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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 12 32 16
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -16
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 77 49 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 8.77% 5.36% 7.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.56% 27.53% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 35 25
Average daily rate
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£445 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £225 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 9
Average hourly rate £37.74 £18.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.66% -16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.67 £16.80 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.55 £33.20 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £18.00 £25.13
% change year-on-year
+80.55% -28.35%
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
205 178 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 23.35% 19.45% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 118 81
Average daily rate £390 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £226 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 11
Average hourly rate £37.39 £25.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.56% +16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.29 £16.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015, 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.

1 151 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (13.91%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (13.25%) Finance
4 19 (12.58%) Oracle
5 18 (11.92%) SQL Server
5 18 (11.92%) SQL
5 18 (11.92%) Project Management
6 17 (11.26%) Risk Management
7 16 (10.60%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (10.60%) Microsoft
8 14 (9.27%) Degree
8 14 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (8.61%) MS Access
9 13 (8.61%) Scrum
10 12 (7.95%) Java
10 12 (7.95%) Open Source
11 11 (7.28%) Military
12 10 (6.62%) .NET
12 10 (6.62%) PRINCE2
12 10 (6.62%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (5.96%) Web Services
13 9 (5.96%) Windows
13 9 (5.96%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (5.30%) Data Management
14 8 (5.30%) MS Project
15 7 (4.64%) CSS
15 7 (4.64%) CRM
15 7 (4.64%) Management Information System
15 7 (4.64%) MODAF
15 7 (4.64%) Selenium

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 4 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (2.65%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.66%) IIS
4 1 (0.66%) CMS
4 1 (0.66%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.66%) Lync
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (5.30%) MS Project
2 6 (3.97%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.97%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 2 (1.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.66%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.65%) SAN
1 4 (2.65%) HTTP
2 3 (1.99%) LAN
2 3 (1.99%) Firewall
2 3 (1.99%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (1.32%) Network Security
3 2 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.66%) DHCP
4 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.66%) DNS
4 1 (0.66%) Internet
4 1 (0.66%) X.509
4 1 (0.66%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.92%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.61%) MS Access
3 10 (6.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.97%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.65%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.99%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.99%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.32%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.66%) MySQL
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (5.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (4.64%) Selenium
3 6 (3.97%) PeopleTools
4 5 (3.31%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.31%) JMeter
4 5 (3.31%) WATIR
4 5 (3.31%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (3.31%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.99%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.99%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.66%) PVCS
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.66%) Subversion
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
General
1 20 (13.25%) Finance
2 11 (7.28%) Military
3 3 (1.99%) Law
4 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.66%) Electronics
5 1 (0.66%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.66%) Legal
5 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (13.25%) Architect
2 18 (11.92%) Consultant
3 17 (11.26%) Developer
4 13 (8.61%) Analyst
5 12 (7.95%) Project Manager
6 8 (5.30%) Data Manager
7 7 (4.64%) Project Planner
8 6 (3.97%) Process Manager
8 6 (3.97%) Java Developer
8 6 (3.97%) PeopleSoft Consultant
8 6 (3.97%) Tester
8 6 (3.97%) DBA
9 5 (3.31%) Analyst Programmer
9 5 (3.31%) Programmer
9 5 (3.31%) Administrator
9 5 (3.31%) Programme Manager
9 5 (3.31%) Functional Consultant
9 5 (3.31%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (3.31%) SQL DBA
9 5 (3.31%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.62%) .NET
2 9 (5.96%) Web Services
3 7 (4.64%) CSS
4 6 (3.97%) Spring
4 6 (3.97%) HTML
4 6 (3.97%) ASP.NET
5 5 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 5 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (2.65%) REST
6 4 (2.65%) JSON
6 4 (2.65%) WCF
6 4 (2.65%) WPF
6 4 (2.65%) GWT
6 4 (2.65%) jQuery
6 4 (2.65%) Ext JS
6 4 (2.65%) Middleware
6 4 (2.65%) J2EE
6 4 (2.65%) J2SE
7 3 (1.99%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (1.99%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.95%) Open Source
3 7 (4.64%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.65%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.32%) Clustering
5 2 (1.32%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.66%) PKI
6 1 (0.66%) CESG
6 1 (0.66%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (0.66%) RMADS
6 1 (0.66%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.66%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.66%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.66%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.96%) Windows
2 2 (1.32%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.32%) UNIX
2 2 (1.32%) Linux
3 1 (0.66%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.66%) Solaris
3 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (13.91%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (11.92%) Project Management
3 17 (11.26%) Risk Management
4 16 (10.60%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (8.61%) Scrum
6 10 (6.62%) PRINCE2
7 8 (5.30%) Data Management
8 7 (4.64%) CRM
8 7 (4.64%) MODAF
8 7 (4.64%) Analytics
9 6 (3.97%) Data Analytics
9 6 (3.97%) Waterfall
9 6 (3.97%) Project Planning
9 6 (3.97%) V-Model
9 6 (3.97%) TDD
9 6 (3.97%) Information Management
10 5 (3.31%) MVC
10 5 (3.31%) Programme Management
10 5 (3.31%) Data Analysis
10 5 (3.31%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (11.92%) SQL
2 12 (7.95%) Java
3 6 (3.97%) VB.NET
4 5 (3.31%) VBA
4 5 (3.31%) C
4 5 (3.31%) C#
5 4 (2.65%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.32%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.32%) C++
7 1 (0.66%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 151 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.27%) Degree
3 5 (3.31%) APMP
4 4 (2.65%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.32%) MCP
5 2 (1.32%) CISSP
5 2 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.66%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.66%) SLA
1 1 (0.66%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 4 (2.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.99%) Terminal Services
2 3 (1.99%) VMware ESX
2 3 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.99%) XenApp
3 2 (1.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.66%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.66%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.66%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 19 (12.58%) Oracle
2 16 (10.60%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.97%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (2.65%) ArcSight
4 4 (2.65%) Sencha
5 3 (1.99%) Cognos
5 3 (1.99%) Citrix
5 3 (1.99%) Cisco
5 3 (1.99%) CheckPoint
5 3 (1.99%) VMware
5 3 (1.99%) Google
6 2 (1.32%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.32%) TippingPoint
6 2 (1.32%) Tripwire
6 2 (1.32%) Symantec
6 2 (1.32%) Juniper
7 1 (0.66%) CA
7 1 (0.66%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.66%) SAP
7 1 (0.66%) McAfee
Bristol, Avon
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £300 - 390 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
Venn Group
Rate: £20 - £26 Per Hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 13 days ago