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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 48 57 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 36.09% 46.34% 33.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 76.19% 80.28% 77.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 48 17
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £508 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £20.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+69.13% -5.81%
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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
63 71 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 47.37% 57.72% 43.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 53 19
Average daily rate £400 £438 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +12.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 £23.75 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.10% -38.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.60 £22.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £25.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -9.52%

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

Security Cleared
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 30 July 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Security Cleared
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

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 98 (88.29%) SC Cleared
2 70 (63.06%) Scrum
3 60 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (40.54%) .NET
5 37 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 36 (32.43%) Java
7 28 (25.23%) BDD
8 25 (22.52%) TDD
8 25 (22.52%) C#
9 23 (20.72%) Web Services
9 23 (20.72%) Windows
9 23 (20.72%) Jenkins
10 22 (19.82%) .NET Framework
11 20 (18.02%) Visual Studio
12 19 (17.12%) Microsoft
12 19 (17.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 19 (17.12%) Team Foundation Server
13 18 (16.22%) XML
13 18 (16.22%) SOAP
13 18 (16.22%) REST
14 17 (15.32%) IIS
14 17 (15.32%) MVC
14 17 (15.32%) Unit Testing
15 16 (14.41%) Subversion
15 16 (14.41%) Selenium
15 16 (14.41%) ASP.NET MVC
15 16 (14.41%) ASP.NET
16 15 (13.51%) ITIL
17 14 (12.61%) SQL
17 14 (12.61%) PowerShell

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 17 (15.32%) IIS
2 9 (8.11%) JBoss
2 9 (8.11%) Tomcat
3 7 (6.31%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.70%) FileNet
4 3 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.80%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.80%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.80%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (1.80%) Apache
5 2 (1.80%) Jetty
5 2 (1.80%) nginx
5 2 (1.80%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.80%) WildFly
6 1 (0.90%) SAS
6 1 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.90%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) Office 365
1 2 (1.80%) IaaS
2 1 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.90%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.70%) DHCP
1 3 (2.70%) HTTP
1 3 (2.70%) TCP/IP
1 3 (2.70%) DNS
1 3 (2.70%) Internet
2 2 (1.80%) Firewall
2 2 (1.80%) SMTP
2 2 (1.80%) SSL
2 2 (1.80%) SAN
2 2 (1.80%) LAN
3 1 (0.90%) VoIP
3 1 (0.90%) WAN
3 1 (0.90%) SNMP
3 1 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (7.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (6.31%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.41%) MySQL
6 5 (4.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.60%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.80%) Big Data
9 1 (0.90%) Ingres
9 1 (0.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.90%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 23 (20.72%) Jenkins
2 20 (18.02%) Visual Studio
3 19 (17.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (14.41%) Selenium
4 16 (14.41%) Subversion
5 13 (11.71%) JMeter
5 13 (11.71%) Artifactory
6 11 (9.91%) MSBuild
6 11 (9.91%) Eclipse
7 10 (9.01%) Cucumber
7 10 (9.01%) Hudson
8 9 (8.11%) JIRA
9 7 (6.31%) WebDriver
10 6 (5.41%) ERwin
10 6 (5.41%) SpecFlow
10 6 (5.41%) Gradle
11 3 (2.70%) JUnit
11 3 (2.70%) Bugzilla
11 3 (2.70%) ReSharper
11 3 (2.70%) Maven
General
1 11 (9.91%) Finance
2 7 (6.31%) Back Office
3 4 (3.60%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (32.43%) Developer
2 17 (15.32%) .NET Developer
3 12 (10.81%) Analyst
3 12 (10.81%) Tester
4 11 (9.91%) SQL Developer
5 10 (9.01%) Java Developer
6 7 (6.31%) Security Architect
6 7 (6.31%) Architect
7 6 (5.41%) Test Analyst
7 6 (5.41%) Data Modeller
7 6 (5.41%) Deployment Specialist
8 5 (4.50%) Agile Coach
8 5 (4.50%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (2.70%) Test Engineer
10 3 (2.70%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.70%) Senior Developer
10 3 (2.70%) Support Engineer
10 3 (2.70%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (2.70%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (40.54%) .NET
2 23 (20.72%) Web Services
3 22 (19.82%) .NET Framework
4 18 (16.22%) XML
4 18 (16.22%) SOAP
4 18 (16.22%) REST
5 16 (14.41%) ASP.NET
5 16 (14.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (8.11%) HTML
7 8 (7.21%) Spring
8 7 (6.31%) Hibernate
8 7 (6.31%) CSS
8 7 (6.31%) HTML5
8 7 (6.31%) Java SE
9 6 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (4.50%) MyBatis
10 5 (4.50%) CSS3
10 5 (4.50%) jQuery
11 4 (3.60%) JAX-RS
12 3 (2.70%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.31%) Mainframe
1 7 (6.31%) RMADS
2 6 (5.41%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.50%) User Experience
4 4 (3.60%) Replication
5 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.90%) Blog
6 1 (0.90%) Social Media
6 1 (0.90%) CESG
6 1 (0.90%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (0.90%) SCADA
6 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.90%) NHS
6 1 (0.90%) Biometrics
6 1 (0.90%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.72%) Windows
2 7 (6.31%) Linux
2 7 (6.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.90%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.90%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.90%) AIX
5 1 (0.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (63.06%) Scrum
2 60 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (25.23%) BDD
4 25 (22.52%) TDD
5 17 (15.32%) MVC
5 17 (15.32%) Unit Testing
6 15 (13.51%) ITIL
7 13 (11.71%) Test Scripting
7 13 (11.71%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (9.01%) Risk Management
9 9 (8.11%) Configuration Management
9 9 (8.11%) SOA
9 9 (8.11%) DevOps
10 8 (7.21%) Software Delivery
11 7 (6.31%) Load Testing
11 7 (6.31%) Regression Testing
12 6 (5.41%) Data Modelling
12 6 (5.41%) Test-First Development
12 6 (5.41%) Network Architecture
12 6 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 36 (32.43%) Java
2 25 (22.52%) C#
3 14 (12.61%) SQL
3 14 (12.61%) PowerShell
4 11 (9.91%) Jython
5 4 (3.60%) C
6 3 (2.70%) C++
7 2 (1.80%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.80%) VBA
7 2 (1.80%) Scala
8 1 (0.90%) Python
8 1 (0.90%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 98 (88.29%) SC Cleared
2 7 (6.31%) CISSP
3 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.41%) Degree
3 6 (5.41%) ISEB
4 5 (4.50%) MCITP
4 5 (4.50%) MCDBA
4 5 (4.50%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.80%) CIMA
5 2 (1.80%) CCAB
6 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.90%) MAPM
6 1 (0.90%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.90%) CCNP
6 1 (0.90%) CCNA
6 1 (0.90%) HNC
6 1 (0.90%) MCSE
6 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.41%) SLA
3 1 (0.90%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.90%) P3O
3 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.70%) vSphere
2 1 (0.90%) vCloud
2 1 (0.90%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (1.80%) SCCM
1 2 (1.80%) Puppet
1 2 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.90%) SCOM
2 1 (0.90%) Nagios
2 1 (0.90%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 19 (17.12%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.21%) Oracle
3 5 (4.50%) CA
3 5 (4.50%) Remedy
4 4 (3.60%) BMC
5 3 (2.70%) VMware
6 2 (1.80%) Clearswift
6 2 (1.80%) Lotus
6 2 (1.80%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.80%) Cisco
7 1 (0.90%) HP
7 1 (0.90%) McAfee
7 1 (0.90%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.90%) Google
7 1 (0.90%) Coverity
7 1 (0.90%) Riverbed