Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 February 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 Clearance
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 60 55 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 43.17% 33.95% 43.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 90.91% 90.16% 88.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 26 49
Cheltenham median daily rate £550 £406 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.38% -9.72% -5.26%
10th Percentile £450 £299 £342
90th Percentile £663 £569 £550
Gloucestershire median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Cheltenham median hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% +45.83% -87.53%
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -36.78%

Security 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 66 61 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 47.48% 37.65% 49.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 27 56
Cheltenham median daily rate £500 £390 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.21% -8.24% -7.21%
10th Percentile £437 £299 £238
90th Percentile £663 £568 £550
Gloucestershire median daily rate £475 £425 £439
% change year-on-year +11.76% -3.19% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 1
Cheltenham median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +66.67% -69.23%
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £32.25 £27.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year +17.27% -33.73% +2.47%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Cheltenham

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Cheltenham

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Cheltenham

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Cheltenham

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Security Cleared in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 47 (78.33%) DV Cleared
2 22 (36.67%) Java
3 20 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 13 (21.67%) SC Cleared
5 11 (18.33%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (15.00%) Linux
7 9 (15.00%) ISEB
8 8 (13.33%) DevOps
8 8 (13.33%) Red Hat
8 8 (13.33%) .NET
8 8 (13.33%) C#
8 8 (13.33%) Migration
8 8 (13.33%) Scrum
9 7 (11.67%) Rational DOORS
9 7 (11.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (11.67%) Data Migration
10 6 (10.00%) CentOS
10 6 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (8.33%) ISTQB
11 5 (8.33%) Selenium
11 5 (8.33%) Cucumber
11 5 (8.33%) Manufacturing
11 5 (8.33%) PRINCE2
12 4 (6.67%) Windows
12 4 (6.67%) OO
12 4 (6.67%) EJB
12 4 (6.67%) JUnit
12 4 (6.67%) Six Sigma
12 4 (6.67%) Project Management

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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 4 (6.67%) Confluence
2 1 (1.67%) Documentum
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) Big Data
2 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 5 (8.33%) Selenium
3 4 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (6.67%) Bitbucket
3 4 (6.67%) EasyMock
3 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.67%) JIRA
3 4 (6.67%) JUnit
3 4 (6.67%) Rational Quality Manager
3 4 (6.67%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 5 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (16.67%) Developer
2 9 (15.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
2 9 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Consultant
4 5 (8.33%) Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Business Change Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Business Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Change Manager
5 4 (6.67%) DOORS Consultant
5 4 (6.67%) DV Cleared Project Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Administrator
6 3 (5.00%) Automation Tester
6 3 (5.00%) Tester
7 2 (3.33%) Integration Consultant
7 2 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Linux Support
7 2 (3.33%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) .NET
2 4 (6.67%) EJB
2 4 (6.67%) JSF
2 4 (6.67%) Spring
3 3 (5.00%) .NET Core
3 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.67%) CSS
5 1 (1.67%) HTML
5 1 (1.67%) jQuery
5 1 (1.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) PMI
1 4 (6.67%) Wiki
2 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.00%) Linux
2 6 (10.00%) CentOS
2 6 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 11 (18.33%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (13.33%) DevOps
4 8 (13.33%) Migration
4 8 (13.33%) Scrum
5 7 (11.67%) Data Migration
5 7 (11.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 4 (6.67%) Business Change Management
7 4 (6.67%) Change Management
7 4 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (6.67%) OO
7 4 (6.67%) OOD
7 4 (6.67%) Programme Delivery
7 4 (6.67%) Project Management
7 4 (6.67%) Six Sigma
7 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.67%) Java
2 8 (13.33%) C#
3 2 (3.33%) C
4 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 47 (78.33%) DV Cleared
2 13 (21.67%) SC Cleared
3 9 (15.00%) ISEB
4 5 (8.33%) ISTQB
5 4 (6.67%) PMI Certification
5 4 (6.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.67%) HNC
6 1 (1.67%) HND
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.33%) KVM
2 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Puppet
2 1 (1.67%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (6.67%) IBM
3 2 (3.33%) Ivanti
3 2 (3.33%) Sophos
3 2 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle