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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 11 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 11 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 11.11% 2.50% -
As % of the Qualifications category 64.71% 66.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £1,098 £316 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+247.19% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £33.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+23.53% +84.38%
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
17 3 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 17.17% 3.75% 29.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 8
Average daily rate £1,136 £420 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+170.35% +180.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Bath region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) Validation
3 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
4 6 (31.58%) Service Management
4 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (26.32%) Test Strategy
5 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
6 4 (21.05%) QA
6 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
7 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco
7 2 (10.53%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Test Management
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) Moodle
8 1 (5.26%) GIS
8 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
8 1 (5.26%) SQL
8 1 (5.26%) MySQL
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
8 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
8 1 (5.26%) MS Access
8 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
8 1 (5.26%) DBS Check

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) GIS
1 1 (5.26%) MS Access
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Architect
1 6 (31.58%) Test Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Test Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Test Automation Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Test Architect
4 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Test Automation Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Test Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Test Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) GIS Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Test Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Software Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Validation
2 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
3 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (31.58%) Service Management
4 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Test Strategy
5 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
5 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Test Management
7 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco