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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 20 15 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 29.85% 28.30% 68.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 74.07% 75.00% 84.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 13
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£453 £317 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.96% -25.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £295 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £668 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £373
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
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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
27 20 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 40.30% 37.74% 80.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 21
Average daily rate £410 £316 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.69% -25.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £208 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £590 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 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
Swansea +1 20 £453 +42.96% 1
Security Cleared
Wales

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 35 (85.37%) SC Cleared
2 10 (24.39%) Project Management
3 9 (21.95%) Oracle
3 9 (21.95%) PRINCE2
4 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.07%) SQL
5 7 (17.07%) Service Management
5 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (14.63%) Migration
6 6 (14.63%) ISEB
6 6 (14.63%) ISTQB
6 6 (14.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
7 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database
7 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
7 5 (12.20%) MS Project
7 5 (12.20%) Finance
8 4 (9.76%) UNIX
8 4 (9.76%) JDBC
8 4 (9.76%) Web Services
8 4 (9.76%) J2EE
8 4 (9.76%) Java
8 4 (9.76%) Axure RP
8 4 (9.76%) Web Application Development
8 4 (9.76%) Spring
8 4 (9.76%) JSF
8 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Test Management
8 4 (9.76%) System Testing
9 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 3 (7.32%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.88%) CICS
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Project
2 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) Nortel Alteon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (4.88%) Adabas
4 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.44%) DB2
4 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Axure RP
2 3 (7.32%) TestDirector
3 1 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.44%) CA Gen
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Project Manager
2 7 (17.07%) Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Test Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.76%) User Experience Designer
4 4 (9.76%) Designer
5 3 (7.32%) Change Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Business Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Junior
6 2 (4.88%) Release Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Business Development Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Development Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Junior Project Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Change Management Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Data Migration Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Data Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) CA Gen Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) JDBC
1 4 (9.76%) Web Services
1 4 (9.76%) Spring
1 4 (9.76%) JSF
1 4 (9.76%) J2EE
2 3 (7.32%) EJB
2 3 (7.32%) JAX-WS
2 3 (7.32%) EJB 3.0
2 3 (7.32%) XML
2 3 (7.32%) XSD
2 3 (7.32%) DOM
2 3 (7.32%) XSLT
2 3 (7.32%) WSDL
2 3 (7.32%) JAXB
2 3 (7.32%) SAX
3 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) UNIX
2 2 (4.88%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Project Management
2 9 (21.95%) PRINCE2
3 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (17.07%) Service Management
5 6 (14.63%) Migration
6 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
7 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Test Management
7 4 (9.76%) Web Application Development
7 4 (9.76%) System Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Transition Management
8 3 (7.32%) ITIL V3
8 3 (7.32%) ITIL
8 3 (7.32%) Scrum
8 3 (7.32%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (7.32%) TDD
8 3 (7.32%) Requirements Management
8 3 (7.32%) Business Development
8 3 (7.32%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) SQL
2 4 (9.76%) Java
3 3 (7.32%) XPath
4 2 (4.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (85.37%) SC Cleared
2 6 (14.63%) ISEB
2 6 (14.63%) ISTQB
2 6 (14.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.44%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.88%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Radware
4 1 (2.44%) VMware
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco
4 1 (2.44%) Nortel
4 1 (2.44%) Citrix
4 1 (2.44%) Avaya
4 1 (2.44%) CA
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £410 per day
Posted: 6 days ago