The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC 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 Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 25 27 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 20 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.83% 3.51% 5.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.17% 23.91% 32.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 8
Average daily rate
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£363 £425 £178
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +139.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £331 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £440 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £44.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.60 £25.00 £34.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.40 £25.00 £46.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+105.47% -13.09%
SC Cleared
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
71 46 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.15% 14.70% 17.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 27 33
Average daily rate £325 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Average hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £44.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -43.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Doncaster +1 8 £450 -
Sheffield -5 8 £425 - 1
SC Cleared
Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 30 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (40.00%) Windows
3 10 (33.33%) UNIX
4 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (26.67%) ITIL
6 7 (23.33%) Oracle
6 7 (23.33%) Linux
6 7 (23.33%) Apache
6 7 (23.33%) Citrix
7 6 (20.00%) SLA
7 6 (20.00%) SQL
7 6 (20.00%) Migration
7 6 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 5 (16.67%) Web Development
8 5 (16.67%) ZABBIX
8 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 4 (13.33%) PHP
9 4 (13.33%) Java
9 4 (13.33%) IIS
9 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
9 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
9 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
9 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
9 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
9 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
9 4 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (13.33%) FlexPod
9 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (13.33%) Ansible

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (23.33%) Apache
2 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.33%) IIS
2 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.33%) Node.js
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (10.00%) Drupal
3 3 (10.00%) Alfresco
3 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.67%) JBoss
4 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) LAN
1 3 (10.00%) WAN
1 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
1 4 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.33%) HBase
3 1 (3.33%) Redis
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (10.00%) Artifactory
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.33%) Mockito
3 1 (3.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (3.33%) Axure RP
3 1 (3.33%) JUnit
3 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.33%) Maven
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) Grunt
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) General Ledger
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Architect
2 4 (13.33%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Database Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) AWS Developer
5 1 (3.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Symfony
1 3 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (10.00%) Kafka
2 2 (6.67%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (3.33%) jQuery
3 1 (3.33%) HTML5
3 1 (3.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.33%) FlexPod
3 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) UNIX
3 7 (23.33%) Linux
4 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.67%) Windows NT
5 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) ITIL
3 6 (20.00%) Migration
3 6 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (16.67%) Web Development
5 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
5 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (10.00%) Open Source
6 3 (10.00%) DevOps
6 3 (10.00%) Service Management
7 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.67%) TDD
7 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
7 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.67%) Project Management
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
7 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.33%) Software Deployment
8 1 (3.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.33%) PHP
3 4 (13.33%) Java
3 4 (13.33%) Go
4 2 (6.67%) C
5 1 (3.33%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) Perl
5 1 (3.33%) VB
5 1 (3.33%) Python
5 1 (3.33%) Ruby
5 1 (3.33%) Scala
5 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Docker
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Server
4 1 (3.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) ZABBIX
2 4 (13.33%) Puppet
2 4 (13.33%) Ansible
3 3 (10.00%) Kubernetes
3 3 (10.00%) Unicenter
4 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.33%) WSUS
4 1 (3.33%) SCCM
4 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.33%) OpenView
4 1 (3.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
1 7 (23.33%) Citrix
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) CA
3 3 (10.00%) Peregrine
3 3 (10.00%) Remedy
3 3 (10.00%) Percona
4 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow
4 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
4 2 (6.67%) NetApp
4 2 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Dell
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) Juniper
5 1 (3.33%) Nimsoft
5 1 (3.33%) Spiceworks
5 1 (3.33%) SaltStack
5 1 (3.33%) McAfee