The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 20 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 26 32 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 6.86% 8.14% 11.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.21% 44.44% 56.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 28
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£375 £375 £399
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -36.00%
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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
76 72 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 20.05% 18.32% 19.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 50 50
Average daily rate £390 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £603 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £23.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.08% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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
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

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 43 (84.31%) SC Cleared
2 17 (33.33%) ITIL
3 15 (29.41%) Windows
3 15 (29.41%) VMware
4 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (25.49%) Cisco
4 13 (25.49%) PRINCE
5 12 (23.53%) Juniper
5 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 12 (23.53%) Active Directory
6 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange
7 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (17.65%) Migration
8 9 (17.65%) Linux
9 8 (15.69%) Oracle
9 8 (15.69%) WAN
9 8 (15.69%) DV Cleared
9 8 (15.69%) Office 365
9 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (13.73%) Network Security
10 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
10 7 (13.73%) Solaris
10 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (13.73%) CheckPoint
11 6 (11.76%) Nokia
11 6 (11.76%) Siebel
11 6 (11.76%) VPN
11 6 (11.76%) Sun
11 6 (11.76%) Firewall
11 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange
2 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
3 5 (9.80%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (9.80%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.96%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) WAN
2 7 (13.73%) Network Security
3 6 (11.76%) Firewall
3 6 (11.76%) VPN
4 5 (9.80%) VoIP
5 4 (7.84%) LAN
6 3 (5.88%) Wireless
7 2 (3.92%) IPsec
7 2 (3.92%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.92%) DNS
7 2 (3.92%) IPv4
7 2 (3.92%) IPv6
7 2 (3.92%) MPLS
7 2 (3.92%) OSPF
7 2 (3.92%) BGP
7 2 (3.92%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.92%) Unified Communications
7 2 (3.92%) H.323
8 1 (1.96%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (1.96%) DPNSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.96%) Toad
General
1 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.84%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (15.69%) Designer
2 7 (13.73%) Network Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Consultant
3 6 (11.76%) DBA
3 6 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) SharePoint Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Penetration Tester
6 2 (3.92%) Network Support
6 2 (3.92%) Network Designer
6 2 (3.92%) Lead Designer
6 2 (3.92%) Tester
7 1 (1.96%) Junior
7 1 (1.96%) Architect
7 1 (1.96%) Project Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Systems Designer
7 1 (1.96%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Thin Client
2 3 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.92%) Cryptography
3 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.96%) Replication
4 1 (1.96%) IVR
4 1 (1.96%) PKI
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Windows
2 9 (17.65%) Linux
3 7 (13.73%) Solaris
4 4 (7.84%) UNIX
5 3 (5.88%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.96%) Android
7 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) ITIL
2 13 (25.49%) PRINCE
2 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (17.65%) Migration
4 5 (9.80%) Asset Management
5 4 (7.84%) SIEM
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (5.88%) ITSM
6 3 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.92%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.92%) Project Management
7 2 (3.92%) Service Management
7 2 (3.92%) Network Management
7 2 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.96%) Cyber Security
8 1 (1.96%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (1.96%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.96%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (84.31%) SC Cleared
2 8 (15.69%) DV Cleared
3 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.84%) CCNA
5 3 (5.88%) CCNP
6 2 (3.92%) CISSP
6 2 (3.92%) CISA
6 2 (3.92%) CISM
6 2 (3.92%) JNCIA
6 2 (3.92%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.96%) Degree
7 1 (1.96%) HND
7 1 (1.96%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.96%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.96%) Postfix
3 1 (1.96%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (1.96%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.96%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Nessus
2 1 (1.96%) Nmap
2 1 (1.96%) yum
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) VMware
2 13 (25.49%) Cisco
3 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 12 (23.53%) Juniper
4 8 (15.69%) Oracle
5 7 (13.73%) CheckPoint
6 6 (11.76%) Nokia
6 6 (11.76%) Siebel
6 6 (11.76%) Sun
7 5 (9.80%) HP
7 5 (9.80%) Remedy
8 4 (7.84%) McAfee
9 2 (3.92%) BMC
9 2 (3.92%) Tandberg
10 1 (1.96%) F5
10 1 (1.96%) EMC
10 1 (1.96%) Avaya
10 1 (1.96%) BT
10 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.96%) Blue Coat