Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Disclosure Scotland skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Disclosure Scotland over the 6 months to 17 November 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.

Disclosure Scotland
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 52 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - +71
Contract jobs citing Disclosure Scotland 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.61% 0.77% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.92% 6.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Somerset median daily rate £525 £360 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.83% - -
South West median daily rate £400 £423 £388
% change year-on-year -5.33% +9.03% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Somerset median hourly rate £41.83 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +188.45% - -
South West median hourly rate £41.83 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +19.50% - -

Disclosure Scotland is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 61 60 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 12.50% 11.52% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 42 32
Somerset median daily rate £475 £411 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.50% +9.30% -4.75%
10th Percentile £305 £160 £239
90th Percentile £538 £528 £534
South West median daily rate £435 £403 £390
% change year-on-year +8.07% +3.21% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Somerset median hourly rate £41.83 £14.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +188.45% -63.75% -
10th Percentile £38.61 £14.25 £37.50
90th Percentile £44.58 £14.75 £43.50
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -7.89% -5.00%

Disclosure Scotland
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Disclosure Scotland as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Disclosure Scotland in Somerset

Disclosure Scotland
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disclosure Scotland in Somerset

Disclosure Scotland
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 Disclosure Scotland within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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
Yeovil +1 2 - -
Street - 1 £525 -
Disclosure Scotland
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Disclosure Scotland 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 Disclosure Scotland.

1 3 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (66.67%) Grafana
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Cacti
2 2 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) COM
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving

Disclosure Scotland
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) COM
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cacti
1 2 (66.67%) Grafana
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Apple
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) VMware