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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 3 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 123 94 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.52% 15.69% 17.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 67.21% 67.14% 58.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 63 63
Median daily rate £425 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £286 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £450 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 3
Median hourly rate £33.25 £48.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.72% +284.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.14 £29.60 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £51.22 £15.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £30.90 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.55% +62.63%
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
183 140 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 29.05% 23.37% 29.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 102 102
Median daily rate £425 £340 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.89% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 7
Median hourly rate £57.50 £25.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.00% +54.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £25.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £52.03 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -5 36 £400 - 2
Cardiff +24 33 £425 +36.00% 1
Bridgend 0 12 £450 +2.85% 4
Neath Port Talbot - 1 - -
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Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 176 (79.28%) SC Cleared
2 57 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (23.42%) Windows
4 48 (21.62%) Software Engineering
5 46 (20.72%) Cisco
6 38 (17.12%) Firewall
6 38 (17.12%) UML
7 37 (16.67%) C
8 34 (15.32%) SQL
9 32 (14.41%) Java
9 32 (14.41%) OO
10 31 (13.96%) Linux
11 27 (12.16%) OOA/OOD
11 27 (12.16%) TCP/IP
12 26 (11.71%) LAN
12 26 (11.71%) C++
13 25 (11.26%) SNMP
13 25 (11.26%) Scrum
13 25 (11.26%) Requirements Management
14 24 (10.81%) Intel Security
14 24 (10.81%) VoIP
15 23 (10.36%) Eclipse
15 23 (10.36%) CCNP
15 23 (10.36%) Cisco Certification
16 21 (9.46%) C#
16 21 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (9.46%) Rational DOORS
17 20 (9.01%) Configuration Management
18 19 (8.56%) JavaScript
18 19 (8.56%) Analytical Skills

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 6 (2.70%) WebLogic
2 5 (2.25%) SAS
2 5 (2.25%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.80%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.80%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.35%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.90%) Apache
5 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.45%) JBoss
6 1 (0.45%) Liferay
6 1 (0.45%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (3.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.35%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.90%) assyst
3 1 (0.45%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.45%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.66%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.80%) PaaS
3 2 (0.90%) SaaS
4 1 (0.45%) GitHub
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (17.12%) Firewall
2 27 (12.16%) TCP/IP
3 26 (11.71%) LAN
4 25 (11.26%) SNMP
5 24 (10.81%) VoIP
6 14 (6.31%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (4.95%) WAN
8 6 (2.70%) Network Security
9 5 (2.25%) Ethernet
10 4 (1.80%) Broadband
10 4 (1.80%) Cisco IPT
10 4 (1.80%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (1.80%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (1.80%) NetScaler
10 4 (1.80%) TACACS
11 3 (1.35%) DHCP
11 3 (1.35%) DNS
11 3 (1.35%) SAN
11 3 (1.35%) VLAN
11 3 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.31%) Relational Database
2 5 (2.25%) Base SAS
2 5 (2.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 5 (2.25%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.35%) Big Data
3 3 (1.35%) Data Lake
3 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.90%) HBase
4 2 (0.90%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.90%) MySQL
4 2 (0.90%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.45%) DB2
5 1 (0.45%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (10.36%) Eclipse
2 21 (9.46%) Rational DOORS
3 17 (7.66%) StarTeam
4 16 (7.21%) Visual Studio
5 13 (5.86%) Jenkins
6 9 (4.05%) Git (software)
7 6 (2.70%) Cucumber
7 6 (2.70%) GCC
7 6 (2.70%) Selenium
8 5 (2.25%) JUnit
9 4 (1.80%) JBehave
10 3 (1.35%) JIRA
11 2 (0.90%) ERwin
11 2 (0.90%) Grunt
11 2 (0.90%) gulp
11 2 (0.90%) JIRA Agile
11 2 (0.90%) Rational Rhapsody
12 1 (0.45%) MyEclipse
12 1 (0.45%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (7.21%) Finance
2 14 (6.31%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.15%) Marketing
4 6 (2.70%) Electronics
4 6 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.70%) Publishing
5 3 (1.35%) Legal
5 3 (1.35%) Military
6 1 (0.45%) Advertising
6 1 (0.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 46 (20.72%) Developer
2 39 (17.57%) Network Engineer
3 34 (15.32%) Software Engineer
4 28 (12.61%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 21 (9.46%) Senior Software Engineer
6 19 (8.56%) Cisco Engineer
6 19 (8.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 17 (7.66%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
8 16 (7.21%) Architect
8 16 (7.21%) Java Developer
9 15 (6.76%) Consultant
10 14 (6.31%) Analyst
11 11 (4.95%) Administrator
11 11 (4.95%) C Software Engineer
12 10 (4.50%) Business Analyst
13 9 (4.05%) Embedded Engineer
13 9 (4.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 8 (3.60%) Senior C Software Engineer
15 7 (3.15%) C++ Software Engineer
15 7 (3.15%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.11%) HTML
2 16 (7.21%) CSS
3 15 (6.76%) REST
4 10 (4.50%) Web Services
5 9 (4.05%) JSON
6 7 (3.15%) XML
7 5 (2.25%) RESTful
7 5 (2.25%) Spring
8 4 (1.80%) Ajax
8 4 (1.80%) Dropwizard
8 4 (1.80%) Hibernate
8 4 (1.80%) jQuery
8 4 (1.80%) Kafka
9 3 (1.35%) AngularJS
9 3 (1.35%) HTML5
9 3 (1.35%) SAP BSP
9 3 (1.35%) SAP PI
9 3 (1.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (1.35%) Web Dynpro
10 2 (0.90%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.25%) Algorithms
3 5 (2.25%) Cryptography
3 5 (2.25%) User Experience
4 4 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.35%) CESG
5 3 (1.35%) Clustering
5 3 (1.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (1.35%) NHS
5 3 (1.35%) VHDL
6 2 (0.90%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.90%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.90%) Informatics
6 2 (0.90%) Oracle Exalogic
6 2 (0.90%) Virtual Team
6 2 (0.90%) W3C
7 1 (0.45%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.45%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 52 (23.42%) Windows
2 31 (13.96%) Linux
3 12 (5.41%) Unix
4 10 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (4.50%) Windows Server
5 7 (3.15%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.90%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.45%) AIX
9 1 (0.45%) CentOS
9 1 (0.45%) Debian
9 1 (0.45%) HPUX
9 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.45%) Solaris
9 1 (0.45%) SUSE
9 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.45%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (21.62%) Software Engineering
3 38 (17.12%) UML
4 32 (14.41%) OO
5 27 (12.16%) OOA/OOD
6 25 (11.26%) Requirements Management
6 25 (11.26%) Scrum
7 21 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (9.01%) Configuration Management
9 16 (7.21%) ITIL
10 15 (6.76%) Change Control
10 15 (6.76%) Project Management
11 12 (5.41%) Open Source
12 11 (4.95%) Continuous Delivery
13 10 (4.50%) TDD
14 9 (4.05%) Automated Testing
14 9 (4.05%) DevOps
14 9 (4.05%) ITSM
14 9 (4.05%) OWASP
14 9 (4.05%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 37 (16.67%) C
2 34 (15.32%) SQL
3 32 (14.41%) Java
4 26 (11.71%) C++
5 21 (9.46%) C#
6 19 (8.56%) JavaScript
7 9 (4.05%) Python
8 8 (3.60%) Embedded C++
9 7 (3.15%) Embedded C
10 4 (1.80%) ABAP
10 4 (1.80%) Scala
11 2 (0.90%) Go
11 2 (0.90%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.45%) PHP
12 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 176 (79.28%) SC Cleared
2 23 (10.36%) CCNP
2 23 (10.36%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (5.86%) CISSP
4 8 (3.60%) CEH
5 7 (3.15%) CCNA
6 6 (2.70%) CESG Certified Professional
7 5 (2.25%) APMP
7 5 (2.25%) CREST Certified
7 5 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.80%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.90%) CCENT
9 2 (0.90%) Degree
9 2 (0.90%) HNC
9 2 (0.90%) ISEB
9 2 (0.90%) MCDBA
9 2 (0.90%) MCITP
9 2 (0.90%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.80%) QA
3 4 (1.80%) RMADS
System Software
1 9 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.35%) Docker
3 3 (1.35%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.90%) BitLocker
4 2 (0.90%) Oracle Clusterware
4 2 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.90%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.45%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.45%) vSphere
5 1 (0.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (3.60%) Ansible
2 5 (2.25%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (0.90%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.90%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.90%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (0.90%) SCCM
3 2 (0.90%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.45%) Netcool
4 1 (0.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (20.72%) Cisco
2 24 (10.81%) Intel Security
3 19 (8.56%) Fortinet
4 17 (7.66%) CheckPoint
5 16 (7.21%) Coverity
5 16 (7.21%) Microsoft
6 13 (5.86%) SAP
7 11 (4.95%) ServiceNow
8 10 (4.50%) Cloudera
8 10 (4.50%) Red Hat
9 9 (4.05%) F5
9 9 (4.05%) VMware
10 8 (3.60%) Juniper
11 6 (2.70%) Oracle
12 5 (2.25%) Blue Coat
13 4 (1.80%) CA
13 4 (1.80%) Citrix
14 3 (1.35%) Altera
14 3 (1.35%) Avaya
14 3 (1.35%) Xilinx
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