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 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 Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 22 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 22 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 5.43% 8.64% 7.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.91% 36.62% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 21
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£375 £339 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.78% -38.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £244 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £436 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £366 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -32.07%
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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
92 71 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 22.72% 23.59% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 52 73
Average daily rate £425 £370 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -12.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £230 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £23.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.78% +6.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, 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 39 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (30.77%) ITIL
3 11 (28.21%) Cisco
4 10 (25.64%) Windows
4 10 (25.64%) Juniper
5 9 (23.08%) Linux
5 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 9 (23.08%) DV Cleared
5 9 (23.08%) VMware
6 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (20.51%) WAN
6 8 (20.51%) MS Exchange
6 8 (20.51%) PRINCE
7 7 (17.95%) VPN
7 7 (17.95%) Network Security
7 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
8 6 (15.38%) CheckPoint
8 6 (15.38%) Firewall
9 5 (12.82%) Remedy
9 5 (12.82%) McAfee
9 5 (12.82%) VoIP
9 5 (12.82%) UNIX
9 5 (12.82%) Oracle
9 5 (12.82%) Finance
9 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (10.26%) SIEM

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 8 (20.51%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.56%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) WAN
2 7 (17.95%) VPN
2 7 (17.95%) Network Security
3 6 (15.38%) Firewall
4 5 (12.82%) VoIP
5 3 (7.69%) DNS
5 3 (7.69%) LAN
5 3 (7.69%) Wireless
6 2 (5.13%) Unified Communications
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.13%) IPsec
6 2 (5.13%) SMTP
6 2 (5.13%) Ethernet
6 2 (5.13%) IPv4
6 2 (5.13%) IPv6
6 2 (5.13%) MPLS
6 2 (5.13%) OSPF
6 2 (5.13%) BGP
6 2 (5.13%) H.323
7 1 (2.56%) DPNSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Designer
2 6 (15.38%) Consultant
3 5 (12.82%) Network Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) SharePoint Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Security Designer
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (5.13%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Penetration Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Network Support
6 2 (5.13%) DBA
6 2 (5.13%) Lead Designer
6 2 (5.13%) Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Network Designer
6 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.56%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Junior
7 1 (2.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Middleware
1 1 (2.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (5.13%) Replication
2 2 (5.13%) Cryptography
2 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.56%) IVR
3 1 (2.56%) PKI
3 1 (2.56%) PDA
3 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 9 (23.08%) Linux
3 5 (12.82%) UNIX
4 4 (10.26%) Solaris
5 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.56%) Android
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) ITIL
2 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.51%) PRINCE
3 4 (10.26%) SIEM
3 4 (10.26%) Migration
4 3 (7.69%) Project Management
4 3 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) Network Management
5 2 (5.13%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.13%) Change Control
5 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.56%) ITSM
6 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.56%) Workflow
6 1 (2.56%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.08%) DV Cleared
3 8 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (10.26%) CCNA
5 3 (7.69%) CCNP
6 2 (5.13%) JNCIA
6 2 (5.13%) JNCIS
6 2 (5.13%) CISSP
6 2 (5.13%) CISA
6 2 (5.13%) CISM
7 1 (2.56%) CCIE
7 1 (2.56%) HND
7 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
1 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) Postfix
4 1 (2.56%) Snort
4 1 (2.56%) Nmap
4 1 (2.56%) ProxySG
4 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (2.56%) vSphere
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) yum
1 2 (5.13%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Cisco
2 10 (25.64%) Juniper
3 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 9 (23.08%) VMware
4 6 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 5 (12.82%) Remedy
5 5 (12.82%) McAfee
5 5 (12.82%) Oracle
6 4 (10.26%) Nokia
7 2 (5.13%) Tandberg
7 2 (5.13%) Blue Coat
7 2 (5.13%) Siebel
7 2 (5.13%) Sun
7 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.13%) BMC
8 1 (2.56%) Avaya
8 1 (2.56%) HP
8 1 (2.56%) EMC
8 1 (2.56%) Sourcefire
8 1 (2.56%) F5
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