Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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.

Security Clearance
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 14 25
Rank change year-on-year +11 +11 -15
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 41 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 18.89% 8.25% 5.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 71.93% 61.54% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 2
Bath median daily rate £426 £400 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.56% +50.94% -17.83%
10th Percentile £338 £208 £216
90th Percentile £510 £489 £319
Somerset median daily rate £390 £364 £368
% change year-on-year +7.22% -1.02% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Bath median hourly rate - £40.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +263.64% -
Somerset median hourly rate £48.75 £40.00 £42.88
% change year-on-year +21.88% -6.71% +21.63%

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 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 57 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 26.27% 13.40% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 8
Bath median daily rate £410 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.14% +21.74% -5.74%
10th Percentile £275 £213 £245
90th Percentile £510 £475 £345
Somerset median daily rate £375 £350 £373
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.04% +3.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 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 £47.50 £36.50 £42.75
% change year-on-year +30.14% -14.62% +22.14%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Bath

Security Cleared
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

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Bath over the 6 months to 21 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Bath.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Bath

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 25 (60.98%) SC Cleared
2 12 (29.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (26.83%) Test Automation
3 11 (26.83%) SharePoint
4 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
5 9 (21.95%) Risk Management
6 8 (19.51%) Military
6 8 (19.51%) CISSP
7 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (17.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (17.07%) Information Security
7 7 (17.07%) Programme Management
7 7 (17.07%) DV Cleared
8 6 (14.63%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (14.63%) JSP 440
8 6 (14.63%) IISP
8 6 (14.63%) CLAS
8 6 (14.63%) PMO
8 6 (14.63%) Manufacturing
8 6 (14.63%) Electronics
8 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
8 6 (14.63%) Finance
8 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
8 6 (14.63%) Marketing
8 6 (14.63%) Information Management
8 6 (14.63%) CISM
8 6 (14.63%) SAP
8 6 (14.63%) HND

Security 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 11 (26.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) ISDN
1 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
1 1 (2.44%) WAN
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.88%) Selenium
3 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (19.51%) Military
2 6 (14.63%) Electronics
2 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Manufacturing
2 6 (14.63%) Marketing
2 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Consultant
2 8 (19.51%) Test Consultant
3 7 (17.07%) Security Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Test Automation Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) PMO Planner
6 2 (4.88%) Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Commercial Officer
6 2 (4.88%) Programme Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Test Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Test Automation Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Applications Tester
7 1 (2.44%) Change Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Performance Test Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) PMO Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Programme Office Manager
7 1 (2.44%) QA Tester
7 1 (2.44%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.44%) Handset
4 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Test Automation
2 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (21.95%) Risk Management
4 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.07%) Information Security
4 7 (17.07%) Programme Management
5 6 (14.63%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (14.63%) Information Management
6 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (12.20%) Project Management
6 5 (12.20%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Data Modelling
7 4 (9.76%) Demand Management
7 4 (9.76%) Integration Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Regression Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) C#
2 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (60.98%) SC Cleared
2 8 (19.51%) CISSP
3 7 (17.07%) DV Cleared
4 6 (14.63%) CISM
4 6 (14.63%) CLAS
4 6 (14.63%) HND
4 6 (14.63%) IISP
5 2 (4.88%) Degree
5 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.44%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (14.63%) JSP 440
2 6 (14.63%) PMO
3 3 (7.32%) QA
4 2 (4.88%) RMADS
5 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) SAP
3 1 (2.44%) CA
3 1 (2.44%) Pegasus