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 29 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 12 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 1 28 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 2.44% 30.11% 66.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.33% 80.00% 85.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 22 123
Median daily rate £425 £359 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +6.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.90 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.17% +23.60%
Security Cleared
Somerset

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
3 35 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 7.32% 37.63% 77.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 28 146
Median daily rate £368 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.37% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.83 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +20.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Taunton region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Security Cleared
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

Security Cleared
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

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (28.57%) ArchiMate
5 1 (14.29%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) PostGIS
5 1 (14.29%) IaaS
5 1 (14.29%) SSDT
5 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) SonarQube
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) QGIS
5 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 1 (14.29%) Big Data
5 1 (14.29%) Selenium
5 1 (14.29%) Release Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) GIS
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) QGIS
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
1 1 (14.29%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) ArchiMate
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) BPMN
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft