Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for CREST Certified qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

CREST Certification
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing CREST Certified 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 0.47% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median daily rate - - -
Gloucestershire median daily rate £638 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -

CREST Certified is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 100 56 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 46.95% 38.36% 46.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 21 49
Cheltenham median daily rate £475 £575 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.39% +43.75% -5.60%
10th Percentile £263 £450 £243
90th Percentile £538 £663 £563
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 7
Cheltenham median hourly rate £28.75 £17.35 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.71% -59.18% +226.92%
10th Percentile £17.05 £15.96 £16.75
90th Percentile £45.00 £17.49 £79.50
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% -

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CREST Certified also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for CREST Certified.

1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) LogRhythm

CREST Certified
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) SOC Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) LogRhythm