The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 7 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 91 97 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 12.55% 18.00% 19.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.15% 56.73% 54.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 41 63
Average daily rate
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£375 £345 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.85% -13.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £460 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £371
% change year-on-year
+3.80% -2.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £36.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +139.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -46.15%
SC Cleared
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Qualifications Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
189 171 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 26.07% 31.73% 35.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 86 140
Average daily rate £383 £360 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £459 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 8
Average hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +116.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -26.53%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salisbury +1 28 £110 -43.07% 7
Swindon -29 6 £425 +0.59% 2
Chippenham +5 5 £120 -64.96% 7
SC Cleared
South West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 154 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 51 (33.12%) Microsoft
3 41 (26.62%) DV Cleared
4 39 (25.32%) MS Excel
5 30 (19.48%) Windows
5 30 (19.48%) Telecoms
6 26 (16.88%) ITIL
7 25 (16.23%) Project Management
8 23 (14.94%) PowerShell
9 20 (12.99%) Military
9 20 (12.99%) SQL
9 20 (12.99%) SharePoint
10 16 (10.39%) SCCM
11 15 (9.74%) MS Project
12 14 (9.09%) Finance
12 14 (9.09%) Degree
12 14 (9.09%) Computer Science
13 13 (8.44%) Migration
13 13 (8.44%) JSP
13 13 (8.44%) ITIL V3
14 12 (7.79%) Software Distribution
14 12 (7.79%) JavaScript
14 12 (7.79%) Python
14 12 (7.79%) Compatibility Testing
14 12 (7.79%) Windows 7
15 11 (7.14%) Visualisation
15 11 (7.14%) Information Assurance
15 11 (7.14%) MS Access
15 11 (7.14%) PRINCE2
15 11 (7.14%) Management Information System

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (12.99%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.49%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.60%) Lync
5 2 (1.30%) MS Project Server
5 2 (1.30%) SAS
6 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.65%) Apache
6 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 39 (25.32%) MS Excel
2 15 (9.74%) MS Project
3 8 (5.19%) MS Office
4 3 (1.95%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.30%) Mathematica
5 2 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.30%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.55%) DNS
1 7 (4.55%) Firewall
2 6 (3.90%) DHCP
3 5 (3.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (2.60%) VLAN
4 4 (2.60%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (2.60%) Network Security
5 3 (1.95%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (1.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (1.95%) SAN
6 2 (1.30%) 802.11
6 2 (1.30%) MPLS
6 2 (1.30%) OSPF
6 2 (1.30%) BGP
6 2 (1.30%) TACACS
6 2 (1.30%) ATM
6 2 (1.30%) LAN
6 2 (1.30%) WAN
6 2 (1.30%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.14%) MS Access
2 6 (3.90%) Big Data
3 5 (3.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.55%) MSI
2 2 (1.30%) Metasploit
2 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.65%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (19.48%) Telecoms
2 20 (12.99%) Military
3 14 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (14.94%) Analyst
2 17 (11.04%) Developer
3 15 (9.74%) Consultant
4 14 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 8 (5.19%) Programme Manager
5 8 (5.19%) Network Engineer
5 8 (5.19%) Service Analyst
5 8 (5.19%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (5.19%) Database Developer
6 7 (4.55%) Applications Packager
6 7 (4.55%) Designer
7 6 (3.90%) Infrastructure Designer
7 6 (3.90%) Help Desk Analyst
7 6 (3.90%) Programme Office Manager
7 6 (3.90%) Support Analyst
8 5 (3.25%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (3.25%) Systems Integration Engineer
8 5 (3.25%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (3.25%) Systems Manager
8 5 (3.25%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.44%) JSP
2 10 (6.49%) Web Services
3 9 (5.84%) REST
4 5 (3.25%) Software Packaging
5 4 (2.60%) .NET
6 3 (1.95%) XML
7 2 (1.30%) XSLT
8 1 (0.65%) Ajax
8 1 (0.65%) CSS
8 1 (0.65%) CAML
8 1 (0.65%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.65%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.14%) Visualisation
2 11 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.84%) Web 2.0
4 4 (2.60%) Wiki
5 3 (1.95%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.95%) GIS
6 2 (1.30%) User Experience
6 2 (1.30%) RMADS
7 1 (0.65%) Social Media
7 1 (0.65%) ASIC
7 1 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.65%) Replication
7 1 (0.65%) CESG
7 1 (0.65%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.65%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.48%) Windows
2 12 (7.79%) Windows 7
3 8 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (5.19%) Linux
4 6 (3.90%) UNIX
5 4 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.30%) Solaris
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.65%) Android
7 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (16.88%) ITIL
2 25 (16.23%) Project Management
3 13 (8.44%) Migration
3 13 (8.44%) ITIL V3
4 12 (7.79%) Compatibility Testing
4 12 (7.79%) Software Distribution
5 11 (7.14%) Information Assurance
5 11 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 8 (5.19%) Risk Management
6 8 (5.19%) Business Analysis
7 7 (4.55%) Image Processing
7 7 (4.55%) Data Migration
7 7 (4.55%) Change Control
7 7 (4.55%) Information Management
8 6 (3.90%) Test Scripting
9 5 (3.25%) Data Protection
9 5 (3.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (2.60%) Software Engineering
10 4 (2.60%) Asset Management
10 4 (2.60%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.94%) PowerShell
2 20 (12.99%) SQL
3 12 (7.79%) Python
3 12 (7.79%) JavaScript
4 10 (6.49%) C
5 9 (5.84%) Java
6 4 (2.60%) C#
7 3 (1.95%) Perl
7 3 (1.95%) Ruby
8 2 (1.30%) R
8 2 (1.30%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.65%) VBScript
9 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 154 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 41 (26.62%) DV Cleared
3 14 (9.09%) Degree
4 5 (3.25%) PMP
4 5 (3.25%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.95%) CBAP
6 2 (1.30%) CCNP
6 2 (1.30%) CCNA
6 2 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.65%) ISEB
7 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.65%) APMP
7 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.95%) QA
3 2 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (3.90%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.95%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.95%) Nmap
4 3 (1.95%) vSphere
4 3 (1.95%) vCloud
5 2 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.65%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 16 (10.39%) SCCM
2 7 (4.55%) AppDNA
3 6 (3.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (3.25%) WSUS
5 3 (1.95%) Nessus
5 3 (1.95%) SCOM
5 3 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.30%) Nagios
7 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.65%) YUM
7 1 (0.65%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.65%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 51 (33.12%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.49%) Cisco
3 6 (3.90%) Juniper
3 6 (3.90%) Symantec
3 6 (3.90%) VMware
4 5 (3.25%) Citrix
4 5 (3.25%) HP
4 5 (3.25%) CheckPoint
4 5 (3.25%) Lumension
5 3 (1.95%) 3PAR
5 3 (1.95%) F5
6 2 (1.30%) IBM
6 2 (1.30%) Oracle
6 2 (1.30%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.30%) Remedy
7 1 (0.65%) Websense
7 1 (0.65%) Brocade
7 1 (0.65%) BMC
7 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.65%) Business Objects
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Rate: Market rates [negotiable]
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £420 - 440 per day
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