The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 27 23 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 21 15 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 4.65% 4.64% 10.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 24.71% 21.74% 36.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 24
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£488 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £230 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £430 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £17.13 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+9.48% -36.57%
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Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Qualifications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
85 69 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 18.81% 21.36% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 45 82
Average daily rate £450 £398 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £230 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £28.27 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.23% +31.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SC Cleared across the Swindon region.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Swindon region.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 30 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) DV Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) WAN
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (20.00%) VPN
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco
3 6 (20.00%) Windows
3 6 (20.00%) Network Security
3 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (20.00%) Finance
4 5 (16.67%) Migration
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle
4 5 (16.67%) ITIL
4 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (16.67%) Juniper
4 5 (16.67%) Remedy
4 5 (16.67%) Firewall
5 4 (13.33%) McAfee
5 4 (13.33%) Project Management
5 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (13.33%) VoIP
5 4 (13.33%) UNIX
5 4 (13.33%) Solaris
5 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
5 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
5 4 (13.33%) QA
6 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Architecture

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) WAN
2 6 (20.00%) VPN
2 6 (20.00%) Network Security
3 5 (16.67%) Firewall
4 4 (13.33%) VoIP
5 3 (10.00%) Wireless
5 3 (10.00%) LAN
6 2 (6.67%) SMTP
6 2 (6.67%) Ethernet
6 2 (6.67%) DNS
6 2 (6.67%) IPv4
6 2 (6.67%) IPv6
6 2 (6.67%) IPsec
6 2 (6.67%) H.323
6 2 (6.67%) MPLS
6 2 (6.67%) OSPF
6 2 (6.67%) BGP
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (6.67%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Metasploit
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Designer
2 5 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Transition Manager
4 2 (6.67%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Security Designer
4 2 (6.67%) Lead Designer
4 2 (6.67%) DBA
4 2 (6.67%) Tester
4 2 (6.67%) Network Designer
4 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Security Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Junior
5 1 (3.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) JSP
1 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.67%) Replication
1 2 (6.67%) Cryptography
1 2 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) PKI
2 1 (3.33%) PDA
2 1 (3.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Windows
3 4 (13.33%) Solaris
3 4 (13.33%) UNIX
4 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) ITIL
1 5 (16.67%) Migration
2 4 (13.33%) Project Management
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (10.00%) SIEM
3 3 (10.00%) Change Control
3 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (10.00%) Network Management
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
4 2 (6.67%) Financial Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
4 2 (6.67%) Information Management
4 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.33%) Release Management
5 1 (3.33%) ITSM
5 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) DV Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (10.00%) CCNP
3 3 (10.00%) CCNA
4 2 (6.67%) CISSP
4 2 (6.67%) CISA
4 2 (6.67%) CISM
4 2 (6.67%) JNCIS
5 1 (3.33%) Degree
5 1 (3.33%) JNCIA
5 1 (3.33%) HND
5 1 (3.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
2 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) Postfix
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (3.33%) vSphere
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.33%) ProxySG
3 1 (3.33%) Snort
3 1 (3.33%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Nessus
1 2 (6.67%) yum
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Cisco
2 5 (16.67%) Juniper
2 5 (16.67%) Remedy
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) McAfee
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.00%) VMware
5 2 (6.67%) Blue Coat
5 2 (6.67%) Siebel
5 2 (6.67%) Tandberg
5 2 (6.67%) Sun
5 2 (6.67%) HP
5 2 (6.67%) BMC
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.33%) EMC
6 1 (3.33%) Avaya
6 1 (3.33%) F5
6 1 (3.33%) Sourcefire
6 1 (3.33%) Brocade
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