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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 8 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 70 74 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.89% 14.98% 16.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.29% 27.41% 34.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 45 33
Median daily rate £380 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £225 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 8
Median hourly rate £42.50 £12.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.00% -70.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.20 £11.78 £40.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £43.00 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £35.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.01% +77.50%
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
239 270 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 50.85% 54.66% 46.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 157 90
Median daily rate £406 £420 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £267 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 10
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £11.78 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.30 £43.00 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -2 17 £380 +21.60% 8
Gloucester -9 11 £418 +1.82% 10
SC Cleared
South West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 155 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 37 (23.87%) Unix
3 35 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (21.29%) CCNP
5 30 (19.35%) DV Cleared
6 27 (17.42%) C
7 26 (16.77%) Java
8 25 (16.13%) ITIL
8 25 (16.13%) Cisco
9 24 (15.48%) Oracle
10 23 (14.84%) LAN
10 23 (14.84%) Firewall
10 23 (14.84%) Telecoms
11 20 (12.90%) Web Services
12 19 (12.26%) C++
12 19 (12.26%) CCNA
13 18 (11.61%) WAN
14 17 (10.97%) SOAP
14 17 (10.97%) Project Management
14 17 (10.97%) webMethods
14 17 (10.97%) Enterprise Architecture
15 16 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (10.32%) Middleware
15 16 (10.32%) Linux
15 16 (10.32%) Rational DOORS
16 15 (9.68%) Degree
16 15 (9.68%) UML
16 15 (9.68%) Solaris
16 15 (9.68%) SQL
17 14 (9.03%) J2EE

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 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (3.87%) GlassFish
3 6 (3.87%) JBoss
3 6 (3.87%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (3.87%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.87%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.58%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.94%) Confluence
5 3 (1.94%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (1.94%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.29%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.65%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.65%) GroupWise
7 1 (0.65%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.65%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.65%) Moodle
Applications
1 6 (3.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.94%) MS Office
2 3 (1.94%) MS Project
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (6.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (4.52%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (3.87%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.65%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.45%) Office 365
2 6 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.23%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.94%) SaaS
6 2 (1.29%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.29%) GitHub
6 2 (1.29%) PaaS
7 1 (0.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.84%) Firewall
1 23 (14.84%) LAN
2 18 (11.61%) WAN
3 14 (9.03%) DHCP
4 12 (7.74%) Wireless
5 10 (6.45%) VPN
6 7 (4.52%) MPLS
6 7 (4.52%) WLAN
7 6 (3.87%) BGP
7 6 (3.87%) EIGRP
7 6 (3.87%) Internet
7 6 (3.87%) IP Telephony
8 5 (3.23%) HSRP
8 5 (3.23%) IPsec
8 5 (3.23%) Network Security
8 5 (3.23%) VLAN
9 4 (2.58%) SNMP
9 4 (2.58%) TCP/IP
10 3 (1.94%) DNS
10 3 (1.94%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.39%) Oracle Database
1 13 (8.39%) Oracle Database 11g
2 12 (7.74%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.52%) Hadoop
3 7 (4.52%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.94%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.29%) Big Data
5 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.65%) MS Access
6 1 (0.65%) MySQL
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.65%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 16 (10.32%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (3.87%) Eclipse
2 6 (3.87%) Eclipse RCP
3 4 (2.58%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.94%) JIRA
5 2 (1.29%) GCC
5 2 (1.29%) Maven
5 2 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.29%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.65%) Hudson
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
General
1 23 (14.84%) Telecoms
2 10 (6.45%) Military
3 6 (3.87%) Finance
4 3 (1.94%) Electronics
5 2 (1.29%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.29%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Legal
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (17.42%) Developer
2 19 (12.26%) Architect
3 18 (11.61%) Network Engineer
4 15 (9.68%) DBA
5 14 (9.03%) Java Developer
5 14 (9.03%) SC Cleared DBA
6 12 (7.74%) Consultant
6 12 (7.74%) Oracle DBA
7 9 (5.81%) Analyst
7 9 (5.81%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 8 (5.16%) Software Engineer
9 7 (4.52%) Business Analyst
9 7 (4.52%) Network Architect
10 6 (3.87%) C++ Software Engineer
10 6 (3.87%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (3.87%) Telecoms Architect
11 5 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
11 5 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (2.58%) Design Engineer
12 4 (2.58%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.90%) Web Services
2 17 (10.97%) SOAP
3 16 (10.32%) Middleware
4 14 (9.03%) J2EE
4 14 (9.03%) REST
5 6 (3.87%) EJB
5 6 (3.87%) RESTful
5 6 (3.87%) Swing
5 6 (3.87%) SWT
6 4 (2.58%) AngularJS
6 4 (2.58%) WSDL
7 3 (1.94%) CSS
7 3 (1.94%) HTML
8 2 (1.29%) D3.js
8 2 (1.29%) Node.js
8 2 (1.29%) XML
8 2 (1.29%) XSD
9 1 (0.65%) OCX
9 1 (0.65%) OpenCL
9 1 (0.65%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.16%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (3.23%) ASIC
3 5 (3.23%) CESG
3 5 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.58%) Blog
4 4 (2.58%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.58%) PKI
5 3 (1.94%) BYOD
5 3 (1.94%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.94%) Cybercrime
5 3 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.29%) Replication
6 2 (1.29%) VHDL
7 1 (0.65%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.65%) Clustering
7 1 (0.65%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.65%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (23.87%) Unix
2 16 (10.32%) Linux
3 15 (9.68%) Solaris
4 8 (5.16%) Windows
5 2 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.65%) HPUX
6 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (16.13%) ITIL
2 17 (10.97%) Enterprise Architecture
2 17 (10.97%) Project Management
3 16 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (9.68%) UML
5 13 (8.39%) Requirements Management
6 12 (7.74%) MODAF
6 12 (7.74%) TOGAF
7 11 (7.10%) Mentoring
8 10 (6.45%) Change Management
9 9 (5.81%) Migration
10 8 (5.16%) Software Engineering
11 7 (4.52%) E-business
11 7 (4.52%) ERP
11 7 (4.52%) PRINCE2
11 7 (4.52%) V-Model
12 6 (3.87%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (3.87%) Information Security
12 6 (3.87%) Project Planning
13 5 (3.23%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (17.42%) C
2 26 (16.77%) Java
3 19 (12.26%) C++
4 15 (9.68%) SQL
5 4 (2.58%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.58%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.94%) Embedded C++
6 3 (1.94%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.94%) VB
6 3 (1.94%) VC++
7 2 (1.29%) Ada
7 2 (1.29%) Perl
7 2 (1.29%) PHP
7 2 (1.29%) Python
7 2 (1.29%) VBScript
8 1 (0.65%) C#
8 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.65%) Korn
8 1 (0.65%) Ruby
8 1 (0.65%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 155 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 35 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (21.29%) CCNP
4 30 (19.35%) DV Cleared
5 19 (12.26%) CCNA
6 15 (9.68%) Degree
7 8 (5.16%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (3.87%) CCIE
9 4 (2.58%) CISSP
10 2 (1.29%) CCDA
11 1 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.65%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (0.65%) CLAS
11 1 (0.65%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.65%) IISP
11 1 (0.65%) ISEB
11 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (2.58%) SLA
4 3 (1.94%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (1.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.65%) HL7
6 1 (0.65%) ISO27002
System Software
1 8 (5.16%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.52%) ProxySG
3 6 (3.87%) Firmware
4 4 (2.58%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.29%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.29%) Xen
6 2 (1.29%) XenApp
6 2 (1.29%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.65%) Docker
7 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.52%) SCCM
2 6 (3.87%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (2.58%) Data Guard
3 4 (2.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (1.94%) SCOM
5 2 (1.29%) EdgeSight
5 2 (1.29%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.29%) Netcool
5 2 (1.29%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.65%) SCSM
6 1 (0.65%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 25 (16.13%) Cisco
2 24 (15.48%) Oracle
3 17 (10.97%) webMethods
4 12 (7.74%) Juniper
5 11 (7.10%) Microsoft
6 10 (6.45%) Nortel
7 7 (4.52%) Blue Coat
7 7 (4.52%) F5
7 7 (4.52%) TippingPoint
8 6 (3.87%) Sybase
9 5 (3.23%) IBM
10 4 (2.58%) Citrix
10 4 (2.58%) Endeca
10 4 (2.58%) Polycom
11 3 (1.94%) Forcepoint
11 3 (1.94%) Genesys
11 3 (1.94%) Meraki
11 3 (1.94%) Siemens
11 3 (1.94%) VMware
12 2 (1.29%) HP
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