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 May 2016 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 18 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 28 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.24% 3.28% 4.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 45.90% 18.75% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 6
Median daily rate £370 £288 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.52% +10.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £271 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £463 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
- +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £18.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+22.95% +52.02%
SC Cleared
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
61 48 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 20.13% 17.52% 18.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 39 39
Median daily rate £350 £275 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -17.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £150 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £448 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 £11.50 £18.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% -37.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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
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 26 May 2016.

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 26 May 2016, 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 54 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (42.59%) HTML
3 23 (42.59%) Java
3 23 (42.59%) JavaScript
4 17 (31.48%) XML
4 17 (31.48%) DV Cleared
5 16 (29.63%) SOAP
6 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 15 (27.78%) JIRA
7 14 (25.93%) SAP
8 13 (24.07%) T-SQL
8 13 (24.07%) ABAP
8 13 (24.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (24.07%) Selenium
9 12 (22.22%) jQuery
9 12 (22.22%) Spring
9 12 (22.22%) Document Management
9 12 (22.22%) JUnit
9 12 (22.22%) SQL
9 12 (22.22%) Visual Studio
9 12 (22.22%) JBoss
10 11 (20.37%) JSF
10 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (20.37%) Scrum
10 11 (20.37%) DbUnit
10 11 (20.37%) Spock
10 11 (20.37%) JSTS
11 10 (18.52%) Hibernate
11 10 (18.52%) Maven

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 12 (22.22%) JBoss
2 9 (16.67%) Confluence
2 9 (16.67%) FileNet
2 9 (16.67%) LiveCycle
3 7 (12.96%) GeoServer
3 7 (12.96%) IIS
3 7 (12.96%) Tomcat
4 5 (9.26%) MQSeries
5 4 (7.41%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.70%) Apache
7 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.85%) Moodle
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Gliffy
1 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) BGP
2 1 (1.85%) HSRP
2 1 (1.85%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) LAN
2 1 (1.85%) MPLS
2 1 (1.85%) OSPF
2 1 (1.85%) SSH
2 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.85%) VLAN
2 1 (1.85%) VPN
2 1 (1.85%) WAN
2 1 (1.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (12.96%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.70%) MySQL
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (27.78%) JIRA
2 13 (24.07%) Selenium
3 12 (22.22%) JUnit
3 12 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 11 (20.37%) DbUnit
4 11 (20.37%) Spock
5 10 (18.52%) Maven
5 10 (18.52%) Subversion
6 9 (16.67%) Ant
6 9 (16.67%) Hudson
7 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
8 7 (12.96%) Eclipse
9 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (7.41%) Burp Suite
10 4 (7.41%) JMeter
11 1 (1.85%) IntelliJ
11 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
11 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
11 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (12.96%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (59.26%) Developer
2 13 (24.07%) Java Developer
2 13 (24.07%) SAP Developer
3 11 (20.37%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 10 (18.52%) ABAP Developer
5 9 (16.67%) UI Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Analyst
7 6 (11.11%) Test Analyst
8 5 (9.26%) Network Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Juniper Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 2 (3.70%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Change Manager
10 2 (3.70%) Consultant
10 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Consultant
10 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Consultant
10 2 (3.70%) SSIS Consultant
10 2 (3.70%) SSRS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (42.59%) HTML
2 17 (31.48%) XML
3 16 (29.63%) SOAP
4 12 (22.22%) jQuery
4 12 (22.22%) Spring
5 11 (20.37%) JSF
5 11 (20.37%) JSTS
6 10 (18.52%) Hibernate
7 9 (16.67%) .NET
8 8 (14.81%) Java EE
8 8 (14.81%) REST
9 7 (12.96%) AngularJS
9 7 (12.96%) Dojo
9 7 (12.96%) HTML5
9 7 (12.96%) Java SE
9 7 (12.96%) JRules
9 7 (12.96%) SAP Smart Forms
9 7 (12.96%) XSD
10 6 (11.11%) J2EE
10 6 (11.11%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Replication
2 1 (1.85%) Cryptography
2 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Windows
2 5 (9.26%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.85%) Linux
3 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (22.22%) Document Management
3 11 (20.37%) Scrum
4 10 (18.52%) TDD
5 6 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.26%) Business Analysis
6 5 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (9.26%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (9.26%) Performance Testing
6 5 (9.26%) Test Automation
6 5 (9.26%) Use Case
6 5 (9.26%) V-Model
6 5 (9.26%) Volume Testing
6 5 (9.26%) Workflow
7 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.41%) SDLC
7 4 (7.41%) Security Testing
8 3 (5.56%) ITIL
8 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (42.59%) Java
1 23 (42.59%) JavaScript
2 13 (24.07%) ABAP
2 13 (24.07%) T-SQL
3 12 (22.22%) SQL
4 7 (12.96%) SAPscript
5 3 (5.56%) C
6 2 (3.70%) C#
6 2 (3.70%) PHP
7 1 (1.85%) C++
7 1 (1.85%) Groovy
7 1 (1.85%) Perl
7 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.85%) Python
7 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (31.48%) DV Cleared
3 5 (9.26%) BC Cleared
3 5 (9.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (5.56%) CCNA
4 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.70%) CCNP
5 2 (3.70%) JNCIA
5 2 (3.70%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.85%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.85%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Ansible
1 1 (1.85%) SCCM
1 1 (1.85%) yum
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) SAP
2 9 (16.67%) Adobe
2 9 (16.67%) ILOG
2 9 (16.67%) Splunk
3 7 (12.96%) Cisco
3 7 (12.96%) Kofax
4 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 5 (9.26%) Atlassian
5 5 (9.26%) Juniper
6 1 (1.85%) BMC
6 1 (1.85%) CA
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.85%) Remedy
6 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.85%) VMware
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