The first table below looks at the demand for DV 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 DV Cleared over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Leeds region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 80 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.17% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.52% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.97%
Qualifications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
132 115 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 11.25% 15.03% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 55 91
Average daily rate £350 £300 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -13.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £130 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £400 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -34.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
DV Cleared
West Yorkshire

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DV Cleared across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

DV Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

DV Cleared
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing DV 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 DV Cleared.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Sendmail
2 2 (66.67%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing DV 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 DV Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat