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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 71 20 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 47.97% 25.97% 48.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 86.59% 62.50% 84.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 6 17
Average daily rate
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£483 £367 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.71% +12.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £200 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £614 £433 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £356 £365
% change year-on-year
+10.95% -2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 13
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.19 £18.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+84.38% -36.84%
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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
82 32 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 55.41% 41.56% 57.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 12 19
Average daily rate £478 £304 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.23% -6.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £243 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £425 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 18
Average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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.

1 117 (89.31%) DV Cleared
2 50 (38.17%) Python
3 45 (34.35%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (32.82%) Perl
4 43 (32.82%) OO
5 39 (29.77%) Release Management
6 38 (29.01%) Bash Shell
7 37 (28.24%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (28.24%) Subversion
7 37 (28.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 37 (28.24%) ClearCase
8 33 (25.19%) Ruby
9 32 (24.43%) Java
9 32 (24.43%) C++
10 30 (22.90%) UNIX
11 25 (19.08%) Maven
12 24 (18.32%) JavaScript
13 23 (17.56%) Linux
13 23 (17.56%) LAN
13 23 (17.56%) WAN
14 22 (16.79%) Ant
14 22 (16.79%) Apache Ivy
15 20 (15.27%) Git (software)
16 19 (14.50%) SQL
16 19 (14.50%) OOD
17 18 (13.74%) Firewall
17 18 (13.74%) Scrum
18 17 (12.98%) Lua
18 17 (12.98%) PHP
18 17 (12.98%) PL/SQL

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 4 (3.05%) CMS
1 4 (3.05%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.76%) ArcGIS
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.76%) MS Project Server
2 1 (0.76%) Eucalyptus
2 1 (0.76%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (2.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.53%) MS Project
2 2 (1.53%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.56%) LAN
1 23 (17.56%) WAN
2 18 (13.74%) Firewall
3 10 (7.63%) TCP/IP
4 7 (5.34%) BGP
5 6 (4.58%) 3G
5 6 (4.58%) IPsec
5 6 (4.58%) 2G
5 6 (4.58%) 2.5G
5 6 (4.58%) VPN
5 6 (4.58%) DNS
5 6 (4.58%) SSL
5 6 (4.58%) SDH
5 6 (4.58%) Wireshark
5 6 (4.58%) OSPF
5 6 (4.58%) 4G
6 4 (3.05%) Network Security
6 4 (3.05%) VoIP
7 2 (1.53%) DHCP
7 2 (1.53%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.11%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (5.34%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.82%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (3.82%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (2.29%) MySQL
4 3 (2.29%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.29%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 37 (28.24%) ClearCase
1 37 (28.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 37 (28.24%) Subversion
2 25 (19.08%) Maven
3 22 (16.79%) Apache Ivy
3 22 (16.79%) Ant
4 20 (15.27%) Git (software)
5 8 (6.11%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.82%) Eclipse
7 4 (3.05%) LoadRunner
7 4 (3.05%) Rational Functional Tester
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.76%) WinRunner
8 1 (0.76%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (7.63%) Finance
2 5 (3.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.53%) Law
3 2 (1.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (39.69%) Developer
2 25 (19.08%) Java Developer
3 20 (15.27%) C++ Developer
4 13 (9.92%) Architect
5 11 (8.40%) Senior Developer
6 10 (7.63%) Consultant
7 8 (6.11%) Network Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) Project Manager
8 7 (5.34%) Analyst
8 7 (5.34%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (4.58%) Security Architect
10 5 (3.82%) Test Analyst
10 5 (3.82%) Oracle Developer
10 5 (3.82%) Team Leader
11 4 (3.05%) Senior Oracle Developer
11 4 (3.05%) Business Consultant
11 4 (3.05%) Network Architect
11 4 (3.05%) OBIEE Developer
12 3 (2.29%) Senior Test Analyst
12 3 (2.29%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.87%) J2EE
2 6 (4.58%) Spring
2 6 (4.58%) STL
3 5 (3.82%) Apache Camel
4 4 (3.05%) RESTful
5 1 (0.76%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.76%) Java EE
5 1 (0.76%) jQuery
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.76%) MFC
5 1 (0.76%) CSS
5 1 (0.76%) HTML
5 1 (0.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.63%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.11%) Client/Server
3 6 (4.58%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.05%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.53%) Clustering
6 2 (1.53%) PKI
7 1 (0.76%) PDA
7 1 (0.76%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.76%) GIS
7 1 (0.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (22.90%) UNIX
2 23 (17.56%) Linux
3 17 (12.98%) Windows
4 4 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.29%) CentOS
6 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.53%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (1.53%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.53%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.76%) VMS
7 1 (0.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (34.35%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (32.82%) OO
3 39 (29.77%) Release Management
4 37 (28.24%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (14.50%) OOD
6 18 (13.74%) Scrum
7 11 (8.40%) PRINCE2
7 11 (8.40%) Test Scripting
8 8 (6.11%) Unit Testing
8 8 (6.11%) User Stories
9 7 (5.34%) Mentoring
9 7 (5.34%) Security Architecture
9 7 (5.34%) ITIL
9 7 (5.34%) Configuration Management
10 6 (4.58%) Information Security
10 6 (4.58%) Automated Testing
10 6 (4.58%) Software Testing
10 6 (4.58%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (3.82%) Cyber Security
11 5 (3.82%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 50 (38.17%) Python
2 43 (32.82%) Perl
3 38 (29.01%) Bash Shell
4 33 (25.19%) Ruby
5 32 (24.43%) C++
5 32 (24.43%) Java
6 24 (18.32%) JavaScript
7 19 (14.50%) SQL
8 17 (12.98%) PHP
8 17 (12.98%) PL/SQL
8 17 (12.98%) Lua
9 3 (2.29%) C#
10 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.76%) C
11 1 (0.76%) VB
11 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 117 (89.31%) DV Cleared
2 13 (9.92%) SC Cleared
2 13 (9.92%) Sun Certification
3 9 (6.87%) OCPJP
4 7 (5.34%) CISSP
5 5 (3.82%) CISM
6 4 (3.05%) ISEB
6 4 (3.05%) ISTQB
6 4 (3.05%) Degree
6 4 (3.05%) VCP4
7 3 (2.29%) BC Cleared
8 2 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.53%) PMP
8 2 (1.53%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.53%) CCNP
9 1 (0.76%) CCNA
9 1 (0.76%) MCSE
9 1 (0.76%) MCSA
9 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (3.82%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.29%) vCloud
3 2 (1.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.76%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.29%) Puppet
1 3 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.76%) Netcool
3 1 (0.76%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.76%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 13 (9.92%) Sun
2 11 (8.40%) Oracle
2 11 (8.40%) Cisco
3 6 (4.58%) Citrix
4 5 (3.82%) McAfee
5 4 (3.05%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.29%) VMware
7 2 (1.53%) Veritas
7 2 (1.53%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.53%) HP
7 2 (1.53%) Juniper
7 2 (1.53%) Informatica
8 1 (0.76%) NetApp
8 1 (0.76%) Primavera
8 1 (0.76%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.76%) ProCurve
8 1 (0.76%) F5
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