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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 16 13 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +21
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 67 73 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 7.68% 8.24% 5.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.61% 35.78% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 47 36
Median daily rate £380 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £314 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £390 £346
% change year-on-year
-1.15% +12.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Median hourly rate £41.75 £38.87 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +41.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £36.80 £19.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.85 £117.00 £35.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £30.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+34.42% +69.44%
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
183 204 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 20.99% 23.02% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 133 120
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £295 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 8
Median hourly rate £41.50 £37.74 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.96% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £32.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.90 £84.60 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 6 May 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 137 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (17.52%) Windows
3 23 (16.79%) Microsoft
4 21 (15.33%) Oracle
5 19 (13.87%) Project Management
6 14 (10.22%) Finance
7 13 (9.49%) SQL
8 12 (8.76%) Migration
8 12 (8.76%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (8.03%) ITIL
9 11 (8.03%) MS Excel
9 11 (8.03%) Management Information System
10 10 (7.30%) Risk Management
10 10 (7.30%) Firewall
10 10 (7.30%) Linux
10 10 (7.30%) SQL Server
10 10 (7.30%) QA
11 9 (6.57%) CISSP
11 9 (6.57%) DV Cleared
11 9 (6.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (6.57%) Mentoring
11 9 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (5.84%) Security Hardening
12 8 (5.84%) Test Scripting
12 8 (5.84%) Oracle EBS
12 8 (5.84%) C
12 8 (5.84%) Data Modelling
13 7 (5.11%) Asset Management
13 7 (5.11%) Software Engineering
13 7 (5.11%) PL/SQL

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 (3.65%) IIS
2 3 (2.19%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.46%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.46%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.73%) JBoss
4 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.73%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.73%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (8.03%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.11%) MS Office
3 3 (2.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (5.84%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (2.92%) Oracle Payroll
4 2 (1.46%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (1.46%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.73%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.73%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.73%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.73%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.30%) Firewall
2 6 (4.38%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.92%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (2.92%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (2.92%) DNS
3 4 (2.92%) IPsec
3 4 (2.92%) Junos
3 4 (2.92%) SSL
3 4 (2.92%) TACACS
3 4 (2.92%) VPN
4 3 (2.19%) Network Security
4 3 (2.19%) Skype
4 3 (2.19%) VoIP
5 2 (1.46%) Internet
6 1 (0.73%) Broadband
6 1 (0.73%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.73%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.73%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.65%) MS Access
3 5 (3.65%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.19%) Cognos Report Studio
5 3 (2.19%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.73%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.73%) MySQL
6 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.73%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (2.19%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.73%) GDB
3 1 (0.73%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.73%) JUnit
3 1 (0.73%) Maven
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.73%) Selenium
3 1 (0.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (10.22%) Finance
2 3 (2.19%) Aerospace
2 3 (2.19%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.19%) Military
2 3 (2.19%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.46%) Electronics
3 2 (1.46%) Marketing
4 1 (0.73%) Avionics
4 1 (0.73%) Legal
4 1 (0.73%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (13.14%) Analyst
2 15 (10.95%) Consultant
3 11 (8.03%) Developer
4 10 (7.30%) Coordinator
5 8 (5.84%) Architect
5 8 (5.84%) Project Coordinator
5 8 (5.84%) Project Manager
5 8 (5.84%) Security Consultant
6 7 (5.11%) Administrator
7 6 (4.38%) Support Engineer
8 5 (3.65%) Business Analyst
8 5 (3.65%) Network Engineer
8 5 (3.65%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (3.65%) Project Planner
8 5 (3.65%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 5 (3.65%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (3.65%) Test Engineer
9 4 (2.92%) Implementation Analyst
9 4 (2.92%) Oracle Consultant
9 4 (2.92%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.65%) .NET
2 3 (2.19%) Web Services
2 3 (2.19%) XML
3 2 (1.46%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.46%) Classic ASP
3 2 (1.46%) Middleware
3 2 (1.46%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.46%) Spring
3 2 (1.46%) WebCenter
4 1 (0.73%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.73%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.73%) EclipseLink
4 1 (0.73%) J2EE
4 1 (0.73%) JFC
4 1 (0.73%) JSF
4 1 (0.73%) PrimeFaces
4 1 (0.73%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.73%) REST
4 1 (0.73%) SOAP
4 1 (0.73%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.03%) Management Information System
2 9 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.65%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.92%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.92%) Clustering
4 4 (2.92%) PKI
5 3 (2.19%) CESG
6 1 (0.73%) Biometrics
6 1 (0.73%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.73%) Blog
6 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.73%) Social Media
6 1 (0.73%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.73%) User Experience
6 1 (0.73%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.52%) Windows
2 10 (7.30%) Linux
3 9 (6.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (5.11%) Windows Server
5 6 (4.38%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.65%) Unix
7 4 (2.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.46%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.73%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.73%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (13.87%) Project Management
2 12 (8.76%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (8.76%) Migration
3 11 (8.03%) ITIL
4 10 (7.30%) Risk Management
5 9 (6.57%) Mentoring
6 8 (5.84%) Data Modelling
6 8 (5.84%) Security Hardening
6 8 (5.84%) Test Scripting
7 7 (5.11%) Asset Management
7 7 (5.11%) ITSM
7 7 (5.11%) Software Engineering
8 6 (4.38%) Configuration Management
8 6 (4.38%) Information Assurance
8 6 (4.38%) Information Security
8 6 (4.38%) Matrix Management
8 6 (4.38%) SIEM
9 5 (3.65%) Service Delivery
9 5 (3.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (3.65%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.49%) SQL
2 8 (5.84%) C
3 7 (5.11%) PL/SQL
4 6 (4.38%) C++
4 6 (4.38%) Java
5 2 (1.46%) PHP
5 2 (1.46%) VBA
6 1 (0.73%) Ada
6 1 (0.73%) C#
6 1 (0.73%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.73%) Python
6 1 (0.73%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 137 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.57%) CISSP
2 9 (6.57%) DV Cleared
3 6 (4.38%) CCNA
3 6 (4.38%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.92%) BC Cleared
4 4 (2.92%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (2.92%) CISM
4 4 (2.92%) JNCIA
5 3 (2.19%) IISP
6 2 (1.46%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.46%) CREST Certified
6 2 (1.46%) Degree
6 2 (1.46%) GCIA
6 2 (1.46%) GCIH
6 2 (1.46%) HND
6 2 (1.46%) ISEB
6 2 (1.46%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.46%) SANS
7 1 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.30%) QA
2 6 (4.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 5 (3.65%) SLA
4 4 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.92%) JSP 440
5 3 (2.19%) ISO 9001
6 2 (1.46%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.73%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.73%) RMADS
System Software
1 6 (4.38%) Active Directory
1 6 (4.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.46%) Snort
3 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.46%) RSA enVision
1 2 (1.46%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (16.79%) Microsoft
2 21 (15.33%) Oracle
3 7 (5.11%) SAP
4 6 (4.38%) VMware
5 5 (3.65%) Cisco
5 5 (3.65%) Juniper
5 5 (3.65%) LogRhythm
6 4 (2.92%) CheckPoint
6 4 (2.92%) Cognos
6 4 (2.92%) Palo Alto
6 4 (2.92%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.92%) SolarWinds
6 4 (2.92%) Sun
7 3 (2.19%) Remedy
8 2 (1.46%) Acronis
8 2 (1.46%) ArcSight
8 2 (1.46%) Citrix
8 2 (1.46%) HP
8 2 (1.46%) Lotus
8 2 (1.46%) Splunk
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