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 31 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
31 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 43 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 32.58% 30.16% 18.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 62.32% 82.61% 67.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 20
Average daily rate
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£448 £440 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.73% +19.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £367 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £498 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £372 £374
% change year-on-year
+0.87% -0.60%
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 £21.00 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-2.32% -14.00%
Qualifications Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
69 23 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 52.27% 36.51% 26.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 12 31
Average daily rate £401 £440 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.97% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £380 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £410
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 £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -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 31 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 31 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 59 (83.10%) SC Cleared
2 34 (47.89%) Project Management
3 15 (21.13%) LAN
4 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
5 12 (16.90%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (14.08%) Service Management
6 10 (14.08%) WAN
7 9 (12.68%) Windows
7 9 (12.68%) DV Cleared
8 8 (11.27%) Economics
8 8 (11.27%) Linux
8 8 (11.27%) Telecoms
9 7 (9.86%) Java
9 7 (9.86%) SQL
9 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
10 6 (8.45%) MS Project
10 6 (8.45%) Change Management
10 6 (8.45%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (7.04%) Oracle
11 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
11 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2
11 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (5.63%) SAN
12 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
12 4 (5.63%) PHP
12 4 (5.63%) MS Office
12 4 (5.63%) VMware
12 4 (5.63%) Bash Shell
12 4 (5.63%) Ruby
12 4 (5.63%) Selenium

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (4.23%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.41%) IIS
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) MS Project
2 4 (5.63%) MS Office
3 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.13%) LAN
2 10 (14.08%) WAN
3 4 (5.63%) SAN
4 3 (4.23%) Internet
4 3 (4.23%) Firewall
5 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.41%) VPN
6 1 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.41%) AMQP
6 1 (1.41%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.41%) OLTP
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (1.41%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Selenium
2 3 (4.23%) NUnit
3 2 (2.82%) Subversion
3 2 (2.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.82%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.41%) Maven
4 1 (1.41%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.41%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.41%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.41%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (1.41%) Ant
General
1 8 (11.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.82%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Military
3 1 (1.41%) Billing
3 1 (1.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (29.58%) Architect
2 17 (23.94%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (18.31%) Developer
3 13 (18.31%) Project Manager
4 6 (8.45%) Consultant
4 6 (8.45%) Network Architect
5 5 (7.04%) Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) PHP Developer
6 4 (5.63%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Solutions Consultant
7 3 (4.23%) Test Leader
8 2 (2.82%) IT Support
8 2 (2.82%) Designer
8 2 (2.82%) Server Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Technical Designer
8 2 (2.82%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Technical Architect
8 2 (2.82%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Java Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 3 (4.23%) Yii
2 2 (2.82%) Java EE
3 1 (1.41%) JPA
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.41%) HTML
3 1 (1.41%) .NET
3 1 (1.41%) XML
3 1 (1.41%) XSD
3 1 (1.41%) XSLT
3 1 (1.41%) XML Schema
3 1 (1.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Economics
2 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.41%) RMADS
3 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.41%) NHS
3 1 (1.41%) W3C
3 1 (1.41%) Replication
3 1 (1.41%) CESG
3 1 (1.41%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.68%) Windows
2 8 (11.27%) Linux
3 3 (4.23%) UNIX
3 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.41%) HPUX
5 1 (1.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.89%) Project Management
2 12 (16.90%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (14.08%) Service Management
4 6 (8.45%) Change Management
5 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.23%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.23%) Release Management
7 2 (2.82%) Software Testing
7 2 (2.82%) Risk Management
7 2 (2.82%) Migration
7 2 (2.82%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.82%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.82%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.82%) UML
7 2 (2.82%) OO
7 2 (2.82%) Information Security
7 2 (2.82%) Test Scripting
7 2 (2.82%) Information Assurance
7 2 (2.82%) Test Automation
8 1 (1.41%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.86%) Java
1 7 (9.86%) SQL
2 4 (5.63%) PHP
2 4 (5.63%) Ruby
2 4 (5.63%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.23%) Python
3 3 (4.23%) VBScript
4 2 (2.82%) VB
4 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.41%) C
5 1 (1.41%) C#
5 1 (1.41%) C++
5 1 (1.41%) VBA
5 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.41%) Korn
5 1 (1.41%) XPath
5 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.41%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 59 (83.10%) SC Cleared
2 9 (12.68%) DV Cleared
3 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.82%) MCP
5 2 (2.82%) MCSE
5 2 (2.82%) ISEB
5 2 (2.82%) CISSP
6 1 (1.41%) MCTS
6 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.41%) QA
1 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.82%) ISA Server
2 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.41%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) SCCM
2 2 (2.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.41%) WSUS
3 1 (1.41%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.04%) Oracle
3 4 (5.63%) VMware
4 3 (4.23%) HP
4 3 (4.23%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.82%) Citrix
5 2 (2.82%) NetApp
6 1 (1.41%) Nokia
6 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.41%) Mercator
6 1 (1.41%) McAfee
6 1 (1.41%) Sophos
6 1 (1.41%) Cisco