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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 33 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-31 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 11 83 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.61% 21.07% 18.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.97% 64.84% 49.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 39 32
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £350 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £481 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £371 £374
% change year-on-year
+1.21% -0.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £12.88 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.00%
Qualifications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
58 128 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 13.78% 32.49% 37.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 67 74
Average daily rate £398 £440 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.54% +5.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £290 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Average hourly rate - £12.88 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -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 1 August 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram 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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 20 (74.07%) SC Cleared
2 11 (40.74%) Cisco
3 7 (25.93%) Nortel
3 7 (25.93%) Avaya
3 7 (25.93%) LAN
3 7 (25.93%) WAN
3 7 (25.93%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (25.93%) Test Strategy
4 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
4 4 (14.81%) Finance
4 4 (14.81%) Juniper
4 4 (14.81%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (14.81%) Network Security
4 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (11.11%) RMADS
5 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 3 (11.11%) Windows
5 3 (11.11%) Migration
5 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 2 (7.41%) HP
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
6 2 (7.41%) Linux
6 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) LAN
1 7 (25.93%) WAN
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (14.81%) Network Security
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (3.70%) NAS
4 1 (3.70%) SAN
4 1 (3.70%) LDAP
4 1 (3.70%) DHCP
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Big Data
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.70%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) Maven
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Metasploit
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.70%) Ant
2 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Test Leader
2 5 (18.52%) Network Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Security Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) DBA
5 2 (7.41%) Test Manager
5 2 (7.41%) CLAS Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.70%) Mobility Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) IT Security Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Penetration Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Transition Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) Spring
2 1 (3.70%) JSF
2 1 (3.70%) jQuery
2 1 (3.70%) JAX-WS
2 1 (3.70%) REST
2 1 (3.70%) CSS3
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) WSDL
2 1 (3.70%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) RMADS
2 2 (7.41%) CESG
3 1 (3.70%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) iPhone
3 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
2 2 (7.41%) UNIX
2 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.70%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (25.93%) Test Strategy
2 3 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (7.41%) Project Management
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) Network Management
3 2 (7.41%) Information Security
3 2 (7.41%) Information Management
3 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.70%) Network Design
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) Data Management
4 1 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.70%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (3.70%) Information Assurance
4 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.70%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) VB
3 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) SC Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Nmap
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco
2 7 (25.93%) Nortel
2 7 (25.93%) Avaya
3 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
3 4 (14.81%) Juniper
4 2 (7.41%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) F5
5 1 (3.70%) Brocade
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) CODA
5 1 (3.70%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) McAfee
5 1 (3.70%) Sophos
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