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 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 1 1 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 57 98 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 41.91% 64.90% 14.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 86.36% 85.96% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 80 4
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£400 £389 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +30.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £718 £498 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -37.50%
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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
66 114 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 48.53% 75.50% 47.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 93 5
Average daily rate £425 £375 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +33.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £478 £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £24.90
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -27.71%

Security Cleared
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 April 2015.

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 April 2015, 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 64 (75.29%) SC Cleared
2 45 (52.94%) .NET
3 40 (47.06%) C#
4 38 (44.71%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (36.47%) Unit Testing
6 29 (34.12%) Scrum
7 27 (31.76%) SQL
8 26 (30.59%) ASP.NET
9 24 (28.24%) .NET Framework
10 15 (17.65%) DV Cleared
10 15 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (17.65%) Microsoft
11 13 (15.29%) ITIL
11 13 (15.29%) ISO 9000
11 13 (15.29%) ISEB
11 13 (15.29%) Automated Testing
12 12 (14.12%) UML
12 12 (14.12%) PRINCE2
12 12 (14.12%) Manufacturing
12 12 (14.12%) Change Control
13 11 (12.94%) K2 blackpearl
13 11 (12.94%) Entity Framework
13 11 (12.94%) Windows
13 11 (12.94%) T-SQL
13 11 (12.94%) SOA
13 11 (12.94%) Retail
13 11 (12.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 11 (12.94%) Information Security
14 10 (11.76%) BDD
14 10 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server

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Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 11 (12.94%) K2 blackpearl
2 8 (9.41%) CMS
3 6 (7.06%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (7.06%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.35%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.18%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) assyst
2 1 (1.18%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
1 9 (10.59%) MongoDB
2 8 (9.41%) NoSQL
3 7 (8.24%) Big Data
4 6 (7.06%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.18%) DTS
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.71%) SpecFlow
3 2 (2.35%) Selenium
3 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.35%) Cucumber
General
1 12 (14.12%) Manufacturing
2 11 (12.94%) Retail
3 8 (9.41%) Back Office
4 4 (4.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (44.71%) Developer
2 35 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 23 (27.06%) Architect
4 21 (24.71%) Solutions Architect
5 16 (18.82%) SQL Developer
6 8 (9.41%) Consultant
7 6 (7.06%) SCCM Consultant
7 6 (7.06%) Service Manager
8 4 (4.71%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Agile .NET Developer
10 2 (2.35%) IT Services Manager
10 2 (2.35%) Security Architect
10 2 (2.35%) WPF Developer
10 2 (2.35%) AWS Developer
11 1 (1.18%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (52.94%) .NET
2 26 (30.59%) ASP.NET
3 24 (28.24%) .NET Framework
4 15 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (12.94%) Entity Framework
6 10 (11.76%) Web Services
6 10 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 9 (10.59%) WPF
8 7 (8.24%) WF
9 6 (7.06%) PostGIS
10 4 (4.71%) Gherkin
11 1 (1.18%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) GIS
2 8 (9.41%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.24%) Open Source
4 1 (1.18%) RMADS
4 1 (1.18%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.94%) Windows
2 10 (11.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (44.71%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (36.47%) Unit Testing
3 29 (34.12%) Scrum
4 13 (15.29%) ITIL
4 13 (15.29%) Automated Testing
5 12 (14.12%) UML
5 12 (14.12%) PRINCE2
5 12 (14.12%) Change Control
6 11 (12.94%) SOA
6 11 (12.94%) Information Security
7 10 (11.76%) BDD
7 10 (11.76%) CRM
8 9 (10.59%) Workflow
8 9 (10.59%) MVC
9 8 (9.41%) Content Management
10 7 (8.24%) Data Management
10 7 (8.24%) Analytics
11 6 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (7.06%) Service Management
11 6 (7.06%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 40 (47.06%) C#
2 27 (31.76%) SQL
3 11 (12.94%) T-SQL
4 8 (9.41%) VB
4 8 (9.41%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 64 (75.29%) SC Cleared
2 15 (17.65%) DV Cleared
3 13 (15.29%) ISEB
4 2 (2.35%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.18%) CISSP
5 1 (1.18%) CEH
5 1 (1.18%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.29%) ISO 9000
2 11 (12.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (5.88%) SLA
4 1 (1.18%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.18%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (10.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.41%) SAP
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle
4 4 (4.71%) ESRI
5 1 (1.18%) Cisco
5 1 (1.18%) Citrix
5 1 (1.18%) Hitachi
5 1 (1.18%) VMware
5 1 (1.18%) HP
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