Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 17 15
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 +7
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 7 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 4.61% 8.54% 9.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.00% 35.90% 53.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 7
Bath median daily rate £363 £406 £1,846
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.77% -77.99% +339.52%
Somerset median daily rate £420 £385 £500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -23.00% +33.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bath median hourly rate £42.50 - -
Somerset median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £57.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% -21.05% +21.28%

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 35 39 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 23.03% 23.78% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 7
Bath median daily rate £325 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +2.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £249 £208 £213
90th Percentile £455 £575 £1,110
Somerset median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Bath median hourly rate £42.50 - £27.00
10th Percentile £41.25 - £20.90
90th Percentile £43.75 - £32.70
Somerset median hourly rate £40.75 £45.00 £43.88
% change year-on-year -9.44% +2.56% -6.65%

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 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 18 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bath region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) QA
3 3 (42.86%) Selenium
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Office 365
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (28.57%) PMO
4 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) React
5 1 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) Military
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Subversion
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Electronics
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow

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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Hardware Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) PMO Manager
2 1 (14.29%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
2 2 (28.57%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) EMC