The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 7 December 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 7 8 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 16 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 15.24% 12.12% 5.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.33% 26.09% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 5
Median daily rate £303 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.37% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £294 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £607
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £18.75 - £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +97.36%
SC Cleared
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Qualifications Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
48 46 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 45.71% 46.46% 60.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 29 44
Median daily rate £413 £400 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 6
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 - £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 - £152.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +58.57%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 28 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (32.14%) Windows
3 7 (25.00%) Firewall
4 6 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (17.86%) Juniper
5 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
5 5 (17.86%) SQL
6 4 (14.29%) Linux
6 4 (14.29%) Informatica
6 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (10.71%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (10.71%) Intel Security
7 3 (10.71%) Change Management
7 3 (10.71%) VPN
7 3 (10.71%) DHCP
7 3 (10.71%) CCNP
7 3 (10.71%) Java
7 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
8 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
8 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
8 2 (7.14%) Python
8 2 (7.14%) Oracle
8 2 (7.14%) ITIL
8 2 (7.14%) CCNA

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) DHCP
2 3 (10.71%) VPN
3 1 (3.57%) BGP
3 1 (3.57%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.57%) HSRP
3 1 (3.57%) IPsec
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) MPLS
3 1 (3.57%) Network Security
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) VLAN
3 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.14%) Endeca
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Network Engineer
1 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Administrator
2 4 (14.29%) Build Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) OBIEE Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) DBA
3 3 (10.71%) Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Informatica Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared DBA
3 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
4 2 (7.14%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
1 1 (3.57%) CSS3
1 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) HTML5
1 1 (3.57%) Spring
1 1 (3.57%) XML
1 1 (3.57%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
3 4 (14.29%) Linux
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) Solaris
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.71%) Change Management
3 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.57%) Database Tuning
5 1 (3.57%) DevOps
5 1 (3.57%) High Availability
5 1 (3.57%) Open Source
5 1 (3.57%) Open Source Development
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.57%) Test Management
5 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.14%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) Ruby
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.57%) Perl
4 1 (3.57%) XPath
4 1 (3.57%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (10.71%) CCNP
4 2 (7.14%) CCNA
4 2 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.14%) ProxySG
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco
1 5 (17.86%) Juniper
2 4 (14.29%) Informatica
3 3 (10.71%) Intel Security
4 2 (7.14%) Blue Coat
4 2 (7.14%) F5
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle
4 2 (7.14%) TippingPoint
4 2 (7.14%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) HP