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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 12 28 3
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -25
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 12 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 12.63% 1.96% 20.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.69% 3.41% 48.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
Average daily rate £465 £539 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.71% +111.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £428 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+69.18% +39.55%
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
58 88 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 61.05% 57.52% 43.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 45 6
Average daily rate £425 £490 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.26% +88.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £423 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £661 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 9
Average hourly rate £12.00 £39.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.23% +95.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 11 February 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 23 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (52.17%) Unix
3 9 (39.13%) SOAP
3 9 (39.13%) Web Services
3 9 (39.13%) Middleware
3 9 (39.13%) webMethods
3 9 (39.13%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (39.13%) REST
4 3 (13.04%) LAN
4 3 (13.04%) WAN
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
5 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) Sourcefire
5 2 (8.70%) SIEM
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (8.70%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (8.70%) iPad
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Rally
5 2 (8.70%) Security Operations
5 2 (8.70%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (8.70%) LogRhythm
5 2 (8.70%) CRM
5 2 (8.70%) Windows
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco
5 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
5 2 (8.70%) SAN
5 2 (8.70%) DNS

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (4.35%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) LAN
1 3 (13.04%) WAN
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) BGP
3 1 (4.35%) DHCP
3 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
3 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.35%) IPv6
3 1 (4.35%) MPLS
3 1 (4.35%) NAS
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Architect
1 4 (17.39%) Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Consultant
2 3 (13.04%) Technical Architect
2 3 (13.04%) webMethods Architect
2 3 (13.04%) webMethods Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) CRM Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle CRM Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle CRM Functional Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) SIEM Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) SOC Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) Middleware
1 9 (39.13%) REST
1 9 (39.13%) SOAP
1 9 (39.13%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) XForms
2 1 (4.35%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) XMPP
2 1 (4.35%) XSD
2 1 (4.35%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) iPad
1 2 (8.70%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Unix
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) HPUX
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Solaris
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (13.04%) Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) CRM
3 2 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
3 2 (8.70%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (8.70%) Scrum
3 2 (8.70%) Security Operations
3 2 (8.70%) SIEM
3 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.35%) ERP
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.35%) Bourne shell
2 1 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) Korn
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) XPath
2 1 (4.35%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) webMethods
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
2 2 (8.70%) LogRhythm
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Rally
2 2 (8.70%) Sourcefire
3 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.35%) EMC
3 1 (4.35%) Facebook
3 1 (4.35%) Informatica
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Nokia
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) Twitter
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