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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 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 215 251 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.88% 50.20% 37.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 91.88% 91.27% 80.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 137 46
Average daily rate £450 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £340 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £44.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.85% +121.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £33.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.16 £44.85 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+49.12% +58.33%
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
234 275 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 52.12% 55.00% 46.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 149 61
Average daily rate £450 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £340 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 10
Average hourly rate £27.50 £42.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.91% +111.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £30.50 £12.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.10 £44.85 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

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 14 February 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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 0 52 £463 -4.19% 19
Gloucester -2 20 £400 -11.11% 22
Tewkesbury 0 12 £275 -47.11% 2
Filton 0 3 £500 -
Stroud - 1 - -
Security Cleared
South West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 328 (74.72%) DV Cleared
2 132 (30.07%) Java
3 120 (27.33%) Agile Software Development
4 116 (26.42%) C
5 97 (22.10%) SC Cleared
6 80 (18.22%) Linux
7 65 (14.81%) Oracle
8 62 (14.12%) JavaScript
9 57 (12.98%) Unix
10 54 (12.30%) Windows
11 53 (12.07%) Microsoft
12 49 (11.16%) Project Management
13 48 (10.93%) C++
14 46 (10.48%) SQL
14 46 (10.48%) Python
15 44 (10.02%) Bash Shell
16 43 (9.79%) Web Services
17 42 (9.57%) PRINCE2
18 41 (9.34%) Information Assurance
19 38 (8.66%) ITIL
19 38 (8.66%) Finance
20 37 (8.43%) MS Excel
20 37 (8.43%) J2EE
21 35 (7.97%) Perl
22 31 (7.06%) C#
23 30 (6.83%) Stakeholder Management
23 30 (6.83%) Scrum
23 30 (6.83%) Software Engineering
24 29 (6.61%) Cisco
24 29 (6.61%) Jenkins

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 25 (5.69%) JBoss
2 18 (4.10%) WebLogic
3 17 (3.87%) WebSphere
4 15 (3.42%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (3.19%) Apache
6 10 (2.28%) MS Exchange
7 8 (1.82%) SharePoint
8 7 (1.59%) IIS
9 6 (1.37%) GlassFish
10 5 (1.14%) Confluence
10 5 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (1.14%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.91%) Node.js
12 3 (0.68%) Eucalyptus
12 3 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.68%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.46%) ArcGIS
13 2 (0.46%) CMS
13 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 37 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 24 (5.47%) MS Office
3 12 (2.73%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.14%) MS Project
6 3 (0.68%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.46%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.46%) CATIA
7 2 (0.46%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 14 (3.19%) Primavera
2 12 (2.73%) Oracle BPM
3 10 (2.28%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.68%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.10%) WAN
2 16 (3.64%) LAN
3 12 (2.73%) DNS
4 10 (2.28%) Internet
4 10 (2.28%) LDAP
5 9 (2.05%) Firewall
5 9 (2.05%) HTTP
6 8 (1.82%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.37%) DHCP
8 5 (1.14%) SAN
8 5 (1.14%) VoIP
8 5 (1.14%) VPN
9 4 (0.91%) Ethernet
9 4 (0.91%) Network Security
10 3 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (0.68%) MPLS
10 3 (0.68%) NAS
11 2 (0.46%) BGP
11 2 (0.46%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (0.46%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (5.47%) Oracle Database
2 22 (5.01%) Big Data
3 19 (4.33%) SQL Server
4 13 (2.96%) Hadoop
4 13 (2.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (2.73%) Relational Database
6 10 (2.28%) NoSQL
6 10 (2.28%) OrientDB
7 8 (1.82%) Apache Accumulo
8 7 (1.59%) MySQL
9 3 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.68%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.46%) DB2
10 2 (0.46%) Neo4j
10 2 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.46%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.46%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.23%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (6.61%) Jenkins
2 24 (5.47%) Maven
3 23 (5.24%) Git (software)
3 23 (5.24%) Selenium
4 18 (4.10%) Ant
5 17 (3.87%) JUnit
6 12 (2.73%) Eclipse
7 11 (2.51%) Cucumber
7 11 (2.51%) LoadRunner
8 10 (2.28%) Visual Studio
9 9 (2.05%) ClearCase
10 8 (1.82%) Protractor
10 8 (1.82%) Subversion
10 8 (1.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 7 (1.59%) Apache Ivy
11 7 (1.59%) JIRA
12 6 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (1.37%) Eclipse RCP
12 6 (1.37%) HP UFT
12 6 (1.37%) IntelliJ
General
1 38 (8.66%) Finance
2 19 (4.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (0.91%) Manufacturing
4 3 (0.68%) Electronics
4 3 (0.68%) Military
5 2 (0.46%) Legal
6 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.23%) Billing
6 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.23%) Publishing
6 1 (0.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 117 (26.65%) Developer
2 67 (15.26%) Java Developer
3 43 (9.79%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 30 (6.83%) Consultant
4 30 (6.83%) Project Manager
5 23 (5.24%) Analyst
6 15 (3.42%) Architect
6 15 (3.42%) Test Manager
6 15 (3.42%) Tester
7 14 (3.19%) C++ Developer
7 14 (3.19%) DV Cleared Project Manager
7 14 (3.19%) Programme Planner
7 14 (3.19%) Software Engineer
8 13 (2.96%) Administrator
8 13 (2.96%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 13 (2.96%) Software Developer
9 11 (2.51%) Change Manager
9 11 (2.51%) Test Engineer
10 10 (2.28%) Applications Support
10 10 (2.28%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (9.79%) Web Services
2 37 (8.43%) J2EE
3 25 (5.69%) HTML
4 20 (4.56%) SOAP
5 19 (4.33%) .NET
6 18 (4.10%) XML
7 15 (3.42%) CSS
7 15 (3.42%) Java EE
8 14 (3.19%) JSF
8 14 (3.19%) Middleware
8 14 (3.19%) REST
9 12 (2.73%) jQuery
10 11 (2.51%) HTML5
10 11 (2.51%) XSLT
11 10 (2.28%) Hibernate
11 10 (2.28%) JMS
12 9 (2.05%) AngularJS
13 8 (1.82%) EJB
14 7 (1.59%) GWT
15 6 (1.37%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.38%) Data Centre
2 23 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.05%) Client/Server
3 9 (2.05%) VHDL
4 8 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.59%) Algorithms
6 6 (1.37%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.37%) Ergonomics
6 6 (1.37%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.14%) Replication
8 4 (0.91%) Mathematics
8 4 (0.91%) Wiki
9 3 (0.68%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (0.68%) PKI
9 3 (0.68%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.68%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.46%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 80 (18.22%) Linux
2 57 (12.98%) Unix
3 54 (12.30%) Windows
4 19 (4.33%) Windows Server
5 11 (2.51%) AIX
5 11 (2.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.05%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.14%) HPUX
9 5 (1.14%) Solaris
10 4 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.46%) CentOS
11 2 (0.46%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (27.33%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (11.16%) Project Management
3 42 (9.57%) PRINCE2
4 41 (9.34%) Information Assurance
5 38 (8.66%) ITIL
6 30 (6.83%) Scrum
6 30 (6.83%) Software Engineering
6 30 (6.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (5.01%) Risk Management
8 21 (4.78%) Change Control
8 21 (4.78%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (4.78%) TDD
9 20 (4.56%) OO
10 19 (4.33%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (4.33%) Open Source
11 17 (3.87%) DevOps
11 17 (3.87%) Document Management
11 17 (3.87%) Requirements Management
12 16 (3.64%) Change Management
12 16 (3.64%) UML
Programming Languages
1 132 (30.07%) Java
2 116 (26.42%) C
3 62 (14.12%) JavaScript
4 48 (10.93%) C++
5 46 (10.48%) Python
5 46 (10.48%) SQL
6 44 (10.02%) Bash Shell
7 35 (7.97%) Perl
8 31 (7.06%) C#
9 26 (5.92%) Shell Script
10 20 (4.56%) Ruby
11 17 (3.87%) PowerShell
12 15 (3.42%) PL/SQL
13 11 (2.51%) Scala
14 8 (1.82%) Lua
14 8 (1.82%) PHP
14 8 (1.82%) VB
15 3 (0.68%) VBScript
16 2 (0.46%) Embedded C++
16 2 (0.46%) VC++
Qualifications
1 328 (74.72%) DV Cleared
2 97 (22.10%) SC Cleared
3 21 (4.78%) ISTQB
4 20 (4.56%) CLAS
5 19 (4.33%) CISSP
6 17 (3.87%) ISEB
7 14 (3.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (2.51%) Degree
9 8 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (1.59%) Sun Certification
11 6 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (1.37%) IISP
12 5 (1.14%) CCNP
12 5 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.68%) CCNA
13 3 (0.68%) MCITP
13 3 (0.68%) MCSE
13 3 (0.68%) MCTS
13 3 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (4.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 20 (4.56%) QA
3 7 (1.59%) RMADS
4 6 (1.37%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (1.37%) JSP 440
5 4 (0.91%) SLA
6 2 (0.46%) COSHH
7 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 27 (6.15%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.59%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (1.14%) Firmware
5 5 (1.14%) vSphere
6 3 (0.68%) Samba
6 3 (0.68%) XenApp
7 2 (0.46%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.46%) UAG
7 2 (0.46%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.46%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.23%) Docker
8 1 (0.23%) HDFS
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (2.05%) SCCM
3 5 (1.14%) Puppet
4 3 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.68%) SCOM
5 2 (0.46%) Ansible
5 2 (0.46%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.46%) OpenView
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (0.46%) WSUS
6 1 (0.23%) Cisco LMS
6 1 (0.23%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.23%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.23%) Kibana
6 1 (0.23%) Nagios
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 65 (14.81%) Oracle
2 53 (12.07%) Microsoft
3 29 (6.61%) Cisco
4 22 (5.01%) HP
5 20 (4.56%) VMware
6 12 (2.73%) webMethods
7 10 (2.28%) Sun
8 7 (1.59%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.37%) Sybase
10 5 (1.14%) ESRI
10 5 (1.14%) IBM
11 4 (0.91%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.91%) CheckPoint
11 4 (0.91%) Citrix
11 4 (0.91%) Dell
11 4 (0.91%) OpenText
11 4 (0.91%) Sophos
12 3 (0.68%) EMC
12 3 (0.68%) Fujitsu
12 3 (0.68%) NetApp
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £42.00 - 46.20 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 19 days ago