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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 4 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 171 55 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 22.01% 10.85% 16.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.54% 35.95% 55.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 28 22
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£356 £350 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% -13.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £634
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 11
Average hourly rate £16.08 £16.16 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.49% +7.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £16.16 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.58 £16.16 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -34.54%
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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
257 153 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 33.08% 30.18% 29.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 78 59
Average daily rate £350 £320 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -14.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £511 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 16
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.16 £16.16
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.92 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.42 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +5 117 £356 +4.01% 11
West Wales -3 18 £425 +14.86% 3
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

1 256 (79.50%) SC Cleared
2 133 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (31.06%) Java
4 82 (25.47%) Scrum
5 61 (18.94%) SQL Server
5 61 (18.94%) Web Services
5 61 (18.94%) XML
5 61 (18.94%) TDD
6 59 (18.32%) Open Source
7 56 (17.39%) Subversion
8 55 (17.08%) Selenium
9 54 (16.77%) C#
10 52 (16.15%) SQL
11 51 (15.84%) XSLT
11 51 (15.84%) JIRA
11 51 (15.84%) Spring
12 48 (14.91%) Jenkins
13 45 (13.98%) .NET
14 43 (13.35%) Microsoft
15 42 (13.04%) Project Management
16 41 (12.73%) WebDriver
17 39 (12.11%) IBM
18 36 (11.18%) J2EE
18 36 (11.18%) Oracle
18 36 (11.18%) JUnit
18 36 (11.18%) BDD
19 35 (10.87%) Automation Testing
19 35 (10.87%) Maven
19 35 (10.87%) Kanban
19 35 (10.87%) Windows

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Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 32 (9.94%) FileNet
2 29 (9.01%) SharePoint
3 19 (5.90%) Confluence
4 13 (4.04%) WebSphere
5 7 (2.17%) JBoss
6 4 (1.24%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.93%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.93%) OpenROAD
7 3 (0.93%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.62%) Documentum
8 2 (0.62%) Apache
9 1 (0.31%) IIS
9 1 (0.31%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.31%) Lync
9 1 (0.31%) Node.js
9 1 (0.31%) Mule
9 1 (0.31%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 11 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.48%) MS Project
3 7 (2.17%) MS Office
4 4 (1.24%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (1.55%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.31%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.31%) SaaS
1 1 (0.31%) PaaS
1 1 (0.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.35%) Firewall
2 12 (3.73%) WAN
3 8 (2.48%) LAN
3 8 (2.48%) Internet
4 7 (2.17%) DNS
5 6 (1.86%) Wireless
5 6 (1.86%) NAS
6 5 (1.55%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.55%) LLU
6 5 (1.55%) ADSL
7 4 (1.24%) Network Security
8 3 (0.93%) VoIP
8 3 (0.93%) Intranet
8 3 (0.93%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.62%) HTTP
10 1 (0.31%) SMS
10 1 (0.31%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.31%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.31%) Nortel Alteon
10 1 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (18.94%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 29 (9.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (6.52%) MongoDB
5 18 (5.59%) Apache Cassandra
5 18 (5.59%) NoSQL
6 15 (4.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (4.66%) Relational Database
7 14 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (3.42%) MySQL
9 9 (2.80%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (2.17%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (1.24%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.93%) Ingres
13 3 (0.93%) MS Access
13 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
15 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 56 (17.39%) Subversion
2 55 (17.08%) Selenium
3 51 (15.84%) JIRA
4 48 (14.91%) Jenkins
5 41 (12.73%) WebDriver
6 36 (11.18%) JUnit
7 35 (10.87%) Maven
8 27 (8.39%) Team Foundation Server
9 26 (8.07%) Bugzilla
10 22 (6.83%) TortoiseSVN
11 19 (5.90%) TestNG
11 19 (5.90%) Hudson
12 17 (5.28%) Ant
12 17 (5.28%) JMeter
13 7 (2.17%) Visual Studio
13 7 (2.17%) Eclipse
14 4 (1.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 4 (1.24%) CA Gen
15 3 (0.93%) Git (software)
16 2 (0.62%) DbUnit
General
1 29 (9.01%) Finance
2 6 (1.86%) Back Office
3 4 (1.24%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.31%) Military
4 1 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 91 (28.26%) Developer
2 62 (19.25%) Java Developer
3 34 (10.56%) Analyst
4 21 (6.52%) Tester
5 20 (6.21%) Test Analyst
6 18 (5.59%) Architect
7 17 (5.28%) Consultant
8 15 (4.66%) Designer
9 14 (4.35%) DBA
10 12 (3.73%) SQL DBA
11 11 (3.42%) Network Engineer
11 11 (3.42%) Project Manager
12 10 (3.11%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (2.80%) Agile Coach
14 8 (2.48%) Test Manager
14 8 (2.48%) Security Engineer
15 7 (2.17%) Wintel Engineer
15 7 (2.17%) Database Specialist
15 7 (2.17%) Administrator
15 7 (2.17%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (18.94%) Web Services
1 61 (18.94%) XML
2 51 (15.84%) XSLT
2 51 (15.84%) Spring
3 45 (13.98%) .NET
4 36 (11.18%) J2EE
5 31 (9.63%) Hibernate
6 28 (8.70%) SOAP
7 27 (8.39%) .NET Framework
8 25 (7.76%) JSF
9 21 (6.52%) HTML
9 21 (6.52%) AngularJS
10 19 (5.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 19 (5.90%) REST
11 15 (4.66%) XML Schema
11 15 (4.66%) JSON
11 15 (4.66%) Struts
12 14 (4.35%) Java SE
13 12 (3.73%) MyBatis
14 11 (3.42%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 59 (18.32%) Open Source
2 19 (5.90%) Client/Server
3 13 (4.04%) Mainframe
4 8 (2.48%) Replication
5 5 (1.55%) iSeries
6 4 (1.24%) AS400
7 3 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.62%) PKI
8 2 (0.62%) Statistics
8 2 (0.62%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.62%) GIS
8 2 (0.62%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.31%) Clustering
9 1 (0.31%) PMI
9 1 (0.31%) NHS
9 1 (0.31%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.31%) CMDB
9 1 (0.31%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.31%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.31%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (10.87%) Windows
2 19 (5.90%) UNIX
3 14 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (2.17%) Linux
6 5 (1.55%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.93%) AIX
9 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.31%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (25.47%) Scrum
3 61 (18.94%) TDD
4 42 (13.04%) Project Management
5 36 (11.18%) BDD
6 35 (10.87%) Automation Testing
6 35 (10.87%) Kanban
7 32 (9.94%) Test Scripting
8 30 (9.32%) Software Testing
9 29 (9.01%) Configuration Management
10 28 (8.70%) Load Testing
11 25 (7.76%) Test Management
12 22 (6.83%) OO
12 22 (6.83%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (6.21%) RUP
13 20 (6.21%) DSDM
14 19 (5.90%) OOA/OOD
14 19 (5.90%) Pair Programming
14 19 (5.90%) Release Management
15 18 (5.59%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 100 (31.06%) Java
2 54 (16.77%) C#
3 52 (16.15%) SQL
4 16 (4.97%) T-SQL
4 16 (4.97%) JavaScript
4 16 (4.97%) XPath
5 5 (1.55%) Scala
6 4 (1.24%) VB.NET
6 4 (1.24%) Python
6 4 (1.24%) Perl
6 4 (1.24%) C
7 3 (0.93%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.62%) VB
9 1 (0.31%) Ruby
9 1 (0.31%) ABAP
9 1 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 256 (79.50%) SC Cleared
2 31 (9.63%) ISTQB
3 30 (9.32%) ISEB
4 16 (4.97%) DV Cleared
5 9 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (2.48%) CCNP
7 7 (2.17%) BC Cleared
8 6 (1.86%) MCITP
8 6 (1.86%) MCDBA
8 6 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.24%) CCNA
9 4 (1.24%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (0.93%) CCSE
10 3 (0.93%) Degree
10 3 (0.93%) CCSP
10 3 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.62%) CISSP
11 2 (0.62%) GIAC
11 2 (0.62%) GCIA
11 2 (0.62%) GCFW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.80%) QA
2 6 (1.86%) SLA
3 1 (0.31%) P3O
3 1 (0.31%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (1.86%) NFS
2 5 (1.55%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.93%) Shibboleth
4 2 (0.62%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (0.62%) UAG
4 2 (0.62%) MetaFrame
4 2 (0.62%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.62%) XenApp
4 2 (0.62%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (7.76%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.24%) SCCM
3 3 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.62%) WSUS
4 2 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.31%) Puppet
5 1 (0.31%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.31%) Ansible
Vendors
1 43 (13.35%) Microsoft
2 39 (12.11%) IBM
3 36 (11.18%) Oracle
4 20 (6.21%) Cisco
5 18 (5.59%) Twitter
6 13 (4.04%) Red Gate
7 11 (3.42%) Juniper
8 9 (2.80%) CheckPoint
8 9 (2.80%) McAfee
9 7 (2.17%) VMware
9 7 (2.17%) Citrix
9 7 (2.17%) F5
10 6 (1.86%) NetApp
10 6 (1.86%) SAP
10 6 (1.86%) Sophos
11 5 (1.55%) CA
12 4 (1.24%) Informatica
12 4 (1.24%) Avaya
12 4 (1.24%) Nortel
12 4 (1.24%) Blue Coat
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