The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 2 8 1
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 45 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 41.67% 15.52% 48.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 70.31% 52.94% 76.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 8
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£388 £356 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% -9.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £297 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £457 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £357 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.79% -4.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.92 £18.00 £26.38
% change year-on-year
+88.44% -31.75%
Security Cleared
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Wales region.

Qualifications Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
64 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 59.26% 29.31% 63.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 9
Average daily rate £326 £315 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -20.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £302 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.68% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £13.75 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -33.33%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the West Wales region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

Security Cleared
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Swansea +8 44 £388 +8.84% 2
Security Cleared
Wales

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 59 (84.29%) SC Cleared
2 28 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 27 (38.57%) SQL
4 25 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (25.71%) PRINCE2
8 16 (22.86%) Finance
9 13 (18.57%) Project Management
9 13 (18.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (17.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 12 (17.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (17.14%) MDX
10 12 (17.14%) SharePoint
10 12 (17.14%) Data Modelling
10 12 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (17.14%) OLAP
10 12 (17.14%) PerformancePoint
11 10 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 10 (14.29%) MS Project
11 10 (14.29%) Service Delivery
12 9 (12.86%) Risk Assessment
12 9 (12.86%) Risk Management
12 9 (12.86%) ITIL
12 9 (12.86%) Impala
13 7 (10.00%) ITSM
13 7 (10.00%) Service Management
13 7 (10.00%) Avaya
13 7 (10.00%) Java
14 6 (8.57%) C

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 12 (17.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (14.29%) MS Project
2 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) IaaS
1 1 (1.43%) SaaS
1 1 (1.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) Firewall
2 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.29%) Network Security
4 1 (1.43%) Intranet
4 1 (1.43%) Internet
4 1 (1.43%) HTTP
4 1 (1.43%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (17.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 12 (17.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 12 (17.14%) OLAP
3 12 (17.14%) PerformancePoint
4 9 (12.86%) Impala
5 2 (2.86%) MySQL
5 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.43%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 25 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (5.71%) CA Gen
3 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.43%) Subversion
4 1 (1.43%) JIRA
General
1 16 (22.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (30.00%) Developer
2 15 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 9 (12.86%) DBA
4 8 (11.43%) SQL DBA
5 6 (8.57%) Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) SQL Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Database Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Applications Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Network Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Administrator
7 4 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Project Coordinator
8 3 (4.29%) Service Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Security Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Coordinator
9 2 (2.86%) Business Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.14%) MDX
2 5 (7.14%) Web Services
3 4 (5.71%) .NET
4 2 (2.86%) XML
4 2 (2.86%) VXML
4 2 (2.86%) JSON
4 2 (2.86%) jQuery
5 1 (1.43%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.43%) REST
5 1 (1.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.86%) IVR
2 2 (2.86%) Open Source
3 1 (1.43%) User Experience
3 1 (1.43%) Clustering
3 1 (1.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.14%) UNIX
2 4 (5.71%) Linux
3 2 (2.86%) Windows
4 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.71%) PRINCE2
3 13 (18.57%) Project Management
3 13 (18.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (17.14%) Data Modelling
4 12 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 9 (12.86%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (12.86%) Risk Management
6 9 (12.86%) ITIL
7 7 (10.00%) ITSM
7 7 (10.00%) Service Management
8 4 (5.71%) Scrum
8 4 (5.71%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.71%) Transition Management
9 3 (4.29%) TDD
9 3 (4.29%) SOA
10 2 (2.86%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.86%) Information Security
10 2 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.57%) SQL
2 7 (10.00%) Java
3 6 (8.57%) C
4 3 (4.29%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.86%) C#
5 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.43%) Scala
6 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (84.29%) SC Cleared
2 10 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.29%) CCSE
4 3 (4.29%) BC Cleared
4 3 (4.29%) CCSP
4 3 (4.29%) CCNP
5 2 (2.86%) CCNA
5 2 (2.86%) CISSP
5 2 (2.86%) CISM
5 2 (2.86%) CISMP
6 1 (1.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) SLA
2 2 (2.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Puppet
1 2 (2.86%) Ansible
2 1 (1.43%) SELinux
2 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (10.00%) Avaya
2 5 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 5 (7.14%) Cisco
2 5 (7.14%) Nortel
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle
3 4 (5.71%) CA
4 3 (4.29%) F5
4 3 (4.29%) Juniper
4 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.29%) Radware
5 1 (1.43%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £280 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago