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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 254 192 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 53.47% 43.94% 28.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 89.12% 88.48% 74.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 101 50
Median daily rate £440 £450 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +18.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £363 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 15
Median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £27.50 £26.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.96 £47.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +32.65%
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
285 217 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 60.00% 49.66% 38.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 118 78
Median daily rate £400 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £349 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 17
Median hourly rate £27.50 £43.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.78% +8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £27.50 £26.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.50 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

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 27 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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 0 60 £330 -26.66% 15
Gloucester 0 38 £430 -4.97% 20
Tewkesbury 0 1 £325 - 2
Security Cleared
South West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 356 (72.21%) DV Cleared
2 147 (29.82%) SC Cleared
3 135 (27.38%) Java
4 127 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
5 126 (25.56%) C
6 75 (15.21%) Oracle
7 73 (14.81%) Linux
8 70 (14.20%) Unix
9 69 (14.00%) Project Management
10 58 (11.76%) C++
11 49 (9.94%) ITIL
11 49 (9.94%) PRINCE2
11 49 (9.94%) Python
12 46 (9.33%) Microsoft
13 44 (8.92%) Web Services
13 44 (8.92%) Bash Shell
14 42 (8.52%) Information Assurance
15 41 (8.32%) JavaScript
15 41 (8.32%) Windows
15 41 (8.32%) Telecoms
16 40 (8.11%) Scrum
16 40 (8.11%) SQL
17 39 (7.91%) MS Excel
17 39 (7.91%) Software Engineering
18 38 (7.71%) Finance
19 37 (7.51%) DevOps
20 36 (7.30%) J2EE
21 34 (6.90%) Perl
22 32 (6.49%) Cisco
23 30 (6.09%) ISO/IEC 27001

Security 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 24 (4.87%) JBoss
2 19 (3.85%) Confluence
3 15 (3.04%) WebSphere
4 13 (2.64%) Apache
4 13 (2.64%) WebLogic
5 10 (2.03%) GlassFish
6 9 (1.83%) Node.js
7 8 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (1.42%) SharePoint
8 7 (1.42%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.22%) IIS
9 6 (1.22%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.81%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.61%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.61%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.61%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 39 (7.91%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.25%) MS Office
3 8 (1.62%) MS Project
4 4 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.61%) Acrobat
5 3 (0.61%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (3.04%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (2.43%) Primavera
3 6 (1.22%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (1.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (1.01%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.61%) Oracle CRM
5 3 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.61%) Office 365
2 2 (0.41%) Amazon S3
2 2 (0.41%) GitHub
2 2 (0.41%) SaaS
3 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.20%) IaaS
3 1 (0.20%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.27%) Firewall
2 22 (4.46%) LAN
3 17 (3.45%) WAN
4 14 (2.84%) DNS
4 14 (2.84%) Internet
5 13 (2.64%) DHCP
6 10 (2.03%) Network Security
6 10 (2.03%) Wireless
7 8 (1.62%) WLAN
8 7 (1.42%) IP Telephony
8 7 (1.42%) VPN
9 5 (1.01%) MPLS
9 5 (1.01%) SAN
10 4 (0.81%) BGP
10 4 (0.81%) EIGRP
10 4 (0.81%) HTTP
10 4 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (0.61%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.61%) VLAN
11 3 (0.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (5.48%) Oracle Database
2 26 (5.27%) Big Data
3 24 (4.87%) Hadoop
4 23 (4.67%) SQL Server
5 22 (4.46%) Relational Database
6 14 (2.84%) MySQL
6 14 (2.84%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (2.43%) OrientDB
8 11 (2.23%) Neo4j
9 4 (0.81%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.81%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.61%) Apache Accumulo
10 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.41%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.41%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.20%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 28 (5.68%) Jenkins
2 25 (5.07%) JIRA
3 14 (2.84%) Eclipse
3 14 (2.84%) Selenium
4 13 (2.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (2.64%) Git (software)
4 13 (2.64%) Maven
5 12 (2.43%) Bitbucket
5 12 (2.43%) Visual Studio
6 11 (2.23%) Cucumber
6 11 (2.23%) Protractor
7 10 (2.03%) Eclipse RCP
7 10 (2.03%) Rational DOORS
8 9 (1.83%) LoadRunner
9 8 (1.62%) ClearCase
9 8 (1.62%) JUnit
9 8 (1.62%) Subversion
9 8 (1.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 7 (1.42%) Ant
10 7 (1.42%) Jasmine
General
1 41 (8.32%) Telecoms
2 38 (7.71%) Finance
3 6 (1.22%) Electronics
4 5 (1.01%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.01%) Military
5 4 (0.81%) Legal
6 3 (0.61%) Marketing
7 2 (0.41%) Billing
7 2 (0.41%) Retail
8 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 142 (28.80%) Developer
2 75 (15.21%) Java Developer
3 38 (7.71%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 35 (7.10%) Consultant
5 34 (6.90%) Analyst
6 26 (5.27%) Project Manager
7 25 (5.07%) Architect
7 25 (5.07%) C++ Developer
8 21 (4.26%) Software Engineer
9 17 (3.45%) Test Analyst
10 16 (3.25%) Applications Developer
11 15 (3.04%) DV Cleared Project Manager
11 15 (3.04%) Test Engineer
12 13 (2.64%) Information Assurance Consultant
13 12 (2.43%) Programme Planner
14 11 (2.23%) Administrator
14 11 (2.23%) JavaScript Developer
14 11 (2.23%) Wintel Engineer
15 10 (2.03%) C++ Software Engineer
15 10 (2.03%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (8.92%) Web Services
2 36 (7.30%) J2EE
3 20 (4.06%) EJB
3 20 (4.06%) HTML
3 20 (4.06%) SOAP
4 18 (3.65%) REST
5 17 (3.45%) Middleware
6 15 (3.04%) Spring
7 14 (2.84%) RESTful
8 13 (2.64%) AngularJS
8 13 (2.64%) Java EE
8 13 (2.64%) XML
9 10 (2.03%) jQuery
9 10 (2.03%) JSF
9 10 (2.03%) Swing
9 10 (2.03%) SWT
10 9 (1.83%) CSS
11 7 (1.42%) HTML5
12 6 (1.22%) Hibernate
13 5 (1.01%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.06%) Data Centre
3 13 (2.64%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.64%) Wiki
4 9 (1.83%) Ergonomics
4 9 (1.83%) Visualisation
5 8 (1.62%) Cyberthreat
5 8 (1.62%) VHDL
6 7 (1.42%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.01%) Cybercrime
7 5 (1.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 5 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (0.81%) Blog
8 4 (0.81%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (0.81%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.61%) BYOD
9 3 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.61%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 73 (14.81%) Linux
2 70 (14.20%) Unix
3 41 (8.32%) Windows
4 14 (2.84%) Windows Server
5 11 (2.23%) Solaris
6 10 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.01%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.61%) AIX
10 3 (0.61%) CentOS
10 3 (0.61%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.20%) HPUX
12 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (14.00%) Project Management
3 49 (9.94%) ITIL
3 49 (9.94%) PRINCE2
4 42 (8.52%) Information Assurance
5 40 (8.11%) Scrum
6 39 (7.91%) Software Engineering
7 37 (7.51%) DevOps
8 25 (5.07%) OO
8 25 (5.07%) Requirements Analysis
9 24 (4.87%) Change Control
9 24 (4.87%) UML
10 23 (4.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 22 (4.46%) Risk Management
12 21 (4.26%) Service Delivery
13 20 (4.06%) Change Management
14 19 (3.85%) Migration
14 19 (3.85%) Requirements Management
15 18 (3.65%) Enterprise Architecture
15 18 (3.65%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 135 (27.38%) Java
2 126 (25.56%) C
3 58 (11.76%) C++
4 49 (9.94%) Python
5 44 (8.92%) Bash Shell
6 41 (8.32%) JavaScript
7 40 (8.11%) SQL
8 34 (6.90%) Perl
9 23 (4.67%) Ruby
10 20 (4.06%) PL/SQL
11 13 (2.64%) Scala
12 12 (2.43%) C#
13 10 (2.03%) PowerShell
13 10 (2.03%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.83%) Embedded C++
15 8 (1.62%) PHP
16 7 (1.42%) Lua
17 6 (1.22%) VC++
18 5 (1.01%) VB
19 3 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 356 (72.21%) DV Cleared
2 147 (29.82%) SC Cleared
3 27 (5.48%) ISTQB
4 26 (5.27%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (5.07%) CCNP
6 23 (4.67%) CISSP
7 19 (3.85%) CLAS
8 16 (3.25%) CCNA
9 14 (2.84%) ISEB
10 13 (2.64%) Degree
11 11 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (1.22%) IISP
12 6 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (0.81%) MCSE
14 4 (0.81%) Sun Certification
15 3 (0.61%) CCIE
15 3 (0.61%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (5.48%) QA
3 23 (4.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 9 (1.83%) RMADS
5 8 (1.62%) SLA
6 7 (1.42%) Disclosure Scotland
6 7 (1.42%) JSP 440
7 6 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (0.61%) HL7
9 2 (0.41%) COBIT
10 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.20%) ISO27002
System Software
1 20 (4.06%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.83%) Firmware
3 9 (1.83%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.01%) vSphere
4 5 (1.01%) XenApp
5 4 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.81%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.61%) Docker
6 3 (0.61%) ProxySG
6 3 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.61%) Xen
7 2 (0.41%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.41%) UAG
8 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.20%) HDFS
8 1 (0.20%) NFS
8 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (2.23%) Puppet
2 10 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.22%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (1.01%) SCCM
5 4 (0.81%) Data Guard
5 4 (0.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (0.61%) Capistrano
6 3 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.61%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.41%) EdgeSight
7 2 (0.41%) Kibana
7 2 (0.41%) yum
8 1 (0.20%) Ansible
8 1 (0.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.20%) MIIS
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (0.20%) SCSM
8 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 75 (15.21%) Oracle
2 46 (9.33%) Microsoft
3 32 (6.49%) Cisco
4 19 (3.85%) VMware
4 19 (3.85%) webMethods
5 15 (3.04%) Red Hat
6 12 (2.43%) HP
7 11 (2.23%) Nortel
8 10 (2.03%) Sybase
9 9 (1.83%) Citrix
10 6 (1.22%) IBM
10 6 (1.22%) OpenText
11 5 (1.01%) Atlassian
11 5 (1.01%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.01%) EMC
11 5 (1.01%) Juniper
11 5 (1.01%) Polycom
12 4 (0.81%) Endeca
12 4 (0.81%) Genesys
12 4 (0.81%) Sun
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