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 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 10 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 43 84 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 9.53% 16.03% 23.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.38% 28.87% 48.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 45 24
Average daily rate £400 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £325 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £489 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 5
Average hourly rate £45.00 £44.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +120.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £40.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.14 £45.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+69.18% +39.55%
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
234 291 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 51.88% 55.53% 47.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 156 56
Average daily rate £450 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £340 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 13
Average hourly rate £27.50 £42.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.91% +111.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £30.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.10 £44.85 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 9 February 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
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 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Cheltenham +16 11 £465 -13.71% 8
Tewkesbury -1 11 £275 -47.11% 1
Gloucester -9 6 £400 -0.62% 12
Filton -1 2 £500 -
SC Cleared
South West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 104 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (22.12%) DV Cleared
3 21 (20.19%) C
4 20 (19.23%) Unix
5 18 (17.31%) Windows
6 17 (16.35%) Microsoft
7 16 (15.38%) Java
7 16 (15.38%) SQL Server
8 15 (14.42%) C#
8 15 (14.42%) C++
9 14 (13.46%) Oracle
9 14 (13.46%) Software Engineering
10 13 (12.50%) Web Services
11 11 (10.58%) J2EE
11 11 (10.58%) REST
12 10 (9.62%) Linux
13 9 (8.65%) Middleware
13 9 (8.65%) webMethods
13 9 (8.65%) SOAP
13 9 (8.65%) ITIL
13 9 (8.65%) Enterprise Architecture
14 8 (7.69%) WPF
14 8 (7.69%) Telecoms
14 8 (7.69%) Validation
14 8 (7.69%) Visual Studio
14 8 (7.69%) UML
14 8 (7.69%) MS Excel
14 8 (7.69%) WAN
14 8 (7.69%) TCP/IP
14 8 (7.69%) Project Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 7 (6.73%) GlassFish
1 7 (6.73%) JBoss
1 7 (6.73%) WebLogic
1 7 (6.73%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.81%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.88%) ArcGIS
5 2 (1.92%) Apache
5 2 (1.92%) Node.js
6 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.88%) MS Project
3 2 (1.92%) MS Office
4 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 8 (7.69%) WAN
2 5 (4.81%) LAN
3 3 (2.88%) DNS
4 2 (1.92%) IP Telephony
4 2 (1.92%) MPLS
4 2 (1.92%) Network Security
4 2 (1.92%) SAN
5 1 (0.96%) BGP
5 1 (0.96%) DHCP
5 1 (0.96%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.96%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.96%) IPv6
5 1 (0.96%) LDAP
5 1 (0.96%) NAS
5 1 (0.96%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.96%) Wireless
5 1 (0.96%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.73%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.92%) Big Data
3 2 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.92%) DB2
3 2 (1.92%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.92%) MySQL
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.92%) SQLPlus
4 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.73%) Eclipse
2 7 (6.73%) Eclipse RCP
2 7 (6.73%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.88%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.96%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.96%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.96%) JUnit
4 1 (0.96%) MSI
4 1 (0.96%) MSTest
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.96%) Selenium
General
1 8 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.88%) Finance
3 2 (1.92%) Retail
4 1 (0.96%) Billing
4 1 (0.96%) Legal
4 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.96%) Military
Job Titles
1 30 (28.85%) Developer
2 12 (11.54%) Java Developer
3 10 (9.62%) Project Manager
4 9 (8.65%) Software Engineer
5 8 (7.69%) Analyst
6 7 (6.73%) C# Developer
6 7 (6.73%) Consultant
7 6 (5.77%) Hardware Engineer
7 6 (5.77%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
8 5 (4.81%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.81%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (4.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 4 (3.85%) Architect
9 4 (3.85%) DV Cleared Java Developer
9 4 (3.85%) Exchange Engineer
9 4 (3.85%) Exchange Migration Engineer
9 4 (3.85%) Migration Engineer
9 4 (3.85%) Oracle Consultant
9 4 (3.85%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 3 (2.88%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.50%) Web Services
2 11 (10.58%) J2EE
2 11 (10.58%) REST
3 9 (8.65%) Middleware
3 9 (8.65%) SOAP
4 8 (7.69%) WPF
5 7 (6.73%) EJB
5 7 (6.73%) Swing
5 7 (6.73%) SWT
5 7 (6.73%) WCF
6 4 (3.85%) .NET
6 4 (3.85%) HTML
7 3 (2.88%) CSS
8 2 (1.92%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.92%) XML
9 1 (0.96%) Django
9 1 (0.96%) Drools
9 1 (0.96%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.96%) HTML5
9 1 (0.96%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.73%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.88%) VHDL
5 2 (1.92%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.92%) EPoS
5 2 (1.92%) iPad
5 2 (1.92%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.92%) Physics
5 2 (1.92%) PMI
5 2 (1.92%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (1.92%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.96%) Cybercrime
6 1 (0.96%) Replication
6 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.23%) Unix
2 18 (17.31%) Windows
3 10 (9.62%) Linux
4 8 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.85%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.96%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.96%) HPUX
8 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.96%) Solaris
8 1 (0.96%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.96%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.96%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (13.46%) Software Engineering
2 9 (8.65%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (8.65%) ITIL
3 8 (7.69%) Project Management
3 8 (7.69%) UML
3 8 (7.69%) Validation
4 7 (6.73%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (6.73%) MVVM
4 7 (6.73%) PRINCE2
5 6 (5.77%) Migration
6 4 (3.85%) ITIL V3
7 3 (2.88%) Business Analysis
7 3 (2.88%) Open Source
7 3 (2.88%) Performance Improvement
7 3 (2.88%) Scrum
7 3 (2.88%) Unit Testing
8 2 (1.92%) Asset Management
8 2 (1.92%) Data Analysis
8 2 (1.92%) TDD
8 2 (1.92%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.19%) C
2 16 (15.38%) Java
3 15 (14.42%) C#
3 15 (14.42%) C++
4 7 (6.73%) SQL
5 5 (4.81%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.88%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.88%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.92%) Embedded C++
7 2 (1.92%) Perl
7 2 (1.92%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.92%) Python
8 1 (0.96%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.96%) Korn
8 1 (0.96%) Ruby
8 1 (0.96%) VB
8 1 (0.96%) VBScript
8 1 (0.96%) VC++
8 1 (0.96%) XPath
8 1 (0.96%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 104 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (22.12%) DV Cleared
3 7 (6.73%) Degree
4 4 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.92%) CCNA
5 2 (1.92%) CCNP
5 2 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.92%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.96%) APMG
6 1 (0.96%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.96%) HNC
6 1 (0.96%) HND
6 1 (0.96%) MAPM
6 1 (0.96%) MCSE
6 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.92%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.96%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (4.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.88%) Firmware
2 3 (2.88%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.88%) SCCM
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.96%) Ansible
3 1 (0.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.96%) Puppet
3 1 (0.96%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (16.35%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.46%) Oracle
3 9 (8.65%) webMethods
4 7 (6.73%) Sybase
5 6 (5.77%) Cisco
6 5 (4.81%) ESRI
7 3 (2.88%) HP
7 3 (2.88%) LANDesk
8 2 (1.92%) Dell
8 2 (1.92%) Fujitsu
8 2 (1.92%) LogRhythm
8 2 (1.92%) Rally
8 2 (1.92%) Sourcefire
8 2 (1.92%) VMware
9 1 (0.96%) Altiris
9 1 (0.96%) Lumension
9 1 (0.96%) OpenText
9 1 (0.96%) Percona
9 1 (0.96%) Polycom
9 1 (0.96%) SaltStack
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