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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 33 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 14 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.47% 1.63% 6.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.11% 15.15% 34.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 7
Average daily rate
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£356 £310 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.91% -7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £310 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £310 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £44.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £20.31 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+69.84% -5.52%
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
45 33 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 11.14% 10.75% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 17 28
Average daily rate £300 £310 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £120 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £440 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 9
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £44.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -54.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

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 3 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 3 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 10 £450 - 2
Sheffield - 1 £220 - 1
SC Cleared
Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (45.45%) UNIX
4 7 (31.82%) ITIL
5 6 (27.27%) Linux
5 6 (27.27%) SQL
5 6 (27.27%) Incident Management
5 6 (27.27%) Migration
5 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle
6 5 (22.73%) SLA
6 5 (22.73%) Citrix
7 4 (18.18%) Project Management
7 4 (18.18%) IIS
7 4 (18.18%) Apache
7 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
7 4 (18.18%) FlexPod
7 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
7 4 (18.18%) Web Development
8 3 (13.64%) Supplier Management
8 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
8 3 (13.64%) LAN
8 3 (13.64%) WAN
8 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
8 3 (13.64%) NetApp
8 3 (13.64%) Service Management
8 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 4 (18.18%) IIS
1 4 (18.18%) Apache
1 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) LAN
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 2 (9.09%) Intranet
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle ODI
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
1 3 (13.64%) Analyst
1 3 (13.64%) Consultant
1 3 (13.64%) Database Consultant
1 3 (13.64%) Service Manager
1 3 (13.64%) Server Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) Technical Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Architect
2 2 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
2 2 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
3 1 (4.55%) Developer
3 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
3 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Administrator
3 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 4 (18.18%) FlexPod
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) UNIX
3 6 (27.27%) Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) Windows NT
5 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Incident Management
2 6 (27.27%) Migration
3 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (18.18%) Web Development
3 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 4 (18.18%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
4 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
4 3 (13.64%) Supplier Management
5 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity Management
5 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) VB
2 1 (4.55%) C
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) Perl
2 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) ISEB
2 2 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (9.09%) BC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) OpenView
1 1 (4.55%) Unicenter
1 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.55%) WSUS
1 1 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
1 5 (22.73%) Citrix
2 3 (13.64%) NetApp
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) HP
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.55%) Nimsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Juniper
4 1 (4.55%) CA
4 1 (4.55%) Dell
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Peregrine
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) Remedy
4 1 (4.55%) McAfee