Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 July 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 Check (SC) Clearance
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 20 33
Rank change year-on-year 0 +13 -8
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 31 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 11.79% 3.91% 1.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.27% 17.31% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 3
Guildford median daily rate £430 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.44% - +20.00%
Surrey median daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Guildford median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate £29.75 £17.00 £125.00
% change year-on-year +75.00% -86.40% +143.64%

SC 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 Guildford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Guildford
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 81 52 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 30.80% 22.61% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 26 22
Guildford median daily rate £430 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.44% +16.13% +10.71%
10th Percentile £313 £280 £215
90th Percentile £575 £578 £540
Surrey median daily rate £470 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +10.59% -5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Guildford median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £12.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +28.72% -14.28%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.30 £11.81
90th Percentile £38.36 £22.25 £38.01
Surrey median hourly rate £35.00 £18.50 £44.25
% change year-on-year +89.19% -58.19% +10.63%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Guildford.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Guildford

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in Guildford

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Guildford over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared in Guildford

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Guildford region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 31 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (48.39%) Java
3 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
4 14 (45.16%) Linux
4 14 (45.16%) Python
5 10 (32.26%) Big Data
5 10 (32.26%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (32.26%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (29.03%) Apache Camel
6 9 (29.03%) Bash Shell
6 9 (29.03%) PowerShell
6 9 (29.03%) Ruby
6 9 (29.03%) Tomcat
7 8 (25.81%) Scrum
7 8 (25.81%) Windows
7 8 (25.81%) Perl
7 8 (25.81%) Maven
7 8 (25.81%) Open Source
8 7 (22.58%) Mesos
8 7 (22.58%) Spring
8 7 (22.58%) Cloudera
8 7 (22.58%) CSS
8 7 (22.58%) ETL
9 6 (19.35%) ArcSight
9 6 (19.35%) Data Analysis
9 6 (19.35%) OSINT
10 5 (16.13%) React
10 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
10 5 (16.13%) SIEM

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 10 (32.26%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (29.03%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.68%) JBoss
4 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Network Security
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.23%) DHCP
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) L2TP
2 1 (3.23%) MPLS
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) Big Data
2 4 (12.90%) Hadoop
3 3 (9.68%) GIS
4 1 (3.23%) MySQL
4 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Maven
2 3 (9.68%) JIRA
3 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.45%) gulp
4 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.23%) Gerrit
4 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.23%) Selenium
4 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (12.90%) Law
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Consultant
2 9 (29.03%) Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) ArcSight Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Security Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Security Technical Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Security Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) Apache Camel
2 7 (22.58%) CSS
2 7 (22.58%) Spring
3 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
3 5 (16.13%) HTML
3 5 (16.13%) React
4 3 (9.68%) Apache CXF
4 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
4 3 (9.68%) JMS
4 3 (9.68%) jQuery
4 3 (9.68%) Regular Expression
5 2 (6.45%) Backbone.js
5 2 (6.45%) J2EE
5 2 (6.45%) LESS
5 2 (6.45%) Sass
6 1 (3.23%) gRPC
6 1 (3.23%) JPA
6 1 (3.23%) Kafka
6 1 (3.23%) Protocol Buffers
6 1 (3.23%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (9.68%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 8 (25.81%) Windows
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Android
4 1 (3.23%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (25.81%) Open Source
3 8 (25.81%) Scrum
4 7 (22.58%) ETL
5 6 (19.35%) Data Analysis
5 6 (19.35%) OSINT
6 5 (16.13%) SIEM
6 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
7 4 (12.90%) Actionable Insight
7 4 (12.90%) Analytics
7 4 (12.90%) Data Analytics
7 4 (12.90%) Front End Development
7 4 (12.90%) ITIL
7 4 (12.90%) Presales
7 4 (12.90%) Threat Detection
8 3 (9.68%) Content Development
8 3 (9.68%) Security Monitoring
8 3 (9.68%) Security Operations
8 3 (9.68%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) Java
1 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
2 14 (45.16%) Python
3 9 (29.03%) Bash Shell
3 9 (29.03%) PowerShell
3 9 (29.03%) Ruby
4 8 (25.81%) Perl
5 2 (6.45%) C++
5 2 (6.45%) SQL
6 1 (3.23%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Docker
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Mesos
2 5 (16.13%) Nagios
3 4 (12.90%) ArcSight ESM
3 4 (12.90%) Puppet
4 2 (6.45%) Ansible
5 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
5 1 (3.23%) SELinux
5 1 (3.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Cloudera
2 6 (19.35%) ArcSight
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle
4 3 (9.68%) HP
4 3 (9.68%) Intel
5 2 (6.45%) VMware
6 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
6 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco
6 1 (3.23%) F5
6 1 (3.23%) Ivanti
6 1 (3.23%) Juniper
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.23%) Palo Alto