The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bristol region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 25 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +8
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 47 70 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.99% 13.13% 9.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.23% 49.65% 46.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 47 48
Average daily rate
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£375 £345 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £263 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £453 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 11
Average hourly rate £33.50 £16.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.37% -28.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -14.00%
Qualifications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
114 141 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.54% 26.45% 19.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 97 94
Average daily rate £363 £350 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 18
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.35 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -22.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
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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 23 July 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 83 (72.81%) SC Cleared
2 16 (14.04%) Finance
3 15 (13.16%) Windows
3 15 (13.16%) SharePoint
4 13 (11.40%) Scrum
5 12 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 11 (9.65%) .NET
6 11 (9.65%) Microsoft
6 11 (9.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (9.65%) WebDriver
6 11 (9.65%) Selenium
7 10 (8.77%) C#
7 10 (8.77%) SQL
7 10 (8.77%) Oracle
8 9 (7.89%) Project Management
8 9 (7.89%) Migration
8 9 (7.89%) JMeter
8 9 (7.89%) WATIR
8 9 (7.89%) Performance Testing
8 9 (7.89%) Open Source
9 8 (7.02%) Change Management
10 7 (6.14%) Publishing
10 7 (6.14%) Military
10 7 (6.14%) ITIL
10 7 (6.14%) UML
11 6 (5.26%) Data Migration
11 6 (5.26%) EMC
11 6 (5.26%) Remedy
11 6 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (4.39%) VMware

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 15 (13.16%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.88%) Lync
3 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.88%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (4.39%) MS Office
2 4 (3.51%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.75%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.88%) MS Project
4 1 (0.88%) Simulink
4 1 (0.88%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Agresso
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.88%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.39%) Intranet
2 4 (3.51%) SAN
3 2 (1.75%) NAS
4 1 (0.88%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.88%) Internet
4 1 (0.88%) Firewall
4 1 (0.88%) DHCP
4 1 (0.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.75%) MySQL
4 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.88%) MS Access
5 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.88%) DTS
5 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 11 (9.65%) Selenium
1 11 (9.65%) WebDriver
2 9 (7.89%) JMeter
2 9 (7.89%) WATIR
3 3 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.75%) Maven
4 2 (1.75%) TestNG
4 2 (1.75%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (1.75%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.88%) Grunt
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
General
1 16 (14.04%) Finance
2 7 (6.14%) Publishing
2 7 (6.14%) Military
3 2 (1.75%) Marketing
4 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (19.30%) Developer
2 17 (14.91%) Project Manager
3 16 (14.04%) Analyst
4 13 (11.40%) Consultant
5 11 (9.65%) Tester
6 7 (6.14%) Business Analyst
6 7 (6.14%) Lead Developer
6 7 (6.14%) Technical Tester
6 7 (6.14%) SharePoint Consultant
6 7 (6.14%) Technical Developer
7 5 (4.39%) Architect
8 4 (3.51%) Administrator
8 4 (3.51%) C# Developer
8 4 (3.51%) Security Engineer
8 4 (3.51%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.51%) Data Manager
8 4 (3.51%) Head of Architecture
8 4 (3.51%) Project Delivery Manager
9 3 (2.63%) PMO Analyst
9 3 (2.63%) Data Centre Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.65%) .NET
2 3 (2.63%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.63%) Middleware
2 3 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (1.75%) HTML
3 2 (1.75%) CSS
4 1 (0.88%) SOAP
4 1 (0.88%) Web Services
4 1 (0.88%) LAMP
4 1 (0.88%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.88%) Symfony
4 1 (0.88%) jQuery
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.88%) WebCenter
4 1 (0.88%) HTML5
4 1 (0.88%) REST
4 1 (0.88%) CSS3
4 1 (0.88%) Backbone.js
4 1 (0.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.89%) Open Source
2 5 (4.39%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.51%) Economics
4 2 (1.75%) CESG
4 2 (1.75%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (0.88%) Clustering
5 1 (0.88%) Statistics
5 1 (0.88%) Physics
5 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.88%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.88%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.88%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.16%) Windows
2 11 (9.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.51%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.75%) Linux
7 1 (0.88%) UNIX
7 1 (0.88%) AIX
7 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (11.40%) Scrum
2 12 (10.53%) PRINCE2
3 9 (7.89%) Project Management
3 9 (7.89%) Migration
3 9 (7.89%) Performance Testing
4 8 (7.02%) Change Management
5 7 (6.14%) UML
5 7 (6.14%) ITIL
6 6 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (5.26%) Data Migration
7 5 (4.39%) Change Control
7 5 (4.39%) Supplier Management
7 5 (4.39%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (4.39%) Service Management
8 4 (3.51%) Validation
8 4 (3.51%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (3.51%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (2.63%) SysML
9 3 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (2.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.77%) C#
1 10 (8.77%) SQL
2 5 (4.39%) T-SQL
3 4 (3.51%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.51%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.75%) C
4 2 (1.75%) VBA
4 2 (1.75%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.88%) Ada
5 1 (0.88%) Fortran
5 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.88%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.88%) Ruby
5 1 (0.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 83 (72.81%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.39%) Degree
3 3 (2.63%) BC Cleared
3 3 (2.63%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.75%) APMP
4 2 (1.75%) CISSP
4 2 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.88%) MCP
5 1 (0.88%) CCIE
5 1 (0.88%) CCNP
5 1 (0.88%) CCNA
5 1 (0.88%) ISEB
5 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.63%) vSphere
3 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.88%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (2.63%) Netcool
1 3 (2.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (1.75%) SCCM
3 1 (0.88%) SCOM
3 1 (0.88%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.88%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (9.65%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.77%) Oracle
3 6 (5.26%) EMC
3 6 (5.26%) Remedy
4 5 (4.39%) VMware
4 5 (4.39%) HP
4 5 (4.39%) Cisco
5 3 (2.63%) SAP
5 3 (2.63%) Brocade
6 2 (1.75%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.88%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.88%) Symantec
7 1 (0.88%) Sophos
7 1 (0.88%) NEC
7 1 (0.88%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.88%) Becrypt
7 1 (0.88%) Meridio
7 1 (0.88%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.88%) Dell
7 1 (0.88%) CA