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 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 5 2 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 6 51 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swansea 17.65% 43.22% 13.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.50% 82.26% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 6
Median daily rate £550 £451 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.88% +12.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £33.52 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +63.51%
SC Cleared
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
16 62 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swansea 47.06% 52.54% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 8
Median daily rate £550 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £340 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +20.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swansea region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Swansea region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) RMADS
3 4 (66.67%) CISSP
3 4 (66.67%) CISM
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Information Security
3 4 (66.67%) CESG
3 4 (66.67%) CESG CLAS
3 4 (66.67%) CLAS
4 1 (16.67%) ZABBIX
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Puppet
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (16.67%) Ansible
4 1 (16.67%) Pingdom
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Web Operations
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) CLAS Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) WebOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) CESG
1 4 (66.67%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Web Operations
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) CISM
2 4 (66.67%) CISSP
2 4 (66.67%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Pingdom
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat