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 30 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 3 34 2
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -32
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 82 10 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 19.52% 2.38% 20.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 67.77% 17.24% 63.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 6 38
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£400 £319 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.49% -29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £133 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £20.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+69.13% -5.81%
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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
121 58 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 28.81% 13.81% 32.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 50 67
Average daily rate £400 £396 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £163 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £37.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +163.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.93 £37.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £37.50 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -9.52%

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 30 July 2015.

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

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 85 (86.73%) SC Cleared
2 41 (41.84%) ITIL
3 26 (26.53%) DV Cleared
4 24 (24.49%) PRINCE2
4 24 (24.49%) Windows
5 23 (23.47%) Microsoft
5 23 (23.47%) Telecoms
6 18 (18.37%) Active Directory
7 15 (15.31%) Cisco
7 15 (15.31%) Finance
7 15 (15.31%) Migration
8 14 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (14.29%) Network Security
9 13 (13.27%) Data Centre
9 13 (13.27%) MS Project
9 13 (13.27%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (13.27%) Juniper
10 12 (12.24%) CCNP
10 12 (12.24%) Configuration Management
11 11 (11.22%) LAN
11 11 (11.22%) WAN
12 10 (10.20%) Ethernet
12 10 (10.20%) MS Office
12 10 (10.20%) Asset Management
13 9 (9.18%) VPN
13 9 (9.18%) HP
14 8 (8.16%) MPLS
14 8 (8.16%) OSPF
14 8 (8.16%) SharePoint
14 8 (8.16%) Solaris

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 8 (8.16%) SharePoint
1 8 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (6.12%) Lync
3 5 (5.10%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.06%) CMS
5 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (13.27%) MS Project
2 10 (10.20%) MS Office
3 2 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.29%) Network Security
2 11 (11.22%) LAN
2 11 (11.22%) WAN
3 10 (10.20%) Ethernet
4 9 (9.18%) VPN
5 8 (8.16%) MPLS
5 8 (8.16%) OSPF
5 8 (8.16%) BGP
6 7 (7.14%) IPv4
6 7 (7.14%) IPv6
6 7 (7.14%) H.323
6 7 (7.14%) VoIP
7 6 (6.12%) IPsec
8 5 (5.10%) QSIG
8 5 (5.10%) Firewall
8 5 (5.10%) DPNSS
8 5 (5.10%) PBX
9 4 (4.08%) DHCP
9 4 (4.08%) DNS
10 3 (3.06%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.06%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (4.08%) LoadRunner
2 3 (3.06%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.02%) Toad
General
1 23 (23.47%) Telecoms
2 15 (15.31%) Finance
3 5 (5.10%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (17.35%) Designer
2 12 (12.24%) Project Manager
3 11 (11.22%) Analyst
4 7 (7.14%) Lead Designer
4 7 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (7.14%) PMO Manager
5 6 (6.12%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (6.12%) Test Analyst
6 5 (5.10%) Test Manager
7 4 (4.08%) Architect
7 4 (4.08%) DBA
7 4 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (4.08%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (3.06%) Configuration Manager
8 3 (3.06%) Programme Manager
8 3 (3.06%) Risk Manager
9 2 (2.04%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 2 (2.04%) Infrastructure Designer
9 2 (2.04%) CLAS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.27%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.12%) Cryptography
4 5 (5.10%) IVR
5 4 (4.08%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.08%) User Experience
6 2 (2.04%) CESG
6 2 (2.04%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.02%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.02%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.49%) Windows
2 14 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (8.16%) Solaris
3 8 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (7.14%) Linux
5 6 (6.12%) Windows XP
6 5 (5.10%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.08%) UNIX
7 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.04%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.04%) CentOS
9 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (41.84%) ITIL
2 24 (24.49%) PRINCE2
3 15 (15.31%) Migration
4 12 (12.24%) Configuration Management
5 10 (10.20%) Asset Management
6 8 (8.16%) Risk Management
7 6 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (5.10%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.10%) Service Management
8 5 (5.10%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (5.10%) WFM
8 5 (5.10%) Data Protection
9 4 (4.08%) Change Control
10 3 (3.06%) Functional Testing
10 3 (3.06%) Release Management
10 3 (3.06%) Test Management
10 3 (3.06%) Security Management
10 3 (3.06%) Project Planning
10 3 (3.06%) Network Design
10 3 (3.06%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 85 (86.73%) SC Cleared
2 26 (26.53%) DV Cleared
3 13 (13.27%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (12.24%) CCNP
5 8 (8.16%) JNCIS
6 5 (5.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.08%) MCSE
8 3 (3.06%) CCNA
9 2 (2.04%) MCSA
9 2 (2.04%) MCITP
10 1 (1.02%) Degree
10 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (1.02%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) QA
2 4 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.04%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.02%) JSP 440
System Software
1 18 (18.37%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.12%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.08%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.08%) DFS Replication
3 4 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (7.14%) SCCM
2 6 (6.12%) SCOM
3 4 (4.08%) SCVMM
3 4 (4.08%) WSUS
3 4 (4.08%) SCOrch
3 4 (4.08%) SCSM
4 3 (3.06%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.04%) Puppet
5 2 (2.04%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.02%) Nessus
6 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 23 (23.47%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.31%) Cisco
3 13 (13.27%) Juniper
4 9 (9.18%) HP
5 8 (8.16%) Oracle
6 7 (7.14%) Tandberg
7 5 (5.10%) VMware
7 5 (5.10%) Avaya
8 4 (4.08%) Brocade
8 4 (4.08%) Siebel
8 4 (4.08%) Sun
9 3 (3.06%) Splunk
10 2 (2.04%) ArcSight
10 2 (2.04%) NetQoS
10 2 (2.04%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.02%) McAfee
11 1 (1.02%) Nortel
11 1 (1.02%) Citrix
11 1 (1.02%) IBM