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 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 60 39 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 42.25% 35.45% 24.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 88.24% 86.67% 70.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 17 9
Average daily rate
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£458 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £283 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £740 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £48.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £21.56 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+57.69% -18.64%
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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
68 45 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 47.89% 40.91% 34.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 22 14
Average daily rate £458 £425 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.76% +11.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £288 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Average hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £48.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -17.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.73%

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 5 May 2015.

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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.

1 124 (91.18%) DV Cleared
2 48 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (34.56%) Python
4 40 (29.41%) Perl
5 37 (27.21%) OO
6 35 (25.74%) ClearCase
6 35 (25.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 35 (25.74%) Subversion
6 35 (25.74%) Bash Shell
7 34 (25.00%) Ruby
7 34 (25.00%) UNIX
8 31 (22.79%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (22.06%) Release Management
10 29 (21.32%) Java
11 27 (19.85%) C++
12 24 (17.65%) WAN
12 24 (17.65%) LAN
13 23 (16.91%) OOD
14 22 (16.18%) Firewall
15 21 (15.44%) Scrum
15 21 (15.44%) Linux
15 21 (15.44%) Maven
16 19 (13.97%) Git (software)
17 18 (13.24%) JavaScript
17 18 (13.24%) Ant
17 18 (13.24%) Apache Ivy
18 16 (11.76%) Lua
18 16 (11.76%) PHP
19 15 (11.03%) SQL
20 14 (10.29%) Management Information System

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 6 (4.41%) CMS
2 4 (2.94%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.47%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.74%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.74%) Eucalyptus
4 1 (0.74%) Lync
4 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.74%) MS Project
1 1 (0.74%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.74%) Acrobat
1 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.65%) LAN
1 24 (17.65%) WAN
2 22 (16.18%) Firewall
3 12 (8.82%) TCP/IP
4 10 (7.35%) SDH
4 10 (7.35%) 3G
4 10 (7.35%) 2G
4 10 (7.35%) 2.5G
4 10 (7.35%) Wireshark
5 9 (6.62%) 4G
6 8 (5.88%) VPN
7 7 (5.15%) SSL
7 7 (5.15%) OSPF
7 7 (5.15%) BGP
7 7 (5.15%) IPsec
8 6 (4.41%) Network Security
8 6 (4.41%) DNS
8 6 (4.41%) VoIP
9 1 (0.74%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.74%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.62%) MySQL
2 8 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 7 (5.15%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (4.41%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (4.41%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (3.68%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.21%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.21%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (25.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 35 (25.74%) ClearCase
1 35 (25.74%) Subversion
2 21 (15.44%) Maven
3 19 (13.97%) Git (software)
4 18 (13.24%) Apache Ivy
4 18 (13.24%) Ant
5 6 (4.41%) LoadRunner
5 6 (4.41%) Rational Functional Tester
6 4 (2.94%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.47%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.74%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.74%) WinRunner
8 1 (0.74%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.74%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 11 (8.09%) Finance
2 5 (3.68%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.74%) Law
3 1 (0.74%) Legal
3 1 (0.74%) Publishing
3 1 (0.74%) Military
Job Titles
1 47 (34.56%) Developer
2 20 (14.71%) Java Developer
3 19 (13.97%) Architect
4 18 (13.24%) C++ Developer
5 14 (10.29%) Senior Developer
6 10 (7.35%) Consultant
6 10 (7.35%) Network Engineer
6 10 (7.35%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (5.88%) Security Architect
7 8 (5.88%) Project Manager
8 6 (4.41%) Analyst
8 6 (4.41%) Oracle Developer
9 5 (3.68%) Test Analyst
9 5 (3.68%) Network Architect
10 4 (2.94%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 4 (2.94%) Security Engineer
10 4 (2.94%) Business Consultant
10 4 (2.94%) Team Leader
10 4 (2.94%) Technical Team Leader
10 4 (2.94%) OBIEE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.82%) J2EE
2 10 (7.35%) STL
3 4 (2.94%) Web Services
4 3 (2.21%) Middleware
4 3 (2.21%) Django
4 3 (2.21%) RESTful
5 2 (1.47%) REST
5 2 (1.47%) Java EE
5 2 (1.47%) SOAP
6 1 (0.74%) HTML
6 1 (0.74%) CSS
6 1 (0.74%) Spring
6 1 (0.74%) XML
6 1 (0.74%) Apache Camel
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.29%) Management Information System
2 10 (7.35%) Client/Server
2 10 (7.35%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.47%) Clustering
6 1 (0.74%) PKI
6 1 (0.74%) PDA
6 1 (0.74%) Derivative
6 1 (0.74%) GIS
6 1 (0.74%) Replication
6 1 (0.74%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.74%) Open Source
6 1 (0.74%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.74%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.00%) UNIX
2 21 (15.44%) Linux
3 13 (9.56%) Windows
4 5 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.21%) CentOS
6 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.74%) AIX
6 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.74%) VMS
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (27.21%) OO
3 31 (22.79%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (22.06%) Release Management
5 23 (16.91%) OOD
6 21 (15.44%) Scrum
7 12 (8.82%) Security Architecture
8 11 (8.09%) PRINCE2
9 10 (7.35%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (7.35%) Information Security
10 8 (5.88%) Mentoring
10 8 (5.88%) Test Scripting
10 8 (5.88%) Functional Testing
10 8 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (5.88%) Configuration Management
11 7 (5.15%) ITIL
11 7 (5.15%) Security Management
11 7 (5.15%) Software Testing
11 7 (5.15%) Data Protection
11 7 (5.15%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 47 (34.56%) Python
2 40 (29.41%) Perl
3 35 (25.74%) Bash Shell
4 34 (25.00%) Ruby
5 29 (21.32%) Java
6 27 (19.85%) C++
7 18 (13.24%) JavaScript
8 16 (11.76%) PHP
8 16 (11.76%) Lua
9 15 (11.03%) SQL
10 13 (9.56%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.21%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.47%) C#
13 1 (0.74%) C
Qualifications
1 124 (91.18%) DV Cleared
2 11 (8.09%) SC Cleared
2 11 (8.09%) CISSP
2 11 (8.09%) Sun Certification
3 9 (6.62%) OCPJP
4 7 (5.15%) CISM
5 5 (3.68%) Degree
6 4 (2.94%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.94%) ISEB
7 3 (2.21%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.74%) APMP
8 1 (0.74%) CCIA
8 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.74%) CCA
8 1 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.74%) CCEA
8 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.74%) MCSE
8 1 (0.74%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.15%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.74%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (2.21%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.21%) vCloud
2 2 (1.47%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.74%) XenApp
3 1 (0.74%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.21%) Puppet
1 3 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.74%) Netcool
2 1 (0.74%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.74%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (8.09%) Sun
2 10 (7.35%) Oracle
3 9 (6.62%) Cisco
4 8 (5.88%) Citrix
5 7 (5.15%) McAfee
6 4 (2.94%) Informatica
7 2 (1.47%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.47%) VMware
7 2 (1.47%) Veritas
7 2 (1.47%) webMethods
8 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.74%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.74%) ProCurve
8 1 (0.74%) F5
8 1 (0.74%) HP
8 1 (0.74%) NetApp
8 1 (0.74%) Juniper
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