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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 21 43 23
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -20
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 20 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.12% 2.29% 7.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 32.79% 11.39% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 13
Median daily rate £425 £413 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £183 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £473 £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £20.50 £47.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.38% +190.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £42.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +123.68%

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 79 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.71% 20.10% 21.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 70 48
Median daily rate £375 £308 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -27.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £138 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £375 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £20.50 £47.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.38% +168.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +110.52%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 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 37 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
3 9 (24.32%) Cisco
4 8 (21.62%) Firewall
5 7 (18.92%) Java
5 7 (18.92%) Linux
6 6 (16.22%) UML
6 6 (16.22%) CSS
6 6 (16.22%) C
6 6 (16.22%) HTML
6 6 (16.22%) CheckPoint
7 5 (13.51%) Web Services
7 5 (13.51%) Hibernate
7 5 (13.51%) Spring
8 4 (10.81%) Scrum
8 4 (10.81%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (10.81%) CCNP
8 4 (10.81%) CCNA
8 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
8 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (10.81%) Finance
8 4 (10.81%) F5
8 4 (10.81%) Jenkins
9 3 (8.11%) Ansible
9 3 (8.11%) User Experience
9 3 (8.11%) REST
9 3 (8.11%) Puppet
9 3 (8.11%) GCC
9 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 (10.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (5.41%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.11%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (8.11%) SNMP
3 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.11%) VoIP
4 2 (5.41%) Network Security
5 1 (2.70%) Broadband
5 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.70%) LAN
5 1 (2.70%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
2 3 (8.11%) GCC
2 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.41%) Grunt
3 2 (5.41%) gulp
3 2 (5.41%) JBehave
3 2 (5.41%) JUnit
3 2 (5.41%) Selenium
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Publishing
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Developer
1 8 (21.62%) Software Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) C Software Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Network Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Java Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior C Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Desktop Support
7 2 (5.41%) Embedded C Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) CSS
1 6 (16.22%) HTML
2 5 (13.51%) Hibernate
2 5 (13.51%) Spring
2 5 (13.51%) Web Services
3 3 (8.11%) Ajax
3 3 (8.11%) REST
4 2 (5.41%) .NET
4 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.41%) Dropwizard
4 2 (5.41%) HTML5
4 2 (5.41%) jQuery
4 2 (5.41%) JSON
4 2 (5.41%) Sass
4 2 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (5.41%) XML
5 1 (2.70%) RESTful
5 1 (2.70%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) User Experience
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) W3C
3 1 (2.70%) CMDB
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (2.70%) PMI
3 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Debian
2 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
2 6 (16.22%) UML
3 4 (10.81%) Scrum
4 3 (8.11%) ITIL
4 3 (8.11%) Project Management
4 3 (8.11%) Requirements Management
4 3 (8.11%) Software Delivery
5 2 (5.41%) Automated Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (5.41%) ITSM
5 2 (5.41%) Migration
5 2 (5.41%) Mobile First
5 2 (5.41%) OO
5 2 (5.41%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Web Development
6 1 (2.70%) Logistics
6 1 (2.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) Java
2 6 (16.22%) C
3 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.41%) C#
4 2 (5.41%) C++
4 2 (5.41%) Embedded C
4 2 (5.41%) Embedded C++
4 2 (5.41%) SQL
4 2 (5.41%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.70%) ABAP
5 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) CCNA
2 4 (10.81%) CCNP
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.41%) CCENT
3 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.70%) APMP
4 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Ansible
1 3 (8.11%) Puppet
1 3 (8.11%) Terraform
2 2 (5.41%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (5.41%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Cisco
2 6 (16.22%) CheckPoint
3 4 (10.81%) F5
4 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.41%) Avaya
5 2 (5.41%) CA
5 2 (5.41%) Intel Security
5 2 (5.41%) Juniper
5 2 (5.41%) LogRhythm
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.41%) Nortel
5 2 (5.41%) SAP
5 2 (5.41%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.70%) Citrix
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago