The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 16 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 23 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.28% 6.41% 6.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.82% 41.67% 33.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 8
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£362 £175 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+106.85% -52.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £160 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £200 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £33.30 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.92% +48.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £18.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+36.11% -30.76%
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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
68 60 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.58% 15.38% 19.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 39 33
Average daily rate £356 £250 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.40% -30.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £170 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £458 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 6
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.69 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.18% +3.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Security 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 Security Cleared within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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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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 -7 7 £425 +142.85% 1
Doncaster -3 3 £425 +60.37% 1
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 23 (82.14%) SC Cleared
2 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 9 (32.14%) Windows
4 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 6 (21.43%) SLA
5 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (17.86%) SCCM
6 5 (17.86%) Citrix
6 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
6 5 (17.86%) ITIL
7 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
7 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 4 (14.29%) Finance
7 4 (14.29%) Migration
7 4 (14.29%) Data Management
7 4 (14.29%) VMware
7 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
8 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (10.71%) Degree
8 3 (10.71%) Series 60
8 3 (10.71%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
8 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (10.71%) Data Security
8 3 (10.71%) Management Information System

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Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
3 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) Internet
3 2 (7.14%) 3G
4 1 (3.57%) SSH
4 1 (3.57%) PuTTY
4 1 (3.57%) Firewall
4 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
4 1 (3.57%) SSL
4 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) InstallShield
2 2 (7.14%) MSI
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Server Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Data Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Build Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Packager
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Series 60
2 1 (3.57%) Spring
2 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.57%) COM
2 1 (3.57%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.71%) NHS
3 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 2 (7.14%) UNIX
4 2 (7.14%) Linux
4 2 (7.14%) Windows NT
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Migration
2 4 (14.29%) Data Management
2 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
3 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (10.71%) Data Security
4 2 (7.14%) Service Management
4 2 (7.14%) Validation
4 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.57%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.57%) Data Governance
5 1 (3.57%) Resource Management
5 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Information Governance
5 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.57%) CMMI
5 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) C
2 2 (7.14%) VBScript
2 2 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.57%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) MCSE
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.14%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) CIPD
4 1 (3.57%) CCAB
4 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) SCCM
2 3 (10.71%) Unicenter
3 1 (3.57%) WSUS
3 1 (3.57%) Hyperic
3 1 (3.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Citrix
3 4 (14.29%) VMware
4 3 (10.71%) Remedy
4 3 (10.71%) CA
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.57%) NetApp
5 1 (3.57%) Dell
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle