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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 7 11 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 8 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 14.04% 12.12% 1.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.00% 21.43% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 1
Median daily rate £285 £400 £678
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.75% -40.98%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £42.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +123.68%

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
20 56 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 35.09% 56.57% 60.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 32 45
Median daily rate £413 £425 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -14.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £280 £448
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £500 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 5
Median hourly rate £28.75 - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +100.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 23 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
3 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (17.39%) Firewall
4 4 (17.39%) Informatica
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
5 3 (13.04%) Linux
5 3 (13.04%) Java
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
5 3 (13.04%) Intel Security
5 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (13.04%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (8.70%) VMware
6 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
6 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.70%) Change Management
6 2 (8.70%) Ruby
6 2 (8.70%) Endeca
6 2 (8.70%) CCNA
6 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (8.70%) Juniper

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 1 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) Endeca
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Build Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Desktop Support
2 4 (17.39%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) OBIEE Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Informatica Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared DBA
5 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) CSS3
1 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) HTML5
1 1 (4.35%) Spring
1 1 (4.35%) XML
1 1 (4.35%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.04%) Linux
5 2 (8.70%) Unix
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.35%) Solaris
6 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.35%) Database Tuning
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps
5 1 (4.35%) High Availability
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Open Source
5 1 (4.35%) Open Source Development
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) Test Management
5 1 (4.35%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.70%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.35%) XPath
5 1 (4.35%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) CCNA
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Informatica
2 3 (13.04%) Intel Security
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) Juniper
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle