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 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 57 10 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 50.00% 20.00% 48.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 81.43% 76.92% 86.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 3 7
Average daily rate
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£450 £440 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £348 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £528 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £96.25 £30.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+215.57% -21.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -43.54%
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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
70 13 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 61.40% 26.00% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 3 9
Average daily rate £450 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -17.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.35 £23.40 £29.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £42.50 £38.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.39%

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 31 October 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 61 (65.59%) DV Cleared
2 26 (27.96%) SC Cleared
3 25 (26.88%) Python
4 23 (24.73%) Java
5 22 (23.66%) Perl
5 22 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (21.51%) Release Management
6 20 (21.51%) OO
7 19 (20.43%) ClearCase
8 16 (17.20%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (17.20%) Bash Shell
9 15 (16.13%) Subversion
9 15 (16.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 15 (16.13%) C++
10 14 (15.05%) JavaScript
11 13 (13.98%) UNIX
11 13 (13.98%) LAN
11 13 (13.98%) WAN
12 12 (12.90%) Windows
12 12 (12.90%) Oracle
12 12 (12.90%) Ant
12 12 (12.90%) Maven
12 12 (12.90%) Ruby
12 12 (12.90%) Apache Ivy
13 11 (11.83%) SQL
14 10 (10.75%) ITIL
14 10 (10.75%) Cisco
15 9 (9.68%) Finance
15 9 (9.68%) Unit Testing
16 8 (8.60%) Lua

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 3 (3.23%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (4.30%) MS Project
1 4 (4.30%) MS Office
1 4 (4.30%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.23%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.08%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (5.38%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.98%) LAN
1 13 (13.98%) WAN
2 7 (7.53%) MPLS
2 7 (7.53%) Firewall
2 7 (7.53%) Cisco PIX
3 6 (6.45%) VPN
4 5 (5.38%) VLAN
4 5 (5.38%) BGP
4 5 (5.38%) EIGRP
5 4 (4.30%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.30%) SSL
5 4 (4.30%) BIG-IP
6 3 (3.23%) DNS
6 3 (3.23%) DHCP
7 2 (2.15%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (2.15%) Network Security
8 1 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.08%) tcpdump
8 1 (1.08%) ATM
8 1 (1.08%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.60%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (20.43%) ClearCase
2 15 (16.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 15 (16.13%) Subversion
3 12 (12.90%) Maven
3 12 (12.90%) Ant
3 12 (12.90%) Apache Ivy
4 7 (7.53%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.30%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.30%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.23%) LoadRunner
6 3 (3.23%) Rational Functional Tester
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (9.68%) Finance
2 6 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.08%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.08%) Law
3 1 (1.08%) Legal
3 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (34.41%) Developer
2 17 (18.28%) Java Developer
3 8 (8.60%) Analyst
4 7 (7.53%) C++ Developer
5 6 (6.45%) Project Manager
5 6 (6.45%) Consultant
6 5 (5.38%) Test Analyst
6 5 (5.38%) Team Leader
6 5 (5.38%) Network Team Leader
7 4 (4.30%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (3.23%) Senior Test Analyst
8 3 (3.23%) Network Supervisor
8 3 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Administrator
8 3 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.23%) Operations Team Leader
8 3 (3.23%) Network Operations Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.45%) J2EE
1 6 (6.45%) Spring
2 4 (4.30%) Apache Camel
3 2 (2.15%) Hibernate
3 2 (2.15%) jQuery
4 1 (1.08%) RESTful
4 1 (1.08%) HTML
4 1 (1.08%) .NET
4 1 (1.08%) CSS
4 1 (1.08%) Struts
4 1 (1.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.15%) Cryptography
1 2 (2.15%) Economics
1 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.08%) PKI
2 1 (1.08%) Open Source
2 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.98%) UNIX
2 12 (12.90%) Windows
3 7 (7.53%) Linux
4 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (21.51%) OO
2 20 (21.51%) Release Management
3 16 (17.20%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (10.75%) ITIL
5 9 (9.68%) Unit Testing
6 7 (7.53%) Problem Management
6 7 (7.53%) Project Management
6 7 (7.53%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (6.45%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.38%) Scrum
8 5 (5.38%) Test Scripting
8 5 (5.38%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.38%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.38%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.30%) User Stories
9 4 (4.30%) ETL
9 4 (4.30%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.30%) Software Testing
10 3 (3.23%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.88%) Python
2 23 (24.73%) Java
3 22 (23.66%) Perl
4 16 (17.20%) Bash Shell
5 15 (16.13%) C++
6 14 (15.05%) JavaScript
7 12 (12.90%) Ruby
8 11 (11.83%) SQL
9 8 (8.60%) Lua
9 8 (8.60%) PHP
9 8 (8.60%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.23%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.15%) C
12 1 (1.08%) C#
12 1 (1.08%) VBScript
12 1 (1.08%) VB
12 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 61 (65.59%) DV Cleared
2 26 (27.96%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.53%) CCNP
3 7 (7.53%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (7.53%) Sun Certification
4 3 (3.23%) OCPJP
4 3 (3.23%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.23%) ISEB
5 1 (1.08%) CCNA
5 1 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.08%) CAPM
5 1 (1.08%) Degree
5 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.08%) PMP
5 1 (1.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (7.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.30%) ProxySG
3 2 (2.15%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.08%) XenApp
4 1 (1.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) SCOM
1 3 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (3.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (2.15%) SCCM
3 1 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (12.90%) Oracle
2 10 (10.75%) Cisco
3 7 (7.53%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.53%) Sun
4 6 (6.45%) Juniper
5 5 (5.38%) Informatica
6 4 (4.30%) HP
6 4 (4.30%) Altiris
6 4 (4.30%) Blue Coat
6 4 (4.30%) F5
7 3 (3.23%) Primavera
7 3 (3.23%) VMware
8 2 (2.15%) McAfee
8 2 (2.15%) Sophos
9 1 (1.08%) Sybase
9 1 (1.08%) NetQoS
9 1 (1.08%) Citrix
9 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.08%) webMethods
9 1 (1.08%) Symantec
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