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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 7 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 119 114 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.20% 13.40% 11.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 54.34% 61.29% 54.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 92 72
Average daily rate £363 £390 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.05% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £271 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £491 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £40.63 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% +95.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+49.12% +58.33%
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
219 186 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 26.13% 21.86% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 149 122
Average daily rate £375 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 5
Average hourly rate £13.65 £35.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.00% +68.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.70 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.90 £47.50 £32.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 154 (63.64%) SC Cleared
2 39 (16.12%) Project Management
3 35 (14.46%) Windows
4 34 (14.05%) SQL
4 34 (14.05%) Microsoft
4 34 (14.05%) Risk Management
5 30 (12.40%) Finance
5 30 (12.40%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (12.40%) ITIL
6 29 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (11.57%) Configuration Management
7 28 (11.57%) Java
7 28 (11.57%) Migration
8 25 (10.33%) Linux
9 23 (9.50%) DV Cleared
10 21 (8.68%) HTML
10 21 (8.68%) CSS
11 20 (8.26%) JavaScript
11 20 (8.26%) Oracle
11 20 (8.26%) ETL
12 19 (7.85%) Unix
12 19 (7.85%) Visualisation
12 19 (7.85%) Relational Database
13 18 (7.44%) Data Migration
13 18 (7.44%) HTTP
14 17 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
14 17 (7.02%) Open Source
15 16 (6.61%) MongoDB
15 16 (6.61%) Publishing
15 16 (6.61%) Management Information System

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 12 (4.96%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (3.72%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.48%) IIS
3 6 (2.48%) SharePoint Server
3 6 (2.48%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.65%) LiveLink
4 4 (1.65%) Node.js
5 3 (1.24%) Apache
5 3 (1.24%) nginx
5 3 (1.24%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.83%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.83%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.83%) Mule
6 2 (0.83%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.41%) JBoss
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.41%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (6.20%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.79%) MS Office
3 5 (2.07%) MS Project
4 3 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.41%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.41%) Primavera
2 1 (0.41%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.37%) GitHub
2 3 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.44%) HTTP
2 12 (4.96%) Firewall
3 7 (2.89%) SAN
3 7 (2.89%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.48%) SSL
5 5 (2.07%) LDAP
5 5 (2.07%) WAN
6 4 (1.65%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (1.65%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (1.65%) IPsec
6 4 (1.65%) Junos
6 4 (1.65%) Kerberos
6 4 (1.65%) LAN
6 4 (1.65%) TACACS
6 4 (1.65%) VoIP
6 4 (1.65%) VPN
6 4 (1.65%) WebEx
7 3 (1.24%) DNS
7 3 (1.24%) Network Security
8 2 (0.83%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.85%) Relational Database
2 17 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (6.61%) MongoDB
4 13 (5.37%) NoSQL
5 12 (4.96%) SQL Server
6 7 (2.89%) MySQL
6 7 (2.89%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.48%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.07%) MS Access
9 4 (1.65%) Big Data
9 4 (1.65%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (1.24%) Cognos Report Studio
10 3 (1.24%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.83%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.41%) DB2
12 1 (0.41%) GIS
12 1 (0.41%) Oracle Discoverer
12 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (5.79%) Git (software)
1 14 (5.79%) JUnit
1 14 (5.79%) Subversion
2 13 (5.37%) Capybara
2 13 (5.37%) Cucumber
2 13 (5.37%) git-flow
2 13 (5.37%) RSpec
3 3 (1.24%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.24%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.24%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (1.24%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (0.83%) Grunt
4 2 (0.83%) gulp
4 2 (0.83%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.83%) Selenium
4 2 (0.83%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.83%) webpack
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.41%) WiX
General
1 30 (12.40%) Finance
2 16 (6.61%) Publishing
3 8 (3.31%) Military
4 7 (2.89%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.24%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.24%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.83%) Electronics
6 2 (0.83%) Legal
6 2 (0.83%) Marketing
7 1 (0.41%) Automotive
7 1 (0.41%) Banking
7 1 (0.41%) French Language
7 1 (0.41%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 30 (12.40%) Analyst
2 29 (11.98%) Developer
3 20 (8.26%) Project Manager
4 15 (6.20%) Administrator
5 14 (5.79%) Consultant
5 14 (5.79%) Designer
5 14 (5.79%) Ruby Developer
6 12 (4.96%) Business Analyst
7 9 (3.72%) Applications Support
7 9 (3.72%) Applications Support Analyst
7 9 (3.72%) Project Planner
7 9 (3.72%) Support Analyst
7 9 (3.72%) Support Engineer
8 8 (3.31%) Security Consultant
9 7 (2.89%) Coordinator
9 7 (2.89%) SC Cleared Project Manager
9 7 (2.89%) SharePoint Administrator
9 7 (2.89%) Test Analyst
10 6 (2.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (2.48%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.68%) CSS
1 21 (8.68%) HTML
2 15 (6.20%) Sass
3 14 (5.79%) Ruby on Rails
4 9 (3.72%) Web Services
5 7 (2.89%) .NET
6 5 (2.07%) XML
7 4 (1.65%) Spring
8 3 (1.24%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (1.24%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.24%) EclipseLink
8 3 (1.24%) HTML5
8 3 (1.24%) Java EE
8 3 (1.24%) JMS
8 3 (1.24%) JPA
8 3 (1.24%) JSF
8 3 (1.24%) JSON
8 3 (1.24%) Middleware
8 3 (1.24%) PrimeFaces
8 3 (1.24%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.85%) Visualisation
3 16 (6.61%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 11 (4.55%) User Experience
5 6 (2.48%) Replication
6 5 (2.07%) Blog
7 4 (1.65%) Clustering
7 4 (1.65%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.65%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (1.65%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.65%) PKI
8 3 (1.24%) CESG
8 3 (1.24%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.24%) Psychology
8 3 (1.24%) Social Media
9 2 (0.83%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.83%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.83%) Physics
9 2 (0.83%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 35 (14.46%) Windows
2 25 (10.33%) Linux
3 19 (7.85%) Unix
4 14 (5.79%) Mac OS X
5 11 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.89%) Windows 7
6 7 (2.89%) Windows Server
7 5 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.65%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.83%) Android
9 2 (0.83%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.83%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (16.12%) Project Management
2 34 (14.05%) Risk Management
3 30 (12.40%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (12.40%) ITIL
4 28 (11.57%) Configuration Management
4 28 (11.57%) Migration
5 20 (8.26%) ETL
6 18 (7.44%) Data Migration
7 17 (7.02%) Open Source
8 15 (6.20%) Integration Testing
8 15 (6.20%) Unit Testing
8 15 (6.20%) Web Design
8 15 (6.20%) Web Development
9 14 (5.79%) Programme Management
9 14 (5.79%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (4.96%) Service Management
10 12 (4.96%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (4.55%) Mentoring
11 11 (4.55%) PRINCE2
12 9 (3.72%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (14.05%) SQL
2 28 (11.57%) Java
3 20 (8.26%) JavaScript
4 16 (6.61%) Python
5 14 (5.79%) Ruby
5 14 (5.79%) Scala
6 13 (5.37%) C
7 6 (2.48%) C#
8 4 (1.65%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.83%) PHP
9 2 (0.83%) R
9 2 (0.83%) TypeScript
9 2 (0.83%) VBA
10 1 (0.41%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.41%) VBScript
10 1 (0.41%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 154 (63.64%) SC Cleared
2 23 (9.50%) DV Cleared
3 10 (4.13%) Degree
4 9 (3.72%) APMP
5 7 (2.89%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (2.89%) CISSP
6 5 (2.07%) HNC
7 4 (1.65%) CCNA
7 4 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.65%) CISM
7 4 (1.65%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.65%) JNCIA
8 3 (1.24%) BC Cleared
8 3 (1.24%) CESG Certified Professional
8 3 (1.24%) IISP
8 3 (1.24%) ISEB
9 2 (0.83%) MCSE
9 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.41%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.96%) QA
2 7 (2.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 5 (2.07%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (2.07%) SLA
4 4 (1.65%) JSP 440
5 3 (1.24%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.83%) ISO22301
6 2 (0.83%) RMADS
System Software
1 12 (4.96%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.07%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.24%) vCloud
4 2 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.07%) SCCM
2 4 (1.65%) FreeIPA
3 3 (1.24%) logstash
3 3 (1.24%) Nagios
3 3 (1.24%) Puppet
3 3 (1.24%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.83%) Ansible
4 2 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.41%) SCOM
5 1 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (14.05%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.26%) Oracle
3 8 (3.31%) Citrix
4 7 (2.89%) Cognos
4 7 (2.89%) HP
4 7 (2.89%) SAP
4 7 (2.89%) VMware
5 6 (2.48%) Cisco
5 6 (2.48%) Remedy
6 5 (2.07%) Juniper
7 4 (1.65%) Acronis
7 4 (1.65%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.65%) EMC
7 4 (1.65%) NetApp
7 4 (1.65%) Palo Alto
7 4 (1.65%) Percona
7 4 (1.65%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.24%) LogRhythm
8 3 (1.24%) Sun
9 2 (0.83%) Lotus
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