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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 1 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 63 40 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 46.32% 36.36% 16.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 85.14% 86.96% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 33 7
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£408 £365 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.79% +17.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £261 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £564 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £367
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £44.10 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.52% +3.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.90 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.60% +25.00%
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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
74 46 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 54.41% 41.82% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 37 12
Average daily rate £408 £325 £312
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.38% +4.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £253 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £44.10 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.52% +3.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 88 (69.84%) DV Cleared
2 38 (30.16%) UNIX
3 33 (26.19%) SC Cleared
3 33 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (24.60%) Python
5 27 (21.43%) Java
5 27 (21.43%) Perl
6 21 (16.67%) OO
6 21 (16.67%) Bash Shell
7 20 (15.87%) Performance Tuning
7 20 (15.87%) Linux
7 20 (15.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 20 (15.87%) ClearCase
7 20 (15.87%) TCP/IP
7 20 (15.87%) Subversion
7 20 (15.87%) Ruby
8 18 (14.29%) LAN
8 18 (14.29%) WAN
9 17 (13.49%) C++
10 16 (12.70%) DNS
11 15 (11.90%) Windows
11 15 (11.90%) Release Management
12 14 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (11.11%) Scrum
12 14 (11.11%) SQL
12 14 (11.11%) Oracle
12 14 (11.11%) Oracle Database
13 13 (10.32%) Apache Ivy
13 13 (10.32%) Ant
13 13 (10.32%) DHCP

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 1 (0.79%) Apache
1 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.79%) CMS
1 1 (0.79%) Drupal
1 1 (0.79%) Eucalyptus
1 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
1 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.97%) MS Project
2 5 (3.97%) MS Office
3 4 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.38%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (3.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.87%) TCP/IP
2 18 (14.29%) WAN
2 18 (14.29%) LAN
3 16 (12.70%) DNS
4 13 (10.32%) DHCP
5 11 (8.73%) Firewall
6 7 (5.56%) 2G
6 7 (5.56%) 2.5G
6 7 (5.56%) Wireshark
6 7 (5.56%) SDH
6 7 (5.56%) 3G
7 6 (4.76%) 4G
8 5 (3.97%) BGP
8 5 (3.97%) VPN
9 4 (3.17%) MPLS
9 4 (3.17%) SSL
10 3 (2.38%) OSPF
10 3 (2.38%) IPsec
10 3 (2.38%) Network Security
11 2 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 9 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (6.35%) Oracle9i Database
3 8 (6.35%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (4.76%) MySQL
5 4 (3.17%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.59%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.79%) Impala
7 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.79%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 20 (15.87%) Subversion
1 20 (15.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 20 (15.87%) ClearCase
2 13 (10.32%) Maven
2 13 (10.32%) Ant
2 13 (10.32%) Apache Ivy
3 8 (6.35%) Oracle APEX
3 8 (6.35%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.56%) LoadRunner
4 7 (5.56%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (0.79%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (3.97%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.17%) Finance
3 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.79%) Legal
3 1 (0.79%) Publishing
3 1 (0.79%) Military
3 1 (0.79%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 36 (28.57%) Developer
2 15 (11.90%) Java Developer
3 13 (10.32%) Analyst
4 11 (8.73%) Project Manager
5 10 (7.94%) C++ Developer
6 9 (7.14%) Administrator
6 9 (7.14%) Architect
6 9 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.35%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (5.56%) Test Analyst
8 7 (5.56%) DBA
9 6 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
10 5 (3.97%) Oracle Developer
10 5 (3.97%) Network Engineer
10 5 (3.97%) Consultant
11 4 (3.17%) Author
11 4 (3.17%) Transition Manager
11 4 (3.17%) Lead Test Analyst
11 4 (3.17%) Python Developer
11 4 (3.17%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.35%) J2EE
2 7 (5.56%) STL
3 6 (4.76%) Middleware
4 5 (3.97%) Web Services
4 5 (3.97%) SOAP
4 5 (3.97%) REST
5 4 (3.17%) Django
5 4 (3.17%) HTML
5 4 (3.17%) CSS
5 4 (3.17%) XML
6 2 (1.59%) Java EE
7 1 (0.79%) GraphX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 7 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.97%) Replication
3 5 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.38%) Clustering
5 3 (2.38%) Derivative
6 1 (0.79%) Blog
6 1 (0.79%) RMADS
6 1 (0.79%) Social Media
6 1 (0.79%) PKI
6 1 (0.79%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (30.16%) UNIX
2 20 (15.87%) Linux
3 15 (11.90%) Windows
4 6 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.38%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.79%) HPUX
6 1 (0.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (16.67%) OO
3 20 (15.87%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (11.90%) Release Management
5 14 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (11.11%) Scrum
6 10 (7.94%) ITIL
7 9 (7.14%) OOD
8 8 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (6.35%) Functional Testing
9 7 (5.56%) Software Testing
9 7 (5.56%) Test Management
10 6 (4.76%) User Stories
10 6 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (3.97%) Test Scripting
11 5 (3.97%) Unit Testing
11 5 (3.97%) PRINCE2
11 5 (3.97%) Enterprise Architecture
12 4 (3.17%) Information Security
12 4 (3.17%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (24.60%) Python
2 27 (21.43%) Perl
2 27 (21.43%) Java
3 21 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 20 (15.87%) Ruby
5 17 (13.49%) C++
6 14 (11.11%) SQL
7 12 (9.52%) Lua
7 12 (9.52%) JavaScript
7 12 (9.52%) PHP
8 11 (8.73%) PL/SQL
8 11 (8.73%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.17%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 88 (69.84%) DV Cleared
2 33 (26.19%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.94%) Sun Certification
4 6 (4.76%) OCPJP
5 5 (3.97%) ISEB
5 5 (3.97%) ISTQB
6 4 (3.17%) CISSP
6 4 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.17%) CCNA
7 3 (2.38%) MCTS
7 3 (2.38%) MCITP
7 3 (2.38%) CCNP
7 3 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.59%) CISM
9 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.79%) CEH
9 1 (0.79%) CISMP
9 1 (0.79%) MCSE
9 1 (0.79%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.59%) QA
2 2 (1.59%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.79%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 7 (5.56%) vSphere
2 5 (3.97%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.17%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.17%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.38%) Firmware
5 1 (0.79%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.79%) HDFS
5 1 (0.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (6.35%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (2.38%) SCCM
3 1 (0.79%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.79%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.79%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 14 (11.11%) Oracle
2 12 (9.52%) Cisco
3 10 (7.94%) Sun
4 8 (6.35%) CA
4 8 (6.35%) VMware
5 7 (5.56%) HP
5 7 (5.56%) Citrix
6 5 (3.97%) Juniper
6 5 (3.97%) Informatica
6 5 (3.97%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.97%) webMethods
6 5 (3.97%) McAfee
6 5 (3.97%) TOWER Software
7 4 (3.17%) Sourcefire
7 4 (3.17%) Infoblox
7 4 (3.17%) LogRhythm
8 3 (2.38%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.59%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.79%) F5
10 1 (0.79%) NetApp
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