The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Gloucestershire region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 168 49 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 36.44% 20.42% 32.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 78.87% 64.47% 75.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 35 65
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.82% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £309 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £475 £512
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £371 £374
% change year-on-year
+1.21% -0.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 20
Average hourly rate £41.50 £54.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.85% +43.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £54.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £54.50 £39.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.00%
Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
213 76 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 46.20% 31.67% 42.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 45 98
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £309 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 23
Average hourly rate £40.50 £54.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.68% +43.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £29.45 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £54.50 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
Security Cleared
South West

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 1 August 2014.

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
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 1 August 2014. 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
Gloucester 0 44 £448 +1.73% 10
Cheltenham +6 38 £365 +17.58% 13
Berkeley - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - -
Security Cleared
South West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 130 (47.62%) SC Cleared
2 128 (46.89%) DV Cleared
3 48 (17.58%) Project Management
4 41 (15.02%) Windows
5 37 (13.55%) Linux
5 37 (13.55%) Telecoms
6 36 (13.19%) Java
6 36 (13.19%) Oracle
6 36 (13.19%) Microsoft
7 30 (10.99%) C
8 27 (9.89%) LAN
9 24 (8.79%) SQL
9 24 (8.79%) UNIX
10 22 (8.06%) Finance
10 22 (8.06%) MS Excel
10 22 (8.06%) SharePoint
10 22 (8.06%) Software Engineering
11 20 (7.33%) C++
11 20 (7.33%) WAN
12 19 (6.96%) MS Project
12 19 (6.96%) ITIL
13 18 (6.59%) Service Delivery
13 18 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (6.23%) VMware
14 17 (6.23%) OO
14 17 (6.23%) Python
14 17 (6.23%) Active Directory
15 16 (5.86%) HP
15 16 (5.86%) MS Office
15 16 (5.86%) Release Management

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 22 (8.06%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.30%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (2.93%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.10%) IIS
6 2 (0.73%) Apache
6 2 (0.73%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.73%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.37%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.37%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.37%) Lync
7 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.37%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.37%) Documentum
Applications
1 22 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.96%) MS Project
3 16 (5.86%) MS Office
4 8 (2.93%) Simulink
5 6 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (1.83%) Windchill
7 4 (1.47%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.37%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.37%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (2.93%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.47%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (1.47%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (1.47%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.73%) Oracle ASCP
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Manufacturing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.89%) LAN
2 20 (7.33%) WAN
3 12 (4.40%) SAN
4 10 (3.66%) Firewall
5 8 (2.93%) TCP/IP
6 6 (2.20%) VPN
7 5 (1.83%) Network Security
7 5 (1.83%) Internet
8 4 (1.47%) MPLS
8 4 (1.47%) DNS
8 4 (1.47%) DHCP
8 4 (1.47%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (1.10%) Wireshark
9 3 (1.10%) AMQP
9 3 (1.10%) SSL
9 3 (1.10%) BGP
9 3 (1.10%) EIGRP
10 2 (0.73%) X.400
10 2 (0.73%) SNMP
10 2 (0.73%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.49%) Oracle Database
1 15 (5.49%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.47%) RDBMS
3 4 (1.47%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.73%) MySQL
5 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (0.73%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.37%) ProClarity
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.37%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.37%) Big Data
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (5.13%) ClearCase
2 10 (3.66%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.30%) Subversion
3 9 (3.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (2.93%) Rational DOORS
4 8 (2.93%) Maven
5 5 (1.83%) Selenium
5 5 (1.83%) LoadRunner
6 4 (1.47%) Ant
6 4 (1.47%) Apache Ivy
6 4 (1.47%) Gerrit
6 4 (1.47%) NUnit
7 3 (1.10%) JIRA
8 2 (0.73%) MSI
8 2 (0.73%) Wise Package Studio
8 2 (0.73%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.37%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.37%) Rational Functional Tester
9 1 (0.37%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (0.37%) SpecFlow
General
1 37 (13.55%) Telecoms
2 22 (8.06%) Finance
3 9 (3.30%) Avionics
4 8 (2.93%) Automotive
4 8 (2.93%) Military
5 5 (1.83%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.47%) Legal
6 4 (1.47%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.10%) Electronics
8 2 (0.73%) Billing
Job Titles
1 42 (15.38%) Developer
2 27 (9.89%) Architect
3 25 (9.16%) Analyst
4 24 (8.79%) Project Manager
5 23 (8.42%) Consultant
6 21 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 20 (7.33%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (4.76%) Java Developer
9 11 (4.03%) Administrator
10 10 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (2.93%) Test Analyst
11 8 (2.93%) Service Manager
12 7 (2.56%) Network Architect
13 6 (2.20%) Systems Engineer
13 6 (2.20%) Business Analyst
13 6 (2.20%) Systems Administrator
13 6 (2.20%) C++ Developer
13 6 (2.20%) Project Support Officer
13 6 (2.20%) Test Leader
13 6 (2.20%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.13%) .NET
2 8 (2.93%) J2EE
3 5 (1.83%) .NET Framework
3 5 (1.83%) JPA
3 5 (1.83%) EJB
4 4 (1.47%) XML
4 4 (1.47%) JMS
4 4 (1.47%) HornetQ
4 4 (1.47%) EJB 3.0
4 4 (1.47%) WPF
4 4 (1.47%) jQuery
5 3 (1.10%) Silverlight
5 3 (1.10%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 3 (1.10%) Yii
6 2 (0.73%) Hibernate
6 2 (0.73%) XSLT
6 2 (0.73%) Middleware
6 2 (0.73%) Drools
6 2 (0.73%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.73%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.76%) Economics
2 8 (2.93%) Clustering
3 7 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.83%) SCADA
4 5 (1.83%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (1.47%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.10%) PKI
7 2 (0.73%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.73%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.73%) CMDB
7 2 (0.73%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.73%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.37%) CESG
8 1 (0.37%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.37%) Open Source
8 1 (0.37%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.37%) RMADS
8 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.37%) CUDA
8 1 (0.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 41 (15.02%) Windows
2 37 (13.55%) Linux
3 24 (8.79%) UNIX
4 9 (3.30%) Solaris
5 8 (2.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.83%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.83%) HPUX
8 3 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.10%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (17.58%) Project Management
2 22 (8.06%) Software Engineering
3 19 (6.96%) ITIL
4 18 (6.59%) Service Delivery
4 18 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (6.23%) OO
6 16 (5.86%) Release Management
6 16 (5.86%) Test Scripting
7 15 (5.49%) PRINCE2
8 14 (5.13%) Change Management
8 14 (5.13%) Configuration Management
9 13 (4.76%) Service Management
9 13 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
10 12 (4.40%) UML
11 10 (3.66%) Migration
12 9 (3.30%) Risk Management
13 8 (2.93%) Software Testing
14 6 (2.20%) Validation
14 6 (2.20%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 36 (13.19%) Java
2 30 (10.99%) C
3 24 (8.79%) SQL
4 20 (7.33%) C++
5 17 (6.23%) Python
6 13 (4.76%) Shell Script
7 12 (4.40%) Ruby
8 10 (3.66%) Perl
8 10 (3.66%) Bash Shell
9 8 (2.93%) MATLAB
10 7 (2.56%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.56%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.56%) JavaScript
11 6 (2.20%) VBScript
11 6 (2.20%) VB
12 5 (1.83%) Korn
12 5 (1.83%) Bourne shell
12 5 (1.83%) PHP
12 5 (1.83%) C#
13 3 (1.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 130 (47.62%) SC Cleared
2 128 (46.89%) DV Cleared
3 10 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (2.56%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.56%) BC Cleared
4 7 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (2.20%) ISEB
6 5 (1.83%) CISSP
7 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.10%) Degree
8 3 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.10%) CCNP
8 3 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.73%) MCSE
9 2 (0.73%) MCP
9 2 (0.73%) MCTS
10 1 (0.37%) CEH
10 1 (0.37%) APMP
10 1 (0.37%) PMP
10 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.40%) DO-178B
2 10 (3.66%) SLA
3 4 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.10%) QA
5 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (6.23%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.56%) ISA Server
3 5 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.83%) VMware ESX
3 5 (1.83%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (1.47%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.10%) ProxySG
5 3 (1.10%) vSphere
5 3 (1.10%) XenApp
5 3 (1.10%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.37%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.37%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.37%) MetaFrame
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 10 (3.66%) SCCM
2 8 (2.93%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (2.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (1.10%) SCOM
5 2 (0.73%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.73%) HP SIM
5 2 (0.73%) WSUS
6 1 (0.37%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.37%) MOM
6 1 (0.37%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 36 (13.19%) Oracle
1 36 (13.19%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.23%) VMware
3 16 (5.86%) HP
4 12 (4.40%) Cisco
5 10 (3.66%) Citrix
6 8 (2.93%) Red Hat
7 7 (2.56%) Informatica
7 7 (2.56%) JBoss
8 5 (1.83%) Altiris
8 5 (1.83%) McAfee
8 5 (1.83%) SAP
8 5 (1.83%) Sophos
9 4 (1.47%) NetApp
9 4 (1.47%) Juniper
9 4 (1.47%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.10%) Blue Coat
10 3 (1.10%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.10%) IBM
10 3 (1.10%) Remedy
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £379.12 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
TEKsystems
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £270 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £450 per day + expenses
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £460 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 23 days ago