The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 10 15 3
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 25 44 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 11.26% 14.33% 29.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 56.82% 58.67% 77.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 82
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £325 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £410 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 5
Median hourly rate £38.25 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +22.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +47.72%
SC Cleared
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
44 75 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 19.82% 24.43% 38.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 49 106
Median daily rate £350 £375 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 7
Median hourly rate £38.25 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +22.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £39.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton +3 9 £425 +13.33% 2
Bath +7 5 £450 - 1
Yeovil 0 3 - -
Street - 2 £350 -
SC Cleared
South West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 42 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (28.57%) Scrum
4 11 (26.19%) C#
5 9 (21.43%) Java
5 9 (21.43%) .NET
5 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
7 7 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 6 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 6 (14.29%) Pair Programming
8 6 (14.29%) Windows
8 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (11.90%) MVC
9 5 (11.90%) C++
9 5 (11.90%) Service Management
9 5 (11.90%) Validation
9 5 (11.90%) Kanban
9 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
10 4 (9.52%) QA
10 4 (9.52%) TDD
10 4 (9.52%) SQL
10 4 (9.52%) UML
10 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
10 4 (9.52%) Line Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 4 (9.52%) NServiceBus
2 3 (7.14%) IIS
2 3 (7.14%) K2 blackpearl
3 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.76%) Office 365
4 1 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) DMZ
1 1 (2.38%) Extranet
1 1 (2.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.38%) HBase
3 1 (2.38%) MS Access
3 1 (2.38%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.38%) Selenium
4 1 (2.38%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Developer
2 6 (14.29%) Architect
3 5 (11.90%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Test Architect
6 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Java Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) .NET
2 7 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (7.14%) MFC
5 3 (7.14%) STL
5 3 (7.14%) WF
6 2 (4.76%) CSS
6 2 (4.76%) HTML
6 2 (4.76%) J2EE
6 2 (4.76%) Spring
6 2 (4.76%) WPF
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle ADF
7 1 (2.38%) Spring MVC
7 1 (2.38%) Velocity
7 1 (2.38%) Web Services
7 1 (2.38%) WSDL
7 1 (2.38%) XML
7 1 (2.38%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) User Experience
2 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.76%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) Scrum
3 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 6 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 6 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (14.29%) Pair Programming
6 5 (11.90%) Kanban
6 5 (11.90%) MVC
6 5 (11.90%) Service Management
6 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
6 5 (11.90%) Validation
7 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (9.52%) Line Management
7 4 (9.52%) SDLC
7 4 (9.52%) TDD
7 4 (9.52%) UML
8 3 (7.14%) Migration
8 3 (7.14%) SOA
8 3 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) C#
2 9 (21.43%) Java
3 5 (11.90%) C++
4 4 (9.52%) SQL
5 2 (4.76%) C
6 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) CCNA
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) HNC
2 1 (2.38%) ISEB
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) Ansible
2 1 (2.38%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Cadence
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.76%) Nokia
1 2 (4.76%) Samsung
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) VMware
Bath
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £35 - £45 per hour
Posted: 27 days ago