The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 4 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 87 46 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.71% 10.57% 14.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.18% 21.40% 40.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 31 25
Median daily rate £375 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
- +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 11
Median hourly rate £44.60 £44.25 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.79% +9.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +62.50%
SC Cleared
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
279 215 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 60.00% 49.43% 37.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 112 74
Median daily rate £400 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 18
Median hourly rate £27.50 £43.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.78% +24.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £27.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £47.50 £43.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +17 29 £325 -3.70% 9
Gloucester -4 14 £455 +1.11% 7
Tewkesbury 0 1 £325 -
SC Cleared
South West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 146 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 34 (23.29%) Unix
3 27 (18.49%) Telecoms
4 25 (17.12%) C
5 24 (16.44%) CCNP
5 24 (16.44%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (16.44%) DV Cleared
6 23 (15.75%) Web Services
7 22 (15.07%) Java
8 21 (14.38%) C++
9 20 (13.70%) J2EE
9 20 (13.70%) Cisco
9 20 (13.70%) Project Management
10 19 (13.01%) LAN
10 19 (13.01%) Oracle
11 18 (12.33%) SOAP
11 18 (12.33%) webMethods
11 18 (12.33%) Enterprise Architecture
12 17 (11.64%) Software Engineering
12 17 (11.64%) Middleware
13 16 (10.96%) ITIL
14 15 (10.27%) SQL Server
14 15 (10.27%) CCNA
15 14 (9.59%) WAN
15 14 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (9.59%) Firewall
15 14 (9.59%) REST
16 13 (8.90%) Linux
17 12 (8.22%) UML
17 12 (8.22%) Microsoft

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 10 (6.85%) GlassFish
1 10 (6.85%) JBoss
1 10 (6.85%) WebLogic
1 10 (6.85%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.05%) Confluence
3 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.68%) Moodle
4 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.74%) MS Project
3 2 (1.37%) MS Office
4 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.37%) GitHub
1 2 (1.37%) Office 365
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.68%) IaaS
2 1 (0.68%) PaaS
2 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.01%) LAN
2 14 (9.59%) Firewall
2 14 (9.59%) WAN
3 10 (6.85%) Wireless
4 8 (5.48%) Network Security
4 8 (5.48%) WLAN
5 7 (4.79%) IP Telephony
6 6 (4.11%) DHCP
6 6 (4.11%) DNS
7 5 (3.42%) MPLS
7 5 (3.42%) VPN
8 4 (2.74%) BGP
8 4 (2.74%) EIGRP
8 4 (2.74%) Internet
9 2 (1.37%) ASN.1
9 2 (1.37%) HSRP
9 2 (1.37%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (1.37%) IPsec
9 2 (1.37%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.37%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.27%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.85%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.74%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.05%) Big Data
4 3 (2.05%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.68%) DB2
6 1 (0.68%) MS Access
6 1 (0.68%) MySQL
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.68%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (6.85%) Eclipse
1 10 (6.85%) Eclipse RCP
2 8 (5.48%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (2.74%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.05%) JIRA
4 3 (2.05%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.37%) GCC
5 2 (1.37%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.37%) Maven
5 2 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.68%) Hudson
6 1 (0.68%) MSTest
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
General
1 27 (18.49%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.79%) Finance
3 3 (2.05%) Electronics
4 2 (1.37%) Billing
4 2 (1.37%) Legal
4 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.37%) Military
4 2 (1.37%) Retail
5 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (26.03%) Developer
2 15 (10.27%) Architect
3 14 (9.59%) Java Developer
4 13 (8.90%) Analyst
4 13 (8.90%) Software Engineer
5 9 (6.16%) C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (5.48%) Consultant
6 8 (5.48%) Embedded Engineer
6 8 (5.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 8 (5.48%) Network Engineer
7 7 (4.79%) Business Analyst
7 7 (4.79%) C++ Developer
8 6 (4.11%) DBA
8 6 (4.11%) Hardware Engineer
8 6 (4.11%) Network Architect
8 6 (4.11%) Project Manager
8 6 (4.11%) Telecoms Architect
9 5 (3.42%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 5 (3.42%) SC Cleared DBA
9 5 (3.42%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (15.75%) Web Services
2 20 (13.70%) J2EE
3 18 (12.33%) SOAP
4 17 (11.64%) Middleware
5 14 (9.59%) REST
6 10 (6.85%) EJB
6 10 (6.85%) Swing
6 10 (6.85%) SWT
7 6 (4.11%) RESTful
8 4 (2.74%) WSDL
8 4 (2.74%) XML
8 4 (2.74%) XSD
9 3 (2.05%) .NET
9 3 (2.05%) CSS
9 3 (2.05%) HTML
10 2 (1.37%) XForms
10 2 (1.37%) XSL
11 1 (0.68%) OCX
11 1 (0.68%) POSIX
11 1 (0.68%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.11%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.42%) Cybercrime
3 5 (3.42%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (3.42%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (2.74%) Blog
4 4 (2.74%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (2.74%) VHDL
5 3 (2.05%) BYOD
5 3 (2.05%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.37%) EPoS
6 2 (1.37%) iPad
6 2 (1.37%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.37%) Physics
6 2 (1.37%) Replication
6 2 (1.37%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.68%) Clustering
7 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.68%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 34 (23.29%) Unix
2 13 (8.90%) Linux
3 6 (4.11%) Windows
4 5 (3.42%) Solaris
5 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.37%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.68%) HPUX
7 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (13.70%) Project Management
2 18 (12.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 17 (11.64%) Software Engineering
4 16 (10.96%) ITIL
5 14 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (8.22%) UML
7 10 (6.85%) TOGAF
7 10 (6.85%) Validation
8 9 (6.16%) Migration
8 9 (6.16%) MODAF
8 9 (6.16%) PRINCE2
9 8 (5.48%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (4.79%) Scrum
11 6 (4.11%) ITIL V3
11 6 (4.11%) Project Planning
11 6 (4.11%) Unit Testing
12 5 (3.42%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (2.74%) Performance Monitoring
13 4 (2.74%) SDLC
13 4 (2.74%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 25 (17.12%) C
2 22 (15.07%) Java
3 21 (14.38%) C++
4 12 (8.22%) SQL
5 9 (6.16%) Embedded C++
6 5 (3.42%) VC++
7 3 (2.05%) C#
7 3 (2.05%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.05%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.05%) VB
8 2 (1.37%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.37%) VBScript
8 2 (1.37%) XPath
8 2 (1.37%) XQuery
9 1 (0.68%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.68%) Groovy
9 1 (0.68%) Korn
9 1 (0.68%) Perl
9 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.68%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 146 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (16.44%) CCNP
2 24 (16.44%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (16.44%) DV Cleared
3 15 (10.27%) CCNA
4 10 (6.85%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (6.16%) Degree
6 3 (2.05%) CCIE
7 2 (1.37%) BC Cleared
7 2 (1.37%) CISSP
8 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.68%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (0.68%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.68%) MCSE
8 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (4.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 5 (3.42%) QA
4 4 (2.74%) SLA
5 1 (0.68%) HL7
5 1 (0.68%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.68%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.68%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (3.42%) Active Directory
1 5 (3.42%) Firmware
2 4 (2.74%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (2.05%) ProxySG
4 2 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.37%) Xen
4 2 (1.37%) XenApp
4 2 (1.37%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (4.11%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (2.74%) Data Guard
2 4 (2.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.37%) EdgeSight
4 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.68%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 20 (13.70%) Cisco
2 19 (13.01%) Oracle
3 18 (12.33%) webMethods
4 12 (8.22%) Microsoft
5 11 (7.53%) Nortel
6 10 (6.85%) Sybase
7 5 (3.42%) HP
7 5 (3.42%) Juniper
7 5 (3.42%) Polycom
8 4 (2.74%) Citrix
8 4 (2.74%) Endeca
8 4 (2.74%) Genesys
8 4 (2.74%) Meraki
8 4 (2.74%) Siemens
9 3 (2.05%) Blue Coat
9 3 (2.05%) EMC
9 3 (2.05%) F5
9 3 (2.05%) Rally
9 3 (2.05%) TippingPoint
9 3 (2.05%) VMware
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