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 30 January 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
30 Jan 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 267 101 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 52.25% 35.19% 60.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 93.36% 78.29% 92.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 39 111
Average daily rate
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£450 £395 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.92% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £258 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £462 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.68% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 27
Average hourly rate £44.50 £20.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.50% -46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £12.40 £32.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.95 £34.00 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -38.98%
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
286 129 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 55.97% 44.95% 65.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 53 124
Average daily rate £450 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 12 34
Average hourly rate £41.00 £20.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.00% -48.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.90 £13.00 £32.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.30 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 30 January 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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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 78 £483 +29.07% 9
Gloucester 0 77 £425 +13.33% 9
Tewkesbury - 3 £520 -
Security Cleared
South West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 277 (63.53%) DV Cleared
2 145 (33.26%) SC Cleared
3 84 (19.27%) Java
4 81 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (17.20%) Windows
6 69 (15.83%) Python
7 62 (14.22%) Linux
8 61 (13.99%) C++
9 60 (13.76%) SQL
10 59 (13.53%) Oracle
11 57 (13.07%) C
12 51 (11.70%) OO
13 50 (11.47%) JavaScript
14 48 (11.01%) UNIX
15 46 (10.55%) Perl
15 46 (10.55%) Bash Shell
16 45 (10.32%) Release Management
17 42 (9.63%) Continuous Integration
17 42 (9.63%) PL/SQL
18 38 (8.72%) ClearCase
18 38 (8.72%) WAN
18 38 (8.72%) Scrum
18 38 (8.72%) Ruby
19 37 (8.49%) Subversion
19 37 (8.49%) LAN
19 37 (8.49%) ITIL
19 37 (8.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
20 36 (8.26%) Telecoms
21 31 (7.11%) Oracle Database
22 30 (6.88%) Finance

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 16 (3.67%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.21%) JBoss
3 12 (2.75%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (2.06%) Node.js
4 9 (2.06%) MS Exchange
5 7 (1.61%) OpenStack
5 7 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.92%) Eucalyptus
6 4 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (0.92%) Lync
7 3 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.69%) CMS
8 2 (0.46%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.46%) Apache Qpid
9 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.23%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (4.36%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.61%) MS Project
3 6 (1.38%) MS Office
4 2 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.46%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.23%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 21 (4.82%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (1.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.23%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (8.72%) WAN
2 37 (8.49%) LAN
3 28 (6.42%) Firewall
4 16 (3.67%) TCP/IP
5 14 (3.21%) BGP
6 13 (2.98%) SSL
7 10 (2.29%) VPN
8 9 (2.06%) MPLS
8 9 (2.06%) DNS
9 7 (1.61%) IPsec
9 7 (1.61%) OSPF
9 7 (1.61%) Wireshark
10 6 (1.38%) Cisco PIX
10 6 (1.38%) Network Security
10 6 (1.38%) Internet
10 6 (1.38%) DHCP
11 5 (1.15%) NetScaler
11 5 (1.15%) EIGRP
11 5 (1.15%) SMS
11 5 (1.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (7.11%) Oracle Database
2 12 (2.75%) MongoDB
3 11 (2.52%) Oracle BI EE
4 10 (2.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (2.29%) Oracle9i Database
5 9 (2.06%) SQL Server
6 6 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.38%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.15%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (0.46%) OrientDB
9 2 (0.46%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.23%) Big Data
10 1 (0.23%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 38 (8.72%) ClearCase
2 37 (8.49%) Subversion
2 37 (8.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 26 (5.96%) Maven
4 23 (5.28%) Ant
4 23 (5.28%) Apache Ivy
5 21 (4.82%) Git (software)
6 15 (3.44%) LoadRunner
7 12 (2.75%) SoapUI
8 10 (2.29%) Oracle APEX
8 10 (2.29%) JUnit
9 8 (1.83%) Jenkins
10 6 (1.38%) Eclipse
11 5 (1.15%) MSI
11 5 (1.15%) Rational Functional Tester
12 4 (0.92%) JIRA
13 3 (0.69%) GCC
13 3 (0.69%) GDB
13 3 (0.69%) QuickTest Pro
13 3 (0.69%) Metasploit
General
1 36 (8.26%) Telecoms
2 30 (6.88%) Finance
3 13 (2.98%) Military
4 11 (2.52%) Avionics
5 5 (1.15%) Publishing
6 3 (0.69%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.46%) Electronics
7 2 (0.46%) Law
7 2 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 142 (32.57%) Developer
2 62 (14.22%) Java Developer
3 38 (8.72%) C++ Developer
4 36 (8.26%) Consultant
5 24 (5.50%) Architect
6 22 (5.05%) Software Developer
7 20 (4.59%) Project Manager
8 19 (4.36%) Analyst
8 19 (4.36%) DBA
9 18 (4.13%) Oracle DBA
10 17 (3.90%) Senior Developer
11 13 (2.98%) Administrator
11 13 (2.98%) Network Engineer
11 13 (2.98%) Test Manager
11 13 (2.98%) Service Manager
12 11 (2.52%) Test Analyst
12 11 (2.52%) Oracle Developer
13 10 (2.29%) Team Leader
14 9 (2.06%) C++/Java Developer
14 9 (2.06%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.19%) Java EE
2 25 (5.73%) HTML
3 23 (5.28%) J2EE
4 20 (4.59%) Hibernate
4 20 (4.59%) CSS
5 17 (3.90%) CSS3
5 17 (3.90%) HTML5
6 15 (3.44%) XML
7 14 (3.21%) .NET
8 13 (2.98%) EJB
8 13 (2.98%) Web Services
8 13 (2.98%) JSF
9 12 (2.75%) Spring
9 12 (2.75%) JPA
9 12 (2.75%) EJB 3.0
9 12 (2.75%) JAXB
10 10 (2.29%) STL
10 10 (2.29%) Apache Camel
11 9 (2.06%) JAX-RS
11 9 (2.06%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 12 (2.75%) Management Information System
2 11 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.06%) VHDL
3 9 (2.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 8 (1.83%) Client/Server
4 8 (1.83%) Blackberry
5 6 (1.38%) User Experience
6 5 (1.15%) Mobile App
7 4 (0.92%) PKI
7 4 (0.92%) RMADS
7 4 (0.92%) Computer Science
7 4 (0.92%) Fat Client
7 4 (0.92%) Thin Client
7 4 (0.92%) Replication
8 3 (0.69%) Clustering
8 3 (0.69%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.46%) CESG
9 2 (0.46%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.46%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.23%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 75 (17.20%) Windows
2 62 (14.22%) Linux
3 48 (11.01%) UNIX
4 21 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (2.75%) Windows XP
6 11 (2.52%) Windows 7
7 9 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.83%) Ubuntu
8 8 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.92%) Android
10 4 (0.92%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.92%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.69%) CentOS
11 3 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (0.69%) Windows Phone 7
11 3 (0.69%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.23%) VMS
12 1 (0.23%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (11.70%) OO
3 45 (10.32%) Release Management
4 42 (9.63%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (8.72%) Scrum
6 37 (8.49%) ITIL
7 28 (6.42%) PRINCE2
8 23 (5.28%) Software Engineering
9 22 (5.05%) Test Scripting
10 20 (4.59%) Project Management
10 20 (4.59%) Service Delivery
10 20 (4.59%) OOD
11 18 (4.13%) Performance Tuning
12 17 (3.90%) Software Testing
12 17 (3.90%) Configuration Management
13 15 (3.44%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (3.21%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (2.98%) Workflow
15 13 (2.98%) Business Development
15 13 (2.98%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 84 (19.27%) Java
2 69 (15.83%) Python
3 61 (13.99%) C++
4 60 (13.76%) SQL
5 57 (13.07%) C
6 50 (11.47%) JavaScript
7 46 (10.55%) Perl
7 46 (10.55%) Bash Shell
8 42 (9.63%) PL/SQL
9 38 (8.72%) Ruby
10 17 (3.90%) Lua
10 17 (3.90%) C#
10 17 (3.90%) PHP
11 6 (1.38%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.38%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.46%) VB
13 1 (0.23%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.23%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.23%) Ada
13 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 277 (63.53%) DV Cleared
2 145 (33.26%) SC Cleared
3 13 (2.98%) ISTQB
4 12 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (2.75%) Sun Certification
5 11 (2.52%) CCNP
6 10 (2.29%) BC Cleared
7 9 (2.06%) CISSP
8 8 (1.83%) MCTS
8 8 (1.83%) Degree
8 8 (1.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (1.61%) OCPJP
10 6 (1.38%) ISEB
10 6 (1.38%) CISM
11 4 (0.92%) MCSE
11 4 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.92%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (0.92%) CCNA
11 4 (0.92%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.75%) SLA
2 9 (2.06%) DO-254
3 7 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.15%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.46%) QA
6 1 (0.23%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.23%) JSP 440
System Software
1 19 (4.36%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.52%) Hyper-V
3 8 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.38%) vSphere
5 5 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.92%) XenApp
6 4 (0.92%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.69%) vCloud
7 3 (0.69%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.69%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.46%) Firmware
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.23%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (4.13%) SCCM
2 11 (2.52%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.92%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.69%) Nagios
4 3 (0.69%) HP SIM
4 3 (0.69%) Puppet
5 2 (0.46%) WSUS
5 2 (0.46%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.23%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.23%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.23%) Netcool
6 1 (0.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.23%) SCOM
6 1 (0.23%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.23%) Nessus
Vendors
1 59 (13.53%) Oracle
2 30 (6.88%) Cisco
3 23 (5.28%) Microsoft
4 20 (4.59%) Citrix
5 18 (4.13%) Remedy
6 16 (3.67%) VMware
7 12 (2.75%) Sun
8 11 (2.52%) HP
9 9 (2.06%) Xilinx
10 8 (1.83%) Juniper
11 6 (1.38%) NetApp
11 6 (1.38%) McAfee
12 5 (1.15%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.15%) Cognos
13 4 (0.92%) Blue Coat
13 4 (0.92%) Informatica
13 4 (0.92%) Mercator
13 4 (0.92%) F5
14 3 (0.69%) CheckPoint
14 3 (0.69%) Dell
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £43 - £46 per hour + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £239.85 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £0 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £42 - £46 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £43 - £46 per hour + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago