Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Security Clearance
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 47 49
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 +39
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 44 31 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.45% 2.92% 3.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.71% 17.03% 18.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 17
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £350 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -13.58% -0.31%
10th Percentile £155 £117 £174
90th Percentile £456 £600 £700
East of England median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 8
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £10.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.50% +272.09% -72.44%
10th Percentile £10.88 £38.50 £8.60
90th Percentile £16.43 £49.90 £27.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -60.00% +9.38% +66.67%

Security Cleared is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 280 182 225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 21.93% 17.17% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 75 110
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -7.89%
10th Percentile £211 £132 £206
90th Percentile £575 £575 £488
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 39 26
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.50 £40.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.25% +233.33% -
10th Percentile £11.50 £14.55 £8.75
90th Percentile £45.80 £47.50 £60.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year -50.00% +47.37% +21.79%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Security Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Cambridgeshire

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Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +18 32 £400 +128.57% 3
Cambridge -11 5 £270 -22.86% 5
Huntingdon -3 1 - -
Security Cleared
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 36 (81.82%) SC Cleared
2 16 (36.36%) ITIL
2 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (27.27%) Windows
4 12 (27.27%) Cisco
4 12 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 12 (27.27%) Incident Management
5 11 (25.00%) NetApp
6 10 (22.73%) MCP
6 10 (22.73%) Problem Management
6 10 (22.73%) Retail
6 10 (22.73%) Mathematics
7 9 (20.45%) Cognos
8 8 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (18.18%) SQL
8 8 (18.18%) IBM
8 8 (18.18%) Oracle
8 8 (18.18%) QA
8 8 (18.18%) Process Improvement
8 8 (18.18%) Cognos Report Studio
8 8 (18.18%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 7 (15.91%) Change Control
9 7 (15.91%) SAP
9 7 (15.91%) GAP Analysis
10 6 (13.64%) NGA Human Resources
10 6 (13.64%) Northgate
10 6 (13.64%) ResourceLink
11 5 (11.36%) DV Cleared
11 5 (11.36%) SLA

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.27%) Acrobat
3 1 (2.27%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (13.64%) ResourceLink
2 4 (9.09%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.27%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 8 (18.18%) Cognos Report Studio
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.27%) GIS
General
1 10 (22.73%) Retail
2 2 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (2.27%) Law
3 1 (2.27%) Military
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Analyst
2 9 (20.45%) Developer
2 9 (20.45%) Service Analyst
2 9 (20.45%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (18.18%) Cognos Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Consultant
4 6 (13.64%) Payroll Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) SAP Payroll Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (6.82%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Coordinator
7 2 (4.55%) IT Support
7 2 (4.55%) System Design Authority
8 1 (2.27%) Active Directory Support
8 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (2.27%) IT Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Release and Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.27%) Entity Framework
2 1 (2.27%) jQuery
2 1 (2.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) CMDB
3 1 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.27%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.27%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) ITIL
2 12 (27.27%) Incident Management
2 12 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 10 (22.73%) Mathematics
3 10 (22.73%) Problem Management
4 8 (18.18%) Process Improvement
5 7 (15.91%) Change Control
5 7 (15.91%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (6.82%) Information Security
6 3 (6.82%) SDLC
7 2 (4.55%) Innovative Thinking
7 2 (4.55%) IT Strategy
7 2 (4.55%) ITSM
7 2 (4.55%) Line Management
7 2 (4.55%) Project Management
7 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.55%) Service Design
7 2 (4.55%) Service Management
7 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.55%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) C
3 1 (2.27%) C#
3 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 36 (81.82%) SC Cleared
2 10 (22.73%) MCP
3 5 (11.36%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.27%) Degree
5 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) QA
2 5 (11.36%) SLA
3 2 (4.55%) JSP 440
4 1 (2.27%) Def Stans
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) vRealize
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.27%) Cisco
3 11 (25.00%) NetApp
4 9 (20.45%) Cognos
5 8 (18.18%) IBM
5 8 (18.18%) Oracle
6 7 (15.91%) SAP
7 6 (13.64%) NGA Human Resources
7 6 (13.64%) Northgate
8 2 (4.55%) Bomgar
8 2 (4.55%) HP
8 2 (4.55%) Sun
8 2 (4.55%) VMware
9 1 (2.27%) Apple
9 1 (2.27%) Becrypt
9 1 (2.27%) Citrix
9 1 (2.27%) Dell
9 1 (2.27%) EMC
9 1 (2.27%) Lumension
9 1 (2.27%) Red Hat