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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 13 35 13
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -22
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 33 22 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.22% 5.13% 10.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 45.21% 37.93% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 14 20
Median daily rate £425 £313 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -30.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £225 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £435 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £384
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £16.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.38 £31.45 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.83% +65.52%
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
73 58 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.60% 13.52% 23.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 48 52
Median daily rate £363 £300 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -17.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £190 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £358 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £17.88 - £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.33 - £16.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +57.14%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 36 (67.92%) SC Cleared
2 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
3 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (22.64%) Project Management
5 11 (20.75%) Java
5 11 (20.75%) Cisco
6 10 (18.87%) Firewall
7 8 (15.09%) Finance
7 8 (15.09%) CheckPoint
7 8 (15.09%) Linux
8 7 (13.21%) Scrum
9 6 (11.32%) UML
9 6 (11.32%) HTML
9 6 (11.32%) ITIL
9 6 (11.32%) C
9 6 (11.32%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (11.32%) F5
10 5 (9.43%) JSON
10 5 (9.43%) REST
10 5 (9.43%) APMP
10 5 (9.43%) CSS
10 5 (9.43%) SQL
10 5 (9.43%) SAP
10 5 (9.43%) OO
10 5 (9.43%) PRINCE
10 5 (9.43%) Six Sigma
11 4 (7.55%) TDD
11 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
11 4 (7.55%) Configuration Management
11 4 (7.55%) CCNP

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 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.77%) Apache
2 2 (3.77%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.89%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) Firewall
2 6 (11.32%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (7.55%) Broadband
3 4 (7.55%) Ethernet
3 4 (7.55%) WAN
4 3 (5.66%) SNMP
4 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.66%) VoIP
5 2 (3.77%) HTTP
5 2 (3.77%) LAN
5 2 (3.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.66%) Big Data
3 2 (3.77%) HBase
4 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.89%) DB2
4 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.89%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.66%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.66%) GCC
2 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.77%) Grunt
3 2 (3.77%) gulp
3 2 (3.77%) Selenium
4 1 (1.89%) JBehave
4 1 (1.89%) JUnit
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Publishing
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Developer
2 8 (15.09%) Network Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) C Software Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Software Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Java Developer
4 5 (9.43%) Senior C Software Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Desktop Support
6 3 (5.66%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) HTML
2 5 (9.43%) CSS
2 5 (9.43%) JSON
2 5 (9.43%) REST
3 4 (7.55%) Web Services
4 3 (5.66%) Ajax
4 3 (5.66%) Hibernate
4 3 (5.66%) Kafka
5 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.77%) Dropwizard
5 2 (3.77%) HTML5
5 2 (3.77%) jQuery
5 2 (3.77%) RESTful
5 2 (3.77%) SAP Basis
5 2 (3.77%) SAP PI
5 2 (3.77%) Sass
5 2 (3.77%) Spring
5 2 (3.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (3.77%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.66%) NHS
2 3 (5.66%) User Experience
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Informatics
3 2 (3.77%) W3C
4 1 (1.89%) CMDB
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) Windows
3 2 (3.77%) Unix
3 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.89%) SUSE
4 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
2 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.64%) Project Management
4 7 (13.21%) Scrum
5 6 (11.32%) ITIL
5 6 (11.32%) UML
6 5 (9.43%) OO
6 5 (9.43%) PRINCE
6 5 (9.43%) Six Sigma
7 4 (7.55%) Configuration Management
7 4 (7.55%) TDD
8 3 (5.66%) ETL
8 3 (5.66%) ITSM
8 3 (5.66%) Open Source
8 3 (5.66%) Requirements Management
8 3 (5.66%) Service Management
8 3 (5.66%) Software Delivery
8 3 (5.66%) Web Development
9 2 (3.77%) Mobile First
9 2 (3.77%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) Java
2 6 (11.32%) C
3 5 (9.43%) SQL
4 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.66%) ABAP
6 2 (3.77%) C#
6 2 (3.77%) C++
6 2 (3.77%) Embedded C
6 2 (3.77%) Embedded C++
6 2 (3.77%) Go
6 2 (3.77%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.89%) PHP
7 1 (1.89%) Python
7 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (67.92%) SC Cleared
2 5 (9.43%) APMP
3 4 (7.55%) CCNA
3 4 (7.55%) CCNP
3 4 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.77%) CCENT
4 2 (3.77%) Degree
4 2 (3.77%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (3.77%) Zenoss
2 1 (1.89%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Cisco
2 8 (15.09%) CheckPoint
3 6 (11.32%) F5
4 5 (9.43%) SAP
5 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.66%) Cloudera
7 2 (3.77%) Avaya
7 2 (3.77%) BT
7 2 (3.77%) CA
7 2 (3.77%) Intel Security
7 2 (3.77%) Juniper
7 2 (3.77%) LogRhythm
7 2 (3.77%) Nortel
7 2 (3.77%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.89%) Citrix
8 1 (1.89%) Dell
8 1 (1.89%) HP
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle