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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 3 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 31 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 24.60% 19.42% 12.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.66% 34.18% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 4
Median daily rate £330 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £231 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £425 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £371
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +4.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £44.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +108.33%
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
71 79 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 56.35% 56.83% 33.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 61 21
Median daily rate £380 £415 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.43% +25.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £478 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £44.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

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
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 25 July 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 49 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (36.73%) Unix
3 17 (34.69%) Firewall
4 14 (28.57%) Cisco
4 14 (28.57%) CCNP
4 14 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (24.49%) Middleware
5 12 (24.49%) webMethods
5 12 (24.49%) SOAP
5 12 (24.49%) Web Services
5 12 (24.49%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (22.45%) REST
6 11 (22.45%) SQL
7 10 (20.41%) VPN
7 10 (20.41%) DHCP
7 10 (20.41%) Juniper
8 8 (16.33%) Oracle
8 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
9 7 (14.29%) Blue Coat
9 7 (14.29%) ProxySG
9 7 (14.29%) Solaris
9 7 (14.29%) WAN
9 7 (14.29%) BGP
9 7 (14.29%) EIGRP
9 7 (14.29%) F5
9 7 (14.29%) TippingPoint
10 6 (12.24%) Network Security
10 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database
10 6 (12.24%) MPLS

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 6 (12.24%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.69%) Firewall
2 10 (20.41%) DHCP
2 10 (20.41%) VPN
3 7 (14.29%) BGP
3 7 (14.29%) EIGRP
3 7 (14.29%) WAN
4 6 (12.24%) LAN
4 6 (12.24%) MPLS
4 6 (12.24%) Network Security
5 5 (10.20%) HSRP
5 5 (10.20%) IPsec
5 5 (10.20%) VLAN
6 2 (4.08%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (4.08%) TACACS
6 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.08%) Wireless
6 2 (4.08%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.04%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.12%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Electronics
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Network Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) DBA
3 7 (14.29%) Developer
3 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared DBA
4 5 (10.20%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 3 (6.12%) Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Cisco Design Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Design Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.08%) SQL DBA
8 1 (2.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle Applications Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Security Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) Middleware
1 12 (24.49%) SOAP
1 12 (24.49%) Web Services
2 11 (22.45%) REST
3 5 (10.20%) J2EE
4 2 (4.08%) WSDL
5 1 (2.04%) OCX
5 1 (2.04%) RESTful
5 1 (2.04%) XForms
5 1 (2.04%) XML
5 1 (2.04%) XSD
5 1 (2.04%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) PKI
3 2 (4.08%) Replication
3 2 (4.08%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Clustering
4 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.04%) iPad
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.73%) Unix
2 7 (14.29%) Solaris
3 4 (8.16%) Linux
4 3 (6.12%) Windows
5 1 (2.04%) HPUX
5 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (12.24%) Change Management
3 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
3 4 (8.16%) Migration
3 4 (8.16%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (8.16%) Programme Management
4 3 (6.12%) ITIL
4 3 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.08%) Business Continuity
5 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.08%) Data Modelling
5 2 (4.08%) Database Tuning
5 2 (4.08%) High Availability
5 2 (4.08%) Information Security
5 2 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.08%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (4.08%) Security Operations
5 2 (4.08%) SIEM
5 2 (4.08%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) SQL
2 6 (12.24%) Java
3 4 (8.16%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.04%) Bourne shell
5 1 (2.04%) C++
5 1 (2.04%) Korn
5 1 (2.04%) XPath
5 1 (2.04%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 49 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (28.57%) CCNP
2 14 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (8.16%) CCIE
4 3 (6.12%) CCNA
4 3 (6.12%) Degree
4 3 (6.12%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.04%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (2.04%) MCSE
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) ProxySG
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (8.16%) Data Guard
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (2.04%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) Cisco
2 12 (24.49%) webMethods
3 10 (20.41%) Juniper
4 8 (16.33%) Oracle
5 7 (14.29%) Blue Coat
5 7 (14.29%) F5
5 7 (14.29%) TippingPoint
6 4 (8.16%) Endeca
7 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.04%) EMC
8 1 (2.04%) HP
8 1 (2.04%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.04%) Nokia
8 1 (2.04%) Rally
8 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.04%) SAP
8 1 (2.04%) Sourcefire
8 1 (2.04%) Veritas
Doncaster, Crawley, Cheltenham
Bankside Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 18 days ago