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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 34 37 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 34.00% 29.37% 29.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 75.56% 56.92% 84.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 14
Average daily rate
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£425 £430 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £350 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.40 £20.56 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+52.70% -4.36%
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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
45 65 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 45.00% 51.59% 34.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 39 14
Average daily rate £425 £390 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -11.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £349 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

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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

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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

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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 29 July 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

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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 29 July 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 44 (67.69%) SC Cleared
2 28 (43.08%) DV Cleared
3 22 (33.85%) SQL
4 19 (29.23%) Java
5 16 (24.62%) Oracle
6 15 (23.08%) Python
7 14 (21.54%) HTML
8 13 (20.00%) C++
8 13 (20.00%) PL/SQL
8 13 (20.00%) Windows
9 12 (18.46%) JavaScript
9 12 (18.46%) Windows 7
10 10 (15.38%) ITIL
10 10 (15.38%) Linux
10 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (13.85%) C#
12 8 (12.31%) Shell Script
12 8 (12.31%) TDD
12 8 (12.31%) User Experience
12 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database
13 7 (10.77%) MongoDB
13 7 (10.77%) Ruby
13 7 (10.77%) Oracle Applications
13 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
13 7 (10.77%) Active Directory
14 6 (9.23%) UNIX
14 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (9.23%) Perl
14 6 (9.23%) Oracle EBS
14 6 (9.23%) Git (software)

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Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (6.15%) MS Exchange
1 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.08%) JBoss
3 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.08%) MQSeries
3 2 (3.08%) Node.js
4 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (9.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (1.54%) SAN
2 1 (1.54%) NAS
2 1 (1.54%) LAN
2 1 (1.54%) WAN
2 1 (1.54%) DHCP
2 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database
2 7 (10.77%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.69%) MySQL
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.08%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.62%) Bitbucket
3 3 (4.62%) Selenium
3 3 (4.62%) JMeter
3 3 (4.62%) JBehave
3 3 (4.62%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.08%) Hudson
4 2 (3.08%) JIRA
4 2 (3.08%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (4.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Developer
2 7 (10.77%) Consultant
3 6 (9.23%) DBA
3 6 (9.23%) Java Developer
3 6 (9.23%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 4 (6.15%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (4.62%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (4.62%) Support Engineer
5 3 (4.62%) Migration Engineer
5 3 (4.62%) Analyst
5 3 (4.62%) Test Manager
5 3 (4.62%) Tester
5 3 (4.62%) Desktop Support
5 3 (4.62%) Exchange Engineer
5 3 (4.62%) Active Directory Consultant
6 2 (3.08%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (3.08%) Software Manager
6 2 (3.08%) Software Test Manager
6 2 (3.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.54%) HTML
2 5 (7.69%) jQuery
2 5 (7.69%) Drools
2 5 (7.69%) Java EE
3 4 (6.15%) CSS
4 3 (4.62%) XML
4 3 (4.62%) JSON
5 2 (3.08%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.08%) Spring
5 2 (3.08%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.08%) STL
5 2 (3.08%) .NET
5 2 (3.08%) HTML5
5 2 (3.08%) Entity Framework
5 2 (3.08%) CSS3
6 1 (1.54%) Backbone.js
6 1 (1.54%) Ember.js
6 1 (1.54%) HTML5 Canvas
6 1 (1.54%) Leaflet
6 1 (1.54%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) User Experience
2 4 (6.15%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.08%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.08%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.54%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.54%) Clustering
5 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) Windows
2 12 (18.46%) Windows 7
3 10 (15.38%) Linux
4 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (9.23%) UNIX
5 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.54%) Android
7 1 (1.54%) AIX
7 1 (1.54%) Solaris
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.38%) ITIL
1 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (12.31%) TDD
3 5 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 4 (6.15%) Release Management
4 4 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (6.15%) Application Discovery
5 3 (4.62%) Test Planning
5 3 (4.62%) MVC
5 3 (4.62%) Migration
5 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.08%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.08%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.08%) Project Management
6 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.08%) Test Automation
6 2 (3.08%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.54%) Manual Testing
7 1 (1.54%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (33.85%) SQL
2 19 (29.23%) Java
3 15 (23.08%) Python
4 13 (20.00%) C++
4 13 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 12 (18.46%) JavaScript
6 9 (13.85%) C#
7 8 (12.31%) Shell Script
8 7 (10.77%) Ruby
9 6 (9.23%) Perl
10 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
11 2 (3.08%) C
12 1 (1.54%) VBScript
12 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (67.69%) SC Cleared
2 28 (43.08%) DV Cleared
3 4 (6.15%) Degree
4 3 (4.62%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (4.62%) ISEB
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.54%) CCIE
5 1 (1.54%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.54%) vSphere
3 1 (1.54%) Firmware
3 1 (1.54%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) SCCM
2 3 (4.62%) Puppet
3 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) Oracle
2 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.69%) OpenText
4 3 (4.62%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.08%) VMware
5 2 (3.08%) HP
5 2 (3.08%) IBM
5 2 (3.08%) Juniper
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco
6 1 (1.54%) EMC
6 1 (1.54%) Citrix
6 1 (1.54%) Infoblox
6 1 (1.54%) Websense