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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 14 30 41
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +11
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 131 83 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 10.79% 5.85% 4.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.39% 23.51% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 56 38
Average daily rate £450 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £60.00 £29.11 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.15% +80.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+69.18% +39.55%
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
360 353 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 29.65% 24.88% 21.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 162 146
Average daily rate £450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £248 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 15 18
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £18.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £47.50 £25.00
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 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 8 February 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 8 February 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 97 £464 +3.16% 8
Guildford +2 3 £325 -7.14% 6
Egham - 2 £400 -
Woking - 2 £338 -
Camberley -3 1 £400 -5.88%
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 8 February 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.

1 270 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 105 (38.89%) Java
3 78 (28.89%) SQL
4 72 (26.67%) XML
5 65 (24.07%) Linux
6 56 (20.74%) Unix
7 53 (19.63%) PL/SQL
8 51 (18.89%) SOAP
8 51 (18.89%) SoapUI
9 46 (17.04%) JBoss
10 44 (16.30%) HP
11 41 (15.19%) Eclipse
12 40 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
13 36 (13.33%) Test Management
13 36 (13.33%) Oracle
14 33 (12.22%) XML Messaging
15 31 (11.48%) Use Case
15 31 (11.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 30 (11.11%) Subversion
16 30 (11.11%) Web Services
17 29 (10.74%) Maven
17 29 (10.74%) PKI
18 27 (10.00%) Defect Management
19 26 (9.63%) Java EE
19 26 (9.63%) JavaScript
20 25 (9.26%) Test Scripting
21 23 (8.52%) Jenkins
22 22 (8.15%) Ansible
22 22 (8.15%) Apache
22 22 (8.15%) Agile Software Development

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 46 (17.04%) JBoss
2 22 (8.15%) Apache
3 13 (4.81%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.22%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.85%) ArcGIS
6 4 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.11%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.74%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.37%) CMS
9 1 (0.37%) Confluence
9 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.48%) MS Project
4 3 (1.11%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.56%) LDAP
2 13 (4.81%) TCP/IP
3 12 (4.44%) Firewall
4 9 (3.33%) SSL
5 8 (2.96%) Reverse Proxy
5 8 (2.96%) SAN
5 8 (2.96%) SSH
6 4 (1.48%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (1.48%) IPsec
6 4 (1.48%) LAN
7 3 (1.11%) WAN
8 2 (0.74%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.74%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.74%) Network Security
8 2 (0.74%) Skype
8 2 (0.74%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.37%) AMQP
9 1 (0.37%) Junos
9 1 (0.37%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.37%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.30%) MySQL
2 11 (4.07%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.22%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.22%) VoltDB
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 51 (18.89%) SoapUI
2 41 (15.19%) Eclipse
3 30 (11.11%) Subversion
4 29 (10.74%) Maven
5 23 (8.52%) Jenkins
6 18 (6.67%) Git (software)
7 14 (5.19%) TestNG
8 12 (4.44%) Selenium
9 10 (3.70%) JMeter
9 10 (3.70%) JUnit
10 8 (2.96%) LoadRunner
11 6 (2.22%) LoadUI
12 4 (1.48%) SonarQube
13 3 (1.11%) JBehave
13 3 (1.11%) JIRA
14 2 (0.74%) Cucumber
14 2 (0.74%) IntelliJ
15 1 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
15 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
15 1 (0.37%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (3.33%) Telecoms
2 8 (2.96%) Military
3 4 (1.48%) Finance
4 2 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (21.85%) Developer
2 36 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 34 (12.59%) Analyst
4 26 (9.63%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 26 (9.63%) Test Analyst
5 21 (7.78%) Security Engineer
6 20 (7.41%) Test Manager
7 17 (6.30%) Unix Engineer
8 16 (5.93%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
9 15 (5.56%) XML Analyst
10 14 (5.19%) .NET Developer
10 14 (5.19%) Linux Engineer
11 13 (4.81%) Architect
12 12 (4.44%) ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (4.44%) Java Engineer
12 12 (4.44%) Tester
12 12 (4.44%) Unix Linux Engineer
13 11 (4.07%) C# Developer
13 11 (4.07%) Consultant
13 11 (4.07%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (26.67%) XML
2 51 (18.89%) SOAP
3 33 (12.22%) XML Messaging
4 30 (11.11%) Web Services
5 26 (9.63%) Java EE
6 17 (6.30%) .NET
6 17 (6.30%) ASP.NET
7 12 (4.44%) JSON
8 11 (4.07%) HTML
9 8 (2.96%) Hibernate
9 8 (2.96%) Middleware
9 8 (2.96%) SAML
9 8 (2.96%) Spring
10 6 (2.22%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.85%) Django
11 5 (1.85%) JCE
11 5 (1.85%) jQuery
12 4 (1.48%) CSS
13 3 (1.11%) Leaflet
13 3 (1.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.74%) PKI
2 12 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.07%) Data Centre
4 9 (3.33%) Cryptography
4 9 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.96%) DataPower
5 8 (2.96%) Smart Meter
6 6 (2.22%) User Experience
7 5 (1.85%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.11%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.37%) CESG
10 1 (0.37%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.37%) Smart Energy
10 1 (0.37%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 65 (24.07%) Linux
2 56 (20.74%) Unix
3 31 (11.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (7.41%) Windows
5 4 (1.48%) Solaris
6 3 (1.11%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.74%) CentOS
7 2 (0.74%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.37%) AIX
8 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (13.33%) Test Management
2 31 (11.48%) Use Case
3 27 (10.00%) Defect Management
4 25 (9.26%) Test Scripting
5 22 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (5.93%) Integration Testing
7 15 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
8 14 (5.19%) Waterfall
9 13 (4.81%) Identity Management
9 13 (4.81%) MVC
9 13 (4.81%) Scrum
10 12 (4.44%) Project Management
10 12 (4.44%) Security Architecture
10 12 (4.44%) Test Automation
11 11 (4.07%) Incident Management
12 10 (3.70%) Software Delivery
12 10 (3.70%) User Stories
13 9 (3.33%) MVVM
13 9 (3.33%) Performance Testing
14 8 (2.96%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 105 (38.89%) Java
2 78 (28.89%) SQL
3 53 (19.63%) PL/SQL
4 26 (9.63%) JavaScript
5 19 (7.04%) Shell Script
6 18 (6.67%) C#
7 17 (6.30%) PowerShell
8 14 (5.19%) VB.NET
9 11 (4.07%) XAML
10 9 (3.33%) VBA
11 8 (2.96%) Perl
12 6 (2.22%) Python
13 4 (1.48%) PHP
13 4 (1.48%) VB
14 3 (1.11%) AWK
14 3 (1.11%) sed
14 3 (1.11%) VBScript
15 2 (0.74%) C
16 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 270 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (7.41%) ISTQB
3 8 (2.96%) Degree
4 6 (2.22%) Sun Certification
5 5 (1.85%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.74%) CISSP
6 2 (0.74%) CREST Certified
6 2 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.37%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.37%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.96%) QA
2 7 (2.59%) Def Stans
3 3 (1.11%) FIPS 140-2
3 3 (1.11%) RMADS
4 2 (0.74%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (6.30%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.11%) XenApp
4 2 (0.74%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 40 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (8.15%) Ansible
3 2 (0.74%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.74%) yum
4 1 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.37%) SCCM
4 1 (0.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (16.30%) HP
2 36 (13.33%) Oracle
3 19 (7.04%) Microsoft
3 19 (7.04%) Red Hat
4 15 (5.56%) VMware
5 5 (1.85%) F5
6 3 (1.11%) Citrix
7 2 (0.74%) Cisco
7 2 (0.74%) Intel Security
7 2 (0.74%) Mitel
7 2 (0.74%) MobileIron
7 2 (0.74%) NetApp
7 2 (0.74%) Polycom
7 2 (0.74%) Sonus
8 1 (0.37%) Juniper
8 1 (0.37%) Symantec
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