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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 1 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 88 13 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 56.77% 21.67% 51.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 86.27% 72.22% 86.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 3 14
Average daily rate
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£478 £440 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.63% +39.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £348 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £528 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 9
Average hourly rate £96.25 £20.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+381.25% -46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £15.25 £28.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £151.25 £30.50 £39.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £31.92
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -43.60%
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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
102 18 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 65.81% 30.00% 59.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 4 16
Average daily rate £478 £440 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.63% +39.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £550 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 12
Average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £14.88 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £115.40 £30.50 £39.46
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 112 (84.85%) DV Cleared
2 44 (33.33%) Python
3 39 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (28.79%) Perl
5 37 (28.03%) OO
6 34 (25.76%) Release Management
7 33 (25.00%) ClearCase
7 33 (25.00%) Bash Shell
8 32 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (23.48%) Subversion
9 31 (23.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 30 (22.73%) C++
11 29 (21.97%) Java
12 28 (21.21%) Ruby
13 24 (18.18%) UNIX
13 24 (18.18%) LAN
13 24 (18.18%) WAN
14 21 (15.91%) Maven
15 20 (15.15%) SQL
16 19 (14.39%) JavaScript
17 18 (13.64%) SC Cleared
17 18 (13.64%) Git (software)
17 18 (13.64%) PL/SQL
17 18 (13.64%) Windows
17 18 (13.64%) Linux
17 18 (13.64%) Ant
17 18 (13.64%) Firewall
17 18 (13.64%) Apache Ivy
18 16 (12.12%) Cisco
19 15 (11.36%) OOD

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.03%) OpenStack
2 3 (2.27%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.76%) Eucalyptus
3 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.76%) CMS
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (3.79%) MS Project
2 4 (3.03%) MS Office
2 4 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.03%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (18.18%) LAN
1 24 (18.18%) WAN
2 18 (13.64%) Firewall
3 10 (7.58%) BGP
3 10 (7.58%) VPN
4 9 (6.82%) SSL
5 7 (5.30%) TCP/IP
6 6 (4.55%) IPsec
6 6 (4.55%) OSPF
7 5 (3.79%) MPLS
7 5 (3.79%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (3.03%) VLAN
8 4 (3.03%) EIGRP
8 4 (3.03%) DNS
9 3 (2.27%) 4G
9 3 (2.27%) DHCP
9 3 (2.27%) SDH
9 3 (2.27%) 3G
9 3 (2.27%) 2G
9 3 (2.27%) 2.5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.58%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.79%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (3.79%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (2.27%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.76%) Big Data
6 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 33 (25.00%) ClearCase
2 31 (23.48%) Subversion
2 31 (23.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 21 (15.91%) Maven
4 18 (13.64%) Git (software)
4 18 (13.64%) Ant
4 18 (13.64%) Apache Ivy
5 8 (6.06%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.79%) Eclipse
6 5 (3.79%) LoadRunner
6 5 (3.79%) Rational Functional Tester
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.76%) WinRunner
7 1 (0.76%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
General
1 13 (9.85%) Finance
2 8 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.52%) Law
3 2 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (36.36%) Developer
2 22 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 19 (14.39%) C++ Developer
4 15 (11.36%) Architect
5 11 (8.33%) Consultant
5 11 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 10 (7.58%) Project Manager
7 9 (6.82%) Analyst
8 7 (5.30%) Team Leader
8 7 (5.30%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (4.55%) Security Architect
9 6 (4.55%) Test Analyst
10 5 (3.79%) Oracle Developer
10 5 (3.79%) Network Team Leader
11 4 (3.03%) Senior Oracle Developer
11 4 (3.03%) Network Architect
11 4 (3.03%) Business Consultant
11 4 (3.03%) Oracle Consultant
11 4 (3.03%) OBIEE Developer
12 3 (2.27%) Operations Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.06%) J2EE
2 7 (5.30%) Spring
3 5 (3.79%) Apache Camel
4 4 (3.03%) RESTful
5 3 (2.27%) STL
6 2 (1.52%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.52%) jQuery
7 1 (0.76%) HTML
7 1 (0.76%) MFC
7 1 (0.76%) .NET
7 1 (0.76%) Struts
7 1 (0.76%) CSS
7 1 (0.76%) Middleware
7 1 (0.76%) Java EE
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.30%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.79%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.76%) PKI
5 1 (0.76%) PDA
5 1 (0.76%) Replication
5 1 (0.76%) Clustering
5 1 (0.76%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.18%) UNIX
2 18 (13.64%) Windows
2 18 (13.64%) Linux
3 6 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (2.27%) CentOS
5 3 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.52%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.52%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (28.03%) OO
3 34 (25.76%) Release Management
4 32 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (11.36%) OOD
6 13 (9.85%) Scrum
7 12 (9.09%) ITIL
7 12 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 10 (7.58%) Unit Testing
8 10 (7.58%) Mentoring
9 9 (6.82%) Configuration Management
9 9 (6.82%) Project Management
10 7 (5.30%) Security Architecture
10 7 (5.30%) Test Scripting
10 7 (5.30%) Software Testing
11 6 (4.55%) Automated Testing
11 6 (4.55%) Information Security
11 6 (4.55%) Project Planning
11 6 (4.55%) Problem Management
11 6 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 44 (33.33%) Python
2 38 (28.79%) Perl
3 33 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 30 (22.73%) C++
5 29 (21.97%) Java
6 28 (21.21%) Ruby
7 20 (15.15%) SQL
8 19 (14.39%) JavaScript
9 18 (13.64%) PL/SQL
10 13 (9.85%) PHP
10 13 (9.85%) Lua
11 3 (2.27%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.52%) C#
13 1 (0.76%) C
13 1 (0.76%) VB
13 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 112 (84.85%) DV Cleared
2 18 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.82%) Sun Certification
4 6 (4.55%) CCNP
4 6 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.79%) CISSP
5 5 (3.79%) ISEB
5 5 (3.79%) CISM
5 5 (3.79%) ISTQB
5 5 (3.79%) OCPJP
6 3 (2.27%) BC Cleared
7 2 (1.52%) Degree
7 2 (1.52%) PMP
7 2 (1.52%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.76%) APMP
8 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.76%) CCNA
8 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.76%) MCSE
8 1 (0.76%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.79%) PCI DSS
1 5 (3.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (5.30%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.27%) vCloud
2 3 (2.27%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.52%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.52%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.27%) Puppet
2 3 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.52%) SCCM
3 2 (1.52%) SCOM
3 2 (1.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.76%) Netcool
Vendors
1 16 (12.12%) Cisco
2 11 (8.33%) Oracle
3 9 (6.82%) Sun
4 8 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.55%) Juniper
5 6 (4.55%) Citrix
6 4 (3.03%) Blue Coat
6 4 (3.03%) VMware
6 4 (3.03%) HP
6 4 (3.03%) F5
7 3 (2.27%) Primavera
7 3 (2.27%) McAfee
7 3 (2.27%) Informatica
8 2 (1.52%) Altiris
9 1 (0.76%) Sophos
9 1 (0.76%) webMethods
9 1 (0.76%) NetApp
9 1 (0.76%) Veritas
9 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.76%) ProCurve
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £20 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £20 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Rate: flexible
Posted: 8 days ago