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 26 July 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
26 Jul 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 68 68 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 53.97% 48.92% 29.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 95.77% 86.08% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 50 18
Median daily rate £380 £411 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.59% +7.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £264 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £478 £614
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.86% +6.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £44.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.95 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+9.54% +59.75%
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
71 79 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 56.35% 56.83% 33.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 61 21
Median daily rate £380 £415 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.43% +25.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £478 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £44.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 64 (57.66%) DV Cleared
2 49 (44.14%) SC Cleared
3 31 (27.93%) Java
4 27 (24.32%) Unix
5 22 (19.82%) Linux
5 22 (19.82%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (16.22%) Firewall
7 17 (15.32%) Cisco
8 16 (14.41%) SQL
9 14 (12.61%) Oracle
9 14 (12.61%) Python
9 14 (12.61%) CCNP
9 14 (12.61%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (12.61%) REST
10 13 (11.71%) DHCP
10 13 (11.71%) SOAP
10 13 (11.71%) Web Services
11 12 (10.81%) Middleware
11 12 (10.81%) webMethods
11 12 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
12 11 (9.91%) C++
13 10 (9.01%) VPN
13 10 (9.01%) Juniper
13 10 (9.01%) ISTQB
13 10 (9.01%) Bash Shell
14 9 (8.11%) Telecoms
14 9 (8.11%) Windows
14 9 (8.11%) Solaris
15 8 (7.21%) Change Management
15 8 (7.21%) Scrum

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 3 (2.70%) Confluence
2 2 (1.80%) Apache Solr
2 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.90%) Apache
3 1 (0.90%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.90%) JBoss
3 1 (0.90%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.70%) MS Office
2 2 (1.80%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.90%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (5.41%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.50%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.22%) Firewall
2 13 (11.71%) DHCP
3 10 (9.01%) VPN
4 7 (6.31%) BGP
4 7 (6.31%) EIGRP
4 7 (6.31%) Network Security
4 7 (6.31%) WAN
5 6 (5.41%) LAN
5 6 (5.41%) MPLS
5 6 (5.41%) VLAN
6 5 (4.50%) HSRP
6 5 (4.50%) IPsec
7 3 (2.70%) DNS
8 2 (1.80%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (1.80%) SAN
8 2 (1.80%) TACACS
8 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.80%) Wireless
8 2 (1.80%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.90%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.21%) Oracle Database
2 6 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (3.60%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.70%) OrientDB
4 3 (2.70%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.80%) Big Data
5 2 (1.80%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.80%) Neo4j
5 2 (1.80%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.90%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.90%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.90%) MySQL
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Selenium
2 5 (4.50%) JIRA
3 4 (3.60%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.60%) LoadRunner
4 3 (2.70%) Ant
4 3 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (2.70%) ClearCase
4 3 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.70%) JUnit
4 3 (2.70%) Maven
5 2 (1.80%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.80%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.80%) JMeter
5 2 (1.80%) Rational Functional Tester
5 2 (1.80%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.90%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (0.90%) EasyMock
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.90%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.31%) Finance
3 3 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.80%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.80%) Electronics
4 2 (1.80%) Marketing
5 1 (0.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (18.02%) Developer
2 12 (10.81%) Network Engineer
3 10 (9.01%) Test Engineer
4 9 (8.11%) Java Developer
5 8 (7.21%) DBA
6 7 (6.31%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 7 (6.31%) SC Cleared DBA
7 6 (5.41%) Analyst
7 6 (5.41%) Architect
8 5 (4.50%) Oracle DBA
8 5 (4.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.60%) Consultant
9 4 (3.60%) Integration Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 4 (3.60%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.60%) Support Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) Test and Integration Engineer
10 3 (2.70%) Administrator
10 3 (2.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.61%) REST
2 13 (11.71%) SOAP
2 13 (11.71%) Web Services
3 12 (10.81%) Middleware
4 6 (5.41%) J2EE
5 2 (1.80%) Java EE
5 2 (1.80%) JSON
5 2 (1.80%) WSDL
5 2 (1.80%) XML
6 1 (0.90%) .NET
6 1 (0.90%) CSS
6 1 (0.90%) EJB
6 1 (0.90%) HTML
6 1 (0.90%) JSF
6 1 (0.90%) Kafka
6 1 (0.90%) OCX
6 1 (0.90%) Spring
6 1 (0.90%) XForms
6 1 (0.90%) XSD
6 1 (0.90%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.50%) Ergonomics
2 5 (4.50%) Visualisation
3 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.60%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.70%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.80%) Clustering
5 2 (1.80%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.80%) PKI
5 2 (1.80%) Replication
5 2 (1.80%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.90%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.90%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (0.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.90%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.90%) iPad
6 1 (0.90%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.90%) VHDL
6 1 (0.90%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (24.32%) Unix
2 22 (19.82%) Linux
3 9 (8.11%) Solaris
3 9 (8.11%) Windows
4 3 (2.70%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.80%) CentOS
5 2 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.80%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.90%) HPUX
6 1 (0.90%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.90%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.82%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (7.21%) Change Management
3 8 (7.21%) Scrum
4 7 (6.31%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (6.31%) ITIL
5 6 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (5.41%) Reverse Engineering
5 6 (5.41%) SDLC
6 5 (4.50%) Automated Testing
6 5 (4.50%) DevOps
6 5 (4.50%) Migration
6 5 (4.50%) Programme Management
6 5 (4.50%) Software Engineering
6 5 (4.50%) Time Management
7 4 (3.60%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (3.60%) Innovation Management
7 4 (3.60%) Mentoring
7 4 (3.60%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (3.60%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (27.93%) Java
2 16 (14.41%) SQL
3 14 (12.61%) Python
4 11 (9.91%) C++
5 10 (9.01%) Bash Shell
6 7 (6.31%) Ruby
7 6 (5.41%) C
7 6 (5.41%) PL/SQL
7 6 (5.41%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.60%) Perl
9 3 (2.70%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.80%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.80%) Scala
11 1 (0.90%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.90%) C#
11 1 (0.90%) Korn
11 1 (0.90%) Lua
11 1 (0.90%) PHP
11 1 (0.90%) VBScript
11 1 (0.90%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 64 (57.66%) DV Cleared
2 49 (44.14%) SC Cleared
3 14 (12.61%) CCNP
3 14 (12.61%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (9.01%) ISTQB
5 6 (5.41%) ISEB
6 4 (3.60%) CCIE
6 4 (3.60%) CEH
6 4 (3.60%) Degree
6 4 (3.60%) Sun Certification
7 3 (2.70%) CCNA
8 2 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.90%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (0.90%) MCAD
9 1 (0.90%) MCITP
9 1 (0.90%) MCSD
9 1 (0.90%) MCSE
9 1 (0.90%) MCTS
9 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.21%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) SLA
3 1 (0.90%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 7 (6.31%) ProxySG
2 4 (3.60%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.60%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.80%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.80%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.90%) Firmware
4 1 (0.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (5.41%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (3.60%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.80%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.80%) SCCM
4 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (0.90%) Puppet
4 1 (0.90%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 17 (15.32%) Cisco
2 14 (12.61%) Oracle
3 12 (10.81%) webMethods
4 10 (9.01%) Juniper
5 7 (6.31%) Blue Coat
5 7 (6.31%) F5
5 7 (6.31%) TippingPoint
6 6 (5.41%) HP
6 6 (5.41%) VMware
7 5 (4.50%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.60%) Endeca
8 4 (3.60%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.70%) Atlassian
9 3 (2.70%) IBM
10 2 (1.80%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.80%) SAP
11 1 (0.90%) BMC
11 1 (0.90%) EMC
11 1 (0.90%) Intel Security
11 1 (0.90%) Remedy
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