Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 10 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.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 5 10
Rank change year-on-year -17 +5 -3
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 11 21 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 5.29% 14.89% 12.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.22% 38.18% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 22
Cheltenham median daily rate £127 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -67.29% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £113 £381 £173
90th Percentile £497 £394 £434
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £315 £400
% change year-on-year +19.05% -21.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Cheltenham median hourly rate £17.50 £17.35 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.86% -7.47% +44.23%
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £17.50 £28.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year -39.13% -5.74% +144.00%

SC Cleared 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 98 55 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 47.12% 39.01% 47.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 21 51
Cheltenham median daily rate £475 £575 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.39% +43.75% -3.61%
10th Percentile £263 £450 £263
90th Percentile £538 £663 £563
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 7
Cheltenham median hourly rate £17.50 £17.35 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.86% -59.18% +226.92%
10th Percentile £16.60 £15.96 £16.75
90th Percentile £45.00 £17.49 £79.50
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £27.50 £28.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Cheltenham

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in Cheltenham

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared in Cheltenham

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared 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 SC Cleared.

1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) Retail
5 1 (9.09%) PKI
5 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
5 1 (9.09%) Java EE
5 1 (9.09%) JSON
5 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) JBoss
5 1 (9.09%) Apache
5 1 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) HTTP
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) ISEB
5 1 (9.09%) EPoS
5 1 (9.09%) Middleware
5 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
5 1 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) Java

SC Cleared
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Customer Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Senior Customer Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Break Fix Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Architect
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Java EE
1 1 (9.09%) JSON
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) EPoS
1 1 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (9.09%) PKI
1 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Break/Fix
1 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (9.09%) High Availability
1 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) vRealize
1 1 (9.09%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Dell
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) VMware