The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 62 64 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 53.45% 42.38% 38.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 93.94% 91.43% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 43 20
Median daily rate £330 £450 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £365 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £483 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +39.78%
Security 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
66 70 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 56.90% 46.36% 40.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 48 21
Median daily rate £330 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £363 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Median hourly rate £13.00 £42.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.04% +27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 62 (57.41%) DV Cleared
2 47 (43.52%) SC Cleared
3 35 (32.41%) Java
4 27 (25.00%) Unix
5 25 (23.15%) Linux
5 25 (23.15%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (18.52%) Python
7 18 (16.67%) Oracle
7 18 (16.67%) Bash Shell
8 17 (15.74%) ISTQB
9 16 (14.81%) SQL
10 15 (13.89%) SOAP
10 15 (13.89%) Web Services
11 14 (12.96%) webMethods
11 14 (12.96%) Firewall
12 13 (12.04%) Middleware
12 13 (12.04%) Enterprise Architecture
12 13 (12.04%) Cisco
13 12 (11.11%) Scrum
13 12 (11.11%) REST
14 10 (9.26%) Project Management
14 10 (9.26%) CCNP
14 10 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (9.26%) DHCP
15 9 (8.33%) ITIL
16 8 (7.41%) QA
16 8 (7.41%) Ruby
16 8 (7.41%) C++
16 8 (7.41%) Integration Testing
17 7 (6.48%) Network Security

Security 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.70%) Confluence
2 3 (2.78%) JBoss
2 3 (2.78%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.78%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.78%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.85%) Apache
3 2 (1.85%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.85%) MS Office
2 1 (0.93%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.78%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (2.78%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.96%) Firewall
2 10 (9.26%) DHCP
3 7 (6.48%) Network Security
4 6 (5.56%) VPN
4 6 (5.56%) WAN
5 5 (4.63%) BGP
5 5 (4.63%) EIGRP
5 5 (4.63%) LAN
6 4 (3.70%) DNS
6 4 (3.70%) MPLS
6 4 (3.70%) VLAN
7 3 (2.78%) HSRP
7 3 (2.78%) HTTP
7 3 (2.78%) IPsec
8 2 (1.85%) SAN
8 2 (1.85%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.93%) TACACS
9 1 (0.93%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.63%) Oracle Database
1 5 (4.63%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (2.78%) MySQL
2 3 (2.78%) Neo4j
2 3 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.85%) Big Data
3 2 (1.85%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.85%) OrientDB
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.93%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.56%) LoadRunner
2 4 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.70%) JIRA
2 4 (3.70%) Rational Functional Tester
3 3 (2.78%) Selenium
4 2 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.85%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.85%) EasyMock
4 2 (1.85%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.85%) JUnit
4 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.93%) Ant
5 1 (0.93%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.93%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.93%) Maven
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.93%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.93%) Subversion
5 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (6.48%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.70%) Finance
3 3 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.85%) Electronics
4 2 (1.85%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (22.22%) Developer
2 11 (10.19%) Analyst
3 9 (8.33%) Test Analyst
3 9 (8.33%) Test Engineer
4 8 (7.41%) Java Developer
4 8 (7.41%) Network Engineer
5 6 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 6 (5.56%) Consultant
5 6 (5.56%) DBA
5 6 (5.56%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 6 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 5 (4.63%) Administrator
6 5 (4.63%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
6 5 (4.63%) SC Cleared DBA
7 4 (3.70%) Oracle Consultant
7 4 (3.70%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 3 (2.78%) Applications Support Technician
8 3 (2.78%) C++ Developer
8 3 (2.78%) DV Cleared Project Manager
8 3 (2.78%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.89%) SOAP
1 15 (13.89%) Web Services
2 13 (12.04%) Middleware
3 12 (11.11%) REST
4 6 (5.56%) J2EE
5 3 (2.78%) XML
6 2 (1.85%) EJB
6 2 (1.85%) Java EE
6 2 (1.85%) JSF
6 2 (1.85%) Spring
6 2 (1.85%) WSDL
6 2 (1.85%) XForms
6 2 (1.85%) XSD
6 2 (1.85%) XSL
7 1 (0.93%) .NET
7 1 (0.93%) CSS
7 1 (0.93%) HTML
7 1 (0.93%) Kafka
7 1 (0.93%) OCX
7 1 (0.93%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.63%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.63%) Ergonomics
2 5 (4.63%) Visualisation
3 4 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.78%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (1.85%) Clustering
5 2 (1.85%) iPad
5 2 (1.85%) Replication
5 2 (1.85%) Wiki
6 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.93%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.93%) PKI
6 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.93%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 27 (25.00%) Unix
2 25 (23.15%) Linux
3 7 (6.48%) Solaris
3 7 (6.48%) Windows
4 3 (2.78%) AIX
4 3 (2.78%) CentOS
4 3 (2.78%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.85%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.93%) HPUX
6 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.15%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (12.04%) Enterprise Architecture
3 12 (11.11%) Scrum
4 10 (9.26%) Project Management
5 9 (8.33%) ITIL
6 8 (7.41%) Integration Testing
7 7 (6.48%) Change Management
7 7 (6.48%) DevOps
8 6 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (5.56%) Service Management
8 6 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (4.63%) Migration
9 5 (4.63%) PRINCE2
9 5 (4.63%) Programme Management
9 5 (4.63%) Software Engineering
9 5 (4.63%) Software Testing
9 5 (4.63%) Test Management
10 4 (3.70%) OO
10 4 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 35 (32.41%) Java
2 20 (18.52%) Python
3 18 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 16 (14.81%) SQL
5 8 (7.41%) C++
5 8 (7.41%) Ruby
6 7 (6.48%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.56%) Perl
8 4 (3.70%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.78%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.78%) Scala
10 2 (1.85%) C
10 2 (1.85%) C#
10 2 (1.85%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.85%) XPath
10 2 (1.85%) XQuery
11 1 (0.93%) Korn
11 1 (0.93%) Lua
11 1 (0.93%) PHP
11 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 62 (57.41%) DV Cleared
2 47 (43.52%) SC Cleared
3 17 (15.74%) ISTQB
4 10 (9.26%) CCNP
4 10 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (5.56%) ISEB
6 3 (2.78%) CCIE
6 3 (2.78%) CCNA
6 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.85%) MCSE
8 1 (0.93%) APMP
8 1 (0.93%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (0.93%) Degree
8 1 (0.93%) MCAD
8 1 (0.93%) MCSD
8 1 (0.93%) MCTS
8 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.41%) QA
2 2 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (3.70%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.93%) Firmware
4 1 (0.93%) vSphere
4 1 (0.93%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (3.70%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.85%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.85%) Puppet
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (0.93%) SCCM
4 1 (0.93%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 18 (16.67%) Oracle
2 14 (12.96%) webMethods
3 13 (12.04%) Cisco
4 7 (6.48%) VMware
5 6 (5.56%) HP
5 6 (5.56%) Juniper
6 5 (4.63%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.63%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.70%) Atlassian
7 4 (3.70%) Blue Coat
7 4 (3.70%) Endeca
7 4 (3.70%) F5
7 4 (3.70%) TippingPoint
8 3 (2.78%) IBM
8 3 (2.78%) Rally
9 2 (1.85%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.85%) EMC
9 2 (1.85%) LogRhythm
9 2 (1.85%) SAP
9 2 (1.85%) Sourcefire
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