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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 6 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 87 96 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 15.10% 19.24% 9.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.41% 62.75% 39.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 61 15
Average daily rate £400 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £303 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £525 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 11
Average hourly rate £48.00 £18.63 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.71% +24.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+49.12% +58.33%
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
157 153 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 27.26% 30.66% 25.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 96 54
Average daily rate £335 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 14
Average hourly rate £51.00 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+191.42% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

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 14 February 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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cardiff -7 39 £375 -28.57% 3
Newport +1 34 £415 -11.70% 3
Bridgend 0 5 £450 - 9
Monmouthshire - 2 - -
Gwent - 2 £400 -
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Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 150 (73.89%) SC Cleared
2 70 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (31.53%) Scrum
4 54 (26.60%) SQL
5 53 (26.11%) SQL Server
6 52 (25.62%) .NET
7 50 (24.63%) C#
7 50 (24.63%) Java
8 43 (21.18%) Visual Studio
9 41 (20.20%) Unit Testing
10 38 (18.72%) REST
10 38 (18.72%) Microsoft
11 37 (18.23%) TDD
11 37 (18.23%) jQuery
12 32 (15.76%) Selenium
13 31 (15.27%) Git (software)
14 30 (14.78%) Web Services
14 30 (14.78%) XML
14 30 (14.78%) JavaScript
15 29 (14.29%) SOA
15 29 (14.29%) Cisco
15 29 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
16 28 (13.79%) HTML
16 28 (13.79%) MVC
17 27 (13.30%) .NET Framework
17 27 (13.30%) Elasticsearch
18 26 (12.81%) Spring
18 26 (12.81%) Firewall
18 26 (12.81%) Hibernate
18 26 (12.81%) SOAP

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 27 (13.30%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (11.33%) JBoss
3 22 (10.84%) Tomcat
4 15 (7.39%) IIS
5 14 (6.90%) FileNet
6 11 (5.42%) Mule
7 10 (4.93%) Apache
8 9 (4.43%) Confluence
9 6 (2.96%) LiveCycle
10 5 (2.46%) Jetty
10 5 (2.46%) nginx
10 5 (2.46%) WebSphere
11 4 (1.97%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.99%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.99%) Liferay
13 1 (0.49%) SAS
13 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (9.85%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.94%) MS Office
3 6 (2.96%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.97%) MS Project
5 2 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.99%) OrCAD
6 1 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.49%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.46%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.99%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.49%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (1.97%) Google App Engine
1 4 (1.97%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (12.81%) Firewall
2 15 (7.39%) DHCP
2 15 (7.39%) TCP/IP
3 14 (6.90%) DNS
4 13 (6.40%) VLAN
5 12 (5.91%) DMZ
6 11 (5.42%) VPN
7 10 (4.93%) LAN
8 8 (3.94%) HTTP
8 8 (3.94%) SSL
9 7 (3.45%) WAN
10 5 (2.46%) NetScaler
11 4 (1.97%) FTP
11 4 (1.97%) IPsec
11 4 (1.97%) LDAP
12 3 (1.48%) SNMP
12 3 (1.48%) VoIP
13 2 (0.99%) HTTPS
13 2 (0.99%) SSH
13 2 (0.99%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (26.11%) SQL Server
2 29 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (9.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (6.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (6.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (4.43%) MongoDB
5 9 (4.43%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (2.96%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.96%) Redis
7 6 (2.96%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.48%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.48%) MySQL
8 3 (1.48%) Neo4j
8 3 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.48%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 43 (21.18%) Visual Studio
2 32 (15.76%) Selenium
3 31 (15.27%) Git (software)
4 26 (12.81%) Eclipse
5 24 (11.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (9.85%) Subversion
7 17 (8.37%) Maven
8 16 (7.88%) SpecFlow
9 11 (5.42%) Ant
10 10 (4.93%) Jenkins
11 9 (4.43%) Hudson
11 9 (4.43%) JIRA
11 9 (4.43%) JUnit
11 9 (4.43%) Spock
12 7 (3.45%) Cucumber
13 6 (2.96%) DbUnit
13 6 (2.96%) Rational DOORS
14 5 (2.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 5 (2.46%) StarTeam
15 4 (1.97%) IntelliJ
General
1 18 (8.87%) Finance
2 16 (7.88%) Back Office
3 11 (5.42%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.45%) Legal
5 3 (1.48%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.48%) Billing
6 2 (0.99%) Military
7 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 89 (43.84%) Developer
2 33 (16.26%) .NET Developer
2 33 (16.26%) Java Developer
3 20 (9.85%) Analyst
3 20 (9.85%) Network Engineer
4 16 (7.88%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 15 (7.39%) Project Manager
5 15 (7.39%) SQL Developer
6 14 (6.90%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 10 (4.93%) C# Developer
7 10 (4.93%) Support Engineer
8 9 (4.43%) Business Analyst
8 9 (4.43%) Digital Developer
9 8 (3.94%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (3.94%) Cisco Engineer
9 8 (3.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 6 (2.96%) Consultant
11 5 (2.46%) Administrator
11 5 (2.46%) Senior Developer
11 5 (2.46%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (25.62%) .NET
2 38 (18.72%) REST
3 37 (18.23%) jQuery
4 30 (14.78%) Web Services
4 30 (14.78%) XML
5 28 (13.79%) HTML
6 27 (13.30%) .NET Framework
7 26 (12.81%) Hibernate
7 26 (12.81%) SOAP
7 26 (12.81%) Spring
8 24 (11.82%) Ajax
9 22 (10.84%) CSS
9 22 (10.84%) Entity Framework
9 22 (10.84%) J2EE
10 19 (9.36%) WCF
11 18 (8.87%) ASP.NET Web API
12 16 (7.88%) Java SE
13 14 (6.90%) JSF
14 11 (5.42%) ASP.NET
15 10 (4.93%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.93%) Replication
2 8 (3.94%) NHS
3 7 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.96%) PKI
5 5 (2.46%) User Experience
6 3 (1.48%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.48%) DataPower
6 3 (1.48%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.99%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.99%) CMDB
7 2 (0.99%) Cryptography
7 2 (0.99%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.99%) PDA
8 1 (0.49%) AS400
8 1 (0.49%) CESG
8 1 (0.49%) Clustering
8 1 (0.49%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.49%) LPAR
8 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.49%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.90%) Windows
2 12 (5.91%) Linux
2 12 (5.91%) Unix
3 4 (1.97%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.99%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.49%) AIX
6 1 (0.49%) Android
6 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (31.53%) Scrum
3 41 (20.20%) Unit Testing
4 37 (18.23%) TDD
5 29 (14.29%) SOA
6 28 (13.79%) MVC
7 24 (11.82%) OO
8 20 (9.85%) BDD
9 16 (7.88%) Software Engineering
10 14 (6.90%) OOA/OOD
10 14 (6.90%) Project Management
11 13 (6.40%) Configuration Management
11 13 (6.40%) DevOps
11 13 (6.40%) UML
12 12 (5.91%) Business Analysis
12 12 (5.91%) Workflow
13 11 (5.42%) PRINCE2
13 11 (5.42%) Security Hardening
14 10 (4.93%) Programme Management
15 9 (4.43%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 54 (26.60%) SQL
2 50 (24.63%) C#
2 50 (24.63%) Java
3 30 (14.78%) JavaScript
4 16 (7.88%) T-SQL
5 13 (6.40%) PL/SQL
6 11 (5.42%) Perl
7 10 (4.93%) C
8 7 (3.45%) C++
9 6 (2.96%) Go
9 6 (2.96%) Scala
10 2 (0.99%) ANSI SQL
10 2 (0.99%) PHP
10 2 (0.99%) Python
10 2 (0.99%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.49%) VC++
11 1 (0.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 150 (73.89%) SC Cleared
2 11 (5.42%) BPSS Clearance
3 10 (4.93%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (4.43%) CCNA
5 8 (3.94%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.97%) BC Cleared
6 4 (1.97%) Degree
7 3 (1.48%) CCNP
8 2 (0.99%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.99%) MAPM
8 2 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.49%) ISEB
9 1 (0.49%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.49%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.49%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.49%) PMP
9 1 (0.49%) Server+ Certification
9 1 (0.49%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.34%) Disclosure Scotland
2 17 (8.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 17 (8.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.45%) SLA
4 6 (2.96%) QA
5 4 (1.97%) HL7
5 4 (1.97%) P3O
6 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.96%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.97%) Xen
4 3 (1.48%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.99%) Docker
6 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.97%) Puppet
2 2 (0.99%) Ansible
2 2 (0.99%) yum
3 1 (0.49%) nmon
3 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 38 (18.72%) Microsoft
2 29 (14.29%) Cisco
3 18 (8.87%) F5
4 16 (7.88%) Oracle
5 12 (5.91%) Blue Coat
6 9 (4.43%) Juniper
7 8 (3.94%) CheckPoint
7 8 (3.94%) IBM
8 7 (3.45%) Remedy
8 7 (3.45%) VMware
9 6 (2.96%) Adobe
9 6 (2.96%) HP
9 6 (2.96%) ILOG
9 6 (2.96%) Kofax
9 6 (2.96%) Splunk
10 5 (2.46%) BMC
10 5 (2.46%) Coverity
11 4 (1.97%) Citrix
11 4 (1.97%) Google
11 4 (1.97%) Red Gate
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