The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 80 123 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 17.94% 22.61% 19.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 67.80% 62.12% 63.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 92 80
Median daily rate £400 £388 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Median hourly rate £42.90 £34.50 £18.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.33% +88.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £34.50 £16.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.75 £34.50 £20.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +39.78%
Security 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
118 198 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 26.46% 36.40% 31.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 144 118
Median daily rate £380 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £523 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 4
Median hourly rate £43.50 £15.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+190.00% -26.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.70 £9.00 £16.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.80 £36.30 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in South Wales

Security 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 Security Cleared within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 May 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 +2 30 £375 -6.25%
Cardiff +6 28 £375 +21.95%
Bridgend -3 3 £415 +3.75% 3
Caerphilly - 1 £380 -
Security Cleared
Wales

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 138 (74.59%) SC Cleared
2 69 (37.30%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (30.81%) Java
4 39 (21.08%) SQL
5 37 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 37 (20.00%) Windows
5 37 (20.00%) Selenium
6 36 (19.46%) .NET
6 36 (19.46%) JavaScript
7 33 (17.84%) TDD
8 32 (17.30%) Visual Studio
9 31 (16.76%) HTML
10 29 (15.68%) XML
10 29 (15.68%) Microsoft
10 29 (15.68%) jQuery
11 28 (15.14%) Scrum
12 24 (12.97%) OO
13 22 (11.89%) Software Engineering
14 21 (11.35%) C#
14 21 (11.35%) Perl
15 20 (10.81%) Cucumber
15 20 (10.81%) Disclosure Scotland
16 19 (10.27%) Unix
16 19 (10.27%) Eclipse
17 18 (9.73%) TCP/IP
17 18 (9.73%) DV Cleared
18 17 (9.19%) Active Directory
18 17 (9.19%) Project Management
18 17 (9.19%) SOAP
19 15 (8.11%) C

Security 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 14 (7.57%) JBoss
2 11 (5.95%) FileNet
3 9 (4.86%) Apache
3 9 (4.86%) Confluence
3 9 (4.86%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (4.86%) LiveCycle
4 8 (4.32%) IIS
4 8 (4.32%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.78%) GeoServer
5 7 (3.78%) IBM Notes
6 5 (2.70%) MQSeries
6 5 (2.70%) MS Exchange
6 5 (2.70%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.16%) IBM Domino
7 4 (2.16%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.62%) Moodle
9 2 (1.08%) Mule
9 2 (1.08%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.78%) Gliffy
2 7 (3.78%) MS Office
3 6 (3.24%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.24%) OrCAD
4 3 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.62%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.54%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.70%) Office 365
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.54%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.54%) Route 53
2 1 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.73%) TCP/IP
2 15 (8.11%) Firewall
3 8 (4.32%) SNMP
3 8 (4.32%) VoIP
4 7 (3.78%) DHCP
4 7 (3.78%) DNS
5 4 (2.16%) LDAP
5 4 (2.16%) SMTP
6 3 (1.62%) HTTP
6 3 (1.62%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.62%) Internet
6 3 (1.62%) SAN
6 3 (1.62%) SSH
6 3 (1.62%) SSL
6 3 (1.62%) Wireless
6 3 (1.62%) Wireless Security
6 3 (1.62%) Wireshark
7 2 (1.08%) LAN
7 2 (1.08%) VLAN
7 2 (1.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (7.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (4.86%) MySQL
5 8 (4.32%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (3.78%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.16%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.16%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.16%) Redis
9 2 (1.08%) DB2
9 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.08%) VoltDB
10 1 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 37 (20.00%) Selenium
2 32 (17.30%) Visual Studio
3 20 (10.81%) Cucumber
4 19 (10.27%) Eclipse
5 15 (8.11%) JIRA
6 14 (7.57%) JUnit
6 14 (7.57%) Maven
7 13 (7.03%) JMeter
7 13 (7.03%) SpecFlow
8 12 (6.49%) Git (software)
8 12 (6.49%) Subversion
9 11 (5.95%) Ant
9 11 (5.95%) DbUnit
9 11 (5.95%) Spock
10 9 (4.86%) Hudson
11 8 (4.32%) Rational DOORS
11 8 (4.32%) StarTeam
11 8 (4.32%) WebDriver
12 6 (3.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (7.57%) Finance
2 9 (4.86%) Legal
2 9 (4.86%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.32%) Back Office
4 7 (3.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (35.14%) Developer
2 24 (12.97%) Analyst
3 20 (10.81%) Java Developer
4 13 (7.03%) Project Manager
4 13 (7.03%) SAP Developer
5 12 (6.49%) Test Analyst
6 11 (5.95%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 10 (5.41%) .NET Developer
7 10 (5.41%) ABAP Developer
7 10 (5.41%) C# Developer
7 10 (5.41%) Support Engineer
8 9 (4.86%) Software Developer
8 9 (4.86%) UI Developer
9 8 (4.32%) Change Manager
9 8 (4.32%) Tester
10 7 (3.78%) Hardware Engineer
10 7 (3.78%) Network Engineer
10 7 (3.78%) Software Engineer
10 7 (3.78%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.24%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (19.46%) .NET
2 31 (16.76%) HTML
3 29 (15.68%) jQuery
3 29 (15.68%) XML
4 17 (9.19%) SOAP
5 14 (7.57%) Spring
6 13 (7.03%) CSS
6 13 (7.03%) JSF
7 12 (6.49%) .NET Framework
7 12 (6.49%) Hibernate
7 12 (6.49%) REST
8 11 (5.95%) Ajax
8 11 (5.95%) J2EE
8 11 (5.95%) JSTS
9 10 (5.41%) Java EE
10 9 (4.86%) Entity Framework
11 8 (4.32%) JPA
12 7 (3.78%) Dojo
12 7 (3.78%) HTML5
12 7 (3.78%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.78%) Management Information System
1 7 (3.78%) NHS
1 7 (3.78%) Replication
2 6 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.24%) PKI
3 4 (2.16%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.62%) Clustering
4 3 (1.62%) Cryptography
4 3 (1.62%) DataPower
5 2 (1.08%) CMDB
5 2 (1.08%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.08%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (1.08%) VHDL
6 1 (0.54%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.54%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.54%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.54%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 37 (20.00%) Windows
2 19 (10.27%) Unix
3 15 (8.11%) Linux
4 13 (7.03%) Windows Server
5 10 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (4.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.70%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.08%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.54%) AIX
9 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (37.30%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (17.84%) TDD
3 28 (15.14%) Scrum
4 24 (12.97%) OO
5 22 (11.89%) Software Engineering
6 17 (9.19%) Project Management
7 14 (7.57%) Business Analysis
7 14 (7.57%) Document Management
7 14 (7.57%) ITIL
7 14 (7.57%) Unit Testing
8 13 (7.03%) Non-Functional Testing
9 12 (6.49%) BDD
9 12 (6.49%) Configuration Management
9 12 (6.49%) UML
10 11 (5.95%) Use Case
11 10 (5.41%) OOA/OOD
11 10 (5.41%) PRINCE2
11 10 (5.41%) Risk Management
11 10 (5.41%) Test Scripting
12 9 (4.86%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 57 (30.81%) Java
2 39 (21.08%) SQL
3 36 (19.46%) JavaScript
4 21 (11.35%) C#
4 21 (11.35%) Perl
5 15 (8.11%) C
5 15 (8.11%) T-SQL
6 13 (7.03%) ABAP
7 12 (6.49%) C++
8 9 (4.86%) PHP
9 7 (3.78%) SAPscript
10 6 (3.24%) Python
11 5 (2.70%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.70%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.16%) Go
12 4 (2.16%) Scala
13 3 (1.62%) Ruby
13 3 (1.62%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.08%) ANSI SQL
14 2 (1.08%) VC++
Qualifications
1 138 (74.59%) SC Cleared
2 18 (9.73%) DV Cleared
3 14 (7.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (3.78%) CISSP
4 7 (3.78%) ISEB
5 5 (2.70%) BC Cleared
6 4 (2.16%) CCNA
6 4 (2.16%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.62%) CCNP
7 3 (1.62%) CEH
7 3 (1.62%) CISA
7 3 (1.62%) CREST Certified
7 3 (1.62%) OSCP
8 2 (1.08%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.08%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.08%) JNCIP
8 2 (1.08%) MAPM
8 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (4.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.78%) QA
4 4 (2.16%) HL7
4 4 (2.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (2.16%) P3O
4 4 (2.16%) RMADS
4 4 (2.16%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (9.19%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.70%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.54%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.54%) vSphere
4 1 (0.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (2.70%) Ansible
1 5 (2.70%) SCOM
2 4 (2.16%) SCCM
3 3 (1.62%) yum
4 2 (1.08%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.08%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.54%) Fluentd
5 1 (0.54%) Mesos
5 1 (0.54%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.54%) nmon
5 1 (0.54%) Piwik
5 1 (0.54%) Puppet
5 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (15.68%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.11%) Oracle
3 14 (7.57%) Cisco
3 14 (7.57%) SAP
4 12 (6.49%) VMware
5 10 (5.41%) Red Hat
6 9 (4.86%) Adobe
6 9 (4.86%) ILOG
6 9 (4.86%) Splunk
7 8 (4.32%) Coverity
7 8 (4.32%) Juniper
8 7 (3.78%) Kofax
8 7 (3.78%) Lotus
9 5 (2.70%) Atlassian
9 5 (2.70%) F5
9 5 (2.70%) IBM
10 4 (2.16%) Remedy
11 3 (1.62%) BMC
11 3 (1.62%) HP
12 2 (1.08%) Dell
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