Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 May 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 247 396 393
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 23.41% 29.91% 29.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 77.43% 76.45% 71.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 264 291
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £355 £253 £261
90th Percentile £664 £586 £556
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 15
Wiltshire median hourly rate £38.50 £38.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +67.39% +19.48%
10th Percentile £27.50 £31.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £46.44 £45.70 £39.50
South West median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -5.01% -5.88% -4.49%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 319 518 548
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 30.24% 39.12% 41.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 342 385
Wiltshire median daily rate £470 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.59% +13.33% -3.85%
10th Percentile £310 £260 £250
90th Percentile £610 £588 £548
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 23 21
Wiltshire median hourly rate £38.50 £38.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +67.39% +50.82%
10th Percentile £27.50 £31.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £46.44 £46.60 £38.75
South West median hourly rate £32.50 £39.75 £41.50
% change year-on-year -18.24% -4.22% +6.41%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Wiltshire

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Wiltshire

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Wiltshire

Security Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Wiltshire

Security Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Security Cleared in Wiltshire

Security Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 24 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Corsham 0 89 £475 +3.26% 13
Swindon -6 24 £450 +12.50% 3
Salisbury 0 22 £425 +6.25% 5
Chippenham +4 18 £375 -6.83% 3
Marlborough 0 7 £464 +34.98%
Warminster - 2 £473 -
Security Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 153 (61.94%) SC Cleared
2 74 (29.96%) DV Cleared
3 48 (19.43%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (16.19%) Microsoft
5 39 (15.79%) Project Management
5 39 (15.79%) Finance
5 39 (15.79%) Military
6 32 (12.96%) Risk Management
7 29 (11.74%) Telecoms
8 28 (11.34%) Programme Management
8 28 (11.34%) Windows
9 27 (10.93%) Cisco
9 27 (10.93%) Service Management
10 24 (9.72%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (9.72%) Manufacturing
11 23 (9.31%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (9.31%) Marketing
12 22 (8.91%) Digital Marketing
12 22 (8.91%) Electronics
12 22 (8.91%) SAP
13 21 (8.50%) ITIL
13 21 (8.50%) Management Information System
14 20 (8.10%) Migration
14 20 (8.10%) C
15 19 (7.69%) SharePoint
15 19 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
15 19 (7.69%) NsoIT
16 18 (7.29%) VMware
17 17 (6.88%) BGP
17 17 (6.88%) Cisco Certification

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 19 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.02%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (2.02%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.62%) Apache Solr
3 4 (1.62%) IIS
4 3 (1.21%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.81%) Apache
5 2 (0.81%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.81%) JBoss
6 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (6.88%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.64%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.88%) Office 365
2 2 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.40%) PaaS
3 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.88%) BGP
2 11 (4.45%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (4.45%) LAN
2 11 (4.45%) VoIP
2 11 (4.45%) WAN
3 10 (4.05%) Firewall
4 9 (3.64%) EIGRP
4 9 (3.64%) SAN
4 9 (3.64%) VPN
4 9 (3.64%) Wireshark
5 8 (3.24%) NX-OS
6 7 (2.83%) DNS
6 7 (2.83%) IPv6
6 7 (2.83%) MPLS
6 7 (2.83%) Multicast
7 6 (2.43%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (2.43%) DHCP
7 6 (2.43%) SMS
8 5 (2.02%) Network Security
8 5 (2.02%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.05%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.24%) Big Data
3 7 (2.83%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.81%) Apache Hive
5 2 (0.81%) HBase
6 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.40%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (0.40%) GIS
6 1 (0.40%) JasperReports
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.40%) Power BI
6 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (2.43%) JIRA
2 3 (1.21%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.21%) NUnit
2 3 (1.21%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.81%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.81%) JUnit
3 2 (0.81%) Selenium
4 1 (0.40%) Ant
4 1 (0.40%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.40%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.40%) EasyMock
4 1 (0.40%) FishEye
4 1 (0.40%) Hamcrest
4 1 (0.40%) Hudson
4 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.40%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.40%) Mockito
4 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 39 (15.79%) Finance
1 39 (15.79%) Military
2 29 (11.74%) Telecoms
3 24 (9.72%) Manufacturing
4 23 (9.31%) Marketing
5 22 (8.91%) Electronics
6 2 (0.81%) Retail
7 1 (0.40%) Banking
7 1 (0.40%) Billing
7 1 (0.40%) Legal
7 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (15.38%) Architect
2 25 (10.12%) Network Engineer
3 18 (7.29%) Analyst
4 16 (6.48%) Project Manager
5 12 (4.86%) Delivery Manager
5 12 (4.86%) Developer
6 11 (4.45%) Coordinator
6 11 (4.45%) Security Architect
6 11 (4.45%) Service Manager
7 10 (4.05%) Security Engineer
7 10 (4.05%) Senior Network Engineer
8 9 (3.64%) Network Security Engineer
8 9 (3.64%) Security Assurance Coordinator
9 8 (3.24%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (3.24%) Test Leader
9 8 (3.24%) Test Manager
10 7 (2.83%) Administrator
10 7 (2.83%) Applications Support
10 7 (2.83%) Consultant
10 7 (2.83%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.64%) .NET
2 3 (1.21%) jQuery
3 2 (0.81%) Apache Flex
3 2 (0.81%) GWT
3 2 (0.81%) Hibernate
3 2 (0.81%) JSON
3 2 (0.81%) REST
3 2 (0.81%) Spring
3 2 (0.81%) Swing
3 2 (0.81%) Web Services
4 1 (0.40%) AWT
4 1 (0.40%) CGI
4 1 (0.40%) COM
4 1 (0.40%) CSS
4 1 (0.40%) J2EE
4 1 (0.40%) JMS
4 1 (0.40%) JSP
4 1 (0.40%) JTS
4 1 (0.40%) Middleware
4 1 (0.40%) VML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.50%) Management Information System
2 15 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.05%) PKI
4 5 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (1.62%) Cyber Defence
5 4 (1.62%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.21%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.21%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.21%) NHS
6 3 (1.21%) Replication
7 2 (0.81%) CESG
7 2 (0.81%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.81%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.40%) CMDB
8 1 (0.40%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.40%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.40%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.40%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.40%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.34%) Windows
2 16 (6.48%) Linux
3 12 (4.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (4.05%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.24%) Windows 10
6 7 (2.83%) Unix
6 7 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.43%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.21%) CentOS
8 3 (1.21%) Debian
8 3 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.21%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.81%) Android
9 2 (0.81%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.40%) Solaris
10 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (19.43%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (15.79%) Project Management
3 32 (12.96%) Risk Management
4 28 (11.34%) Programme Management
5 27 (10.93%) Service Management
6 24 (9.72%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (9.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (8.91%) Digital Marketing
9 21 (8.50%) ITIL
10 20 (8.10%) Migration
11 19 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
11 19 (7.69%) NsoIT
12 17 (6.88%) Incident Management
13 16 (6.48%) Scrum
14 14 (5.67%) PRINCE2
14 14 (5.67%) System Integration Testing
14 14 (5.67%) User Acceptance Testing
15 13 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 12 (4.86%) Enterprise Architecture
16 12 (4.86%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (8.10%) C
2 14 (5.67%) Python
3 13 (5.26%) Java
4 9 (3.64%) C#
5 8 (3.24%) JavaScript
6 7 (2.83%) SQL
7 6 (2.43%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.62%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.62%) TypeScript
9 2 (0.81%) C++
9 2 (0.81%) Perl
9 2 (0.81%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 153 (61.94%) SC Cleared
2 74 (29.96%) DV Cleared
3 17 (6.88%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (6.07%) CCNP
5 11 (4.45%) CISSP
6 7 (2.83%) Degree
7 6 (2.43%) APMP
7 6 (2.43%) BC Cleared
7 6 (2.43%) ISTQB
8 5 (2.02%) CESG Certified Professional
9 4 (1.62%) CISA
9 4 (1.62%) CISM
10 3 (1.21%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (1.21%) CCNA
10 3 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.81%) HNC
11 2 (0.81%) ISEB
11 2 (0.81%) ISSAP
11 2 (0.81%) PMP
11 2 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.26%) JSP 440
2 6 (2.43%) RMADS
3 5 (2.02%) PMO
4 3 (1.21%) HMG Infosec
4 3 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.81%) SLA
6 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 13 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.24%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.43%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.21%) VMware NSX
6 2 (0.81%) HDFS
7 1 (0.40%) Firmware
7 1 (0.40%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (4.45%) Single Sign-On
2 10 (4.05%) Cisco Prime
3 8 (3.24%) Opsview
3 8 (3.24%) WSUS
4 6 (2.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 6 (2.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.21%) SELinux
5 3 (1.21%) vCenter Server
6 2 (0.81%) Ambari
6 2 (0.81%) Ansible
6 2 (0.81%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.81%) SCCM
6 2 (0.81%) SCOM
6 2 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.40%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.40%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.40%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.40%) Nagios
7 1 (0.40%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 40 (16.19%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.93%) Cisco
3 22 (8.91%) SAP
4 18 (7.29%) VMware
5 7 (2.83%) Atlassian
5 7 (2.83%) HP
6 5 (2.02%) Oracle
7 4 (1.62%) Hortonworks
7 4 (1.62%) Remedy
7 4 (1.62%) Splunk
8 3 (1.21%) F5
9 2 (0.81%) Adobe
9 2 (0.81%) Blue Coat
9 2 (0.81%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.81%) Google
9 2 (0.81%) Informatica
9 2 (0.81%) NetApp
9 2 (0.81%) Scality
9 2 (0.81%) Teradata
9 2 (0.81%) Trend Micro