The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 23 24 33
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 20 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.41% 4.26% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.85% 19.23% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 0
Average daily rate
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£495 £381 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £366 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.45% -1.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £16.16 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -32.07%
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South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
67 52 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.47% 22.13% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 39 19
Average daily rate £425 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £501 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.29% -12.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.83%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SC Cleared across the Cardiff region.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Cardiff region.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 47 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
3 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
3 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (23.40%) Java
5 10 (21.28%) CRM
5 10 (21.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 9 (19.15%) HTML
6 9 (19.15%) .NET
6 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
7 8 (17.02%) CSS
7 8 (17.02%) Project Management
8 7 (14.89%) WAN
8 7 (14.89%) Scrum
9 6 (12.77%) Cisco
9 6 (12.77%) XML
9 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
9 6 (12.77%) C#
9 6 (12.77%) Open Source
10 5 (10.64%) IIS
10 5 (10.64%) XSLT
10 5 (10.64%) OO
10 5 (10.64%) Migration
11 4 (8.51%) Hibernate
11 4 (8.51%) .NET Framework
11 4 (8.51%) TDD
11 4 (8.51%) Subversion
11 4 (8.51%) Spring
11 4 (8.51%) DNS
11 4 (8.51%) Python

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.64%) IIS
2 2 (4.26%) FileNet
2 2 (4.26%) JBoss
2 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.26%) Confluence
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.13%) LiveCycle
3 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) WAN
2 4 (8.51%) DNS
2 4 (8.51%) ADSL
2 4 (8.51%) LAN
2 4 (8.51%) Internet
2 4 (8.51%) LLU
3 3 (6.38%) Wireless
3 3 (6.38%) Firewall
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.38%) FileMaker
4 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.51%) Subversion
2 4 (8.51%) JUnit
3 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.38%) Maven
3 3 (6.38%) JIRA
4 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.26%) Ant
4 2 (4.26%) DbUnit
4 2 (4.26%) Selenium
4 2 (4.26%) Hudson
5 1 (2.13%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.13%) Spock
5 1 (2.13%) TestNG
5 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.13%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.13%) JMeter
5 1 (2.13%) Bugzilla
General
1 3 (6.38%) Marketing
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Developer
2 10 (21.28%) Java Developer
3 5 (10.64%) Test Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Software Developer
4 4 (8.51%) CRM Developer
5 3 (6.38%) CRM Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Specialist
5 3 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Designer
5 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) CRM Business Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Administrator
6 2 (4.26%) Security Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) HTML
1 9 (19.15%) .NET
2 8 (17.02%) CSS
3 6 (12.77%) XML
4 5 (10.64%) XSLT
5 4 (8.51%) Hibernate
5 4 (8.51%) .NET Framework
5 4 (8.51%) Spring
5 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
5 4 (8.51%) J2EE
5 4 (8.51%) jQuery
5 4 (8.51%) WCF
6 3 (6.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (6.38%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.38%) SOAP
6 3 (6.38%) Web Services
6 3 (6.38%) XML Schema
6 3 (6.38%) JSF
6 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 3 (6.38%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Open Source
2 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.13%) CMDB
2 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.28%) CRM
3 8 (17.02%) Project Management
4 7 (14.89%) Scrum
5 5 (10.64%) OO
5 5 (10.64%) Migration
6 4 (8.51%) TDD
6 4 (8.51%) ITIL
6 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.38%) Test Strategy
7 3 (6.38%) System Testing
7 3 (6.38%) Time Management
7 3 (6.38%) MVC
7 3 (6.38%) Service Management
7 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.26%) Pair Programming
8 2 (4.26%) RUP
8 2 (4.26%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
2 11 (23.40%) Java
3 6 (12.77%) C#
4 4 (8.51%) Python
4 4 (8.51%) Perl
5 3 (6.38%) XPath
6 2 (4.26%) Scala
7 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.13%) VB
7 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 47 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.38%) MCAD
2 3 (6.38%) MCSD
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.38%) MCTS
2 3 (6.38%) MCPD
3 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.26%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) CCENT
4 1 (2.13%) CCNA
4 1 (2.13%) ISEB
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.13%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Cisco
3 2 (4.26%) ILOG
4 1 (2.13%) Splunk
4 1 (2.13%) Twitter
4 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.13%) SAP
4 1 (2.13%) IBM
4 1 (2.13%) Adobe
4 1 (2.13%) Remedy
4 1 (2.13%) Kofax
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