Period
to 25 April 2018

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 6 months to 25 April 2018 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
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 6 6
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Wales - 10.34% 13.04%
As % of the Qualifications category - 100.00% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
North Wales median daily rate - - £252
Wales median daily rate £400 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate £40.00 £20.25 £47.00
% change year-on-year +97.53% -56.91% +261.54%

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 North Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North Wales
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Wales 23.08% 10.34% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
North Wales median daily rate £183 - £252
10th Percentile £162 - £217
90th Percentile £197 - £401
Wales median daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North Wales median hourly rate £15.86 - -
Wales median hourly rate £23.46 £20.00 £47.00
% change year-on-year +17.28% -57.45% +224.14%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

Job postings citing Security Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Wales.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared in North Wales.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in North Wales