The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 6 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 182 57 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 14.20% 4.50% 5.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 53.06% 24.78% 28.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 42 43
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£403 £388 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.87% -4.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £276 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £486 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 10
Average hourly rate £47.00 - £32.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.09 - £26.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 - £54.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.15 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+24.60% +16.27%
Security 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
343 230 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 26.76% 18.17% 19.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 130 150
Average daily rate £400 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £226 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 19
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -41.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £14.00 £19.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.30 £48.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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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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 0 106 £425 +6.25% 5
Guildford +5 14 £325 +8.33% 20
Camberley -7 4 £400 -15.56%
Woking +15 2 £200 -57.89%
Staines - 2 - - 1
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 288 (90.00%) SC Cleared
2 85 (26.56%) XML
3 74 (23.13%) HP
4 72 (22.50%) Java
4 72 (22.50%) SQL
5 68 (21.25%) Linux
6 61 (19.06%) UNIX
6 61 (19.06%) Test Management
6 61 (19.06%) HP Quality Center
7 51 (15.94%) Use Case
8 49 (15.31%) XML Messaging
9 48 (15.00%) ISTQB
10 42 (13.13%) Shell Script
10 42 (13.13%) PL/SQL
11 40 (12.50%) SoapUI
12 38 (11.88%) SOAP
13 36 (11.25%) Telecoms
14 35 (10.94%) Perl
14 35 (10.94%) Oracle
15 34 (10.63%) Windows
16 33 (10.31%) Microsoft
17 31 (9.69%) Active Directory
18 30 (9.38%) Test Scripting
19 29 (9.06%) VMware
20 26 (8.13%) JBoss
20 26 (8.13%) Apache
20 26 (8.13%) PKI
21 25 (7.81%) Eclipse
21 25 (7.81%) Firewall
22 24 (7.50%) Incident Management

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (8.13%) JBoss
1 26 (8.13%) Apache
2 11 (3.44%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.13%) MS Exchange
4 9 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (2.19%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.88%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.25%) Lync
8 2 (0.63%) CMS
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.31%) SAS
9 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.31%) IIS
9 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (4.06%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.19%) MS Project
3 3 (0.94%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.31%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.81%) Firewall
2 22 (6.88%) TCP/IP
3 20 (6.25%) SAN
4 16 (5.00%) DNS
5 12 (3.75%) LAN
6 11 (3.44%) LDAP
7 10 (3.13%) VPN
7 10 (3.13%) WAN
7 10 (3.13%) IPsec
8 9 (2.81%) SSL
9 8 (2.50%) SMTP
9 8 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (1.25%) DHCP
11 3 (0.94%) HTTP
11 3 (0.94%) Reverse Proxy
11 3 (0.94%) Multicast
12 2 (0.63%) PCoIP
12 2 (0.63%) MPLS
12 2 (0.63%) Ethernet
13 1 (0.31%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.19%) Oracle Database
2 21 (6.56%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.25%) VoltDB
3 4 (1.25%) MySQL
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.63%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.31%) Big Data
5 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.31%) DB2
5 1 (0.31%) OpenStack Swift
Development Applications
1 40 (12.50%) SoapUI
2 25 (7.81%) Eclipse
3 22 (6.88%) LoadRunner
4 18 (5.63%) Subversion
5 17 (5.31%) Maven
5 17 (5.31%) JMeter
6 12 (3.75%) Jenkins
7 7 (2.19%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.25%) TestNG
9 3 (0.94%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (0.94%) SonarQube
10 2 (0.63%) Trac
10 2 (0.63%) JIRA
10 2 (0.63%) Selenium
10 2 (0.63%) CaliberRM
10 2 (0.63%) RequisitePro
11 1 (0.31%) MSI
11 1 (0.31%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.31%) JUnit
11 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
General
1 36 (11.25%) Telecoms
2 9 (2.81%) Military
3 5 (1.56%) Finance
3 5 (1.56%) Publishing
4 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (19.06%) Analyst
2 60 (18.75%) Developer
3 50 (15.63%) Test Analyst
4 35 (10.94%) Java Developer
5 33 (10.31%) Test Manager
6 31 (9.69%) Architect
7 20 (6.25%) Security Engineer
8 14 (4.38%) Tester
9 11 (3.44%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (3.44%) Senior Test Analyst
10 10 (3.13%) Performance Tester
11 9 (2.81%) Release Manager
11 9 (2.81%) Test Engineer
11 9 (2.81%) Security Architect
11 9 (2.81%) Test Architect
12 8 (2.50%) Lead Security Architect
12 8 (2.50%) Lead Architect
12 8 (2.50%) Consultant
13 7 (2.19%) Project Manager
13 7 (2.19%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (26.56%) XML
2 49 (15.31%) XML Messaging
3 38 (11.88%) SOAP
4 18 (5.63%) .NET
5 12 (3.75%) CSS
5 12 (3.75%) jQuery
6 11 (3.44%) Web Services
7 10 (3.13%) ASP.NET
7 10 (3.13%) Ajax
8 9 (2.81%) WCF
9 8 (2.50%) HTML
10 7 (2.19%) Spring
11 5 (1.56%) J2EE
11 5 (1.56%) JCE
12 4 (1.25%) Java EE
12 4 (1.25%) HTML5
12 4 (1.25%) RabbitMQ
13 3 (0.94%) STL
14 2 (0.63%) JSP
14 2 (0.63%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.13%) PKI
2 16 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.06%) Data Centre
4 12 (3.75%) Smart Meter
5 9 (2.81%) DataPower
6 5 (1.56%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.56%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.25%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.25%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.25%) GIS
8 3 (0.94%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.94%) Replication
9 2 (0.63%) NHS
9 2 (0.63%) W3C
9 2 (0.63%) CMDB
9 2 (0.63%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.63%) EqualLogic
9 2 (0.63%) HP StoreVirtual
10 1 (0.31%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.31%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 68 (21.25%) Linux
2 61 (19.06%) UNIX
3 34 (10.63%) Windows
4 16 (5.00%) Solaris
5 13 (4.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (3.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.88%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.94%) Fedora
8 3 (0.94%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.63%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.31%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (19.06%) Test Management
2 51 (15.94%) Use Case
3 30 (9.38%) Test Scripting
4 24 (7.50%) Incident Management
4 24 (7.50%) SDLC
5 21 (6.56%) Test Planning
5 21 (6.56%) Performance Testing
6 18 (5.63%) Software Engineering
7 16 (5.00%) System Testing
7 16 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (4.69%) Identity Management
9 14 (4.38%) Validation
9 14 (4.38%) Security Testing
10 13 (4.06%) Security Architecture
10 13 (4.06%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (4.06%) ITIL
11 11 (3.44%) Project Management
11 11 (3.44%) Service Management
12 10 (3.13%) Penetration Testing
12 10 (3.13%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (22.50%) Java
1 72 (22.50%) SQL
2 42 (13.13%) Shell Script
2 42 (13.13%) PL/SQL
3 35 (10.94%) Perl
4 23 (7.19%) C#
5 19 (5.94%) Python
6 16 (5.00%) JavaScript
7 13 (4.06%) C++
7 13 (4.06%) PowerShell
8 11 (3.44%) C
9 6 (1.88%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.94%) PHP
11 2 (0.63%) VBA
11 2 (0.63%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.31%) VB
12 1 (0.31%) R
12 1 (0.31%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 288 (90.00%) SC Cleared
2 48 (15.00%) ISTQB
3 12 (3.75%) ISEB
4 10 (3.13%) Degree
5 5 (1.56%) HND
5 5 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.94%) BC Cleared
6 3 (0.94%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.94%) CISSP
7 2 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.63%) MCITP
8 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.31%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.31%) PMP
8 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.31%) MCSE
8 1 (0.31%) MCSA
8 1 (0.31%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (2.19%) QA
2 2 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (9.69%) Active Directory
2 23 (7.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.50%) Sendmail
4 4 (1.25%) XenDesktop
4 4 (1.25%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.94%) XenApp
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.31%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 61 (19.06%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (2.50%) MIMEsweeper
2 8 (2.50%) MAILsweeper
3 5 (1.56%) NetBackup
3 5 (1.56%) WSUS
3 5 (1.56%) SCOM
3 5 (1.56%) SCVMM
3 5 (1.56%) Ansible
4 4 (1.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (1.25%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.94%) SCCM
6 1 (0.31%) Puppet
6 1 (0.31%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 74 (23.13%) HP
2 35 (10.94%) Oracle
3 33 (10.31%) Microsoft
4 29 (9.06%) VMware
5 11 (3.44%) Juniper
5 11 (3.44%) Cisco
6 10 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 10 (3.13%) NetApp
6 10 (3.13%) McAfee
7 8 (2.50%) Websense
7 8 (2.50%) Blue Coat
7 8 (2.50%) F5
7 8 (2.50%) IBM
8 6 (1.88%) Citrix
9 4 (1.25%) Remedy
9 4 (1.25%) Veritas
9 4 (1.25%) Sophos
9 4 (1.25%) Siebel
9 4 (1.25%) Dell
10 3 (0.94%) EMC
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