The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 15 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 85 76 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 9.41% 8.52% 7.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.26% 40.43% 40.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 54 54
Median daily rate £370 £395 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.32% +8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £301 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +47.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £42.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £42.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £31.51 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+19.00% +43.22%
SC Cleared
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Qualifications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
206 188 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 22.81% 21.08% 19.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 143 126
Median daily rate £355 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £507 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% -38.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £10.67 £14.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SC Cleared across the Bristol region.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Bristol region.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 176 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 36 (20.45%) Finance
3 28 (15.91%) Project Management
4 26 (14.77%) Oracle
5 22 (12.50%) Windows
6 19 (10.80%) Microsoft
6 19 (10.80%) Risk Management
7 17 (9.66%) Oracle EBS
7 17 (9.66%) Unix
7 17 (9.66%) SQL
8 16 (9.09%) Primavera
8 16 (9.09%) Migration
8 16 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
8 16 (9.09%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 14 (7.95%) C
9 14 (7.95%) Cisco
10 13 (7.39%) Information Security
11 12 (6.82%) Firewall
11 12 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (6.82%) Data Migration
12 11 (6.25%) DV Cleared
12 11 (6.25%) PL/SQL
12 11 (6.25%) Linux
12 11 (6.25%) MS Office
12 11 (6.25%) Oracle Payroll
12 11 (6.25%) Software Engineering
13 10 (5.68%) Management Information System
13 10 (5.68%) C++
13 10 (5.68%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (5.11%) Cognos

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (2.84%) MS Exchange
1 5 (2.84%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.27%) IIS
2 4 (2.27%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.14%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.14%) Oracle UPK
3 2 (1.14%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.57%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.57%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (6.25%) MS Office
2 7 (3.98%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.41%) MS Project
4 2 (1.14%) Simulink
4 2 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.14%) Stateflow
5 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (9.66%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (9.09%) Primavera
3 11 (6.25%) Oracle Payroll
4 7 (3.98%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (3.41%) Cognos TM1
6 4 (2.27%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 3 (1.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (1.70%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (1.70%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (1.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (1.14%) Oracle iProcurement
8 2 (1.14%) Sentinel
8 2 (1.14%) Teamcenter
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.57%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.57%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.57%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.57%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.84%) Office 365
2 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.82%) Firewall
2 8 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.41%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (3.41%) DNS
3 6 (3.41%) Internet
4 5 (2.84%) DHCP
5 4 (2.27%) NetScaler
5 4 (2.27%) Network Security
5 4 (2.27%) VoIP
5 4 (2.27%) Wireless
6 3 (1.70%) BGP
6 3 (1.70%) IPsec
6 3 (1.70%) OSPF
6 3 (1.70%) Skype
6 3 (1.70%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.70%) VPN
6 3 (1.70%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.14%) WebEx
8 1 (0.57%) 3G
8 1 (0.57%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.68%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (5.11%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.70%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.70%) RDBMS
3 3 (1.70%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.14%) MS Access
4 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.57%) Big Data
5 1 (0.57%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.57%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (3.41%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (2.84%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (2.27%) PeopleTools
4 2 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.57%) GDB
5 1 (0.57%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.57%) JDeveloper
5 1 (0.57%) JIRA
5 1 (0.57%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (0.57%) NuGet
5 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (20.45%) Finance
2 5 (2.84%) Aerospace
3 4 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.70%) Electronics
4 3 (1.70%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.70%) Marketing
4 3 (1.70%) Military
5 1 (0.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (15.91%) Developer
2 22 (12.50%) Consultant
3 15 (8.52%) Project Planner
4 12 (6.82%) Analyst
4 12 (6.82%) Project Manager
5 11 (6.25%) Architect
5 11 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
6 9 (5.11%) Oracle Developer
7 8 (4.55%) Cognos Developer
8 7 (3.98%) Administrator
9 6 (3.41%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
9 6 (3.41%) Payroll Consultant
10 5 (2.84%) C++ Developer
10 5 (2.84%) Cisco Engineer
10 5 (2.84%) Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (2.84%) Software Engineer
11 4 (2.27%) Applications Developer
11 4 (2.27%) Coordinator
11 4 (2.27%) Project Coordinator
11 4 (2.27%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.41%) .NET
2 4 (2.27%) XMPP
3 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.14%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.57%) BAPI
4 1 (0.57%) jQuery
4 1 (0.57%) LINQ
4 1 (0.57%) Middleware
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle ADF
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.57%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.57%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.57%) SAP BSP
4 1 (0.57%) SAP XI
4 1 (0.57%) Velocity
4 1 (0.57%) WCF
4 1 (0.57%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (0.57%) Web Services
4 1 (0.57%) WebCenter
4 1 (0.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.68%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.55%) CESG
3 7 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.27%) CESG CLAS
4 4 (2.27%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (1.70%) Cryptography
5 3 (1.70%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (1.70%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.70%) PKI
5 3 (1.70%) PMI
5 3 (1.70%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.14%) Clustering
6 2 (1.14%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.14%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.14%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.14%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.14%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.14%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.50%) Windows
2 17 (9.66%) Unix
3 11 (6.25%) Linux
4 6 (3.41%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.70%) AIX
6 3 (1.70%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.14%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.57%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.91%) Project Management
2 19 (10.80%) Risk Management
3 16 (9.09%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 16 (9.09%) Migration
3 16 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
4 13 (7.39%) Information Security
5 12 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (6.82%) Data Migration
6 11 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 9 (5.11%) ITIL
7 9 (5.11%) Service Delivery
8 8 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (4.55%) Information Assurance
9 7 (3.98%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (3.98%) PRINCE2
9 7 (3.98%) Programme Management
9 7 (3.98%) Security Architecture
9 7 (3.98%) SIEM
10 6 (3.41%) Project Planning
10 6 (3.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (9.66%) SQL
2 14 (7.95%) C
3 11 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 10 (5.68%) C++
5 6 (3.41%) Java
5 6 (3.41%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.27%) VBA
7 3 (1.70%) Ada
7 3 (1.70%) Python
8 2 (1.14%) ABAP
8 2 (1.14%) C#
8 2 (1.14%) Fortran
8 2 (1.14%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.14%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.14%) PHP
8 2 (1.14%) VBScript
9 1 (0.57%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.57%) PeopleCode
9 1 (0.57%) SQR
9 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 176 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 9 (5.11%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (4.55%) CCNA
5 7 (3.98%) CLAS
6 6 (3.41%) CISSP
7 3 (1.70%) CCA
7 3 (1.70%) CCDP
7 3 (1.70%) CCNP
7 3 (1.70%) CESG Certified Professional
7 3 (1.70%) Degree
7 3 (1.70%) IISP
7 3 (1.70%) JNCIA
7 3 (1.70%) JNCIP
7 3 (1.70%) MCSE
7 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.70%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.14%) MCSA
8 2 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.41%) QA
2 5 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (1.14%) RMADS
4 2 (1.14%) SLA
5 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.57%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.57%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.84%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.84%) Snort
3 3 (1.70%) XenApp
4 2 (1.14%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (2.27%) RSA enVision
2 3 (1.70%) Nessus
2 3 (1.70%) QRadar
3 2 (1.14%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.57%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (14.77%) Oracle
2 19 (10.80%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.95%) Cisco
4 9 (5.11%) Citrix
4 9 (5.11%) Cognos
5 8 (4.55%) SAP
6 6 (3.41%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.84%) ArcSight
7 5 (2.84%) Intel Security
8 4 (2.27%) Dell
8 4 (2.27%) HP
8 4 (2.27%) Juniper
8 4 (2.27%) LogRhythm
8 4 (2.27%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (2.27%) Splunk
8 4 (2.27%) VMware
9 3 (1.70%) IBM
9 3 (1.70%) Remedy
9 3 (1.70%) ScanSafe
10 2 (1.14%) MathWorks