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 January 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 14 13 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 28 37 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 7.87% 10.45% 6.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 32.18% 31.90% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 32 12
Median daily rate £350 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £260 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £42.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +123.68%

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
87 116 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 24.44% 32.77% 24.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 85 70
Median daily rate £410 £370 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% -12.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £269 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 5
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +188.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +105.12%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 January 2017.

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 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 35 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (45.71%) Cisco
3 12 (34.29%) VMware
4 10 (28.57%) vSphere
5 9 (25.71%) Windows
6 8 (22.86%) Unix
7 7 (20.00%) C
7 7 (20.00%) VCE vBlock
8 6 (17.14%) Oracle
8 6 (17.14%) ITIL
9 5 (14.29%) Solaris
9 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
9 5 (14.29%) Firewall
9 5 (14.29%) DV Cleared
10 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (11.43%) Change Management
10 4 (11.43%) Migration
10 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (8.57%) Juniper
11 3 (8.57%) Apple
11 3 (8.57%) HP
11 3 (8.57%) SLA
11 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
11 3 (8.57%) MS Office
11 3 (8.57%) Oracle EBS
11 3 (8.57%) Blackberry
11 3 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (8.57%) Oracle BI EE

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (5.71%) Internet
2 2 (5.71%) Network Security
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Design Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Functional Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Security Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Server Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Service Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) E-Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Network Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) VCE vBlock
2 3 (8.57%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) PKI
3 2 (5.71%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) CESG
4 1 (2.86%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (2.86%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Unix
3 5 (14.29%) Solaris
4 3 (8.57%) Android
5 1 (2.86%) Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) ITIL
2 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (11.43%) Change Management
2 4 (11.43%) Migration
3 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
4 2 (5.71%) ITIL V3
4 2 (5.71%) Kanban
4 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.71%) Open Source
4 2 (5.71%) Project Management
4 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
4 2 (5.71%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (5.71%) Requirements Management
4 2 (5.71%) Scrum
4 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.71%) Service Management
4 2 (5.71%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) C
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.71%) CCIE
4 2 (5.71%) CCNP
4 2 (5.71%) JNCIE
5 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.86%) CCNA
5 1 (2.86%) CLAS
5 1 (2.86%) ISEB
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.86%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.86%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) QA
3 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.86%) RMADS
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) vSphere
2 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) vRealize
2 1 (2.86%) Ansible
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Cisco
2 12 (34.29%) VMware
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle
4 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.57%) Apple
5 3 (8.57%) Blue Coat
5 3 (8.57%) F5
5 3 (8.57%) HP
5 3 (8.57%) Juniper
6 2 (5.71%) Intel Security
6 2 (5.71%) Palo Alto
6 2 (5.71%) Sun
7 1 (2.86%) Brocade
7 1 (2.86%) BT
7 1 (2.86%) CA
7 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.86%) EMC
7 1 (2.86%) Remedy
7 1 (2.86%) Talend