Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 October 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
South London > Kingston Upon Thames
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 33 24
Rank change year-on-year +27 -9 -4
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 16 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 16.67% 2.90% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.67% 20.00% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate - - -
South London median daily rate £538 £490 £438
% change year-on-year +9.69% +12.00% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 1
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £43.92 £47.50 £49.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.55% -3.44% -5.71%
South London median hourly rate £42.02 £44.00 £49.19
% change year-on-year -4.51% -10.55% -5.71%

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 Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 24 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 25.00% 14.49% 10.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £365 £456 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +44.84% +0.80%
10th Percentile £293 £418 £192
90th Percentile £434 £499 £380
South London median daily rate £525 £491 £440
% change year-on-year +6.87% +11.65% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 5
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £43.92 £47.83 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.19% -4.34% -4.16%
South London median hourly rate £41.77 £47.83 £50.00
% change year-on-year -12.68% -4.34% -4.16%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Kingston Upon Thames

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in Kingston Upon Thames

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in Kingston Upon Thames

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Kingston Upon Thames over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SC Cleared in Kingston Upon Thames

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Kingston Upon Thames

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
New Malden +10 16 - - 2
SC Cleared
South London

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (81.25%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 9 (56.25%) C#
5 8 (50.00%) WPF
6 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
6 7 (43.75%) Python
6 7 (43.75%) VMware
6 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (31.25%) Dell
7 5 (31.25%) .NET
7 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (18.75%) VBScript
9 3 (18.75%) SNMP
9 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
9 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (18.75%) PowerCLI
10 2 (12.50%) vCenter Server
10 2 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (12.50%) Storage Management
10 2 (12.50%) High Availability
10 2 (12.50%) Dell Compellent
10 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
10 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
10 2 (12.50%) vSphere
10 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
10 2 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) SNMP
2 2 (12.50%) DHCP
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Diagnostic Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Installations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) WPF
2 5 (31.25%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) MFC
4 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (12.50%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) Storage Management
4 1 (6.25%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (6.25%) FMEA
4 1 (6.25%) FMECA
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
2 7 (43.75%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) VBScript
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) PowerCLI
2 2 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Dell
3 2 (12.50%) Dell Compellent
3 2 (12.50%) EMC
3 2 (12.50%) Juniper