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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 21 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 28.38% 19.79% 44.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 72.41% 59.38% 96.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 9
Average daily rate
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£468 £356 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.32% -4.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £310 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £565 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.48 £18.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year
+8.19% -35.13%
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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
29 32 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 39.19% 33.33% 46.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 9
Average daily rate £465 £330 £349
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% -5.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £261 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £573 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

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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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015, 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 55 (74.32%) SC Cleared
2 41 (55.41%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (44.59%) Scrum
4 24 (32.43%) C#
5 20 (27.03%) Selenium
6 19 (25.68%) WebDriver
7 18 (24.32%) .NET
8 17 (22.97%) ISEB
8 17 (22.97%) Automation Testing
8 17 (22.97%) Kanban
9 16 (21.62%) JIRA
9 16 (21.62%) Jenkins
9 16 (21.62%) Java
9 16 (21.62%) Software Testing
9 16 (21.62%) ISTQB
10 15 (20.27%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (18.92%) Load Testing
11 14 (18.92%) Test Scripting
11 14 (18.92%) .NET Framework
11 14 (18.92%) Subversion
12 13 (17.57%) TDD
12 13 (17.57%) SQL
12 13 (17.57%) BDD
13 12 (16.22%) Open Source
13 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (16.22%) Test Management
13 12 (16.22%) HP Quality Center
13 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
13 12 (16.22%) XML
13 12 (16.22%) SharePoint

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Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 12 (16.22%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.41%) OpenROAD
2 4 (5.41%) FileNet
3 3 (4.05%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.05%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Project
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.35%) LAN
2 1 (1.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
1 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.41%) Ingres
4 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.05%) MS Access
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (27.03%) Selenium
2 19 (25.68%) WebDriver
3 16 (21.62%) Jenkins
3 16 (21.62%) JIRA
4 15 (20.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (18.92%) Subversion
6 12 (16.22%) Bugzilla
7 11 (14.86%) TortoiseSVN
8 8 (10.81%) TestNG
9 7 (9.46%) Maven
9 7 (9.46%) JMeter
9 7 (9.46%) Ant
9 7 (9.46%) JUnit
10 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (13.51%) Finance
2 9 (12.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (17.57%) Architect
2 11 (14.86%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (13.51%) Designer
3 10 (13.51%) Tester
3 10 (13.51%) Developer
4 9 (12.16%) Analyst
5 8 (10.81%) Test Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Security Architect
7 5 (6.76%) Database Specialist
8 4 (5.41%) ETL Specialist
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Security Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.05%) Agile Coach
9 3 (4.05%) XML Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Automation Tester
10 2 (2.70%) Automation Analyst
10 2 (2.70%) CRM Consultant
10 2 (2.70%) Consultant
10 2 (2.70%) .NET Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.32%) .NET
2 14 (18.92%) .NET Framework
3 12 (16.22%) XML
4 10 (13.51%) XSLT
4 10 (13.51%) XML Schema
4 10 (13.51%) JSON
5 3 (4.05%) Java SE
5 3 (4.05%) WCF
5 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (4.05%) Middleware
5 3 (4.05%) Spring
5 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.05%) SOAP
5 3 (4.05%) Web Services
5 3 (4.05%) REST
5 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (2.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (2.70%) Drools
7 1 (1.35%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Open Source
2 9 (12.16%) Client/Server
3 8 (10.81%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.70%) CESG
4 2 (2.70%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.70%) RMADS
4 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.35%) iSeries
5 1 (1.35%) AS400
5 1 (1.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.41%) UNIX
2 3 (4.05%) AIX
2 3 (4.05%) Linux
3 2 (2.70%) Windows
3 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.35%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (55.41%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (44.59%) Scrum
3 17 (22.97%) Kanban
3 17 (22.97%) Automation Testing
4 16 (21.62%) Software Testing
5 14 (18.92%) Load Testing
5 14 (18.92%) Test Scripting
6 13 (17.57%) BDD
6 13 (17.57%) TDD
7 12 (16.22%) Test Management
8 11 (14.86%) Project Management
9 9 (12.16%) ETL
10 8 (10.81%) SOA
10 8 (10.81%) Change Data Capture
11 7 (9.46%) Workflow
12 6 (8.11%) Data Modelling
12 6 (8.11%) Automated Testing
12 6 (8.11%) BPMN
12 6 (8.11%) Coaching
12 6 (8.11%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.43%) C#
2 16 (21.62%) Java
3 13 (17.57%) SQL
4 10 (13.51%) XPath
5 9 (12.16%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 55 (74.32%) SC Cleared
2 17 (22.97%) ISEB
3 16 (21.62%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.41%) Degree
5 2 (2.70%) CISSP
5 2 (2.70%) CISM
6 1 (1.35%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.35%) CCNA
6 1 (1.35%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.35%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) P3O
2 1 (1.35%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.35%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) Shibboleth
2 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (16.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.70%) Cisco
3 1 (1.35%) IBM
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle
3 1 (1.35%) Juniper
3 1 (1.35%) BMC
3 1 (1.35%) Informatica
3 1 (1.35%) Remedy
3 1 (1.35%) BT