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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 75 57 54
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 14 49 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.23% 3.10% 2.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.81% 15.31% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 27 25
Median daily rate £463 £475 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +53.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £356 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £535 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £45.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.42% +175.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +94.73%
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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
159 320 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.01% 20.27% 15.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 212 136
Median daily rate £418 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.57% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 1
Median hourly rate £12.75 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.74% -6.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 31 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (38.71%) VMware
3 8 (25.81%) vRealize
4 7 (22.58%) Linux
5 6 (19.35%) C
5 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
6 5 (16.13%) Cisco
6 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
6 5 (16.13%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (12.90%) Disclosure Scotland
7 4 (12.90%) Ansible
7 4 (12.90%) DevOps
7 4 (12.90%) vSphere
7 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (12.90%) RESTful
7 4 (12.90%) Puppet
7 4 (12.90%) Workflow
7 4 (12.90%) Unix
7 4 (12.90%) Workflow Development
8 3 (9.68%) VCE vBlock
8 3 (9.68%) Open Source
8 3 (9.68%) Windows
8 3 (9.68%) Solaris
8 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.68%) Fedora
8 3 (9.68%) Maven
8 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS

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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 (9.68%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.68%) PaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) 3G
1 1 (3.23%) 4G
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) Network Security
1 1 (3.23%) Skype
1 1 (3.23%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (3.23%) TACACS
1 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Maven
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (6.45%) Publishing
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Architect
2 5 (16.13%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Security Architect
3 4 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (9.68%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) DBA
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.45%) MySQL DBA
5 2 (6.45%) Portal Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Security Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) RESTful
2 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) CSS3
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) HTML5
2 1 (3.23%) jQuery
2 1 (3.23%) React
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Cloud
1 3 (9.68%) Public Cloud
1 3 (9.68%) VCE vBlock
2 2 (6.45%) Clustering
2 2 (6.45%) NHS
2 2 (6.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) BBC
3 1 (3.23%) CESG
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Unix
3 3 (9.68%) CentOS
3 3 (9.68%) Fedora
3 3 (9.68%) Solaris
3 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
3 3 (9.68%) Windows
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.90%) DevOps
1 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (12.90%) Workflow
1 4 (12.90%) Workflow Development
2 3 (9.68%) Open Source
2 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
3 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.45%) Migration
3 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.23%) BDD
4 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.23%) Data Analytics
4 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.23%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (3.23%) Kanban
4 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.23%) Product Management
4 1 (3.23%) Scrum
4 1 (3.23%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) C
2 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) CISMP
4 1 (3.23%) CISSP
4 1 (3.23%) CRISC
4 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.23%) GPG13
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) vSphere
2 1 (3.23%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) vRealize
2 4 (12.90%) Ansible
2 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (12.90%) Puppet
3 3 (9.68%) Salt
4 1 (3.23%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) VMware
2 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.45%) Percona
6 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.23%) ArcSight
6 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.23%) Ciena
6 1 (3.23%) Cloudera
6 1 (3.23%) F5
6 1 (3.23%) Nokia
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle