45 (15.79%) Maven
14 38 (13.33%) Web Services
14 38 (13.33%) Integration Testing
15 37 (12.98%) HP
16 36 (12.63%) Subversion
17 34 (11.93%) PL/SQL
18 33 (11.58%) Eclipse
18 33 (11.58%) Cryptography
19 30 (10.53%) Test Management
20 29 (10.18%) Use Case
20 29 (10.18%) HP Quality Center
21 28 (9.82%) XML Messaging
22 27 (9.47%) Active Directory
22 27 (9.47%) Jenkins
22 27 (9.47%) Defect Management
23 26 (9.12%) JavaScript
24 24 (8.42%) SSL
24 24 (8.42%) Ansible

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 58 (20.35%) JBoss
2 22 (7.72%) Apache
3 21 (7.37%) Tomcat
4 10 (3.51%) GlassFish
4 10 (3.51%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.11%) OpenStack
6 4 (1.40%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.35%) CMS
8 1 (0.35%) Confluence
8 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (5.61%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.11%) MS Office
4 5 (1.75%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.40%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (1.40%) IaaS
1 4 (1.40%) PaaS
1 4 (1.40%) SaaS
2 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.42%) SSL
2 18 (6.32%) Firewall
3 17 (5.96%) LDAP
3 17 (5.96%) TCP/IP
4 11 (3.86%) SAN
5 10 (3.51%) Reverse Proxy
6 9 (3.16%) SSH
7 8 (2.81%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (1.75%) IPsec
9 4 (1.40%) Network Security
9 4 (1.40%) tcpdump
10 3 (1.05%) HTTPS
10 3 (1.05%) Wireshark
11 2 (0.70%) LAN
11 2 (0.70%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.35%) DNS
12 1 (0.35%) Junos
12 1 (0.35%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (0.35%) VoIP
12 1 (0.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.72%) Oracle Database
2 14 (4.91%) VoltDB
3 12 (4.21%) MySQL
4 7 (2.46%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.70%) Big Data
6 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 48 (16.84%) SoapUI
2 45 (15.79%) Maven
3 36 (12.63%) Subversion
4 33 (11.58%) Eclipse
5 27 (9.47%) Jenkins
6 23 (8.07%) JUnit
7 17 (5.96%) Git (software)
8 10 (3.51%) jMock
8 10 (3.51%) JSUnit
8 10 (3.51%) Karma Test Runner
8 10 (3.51%) Mockito
8 10 (3.51%) QUnit
9 9 (3.16%) JMeter
10 7 (2.46%) JBehave
10 7 (2.46%) TestNG
11 6 (2.11%) Selenium
12 5 (1.75%) JIRA
13 3 (1.05%) Cucumber
13 3 (1.05%) IntelliJ
13 3 (1.05%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (3.86%) Telecoms
2 4 (1.40%) Retail
3 3 (1.05%) Finance
3 3 (1.05%) Military
Job Titles
1 65 (22.81%) Developer
2 41 (14.39%) Java Developer
3 28 (9.82%) Architect
4 25 (8.77%) Analyst
5 24 (8.42%) Security Engineer
5 24 (8.42%) Test Analyst
6 18 (6.32%) Test Manager
7 16 (5.61%) XML Analyst
8 15 (5.26%) Support Engineer
9 14 (4.91%) DevOps Engineer
10 13 (4.56%) JavaScript Developer
10 13 (4.56%) Project Manager
11 12 (4.21%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
12 11 (3.86%) Technical Leader
13 10 (3.51%) .NET Developer
13 10 (3.51%) UI Developer
13 10 (3.51%) Unix Analyst
14 9 (3.16%) SC Cleared Java Developer
14 9 (3.16%) Security Support Engineer
14 9 (3.16%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (30.53%) XML
2 49 (17.19%) SOAP
3 38 (13.33%) Web Services
4 28 (9.82%) XML Messaging
5 22 (7.72%) Java EE
6 21 (7.37%) jQuery
7 19 (6.67%) JCE
8 17 (5.96%) .NET
8 17 (5.96%) ASP.NET
9 16 (5.61%) Spring
10 11 (3.86%) CSS
10 11 (3.86%) HTML
10 11 (3.86%) JSON
10 11 (3.86%) JSP
10 11 (3.86%) Spring MVC
11 10 (3.51%) JAXB
11 10 (3.51%) JSTL
11 10 (3.51%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (3.51%) RequireJS
12 9 (3.16%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 53 (18.60%) PKI
2 33 (11.58%) Cryptography
3 19 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 14 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.56%) Smart Meter
6 11 (3.86%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.81%) DataPower
7 8 (2.81%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.40%) VCE vBlock
9 3 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.05%) Smart Energy
10 1 (0.35%) CESG
10 1 (0.35%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 98 (34.39%) Linux
2 62 (21.75%) Unix
3 51 (17.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (6.67%) Windows
5 4 (1.40%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.05%) AIX
6 3 (1.05%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.70%) CentOS
7 2 (0.70%) Solaris
7 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (13.33%) Integration Testing
2 30 (10.53%) Test Management
3 29 (10.18%) Use Case
4 27 (9.47%) Defect Management
5 23 (8.07%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (7.72%) System Integration Testing
7 21 (7.37%) Test Scripting
8 19 (6.67%) MVC
8 19 (6.67%) Waterfall
9 17 (5.96%) DevOps
9 17 (5.96%) Unit Testing
10 14 (4.91%) Identity Management
11 13 (4.56%) Test Planning
12 12 (4.21%) Security Architecture
12 12 (4.21%) Security Testing
12 12 (4.21%) System Testing
13 11 (3.86%) PRINCE2
13 11 (3.86%) SDLC
14 10 (3.51%) Configuration Management
15 9 (3.16%) OO
Programming Languages
1 125 (43.86%) Java
2 65 (22.81%) SQL
3 34 (11.93%) PL/SQL
4 26 (9.12%) JavaScript
5 23 (8.07%) C#
6 18 (6.32%) Python
6 18 (6.32%) Shell Script
7 12 (4.21%) Ruby
8 10 (3.51%) VB.NET
9 9 (3.16%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.46%) Perl
10 7 (2.46%) XAML
11 6 (2.11%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.11%) PHP
12 5 (1.75%) C++
13 3 (1.05%) AWK
13 3 (1.05%) sed
14 2 (0.70%) C
14 2 (0.70%) VBA
15 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 285 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (5.61%) ISTQB
3 8 (2.81%) Degree
4 6 (2.11%) DV Cleared
4 6 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (1.40%) EMC Certification
5 4 (1.40%) Sun Certification
5 4 (1.40%) VCAP
6 3 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.70%) CCIE
7 2 (0.70%) CCSE
7 2 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.70%) CISSP
7 2 (0.70%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.70%) JNCIA
7 2 (0.70%) MCITP
7 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.35%) HND
8 1 (0.35%) ISEB
8 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.11%) QA
2 4 (1.40%) FIPS 140-2
3 3 (1.05%) Def Stans
3 3 (1.05%) SLA
4 2 (0.70%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.70%) RMADS
System Software
1 27 (9.47%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.05%) XenApp
4 2 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.70%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 29 (10.18%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (8.42%) Ansible
3 3 (1.05%) SCCM
3 3 (1.05%) yum
4 2 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.70%) Puppet
5 1 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.35%) OpenNMS
5 1 (0.35%) SCOM
5 1 (0.35%) SELinux
Vendors
1 52 (18.25%) Oracle
2 37 (12.98%) HP
3 20 (7.02%) VMware
4 18 (6.32%) Microsoft
5 13 (4.56%) Red Hat
6 10 (3.51%) Cisco
6 10 (3.51%) ESRI
7 6 (2.11%) EMC
8 5 (1.75%) Citrix
8 5 (1.75%) F5
8 5 (1.75%) Google
9 3 (1.05%) Juniper
10 2 (0.70%) Altiris
10 2 (0.70%) Blue Coat
10 2 (0.70%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.70%) Intel Security
10 2 (0.70%) NetApp
10 2 (0.70%) Palo Alto
10 2 (0.70%) Remedy
11 1 (0.35%) Atlassian
Leatherhead, Surrey
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