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 3 months to 22 June 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 Check (SC) Clearance
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 17 16
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1  
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 5 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 4.90% 1.10% 6.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.73% 7.69% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 11
Median daily rate £532 £598 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.97% +99.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £598 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £597 £598 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +9.33% -3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.25
% change year-on-year +11.78% -0.70%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford.

Academic & Professional Certification
Guildford
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 22 13 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 21.57% 14.29% 27.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 26
Median daily rate £500 £475 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +49.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £375 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £583 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £18.75 £43.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.89% +200.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £29.75 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.24% +23.34%  

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 22 June 2017, 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 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 5 (45.45%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 4 (36.36%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (36.36%) Legal
3 4 (36.36%) Ruby
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) JIRA
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (36.36%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) OpenStack
3 4 (36.36%) Bitbucket
3 4 (36.36%) Docker
3 4 (36.36%) logstash
3 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 4 (36.36%) Kibana
3 4 (36.36%) Rsyslog
3 4 (36.36%) LANDesk
3 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
3 4 (36.36%) Confluence
3 4 (36.36%) Puppet
3 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
3 4 (36.36%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 2 (18.18%) HTML

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 5 (45.45%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (36.36%) Confluence
2 4 (36.36%) OpenStack
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
1 1 (9.09%) PaaS
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (9.09%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Bitbucket
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
General
1 4 (36.36%) Legal
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Automation Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Monitoring Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Ruby Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Problem Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Availability Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Network Services Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Designer
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (36.36%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
4 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
5 1 (9.09%) BPMN
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Python
1 4 (36.36%) Ruby
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Kibana
1 4 (36.36%) logstash
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
1 4 (36.36%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) LANDesk
1 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow