The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 7 4 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 105 96 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.15% 14.75% 6.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 54.40% 57.14% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 71 28
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£378 £365 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.42% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 4
Average hourly rate £47.50 £17.50 £24.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+171.42% -28.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £18.28 £29.25
% change year-on-year
+36.79% -37.52%
Security 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
193 168 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 20.49% 25.81% 16.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 122 83
Average daily rate £375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £236 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 17
Average hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.13 £11.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Bristol region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Bristol region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 121 (76.10%) SC Cleared
2 42 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (17.61%) Finance
4 25 (15.72%) Project Management
5 18 (11.32%) SQL
5 18 (11.32%) Scrum
5 18 (11.32%) Open Source
6 17 (10.69%) Microsoft
7 15 (9.43%) Migration
8 14 (8.81%) Selenium
8 14 (8.81%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (8.81%) PRINCE2
8 14 (8.81%) WebDriver
9 13 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (8.18%) LAN
9 13 (8.18%) Oracle
9 13 (8.18%) JMeter
9 13 (8.18%) Performance Testing
9 13 (8.18%) WATIR
10 12 (7.55%) Military
10 12 (7.55%) Risk Management
11 11 (6.92%) Windows
11 11 (6.92%) Linux
11 11 (6.92%) VMware
12 10 (6.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (6.29%) .NET
12 10 (6.29%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (5.66%) Citrix
13 9 (5.66%) Red Hat
13 9 (5.66%) Middleware

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.03%) Apache
2 6 (3.77%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.52%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.63%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.63%) Lync
5 1 (0.63%) Liferay
Applications
1 8 (5.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.14%) MS Project
2 5 (3.14%) MS Office
3 4 (2.52%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.63%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Agresso
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.63%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.18%) LAN
2 9 (5.66%) Firewall
3 8 (5.03%) WAN
3 8 (5.03%) LDAP
4 5 (3.14%) SAN
4 5 (3.14%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (1.89%) NAS
6 1 (0.63%) Intranet
6 1 (0.63%) Internet
6 1 (0.63%) DHCP
6 1 (0.63%) HTTP
6 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.63%) DNS
6 1 (0.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (3.14%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.89%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.26%) MySQL
5 2 (1.26%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.26%) MS Access
6 1 (0.63%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 14 (8.81%) Selenium
1 14 (8.81%) WebDriver
2 13 (8.18%) JMeter
2 13 (8.18%) WATIR
3 9 (5.66%) Jenkins
3 9 (5.66%) Hudson
4 3 (1.89%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.26%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (1.26%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (1.26%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.26%) Maven
5 2 (1.26%) PVCS
6 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.63%) Ant
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.63%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.63%) TestNG
6 1 (0.63%) Grunt
General
1 28 (17.61%) Finance
2 12 (7.55%) Military
3 6 (3.77%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.89%) Publishing
5 2 (1.26%) Local Government
5 2 (1.26%) Marketing
6 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.63%) Legal
6 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.63%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 28 (17.61%) Developer
2 26 (16.35%) Project Manager
3 16 (10.06%) Tester
4 14 (8.81%) Analyst
5 11 (6.92%) Architect
6 8 (5.03%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (5.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 8 (5.03%) Project Planner
6 8 (5.03%) Business Analyst
7 7 (4.40%) Consultant
7 7 (4.40%) Lead Developer
7 7 (4.40%) Technical Tester
7 7 (4.40%) Technical Developer
8 5 (3.14%) Coordinator
8 5 (3.14%) Administrator
8 5 (3.14%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (3.14%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (3.14%) C# Developer
8 5 (3.14%) Project Coordinator
9 4 (2.52%) Project Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.29%) .NET
2 9 (5.66%) Middleware
2 9 (5.66%) HTML
2 9 (5.66%) CSS
2 9 (5.66%) LAMP
3 6 (3.77%) ASP.NET
4 5 (3.14%) Spring
4 5 (3.14%) .NET Framework
4 5 (3.14%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (1.89%) jQuery
5 3 (1.89%) HTML5
5 3 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (1.89%) CSS3
5 3 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (1.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (0.63%) SOAP
7 1 (0.63%) Web Services
7 1 (0.63%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.63%) Ajax
7 1 (0.63%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.32%) Open Source
2 13 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.52%) Economics
5 3 (1.89%) Kindle
5 3 (1.89%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.26%) User Experience
6 2 (1.26%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.26%) NHS
7 1 (0.63%) Statistics
7 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.63%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.63%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.92%) Windows
1 11 (6.92%) Linux
2 8 (5.03%) CentOS
2 8 (5.03%) Ubuntu
3 6 (3.77%) Windows XP
3 6 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.89%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.63%) UNIX
7 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (15.72%) Project Management
3 18 (11.32%) Scrum
4 15 (9.43%) Migration
5 14 (8.81%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (8.81%) PRINCE2
6 13 (8.18%) Performance Testing
7 12 (7.55%) Risk Management
8 10 (6.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (5.03%) DevOps
10 8 (5.03%) Validation
10 8 (5.03%) Logistics
10 8 (5.03%) ITIL
11 7 (4.40%) Change Management
11 7 (4.40%) Project Planning
11 7 (4.40%) Change Control
12 5 (3.14%) Supplier Management
12 5 (3.14%) Resource Management
12 5 (3.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (11.32%) SQL
2 9 (5.66%) PHP
2 9 (5.66%) Ruby
2 9 (5.66%) Bash Shell
3 8 (5.03%) JavaScript
3 8 (5.03%) Perl
4 7 (4.40%) C#
5 5 (3.14%) Java
5 5 (3.14%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.52%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 121 (76.10%) SC Cleared
2 10 (6.29%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (5.66%) CCNA
4 8 (5.03%) Degree
5 7 (4.40%) ISEB
6 4 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.89%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.26%) BC Cleared
8 2 (1.26%) APMP
8 2 (1.26%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.63%) CCIE
9 1 (0.63%) CCNP
9 1 (0.63%) HND
9 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.89%) ISO 9001
1 3 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.03%) XenServer
1 8 (5.03%) Samba
2 3 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.89%) vSphere
3 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (5.03%) Puppet
1 8 (5.03%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (5.03%) Salt
2 3 (1.89%) Netcool
2 3 (1.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (1.26%) SCCM
4 1 (0.63%) SCOM
4 1 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (10.69%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.18%) Oracle
3 11 (6.92%) VMware
4 9 (5.66%) Citrix
4 9 (5.66%) Red Hat
4 9 (5.66%) Cisco
4 9 (5.66%) EMC
5 5 (3.14%) HP
6 4 (2.52%) Brocade
6 4 (2.52%) Business Objects
6 4 (2.52%) SAP
7 3 (1.89%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.89%) Open Text
8 2 (1.26%) Remedy
9 1 (0.63%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.63%) CA
9 1 (0.63%) Sophos
9 1 (0.63%) Adobe
9 1 (0.63%) Civica
Bristol
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol
Talent International
Rate: £500 - £590 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Rate: £45 - £50 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Rate: £45 - £50 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Intapeople
Rate: £0
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Intapeople
Rate: £0
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Intapeople
Rate: £0
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
DP Connect
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £400.00 - £480.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: DOA
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago