The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yeovil with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 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 / Yeovil
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 10 6
Rank change year-on-year +9 -4  
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 13 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yeovil 59.09% 17.39% 33.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 86.67% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £150 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £383 £390
% change year-on-year +7.18% -1.98%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 3
Median hourly rate £48.75 £42.45 £32.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.84% +30.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.29 £30.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.45 £40.11
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.66 £31.95
% change year-on-year +14.83% +2.20%  

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 Yeovil.

Academic & Professional Certification
Yeovil
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 15 4 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yeovil 68.18% 17.39% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £150 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 3
Median hourly rate £47.50 £42.45 £32.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.89% +30.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £42.25 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.45 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Yeovil

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yeovil 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 Yeovil

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yeovil

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Yeovil

Security Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yeovil

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Yeovil

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Yeovil region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 22 (73.33%) SC Cleared
2 16 (53.33%) SharePoint
2 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (53.33%) Extranet
3 14 (46.67%) SQL
4 10 (33.33%) RIA
4 10 (33.33%) C++
4 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (30.00%) Scrum
5 9 (30.00%) Java
5 9 (30.00%) C#
5 9 (30.00%) UML
5 9 (30.00%) OO
5 9 (30.00%) Time Management
6 8 (26.67%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (26.67%) IaaS
6 8 (26.67%) Protective Monitoring
6 8 (26.67%) IIS
6 8 (26.67%) PKI
6 8 (26.67%) Internet
6 8 (26.67%) Workflow
7 7 (23.33%) DMZ
7 7 (23.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (23.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
8 6 (20.00%) User Experience
8 6 (20.00%) Windows
8 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yeovil 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 16 (53.33%) SharePoint
2 8 (26.67%) IIS
2 8 (26.67%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (23.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (23.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) IaaS
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) Extranet
2 8 (26.67%) Internet
3 7 (23.33%) DMZ
4 6 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (16.67%) DHCP
5 5 (16.67%) DNS
5 5 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) MySQL
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (16.67%) JIRA
1 5 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (16.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) SharePoint Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Java Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Ada Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 3 (10.00%) C# Application Developer
4 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) C++ Applications Developer
4 3 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 3 (10.00%) C++/C# Developer
4 3 (10.00%) C++/Java Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) DBA
5 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) RIA
2 8 (26.67%) PKI
3 6 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) CentOS
2 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) OO
2 9 (30.00%) Scrum
2 9 (30.00%) Time Management
2 9 (30.00%) UML
3 8 (26.67%) Protective Monitoring
3 8 (26.67%) Workflow
4 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (16.67%) Migration
4 5 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (16.67%) Test Management
4 5 (16.67%) Web Development
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Work Breakdown Structure
6 1 (3.33%) Break/Fix
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL
6 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Service Management
6 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) C++
3 9 (30.00%) C#
3 9 (30.00%) Java
4 5 (16.67%) PHP
4 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 3 (10.00%) Ada
6 1 (3.33%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 22 (73.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) A+ Certification
2 1 (3.33%) APMP
2 1 (3.33%) DCSE
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) MCP
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) PMP
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 5 (16.67%) Samba
1 5 (16.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Nagios
1 5 (16.67%) Webmin
1 5 (16.67%) Xymon
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Citrix
2 5 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 5 (16.67%) Veeam
2 5 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) Dell
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle