Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swansea with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 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 Clearance
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 4 1
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 +5
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 38 63 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swansea 34.55% 39.13% 33.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 70.37% 76.83% 88.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 41 37
Swansea median daily rate £500 £520 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +15.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £397 £413 £338
90th Percentile £600 £638 £575
West Wales median daily rate £500 £520 £450
% change year-on-year -3.85% +15.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swansea median hourly rate - - -
West Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 Swansea with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Swansea
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 54 82 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swansea 49.09% 50.93% 38.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 58 33
Swansea median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £368 £196 £314
90th Percentile £600 £618 £575
West Wales median daily rate £500 £475 £439
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.26% +3.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Swansea median hourly rate - - £15.25
West Wales median hourly rate - - £15.25

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Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Swansea

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swansea

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Swansea

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swansea

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Swansea over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Swansea

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swansea

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Swansea

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Swansea region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 34 (89.47%) SC Cleared
2 28 (73.68%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (71.05%) Web Services
4 20 (52.63%) Java
5 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (50.00%) Ansible
6 17 (44.74%) Open Source
7 16 (42.11%) Linux
8 14 (36.84%) AWS CloudFormation
8 14 (36.84%) Terraform
8 14 (36.84%) Dropwizard
9 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
10 11 (28.95%) BPSS Clearance
10 11 (28.95%) Software Delivery
10 11 (28.95%) SQL
11 10 (26.32%) HTML
11 10 (26.32%) CSS
11 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
11 10 (26.32%) DevOps
11 10 (26.32%) RESTful
12 9 (23.68%) PaaS
12 9 (23.68%) NoSQL
12 9 (23.68%) REST
12 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
12 9 (23.68%) Relational Database
12 9 (23.68%) Serverless
13 8 (21.05%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 8 (21.05%) CQRS
13 8 (21.05%) MongoDB
13 8 (21.05%) Node.js

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea 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 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 28 (73.68%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (36.84%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (23.68%) PaaS
3 9 (23.68%) Serverless
4 4 (10.53%) Google Analytics
5 2 (5.26%) BrowserStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) NoSQL
1 9 (23.68%) Relational Database
2 8 (21.05%) MongoDB
2 8 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (10.53%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.26%) JBehave
3 2 (5.26%) JUnit
3 2 (5.26%) Selenium
4 1 (2.63%) MSI
General
1 4 (10.53%) Electronics
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
1 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
1 4 (10.53%) Marketing
1 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Developer
2 15 (39.47%) Java Developer
3 12 (31.58%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Architect
5 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 4 (10.53%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Technical Architect
7 3 (7.89%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (7.89%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Cloud Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Payments Architect
8 2 (5.26%) AWS Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Deployment Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Data Architect
9 1 (2.63%) Java Software Developer
9 1 (2.63%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (71.05%) Web Services
2 14 (36.84%) Dropwizard
3 10 (26.32%) CSS
3 10 (26.32%) HTML
3 10 (26.32%) RESTful
4 9 (23.68%) REST
5 8 (21.05%) Node.js
6 4 (10.53%) Play Framework
6 4 (10.53%) SOAP
7 2 (5.26%) JSON
7 2 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.89%) Debian
3 3 (7.89%) Windows
4 2 (5.26%) Unix
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (44.74%) Open Source
3 11 (28.95%) Software Delivery
4 10 (26.32%) DevOps
5 8 (21.05%) CQRS
5 8 (21.05%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 6 (15.79%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (10.53%) Analytics
8 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (10.53%) Data Security
8 4 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (10.53%) Programme Management
9 3 (7.89%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
9 3 (7.89%) Scrum
9 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (5.26%) Test Automation
11 1 (2.63%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) Java
2 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
3 11 (28.95%) SQL
4 8 (21.05%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (89.47%) SC Cleared
2 11 (28.95%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.26%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) PCI DSS
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
2 3 (7.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (7.89%) GDPR
2 3 (7.89%) PSD2
3 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (50.00%) Ansible
2 14 (36.84%) Terraform
3 3 (7.89%) Puppet
4 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Google
1 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
1 4 (10.53%) SAP
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft