Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 26 32
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6 -8
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 11 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 5.34% 3.91% 2.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.19% 15.63% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 7
Guildford median daily rate £443 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.12% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £239 £376 £373
90th Percentile £575 £562 £450
Surrey median daily rate £500 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Guildford median hourly rate - £30.90 -
Surrey median hourly rate £43.50 £41.70 £60.00
% change year-on-year +4.32% -30.50% +60.00%

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 42 64 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 20.39% 25.00% 24.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 37 27
Guildford median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £257 £260 £256
90th Percentile £575 £600 £508
Surrey median daily rate £475 £414 £450
% change year-on-year +14.80% -8.06% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Guildford median hourly rate £18.75 £18.25 £12.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.74% +46.82% -32.81%
10th Percentile £13.25 £13.80 £11.81
90th Percentile £37.93 £40.13 £13.06
Surrey median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year +27.27% -36.05% +14.67%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) Change Management
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Network Security
3 4 (36.36%) ArcSight
3 4 (36.36%) SIEM
3 4 (36.36%) ArcSight ESM
4 3 (27.27%) Security Operations
4 3 (27.27%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (27.27%) Content Development
4 3 (27.27%) Security Monitoring
4 3 (27.27%) Threat Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (27.27%) Big Data
4 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (27.27%) Regular Expression
4 3 (27.27%) Hadoop
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) Intel
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) JBoss
5 2 (18.18%) JMS
5 2 (18.18%) GIS
5 2 (18.18%) Apache CXF

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 2 (18.18%) JBoss
2 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Big Data
1 3 (27.27%) Hadoop
2 2 (18.18%) GIS
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) ArcSight Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
1 3 (27.27%) Regular Expression
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Camel
2 2 (18.18%) Apache CXF
2 2 (18.18%) JMS
2 2 (18.18%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) CSS3
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) LESS
3 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (9.09%) React
3 1 (9.09%) Redux
3 1 (9.09%) Sass
3 1 (9.09%) WAP
3 1 (9.09%) WML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Security Operations Centre
1 3 (27.27%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (18.18%) Smartphone
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) SIEM
2 3 (27.27%) Content Development
2 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (27.27%) Security Monitoring
2 3 (27.27%) Security Operations
2 3 (27.27%) Threat Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
4 1 (9.09%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Docker
2 1 (9.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) ArcSight
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Intel
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) Ivanti
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto