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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 12 19 32
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +13
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 140 106 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 11.62% 7.42% 5.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.78% 29.04% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 68 47
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 £323 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Average hourly rate £52.50 £45.00 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +178.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+51.78% +55.55%
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
361 365 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 29.96% 25.56% 21.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 171 150
Average daily rate £450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 14 18
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% +23.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £18.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £47.35 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 11 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram 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 11 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 0 101 £464 +3.16% 14
Guildford -1 7 £450 +28.57% 13
Egham - 2 £400 -
Woking - 2 £338 - 2
Camberley -1 1 £400 -5.88% 1
Redhill -18 1 - - 2
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 271 (94.76%) SC Cleared
2 109 (38.11%) Java
3 80 (27.97%) SQL
4 75 (26.22%) XML
5 72 (25.17%) Linux
6 58 (20.28%) Unix
7 53 (18.53%) PL/SQL
8 52 (18.18%) SOAP
8 52 (18.18%) SoapUI
9 49 (17.13%) JBoss
10 46 (16.08%) HP
11 43 (15.03%) Eclipse
12 41 (14.34%) HP Quality Center
13 37 (12.94%) Oracle
14 36 (12.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 36 (12.59%) Test Management
15 33 (11.54%) XML Messaging
16 32 (11.19%) PKI
17 31 (10.84%) Use Case
17 31 (10.84%) Maven
17 31 (10.84%) Web Services
18 30 (10.49%) Subversion
19 29 (10.14%) Java EE
20 27 (9.44%) Defect Management
21 26 (9.09%) JavaScript
22 25 (8.74%) Windows
22 25 (8.74%) Test Scripting
23 24 (8.39%) Jenkins
24 23 (8.04%) Apache
24 23 (8.04%) MS Excel

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 49 (17.13%) JBoss
2 23 (8.04%) Apache
3 13 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.80%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.75%) ArcGIS
6 4 (1.40%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.70%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.35%) CMS
9 1 (0.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 23 (8.04%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.40%) MS Project
4 3 (1.05%) MS Office
4 3 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.35%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.35%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.94%) Firewall
2 16 (5.59%) LDAP
3 13 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 12 (4.20%) SSL
5 9 (3.15%) Reverse Proxy
6 8 (2.80%) SAN
6 8 (2.80%) SSH
7 5 (1.75%) IPsec
7 5 (1.75%) LAN
8 4 (1.40%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (1.40%) WAN
9 3 (1.05%) DNS
9 3 (1.05%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.70%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.70%) NetScaler
10 2 (0.70%) Network Security
10 2 (0.70%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (0.70%) Skype
11 1 (0.35%) SMTP
11 1 (0.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.29%) MySQL
2 11 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 7 (2.45%) VoltDB
4 6 (2.10%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.35%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 52 (18.18%) SoapUI
2 43 (15.03%) Eclipse
3 31 (10.84%) Maven
4 30 (10.49%) Subversion
5 24 (8.39%) Jenkins
6 17 (5.94%) Git (software)
7 14 (4.90%) TestNG
8 13 (4.55%) Selenium
9 12 (4.20%) JUnit
10 11 (3.85%) JMeter
11 8 (2.80%) LoadRunner
12 6 (2.10%) LoadUI
13 5 (1.75%) JBehave
14 4 (1.40%) JIRA
15 3 (1.05%) Cucumber
15 3 (1.05%) SonarQube
16 2 (0.70%) IntelliJ
17 1 (0.35%) MSI
17 1 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
17 1 (0.35%) Zephyr
General
1 12 (4.20%) Telecoms
2 8 (2.80%) Military
3 4 (1.40%) Finance
4 2 (0.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (21.68%) Developer
2 39 (13.64%) Java Developer
3 35 (12.24%) Analyst
4 26 (9.09%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 26 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 22 (7.69%) Security Engineer
6 20 (6.99%) Test Manager
7 17 (5.94%) Unix Engineer
8 16 (5.59%) Architect
8 16 (5.59%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
9 15 (5.24%) XML Analyst
10 14 (4.90%) .NET Developer
10 14 (4.90%) Consultant
10 14 (4.90%) Linux Engineer
11 13 (4.55%) Tester
12 12 (4.20%) ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (4.20%) Java Engineer
12 12 (4.20%) Unix Linux Engineer
13 11 (3.85%) C# Developer
13 11 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (26.22%) XML
2 52 (18.18%) SOAP
3 33 (11.54%) XML Messaging
4 31 (10.84%) Web Services
5 29 (10.14%) Java EE
6 17 (5.94%) .NET
6 17 (5.94%) ASP.NET
7 13 (4.55%) JSON
8 11 (3.85%) HTML
9 9 (3.15%) Spring
10 8 (2.80%) Hibernate
10 8 (2.80%) Middleware
10 8 (2.80%) SAML
11 7 (2.45%) JCE
12 6 (2.10%) AngularJS
12 6 (2.10%) jQuery
13 5 (1.75%) Django
14 4 (1.40%) CSS
15 3 (1.05%) WCF
15 3 (1.05%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.19%) PKI
2 12 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.20%) Data Centre
3 11 (3.85%) Cryptography
4 10 (3.50%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.15%) Smart Meter
6 8 (2.80%) DataPower
7 7 (2.45%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.10%) User Experience
9 3 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.05%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.05%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.05%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.70%) NHS
10 2 (0.70%) Smart Energy
10 2 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.35%) CESG
11 1 (0.35%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 72 (25.17%) Linux
2 58 (20.28%) Unix
3 36 (12.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (8.74%) Windows
5 5 (1.75%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.75%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.40%) CentOS
6 4 (1.40%) Solaris
7 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.70%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.35%) AIX
9 1 (0.35%) Debian
9 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (12.59%) Test Management
2 31 (10.84%) Use Case
3 27 (9.44%) Defect Management
4 25 (8.74%) Test Scripting
5 21 (7.34%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (6.29%) Integration Testing
7 17 (5.94%) Project Management
8 16 (5.59%) System Integration Testing
9 14 (4.90%) MVC
9 14 (4.90%) Waterfall
10 13 (4.55%) Identity Management
10 13 (4.55%) Test Automation
11 12 (4.20%) Scrum
11 12 (4.20%) Security Architecture
12 11 (3.85%) Incident Management
13 10 (3.50%) Software Delivery
13 10 (3.50%) User Stories
14 9 (3.15%) Logistics
14 9 (3.15%) MVVM
14 9 (3.15%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 109 (38.11%) Java
2 80 (27.97%) SQL
3 53 (18.53%) PL/SQL
4 26 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 19 (6.64%) PowerShell
5 19 (6.64%) Shell Script
6 18 (6.29%) C#
7 14 (4.90%) VB.NET
8 11 (3.85%) XAML
9 9 (3.15%) Perl
9 9 (3.15%) VBA
10 7 (2.45%) Python
11 4 (1.40%) C
11 4 (1.40%) PHP
11 4 (1.40%) VB
12 3 (1.05%) AWK
12 3 (1.05%) sed
12 3 (1.05%) VBScript
13 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 271 (94.76%) SC Cleared
2 20 (6.99%) ISTQB
3 10 (3.50%) Degree
4 6 (2.10%) DV Cleared
4 6 (2.10%) Sun Certification
5 4 (1.40%) CISSP
5 4 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.70%) CREST Certified
6 2 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.70%) MCITP
6 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.35%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.35%) CCNA
7 1 (0.35%) CEH
7 1 (0.35%) HND
7 1 (0.35%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.85%) QA
2 7 (2.45%) Def Stans
3 3 (1.05%) FIPS 140-2
3 3 (1.05%) RMADS
4 2 (0.70%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.75%) XenApp
3 5 (1.75%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 41 (14.34%) HP Quality Center
2 21 (7.34%) Ansible
3 3 (1.05%) SCCM
4 2 (0.70%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.70%) Puppet
4 2 (0.70%) yum
5 1 (0.35%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (0.35%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.35%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.35%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.35%) SCOM
5 1 (0.35%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (16.08%) HP
2 37 (12.94%) Oracle
3 22 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 21 (7.34%) Red Hat
5 19 (6.64%) VMware
6 7 (2.45%) Cisco
7 6 (2.10%) Citrix
8 5 (1.75%) F5
9 4 (1.40%) NetApp
10 3 (1.05%) Juniper
10 3 (1.05%) Palo Alto
11 2 (0.70%) Intel Security
11 2 (0.70%) Mitel
11 2 (0.70%) MobileIron
11 2 (0.70%) Polycom
11 2 (0.70%) Sonus
11 2 (0.70%) Symantec
12 1 (0.35%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.35%) SAP
12 1 (0.35%) SolarWinds
Leatherhead, Surrey
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Stott & May
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Rate: £380 - £420 per day
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Guildford, Surrey
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
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Vivid Resourcing
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