The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 8 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 75 91 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 15.69% 15.72% 14.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 56.39% 47.15% 48.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 63 61
Median daily rate £400 £400 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £41.50 - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £33.52 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +63.51%
SC Cleared
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Qualifications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
133 193 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 27.82% 33.33% 30.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 137 127
Median daily rate £400 £363 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £528 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 6
Median hourly rate £71.25 £11.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+519.56% -43.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £8.85 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £73.85 £13.68 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +20.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in South Wales

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +1 31 £400 - 1
Cardiff +15 17 £415 -9.04% 1
Bridgend -1 5 £400 +0.31% 10
Caerphilly - 1 £380 -
SC Cleared
Wales

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 146 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 44 (30.14%) Windows
3 39 (26.71%) Visual Studio
3 39 (26.71%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (25.34%) Java
5 34 (23.29%) SQL
6 24 (16.44%) JavaScript
6 24 (16.44%) SQL Server
6 24 (16.44%) Eclipse
6 24 (16.44%) Selenium
7 23 (15.75%) TCP/IP
7 23 (15.75%) HTML
7 23 (15.75%) .NET
8 22 (15.07%) C
9 21 (14.38%) C#
9 21 (14.38%) TDD
9 21 (14.38%) Scrum
10 18 (12.33%) C++
10 18 (12.33%) XML
10 18 (12.33%) DV Cleared
11 16 (10.96%) jQuery
11 16 (10.96%) Coverity
11 16 (10.96%) Rational DOORS
11 16 (10.96%) SOAP
11 16 (10.96%) SNMP
11 16 (10.96%) VoIP
11 16 (10.96%) UML
11 16 (10.96%) OOA/OOD
11 16 (10.96%) OO
11 16 (10.96%) Microsoft

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (8.22%) JBoss
2 9 (6.16%) Confluence
2 9 (6.16%) FileNet
2 9 (6.16%) LiveCycle
3 7 (4.79%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (4.79%) GeoServer
3 7 (4.79%) IIS
3 7 (4.79%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.42%) MQSeries
4 5 (3.42%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.74%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.05%) Apache
6 3 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.05%) IBM Domino
6 3 (2.05%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.79%) Gliffy
3 6 (4.11%) OrCAD
4 5 (3.42%) MS Office
5 2 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.05%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.68%) assyst
3 1 (0.68%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.74%) Office 365
2 2 (1.37%) PaaS
2 2 (1.37%) SaaS
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.75%) TCP/IP
2 16 (10.96%) Firewall
2 16 (10.96%) SNMP
2 16 (10.96%) VoIP
3 7 (4.79%) DHCP
3 7 (4.79%) DNS
4 4 (2.74%) SAN
4 4 (2.74%) Wireless
4 4 (2.74%) Wireless Security
5 3 (2.05%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (2.05%) Internet
5 3 (2.05%) SMTP
5 3 (2.05%) VPN
5 3 (2.05%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.37%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (1.37%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.37%) LAN
6 2 (1.37%) SSH
6 2 (1.37%) VLAN
6 2 (1.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (7.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (4.79%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (3.42%) MySQL
6 5 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.05%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.37%) VoltDB
9 1 (0.68%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 39 (26.71%) Visual Studio
2 24 (16.44%) Eclipse
2 24 (16.44%) Selenium
3 16 (10.96%) Rational DOORS
3 16 (10.96%) StarTeam
4 15 (10.27%) JIRA
5 13 (8.90%) JUnit
6 12 (8.22%) Git (software)
6 12 (8.22%) JMeter
6 12 (8.22%) SpecFlow
7 11 (7.53%) DbUnit
7 11 (7.53%) Maven
7 11 (7.53%) Spock
7 11 (7.53%) Subversion
8 9 (6.16%) Ant
8 9 (6.16%) Hudson
9 7 (4.79%) Cucumber
9 7 (4.79%) WebDriver
10 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (5.48%) Finance
1 8 (5.48%) Manufacturing
2 5 (3.42%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.74%) Back Office
4 1 (0.68%) Electronics
4 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (29.45%) Developer
2 13 (8.90%) Java Developer
2 13 (8.90%) SAP Developer
3 12 (8.22%) Analyst
3 12 (8.22%) Network Engineer
4 11 (7.53%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 10 (6.85%) ABAP Developer
5 10 (6.85%) Architect
5 10 (6.85%) Senior Software Engineer
5 10 (6.85%) Software Engineer
6 9 (6.16%) UI Developer
7 8 (5.48%) C# Developer
7 8 (5.48%) Test Analyst
7 8 (5.48%) Tester
8 7 (4.79%) C++ Developer
8 7 (4.79%) C++/C# Developer
8 7 (4.79%) Hardware Engineer
8 7 (4.79%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 7 (4.79%) Security Architect
8 7 (4.79%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (15.75%) .NET
1 23 (15.75%) HTML
2 18 (12.33%) XML
3 16 (10.96%) jQuery
3 16 (10.96%) SOAP
4 13 (8.90%) REST
5 12 (8.22%) Spring
6 11 (7.53%) JSF
6 11 (7.53%) JSTS
7 10 (6.85%) Hibernate
8 9 (6.16%) Java EE
9 7 (4.79%) AngularJS
9 7 (4.79%) Dojo
9 7 (4.79%) HTML5
9 7 (4.79%) Java SE
9 7 (4.79%) JRules
9 7 (4.79%) SAP Smart Forms
9 7 (4.79%) XSD
10 6 (4.11%) J2EE
10 6 (4.11%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (4.79%) Replication
2 5 (3.42%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.05%) Clustering
3 3 (2.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (2.05%) VHDL
4 2 (1.37%) CMDB
4 2 (1.37%) Cryptography
4 2 (1.37%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.37%) PKI
4 2 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.68%) CESG
5 1 (0.68%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.68%) EMC VNX
5 1 (0.68%) iPad
5 1 (0.68%) LPAR
5 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.68%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (30.14%) Windows
2 13 (8.90%) Windows Server
3 12 (8.22%) Linux
3 12 (8.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (4.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.42%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.05%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.68%) AIX
7 1 (0.68%) Unix
7 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (26.71%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (14.38%) Scrum
2 21 (14.38%) TDD
3 16 (10.96%) OO
3 16 (10.96%) OOA/OOD
3 16 (10.96%) Requirements Management
3 16 (10.96%) Software Engineering
3 16 (10.96%) UML
4 12 (8.22%) Document Management
4 12 (8.22%) Risk Management
5 11 (7.53%) BDD
6 10 (6.85%) Project Management
7 9 (6.16%) ITIL
7 9 (6.16%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (5.48%) Configuration Management
8 8 (5.48%) Network Architecture
9 7 (4.79%) Kanban
9 7 (4.79%) Test Scripting
9 7 (4.79%) Unit Testing
10 6 (4.11%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 37 (25.34%) Java
2 34 (23.29%) SQL
3 24 (16.44%) JavaScript
4 22 (15.07%) C
5 21 (14.38%) C#
6 18 (12.33%) C++
7 13 (8.90%) ABAP
7 13 (8.90%) T-SQL
8 7 (4.79%) PHP
8 7 (4.79%) SAPscript
9 6 (4.11%) Perl
9 6 (4.11%) Python
10 4 (2.74%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.74%) Ruby
11 2 (1.37%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.37%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.37%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.37%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.68%) Scala
12 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 146 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (12.33%) DV Cleared
3 11 (7.53%) CISSP
4 7 (4.79%) CESG Certified Professional
5 5 (3.42%) BC Cleared
5 5 (3.42%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.42%) ISEB
6 4 (2.74%) CCNA
6 4 (2.74%) CCNP
6 4 (2.74%) CEH
6 4 (2.74%) CISA
6 4 (2.74%) CREST Certified
6 4 (2.74%) OSCP
7 3 (2.05%) CHECK Team Leader
8 2 (1.37%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.68%) Degree
9 1 (0.68%) JNCIE
9 1 (0.68%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.79%) QA
2 7 (4.79%) RMADS
3 5 (3.42%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (2.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (2.05%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (8.22%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.11%) VMware ESX
2 6 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (0.68%) Docker
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.68%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (3.42%) SCOM
2 4 (2.74%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (2.74%) SCCM
3 3 (2.05%) Ansible
3 3 (2.05%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.05%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.37%) yum
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.68%) nmon
5 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 16 (10.96%) Cisco
1 16 (10.96%) Coverity
1 16 (10.96%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.27%) SAP
3 12 (8.22%) Red Hat
3 12 (8.22%) VMware
4 9 (6.16%) Adobe
4 9 (6.16%) ILOG
4 9 (6.16%) Splunk
5 8 (5.48%) Juniper
6 7 (4.79%) Kofax
7 6 (4.11%) CheckPoint
7 6 (4.11%) Oracle
8 5 (3.42%) Atlassian
8 5 (3.42%) F5
9 4 (2.74%) Remedy
10 3 (2.05%) arcserve
10 3 (2.05%) Intel Security
10 3 (2.05%) Symantec
10 3 (2.05%) Xilinx
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