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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 234 180 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.08% 37.97% 26.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 87.64% 83.72% 71.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 70 29
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£415 £377 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.06% -5.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £262 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £521 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £367
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 7 4
Average hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £35.30 £19.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.44 £42.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.90 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.60% +25.00%
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
267 215 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 53.72% 45.36% 36.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 98 38
Average daily rate £408 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.36% -5.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 8 8
Average hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +75.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £27.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.85 £43.55 £42.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 4 September 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
(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 63 £408 +11.79% 15
Gloucester 0 37 £425 -5.55% 10
Tewkesbury +4 4 £375 +70.51%
Mitcheldean 0 2 - -
Security Cleared
South West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 296 (71.84%) DV Cleared
2 131 (31.80%) Java
3 122 (29.61%) Agile Software Development
4 115 (27.91%) SC Cleared
5 91 (22.09%) C
6 76 (18.45%) Python
7 58 (14.08%) UNIX
8 56 (13.59%) C++
9 55 (13.35%) Oracle
10 54 (13.11%) SQL
11 53 (12.86%) Windows
12 48 (11.65%) Perl
13 46 (11.17%) Linux
14 44 (10.68%) JavaScript
15 40 (9.71%) J2EE
16 34 (8.25%) HTML
16 34 (8.25%) Ruby
17 33 (8.01%) ITIL
18 30 (7.28%) Web Services
18 30 (7.28%) OO
18 30 (7.28%) TCP/IP
18 30 (7.28%) Finance
18 30 (7.28%) Continuous Integration
19 29 (7.04%) Scrum
20 28 (6.80%) Bash Shell
20 28 (6.80%) Release Management
21 27 (6.55%) C#
22 26 (6.31%) ClearCase
22 26 (6.31%) Microsoft
22 26 (6.31%) Information Assurance

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 12 (2.91%) JBoss
2 9 (2.18%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.21%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.21%) CMS
5 4 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (0.97%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.97%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.73%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.73%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.73%) IIS
6 3 (0.73%) Node.js
6 3 (0.73%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.24%) Eucalyptus
8 1 (0.24%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.24%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 21 (5.10%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (1.94%) MS Office
4 7 (1.70%) MS Project
5 3 (0.73%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.18%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.24%) Primavera
3 1 (0.24%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.49%) GitHub
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.28%) TCP/IP
2 25 (6.07%) DNS
3 20 (4.85%) LAN
3 20 (4.85%) WAN
4 15 (3.64%) DHCP
5 14 (3.40%) Firewall
6 8 (1.94%) Wireshark
6 8 (1.94%) SDH
7 7 (1.70%) 2G
7 7 (1.70%) 2.5G
7 7 (1.70%) 3G
8 6 (1.46%) BGP
8 6 (1.46%) 4G
9 5 (1.21%) IPsec
9 5 (1.21%) Network Security
9 5 (1.21%) VPN
9 5 (1.21%) SSL
10 4 (0.97%) MPLS
10 4 (0.97%) OSPF
10 4 (0.97%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (5.83%) SQL Server
1 24 (5.83%) Oracle Database
2 22 (5.34%) MySQL
3 12 (2.91%) MongoDB
4 11 (2.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (2.18%) Oracle9i Database
6 8 (1.94%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (1.94%) Hadoop
7 6 (1.46%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.97%) Big Data
10 3 (0.73%) Apache Accumulo
10 3 (0.73%) Impala
10 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.49%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.24%) DB2
Development Applications
1 26 (6.31%) ClearCase
1 26 (6.31%) Git (software)
2 25 (6.07%) Subversion
2 25 (6.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 22 (5.34%) Oracle APEX
4 21 (5.10%) Ant
5 20 (4.85%) Maven
6 19 (4.61%) Apache Ivy
7 15 (3.64%) LoadRunner
8 13 (3.16%) Jenkins
9 11 (2.67%) Visual Studio
10 10 (2.43%) Cucumber
11 9 (2.18%) JBehave
11 9 (2.18%) JMeter
11 9 (2.18%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (2.18%) Selenium
12 8 (1.94%) JIRA
13 7 (1.70%) Rational Functional Tester
14 6 (1.46%) SoapUI
15 4 (0.97%) Rational DOORS
General
1 30 (7.28%) Finance
2 6 (1.46%) Military
2 6 (1.46%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.49%) Interactive Media
3 2 (0.49%) Publishing
4 1 (0.24%) Games
4 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.24%) Legal
4 1 (0.24%) Avionics
4 1 (0.24%) Retail
Job Titles
1 131 (31.80%) Developer
2 76 (18.45%) Java Developer
3 30 (7.28%) Analyst
4 25 (6.07%) Consultant
5 21 (5.10%) Architect
6 20 (4.85%) Project Manager
6 20 (4.85%) Tester
7 18 (4.37%) Administrator
7 18 (4.37%) C++ Developer
8 14 (3.40%) Test Manager
8 14 (3.40%) Test Analyst
9 12 (2.91%) Project Officer
10 11 (2.67%) Senior Developer
10 11 (2.67%) Desktop Engineer
11 10 (2.43%) Python Developer
12 9 (2.18%) Senior Java Developer
12 9 (2.18%) DBA
12 9 (2.18%) Business Analyst
13 7 (1.70%) Support Engineer
13 7 (1.70%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (9.71%) J2EE
2 34 (8.25%) HTML
3 30 (7.28%) Web Services
4 22 (5.34%) XML
5 14 (3.40%) CSS
5 14 (3.40%) Middleware
6 13 (3.16%) Hibernate
7 12 (2.91%) Java EE
8 11 (2.67%) WPF
9 9 (2.18%) Django
9 9 (2.18%) WCF
9 9 (2.18%) STL
9 9 (2.18%) EJB
10 8 (1.94%) JSF
11 7 (1.70%) Drools
12 6 (1.46%) JPA
12 6 (1.46%) EJB 3.0
12 6 (1.46%) JSON
12 6 (1.46%) SOAP
12 6 (1.46%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 18 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.40%) Data Centre
3 12 (2.91%) User Experience
4 11 (2.67%) Mathematics
5 9 (2.18%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.94%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.70%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.46%) Replication
8 6 (1.46%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.21%) VHDL
9 5 (1.21%) CESG
9 5 (1.21%) CESG CLAS
10 4 (0.97%) Clustering
10 4 (0.97%) RMADS
11 3 (0.73%) Derivative
12 2 (0.49%) PKI
12 2 (0.49%) PMI
12 2 (0.49%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.49%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.49%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 58 (14.08%) UNIX
2 53 (12.86%) Windows
3 46 (11.17%) Linux
4 22 (5.34%) Windows 7
5 9 (2.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (2.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.21%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.49%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.49%) Android
9 2 (0.49%) Solaris
10 1 (0.24%) AIX
10 1 (0.24%) HPUX
10 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.24%) webOS
10 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (29.61%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (8.01%) ITIL
3 30 (7.28%) OO
3 30 (7.28%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (7.04%) Scrum
5 28 (6.80%) Release Management
6 26 (6.31%) Information Assurance
7 23 (5.58%) Performance Tuning
8 22 (5.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (5.10%) Risk Management
9 21 (5.10%) PRINCE2
10 20 (4.85%) Project Management
11 17 (4.13%) TDD
11 17 (4.13%) Software Engineering
11 17 (4.13%) Test Planning
12 14 (3.40%) DevOps
12 14 (3.40%) Functional Testing
12 14 (3.40%) Configuration Management
13 13 (3.16%) Change Control
14 12 (2.91%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 131 (31.80%) Java
2 91 (22.09%) C
3 76 (18.45%) Python
4 56 (13.59%) C++
5 54 (13.11%) SQL
6 48 (11.65%) Perl
7 44 (10.68%) JavaScript
8 34 (8.25%) Ruby
9 28 (6.80%) Bash Shell
10 27 (6.55%) C#
11 25 (6.07%) Shell Script
12 22 (5.34%) PL/SQL
13 18 (4.37%) PHP
13 18 (4.37%) Lua
14 6 (1.46%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.49%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.24%) C-shell
16 1 (0.24%) VBScript
16 1 (0.24%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 296 (71.84%) DV Cleared
2 115 (27.91%) SC Cleared
3 22 (5.34%) Degree
4 21 (5.10%) CISSP
5 15 (3.64%) Sun Certification
5 15 (3.64%) ISEB
6 12 (2.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.46%) OCPJP
10 5 (1.21%) ISTQB
10 5 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.97%) CCNP
11 4 (0.97%) CCNA
12 3 (0.73%) CISM
12 3 (0.73%) MCTS
12 3 (0.73%) MCITP
13 2 (0.49%) MAPM
13 2 (0.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.21%) SLA
3 4 (0.97%) QA
4 2 (0.49%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.49%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.24%) DO-254
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.70%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.70%) vSphere
4 5 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.73%) HDFS
5 3 (0.73%) Firmware
5 3 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.24%) XenApp
7 1 (0.24%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.24%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (2.43%) SCCM
2 8 (1.94%) CA Single Sign-On
3 6 (1.46%) Puppet
4 5 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.49%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.49%) SCOM
5 2 (0.49%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.49%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.24%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.24%) WSUS
6 1 (0.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.24%) Ansible
6 1 (0.24%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.24%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 55 (13.35%) Oracle
2 26 (6.31%) Microsoft
3 15 (3.64%) Sun
3 15 (3.64%) Cisco
3 15 (3.64%) VMware
4 10 (2.43%) Citrix
5 9 (2.18%) Red Hat
5 9 (2.18%) HP
5 9 (2.18%) OpenText
6 8 (1.94%) CA
7 7 (1.70%) McAfee
8 6 (1.46%) Informatica
8 6 (1.46%) Juniper
8 6 (1.46%) webMethods
9 5 (1.21%) TOWER Software
10 4 (0.97%) ESRI
10 4 (0.97%) Sourcefire
10 4 (0.97%) Infoblox
10 4 (0.97%) LogRhythm
11 3 (0.73%) IBM
Gloucestershire
TEKsystems
Rate: £1 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gloucestershire
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Axiom Software Solutions
Rate: £0 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, England
Axiom Software Solutions
Rate: £0 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
LA International
Rate: £0.00 - £1 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Rate: £220 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago