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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 7 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 67 71 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.26% 14.49% 13.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.00% 26.79% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 41 33
Median daily rate £368 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £208 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £12.14 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+254.20% -71.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £31.51 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+19.00% +43.22%
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
231 265 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 49.15% 54.08% 47.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 133 109
Median daily rate £400 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 4
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

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 28 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 September 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 +3 14 £378 +16.15% 5
Gloucester -8 10 £440 +17.33% 7
Tewkesbury +1 2 £331 -11.66%
SC Cleared
South West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 158 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 35 (22.15%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (21.52%) Unix
4 33 (20.89%) CCNP
5 31 (19.62%) Java
6 30 (18.99%) DV Cleared
7 26 (16.46%) C
8 25 (15.82%) Cisco
9 24 (15.19%) ITIL
9 24 (15.19%) LAN
10 23 (14.56%) Linux
10 23 (14.56%) Firewall
11 22 (13.92%) Oracle
12 20 (12.66%) CCNA
12 20 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (12.03%) WAN
14 18 (11.39%) Web Services
15 17 (10.76%) Telecoms
16 16 (10.13%) Enterprise Architecture
16 16 (10.13%) webMethods
16 16 (10.13%) C++
16 16 (10.13%) SOAP
16 16 (10.13%) Solaris
17 15 (9.49%) Windows
17 15 (9.49%) Middleware
17 15 (9.49%) Project Management
18 14 (8.86%) SQL
18 14 (8.86%) DHCP
18 14 (8.86%) Oracle Database
19 13 (8.23%) Degree

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 13 (8.23%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (5.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (3.16%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.53%) GlassFish
5 4 (2.53%) JBoss
5 4 (2.53%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.53%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.90%) Confluence
6 3 (1.90%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (1.90%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.27%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.63%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.63%) GroupWise
8 1 (0.63%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (2.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.90%) MS Office
3 2 (1.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (6.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (4.43%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (3.80%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (3.16%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.63%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.63%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.59%) Office 365
2 6 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.16%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.90%) SaaS
6 2 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.27%) GitHub
6 2 (1.27%) PaaS
7 1 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (15.19%) LAN
2 23 (14.56%) Firewall
3 19 (12.03%) WAN
4 14 (8.86%) DHCP
5 10 (6.33%) VPN
5 10 (6.33%) Wireless
6 7 (4.43%) MPLS
7 6 (3.80%) BGP
7 6 (3.80%) EIGRP
7 6 (3.80%) Internet
7 6 (3.80%) Network Security
8 5 (3.16%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (3.16%) HSRP
8 5 (3.16%) IPsec
8 5 (3.16%) TCP/IP
8 5 (3.16%) VLAN
8 5 (3.16%) WLAN
9 4 (2.53%) IP Telephony
9 4 (2.53%) SNMP
10 3 (1.90%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.86%) Oracle Database
2 13 (8.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (5.70%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.80%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.16%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.90%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.63%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 12 (7.59%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (3.16%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.53%) Eclipse
3 4 (2.53%) Eclipse RCP
4 3 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (1.90%) JIRA
5 2 (1.27%) Maven
5 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.63%) Hudson
6 1 (0.63%) JMeter
6 1 (0.63%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.63%) PeopleTools
6 1 (0.63%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (0.63%) Zephyr
General
1 17 (10.76%) Telecoms
2 9 (5.70%) Military
3 5 (3.16%) Finance
4 2 (1.27%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.63%) Electronics
5 1 (0.63%) Legal
5 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (18.35%) Developer
2 19 (12.03%) Network Engineer
3 17 (10.76%) Architect
4 15 (9.49%) DBA
4 15 (9.49%) Java Developer
5 14 (8.86%) SC Cleared DBA
6 12 (7.59%) Consultant
6 12 (7.59%) Oracle DBA
7 9 (5.70%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 8 (5.06%) Analyst
9 7 (4.43%) Business Analyst
9 7 (4.43%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.80%) Software Engineer
10 6 (3.80%) Telecoms Architect
11 5 (3.16%) Network Architect
11 5 (3.16%) Senior Consultant
11 5 (3.16%) Systems Engineer
12 4 (2.53%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 4 (2.53%) Security Engineer
12 4 (2.53%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.39%) Web Services
2 16 (10.13%) SOAP
3 15 (9.49%) Middleware
4 13 (8.23%) REST
5 9 (5.70%) J2EE
6 8 (5.06%) AngularJS
7 6 (3.80%) RESTful
8 5 (3.16%) CSS
8 5 (3.16%) HTML
9 4 (2.53%) EJB
9 4 (2.53%) Spring
9 4 (2.53%) Swing
9 4 (2.53%) SWT
9 4 (2.53%) WSDL
10 3 (1.90%) XML
11 2 (1.27%) CSS3
11 2 (1.27%) D3.js
11 2 (1.27%) HTML5
11 2 (1.27%) Node.js
11 2 (1.27%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.43%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.16%) ASIC
2 5 (3.16%) CESG
2 5 (3.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (2.53%) Blog
3 4 (2.53%) BYOD
3 4 (2.53%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.53%) PKI
4 3 (1.90%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.90%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.27%) Replication
6 1 (0.63%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.63%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.63%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (0.63%) Clustering
6 1 (0.63%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.63%) VHDL
6 1 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (21.52%) Unix
2 23 (14.56%) Linux
3 16 (10.13%) Solaris
4 15 (9.49%) Windows
5 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.63%) AIX
6 1 (0.63%) Android
6 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.63%) HPUX
6 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.63%) webOS
6 1 (0.63%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (15.19%) ITIL
2 20 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (10.13%) Enterprise Architecture
4 15 (9.49%) Project Management
5 12 (7.59%) UML
6 11 (6.96%) Mentoring
6 11 (6.96%) Requirements Management
7 10 (6.33%) Change Management
7 10 (6.33%) MODAF
7 10 (6.33%) TOGAF
8 8 (5.06%) Migration
9 7 (4.43%) E-business
9 7 (4.43%) ERP
10 6 (3.80%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (3.80%) DevOps
10 6 (3.80%) Scrum
10 6 (3.80%) Software Engineering
10 6 (3.80%) V-Model
11 5 (3.16%) Network Architecture
11 5 (3.16%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 31 (19.62%) Java
2 26 (16.46%) C
3 16 (10.13%) C++
4 14 (8.86%) SQL
5 8 (5.06%) Python
6 5 (3.16%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.53%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.53%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.90%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.90%) Ruby
8 3 (1.90%) VB
9 2 (1.27%) Ada
9 2 (1.27%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.27%) Embedded C++
9 2 (1.27%) Perl
9 2 (1.27%) PHP
9 2 (1.27%) VBScript
10 1 (0.63%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.63%) Korn
10 1 (0.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 158 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 35 (22.15%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (20.89%) CCNP
4 30 (18.99%) DV Cleared
5 20 (12.66%) CCNA
6 13 (8.23%) Degree
7 6 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (3.16%) CCIE
9 4 (2.53%) CISSP
10 2 (1.27%) CCDA
11 1 (0.63%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.63%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (0.63%) CLAS
11 1 (0.63%) IISP
11 1 (0.63%) ISEB
11 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.53%) SLA
3 3 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.63%) HL7
5 1 (0.63%) ISO27002
System Software
1 7 (4.43%) Active Directory
1 7 (4.43%) ProxySG
2 5 (3.16%) Docker
3 4 (2.53%) Firmware
3 4 (2.53%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.27%) Xen
5 2 (1.27%) XenApp
5 2 (1.27%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.43%) SCCM
2 6 (3.80%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (2.53%) Data Guard
3 4 (2.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (1.90%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.90%) SCOM
5 2 (1.27%) EdgeSight
5 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.27%) Netcool
5 2 (1.27%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.63%) SCSM
6 1 (0.63%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 25 (15.82%) Cisco
2 22 (13.92%) Oracle
3 16 (10.13%) webMethods
4 12 (7.59%) Juniper
5 10 (6.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (5.06%) Nortel
7 7 (4.43%) Blue Coat
7 7 (4.43%) F5
7 7 (4.43%) TippingPoint
8 6 (3.80%) IBM
9 4 (2.53%) Citrix
9 4 (2.53%) Endeca
9 4 (2.53%) Sybase
10 3 (1.90%) Forcepoint
10 3 (1.90%) HP
10 3 (1.90%) Intel Security
10 3 (1.90%) Polycom
10 3 (1.90%) VMware
11 2 (1.27%) Informatica
12 1 (0.63%) CheckPoint
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