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 29 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
29 May 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 184 112 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 42.20% 30.60% 40.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 88.04% 74.67% 81.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 51 73
Average daily rate
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£453 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £275 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £372
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 10
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £26.90 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.50 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -22.41%
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
209 150 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.94% 40.98% 49.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 81 82
Average daily rate £450 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £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 9 17 11
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 £27.50 £26.70 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.10 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 29 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
Cheltenham -1 62 £450 +4.34% 5
Gloucester +2 21 £453 +22.71% 6
Tewkesbury 0 1 - - 1
Filton -1 1 £400 -11.11%
Security Cleared
South West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 317 (75.30%) DV Cleared
2 117 (27.79%) SC Cleared
3 108 (25.65%) Java
4 106 (25.18%) Agile Software Development
5 89 (21.14%) C
6 76 (18.05%) Python
7 69 (16.39%) SQL
8 65 (15.44%) Oracle
9 59 (14.01%) UNIX
10 58 (13.78%) Linux
11 50 (11.88%) J2EE
12 46 (10.93%) C++
12 46 (10.93%) JavaScript
13 41 (9.74%) Windows
14 40 (9.50%) OO
14 40 (9.50%) Perl
14 40 (9.50%) Scrum
15 37 (8.79%) Web Services
16 35 (8.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 35 (8.31%) ClearCase
16 35 (8.31%) Subversion
16 35 (8.31%) Ruby
17 34 (8.08%) Bash Shell
17 34 (8.08%) Oracle Database
18 33 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
18 33 (7.84%) PL/SQL
19 30 (7.13%) HTML
19 30 (7.13%) WAN
19 30 (7.13%) Release Management
20 28 (6.65%) LAN

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 19 (4.51%) JBoss
2 6 (1.43%) CMS
2 6 (1.43%) Node.js
3 4 (0.95%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.71%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.71%) GlassFish
4 3 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (0.71%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.48%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.48%) Eucalyptus
5 2 (0.48%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.24%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.24%) Lync
6 1 (0.24%) Apache Qpid
6 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.24%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (3.56%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.43%) MS Project
2 6 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.95%) MS Office
4 3 (0.71%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.48%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 20 (4.75%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.66%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.71%) GitHub
2 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.13%) WAN
2 28 (6.65%) LAN
3 26 (6.18%) TCP/IP
4 25 (5.94%) Firewall
5 21 (4.99%) DNS
6 16 (3.80%) Wireshark
7 13 (3.09%) SDH
8 12 (2.85%) 2G
8 12 (2.85%) 2.5G
8 12 (2.85%) 3G
9 11 (2.61%) 4G
10 9 (2.14%) DHCP
11 8 (1.90%) VPN
11 8 (1.90%) OSPF
11 8 (1.90%) BGP
11 8 (1.90%) SSL
11 8 (1.90%) IPsec
11 8 (1.90%) Network Security
12 6 (1.43%) VoIP
13 4 (0.95%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (8.08%) Oracle Database
2 25 (5.94%) SQL Server
3 18 (4.28%) MongoDB
3 18 (4.28%) MySQL
4 9 (2.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (2.14%) Oracle9i Database
5 8 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.43%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (0.71%) SQLite
8 3 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.24%) Impala
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.24%) QlikView
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.24%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (0.24%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 35 (8.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 35 (8.31%) ClearCase
1 35 (8.31%) Subversion
2 22 (5.23%) Git (software)
3 19 (4.51%) Ant
4 18 (4.28%) Maven
4 18 (4.28%) Apache Ivy
5 16 (3.80%) Oracle APEX
5 16 (3.80%) SoapUI
6 12 (2.85%) JIRA
7 8 (1.90%) LoadRunner
8 7 (1.66%) JUnit
9 5 (1.19%) Rational Functional Tester
9 5 (1.19%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.71%) Eclipse RCP
10 3 (0.71%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.71%) Mockito
10 3 (0.71%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (0.48%) JMeter
General
1 26 (6.18%) Finance
2 12 (2.85%) Telecoms
3 8 (1.90%) Military
4 5 (1.19%) Avionics
5 2 (0.48%) Electronics
5 2 (0.48%) Legal
6 1 (0.24%) Publishing
6 1 (0.24%) Law
Job Titles
1 150 (35.63%) Developer
2 71 (16.86%) Java Developer
3 36 (8.55%) Architect
4 27 (6.41%) C++ Developer
5 22 (5.23%) Analyst
6 19 (4.51%) DBA
7 18 (4.28%) Senior Developer
7 18 (4.28%) Consultant
7 18 (4.28%) Oracle DBA
8 15 (3.56%) Project Manager
9 13 (3.09%) Network Engineer
9 13 (3.09%) Tester
10 12 (2.85%) Test Analyst
10 12 (2.85%) Software Developer
11 11 (2.61%) Senior Java Developer
12 10 (2.38%) Python Developer
13 9 (2.14%) Oracle Developer
13 9 (2.14%) Administrator
13 9 (2.14%) Business Analyst
14 8 (1.90%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (11.88%) J2EE
2 37 (8.79%) Web Services
3 30 (7.13%) HTML
4 25 (5.94%) XML
5 24 (5.70%) Hibernate
6 23 (5.46%) CSS
7 19 (4.51%) EJB
7 19 (4.51%) JSF
8 17 (4.04%) Java EE
9 16 (3.80%) JPA
9 16 (3.80%) EJB 3.0
9 16 (3.80%) JAXB
10 15 (3.56%) STL
11 14 (3.33%) CSS3
11 14 (3.33%) HTML5
12 12 (2.85%) .NET
13 8 (1.90%) Django
14 7 (1.66%) jQuery
15 6 (1.43%) Middleware
15 6 (1.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.70%) Data Centre
2 21 (4.99%) Management Information System
3 18 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 12 (2.85%) Client/Server
6 11 (2.61%) User Experience
7 5 (1.19%) Clustering
8 4 (0.95%) Blackberry
8 4 (0.95%) VHDL
8 4 (0.95%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.71%) Statistics
9 3 (0.71%) Derivative
9 3 (0.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (0.71%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.48%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.48%) GIS
10 2 (0.48%) Replication
10 2 (0.48%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.48%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.24%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 59 (14.01%) UNIX
2 58 (13.78%) Linux
3 41 (9.74%) Windows
4 9 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.43%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.19%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.19%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.95%) Android
8 4 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.95%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.95%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.71%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.24%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.24%) VMS
10 1 (0.24%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.24%) AIX
10 1 (0.24%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (25.18%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (9.50%) OO
2 40 (9.50%) Scrum
3 33 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (7.13%) Release Management
5 28 (6.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (6.18%) PRINCE2
7 24 (5.70%) ITIL
8 23 (5.46%) OOD
9 22 (5.23%) Performance Tuning
10 21 (4.99%) Software Engineering
11 17 (4.04%) Risk Management
11 17 (4.04%) Project Management
11 17 (4.04%) Functional Testing
12 15 (3.56%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (3.56%) Information Assurance
12 15 (3.56%) Security Architecture
13 14 (3.33%) Test Scripting
13 14 (3.33%) Change Control
14 13 (3.09%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 108 (25.65%) Java
2 89 (21.14%) C
3 76 (18.05%) Python
4 69 (16.39%) SQL
5 46 (10.93%) C++
5 46 (10.93%) JavaScript
6 40 (9.50%) Perl
7 35 (8.31%) Ruby
8 34 (8.08%) Bash Shell
9 33 (7.84%) PL/SQL
10 19 (4.51%) C#
11 18 (4.28%) PHP
11 18 (4.28%) Shell Script
12 17 (4.04%) Lua
13 3 (0.71%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.48%) Ada
15 1 (0.24%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.24%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.24%) VC++
15 1 (0.24%) VB
Qualifications
1 317 (75.30%) DV Cleared
2 117 (27.79%) SC Cleared
3 23 (5.46%) CISSP
4 13 (3.09%) Sun Certification
5 11 (2.61%) Degree
6 9 (2.14%) OCPJP
7 8 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (1.90%) CISM
8 7 (1.66%) BC Cleared
9 5 (1.19%) ISEB
9 5 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.95%) CCNP
10 4 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.95%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.71%) MCTS
11 3 (0.71%) MCITP
11 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 1 (0.24%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.66%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.71%) DO-254
3 3 (0.71%) SLA
4 2 (0.48%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.24%) QA
5 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (3.56%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.14%) vSphere
3 6 (1.43%) Firmware
3 6 (1.43%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.24%) HDFS
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.24%) XenApp
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.24%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (1.66%) SCCM
2 3 (0.71%) Vagrant
2 3 (0.71%) Puppet
3 2 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.48%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.24%) Nessus
4 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.24%) SCOM
4 1 (0.24%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.24%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.24%) Nagios
4 1 (0.24%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 65 (15.44%) Oracle
2 20 (4.75%) Cisco
3 16 (3.80%) Microsoft
4 13 (3.09%) Citrix
4 13 (3.09%) Sun
4 13 (3.09%) VMware
5 12 (2.85%) McAfee
6 11 (2.61%) HP
7 9 (2.14%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.43%) Infoblox
9 5 (1.19%) TOWER Software
9 5 (1.19%) Informatica
9 5 (1.19%) IBM
10 4 (0.95%) Sybase
10 4 (0.95%) Juniper
10 4 (0.95%) NetApp
10 4 (0.95%) webMethods
11 3 (0.71%) Xilinx
12 2 (0.48%) OpenText
13 1 (0.24%) LogRhythm
Gloucestershire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 10 days ago