Period
to 22 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for BC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 October 2019 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.

Basic Check (BC) Clearance
South West > Somerset
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 55 53
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 -
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.41% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.87% 1.08% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Somerset median daily rate £475 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% - -
South West median daily rate £475 £525 £394
% change year-on-year -9.52% +33.33% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £33.00

BC 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 Somerset with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Somerset
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 107 93 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 22.20% 17.88% 27.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 56 81
Somerset median daily rate £460 £424 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.55% +13.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £183 £203 £160
90th Percentile £723 £538 £550
South West median daily rate £475 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +11.76% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 11
Somerset median hourly rate £26.00 £41.83 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.84% -16.35% +78.57%
10th Percentile £10.00 £36.49 £46.25
90th Percentile £43.25 £45.12 £53.75
South West median hourly rate £42.00 £41.83 £38.50
% change year-on-year +0.42% +8.64% +16.67%

BC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing BC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for BC Cleared in Somerset

BC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BC Cleared in Somerset

BC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BC Cleared in Somerset

BC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BC Cleared within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 22 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton +2 1 £475 -9.52%
Bridgwater - 1 - -
BC Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing BC 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 Somerset region with a requirement for BC Cleared.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Azure
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Redis
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Records Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (50.00%) Project Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Siemens
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) EDRMS
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) PLM
2 1 (50.00%) Teamcenter
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science

BC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Cosmos DB
1 1 (50.00%) EDRMS
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Management
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) PLM
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Project Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Records Management
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Siemens