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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 98 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 61.25% 30.19% 35.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 93.33% 76.19% 59.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 7 9
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£400 £339 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.83% -5.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £239 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £379 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £374
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -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
105 21 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 65.63% 39.62% 60.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 9 12
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 £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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.

1 208 (88.14%) SC Cleared
2 74 (31.36%) SQL
3 67 (28.39%) Microsoft
4 63 (26.69%) Scrum
5 57 (24.15%) C#
6 54 (22.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 50 (21.19%) .NET
8 43 (18.22%) SQL Server
8 43 (18.22%) Unit Testing
9 38 (16.10%) SAP
9 38 (16.10%) Team Foundation Server
10 37 (15.68%) ITIL
11 34 (14.41%) Test Scripting
12 32 (13.56%) ASP.NET
13 31 (13.14%) SLA
14 30 (12.71%) SOA
14 30 (12.71%) T-SQL
15 28 (11.86%) Windows
15 28 (11.86%) Project Management
16 27 (11.44%) PRINCE2
16 27 (11.44%) Risk Management
17 25 (10.59%) Management Information System
17 25 (10.59%) ISEB
17 25 (10.59%) Test Management
17 25 (10.59%) ASP.NET MVC
17 25 (10.59%) Software Testing
18 24 (10.17%) Oracle
18 24 (10.17%) Service Management
19 23 (9.75%) SQL Server 2008
20 21 (8.90%) RMADS

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Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (6.36%) SharePoint
2 14 (5.93%) K2 blackpearl
3 6 (2.54%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.54%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (1.27%) IIS
5 3 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (6.78%) MS Office
1 16 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.27%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (5.93%) assyst
2 7 (2.97%) Summit
2 7 (2.97%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.66%) IaaS
2 8 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.81%) Internet
2 7 (2.97%) SAN
3 3 (1.27%) Nortel Meridian
3 3 (1.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (18.22%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (8.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (7.20%) Oracle Database
5 15 (6.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (6.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (6.36%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 38 (16.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (5.08%) SpecFlow
3 11 (4.66%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.97%) Selenium
4 7 (2.97%) MSI
General
1 21 (8.90%) Back Office
2 13 (5.51%) Finance
3 8 (3.39%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.54%) Front Office
5 5 (2.12%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.85%) Legal
6 2 (0.85%) Retail
7 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (24.58%) Developer
2 43 (18.22%) .NET Developer
3 39 (16.53%) Analyst
4 25 (10.59%) SQL Developer
5 21 (8.90%) DBA
6 20 (8.47%) SQL DBA
6 20 (8.47%) Test Analyst
7 17 (7.20%) Business Analyst
8 16 (6.78%) Project Manager
9 14 (5.93%) Architect
9 14 (5.93%) Administrator
10 13 (5.51%) Service Manager
11 12 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
11 12 (5.08%) Senior Test Analyst
12 11 (4.66%) ABAP Developer
13 10 (4.24%) Tester
14 9 (3.81%) SharePoint Administrator
14 9 (3.81%) Consultant
15 8 (3.39%) Test Team Leader
15 8 (3.39%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (21.19%) .NET
2 32 (13.56%) ASP.NET
3 25 (10.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (6.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 14 (5.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 14 (5.93%) .NET Framework
6 12 (5.08%) JSP
7 10 (4.24%) Web Services
8 9 (3.81%) Gherkin
9 5 (2.12%) WCF
10 4 (1.69%) WPF
10 4 (1.69%) WF
10 4 (1.69%) Task Parallel Library
10 4 (1.69%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 2 (0.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (0.85%) LINQ
11 2 (0.85%) jQuery
12 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 1 (0.42%) HTML
12 1 (0.42%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.59%) Management Information System
2 21 (8.90%) RMADS
3 12 (5.08%) CMDB
4 11 (4.66%) CESG
4 11 (4.66%) CESG CLAS
4 11 (4.66%) GIS
5 10 (4.24%) Clustering
6 9 (3.81%) Statistics
7 5 (2.12%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.69%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.27%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.85%) Replication
11 1 (0.42%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.42%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.86%) Windows
2 18 (7.63%) Windows 7
3 8 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (2.54%) Windows XP
5 4 (1.69%) UNIX
6 3 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (26.69%) Scrum
2 54 (22.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 43 (18.22%) Unit Testing
4 37 (15.68%) ITIL
5 34 (14.41%) Test Scripting
6 30 (12.71%) SOA
7 28 (11.86%) Project Management
8 27 (11.44%) PRINCE2
8 27 (11.44%) Risk Management
9 25 (10.59%) Test Management
9 25 (10.59%) Software Testing
10 24 (10.17%) Service Management
11 21 (8.90%) Service Delivery
11 21 (8.90%) Information Security
12 19 (8.05%) Information Assurance
13 18 (7.63%) TDD
14 15 (6.36%) Portfolio Management
15 14 (5.93%) Test Strategy
15 14 (5.93%) BDD
15 14 (5.93%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 74 (31.36%) SQL
2 57 (24.15%) C#
3 30 (12.71%) T-SQL
4 11 (4.66%) ABAP
5 4 (1.69%) C
5 4 (1.69%) C++
6 3 (1.27%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.85%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.85%) PHP
8 1 (0.42%) R
Qualifications
1 208 (88.14%) SC Cleared
2 25 (10.59%) ISEB
3 21 (8.90%) ISTQB
3 21 (8.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 18 (7.63%) DV Cleared
5 12 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (5.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 9 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (3.81%) MCP
7 5 (2.12%) CEH
7 5 (2.12%) CISSP
8 4 (1.69%) MCSE
8 4 (1.69%) MCITP
9 3 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.85%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (13.14%) SLA
2 14 (5.93%) JSP 440
3 12 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.97%) ISO 9001
4 7 (2.97%) ISO 14001
5 5 (2.12%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 16 (6.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 13 (5.51%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (3.81%) Active Directory
4 8 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (2.97%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.42%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (5.51%) Data Guard
2 12 (5.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 67 (28.39%) Microsoft
2 38 (16.10%) SAP
3 24 (10.17%) Oracle
4 10 (4.24%) SolarWinds
5 8 (3.39%) VMware
6 7 (2.97%) Citrix
7 6 (2.54%) HP
8 3 (1.27%) Altiris
8 3 (1.27%) Nortel
9 1 (0.42%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (0.42%) Sophos
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