Period
to 19 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for CompTIA Security+ qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 March 2019 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.

CompTIA Security+
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 71 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing CompTIA Security+ 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.13% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median daily rate - - -
South West median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

CompTIA Security+ 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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 366 239 366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 46.98% 40.17% 49.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 108 234
Gloucestershire median daily rate £475 £456 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.11% +7.35% -5.56%
10th Percentile £288 £154 £148
90th Percentile £575 £663 £563
South West median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 45
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.08% +18.18% -37.57%
10th Percentile £17.50 £22.50 £14.00
90th Percentile £48.25 £46.00 £49.90
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +33.33% -22.08% -8.33%

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing CompTIA Security+ 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for CompTIA Security+.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) STL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) SSCP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP

CompTIA Security+
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (100.00%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) CodeSonar
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) git-flow
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Robot Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Django
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (100.00%) STL
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) API Design
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SANS
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) SSCP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft