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 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 12 6 23
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 59 59 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 12.91% 16.30% 6.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.11% 45.38% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 23 8
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £278 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £346 £358
% change year-on-year
+12.63% -3.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 3
Average hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.10 £16.70 £19.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £40.50 £41.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £18.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+69.44% -17.24%
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
226 130 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 49.45% 35.91% 50.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 62 79
Average daily rate £458 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.85% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £275 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 13
Average hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +3.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £17.50 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.73%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 May 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +1 22 £471 +34.64% 2
Cheltenham -14 9 £363 +3.57% 1
Filton 0 3 £400 -11.11%
Tewkesbury - 1 - -
SC Cleared
South West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 145 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 34 (23.45%) DV Cleared
3 24 (16.55%) Windows
4 23 (15.86%) JavaScript
5 22 (15.17%) C
5 22 (15.17%) HTML
6 21 (14.48%) CSS
7 18 (12.41%) Linux
7 18 (12.41%) C#
7 18 (12.41%) SQL
7 18 (12.41%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (12.41%) HTML5
7 18 (12.41%) CSS3
8 16 (11.03%) C++
9 14 (9.66%) .NET
10 13 (8.97%) Java
10 13 (8.97%) Microsoft
11 12 (8.28%) Oracle
12 11 (7.59%) SQL Server
12 11 (7.59%) ITIL
13 10 (6.90%) UNIX
13 10 (6.90%) Node.js
14 9 (6.21%) MongoDB
14 9 (6.21%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (6.21%) PL/SQL
14 9 (6.21%) Software Engineering
14 9 (6.21%) Ubuntu
14 9 (6.21%) Incident Management
15 8 (5.52%) Oracle EBS
15 8 (5.52%) Oracle Applications

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (6.90%) Node.js
2 4 (2.76%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.07%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.38%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.38%) GlassFish
4 2 (1.38%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.38%) JBoss
5 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.69%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.69%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.69%) Lync
5 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (5.52%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (5.52%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (3.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.38%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.38%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.76%) WAN
2 3 (2.07%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.07%) DNS
3 2 (1.38%) IPv4
3 2 (1.38%) IPv6
3 2 (1.38%) SAN
3 2 (1.38%) Firewall
3 2 (1.38%) ASN.1
3 2 (1.38%) LAN
4 1 (0.69%) HTTP
4 1 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.69%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.69%) Network Security
4 1 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.69%) NAS
4 1 (0.69%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.21%) MongoDB
3 8 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (4.83%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.38%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.69%) SQLite
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.69%) MySQL
6 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.69%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Visual Studio
1 4 (2.76%) GCC
2 3 (2.07%) GDB
2 3 (2.07%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (2.07%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.38%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.38%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.38%) Eclipse RCP
3 2 (1.38%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.69%) Ant
4 1 (0.69%) WinRunner
4 1 (0.69%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (4.83%) Avionics
2 4 (2.76%) Finance
3 2 (1.38%) Military
3 2 (1.38%) Electronics
4 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (36.55%) Developer
2 16 (11.03%) Software Developer
3 13 (8.97%) Consultant
4 8 (5.52%) C++ Developer
4 8 (5.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 7 (4.83%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (4.83%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 7 (4.83%) Oracle DBA
5 7 (4.83%) DBA
6 6 (4.14%) Architect
6 6 (4.14%) Project Manager
6 6 (4.14%) Analyst
7 5 (3.45%) Software Engineer
7 5 (3.45%) Applications Support
7 5 (3.45%) Hardware Engineer
7 5 (3.45%) Citrix Engineer
7 5 (3.45%) Senior Citrix Engineer
7 5 (3.45%) Cognos Developer
7 5 (3.45%) Senior Hardware Engineer
7 5 (3.45%) Cognos BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (15.17%) HTML
2 21 (14.48%) CSS
3 18 (12.41%) HTML5
3 18 (12.41%) CSS3
4 14 (9.66%) .NET
5 6 (4.14%) STL
6 5 (3.45%) jQuery
7 3 (2.07%) Dojo
7 3 (2.07%) SVG
7 3 (2.07%) Middleware
7 3 (2.07%) Web Services
7 3 (2.07%) SOAP
7 3 (2.07%) J2EE
7 3 (2.07%) Backbone.js
7 3 (2.07%) Ember.js
7 3 (2.07%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.07%) HTML5 Canvas
7 3 (2.07%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 3 (2.07%) REST
8 2 (1.38%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.83%) User Experience
2 6 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.45%) VHDL
3 5 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (2.76%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.07%) Clustering
5 3 (2.07%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.38%) Statistics
7 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.69%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.69%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.69%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.69%) GIS
7 1 (0.69%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.69%) PKI
7 1 (0.69%) PDA
7 1 (0.69%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.55%) Windows
2 18 (12.41%) Linux
3 10 (6.90%) UNIX
4 9 (6.21%) Ubuntu
5 6 (4.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (4.14%) Windows XP
5 6 (4.14%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.76%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.76%) Windows Phone
7 4 (2.76%) Android
8 3 (2.07%) Windows Phone 7
9 2 (1.38%) AIX
10 1 (0.69%) Solaris
10 1 (0.69%) VMS
10 1 (0.69%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (12.41%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (7.59%) ITIL
3 9 (6.21%) Software Engineering
3 9 (6.21%) Incident Management
3 9 (6.21%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (4.83%) UML
5 6 (4.14%) ITSM
5 6 (4.14%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (3.45%) Configuration Management
6 5 (3.45%) Problem Management
7 4 (2.76%) Business Development
7 4 (2.76%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (2.76%) Release Management
7 4 (2.76%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (2.76%) Multithreading
7 4 (2.76%) Analytics
7 4 (2.76%) ITIL V3
7 4 (2.76%) PRINCE2
7 4 (2.76%) MVC
8 3 (2.07%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 23 (15.86%) JavaScript
2 22 (15.17%) C
3 18 (12.41%) C#
3 18 (12.41%) SQL
4 16 (11.03%) C++
5 13 (8.97%) Java
6 9 (6.21%) PL/SQL
7 7 (4.83%) Python
7 7 (4.83%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.76%) Ruby
8 4 (2.76%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.38%) Ada
10 1 (0.69%) VC++
10 1 (0.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 145 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 34 (23.45%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.76%) CCEE
3 4 (2.76%) CCAA
3 4 (2.76%) Degree
3 4 (2.76%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.38%) CISSP
4 2 (1.38%) CCNP
4 2 (1.38%) CCA
4 2 (1.38%) MCITP
4 2 (1.38%) VCP5
5 1 (0.69%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.69%) CCNA
5 1 (0.69%) CCDP
5 1 (0.69%) MCP
5 1 (0.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.45%) DO-254
2 2 (1.38%) DO-178B
2 2 (1.38%) SLA
3 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.76%) XenApp
2 4 (2.76%) XenDesktop
3 3 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.07%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.38%) vSphere
5 1 (0.69%) Firmware
5 1 (0.69%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.69%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.69%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.07%) SCCM
1 3 (2.07%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.38%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.38%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.69%) Netcool
3 1 (0.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.69%) Nessus
3 1 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.69%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (8.97%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.28%) Oracle
3 7 (4.83%) Citrix
4 5 (3.45%) Informatica
4 5 (3.45%) Cognos
4 5 (3.45%) Cisco
4 5 (3.45%) VMware
4 5 (3.45%) Xilinx
5 3 (2.07%) IBM
5 3 (2.07%) Juniper
5 3 (2.07%) webMethods
6 2 (1.38%) Remedy
6 2 (1.38%) NetApp
6 2 (1.38%) Sybase
6 2 (1.38%) HP
6 2 (1.38%) Dell
6 2 (1.38%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.38%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.38%) OpenText
7 1 (0.69%) CheckPoint
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