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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 4 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 56 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 40.88% 14.73% 20.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 68.29% 45.24% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 11 2
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.16% -21.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £195 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £350 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £18.00 £25.13
% change year-on-year
+80.55% -28.35%
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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 Newport region.

Qualifications Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
82 42 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 59.85% 32.56% 45.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 25 18
Average daily rate £400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £239 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £380 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 69 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 48 (69.57%) Scrum
3 43 (62.32%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (53.62%) Java
5 31 (44.93%) .NET
6 22 (31.88%) SQL Server
7 19 (27.54%) TDD
7 19 (27.54%) BDD
8 17 (24.64%) C#
9 16 (23.19%) Subversion
10 15 (21.74%) .NET Framework
10 15 (21.74%) Selenium
11 14 (20.29%) Jenkins
11 14 (20.29%) Web Services
11 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
12 13 (18.84%) Test Scripting
13 12 (17.39%) Unit Testing
13 12 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (17.39%) REST
13 12 (17.39%) XML
13 12 (17.39%) SOAP
13 12 (17.39%) JMeter
14 11 (15.94%) Visual Studio
14 11 (15.94%) SOA
15 10 (14.49%) Windows
15 10 (14.49%) JBoss
16 9 (13.04%) ITIL
16 9 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 9 (13.04%) Cucumber
17 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET MVC

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (14.49%) JBoss
2 8 (11.59%) WebSphere
3 7 (10.14%) IIS
4 5 (7.25%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.35%) FileNet
6 2 (2.90%) WildFly
7 1 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Office
1 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) Firewall
2 2 (2.90%) LAN
2 2 (2.90%) DHCP
2 2 (2.90%) DNS
3 1 (1.45%) HTTP
3 1 (1.45%) WAN
3 1 (1.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (31.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.70%) MySQL
4 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.45%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (23.19%) Subversion
2 15 (21.74%) Selenium
3 14 (20.29%) Jenkins
4 12 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (17.39%) JMeter
5 11 (15.94%) Visual Studio
6 9 (13.04%) Cucumber
7 7 (10.14%) Eclipse
8 6 (8.70%) WebDriver
9 5 (7.25%) JIRA
9 5 (7.25%) Gradle
9 5 (7.25%) Artifactory
9 5 (7.25%) SpecFlow
10 3 (4.35%) ERwin
10 3 (4.35%) JUnit
10 3 (4.35%) Bugzilla
10 3 (4.35%) Maven
10 3 (4.35%) TestNG
10 3 (4.35%) MSBuild
10 3 (4.35%) Hudson
General
1 8 (11.59%) Back Office
2 5 (7.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (40.58%) Developer
2 12 (17.39%) Tester
3 9 (13.04%) Architect
3 9 (13.04%) Java Developer
3 9 (13.04%) .NET Developer
4 8 (11.59%) SQL Developer
4 8 (11.59%) Analyst
5 7 (10.14%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (8.70%) Deployment Specialist
6 6 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Data Modeller
8 3 (4.35%) Senior SQL Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Scala Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Security Architect
9 2 (2.90%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (44.93%) .NET
2 15 (21.74%) .NET Framework
3 14 (20.29%) Web Services
4 12 (17.39%) REST
4 12 (17.39%) XML
4 12 (17.39%) SOAP
5 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (11.59%) Java SE
5 8 (11.59%) Spring
5 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET
6 7 (10.14%) Hibernate
7 5 (7.25%) MyBatis
8 4 (5.80%) HTML
9 3 (4.35%) CSS
9 3 (4.35%) HTML5
10 2 (2.90%) Sass
10 2 (2.90%) jQuery
10 2 (2.90%) Drools
10 2 (2.90%) J2EE
10 2 (2.90%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Mainframe
2 6 (8.70%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.80%) Open Source
4 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.35%) CESG
5 2 (2.90%) RMADS
5 2 (2.90%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.49%) Windows
2 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.90%) Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.45%) UNIX
3 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (69.57%) Scrum
2 43 (62.32%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (27.54%) TDD
3 19 (27.54%) BDD
4 13 (18.84%) Test Scripting
5 12 (17.39%) Unit Testing
6 11 (15.94%) SOA
7 9 (13.04%) ITIL
8 8 (11.59%) MVC
9 7 (10.14%) Configuration Management
9 7 (10.14%) Data Modelling
9 7 (10.14%) Regression Testing
9 7 (10.14%) Load Testing
10 6 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (8.70%) Automation Testing
10 6 (8.70%) Coaching
10 6 (8.70%) Logical Data Model
10 6 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (8.70%) Test-First Development
10 6 (8.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 37 (53.62%) Java
2 17 (24.64%) C#
3 6 (8.70%) SQL
4 4 (5.80%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.80%) Jython
5 2 (2.90%) Scala
5 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 69 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.70%) ISEB
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.25%) MCDBA
3 5 (7.25%) MCITP
4 3 (4.35%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.90%) MAPM
5 2 (2.90%) Degree
5 2 (2.90%) CISM
5 2 (2.90%) CISSP
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.45%) CCNP
6 1 (1.45%) CCNA
6 1 (1.45%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.90%) P3O
3 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.90%) Shibboleth
3 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle
3 2 (2.90%) CA
4 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.45%) McAfee
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco
4 1 (1.45%) HP
4 1 (1.45%) VMware
4 1 (1.45%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.45%) Riverbed
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