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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 6 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 111 67 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 12.64% 7.32% 8.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 54.15% 37.64% 40.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 45 30
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £225 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £537
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 9
Average hourly rate £37.74 £25.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.96% +16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.67 £17.10 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.55 £35.60 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £23.25 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+48.38% -19.82%
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
205 178 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 23.35% 19.45% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 118 81
Average daily rate £390 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £226 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 11
Average hourly rate £37.39 £25.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.56% +16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.29 £16.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

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 24 April 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 151 (65.09%) SC Cleared
2 52 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (13.79%) Finance
4 28 (12.07%) Project Management
5 27 (11.64%) Microsoft
6 26 (11.21%) SQL
6 26 (11.21%) Oracle
7 24 (10.34%) Degree
8 23 (9.91%) SQL Server
8 23 (9.91%) Risk Management
9 22 (9.48%) Open Source
9 22 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (8.62%) Scrum
11 19 (8.19%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (7.76%) MS Excel
12 18 (7.76%) MS Access
12 18 (7.76%) Java
12 18 (7.76%) Web Services
13 15 (6.47%) Windows
13 15 (6.47%) DV Cleared
14 14 (6.03%) PRINCE2
14 14 (6.03%) .NET
15 12 (5.17%) ITIL
16 11 (4.74%) Military
16 11 (4.74%) Service Delivery
16 11 (4.74%) Programme Management
16 11 (4.74%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (4.74%) SQL Server 2012
17 10 (4.31%) Change Management
17 10 (4.31%) Management Information System

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (3.02%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.72%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (0.86%) CMS
4 2 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.43%) LiveCycle
5 1 (0.43%) Lync
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.43%) SugarCRM
5 1 (0.43%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.43%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.43%) ArcSDE
5 1 (0.43%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (7.76%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.31%) MS Project
3 3 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.59%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 2 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.43%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.43%) Summit
3 1 (0.43%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.88%) HTTP
2 6 (2.59%) SAN
3 5 (2.16%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (1.72%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.72%) Firewall
5 3 (1.29%) Unified Communications
5 3 (1.29%) LAN
5 3 (1.29%) SSL
6 2 (0.86%) Internet
6 2 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.86%) Network Security
7 1 (0.43%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.43%) X.509
7 1 (0.43%) DHCP
7 1 (0.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.91%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.76%) MS Access
3 11 (4.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (3.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.16%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.72%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.29%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 2 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.86%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.86%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.43%) MySQL
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (4.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.45%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.02%) Selenium
4 6 (2.59%) PeopleTools
4 6 (2.59%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (2.16%) WebDriver
5 5 (2.16%) WATIR
5 5 (2.16%) JMeter
6 4 (1.72%) Rational Rhapsody
7 3 (1.29%) Subversion
7 3 (1.29%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (1.29%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.86%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.43%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.43%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.43%) PVCS
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.43%) ClearCase
General
1 32 (13.79%) Finance
2 11 (4.74%) Military
3 4 (1.72%) Law
4 3 (1.29%) Legal
4 3 (1.29%) Retail
5 2 (0.86%) Local Government
5 2 (0.86%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.86%) Publishing
5 2 (0.86%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.43%) Marketing
6 1 (0.43%) Back Office
6 1 (0.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (12.93%) Analyst
2 27 (11.64%) Developer
3 24 (10.34%) Architect
3 24 (10.34%) Project Manager
4 20 (8.62%) Consultant
5 9 (3.88%) Business Analyst
6 8 (3.45%) Programme Manager
6 8 (3.45%) Project Planner
6 8 (3.45%) Analyst Programmer
6 8 (3.45%) Programmer
6 8 (3.45%) Data Manager
7 7 (3.02%) Process Manager
7 7 (3.02%) Service Manager
7 7 (3.02%) Java Developer
8 6 (2.59%) Network Engineer
8 6 (2.59%) DBA
8 6 (2.59%) Tester
8 6 (2.59%) PeopleSoft Consultant
9 5 (2.16%) Peoplesoft Functional Consultant
9 5 (2.16%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.76%) Web Services
2 14 (6.03%) .NET
3 10 (4.31%) CSS
4 9 (3.88%) HTML
4 9 (3.88%) ASP.NET
5 8 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (3.02%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 6 (2.59%) Middleware
7 6 (2.59%) Spring
8 5 (2.16%) GWT
8 5 (2.16%) XML
9 4 (1.72%) J2SE
9 4 (1.72%) J2EE
9 4 (1.72%) SOAP
9 4 (1.72%) REST
9 4 (1.72%) jQuery
9 4 (1.72%) WCF
9 4 (1.72%) WPF
9 4 (1.72%) JSON
9 4 (1.72%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.48%) Open Source
1 22 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.31%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.45%) User Experience
4 6 (2.59%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.72%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.72%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.29%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.29%) GIS
7 2 (0.86%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.86%) Clustering
7 2 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.86%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.86%) Social Media
8 1 (0.43%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.43%) Psychology
8 1 (0.43%) Human Factors
8 1 (0.43%) RMADS
8 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.43%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.47%) Windows
2 5 (2.16%) Linux
3 3 (1.29%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.86%) UNIX
5 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.43%) Solaris
5 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (12.07%) Project Management
3 23 (9.91%) Risk Management
4 20 (8.62%) Scrum
5 19 (8.19%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (6.03%) PRINCE2
7 12 (5.17%) ITIL
8 11 (4.74%) Service Delivery
8 11 (4.74%) Programme Management
9 10 (4.31%) Change Management
9 10 (4.31%) Data Management
9 10 (4.31%) Information Management
9 10 (4.31%) Configuration Management
10 9 (3.88%) CRM
11 8 (3.45%) Data Analysis
11 8 (3.45%) Information Security
11 8 (3.45%) Analytics
11 8 (3.45%) Dependency Management
11 8 (3.45%) Change Control
12 7 (3.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 26 (11.21%) SQL
2 18 (7.76%) Java
3 8 (3.45%) VB.NET
4 7 (3.02%) C#
4 7 (3.02%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.02%) PL/SQL
5 6 (2.59%) VBA
6 5 (2.16%) C
7 3 (1.29%) Ruby
7 3 (1.29%) C++
8 2 (0.86%) VB
8 2 (0.86%) VB6
8 2 (0.86%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.43%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 151 (65.09%) SC Cleared
2 24 (10.34%) Degree
3 15 (6.47%) DV Cleared
4 10 (4.31%) MCP
5 7 (3.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (2.59%) APMP
7 5 (2.16%) BC Cleared
7 5 (2.16%) CISSP
8 4 (1.72%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (1.29%) ISACA
9 3 (1.29%) GPEN
9 3 (1.29%) Security+ Certification
9 3 (1.29%) GIAC
9 3 (1.29%) CEH
9 3 (1.29%) GSEC
9 3 (1.29%) SSCP
9 3 (1.29%) ISEB
9 3 (1.29%) CISA
9 3 (1.29%) CISM
10 2 (0.86%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.29%) COBIT
1 3 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 2 (0.86%) SLA
3 1 (0.43%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (3.88%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (2.59%) XenApp
4 3 (1.29%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.29%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.29%) Puppet
2 2 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.43%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.43%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 27 (11.64%) Microsoft
2 26 (11.21%) Oracle
3 8 (3.45%) Citrix
3 8 (3.45%) VMware
4 6 (2.59%) PeopleSoft
5 4 (1.72%) Cisco
5 4 (1.72%) McAfee
5 4 (1.72%) Google
5 4 (1.72%) ArcSight
5 4 (1.72%) Sencha
6 3 (1.29%) Sophos
6 3 (1.29%) CheckPoint
6 3 (1.29%) Cognos
7 2 (0.86%) Symantec
7 2 (0.86%) Juniper
7 2 (0.86%) Tripwire
7 2 (0.86%) SolarWinds
7 2 (0.86%) TippingPoint
8 1 (0.43%) ESRI
8 1 (0.43%) TIBCO
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