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 17 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 3 1 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 86 194 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 22.81% 45.75% 14.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 84.31% 75.49% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 153 17
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £727 £500 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Average hourly rate £38.25 £30.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+57.77% -22.41%
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
102 257 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 27.06% 60.61% 32.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 194 22
Average daily rate £425 £338 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £745 £455 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 1
Average hourly rate £38.25 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+155.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton -1 58 £391 +4.33% 3
Yeovil -2 5 - - 1
Templecombe - 5 - -
Bath - 1 £420 -
Security Cleared
South West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 111 (73.03%) SC Cleared
2 59 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (36.84%) .NET
4 51 (33.55%) C#
5 45 (29.61%) Scrum
6 43 (28.29%) SQL
7 37 (24.34%) Unit Testing
8 33 (21.71%) ASP.NET
9 31 (20.39%) Microsoft
10 30 (19.74%) UML
11 28 (18.42%) Windows
11 28 (18.42%) .NET Framework
12 23 (15.13%) Management Information System
13 21 (13.82%) Web Services
14 20 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (13.16%) Change Control
15 17 (11.18%) Java
15 17 (11.18%) SQL Server
16 16 (10.53%) T-SQL
16 16 (10.53%) ITIL
16 16 (10.53%) Windows 7
16 16 (10.53%) Automated Testing
16 16 (10.53%) Information Security
17 15 (9.87%) Software Engineering
17 15 (9.87%) DV Cleared
18 14 (9.21%) PRINCE2
18 14 (9.21%) JSP
18 14 (9.21%) Oracle
18 14 (9.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 14 (9.21%) SCCM

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (7.89%) K2 blackpearl
2 8 (5.26%) CMS
3 6 (3.95%) Apache Solr
3 6 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.29%) Apache
4 5 (3.29%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.63%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.97%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.32%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.66%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (4.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) assyst
2 1 (0.66%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.61%) Firewall
2 5 (3.29%) NetScaler
3 2 (1.32%) LAN
3 2 (1.32%) WAN
3 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.66%) VPN
4 1 (0.66%) SAN
4 1 (0.66%) MPLS
4 1 (0.66%) OSPF
4 1 (0.66%) BGP
4 1 (0.66%) VRRP
4 1 (0.66%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.66%) RIP
4 1 (0.66%) VoIP
4 1 (0.66%) ADSL
4 1 (0.66%) VPLS
4 1 (0.66%) Junos
4 1 (0.66%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.66%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.18%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.24%) MongoDB
3 10 (6.58%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.61%) Big Data
5 6 (3.95%) Hadoop
6 5 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.29%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.66%) DTS
10 1 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.66%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (8.55%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (6.58%) Rational Rhapsody
2 10 (6.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (5.26%) ClearQuest
3 8 (5.26%) ClearCase
4 5 (3.29%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.63%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.63%) MSI
5 4 (2.63%) InstallShield
5 4 (2.63%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.32%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.32%) Selenium
7 1 (0.66%) Maven
General
1 12 (7.89%) Manufacturing
2 11 (7.24%) Retail
3 10 (6.58%) Back Office
4 5 (3.29%) Finance
5 3 (1.97%) Military
6 1 (0.66%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 56 (36.84%) Developer
2 42 (27.63%) .NET Developer
3 26 (17.11%) Architect
4 25 (16.45%) Solutions Architect
5 23 (15.13%) SQL Developer
6 17 (11.18%) Consultant
7 15 (9.87%) Software Engineer
8 6 (3.95%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (3.95%) Administrator
8 6 (3.95%) C# Developer
8 6 (3.95%) Service Manager
8 6 (3.95%) SCCM Consultant
9 5 (3.29%) Analyst
10 4 (2.63%) Test Analyst
10 4 (2.63%) Java Developer
10 4 (2.63%) Senior Test Analyst
10 4 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (2.63%) DBA
10 4 (2.63%) AWS Developer
10 4 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (36.84%) .NET
2 33 (21.71%) ASP.NET
3 28 (18.42%) .NET Framework
4 21 (13.82%) Web Services
5 20 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (9.21%) JSP
7 13 (8.55%) Entity Framework
7 13 (8.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 10 (6.58%) Spring
8 10 (6.58%) GWT
9 9 (5.92%) WPF
10 8 (5.26%) Hibernate
11 7 (4.61%) Middleware
11 7 (4.61%) WF
12 6 (3.95%) HTML
12 6 (3.95%) CSS
12 6 (3.95%) PostGIS
13 4 (2.63%) Gherkin
13 4 (2.63%) Application Packaging
14 2 (1.32%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.13%) Management Information System
2 9 (5.92%) GIS
3 7 (4.61%) Open Source
3 7 (4.61%) Statistics
4 3 (1.97%) RMADS
5 2 (1.32%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.32%) CESG
5 2 (1.32%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (0.66%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.66%) PKI
6 1 (0.66%) Handset
6 1 (0.66%) Clustering
6 1 (0.66%) IVR
6 1 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.66%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 28 (18.42%) Windows
2 16 (10.53%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.63%) Windows Vista
4 3 (1.97%) Windows XP
4 3 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.32%) UNIX
5 2 (1.32%) Linux
6 1 (0.66%) AIX
6 1 (0.66%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (29.61%) Scrum
3 37 (24.34%) Unit Testing
4 30 (19.74%) UML
5 20 (13.16%) Change Control
6 16 (10.53%) Automated Testing
6 16 (10.53%) ITIL
6 16 (10.53%) Information Security
7 15 (9.87%) Software Engineering
8 14 (9.21%) PRINCE2
9 12 (7.89%) MVC
10 11 (7.24%) Requirements Analysis
10 11 (7.24%) Requirements Engineering
11 10 (6.58%) BDD
11 10 (6.58%) CRM
11 10 (6.58%) SOA
11 10 (6.58%) Workflow
12 9 (5.92%) Migration
12 9 (5.92%) Information Management
13 8 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (33.55%) C#
2 43 (28.29%) SQL
3 17 (11.18%) Java
4 16 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 13 (8.55%) C++
6 9 (5.92%) VB.NET
7 8 (5.26%) VB
8 5 (3.29%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.97%) VBScript
9 3 (1.97%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.32%) Ada
10 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.66%) C
11 1 (0.66%) Perl
11 1 (0.66%) ABAP
11 1 (0.66%) Scala
Qualifications
1 111 (73.03%) SC Cleared
2 15 (9.87%) DV Cleared
3 13 (8.55%) ISEB
4 4 (2.63%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.32%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.66%) Degree
6 1 (0.66%) MCSE
6 1 (0.66%) CCNP
6 1 (0.66%) CCNA
6 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.66%) PMP
6 1 (0.66%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.66%) MOS
6 1 (0.66%) JNCIS
6 1 (0.66%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (8.55%) ISO 9000
3 6 (3.95%) SLA
4 2 (1.32%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.32%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.66%) QA
5 1 (0.66%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 10 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.92%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.97%) XenApp
4 2 (1.32%) XenServer
4 2 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.66%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.66%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 14 (9.21%) SCCM
2 5 (3.29%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.32%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.66%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.66%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (20.39%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.21%) Oracle
3 12 (7.89%) VMware
4 10 (6.58%) Google
5 9 (5.92%) SAP
6 8 (5.26%) Citrix
6 8 (5.26%) Symantec
7 7 (4.61%) McAfee
8 6 (3.95%) CommVault
9 4 (2.63%) ESRI
10 2 (1.32%) Cisco
10 2 (1.32%) IBM
11 1 (0.66%) Juniper
11 1 (0.66%) HP
11 1 (0.66%) BT
11 1 (0.66%) Hitachi
11 1 (0.66%) NetApp
11 1 (0.66%) Novell
11 1 (0.66%) Brocade
11 1 (0.66%) WatchGuard
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Connectus
Rate: £32.54 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago