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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 7 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 40 81 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 16.95% 21.26% 24.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 80.00% 77.14% 78.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 57 50
Median daily rate £350 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £322 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £416 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 6 8
Median hourly rate £41.00 £43.38 £37.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.47% +16.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.40 £24.63 £35.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.63 £48.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £30.90 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.55% +62.63%
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
50 105 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 21.19% 27.56% 31.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 76 61
Median daily rate £350 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £445 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 6 16
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £11.00 £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.50 £46.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
- +54.92%

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 11 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram 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 11 December 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
Yeovil 0 16 - -
Taunton -6 11 £350 -9.67% 1
Bath -1 5 £338 +5.46% 8
Street - 1 - -
Security Cleared
South West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 59 (81.94%) SC Cleared
2 41 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (47.22%) C#
4 32 (44.44%) Scrum
5 21 (29.17%) .NET
6 20 (27.78%) Software Engineering
7 17 (23.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (22.22%) SQL
9 15 (20.83%) Java
9 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
10 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
10 13 (18.06%) Automated Testing
11 12 (16.67%) .NET Framework
11 12 (16.67%) Unit Testing
11 12 (16.67%) Kanban
12 10 (13.89%) C++
12 10 (13.89%) Windows
12 10 (13.89%) QA
12 10 (13.89%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (12.50%) Time Management
13 9 (12.50%) MS Excel
13 9 (12.50%) Pair Programming
14 8 (11.11%) TDD
14 8 (11.11%) UML
14 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
14 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
15 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET Web API
15 7 (9.72%) Line Management
15 7 (9.72%) BDD

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 5 (6.94%) NServiceBus
2 4 (5.56%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.56%) IIS
2 4 (5.56%) K2 blackpearl
3 3 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.78%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
2 1 (1.39%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.78%) IaaS
2 2 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) VLAN
2 1 (1.39%) DMZ
2 1 (1.39%) Extranet
2 1 (1.39%) Firewall
2 1 (1.39%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (6.94%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.56%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.17%) Apache Hive
5 3 (4.17%) HBase
6 2 (2.78%) Apache Accumulo
6 2 (2.78%) Big Data
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.39%) MS Access
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (23.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.94%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.56%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.78%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (2.78%) Selenium
5 2 (2.78%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.39%) JIRA
6 1 (1.39%) NUnit
6 1 (1.39%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (4.17%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.78%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Military
3 1 (1.39%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (31.94%) Developer
2 11 (15.28%) Software Engineer
3 9 (12.50%) Analyst
4 7 (9.72%) Java Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.94%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.56%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Consultant
8 3 (4.17%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Test Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 2 (2.78%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
9 2 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (2.78%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) First Line Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (29.17%) .NET
2 12 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (6.94%) WPF
6 4 (5.56%) WF
7 3 (4.17%) Gherkin
7 3 (4.17%) Spring
8 2 (2.78%) CSS
8 2 (2.78%) HTML
8 2 (2.78%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (2.78%) XML
9 1 (1.39%) Apache Camel
9 1 (1.39%) Entity Framework
9 1 (1.39%) GWT
9 1 (1.39%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.39%) J2EE
9 1 (1.39%) Kafka
9 1 (1.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) User Experience
2 2 (2.78%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.78%) RIA
2 2 (2.78%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.39%) CCTV
3 1 (1.39%) CESG
3 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.89%) Windows
2 5 (6.94%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.78%) Linux
3 2 (2.78%) Unix
3 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.78%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (44.44%) Scrum
3 20 (27.78%) Software Engineering
4 13 (18.06%) Automated Testing
5 12 (16.67%) Kanban
5 12 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 10 (13.89%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (12.50%) Pair Programming
7 9 (12.50%) Time Management
8 8 (11.11%) TDD
8 8 (11.11%) UML
9 7 (9.72%) BDD
9 7 (9.72%) Line Management
9 7 (9.72%) MVC
9 7 (9.72%) OO
10 5 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (6.94%) ETL
10 5 (6.94%) ITIL
11 4 (5.56%) Project Management
11 4 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.22%) C#
2 16 (22.22%) SQL
3 15 (20.83%) Java
4 10 (13.89%) C++
5 2 (2.78%) C
5 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.39%) Scala
6 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 59 (81.94%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.17%) DV Cleared
2 3 (4.17%) ISEB
3 2 (2.78%) CCNA
3 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.78%) HNC
4 1 (1.39%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.89%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) SLA
3 1 (1.39%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.39%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.17%) Docker
2 2 (2.78%) HDFS
3 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Ansible
2 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (2.78%) Oozie
2 2 (2.78%) SCCM
3 1 (1.39%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.72%) Oracle
3 3 (4.17%) Cisco
4 2 (2.78%) Cadence
4 2 (2.78%) IBM
4 2 (2.78%) Nokia
4 2 (2.78%) Samsung
4 2 (2.78%) VMware
5 1 (1.39%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.39%) Google
5 1 (1.39%) IFS
5 1 (1.39%) Informatica
5 1 (1.39%) Luciad
5 1 (1.39%) Symantec
5 1 (1.39%) Talend
5 1 (1.39%) Teradata
5 1 (1.39%) Veeam
Somerset
Spring Technology
Rate: £300 - £320 per day + + SC Clearance
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £240 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
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