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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 5 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 30 26 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 22.56% 26.53% 20.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.63% 55.32% 41.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 7
Average daily rate
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£400 £385 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £362 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.42% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £21.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+69.31% +5.57%
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 47 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 42.86% 47.96% 50.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 39 21
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £490 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 2
Average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% -35.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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.

1 106 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 77 (72.64%) Scrum
3 52 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (47.17%) .NET
5 41 (38.68%) SQL Server
6 34 (32.08%) Java
7 30 (28.30%) C#
7 30 (28.30%) TDD
7 30 (28.30%) BDD
8 26 (24.53%) .NET Framework
9 25 (23.58%) Visual Studio
10 23 (21.70%) Team Foundation Server
10 23 (21.70%) REST
10 23 (21.70%) Jenkins
11 22 (20.75%) Unit Testing
12 21 (19.81%) MVC
12 21 (19.81%) Windows
12 21 (19.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 20 (18.87%) Selenium
13 20 (18.87%) Web Services
14 18 (16.98%) Microsoft
14 18 (16.98%) SQL Server 2008
15 17 (16.04%) XML
15 17 (16.04%) SOAP
16 15 (14.15%) IIS
16 15 (14.15%) ITIL
17 14 (13.21%) ASP.NET
17 14 (13.21%) SQL
17 14 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (13.21%) PowerShell

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 15 (14.15%) IIS
2 8 (7.55%) JBoss
2 8 (7.55%) Tomcat
3 7 (6.60%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.83%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.89%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.89%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (1.89%) Apache
6 2 (1.89%) WildFly
6 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.89%) Jetty
6 2 (1.89%) nginx
7 1 (0.94%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.94%) FileNet
Applications
1 4 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.94%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Office 365
2 1 (0.94%) IaaS
2 1 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.94%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.83%) HTTP
1 3 (2.83%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.89%) SMTP
2 2 (1.89%) SSL
2 2 (1.89%) Internet
3 1 (0.94%) Firewall
3 1 (0.94%) SAN
3 1 (0.94%) DHCP
3 1 (0.94%) LAN
3 1 (0.94%) VoIP
3 1 (0.94%) DNS
3 1 (0.94%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (38.68%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (12.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (6.60%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.66%) MySQL
6 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.77%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.94%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 25 (23.58%) Visual Studio
2 23 (21.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (21.70%) Jenkins
3 20 (18.87%) Selenium
4 14 (13.21%) Subversion
5 13 (12.26%) JMeter
5 13 (12.26%) Artifactory
6 11 (10.38%) MSBuild
6 11 (10.38%) SpecFlow
7 10 (9.43%) Hudson
7 10 (9.43%) Eclipse
7 10 (9.43%) Cucumber
8 7 (6.60%) WebDriver
8 7 (6.60%) JIRA
9 6 (5.66%) ERwin
9 6 (5.66%) Git (software)
9 6 (5.66%) Gradle
10 3 (2.83%) SoapUI
10 3 (2.83%) JUnit
10 3 (2.83%) TestNG
General
1 8 (7.55%) Finance
2 7 (6.60%) Back Office
3 2 (1.89%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 40 (37.74%) Developer
2 22 (20.75%) .NET Developer
3 13 (12.26%) Analyst
4 12 (11.32%) Tester
5 11 (10.38%) SQL Developer
6 9 (8.49%) Java Developer
7 6 (5.66%) Test Analyst
7 6 (5.66%) Deployment Specialist
7 6 (5.66%) Data Modeller
8 5 (4.72%) Agile Coach
8 5 (4.72%) Security Architect
8 5 (4.72%) Architect
9 4 (3.77%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (2.83%) Test Engineer
10 3 (2.83%) Senior Developer
10 3 (2.83%) Business Analyst
10 3 (2.83%) Support Engineer
10 3 (2.83%) Transition Manager
10 3 (2.83%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (47.17%) .NET
2 26 (24.53%) .NET Framework
3 23 (21.70%) REST
4 20 (18.87%) Web Services
5 17 (16.04%) XML
5 17 (16.04%) SOAP
6 14 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (13.21%) ASP.NET
7 10 (9.43%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (6.60%) Entity Framework
8 7 (6.60%) Hibernate
8 7 (6.60%) Spring
8 7 (6.60%) Java SE
8 7 (6.60%) WCF
8 7 (6.60%) jQuery
9 6 (5.66%) HTML
10 5 (4.72%) HTML5
10 5 (4.72%) MyBatis
10 5 (4.72%) CSS
11 4 (3.77%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.60%) Mainframe
2 6 (5.66%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.72%) RMADS
4 4 (3.77%) User Experience
4 4 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.77%) Replication
4 4 (3.77%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.94%) CESG
5 1 (0.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.81%) Windows
2 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (4.72%) Linux
4 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (72.64%) Scrum
2 52 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (28.30%) TDD
3 30 (28.30%) BDD
4 22 (20.75%) Unit Testing
5 21 (19.81%) MVC
6 15 (14.15%) ITIL
7 13 (12.26%) Test Scripting
7 13 (12.26%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (10.38%) SOA
9 9 (8.49%) Configuration Management
9 9 (8.49%) DevOps
10 8 (7.55%) Software Delivery
11 7 (6.60%) Load Testing
11 7 (6.60%) Regression Testing
12 6 (5.66%) Test-First Development
12 6 (5.66%) Risk Management
12 6 (5.66%) Data Modelling
12 6 (5.66%) Automation Testing
12 6 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 34 (32.08%) Java
2 30 (28.30%) C#
3 14 (13.21%) SQL
3 14 (13.21%) PowerShell
4 11 (10.38%) Jython
5 4 (3.77%) C
6 3 (2.83%) C++
7 2 (1.89%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.89%) Scala
8 1 (0.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 106 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.66%) ISEB
2 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.72%) MCITP
3 5 (4.72%) MCDBA
3 5 (4.72%) CISSP
3 5 (4.72%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.77%) Degree
5 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.94%) MAPM
5 1 (0.94%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.94%) CCNP
5 1 (0.94%) CCNA
5 1 (0.94%) HNC
5 1 (0.94%) MCSE
5 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.72%) SLA
3 1 (0.94%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.94%) P3O
3 1 (0.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.89%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.89%) vSphere
2 1 (0.94%) vCloud
2 1 (0.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) Puppet
1 2 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.94%) Nagios
2 1 (0.94%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.94%) SCCM
2 1 (0.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.55%) Oracle
3 5 (4.72%) CA
4 4 (3.77%) Remedy
4 4 (3.77%) BMC
5 2 (1.89%) Clearswift
5 2 (1.89%) VMware
5 2 (1.89%) Lotus
5 2 (1.89%) Cisco
6 1 (0.94%) HP
6 1 (0.94%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.94%) McAfee
6 1 (0.94%) Blue Coat
6 1 (0.94%) Google
6 1 (0.94%) Coverity
6 1 (0.94%) Riverbed