The table below looks at the statistics for BC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BC Cleared over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 102 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.068% 0.24% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.38% 1.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £420 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-15.27% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £56.50 £104.00
% change year-on-year
- -45.67%
BC Cleared
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
260 240 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 17.64% 14.68% 11.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 150 75
Median daily rate £400 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £242 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.51 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.99% +6.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.00% +31.57%

BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing BC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

BC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

BC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BC Cleared across the Leeds region.

BC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

BC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BC Cleared across the Leeds region.

BC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BC 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 Leeds region with a requirement for BC Cleared.

1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Maven
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Puppet
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
5 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (28.57%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (28.57%) Scala
5 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
5 2 (28.57%) Confluence
5 2 (28.57%) Web Design
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) HTTP
5 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
5 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) Subversion
5 2 (28.57%) Ruby
5 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 2 (28.57%) JIRA
6 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
6 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (28.57%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) Maven
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 1 (14.29%) JUnit
4 1 (14.29%) Liquibase
4 1 (14.29%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Architect
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Microservices
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
2 2 (28.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Bareos
2 1 (14.29%) logstash
2 1 (14.29%) yum
2 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian