The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Gloucester region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 1 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 35 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 28.69% 30.14% 18.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.56% 84.62% 68.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 20
Average daily rate
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£430 £440 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% +15.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £371 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £54.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -14.00%
Qualifications Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
63 26 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 51.64% 35.62% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 15 31
Average daily rate £390 £440 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% +17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £392 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £54.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
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Gloucestershire

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 23 July 2014.

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

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 61 (83.56%) SC Cleared
2 35 (47.95%) Project Management
3 15 (20.55%) LAN
3 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
4 14 (19.18%) WAN
4 14 (19.18%) Service Management
5 13 (17.81%) Telecoms
6 11 (15.07%) Windows
7 10 (13.70%) SQL
8 8 (10.96%) Economics
8 8 (10.96%) DV Cleared
8 8 (10.96%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (10.96%) Linux
9 7 (9.59%) SQL Server
10 6 (8.22%) MS Project
10 6 (8.22%) Change Management
10 6 (8.22%) SCCM
11 5 (6.85%) Migration
11 5 (6.85%) VMware
11 5 (6.85%) PRINCE2
11 5 (6.85%) Java
11 5 (6.85%) Oracle
11 5 (6.85%) SharePoint
11 5 (6.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (5.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
12 4 (5.48%) SAN
12 4 (5.48%) PHP
12 4 (5.48%) MS Office
12 4 (5.48%) Finance

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 (6.85%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.48%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.11%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.37%) IIS
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (8.22%) MS Project
2 4 (5.48%) MS Office
3 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.55%) LAN
2 14 (19.18%) WAN
3 4 (5.48%) SAN
4 3 (4.11%) Internet
4 3 (4.11%) Firewall
5 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.37%) VPN
6 1 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.37%) AMQP
6 1 (1.37%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (1.37%) TKPROF
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.37%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Selenium
2 3 (4.11%) NUnit
3 2 (2.74%) Subversion
3 2 (2.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.74%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.37%) Maven
4 1 (1.37%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.37%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.37%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.37%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (1.37%) Ant
General
1 13 (17.81%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.48%) Finance
3 3 (4.11%) Military
4 2 (2.74%) Billing
5 1 (1.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (28.77%) Architect
2 17 (23.29%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (17.81%) Project Manager
4 10 (13.70%) Consultant
4 10 (13.70%) Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Solutions Consultant
6 5 (6.85%) Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) PHP Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Server Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (4.11%) Test Leader
8 3 (4.11%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (4.11%) SCCM Specialist
9 2 (2.74%) IT Support
9 2 (2.74%) Designer
9 2 (2.74%) Network Architect
9 2 (2.74%) IT Support Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) Programme Manager
9 2 (2.74%) Technical Architect
9 2 (2.74%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) Yii
2 2 (2.74%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (1.37%) JPA
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.37%) HTML
3 1 (1.37%) .NET
3 1 (1.37%) XML
3 1 (1.37%) XSD
3 1 (1.37%) XSLT
3 1 (1.37%) XML Schema
3 1 (1.37%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Economics
2 2 (2.74%) Visualisation
2 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.37%) RMADS
3 1 (1.37%) NHS
3 1 (1.37%) W3C
3 1 (1.37%) Replication
3 1 (1.37%) CESG
3 1 (1.37%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.07%) Windows
2 8 (10.96%) Linux
3 3 (4.11%) Windows XP
3 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.11%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.11%) UNIX
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.37%) HPUX
5 1 (1.37%) Solaris
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.95%) Project Management
2 14 (19.18%) Service Management
3 8 (10.96%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (8.22%) Change Management
5 5 (6.85%) PRINCE2
5 5 (6.85%) Migration
6 3 (4.11%) Asset Management
6 3 (4.11%) Release Management
6 3 (4.11%) UML
7 2 (2.74%) OO
7 2 (2.74%) Data Modelling
7 2 (2.74%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.74%) Risk Management
7 2 (2.74%) Validation
7 2 (2.74%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.74%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.74%) Software Testing
7 2 (2.74%) Information Security
7 2 (2.74%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (2.74%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.70%) SQL
2 5 (6.85%) Java
3 4 (5.48%) PHP
3 4 (5.48%) Ruby
3 4 (5.48%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.11%) Python
4 3 (4.11%) VBScript
5 2 (2.74%) VB
5 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.37%) C
6 1 (1.37%) C#
6 1 (1.37%) C++
6 1 (1.37%) VBA
6 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.37%) Korn
6 1 (1.37%) XPath
6 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.37%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 61 (83.56%) SC Cleared
2 8 (10.96%) DV Cleared
3 5 (6.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.74%) MCP
4 2 (2.74%) MCSE
4 2 (2.74%) ISEB
4 2 (2.74%) CISSP
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.37%) QA
1 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.74%) ISA Server
2 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (8.22%) SCCM
2 4 (5.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (5.48%) WSUS
3 1 (1.37%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.85%) Oracle
2 5 (6.85%) VMware
3 3 (4.11%) CheckPoint
3 3 (4.11%) HP
4 2 (2.74%) Citrix
4 2 (2.74%) NetApp
5 1 (1.37%) Nokia
5 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco
5 1 (1.37%) IBM
5 1 (1.37%) Genesys
5 1 (1.37%) Mercator
5 1 (1.37%) McAfee
5 1 (1.37%) Sophos