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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 24 6 28
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +22
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 50 75 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.89% 12.36% 4.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.50% 47.17% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 53 21
Average daily rate
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£375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £251 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.68% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 9
Average hourly rate £26.75 £17.35 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.17% -22.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £11.60 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.30 £45.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
- -22.33%
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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
137 159 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.14% 26.19% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 107 96
Average daily rate £375 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.09% +10.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 21
Average hourly rate £33.50 £38.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.98% +71.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.00 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £46.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 90 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (20.00%) Finance
3 15 (16.67%) Open Source
4 13 (14.44%) Scrum
4 13 (14.44%) PRINCE2
5 12 (13.33%) JMeter
5 12 (13.33%) WebDriver
5 12 (13.33%) WATIR
5 12 (13.33%) Selenium
5 12 (13.33%) Performance Testing
6 11 (12.22%) SharePoint
7 10 (11.11%) Project Management
8 9 (10.00%) Migration
8 9 (10.00%) Windows
8 9 (10.00%) Oracle
9 7 (7.78%) .NET
9 7 (7.78%) ITIL
9 7 (7.78%) EMC
9 7 (7.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (7.78%) Supplier Management
10 6 (6.67%) Degree
10 6 (6.67%) Change Management
10 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
11 5 (5.56%) UML
11 5 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (5.56%) Intranet
11 5 (5.56%) LAN
11 5 (5.56%) C#
11 5 (5.56%) SQL
11 5 (5.56%) Publishing

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 11 (12.22%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (1.11%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) Simulink
2 1 (1.11%) Stateflow
2 1 (1.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) Intranet
1 5 (5.56%) LAN
2 4 (4.44%) SAN
3 3 (3.33%) LDAP
3 3 (3.33%) WAN
3 3 (3.33%) Firewall
3 3 (3.33%) NAS
4 2 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.11%) Internet
5 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.11%) MS Access
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 12 (13.33%) JMeter
1 12 (13.33%) WebDriver
1 12 (13.33%) WATIR
1 12 (13.33%) Selenium
2 3 (3.33%) Hudson
2 3 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.11%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.11%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.11%) Grunt
General
1 18 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Publishing
2 5 (5.56%) Military
3 2 (2.22%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.11%) Legal
4 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (20.00%) Developer
2 17 (18.89%) Project Manager
3 12 (13.33%) Tester
4 10 (11.11%) Consultant
5 7 (7.78%) Technical Tester
5 7 (7.78%) Lead Developer
5 7 (7.78%) Technical Developer
6 5 (5.56%) Analyst
6 5 (5.56%) Architect
6 5 (5.56%) SharePoint Consultant
7 4 (4.44%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (3.33%) Administrator
8 3 (3.33%) Applications Specialist
8 3 (3.33%) Storage Consultant
8 3 (3.33%) Storage Administrator
8 3 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Project Delivery Manager
9 2 (2.22%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.78%) .NET
2 3 (3.33%) CSS
2 3 (3.33%) Middleware
2 3 (3.33%) HTML
2 3 (3.33%) LAMP
3 2 (2.22%) CSS3
3 2 (2.22%) HTML5
3 2 (2.22%) jQuery
4 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.11%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.11%) WebCenter
4 1 (1.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (1.11%) Backbone.js
4 1 (1.11%) Ember.js
4 1 (1.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.11%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.67%) Open Source
2 3 (3.33%) Economics
3 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.11%) Clustering
4 1 (1.11%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.11%) Statistics
4 1 (1.11%) Physics
4 1 (1.11%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.00%) Windows
2 7 (7.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (4.44%) Linux
4 3 (3.33%) CentOS
4 3 (3.33%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.22%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.44%) Scrum
1 13 (14.44%) PRINCE2
2 12 (13.33%) Performance Testing
3 10 (11.11%) Project Management
4 9 (10.00%) Migration
5 7 (7.78%) ITIL
5 7 (7.78%) Supplier Management
6 6 (6.67%) Change Management
7 5 (5.56%) UML
7 5 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.44%) Data Migration
8 4 (4.44%) Risk Management
9 3 (3.33%) ERP
9 3 (3.33%) Service Management
9 3 (3.33%) Validation
9 3 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (3.33%) Change Control
9 3 (3.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.56%) C#
1 5 (5.56%) SQL
2 4 (4.44%) Ruby
2 4 (4.44%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.33%) Perl
3 3 (3.33%) PHP
3 3 (3.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.22%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.11%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.11%) Ada
5 1 (1.11%) Fortran
5 1 (1.11%) C
5 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 90 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.67%) Degree
3 4 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.33%) CCNA
5 2 (2.22%) APMP
5 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.22%) ISEB
6 1 (1.11%) CCIE
6 1 (1.11%) MCP
6 1 (1.11%) HND
6 1 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) Samba
1 3 (3.33%) XenServer
2 2 (2.22%) vSphere
3 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) Puppet
1 3 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.33%) Salt
2 2 (2.22%) SCCM
2 2 (2.22%) Netcool
2 2 (2.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.11%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.11%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (10.00%) Oracle
2 7 (7.78%) EMC
3 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.44%) Brocade
4 4 (4.44%) VMware
4 4 (4.44%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.44%) Remedy
4 4 (4.44%) Cisco
4 4 (4.44%) HP
5 3 (3.33%) Citrix
6 2 (2.22%) SAP
7 1 (1.11%) Symantec
7 1 (1.11%) Business Objects
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