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 26 February 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 24 34 16
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 16 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.82% 6.06% 7.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.82% 24.53% 36.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 16
Median daily rate £444 £445 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.28% -15.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £370 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £502 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £47.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.70 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-11.77% +50.00%

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
85 106 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.60% 24.71% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 80 45
Median daily rate £375 £325 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -38.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £140 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £449 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +108.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.40% +86.66%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 36 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (30.56%) Linux
3 10 (27.78%) Software Engineering
4 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (19.44%) Java
5 7 (19.44%) Cisco
5 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (19.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (19.44%) Ansible
5 7 (19.44%) Terraform
6 6 (16.67%) HTML
6 6 (16.67%) CSS
6 6 (16.67%) Web Services
6 6 (16.67%) Firewall
7 5 (13.89%) Hibernate
7 5 (13.89%) UML
7 5 (13.89%) C
7 5 (13.89%) Spring
8 4 (11.11%) F5
8 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
8 4 (11.11%) Finance
8 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
8 4 (11.11%) DevOps
8 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
9 3 (8.33%) Software Delivery
9 3 (8.33%) User Experience
9 3 (8.33%) Windows
9 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
9 3 (8.33%) Eclipse
9 3 (8.33%) VoIP

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (19.44%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (8.33%) SNMP
2 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.33%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 3 (8.33%) GCC
2 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.56%) Grunt
3 2 (5.56%) gulp
3 2 (5.56%) JBehave
3 2 (5.56%) JUnit
3 2 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Publishing
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Software Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) C Software Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior C Software Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) CSS
1 6 (16.67%) HTML
1 6 (16.67%) Web Services
2 5 (13.89%) Hibernate
2 5 (13.89%) Spring
3 3 (8.33%) Ajax
3 3 (8.33%) REST
4 2 (5.56%) .NET
4 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.56%) Dropwizard
4 2 (5.56%) HTML5
4 2 (5.56%) jQuery
4 2 (5.56%) JSON
4 2 (5.56%) Sass
4 2 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (5.56%) XML
5 1 (2.78%) RESTful
5 1 (2.78%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) User Experience
2 2 (5.56%) W3C
3 1 (2.78%) CMDB
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (2.78%) PMI
3 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Debian
2 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Software Engineering
2 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.89%) UML
4 4 (11.11%) DevOps
5 3 (8.33%) Requirements Management
5 3 (8.33%) Software Delivery
6 2 (5.56%) Automated Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Mobile First
6 2 (5.56%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) Scrum
6 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Web Development
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.78%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (2.78%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (2.78%) Front End Development
7 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.78%) Migration
7 1 (2.78%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) Java
2 5 (13.89%) C
3 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) C#
4 2 (5.56%) SQL
4 2 (5.56%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.78%) C++
5 1 (2.78%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.78%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) CCNA
2 2 (5.56%) CCNP
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Ansible
1 7 (19.44%) Terraform
2 3 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Cisco
2 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 4 (11.11%) F5
3 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.56%) Juniper
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix
5 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.78%) SAP
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