Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 24 27
Rank change year-on-year +12 +3 +8
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 15 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 7.50% 3.95% 2.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.12% 13.85% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 7
Guildford median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £251 £367 £373
90th Percentile £449 £463 £575
Surrey median daily rate £435 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +2.35% -5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Guildford median hourly rate - £30.90 -
Surrey median hourly rate £43.50 £34.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year +27.94% -43.33% +37.93%

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 34 65 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 17.00% 28.51% 28.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 33 19
Guildford median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
10th Percentile £162 £192 £213
90th Percentile £443 £588 £575
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +11.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Guildford median hourly rate £22.50 £13.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.64% -65.63% +77.78%
Surrey median hourly rate £44.25 £27.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year +60.91% -36.05% +102.35%

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 23 January 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 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Guildford region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) Python
3 5 (33.33%) C
3 5 (33.33%) C++
3 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 4 (26.67%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) Smartphone
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (13.33%) Puppet
6 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
6 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
6 2 (13.33%) React
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
6 2 (13.33%) CSS
6 2 (13.33%) OSPF
6 2 (13.33%) SMTP
6 2 (13.33%) FTP
6 2 (13.33%) VPN
6 2 (13.33%) DNS
6 2 (13.33%) Linux
6 2 (13.33%) LAN
6 2 (13.33%) WAN
6 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) Perl

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 1 (6.67%) JBoss
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) FTP
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) OSPF
1 2 (13.33%) SMTP
1 2 (13.33%) VLAN
1 2 (13.33%) VPN
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) GitLab
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C++ Applications Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (13.33%) Python Web Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Web Applications Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) J2EE
1 2 (13.33%) jQuery
1 2 (13.33%) React
2 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
2 1 (6.67%) CSS3
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) LESS
2 1 (6.67%) Redux
2 1 (6.67%) Sass
2 1 (6.67%) WAP
2 1 (6.67%) WML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) CentOS
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
4 1 (6.67%) Android Development
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
4 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Python
2 5 (33.33%) C
2 5 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (26.67%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) Perl
4 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Perforce