The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 3 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 124 172 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 21.83% 19.68% 22.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 68.13% 60.14% 65.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 98 100
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £310 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.86% +6.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Median hourly rate £76.25 £14.33 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+432.10% -57.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £12.14 £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.10 £43.75 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.95 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+9.54% +59.75%
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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
182 286 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 32.04% 32.72% 34.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 179 157
Median daily rate £415 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.48% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £185 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 6
Median hourly rate £72.50 £12.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+480.00% -44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £9.00 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.10 £32.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 July 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 +3 100 £400 - 14
West Wales -3 8 £520 +20.57% 2
Mid Wales -2 3 £383 +12.50%
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Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 213 (80.38%) SC Cleared
2 81 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (27.17%) Windows
4 61 (23.02%) Java
5 57 (21.51%) SQL
6 51 (19.25%) Visual Studio
7 44 (16.60%) Software Engineering
8 43 (16.23%) OO
9 41 (15.47%) SQL Server
10 40 (15.09%) JavaScript
11 39 (14.72%) C#
12 37 (13.96%) TDD
12 37 (13.96%) Selenium
13 36 (13.58%) .NET
13 36 (13.58%) Eclipse
14 35 (13.21%) TCP/IP
14 35 (13.21%) C++
14 35 (13.21%) UML
15 33 (12.45%) C
16 32 (12.08%) HTML
17 31 (11.70%) Scrum
18 29 (10.94%) OOA/OOD
19 28 (10.57%) Linux
19 28 (10.57%) Microsoft
20 27 (10.19%) Rational DOORS
21 26 (9.81%) jQuery
21 26 (9.81%) SNMP
21 26 (9.81%) VoIP
21 26 (9.81%) SAP
22 25 (9.43%) StarTeam

Security 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 12 (4.53%) JBoss
2 10 (3.77%) Confluence
2 10 (3.77%) FileNet
2 10 (3.77%) LiveCycle
3 9 (3.40%) Apache
4 8 (3.02%) IIS
4 8 (3.02%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.64%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (2.64%) GeoServer
6 6 (2.26%) IBM Notes
6 6 (2.26%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.89%) MQSeries
7 5 (1.89%) SAS
7 5 (1.89%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.89%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.51%) IBM Domino
9 3 (1.13%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.13%) Moodle
9 3 (1.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (4.91%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.64%) Gliffy
3 6 (2.26%) OrCAD
4 4 (1.51%) MS Office
5 2 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.75%) assyst
3 2 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.38%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.38%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.38%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.28%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.77%) PaaS
3 6 (2.26%) Office 365
4 5 (1.89%) SaaS
5 2 (0.75%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.38%) GitHub
6 1 (0.38%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.38%) Route 53
6 1 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (13.21%) TCP/IP
2 26 (9.81%) SNMP
2 26 (9.81%) VoIP
3 21 (7.92%) Firewall
4 9 (3.40%) DHCP
4 9 (3.40%) DNS
5 6 (2.26%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (2.26%) WAN
6 5 (1.89%) Network Security
6 5 (1.89%) Wireless
7 4 (1.51%) Cisco IPT
7 4 (1.51%) Cisco ISE
7 4 (1.51%) Internet
7 4 (1.51%) LDAP
7 4 (1.51%) SAN
7 4 (1.51%) SMTP
7 4 (1.51%) TACACS
7 4 (1.51%) VPN
7 4 (1.51%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (1.51%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (15.47%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (5.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (4.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.02%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (3.02%) MySQL
6 5 (1.89%) Base SAS
6 5 (1.89%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.51%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.13%) GIS
9 2 (0.75%) DB2
9 2 (0.75%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.75%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.75%) VoltDB
10 1 (0.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 51 (19.25%) Visual Studio
2 37 (13.96%) Selenium
3 36 (13.58%) Eclipse
4 27 (10.19%) Rational DOORS
5 25 (9.43%) StarTeam
6 19 (7.17%) Cucumber
7 16 (6.04%) JIRA
8 15 (5.66%) JMeter
8 15 (5.66%) SpecFlow
9 14 (5.28%) Maven
10 13 (4.91%) Git (software)
10 13 (4.91%) JUnit
10 13 (4.91%) Subversion
11 12 (4.53%) Ant
12 11 (4.15%) DbUnit
12 11 (4.15%) Spock
13 10 (3.77%) Hudson
13 10 (3.77%) WebDriver
14 8 (3.02%) Jenkins
15 6 (2.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (6.42%) Finance
1 17 (6.42%) Telecoms
2 16 (6.04%) Manufacturing
3 8 (3.02%) Back Office
4 7 (2.64%) Electronics
4 7 (2.64%) Marketing
5 6 (2.26%) Legal
6 1 (0.38%) Military
6 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 82 (30.94%) Developer
2 30 (11.32%) Architect
3 24 (9.06%) Software Engineer
4 19 (7.17%) Java Developer
5 17 (6.42%) Network Engineer
5 17 (6.42%) SAP Developer
6 16 (6.04%) Software Developer
7 15 (5.66%) Analyst
8 14 (5.28%) ABAP Developer
8 14 (5.28%) C# Developer
8 14 (5.28%) Senior Software Engineer
9 12 (4.53%) Consultant
9 12 (4.53%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 12 (4.53%) Security Architect
10 11 (4.15%) C++ Software Engineer
10 11 (4.15%) Tester
11 10 (3.77%) .NET Developer
11 10 (3.77%) C# Software Developer
11 10 (3.77%) Technical Architect
11 10 (3.77%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (13.58%) .NET
2 32 (12.08%) HTML
3 26 (9.81%) jQuery
4 24 (9.06%) XML
5 18 (6.79%) REST
5 18 (6.79%) SOAP
6 15 (5.66%) Spring
7 14 (5.28%) JSF
8 13 (4.91%) CSS
9 12 (4.53%) .NET Framework
9 12 (4.53%) Hibernate
10 11 (4.15%) Ajax
10 11 (4.15%) JSTS
11 10 (3.77%) J2EE
11 10 (3.77%) SAP Smart Forms
11 10 (3.77%) SAPUI5
12 9 (3.40%) Entity Framework
12 9 (3.40%) HTML5
12 9 (3.40%) Java EE
13 8 (3.02%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.02%) Replication
3 7 (2.64%) Cryptography
3 7 (2.64%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.89%) CESG
4 5 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 5 (1.89%) NHS
4 5 (1.89%) Public Cloud
5 4 (1.51%) CESG CLAS
5 4 (1.51%) Clustering
5 4 (1.51%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.13%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.13%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.13%) Enterprise Cloud
6 3 (1.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (1.13%) PKI
6 3 (1.13%) VHDL
7 2 (0.75%) CMDB
7 2 (0.75%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 72 (27.17%) Windows
2 28 (10.57%) Linux
3 19 (7.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (6.79%) Unix
4 18 (6.79%) Windows Server
5 10 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.89%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.13%) CentOS
7 3 (1.13%) Fedora
7 3 (1.13%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.13%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.38%) AIX
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (16.60%) Software Engineering
3 43 (16.23%) OO
4 37 (13.96%) TDD
5 35 (13.21%) UML
6 31 (11.70%) Scrum
7 29 (10.94%) OOA/OOD
8 25 (9.43%) Requirements Management
9 21 (7.92%) ITIL
10 20 (7.55%) Configuration Management
11 17 (6.42%) Project Management
12 15 (5.66%) Document Management
12 15 (5.66%) Unit Testing
13 14 (5.28%) BDD
13 14 (5.28%) Risk Management
14 13 (4.91%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (4.91%) Non-Functional Testing
15 12 (4.53%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (4.53%) DevOps
15 12 (4.53%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 61 (23.02%) Java
2 57 (21.51%) SQL
3 40 (15.09%) JavaScript
4 39 (14.72%) C#
5 35 (13.21%) C++
6 33 (12.45%) C
7 18 (6.79%) ABAP
7 18 (6.79%) Perl
8 16 (6.04%) T-SQL
9 12 (4.53%) Python
10 10 (3.77%) SAPscript
11 9 (3.40%) PHP
12 5 (1.89%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.51%) Embedded C
13 4 (1.51%) Embedded C++
13 4 (1.51%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.51%) Ruby
13 4 (1.51%) Scala
14 3 (1.13%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.75%) VC++
Qualifications
1 213 (80.38%) SC Cleared
2 21 (7.92%) CISSP
3 20 (7.55%) DV Cleared
4 16 (6.04%) BPSS Clearance
5 11 (4.15%) CESG Certified Professional
6 8 (3.02%) ISEB
7 7 (2.64%) CEH
7 7 (2.64%) CREST Certified
8 6 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.89%) BC Cleared
9 5 (1.89%) CCNP
10 4 (1.51%) APMP
10 4 (1.51%) CCNA
10 4 (1.51%) CISA
10 4 (1.51%) CISM
10 4 (1.51%) CLAS
10 4 (1.51%) OSCP
11 3 (1.13%) CHECK Team Leader
11 3 (1.13%) Degree
12 2 (0.75%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.42%) Disclosure Scotland
2 13 (4.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (4.91%) RMADS
3 7 (2.64%) QA
4 4 (1.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (1.13%) SLA
6 1 (0.38%) HL7
System Software
1 20 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.26%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.75%) Docker
4 2 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.38%) Firmware
5 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.38%) vSphere
5 1 (0.38%) Xen
5 1 (0.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (3.77%) Ansible
2 8 (3.02%) Puppet
3 7 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.26%) Cisco Prime
5 5 (1.89%) SCCM
5 5 (1.89%) SCOM
5 5 (1.89%) Zenoss
6 3 (1.13%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.13%) Salt
7 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.75%) Pingdom
7 2 (0.75%) yum
7 2 (0.75%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.38%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.38%) Fluentd
8 1 (0.38%) Marathon
8 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.38%) Piwik
8 1 (0.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (10.57%) Microsoft
2 26 (9.81%) SAP
3 25 (9.43%) Coverity
4 21 (7.92%) Cisco
5 19 (7.17%) Red Hat
6 14 (5.28%) VMware
7 10 (3.77%) Adobe
7 10 (3.77%) ILOG
7 10 (3.77%) Oracle
7 10 (3.77%) Splunk
8 9 (3.40%) CheckPoint
8 9 (3.40%) Juniper
9 8 (3.02%) BMC
10 7 (2.64%) F5
10 7 (2.64%) Kofax
10 7 (2.64%) ServiceNow
11 6 (2.26%) Lotus
12 5 (1.89%) Atlassian
12 5 (1.89%) Cloudera
12 5 (1.89%) IBM
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