The first table below looks at the demand for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Swindon region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 36 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-34 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 10 83 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.33% 20.49% 18.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.39% 63.36% 49.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 41 29
Average daily rate
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£319 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £350 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -14.00%
Qualifications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
61 131 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 14.22% 32.35% 37.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 71 65
Average daily rate £396 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £290 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £14.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -4.54%
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Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

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Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 22 (78.57%) SC Cleared
2 12 (42.86%) Cisco
3 7 (25.00%) LAN
3 7 (25.00%) WAN
3 7 (25.00%) Avaya
3 7 (25.00%) Nortel
3 7 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 7 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (17.86%) Network Security
4 5 (17.86%) Juniper
5 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 4 (14.29%) Finance
5 4 (14.29%) SQL
5 4 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 4 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (10.71%) RMADS
6 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
6 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
7 2 (7.14%) Project Management
7 2 (7.14%) Firewall
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle
7 2 (7.14%) MS Office
7 2 (7.14%) Web Services
7 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
7 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
7 2 (7.14%) HP
7 2 (7.14%) Java
7 2 (7.14%) ITIL

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (3.57%) Confluence
1 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) LAN
1 7 (25.00%) WAN
2 5 (17.86%) Network Security
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (7.14%) Firewall
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (3.57%) NAS
5 1 (3.57%) LDAP
5 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Big Data
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.57%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.57%) Metasploit
2 1 (3.57%) Maven
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) Ant
2 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Test Leader
2 5 (17.86%) Security Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
5 2 (7.14%) DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Test Manager
5 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) CLAS Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Mobility Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) UI Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) Security Tester
6 1 (3.57%) UI Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) REST
2 1 (3.57%) CSS3
2 1 (3.57%) Spring
2 1 (3.57%) JSF
2 1 (3.57%) jQuery
2 1 (3.57%) JAX-WS
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) WSDL
2 1 (3.57%) XML Schema
2 1 (3.57%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) RMADS
2 2 (7.14%) CESG
3 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.57%) iPhone
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
1 2 (7.14%) UNIX
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
1 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.57%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Test Strategy
1 7 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (7.14%) Project Management
2 2 (7.14%) ITIL
2 2 (7.14%) Information Management
2 2 (7.14%) Migration
2 2 (7.14%) Information Security
2 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (3.57%) Change Control
3 1 (3.57%) Network Management
3 1 (3.57%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (3.57%) Information Assurance
3 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
3 1 (3.57%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (3.57%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (3.57%) Performance Management
3 1 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (78.57%) SC Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco
2 7 (25.00%) Avaya
2 7 (25.00%) Nortel
3 5 (17.86%) Juniper
4 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle
5 2 (7.14%) HP
5 2 (7.14%) F5
6 1 (3.57%) Brocade
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.57%) CODA