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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 20 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 40 29 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.43% 9.32% 5.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.40% 44.62% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 8
Average daily rate £375 £498 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.62% +28.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £565 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £47.00 - £16.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+51.78% +55.55%
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
99 65 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.35% 20.90% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 47 39
Average daily rate £325 £480 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.29% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £590 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £47.00 £17.50 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+168.57% +8.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 40 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 36 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (41.43%) SQL Server
4 27 (38.57%) SQL
5 23 (32.86%) Java
6 22 (31.43%) Scrum
7 21 (30.00%) XML
7 21 (30.00%) OO
8 20 (28.57%) TDD
9 19 (27.14%) Selenium
10 17 (24.29%) HTML
11 16 (22.86%) Microsoft
12 15 (21.43%) T-SQL
12 15 (21.43%) jQuery
13 13 (18.57%) Maven
13 13 (18.57%) AngularJS
13 13 (18.57%) Hibernate
13 13 (18.57%) C#
13 13 (18.57%) Disclosure Scotland
14 12 (17.14%) SOAP
14 12 (17.14%) Hudson
14 12 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (17.14%) Spring
14 12 (17.14%) JSF
14 12 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (17.14%) Subversion
15 11 (15.71%) Software Engineering
15 11 (15.71%) Unit Testing
15 11 (15.71%) JIRA
15 11 (15.71%) MongoDB

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.71%) Confluence
2 7 (10.00%) IIS
2 7 (10.00%) LiveCycle
3 6 (8.57%) FileNet
3 6 (8.57%) JBoss
3 6 (8.57%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.29%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.71%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.29%) MS Project
4 2 (2.86%) MS Office
5 1 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.43%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.43%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) Firewall
2 4 (5.71%) LAN
2 4 (5.71%) LDAP
2 4 (5.71%) NetScaler
3 2 (2.86%) DMZ
3 2 (2.86%) VLAN
3 2 (2.86%) WAN
4 1 (1.43%) DWDM
4 1 (1.43%) HSRP
4 1 (1.43%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.43%) OSPF
4 1 (1.43%) SSH
4 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.43%) VRRP
4 1 (1.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (41.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (15.71%) MongoDB
3 11 (15.71%) NoSQL
4 7 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (8.57%) Redis
6 5 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (7.14%) Neo4j
7 3 (4.29%) MySQL
8 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (1.43%) DB2
9 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (27.14%) Selenium
2 13 (18.57%) Maven
3 12 (17.14%) Hudson
3 12 (17.14%) Subversion
4 11 (15.71%) JIRA
4 11 (15.71%) Spock
5 7 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 7 (10.00%) JUnit
5 7 (10.00%) Visual Studio
6 6 (8.57%) Ant
6 6 (8.57%) DbUnit
6 6 (8.57%) Eclipse
7 5 (7.14%) Geb
7 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.43%) Axure RP
8 1 (1.43%) Concordion
8 1 (1.43%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (11.43%) Back Office
2 7 (10.00%) Legal
3 3 (4.29%) Billing
3 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.43%) Finance
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (51.43%) Developer
2 15 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 12 (17.14%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 7 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) Network Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) SQL Developer
6 5 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (7.14%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Administrator
8 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Lead Test Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Test Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Designer
9 2 (2.86%) MySQL DBA
9 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.00%) XML
2 17 (24.29%) HTML
3 15 (21.43%) jQuery
4 13 (18.57%) AngularJS
4 13 (18.57%) Hibernate
5 12 (17.14%) JSF
5 12 (17.14%) SOAP
5 12 (17.14%) Spring
6 11 (15.71%) CSS
7 10 (14.29%) .NET
8 9 (12.86%) J2EE
9 7 (10.00%) Java EE
9 7 (10.00%) REST
9 7 (10.00%) Web Services
10 6 (8.57%) .NET Framework
10 6 (8.57%) Dojo
10 6 (8.57%) Java SE
10 6 (8.57%) Kafka
10 6 (8.57%) Mojolicious
10 6 (8.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) Replication
2 7 (10.00%) NHS
3 2 (2.86%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.43%) Clustering
4 1 (1.43%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.43%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.43%) PKI
4 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Unix
2 3 (4.29%) Windows
3 2 (2.86%) Linux
4 1 (1.43%) Android
4 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (31.43%) Scrum
3 21 (30.00%) OO
4 20 (28.57%) TDD
5 11 (15.71%) Software Engineering
5 11 (15.71%) Unit Testing
6 9 (12.86%) OOP
7 7 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (10.00%) DevOps
8 6 (8.57%) Configuration Management
8 6 (8.57%) High Availability
8 6 (8.57%) MVC
8 6 (8.57%) Open Source
8 6 (8.57%) SDLC
9 5 (7.14%) Document Management
9 5 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (7.14%) Pair Programming
9 5 (7.14%) Project Management
9 5 (7.14%) RUP
9 5 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.57%) SQL
2 23 (32.86%) Java
3 15 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 13 (18.57%) C#
5 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 10 (14.29%) Perl
6 7 (10.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (8.57%) Go
7 6 (8.57%) Scala
8 2 (2.86%) ANSI SQL
8 2 (2.86%) C++
9 1 (1.43%) PHP
9 1 (1.43%) Python
9 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.43%) VC++
9 1 (1.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 40 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 8 (11.43%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 6 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (7.14%) CCNA
6 3 (4.29%) BC Cleared
7 2 (2.86%) CCNP
7 2 (2.86%) ISTQB
7 2 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.43%) CCIE
8 1 (1.43%) Degree
8 1 (1.43%) ISEB
8 1 (1.43%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.43%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (7.14%) QA
3 3 (4.29%) HL7
4 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Ansible
1 1 (1.43%) yum
Vendors
1 16 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.86%) Cisco
3 7 (10.00%) Adobe
4 6 (8.57%) ILOG
4 6 (8.57%) Juniper
4 6 (8.57%) Kofax
4 6 (8.57%) Splunk
5 5 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 5 (7.14%) Twitter
6 4 (5.71%) Red Gate
7 3 (4.29%) Citrix
8 2 (2.86%) F5
8 2 (2.86%) HP
8 2 (2.86%) Oracle
8 2 (2.86%) Percona
9 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.43%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.43%) Sybase
9 1 (1.43%) VMware
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