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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 7 42 27
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -15
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 178 46 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 13.23% 3.62% 5.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 49.17% 23.59% 26.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 30 41
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £272 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £374 £373
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 9
Average hourly rate £52.17 - £32.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 - £31.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.31 - £55.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+54.76% -1.17%
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
362 195 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 26.91% 15.34% 20.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 103 158
Average daily rate £400 £386 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 17
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 £13.60 £14.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £47.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

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 31 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
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 31 July 2015.

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 31 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% 6
Guildford +3 8 £325 -35.06% 14
Woking +2 4 £375 - 2
Epsom - 4 £351 -
Staines - 3 - -
Camberley -3 2 £400 -17.94%
Redhill - 1 £450 -
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 295 (89.67%) SC Cleared
2 92 (27.96%) XML
3 87 (26.44%) SQL
4 86 (26.14%) Java
5 79 (24.01%) HP
6 69 (20.97%) UNIX
7 67 (20.36%) HP Quality Center
8 66 (20.06%) Test Management
9 64 (19.45%) Linux
10 56 (17.02%) XML Messaging
11 54 (16.41%) Use Case
12 49 (14.89%) ISTQB
12 49 (14.89%) SoapUI
13 48 (14.59%) PL/SQL
14 45 (13.68%) Oracle
14 45 (13.68%) Shell Script
15 44 (13.37%) SOAP
16 39 (11.85%) Perl
16 39 (11.85%) Telecoms
17 35 (10.64%) Microsoft
18 34 (10.33%) Windows
18 34 (10.33%) Test Scripting
19 30 (9.12%) Active Directory
20 29 (8.81%) Eclipse
20 29 (8.81%) VMware
21 28 (8.51%) JBoss
21 28 (8.51%) PKI
22 24 (7.29%) Oracle Database
22 24 (7.29%) Test Planning
23 23 (6.99%) Analytical Skills

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 28 (8.51%) JBoss
2 21 (6.38%) Apache
3 12 (3.65%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.74%) MS Exchange
4 9 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (1.82%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.22%) Lync
7 3 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.61%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.61%) CMS
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.30%) SAS
9 1 (0.30%) IIS
9 1 (0.30%) Node.js
9 1 (0.30%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.43%) MS Project
3 3 (0.91%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.30%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.30%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.99%) TCP/IP
2 22 (6.69%) SAN
2 22 (6.69%) Firewall
3 17 (5.17%) DNS
4 12 (3.65%) LAN
5 11 (3.34%) LDAP
6 10 (3.04%) VPN
6 10 (3.04%) IPsec
7 9 (2.74%) SSL
7 9 (2.74%) WAN
8 8 (2.43%) SMTP
8 8 (2.43%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (1.22%) DHCP
9 4 (1.22%) FTP
10 3 (0.91%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (0.61%) HTTP
11 2 (0.61%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.61%) Multicast
11 2 (0.61%) PCoIP
12 1 (0.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (7.29%) Oracle Database
2 20 (6.08%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.22%) VoltDB
3 4 (1.22%) MySQL
4 3 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.61%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.30%) DB2
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.30%) Big Data
6 1 (0.30%) OpenStack Swift
6 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 49 (14.89%) SoapUI
2 29 (8.81%) Eclipse
3 23 (6.99%) Subversion
4 20 (6.08%) Maven
4 20 (6.08%) LoadRunner
5 15 (4.56%) JMeter
6 11 (3.34%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.82%) TestNG
8 4 (1.22%) Selenium
8 4 (1.22%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (0.91%) SonarQube
9 3 (0.91%) LoadUI
9 3 (0.91%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.61%) RequisitePro
10 2 (0.61%) CaliberRM
10 2 (0.61%) JIRA
10 2 (0.61%) Trac
11 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.30%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.30%) MSI
General
1 39 (11.85%) Telecoms
2 10 (3.04%) Military
3 5 (1.52%) Finance
4 4 (1.22%) Marketing
5 3 (0.91%) Automotive
6 2 (0.61%) Publishing
7 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 74 (22.49%) Analyst
2 56 (17.02%) Test Analyst
3 53 (16.11%) Developer
4 37 (11.25%) Java Developer
5 30 (9.12%) Test Manager
6 28 (8.51%) Architect
7 20 (6.08%) Security Engineer
8 15 (4.56%) Senior Analyst
9 13 (3.95%) Senior Test Analyst
10 12 (3.65%) Tester
11 10 (3.04%) Consultant
11 10 (3.04%) Test Engineer
12 9 (2.74%) Release Manager
12 9 (2.74%) Security Architect
12 9 (2.74%) Test Architect
13 8 (2.43%) Lead Security Architect
13 8 (2.43%) Lead Architect
14 7 (2.13%) Performance Tester
14 7 (2.13%) Systems Engineer
14 7 (2.13%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (27.96%) XML
2 56 (17.02%) XML Messaging
3 44 (13.37%) SOAP
4 16 (4.86%) HTML
5 15 (4.56%) CSS
6 11 (3.34%) .NET
7 10 (3.04%) Web Services
7 10 (3.04%) jQuery
8 7 (2.13%) JCE
8 7 (2.13%) Spring
8 7 (2.13%) Ajax
9 6 (1.82%) Java EE
10 5 (1.52%) WCF
10 5 (1.52%) J2EE
11 4 (1.22%) ASP.NET
11 4 (1.22%) HTML5
11 4 (1.22%) RabbitMQ
12 2 (0.61%) JSON
12 2 (0.61%) STL
12 2 (0.61%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.51%) PKI
2 23 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (3.95%) Data Centre
4 12 (3.65%) Smart Meter
5 9 (2.74%) DataPower
6 5 (1.52%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.22%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.22%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.22%) GIS
7 4 (1.22%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.91%) Replication
8 3 (0.91%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.61%) HP StoreVirtual
9 2 (0.61%) Clustering
9 2 (0.61%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.61%) EqualLogic
9 2 (0.61%) NHS
9 2 (0.61%) W3C
9 2 (0.61%) CMDB
10 1 (0.30%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 69 (20.97%) UNIX
2 64 (19.45%) Linux
3 34 (10.33%) Windows
4 12 (3.65%) Solaris
4 12 (3.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (3.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.82%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.91%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.61%) Fedora
8 2 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (20.06%) Test Management
2 54 (16.41%) Use Case
3 34 (10.33%) Test Scripting
4 24 (7.29%) Test Planning
5 23 (6.99%) SDLC
6 22 (6.69%) Incident Management
7 20 (6.08%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (5.47%) Performance Testing
9 16 (4.86%) Security Testing
9 16 (4.86%) System Testing
9 16 (4.86%) Software Engineering
9 16 (4.86%) Validation
10 15 (4.56%) Identity Management
10 15 (4.56%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (3.95%) Security Architecture
11 13 (3.95%) ITIL
12 12 (3.65%) Integration Testing
13 10 (3.04%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (3.04%) Penetration Testing
13 10 (3.04%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (26.44%) SQL
2 86 (26.14%) Java
3 48 (14.59%) PL/SQL
4 45 (13.68%) Shell Script
5 39 (11.85%) Perl
6 19 (5.78%) C#
6 19 (5.78%) Python
7 12 (3.65%) PowerShell
8 11 (3.34%) C++
8 11 (3.34%) JavaScript
8 11 (3.34%) C
9 6 (1.82%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.22%) VBA
11 3 (0.91%) PHP
12 2 (0.61%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.30%) VB
13 1 (0.30%) R
Qualifications
1 295 (89.67%) SC Cleared
2 49 (14.89%) ISTQB
3 13 (3.95%) ISEB
4 10 (3.04%) Degree
5 6 (1.82%) HND
6 5 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.91%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.61%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.61%) HNC
8 2 (0.61%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.61%) CISSP
9 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.30%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.30%) PMP
9 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.30%) MCSE
9 1 (0.30%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.43%) QA
2 7 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (9.12%) Active Directory
2 23 (6.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.43%) Sendmail
4 5 (1.52%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.61%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 67 (20.36%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (2.43%) MIMEsweeper
2 8 (2.43%) MAILsweeper
3 7 (2.13%) NetBackup
4 6 (1.82%) WSUS
4 6 (1.82%) SCOM
4 6 (1.82%) SCVMM
5 5 (1.52%) Ansible
6 4 (1.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (1.22%) SCCM
6 4 (1.22%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.30%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 79 (24.01%) HP
2 45 (13.68%) Oracle
3 35 (10.64%) Microsoft
4 29 (8.81%) VMware
5 11 (3.34%) McAfee
5 11 (3.34%) Cisco
6 9 (2.74%) IBM
6 9 (2.74%) Juniper
6 9 (2.74%) NetApp
6 9 (2.74%) Red Hat
6 9 (2.74%) F5
7 8 (2.43%) Blue Coat
7 8 (2.43%) Websense
8 4 (1.22%) Sophos
8 4 (1.22%) Remedy
8 4 (1.22%) Veritas
8 4 (1.22%) Dell
9 3 (0.91%) EMC
9 3 (0.91%) SAP
9 3 (0.91%) BMC
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