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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 35 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 60 35 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.18% 3.59% 4.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.57% 26.32% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 21 15
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £475 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £356 £365
% change year-on-year
+10.95% -2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+94.44% -36.84%
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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
210 133 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 18.13% 13.64% 16.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 80 54
Average daily rate £375 £333 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.78% +10.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.39% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £112.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -84.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.96%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 63 (51.22%) SC Cleared
2 46 (37.40%) Oracle
3 43 (34.96%) Java
4 26 (21.14%) Linux
5 25 (20.33%) UNIX
5 25 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (19.51%) LDAP
7 23 (18.70%) SQL
8 22 (17.89%) ITIL
8 22 (17.89%) Oracle Database
9 21 (17.07%) Splunk
10 20 (16.26%) Service Management
11 19 (15.45%) Configuration Management
11 19 (15.45%) Subversion
12 16 (13.01%) NHS
12 16 (13.01%) HTML
12 16 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (12.20%) PL/SQL
13 15 (12.20%) PostgreSQL
14 13 (10.57%) J2EE
14 13 (10.57%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (10.57%) Oracle OWB
15 12 (9.76%) Puppet
16 11 (8.94%) C#
16 11 (8.94%) CSS
17 10 (8.13%) JUnit
17 10 (8.13%) Shell Script
17 10 (8.13%) Open Source
18 9 (7.32%) DbUnit
18 9 (7.32%) Windows

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 3 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.81%) Documentum
2 1 (0.81%) Alfresco
2 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.81%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (0.81%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (4.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (19.51%) LDAP
2 9 (7.32%) HTTP
3 8 (6.50%) DNS
4 7 (5.69%) Firewall
5 4 (3.25%) SSL
6 3 (2.44%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.63%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.63%) Junos
7 2 (1.63%) MPLS
7 2 (1.63%) OSPF
7 2 (1.63%) BGP
7 2 (1.63%) RSVP
7 2 (1.63%) SAN
8 1 (0.81%) Intranet
8 1 (0.81%) VPN
8 1 (0.81%) LAN
8 1 (0.81%) WAN
8 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.89%) Oracle Database
2 15 (12.20%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (10.57%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (10.57%) Oracle OWB
4 8 (6.50%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (5.69%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.07%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.25%) Neo4j
7 4 (3.25%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (3.25%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (2.44%) SQL Server
8 3 (2.44%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.63%) MySQL
10 1 (0.81%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.81%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (15.45%) Subversion
2 10 (8.13%) JUnit
3 9 (7.32%) DbUnit
4 7 (5.69%) Maven
5 6 (4.88%) PVCS
6 5 (4.07%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.07%) Ant
7 3 (2.44%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.63%) Selenium
8 2 (1.63%) Mockito
8 2 (1.63%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.81%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.81%) QUnit
9 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.81%) Sahi
9 1 (0.81%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.81%) JMeter
9 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.81%) JIRA
9 1 (0.81%) WATIR
General
1 2 (1.63%) Finance
1 2 (1.63%) Law
2 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (24.39%) Developer
2 24 (19.51%) Analyst
3 20 (16.26%) Support Analyst
4 17 (13.82%) Java Developer
5 9 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (6.50%) Administrator
6 8 (6.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 8 (6.50%) UNIX Administrator
7 7 (5.69%) Database Analyst
8 6 (4.88%) Architect
9 5 (4.07%) Tester
10 4 (3.25%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (3.25%) Deployment Analyst
10 4 (3.25%) 2nd Line Support
11 3 (2.44%) .NET Developer
11 3 (2.44%) Lead Developer
11 3 (2.44%) Applications Support Analyst
11 3 (2.44%) Support Engineer
11 3 (2.44%) Applications Support
11 3 (2.44%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.01%) HTML
2 13 (10.57%) J2EE
3 11 (8.94%) CSS
4 9 (7.32%) .NET
5 7 (5.69%) Spring
5 7 (5.69%) REST
6 6 (4.88%) Web Services
7 5 (4.07%) Hibernate
8 4 (3.25%) ASP.NET
8 4 (3.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (3.25%) JAX-RS
8 4 (3.25%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (2.44%) jQuery
9 3 (2.44%) WPF
9 3 (2.44%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.63%) XML
10 2 (1.63%) Servlets
10 2 (1.63%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 2 (1.63%) Spring Batch
10 2 (1.63%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.01%) NHS
1 16 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.13%) Open Source
3 5 (4.07%) Cryptography
3 5 (4.07%) User Experience
4 2 (1.63%) Human Factors
4 2 (1.63%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.63%) Smartcard
5 1 (0.81%) GIS
5 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.81%) Replication
5 1 (0.81%) Clustering
5 1 (0.81%) PKI
5 1 (0.81%) Statistics
5 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 26 (21.14%) Linux
2 25 (20.33%) UNIX
3 9 (7.32%) Windows
4 8 (6.50%) Solaris
4 8 (6.50%) CentOS
5 7 (5.69%) Mac OS X
5 7 (5.69%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.81%) Android
8 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (17.89%) ITIL
3 20 (16.26%) Service Management
4 19 (15.45%) Configuration Management
5 9 (7.32%) ETL
5 9 (7.32%) OOD
5 9 (7.32%) OO
6 8 (6.50%) Project Management
7 7 (5.69%) Service Delivery
7 7 (5.69%) MVC
7 7 (5.69%) Web Design
8 6 (4.88%) PRINCE2
8 6 (4.88%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (4.88%) DevOps
9 5 (4.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.07%) Risk Management
9 5 (4.07%) Workflow
9 5 (4.07%) Incident Management
9 5 (4.07%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (3.25%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (34.96%) Java
2 23 (18.70%) SQL
3 15 (12.20%) PL/SQL
4 11 (8.94%) C#
5 10 (8.13%) Shell Script
6 9 (7.32%) Python
7 8 (6.50%) PHP
8 6 (4.88%) JavaScript
8 6 (4.88%) Scala
9 5 (4.07%) Ruby
9 5 (4.07%) C
9 5 (4.07%) VB
10 2 (1.63%) C++
10 2 (1.63%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.81%) R
11 1 (0.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 63 (51.22%) SC Cleared
2 7 (5.69%) BC Cleared
2 7 (5.69%) VCP4
3 6 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.25%) CCNA
5 3 (2.44%) CCSA
6 2 (1.63%) CCIE
6 2 (1.63%) JNCIP
6 2 (1.63%) JNCIE
6 2 (1.63%) CCNP
6 2 (1.63%) Degree
7 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.81%) CCSP
7 1 (0.81%) ISEB
7 1 (0.81%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.07%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.81%) Samba
1 1 (0.81%) VMware Server
1 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.81%) QEMU
1 1 (0.81%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (9.76%) Puppet
2 8 (6.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (4.88%) OpenView
4 2 (1.63%) Nagios
5 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.81%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 46 (37.40%) Oracle
2 21 (17.07%) Splunk
3 8 (6.50%) HP
4 7 (5.69%) Cisco
4 7 (5.69%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.69%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.07%) Sun
6 3 (2.44%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.44%) VMware
6 3 (2.44%) F5
7 2 (1.63%) Remedy
7 2 (1.63%) Juniper
8 1 (0.81%) NetApp
8 1 (0.81%) EMC
8 1 (0.81%) IBM
8 1 (0.81%) Perforce
8 1 (0.81%) Open Text
8 1 (0.81%) Percona
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