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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 32 66 77
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +11
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 41 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.12% 0.90% 1.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.52% 6.50% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 1 5
Average daily rate
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£275 £325 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +0.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £325 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £360 £373
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -35.18%
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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
149 123 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.97% 13.91% 18.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 63 102
Average daily rate £330 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.44 £14.20 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £114.40 £39.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 65 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (33.85%) Linux
3 17 (26.15%) Service Management
4 16 (24.62%) Red Hat
5 15 (23.08%) CentOS
6 14 (21.54%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (18.46%) Splunk
8 11 (16.92%) Puppet
9 10 (15.38%) Oracle
10 9 (13.85%) Java
10 9 (13.85%) Windows
10 9 (13.85%) Workflow
10 9 (13.85%) Incident Management
11 8 (12.31%) Nagios
11 8 (12.31%) NHS
11 8 (12.31%) UNIX
11 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database
12 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (9.23%) Oracle OWB
13 6 (9.23%) Subversion
13 6 (9.23%) OO
13 6 (9.23%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (9.23%) OOD
13 6 (9.23%) J2EE
13 6 (9.23%) JUnit
13 6 (9.23%) DbUnit
14 5 (7.69%) Windows 7
14 5 (7.69%) SQL
14 5 (7.69%) Configuration Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.54%) Apache
1 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) DHCP
1 3 (4.62%) DNS
2 2 (3.08%) Firewall
2 2 (3.08%) LDAP
3 1 (1.54%) HTTP
3 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.54%) DSL
3 1 (1.54%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.54%) SSL
3 1 (1.54%) SAN
3 1 (1.54%) SSH
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.54%) PuTTY
3 1 (1.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database
3 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (9.23%) Oracle OWB
4 6 (9.23%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.54%) MySQL
6 1 (1.54%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Subversion
1 6 (9.23%) JUnit
1 6 (9.23%) DbUnit
2 1 (1.54%) JIRA
General
1 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (23.08%) Developer
2 9 (13.85%) Analyst
2 9 (13.85%) Desktop Support
3 6 (9.23%) Java Developer
3 6 (9.23%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (7.69%) Architect
4 5 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
4 5 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (6.15%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Senior Architect
6 3 (4.62%) Senior Enterprise Architect
7 2 (3.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Administrator
7 2 (3.08%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.08%) Test Manager
7 2 (3.08%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Support Specialist
7 2 (3.08%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) J2EE
2 4 (6.15%) Spring
3 3 (4.62%) Spring Batch
4 2 (3.08%) XML
5 1 (1.54%) XHTML
5 1 (1.54%) HTML
5 1 (1.54%) .NET
5 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.54%) CSS
5 1 (1.54%) Web Services
5 1 (1.54%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.54%) Ajax
5 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) NHS
2 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.08%) Informatics
3 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (33.85%) Linux
2 15 (23.08%) CentOS
3 9 (13.85%) Windows
4 8 (12.31%) UNIX
5 5 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 5 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.15%) Solaris
7 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.08%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.08%) AIX
9 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.54%) Debian
9 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.15%) Service Management
2 9 (13.85%) Workflow
2 9 (13.85%) Incident Management
3 6 (9.23%) OO
3 6 (9.23%) OOD
4 5 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.15%) ITIL
6 3 (4.62%) Data Modelling
6 3 (4.62%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.62%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.62%) Capacity Management
6 3 (4.62%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (3.08%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.08%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.08%) Validation
7 2 (3.08%) Migration
7 2 (3.08%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.08%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.54%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.54%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.85%) Java
2 5 (7.69%) SQL
3 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.08%) C#
4 1 (1.54%) Python
4 1 (1.54%) Perl
4 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.08%) Degree
3 1 (1.54%) CCNP
3 1 (1.54%) ISEB
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.54%) CCSE
3 1 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.54%) VMware Server
2 1 (1.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (16.92%) Puppet
2 8 (12.31%) Nagios
3 1 (1.54%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) Red Hat
2 12 (18.46%) Splunk
3 10 (15.38%) Oracle
4 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.08%) VMware
5 2 (3.08%) IBM
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco
6 1 (1.54%) HP
6 1 (1.54%) Citrix
6 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.54%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.54%) F5
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Hydrogen Group
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Rate: £275 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago