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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 14 13 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 72 70 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 8.36% 8.95% 5.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.68% 46.67% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 57 19
Average daily rate
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£370 £360 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £492
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £366 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.45% -1.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.44% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £18.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £18.00 £31.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -32.07%
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
177 150 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 20.56% 19.18% 18.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 108 71
Average daily rate £385 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £235 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 11
Average hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.44% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £33.36 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.83%

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 29 January 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
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 29 January 2015.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 180 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 37 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (12.78%) Oracle
4 22 (12.22%) Project Management
5 21 (11.67%) SQL
6 19 (10.56%) Microsoft
6 19 (10.56%) Finance
7 18 (10.00%) Java
8 17 (9.44%) LAN
8 17 (9.44%) Risk Management
9 16 (8.89%) Open Source
10 15 (8.33%) Citrix
10 15 (8.33%) VMware
11 14 (7.78%) Scrum
11 14 (7.78%) Linux
11 14 (7.78%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (7.22%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (7.22%) Logistics
13 12 (6.67%) Military
13 12 (6.67%) CCNA
13 12 (6.67%) Firewall
13 12 (6.67%) Bash Shell
13 12 (6.67%) Hudson
13 12 (6.67%) Jenkins
14 11 (6.11%) Puppet
14 11 (6.11%) Opscode Chef
14 11 (6.11%) DevOps
14 11 (6.11%) Salt
14 11 (6.11%) XenServer
14 11 (6.11%) CentOS

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 11 (6.11%) Apache
2 6 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (1.67%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.56%) CMS
6 1 (0.56%) IIS
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (4.44%) MS Project
2 5 (2.78%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.56%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.44%) LAN
2 12 (6.67%) Firewall
3 11 (6.11%) LDAP
3 11 (6.11%) WAN
4 7 (3.89%) HTTP
4 7 (3.89%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (2.22%) SAN
6 2 (1.11%) NAS
7 1 (0.56%) X.509
7 1 (0.56%) Internet
7 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.89%) SQL Server
1 7 (3.89%) Oracle Database
2 6 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (2.22%) MS Access
4 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.56%) MySQL
6 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.56%) SSDT
6 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (6.67%) Hudson
1 12 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 10 (5.56%) Selenium
3 9 (5.00%) WATIR
3 9 (5.00%) WebDriver
3 9 (5.00%) JMeter
4 6 (3.33%) Eclipse
4 6 (3.33%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.67%) PVCS
6 3 (1.67%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.56%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.56%) Subversion
8 1 (0.56%) Maven
8 1 (0.56%) Ant
General
1 19 (10.56%) Finance
2 12 (6.67%) Military
3 10 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.67%) Law
5 2 (1.11%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
6 1 (0.56%) Marketing
6 1 (0.56%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.56%) Electronics
6 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (15.56%) Developer
2 19 (10.56%) Project Manager
2 19 (10.56%) Consultant
3 18 (10.00%) Architect
4 16 (8.89%) Analyst
5 12 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 12 (6.67%) Project Planner
6 11 (6.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (6.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 10 (5.56%) Tester
8 8 (4.44%) Infrastructure Architect
9 7 (3.89%) Delivery Manager
10 6 (3.33%) Analyst Programmer
10 6 (3.33%) Programmer
10 6 (3.33%) Cisco Engineer
11 5 (2.78%) Oracle Developer
11 5 (2.78%) .NET Developer
11 5 (2.78%) Services Delivery Manager
11 5 (2.78%) Service Manager
12 4 (2.22%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.11%) LAMP
1 11 (6.11%) Spring
2 7 (3.89%) JSON
2 7 (3.89%) CSS
2 7 (3.89%) Web Services
2 7 (3.89%) .NET
3 6 (3.33%) GWT
3 6 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (3.33%) J2SE
3 6 (3.33%) J2EE
3 6 (3.33%) HTML
3 6 (3.33%) Middleware
4 5 (2.78%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.78%) Ext JS
4 5 (2.78%) REST
5 4 (2.22%) jQuery
6 3 (1.67%) Spring Batch
7 2 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.11%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.89%) Open Source
2 10 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.89%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.78%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.11%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.11%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.11%) Economics
5 2 (1.11%) Clustering
6 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.56%) PKI
6 1 (0.56%) DTV
6 1 (0.56%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.56%) Kindle
6 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.78%) Linux
2 11 (6.11%) CentOS
2 11 (6.11%) Ubuntu
3 8 (4.44%) Windows
4 2 (1.11%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.11%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.11%) UNIX
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.56%) Solaris
5 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (12.22%) Project Management
3 17 (9.44%) Risk Management
4 14 (7.78%) Scrum
4 14 (7.78%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (7.22%) Logistics
6 11 (6.11%) DevOps
7 10 (5.56%) Migration
8 9 (5.00%) Performance Testing
9 8 (4.44%) Data Modelling
9 8 (4.44%) PRINCE2
9 8 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (3.89%) Validation
10 7 (3.89%) Project Planning
10 7 (3.89%) Information Management
11 6 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (3.33%) ITIL
11 6 (3.33%) Data Analysis
12 5 (2.78%) Resource Management
12 5 (2.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.67%) SQL
2 18 (10.00%) Java
3 12 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 11 (6.11%) Perl
4 11 (6.11%) PHP
4 11 (6.11%) Ruby
5 8 (4.44%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.33%) C
7 4 (2.22%) C#
8 3 (1.67%) C++
8 3 (1.67%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.67%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.11%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.11%) VBA
10 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 180 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.22%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (6.67%) CCNA
4 10 (5.56%) Degree
5 3 (1.67%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.11%) APMP
6 2 (1.11%) MCP
6 2 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.11%) CISSP
6 2 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.56%) ISEB
7 1 (0.56%) HND
7 1 (0.56%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.11%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (6.11%) XenServer
1 11 (6.11%) Samba
2 3 (1.67%) VMware ESX
2 3 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.67%) Terminal Services
2 3 (1.67%) XenApp
2 3 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (6.11%) Puppet
1 11 (6.11%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (6.11%) Salt
2 2 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.56%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.56%) Netcool
3 1 (0.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.56%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.56%) SCCM
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 23 (12.78%) Oracle
2 19 (10.56%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.33%) Citrix
3 15 (8.33%) VMware
4 11 (6.11%) Red Hat
5 9 (5.00%) Cisco
6 5 (2.78%) Google
6 5 (2.78%) EMC
6 5 (2.78%) Sencha
7 4 (2.22%) SAP
7 4 (2.22%) Teradata
8 3 (1.67%) HP
8 3 (1.67%) Cognos
9 2 (1.11%) ArcSight
9 2 (1.11%) TippingPoint
9 2 (1.11%) Symantec
9 2 (1.11%) Brocade
9 2 (1.11%) Tripwire
10 1 (0.56%) Remedy
10 1 (0.56%) McAfee
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