The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 2 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 41 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 38.68% 17.50% 29.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 67.21% 53.85% 82.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 7 9
Average daily rate
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£334 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.37% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £520 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.58 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £31.92
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -43.60%
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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
61 26 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 57.55% 32.50% 35.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 10 11
Average daily rate £325 £330 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -11.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.16 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.70% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Newport

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Newport region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

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Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newport region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 58 (73.42%) SC Cleared
2 45 (56.96%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (45.57%) Scrum
4 29 (36.71%) C#
5 23 (29.11%) Selenium
6 22 (27.85%) WebDriver
7 20 (25.32%) .NET
8 19 (24.05%) Kanban
8 19 (24.05%) Automation Testing
9 18 (22.78%) ISEB
9 18 (22.78%) ISTQB
10 17 (21.52%) Java
10 17 (21.52%) Software Testing
10 17 (21.52%) JIRA
10 17 (21.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 17 (21.52%) Jenkins
11 16 (20.25%) TDD
11 16 (20.25%) .NET Framework
11 16 (20.25%) Load Testing
11 16 (20.25%) Test Scripting
12 15 (18.99%) BDD
13 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
13 14 (17.72%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (16.46%) SQL
14 13 (16.46%) XML
14 13 (16.46%) SharePoint
14 13 (16.46%) Project Management
14 13 (16.46%) Bugzilla
14 13 (16.46%) Test Management
14 13 (16.46%) HP Quality Center

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Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newport region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (16.46%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.80%) OpenROAD
3 1 (1.27%) FileNet
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS Project
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) Firewall
2 1 (1.27%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.27%) LAN
2 1 (1.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
1 14 (17.72%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (12.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.80%) MS Access
5 3 (3.80%) Ingres
5 3 (3.80%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (29.11%) Selenium
2 22 (27.85%) WebDriver
3 17 (21.52%) Jenkins
3 17 (21.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (21.52%) JIRA
4 13 (16.46%) Bugzilla
5 12 (15.19%) Subversion
5 12 (15.19%) TortoiseSVN
6 10 (12.66%) TestNG
7 8 (10.13%) Maven
7 8 (10.13%) JMeter
7 8 (10.13%) Ant
7 8 (10.13%) JUnit
8 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.27%) MSI
General
1 12 (15.19%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (18.99%) Architect
2 13 (16.46%) Tester
3 11 (13.92%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (12.66%) Analyst
4 10 (12.66%) Designer
5 8 (10.13%) Test Analyst
6 7 (8.86%) Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Security Architect
8 5 (6.33%) Database Specialist
9 4 (5.06%) ETL Specialist
9 4 (5.06%) Agile Coach
9 4 (5.06%) Security Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.80%) XML Developer
10 3 (3.80%) .NET Developer
11 2 (2.53%) Automation Test Analyst
11 2 (2.53%) CRM Consultant
11 2 (2.53%) Project Manager
11 2 (2.53%) Consultant
11 2 (2.53%) Automation Tester
11 2 (2.53%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.32%) .NET
2 16 (20.25%) .NET Framework
3 13 (16.46%) XML
4 10 (12.66%) XSLT
4 10 (12.66%) XML Schema
4 10 (12.66%) JSON
5 4 (5.06%) WCF
5 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (5.06%) REST
5 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.06%) SOAP
5 4 (5.06%) Web Services
6 3 (3.80%) Middleware
6 3 (3.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (2.53%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Open Source
2 10 (12.66%) Client/Server
3 8 (10.13%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.80%) iSeries
5 2 (2.53%) AS400
5 2 (2.53%) CESG
5 2 (2.53%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.53%) RMADS
5 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.27%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.33%) UNIX
2 3 (3.80%) Windows
2 3 (3.80%) AIX
2 3 (3.80%) Linux
3 2 (2.53%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.27%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.96%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (45.57%) Scrum
3 19 (24.05%) Kanban
3 19 (24.05%) Automation Testing
4 17 (21.52%) Software Testing
5 16 (20.25%) Load Testing
5 16 (20.25%) TDD
5 16 (20.25%) Test Scripting
6 15 (18.99%) BDD
7 13 (16.46%) Test Management
7 13 (16.46%) Project Management
8 9 (11.39%) ETL
9 8 (10.13%) Automated Testing
9 8 (10.13%) SOA
9 8 (10.13%) Change Data Capture
10 6 (7.59%) BPMN
10 6 (7.59%) Coaching
10 6 (7.59%) Logical Data Model
10 6 (7.59%) Data Modelling
11 5 (6.33%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (36.71%) C#
2 17 (21.52%) Java
3 13 (16.46%) SQL
4 10 (12.66%) XPath
5 9 (11.39%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.27%) VBA
6 1 (1.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 58 (73.42%) SC Cleared
2 18 (22.78%) ISTQB
2 18 (22.78%) ISEB
3 4 (5.06%) Degree
4 2 (2.53%) CISSP
4 2 (2.53%) CISM
5 1 (1.27%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.27%) MCITP
5 1 (1.27%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.27%) CCNA
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.27%) OCP
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.27%) MAPM
5 1 (1.27%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) P3O
2 1 (1.27%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.27%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) Shibboleth
2 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (16.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.80%) IBM
3 2 (2.53%) Cisco
3 2 (2.53%) Informatica
4 1 (1.27%) Remedy
4 1 (1.27%) BT
4 1 (1.27%) Red Gate
4 1 (1.27%) Juniper
4 1 (1.27%) BMC