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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 2 13 1
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 33 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swansea 31.73% 10.64% 51.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 68.75% 47.62% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 8
Average daily rate
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£344 £356 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.30% -9.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £290 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £457 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -36.00%
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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
48 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swansea 46.15% 22.34% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 9
Average daily rate £265 £356 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.56% -10.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £300 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £473 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 58 (86.57%) SC Cleared
2 28 (41.79%) SQL Server
3 27 (40.30%) SQL
4 26 (38.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (32.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (23.88%) Finance
8 13 (19.40%) OLAP
8 13 (19.40%) PRINCE2
8 13 (19.40%) SharePoint
8 13 (19.40%) Data Modelling
8 13 (19.40%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 13 (19.40%) MDX
8 13 (19.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (19.40%) PerformancePoint
9 10 (14.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 10 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (14.93%) MS Project
9 10 (14.93%) Project Management
10 9 (13.43%) Service Delivery
10 9 (13.43%) Risk Assessment
10 9 (13.43%) Impala
11 8 (11.94%) Risk Management
11 8 (11.94%) Avaya
12 7 (10.45%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (10.45%) ITIL
12 7 (10.45%) Java
12 7 (10.45%) Cisco
12 7 (10.45%) ITSM

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 13 (19.40%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.49%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (14.93%) MS Project
2 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
1 1 (1.49%) PaaS
1 1 (1.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) Firewall
2 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.48%) Network Security
4 1 (1.49%) LAN
4 1 (1.49%) WAN
4 1 (1.49%) HTTP
4 1 (1.49%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.49%) SSL
4 1 (1.49%) Intranet
4 1 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (41.79%) SQL Server
2 22 (32.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (19.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 13 (19.40%) PerformancePoint
3 13 (19.40%) OLAP
3 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 9 (13.43%) Impala
5 2 (2.99%) MySQL
5 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (38.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (5.97%) CA Gen
3 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.49%) Subversion
4 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 16 (23.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (32.84%) Developer
2 14 (20.90%) Project Manager
3 9 (13.43%) DBA
4 8 (11.94%) SQL DBA
5 7 (10.45%) SQL Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Network Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Applications Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Database Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Administrator
7 4 (5.97%) Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Service Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Security Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Applications Project Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Applications Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Security Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.40%) MDX
2 5 (7.46%) Web Services
3 4 (5.97%) .NET
4 2 (2.99%) XML
4 2 (2.99%) VXML
4 2 (2.99%) JSON
4 2 (2.99%) jQuery
5 1 (1.49%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.49%) REST
5 1 (1.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.99%) IVR
2 2 (2.99%) Open Source
3 1 (1.49%) User Experience
3 1 (1.49%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) UNIX
2 4 (5.97%) Linux
3 2 (2.99%) Windows
4 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.40%) PRINCE2
2 13 (19.40%) Data Modelling
2 13 (19.40%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (14.93%) Project Management
3 10 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (13.43%) Service Delivery
4 9 (13.43%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (11.94%) Risk Management
6 7 (10.45%) ITIL
6 7 (10.45%) ITSM
7 5 (7.46%) Service Management
8 4 (5.97%) Scrum
8 4 (5.97%) Transition Management
9 3 (4.48%) TDD
9 3 (4.48%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.48%) SOA
10 2 (2.99%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.99%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (2.99%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.30%) SQL
2 7 (10.45%) Java
3 6 (8.96%) C
4 3 (4.48%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.99%) C#
5 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 58 (86.57%) SC Cleared
2 10 (14.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (10.45%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.46%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (5.97%) CCNP
6 3 (4.48%) CCNA
6 3 (4.48%) CCSP
6 3 (4.48%) CCSE
6 3 (4.48%) BC Cleared
7 2 (2.99%) CISMP
7 2 (2.99%) CISSP
7 2 (2.99%) CISM
8 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) SLA
2 2 (2.99%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Puppet
1 2 (2.99%) Ansible
2 1 (1.49%) SELinux
2 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) Avaya
2 7 (10.45%) Cisco
3 6 (8.96%) Nortel
3 6 (8.96%) CheckPoint
4 5 (7.46%) Oracle
5 4 (5.97%) CA
6 3 (4.48%) Juniper
6 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.48%) Radware
6 3 (4.48%) F5
7 1 (1.49%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
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