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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 18 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 26 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.28% 5.15% 3.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.81% 23.08% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 3
Average daily rate
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£495 £388 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.74% -26.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £243 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £568 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.68% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £16.16 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -38.98%
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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
67 52 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.34% 22.32% 14.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 39 19
Average daily rate £425 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £501 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.29% -12.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, 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 47 (78.33%) SC Cleared
2 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (23.33%) .NET
5 13 (21.67%) HTML
6 12 (20.00%) Java
6 12 (20.00%) CSS
6 12 (20.00%) CRM
7 11 (18.33%) XML
7 11 (18.33%) C#
7 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
7 11 (18.33%) Project Management
8 10 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
9 8 (13.33%) Visual Studio
10 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET
10 7 (11.67%) XSLT
10 7 (11.67%) WAN
10 7 (11.67%) Scrum
10 7 (11.67%) Open Source
11 6 (10.00%) Migration
11 6 (10.00%) Subversion
11 6 (10.00%) Cisco
11 6 (10.00%) JUnit
12 5 (8.33%) IIS
12 5 (8.33%) SOAP
12 5 (8.33%) Web Services
12 5 (8.33%) OO
12 5 (8.33%) TDD
12 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (8.33%) IIS
2 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.33%) Confluence
4 2 (3.33%) FileNet
4 2 (3.33%) JBoss
4 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.67%) Apache
5 1 (1.67%) LiveCycle
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) WAN
2 4 (6.67%) LLU
2 4 (6.67%) Internet
2 4 (6.67%) ADSL
2 4 (6.67%) LAN
2 4 (6.67%) DNS
3 3 (5.00%) Firewall
3 3 (5.00%) Wireless
4 2 (3.33%) Intranet
5 1 (1.67%) HTTP
5 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.67%) LDAP
5 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.00%) FileMaker
3 3 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.67%) InterBase
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.67%) Firebird
5 1 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 6 (10.00%) Subversion
2 6 (10.00%) JUnit
3 5 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.00%) Maven
4 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.00%) Selenium
4 3 (5.00%) JIRA
5 2 (3.33%) Hudson
5 2 (3.33%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.33%) DbUnit
5 2 (3.33%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.33%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.33%) Ant
6 1 (1.67%) JMeter
6 1 (1.67%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.67%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (1.67%) TestNG
6 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.67%) Spock
General
1 3 (5.00%) Marketing
2 2 (3.33%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) Developer
2 10 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 6 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (8.33%) Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) Test Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
5 4 (6.67%) CRM Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) CRM Business Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Service Manager
6 3 (5.00%) CRM Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Designer
6 3 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Specialist
6 3 (5.00%) Scala Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Change Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Security Project Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.33%) .NET
2 13 (21.67%) HTML
3 12 (20.00%) CSS
4 11 (18.33%) XML
5 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET
5 7 (11.67%) XSLT
6 5 (8.33%) SOAP
6 5 (8.33%) Web Services
6 5 (8.33%) JSON
6 5 (8.33%) WCF
6 5 (8.33%) jQuery
6 5 (8.33%) REST
7 4 (6.67%) Hibernate
7 4 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 4 (6.67%) Spring
7 4 (6.67%) J2EE
8 3 (5.00%) XML Schema
8 3 (5.00%) JSF
8 3 (5.00%) HTML5
8 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Open Source
2 3 (5.00%) NHS
3 2 (3.33%) Replication
3 2 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.67%) CMDB
4 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (20.00%) CRM
3 11 (18.33%) Project Management
4 7 (11.67%) Scrum
5 6 (10.00%) Migration
6 5 (8.33%) OO
6 5 (8.33%) TDD
7 4 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.67%) ITIL
7 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.00%) MVC
8 3 (5.00%) Service Management
8 3 (5.00%) System Testing
8 3 (5.00%) Time Management
8 3 (5.00%) Software Testing
8 3 (5.00%) Test Strategy
9 2 (3.33%) Procure-to-pay
9 2 (3.33%) Analytics
9 2 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 12 (20.00%) Java
3 11 (18.33%) C#
4 4 (6.67%) Scala
4 4 (6.67%) Python
4 4 (6.67%) Perl
5 3 (5.00%) XPath
6 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.67%) VB
7 1 (1.67%) SQL
7 1 (1.67%) C++
7 1 (1.67%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 47 (78.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) MCAD
2 3 (5.00%) MCSD
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.00%) BC Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) CTC Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) MCPD
2 3 (5.00%) MCTS
3 2 (3.33%) Degree
3 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.67%) ISEB
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.67%) CCNA
4 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.67%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.67%) CCENT
4 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (3.33%) ILOG
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle
4 1 (1.67%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.67%) SAP
4 1 (1.67%) IBM
4 1 (1.67%) Adobe
4 1 (1.67%) Kofax
4 1 (1.67%) Remedy
4 1 (1.67%) Splunk
4 1 (1.67%) Twitter
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £540 - £640 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
LA International
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago