The table below looks at the statistics for SC 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 SC Cleared over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 84 71 62
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 24 33 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.66% 2.13% 2.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.04% 13.98% 19.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 14
Median daily rate £565 £340 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.17% +12.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £321 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £1,000 £373 £587
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +64.28%
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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
239 236 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 16.48% 15.23% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 156 81
Median daily rate £413 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £258 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £606 £437 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -20.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+28.88% +12.50%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 56 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (35.71%) DevOps
4 19 (33.93%) Puppet
5 18 (32.14%) Jenkins
6 16 (28.57%) Java
7 15 (26.79%) Linux
8 9 (16.07%) Maven
8 9 (16.07%) logstash
8 9 (16.07%) Microservices
9 8 (14.29%) Open Source
9 8 (14.29%) API Design
9 8 (14.29%) Piwik
9 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
9 8 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 8 (14.29%) XSD
9 8 (14.29%) WSDL
10 7 (12.50%) Firewall
10 7 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
11 6 (10.71%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 5 (8.93%) Atlassian
12 5 (8.93%) Ubuntu
12 5 (8.93%) CentOS
12 5 (8.93%) Finance
13 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (7.14%) ZABBIX
13 4 (7.14%) Red Hat
13 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
13 4 (7.14%) PaaS
13 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS

SC 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 3 (5.36%) Confluence
1 3 (5.36%) OpenStack
1 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.57%) IIS
2 2 (3.57%) Jetty
2 2 (3.57%) nginx
2 2 (3.57%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.79%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.14%) PaaS
2 3 (5.36%) Amazon S3
2 3 (5.36%) Office 365
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.79%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.79%) IaaS
3 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) Firewall
2 3 (5.36%) HTTP
3 2 (3.57%) DNS
3 2 (3.57%) SSL
4 1 (1.79%) 3G
4 1 (1.79%) 4G
4 1 (1.79%) DHCP
4 1 (1.79%) FTP
4 1 (1.79%) IPsec
4 1 (1.79%) LAN
4 1 (1.79%) Skype
4 1 (1.79%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.79%) MySQL
1 1 (1.79%) Neo4j
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (32.14%) Jenkins
2 9 (16.07%) Maven
3 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.36%) JIRA
4 3 (5.36%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.57%) JUnit
5 2 (3.57%) Liquibase
5 2 (3.57%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.79%) Grunt
6 1 (1.79%) gulp
6 1 (1.79%) Mockito
6 1 (1.79%) Protractor
6 1 (1.79%) Selenium
6 1 (1.79%) Subversion
6 1 (1.79%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.79%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (8.93%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Back Office
2 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Architect
2 10 (17.86%) Developer
3 7 (12.50%) Applications Architect
4 6 (10.71%) Cloud Architect
4 6 (10.71%) Lead Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) DevOps Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Lead DevOps
5 4 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (5.36%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (3.57%) DevOps Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.29%) WSDL
1 8 (14.29%) XSD
2 3 (5.36%) HTML
3 2 (3.57%) .NET
3 2 (3.57%) CSS
3 2 (3.57%) REST
4 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.79%) CGI
4 1 (1.79%) CSS3
4 1 (1.79%) HTML5
4 1 (1.79%) JAX-RS
4 1 (1.79%) jQuery
4 1 (1.79%) LESS
4 1 (1.79%) lodash
4 1 (1.79%) Node.js
4 1 (1.79%) React
4 1 (1.79%) Sass
4 1 (1.79%) Servlets
4 1 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.79%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Cloud
1 3 (5.36%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.57%) User Experience
3 1 (1.79%) CESG
3 1 (1.79%) Clustering
3 1 (1.79%) NHS
3 1 (1.79%) Psychology
3 1 (1.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.79%) Linux
2 5 (8.93%) CentOS
2 5 (8.93%) Ubuntu
3 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.36%) Fedora
5 2 (3.57%) Unix
6 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.79%) Solaris
6 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.71%) DevOps
3 9 (16.07%) Microservices
4 8 (14.29%) API Design
4 8 (14.29%) Open Source
4 8 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 6 (10.71%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 3 (5.36%) API Development
6 3 (5.36%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.36%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.57%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.57%) ITIL
7 2 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (3.57%) Scrum
7 2 (3.57%) Service Design
7 2 (3.57%) Service Management
7 2 (3.57%) TOGAF
7 2 (3.57%) Web Design
7 2 (3.57%) Web Development
7 2 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.79%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.79%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) CISMP
3 1 (1.79%) CISSP
3 1 (1.79%) CRISC
3 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) ISEB
3 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.79%) MCSE
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.79%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (33.93%) Puppet
2 9 (16.07%) logstash
3 8 (14.29%) Piwik
4 4 (7.14%) ZABBIX
5 3 (5.36%) Ansible
5 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (5.36%) Salt
6 2 (3.57%) Bareos
6 2 (3.57%) yum
Vendors
1 5 (8.93%) Atlassian
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.36%) Splunk
3 3 (5.36%) VMware
4 2 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (1.79%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.79%) Ciena
5 1 (1.79%) Dell
5 1 (1.79%) Google
5 1 (1.79%) IBM
5 1 (1.79%) OpenText
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle
5 1 (1.79%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.79%) Percona
5 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.79%) Toshiba
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