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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 65 41 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 39.88% 30.60% 24.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 70.65% 59.42% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 31 9
Average daily rate
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£413 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £20.31 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+77.23% -5.52%
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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
92 69 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 56.44% 51.49% 49.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 46 22
Average daily rate £400 £420 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £497 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £10.50 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 95 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 66 (69.47%) Scrum
3 52 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (44.21%) .NET
5 37 (38.95%) Java
6 31 (32.63%) SQL Server
7 25 (26.32%) BDD
8 24 (25.26%) TDD
9 23 (24.21%) C#
10 22 (23.16%) Jenkins
11 21 (22.11%) Windows
12 20 (21.05%) Web Services
12 20 (21.05%) .NET Framework
13 17 (17.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 17 (17.89%) Subversion
13 17 (17.89%) Team Foundation Server
13 17 (17.89%) REST
13 17 (17.89%) XML
13 17 (17.89%) SOAP
13 17 (17.89%) Visual Studio
13 17 (17.89%) Microsoft
14 16 (16.84%) Selenium
14 16 (16.84%) Unit Testing
15 14 (14.74%) MVC
15 14 (14.74%) ASP.NET
15 14 (14.74%) IIS
15 14 (14.74%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (13.68%) Test Scripting
16 13 (13.68%) PowerShell
16 13 (13.68%) JMeter

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 14 (14.74%) IIS
2 11 (11.58%) JBoss
3 9 (9.47%) WebSphere
4 7 (7.37%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.21%) FileNet
6 3 (3.16%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.11%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.11%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.11%) WildFly
8 1 (1.05%) Jetty
8 1 (1.05%) nginx
8 1 (1.05%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.05%) Apache
8 1 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) MS Office
1 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Summit
1 1 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Office 365
2 1 (1.05%) IaaS
2 1 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.05%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.11%) SMTP
1 2 (2.11%) DHCP
1 2 (2.11%) HTTP
1 2 (2.11%) LAN
1 2 (2.11%) DNS
1 2 (2.11%) SAN
1 2 (2.11%) Internet
1 2 (2.11%) Firewall
2 1 (1.05%) SSL
2 1 (1.05%) WAN
2 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (32.63%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (6.32%) MySQL
4 5 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.05%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.05%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 22 (23.16%) Jenkins
2 17 (17.89%) Visual Studio
2 17 (17.89%) Subversion
2 17 (17.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (16.84%) Selenium
4 13 (13.68%) JMeter
5 12 (12.63%) Artifactory
6 10 (10.53%) Cucumber
6 10 (10.53%) MSBuild
7 9 (9.47%) Hudson
7 9 (9.47%) Eclipse
8 7 (7.37%) JIRA
8 7 (7.37%) WebDriver
9 6 (6.32%) SpecFlow
9 6 (6.32%) Gradle
9 6 (6.32%) ERwin
10 3 (3.16%) Bugzilla
10 3 (3.16%) ReSharper
10 3 (3.16%) Maven
10 3 (3.16%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (8.42%) Back Office
2 5 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (36.84%) Developer
2 15 (15.79%) .NET Developer
3 12 (12.63%) Tester
4 11 (11.58%) SQL Developer
5 10 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 8 (8.42%) Analyst
7 6 (6.32%) Test Analyst
7 6 (6.32%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.32%) Deployment Specialist
7 6 (6.32%) Data Modeller
8 5 (5.26%) Agile Coach
8 5 (5.26%) Architect
8 5 (5.26%) Security Architect
9 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Developer
9 4 (4.21%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.16%) Test Engineer
10 3 (3.16%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 3 (3.16%) Senior SQL Developer
10 3 (3.16%) Transition Manager
11 2 (2.11%) Exchange Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (44.21%) .NET
2 20 (21.05%) Web Services
2 20 (21.05%) .NET Framework
3 17 (17.89%) XML
3 17 (17.89%) SOAP
3 17 (17.89%) REST
4 14 (14.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (14.74%) ASP.NET
5 10 (10.53%) Java SE
5 10 (10.53%) Spring
6 7 (7.37%) Hibernate
7 6 (6.32%) HTML
8 5 (5.26%) CSS
8 5 (5.26%) HTML5
8 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (5.26%) MyBatis
9 4 (4.21%) Drools
10 3 (3.16%) jQuery
10 3 (3.16%) CSS3
11 2 (2.11%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.37%) Mainframe
2 6 (6.32%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.26%) RMADS
4 4 (4.21%) User Experience
4 4 (4.21%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.05%) Replication
5 1 (1.05%) CESG
5 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.05%) NHS
5 1 (1.05%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.11%) Windows
2 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (4.21%) Linux
3 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (69.47%) Scrum
2 52 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (26.32%) BDD
4 24 (25.26%) TDD
5 16 (16.84%) Unit Testing
6 14 (14.74%) MVC
7 13 (13.68%) Test Scripting
8 12 (12.63%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (12.63%) ITIL
9 8 (8.42%) Configuration Management
10 7 (7.37%) Regression Testing
10 7 (7.37%) SOA
10 7 (7.37%) Software Delivery
10 7 (7.37%) DevOps
10 7 (7.37%) Load Testing
11 6 (6.32%) Automation Testing
11 6 (6.32%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (6.32%) Data Modelling
11 6 (6.32%) Risk Management
11 6 (6.32%) Test-First Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (38.95%) Java
2 23 (24.21%) C#
3 13 (13.68%) PowerShell
4 10 (10.53%) SQL
4 10 (10.53%) Jython
5 2 (2.11%) C
5 2 (2.11%) C++
5 2 (2.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.11%) Scala
6 1 (1.05%) Python
Qualifications
1 95 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.32%) ISEB
2 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.26%) MCITP
3 5 (5.26%) MCDBA
3 5 (5.26%) CISSP
3 5 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.05%) CCNP
4 1 (1.05%) CCNA
4 1 (1.05%) HNC
4 1 (1.05%) MCSE
4 1 (1.05%) Degree
4 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.05%) MAPM
4 1 (1.05%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.11%) SLA
3 1 (1.05%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.05%) P3O
3 1 (1.05%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.11%) vSphere
3 1 (1.05%) vCloud
3 1 (1.05%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) SCCM
2 1 (1.05%) SCOM
2 1 (1.05%) Puppet
2 1 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.05%) Nagios
2 1 (1.05%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 17 (17.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.42%) Oracle
3 5 (5.26%) CA
4 2 (2.11%) Lotus
4 2 (2.11%) Cisco
4 2 (2.11%) Clearswift
4 2 (2.11%) VMware
5 1 (1.05%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.05%) Google
5 1 (1.05%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.05%) HP
5 1 (1.05%) BMC
5 1 (1.05%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.05%) Remedy
5 1 (1.05%) McAfee