The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 28 56 59
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +3
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 57 20 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.69% 2.30% 2.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.51% 16.26% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 6 7
Average daily rate
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£300 £380 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +17.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £228 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £435 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £26.50 £11.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.62% +123.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £16.90 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £36.10 £12.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -32.69%
Security Cleared
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
148 123 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.77% 14.17% 18.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 63 102
Average daily rate £325 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +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 £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
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%

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 18 September 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Security Cleared
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 18 September 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 62 (67.39%) SC Cleared
2 32 (34.78%) Linux
3 20 (21.74%) Service Management
4 17 (18.48%) Red Hat
5 16 (17.39%) Java
5 16 (17.39%) Oracle
5 16 (17.39%) CentOS
6 15 (16.30%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (15.22%) SQL
7 14 (15.22%) Windows
8 13 (14.13%) NHS
9 12 (13.04%) Workflow
9 12 (13.04%) Splunk
10 11 (11.96%) Oracle Database
11 10 (10.87%) Puppet
11 10 (10.87%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (10.87%) UNIX
12 9 (9.78%) OO
12 9 (9.78%) J2EE
12 9 (9.78%) Microsoft
12 9 (9.78%) Incident Management
13 8 (8.70%) Subversion
13 8 (8.70%) DbUnit
13 8 (8.70%) Nagios
13 8 (8.70%) OOD
13 8 (8.70%) JUnit
14 7 (7.61%) Oracle Database 10g
14 7 (7.61%) Data Modelling
15 6 (6.52%) Oracle OWB
15 6 (6.52%) Configuration Management

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 4 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 4 (4.35%) WebLogic
1 4 (4.35%) Apache
2 2 (2.17%) nginx
2 2 (2.17%) Confluence
3 1 (1.09%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.09%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.09%) CMS
3 1 (1.09%) SAP EP
3 1 (1.09%) AquaLogic
3 1 (1.09%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (1.09%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) DHCP
1 4 (4.35%) DNS
1 4 (4.35%) SAN
2 2 (2.17%) Firewall
2 2 (2.17%) SSH
2 2 (2.17%) SSL
3 1 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.09%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.09%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (1.09%) PuTTY
3 1 (1.09%) Intranet
3 1 (1.09%) DSL
3 1 (1.09%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.09%) HTTP
3 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.30%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (11.96%) Oracle Database
3 10 (10.87%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (7.61%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (6.52%) Oracle OWB
5 6 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.17%) MySQL
7 2 (2.17%) SQLPlus
7 2 (2.17%) EDRMS
7 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.09%) MS Access
8 1 (1.09%) Star Schema
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (8.70%) JUnit
1 8 (8.70%) Subversion
1 8 (8.70%) DbUnit
2 6 (6.52%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.43%) Maven
4 3 (3.26%) JIRA
5 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.17%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.09%) JMeter
General
1 4 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.26%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.09%) Finance
3 1 (1.09%) Law
3 1 (1.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (23.91%) Developer
2 9 (9.78%) Analyst
2 9 (9.78%) Desktop Support
3 8 (8.70%) Java Developer
3 8 (8.70%) Oracle Developer
4 7 (7.61%) Architect
4 7 (7.61%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (5.43%) Enterprise Architect
5 5 (5.43%) UNIX Engineer
6 4 (4.35%) .NET Developer
7 3 (3.26%) Test Analyst
7 3 (3.26%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.26%) Senior Architect
7 3 (3.26%) Senior Enterprise Architect
8 2 (2.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (2.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (2.17%) Administrator
8 2 (2.17%) SAP Consultant
8 2 (2.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (2.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.78%) J2EE
2 5 (5.43%) XML
2 5 (5.43%) Spring
3 4 (4.35%) Web Services
3 4 (4.35%) HTML
3 4 (4.35%) .NET
3 4 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.35%) REST
4 3 (3.26%) Spring Batch
4 3 (3.26%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.26%) CSS
4 3 (3.26%) JMS
4 3 (3.26%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.17%) Ajax
5 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.09%) Apache Camel
6 1 (1.09%) CSS3
6 1 (1.09%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) NHS
2 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.26%) Informatics
4 2 (2.17%) User Experience
4 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.09%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.09%) Open Source
5 1 (1.09%) Replication
5 1 (1.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 32 (34.78%) Linux
2 16 (17.39%) CentOS
3 14 (15.22%) Windows
4 10 (10.87%) UNIX
5 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (6.52%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.35%) Solaris
7 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.26%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.17%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.17%) AIX
10 1 (1.09%) Debian
10 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.74%) Service Management
2 12 (13.04%) Workflow
3 9 (9.78%) OO
3 9 (9.78%) Incident Management
4 8 (8.70%) OOD
5 7 (7.61%) Data Modelling
6 6 (6.52%) Configuration Management
6 6 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.43%) ITIL
8 4 (4.35%) Migration
9 3 (3.26%) Problem Management
9 3 (3.26%) Data Migration
9 3 (3.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (3.26%) Capacity Management
9 3 (3.26%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.26%) Performance Analysis
10 2 (2.17%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (2.17%) Test Scripting
10 2 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (2.17%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.39%) Java
2 14 (15.22%) SQL
3 6 (6.52%) PL/SQL
4 5 (5.43%) C#
5 4 (4.35%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.26%) Perl
6 3 (3.26%) Python
7 2 (2.17%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.09%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 1 (1.09%) SAPscript
8 1 (1.09%) PHP
8 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.09%) VB
8 1 (1.09%) ABAP
8 1 (1.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 62 (67.39%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.17%) BC Cleared
2 2 (2.17%) Degree
3 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.09%) CCNP
3 1 (1.09%) ISEB
3 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.09%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.17%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.09%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.09%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.09%) XenApp
4 1 (1.09%) vSphere
4 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (10.87%) Puppet
2 8 (8.70%) Nagios
3 1 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.09%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.09%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 17 (18.48%) Red Hat
2 16 (17.39%) Oracle
3 12 (13.04%) Splunk
4 9 (9.78%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.43%) VMware
6 3 (3.26%) NetApp
7 2 (2.17%) HP
7 2 (2.17%) Citrix
7 2 (2.17%) SAP
7 2 (2.17%) Cisco
7 2 (2.17%) IBM
8 1 (1.09%) BMC
8 1 (1.09%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.09%) F5
8 1 (1.09%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.09%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.09%) Symantec
8 1 (1.09%) Remedy
8 1 (1.09%) Kofax
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