The table below looks at the statistics for SC 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 SC Cleared over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 6 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 97 135 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 15.67% 15.19% 15.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.75% 49.27% 45.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 77 66
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £362
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +10.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £81.50 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £35.50 £21.12
% change year-on-year
-2.81% +68.12%
SC Cleared
UK

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
174 274 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 28.11% 30.82% 35.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 163 168
Median daily rate £390 £378 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.31% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £185 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +6.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 6
Median hourly rate £80.00 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+280.95% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.20 £11.78 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £83.00 £32.50 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Wales

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +4 75 £390 -8.23% 11
West Wales -7 7 £550 +25.35%
Mid Wales +2 1 - -
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UK

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Wales region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 185 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 52 (28.11%) Windows
3 47 (25.41%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (19.46%) Java
4 36 (19.46%) SQL
5 35 (18.92%) Visual Studio
5 35 (18.92%) Software Engineering
6 33 (17.84%) C
7 32 (17.30%) UML
8 31 (16.76%) OO
8 31 (16.76%) C++
9 29 (15.68%) OOA/OOD
10 28 (15.14%) TCP/IP
11 26 (14.05%) Cisco
12 25 (13.51%) Eclipse
12 25 (13.51%) Scrum
13 24 (12.97%) SNMP
14 23 (12.43%) VoIP
14 23 (12.43%) StarTeam
14 23 (12.43%) Requirements Management
14 23 (12.43%) Rational DOORS
15 22 (11.89%) Coverity
15 22 (11.89%) Firewall
16 21 (11.35%) C#
17 19 (10.27%) .NET
17 19 (10.27%) SAP
18 18 (9.73%) Linux
18 18 (9.73%) JavaScript
18 18 (9.73%) CISSP
18 18 (9.73%) TDD

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.24%) JBoss
2 5 (2.70%) MQSeries
2 5 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.16%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.16%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.62%) Confluence
4 3 (1.62%) FileNet
4 3 (1.62%) LiveCycle
5 2 (1.08%) Apache
5 2 (1.08%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.08%) IBM Domino
5 2 (1.08%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (1.62%) MS Office
1 3 (1.62%) OrCAD
2 1 (0.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.08%) assyst
3 1 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.54%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.54%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.78%) PaaS
2 6 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.70%) SaaS
4 4 (2.16%) Office 365
5 1 (0.54%) GitHub
5 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (15.14%) TCP/IP
2 24 (12.97%) SNMP
3 23 (12.43%) VoIP
4 22 (11.89%) Firewall
5 8 (4.32%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (4.32%) DHCP
5 8 (4.32%) DNS
6 7 (3.78%) WAN
7 5 (2.70%) Cisco IPT
7 5 (2.70%) Cisco ISE
7 5 (2.70%) Internet
7 5 (2.70%) NetScaler
7 5 (2.70%) Network Security
7 5 (2.70%) SAN
7 5 (2.70%) TACACS
8 4 (2.16%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (2.16%) Ethernet
8 4 (2.16%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (2.16%) Wireless
8 4 (2.16%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.16%) MySQL
3 3 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.08%) GIS
4 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.08%) VoltDB
5 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.54%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.54%) Spark SQL
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 35 (18.92%) Visual Studio
2 25 (13.51%) Eclipse
3 23 (12.43%) Rational DOORS
3 23 (12.43%) StarTeam
4 14 (7.57%) JMeter
4 14 (7.57%) Selenium
5 13 (7.03%) JIRA
6 9 (4.86%) Cucumber
6 9 (4.86%) SpecFlow
6 9 (4.86%) WebDriver
7 5 (2.70%) JUnit
7 5 (2.70%) Subversion
8 4 (2.16%) Ant
8 4 (2.16%) Burp Suite
8 4 (2.16%) DbUnit
8 4 (2.16%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.16%) JIRA Agile
8 4 (2.16%) Maven
8 4 (2.16%) Spock
9 3 (1.62%) Hudson
General
1 15 (8.11%) Finance
2 13 (7.03%) Manufacturing
3 11 (5.95%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.78%) Electronics
4 7 (3.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (15.14%) Developer
2 27 (14.59%) Architect
3 24 (12.97%) Software Engineer
4 21 (11.35%) Network Engineer
5 18 (9.73%) Senior Software Engineer
6 13 (7.03%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 12 (6.49%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
8 10 (5.41%) SAP Developer
8 10 (5.41%) Technical Architect
8 10 (5.41%) Tester
9 9 (4.86%) ABAP Developer
9 9 (4.86%) Consultant
9 9 (4.86%) Security Architect
10 8 (4.32%) Analyst
10 8 (4.32%) C++ Software Engineer
10 8 (4.32%) Cisco Engineer
10 8 (4.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 8 (4.32%) Embedded Engineer
10 8 (4.32%) Java Developer
10 8 (4.32%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.27%) .NET
2 17 (9.19%) HTML
3 13 (7.03%) XML
4 10 (5.41%) SOAP
5 7 (3.78%) Spring
6 6 (3.24%) JSF
6 6 (3.24%) REST
6 6 (3.24%) SAP Smart Forms
6 6 (3.24%) SAPUI5
7 5 (2.70%) HTML5
7 5 (2.70%) jQuery
8 4 (2.16%) EJB
8 4 (2.16%) J2EE
8 4 (2.16%) JSTS
8 4 (2.16%) Velocity
9 3 (1.62%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.62%) J2SE
10 2 (1.08%) CSS
10 2 (1.08%) Java EE
10 2 (1.08%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.70%) CESG
2 5 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (2.16%) CESG CLAS
3 4 (2.16%) Cryptography
3 4 (2.16%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.62%) Clustering
4 3 (1.62%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (1.62%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.62%) VHDL
4 3 (1.62%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.08%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.08%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.54%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.54%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.54%) iPad
6 1 (0.54%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 52 (28.11%) Windows
2 18 (9.73%) Linux
3 14 (7.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (7.03%) Windows Server
5 7 (3.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.70%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.62%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.54%) Unix
8 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (25.41%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (18.92%) Software Engineering
3 32 (17.30%) UML
4 31 (16.76%) OO
5 29 (15.68%) OOA/OOD
6 25 (13.51%) Scrum
7 23 (12.43%) Requirements Management
8 18 (9.73%) TDD
9 14 (7.57%) ITIL
10 13 (7.03%) Risk Management
11 12 (6.49%) BDD
12 11 (5.95%) Non-Functional Testing
13 10 (5.41%) Configuration Management
13 10 (5.41%) Kanban
13 10 (5.41%) Project Management
13 10 (5.41%) Service Management
14 9 (4.86%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (4.86%) Network Architecture
14 9 (4.86%) Test Scripting
15 8 (4.32%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 36 (19.46%) Java
1 36 (19.46%) SQL
2 33 (17.84%) C
3 31 (16.76%) C++
4 21 (11.35%) C#
5 18 (9.73%) JavaScript
6 11 (5.95%) ABAP
7 9 (4.86%) Python
8 8 (4.32%) Embedded C++
9 7 (3.78%) Embedded C
10 6 (3.24%) PHP
10 6 (3.24%) SAPscript
11 5 (2.70%) Perl
12 4 (2.16%) Ruby
13 3 (1.62%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.62%) Scala
13 3 (1.62%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 185 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (9.73%) CISSP
3 9 (4.86%) CESG Certified Professional
3 9 (4.86%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (4.86%) DV Cleared
4 8 (4.32%) CCNP
5 7 (3.78%) CCNA
6 6 (3.24%) CEH
6 6 (3.24%) CREST Certified
6 6 (3.24%) ISEB
7 5 (2.70%) APMP
8 4 (2.16%) CISA
8 4 (2.16%) CISM
8 4 (2.16%) CLAS
8 4 (2.16%) OSCP
9 3 (1.62%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (1.62%) CHECK Team Leader
10 2 (1.08%) BC Cleared
10 2 (1.08%) CCENT
10 2 (1.08%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.49%) RMADS
2 8 (4.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.54%) QA
4 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (5.95%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.24%) VMware ESX
2 6 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.08%) Docker
3 2 (1.08%) vSphere
4 1 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.54%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (3.78%) Cisco Prime
1 7 (3.78%) Zenoss
2 5 (2.70%) SCCM
3 3 (1.62%) Ansible
3 3 (1.62%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.62%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.62%) SCOM
4 2 (1.08%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.08%) Puppet
5 1 (0.54%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.54%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.54%) Netcool
5 1 (0.54%) Pingdom
5 1 (0.54%) yum
5 1 (0.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (14.05%) Cisco
2 22 (11.89%) Coverity
3 19 (10.27%) SAP
4 14 (7.57%) CheckPoint
4 14 (7.57%) Microsoft
4 14 (7.57%) Red Hat
5 12 (6.49%) VMware
6 10 (5.41%) Juniper
7 9 (4.86%) F5
8 7 (3.78%) ServiceNow
9 6 (3.24%) BMC
10 5 (2.70%) Atlassian
10 5 (2.70%) Intel Security
11 4 (2.16%) Cloudera
11 4 (2.16%) Oracle
12 3 (1.62%) Adobe
12 3 (1.62%) arcserve
12 3 (1.62%) CA
12 3 (1.62%) Citrix
12 3 (1.62%) ILOG
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Exyka Limited
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