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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
South East / Surrey
Rank 53 11 22
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +11
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 30 149 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.98% 12.01% 6.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.23% 38.90% 25.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 127 55
Median daily rate £425 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 £60.00 £18.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.16% +229.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £44.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +61.81%

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
197 383 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.58% 30.86% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 252 166
Median daily rate £400 £453 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.60% +20.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+4.03% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 35 15
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.00 £19.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £61.00 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.69 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.41% +84.44%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead 0 12 £409 -13.94% 6
Guildford +5 6 £425 -5.55% 3
Camberley -5 1 £325 -
Farnham - 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £325 -
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 77 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 33 (42.86%) Linux
3 22 (28.57%) Windows
4 19 (24.68%) Java
5 18 (23.38%) Oracle
5 18 (23.38%) SQL
6 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (20.78%) Python
8 15 (19.48%) Scrum
9 13 (16.88%) VMware
9 13 (16.88%) XML
9 13 (16.88%) JavaScript
10 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
10 11 (14.29%) VPN
10 11 (14.29%) HP
10 11 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (14.29%) Ruby
11 10 (12.99%) HP Quality Center
11 10 (12.99%) Cisco
11 10 (12.99%) PL/SQL
11 10 (12.99%) Unix
12 9 (11.69%) SOAP
12 9 (11.69%) HTML
12 9 (11.69%) Service Management
12 9 (11.69%) vSphere
12 9 (11.69%) CentOS
12 9 (11.69%) Puppet
12 9 (11.69%) Degree
12 9 (11.69%) PowerShell
12 9 (11.69%) Defect Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (5.19%) Confluence
1 4 (5.19%) Drupal
1 4 (5.19%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.90%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.30%) Apache
3 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.30%) JBoss
3 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.90%) MS Office
3 2 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 11 (14.29%) VPN
2 8 (10.39%) SSL
3 7 (9.09%) SAN
4 6 (7.79%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (7.79%) DNS
4 6 (7.79%) Firewall
5 5 (6.49%) IPsec
6 4 (5.19%) FTP
6 4 (5.19%) LAN
6 4 (5.19%) LDAP
6 4 (5.19%) SMTP
6 4 (5.19%) SSH
7 3 (3.90%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (3.90%) Network Security
8 2 (2.60%) WAN
8 2 (2.60%) Wireless
9 1 (1.30%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (1.30%) SNMP
9 1 (1.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.39%) MySQL
2 7 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.19%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.90%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.60%) VoltDB
7 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.30%) Apache Kudu
7 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.30%) HBase
7 1 (1.30%) Impala
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (7.79%) JIRA
2 5 (6.49%) Selenium
3 4 (5.19%) Bitbucket
3 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.19%) LoadRunner
4 3 (3.90%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.90%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.60%) JUnit
5 2 (2.60%) Maven
5 2 (2.60%) Metasploit
5 2 (2.60%) Subversion
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.30%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.30%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.30%) TestNG
6 1 (1.30%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (10.39%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.90%) Electronics
2 3 (3.90%) Legal
3 2 (2.60%) Finance
4 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.30%) Law
4 1 (1.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (22.08%) Developer
2 9 (11.69%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (7.79%) Analyst
5 5 (6.49%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 5 (6.49%) Team Leader
5 5 (6.49%) Test Analyst
5 5 (6.49%) Unix Analyst
5 5 (6.49%) XML Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) Development Team Leader
6 4 (5.19%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.19%) Monitoring Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Test Leader
7 3 (3.90%) Architect
7 3 (3.90%) DBA
7 3 (3.90%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (3.90%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.88%) XML
2 9 (11.69%) HTML
2 9 (11.69%) SOAP
3 7 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
3 7 (9.09%) XML Messaging
4 5 (6.49%) CSS
5 4 (5.19%) AngularJS
5 4 (5.19%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (5.19%) JSON
5 4 (5.19%) REST
6 3 (3.90%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (2.60%) .NET
7 2 (2.60%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.60%) jQuery
7 2 (2.60%) Spring
8 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.30%) iBATIS
8 1 (1.30%) JSF
8 1 (1.30%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.39%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.19%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.60%) DataPower
4 2 (2.60%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.60%) PKI
5 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.30%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.30%) RIA
5 1 (1.30%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 33 (42.86%) Linux
2 22 (28.57%) Windows
3 10 (12.99%) Unix
4 9 (11.69%) CentOS
5 8 (10.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.19%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.30%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.30%) Solaris
9 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (19.48%) Scrum
3 9 (11.69%) Defect Management
3 9 (11.69%) Service Management
4 8 (10.39%) Web Development
5 7 (9.09%) Coaching
5 7 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 7 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (9.09%) Test Management
6 6 (7.79%) Use Case
7 5 (6.49%) DevOps
7 5 (6.49%) ITIL
7 5 (6.49%) Migration
7 5 (6.49%) Project Management
8 4 (5.19%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 4 (5.19%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (5.19%) Software Architecture
8 4 (5.19%) Test Scripting
8 4 (5.19%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.68%) Java
2 18 (23.38%) SQL
3 16 (20.78%) Python
4 13 (16.88%) JavaScript
5 11 (14.29%) Ruby
6 10 (12.99%) PL/SQL
7 9 (11.69%) PowerShell
8 4 (5.19%) C#
8 4 (5.19%) Perl
9 3 (3.90%) C
10 2 (2.60%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.30%) Bourne shell
11 1 (1.30%) C++
11 1 (1.30%) VB
11 1 (1.30%) VBA
11 1 (1.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 77 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.69%) Degree
3 4 (5.19%) AWS Certification
3 4 (5.19%) CEH
3 4 (5.19%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (5.19%) RHCT
4 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) HND
4 1 (1.30%) MCITP
4 1 (1.30%) MCSA
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.30%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (11.69%) vSphere
3 7 (9.09%) vCloud
4 4 (5.19%) Docker
4 4 (5.19%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.30%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (11.69%) Puppet
3 4 (5.19%) Rsyslog
4 3 (3.90%) Data Guard
4 3 (3.90%) Kibana
4 3 (3.90%) logstash
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (2.60%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.30%) Ansible
6 1 (1.30%) Consul
6 1 (1.30%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.30%) Forum Sentry
6 1 (1.30%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.30%) Nessus
6 1 (1.30%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.30%) Packer
6 1 (1.30%) SCCM
6 1 (1.30%) Terraform
6 1 (1.30%) yum
Vendors
1 18 (23.38%) Oracle
2 13 (16.88%) VMware
3 11 (14.29%) HP
4 10 (12.99%) Cisco
5 5 (6.49%) IBM
6 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.19%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.90%) LANDesk
7 3 (3.90%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.60%) AlienVault
8 2 (2.60%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.60%) CA
9 1 (1.30%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.30%) Juniper
9 1 (1.30%) NetApp
9 1 (1.30%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.30%) Samsung
9 1 (1.30%) Thales