The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 12 12 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 23 43 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 9.96% 15.03% 38.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 67.65% 65.15% 88.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 106
Median daily rate £425 £350 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £517
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 5
Median hourly rate £28.00 £55.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.09% +57.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £30.90 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +40.45%
Security 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
34 66 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 14.72% 23.08% 44.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 35 120
Median daily rate £350 £350 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.07% -15.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +6.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 6
Median hourly rate £22.00 £55.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £39.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.95 £55.00 £35.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 August 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 7 £475 +31.03% 3
Bath +3 6 £350 - 1
Yeovil -3 1 - - 1
Street - 1 £350 -
Security Cleared
South West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 43 (74.14%) SC Cleared
2 12 (20.69%) Java
2 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (18.97%) Service Management
4 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
5 9 (15.52%) Scrum
6 8 (13.79%) Validation
7 7 (12.07%) C++
7 7 (12.07%) Windows
7 7 (12.07%) UML
7 7 (12.07%) Test Automation
7 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (10.34%) SDLC
8 6 (10.34%) .NET
8 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
9 5 (8.62%) Visual Studio
9 5 (8.62%) MFC
9 5 (8.62%) C#
9 5 (8.62%) SQL
9 5 (8.62%) STL
9 5 (8.62%) Software Testing
9 5 (8.62%) IPTV
9 5 (8.62%) .NET Framework
9 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (8.62%) Network Management
9 5 (8.62%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server

Security 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 3 (5.17%) IIS
1 3 (5.17%) K2 blackpearl
1 3 (5.17%) NServiceBus
2 2 (3.45%) Apache Pig
2 2 (3.45%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.72%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.45%) Office 365
4 1 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Firewall
1 1 (1.72%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.45%) Apache Accumulo
3 2 (3.45%) Apache Hive
3 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.45%) HBase
4 1 (1.72%) Big Data
4 1 (1.72%) MS Access
4 1 (1.72%) MySQL
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.72%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (8.62%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.90%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (3.45%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.72%) JIRA
4 1 (1.72%) Selenium
4 1 (1.72%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (5.17%) Aerospace
1 3 (5.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (24.14%) Architect
2 9 (15.52%) Developer
3 8 (13.79%) Analyst
4 7 (12.07%) Software Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Test Architect
5 6 (10.34%) Test Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Service Manager
7 4 (6.90%) Test Automation Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Services Delivery Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.17%) SQL Developer
9 2 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (3.45%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) .NET
2 5 (8.62%) .NET Framework
2 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (8.62%) MFC
2 5 (8.62%) STL
3 4 (6.90%) Spring
4 3 (5.17%) Web Services
4 3 (5.17%) WF
5 2 (3.45%) Apache Camel
5 2 (3.45%) Apache CXF
5 2 (3.45%) CSS
5 2 (3.45%) HTML
5 2 (3.45%) J2EE
6 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.72%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.72%) REST
6 1 (1.72%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.72%) Velocity
6 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) IPTV
1 5 (8.62%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.45%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.72%) CCTV
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Windows
2 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.97%) Service Management
3 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
4 9 (15.52%) Scrum
5 8 (13.79%) Validation
6 7 (12.07%) Test Automation
6 7 (12.07%) UML
7 6 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (10.34%) SDLC
8 5 (8.62%) Network Management
8 5 (8.62%) Software Testing
9 4 (6.90%) Automated Testing
9 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery
9 4 (6.90%) TDD
9 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.17%) ITIL
10 3 (5.17%) Pair Programming
10 3 (5.17%) SOA
10 3 (5.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.69%) Java
2 7 (12.07%) C++
3 5 (8.62%) C#
3 5 (8.62%) SQL
4 2 (3.45%) C
5 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 43 (74.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.90%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.72%) ISEB
3 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.45%) Docker
2 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Ansible
1 2 (3.45%) Oozie
1 2 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Cisco
2 2 (3.45%) Luciad
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.45%) Nokia
2 2 (3.45%) Samsung
3 1 (1.72%) HP
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle
3 1 (1.72%) VMware
Bath, Avon
CPS Group UK
Rate: £35 - £45 per hour
Posted: 7 hours ago
Somerset
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Spring Technology
Rate: £200.00 - £240.00 per day + long term contracts
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Spring Technology
Rate: £275.00 - £300.00 per day + Long term contracts
Posted: 6 days ago