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 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 6 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 120 79 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 13.70% 10.27% 6.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.67% 52.32% 35.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 61 25
Average daily rate
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£390 £355 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.85% -16.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £225 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.68% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 6
Average hourly rate £40.63 £18.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.69% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.30 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.13 £28.32 £31.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -38.98%
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
180 151 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 20.55% 19.64% 18.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 109 71
Average daily rate £388 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +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 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 179 (67.55%) SC Cleared
2 59 (22.26%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (15.09%) Microsoft
4 38 (14.34%) SQL
5 37 (13.96%) Oracle
6 34 (12.83%) Finance
7 30 (11.32%) Project Management
8 27 (10.19%) Java
9 21 (7.92%) Open Source
10 20 (7.55%) Citrix
10 20 (7.55%) VMware
10 20 (7.55%) Risk Management
11 19 (7.17%) .NET
11 19 (7.17%) MS Excel
12 18 (6.79%) Management Information System
12 18 (6.79%) Scrum
12 18 (6.79%) Migration
12 18 (6.79%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (6.79%) Degree
13 17 (6.42%) DV Cleared
13 17 (6.42%) Information Management
13 17 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (6.42%) Linux
13 17 (6.42%) LAN
14 16 (6.04%) CSS
15 15 (5.66%) JavaScript
15 15 (5.66%) HTML
15 15 (5.66%) Windows
15 15 (5.66%) Middleware
15 15 (5.66%) Jenkins

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 13 (4.91%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.15%) Apache
3 7 (2.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (2.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.51%) Lync
5 4 (1.51%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (1.51%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.13%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2000
6 3 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.75%) CMS
7 2 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.38%) IIS
8 1 (0.38%) ArcSDE
8 1 (0.38%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.38%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.38%) Liferay
Applications
1 19 (7.17%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.40%) MS Project
3 8 (3.02%) MS Office
4 3 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.38%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.51%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.13%) Agresso
3 2 (0.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.38%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.38%) Summit
4 1 (0.38%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.42%) LAN
2 13 (4.91%) Firewall
3 11 (4.15%) WAN
3 11 (4.15%) LDAP
4 8 (3.02%) HTTP
5 7 (2.64%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (1.51%) SAN
7 3 (1.13%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.75%) NAS
8 2 (0.75%) Internet
9 1 (0.38%) X.509
9 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.66%) Oracle Database
2 13 (4.91%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (4.53%) SQL Server
4 7 (2.64%) MS Access
5 5 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.75%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.38%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.38%) MySQL
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.38%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 15 (5.66%) Jenkins
1 15 (5.66%) Hudson
2 12 (4.53%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.77%) Selenium
4 9 (3.40%) Eclipse
4 9 (3.40%) JMeter
4 9 (3.40%) Oracle APEX
4 9 (3.40%) WATIR
4 9 (3.40%) WebDriver
5 8 (3.02%) PVCS
6 6 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.51%) Maven
7 4 (1.51%) NetBeans
7 4 (1.51%) Subversion
7 4 (1.51%) Ant
8 3 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.75%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.38%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.38%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
General
1 34 (12.83%) Finance
2 11 (4.15%) Military
3 10 (3.77%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.51%) Publishing
4 4 (1.51%) Law
5 3 (1.13%) Retail
5 3 (1.13%) Legal
5 3 (1.13%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.75%) Local Government
7 1 (0.38%) Electronics
7 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.38%) Back Office
7 1 (0.38%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (13.96%) Developer
2 36 (13.58%) Project Manager
3 34 (12.83%) Analyst
4 27 (10.19%) Architect
5 21 (7.92%) Consultant
6 15 (5.66%) Java Developer
7 13 (4.91%) Business Analyst
8 12 (4.53%) Infrastructure Architect
8 12 (4.53%) Tester
8 12 (4.53%) Project Planner
9 11 (4.15%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 11 (4.15%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (3.40%) Analyst Programmer
10 9 (3.40%) Programmer
11 8 (3.02%) Oracle Developer
12 7 (2.64%) Service Manager
12 7 (2.64%) Software Engineer
13 6 (2.26%) Delivery Manager
13 6 (2.26%) Cisco Engineer
13 6 (2.26%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.17%) .NET
2 16 (6.04%) CSS
3 15 (5.66%) HTML
3 15 (5.66%) Middleware
4 13 (4.91%) Oracle Fusion
5 12 (4.53%) Spring
6 11 (4.15%) LAMP
7 10 (3.77%) JSON
8 8 (3.02%) ASP.NET
8 8 (3.02%) Web Services
9 7 (2.64%) jQuery
9 7 (2.64%) GWT
10 6 (2.26%) J2SE
10 6 (2.26%) J2EE
11 5 (1.89%) XML
11 5 (1.89%) Application Packaging
11 5 (1.89%) Ext JS
11 5 (1.89%) REST
11 5 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (1.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.92%) Open Source
2 18 (6.79%) Management Information System
3 17 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.26%) Visualisation
4 6 (2.26%) Clustering
5 5 (1.89%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.89%) User Experience
6 4 (1.51%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.13%) GIS
7 3 (1.13%) Kindle
8 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.75%) Social Media
8 2 (0.75%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.75%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.75%) Economics
8 2 (0.75%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.38%) DTV
9 1 (0.38%) NHS
9 1 (0.38%) PKI
9 1 (0.38%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.42%) Linux
2 15 (5.66%) Windows
3 11 (4.15%) Ubuntu
3 11 (4.15%) CentOS
4 4 (1.51%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.13%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.75%) UNIX
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.38%) Solaris
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (22.26%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (11.32%) Project Management
3 20 (7.55%) Risk Management
4 18 (6.79%) Scrum
4 18 (6.79%) Migration
4 18 (6.79%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (6.42%) Information Management
6 13 (4.91%) ITIL
6 13 (4.91%) Logistics
7 12 (4.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (4.53%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (4.15%) CRM
8 11 (4.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (4.15%) DevOps
9 10 (3.77%) Software Engineering
9 10 (3.77%) SOA
9 10 (3.77%) PRINCE2
10 9 (3.40%) Data Modelling
10 9 (3.40%) Service Delivery
10 9 (3.40%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (14.34%) SQL
2 27 (10.19%) Java
3 15 (5.66%) JavaScript
3 15 (5.66%) Bash Shell
4 13 (4.91%) Ruby
5 11 (4.15%) Perl
5 11 (4.15%) PHP
6 9 (3.40%) PL/SQL
7 8 (3.02%) C#
8 6 (2.26%) C
9 5 (1.89%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.51%) C++
11 3 (1.13%) VBA
12 2 (0.75%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.75%) VB6
12 2 (0.75%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 179 (67.55%) SC Cleared
2 18 (6.79%) Degree
3 17 (6.42%) DV Cleared
4 14 (5.28%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (4.91%) CCNA
6 10 (3.77%) MCP
7 8 (3.02%) ISEB
8 7 (2.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (1.89%) CISSP
10 3 (1.13%) SSCP
10 3 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.13%) GSEC
10 3 (1.13%) GIAC
10 3 (1.13%) Security+ Certification
10 3 (1.13%) CISA
10 3 (1.13%) CISM
10 3 (1.13%) CEH
10 3 (1.13%) ISACA
10 3 (1.13%) GPEN
11 2 (0.75%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.51%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 3 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.13%) QA
2 3 (1.13%) COBIT
3 1 (0.38%) SLA
3 1 (0.38%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 14 (5.28%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.15%) Samba
2 11 (4.15%) XenServer
3 8 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.26%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.26%) XenApp
5 3 (1.13%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.13%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (4.15%) Puppet
1 11 (4.15%) Salt
1 11 (4.15%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.38%) Netcool
3 1 (0.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.38%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.38%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.38%) SCCM
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 40 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 37 (13.96%) Oracle
3 20 (7.55%) Citrix
3 20 (7.55%) VMware
4 11 (4.15%) Red Hat
5 10 (3.77%) Cisco
6 6 (2.26%) Google
6 6 (2.26%) SAP
7 5 (1.89%) EMC
7 5 (1.89%) Teradata
7 5 (1.89%) Sencha
8 4 (1.51%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.51%) McAfee
9 3 (1.13%) Sophos
9 3 (1.13%) HP
9 3 (1.13%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.13%) Cognos
9 3 (1.13%) Open Text
10 2 (0.75%) ArcSight
10 2 (0.75%) TippingPoint
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