The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Wales with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
Wales / North Wales
Rank 2 7 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 -  
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Wales 20.00% 11.76% -
As % of the Qualifications category 100.00% 66.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £323 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -12.79% +22.85%  

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 North Wales.

Academic & Professional Certification
North Wales
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2 3 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Wales 20.00% 17.65% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £220 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +120.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.25% +77.77%  

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Wales 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 North Wales

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in North Wales

Security Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in North Wales

Security Cleared
Contract Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gwynedd - 2 - -
Security Cleared
Wales

Security Cleared
Top 3 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 23 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 North Wales region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 2 (100.00%) Military
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Avionics

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Avionics
1 2 (100.00%) Military
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared