The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 1 22 1
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -21
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 45 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swansea 40.18% 6.82% 41.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 80.36% 56.25% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 6
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£418 £425 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.76% +19.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £334 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £474 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+54.44% -15.09%
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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
56 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swansea 50.00% 12.12% 55.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 6
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 £507 £485 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -21.73%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Swansea

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Swansea

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Swansea

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Swansea region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Swansea

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Swansea

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Swansea

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swansea 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 79 (88.76%) SC Cleared
2 36 (40.45%) SQL
2 36 (40.45%) SQL Server
3 33 (37.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (32.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (24.72%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (22.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 20 (22.47%) MDX
6 20 (22.47%) PerformancePoint
6 20 (22.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (22.47%) OLAP
6 20 (22.47%) SharePoint
6 20 (22.47%) Data Modelling
6 20 (22.47%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (19.10%) ITIL
8 16 (17.98%) Service Management
8 16 (17.98%) Finance
9 14 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (14.61%) PRINCE2
11 12 (13.48%) Java
11 12 (13.48%) Oracle
12 11 (12.36%) Cisco
13 10 (11.24%) MS Project
13 10 (11.24%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (11.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 9 (10.11%) Impala
14 9 (10.11%) Risk Management
14 9 (10.11%) Risk Assessment
14 9 (10.11%) Project Management
14 9 (10.11%) Service Delivery

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swansea 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 20 (22.47%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.49%) JBoss
2 4 (4.49%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.25%) WildFly
3 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.12%) GroupWise
4 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.12%) Apache
4 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.12%) nginx
4 1 (1.12%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (11.24%) MS Project
2 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.62%) Firewall
1 5 (5.62%) WAN
2 3 (3.37%) SAN
2 3 (3.37%) LAN
2 3 (3.37%) LDAP
2 3 (3.37%) PuTTY
2 3 (3.37%) SSH
2 3 (3.37%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (2.25%) BIG-IP
3 2 (2.25%) Multicast
3 2 (2.25%) SNMP
3 2 (2.25%) IPsec
3 2 (2.25%) MPLS
4 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.12%) DNS
4 1 (1.12%) HTTP
4 1 (1.12%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (40.45%) SQL Server
2 29 (32.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (22.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 20 (22.47%) PerformancePoint
3 20 (22.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 20 (22.47%) OLAP
4 9 (10.11%) Impala
5 6 (6.74%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.25%) MySQL
7 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.12%) Redis
7 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (37.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (6.74%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.49%) CA Gen
3 4 (4.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.12%) JIRA
5 1 (1.12%) Subversion
General
1 16 (17.98%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (35.96%) Developer
2 14 (15.73%) Project Manager
3 9 (10.11%) Database Developer
3 9 (10.11%) SQL Developer
3 9 (10.11%) DBA
4 8 (8.99%) SQL DBA
5 7 (7.87%) Network Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Administrator
7 5 (5.62%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.49%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (4.49%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.49%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.37%) Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Architect
9 3 (3.37%) UNIX Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) Applications Support Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) Service Manager
9 3 (3.37%) SAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.47%) MDX
2 5 (5.62%) Web Services
2 5 (5.62%) XML
3 4 (4.49%) SOAP
3 4 (4.49%) J2EE
3 4 (4.49%) Hibernate
4 3 (3.37%) .NET
4 3 (3.37%) HTML
5 2 (2.25%) jQuery
5 2 (2.25%) JSON
5 2 (2.25%) VXML
6 1 (1.12%) LAMP
6 1 (1.12%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.12%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.12%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.25%) Open Source
2 2 (2.25%) e-Health
2 2 (2.25%) IVR
3 1 (1.12%) Clustering
3 1 (1.12%) User Experience
3 1 (1.12%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.87%) UNIX
2 4 (4.49%) Linux
3 3 (3.37%) Windows
3 3 (3.37%) AIX
3 3 (3.37%) HPUX
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.72%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (22.47%) Data Modelling
2 20 (22.47%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (19.10%) ITIL
4 16 (17.98%) Service Management
5 13 (14.61%) PRINCE2
6 10 (11.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (10.11%) Risk Management
7 9 (10.11%) Risk Assessment
7 9 (10.11%) Project Management
7 9 (10.11%) Service Delivery
8 8 (8.99%) Scrum
9 7 (7.87%) ITSM
9 7 (7.87%) TDD
10 5 (5.62%) SOA
11 4 (4.49%) BDD
11 4 (4.49%) Transition Management
12 3 (3.37%) DevOps
13 2 (2.25%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (2.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 36 (40.45%) SQL
2 12 (13.48%) Java
3 6 (6.74%) C
4 5 (5.62%) Scala
5 3 (3.37%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.37%) C++
5 3 (3.37%) Delphi
6 2 (2.25%) C#
6 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.12%) Perl
7 1 (1.12%) VB
7 1 (1.12%) Python
7 1 (1.12%) VB6
7 1 (1.12%) Ruby
7 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 79 (88.76%) SC Cleared
2 10 (11.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 9 (10.11%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (6.74%) CCNP
5 5 (5.62%) CCNA
5 5 (5.62%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.25%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.25%) CISMP
6 2 (2.25%) CISSP
6 2 (2.25%) CISM
7 1 (1.12%) MCP
7 1 (1.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) SLA
2 2 (2.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) PowerHA
2 1 (1.12%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.12%) Firmware
2 1 (1.12%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.12%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (3.37%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.25%) Puppet
3 2 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.25%) Ansible
4 1 (1.12%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.12%) ZENworks
4 1 (1.12%) SELinux
4 1 (1.12%) Salt
4 1 (1.12%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 12 (13.48%) Oracle
2 11 (12.36%) Cisco
3 6 (6.74%) BMC
3 6 (6.74%) Avaya
4 5 (5.62%) Nortel
5 4 (4.49%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.49%) CheckPoint
5 4 (4.49%) CA
6 3 (3.37%) EMC
6 3 (3.37%) Sun
6 3 (3.37%) IBM
7 2 (2.25%) F5
7 2 (2.25%) Fujitsu
7 2 (2.25%) HP
7 2 (2.25%) VMware
8 1 (1.12%) Radware
8 1 (1.12%) Novell
8 1 (1.12%) Veritas
8 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.12%) Juniper
Swansea, West Glamorgan
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