The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 3 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 32 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 22.38% 23.40% 28.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 56.14% 55.93% 57.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 27 26
Median daily rate £415 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £344 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £485 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £83.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+0.69% +78.75%
SC 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 Newport region.

Qualifications Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
57 59 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 39.86% 41.84% 49.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 32 41
Median daily rate £415 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £480 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.18% +8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Median hourly rate £76.50 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+264.28% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £14.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £83.00 £21.00 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Newport

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Newport region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Newport region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 58 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (37.93%) Visual Studio
3 21 (36.21%) UML
3 21 (36.21%) Windows
3 21 (36.21%) Software Engineering
4 20 (34.48%) OOA/OOD
4 20 (34.48%) OO
5 17 (29.31%) SQL
5 17 (29.31%) C++
5 17 (29.31%) SNMP
6 16 (27.59%) TCP/IP
6 16 (27.59%) Eclipse
6 16 (27.59%) VoIP
6 16 (27.59%) C
6 16 (27.59%) StarTeam
6 16 (27.59%) Requirements Management
6 16 (27.59%) Rational DOORS
7 15 (25.86%) Coverity
8 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (22.41%) C#
8 13 (22.41%) Java
9 11 (18.97%) .NET
9 11 (18.97%) Risk Management
10 9 (15.52%) CISSP
11 8 (13.79%) CESG Certified Professional
12 7 (12.07%) WebDriver
12 7 (12.07%) Network Architecture
12 7 (12.07%) Cucumber
12 7 (12.07%) SpecFlow
12 7 (12.07%) TDD

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Newport 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 1 (1.72%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.72%) IBM Domino
1 1 (1.72%) IBM Notes
1 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) PaaS
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.31%) SNMP
2 16 (27.59%) TCP/IP
2 16 (27.59%) VoIP
3 2 (3.45%) Internet
3 2 (3.45%) Network Security
4 1 (1.72%) DHCP
4 1 (1.72%) DNS
4 1 (1.72%) FTP
4 1 (1.72%) SAN
4 1 (1.72%) SMTP
4 1 (1.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 22 (37.93%) Visual Studio
2 16 (27.59%) Eclipse
2 16 (27.59%) Rational DOORS
2 16 (27.59%) StarTeam
3 7 (12.07%) Cucumber
3 7 (12.07%) JMeter
3 7 (12.07%) Selenium
3 7 (12.07%) SpecFlow
3 7 (12.07%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.72%) GCC
4 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (5.17%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Electronics
2 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.72%) Marketing
2 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (36.21%) Software Engineer
2 16 (27.59%) Senior Software Engineer
3 11 (18.97%) Architect
3 11 (18.97%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) Security Architect
5 6 (10.34%) C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Embedded Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Change Manager
6 5 (8.62%) Tester
7 4 (6.90%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) C Software Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Embedded C Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) FPGA Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.97%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.72%) Play Framework
2 1 (1.72%) REST
2 1 (1.72%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Cryptography
2 3 (5.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (5.17%) VHDL
3 2 (3.45%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.72%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.72%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.21%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Linux
3 4 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.21%) Software Engineering
1 21 (36.21%) UML
2 20 (34.48%) OO
2 20 (34.48%) OOA/OOD
3 16 (27.59%) Requirements Management
4 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.97%) Risk Management
6 7 (12.07%) Kanban
6 7 (12.07%) Network Architecture
6 7 (12.07%) Scrum
6 7 (12.07%) TDD
7 6 (10.34%) BDD
7 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.62%) Project Planning
8 5 (8.62%) Security Architecture
8 5 (8.62%) Test Scripting
9 4 (6.90%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (6.90%) Project Management
9 4 (6.90%) Regression Testing
9 4 (6.90%) Test-First Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.31%) C++
1 17 (29.31%) SQL
2 16 (27.59%) C
3 13 (22.41%) C#
3 13 (22.41%) Java
4 6 (10.34%) Embedded C++
5 5 (8.62%) Embedded C
6 2 (3.45%) Python
7 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 58 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.52%) CISSP
3 8 (13.79%) CESG Certified Professional
4 5 (8.62%) ISEB
5 2 (3.45%) CEH
5 2 (3.45%) CREST Certified
6 1 (1.72%) CCNA
6 1 (1.72%) CCNP
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (12.07%) RMADS
2 4 (6.90%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Netcool
1 1 (1.72%) SCCM
1 1 (1.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) Coverity
2 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.17%) Altera
3 3 (5.17%) Lattice Semiconductor
3 3 (5.17%) VMware
3 3 (5.17%) Xilinx
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco
5 1 (1.72%) Clearswift
5 1 (1.72%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.72%) EMC
5 1 (1.72%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.72%) Hitachi
5 1 (1.72%) Lotus
5 1 (1.72%) SAP