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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 46 48 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 57 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.51% 2.83% 3.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.79% 24.59% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 18 12
Average daily rate
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£350 £338 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +20.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £184 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £635 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £374 £373
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Average hourly rate £17.77 £15.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% -56.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+54.76% -1.17%
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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
221 122 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.60% 11.50% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 75 76
Average daily rate £375 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 7
Average hourly rate £16.51 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.51% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £15.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.77 £16.50 £37.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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 (54.39%) SC Cleared
2 38 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (30.70%) SQL
4 31 (27.19%) Oracle
5 27 (23.68%) ITIL
6 25 (21.93%) Java
7 24 (21.05%) UNIX
8 23 (20.18%) Linux
9 22 (19.30%) PL/SQL
10 21 (18.42%) Configuration Management
11 16 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (12.28%) MongoDB
12 14 (12.28%) Microsoft
12 14 (12.28%) TDD
12 14 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (11.40%) Splunk
13 13 (11.40%) Cucumber
14 12 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
14 12 (10.53%) Git (software)
14 12 (10.53%) Cisco
14 12 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (10.53%) QA
14 12 (10.53%) Subversion
14 12 (10.53%) Spring
15 11 (9.65%) MVC
15 11 (9.65%) ETL
15 11 (9.65%) Shell Script
15 11 (9.65%) Performance Tuning
16 10 (8.77%) Open Source
16 10 (8.77%) NHS

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (0.88%) IIS
1 1 (0.88%) Apache
1 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
1 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.88%) Documentum
1 1 (0.88%) SAS
1 1 (0.88%) CMS
1 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
1 1 (0.88%) Jetty
1 1 (0.88%) Alfresco
1 1 (0.88%) nginx
1 1 (0.88%) Node.js
1 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
1 1 (0.88%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.75%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) assyst
1 3 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (5.26%) GitHub
3 1 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.88%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.89%) LDAP
2 8 (7.02%) HTTP
3 4 (3.51%) VPN
3 4 (3.51%) MPLS
4 3 (2.63%) SSL
4 3 (2.63%) Firewall
4 3 (2.63%) 4G
5 2 (1.75%) Junos
5 2 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.75%) RSVP
5 2 (1.75%) OSPF
5 2 (1.75%) BGP
5 2 (1.75%) DNS
5 2 (1.75%) ATM
5 2 (1.75%) VoIP
6 1 (0.88%) DHCP
6 1 (0.88%) FTP
6 1 (0.88%) PBX
6 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.88%) DPNSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.28%) MongoDB
2 12 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (8.77%) MySQL
3 10 (8.77%) SQL Server
4 9 (7.89%) Oracle OWB
4 9 (7.89%) Oracle Database
5 7 (6.14%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.26%) Neo4j
7 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (4.39%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.63%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.88%) Big Data
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.88%) MS Access
9 1 (0.88%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.88%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 13 (11.40%) Cucumber
2 12 (10.53%) Subversion
2 12 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 10 (8.77%) Maven
4 8 (7.02%) Jenkins
5 7 (6.14%) JUnit
6 6 (5.26%) Ant
6 6 (5.26%) PVCS
6 6 (5.26%) GitLab
7 4 (3.51%) NUnit
7 4 (3.51%) Mockito
8 3 (2.63%) Selenium
8 3 (2.63%) Toad
8 3 (2.63%) HP UFT
8 3 (2.63%) LoadRunner
9 2 (1.75%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.75%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.75%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.88%) QUnit
10 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (6.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.75%) Finance
2 2 (1.75%) Law
2 2 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (0.88%) Retail
3 1 (0.88%) Billing
3 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (22.81%) Developer
2 24 (21.05%) Analyst
3 13 (11.40%) Support Analyst
3 13 (11.40%) Java Developer
4 12 (10.53%) DBA
5 8 (7.02%) Database Analyst
6 7 (6.14%) Applications Support
6 7 (6.14%) MySQL DBA
7 5 (4.39%) Test Manager
7 5 (4.39%) Architect
7 5 (4.39%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (3.51%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (3.51%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.51%) Technical Leader
9 3 (2.63%) Tester
9 3 (2.63%) Test Analyst
9 3 (2.63%) Senior Developer
9 3 (2.63%) Service Analyst
9 3 (2.63%) Oracle Applications Support
9 3 (2.63%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.53%) Spring
2 10 (8.77%) .NET
3 9 (7.89%) J2EE
4 8 (7.02%) HTML
5 7 (6.14%) REST
6 6 (5.26%) jQuery
6 6 (5.26%) JAX-RS
6 6 (5.26%) Spring MVC
7 5 (4.39%) Mustache
8 4 (3.51%) XML
8 4 (3.51%) Hibernate
8 4 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (2.63%) NLog
9 3 (2.63%) Underscore.js
9 3 (2.63%) SignalR
9 3 (2.63%) Backbone.js
9 3 (2.63%) RESTful
9 3 (2.63%) Entity Framework
9 3 (2.63%) Ninject
9 3 (2.63%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.77%) NHS
3 9 (7.89%) Replication
3 9 (7.89%) Clustering
4 6 (5.26%) Cryptography
5 4 (3.51%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.63%) Smartcard
7 2 (1.75%) PDA
7 2 (1.75%) CMDB
7 2 (1.75%) User Experience
8 1 (0.88%) PMI
8 1 (0.88%) PKI
8 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.88%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.05%) UNIX
2 23 (20.18%) Linux
3 7 (6.14%) Windows
3 7 (6.14%) Mac OS X
4 4 (3.51%) CentOS
5 3 (2.63%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.75%) Solaris
6 2 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.88%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (23.68%) ITIL
3 21 (18.42%) Configuration Management
4 14 (12.28%) TDD
4 14 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (9.65%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (9.65%) MVC
5 11 (9.65%) ETL
6 10 (8.77%) Open Source
7 9 (7.89%) BDD
7 9 (7.89%) Project Management
8 8 (7.02%) SDLC
9 7 (6.14%) Service Management
9 7 (6.14%) Data Modelling
9 7 (6.14%) Web Design
9 7 (6.14%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (5.26%) User Stories
10 6 (5.26%) Migration
11 5 (4.39%) Test Automation
11 5 (4.39%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 35 (30.70%) SQL
2 25 (21.93%) Java
3 22 (19.30%) PL/SQL
4 11 (9.65%) Shell Script
5 8 (7.02%) C#
6 5 (4.39%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.51%) Python
7 4 (3.51%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.75%) PHP
8 2 (1.75%) Ruby
9 1 (0.88%) VB
9 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 62 (54.39%) SC Cleared
2 8 (7.02%) BC Cleared
2 8 (7.02%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.51%) CCNP
5 3 (2.63%) ISEB
6 2 (1.75%) CCIE
6 2 (1.75%) CCDA
6 2 (1.75%) CCDP
6 2 (1.75%) JNCIP
6 2 (1.75%) JNCIE
6 2 (1.75%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.53%) QA
2 2 (1.75%) SLA
2 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.75%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.88%) Xen
2 1 (0.88%) VMware Server
2 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.88%) QEMU
2 1 (0.88%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (5.26%) OpenView
2 5 (4.39%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.75%) Puppet
3 2 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.88%) OpenIDM
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (0.88%) Nessus
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 31 (27.19%) Oracle
2 14 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 13 (11.40%) Splunk
4 12 (10.53%) Cisco
5 9 (7.89%) Percona
6 6 (5.26%) Sun
7 5 (4.39%) Remedy
8 4 (3.51%) Juniper
8 4 (3.51%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.51%) VMware
9 2 (1.75%) HP
9 2 (1.75%) Nortel
9 2 (1.75%) Citrix
10 1 (0.88%) Avaya
10 1 (0.88%) IBM
10 1 (0.88%) EMC
10 1 (0.88%) Google
10 1 (0.88%) McAfee
10 1 (0.88%) OpenText
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