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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 6 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 16 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 14.16% - 6.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.04% - 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 5
Average daily rate
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£263 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 - £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 - £697
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.68% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £44.10 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
- -22.33%
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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
47 27 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 41.59% 36.00% 55.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 12 26
Average daily rate £330 £312 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.93% -22.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £302 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £467 £636
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £44.10 £42.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.76% +14.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 30 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (36.67%) LAN
2 11 (36.67%) WAN
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle
3 7 (23.33%) UNIX
3 7 (23.33%) Shell Script
4 6 (20.00%) ITIL
4 6 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 5 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (16.67%) CCNP
5 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (16.67%) Juniper
5 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 5 (16.67%) VPN
5 5 (16.67%) Solaris
5 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 5 (16.67%) MPLS
5 5 (16.67%) Firewall
5 5 (16.67%) Migration
6 4 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (13.33%) BGP
6 4 (13.33%) EIGRP
6 4 (13.33%) Windows
6 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (13.33%) SQL
6 4 (13.33%) SSL
6 4 (13.33%) Informatica
6 4 (13.33%) BIG-IP

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) Alfresco
2 1 (3.33%) Documentum
2 1 (3.33%) FileNet
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) Windchill
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) PaaS
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) LAN
1 11 (36.67%) WAN
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (16.67%) VPN
2 5 (16.67%) MPLS
2 5 (16.67%) Firewall
3 4 (13.33%) BGP
3 4 (13.33%) EIGRP
3 4 (13.33%) SSL
3 4 (13.33%) BIG-IP
3 4 (13.33%) VLAN
4 3 (10.00%) SAN
5 1 (3.33%) tcpdump
5 1 (3.33%) Ethereal
5 1 (3.33%) DNS
5 1 (3.33%) DHCP
5 1 (3.33%) ATM
5 1 (3.33%) ISDN
5 1 (3.33%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Administrator
2 4 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (13.33%) Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Operations Team Leader
3 3 (10.00%) Network Supervisor
3 3 (10.00%) Network Operations Team Leader
3 3 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 3 (10.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Leader
3 3 (10.00%) Network Team Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) DBA
4 2 (6.67%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Business Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (10.00%) WPF
1 3 (10.00%) Silverlight
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Clustering
1 3 (10.00%) SCADA
2 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) UNIX
2 5 (16.67%) Solaris
3 4 (13.33%) Windows
4 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (10.00%) HPUX
4 3 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) ITIL
1 6 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 5 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (10.00%) Workflow
4 2 (6.67%) Change Management
4 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.33%) ERP
5 1 (3.33%) ETL
5 1 (3.33%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) Service Management
5 1 (3.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) Shell Script
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) Korn
3 3 (10.00%) Bourne shell
3 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.67%) CCNP
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
1 2 (6.67%) DO-178B
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) ProxySG
2 3 (10.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Cisco
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Juniper
3 4 (13.33%) Informatica
3 4 (13.33%) Blue Coat
3 4 (13.33%) F5
4 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.33%) NetQoS
5 1 (3.33%) webMethods