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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 9 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 9 50 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 15.25% 45.05% 30.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 75.00% 76.92% 74.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 46 24
Median daily rate £350 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £328 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £435 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.38 £30.90 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.95% +62.63%
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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
12 65 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 20.34% 58.56% 40.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 60 31
Median daily rate £350 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £325 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £15.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.27
% change year-on-year
- +50.56%

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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

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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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 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 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (80.95%) C#
3 16 (76.19%) .NET
3 16 (76.19%) Scrum
4 15 (71.43%) SC Cleared
4 15 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
6 11 (52.38%) Automated Testing
7 10 (47.62%) .NET Framework
7 10 (47.62%) Kanban
8 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
9 8 (38.10%) QA
9 8 (38.10%) Pair Programming
10 7 (33.33%) TDD
10 7 (33.33%) BDD
10 7 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (28.57%) Line Management
11 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
12 5 (23.81%) WPF
12 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (23.81%) SQL
12 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
12 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
12 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
12 5 (23.81%) MVC
12 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (19.05%) SpecFlow
13 4 (19.05%) NServiceBus

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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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) NServiceBus
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
2 3 (14.29%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.76%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.76%) HBase
3 1 (4.76%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 15 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
3 4 (19.05%) SpecFlow
4 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
4 2 (9.52%) Selenium
5 1 (4.76%) NUnit
5 1 (4.76%) SonarQube
5 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
3 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Tester
4 2 (9.52%) WPF Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.76%) Developer in Test
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Security Assurance Coordinator
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) .NET Framework
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (23.81%) WPF
4 3 (14.29%) Gherkin
4 3 (14.29%) WF
5 1 (4.76%) CSS
5 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) CESG
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (76.19%) Scrum
3 11 (52.38%) Automated Testing
4 10 (47.62%) Kanban
5 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
6 8 (38.10%) Pair Programming
7 7 (33.33%) BDD
7 7 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (33.33%) TDD
8 6 (28.57%) Line Management
8 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 5 (23.81%) MVC
10 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
10 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
10 3 (14.29%) Workflow
11 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
11 2 (9.52%) SDLC
11 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
12 1 (4.76%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) C#
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) JSP 440
2 1 (4.76%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ansible
1 1 (4.76%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft