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 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 Clearance
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 43 36 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 32.33% 36.73% 33.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 75.44% 76.60% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 33 17
Average daily rate
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£400 £420 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £487 £478
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 £31.70 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+44.09% +10.00%
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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
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%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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.

1 106 (85.48%) SC Cleared
2 82 (66.13%) Scrum
3 63 (50.81%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (41.94%) .NET
5 44 (35.48%) SQL Server
6 40 (32.26%) Java
7 33 (26.61%) BDD
8 32 (25.81%) C#
9 31 (25.00%) TDD
10 28 (22.58%) .NET Framework
11 27 (21.77%) Visual Studio
12 25 (20.16%) Team Foundation Server
13 24 (19.35%) MVC
13 24 (19.35%) REST
14 23 (18.55%) Jenkins
14 23 (18.55%) Web Services
14 23 (18.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 23 (18.55%) Unit Testing
15 22 (17.74%) Windows
16 20 (16.13%) XML
16 20 (16.13%) Selenium
17 19 (15.32%) SQL Server 2008
17 19 (15.32%) Microsoft
18 18 (14.52%) SOAP
18 18 (14.52%) SQL
19 17 (13.71%) IIS
20 16 (12.90%) ASP.NET
20 16 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
21 15 (12.10%) SQL Server 2012
21 15 (12.10%) ITIL

Security 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 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 (13.71%) IIS
2 11 (8.87%) JBoss
2 11 (8.87%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.65%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.42%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.42%) FileNet
5 3 (2.42%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.61%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.61%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (1.61%) Apache
6 2 (1.61%) WildFly
6 2 (1.61%) Jetty
6 2 (1.61%) nginx
6 2 (1.61%) Liferay
6 2 (1.61%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.81%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (4.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.61%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.81%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.61%) Office 365
1 2 (1.61%) IaaS
2 1 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.81%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.42%) TCP/IP
1 3 (2.42%) HTTP
1 3 (2.42%) Internet
2 2 (1.61%) DNS
2 2 (1.61%) SSL
2 2 (1.61%) SMTP
2 2 (1.61%) DHCP
3 1 (0.81%) LAN
3 1 (0.81%) VoIP
3 1 (0.81%) SAN
3 1 (0.81%) Firewall
3 1 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.81%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 19 (15.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (12.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (7.26%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.84%) MySQL
6 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.23%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.81%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.81%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (21.77%) Visual Studio
2 25 (20.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (18.55%) Jenkins
4 20 (16.13%) Selenium
5 15 (12.10%) Subversion
5 15 (12.10%) Eclipse
6 13 (10.48%) JMeter
6 13 (10.48%) Artifactory
7 11 (8.87%) MSBuild
7 11 (8.87%) SpecFlow
8 10 (8.06%) Hudson
8 10 (8.06%) Cucumber
9 9 (7.26%) JIRA
10 7 (5.65%) Maven
10 7 (5.65%) WebDriver
11 6 (4.84%) Gradle
11 6 (4.84%) ERwin
11 6 (4.84%) Git (software)
12 4 (3.23%) Ant
13 3 (2.42%) JUnit
General
1 10 (8.06%) Finance
2 9 (7.26%) Back Office
3 3 (2.42%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.42%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 47 (37.90%) Developer
2 24 (19.35%) .NET Developer
3 15 (12.10%) Analyst
4 14 (11.29%) Java Developer
5 12 (9.68%) Tester
6 11 (8.87%) SQL Developer
7 8 (6.45%) Architect
8 7 (5.65%) Security Architect
9 6 (4.84%) Data Modeller
9 6 (4.84%) Deployment Specialist
9 6 (4.84%) Test Analyst
10 5 (4.03%) Business Analyst
10 5 (4.03%) Agile Coach
11 4 (3.23%) Project Manager
11 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Developer
12 3 (2.42%) Transition Manager
12 3 (2.42%) Senior Developer
12 3 (2.42%) Support Engineer
12 3 (2.42%) Test Engineer
12 3 (2.42%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (41.94%) .NET
2 28 (22.58%) .NET Framework
3 24 (19.35%) REST
4 23 (18.55%) Web Services
5 20 (16.13%) XML
6 18 (14.52%) SOAP
7 16 (12.90%) ASP.NET
7 16 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (10.48%) HTML
9 12 (9.68%) Spring
10 11 (8.87%) Hibernate
10 11 (8.87%) CSS
10 11 (8.87%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (7.26%) jQuery
12 8 (6.45%) Ajax
12 8 (6.45%) Entity Framework
13 7 (5.65%) WCF
13 7 (5.65%) HTML5
13 7 (5.65%) J2EE
13 7 (5.65%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.65%) Mainframe
1 7 (5.65%) RMADS
2 6 (4.84%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.03%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.03%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.03%) User Experience
4 4 (3.23%) Replication
5 2 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.81%) CESG
6 1 (0.81%) SCADA
6 1 (0.81%) Blog
6 1 (0.81%) NHS
6 1 (0.81%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.74%) Windows
2 7 (5.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (4.84%) Linux
4 4 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (66.13%) Scrum
2 63 (50.81%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (26.61%) BDD
4 31 (25.00%) TDD
5 24 (19.35%) MVC
6 23 (18.55%) Unit Testing
7 15 (12.10%) ITIL
7 15 (12.10%) SOA
8 13 (10.48%) Test Scripting
8 13 (10.48%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (8.87%) DevOps
10 10 (8.06%) Configuration Management
10 10 (8.06%) Software Delivery
11 9 (7.26%) Coaching
11 9 (7.26%) Risk Management
12 7 (5.65%) Regression Testing
12 7 (5.65%) UML
12 7 (5.65%) OOA/OOD
12 7 (5.65%) Load Testing
13 6 (4.84%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 40 (32.26%) Java
2 32 (25.81%) C#
3 18 (14.52%) SQL
4 14 (11.29%) PowerShell
5 11 (8.87%) Jython
6 6 (4.84%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.23%) C
8 3 (2.42%) C++
9 2 (1.61%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.61%) VBA
9 2 (1.61%) Scala
10 1 (0.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 106 (85.48%) SC Cleared
2 7 (5.65%) CISSP
3 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.84%) ISEB
3 6 (4.84%) Degree
4 5 (4.03%) MCITP
4 5 (4.03%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.03%) MCDBA
5 2 (1.61%) CIMA
5 2 (1.61%) CCAB
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.81%) CCNP
6 1 (0.81%) CCNA
6 1 (0.81%) HNC
6 1 (0.81%) MCSE
6 1 (0.81%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.81%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (18.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.84%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.81%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) P3O
3 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.42%) vSphere
2 2 (1.61%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.61%) Docker
3 1 (0.81%) Xen
3 1 (0.81%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (1.61%) Puppet
1 2 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.81%) Nagios
2 1 (0.81%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.81%) SCCM
2 1 (0.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (15.32%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.87%) Oracle
3 6 (4.84%) Remedy
4 5 (4.03%) IBM
4 5 (4.03%) CA
5 4 (3.23%) BMC
6 3 (2.42%) VMware
7 2 (1.61%) Clearswift
7 2 (1.61%) Lotus
7 2 (1.61%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.61%) Cisco
8 1 (0.81%) HP
8 1 (0.81%) McAfee
8 1 (0.81%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.81%) Google
8 1 (0.81%) Coverity
8 1 (0.81%) Riverbed