The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 1 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 23 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 25.27% 17.36% 31.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 65.71% 51.02% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 18
Average daily rate
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£453 £388 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.77% -11.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £43.50 £15.50 £54.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.64% -71.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -15.09%
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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 Gloucester region.

Qualifications Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
35 49 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 38.46% 34.03% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 36 18
Average daily rate £450 £375 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £320 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £43.50 £15.50 £54.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.64% -71.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Gloucester region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Gloucester region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 46 (52.87%) DV Cleared
2 44 (50.57%) SC Cleared
3 25 (28.74%) SQL
4 23 (26.44%) Oracle
5 19 (21.84%) Oracle Database
6 18 (20.69%) Java
6 18 (20.69%) PL/SQL
7 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
7 17 (19.54%) Oracle EBS
8 16 (18.39%) HTML
9 14 (16.09%) CSS
10 12 (13.79%) Windows
10 12 (13.79%) C#
11 10 (11.49%) UNIX
11 10 (11.49%) Linux
11 10 (11.49%) HTML5
11 10 (11.49%) CSS3
12 9 (10.34%) .NET
13 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
13 8 (9.20%) Python
13 8 (9.20%) ITIL
13 8 (9.20%) User Experience
14 7 (8.05%) MongoDB
14 7 (8.05%) Java EE
14 7 (8.05%) Oracle Applications
14 7 (8.05%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (6.90%) Shell Script
15 6 (6.90%) C++
15 6 (6.90%) Active Directory
15 6 (6.90%) jQuery

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Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 5 (5.75%) Node.js
2 2 (2.30%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.15%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.15%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 17 (19.54%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (8.05%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) DNS
2 3 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.30%) Firewall
3 2 (2.30%) LAN
3 2 (2.30%) WAN
3 2 (2.30%) DHCP
4 1 (1.15%) NAS
4 1 (1.15%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.15%) Network Security
4 1 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.15%) SAN
4 1 (1.15%) HTTP
4 1 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.15%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.84%) Oracle Database
2 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.05%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.15%) MySQL
6 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (2.30%) JMeter
2 2 (2.30%) Selenium
2 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.15%) JBehave
3 1 (1.15%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (1.15%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.15%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (40.23%) Developer
2 17 (19.54%) DBA
2 17 (19.54%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (9.20%) Java Developer
3 8 (9.20%) Software Developer
4 7 (8.05%) Consultant
5 6 (6.90%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 3 (3.45%) C++ Developer
7 3 (3.45%) Python Developer
7 3 (3.45%) Network Engineer
7 3 (3.45%) Analyst
8 2 (2.30%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.30%) Tester
8 2 (2.30%) Architect
8 2 (2.30%) Applications Support
8 2 (2.30%) Administrator
8 2 (2.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (2.30%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (2.30%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.39%) HTML
2 14 (16.09%) CSS
3 10 (11.49%) HTML5
3 10 (11.49%) CSS3
4 9 (10.34%) .NET
5 7 (8.05%) Java EE
6 6 (6.90%) jQuery
7 2 (2.30%) STL
7 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.30%) SVG
7 2 (2.30%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.30%) Dojo
7 2 (2.30%) Backbone.js
7 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.30%) Ember.js
7 2 (2.30%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.30%) Entity Framework
7 2 (2.30%) HTML5 Canvas
8 1 (1.15%) Leaflet
8 1 (1.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.20%) User Experience
2 6 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.30%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.30%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.15%) Clustering
5 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.15%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.79%) Windows
2 10 (11.49%) UNIX
2 10 (11.49%) Linux
3 5 (5.75%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.45%) Windows Phone
5 3 (3.45%) Android
5 3 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.45%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.45%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.30%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.15%) AIX
7 1 (1.15%) Solaris
7 1 (1.15%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (9.20%) ITIL
2 7 (8.05%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (5.75%) MVC
4 3 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (3.45%) Protective Monitoring
4 3 (3.45%) Waterfall
4 3 (3.45%) Software Engineering
4 3 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (2.30%) Web Analytics
5 2 (2.30%) Network Design
5 2 (2.30%) SEO
5 2 (2.30%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (2.30%) Configuration Management
5 2 (2.30%) Project Management
5 2 (2.30%) Information Assurance
5 2 (2.30%) Release Management
5 2 (2.30%) Change Control
5 2 (2.30%) Kernel Tuning
5 2 (2.30%) Analytics
6 1 (1.15%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 25 (28.74%) SQL
2 18 (20.69%) Java
2 18 (20.69%) PL/SQL
3 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
4 12 (13.79%) C#
5 8 (9.20%) Python
6 6 (6.90%) Shell Script
6 6 (6.90%) C++
7 2 (2.30%) Ruby
7 2 (2.30%) C
7 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (52.87%) DV Cleared
2 44 (50.57%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.60%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.45%) CCNP
5 2 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.30%) ISEB
6 1 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.15%) Degree
6 1 (1.15%) CISSP
6 1 (1.15%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.15%) CCIE
6 1 (1.15%) CCNA
6 1 (1.15%) CCDP
6 1 (1.15%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.30%) Firmware
2 2 (2.30%) vSphere
3 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.15%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (26.44%) Oracle
2 5 (5.75%) Cisco
3 4 (4.60%) VMware
3 4 (4.60%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.45%) Juniper
4 3 (3.45%) HP
5 2 (2.30%) Sybase
5 2 (2.30%) IBM
5 2 (2.30%) Citrix
5 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.30%) Infoblox
6 1 (1.15%) Twitter
6 1 (1.15%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.15%) Websense
6 1 (1.15%) Sun
6 1 (1.15%) EMC
6 1 (1.15%) OpenText