The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 25 2
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -23
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 41 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swansea 35.34% 5.38% 34.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 70.69% 41.18% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 4
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£400 £356 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -4.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £322 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £427 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £18.00 £25.13
% change year-on-year
+80.55% -28.35%
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West Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Swansea region.

Qualifications Category
Swansea
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
58 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swansea 50.00% 13.08% 62.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 7
Average daily rate £400 £356 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -8.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £315 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £478 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Swansea region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Swansea

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Swansea

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Swansea

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Swansea region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Swansea

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Swansea

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Swansea

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swansea region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 76 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 34 (44.74%) SQL
2 34 (44.74%) SQL Server
3 32 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (25.00%) MDX
5 19 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 19 (25.00%) PerformancePoint
5 19 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 19 (25.00%) OLAP
5 19 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 19 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 19 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (21.05%) ITIL
7 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (17.11%) Service Management
8 13 (17.11%) Finance
8 13 (17.11%) PRINCE2
9 12 (15.79%) Oracle
10 10 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (13.16%) MS Project
10 10 (13.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (11.84%) Impala
11 9 (11.84%) Cisco
11 9 (11.84%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (11.84%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (10.53%) Project Management
12 8 (10.53%) Risk Management
12 8 (10.53%) Service Delivery

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swansea region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.26%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.95%) JBoss
4 2 (2.63%) WildFly
5 1 (1.32%) Confluence
5 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.32%) GroupWise
Applications
1 10 (13.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) WAN
1 5 (6.58%) Firewall
2 3 (3.95%) PuTTY
2 3 (3.95%) LAN
2 3 (3.95%) LDAP
2 3 (3.95%) SSH
3 2 (2.63%) IPsec
3 2 (2.63%) BIG-IP
3 2 (2.63%) SNMP
3 2 (2.63%) MPLS
3 2 (2.63%) Multicast
4 1 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.32%) SAN
4 1 (1.32%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (44.74%) SQL Server
2 28 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 19 (25.00%) PerformancePoint
3 19 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 19 (25.00%) OLAP
4 9 (11.84%) Impala
5 6 (7.89%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (5.26%) CA Gen
2 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.32%) JIRA
3 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 13 (17.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (39.47%) Developer
2 11 (14.47%) Project Manager
3 9 (11.84%) DBA
3 9 (11.84%) SQL Developer
4 8 (10.53%) SQL DBA
4 8 (10.53%) Database Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Network Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Administrator
7 5 (6.58%) Applications Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (3.95%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Service Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.95%) UNIX Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Applications Support Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.95%) Architect
9 3 (3.95%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (2.63%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.00%) MDX
2 4 (5.26%) Web Services
2 4 (5.26%) XML
3 3 (3.95%) SOAP
3 3 (3.95%) .NET
3 3 (3.95%) J2EE
3 3 (3.95%) HTML
3 3 (3.95%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.32%) JSON
4 1 (1.32%) jQuery
4 1 (1.32%) VXML
4 1 (1.32%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.63%) e-Health
3 1 (1.32%) Open Source
3 1 (1.32%) DataPower
3 1 (1.32%) User Experience
3 1 (1.32%) IVR
3 1 (1.32%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.21%) UNIX
2 3 (3.95%) AIX
2 3 (3.95%) HPUX
3 2 (2.63%) Windows
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.32%) Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 19 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (21.05%) ITIL
3 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (17.11%) Service Management
4 13 (17.11%) PRINCE2
5 10 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (11.84%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (10.53%) Project Management
7 8 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 8 (10.53%) Service Delivery
8 7 (9.21%) ITSM
9 4 (5.26%) Scrum
9 4 (5.26%) TDD
9 4 (5.26%) SOA
9 4 (5.26%) Transition Management
10 3 (3.95%) BDD
11 2 (2.63%) Information Security
11 2 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.63%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 34 (44.74%) SQL
2 8 (10.53%) Java
3 6 (7.89%) C
4 3 (3.95%) Scala
4 3 (3.95%) VB.NET
4 3 (3.95%) C++
4 3 (3.95%) Delphi
5 2 (2.63%) C#
6 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.32%) VB
6 1 (1.32%) VB6
Qualifications
1 76 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 9 (11.84%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (7.89%) CCNP
5 5 (6.58%) CCNA
6 4 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.63%) CISM
7 2 (2.63%) CISMP
7 2 (2.63%) CISSP
8 1 (1.32%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) PowerHA
2 1 (1.32%) Firmware
2 1 (1.32%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.32%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.32%) ARCserve
2 1 (1.32%) ZENworks
2 1 (1.32%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (15.79%) Oracle
2 9 (11.84%) Cisco
3 5 (6.58%) Nortel
3 5 (6.58%) Avaya
4 4 (5.26%) BMC
4 4 (5.26%) CA
4 4 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.95%) Sun
5 3 (3.95%) IBM
6 2 (2.63%) HP
6 2 (2.63%) F5
7 1 (1.32%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.32%) Ciena
7 1 (1.32%) Juniper
7 1 (1.32%) Novell
7 1 (1.32%) Veritas
7 1 (1.32%) EMC
7 1 (1.32%) VMware
7 1 (1.32%) Radware
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
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