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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 33 34 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 8 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.48% 2.23% 6.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.81% 16.67% 35.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 6
Average daily rate
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£444 £178 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -46.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £170 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £276 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £366 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.45% -1.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -32.07%
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
74 48 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 22.91% 13.41% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 22 24
Average daily rate £310 £225 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.77% -29.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £170 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £370 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £23.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 - £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 - £74.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.83%

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
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 28 January 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
Sheffield -3 3 £463 +156.94% 1
Doncaster - 3 £398 -
SC Cleared
Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 28 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (32.14%) Cisco
3 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.00%) ITIL
3 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 6 (21.43%) HP
5 5 (17.86%) ISEB
5 5 (17.86%) Sun
5 5 (17.86%) SLA
5 5 (17.86%) Windows
5 5 (17.86%) AIX
5 5 (17.86%) HPUX
5 5 (17.86%) SAN
5 5 (17.86%) ITSM
5 5 (17.86%) VMware
5 5 (17.86%) Brocade
5 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (17.86%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.29%) Remedy
6 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 3 (10.71%) Citrix
7 3 (10.71%) NetApp
7 3 (10.71%) SQL
7 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
7 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.14%) SAS
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) SAN
2 3 (10.71%) Intranet
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (7.14%) Wireless
3 2 (7.14%) Firewall
3 2 (7.14%) OSPF
3 2 (7.14%) EIGRP
3 2 (7.14%) LAN
3 2 (7.14%) RIP
4 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.57%) TACACS
4 1 (3.57%) BGP
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MSI
1 2 (7.14%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 4 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Principal Security Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Build Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Data Modeller
3 2 (7.14%) Principal Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Applications Packager
3 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Security Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Service Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.57%) Administrator
4 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support
4 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) HP StorageWorks
3 2 (7.14%) e-Health
4 1 (3.57%) NHS
4 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
1 5 (17.86%) AIX
1 5 (17.86%) HPUX
2 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.57%) Windows NT
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) ITSM
2 5 (17.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.71%) Change Management
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
4 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity Management
5 2 (7.14%) Capacity Management
5 2 (7.14%) Network Management
5 2 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.14%) Validation
5 2 (7.14%) Migration
5 2 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.14%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
2 2 (7.14%) VBScript
2 2 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) ISEB
3 3 (10.71%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (10.71%) BC Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.14%) MCSE
5 1 (3.57%) CCNP
5 1 (3.57%) CCNA
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) Firmware
3 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (7.14%) WSUS
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Cisco
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (21.43%) HP
4 5 (17.86%) Sun
4 5 (17.86%) VMware
4 5 (17.86%) Brocade
5 4 (14.29%) Remedy
6 3 (10.71%) Citrix
6 3 (10.71%) NetApp
6 3 (10.71%) CA
7 2 (7.14%) F5
7 2 (7.14%) Riverbed
7 2 (7.14%) ProCurve
7 2 (7.14%) Websense
7 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
7 2 (7.14%) Informatica
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle
8 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.57%) Dell
8 1 (3.57%) BT