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 7 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 96 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 3 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.22% - 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.66% - 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £355 £410
% change year-on-year
-2.46% -13.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.33 £15.25 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+210.36% +12.96%
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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
181 128 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.49% 10.74% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 84 67
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £271 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -6.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -18.18%

BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BC Cleared across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BC Cleared across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

BC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram 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 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing BC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BC Cleared.

1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) QA
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (37.50%) RSVP
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Network Design
2 3 (37.50%) JNCIP
2 3 (37.50%) JNCIE
2 3 (37.50%) Change Control
2 3 (37.50%) Junos
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) CCIE
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Juniper
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) MPLS
2 3 (37.50%) OSPF
2 3 (37.50%) Remedy
2 3 (37.50%) BGP
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing BC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (37.50%) RSVP
1 3 (37.50%) Junos
1 3 (37.50%) MPLS
1 3 (37.50%) OSPF
1 3 (37.50%) BGP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) NOC Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) Mustache
2 1 (12.50%) Sass
2 1 (12.50%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
1 3 (37.50%) Network Design
1 3 (37.50%) Change Control
1 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) JNCIP
2 3 (37.50%) JNCIE
2 3 (37.50%) CCIE
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Juniper
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Remedy
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft