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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 19 27 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 16 20 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 5.14% 4.76% 11.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.63% 28.17% 51.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 23
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£394 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £228 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £613 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £19.25 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.07% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -15.09%
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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
54 71 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 17.36% 16.90% 23.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 50 51
Average daily rate £390 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £220 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £558 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.25 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.69% +94.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

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
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 40 (86.96%) SC Cleared
2 16 (34.78%) ITIL
3 14 (30.43%) Windows
3 14 (30.43%) Cisco
4 13 (28.26%) PRINCE
4 13 (28.26%) VMware
4 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
5 12 (26.09%) Juniper
6 10 (21.74%) Linux
7 9 (19.57%) Network Security
7 9 (19.57%) DV Cleared
7 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (19.57%) WAN
7 9 (19.57%) Solaris
7 9 (19.57%) Oracle
7 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (17.39%) VPN
8 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
8 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
8 8 (17.39%) Asset Management
8 8 (17.39%) Office 365
8 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (15.22%) CheckPoint
9 7 (15.22%) Ethernet
10 6 (13.04%) Nokia
10 6 (13.04%) Migration
11 5 (10.87%) Finance
11 5 (10.87%) Tandberg

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (17.39%) MS Exchange
1 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) Network Security
1 9 (19.57%) WAN
2 8 (17.39%) VPN
3 7 (15.22%) Ethernet
4 5 (10.87%) OSPF
4 5 (10.87%) BGP
4 5 (10.87%) H.323
4 5 (10.87%) LAN
5 4 (8.70%) IPv4
5 4 (8.70%) IPv6
5 4 (8.70%) VoIP
5 4 (8.70%) MPLS
5 4 (8.70%) IPsec
5 4 (8.70%) Firewall
6 2 (4.35%) DNS
6 2 (4.35%) Unified Communications
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.17%) DPNSS
7 1 (2.17%) QSIG
7 1 (2.17%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Toad
General
1 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.87%) Finance
3 3 (6.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Designer
2 6 (13.04%) Network Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (10.87%) DBA
4 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Lead Designer
5 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.35%) Network Designer
6 2 (4.35%) Network Support
6 2 (4.35%) UNIX Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Security Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Support Team Leader
7 1 (2.17%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (2.17%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.17%) Security Designer
7 1 (2.17%) Security Project Manager
7 1 (2.17%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Operations Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.70%) Cryptography
3 3 (6.52%) Fat Client
3 3 (6.52%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.17%) IVR
4 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Windows
2 10 (21.74%) Linux
3 9 (19.57%) Solaris
4 5 (10.87%) UNIX
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.17%) Android
6 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) ITIL
2 13 (28.26%) PRINCE
2 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.39%) Asset Management
4 6 (13.04%) Migration
5 5 (10.87%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (8.70%) SIEM
7 3 (6.52%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.35%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.17%) ITIL V3
9 1 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (2.17%) Network Management
9 1 (2.17%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (2.17%) Cyber Security
9 1 (2.17%) Service Management
9 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (86.96%) SC Cleared
2 9 (19.57%) DV Cleared
2 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (10.87%) JNCIS
3 5 (10.87%) CCNP
4 4 (8.70%) CCNA
5 2 (4.35%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.17%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) Degree
6 1 (2.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) yum
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Cisco
2 13 (28.26%) VMware
3 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.09%) Juniper
4 9 (19.57%) Oracle
5 7 (15.22%) CheckPoint
6 6 (13.04%) Nokia
7 5 (10.87%) Tandberg
7 5 (10.87%) Siebel
7 5 (10.87%) Sun
7 5 (10.87%) HP
8 4 (8.70%) McAfee
9 3 (6.52%) Brocade
10 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.17%) Remedy
10 1 (2.17%) Avaya
10 1 (2.17%) BMC