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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 23 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 35 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.41% 2.25% 2.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.43% 18.97% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 5 3
Average daily rate £450 £400 £264
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +51.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £272 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £440 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -2.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +60.00%
Security 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
115 58 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 21.06% 11.86% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 40 16
Average daily rate £413 £300 £264
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +13.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £140 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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

Security Cleared
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 29 April 2016.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Security Cleared
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 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +6 28 £450 +104.54%
Doncaster +3 3 £440 +3.52%
Security Cleared
Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 40 (67.80%) SC Cleared
2 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (23.73%) Java
3 14 (23.73%) SQL
3 14 (23.73%) Linux
4 13 (22.03%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (22.03%) Finance
4 13 (22.03%) Jenkins
5 12 (20.34%) Scrum
6 11 (18.64%) Windows
6 11 (18.64%) Puppet
7 10 (16.95%) Project Management
7 10 (16.95%) Configuration Management
8 9 (15.25%) Active Directory
8 9 (15.25%) Artifactory
8 9 (15.25%) nginx
8 9 (15.25%) GitLab
9 8 (13.56%) Git (software)
9 8 (13.56%) Data Architecture
9 8 (13.56%) DevOps
9 8 (13.56%) NoSQL
9 8 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (13.56%) Oracle
10 7 (11.86%) CheckPoint
10 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
10 7 (11.86%) MongoDB
10 7 (11.86%) Docker
10 7 (11.86%) GitHub
10 7 (11.86%) Analytics
10 7 (11.86%) Windows 7

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 9 (15.25%) nginx
2 5 (8.47%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.39%) Apache
3 2 (3.39%) JBoss
3 2 (3.39%) SAS
3 2 (3.39%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.69%) Node.js
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Office
2 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) GitHub
2 6 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.39%) IaaS
3 2 (3.39%) PaaS
3 2 (3.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) Firewall
2 4 (6.78%) DNS
3 2 (3.39%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (3.39%) DHCP
3 2 (3.39%) DMZ
3 2 (3.39%) Network Security
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.69%) Internet
4 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (13.56%) NoSQL
2 7 (11.86%) MongoDB
3 6 (10.17%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
5 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
6 3 (5.08%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (3.39%) Apache Hive
7 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.39%) HBase
7 2 (3.39%) MySQL
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (3.39%) Pentaho
7 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (22.03%) Jenkins
2 9 (15.25%) Artifactory
2 9 (15.25%) GitLab
3 8 (13.56%) Git (software)
4 6 (10.17%) Maven
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (5.08%) Subversion
6 2 (3.39%) ERwin
6 2 (3.39%) JIRA
6 2 (3.39%) JUnit
6 2 (3.39%) MSI
6 2 (3.39%) Selenium
6 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.69%) Ant
7 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.69%) Gradle
7 1 (1.69%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.69%) Spock
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Advertising
2 4 (6.78%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.39%) Billing
3 2 (3.39%) Local Government
4 1 (1.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (18.64%) Developer
2 8 (13.56%) Analyst
2 8 (13.56%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) Network Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) Senior Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Service Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Architect
5 4 (6.78%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 4 (6.78%) DBA
5 4 (6.78%) Java Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (6.78%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
5 4 (6.78%) SSAS Developer
5 4 (6.78%) SSIS Developer
5 4 (6.78%) SSRS Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) MCollective
1 6 (10.17%) Sensu
2 3 (5.08%) REST
2 3 (5.08%) Web Services
3 2 (3.39%) CSS
3 2 (3.39%) HTML
3 2 (3.39%) J2EE
3 2 (3.39%) jQuery
3 2 (3.39%) LAMP
3 2 (3.39%) SOAP
3 2 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (3.39%) XML
4 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.69%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.69%) HTML5
4 1 (1.69%) JSON
4 1 (1.69%) Spring
4 1 (1.69%) Spring MVC
4 1 (1.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.39%) Clustering
2 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.39%) PMI
2 2 (3.39%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Linux
2 11 (18.64%) Windows
3 7 (11.86%) Windows 7
4 6 (10.17%) CoreOS
5 4 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.78%) Windows Server
6 3 (5.08%) CentOS
7 2 (3.39%) Unix
7 2 (3.39%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.39%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.69%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.03%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (20.34%) Scrum
4 10 (16.95%) Configuration Management
4 10 (16.95%) Project Management
5 8 (13.56%) Data Architecture
5 8 (13.56%) DevOps
6 7 (11.86%) Analytics
7 6 (10.17%) ITIL
7 6 (10.17%) Load Balancing
7 6 (10.17%) Migration
7 6 (10.17%) SDLC
8 4 (6.78%) Data Migration
8 4 (6.78%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.08%) BDD
9 3 (5.08%) Data Management
9 3 (5.08%) MVC
9 3 (5.08%) Open Source
9 3 (5.08%) TDD
10 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.73%) Java
1 14 (23.73%) SQL
2 6 (10.17%) C#
2 6 (10.17%) Erlang
2 6 (10.17%) Go
2 6 (10.17%) Python
2 6 (10.17%) Ruby
3 5 (8.47%) PL/SQL
4 4 (6.78%) PowerShell
4 4 (6.78%) Shell Script
4 4 (6.78%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.39%) PHP
5 2 (3.39%) Scala
5 2 (3.39%) VBA
6 1 (1.69%) C
6 1 (1.69%) Clojure
6 1 (1.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 40 (67.80%) SC Cleared
2 7 (11.86%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (10.17%) CCNP
3 6 (10.17%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.78%) CCSA
4 4 (6.78%) CCSE
5 3 (5.08%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (3.39%) CCNA
6 2 (3.39%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (3.39%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.69%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) Disclosure Scotland
1 5 (8.47%) QA
1 5 (8.47%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (15.25%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.86%) Docker
3 6 (10.17%) Ceph
3 6 (10.17%) GlusterFS
4 2 (3.39%) DFS Replication
4 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (18.64%) Puppet
2 6 (10.17%) Ansible
2 6 (10.17%) Graphite
2 6 (10.17%) HAProxy
2 6 (10.17%) Kubernetes
2 6 (10.17%) logstash
3 3 (5.08%) Nagios
3 3 (5.08%) Opsview
3 3 (5.08%) SCCM
4 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (3.39%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.69%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Oracle
2 7 (11.86%) CheckPoint
2 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.17%) F5
4 5 (8.47%) Cisco
5 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.08%) CA
7 2 (3.39%) Dell
7 2 (3.39%) HP
7 2 (3.39%) Informatica
7 2 (3.39%) Tableau
7 2 (3.39%) VMware
8 1 (1.69%) Genesys
8 1 (1.69%) Peregrine
8 1 (1.69%) Remedy
8 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.69%) Spiceworks