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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
Rank 42 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 46 91 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.20% 6.35% 5.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.26% 38.72% 34.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 57 53
Median daily rate £450 £460 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +31.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £340 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £560 £612
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £43.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-11.49% +52.63%

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
152 235 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.89% 16.41% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 154 130
Median daily rate £363 £416 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.91% +11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £290 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Median hourly rate £15.75 £12.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 28 (34.15%) SC Cleared
2 22 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (24.39%) VMware
4 19 (23.17%) JavaScript
5 16 (19.51%) BPSS Clearance
6 15 (18.29%) Java
7 13 (15.85%) Disclosure Scotland
8 11 (13.41%) HTML
8 11 (13.41%) CSS
8 11 (13.41%) Linux
9 10 (12.20%) NHS
9 10 (12.20%) Internet
9 10 (12.20%) vRealize
10 9 (10.98%) Splunk
10 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
10 9 (10.98%) Cisco
10 9 (10.98%) Degree
11 8 (9.76%) Finance
11 8 (9.76%) Migration
11 8 (9.76%) Windows
11 8 (9.76%) C
11 8 (9.76%) BDD
12 7 (8.54%) PHP
12 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
12 7 (8.54%) TDD
13 6 (7.32%) Load Balancing
13 6 (7.32%) Scrum
13 6 (7.32%) Open Source
13 6 (7.32%) vSphere
13 6 (7.32%) PostgreSQL

Security 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 6 (7.32%) Apache
1 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.66%) CMS
2 3 (3.66%) Plone
2 3 (3.66%) SilverStripe
2 3 (3.66%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.66%) MS Office
3 1 (1.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Primavera
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.44%) SaaS
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.22%) GitHub
4 1 (1.22%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.20%) Internet
2 4 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (3.66%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (3.66%) Firewall
3 3 (3.66%) Intranet
3 3 (3.66%) SAN
3 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.44%) DNS
4 2 (2.44%) FCoE
4 2 (2.44%) LDAP
4 2 (2.44%) NetScaler
4 2 (2.44%) Network Security
4 2 (2.44%) NX-OS
4 2 (2.44%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (2.44%) SMTP
4 2 (2.44%) SNMP
5 1 (1.22%) IPsec
5 1 (1.22%) OSPF
5 1 (1.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) MySQL
1 6 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.66%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.44%) OLAP
4 2 (2.44%) Redis
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.22%) Big Data
5 1 (1.22%) MS Access
5 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.22%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Git (software)
1 5 (6.10%) JUnit
2 4 (4.88%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.88%) Maven
3 3 (3.66%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.44%) Grunt
4 2 (2.44%) gulp
4 2 (2.44%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.44%) JMeter
4 2 (2.44%) MSTest
4 2 (2.44%) Selenium
4 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.22%) DbUnit
5 1 (1.22%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.22%) Hudson
5 1 (1.22%) JIRA
5 1 (1.22%) jMock
5 1 (1.22%) Mockito
5 1 (1.22%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (9.76%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Publishing
2 5 (6.10%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.66%) Legal
4 2 (2.44%) Law
5 1 (1.22%) Back Office
5 1 (1.22%) Electronics
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (34.15%) Developer
2 9 (10.98%) Analyst
3 7 (8.54%) Architect
3 7 (8.54%) Java Developer
4 4 (4.88%) Consultant
4 4 (4.88%) IT Manager
4 4 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (4.88%) Portal Developer
4 4 (4.88%) Technical Architect
4 4 (4.88%) Tester
5 3 (3.66%) Administrator
5 3 (3.66%) Business Analyst
5 3 (3.66%) Hadoop Administrator
5 3 (3.66%) Network Engineer
5 3 (3.66%) Project Manager
5 3 (3.66%) Security Architect
5 3 (3.66%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (3.66%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (3.66%) Web Developer
6 2 (2.44%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.41%) CSS
1 11 (13.41%) HTML
2 5 (6.10%) AngularJS
2 5 (6.10%) Node.js
3 4 (4.88%) HTML5
3 4 (4.88%) J2EE
3 4 (4.88%) RESTful
3 4 (4.88%) Spring
4 3 (3.66%) .NET
4 3 (3.66%) CSS3
4 3 (3.66%) Hibernate
4 3 (3.66%) jQuery
4 3 (3.66%) REST
4 3 (3.66%) XML
5 2 (2.44%) JPA
5 2 (2.44%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (2.44%) LESS
5 2 (2.44%) React
5 2 (2.44%) Sass
5 2 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) NHS
2 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.10%) Informatics
3 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.66%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.66%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.66%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.44%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (2.44%) User Experience
6 1 (1.22%) BYOD
6 1 (1.22%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.22%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.22%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.41%) Linux
2 8 (9.76%) Windows
3 6 (7.32%) Unix
4 5 (6.10%) Ubuntu
5 4 (4.88%) CentOS
5 4 (4.88%) Solaris
6 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.22%) CatOS
7 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (9.76%) BDD
2 8 (9.76%) Migration
3 7 (8.54%) TDD
4 6 (7.32%) Load Balancing
4 6 (7.32%) Open Source
4 6 (7.32%) Scrum
5 5 (6.10%) Kanban
5 5 (6.10%) Test Automation
6 4 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (4.88%) Information Security
6 4 (4.88%) Programme Management
6 4 (4.88%) Software Engineering
6 4 (4.88%) Web Development
6 4 (4.88%) Workflow
6 4 (4.88%) Workflow Development
7 3 (3.66%) ETL
7 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.66%) Project Management
7 3 (3.66%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (23.17%) JavaScript
2 15 (18.29%) Java
3 8 (9.76%) C
4 7 (8.54%) PHP
5 5 (6.10%) SQL
6 4 (4.88%) Python
7 3 (3.66%) C#
8 1 (1.22%) ES6
8 1 (1.22%) Go
8 1 (1.22%) Ruby
8 1 (1.22%) Scala
8 1 (1.22%) VB
8 1 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (34.15%) SC Cleared
2 16 (19.51%) BPSS Clearance
3 9 (10.98%) Degree
4 3 (3.66%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (3.66%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.44%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.22%) CCNA
6 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.22%) ISEB
6 1 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.22%) MBA
6 1 (1.22%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.66%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.22%) GPG13
4 1 (1.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.32%) vSphere
2 3 (3.66%) Docker
2 3 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.66%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.22%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 10 (12.20%) vRealize
2 5 (6.10%) Nagios
3 3 (3.66%) Grafana
4 1 (1.22%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.22%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 20 (24.39%) VMware
2 9 (10.98%) Cisco
2 9 (10.98%) Splunk
3 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.32%) Red Hat
5 5 (6.10%) F5
6 4 (4.88%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.66%) Cloudera
8 2 (2.44%) Brocade
8 2 (2.44%) Nokia
8 2 (2.44%) Oracle
8 2 (2.44%) SAP
8 2 (2.44%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.22%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.22%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.22%) CyberArk
9 1 (1.22%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.22%) LogRhythm
9 1 (1.22%) Palo Alto
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