The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucester with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 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 / Gloucester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 28 33 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 25.69% 29.46% 31.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 56.00% 73.33% 75.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 30
Median daily rate £425 £418 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.79% -7.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £334 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.88 £43.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -9.59% +19.44%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Gloucester
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 50 45 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 45.87% 40.18% 41.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 25 37
Median daily rate £389 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.32% -13.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £180 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £39.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.07% +73.33%  

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Gloucester

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Gloucester

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Gloucester over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Gloucester

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucester region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 32 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 27 (42.19%) DV Cleared
3 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (29.69%) Java
4 15 (23.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (21.88%) Oracle
6 12 (18.75%) Windows
6 12 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
8 10 (15.63%) SQL
9 9 (14.06%) Service Delivery
9 9 (14.06%) DevOps
10 8 (12.50%) Firewall
10 8 (12.50%) SAP
10 8 (12.50%) Windows Server
11 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
11 7 (10.94%) HTML
11 7 (10.94%) CSS
11 7 (10.94%) Web Services
11 7 (10.94%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (10.94%) Electronics
11 7 (10.94%) Telecoms
11 7 (10.94%) Finance
11 7 (10.94%) Manufacturing
11 7 (10.94%) Programme Management
11 7 (10.94%) Scrum
11 7 (10.94%) Analytics
11 7 (10.94%) Business Analysis
11 7 (10.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 7 (10.94%) Marketing

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 6 (9.38%) SAS
1 6 (9.38%) WebLogic
2 5 (7.81%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.25%) Apache
3 4 (6.25%) IIS
3 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.69%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.13%) JBoss
5 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.56%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.56%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.56%) Documentum
6 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.56%) Live Communications Server
6 1 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) CPLEX
2 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (10.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.13%) Primavera
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.56%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) Firewall
2 5 (7.81%) LAN
2 5 (7.81%) WAN
3 4 (6.25%) DHCP
3 4 (6.25%) DNS
4 3 (4.69%) Broadband
4 3 (4.69%) ISDN
4 3 (4.69%) Network Security
4 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.69%) VPN
5 2 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.13%) Junos
5 2 (3.13%) VoIP
5 2 (3.13%) Wireless
6 1 (1.56%) SAN
6 1 (1.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.25%) Big Data
3 4 (6.25%) MySQL
4 2 (3.13%) DB2
4 2 (3.13%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.13%) MS Access
5 1 (1.56%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.56%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (4.69%) Bitbucket
1 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.69%) Selenium
2 2 (3.13%) JMeter
3 1 (1.56%) JIRA
3 1 (1.56%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.56%) Metasploit
3 1 (1.56%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.56%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (10.94%) Electronics
1 7 (10.94%) Finance
1 7 (10.94%) Manufacturing
1 7 (10.94%) Marketing
1 7 (10.94%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.56%) Law
2 1 (1.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (28.13%) Developer
2 12 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 9 (14.06%) Network Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Architect
5 7 (10.94%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Applications Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Consultant
6 5 (7.81%) Network Support
6 5 (7.81%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Desktop Support
7 4 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Java Applications Developer
8 3 (4.69%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.69%) DV Cleared Java Developer
8 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Service Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Service Manager
8 3 (4.69%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.13%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) CSS
1 7 (10.94%) HTML
1 7 (10.94%) Web Services
2 6 (9.38%) .NET
3 5 (7.81%) XML
4 4 (6.25%) J2EE
4 4 (6.25%) jQuery
4 4 (6.25%) JSON
4 4 (6.25%) SOAP
4 4 (6.25%) Spring
5 3 (4.69%) JDBC
5 3 (4.69%) REST
5 3 (4.69%) RESTful
6 2 (3.13%) Ajax
6 2 (3.13%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.13%) JMS
6 2 (3.13%) JPA
6 2 (3.13%) Struts
6 2 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.13%) BYOD
2 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.56%) Clustering
3 1 (1.56%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.56%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.56%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.75%) Windows
2 8 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.81%) Linux
4 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.13%) AIX
5 2 (3.13%) Unix
5 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (14.06%) DevOps
3 9 (14.06%) Service Delivery
4 7 (10.94%) Analytics
4 7 (10.94%) Business Analysis
4 7 (10.94%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (10.94%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (10.94%) Programme Management
4 7 (10.94%) Scrum
5 6 (9.38%) Mathematics
5 6 (9.38%) Predictive Analytics
5 6 (9.38%) Problem Management
6 5 (7.81%) Business Analytics
6 5 (7.81%) Constraint Programming
6 5 (7.81%) ITIL
7 4 (6.25%) Demand Management
7 4 (6.25%) OO
8 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (4.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.69%) Java
2 10 (15.63%) SQL
3 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.38%) C#
5 4 (6.25%) Python
6 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.56%) C
7 1 (1.56%) C++
7 1 (1.56%) PHP
7 1 (1.56%) Ruby
7 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 27 (42.19%) DV Cleared
3 4 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.69%) BC Cleared
4 3 (4.69%) Degree
5 2 (3.13%) CCNA
5 2 (3.13%) CCNP
5 2 (3.13%) JNCIA
5 2 (3.13%) JNCIE
5 2 (3.13%) JNCIP
5 2 (3.13%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Docker
2 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) NetBackup
1 2 (3.13%) Netcool
1 2 (3.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.56%) Kibana
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.56%) Unicenter
2 1 (1.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 14 (21.88%) Oracle
2 8 (12.50%) SAP
3 6 (9.38%) ILOG
4 5 (7.81%) Juniper
4 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.25%) Cisco
6 3 (4.69%) IBM
7 2 (3.13%) Citrix
7 2 (3.13%) HP
8 1 (1.56%) EMC
8 1 (1.56%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.56%) Meridio
8 1 (1.56%) OpenText
8 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.56%) Veritas
8 1 (1.56%) VMware