The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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 Clearance
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 8 19
Rank change year-on-year -9 +11  
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 1 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.08% 11.11% 5.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.11% 55.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £111 £174 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.93% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £383 £390
% change year-on-year +7.18% -1.98%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.66 £31.95
% change year-on-year +14.83% +2.20%  

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 Peterborough.

Academic & Professional Certification
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 9 20 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 9.68% 20.20% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 6
Median daily rate £375 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +60.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £174 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 13
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough 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 Peterborough

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Peterborough

Security Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Intranet
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Handset
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Data Migration Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support
1 1 (20.00%) Migration Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (20.00%) SOA Architect
1 1 (20.00%) UML Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (20.00%) Data Management
1 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (20.00%) SOA
1 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
1 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) VMware