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 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 4 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 117 202 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 20.82% 23.52% 20.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 69.64% 63.72% 67.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 114 101
Median daily rate £418 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £526 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £382 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.05% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Median hourly rate £41.50 £14.58 £18.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+184.63% -20.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.30 £12.65 £15.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.30 £43.35 £42.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.58 £30.90 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.42% +23.60%
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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
168 317 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 29.89% 36.90% 30.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 196 152
Median daily rate £430 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.62% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £185 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £530 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 8
Median hourly rate £70.00 £13.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+438.46% -36.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.33 £8.50 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £73.55 £24.60 £27.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +12.50%

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 30 June 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 30 June 2016.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

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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 30 June 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 +1 94 £400 - 14
West Wales 0 11 £535 +21.59% 1
Mid Wales 0 2 £383 +15.90%
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Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 188 (76.42%) SC Cleared
2 81 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (26.02%) Windows
4 57 (23.17%) Java
5 53 (21.54%) SQL
6 46 (18.70%) Visual Studio
7 40 (16.26%) SQL Server
8 39 (15.85%) JavaScript
8 39 (15.85%) TDD
8 39 (15.85%) Selenium
9 38 (15.45%) Software Engineering
10 36 (14.63%) .NET
10 36 (14.63%) OO
11 35 (14.23%) C#
11 35 (14.23%) Scrum
12 34 (13.82%) HTML
13 30 (12.20%) Eclipse
14 29 (11.79%) TCP/IP
14 29 (11.79%) Microsoft
14 29 (11.79%) jQuery
15 28 (11.38%) C++
15 28 (11.38%) UML
16 27 (10.98%) C
17 26 (10.57%) XML
18 25 (10.16%) SAP
19 22 (8.94%) Linux
19 22 (8.94%) OOA/OOD
19 22 (8.94%) Cucumber
19 22 (8.94%) Rational DOORS
20 21 (8.54%) Perl

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 (4.88%) JBoss
2 10 (4.07%) Confluence
2 10 (4.07%) FileNet
2 10 (4.07%) LiveCycle
3 9 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (3.25%) Apache
4 8 (3.25%) IIS
4 8 (3.25%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.85%) GeoServer
5 7 (2.85%) IBM Notes
6 6 (2.44%) MS Exchange
7 5 (2.03%) MQSeries
7 5 (2.03%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.03%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.63%) IBM Domino
8 4 (1.63%) SAS
9 3 (1.22%) Moodle
9 3 (1.22%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.81%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.85%) Gliffy
3 6 (2.44%) MS Office
3 6 (2.44%) OrCAD
4 5 (2.03%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.22%) MS Project
6 2 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.41%) assyst
4 1 (0.41%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.41%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.41%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.25%) PaaS
3 6 (2.44%) Office 365
4 5 (2.03%) SaaS
5 2 (0.81%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.41%) GitHub
6 1 (0.41%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.41%) Route 53
6 1 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.79%) TCP/IP
2 21 (8.54%) SNMP
2 21 (8.54%) VoIP
3 18 (7.32%) Firewall
4 8 (3.25%) DHCP
4 8 (3.25%) DNS
5 5 (2.03%) Wireless
6 4 (1.63%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (1.63%) Internet
6 4 (1.63%) LDAP
6 4 (1.63%) SAN
6 4 (1.63%) SMTP
6 4 (1.63%) Wireless Security
7 3 (1.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.22%) SSL
7 3 (1.22%) VPN
7 3 (1.22%) WAN
7 3 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.81%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (0.81%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (16.26%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (5.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.25%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (3.25%) MySQL
6 5 (2.03%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.63%) Base SAS
7 4 (1.63%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.63%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.63%) Redis
7 4 (1.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 3 (1.22%) GIS
9 2 (0.81%) DB2
9 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.81%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.81%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.81%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 46 (18.70%) Visual Studio
2 39 (15.85%) Selenium
3 30 (12.20%) Eclipse
4 22 (8.94%) Cucumber
4 22 (8.94%) Rational DOORS
5 20 (8.13%) StarTeam
6 16 (6.50%) JIRA
7 15 (6.10%) JMeter
7 15 (6.10%) SpecFlow
8 14 (5.69%) Maven
9 13 (5.28%) JUnit
10 12 (4.88%) Ant
10 12 (4.88%) Git (software)
10 12 (4.88%) Subversion
11 11 (4.47%) DbUnit
11 11 (4.47%) Spock
12 10 (4.07%) Hudson
12 10 (4.07%) WebDriver
13 7 (2.85%) Jenkins
14 6 (2.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (6.91%) Finance
1 17 (6.91%) Telecoms
2 15 (6.10%) Manufacturing
3 9 (3.66%) Legal
4 8 (3.25%) Back Office
5 6 (2.44%) Electronics
5 6 (2.44%) Marketing
6 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 81 (32.93%) Developer
2 23 (9.35%) Architect
3 21 (8.54%) Java Developer
4 20 (8.13%) Analyst
5 19 (7.72%) Software Engineer
6 17 (6.91%) SAP Developer
7 14 (5.69%) ABAP Developer
7 14 (5.69%) Software Developer
8 13 (5.28%) Network Engineer
9 12 (4.88%) C# Developer
9 12 (4.88%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 12 (4.88%) Security Architect
9 12 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
9 12 (4.88%) Test Analyst
10 11 (4.47%) Consultant
10 11 (4.47%) Tester
11 10 (4.07%) .NET Developer
11 10 (4.07%) UI Developer
12 9 (3.66%) C++ Software Engineer
12 9 (3.66%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (14.63%) .NET
2 34 (13.82%) HTML
3 29 (11.79%) jQuery
4 26 (10.57%) XML
5 18 (7.32%) SOAP
6 16 (6.50%) REST
7 15 (6.10%) Spring
8 14 (5.69%) JSF
9 13 (5.28%) CSS
10 12 (4.88%) .NET Framework
10 12 (4.88%) Hibernate
11 11 (4.47%) Ajax
11 11 (4.47%) JSTS
12 10 (4.07%) J2EE
12 10 (4.07%) SAP Smart Forms
12 10 (4.07%) SAPUI5
13 9 (3.66%) Entity Framework
13 9 (3.66%) HTML5
13 9 (3.66%) Java EE
14 8 (3.25%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.85%) Management Information System
2 7 (2.85%) NHS
2 7 (2.85%) Replication
3 5 (2.03%) CESG
3 5 (2.03%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.03%) Public Cloud
4 4 (1.63%) CESG CLAS
4 4 (1.63%) Clustering
4 4 (1.63%) Cryptography
5 3 (1.22%) Enterprise Cloud
5 3 (1.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (1.22%) PKI
5 3 (1.22%) VHDL
6 2 (0.81%) CMDB
6 2 (0.81%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.81%) e-Learning
6 2 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.41%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 64 (26.02%) Windows
2 22 (8.94%) Linux
3 20 (8.13%) Unix
4 17 (6.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (6.10%) Windows Server
6 9 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.03%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.63%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.22%) CentOS
9 3 (1.22%) Fedora
9 3 (1.22%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.41%) AIX
10 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (15.85%) TDD
3 38 (15.45%) Software Engineering
4 36 (14.63%) OO
5 35 (14.23%) Scrum
6 28 (11.38%) UML
7 22 (8.94%) OOA/OOD
8 20 (8.13%) Requirements Management
9 19 (7.72%) Configuration Management
10 18 (7.32%) ITIL
10 18 (7.32%) Project Management
11 15 (6.10%) Document Management
11 15 (6.10%) Non-Functional Testing
11 15 (6.10%) Risk Management
11 15 (6.10%) Unit Testing
12 14 (5.69%) BDD
13 12 (4.88%) Migration
13 12 (4.88%) Test Scripting
14 11 (4.47%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (4.47%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 57 (23.17%) Java
2 53 (21.54%) SQL
3 39 (15.85%) JavaScript
4 35 (14.23%) C#
5 28 (11.38%) C++
6 27 (10.98%) C
7 21 (8.54%) Perl
8 18 (7.32%) ABAP
9 16 (6.50%) T-SQL
10 10 (4.07%) SAPscript
11 9 (3.66%) PHP
12 6 (2.44%) Python
13 5 (2.03%) PowerShell
13 5 (2.03%) Scala
14 4 (1.63%) Go
14 4 (1.63%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.63%) Ruby
15 2 (0.81%) ANSI SQL
15 2 (0.81%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.81%) VC++
Qualifications
1 188 (76.42%) SC Cleared
2 20 (8.13%) DV Cleared
3 18 (7.32%) CISSP
4 17 (6.91%) BPSS Clearance
5 11 (4.47%) CESG Certified Professional
6 8 (3.25%) ISEB
7 5 (2.03%) BC Cleared
7 5 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.63%) CCNA
8 4 (1.63%) CCNP
8 4 (1.63%) CEH
8 4 (1.63%) CISA
8 4 (1.63%) CISM
8 4 (1.63%) CLAS
8 4 (1.63%) CREST Certified
8 4 (1.63%) OSCP
9 3 (1.22%) CHECK Team Leader
10 2 (0.81%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.81%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 13 (5.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (5.28%) RMADS
3 7 (2.85%) QA
4 4 (1.63%) HL7
4 4 (1.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (1.63%) P3O
5 3 (1.22%) SLA
6 1 (0.41%) JSP 440
System Software
1 19 (7.72%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.44%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.41%) Docker
5 1 (0.41%) Firmware
5 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.41%) vSphere
5 1 (0.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (4.07%) Ansible
2 8 (3.25%) Puppet
3 7 (2.85%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.03%) SCOM
5 4 (1.63%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (1.63%) SCCM
5 4 (1.63%) Zenoss
6 3 (1.22%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.22%) Salt
7 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.81%) Pingdom
7 2 (0.81%) yum
7 2 (0.81%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.41%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.41%) Marathon
8 1 (0.41%) Mesos
8 1 (0.41%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.41%) Piwik
8 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 29 (11.79%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.16%) SAP
3 20 (8.13%) Coverity
4 17 (6.91%) Cisco
4 17 (6.91%) Red Hat
5 13 (5.28%) VMware
6 10 (4.07%) Adobe
6 10 (4.07%) ILOG
6 10 (4.07%) Oracle
6 10 (4.07%) Splunk
7 8 (3.25%) Juniper
8 7 (2.85%) BMC
8 7 (2.85%) Kofax
8 7 (2.85%) Lotus
9 6 (2.44%) CheckPoint
9 6 (2.44%) ServiceNow
10 5 (2.03%) Atlassian
10 5 (2.03%) F5
10 5 (2.03%) IBM
11 4 (1.63%) Remedy
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