The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 1 June 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 4 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 42 124 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 33.60% 57.94% 26.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 73.68% 75.61% 58.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 105 4
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£375 £330 £432
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £299 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £425 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.54 £18.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+80.77% -16.27%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Qualifications Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
57 164 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 45.60% 76.64% 45.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 143 6
Average daily rate £375 £328 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.50% -28.49%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -18.18%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 1 June 2015.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 68 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 30 (44.12%) .NET
3 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (35.29%) C#
5 20 (29.41%) Unit Testing
6 17 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 14 (20.59%) Microsoft
7 14 (20.59%) ASP.NET
7 14 (20.59%) Scrum
8 12 (17.65%) MongoDB
9 11 (16.18%) NoSQL
9 11 (16.18%) WPF
9 11 (16.18%) SQL
9 11 (16.18%) UML
10 10 (14.71%) Content Management
11 9 (13.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 9 (13.24%) Retail
11 9 (13.24%) Manufacturing
11 9 (13.24%) Information Security
11 9 (13.24%) ITIL
11 9 (13.24%) PRINCE2
11 9 (13.24%) ISO 9000
11 9 (13.24%) VB.NET
11 9 (13.24%) Entity Framework
11 9 (13.24%) Change Control
12 8 (11.76%) Web Services
12 8 (11.76%) GIS
12 8 (11.76%) Management Information System
12 8 (11.76%) Workflow
12 8 (11.76%) BDD

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.82%) CMS
1 6 (8.82%) Apache Solr
2 5 (7.35%) K2 blackpearl
2 5 (7.35%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Visio
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.47%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) assyst
2 1 (1.47%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 11 (16.18%) NoSQL
3 7 (10.29%) Big Data
4 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
4 6 (8.82%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.47%) DTS
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (13.24%) Retail
1 9 (13.24%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.35%) Finance
3 4 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (42.65%) Developer
2 21 (30.88%) Architect
2 21 (30.88%) .NET Developer
3 17 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (8.82%) Service Manager
4 6 (8.82%) SQL Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Technical Architect
5 5 (7.35%) AWS Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Author
6 4 (5.88%) Technical Author
7 3 (4.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.41%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Junior
8 2 (2.94%) IT Services Manager
8 2 (2.94%) SQL DBA
8 2 (2.94%) DBA
8 2 (2.94%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (2.94%) WPF Developer
9 1 (1.47%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (44.12%) .NET
2 17 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 14 (20.59%) ASP.NET
4 11 (16.18%) WPF
5 9 (13.24%) Entity Framework
6 8 (11.76%) Web Services
7 7 (10.29%) WF
8 6 (8.82%) PostGIS
9 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (4.41%) HTML
11 2 (2.94%) XML
11 2 (2.94%) Middleware
12 1 (1.47%) CSS3
12 1 (1.47%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 1 (1.47%) HTML5
12 1 (1.47%) WCF
12 1 (1.47%) CSS
12 1 (1.47%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) GIS
1 8 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.35%) Client/Server
2 5 (7.35%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.41%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.94%) Wiki
4 2 (2.94%) RMADS
5 1 (1.47%) User Experience
5 1 (1.47%) CESG
5 1 (1.47%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (29.41%) Unit Testing
3 14 (20.59%) Scrum
4 11 (16.18%) UML
5 10 (14.71%) Content Management
6 9 (13.24%) Information Security
6 9 (13.24%) ITIL
6 9 (13.24%) PRINCE2
6 9 (13.24%) Change Control
7 8 (11.76%) Workflow
7 8 (11.76%) BDD
8 7 (10.29%) Open Source
8 7 (10.29%) Data Management
8 7 (10.29%) CRM
9 6 (8.82%) Analytics
9 6 (8.82%) SOA
9 6 (8.82%) Service Management
9 6 (8.82%) TOGAF
10 5 (7.35%) Programme Management
10 5 (7.35%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.29%) C#
2 11 (16.18%) SQL
3 9 (13.24%) VB.NET
4 5 (7.35%) VB
5 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.47%) Perl
6 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.29%) ISEB
3 5 (7.35%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (13.24%) ISO 9000
2 6 (8.82%) SLA
3 2 (2.94%) QA
4 1 (1.47%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.47%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 14 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.82%) SAP
2 6 (8.82%) Oracle
3 2 (2.94%) Citrix
4 1 (1.47%) VMware
4 1 (1.47%) Telerik
4 1 (1.47%) HP
4 1 (1.47%) Hitachi
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco
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