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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 3 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 123 118 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 23.70% 18.61% 13.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 64.74% 61.46% 50.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 71 23
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£388 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £208 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £450 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Average hourly rate £34.50 £18.33 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.21% +30.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -15.09%
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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 South Wales region.

Qualifications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
190 192 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 36.61% 30.28% 25.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 110 46
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 9
Average hourly rate £15.13 £20.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.21% +36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.60 £25.00 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport 0 79 £400 +14.28% 1
Cardiff +9 21 £325 +4.00% 1
Bridgend 0 8 £400 -5.88% 3
Gwent - 2 - -
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Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

1 180 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 76 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (34.29%) Java
4 62 (29.52%) Scrum
5 53 (25.24%) .NET
6 50 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 46 (21.90%) SQL
8 39 (18.57%) SQL Server
9 37 (17.62%) Windows
10 33 (15.71%) C#
11 30 (14.29%) Jenkins
12 28 (13.33%) XML
12 28 (13.33%) CRM
13 27 (12.86%) PL/SQL
14 26 (12.38%) .NET Framework
15 25 (11.90%) TDD
15 25 (11.90%) Subversion
16 24 (11.43%) Dynamics CRM
16 24 (11.43%) Visual Studio
16 24 (11.43%) Test Scripting
17 23 (10.95%) BDD
18 22 (10.48%) Team Foundation Server
18 22 (10.48%) Unit Testing
18 22 (10.48%) Web Services
19 21 (10.00%) Spring
19 21 (10.00%) DV Cleared
20 20 (9.52%) SOAP
21 18 (8.57%) ASP.NET
21 18 (8.57%) Selenium
22 17 (8.10%) ISO/IEC 27001

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 16 (7.62%) JBoss
2 14 (6.67%) IIS
3 13 (6.19%) WebSphere
4 8 (3.81%) FileNet
4 8 (3.81%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.33%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.38%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2000
7 4 (1.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.95%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.95%) WildFly
8 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.95%) Apache
9 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.48%) OpenROAD
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.48%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (5.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.90%) MS Office
3 2 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.48%) MS Project
4 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (11.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.95%) IaaS
2 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.29%) Firewall
2 5 (2.38%) Wireless
3 3 (1.43%) SAN
3 3 (1.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.43%) DNS
3 3 (1.43%) DHCP
3 3 (1.43%) LAN
3 3 (1.43%) Internet
4 2 (0.95%) WAN
4 2 (0.95%) HTTP
5 1 (0.48%) LDAP
5 1 (0.48%) VPN
5 1 (0.48%) SNMP
5 1 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (18.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.86%) MySQL
6 3 (1.43%) OLAP
6 3 (1.43%) FileMaker
6 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (1.43%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.43%) PerformancePoint
6 3 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.95%) Big Data
7 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.95%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.95%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (0.95%) Ingres
8 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 30 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 25 (11.90%) Subversion
3 24 (11.43%) Visual Studio
4 22 (10.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (8.57%) Selenium
6 15 (7.14%) JMeter
7 13 (6.19%) Maven
8 11 (5.24%) JUnit
9 10 (4.76%) JIRA
9 10 (4.76%) Cucumber
10 9 (4.29%) Eclipse
10 9 (4.29%) WebDriver
11 8 (3.81%) MSBuild
11 8 (3.81%) Artifactory
12 7 (3.33%) SoapUI
13 6 (2.86%) SpecFlow
13 6 (2.86%) Gradle
13 6 (2.86%) ERwin
14 5 (2.38%) Bugzilla
14 5 (2.38%) Hudson
General
1 12 (5.71%) Back Office
2 10 (4.76%) Marketing
3 8 (3.81%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.86%) Finance
5 2 (0.95%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.48%) Military
6 1 (0.48%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 69 (32.86%) Developer
2 27 (12.86%) Analyst
3 26 (12.38%) Java Developer
4 24 (11.43%) Tester
5 13 (6.19%) Architect
6 12 (5.71%) .NET Developer
6 12 (5.71%) Senior Developer
6 12 (5.71%) Business Analyst
7 11 (5.24%) Test Analyst
7 11 (5.24%) Security Architect
8 10 (4.76%) CRM Analyst
8 10 (4.76%) SQL Developer
8 10 (4.76%) CRM Business Analyst
9 8 (3.81%) Team Leader
9 8 (3.81%) Java Team Leader
10 7 (3.33%) Development Team Leader
11 6 (2.86%) Deployment Specialist
11 6 (2.86%) Data Modeller
11 6 (2.86%) Software Developer
11 6 (2.86%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (25.24%) .NET
2 28 (13.33%) XML
3 26 (12.38%) .NET Framework
4 22 (10.48%) Web Services
5 21 (10.00%) Spring
6 20 (9.52%) SOAP
7 18 (8.57%) ASP.NET
8 14 (6.67%) Hibernate
8 14 (6.67%) HTML
8 14 (6.67%) Java SE
9 13 (6.19%) REST
9 13 (6.19%) CSS
10 10 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (3.81%) Drools
12 7 (3.33%) Entity Framework
12 7 (3.33%) HTML5
12 7 (3.33%) WCF
13 5 (2.38%) XML Messaging
13 5 (2.38%) MyBatis
13 5 (2.38%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.29%) RMADS
3 8 (3.81%) NHS
3 8 (3.81%) Mainframe
3 8 (3.81%) Client/Server
4 7 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.86%) Smart Meter
5 6 (2.86%) Open Source
6 5 (2.38%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.90%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.43%) CESG
8 3 (1.43%) Clustering
8 3 (1.43%) User Experience
9 2 (0.95%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.95%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (0.48%) Biometrics
10 1 (0.48%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (0.48%) GIS
10 1 (0.48%) Social Media
10 1 (0.48%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 37 (17.62%) Windows
2 13 (6.19%) Linux
3 9 (4.29%) UNIX
4 6 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.43%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.95%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.48%) AIX
7 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.48%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (29.52%) Scrum
3 28 (13.33%) CRM
4 25 (11.90%) TDD
5 24 (11.43%) Test Scripting
6 23 (10.95%) BDD
7 22 (10.48%) Unit Testing
8 14 (6.67%) MVC
9 12 (5.71%) Software Engineering
9 12 (5.71%) ITIL
10 11 (5.24%) Project Management
10 11 (5.24%) Risk Management
11 10 (4.76%) Test Management
11 10 (4.76%) Time Management
11 10 (4.76%) Use Case
12 9 (4.29%) Data Modelling
12 9 (4.29%) Load Testing
13 8 (3.81%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (3.81%) Continuous Delivery
13 8 (3.81%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (34.29%) Java
2 46 (21.90%) SQL
3 33 (15.71%) C#
4 27 (12.86%) PL/SQL
5 10 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 10 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.86%) Jython
6 6 (2.86%) C
7 5 (2.38%) C++
7 5 (2.38%) Python
8 3 (1.43%) Scala
9 2 (0.95%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.95%) Perl
10 1 (0.48%) PHP
10 1 (0.48%) Delphi
10 1 (0.48%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 180 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 21 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 16 (7.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (4.76%) MCTS
4 10 (4.76%) MCPD
4 10 (4.76%) MCAD
4 10 (4.76%) MCSD
5 9 (4.29%) CISSP
6 8 (3.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (3.81%) ISEB
6 8 (3.81%) MCP
7 7 (3.33%) Sun Certification
7 7 (3.33%) ISTQB
8 6 (2.86%) MCITP
8 6 (2.86%) MCDBA
9 5 (2.38%) Degree
10 4 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (1.43%) CCNA
11 3 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.95%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.90%) QA
3 3 (1.43%) SLA
4 2 (0.95%) HL7
4 2 (0.95%) P3O
5 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.48%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (7.62%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.33%) XenApp
4 4 (1.90%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.90%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.43%) vSphere
5 3 (1.43%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.48%) vCloud
6 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (1.43%) SCCM
3 2 (0.95%) SCOM
4 1 (0.48%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.48%) Nagios
4 1 (0.48%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.48%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.48%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.48%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.48%) Puppet
4 1 (0.48%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.48%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.48%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 50 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.19%) Oracle
3 12 (5.71%) VMware
4 10 (4.76%) Citrix
4 10 (4.76%) HP
5 7 (3.33%) McAfee
6 6 (2.86%) Cisco
7 5 (2.38%) CA
8 4 (1.90%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.43%) Symantec
9 3 (1.43%) Sophos
10 2 (0.95%) Blue Coat
10 2 (0.95%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.48%) SAP
11 1 (0.48%) BMC
11 1 (0.48%) Juniper
11 1 (0.48%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.48%) Mapinfo
11 1 (0.48%) OpenText
11 1 (0.48%) ESRI
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