Period
to 28 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 28 January 2021 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 Clearance
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
28 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 76 138 157
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 38.38% 45.70% 47.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 72.38% 92.00% 92.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 107 119
Median daily rate £475 £465 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.15% -2.11% +11.76%
10th Percentile £278 £225 £295
90th Percentile £537 £550 £588
South Wales median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +14.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 0
Median hourly rate £21.80 £41.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.83% - -
South Wales median hourly rate £21.80 £41.00 -
% change year-on-year -46.83% - -

Security 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 105 150 170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 53.03% 49.67% 51.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 114 125
Median daily rate £475 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% -2.63% +18.75%
10th Percentile £197 £236 £300
90th Percentile £556 £550 £588
South Wales median daily rate £434 £455 £438
% change year-on-year -4.67% +4.00% +14.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 4
Median hourly rate £21.86 £41.00 £14.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.68% +178.82% -68.43%
10th Percentile £16.30 £11.57 £10.04
90th Percentile £24.97 £42.00 £21.30
Median hourly rate £21.86 £27.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year -19.78% +81.67% -57.14%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Newport

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Security Cleared in Newport.

Daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Newport

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Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Security Cleared in Newport over the 6 months to 28 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Newport

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Security Cleared in Newport.

Hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Newport

For the 6 months to 28 January 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newport region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 70 (92.11%) SC Cleared
2 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (19.74%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (18.42%) AWS
5 12 (15.79%) Terraform
6 11 (14.47%) Project Management
6 11 (14.47%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (14.47%) Customer Requirements
6 11 (14.47%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (13.16%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (13.16%) Public Sector
7 10 (13.16%) Data Management
7 10 (13.16%) Information Security
8 9 (11.84%) VHDL
8 9 (11.84%) Altera
8 9 (11.84%) Time Management
8 9 (11.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 9 (11.84%) Xilinx
8 9 (11.84%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (11.84%) Architectural Design
8 9 (11.84%) FPGA Design
8 9 (11.84%) GCP
9 8 (10.53%) CESG Certified Professional
9 8 (10.53%) IIS
9 8 (10.53%) Python
9 8 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (10.53%) CESG
10 7 (9.21%) Risk Management
10 7 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (9.21%) Information Assurance

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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 8 (10.53%) IIS
2 3 (3.95%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.95%) SAS
3 2 (2.63%) Confluence
3 2 (2.63%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Stata
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.32%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.42%) AWS
2 9 (11.84%) GCP
3 2 (2.63%) GitHub
3 2 (2.63%) Trello
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.32%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.32%) AWS Step Functions
4 1 (1.32%) Azure
4 1 (1.32%) Office 365
4 1 (1.32%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.32%) Serverless
4 1 (1.32%) Slack
4 1 (1.32%) SurveyMonkey
4 1 (1.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) LAN
1 4 (5.26%) WAN
2 3 (3.95%) SAN
3 2 (2.63%) Firewall
3 2 (2.63%) NAS
3 2 (2.63%) Skype
3 2 (2.63%) Wireless
4 1 (1.32%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.32%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) Apache Hive
1 3 (3.95%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (1.32%) Big Data
2 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.32%) Power BI
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Cucumber
1 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 10 (13.16%) Public Sector
2 4 (5.26%) Publishing
3 3 (3.95%) Aerospace
3 3 (3.95%) Billing
3 3 (3.95%) Finance
4 1 (1.32%) Law
4 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (15.79%) Architect
2 11 (14.47%) Delivery Manager
3 9 (11.84%) FPGA Engineer
4 7 (9.21%) Analyst
5 5 (6.58%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 5 (6.58%) Risk Manager
5 5 (6.58%) Security Manager
6 4 (5.26%) AWS Architect
6 4 (5.26%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) Research Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) Security Architect
7 3 (3.95%) Technical Architect
7 3 (3.95%) Technical Leader
8 2 (2.63%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) Cybersecurity Architect
8 2 (2.63%) Senior Manager
8 2 (2.63%) Storage Architect
8 2 (2.63%) Test Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) Validation Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) Shiny
2 2 (2.63%) Flash
2 2 (2.63%) Gherkin
2 2 (2.63%) PySpark
3 1 (1.32%) .NET
3 1 (1.32%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.47%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (11.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (11.84%) VHDL
4 8 (10.53%) CESG
5 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.95%) Replication
7 2 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.32%) Clustering
8 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.32%) Linked Data
8 1 (1.32%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.63%) Unix
1 2 (2.63%) Windows
2 1 (1.32%) Linux
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (1.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (14.47%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (14.47%) Customer Requirements
2 11 (14.47%) Project Management
3 10 (13.16%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (13.16%) Data Management
3 10 (13.16%) Information Security
4 9 (11.84%) Architectural Design
4 9 (11.84%) FPGA Design
4 9 (11.84%) Time Management
5 7 (9.21%) Coaching
5 7 (9.21%) Information Assurance
5 7 (9.21%) Line Management
5 7 (9.21%) Risk Management
5 7 (9.21%) SFIA
5 7 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (7.89%) Decision-Making
6 6 (7.89%) DevOps
7 5 (6.58%) Qualitative Analysis
7 5 (6.58%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.53%) Python
2 6 (7.89%) SQL
3 4 (5.26%) R
4 2 (2.63%) C#
4 2 (2.63%) Java
5 1 (1.32%) Go
5 1 (1.32%) Scala
5 1 (1.32%) VB
5 1 (1.32%) VBA
5 1 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 70 (92.11%) SC Cleared
2 9 (11.84%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (10.53%) CESG Certified Professional
4 7 (9.21%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 7 (9.21%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (9.21%) CCSP
4 7 (9.21%) DBS Check
4 7 (9.21%) IISP
5 6 (7.89%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.63%) CCAB
6 2 (2.63%) CIMA
7 1 (1.32%) AWS Certification
7 1 (1.32%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.32%) CCIE
7 1 (1.32%) CCNA
7 1 (1.32%) CCNP
7 1 (1.32%) CEH
7 1 (1.32%) Degree
7 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (9.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (2.63%) IFRS
3 2 (2.63%) SLA
4 1 (1.32%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.32%) P3O
4 1 (1.32%) PMO
4 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) Docker
2 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (15.79%) Terraform
2 1 (1.32%) Ansible
2 1 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.32%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.32%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.32%) QRadar
Vendors
1 9 (11.84%) Altera
1 9 (11.84%) Xilinx
2 3 (3.95%) Cisco
2 3 (3.95%) Google
2 3 (3.95%) Oracle
2 3 (3.95%) Remedy
2 3 (3.95%) Splunk
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.63%) NetApp
4 1 (1.32%) EMC
4 1 (1.32%) Intel
4 1 (1.32%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.32%) Sun
4 1 (1.32%) VMware