Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 30 76
Rank change year-on-year -16 +46 -8
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 55 54 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.86% 4.73% 2.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.78% 28.72% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 16
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £300 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -4.76% +12.00%
10th Percentile £111 £160 £315
90th Percentile £475 £508 £700
East of England median daily rate £375 £400 £420
% change year-on-year -6.25% -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 9
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £14.50 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.00% +38.89% +13.39%
10th Percentile £10.20 £9.00 £10.15
90th Percentile £15.75 £46.00 £59.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £40.00 £31.37
% change year-on-year -55.63% +27.53% +56.83%

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 278 188 268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.52% 16.48% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 79 134
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £355 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £188 £173 £208
90th Percentile £528 £530 £546
East of England median daily rate £375 £375 £380
% change year-on-year - -1.32% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 28 31
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.73 £40.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.68% +233.33% -37.66%
10th Percentile £11.25 £14.36 £9.00
90th Percentile £47.60 £47.50 £58.75
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £29.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -38.98% +37.21% +16.22%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +6 30 £111 -36.12% 1
Cambridge -4 17 £240 -31.43% 3
Huntingdon -9 2 £280 -41.67% 1
Security Cleared
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 42 (76.36%) SC Cleared
2 9 (16.36%) Cisco
2 9 (16.36%) SQL
2 9 (16.36%) Oracle
2 9 (16.36%) SAP
2 9 (16.36%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (16.36%) Cognos
3 8 (14.55%) IBM
3 8 (14.55%) QA
3 8 (14.55%) Process Improvement
3 8 (14.55%) Change Control
3 8 (14.55%) Cognos Report Studio
3 8 (14.55%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 7 (12.73%) DV Cleared
4 7 (12.73%) GAP Analysis
4 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
4 7 (12.73%) Windows
5 6 (10.91%) ITIL
5 6 (10.91%) Project Management
5 6 (10.91%) .NET
5 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
5 6 (10.91%) Northgate
5 6 (10.91%) ResourceLink
5 6 (10.91%) NGA Human Resources
6 5 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 5 (9.09%) VMware
6 5 (9.09%) SLA
6 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (9.09%) C
7 4 (7.27%) MCP

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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 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.64%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.82%) Apache
3 1 (1.82%) JBoss
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.82%) Tuxedo
3 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.82%) Acrobat
2 1 (1.82%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (10.91%) ResourceLink
2 4 (7.27%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.82%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) CTI
1 2 (3.64%) Firewall
1 2 (3.64%) LAN
1 2 (3.64%) Unified Communications
1 2 (3.64%) VoIP
1 2 (3.64%) WAN
1 2 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.82%) HTTP
2 1 (1.82%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (14.55%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 8 (14.55%) Cognos Report Studio
3 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.82%) GIS
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.27%) Retail
1 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.45%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Marketing
3 2 (3.64%) Electronics
3 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Law
4 1 (1.82%) Legal
4 1 (1.82%) Local Government
4 1 (1.82%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Analyst
2 11 (20.00%) Developer
3 8 (14.55%) Cognos Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Consultant
4 7 (12.73%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Payroll Consultant
5 6 (10.91%) Service Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (7.27%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Field Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) SAP Payroll Consultant
8 3 (5.45%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.45%) IT Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) IT Manager
8 3 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 2 (3.64%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.64%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.82%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.82%) jQuery
3 1 (1.82%) Loki
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (1.82%) REST
3 1 (1.82%) SignalR
3 1 (1.82%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Handset
2 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.45%) Social Media
3 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Windows
2 4 (7.27%) Linux
2 4 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.45%) CentOS
4 2 (3.64%) Unix
4 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.55%) Change Control
1 8 (14.55%) Process Improvement
2 7 (12.73%) GAP Analysis
3 6 (10.91%) ITIL
3 6 (10.91%) Project Management
4 5 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.27%) Mathematics
5 4 (7.27%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.27%) SDLC
5 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.45%) Information Security
6 3 (5.45%) Marketing Strategy
7 2 (3.64%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.64%) MVC
7 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.64%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.36%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) C
3 3 (5.45%) C#
4 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.82%) COBOL
5 1 (1.82%) Java
5 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 42 (76.36%) SC Cleared
2 7 (12.73%) DV Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) MCP
4 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) QA
2 5 (9.09%) SLA
3 2 (3.64%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (3.64%) Terraform
1 2 (3.64%) yum
2 1 (1.82%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.82%) Packer
2 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Cisco
1 9 (16.36%) Cognos
1 9 (16.36%) Oracle
1 9 (16.36%) SAP
2 8 (14.55%) IBM
3 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.91%) NGA Human Resources
4 6 (10.91%) Northgate
5 5 (9.09%) VMware
6 4 (7.27%) NetApp
6 4 (7.27%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.64%) Bomgar
7 2 (3.64%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.82%) Apple
8 1 (1.82%) Becrypt
8 1 (1.82%) Dell
8 1 (1.82%) HP
8 1 (1.82%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.82%) LogRhythm
8 1 (1.82%) Lumension