The table below looks at the statistics for CTC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CTC Cleared over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
Rank 71 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Contract jobs citing CTC Cleared 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.14% 0.59% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.44% 1.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £525 £440
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +19.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £11.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Qualifications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
226 163 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 32.56% 31.84% 29.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 77 64
Average daily rate £350 £370 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £509 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 18
Average hourly rate £16.16 £15.83 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -6.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £12.52 £14.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.16 £21.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

CTC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

CTC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

CTC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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Top 26 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing CTC 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 CTC Cleared.

1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) CAML
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSL
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation

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Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing CTC 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 CTC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CAML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSL
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft