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 28 August 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
28 Aug 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 50 62 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 42.37% 46.62% 35.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 89.29% 81.58% 86.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 47 28
Median daily rate £400 £408 £372
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% +9.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £259 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £523 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £44.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.90 £21.37
% change year-on-year
-7.76% +44.62%
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
56 76 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 47.46% 57.14% 40.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 59 32
Median daily rate £388 £408 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.90% +23.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £270 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £493 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £13.00 £44.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+226.92% -70.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 66 (60.00%) DV Cleared
2 46 (41.82%) SC Cleared
3 34 (30.91%) Java
4 29 (26.36%) Unix
5 23 (20.91%) Linux
5 23 (20.91%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (16.36%) Firewall
7 17 (15.45%) Cisco
8 16 (14.55%) SQL
8 16 (14.55%) Oracle
9 15 (13.64%) Python
9 15 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (13.64%) REST
10 13 (11.82%) Cybersecurity
10 13 (11.82%) CCNP
10 13 (11.82%) DHCP
10 13 (11.82%) C++
11 12 (10.91%) Web Services
11 12 (10.91%) Juniper
12 11 (10.00%) SOAP
12 11 (10.00%) Middleware
12 11 (10.00%) webMethods
12 11 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
12 11 (10.00%) ISTQB
13 10 (9.09%) VPN
13 10 (9.09%) Bash Shell
14 9 (8.18%) Solaris
14 9 (8.18%) Windows
14 9 (8.18%) Telecoms
14 9 (8.18%) Finance

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 4 (3.64%) Apache Solr
2 3 (2.73%) Confluence
3 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.91%) Apache
4 1 (0.91%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (2.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (2.73%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.36%) Firewall
2 13 (11.82%) DHCP
3 10 (9.09%) VPN
4 7 (6.36%) Network Security
4 7 (6.36%) WAN
5 6 (5.45%) BGP
5 6 (5.45%) EIGRP
5 6 (5.45%) LAN
5 6 (5.45%) VLAN
6 5 (4.55%) HSRP
6 5 (4.55%) IPsec
6 5 (4.55%) MPLS
7 3 (2.73%) DNS
7 3 (2.73%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.82%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (1.82%) SAN
8 2 (1.82%) TACACS
8 2 (1.82%) Wireless
8 2 (1.82%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.27%) Oracle Database
2 6 (5.45%) MongoDB
2 6 (5.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (4.55%) OrientDB
4 4 (3.64%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.82%) Big Data
5 2 (1.82%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.82%) Neo4j
5 2 (1.82%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.91%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.91%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.91%) MySQL
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 9 (8.18%) Selenium
2 7 (6.36%) JIRA
3 6 (5.45%) JUnit
4 5 (4.55%) Ant
4 5 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (4.55%) ClearCase
4 5 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.55%) JMeter
4 5 (4.55%) Maven
5 4 (3.64%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.64%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.73%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.82%) Rational Functional Tester
8 1 (0.91%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (0.91%) EasyMock
8 1 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.91%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.91%) Subversion
8 1 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.91%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (8.18%) Finance
1 9 (8.18%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.73%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.82%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.82%) Electronics
3 2 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (15.45%) Developer
2 13 (11.82%) Network Engineer
3 11 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 9 (8.18%) Java Developer
5 8 (7.27%) DBA
6 7 (6.36%) SC Cleared DBA
7 6 (5.45%) Consultant
7 6 (5.45%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 6 (5.45%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Analyst
8 5 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
8 5 (4.55%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) Architect
9 4 (3.64%) Integration Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 4 (3.64%) Support Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Test and Integration Engineer
10 3 (2.73%) Project Manager
10 3 (2.73%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.73%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.64%) REST
2 12 (10.91%) Web Services
3 11 (10.00%) Middleware
3 11 (10.00%) SOAP
4 7 (6.36%) J2EE
5 4 (3.64%) JSON
6 3 (2.73%) Java EE
7 2 (1.82%) WSDL
8 1 (0.91%) EJB
8 1 (0.91%) JSF
8 1 (0.91%) Kafka
8 1 (0.91%) OCX
8 1 (0.91%) OpenCL
8 1 (0.91%) RESTful
8 1 (0.91%) Spring
8 1 (0.91%) Swing
8 1 (0.91%) SWT
8 1 (0.91%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.64%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.64%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (3.64%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.64%) Ergonomics
2 4 (3.64%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.82%) Clustering
4 2 (1.82%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.82%) PKI
4 2 (1.82%) Replication
5 1 (0.91%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.91%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (0.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.91%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.91%) VHDL
5 1 (0.91%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (26.36%) Unix
2 23 (20.91%) Linux
3 9 (8.18%) Solaris
3 9 (8.18%) Windows
4 3 (2.73%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.73%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.82%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.91%) CentOS
6 1 (0.91%) HPUX
6 1 (0.91%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.91%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (11.82%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (7.27%) Automated Testing
4 8 (7.27%) Change Management
4 8 (7.27%) ITIL
5 6 (5.45%) Software Engineering
6 5 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (4.55%) Reverse Engineering
6 5 (4.55%) Scrum
6 5 (4.55%) SDLC
6 5 (4.55%) Test Scripting
6 5 (4.55%) Time Management
7 4 (3.64%) Innovation Management
7 4 (3.64%) Issue Tracking
7 4 (3.64%) Mentoring
7 4 (3.64%) TDD
7 4 (3.64%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (30.91%) Java
2 16 (14.55%) SQL
3 15 (13.64%) Python
4 13 (11.82%) C++
5 10 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 9 (8.18%) Ruby
7 8 (7.27%) Shell Script
8 6 (5.45%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.55%) C
9 5 (4.55%) Perl
10 2 (1.82%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.82%) Scala
11 1 (0.91%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.91%) Korn
11 1 (0.91%) Lua
11 1 (0.91%) PHP
11 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 66 (60.00%) DV Cleared
2 46 (41.82%) SC Cleared
3 15 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (11.82%) CCNP
5 11 (10.00%) ISTQB
6 7 (6.36%) ISEB
7 4 (3.64%) CCIE
7 4 (3.64%) CCNA
7 4 (3.64%) CEH
7 4 (3.64%) Degree
7 4 (3.64%) Sun Certification
8 2 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.91%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) NEBOSH
2 1 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.36%) ProxySG
2 4 (3.64%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (2.73%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.82%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.82%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.91%) Firmware
5 1 (0.91%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (5.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (3.64%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (2.73%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.73%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (2.73%) SCCM
4 2 (1.82%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.91%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 17 (15.45%) Cisco
2 16 (14.55%) Oracle
3 12 (10.91%) Juniper
4 11 (10.00%) webMethods
5 7 (6.36%) Blue Coat
5 7 (6.36%) F5
5 7 (6.36%) TippingPoint
6 6 (5.45%) HP
7 5 (4.55%) VMware
8 4 (3.64%) Endeca
8 4 (3.64%) Intel Security
8 4 (3.64%) Microsoft
9 3 (2.73%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.82%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.82%) IBM
10 2 (1.82%) SAP
11 1 (0.91%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.91%) NetApp
11 1 (0.91%) OpenText
11 1 (0.91%) Veritas
Cheltenham
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £40 - £46 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Spectrum IT
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 27 days ago