Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 15 28
Rank change year-on-year -4 +13 -15
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 14 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 6.90% 6.29% 4.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.15% 50.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 3
Bath median daily rate £405 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +23.08% -3.70%
10th Percentile £338 £243 £311
90th Percentile £502 £475 £338
Somerset median daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +9.33% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Bath median hourly rate - £40.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +263.64% -
Somerset median hourly rate £47.00 £40.00 £45.13
% change year-on-year +17.50% -11.36% +15.34%

SC Cleared is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bath
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 41 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 20.20% 12.57% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 14
Bath median daily rate £350 £281 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.44% -9.27% -8.82%
10th Percentile £226 £213 £213
90th Percentile £500 £469 £355
Somerset median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Bath median hourly rate £11.00 £40.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.50% +263.64% -45.00%
Somerset median hourly rate £13.92 £40.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year -65.21% -8.57% +22.55%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Bath

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SC Cleared in Bath.

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in Bath

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Bath over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared in Bath

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Bath.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in Bath

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Bath region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (57.14%) Risk Management
2 8 (57.14%) Military
3 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (35.71%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 4 (28.57%) Demand Management
6 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
7 2 (14.29%) Validation
7 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Document Management
7 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) QA
7 2 (14.29%) Selenium
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL
7 2 (14.29%) C#
7 2 (14.29%) Project Management
7 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
7 2 (14.29%) PMO
8 1 (7.14%) Supply Chain Model
8 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (7.14%) Coaching

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Project
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (57.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (14.29%) Analyst
1 2 (14.29%) Consultant
1 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
1 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Consultant
1 2 (14.29%) Test Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Change Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Java Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
2 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Risk Management
2 5 (35.71%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 4 (28.57%) Demand Management
3 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Document Management
5 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Validation
6 1 (7.14%) ITSM
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) OOD
6 1 (7.14%) Security Management
6 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.14%) CISSP
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PMO
1 2 (14.29%) QA