Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 5 3
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 0
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 47 62 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 27.65% 21.09% 33.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 62.67% 60.19% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 39 66
Newport median daily rate £400 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% -2.35% +13.33%
10th Percentile £200 £281 £328
90th Percentile £589 £763 £494
South Wales median daily rate £375 £425 £420
% change year-on-year -11.76% +1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 1
Newport median hourly rate £43.50 £55.00 £52.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.91% +5.72% -19.96%
10th Percentile £37.90 £27.66 £51.01
90th Percentile £59.25 £76.30 £53.04
South Wales median hourly rate £43.00 £55.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year -21.82% +91.30% +79.69%

SC Cleared is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Newport
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 75 103 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 44.12% 35.03% 48.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 56 73
Newport median daily rate £400 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% +10.34%
10th Percentile £194 £278 £321
90th Percentile £590 £575 £488
South Wales median daily rate £355 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -11.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 9
Newport median hourly rate £43.25 £57.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.78% +173.81% -16.00%
10th Percentile £35.13 £39.55 £9.00
90th Percentile £59.13 £72.90 £28.21
South Wales median hourly rate £40.00 £57.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year -30.43% +177.11% +29.04%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Newport

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SC Cleared in Newport.

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in Newport

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Newport over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared in Newport

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Newport.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in Newport

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Newport

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Newport over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SC Cleared in Newport

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Newport region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 47 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (23.40%) SQL
3 11 (23.40%) Windows
3 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
4 8 (17.02%) Java
4 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
4 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (17.02%) Migration
4 8 (17.02%) DevOps
5 7 (14.89%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (14.89%) ITIL
5 7 (14.89%) Test Automation
6 6 (12.77%) Windows 7
6 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (12.77%) VMware
6 6 (12.77%) .NET
6 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
6 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
6 6 (12.77%) Project Management
6 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
7 5 (10.64%) Coaching
7 5 (10.64%) Waterfall
7 5 (10.64%) High Availability
7 5 (10.64%) McAfee
7 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.64%) Risk Management
7 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (10.64%) PMI
7 5 (10.64%) PMI Certification

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 4 (8.51%) Mule
1 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
1 4 (8.51%) WildFly
2 3 (6.38%) IIS
2 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.26%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.26%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) VLAN
2 3 (6.38%) DHCP
2 3 (6.38%) DNS
2 3 (6.38%) Firewall
2 3 (6.38%) SAN
2 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.38%) VSAN
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
1 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (17.02%) Architect
2 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Project Planner
3 5 (10.64%) Test Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Developer
4 4 (8.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Security Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) EMC Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) EMC Storage Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.26%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) .NET
2 2 (4.26%) Middleware
2 2 (4.26%) Web Services
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) PMI
2 3 (6.38%) CESG
2 3 (6.38%) CLARiiON
3 2 (4.26%) Cyber Defence
3 2 (4.26%) EMC VNX
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Windows 7
2 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.51%) Linux
4 3 (6.38%) Windows 10
4 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.02%) DevOps
2 8 (17.02%) Migration
3 7 (14.89%) ITIL
3 7 (14.89%) Test Automation
4 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
4 6 (12.77%) Project Management
5 5 (10.64%) Coaching
5 5 (10.64%) Critical Path Analysis
5 5 (10.64%) High Availability
5 5 (10.64%) Risk Management
5 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.64%) Waterfall
6 4 (8.51%) Dashboard Development
6 4 (8.51%) ITIL V3
6 4 (8.51%) Security Hardening
7 3 (6.38%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.38%) Defect Management
7 3 (6.38%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (6.38%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) SQL
2 8 (17.02%) Java
3 4 (8.51%) Scala
4 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 47 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.64%) PMI Certification
3 4 (8.51%) CESG Certified Professional
3 4 (8.51%) CISSP
3 4 (8.51%) MCSE
4 3 (6.38%) ISEB
5 2 (4.26%) CCNP
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.26%) CISMP
5 2 (4.26%) Degree
5 2 (4.26%) HNC
5 2 (4.26%) ISSAP
6 1 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
1 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.51%) vSphere
3 3 (6.38%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (4.26%) BitLocker
5 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) SCCM
2 3 (6.38%) Backup Exec
2 3 (6.38%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.38%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (6.38%) NetBackup
2 3 (6.38%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (6.38%) SCOM
3 2 (4.26%) Ansible
3 2 (4.26%) Puppet
3 2 (4.26%) QRadar
3 2 (4.26%) Terraform
3 2 (4.26%) vCenter Server
3 2 (4.26%) WSUS
4 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) VMware
3 5 (10.64%) McAfee
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle
4 3 (6.38%) EMC
4 3 (6.38%) HP
4 3 (6.38%) Symantec
5 2 (4.26%) AlienVault
5 2 (4.26%) ArcSight
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco
5 2 (4.26%) Cloudera
5 2 (4.26%) Fujitsu
5 2 (4.26%) Hitachi
5 2 (4.26%) IBM
5 2 (4.26%) Intel
5 2 (4.26%) LogLogic
5 2 (4.26%) LogRhythm
5 2 (4.26%) Lumension
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.26%) Splunk