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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 16 22 10
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 32 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.42% 6.21% 11.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.36% 25.00% 40.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 12
Average daily rate
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£388 £330 £411
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.42% -19.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £285 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £369 £634
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.16 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -39.65%
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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
88 72 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.16% 24.83% 27.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 51 38
Average daily rate £360 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.90% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £220 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.16 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014, 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 50 (81.97%) SC Cleared
2 11 (18.03%) Java
2 11 (18.03%) DNS
2 11 (18.03%) Project Management
3 10 (16.39%) Replication
4 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (14.75%) NetApp
4 9 (14.75%) NFS
4 9 (14.75%) Windows
4 9 (14.75%) NAS
5 8 (13.11%) Open Source
5 8 (13.11%) Mentoring
5 8 (13.11%) XML
6 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
6 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.48%) C#
6 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
6 7 (11.48%) VMware
6 7 (11.48%) Scrum
6 7 (11.48%) XenApp
6 7 (11.48%) XenDesktop
6 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (9.84%) CTC Cleared
7 6 (9.84%) Service Delivery
7 6 (9.84%) .NET
7 6 (9.84%) XSLT
8 5 (8.20%) ITIL
8 5 (8.20%) HTML
8 5 (8.20%) SLA

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (8.20%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.92%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.28%) Confluence
3 2 (3.28%) FileNet
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.64%) LiveCycle
4 1 (1.64%) IIS
4 1 (1.64%) JBoss
4 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.03%) DNS
2 9 (14.75%) NAS
3 4 (6.56%) ADSL
3 4 (6.56%) Internet
3 4 (6.56%) WAN
3 4 (6.56%) LLU
4 2 (3.28%) LAN
4 2 (3.28%) Intranet
5 1 (1.64%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Selenium
2 4 (6.56%) WebDriver
3 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.92%) Subversion
3 3 (4.92%) Maven
3 3 (4.92%) JIRA
4 2 (3.28%) Ant
4 2 (3.28%) JUnit
4 2 (3.28%) Hudson
4 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.28%) TestNG
5 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.64%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (1.64%) Spock
5 1 (1.64%) DbUnit
5 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.64%) JMeter
5 1 (1.64%) Bugzilla
General
1 3 (4.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (21.31%) Consultant
2 10 (16.39%) Developer
3 7 (11.48%) Java Developer
3 7 (11.48%) Wintel Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Storage Consultant
4 6 (9.84%) Storage Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Service Manager
5 4 (6.56%) Test Manager
5 4 (6.56%) Wintel Consultant
6 3 (4.92%) Designer
6 3 (4.92%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Programme Manager
6 3 (4.92%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Systems Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (3.28%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Change Manager
7 2 (3.28%) DBA
7 2 (3.28%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.11%) XML
2 6 (9.84%) .NET
2 6 (9.84%) XSLT
3 5 (8.20%) HTML
4 4 (6.56%) CSS
5 3 (4.92%) SOAP
5 3 (4.92%) Web Services
5 3 (4.92%) J2EE
5 3 (4.92%) XML Schema
5 3 (4.92%) Hibernate
5 3 (4.92%) Spring
5 3 (4.92%) JSON
6 2 (3.28%) JSF
6 2 (3.28%) jQuery
6 2 (3.28%) CAML
6 2 (3.28%) REST
6 2 (3.28%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.28%) XSL
6 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Replication
2 8 (13.11%) Open Source
3 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.28%) Data Extraction
4 2 (3.28%) Statistics
4 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.64%) CMDB
5 1 (1.64%) iSeries
5 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.64%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Windows
2 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.64%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.03%) Project Management
2 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (13.11%) Mentoring
4 7 (11.48%) Scrum
5 6 (9.84%) Service Delivery
6 5 (8.20%) ITIL
6 5 (8.20%) CRM
7 4 (6.56%) Service Management
7 4 (6.56%) Software Testing
8 3 (4.92%) Load Testing
8 3 (4.92%) TDD
8 3 (4.92%) OO
8 3 (4.92%) Change Management
8 3 (4.92%) Migration
8 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.28%) ERP
9 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.28%) Data Analysis
9 2 (3.28%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.03%) Java
2 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
2 7 (11.48%) C#
3 3 (4.92%) SQL
3 3 (4.92%) XPath
4 2 (3.28%) Python
4 2 (3.28%) C
4 2 (3.28%) Perl
5 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (81.97%) SC Cleared
2 6 (9.84%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) BC Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.64%) Degree
4 1 (1.64%) CCENT
4 1 (1.64%) ISEB
4 1 (1.64%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 9 (14.75%) NFS
2 7 (11.48%) XenApp
2 7 (11.48%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) NetApp
2 7 (11.48%) VMware
2 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.20%) Citrix
4 4 (6.56%) Oracle
5 3 (4.92%) Cisco
6 2 (3.28%) IBM
7 1 (1.64%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.64%) SAP
7 1 (1.64%) Informatica
7 1 (1.64%) Adobe
7 1 (1.64%) Splunk
7 1 (1.64%) Twitter
7 1 (1.64%) ILOG
7 1 (1.64%) Remedy
7 1 (1.64%) Kofax
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Next Ventures Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Rate: flexible
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £310.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago