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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 46 60 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 48.94% 42.25% 35.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 90.20% 86.96% 86.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 32 17
Median daily rate £425 £458 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.20% +7.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £349 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £543 £740
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £34.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+13.66% +54.44%
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
51 69 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 54.26% 48.59% 41.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 39 22
Median daily rate £330 £458 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.94% +7.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £363 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £590 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Median hourly rate - £42.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 63 (63.00%) DV Cleared
2 39 (39.00%) SC Cleared
3 34 (34.00%) Java
4 26 (26.00%) Unix
4 26 (26.00%) Linux
4 26 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (23.00%) Python
6 21 (21.00%) Bash Shell
7 19 (19.00%) Oracle
8 17 (17.00%) ISTQB
9 15 (15.00%) SQL
10 13 (13.00%) SOAP
11 12 (12.00%) Web Services
11 12 (12.00%) Middleware
11 12 (12.00%) webMethods
11 12 (12.00%) QA
11 12 (12.00%) Scrum
12 11 (11.00%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (10.00%) Project Management
13 10 (10.00%) Cisco
13 10 (10.00%) ITIL
13 10 (10.00%) REST
14 9 (9.00%) Requirements Analysis
14 9 (9.00%) Firewall
15 8 (8.00%) Shell Script
15 8 (8.00%) ISEB
15 8 (8.00%) HP
15 8 (8.00%) LoadRunner
15 8 (8.00%) C++
15 8 (8.00%) Windows

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 (4.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.00%) Confluence
2 3 (3.00%) JBoss
2 3 (3.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.00%) Apache
3 2 (2.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) InfoPath
1 1 (1.00%) MS Office
1 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (7.00%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.00%) Firewall
2 7 (7.00%) Network Security
3 6 (6.00%) WAN
4 5 (5.00%) DHCP
4 5 (5.00%) LAN
5 4 (4.00%) DNS
6 3 (3.00%) BGP
6 3 (3.00%) EIGRP
6 3 (3.00%) HTTP
6 3 (3.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.00%) Internet
7 2 (2.00%) IPv6
7 2 (2.00%) MPLS
7 2 (2.00%) VPN
8 1 (1.00%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.00%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.00%) IPv4
8 1 (1.00%) SAN
8 1 (1.00%) UMTS
8 1 (1.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (3.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.00%) Big Data
4 2 (2.00%) MySQL
4 2 (2.00%) Neo4j
4 2 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.00%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.00%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.00%) OLTP
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.00%) OrientDB
5 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.00%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 8 (8.00%) LoadRunner
2 6 (6.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.00%) Selenium
4 4 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.00%) JIRA
4 4 (4.00%) Rational Functional Tester
5 3 (3.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.00%) Subversion
5 3 (3.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (2.00%) Ant
6 2 (2.00%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (2.00%) ClearCase
6 2 (2.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.00%) HP UFT
6 2 (2.00%) Maven
6 2 (2.00%) RSpec
6 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.00%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.00%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (6.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.00%) Electronics
3 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.00%) Marketing
4 1 (1.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (29.00%) Developer
2 11 (11.00%) Analyst
3 9 (9.00%) Test Analyst
3 9 (9.00%) Test Engineer
4 8 (8.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 8 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 6 (6.00%) Applications Developer
5 6 (6.00%) Architect
5 6 (6.00%) DBA
5 6 (6.00%) Project Manager
6 5 (5.00%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
6 5 (5.00%) Network Engineer
6 5 (5.00%) SC Cleared DBA
7 4 (4.00%) Administrator
7 4 (4.00%) Consultant
7 4 (4.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 4 (4.00%) Technical Architect
7 4 (4.00%) Tester
7 4 (4.00%) webMethods Developer
8 3 (3.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.00%) SOAP
2 12 (12.00%) Middleware
2 12 (12.00%) Web Services
3 10 (10.00%) REST
4 4 (4.00%) XML
5 3 (3.00%) .NET
5 3 (3.00%) XSD
6 2 (2.00%) WSDL
6 2 (2.00%) XForms
6 2 (2.00%) XSL
7 1 (1.00%) CSS
7 1 (1.00%) EJB
7 1 (1.00%) HTML
7 1 (1.00%) JMS
7 1 (1.00%) Kafka
7 1 (1.00%) OpenCL
7 1 (1.00%) WebRTC
7 1 (1.00%) XML Schema
7 1 (1.00%) XSLT
7 1 (1.00%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.00%) Ergonomics
1 8 (8.00%) Visualisation
2 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.00%) Replication
5 3 (3.00%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.00%) Clustering
6 2 (2.00%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.00%) iPad
6 2 (2.00%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.00%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.00%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.00%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.00%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.00%) VHDL
7 1 (1.00%) W3C
7 1 (1.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.00%) Linux
1 26 (26.00%) Unix
2 8 (8.00%) Windows
3 5 (5.00%) Solaris
4 3 (3.00%) AIX
5 2 (2.00%) CentOS
5 2 (2.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.00%) HPUX
6 1 (1.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (12.00%) Scrum
3 11 (11.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (10.00%) ITIL
4 10 (10.00%) Project Management
5 9 (9.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 8 (8.00%) Integration Testing
6 8 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (6.00%) DevOps
8 5 (5.00%) Change Management
8 5 (5.00%) ITIL V3
8 5 (5.00%) Migration
8 5 (5.00%) OO
8 5 (5.00%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.00%) Programme Management
8 5 (5.00%) Service Management
8 5 (5.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (5.00%) Software Testing
8 5 (5.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (34.00%) Java
2 23 (23.00%) Python
3 21 (21.00%) Bash Shell
4 15 (15.00%) SQL
5 8 (8.00%) C++
5 8 (8.00%) Shell Script
6 7 (7.00%) Perl
6 7 (7.00%) Ruby
7 5 (5.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.00%) C#
9 3 (3.00%) C
9 3 (3.00%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.00%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.00%) XPath
10 2 (2.00%) Lua
10 2 (2.00%) PHP
10 2 (2.00%) Scala
10 2 (2.00%) VB
10 2 (2.00%) XQuery
11 1 (1.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 63 (63.00%) DV Cleared
2 39 (39.00%) SC Cleared
3 17 (17.00%) ISTQB
4 8 (8.00%) ISEB
5 6 (6.00%) CCNP
5 6 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.00%) CCNA
8 2 (2.00%) CCIE
8 2 (2.00%) Degree
8 2 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.00%) MCSE
9 1 (1.00%) APMP
9 1 (1.00%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (1.00%) MCITP
9 1 (1.00%) MCPD
9 1 (1.00%) MCTS
9 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.00%) QA
2 2 (2.00%) SLA
3 1 (1.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.00%) Firmware
4 1 (1.00%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.00%) vSphere
4 1 (1.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (7.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (5.00%) Data Guard
2 5 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.00%) Puppet
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.00%) SCCM
4 1 (1.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 19 (19.00%) Oracle
2 12 (12.00%) webMethods
3 10 (10.00%) Cisco
4 8 (8.00%) HP
5 5 (5.00%) Atlassian
5 5 (5.00%) VMware
6 4 (4.00%) Endeca
6 4 (4.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.00%) IBM
7 3 (3.00%) Rally
7 3 (3.00%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.00%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.00%) EMC
8 2 (2.00%) Juniper
8 2 (2.00%) LogRhythm
8 2 (2.00%) SAP
8 2 (2.00%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.00%) BMC
9 1 (1.00%) NetApp
9 1 (1.00%) Sun
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
LA International
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Rate: excellent daily rates
Posted: 8 days ago
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Axiom Software Solutions
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £550 per day + Excellent daily rates
Posted: 10 days ago
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aap3
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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aap3
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 20 days ago