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 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 5 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 85 111 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 17.97% 19.01% 18.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.93% 56.92% 61.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 79 79
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £311 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £474 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.98% +11.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £41.50 - £17.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.30 - £15.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.30 - £19.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £32.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+0.47% +36.84%
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
127 195 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 26.85% 33.39% 30.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 140 127
Median daily rate £400 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £520 £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 £30.00 £24.12 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +26.94%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 26 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 +2 36 £413 +3.12% 1
Cardiff +11 19 £375 +7.14% 2
Bridgend -3 4 £408 +1.87% 7
Caerphilly - 1 £380 -
Security Cleared
Wales

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 139 (73.94%) SC Cleared
2 65 (34.57%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (28.19%) Java
4 51 (27.13%) Windows
5 44 (23.40%) SQL
6 39 (20.74%) Visual Studio
7 37 (19.68%) SQL Server
8 36 (19.15%) JavaScript
8 36 (19.15%) Selenium
9 34 (18.09%) .NET
10 33 (17.55%) TDD
11 31 (16.49%) HTML
12 30 (15.96%) OO
13 28 (14.89%) C#
13 28 (14.89%) jQuery
13 28 (14.89%) Software Engineering
14 27 (14.36%) Microsoft
15 26 (13.83%) Scrum
16 25 (13.30%) Eclipse
16 25 (13.30%) XML
17 23 (12.23%) TCP/IP
18 22 (11.70%) C
19 20 (10.64%) Perl
19 20 (10.64%) Disclosure Scotland
20 19 (10.11%) C++
20 19 (10.11%) UML
20 19 (10.11%) Cucumber
21 18 (9.57%) DV Cleared
21 18 (9.57%) Unix
21 18 (9.57%) Active Directory

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 12 (6.38%) JBoss
2 9 (4.79%) Confluence
2 9 (4.79%) FileNet
2 9 (4.79%) LiveCycle
3 8 (4.26%) Apache
3 8 (4.26%) IIS
3 8 (4.26%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.72%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (3.72%) GeoServer
4 7 (3.72%) IBM Notes
5 6 (3.19%) MS Exchange
6 5 (2.66%) MQSeries
6 5 (2.66%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.13%) IBM Domino
7 4 (2.13%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.60%) Moodle
8 3 (1.60%) SAS
9 2 (1.06%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (7.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.72%) Gliffy
3 6 (3.19%) OrCAD
4 5 (2.66%) MS Office
4 5 (2.66%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.60%) MS Project
6 2 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.06%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.53%) assyst
3 1 (0.53%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.66%) Office 365
2 2 (1.06%) PaaS
2 2 (1.06%) SaaS
3 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.53%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.53%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.53%) Route 53
3 1 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.23%) TCP/IP
2 15 (7.98%) SNMP
2 15 (7.98%) VoIP
3 13 (6.91%) Firewall
4 8 (4.26%) DHCP
4 8 (4.26%) DNS
5 4 (2.13%) LDAP
5 4 (2.13%) SAN
5 4 (2.13%) SMTP
5 4 (2.13%) Wireless
5 4 (2.13%) Wireless Security
6 3 (1.60%) Internet
7 2 (1.06%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (1.06%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.06%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.06%) SSH
7 2 (1.06%) TACACS
7 2 (1.06%) VLAN
7 2 (1.06%) VPN
7 2 (1.06%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (19.68%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (7.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (4.26%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (4.26%) MySQL
5 5 (2.66%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.60%) Base SAS
6 3 (1.60%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.60%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.60%) Redis
6 3 (1.60%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (1.06%) DB2
7 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.06%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.06%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.06%) VoltDB
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 39 (20.74%) Visual Studio
2 36 (19.15%) Selenium
3 25 (13.30%) Eclipse
4 19 (10.11%) Cucumber
5 15 (7.98%) JIRA
5 15 (7.98%) Rational DOORS
5 15 (7.98%) StarTeam
6 13 (6.91%) JMeter
6 13 (6.91%) JUnit
6 13 (6.91%) Maven
6 13 (6.91%) SpecFlow
7 12 (6.38%) Git (software)
8 11 (5.85%) Ant
8 11 (5.85%) DbUnit
8 11 (5.85%) Spock
8 11 (5.85%) Subversion
9 9 (4.79%) Hudson
10 8 (4.26%) WebDriver
11 6 (3.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (5.85%) Finance
1 11 (5.85%) Telecoms
2 8 (4.26%) Back Office
2 8 (4.26%) Legal
2 8 (4.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.53%) Electronics
3 1 (0.53%) Marketing
3 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 69 (36.70%) Developer
2 20 (10.64%) Analyst
2 20 (10.64%) Java Developer
3 13 (6.91%) SAP Developer
4 12 (6.38%) C# Developer
4 12 (6.38%) Software Engineer
4 12 (6.38%) Test Analyst
5 11 (5.85%) Architect
5 11 (5.85%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 11 (5.85%) Software Developer
6 10 (5.32%) .NET Developer
6 10 (5.32%) ABAP Developer
6 10 (5.32%) Senior Software Engineer
7 9 (4.79%) Network Engineer
7 9 (4.79%) Tester
7 9 (4.79%) UI Developer
8 8 (4.26%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (4.26%) Change Manager
8 8 (4.26%) Security Architect
9 7 (3.72%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (18.09%) .NET
2 31 (16.49%) HTML
3 28 (14.89%) jQuery
4 25 (13.30%) XML
5 17 (9.04%) SOAP
6 14 (7.45%) Spring
7 13 (6.91%) CSS
7 13 (6.91%) JSF
7 13 (6.91%) REST
8 12 (6.38%) .NET Framework
8 12 (6.38%) Hibernate
9 11 (5.85%) Ajax
9 11 (5.85%) JSTS
10 9 (4.79%) Entity Framework
10 9 (4.79%) J2EE
10 9 (4.79%) Java EE
11 8 (4.26%) JPA
12 7 (3.72%) AngularJS
12 7 (3.72%) Dojo
12 7 (3.72%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (3.72%) Management Information System
1 7 (3.72%) NHS
1 7 (3.72%) Replication
2 5 (2.66%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.13%) Clustering
4 3 (1.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (1.60%) VHDL
5 2 (1.06%) CMDB
5 2 (1.06%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.06%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.06%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.06%) PKI
5 2 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.53%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.53%) iPad
6 1 (0.53%) LPAR
6 1 (0.53%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 51 (27.13%) Windows
2 18 (9.57%) Unix
3 15 (7.98%) Windows Server
4 14 (7.45%) Linux
5 11 (5.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (4.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.66%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.60%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.53%) AIX
9 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (34.57%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (17.55%) TDD
3 30 (15.96%) OO
4 28 (14.89%) Software Engineering
5 26 (13.83%) Scrum
6 19 (10.11%) UML
7 18 (9.57%) Project Management
8 17 (9.04%) OOA/OOD
9 15 (7.98%) Requirements Management
10 14 (7.45%) Configuration Management
10 14 (7.45%) Document Management
10 14 (7.45%) Risk Management
10 14 (7.45%) Unit Testing
11 13 (6.91%) ITIL
11 13 (6.91%) Non-Functional Testing
12 12 (6.38%) BDD
13 11 (5.85%) Use Case
14 10 (5.32%) Migration
14 10 (5.32%) Test Scripting
15 9 (4.79%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 53 (28.19%) Java
2 44 (23.40%) SQL
3 36 (19.15%) JavaScript
4 28 (14.89%) C#
5 22 (11.70%) C
6 20 (10.64%) Perl
7 19 (10.11%) C++
8 15 (7.98%) T-SQL
9 13 (6.91%) ABAP
10 9 (4.79%) PHP
11 7 (3.72%) SAPscript
12 6 (3.19%) Python
13 5 (2.66%) PowerShell
14 4 (2.13%) PL/SQL
14 4 (2.13%) Ruby
15 3 (1.60%) Go
15 3 (1.60%) Scala
16 2 (1.06%) ANSI SQL
16 2 (1.06%) Embedded C
16 2 (1.06%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 139 (73.94%) SC Cleared
2 18 (9.57%) DV Cleared
3 14 (7.45%) BPSS Clearance
4 12 (6.38%) CISSP
5 8 (4.26%) CESG Certified Professional
6 7 (3.72%) ISEB
7 5 (2.66%) BC Cleared
8 4 (2.13%) CCNA
8 4 (2.13%) CEH
8 4 (2.13%) CISA
8 4 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.13%) CREST Certified
8 4 (2.13%) OSCP
9 3 (1.60%) CCNP
9 3 (1.60%) CHECK Team Leader
10 2 (1.06%) Degree
10 2 (1.06%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (1.06%) JNCIA
10 2 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 12 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (4.26%) RMADS
4 7 (3.72%) QA
5 4 (2.13%) HL7
5 4 (2.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 4 (2.13%) P3O
6 3 (1.60%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (9.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.66%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.53%) vSphere
5 1 (0.53%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (2.66%) SCOM
2 4 (2.13%) Ansible
2 4 (2.13%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (2.13%) SCCM
3 3 (1.60%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.60%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.06%) yum
5 1 (0.53%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.53%) Fluentd
5 1 (0.53%) Marathon
5 1 (0.53%) Mesos
5 1 (0.53%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.53%) nmon
5 1 (0.53%) Piwik
5 1 (0.53%) Puppet
5 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (14.36%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.98%) Coverity
2 15 (7.98%) SAP
3 13 (6.91%) Cisco
4 12 (6.38%) VMware
5 11 (5.85%) Red Hat
6 10 (5.32%) Oracle
7 9 (4.79%) Adobe
7 9 (4.79%) ILOG
7 9 (4.79%) Splunk
8 8 (4.26%) Juniper
9 7 (3.72%) Kofax
9 7 (3.72%) Lotus
10 5 (2.66%) Atlassian
10 5 (2.66%) IBM
11 4 (2.13%) Remedy
12 3 (1.60%) arcserve
12 3 (1.60%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.60%) Intel Security
12 3 (1.60%) Symantec
Newport, Gwent
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
National Assembly for Wales
Rate: From £45,062 to £59,138 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago