Period
to 19 February 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 19 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 +1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 217 378 355
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 20.85% 28.79% 24.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 70.45% 70.79% 66.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 276 271
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +10.34% -9.38%
10th Percentile £360 £230 £240
90th Percentile £675 £600 £525
South West median daily rate £461 £420 £390
% change year-on-year +9.82% +7.69% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 18
Wiltshire median hourly rate £29.00 £41.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.27% +13.10% +173.58%
10th Percentile £25.10 £35.05 £12.00
90th Percentile £31.30 £47.50 £44.35
South West median hourly rate £33.00 £39.50 £41.90
% change year-on-year -16.46% -5.73% -2.56%

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 308 534 532
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 29.59% 40.67% 36.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 379 373
Wiltshire median daily rate £470 £410 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.63% +13.10% -9.38%
10th Percentile £313 £230 £231
90th Percentile £638 £588 £536
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 25 27
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +10.00% +129.51%
10th Percentile £25.20 £29.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £36.60 £47.50 £44.55
South West median hourly rate £32.50 £38.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year -15.58% -6.67% +13.32%

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 19 February 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
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 19 February 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 93 £475 +10.72% 8
Swindon -16 28 £398 +2.58% 4
Salisbury -4 13 £510 +24.39% 3
Chippenham +5 2 £375 +92.31% 5
Marlborough - 2 £420 - 2
Warminster - 2 £466 - 1
Security Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 157 (72.35%) SC Cleared
2 62 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 39 (17.97%) Project Management
4 35 (16.13%) Microsoft
4 35 (16.13%) Finance
4 35 (16.13%) Military
5 32 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (13.82%) Windows
7 28 (12.90%) Cisco
7 28 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (10.14%) Programme Management
9 20 (9.22%) Telecoms
9 20 (9.22%) Management Information System
10 19 (8.76%) Risk Management
11 18 (8.29%) BGP
12 17 (7.83%) Cisco Certification
12 17 (7.83%) VMware
13 16 (7.37%) Manufacturing
13 16 (7.37%) Active Directory
14 15 (6.91%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (6.91%) SharePoint
14 15 (6.91%) SAP
14 15 (6.91%) Electronics
14 15 (6.91%) SharePoint Server
14 15 (6.91%) Marketing
14 15 (6.91%) Digital Marketing
14 15 (6.91%) Office 365
15 14 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (6.45%) Migration
15 14 (6.45%) ITIL

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 15 (6.91%) SharePoint
1 15 (6.91%) SharePoint Server
2 7 (3.23%) IIS
3 5 (2.30%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.84%) Apache Solr
4 4 (1.84%) Confluence
5 2 (0.92%) CMS
6 1 (0.46%) Apache
6 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.46%) Jetty
6 1 (0.46%) Mongrel
6 1 (0.46%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.46%) nginx
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.46%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (6.45%) Microsoft Project
2 12 (5.53%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.84%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.91%) Office 365
2 9 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.38%) SaaS
5 2 (0.92%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.46%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.46%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.46%) IaaS
6 1 (0.46%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.46%) PaaS
6 1 (0.46%) Route 53
6 1 (0.46%) Serverless
6 1 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.29%) BGP
2 12 (5.53%) Firewall
3 11 (5.07%) LAN
3 11 (5.07%) MPLS
3 11 (5.07%) VPN
4 10 (4.61%) IPv6
4 10 (4.61%) Multicast
5 9 (4.15%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (4.15%) DNS
5 9 (4.15%) WAN
6 8 (3.69%) VoIP
7 7 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (3.23%) DHCP
7 7 (3.23%) EIGRP
7 7 (3.23%) Wireshark
8 6 (2.76%) NX-OS
9 5 (2.30%) Internet
9 5 (2.30%) Intranet
9 5 (2.30%) SAN
9 5 (2.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (0.92%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (0.92%) GIS
3 2 (0.92%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.46%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.46%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.46%) MySQL
4 1 (0.46%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.46%) Power BI
4 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.30%) JIRA
2 3 (1.38%) Cucumber
2 3 (1.38%) Selenium
3 2 (0.92%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.46%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.46%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.46%) NUnit
4 1 (0.46%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.46%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.46%) Travis CI
4 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (16.13%) Finance
1 35 (16.13%) Military
2 20 (9.22%) Telecoms
3 16 (7.37%) Manufacturing
4 15 (6.91%) Electronics
4 15 (6.91%) Marketing
5 3 (1.38%) Banking
6 2 (0.92%) Legal
7 1 (0.46%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (13.82%) Project Manager
2 25 (11.52%) Network Engineer
3 16 (7.37%) Architect
3 16 (7.37%) Consultant
3 16 (7.37%) Security Engineer
4 13 (5.99%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 12 (5.53%) Network Security Engineer
6 11 (5.07%) Analyst
7 8 (3.69%) Delivery Manager
8 7 (3.23%) Applications Support
8 7 (3.23%) Business Analyst
8 7 (3.23%) Chief Technology Officer
8 7 (3.23%) Developer
8 7 (3.23%) Support Engineer
9 6 (2.76%) Coordinator
9 6 (2.76%) Senior Manager
9 6 (2.76%) Senior Network Engineer
9 6 (2.76%) Service Manager
10 5 (2.30%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (2.30%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.15%) .NET
2 5 (2.30%) Visualforce
3 4 (1.84%) JTS
3 4 (1.84%) Web Services
3 4 (1.84%) WSDL
4 2 (0.92%) JFC
4 2 (0.92%) ModSecurity
5 1 (0.46%) Angular 2
5 1 (0.46%) COM
5 1 (0.46%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.46%) HTML
5 1 (0.46%) J2EE
5 1 (0.46%) jQuery
5 1 (0.46%) JSON
5 1 (0.46%) LAMP
5 1 (0.46%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.46%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.46%) Servlets
5 1 (0.46%) Silverlight
5 1 (0.46%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.22%) Management Information System
2 14 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.69%) PKI
4 4 (1.84%) Data Centre
5 2 (0.92%) CESG
5 2 (0.92%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.92%) Driving Licence
5 2 (0.92%) PMI
5 2 (0.92%) RIA
5 2 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.46%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.46%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.46%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.46%) NHS
6 1 (0.46%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.46%) Robotics
6 1 (0.46%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.46%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.46%) User Experience
6 1 (0.46%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 30 (13.82%) Windows
2 12 (5.53%) Windows 10
3 11 (5.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (4.61%) Linux
5 9 (4.15%) Unix
5 9 (4.15%) Windows Server
6 7 (3.23%) Solaris
6 7 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.30%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.92%) Android
8 2 (0.92%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.46%) CentOS
9 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (17.97%) Project Management
2 32 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (10.14%) Programme Management
5 19 (8.76%) Risk Management
6 15 (6.91%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (6.91%) Digital Marketing
7 14 (6.45%) ITIL
7 14 (6.45%) Migration
7 14 (6.45%) PRINCE2
8 12 (5.53%) Service Design
9 11 (5.07%) Service Delivery
10 10 (4.61%) Project Planning
10 10 (4.61%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (4.61%) Validation
11 9 (4.15%) Coaching
11 9 (4.15%) Configuration Management
11 9 (4.15%) Incident Management
11 9 (4.15%) System Integration Testing
11 9 (4.15%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (5.99%) C
1 13 (5.99%) SQL
2 12 (5.53%) Java
3 10 (4.61%) Python
4 7 (3.23%) C#
5 5 (2.30%) Apex Code
5 5 (2.30%) SOQL
6 4 (1.84%) SOSL
7 3 (1.38%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.38%) C++
7 3 (1.38%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.38%) Ruby
7 3 (1.38%) TypeScript
7 3 (1.38%) VBA
8 2 (0.92%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.46%) Perl
9 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 157 (72.35%) SC Cleared
2 62 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 17 (7.83%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (5.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 11 (5.07%) CCNP
5 11 (5.07%) Degree
6 9 (4.15%) CISSP
7 5 (2.30%) APMP
7 5 (2.30%) CCNA
7 5 (2.30%) CESG Certified Professional
8 4 (1.84%) PMP
9 3 (1.38%) CCIE
9 3 (1.38%) CLAS
9 3 (1.38%) HNC
9 3 (1.38%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.92%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.92%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.46%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.23%) PMO
2 6 (2.76%) JSP 440
3 5 (2.30%) SLA
4 4 (1.84%) Def Stans
4 4 (1.84%) ECSS
5 3 (1.38%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.38%) QA
6 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.46%) GDPR
6 1 (0.46%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.46%) RMADS
System Software
1 16 (7.37%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.69%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.84%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.38%) BitLocker
6 3 (1.38%) vSphere
7 2 (0.92%) Firmware
8 1 (0.46%) Docker
8 1 (0.46%) GlusterFS
8 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.46%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.46%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.46%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (3.23%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (2.76%) Opsview
3 5 (2.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 5 (2.30%) WSUS
4 4 (1.84%) Nagios
5 3 (1.38%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.92%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.92%) SnapVault
7 1 (0.46%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.46%) Ansible
7 1 (0.46%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.46%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.46%) OSSEC
7 1 (0.46%) Puppet
7 1 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.46%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 28 (12.90%) Cisco
3 17 (7.83%) VMware
4 15 (6.91%) SAP
5 8 (3.69%) HP
5 8 (3.69%) Oracle
6 5 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.84%) F5
7 4 (1.84%) NetApp
8 3 (1.38%) Blue Coat
8 3 (1.38%) Palo Alto
8 3 (1.38%) Remedy
9 2 (0.92%) CA
9 2 (0.92%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.92%) EMC
9 2 (0.92%) Juniper
9 2 (0.92%) McAfee
9 2 (0.92%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.92%) Splunk
9 2 (0.92%) Veritas