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 3 months to 28 March 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 Clearance
South Wales / Newport
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 1 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 29 36 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 30.21% 44.44% 34.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 85.29% 90.00% 70.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 20
Median daily rate £319 £385 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.20% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 1
Median hourly rate £33.50 £47.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.72% +36.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.63 £43.00 £36.20
% change year-on-year -10.17% +18.78%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Newport.

Academic & Professional Certification
Newport
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 34 40 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 35.42% 49.38% 49.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 26
Median daily rate £300 £350 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% -23.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 £47.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.44% +123.80%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -25.20% +73.91%  

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newport citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Newport

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Newport

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Newport over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Newport

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Newport

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Newport

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Newport over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Security Cleared in Newport

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 54 (87.10%) SC Cleared
2 13 (20.97%) C
2 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (17.74%) WAN
4 10 (16.13%) Disclosure Scotland
4 10 (16.13%) Customer Requirements
5 8 (12.90%) Presales
5 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
5 8 (12.90%) SQL
5 8 (12.90%) Data Modelling
5 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
5 8 (12.90%) Telecoms
5 8 (12.90%) Finance
6 7 (11.29%) Legal
6 7 (11.29%) Management Information System
6 7 (11.29%) Project Management
6 7 (11.29%) Business Development
7 6 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (9.68%) CISSP
7 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
7 6 (9.68%) Marketing
8 5 (8.06%) MCITP
8 5 (8.06%) Ethical Hacking
8 5 (8.06%) CEH
8 5 (8.06%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.06%) Linux
8 5 (8.06%) UML
8 5 (8.06%) Oracle
8 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification

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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 1 (1.61%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (1.61%) Liferay
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Office
2 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) WAN
2 4 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (6.45%) LAN
3 2 (3.23%) SNMP
3 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.23%) MySQL
3 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.61%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.61%) MS Access
4 1 (1.61%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) ERwin
1 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.61%) GCC
2 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.61%) JUnit
2 1 (1.61%) Maven
2 1 (1.61%) Selenium
2 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.61%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
1 8 (12.90%) Telecoms
2 7 (11.29%) Legal
3 6 (9.68%) Marketing
4 3 (4.84%) Retail
5 2 (3.23%) Publishing
6 1 (1.61%) Back Office
6 1 (1.61%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (17.74%) Architect
2 8 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (11.29%) Analyst
3 7 (11.29%) Presales Engineer
3 7 (11.29%) Software Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Presales Network Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Telecoms Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Consultant
6 4 (6.45%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Installations Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Network Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Security Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Security Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Deskside Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Deskside Support Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) .NET
1 1 (1.61%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (1.61%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (1.61%) RESTful
1 1 (1.61%) Spring
1 1 (1.61%) Swagger
1 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.06%) PMI
3 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.45%) Cyber Defence
4 3 (4.84%) CESG
4 3 (4.84%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.23%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.61%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Linux
2 4 (6.45%) Windows
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.61%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (16.13%) Customer Requirements
3 8 (12.90%) Data Modelling
3 8 (12.90%) Presales
3 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
4 7 (11.29%) Business Development
4 7 (11.29%) Project Management
5 6 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (8.06%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (8.06%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (8.06%) Ethical Hacking
6 5 (8.06%) Logical Data Model
6 5 (8.06%) OWASP
6 5 (8.06%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (8.06%) Secure Coding
6 5 (8.06%) Service Design
6 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.06%) UML
6 5 (8.06%) Waterfall
7 4 (6.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.97%) C
2 8 (12.90%) SQL
3 4 (6.45%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.84%) C#
4 3 (4.84%) Java
5 2 (3.23%) C++
5 2 (3.23%) Python
6 1 (1.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 54 (87.10%) SC Cleared
2 6 (9.68%) CISSP
3 5 (8.06%) CEH
3 5 (8.06%) MCITP
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.06%) PMI Certification
3 5 (8.06%) PMP
4 4 (6.45%) CCNA
4 4 (6.45%) CCNP
4 4 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.84%) MCSE
6 2 (3.23%) CREST Certified
6 2 (3.23%) HNC
6 2 (3.23%) MCDBA
7 1 (1.61%) CLAS
7 1 (1.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.61%) P3O
2 1 (1.61%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle
3 4 (6.45%) Avaya
3 4 (6.45%) Cisco
4 2 (3.23%) Blue Coat
4 2 (3.23%) CA
4 2 (3.23%) Intel Security
4 2 (3.23%) Juniper
4 2 (3.23%) RedGate
4 2 (3.23%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.61%) Splunk
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