The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 12 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 6.25% 1.47% 1.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.00% 11.11% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £325 £625 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+69.18% +39.55%
SC Cleared
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Qualifications Category
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
15 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 15.63% 13.24% 27.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 7
Average daily rate £325 £333 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% +20.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £625 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SC Cleared across the Bath region.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Bath

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Bath region.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bath region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (40.00%) QA
3 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Information Management
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) ReSharper
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Big Data
5 1 (10.00%) User Stories

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bath region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) GIS
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) GIS Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco