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 29 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 12 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 21 65 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 8.64% 19.70% 41.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 58.33% 69.89% 82.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 34 126
Median daily rate £389 £374 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £479 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 23 5
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +57.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.40 £20.56
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +52.70%
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
36 93 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 14.81% 28.18% 50.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 51 154
Median daily rate £310 £373 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.77% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 24 6
Median hourly rate £22.00 £55.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +57.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £24.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.91% +26.31%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Bath - 10 £350 -
Taunton -7 2 £396 +6.37%
Security Cleared
South West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 42 (71.19%) SC Cleared
2 19 (32.20%) Java
3 18 (30.51%) Software Engineering
4 14 (23.73%) C++
5 11 (18.64%) UML
5 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (16.95%) Service Management
7 9 (15.25%) Validation
7 9 (15.25%) Visual Studio
8 8 (13.56%) SDLC
8 8 (13.56%) Rational DOORS
8 8 (13.56%) MFC
8 8 (13.56%) STL
8 8 (13.56%) Scrum
9 7 (11.86%) Test Automation
10 6 (10.17%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (8.47%) Network Management
11 5 (8.47%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (8.47%) Test Scripting
11 5 (8.47%) Spring
11 5 (8.47%) Software Testing
11 5 (8.47%) IPTV
12 4 (6.78%) DV Cleared
12 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
12 4 (6.78%) Web Services
12 4 (6.78%) Apache Camel
13 3 (5.08%) Continuous Delivery
13 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
13 3 (5.08%) C

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 2 (3.39%) Apache Pig
1 2 (3.39%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.69%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) FrameMaker
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.39%) Office 365
4 1 (1.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Firewall
1 1 (1.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) Apache Accumulo
2 2 (3.39%) Apache Hive
2 2 (3.39%) Big Data
2 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.39%) HBase
3 1 (1.69%) GIS
3 1 (1.69%) MS Access
3 1 (1.69%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.69%) QGIS
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.69%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Visual Studio
2 8 (13.56%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.39%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.69%) JIRA
4 1 (1.69%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.69%) Selenium
4 1 (1.69%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (5.08%) Aerospace
1 3 (5.08%) Billing
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Architect
2 13 (22.03%) Software Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Java Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Test Architect
6 6 (10.17%) Test Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Java Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (6.78%) Test Automation Architect
9 3 (5.08%) Service Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Services Delivery Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (5.08%) Test Leader
10 2 (3.39%) Performance Architect
10 2 (3.39%) Test Automation Specialist
10 2 (3.39%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) MFC
1 8 (13.56%) STL
2 5 (8.47%) Spring
3 4 (6.78%) Apache Camel
3 4 (6.78%) Web Services
4 3 (5.08%) Apache CXF
5 2 (3.39%) J2EE
6 1 (1.69%) .NET
6 1 (1.69%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.69%) CSS
6 1 (1.69%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.69%) HTML
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle ADF
6 1 (1.69%) PostGIS
6 1 (1.69%) REST
6 1 (1.69%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.69%) Velocity
6 1 (1.69%) WSDL
6 1 (1.69%) XML
6 1 (1.69%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) IPTV
1 5 (8.47%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) CCTV
4 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Windows
1 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) Software Engineering
2 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.64%) UML
3 10 (16.95%) Service Management
4 9 (15.25%) Validation
5 8 (13.56%) Scrum
5 8 (13.56%) SDLC
6 7 (11.86%) Test Automation
7 6 (10.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (8.47%) Network Management
8 5 (8.47%) Software Testing
8 5 (8.47%) Test Scripting
9 3 (5.08%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (5.08%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.08%) Information Management
9 3 (5.08%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.08%) SOA
9 3 (5.08%) Test Management
9 3 (5.08%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.20%) Java
2 14 (23.73%) C++
3 3 (5.08%) C
3 3 (5.08%) SQL
4 2 (3.39%) C#
5 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (71.19%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.78%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Docker
2 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Ansible
1 2 (3.39%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (5.08%) Cisco
1 3 (5.08%) Luciad
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.69%) HP
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) VMware