The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 19 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 19 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.83% 4.48% 5.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.22% 25.00% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 10
Median daily rate £415 £350 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% +5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £302 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £463 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.90 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.17% +23.60%
Security 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
45 60 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.19% 17.91% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 46 44
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £165 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 £11.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% -43.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +20.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 53 (66.25%) SC Cleared
2 35 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (37.50%) Java
4 28 (35.00%) JavaScript
5 27 (33.75%) SQL Server
6 26 (32.50%) HTML
7 21 (26.25%) SQL
8 20 (25.00%) XML
8 20 (25.00%) Selenium
8 20 (25.00%) jQuery
9 18 (22.50%) .NET
10 17 (21.25%) SOAP
10 17 (21.25%) TDD
10 17 (21.25%) DV Cleared
11 16 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 15 (18.75%) T-SQL
12 15 (18.75%) JIRA
13 14 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (17.50%) SAP
13 14 (17.50%) OO
14 13 (16.25%) ABAP
15 12 (15.00%) Document Management
15 12 (15.00%) Software Engineering
15 12 (15.00%) Spring
15 12 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 12 (15.00%) Visual Studio
15 12 (15.00%) JBoss
15 12 (15.00%) Windows
16 11 (13.75%) MS Excel
16 11 (13.75%) JUnit

Security 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 (15.00%) JBoss
2 9 (11.25%) Confluence
2 9 (11.25%) FileNet
2 9 (11.25%) LiveCycle
3 8 (10.00%) IIS
3 8 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 7 (8.75%) GeoServer
5 6 (7.50%) Apache
6 5 (6.25%) MQSeries
6 5 (6.25%) WebSphere
7 4 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (3.75%) Moodle
9 1 (1.25%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.25%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (1.25%) Jetty
9 1 (1.25%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (13.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.75%) Gliffy
3 3 (3.75%) MS Project
3 3 (3.75%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.25%) GitHub
2 1 (1.25%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.25%) Office 365
2 1 (1.25%) PaaS
2 1 (1.25%) Route 53
2 1 (1.25%) SaaS
2 1 (1.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) LDAP
2 2 (2.50%) Firewall
3 1 (1.25%) BGP
3 1 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.25%) DHCP
3 1 (1.25%) DNS
3 1 (1.25%) FTP
3 1 (1.25%) HSRP
3 1 (1.25%) HTTP
3 1 (1.25%) Internet
3 1 (1.25%) IPsec
3 1 (1.25%) LAN
3 1 (1.25%) MPLS
3 1 (1.25%) OSPF
3 1 (1.25%) SSL
3 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.25%) VLAN
3 1 (1.25%) VPN
3 1 (1.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (33.75%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (5.00%) MySQL
7 3 (3.75%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.75%) Redis
8 2 (2.50%) DB2
9 1 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (25.00%) Selenium
2 15 (18.75%) JIRA
3 12 (15.00%) Visual Studio
4 11 (13.75%) DbUnit
4 11 (13.75%) JUnit
4 11 (13.75%) Spock
5 9 (11.25%) Ant
5 9 (11.25%) Hudson
5 9 (11.25%) Maven
5 9 (11.25%) Subversion
6 8 (10.00%) Git (software)
7 7 (8.75%) Cucumber
8 6 (7.50%) Eclipse
8 6 (7.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (5.00%) Burp Suite
9 4 (5.00%) JMeter
10 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
11 1 (1.25%) Concordion
11 1 (1.25%) SpecFlow
11 1 (1.25%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (8.75%) Legal
1 7 (8.75%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.25%) Back Office
3 3 (3.75%) Finance
4 1 (1.25%) Publishing
4 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (61.25%) Developer
2 15 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 13 (16.25%) SAP Developer
4 11 (13.75%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 10 (12.50%) ABAP Developer
5 10 (12.50%) Analyst
6 9 (11.25%) Test Analyst
6 9 (11.25%) UI Developer
7 6 (7.50%) .NET Developer
7 6 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (7.50%) C# Developer
7 6 (7.50%) Network Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.25%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.50%) HTML
2 20 (25.00%) jQuery
2 20 (25.00%) XML
3 18 (22.50%) .NET
4 17 (21.25%) SOAP
5 12 (15.00%) Spring
6 11 (13.75%) JSF
6 11 (13.75%) JSTS
7 10 (12.50%) Hibernate
8 8 (10.00%) REST
9 7 (8.75%) .NET Framework
9 7 (8.75%) AngularJS
9 7 (8.75%) CSS
9 7 (8.75%) Dojo
9 7 (8.75%) HTML5
9 7 (8.75%) Java EE
9 7 (8.75%) Java SE
9 7 (8.75%) JRules
9 7 (8.75%) SAP Smart Forms
9 7 (8.75%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) NHS
1 7 (8.75%) Replication
2 5 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.50%) e-Learning
3 2 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.25%) Clustering
4 1 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.25%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.25%) iPad
4 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.00%) Windows
2 10 (12.50%) Unix
3 5 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 3 (3.75%) Linux
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (21.25%) TDD
3 14 (17.50%) OO
4 12 (15.00%) Document Management
4 12 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 11 (13.75%) Scrum
6 10 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 8 (10.00%) Use Case
8 7 (8.75%) Non-Functional Testing
9 6 (7.50%) Business Analysis
9 6 (7.50%) Configuration Management
9 6 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.50%) Dependency Injection
9 6 (7.50%) Project Management
9 6 (7.50%) SDLC
9 6 (7.50%) Service Delivery
9 6 (7.50%) Workflow
10 5 (6.25%) MVC
10 5 (6.25%) OOP
10 5 (6.25%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.50%) Java
2 28 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (26.25%) SQL
4 15 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 13 (16.25%) ABAP
6 10 (12.50%) C#
6 10 (12.50%) Perl
7 7 (8.75%) SAPscript
8 3 (3.75%) C
8 3 (3.75%) C++
8 3 (3.75%) Go
8 3 (3.75%) PHP
8 3 (3.75%) Scala
9 2 (2.50%) ANSI SQL
9 2 (2.50%) VC++
10 1 (1.25%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 53 (66.25%) SC Cleared
2 17 (21.25%) DV Cleared
3 9 (11.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (6.25%) BC Cleared
5 3 (3.75%) CCNA
5 3 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.50%) CCNP
6 2 (2.50%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.50%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.25%) Degree
7 1 (1.25%) ISEB
7 1 (1.25%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.25%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.75%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (8.75%) QA
3 4 (5.00%) HL7
4 1 (1.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.25%) Docker
2 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.25%) vSphere
2 1 (1.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Ansible
1 1 (1.25%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.25%) Fluentd
1 1 (1.25%) Marathon
1 1 (1.25%) Mesos
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (1.25%) Piwik
1 1 (1.25%) Puppet
1 1 (1.25%) SCCM
1 1 (1.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.50%) SAP
3 9 (11.25%) Adobe
3 9 (11.25%) ILOG
3 9 (11.25%) Splunk
4 7 (8.75%) Kofax
5 6 (7.50%) Cisco
6 5 (6.25%) Atlassian
7 4 (5.00%) Juniper
8 2 (2.50%) Oracle
8 2 (2.50%) Sybase
9 1 (1.25%) BMC
9 1 (1.25%) CA
9 1 (1.25%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.25%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.25%) F5
9 1 (1.25%) Google
9 1 (1.25%) Remedy
9 1 (1.25%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.25%) VMware
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