The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 March 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 Clearance
Surrey / Leatherhead
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -4 0  
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 9 115 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 20.93% 66.47% 59.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 69.23% 94.26% 92.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 112 43
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £381 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £600 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £43.00 £36.20
% change year-on-year -9.88% +18.78%  

Security 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 Leatherhead.

Academic & Professional Certification
Leatherhead
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 13 122 53
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead 30.23% 70.52% 63.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 116 47
Median daily rate £415 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £387 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.47% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Leatherhead

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Leatherhead

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Leatherhead

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Leatherhead over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Leatherhead

Security Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Leatherhead region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 31 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 15 (48.39%) SQL
3 14 (45.16%) Linux
4 11 (35.48%) Java
5 10 (32.26%) Oracle
6 8 (25.81%) SOAP
6 8 (25.81%) XML
6 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
7 7 (22.58%) HP
7 7 (22.58%) Scrum
7 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (19.35%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (19.35%) Test Management
8 6 (19.35%) XML Messaging
9 5 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
9 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
9 5 (16.13%) HTML
9 5 (16.13%) Unix
9 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
9 5 (16.13%) Selenium
9 5 (16.13%) Use Case
9 5 (16.13%) Defect Management
10 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
10 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
10 4 (12.90%) User Stories
10 4 (12.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (12.90%) Software Architecture
10 4 (12.90%) REST
10 4 (12.90%) AngularJS

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leatherhead 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 4 (12.90%) Drupal
2 1 (3.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
1 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.90%) SSH
3 3 (9.68%) LDAP
4 2 (6.45%) Firewall
4 2 (6.45%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (6.45%) Network Security
4 2 (6.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
2 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.23%) Apache Kudu
4 1 (3.23%) HBase
4 1 (3.23%) Impala
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.23%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Selenium
2 4 (12.90%) LoadRunner
3 3 (9.68%) Subversion
4 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.45%) JUnit
4 2 (6.45%) Maven
4 2 (6.45%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (3.23%) TestNG
General
1 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Team Leader
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Development Team Leader
3 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Test Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Unix Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) XML Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) DBA
4 3 (9.68%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) SOAP
1 8 (25.81%) XML
2 6 (19.35%) XML Messaging
3 5 (16.13%) HTML
4 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
4 4 (12.90%) CSS
4 4 (12.90%) JSON
4 4 (12.90%) REST
5 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.45%) Spring
6 1 (3.23%) GWT
6 1 (3.23%) iBATIS
6 1 (3.23%) ICEfaces
6 1 (3.23%) JSF
6 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Client/Server
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.45%) DataPower
3 2 (6.45%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Unix
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Windows
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Solaris
4 1 (3.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (22.58%) Scrum
2 6 (19.35%) Test Management
3 5 (16.13%) Defect Management
3 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
3 5 (16.13%) Use Case
4 4 (12.90%) Software Architecture
4 4 (12.90%) User Stories
5 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Physics
5 3 (9.68%) Web Development
6 2 (6.45%) Coaching
6 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) SQL
2 11 (35.48%) Java
3 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
4 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.45%) C#
6 2 (6.45%) C++
6 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.23%) Python
7 1 (3.23%) VBA
7 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
2 4 (12.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.23%) CCNA
3 1 (3.23%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.45%) Data Guard
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Oracle
2 7 (22.58%) HP
3 4 (12.90%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.23%) VMware