The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 199 117 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 41.37% 31.20% 45.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 86.15% 84.17% 87.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 53 79
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£450 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £259 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 11
Average hourly rate £44.25 £37.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.00% -2.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.60 £20.20 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.65 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £23.25 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+48.38% -19.82%
Security 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
231 139 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 48.02% 37.07% 51.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 66 90
Average daily rate £450 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £273 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 14
Average hourly rate £43.50 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.28% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £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 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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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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 -1 56 £458 +7.76% 9
Gloucester +1 31 £450 +20.00% 9
Filton 0 3 £400 -11.11%
Tewkesbury +1 2 - -
Mitcheldean - 2 £234 -
Security Cleared
South West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 333 (71.77%) DV Cleared
2 142 (30.60%) SC Cleared
3 103 (22.20%) Agile Software Development
4 101 (21.77%) Java
5 85 (18.32%) C
6 82 (17.67%) Python
7 72 (15.52%) SQL
8 71 (15.30%) Oracle
9 68 (14.66%) Linux
10 62 (13.36%) Windows
11 58 (12.50%) UNIX
12 56 (12.07%) C++
13 50 (10.78%) JavaScript
14 49 (10.56%) Bash Shell
15 45 (9.70%) Perl
15 45 (9.70%) Scrum
16 44 (9.48%) J2EE
16 44 (9.48%) OO
16 44 (9.48%) Ruby
17 42 (9.05%) PL/SQL
18 41 (8.84%) Continuous Integration
18 41 (8.84%) Oracle Database
19 35 (7.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 35 (7.54%) ClearCase
19 35 (7.54%) Release Management
19 35 (7.54%) Subversion
20 34 (7.33%) Finance
21 32 (6.90%) WAN
22 31 (6.68%) PRINCE2
23 30 (6.47%) LAN

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (3.88%) JBoss
2 10 (2.16%) Node.js
3 7 (1.51%) OpenStack
4 6 (1.29%) CMS
5 4 (0.86%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.86%) Eucalyptus
6 3 (0.65%) GlassFish
6 3 (0.65%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.65%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.43%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.43%) Apache Qpid
8 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.22%) Lync
8 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.22%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 17 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.08%) MS Project
3 3 (0.65%) MS Office
4 2 (0.43%) S-PLUS
4 2 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (5.17%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.94%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (1.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.90%) WAN
2 30 (6.47%) LAN
3 26 (5.60%) Firewall
4 21 (4.53%) TCP/IP
5 16 (3.45%) DNS
6 14 (3.02%) Wireshark
7 11 (2.37%) SDH
8 10 (2.16%) 3G
8 10 (2.16%) 2G
8 10 (2.16%) 2.5G
9 9 (1.94%) 4G
9 9 (1.94%) Network Security
10 8 (1.72%) BGP
10 8 (1.72%) OSPF
10 8 (1.72%) SSL
10 8 (1.72%) VPN
10 8 (1.72%) IPsec
11 6 (1.29%) NetScaler
11 6 (1.29%) VoIP
12 4 (0.86%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (8.84%) Oracle Database
2 22 (4.74%) SQL Server
3 15 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 15 (3.23%) MySQL
4 12 (2.59%) Oracle9i Database
4 12 (2.59%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (1.94%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (1.51%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.86%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.65%) SQLite
10 2 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.22%) QlikView
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 35 (7.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 35 (7.54%) ClearCase
1 35 (7.54%) Subversion
2 22 (4.74%) Git (software)
3 20 (4.31%) Maven
4 18 (3.88%) LoadRunner
4 18 (3.88%) Ant
5 17 (3.66%) Oracle APEX
5 17 (3.66%) Apache Ivy
6 15 (3.23%) SoapUI
7 13 (2.80%) JIRA
8 8 (1.72%) Rational Functional Tester
9 6 (1.29%) JUnit
10 5 (1.08%) Visual Studio
11 4 (0.86%) Jenkins
11 4 (0.86%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.86%) GCC
12 3 (0.65%) Mockito
12 3 (0.65%) Eclipse RCP
12 3 (0.65%) GDB
General
1 34 (7.33%) Finance
2 27 (5.82%) Telecoms
3 8 (1.72%) Military
3 8 (1.72%) Avionics
4 3 (0.65%) Electronics
5 1 (0.22%) Law
5 1 (0.22%) Legal
5 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 162 (34.91%) Developer
2 67 (14.44%) Java Developer
3 36 (7.76%) Architect
4 34 (7.33%) C++ Developer
5 26 (5.60%) Consultant
6 25 (5.39%) Analyst
7 23 (4.96%) DBA
8 22 (4.74%) Oracle DBA
9 21 (4.53%) Software Developer
10 20 (4.31%) Senior Developer
11 19 (4.09%) Project Manager
12 15 (3.23%) Network Engineer
13 14 (3.02%) Test Analyst
14 12 (2.59%) Test Manager
14 12 (2.59%) Oracle Developer
15 10 (2.16%) Service Manager
15 10 (2.16%) Senior Oracle Developer
15 10 (2.16%) Citrix Engineer
15 10 (2.16%) Senior Java Developer
16 9 (1.94%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (9.48%) J2EE
2 29 (6.25%) Web Services
3 27 (5.82%) HTML
4 25 (5.39%) Java EE
5 23 (4.96%) Hibernate
6 22 (4.74%) CSS
7 20 (4.31%) XML
8 18 (3.88%) EJB
8 18 (3.88%) JSF
8 18 (3.88%) HTML5
8 18 (3.88%) CSS3
9 17 (3.66%) STL
10 16 (3.45%) .NET
11 15 (3.23%) JPA
11 15 (3.23%) EJB 3.0
11 15 (3.23%) JAXB
12 7 (1.51%) RESTful
12 7 (1.51%) jQuery
12 7 (1.51%) Django
13 6 (1.29%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 21 (4.53%) Management Information System
2 18 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (2.80%) Client/Server
4 12 (2.59%) Mobile App
5 8 (1.72%) User Experience
6 6 (1.29%) VHDL
6 6 (1.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 5 (1.08%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.86%) Private Cloud
8 4 (0.86%) Public Cloud
8 4 (0.86%) Blackberry
8 4 (0.86%) Clustering
8 4 (0.86%) Replication
9 3 (0.65%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.65%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.65%) Statistics
9 3 (0.65%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.43%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.43%) GIS
10 2 (0.43%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 68 (14.66%) Linux
2 62 (13.36%) Windows
3 58 (12.50%) UNIX
4 9 (1.94%) Ubuntu
4 9 (1.94%) Windows XP
5 8 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.29%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.86%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.86%) Android
9 4 (0.86%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.65%) Windows Phone 7
10 3 (0.65%) CentOS
11 2 (0.43%) AIX
12 1 (0.22%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.22%) VMS
12 1 (0.22%) Solaris
12 1 (0.22%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (22.20%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (9.70%) Scrum
3 44 (9.48%) OO
4 41 (8.84%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (7.54%) Release Management
6 31 (6.68%) PRINCE2
7 29 (6.25%) ITIL
8 28 (6.03%) OOD
9 25 (5.39%) Performance Tuning
10 24 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (4.74%) Test Scripting
13 21 (4.53%) Software Engineering
14 19 (4.09%) Functional Testing
15 17 (3.66%) Change Control
16 16 (3.45%) Configuration Management
16 16 (3.45%) Project Management
16 16 (3.45%) Risk Management
17 15 (3.23%) Security Architecture
18 14 (3.02%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 101 (21.77%) Java
2 85 (18.32%) C
3 82 (17.67%) Python
4 72 (15.52%) SQL
5 56 (12.07%) C++
6 50 (10.78%) JavaScript
7 49 (10.56%) Bash Shell
8 45 (9.70%) Perl
9 44 (9.48%) Ruby
10 42 (9.05%) PL/SQL
11 20 (4.31%) C#
12 16 (3.45%) PHP
12 16 (3.45%) Lua
13 11 (2.37%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.43%) Ada
15 1 (0.22%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.22%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.22%) VB
15 1 (0.22%) VC++
Qualifications
1 333 (71.77%) DV Cleared
2 142 (30.60%) SC Cleared
3 19 (4.09%) CISSP
4 14 (3.02%) ISTQB
5 11 (2.37%) Degree
5 11 (2.37%) Sun Certification
6 9 (1.94%) OCPJP
6 9 (1.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (1.72%) CISM
7 8 (1.72%) BC Cleared
8 7 (1.51%) ISEB
8 7 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.86%) CCEE
10 4 (0.86%) CCAA
11 3 (0.65%) CCA
11 3 (0.65%) CCNP
12 2 (0.43%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (1.72%) SLA
3 7 (1.51%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.29%) DO-254
5 2 (0.43%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.22%) QA
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (3.66%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.29%) vSphere
5 5 (1.08%) XenApp
6 4 (0.86%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.65%) vCloud
7 3 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.65%) Firmware
8 1 (0.22%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (2.16%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.29%) SCCM
3 4 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.86%) Puppet
4 2 (0.43%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.43%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.43%) Nagios
4 2 (0.43%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.22%) SCOM
5 1 (0.22%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.22%) Nessus
5 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.22%) Netcool
5 1 (0.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.22%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.22%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 71 (15.30%) Oracle
2 22 (4.74%) Citrix
3 21 (4.53%) Cisco
4 18 (3.88%) Microsoft
5 15 (3.23%) VMware
6 11 (2.37%) Sun
7 9 (1.94%) McAfee
8 7 (1.51%) HP
8 7 (1.51%) Informatica
9 6 (1.29%) NetApp
9 6 (1.29%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.29%) Xilinx
10 5 (1.08%) IBM
10 5 (1.08%) Juniper
10 5 (1.08%) Cognos
11 4 (0.86%) Sybase
12 2 (0.43%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.43%) Dell
12 2 (0.43%) Veritas
12 2 (0.43%) Remedy
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