The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
Somerset / Bath
Rank 10 5 14
Rank change year-on-year -5 +9  
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 8 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 9.20% 15.94% 2.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% 78.57% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £373 £350 £523
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.42% -33.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £330 £441
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £1,547 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -12.79% +19.44%  

Security 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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Bath.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bath
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 16 14 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 18.39% 20.29% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 5
Median daily rate £225 £350 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.71% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £1,846 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bath citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Bath

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Bath

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Bath over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Bath

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Bath

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 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 Bath region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
2 3 (23.08%) MS Project
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) VoIP
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) C
3 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (15.38%) Military
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
3 2 (15.38%) Earned Value Management
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Server Building
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development

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Top Related 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Project
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) VoIP
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
General
1 2 (15.38%) Military
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Project Planner
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Test Leader
3 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 1 (7.69%) Hardware Design Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
2 2 (15.38%) Change Control
2 2 (15.38%) Earned Value Management
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
2 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.69%) ITSM
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Server Building
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
3 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) C++
2 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec
3 1 (7.69%) Veeam
3 1 (7.69%) VMware