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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 16 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 68 65 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 7.98% 7.64% 10.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.63% 34.95% 49.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 50 68
Average daily rate £373 £370 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £496 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £35.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.85% +112.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £25.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+71.17% +39.55%
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
222 186 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 26.06% 21.86% 20.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 149 121
Average daily rate £375 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £245 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 4
Average hourly rate £13.65 £35.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.00% +112.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.70 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.90 £47.50 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 155 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 29 (18.71%) Project Management
3 25 (16.13%) Microsoft
4 23 (14.84%) Windows
4 23 (14.84%) Risk Management
5 19 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (9.68%) ITIL
7 14 (9.03%) Oracle
8 13 (8.39%) SQL
8 13 (8.39%) Finance
9 12 (7.74%) Firewall
9 12 (7.74%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (7.74%) MS Excel
10 11 (7.10%) MS Office
10 11 (7.10%) Management Information System
11 10 (6.45%) Migration
11 10 (6.45%) DV Cleared
12 9 (5.81%) Mentoring
12 9 (5.81%) Configuration Management
13 8 (5.16%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (5.16%) Military
13 8 (5.16%) Programme Management
13 8 (5.16%) QA
13 8 (5.16%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (4.52%) APMP
14 7 (4.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 7 (4.52%) Information Security
14 7 (4.52%) Service Delivery
14 7 (4.52%) CISSP
14 7 (4.52%) Active Directory

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.87%) SharePoint
1 6 (3.87%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (3.23%) IIS
3 3 (1.94%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.29%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.29%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.29%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.65%) JBoss
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.65%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 12 (7.74%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.10%) MS Office
3 4 (2.58%) MS Project
4 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.65%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.65%) Primavera
2 1 (0.65%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.74%) Firewall
2 5 (3.23%) LDAP
3 4 (2.58%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (2.58%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (2.58%) IPsec
3 4 (2.58%) Junos
3 4 (2.58%) Kerberos
3 4 (2.58%) SAN
3 4 (2.58%) SSL
3 4 (2.58%) TACACS
3 4 (2.58%) VPN
4 3 (1.94%) Network Security
4 3 (1.94%) VoIP
5 2 (1.29%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.29%) Skype
6 1 (0.65%) 4G
6 1 (0.65%) DNS
6 1 (0.65%) HTTP
6 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.65%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.52%) MySQL
1 7 (4.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.23%) MS Access
3 4 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.58%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.94%) Cognos Report Studio
4 3 (1.94%) MariaDB
5 2 (1.29%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.29%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.65%) DB2
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.65%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (1.94%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (1.94%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (0.65%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.65%) JUnit
2 1 (0.65%) Maven
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.65%) Selenium
2 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.65%) WinRunner
General
1 13 (8.39%) Finance
2 8 (5.16%) Military
3 5 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.94%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.94%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.94%) Publishing
5 2 (1.29%) Electronics
5 2 (1.29%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) Automotive
6 1 (0.65%) Avionics
6 1 (0.65%) Banking
6 1 (0.65%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (11.61%) Analyst
2 15 (9.68%) Project Manager
3 14 (9.03%) Administrator
3 14 (9.03%) Consultant
4 9 (5.81%) Business Analyst
4 9 (5.81%) Developer
4 9 (5.81%) Support Engineer
5 8 (5.16%) Security Consultant
6 7 (4.52%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 6 (3.87%) Coordinator
7 6 (3.87%) Project Planner
7 6 (3.87%) SharePoint Administrator
7 6 (3.87%) Tester
8 5 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (3.23%) Network Engineer
9 4 (2.58%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (2.58%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (2.58%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (2.58%) DBA
9 4 (2.58%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.23%) .NET
1 5 (3.23%) Web Services
2 4 (2.58%) Spring
2 4 (2.58%) XML
3 3 (1.94%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (1.94%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.94%) EclipseLink
3 3 (1.94%) Java EE
3 3 (1.94%) JMS
3 3 (1.94%) JPA
3 3 (1.94%) JSF
3 3 (1.94%) JSON
3 3 (1.94%) Middleware
3 3 (1.94%) PrimeFaces
3 3 (1.94%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (1.94%) REST
3 3 (1.94%) SOAP
3 3 (1.94%) WebCenter
4 2 (1.29%) JFC
4 2 (1.29%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.10%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.87%) Replication
4 4 (2.58%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.58%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (2.58%) PKI
5 3 (1.94%) CESG
6 2 (1.29%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.29%) User Experience
7 1 (0.65%) Biometrics
7 1 (0.65%) Blog
7 1 (0.65%) Chemistry
7 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.65%) Clustering
7 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.65%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.65%) Social Media
7 1 (0.65%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.84%) Windows
2 8 (5.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (3.23%) Linux
3 5 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.58%) Unix
4 4 (2.58%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.29%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.29%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.71%) Project Management
2 23 (14.84%) Risk Management
3 15 (9.68%) ITIL
4 12 (7.74%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (6.45%) Migration
6 9 (5.81%) Configuration Management
6 9 (5.81%) Mentoring
7 8 (5.16%) Programme Management
7 8 (5.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (4.52%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (4.52%) ETL
8 7 (4.52%) Information Security
8 7 (4.52%) PRINCE2
8 7 (4.52%) Service Delivery
9 6 (3.87%) Asset Management
9 6 (3.87%) Information Assurance
9 6 (3.87%) ITSM
9 6 (3.87%) Security Testing
10 5 (3.23%) Data Modelling
10 5 (3.23%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.39%) SQL
2 7 (4.52%) Java
3 6 (3.87%) C
4 4 (2.58%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.94%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.29%) C#
6 2 (1.29%) PHP
6 2 (1.29%) VBA
7 1 (0.65%) C++
7 1 (0.65%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.65%) Python
7 1 (0.65%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 155 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.45%) DV Cleared
3 7 (4.52%) APMP
3 7 (4.52%) CISSP
4 4 (2.58%) CCNA
4 4 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.58%) CISM
4 4 (2.58%) JNCIA
5 3 (1.94%) BC Cleared
5 3 (1.94%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (1.94%) Degree
5 3 (1.94%) HNC
5 3 (1.94%) IISP
5 3 (1.94%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.29%) ISEB
6 2 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.65%) GCIA
7 1 (0.65%) GSEC
7 1 (0.65%) HND
7 1 (0.65%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.16%) QA
2 7 (4.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 5 (3.23%) SLA
4 4 (2.58%) JSP 440
5 3 (1.94%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (1.94%) ISO 9001
6 2 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (1.29%) ISO22301
6 2 (1.29%) RMADS
System Software
1 7 (4.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.58%) FreeIPA
2 3 (1.94%) SCCM
3 2 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.03%) Oracle
3 7 (4.52%) Cognos
4 6 (3.87%) Cisco
4 6 (3.87%) HP
4 6 (3.87%) SAP
5 5 (3.23%) Juniper
5 5 (3.23%) VMware
6 4 (2.58%) Acronis
6 4 (2.58%) CheckPoint
6 4 (2.58%) Citrix
6 4 (2.58%) EMC
6 4 (2.58%) NetApp
6 4 (2.58%) Palo Alto
6 4 (2.58%) Percona
6 4 (2.58%) SolarWinds
7 3 (1.94%) LogRhythm
8 2 (1.29%) Becrypt
8 2 (1.29%) Lotus
8 2 (1.29%) Remedy
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