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 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 172 78 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 39.18% 29.10% 48.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 83.09% 73.58% 90.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 31 40
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£440 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £545 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 19
Average hourly rate £43.00 £30.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.98% -21.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -43.54%
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
207 106 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.15% 39.55% 53.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 42 47
Average daily rate £425 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £545 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 22
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -21.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.39%

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 31 October 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
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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 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
Cheltenham +2 57 £450 +2.27% 20
Gloucester -1 32 £450 +3.44% 10
Tewkesbury - 1 £220 -
Security Cleared
South West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 186 (55.69%) DV Cleared
2 131 (39.22%) SC Cleared
3 65 (19.46%) Java
4 61 (18.26%) Windows
5 54 (16.17%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (15.27%) C
7 46 (13.77%) Oracle
8 42 (12.57%) Linux
9 41 (12.28%) Telecoms
10 40 (11.98%) C++
11 37 (11.08%) OO
11 37 (11.08%) Python
12 36 (10.78%) Project Management
13 32 (9.58%) Microsoft
14 31 (9.28%) SQL
14 31 (9.28%) Release Management
15 30 (8.98%) UNIX
15 30 (8.98%) ITIL
16 29 (8.68%) LAN
17 28 (8.38%) Finance
18 27 (8.08%) Service Delivery
19 26 (7.78%) ClearCase
19 26 (7.78%) Perl
20 24 (7.19%) Software Engineering
21 22 (6.59%) Ruby
21 22 (6.59%) Bash Shell
21 22 (6.59%) WAN
22 21 (6.29%) Active Directory
22 21 (6.29%) JavaScript
22 21 (6.29%) VSS/SourceSafe

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 20 (5.99%) SharePoint
2 16 (4.79%) SharePoint 2010
3 13 (3.89%) JBoss
4 12 (3.59%) MS Exchange
5 10 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.20%) Lync
7 3 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.90%) IIS
7 3 (0.90%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.60%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.60%) Eucalyptus
8 2 (0.60%) Apache
8 2 (0.60%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.60%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.30%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (4.49%) MS Excel
1 15 (4.49%) MS Project
2 10 (2.99%) MS Office
3 5 (1.50%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.20%) Simulink
5 3 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.30%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.30%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 9 (2.69%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.10%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (1.50%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (1.20%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (1.20%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (1.20%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle ASCP
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.30%) assyst
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (8.68%) LAN
2 22 (6.59%) WAN
3 14 (4.19%) Firewall
4 11 (3.29%) MPLS
5 9 (2.69%) BGP
5 9 (2.69%) Cisco PIX
6 8 (2.40%) SSL
6 8 (2.40%) SAN
6 8 (2.40%) Internet
6 8 (2.40%) VPN
7 7 (2.10%) EIGRP
8 6 (1.80%) VLAN
8 6 (1.80%) DNS
9 5 (1.50%) TCP/IP
9 5 (1.50%) SMS
9 5 (1.50%) BIG-IP
10 4 (1.20%) DHCP
11 3 (0.90%) SNMP
11 3 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (0.90%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.19%) Oracle Database
2 10 (2.99%) Oracle BI EE
3 9 (2.69%) SQL Server
4 7 (2.10%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.20%) Oracle9i Database
5 4 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.20%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (0.60%) OrientDB
7 2 (0.60%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.60%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.60%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.60%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.30%) Big Data
8 1 (0.30%) Apache Accumulo
8 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 26 (7.78%) ClearCase
2 21 (6.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 21 (6.29%) Subversion
2 21 (6.29%) Maven
3 17 (5.09%) Ant
3 17 (5.09%) Apache Ivy
4 12 (3.59%) Git (software)
5 8 (2.40%) JUnit
5 8 (2.40%) SoapUI
6 7 (2.10%) LoadRunner
7 5 (1.50%) MSI
7 5 (1.50%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.50%) Selenium
7 5 (1.50%) Gerrit
8 4 (1.20%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.20%) NUnit
9 3 (0.90%) Rational Functional Tester
9 3 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.60%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (0.60%) Metasploit
General
1 41 (12.28%) Telecoms
2 28 (8.38%) Finance
3 12 (3.59%) Military
4 10 (2.99%) Avionics
5 5 (1.50%) Legal
5 5 (1.50%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.50%) Publishing
6 4 (1.20%) Automotive
7 1 (0.30%) Law
7 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 83 (24.85%) Developer
2 39 (11.68%) Java Developer
3 35 (10.48%) Consultant
4 26 (7.78%) Architect
5 19 (5.69%) Project Manager
5 19 (5.69%) Analyst
5 19 (5.69%) C++ Developer
6 17 (5.09%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (4.19%) Administrator
8 13 (3.89%) Software Engineer
9 11 (3.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (3.29%) Service Manager
10 10 (2.99%) Test Analyst
11 9 (2.69%) Team Leader
11 9 (2.69%) Oracle Consultant
12 8 (2.40%) Oracle Developer
12 8 (2.40%) Network Architect
12 8 (2.40%) Network Team Leader
12 8 (2.40%) C++/Java Developer
13 7 (2.10%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.79%) J2EE
2 12 (3.59%) EJB
2 12 (3.59%) JPA
3 11 (3.29%) EJB 3.0
3 11 (3.29%) XML
4 10 (2.99%) .NET
4 10 (2.99%) Java EE
5 9 (2.69%) Hibernate
6 8 (2.40%) Web Services
7 7 (2.10%) JSF
7 7 (2.10%) JAXB
7 7 (2.10%) JAX-RS
7 7 (2.10%) PrimeFaces
8 6 (1.80%) jQuery
8 6 (1.80%) Spring
8 6 (1.80%) JMS
9 4 (1.20%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 4 (1.20%) Application Packaging
9 4 (1.20%) REST
9 4 (1.20%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (1.80%) PKI
3 5 (1.50%) Economics
3 5 (1.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (1.50%) RMADS
3 5 (1.50%) VHDL
3 5 (1.50%) User Experience
3 5 (1.50%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (1.20%) Clustering
4 4 (1.20%) Blackberry
4 4 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 3 (0.90%) Replication
5 3 (0.90%) Client/Server
5 3 (0.90%) Thin Client
5 3 (0.90%) Mobile App
5 3 (0.90%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.60%) Cryptography
6 2 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (0.60%) CESG
6 2 (0.60%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 61 (18.26%) Windows
2 42 (12.57%) Linux
3 30 (8.98%) UNIX
4 18 (5.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (3.59%) Windows 7
6 11 (3.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (2.40%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.90%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.30%) HPUX
11 1 (0.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (16.17%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (11.08%) OO
3 36 (10.78%) Project Management
4 31 (9.28%) Release Management
5 30 (8.98%) ITIL
6 27 (8.08%) Service Delivery
7 24 (7.19%) Software Engineering
8 21 (6.29%) Scrum
9 20 (5.99%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (5.39%) PRINCE2
11 16 (4.79%) Software Testing
11 16 (4.79%) Test Scripting
12 15 (4.49%) Capacity Planning
13 14 (4.19%) Configuration Management
14 13 (3.89%) UML
15 12 (3.59%) Service Management
16 11 (3.29%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (3.29%) Unit Testing
16 11 (3.29%) Performance Monitoring
17 10 (2.99%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (19.46%) Java
2 51 (15.27%) C
3 40 (11.98%) C++
4 37 (11.08%) Python
5 31 (9.28%) SQL
6 26 (7.78%) Perl
7 22 (6.59%) Ruby
7 22 (6.59%) Bash Shell
8 21 (6.29%) JavaScript
9 15 (4.49%) PL/SQL
10 12 (3.59%) PHP
11 10 (2.99%) PowerShell
12 9 (2.69%) Lua
13 6 (1.80%) C#
13 6 (1.80%) VBScript
14 4 (1.20%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.20%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.90%) VB
16 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 186 (55.69%) DV Cleared
2 131 (39.22%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (2.99%) CCNP
5 9 (2.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (2.69%) ISTQB
6 7 (2.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (2.10%) Sun Certification
6 7 (2.10%) MCTS
6 7 (2.10%) CISSP
7 6 (1.80%) ISEB
8 5 (1.50%) MCSE
8 5 (1.50%) BC Cleared
9 3 (0.90%) Degree
9 3 (0.90%) OCPJP
10 2 (0.60%) CCSP
10 2 (0.60%) MCP
10 2 (0.60%) CCNA
10 2 (0.60%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.89%) SLA
2 7 (2.10%) DO-178B
3 6 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.50%) DO-254
5 2 (0.60%) QA
6 1 (0.30%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (6.29%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.40%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.10%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (1.80%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.50%) ProxySG
5 5 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.90%) vSphere
7 2 (0.60%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.60%) XenApp
7 2 (0.60%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.30%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 20 (5.99%) SCCM
2 7 (2.10%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (2.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (1.20%) SCOM
4 3 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (0.90%) HP SIM
5 2 (0.60%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.60%) WSUS
6 1 (0.30%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.30%) MOM
6 1 (0.30%) Nagios
6 1 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 46 (13.77%) Oracle
2 32 (9.58%) Microsoft
3 19 (5.69%) Cisco
4 17 (5.09%) Remedy
4 17 (5.09%) VMware
5 15 (4.49%) HP
6 9 (2.69%) Citrix
7 8 (2.40%) Juniper
7 8 (2.40%) McAfee
8 7 (2.10%) Sun
9 6 (1.80%) Altiris
10 5 (1.50%) Blue Coat
10 5 (1.50%) Xilinx
10 5 (1.50%) F5
10 5 (1.50%) Sophos
10 5 (1.50%) Informatica
10 5 (1.50%) NetApp
11 4 (1.20%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.20%) Mercator
12 3 (0.90%) Primavera
Gloucestershire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 300-350 Per Day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rate value
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £425 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £425 - £470 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £250 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Square One Resources
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £515 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £440 - £516 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 24 days ago