The first table below looks at the demand for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 47 46 61
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 28 33 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.66% 3.70% 2.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.93% 20.37% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 8
Average daily rate
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£338 £280 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.53% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £370 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 £36.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.81% -14.00%
Qualifications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
117 162 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 11.13% 18.18% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 82 107
Average daily rate £338 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 5
Average hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% +87.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
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Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

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Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 43 (65.15%) SC Cleared
2 13 (19.70%) Linux
3 11 (16.67%) Windows
3 11 (16.67%) Java
3 11 (16.67%) Oracle
4 10 (15.15%) SQL
5 9 (13.64%) NHS
5 9 (13.64%) Service Management
6 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
6 8 (12.12%) Git (software)
7 7 (10.61%) Maven
7 7 (10.61%) Data Modelling
7 7 (10.61%) ITIL
7 7 (10.61%) Telecoms
7 7 (10.61%) Scrum
8 6 (9.09%) Shell Script
8 6 (9.09%) UNIX
8 6 (9.09%) Web Services
8 6 (9.09%) PL/SQL
8 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
8 6 (9.09%) Spring
8 6 (9.09%) Oracle Database
9 5 (7.58%) Windows 7
9 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (7.58%) JIRA
9 5 (7.58%) C#
9 5 (7.58%) JavaScript
9 5 (7.58%) Perl
9 5 (7.58%) .NET

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.58%) WebLogic
1 5 (7.58%) Apache
2 4 (6.06%) Confluence
3 3 (4.55%) nginx
4 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.52%) AquaLogic
5 1 (1.52%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (1.52%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.52%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.52%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) DSL
2 3 (4.55%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (4.55%) DNS
2 3 (4.55%) SAN
3 2 (3.03%) SSL
3 2 (3.03%) Firewall
3 2 (3.03%) SSH
4 1 (1.52%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.52%) OpenVPN
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (1.52%) PuTTY
4 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.52%) DHCP
4 1 (1.52%) HTTP
4 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.55%) MySQL
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.03%) SQLPlus
6 1 (1.52%) EDRMS
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.52%) MS Access
6 1 (1.52%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.61%) Maven
3 5 (7.58%) JIRA
4 3 (4.55%) JUnit
4 3 (4.55%) DbUnit
4 3 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.55%) Subversion
5 1 (1.52%) dotCover
5 1 (1.52%) FindBugs
5 1 (1.52%) Rational Rose
5 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.52%) JMeter
5 1 (1.52%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (10.61%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.03%) Back Office
4 1 (1.52%) Finance
4 1 (1.52%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (21.21%) Developer
2 8 (12.12%) Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) Desktop Support
3 7 (10.61%) Architect
4 5 (7.58%) Test Analyst
4 5 (7.58%) Java Developer
4 5 (7.58%) Enterprise Architect
5 4 (6.06%) Software Manager
5 4 (6.06%) Software Asset Manager
5 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (6.06%) .NET Developer
5 4 (6.06%) Test Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Senior Enterprise Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Senior Architect
7 2 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) Web Services
1 6 (9.09%) Spring
2 5 (7.58%) XML
2 5 (7.58%) .NET
3 4 (6.06%) J2EE
3 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET
3 4 (6.06%) Hibernate
3 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (4.55%) Spring Batch
4 3 (4.55%) REST
4 3 (4.55%) JMS
4 3 (4.55%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.52%) WCF
5 1 (1.52%) JSF
5 1 (1.52%) Ajax
5 1 (1.52%) WSDL
5 1 (1.52%) Middleware
5 1 (1.52%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) NHS
2 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.06%) Statistics
4 3 (4.55%) Informatics
5 1 (1.52%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.52%) Open Source
5 1 (1.52%) Replication
5 1 (1.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.70%) Linux
2 11 (16.67%) Windows
3 6 (9.09%) UNIX
4 5 (7.58%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.06%) CentOS
5 4 (6.06%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.55%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.55%) Solaris
7 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.52%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.64%) Service Management
2 7 (10.61%) Data Modelling
2 7 (10.61%) ITIL
2 7 (10.61%) Scrum
3 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (6.06%) Migration
4 4 (6.06%) OO
4 4 (6.06%) Asset Management
4 4 (6.06%) Automated Testing
4 4 (6.06%) Data Migration
4 4 (6.06%) Configuration Management
5 3 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (4.55%) Test Strategy
5 3 (4.55%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.55%) Data Management
5 3 (4.55%) Web Development
5 3 (4.55%) Test Scripting
5 3 (4.55%) Kanban
5 3 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.67%) Java
2 10 (15.15%) SQL
3 6 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 6 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 5 (7.58%) C#
4 5 (7.58%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.58%) Perl
5 3 (4.55%) C
5 3 (4.55%) Python
6 2 (3.03%) C++
6 2 (3.03%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (1.52%) PHP
7 1 (1.52%) SAPscript
7 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.52%) VB
7 1 (1.52%) ABAP
7 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 43 (65.15%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (4.55%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) CCNP
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.52%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.03%) VMware Server
1 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.03%) Sendmail
2 1 (1.52%) vSphere
2 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.52%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.52%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.52%) ZABBIX
1 1 (1.52%) Puppet
1 1 (1.52%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) Oracle
2 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.55%) NetApp
3 3 (4.55%) Remedy
3 3 (4.55%) VMware
3 3 (4.55%) Splunk
4 2 (3.03%) Cisco
4 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.03%) Sun
4 2 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (1.52%) Citrix
5 1 (1.52%) BMC
5 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.52%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.52%) Symantec
5 1 (1.52%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.52%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.52%) F5
5 1 (1.52%) Perforce
5 1 (1.52%) SAP
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