The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 1 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 100 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 60.61% 33.33% 35.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 93.46% 79.17% 55.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 9 10
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£422 £339 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.31% +1.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £269 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £365 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £374
% change year-on-year
+1.90% -1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
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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
107 24 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 64.85% 42.11% 64.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 11 13
Average daily rate £400 £339 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.83% +7.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £299 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

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Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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.

1 210 (88.24%) SC Cleared
2 75 (31.51%) SQL
3 66 (27.73%) Microsoft
4 64 (26.89%) Scrum
5 58 (24.37%) C#
6 52 (21.85%) User Acceptance Testing
7 51 (21.43%) .NET
8 44 (18.49%) Unit Testing
9 43 (18.07%) SQL Server
10 39 (16.39%) Team Foundation Server
11 38 (15.97%) SAP
12 36 (15.13%) ITIL
13 34 (14.29%) Test Scripting
14 33 (13.87%) SOA
14 33 (13.87%) ASP.NET
15 31 (13.03%) T-SQL
15 31 (13.03%) SLA
16 28 (11.76%) Windows
17 27 (11.34%) Project Management
17 27 (11.34%) Risk Management
18 26 (10.92%) PRINCE2
18 26 (10.92%) ASP.NET MVC
19 25 (10.50%) Test Management
19 25 (10.50%) Software Testing
19 25 (10.50%) ISEB
20 24 (10.08%) Management Information System
20 24 (10.08%) Service Management
20 24 (10.08%) Oracle
21 23 (9.66%) SQL Server 2008
22 22 (9.24%) Back Office

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Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 15 (6.30%) SharePoint
2 14 (5.88%) K2 blackpearl
3 6 (2.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (2.52%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (1.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.26%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (6.72%) MS Office
1 16 (6.72%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (5.88%) assyst
2 8 (3.36%) Summit
3 7 (2.94%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.88%) IaaS
2 8 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.78%) Internet
2 7 (2.94%) SAN
3 5 (2.10%) Firewall
4 3 (1.26%) Nortel Meridian
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (18.07%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (7.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 15 (6.30%) Oracle Database 10g
5 15 (6.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (6.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (3.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 39 (16.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (5.04%) SpecFlow
3 11 (4.62%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.94%) Selenium
5 6 (2.52%) MSI
General
1 22 (9.24%) Back Office
2 13 (5.46%) Finance
3 8 (3.36%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.52%) Front Office
5 5 (2.10%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.84%) Legal
6 2 (0.84%) Retail
7 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 59 (24.79%) Developer
2 44 (18.49%) .NET Developer
3 39 (16.39%) Analyst
4 25 (10.50%) SQL Developer
5 21 (8.82%) DBA
6 20 (8.40%) Test Analyst
6 20 (8.40%) SQL DBA
7 17 (7.14%) Business Analyst
7 17 (7.14%) Architect
8 15 (6.30%) Project Manager
9 14 (5.88%) Administrator
10 12 (5.04%) Senior Analyst
10 12 (5.04%) Service Manager
10 12 (5.04%) Senior Test Analyst
11 11 (4.62%) ABAP Developer
12 10 (4.20%) Tester
13 9 (3.78%) Consultant
13 9 (3.78%) SharePoint Administrator
14 8 (3.36%) Coordinator
14 8 (3.36%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (21.43%) .NET
2 33 (13.87%) ASP.NET
3 26 (10.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 14 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 14 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 12 (5.04%) JSP
7 10 (4.20%) Web Services
8 9 (3.78%) Gherkin
9 5 (2.10%) WCF
10 4 (1.68%) WPF
10 4 (1.68%) WF
10 4 (1.68%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 4 (1.68%) Task Parallel Library
11 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (0.84%) LINQ
11 2 (0.84%) jQuery
12 1 (0.42%) CSS
12 1 (0.42%) HTML
12 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.08%) Management Information System
2 21 (8.82%) RMADS
3 12 (5.04%) CMDB
4 11 (4.62%) GIS
4 11 (4.62%) CESG
4 11 (4.62%) CESG CLAS
5 10 (4.20%) Clustering
6 8 (3.36%) Statistics
7 5 (2.10%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (2.10%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.68%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.84%) Replication
11 1 (0.42%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.42%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.76%) Windows
2 17 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 8 (3.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (2.52%) Windows XP
5 4 (1.68%) UNIX
6 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (26.89%) Scrum
2 52 (21.85%) User Acceptance Testing
3 44 (18.49%) Unit Testing
4 36 (15.13%) ITIL
5 34 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 33 (13.87%) SOA
7 27 (11.34%) Project Management
7 27 (11.34%) Risk Management
8 26 (10.92%) PRINCE2
9 25 (10.50%) Software Testing
9 25 (10.50%) Test Management
10 24 (10.08%) Service Management
11 21 (8.82%) Information Security
12 20 (8.40%) Service Delivery
13 19 (7.98%) Information Assurance
14 18 (7.56%) TDD
15 15 (6.30%) Portfolio Management
16 14 (5.88%) BDD
16 14 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
16 14 (5.88%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 75 (31.51%) SQL
2 58 (24.37%) C#
3 31 (13.03%) T-SQL
4 11 (4.62%) ABAP
5 4 (1.68%) C++
5 4 (1.68%) C
6 3 (1.26%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.84%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.84%) PHP
8 1 (0.42%) R
Qualifications
1 210 (88.24%) SC Cleared
2 25 (10.50%) ISEB
3 21 (8.82%) ISTQB
3 21 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 18 (7.56%) DV Cleared
5 12 (5.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 11 (4.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (3.78%) MCP
7 9 (3.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (2.10%) CISSP
8 5 (2.10%) CEH
9 4 (1.68%) MCITP
9 4 (1.68%) MCSE
10 3 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.84%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (13.03%) SLA
2 14 (5.88%) JSP 440
3 12 (5.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (3.36%) ISO 14001
4 8 (3.36%) ISO 9001
5 5 (2.10%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 16 (6.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 13 (5.46%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (4.20%) Active Directory
4 7 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (2.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.42%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (5.46%) Data Guard
2 12 (5.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 66 (27.73%) Microsoft
2 38 (15.97%) SAP
3 24 (10.08%) Oracle
4 10 (4.20%) SolarWinds
5 7 (2.94%) HP
5 7 (2.94%) Citrix
5 7 (2.94%) VMware
6 3 (1.26%) Altiris
6 3 (1.26%) Nortel
7 1 (0.42%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (0.42%) Sophos
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