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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 63 45 55
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 22 48 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.03% 3.32% 2.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.38% 18.32% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 25
Median daily rate £500 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £366 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £519 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £42.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +123.68%

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
153 262 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.14% 18.14% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 175 141
Median daily rate £363 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.43% +68.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.48
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.39%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017, 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 29 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (44.83%) VMware
3 10 (34.48%) vRealize
4 8 (27.59%) C
5 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
6 5 (17.24%) Cisco
7 4 (13.79%) Unix
7 4 (13.79%) Publishing
7 4 (13.79%) Migration
7 4 (13.79%) Workflow
7 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.79%) Workflow Development
7 4 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (13.79%) RESTful
7 4 (13.79%) vSphere
8 3 (10.34%) Cloudera
8 3 (10.34%) Hadoop
8 3 (10.34%) Maven
8 3 (10.34%) VCE vBlock
8 3 (10.34%) Java
8 3 (10.34%) Finance
8 3 (10.34%) Windows
9 2 (6.90%) Solaris
9 2 (6.90%) HTML
9 2 (6.90%) CSS
9 2 (6.90%) J2EE
9 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
9 2 (6.90%) NHS
9 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
9 2 (6.90%) jQuery

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 1 (3.45%) Apache
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) Network Security
1 1 (3.45%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.45%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Maven
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (13.79%) Publishing
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Portal Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Security Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Hadoop Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Security Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) RESTful
2 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.90%) CSS
2 2 (6.90%) CSS3
2 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
2 2 (6.90%) HTML
2 2 (6.90%) HTML5
2 2 (6.90%) J2EE
2 2 (6.90%) Java EE
2 2 (6.90%) JPA
2 2 (6.90%) jQuery
2 2 (6.90%) React
2 2 (6.90%) Spring
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) VCE vBlock
2 2 (6.90%) NHS
3 1 (3.45%) BBC
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Statistics
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Unix
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Solaris
4 1 (3.45%) Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (13.79%) Migration
1 4 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (13.79%) Workflow
1 4 (13.79%) Workflow Development
2 2 (6.90%) Analytics
2 2 (6.90%) Data Analytics
3 1 (3.45%) BPMN
3 1 (3.45%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (3.45%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (3.45%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
3 1 (3.45%) DevOps
3 1 (3.45%) Information Assurance
3 1 (3.45%) Kanban
3 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.45%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
3 1 (3.45%) User Stories
3 1 (3.45%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) C
2 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.34%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.45%) BC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.45%) GPG13
1 1 (3.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) vSphere
2 1 (3.45%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) vRealize
2 1 (3.45%) Ansible
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) PowerCLI
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) VMware
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco
3 3 (10.34%) Cloudera
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.45%) ArcSight
5 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.45%) F5
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.45%) Nokia
5 1 (3.45%) Splunk